Today: Adult Cherry Pie Eating Contest at the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City
It’s the adult pie eating contest at the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City on Wednesday, July 7, and Friday, July 9, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.Today: Bake a Cherry Pie at the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City
The Grand Traverse Pie Make & Bake happens Monday, July 5, through Friday, July 9 at 1 p.m. at the National Cherry Festival in Traverse City.30 Things to Know About the Northern Michigan Wine Scene
30 tips, insider news and suggestions for Northern Michigan wine and wine travel.Ten Northern Michigan Outings for $30 or Less
Ten awesome Northern Michigan things to do that cost $30 or less, from a half day at Boyne’s Avalanche Park to touring Grand Traverse Lighthouse.Video: Guntzvillers Spirit of the Woods Museum and Gift Shop
Guntzviller’s Spirit of the Woods Museum, located between Traverse City and Elk Rapids, is an interactive experience featuring diaramas of Michigan wildlife.In Petoskey Don't Hail A Taxi, Hail a Pedicab
Petoskey’s pedal-powered taxi cabs, pedicabs, are ready for Petoskey tours and transportation.Madame La Framboise Harbour View Inn Preserves the Story of a 19th Century French/Indian Mackinac Island Entrepreneur
Madame La Framboise Harbour View Inn has preserved the home of Magdelaine La Framboise, a 19th century rags-to-riches story of a young half-French, half-Native American widow who went on to become one of Mackinac Island’s most successful entrepreneurs and philanthropists.The Gruesome Medical Breakthrough of Dr. William Beaumont on Mackinac Island
When Dr. William Beaumont, a Mackinac Island Army doctor in 1822, realized he could dip food into a wounded voyageur’s stomach and watch what happened, he knew he was onto something big. Dr. William Beaumont’s ensuing decade of experiments changed the medical world. The life of his human guinea pig was changed from the beginning.Kids Up North: Fun Ideas for Sharing Northern Michigan with Your Children
MyNorth.com is launching Kids Up North, a regular series making it easy to share Northern Michigan with the kids in your life. Parents will find ideas for raising healthy kids with easy kids activities, kids projects and kids ideas of all kinds, including Northern Michigan outdoor and indoor activities, attractions, deals and more.Plan Your Mackinac Island Getaway: Here’s What Mission Point Has to Offer
Three reasons that Mission Point Resort on Mackinac Island is perfect for families.There’s Still Time to Celebrate National Cherry Month in Traverse City
Find chocolate covered cherries, dried cherries, cherry tarts, cherry juice, sour cherry patches, cherry pie and even cherry wine in the Cherry Capital of the World.Traverse City's New Roller Derby Team
Woman’s Dream Joins Forces as the New Traverse City Roller Derby Team Announces they are Here to Stay.Talk to the Animals at SEE-North’s Twelfth Night
The “Twelfth Night” legend comes alive at SEE-North’s annual excursion where the animals speak in the woods around Boyne Highlands in Harbor Springs.Video: Pumpkin Tips and Types at Pond Hill Farm in Harbor Springs
Pond Hill Farm in Harbor Springs offers tips on picking a pumpkin and shows the variety including jarrahdale (blue) pumpkins from India, the pretty Cinderella or even giant pumpkins weighing several hundred pounds.Make It A Traverse City Day Trip: Old Mission Lighthouse and Beach
Traverse City’s Old Mission Peninsula is worth a drive no matter the destination, but Peninsula Township Park is a spectacular destination with pristine beach, hiking trails and the Old Mission Lighthouse.Explore Charlevoix's Enchanting Waterfront, Then Dive In!
Charlevoix is a gorgeous Lake Michigan coastal town with access to the both Big Lake and Lake Charlevoix, a beautiful marina, waterside park, shops and restaurants.Music Is in the Air at Petoskey’s Bay View. Listen In.
Bay View’s Classical Jam Band Camp director, Ranaan Meyer, double bassist for Time for Three, introduces us to the camp and accompanies a visual tour of the beautiful, turn-of-the-century Methodist retreat in Petoskey with a rendition of “Amazing Grace” on the double bass.Sit Back at Mackinac Island's Most Grand Hotel
Step back in time and rock on the porch of Mackinac Island’s spectacular Grand Hotel.Drive Tunnel of Trees to Good Hart’s Market Days
There are fewer drives more beautiful than M-119, the Tunnel of Trees, from Harbor Springs to Good Hart. Ride along on this video, ending at Good Hart’s Saturday Market Days.Three Steps to a Romantic Mackinac Island Day
Start with breakfast while watching the waves, then a lovely trip around the island, ending at The Grand Hotel for dinner, and discover Mackinac Island, made for romance.