Recent Summer Articles

Golf, Dine, Relax, Repeat on an Otsego Resort Summer Vacation

| PAID CONTENT Otsego Resort in Gaylord has been a Northern Michigan vacation destination for more than...

5 Summer Cruises You Can’t Miss on the Straits of Mackinac

There's so much to see along the Straits of Mackinac, and the best way to experience it all is aboard a Star Line or Shepler's ferry cruise. From...

How to Voyage to the North Manitou Shoal Light this Summer

After years of dreaming up tours of the North Manitou Shoal Light, it is finally becoming a reality. Thanks to the North Manitou Light Keepers,...

Outdoor Dining in Leelanau County

Leelanau County is known for its gorgeous beaches, endless outdoor activities, colorful towns and delicious restaurants. Explore our list of...

Traverse City’s Sara Hardy Farmers Market Summer Updates

June brings us a bounty of fresh produce and you can find it all at the Sara Hardy Downtown Farmers Market. Find out how the 2020 season went and...

Parallel 45 Celebrates 11 Years with Outdoor Summer Events

Traverse City's Parallel 45 Theatre celebrates 11 years with a fully outdoor season, new events and a brand new producing director. See what they're...

St. Ignace to Host Annual Car Show, New Cruises in June

PAID CONTENT Reimagined and all revved up, the beloved St. Ignace Car Show returns in June, plus a new series of cruises throughout the eastern U.P....

Your Ultimate Guide to Visiting Ludington State Park

Ludington State Park is comprised of nearly 5,300 acres of scenic sand dunes, ponds, marshlands and forests. Situated between Hamlin Lake and Lake...


Upcoming Northern Michigan Events

07may01octSmall Works Holiday Exhibition - Call For Entry(may 7) 9:00 am - (october 1) 5:00 pm Glen Arbor Arts Center

28may(may 28)9:00 am19aug(aug 19)3:00 pmFood Is Art / Art Is Food(may 28) 9:00 am - (august 19) 3:00 pm Glen Arbor Arts Center

31may12:00 amAlden Dinky Doors"Dinky Doors" have appeared in Alden, Michigan!(may 31) 12:00 am Alden, Michigan, Alden, Michigan

18jun(jun 18)10:00 am04sep(sep 4)5:00 pmBeneath the Moon and Under the Sun: Landscape Paintings by Heidi A. Marshall(june 18) 10:00 am - (september 4) 5:00 pm Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey, 461 E Mitchell St, Petoskey, MI 49770

18jun(jun 18)10:00 am04sep(sep 4)5:00 pmPast Is Present: A Dart Featured Artist Retrospective(june 18) 10:00 am - (september 4) 5:00 pm Crooked Tree Arts Center - Petoskey, 461 E Mitchell St, Petoskey, MI 49770

It’s Summer!

Ten Summer Escapes

Tour M119 Tunnel of Trees

Best Beaches Across the North...By Region

Sleeping Bear Dunes Beaches, Trails & More

Beautiful Winery Patios

Mackinac Island in One Day

Go Rock Hunting!

Summer Means Outdoor Dining

Best Things to Do at Pictured Rocks

40 Summer Sweet Spots

A Blissful Beach Day in Beulah, Brunch, Bike & Beer

Ultimate M22 Road Trip

Breweries, Restaurants, Trails & More

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