Monday, December 5, 2011

Events Happening in the Upper Peninsula for January and February 2012

January


December 1st, 2011 - January 14th, 2012

20th Anniversary of the Contemporary Finnish-American Artist Series

Arts &Theater
Location: Finlandia University Gallery, Hancock
Phone: 906-487-7348


December 1st, 2011 - January 29th, 2012

"Art with a Repurpose" Exhibit

Arts &Theater
Location: Finlandia University Reflection Gallery, Hancock
Contact Information: Yueh-mei Cheng
Phone: 906-487-7375


December 31st, 2011 - January 1st, 2012

Ironwood Pro Vintage Snowmobile Olympus

Shows & Events
10:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Gogebic County Fairgrounds, Ironwood
Contact Information: Tom Auvinen
Email: asc1@att.net
Phone: 906-364-1845


January 1st, 2012

Shoe in the New Year

Outdoor
11:00 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
**Snowshoes not provided**
Contact Information: Melanie Brand
Phone: 906-339-4461


January 8th, 2012

Michigan Nature Association Winter Ski

Outdoor
Location: Copper Harbor
Phone: 906-523-4612


January 12th, 2012

1st Annual Dickinson "Jig It" Ice Fishing Extravaganza

Outdoor
Location: Lake Antoine, Iron Mountain
Phone: 906-774-2002


January 13th, 2012

Winternational Hillclimb

Outdoor
Location: South Range
Phone: 906-884-9101


January 14th, 2012

SISU 21K Heikki Lunta Half-Marathon

Outdoor
Location: Ironwood


January 14th, 2012

Jibba Jabba Rail Jam

Outdoor
Location: Houghton
Phone: 906-483-0697


January 15th, 2012

Copper Island Classic

Outdoor
Location: Chassell
Committee. 
January 20th - 21st, 2012

Jake Owen

Music
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW


January 21st, 2012

Candlelight CC Ski Event

Outdoor
05:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Contact Information: Melanie Brand
Phone: 9063394461


January 21st, 2012

Winternational Hillclimb

Outdoor
Location: South Range


January 27th, 2012

Junior Noque

Outdoor
Location: Forestville Trailhead, Marquette


January 27th - 29th, 2012

The Internationol 500 Puck-A-Palooza Hockey Tournament

Outdoor
Location: I-500 Track, Sault Ste Marie
Contact Information: The Sault Events Inc.
Phone: 906-632-3366


January 28th, 2012

Noquemanon Ski Marathon

Outdoor
Location: Marquette
Contact Information: Nikki Dewald
Phone: 866-370-7223


January 28th, 2012

Lantern-Lit Skiing and Snowshoeing

Outdoor
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
Phone: (906) 885-5206


January 28th, 2012

Heikinpaiva Midwinter Festival

Festivals
Location: Hancock

February



February 3rd - 4th, 2012

JohnDee Snowfest 2012

Outdoor
Location: Houghton
Website: www.johndee.com


February 4th, 2012

44th Annual I-500 Snowmobile Race

Annual Events
Location: Sault Ste Marie


February 9th - 12th, 2012

91st Annual Michigan Tech University Winter Carnival

Festivals
Location: Michigan Tech University, Houghton
Phone: 906-487-2818


February 11th, 2012

Winterfest

Annual Events
Location: Caspian
Phone: 906-265-5437


February 11th, 2012

Pine Mountain Continental Cup Ski Jumping Tournament

Annual Events
Location: Pine Mountain, Iron Mountain


February 11th, 2012

Chassell Ice Fishing Derby

Outdoor
Location: Chassell
Phone: 906-523-4417


February 11th, 2012

Cabin Fever Saturday

Annual Events
Location: Grand Marais


February 11th - 12th, 2012

UP Snow Softball Tournament

Annual Events
Location: Shepler's Ferry Parking Lot, St. Ignace
Contact Information: Debbie Durm
Phone: 800-338-6660


February 16th, 2012

Almost, Maine

Arts &Theater
Location: McArdle Theatre, Houghton
Website: ticket.mtu.edu
Phone: 906-487-3200


February 16th - 19th, 2012

UP 200 Dog Sled Race

Annual Events
Location: Marquette to Grand Marais
Website: www.up200.org


February 17th - 18th, 2012

20th Annual Top of the Lake Snowmobile Show & Ride

Shows & Events
10:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Naubinway
Contact Information: Charlie
Phone: 906-477-6298


February 17th - 19th, 2012

7th Annual Antique Snowmobile Run for Fun 2012

Outdoor
Location: Copper Harbor
Phone: 906-369-0627


February 17th - 19th, 2012

Labatt Blue UP Pond Hockey Championship

Annual Events
Location: 'Wild Ice' of Lake Huron on Moran Bay, St Ignace
Contact Information: Debbie Durm
Phone: 800-338-6660


February 20th - 26th, 2012

World Ice & Snow Sailing Championships

Annual Events
Location: St. Ignace
Contact Information: Dan Hill
Phone: 561-444-9464


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The Calendar of Events was copied from the web site Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association.
 

