Northern Michigan Events: Autumn in Northern Michigan is a beautiful time, and Crystal Mountain Resort and Spa in Thompsonville is the perfect place to take it all in. Whether you're looking for Northern Michigan events for you and the family or a getaway with friends, Crystal Mountain's September events will get you Up North.

Saturdays in September

Spend your Saturdays in September enjoying Mountain Activities, like hopping on your mountain bike and tearing down the hill, taking a family hike in Michigan Legacy Art Park, cruising down the Crystal Coaster Alpine Slide, or exploring our favorite color tour routes. Don't let this gorgeous season pass you by. Learn more.

Swim Lessons at Peak Fitness Center

Sign up today for the September 17th or 24th swim lessons. Crystal Mountain offers four different swim level classes, including parent/child, as well as private or semi-private lessons. Get an early start on lessons so kids are set to spend their days out on Lake Michigan next summer. Learn more.

Crystal Trifecta

Join the Crystal Trifecta Downhill Mountain Bike Race Series on September 22, with the final race taking place after the Peak2Peak Mountain Bike Classic on October 13, 2012. Register for each race individually or sign up for the whole series. Racers will earn points for placement in each race toward an overall final podium. Each race will feature a different downhill trail. Learn more.

Destination: Plein Air

This three-day wellness program, September 26-28, combines plein air painting with leading artists, fitness classes, a cooking class including dinner, a guided hike through the Art Park, and access to the Crystal Spa. Participants will also enjoy an opening night cocktail reception and a tea on the final day to display their artwork created during the workshops. Learn more.

Ski Racer Sale

Join various ski reps and area coaches to pick out the best race equipment for you, September 30th, Noon to 3:00 p.m. Ski reps will show and take orders for the new 2012/13 ski racing equipment. Get properly sized for your new race boots and race skis. Most race equipment is custom ordered that day and shipped to Mountain Sports shortly afterwards for pickup. Learn more.

Season Pass Sale Ends October 1st, 2012!

Itching to be out on the slopes? We are too! Ski or board all winter long with the 2012-13 Premier Season Pass. They're on sale now for as low as $259 each. So, get passes for the whole family because the more you buy, the more you save; but hurry up, this deal is only good through the end of September. Get yours here!

Check out the Events Calendar for more Northern Michigan events!