Michigan Lighthouse Festival – August 3

July 27, 2018

Paradise, MI – Have a great adventure this summer and attend the 3rd Michigan Lighthouse Festival in Paradise, MI. Activities start with a Kick-Off Dinner and Program at the Bay Mills Resort & Casino, Friday evening, August 3. Special programs are scheduled Saturday (August 4) and Sunday (August 5) at Whitefish Point Light Station, Crisp Point Lighthouse, and Point Iroquois Lighthouse. A Lighthouse Marketplace will be at the Whitefish Township Community Center, just south of Paradise, MI, Saturday and Sunday. A free outdoor music concert is scheduled for Saturday night behind the community center next to Lake Superior’s Whitefish Bay. Check www.michiganlighthousefestival.com to review the schedule of this traveling festival, highlighting the great adventure of Michigan Lighthouses.… Read the rest

Morning Bus Tour at Seney National Wildlife Refuge

July 27, 2018

Seney, MI – Would you like to get more out of your trip to Seney National Wildlife Refuge? Some wildlife can be difficult to see, but trained staff and volunteers know where to look or listen. Join us Monday and Friday mornings at 10:00 am to experience a guided tour of the Refuge. The tour will take between 2 to 2 ½ hours depending on the topic of the tour. We will be on the lookout for a variety of wildlife while sharing information on the animals we see, the history of the refuge and current management practices. Please meet inside the Visitor Center to coordinate vehicles, pick up binoculars, and begin the tour. The Visitor Center opens at 9:00 am.… Read the rest

Upper Peninsula Community Band Festival – August 3

July 27, 2018

Marquette, MI – The Marquette City Band invites individual adult instrumentalists to participate in a unique musical opportunity at the Upper Peninsula Community Band Festival! The schedule includes 3 rehearsals, special performances, and a concluding concert. There will also be opportunities for unique social activities in the area.… Read the rest