M22 Challenge -June 13

Run, bike and paddle your way along this 22-mile course through the Leelanau Peninsula during this challenging multi-sport event. Start with a 2.5 mile run that winds it’s way to (and up!) the Sleeping Bear Dune Climb, then grab your … Continue reading

Leland Wine & Food Festival- June 13

Come spend the day at Michigan’s oldest wine festival while taking in the sights of Lake Michigan and Leland Harbor. Sip tastings from wineries of the Leelanau & Old Mission Peninsulas, craft beer from Short’s Brewing Company, and enjoy great … Continue reading

Empire Asparagus Festival-May 15

The lakeshore village of Empire greets the arrival of asparagus season with games, dinners and – of all things – an annual oral poetry contest for the best “Ode to Asparagus”. Learn more here

Traverse City Chocolate Festival- April 26

The largest chocolate event in Michigan, the Traverse City Chocolate Festival will once again tease your taste buds and your imagination. Chocolate exhibitors from the region and beyond will provide free samples and one-to-one conversations about their products.  Learn about … Continue reading

Traverse City Women’s Expo- April 25

Attention ladies – this is your show! With over 100 different businesses and exhibitors ready to showcase health, fitness, home, fashion, jewelry and more! It’s the perfect reason for a girls weekend – whether you’re from the area of traveling … Continue reading

Traverse City Restaurant Week – Feb 22

Enjoy the fifth annual Traverse City Restaurant Week presented by Great Lakes Wine & Spirits. This culinary delight will run from February 22 to 28, 2015. Participating restaurants will offer three course meals for $25 per person. This is your … Continue reading

Sips & Soups- Jan 24

Tickets are $10 per person and include a souvenir wine glass. You’ll enjoy a yummy soup and wine pairing at each of the 22 participating wineries along the trail. In addition, $3 for each ticket sold is being donated to … Continue reading

21st Annual Downtown Chili Cook-Off- Jan 24

The annual Downtown Chili Cook-Off brings together some of the area’s finest restaurants and their creative chili recipes for a spicy showdown in downtown Traverse City. The restaurants will compete in a variety of categories (including 1, 2 and 3 … Continue reading

Winter Warm Up with the Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula- Jan 17

Spend the day with the Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula for their annual Winter Warm Up! The wineries team up with peninsula area restaurants and businesses for a day of sipping and sampling: the best treatment for those winter blues! … Continue reading

Robert Dubac’s The Book of Moron at City Opera House

Join Robert Dubac as he returns to City Opera House with his theatrical stand-up show “The Book of Moron” – offering a fast-paced ride over the pot-holed highways of cultural hypocrisy. Tickets starting at $20, Student tickets $15

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