Events


Rallies and races, festivals and tournaments, there's always something exciting happening in the Keweenaw Peninsula of Upper Michigan!

Events for all four seasons!

Kid's Fit Camp (ages 8-12)

June 14 - July 28, 2016 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Kids age 8-12 can enjoy this twice weekly camp with fun, exercise based activities! Class is held every Tues & Thurs Jne 14-July 28 10-11am (except July 5th & 7th). Parents can also buy a 12 visit punch

Lake Linden Farmer's Market

July 23 - Oct 1, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Every Saturday now through October 10am-2pm at Lake Linden Park on M-26. Locally grown and made items, music, enrichment classes. Different items and events every week.

Lake Linden Farmers Market

July 9 - Oct 1, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

This family friendly market showcases farm fresh produce, delicious prepared foods, local entertainment, hand crafted items, community causes and local information about the area.

Main Street Calumet Farmer's Market

July 23, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Local Farmer's Market to take place on 6th St. in Downtown Calumet. Next to the historic Calumet Theater, Saturday's June 18th through October 10a-2p.

QUINCY SMELTER TOUR

July 23, 2016 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Quincy Smelter Tour Hancock, MI Date: July 23rd, 2016 Time: 11 AM to 3 PM Summer is here! Not only will you see a part of the Copper Country's industrial heritage, but the breathtaking views of the

Stained Glass Stepping Stone Class

July 23, 2016 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

All supplies are included for you to make & take home your own stained glass stepping stone. Anyone age 10 through senior citizen can take this class and make a beautiful design to take home. Call to save

Museum/Grounds Opening

June 18 - Sept 30, 2016 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Museum and Grounds will be open for the summer of 2016 on June 18th, Saturday. The Museum and grounds are open daily from noon to 4:00 p.m. throughout the summer. Note** We are staffed by volunteers

Sights Unseen: a ranger-guided tour of Calumet

July 23, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join ranger Lynette for "Sights Unseen: changes in Calumet's historic streetscapes." Over the past 100 years what has changed in Calumet, and why? This free 1.5 mile tour is over easy terrain and will

A Walk Through Fort Wilkins State Parks History

July 23, 2016 4:00 PM

Join Elgie Dow, last child born in Fort Wilkins and President of the Superior Alliance for Independent Living, on a walk through Fort Wilkins State Park.  Learn about the Fort and the reconstruction

Raptors and Mammals of the Upper Peninsula

July 23, 2016 7:30 PM

Come explore the wildlife of Northern Michigan with Time Burke, US Forest Service Department of Agriculture.  Mounts of Michigan's birds of prey will be shown: owls, falcons and hawks.  Dissect

The Blooze Brothers

July 23, 2016 7:30 PM

Those wacky but soulful Blooze Brothers are on the loose again! As they’ve been doing for over 25 years, the Blooze Brothers have made parole.  Despite the best of intentions, they’ve

7th Annual Music Fest

July 23, 2016

Cardio Drumming Exercise Class

July 23, 2016

Have fun while you burn calories! This class is Drumming to a variety of music for fun & fitness! Teens through senior citizens can do this class seated or standing. Held every Tues, Thurs & Sat 9-9:50am.

Lake Linden Farmers Market

July 9 - Oct 1, 2016

The Farmer's Market will be held every Saturday, July - October (10 AM - 2 PM). This family friendly market showcases farm fresh produce, delicious prepared foods, local entertainment, hand crafted

Quincy Smelter Tours

July 23, 2016

Blessing of the Animals

July 24, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Annual Blessing of the Animals at the historic Phoenix Church.

Houghton County Historical Society's 2016 Summer Organ Recitals

July 24, 2016 7:00 PM

The Houghton County Historical Society and The Organists of Keweenaw present the third in the 2016 Summer Organ Recitals on Sunday, July 24th at 7:00 p.m. at the HCHS Heritage Center in Lake Linden (Old

Keweenaw Geoheritage Tours - Lava and the Rift

July 25, 2016 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

This trip focuses on the Keweenaw’s black rocks and it’s volcanic past - the site of Earth’s largest lava outpourings. Visit the great lava reefs and related shipwrecks along the shoreline from Eagle

Musical Monday

July 25, 2016 7:00 PM

These popular Monday night concerts are back!  The Yesterday's Wine will be playing in the upper level of the Heritage Center.  Donations are accepted.

