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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...

How to Sip Like a Local: Petoskey Region Wine, Beer & Spirits

Spend a day (or a whole weekend) exploring the Petoskey region, and top off your summer adventures with a cold drink at a hip brewery, winery or...

Dining Al Fresco: Best Petoskey Region Outdoor Dining Spots

Longing for a leisurely lunch with a lovely view? Take a table outside at one of these amazing restaurants that offer outdoor dining this summer in...

8 of the Best Petoskey Region Beaches to Explore this Summer

Personalize your beach day! In this region overflowing with water, there’s always a place in the sand tailored for you and yours, from Petoskey to...

Your Ultimate 2023 Insider’s Guide to the Petoskey Region

Get the inside scoop! From visiting a lavender farm in Boyne City to grabbing a pasty in St. Ignace, here are 6 ways to make the most of your...

3 Retro Inn & Lodge Escapes in Northern Michigan

These Northern Michigan hotels are rocking vintage vacation vibes. Head to Traverse City, Harbor Springs and Trout Lake in the Upper Peninsula for...

May Events 2023: Mother’s Day, Memorial Weekend & Wine Month

With spring in full bloom, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate May in Northern Michigan! From Mother's Day brunches to Wine Month excursions,...

Ashlyn’s Picks: Northern Michigan Easter Brunches, Egg Hunts & Events

On the hunt for Easter plans? We've rounded up 20 egg hunts, family outings and brunches taking place this weekend, April 8–9, across Northern...


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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!