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Men’s Night in Downtown TC- Dec. 18

Just in time to finish your holiday shopping! This night is a salute to the men! Enjoy food, refreshments and specials while you shop the night away finishing up those last minute holiday gifts! http://www.downtowntc.com

Festival of Trains- Dec. 13- Jan 4

All Aboard! The Annual Festival of Trains takes place this year from Dec. 14 thru Jan. 4 and is an event full of fun for the whole family! The celebration includes the Historic Miniature City of Traverse City, interactive and … Continue reading

Dog Sledding in the Vines at Bowers Harbor Vineyards- Dec. 13

We will be making the most of this winter by offering dog sled rides through our vineyards! Rides provided by Second Chance Mushers LLC.We will also offer hot food and drink to keep you warm in the Winter Wonderland that … Continue reading

Ladies’ Night in Downtown TC – Dec 11

A tribute to the ladies! Join the restaurants and merchants of Downtown Traverse City for a night filled with specials, food and refreshments while you conquer some holiday shopping!  http://www.downtowntc.com

Santa’s Arrival & Tree Lighting- Dec. 5

The holiday season kicks off when Santa comes to town! Join the downtown shops and restaurants for a night full of holiday fun, music and activities!  http://www.downtowntc.com

A Christmas Carol- Dec. 2

Dickens, Currier and Ives, “God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman” and Ebenezer Scrooge. Get in the Christmas spirit with the Nebraska Theatre Caravan as they present the classic holiday gem, “A Christmas Carol.” http://tickets.interlochen.org/events/christmas-carol/december-2-2014-730pm

Great Macaroni & Cheese Bake-Off – Nov 29

The Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula will host some of the area’s top restaurant chefs who have turned the classic comfort food dish of Macaroni & Cheese into culinary marvels! This rich and creamy fare is paired with wines from … Continue reading

Annual Downtown TC Turkey Trot- Nov. 27

The 7th Annual Up North Media Downtown Traverse City Turkey Trot will take place on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday Nov. 27, 2014) with both 5K and 5M race courses.  Join the fun and get some exercise before the holiday festivities! All race participants … Continue reading

Local Bounty Cook-Off- Nov. 15

Join us at the Nature Center for a cooking contest featuring local chefs! Watch as they slice, dice, bake, and broil local foods and vote for your favorite! Contact & More Info Contact: Wendy Warren Email: wwarren@gtcd.org Phone: 231-941-0960

Traverse City Beer Week- Nov. 7-14

The Second Annual Traverse City Beer Week takes place November 7-14! The week is dedicated to showcasing the craft beer culture in the area and will be filled with unique events at various breweries, restaurants, merchants, and more!   More … Continue reading


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