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Sleeping Bear Dunes- FREE day! Sept. 28

Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore will offer free admittance. The fee waiver does not cover expanded amenity or user fees for things such as camping, boat launches, transportation or special tours.

Midwest Space Fest- Oct. 4-5

The Midwest Space Fest offers a fresh perspective of the universe for curious people of all ages and a chance to explore the wonders of the night sky and the many science fields related to it. The festival opens 6 … Continue reading

Taste of Traverse City Sept. 13-15

Traverse City will host the first-ever Taste of Traverse City Festival this fall, featuring wine and food events, workshops, demonstrations, appearances by local chefs and culinary celebrities, and tastes and sips of the best dishes and libations from area restaurants, … Continue reading

Detroit Red Wings Training Camp- Sept. 12-18

Practice Sessions will run Sept. 12th-14th with the Training Camp Alumni and Celebrity Hockey Game scheduled for Sept. 14th at 7p.m. Red & White Game will be on Sept. 15th Morning skate practices will run Sept. 16th-18th Players will be available for signing autographs and … Continue reading

NHL Prospects Tournament Sept. 5-9

Traverse City is again proud to host the NHL Prospect Tournament and Training Camp – featuring eight NHL teams including the Detroit Red Wings, Buffalo Sabres, Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Minnesota Wild, New York Rangers and St. … Continue reading

Paella in the Park- Aug. 16

The Wineries of Old Mission Peninsula (WOMP) and local craft beer and spirits will be featured at the summer culinary and music evening, paired with Spanish paellas prepared on-site by regional chefs from renowned local restaurants. Each winery will host a station … Continue reading

Annual Harvest Stompede- Sept. 7-8

This annual weekend features a spectacular race through Leelanau’s vineyards followed by a self guided wine tour of LPVA member wineries featuring world class wines and culinary delights that reflect the season’s bounty. The weekend’s festivities kick off at 9:00am … Continue reading

Salmon Classic Fishing Tournament- Aug. 30

The 2013 Salmon Classic Fishing Tournament invites anglers from all over Michigan to fish for Cash & Prizes in a number of different tournaments on East & West Grand Traverse Bays. Over $15,000 in cash will be up for grabs … Continue reading

Just Dune It! August 17th

Join us for the second annual Dune Dash on Saturday, August 17th showcasing the Sleeping Bear Dunes Heritage Trail! This 4 mile run/walk will start and finish at the base of the Dune Climb, runners will race on the new Sleeping Bear … Continue reading

Great Wakes Festival- August 17th

The Second Annual Great Wakes Festival takes place on the shores of West Grand Traverse Bay to showcase one of Traverse City’s most popular attractions: the water. The evening festival will celebrate water sports, activities and conservation efforts as a variety of … Continue reading


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