Recent and Featured Attractions Articles

  • Biking on Mackinac Island Biking on Mackinac Island

    Biking on Mackinac Island is one of the island’s best attractions and an integral part of a Northern Michigan vacation. You can either bring your own bike over […]

  • Paddle Antrim Festival 2016 Registration Opens for Paddle Antrim Festival 2016

    In September, the non-profit organization Paddle Antrim hosts their annual event celebrating our amazing waterways of Northern Michigan. Held September 16 and 17, water lovers are invited to kayak […]

  • Matt Carissimi/Photography Intern M-119’s Tunnel of Trees

    Northern Michigan Attractions: Find the winding, breathtaking Tunnel of Trees (M-119) near Petoskey and the scenic route to Mackinac Island.

  • ironton ferry Charlevoix’s Ironton Ferry Turns 90

    Happy 90th birthday, Ironton Ferry! The short, sweet ride across the narrows of the South Arm of Lake Charlevoix has been a Northern Michigan tradition since 1876 […]

  • mackinac island forts Mackinac Island Forts

    Mackinac Island is home to two historic forts: Fort Mackinac and Fort Holmes. A visit to these extraordinarily well-preserved sites is about as close to a marching […]

  • grand traverse bay coal dock Renaming Former Grand Traverse Bay Coal Dock Open to Public

    On June 7, Rotary Camps & Services of Traverse City will open the former Traverse City Light & Power coal dock in Greilickville to the public for the […]

  • mackinaw city attractions Mackinaw City Attractions

    Set on the Straits of Mackinac, Mackinaw City has plenty of beautiful beaches and a first-class view of the Mackinac Bridge. The lakeside city also has lots […]

  • Grand Hotel The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island

    The Grand Hotel is an epicenter of Mackinac Island, and a visit to the storied attraction should be on the checklist of every visitor to Mackinac Island—even […]

  • Mackinac Island Top 10 Island TripAdvisor Names Mackinac Island Top 10 Island in U.S.

    TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel website, just announced what we already knew: Mackinac Island is one of the Top 10 islands in the United States. With its sweeping Great […]

  • Artists from Interlochen “Artists from Interlochen” Music Recitals at Kirkbride Hall

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Interlochen Center for the Arts) INTERLOCHEN/TRAVERSE CITY: In celebration of a new partnership with Kirkbride Hall at the Village at […]

  • Michigan Beer & Brat Festival Michigan Beer & Brat Festival at Crystal Mountain

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Crystal Mountain) THOMPSONVILLE: One of Northern Michigan’s favorite Memorial Day Weekend traditions enters its second decade on Saturday, May 28 as […]

  • Glen Lake Restaurant Week Participating Restaurants for Glen Lake Restaurant Week 2016

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce) GLEN ARBOR: Glen Lake Restaurant Week offers an array of dining options “from French fries […]

  • Northern Michigan event Get Your Northern Michigan Event Tickets via MyNorthTickets

    You know that silent supercalifragilistic anticipation-filled moment right before the red curtain goes up? When was the last time you felt it? Thanks to MyNorthTickets, you can […]

  • Petoskey winter activities Petoskey Winter Activities and Snow Sports

    Petoskey is Michigan’s snow sports mecca. Surrounded by three of the best ski resorts in Northern Michigan and home to a free winter sports park, this town embraces the […]

  • Great Lakes Equestrian Festival Great Lakes Equestrian Festival 2016 in Traverse City

    MyNorth News Service (Press Release provided by Great Lakes Equestrian Festival) TRAVERSE CITY: The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival returns this July to the beautiful Flintfields Equestrian Center […]

  • Northern Michigan vacation 10 Ways to Wing a Northern Michigan Vacation in April

    Spring makes you want to soar, right? So make your April Up North getaway about the sky. Find 10 visit-worthy Northern Michigan vacation enticements here, originally published in the April 2016 […]

  • Petoskey Petoskey Attractions

    In 2013, Petoskey, Michigan was rated by the Smithsonian Magazine as one of America’s Best Small Towns, which isn’t surprising to visitors or residents. With breathtaking natural […]

  • wineries in Traverse City Wineries in Traverse City and Old Mission Peninsula

    Taking a day to savor the wines and the gorgeous landscapes of Traverse City and Old Mission Peninsula is a delightful Northern Michigan vacation attraction (designated driver […]

  • Traverse City Microbreweries Traverse City Microbreweries

    Traverse City, which Draft Magazine named “one of 3 emerging beer towns,” boasts 11 microbreweries across town from eclectic to traditional. Check out the list of Traverse City […]

  • traverse city boating Traverse City Boating

    On the hottest summer days, enjoy a summertime treat on one of the many bodies of water around Traverse City. Check out some of the best places […]