Northern Michigan Restaurants: The Rowe Inn, located in the quaint Northern Michigan town of Ellsworth is hosting a handful of fabulous special events that will get your date night plans back on schedule. With a focus on fresh local ingredients and French techniques, The Rowe Inn has a signature ambiance known for its relaxed atmosphere that is centered on the culinary experience. The Rowe features seasonal menus and an expansive wine list to please on any occasion. Tucked between Traverse City and Petoskey, the Rowe makes for a delicious stopping place during your Northern Michigan visit. But don't just take our word, the Rowe has received rave endorsements from reviewers including Time Magazine and The Connoisseur UP NORTH. Check out the 2013 itinerary of events and specials at this Northern Michigan restaurant.

Staycation UpNorth:

The Rowe is partnering with House on the Hill to offer a special two day weekday get-away. Your $300 package includes two nights in a luxury room at House on the Hill, and shuttle service to the Rowe where you'll receive dinner for two with full menu options (wine and tip not included).

Tasting Tuesdays:

Every Tuesday through May Five small courses, $25 per person Small wine tasting accompaniment totals $35 per person

Thursday "Date Nights":

Thursdays, 7 pm Two dinners, $50 per couple With a bottle of wine $70 per couple (Rowe picks the wine to accompany both entrees)

Local Food Global Wine:

Saturday, March 16, 2013, 7 pm Traverse Magazine's wine expert Tim Tebeau of U.S. Wine Imports joins Chef Tom Webb in bringing you an awesome Burgundy Dinner. Five courses with wine pairings, $65 per person.

Encore 40's & 50's Review:

A return to the music and food of the 40's and 50's Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 7 pm Five courses five wines, $100 per person

Morel Dinner:

Wednesday, May 15 through Saturday, May 18, 2013, 7 pm and Sunday, May 19, 6 pm Five courses based on UpNorth Michigan's favorite mushroom $75 per person—wine bouquet not included

"French Women For all Seasons" by Mireille Guiliano:

Dinner from the sequel to "Why French Women Don't Get Fat" Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 7 pm An evening of sumptuous pleasure, $75 per person

Sunday Brunches:

Noon to 2 pm. A three course brunch with appetizer, entree and dessert selections from our regular menu, $25 per person Reservations requested.

Wine Tastings:

Private wine tastings are available by appointment only Call 231.588.7351 to arrange your tasting

For more information and to view the menu, visit The Rowe Inn website.

For more Northern Michigan events, check out the MyNorth event calendar!