Charlevoix Articles

Get Thanksgiving To-Go at these 13 Northern Michigan Restaurants

If waking up before sunrise to start cooking a turkey or spending all day preparing sides doesn't sound ideal, here are some local restaurants...

31 Festive Northern Michigan Events Happening in November

November welcomes holiday festivities and end-of-fall events! From wine tastings to holiday markets, light parades and more, here are 31 local...

Northern Michigan’s Red Hot Best Breakfast, Coffee & Bakery

Start your day off right with Northern Michigan's best breakfast! Explore the 2023 Red Hot Best winners for best breakfast, bakery and coffee shop...

Northern Michigan’s Best Happy Hours, Wineries & Local Sips

Searching for the best places to grab a craft drink across Northern Michigan? From Frankfort to the Upper Peninsula and beyond, here are your 2023...

Ashlyn’s Picks: 8 Summer Events for This Weekend, June 23-25

From kite flying on the beach to a Rainbow Run on the trails, we're looking forward to another fun summer weekend in Northern Michigan, June 23-25....

RHB 2023: The Best of the Charlevoix & Chain of Lakes Region

The votes have been counted and the results are in for the BEST in the Charlevoix & Chain of Lakes region. From Bellaire to Boyne City, here are...

Sip Like a Local in Charlevoix & the Torch Lake Region

From the ultimate Torch Lake tour to Charlevoix's best breweries, explore Northern Michigan's leading wineries, breweries, distilleries and more....

Dining Al Fresco: Best Charlevoix Region Outdoor Dining Spots

Dining outside on a beautiful day with a stunning view is a vacation in itself. Here’s your go-to list for outdoor dining in the Chain of Lakes...

Plan Your Beach Day in the Charlevoix Chain of Lakes Region

A region of beautiful beaches! From Lake Michigan to inland lakes, the Charlevoix and Chain of Lakes region is filled with an array of shorelines....

Red Hot Best Winners 2023: The Best of Northern Michigan

The 2023 Red Hot Best results are in! Explore all 46 categories, 8 regions and 900+ winners below or search by region and make this your Red Hot...


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Summer Camps for Kids

These Northern Michigan summer camps embrace a love of the outdoors and the arts.

Endless Summer Family Fun

There are endless opportunities for outdoor fun, so we’ve created this list of 10 healthy and affordable Northern Michigan summer activities to keep your family moving. 

Best Beaches For Kids

We asked our readers to share their favorite spots to take young children to cool off (bonus points for places with playgrounds, restrooms, and picnic tables). These are their picks for best Northern Michigan beaches for kids.

Fun Things To Do With Kids in Traverse City (even on rainy days!)

From exploring the Children's Museum to family-friendly wineries, Traverse City offers endless options for kids and families!

Best Biking For Kids

Sometimes difficult terrain or cars zipping by can make riding too difficult for kids. Read on for our picks of the best Northern Michigan bike trails for kids.

Make It a Day on Mackinac Island

Forts, fudge, biking the island and horse-drawn carriage rides. It's kid heaven...and parents love it, too!