Friday, June 24, 2011

Events happening in the Upper Peninsula for August, 2011

April 25th - August 26th, 2011

Fiber Arts & Fashion Design Artwork Exhibit

Arts &Theater
Location: Reflection Gallery, Hancock
Phone: 906-487-7376


June 20th - August 19th, 2011

Living History Role-Playing Program

Recreation
09:30 AM To 04:30 PM
Location: Fort Wilkins Historic State Park, Copper Harbor
Contact Information: John Griebel, Historian
Phone: (906) 289-4467


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


July 8th, 2011 - July 9th, 2012

Strawberry Festival Quilt Show

Shows & Events
10:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Chassell
Contact Information: Teresa Woods
Phone: (906) 281-0492


August 3rd - 7th, 2011

Lake Superior Theatre presents: Secret Garden

Arts &Theater
07:30 PM
Location: Lake Superior Theatre, Marquette
Phone: 906-227-7625


August 3rd - 7th, 2011

Pickford Hay Days

Annual Events
Location: Pickford


August 3rd - 14th, 2011

Iron County Fine Arts Show

Arts &Theater
Location: Iron County Museum, Caspian
Phone: 906/265-2617


August 4th - 7th, 2011

2011 Menominee Waterfront Festival

Festivals
Location: Menominee


August 5th, 2011

Fab Friday!

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


August 5th, 2011

UP Garden Tractor Pullers Competition

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Flat Rock
Website: www.upgtp.com


August 5th - 7th, 2011

UP Gem & Mineral Show

Annual Events
Location: Ishpeming Elks Club, Ishpeming
Phone: (906) 228-9422


August 5th - 7th, 2011

Cabela's NTC/MWC Tournament

Outdoor
Location: Bays de Noc
Phone: 906-789-7862


August 5th - 7th, 2011

20th Annual Humungus Fungus Fest

Festivals
Location: Crystal Falls
Contact Information: Bill Leonoff
Phone: 906-265-3822


August 6th, 2011

Aspirus Keweenaw Copperman Triathlon

Annual Events
Location: Ft Wilkins State Park, Copper Harbor
Phone: 906-337-7000


August 6th, 2011

Bayside Music Festival

Festivals
Location: Downtown St Ignace
Contact Information: St. Ignace Visitors Bureau
Phone: 800-338-6660


August 6th, 2011

Art Faire & Renaissance Fest

Annual Events
Location: Lake Bancroft Park, Ishpeming

August 6th, 2011

Fireworks Over The Bay!

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


August 6th, 2011

Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michigan Annual Walk

Outdoor
09:00 AM To 02:00 PM
Location: Lower Harbor Park, Marquette
Contact Information: Kristen West
Phone: 800-825-2536


August 6th, 2011

Bay Art Association Waterfront Art Festival

Arts &Theater
09:00 AM To 04:00 PM
Location: Ludington Park, Escanaba
Contact Information: Jan Watson
Phone: 906-428-4074


August 6th - 7th, 2011

61st Annual Hiawatha Sportsman's Club Art & Hobby Show

Arts &Theater
01:00 PM To 04:00 PM
Location: Hiawatha Sportsman's Club Millecoquin Lake
Contact Information: Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 906-293-5562


August 7th, 2011

Chili Cookoff

Annual Events
12:00 To 05:00 PM
Location: Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette
Contact Information: Pat Black
Phone: 906-228-7749


August 7th - 11th, 2011

Tour Da UP

Outdoor
09:00 PM To 12:00 PM
Location: Teaching Family Homes, Marquette
Tour DA U.P. is a 5 day bike tour that cruises through the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. This year our tour begins in Marquette at the Teaching Family Homes Facility, and proceeds through Munising, Grand Marais, the Hiawatha National Forest, and more! We provide a number of activities during the tour, along with food and mechanical support.
Tour Da UP is the annual fund raiser for Teaching Family Homes. TFH is a private, non-profit organization that has served families and youth for over 27 years throughout the UP of Michigan. We offer a broad continuum of services, including residential group homes, foster care and counseling, day treatment and home based services.
Contact Information: Rich Rossway
Phone: 906-249-5437


August 8th - 13th, 2011

Copper Country Mineral Retreat 2011

Annual Events
09:00 PM To 04:00 PM
Location: AE Seaman Mineral Museum, Houghton
Contact Information: Darlene Comfort
Phone: 906-487-2572


August 10th - 14th, 2011

Lake Superior Theatre presents: Secret Garden

Arts &Theater
07:30 PM
Location: Lake Superior Theatre, Marquette
Phone: 906-227-7625


August 12th, 2011

Fab Friday!

