Calendar – Fun – Annual Ford Airport Day – Sept. 16

September 13, 2017

Iron Mountain – The Annual Ford Airport Day will be held on Saturday, September 16 from 8 a.m. to 4:40 p.m. CDT at the Ford Airport in Iron Mountain.

Come enjoy displays aircraft, Young Eagle flights for youth 8 to 17, a custom car show, a Snoopy simulator, aircraft pedal cars, displays by CAP, tour the historical museum, see Ford memorabilia and more.

Flights are available on EAA 1929 Ford Tri-Motor Friday through Sunday. Go to to signup.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Buzz the Gut Car Show and Parade – Aug. 12

August 9, 2017

Ishpeming – The Buzz the Gut Car Show and Parade will be held on Saturday, August 12 beginning with the Show and Shine from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Cliffs Shaft Mining Museum in Ishpeming.

A parade through Ishpeming and Negaunee starts at 7 p.m. followed by a dance at the Ishpeming Elks immediately after the cruise.

The event is free and open to the public.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Iron, Steel, and the Automobile – June 18

June 15, 2017

Negaunee – Iron, Steel, and the Automobile, the 28th Annual Antique Auto Exhibit, will be held Sunday, June 19 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Michigan Iron Industry Museum, 73 Forge Road in Negaunee.

There will be more than 50 vintage vehicles from the 1910s to 1969, live music by the Bluffs Orchestra, a special presentation by Ford Motor Company Historian Robert Kreipke, and food concessions.

For more information, call 475-7857.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Mardi Gras 2017 in L’Anse – Mar. 4

March 1, 2017

L’Anse – Mardi Gras 2017 will be held on Saturday, March 4 from 5 to 9 p.m. at American Legion Post 144, 115 N. Front Street in L’Anse.

This is a family-friendly Mardi Gras celebration with food, frivolity, mask-making and fun for all. Admission is free. For more information, call Eric Erickson at 906-524-6699.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Saturday at the Center: Game Day – Jan. 21

January 18, 2017

Marquette – “Saturday at the Center: Game Day” will be offered on Saturday, January 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Marquette Regional History Center on Spring Street in Marquette.

Check out the new special exhibit by getting out old favorite games! Come and play, the old fashioned way -unplugged, at the museum arcade. Bring your game face, there will be something for everyone, from pioneer games to table top hockey, a checker tournament, antique board games, dominoes and more.

Enjoy the exhibit, “Toys in Yooperland”. The activities are included with admission or membership.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Dollhouse Day at Marquette Regional History Center – Nov. 19

November 16, 2016

Marquette – The Marquette Regional History Center will present Dollhouse Day on Saturday, November 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Center, 145 W. Spring Street in Marquette.

Who knew that there were so many dollhouses out there! Some are decorated for the holidays. Have your child bring
their favorite doll or stuffed animal and they will get in free! For more information, visit or call 226-3571.… Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Ladies Night Out in Ishpeming – Nov. 15

November 12, 2016

Ishpeming – Ladies Night Out will be held on Tuesday, November 15 from 1 to 8 p.m. in downtown Ishpeming.

Enjoy specials, prizes, raffles, music, and more. Ladies Night Out will also feature a Craft Bazaar at Rollies Furniture, Earthly Treasures/GLOBE Printing, and Iron Range Agency. … Read the rest

Calendar – Fun – Deer Day Getaway at Escanaba Public Library – Nov. 15

November 12, 2016

Escanaba – Deer Day Get-Away will be offered on Tuesday, November 15 at 6 p.m. at the Escanaba Public Library, 400 Ludington Street in downtown Escanaba.

Teens and adults are invited to the library to make a no-sew fleece scarf or headband. The library will also be showing the movie, “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” for participants who would like to bring their children with them.

All materials are supplied. Hot cider and seasonal refreshments will be served. The program is sponsored by the Friends of the Escanaba Public Library. For more information, call 789-7333 or visit the library’s web site at… Read the rest

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