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Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Events Happening in the Upper Peninsula for November and December 2011



November 5th, 2011

Vino at the Casino

Shows & Events
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Sponsor: Rotary Club of Escanaba
Contact Information: Kel Smyth
Phone: 906-233-2690


November 11th - 12th, 2011

LeAnn Rimes

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW


November 12th, 2011

Holiday Art Sale

Arts &Theater
10:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Peter White Public Library, Marquette
Phone: 906-228-0472


November 12th - 20th, 2011

Christmas Tree Galleria

Festivals
Location: Iron County Museum, Caspian
Phone: 906/265-2617


November 17th, 2011

Marquette Ladies Night

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 08:00 PM
Location: Downtown Marquette
Contact Information: Mona Lang
Phone: (906) 228-9475


November 25th - 26th, 2011

Jingle Bell Rock

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Featuring: Eddie Money, Lou Gramm, Mickey Thomas
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW



December 3rd, 2011

Poor Artists Sale

Arts &Theater
Location: Copper Country Community Arts Center, Hancock
Phone: 906-482-2333


December 10th, 2011

St Lucia Day Breakfast

Shows & Events
09:00 AM
Location: Iron County Museum, Caspian
Phone: 906/265-2617


December 16th - 17th, 2011

Wynonna

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW


December 18th, 2011

Wynonna

Music
03:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW


December 31st, 2011

New Year's Eve Ball Drop

Annual Events
11:30 PM
Location: Downtown Marquette
Celebrate the new year and watch the annual ball drop from the Savings Bank Building. Corner of Washington and Front Streets.
Phone: (906) 228-9475

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The Calendar of Events was copied from the web site Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association.

The home page to Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association is here –





Sunday, August 28, 2011

Events happening in the Upper Peninsula for October, 2011

September 30th - October 1st, 2011

NMU Homecoming

Annual Events
Location: Marquette
Contact Information: Deanna Hemmila
Phone: 906-227-2610

September 30th - October 1st, 2011

3rd Annual Newberry Oktoberfest

Annual Events
Location: Newberry
Contact Information: Rose Anderson
Phone: 906-293-5777

September 30th - October 2nd, 2011

Bessemer's 33rd Annual Pumpkin Festival

Annual Events
06:00 AM To 11:45 PM
Location: Bessemer
Contact Information: Donna Frello
Phone: 906-663-0237

October 1st, 2011

Autumn Apple Days and The Great Pumpkin Roll

Annual Events
11:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: St Ignace
Phone: 906-643-8717

October 1st, 2011

Paul Rodgers

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW

October 1st, 2011

Crabby Apple Road Race

Annual Events
10:00 AM
Location: American Legion Park, St. Ignace
Contact Information: Richard Cullen
Phone: 906-430-5666

October 2nd, 2011

Sweetgrass Championship Tee 2 Man Best Ball Tournament

Outdoor
10:00 AM
Location: Sweetgrass Golf Club, Harris
Entry Fee is $140 per team and includes cart, range balls and flight prizes. Limited to the first 64 teams.
Phone: 800-682-6040 ext 2251

October 6th, 2011

Marquette Art Stroll

Annual Events
05:00 PM To 08:00 PM
Location: Downtown Marquette
Contact Information: Mona Lang
Phone: (906) 228-9475

October 7th, 2011

7th Annual UP Nonprofit Conference

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Bottum University Center, Marquette
Website: www.glcyd.org
Contact Information: Great Lakes Center for Youth Development
Phone: (877) 339-6884

October 7th - 9th, 2011

Drummond Island Fall on the Island Festival

Annual Events
11:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Location: Drummond Island
Contact Information: Drummond Island Tourism Association
Phone: 800-737-8666

October 7th - 9th, 2011

NMU Family Weekend

Annual Events
Location: Northern Michigan University, Marquette
Contact Information: Bernadette Norden
Phone: 906-227-2439

October 8th, 2011

Marquette Eastside Originals Food & Wine Fest

Annual Events
04:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Marquette
Contact Information: Mona Lang
Phone: (906) 228-9475

October 8th, 2011

UPtoberfest

Festivals
02:00 PM To 07:00 PM
Location: Escanaba
Contact Information: Josh
Phone: 906-420-0779

October 8th, 2011

Leif Erikson Viking Days Fall Festival

Festivals
09:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: Norway
Contact Information: Barb Zeman
Phone: 906-221-1955

October 14th - 15th, 2011

Randy Travis

Music
08:00 PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW

October 22nd, 2011

16th Annual Mackinac Island Great Turtle Half Marathon & 5.7 mi Run/Walk

Outdoor
11:30 AM
Location: Mackinac Island
October 28th, 2011

19th Annual Fun Run & Rally

Outdoor
Location: Sault Ste Marie
Phone: 906-632-1751

October 28th - 29th, 2011

Masters of Illusion Live!