Crossing the Big Lake to Isle Royale

July 25, 2016 7:30 PM

Come hear stories and see photos with photography by Captain Ben Kilpela, of the Isle Royale Queen IV.

Keweenaw Mineral Days

July 25 - 30, 2016

A. E. Seaman Mineral Museum for registered participants Monday July 25 through Saturday July 30. - Free admission to the Museum Monday July 25 through Saturday July 30. - Select Minerals (glass

Keweenaw Geoheritage Tours - The Keweenaw Fault

July 26, 2016 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

This trip highlights the magnificent Keweenaw Fault, a massive thrust fault which split the peninsula lengthwise and uplifted rocks, including native copper, to a place where people could find it. Trace

The Estivant Pines: Preserving and Interpreting the Keweenaw

July 26, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

In the late 1960's a movement began to save the Estivant Pines, one of the last old-growth stands of white pine, located near Copper Harbor. Charles Eshbach, Historian, Naturalist, Guide and Author, will

Storytime and Crafts for Kids

July 26, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Children and their families are welcome to come to the Chassell Heritage Center for Storytime and Crafts offered by the Portage Lake District Library.

Adventure Hike at Quincy Mine Grounds

July 26, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join a 1-2 mile surface tour hike over uneven ground.  Closed toe shoes are recommended.

Jacobsville Sandstone Helps Build America

July 26, 2016 7:30 PM

Join Pastor Robert Langseth and learn how the sandstone in Jacobsville contributed to the building of America into what it is today.

Phil Lynch Quartet

July 26, 2016 7:30 PM

Once upon a time there were four pubic school educators who shared a love of jazz and the classic American songs, along with a desire to contribute to the quality of life in Upper Michigan. Now here we

Keweenaw Geoheritage Tours - Jacobsville Sandstone

July 27, 2016 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The red rocks of the Keweenaw originate from the ancient, and once massive, Huron Mountains that eroded and filled the great valley of the Keweenaw Rift. View this stunning formation from a unique perspective

Movie Magic Film Series

July 6 - 27, 2016 7:00 PM

Join us for our Movie Magic Film Series where every Wednesday during the month of July the Calumet Theatre will play a family friendly movie on the historic big screen for just $1!  Check out the

What's going on with our weather?

July 27, 2016 7:30 PM

Meteorologist, matt Zika, from the national weather service, will look back at what's going on with the weather in our area.

Little Brothers-Friend of the Elderly Volunteer Orientation

July 27, 2016

Volunteer Orientation: Little Brothers urgently needs volunteer drivers to provide safe, reliable transportation for the elderly to their medical appointments. Volunteers should have a valid driver’s

Old Friends: Native Plants and Native Pollinators

July 28, 2016 7:00 AM

Master Gardeners Phyllis Johnson and Amanda Binoniemi offer a presentation of how and why to plant a pollinator garden.

Balance For Life

July 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

If you're new to exercise or need some help working on your balance and basic chair & standing exercises, this class is for you! Held every Tues &, Thurs 8-8:50am. Free if you've never taken a class at

Keweenaw Geoheritage Tours - Copper Mining Waste of Lake Superior Today

July 28, 2016 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

The Keweenaw’s recent mining past is a distinctly visible part of the landscape. Learn about the dynamic lake processes that have scattered mining waste in Lake Superior and inland lakes. Highlights

Daniell Park Concerts

July 28, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for a concert in the park!  Tonight Jim & Teri Enrietti will be playing! In case of inclement weather, concerts are held at the George Gipp Arena.  Concessions are available, donations

Old Friends: Native Plants and Native Pollinators

July 28, 2016 7:00 PM

Master Gardeners Phyllis Johnson and Amanda Binoniemi offer a presentation on how and why to plant a pollinator garden.

Vaudeville at the Calumet Theatre

July 28, 2016 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Calumet High School Drama Club is bringing Vaudeville back to the historic Calumet Theatre. Vaudeville is a series of unrelated acts performed in rapid succession. Very Popular in the United States in

Canal Rock 2016

June 10 - Aug 19, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us at Porvoo Park  every Friday night for a live concert on the waterfront in Hancock.