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


August 12th - 14th, 2011

Civil War Encampment

Annual Events
Location: Fort Wilkins, Copper Harbor
Phone: 906-289-4215


August 13th, 2011

Tahqua Trail Run

Outdoor
Location: Paradise


August 13th, 2011

Ore to Shore Bike Race

Annual Events
Location: Marquette


August 13th, 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


August 13th, 2011

Les Cheneaux Islands Antique Wooden Boat Show & Festival of Arts

Annual Events
Location: Hessel
Phone: 888-364-7526


August 13th - 14th, 2011

Bark River Off Road Races

Outdoor
Location: Bark River International Raceway, Bark River


August 13th - 14th, 2011

Eagle Harbor Art Fair

Arts &Theater
Location: Eagle Harbor
Phone: 906-337-5066


August 14th, 2011

Jim Montcalm Memorial Underwater Treasure Hunt

Annual Events
09:30 AM To 01:00 PM
Location: Amberican Legion Memorial Park, St Ignace
Phone: 906-643-8717


August 14th, 2011

Italian Heritage Day

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


August 14th, 2011

Kuparisaari Triathlon

Outdoor
Location: Lac La Belle


August 15th - 21st, 2011

Upper Peninsula State Fair

Annual Events
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-2192


August 16th, 2011

UPIR Racing

Outdoor
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-2192


August 17th - 19th, 2011

Lake Superior Theatre presents: Willy Wonka Jr

Arts &Theater
07:30 PM
Location: Lake Superior Theatre, Marquette
Phone: 906-227-7625


August 18th - 22nd, 2011

120th Annual Iron County Fair

Annual Events
Location: Iron County Fairgrounds, Iron River
Contact Information: Bill Leonoff
Phone: 906-265-3822


August 19th, 2011

Fab Friday!

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


August 19th - 21st, 2011

Wild Blueberry Festival

Festivals
Location: Whitefish Township Community Center, Paradise
Phone: 906-492-3219


August 19th - 21st, 2011

Gathering of the Eagles Powwow

Annual Events
Location: Les Cheneaux


August 20th, 2011

Slammin' Salmon Derby

Annual Events
Location: Hessel


August 20th, 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


August 20th, 2011

Aspirus Keweenaw Great Dear Chase Mountain Bike Race

Outdoor
Location: Calumet
Phone: 906-337-1300


August 20th, 2011

Heritage Celebration

Festivals
Location: Agassiz Park, Calumet
Phone: 906-337-6246


August 20th - 21st, 2011

Art in the Park

Arts &Theater
Location: Community Center, Copper Harbor
Phone: 906-289-4363


August 21st, 2011

Lake Superior Theatre presents: Willy Wonka Jr

Arts &Theater
2PM & 7:30PM
Location: Lake Superior Theatre, Marquette
Phone: 906-227-7625


August 24th - 28th, 2011

Luce-West Mackinac County Fair

Annual Events
Location: Luce County Fairgrounds, Newberry
Contact Information: Marie Nicholson
Phone: 906-293-8785


August 25th - 27th, 2011

Rotary Seafood Fest

Annual Events
Location: Mattson Lower Harbor Park, Marquette
Phone: (906) 226-2366


August 25th - 28th, 2011

Houghton County Fair

Annual Events
Location: Houghton County Fairgrounds, Hancock
Phone: 906-482-6200


August 26th, 2011

Whitesnake

Music
07:00PM
Location: Dream Makers Theatre, Kewadin Casino, Sault Ste Marie
Phone: 800-KEWADIN


August 26th, 2011

Fab Friday!

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


August 26th, 2011

UP Garden Tractor Pullers Competition

Outdoor
06:00 PM
Location: Flat Rock
Website: www.upgtp.com


August 27th, 2011

Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

Music
08:30 PM To 10:00 PM
Location: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
Phone: 800-344-5355


August 27th, 2011

Carl Olson Memorial Adventure Trail Run

Annual Events
Location: Chassell
Phone: 906-482-9669


August 27th, 2011

Jaycees Duck Races

Outdoor
Location: VanCleve Park, Gladstone
Phone: 906-399-1664


August 27th, 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


August 27th, 2011

Music & Art Festival

Festivals
11:00 AM To 11:00 PM
Location: Van Riper State Park, Champion
Contact Information: Brittany VandenBosch
Phone: (715) 718-1857


August 27th - 28th, 2011

Lumberjack Breakfast and Music Festival

Festivals
07:00 AM To 06:00 PM
Location: Tahquamenon Logging Museum, Newberry
Contact Information: Rose Anderson
Phone: 906-293-5777


August 27th - 28th, 2011

Rendezvous at the Straits Powwow

Annual Events
09:00 AM To 05:00 PM
Location: Father Marquette National Memorial, St Ignace
Contact Information: St. Ignace Events Committee
Phone: 800-338-6660



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

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