Shows & Events
08:00PM
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW

October 29th, 2011

Trunk or Treat & Haunted Woods Walk

Outdoor
06:00 PM To 08:30 PM
Location: Behind Quality Inn & Big Boy Parking Lots, St. Ignace
Contact Information: Paula
Phone: 800-906-4656
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The Calendar of Events was copied from the web site Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association.
The home page to Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association is here –

Sunday, July 31, 2011

Events happening in the Upper Peninsula for September, 2011

June 25th - September 3rd, 2011

Saturday Night at the Sutler's

Recreation
06:00 PM To 09:00 PM
Location: Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, Copper Harbor
Contact Information: John Griebel, Historian
Phone: (906) 289-4467



September 2nd, 2011

Fab Friday!

Shows & Events
07:00 PM To 09:00 PM
Location: Downtown St Ignace
Contact Information: Debbie
Phone: 800-338-6660



September 2nd - 3rd, 2011

Celtic Festival

Festivals
Location: Houghton County Fair Grounds, Hancock
Contact Information: Val
Phone: 906-395-6803



September 3rd, 2011

Fireworks Over The Bay!

Shows & Events
10:00 PM To 10:30 PM
Location: Moran Bay, St. Ignace
Contact Information: St. Ignace Visitors Bureau
Phone: 800-338-6660


September 3rd, 2011

Les Cheneaux Lions Club Pancake & Sausage Breakfast

Annual Events
07:00 AM To 11:00 AM
Location: Les Cheneaux Community Schools Cafeteria, Cedarville



September 3rd - 4th, 2011

Marquette Area Blues Fest

Music
12:00PM To 11:00PM
Location: Marquette Lower Harbor Park, Marquette



September 3rd - 4th, 2011

Arts & Crafts Dockside

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 06:00 PM
Location: City Marina, St Ignace
Contact Information: St. Ignace Visitors Bureau
Phone: 800-338-6660



September 4th, 2011

Copper Harbor Fat Tire Festival

Annual Events
Location: Copper Harbor
Phone: 906-289-4303



September 5th, 2011

54th Annual Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk

Annual Events
07:00 AM To 11:00 AM
Location: Mackinac Bridge
Contact Information: St. Ignace Visitors Bureau
Phone: 800-338-6660



September 9th - 11th, 2011

Hiawatha Paddling Festival

Annual Events
Location: Les Cheneaux Islands



September 10th, 2011

Top of the Lake Swap Meet

Annual Events
08:00 AM To 03:00 PM
Location: Behind the Museum, Naubinway
Contact Information: Charlie
Phone: 906-477-6298



September 10th, 2011

Michigan Brewers Guild 3rd Annual Fall Beer Festival

Festivals
01:00 PM To 06:00 PM
Location: Elwood Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette
Contact Information: Mona Lang
Phone: 906-228-9475



September 10th, 2011

Upper Peninsula Cagefighting

Shows & Events
07:00 PM To 10:30 PM
Location: Ojibwa Casino, Baraga
Contact Information: Brian Troutman
Phone: 906-369-3860



September 11th, 2011

41st Annual Mackinac Island 8 Mile Run & Walk

Outdoor
09:30 AM
Location: Mackinac Island



September 11th, 2011

Paradise Tahquamenon Wilderness Canoe Race

Outdoor
Location: Paradise



September 16th - 17th, 2011

Trace Adkins

Music
08:00 pm
Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW



September 16th - 17th, 2011

19th Annual On the Waterfront Car/Toy/Truck Show & Swap Meet

Annual Events
Location: St Ignace
Phone: 906-643-8087



September 16th - 17th, 2011

Owosso Tractor Parts & Equipment Antique Tractor Parade & Show

Annual Events
Location: St Ignace
Phone: 906-643-6950



September 16th - 18th, 2011

16th Annual Richard Crane Memorial Big Rig Truck Show

Annual Events
Location: St Ignace
Phone: 906-643-8087



September 18th - 24th, 2011

13th Annual Sibelius Academy Music Festival

Music
Location: Finlandia University, Hancock
Phone: 906-487-7512



September 24th, 2011

Fiddler Jamboree

Music
01:00 PM To 09:30 PM
Location: American Legion Hall, Newberry
Contact Information: Rose Anderson
Phone: 906-293-5777



September 30th - October 1st, 2011

3rd Annual Newberry Oktoberfest

Annual Events
Location: Newberry
Contact Information: Rose Anderson
Phone: 906-293-5777



September 30th - October 1st, 2011

NMU Homecoming

Annual Events
Location: Northern Michigan University, Marquette
Contact Information: Deanna Hemmila
Phone: (906) 227-2610



September 30th - October 2nd, 2011

Bessemer's 33rd Annual Pumpkin Festival

Annual Events
06:00 AM To 11:45 PM
Location: Bessemer
Contact Information: Donna Frello
Phone: 906-663-0237


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The Calendar of Events was copied from the web site Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association.
http://tinyurl.com/3g8bk65  

The home page to Upper Peninsula Travel & Recreation Association is here –