Wild Blueberry Festival – August 17-19

August 12, 2018

Paradise, MI – Each year during the third weekend in August Paradise celebrates a part of their local heritage, wild blueberries. An art fair, strolling and stage entertainment, and wonderful local food are part of the festivities. The celebration also showcases informative programs of music, nature, and local history lore. Join us at the Arts and Crafts Fair, enjoy the unique entertainment, partake in the local food specialties, and enjoy the Blueberry Jamboree!… Read the rest

Porsche On The Mac – August 17-19

August 12, 2018

St. Ignace, MI – Come see the first-ever Porsche On The Mac! Packet pickup for participants will take place Friday from 6-9 pm at the Little Bear Arena. The crossing of the Mackinac Bridge will take place on Saturday beginning at 10am. Other activities include a scavenger hunt during the day and a marina party in the evening, followed by Fireworks Over The Bay at dusk. Sunday participants will take caravan cruises in the eastern upper peninsula of Michigan visiting local attractions.… Read the rest

The Red Jacket Jamboree presents: Storyteller Bill Jamerson – August 17

August 12, 2018

Calumet, MI – Celebrate Pasty Fest and the Great Deer Chase mountain bike race with featured performer storyteller, Bill Jamerson! Bill Jamerson knows a good story when he hears one. For over a decade, the Escanaba, Michigan based historian and songwriter has been sharing stories about America’s past with his History through Song programs and school assemblies in a 12-state region across the Upper Midwest. He developed a love of history at an early age inspired by his grandfather’s stories about life in the lumberjack camps and living through The Great Depression. The Red Jacket Jamboree is a live radio variety show showcasing stories and songs from Michigan’s Keweenaw Peninsula (Copper Country). Musicians, singer/songwriters, poets, and storytellers perform in front of a live audience at the historic Calumet Theatre for radio broadcast at a later date. Every episode of The Red Jacket Jamboree features music by the house band- The Copper Cats, with Jerry Younce on guitar, Bill Carrothers on piano, Carrie Biolo on percussion/vibraphone and Harry South on Bass.… Read the rest

Paradise Wild Blueberry Festival – August 17-19

August 12, 2018

Paradise, MI – Each year during the third weekend in August, Paradise celebrates a part of our local heritage, wild blueberries. Established in 1984, the Wild Blueberry Festival is a celebration that includes an art fair, entertainment, and wonderful local foods. The celebration showcases informative programs of music, nature, and local history lore. Check www.WildBlueberryFestival.org for the schedule of activities planned all weekend long.… Read the rest

Manistique Farmers’ Market – August 15

August 12, 2018

Manistique, Mi.– The Manistique Farmers’ Market will be at the Little Bear West Arena this Wednesday, August 15, from 4:00- 6:00 p.m.

Come to the famous Manistique Farmers’ Market!

  • Fresh Produce
  • Baked Goods
  • Honey, Jams & Jellies
  • Artisan Goods
  • Handmade items… and so much more!

Open every Wednesday until September 26th, 2018.

Want more info or want to become a vendor yourself? Check out the website: http://manistiquefarmersmarket.orgRead the rest