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Red Hot Best 2021: Northern Michigan’s Top 7 Global Restaurants

From authentic Mexican and Asian cuisine, to homemade Polish dishes, the North is brimming with global eateries serving up delicious fare from...

16 March Events to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day & Spring Up North

With spring on the horizon and St. Patrick’s Day around the corner, you're not going to want to miss these March events in Northern Michigan. From...

Make Memories This Winter at Otsego Resort in Gaylord

| PAID CONTENT Winter adventures are waiting for you at Otsego Resort in Gaylord. Located at the highest point of the...

Red Hot Best 2021: Top 7 Happy Hours in Northern Michigan

From food truck parks in Petoskey and Traverse City to a pink-themed pub and restaurant on Mackinac Island, here are your top 7 Red Hot Best winning...

Red Hot Best 2021: Top 7 Local TV People in Northern Michigan

Did your favorite Northern Michigan TV personalities make the list? From a passionate local weatherman to the reporter you listen to each morning,...

Red Hot Best 2021: Top 7 Places to Buy a Gift in Northern Michigan

From birthday gifts and cards to Petoskey stone jewelry, these Northern Michigan gift shops have it all. Here are your favorite, Red Hot Best...



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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!