Friday, March 2, 2012

Events Happening in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for April, 2012

April 7th, 2012

Cut, Color Run 5K

Outdoor
Location: Ludington Park, Escanaba
Phone: 906-789-3534

April 7th - 8th, 2012

Alger County Home, Sport & Craft Show

Annual Events
Location: Centennial Ice Arena, Munising
Phone: 906-387-2138

April 13th - 14th, 2012

St Ignace Home Show & Spring Expo

Shows & Events
Location: Little Bear East Arena, St Ignace
Phone: 906-643-8676

April 13th - 14th, 2012

The Band Perry

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

April 13th - 15th, 2012

Noon Kiwanis Home & Garden Show and Pancake Days

Annual Events
Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
Phone: 906-786-1507

April 14th, 2012

North Country Trail Hike

Annual Events
Location: North Country Trail
Sponsored by The Hiawatha Shore-To-Shore Chapter of the North Country Trail Association.
Phone: 989-350-2826

April 20th - 21st, 2012

Jake Owen

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

April 20th - 22nd, 2012

Superior Dome Soccer Tournament 2012

Annual Events
Location: Superior Dome, Marquette
Phone: 906-869-5965

April 21st, 2012

Norway Spring Classic

Outdoor
Location: Norway Middle School, Norway



  • 5K, 10K, 2-mile run/walk, 8-mile bike
  • Fees: $18 until 4/13, then $27 ($3 UPRRC member discount) (lower fees without shirt)
  • Phone: 906-774-8071

    April 22nd, 2012

    Leon Redbone

    Music
    07:30 PM
    Location: Calumet
    Contact Information: Laura Miller
    Phone: 906-337-2610

    April 27th - 28th, 2012

    Jason Bonham's Led-Zeppelin Experience

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

    April 27th - 29th, 2012

    Superior Dome Soccer Tournament 2012

    Annual Events
    06:30 PM To 04:00 PM
    Location: Superior Dome, Marquette
    Phone: 906-869-5965

    April 27th - 29th, 2012

    23rd Annual Spring Fling at The Whitefish Point Bird Observatory

    Annual Events
    Location: Whitefish Point Bird Observatory
    April 28th, 2012

    12th Annual YMCA Run/Walk

    Annual Events
    08:30 AM
    Location: Marquette
    Website: www.ymcamqt.org
    Contact Information: Jenna Zdunek
    Phone: 906-227-9622

    Events Happening in the Upper Peninsula for March 2012

    February 16th - March 20th, 2012
    Aimo Hyvarinen: Snow & Ice
    Arts &Theater
    Location: Finlandia University Gallery, Hancock
    Phone: 906-487-7500

    March 1st - 31st, 2012
    Robert Grame: "The History and DNA of A Designer" Exhibit
    Arts &Theater
    Location: Reflection Gallery, Hancock
    Phone: 906-487-7348

    March 2nd - 3rd, 2012
    UPIR Swap Meet
    Shows & Events
    09:00 AM To 05:00 PM
    Location: UP State Fairgrounds, Escanaba
     
    March 2nd - 3rd, 2012
    Kathy Griffin
    Shows & Events
    08:00 PM
    Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
    Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW

    March 2nd - 4th, 2012
    3rd Annual CopperDog 150
    Annual Events
    Location: Calumet
    Contact Information: Todd Brassard
    Phone: 906-370-9972

    March 2nd - 4th, 2012
    Munising Sno Show
    Outdoor
    Location: Munising
    Ice Drags - Radar Run - Vintage Sno-Show
    Phone: 906-387-2587

    March 3rd, 2012
    2012 Taste & Glide
    Outdoor
    11:00 AM To 03:00 PM
    Location: Munising
    Website: www.valleyspur.org
    Contact Information: Peggy Carberry
    Phone: 906-387-3690

    March 3rd, 2012
    Red Jacket Cyclotron
    Outdoor
    11:00 AM To 02:00 PM
    Location: Calumet
     
    March 3rd, 2012
    "Little Black Dress" Diva Night
    Shows & Events
    06:00 PM To 09:00 PM
    Location: Ramada Plaza Hotel Ojibway, Sault Ste Marie
    Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door
    Contact Information: Jane Merrell
    Phone: 906-748-1089

    March 3rd - 4th, 2012
    2nd Annual Steve Tassier Memorial Pike & Perch Fishing Derby
    Annual Events
    Location: Muskie Bay, Cedarville
    Phone: 906-484-3099

    March 3rd - 4th, 2012
    Manistique Sno-X Series Finals
    Outdoor
    Location: Manistique
     
    March 4th, 2012
    4th Annual Glide-N-Gorge
    Annual Events
    12:00 PM To 03:00 PM
    Location: Swedetown Creek Gorge, Hancock
     
