Great Turtle Trail Run – October 27

October 22, 2018

Mackinac Island, MI – One of the most scenic trail events in the state. We have a capacity of 3,500 participants running and walking the inside trails of Mackinac Island during the last open weekend of the season on half-marathon and 5.7-mile courses. All who register will enjoy special race features – commemorative medals, a race shirt in Great Turtle fashion, special Halloween events for adults and kids, great end-of-season sales – plus the beauty of late fall on the Island.

Downtown Farmers Market Trick or Treating – October 27

October 22, 2018

Marquette, MI – The Marquette Downtown District’s business community is pleased to provide a safe and fun opportunity for children to trick or treat. Bring your little ghosts and goblins to go door to door collecting goodies from the local businesses. Participating locations will have orange “Welcome Trick or Treaters” signs in their windows.

Howl-O-Scream Haunted House

October 22, 2018

L’Anse, MIOctober 22, 2018 – The Howl-O-Scream Haunted House will be open October 26th & 27th from 7:00-10:30 pm.  All the fun and scares will take place at Meadowbrook Arena on Division St. in L’Anse, MI.

Dutch Saxophonist Performs at NMU

October 22, 2018

Marquette, MIOctober 22, 2018 – Dutch saxophonist Hans de Jong will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, at Northern Michigan University’s Reynolds Recital Hall as part of the Siril Concert Series. Admission is free.

In addition to performing as a saxophone soloist and with chamber music ensembles, de Jong is a composer and teacher. He is professor of classical saxophone and chamber music at the Royal Conservatoire in Antwerp, Belgium, and artistic director/conductor for the Royal Antwerp Saxophone Project.

The Siril Endowment for the Music Arts encourages appreciation for classical concert music at NMU through sponsorship of performances, teaching residencies by world-class musicians and more.