Interlochen Articles

18 Holiday Events Across Northern Michigan This December

It's the most wonderful time of the year! From lantern-lit hikes to brunch with Santa, these 18 festive Northern Michigan events celebrate winter's...

October 2023: 20 Fall Events to Explore in Northern Michigan

October’s arrival in Northern Michigan signals pumpkin picking, hay rides, cider sipping and harvest festivities. It’s also the perfect time to tack...

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...

Ashlyn’s Picks: 12 Events to Explore This Weekend, April 27-30

We're wrapping up April in Northern Michigan with wildflower hikes at Sleeping Bear Dunes, birding at nature preserves, an alpaca meet and greet,...

7 Pristine Northern Michigan Nature Hikes with Stunning Scenery

Take a victory lap on a Northern Michigan trail at one of these properties, saved from development forever by local area land conservancies—and...


Interlochen Center for the Arts

The Overview

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Ten Interlochen Alumni Nominated for 2020 Grammy Award

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Interlochen Region Outdoors

Guide to Beaches in Interlochen Region

Five Trails in the Traverse City Region

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Interlochen Region Restaurants

Hof Brau Makes the List for Brunch

Guide to Traverse City Region Restaurants

Interlochen Region Craft Drink

Traverse City Breweries, Good Beer, Good Vibes

Up North Kids

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!

Getting to Northern Michigan