Recent Petoskey Articles

See Josh Martin Live at Petoskey’s Crooked Tree Arts Center

Josh Martin, accompanied by some of Nashville's best and brightest, is gracing the Crooked Tree Arts Center stage in Petoskey on August 2. Dive in...

Red Hot Best 2021: Top 7 Front Line Workers

From deli clerks to health care professionals, we are thankful beyond words to ALL of our frontline workers in Northern Michigan. Their unwavering...

Voyage to Petoskey, Harbor Springs & Bay Harbor by Ferry

The Little Traverse Bay Ferry connects Petoskey, Harbor Springs and Bay Harbor with passenger ferry services from May through September. Learn what...

Red Hot Best 2021: Northern Michigan’s Top 7 Real Estate Agents

Whether you’re looking for a waterfront property on Charlevoix’s Chain of Lakes or a quaint home in the heart of outdoor recreation in Grayling,...

Red Hot Best 2021: Northern Michigan’s Top 7 Food Trucks

We love our kitchens on wheels in Northern Michigan! From taco trucks in Traverse City to rolling smokehouse in Charlevoix, we’ve got it all! You...

An Italian Affair: Dinner & Live Opera in Petoskey this Month

Rudbeckia Winery & Burnt Marshmallow Brewing are teaming up for An Italian Affair: Dinner & Live Opera in Petoskey. Learn more about this...

Red Hot Best 2021: Northern Michigan’s Top 6 Wineries

Northern Michigan’s unsuspecting microclimate for growing grapes has made it a destination for wine aficionados from all over the world. From over...

Red Hot Best 2021: Top 7 Up North Outdoor Dining Restaurants

In the wake of Covid-19, restaurants have embraced open-air dining as the way of the future; many using the natural backdrop of Northern Michigan to...


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

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

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

Explore Petoskey

What To Do in Petoskey With 24 Hours

The Dog-Friendly Petoskey Region

Ten Things Not to Miss In Petoskey Region

30 Best Things in the Petoskey Region

Lazy Brunches, Gorgeous Hikes in Petoskey Region

Ernest Hemingway's Northern Summers

Petoskey Region Outdoors

Find a Petoskey Region Beach

Bass Fishing at Wilderness State Park

Petoskey Region Restaurants, Trails, Craft Drinks & More


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Petoskey Restaurant Articles

Guide to Petoskey Restaurants and Cafes

Eight Petoskey Restaurants with Outdoor Dining

Petoskey & Emmet County Videos

  • Live, Work, Play - Emmet County
  • Fall Colors at M-119 Tunnel of Trees
  • Bay View
  • Kayaking Whitewater Park in Petoskey
  • A Simply Stunning Mackinaw and Petoskey Color Tour
  • Drive Tunnel of Trees to Good Hart's Market Days
  • Pier Restaurant

Petoskey Region Craft Drink

Petoskey's Hopping Brewery Scene

Explore Petoskey's Wine Region

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!

Map of Emmet County


Bay Harbor

Cross Village

Good Hart

Harbor Springs


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