    March 7th, 2012
    Superior Snowshoe Walks 2012
    Outdoor
    06:00 PM To 08:00 PM
    Location: Ironwood

    March 9th - 10th, 2012
    Lake Superior Youth Theatre Presents: Annie Jr
    Arts &Theater
    Location: Kaufman Auditorium, Marquette
    Phone: 906-228-0472

    March 9th - 11th, 2012
    UP Builders Show
    Annual Events
    Location: Superior Dome, Marquette
    Contact Information: Tammy Benda
    Phone: 906-485-5680

    March 10th, 2012
    Great Bear Chase Ski Marathon
    Outdoor
    Location: Calumet
    Contact Information: Cynthia MacDonald
    Phone: 906-337-1170

    March 10th, 2012
    UP Folk Life Festival March Coffee House Series
    Music
    07:00 PM
    Location: Peter White Lounge, Marquette
    Contact Information: Dan Truckey
    Phone: 906-227-1219

    March 12th, 2012
    Gaelic Storm
    Music
    07:30 PM
    Location: Calumet
    For tickets or more information contact the theatre at 906-337-2610.
    Contact Information: Laura Miller
    Phone: 906-337-2610

    March 13th - 17th, 2012
    Mystical Arts of Tibet
    Arts &Theater
    Location: Houghton
    For tickets or more information call 906-487-3200 or visit tickets.mtu.edu.
    Contact Information: Susanne Brent
    Email: rozsa@mtu.edu
    Phone: 906-487-3200

    March 14th, 2012
    Superior Snowshoe Walks 2012
    Outdoor
    06:00 PM To 08:00 PM
    Location: Ironwood
    Phone: 906-932-3332

    March 15th, 2012
    Superior Snowshoe Walks 2012
    Outdoor
    06:00 PM To 08:00 PM
    Location: Ironwood
    Contact Information: Sam
    Phone: 906-932-2020

    March 15th, 2012
    Host and Huddled Masses: Defining “Americanism” during the Century of Immigration 1820-1924
    Shows & Events
    07:00 PM
    Location: Beaumier Heritage Center, Marquette
    Contact Information: Dan Truckey
    Phone: 906-227-1219

    March 16th, 2012
    Sawyer Brown & Neal McCoy
    Music
    08:00 PM
    Location: Island Resort & Casino, Harris
    Phone: 877-ISL-SHOW

    March 16th, 2012
    St. Urho's/St. Patrick's Day Dance & Potluck
    Music
    06:00 PM To 09:00 PM
    Location: Dance Zone, Marquette
    Contact Information: Dan Truckey
    Phone: 906-227-1219

    March 18th, 2012
    Lake Effect Show Choir
    Music
    03:00 PM To 05:00 PM
    Location: Erickson Center, Curtis
    Tickets are $7 and are limited. Additional event information is available by calling 906-586-9974.
    Contact Information: Melissa Ronquist
    Phone: 906-586-9974

    March 21st - 24th, 2012
    New Play Staged Readings
    Arts &Theater
    07:30 PM To 09:00 PM
    Location: James A. Panowski Black Box Theatre, Marquette
    For more information please contact the Forest Roberts Theatre Box Office at 227-2553.
    Contact Information: Forest Roberts Theatre Box Office
    Phone: (906)227-2553

    March 22nd, 2012
    International Performing Arts Series: Luciana Souza
    Music
    07:30 PM To 07:30 PM
    Location: Kaufman Auditorium, Marquette
    Contact Information: Dan Truckey
    Phone: 906-227-1219

    March 22nd - 24th, 2012
    Twelfth Night
    Arts &Theater
    07:30 PM
    Location: Houghton
    For tickets or more information call 906-487-3200 or visit tickets.mtu.edu.
    Contact Information: Steven Dobbs
    Email: vpa@mtu.edu
    Phone: 906-487-3200

    March 24th, 2012
    Maple Sugaring Day
    Annual Events
    12:00 PM To 04:00 PM
    Location: Tahquamenon Falls State Park, Upper Falls
    Contact Information: Theresa Neal
    Phone: 906-492-3415

    March 24th, 2012
    30th Annual Woodchoppers Ball
    Annual Events
    Location: American Legion Hall, Newberry
    For tickets and more information phone 906-293-3818 or 906-293-5777.
    Phone: 906-293-5777

    March 29th - 31st, 2012
    Much Ado About Nothing by Shakespeare
    Arts &Theater
    Location: Besse Center Theatre, Escanaba
     
    March 31st, 2012
    Home & Business Expo
    Annual Events
    Location: West Iron County High School Gym, Iron River
    Website: www.iron.org
    Email: info@iron.org
    Phone: 906-265-3822

    March 31st, 2012
    Home, Business and Outdoor Recreation Expo
    Shows & Events
    Location: Charles Greenlund Gym, Iron River
    Phone: 906-265-3822

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

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