Recent Mackinac Island Articles
Final Ode to Summer: Northern Michigan Events this September 2022
Celebrate the final weeks of summer and prepare to welcome a gorgeous Northern Michigan fall with these local events, end-of-summer celebrations and...
Libby’s Picks: Events Happening this Weekend August 25-28
From the annual Polka Festival in Cedar to a Summer Wine Dinner Series at WaterFire Vineyards, here are the Northern Michigan events you’re not...
Plan Your Dream Mackinac Island Wedding at Mission Point Resort
We hear wedding bells! This September, engaged couples can plan their dream wedding at the Mackinac Island Wedding Show held annually at Mission...
Red Hot Best Weddings: 2022 Winners for Best Wedding Venues
Say “I do” to lakeside ceremonies and lush garden receptions that will make your Northern Michigan wedding unforgettable. From elegant vineyards on...
Red Hot Best Lodging: 2022 Winners for Best Hotel, Inn, Resort, B&B
Feel at home on your vacation Up North! From elegant Victorian-era inns to contemporary resorts, relax and recharge for all of your Northern...
Red Hot Best Gifts: 2022 Winners for Best Jewelry, Gift & Pet Stores
Take the beauty of Northern Michigan wherever you go! From elegant jewelry to quirky knickknacks to pet items, find something for all your loved...
Red Hot Best Breakfast: 2022 Winners for Bakery, Coffee Shop & Restaurant
It’s always a good morning with local breakfasts and brews! From delectable donuts to beautiful brunches, start your day in Northern Michigan the...
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what to do with Kids on Mackinac Island
Fun Mackinac Facts for Kids
Kids will have a great time on Mackinac Island or at Fort Michilimackinac even if they don’t know these fun—and sometimes gory—facts. But why not share some of the history, including links to terrific articles you can read together, so all of you get the very most out of a visit to the Mackinac Straits region?
Five Free Stops on a Mackinac Island Bike Ride
Explore Arch Rock and British Landing, take a swim and take in the view all on your Mackinac Island bike ride.
Butterfly House, Carriage Rides and More
Step into a beautiful oasis where butterflies of every type fly free and often settle upon you or your little one. Then grab some fudge and take a carriage ride around the island.
Fudge! A Mackinac Island Must
Mackinac Island discovered a long time ago that it has the perfect climate for making fudge and the island has never looked back. Take your kids to watch fudge being made, then find a beautiful spot to dig in!