Ancestral Footprints of Calumet

July 29 - 31, 2016

Ancestral Footprints of Calumet with Ed Gray and Jane VanEvera Friday, July 29 from 5:30 to 8:30; Saturday, July 30 from 9 am to noon and 1 to 4 pm; and Sunday, July 31 from 9 am to noon

Battery D Civil War Encampment at Fort WIlkins

July 29 - 31, 2016

History comes alive at Fort Wilkins. Battery D, 1st Michigan Light Artillery, a Civil War era living history group returns to Fort Wilkins for its 32nd annual weekend encampment. The weekend event will

Copper Harbor Ladies Weekend

July 29 - 31, 2016

Improve your riding, meet new people and have a weekend of fun on the world class trails in Copper Harbor.  We will once again be part of the Liv Ladies Allride MTB Clinic Series with Lindsey

Main Street Calumet Farmer's Market

July 30, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Local Farmer's Market to take place on 6th St. in Downtown Calumet. Next to the historic Calumet Theater, Saturday's June 18th through October 10a-2p.

Black Creek NS - Butterfly Identification Field Trip

July 30, 2016 10:00 AM

Join Conservation Biologist and expert Lepidopterist, Jim Bess, for an enjoyable hike and a lesson in the identification of butterflies.  You’ll want to have binoculars and cameras to help “capture”

Gay Fire Department Auxiliary Sale and Bazaar

July 30, 2016 11:15 AM - 3:00 PM

Discover treasures, antiques, and must-have items at low, low prices at this unique rummage and bazaar. Proceeds help support the Sherman Township Fire Department and community projects. After shopping,

Guided tour of the C&H Industrial Core

July 30, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

See significant industrial structures and learn about their importance to the company and their cultural and historic context of the times. This free 1.5 mile tour is over fairly easy terrain and will

Winona: A Copper Country Ghost Town

July 30, 2016 7:00 PM

Screening and discussion with filmmaker Dr. Michael Loukinen. $5.00 suggested donation.

Central Mine Reunion

July 31, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

112th Annual Central Mine Reunion at the historic Central Church.  Two services will be held, one at 9 am and one at 11 am.

Jack & Kitty

Aug 1, 2016 7:00 PM

Part of the Musical Mondays Series, this Emmy award-winning vaudeville folk duo is one of the most in-demand musical acts for children. They spent years as co-creators and co-stars of a hit preschool

Musical Monday

Aug 1, 2016 7:00 PM

These popular Monday night concerts are back!  Cathy Isaacson & Friends will be playing in the upper level of the Heritage Center.  Donations are accepted.

Copper as Cargo

Aug 1, 2016 7:30 PM

Masses, and barrels, of native, stamped and kiln copper were transported from our local mines to Detroit, Cleveland and New York in 1840-18602.  What were the ships? How much did they carry? What

Wild Berry Jam Making

Aug 2, 2016 7:30 PM

Join Barb Koski, Retired Extension Home Economist, in showing you the safe way to make jam outdoors and how it should be stored.  Then enjoy Bread on a Stick with the jam that was made.  Please

Ghost Signs of Calumet: a ranger-guided tour

Aug 3, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ghost Signs of Calumet is a tour that focuses on faded "ghost" signs and advertising from years gone by. We'll also take a look at other ways the exterior of a building can shed light on its past. This

From Fl;intlock to Cartridge - The Guns of Fort Wilkins

Aug 3, 2016 7:30 PM

Learn mechanics, origins and see Civil War Firearms with a presentation by Jim Billings, Historian, Gunsmith, Artist and Owner of Swedes Gift Shop.

Estivant Pines NS - Work Day

Aug 3, 2016

Join stewards Ted and Alice Soldan for a day of working on the replacement of a boardwalk just before the Memorial Loop turn-off.  Please bring along water, snacks, bug repellant, work gloves, and

Daniell Park Concerts

Aug 4, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for a concert in the park!  Tonight the Greenstone will be playing! In case of inclement weather, concerts are held at the George Gipp Arena.  Concessions are available, donations

Boodie Creek

Aug 4, 2016 7:00 PM

Boodie Creek plays a live concert at Kestner Waterfront Park in Houghton.

The Monday Night All-Stars

Aug 4, 2016 7:00 PM

Clare Zuraw (Hammer Dulcimer and Piano), Kevin Blackstone (Bari Uke, Banjo, Guitar) and Dave Morehouse (Fiddle, Mandolin, Bouzouki, Button Accordion, Concertina) play traditional folk music and teach

The Monday Night All-Stars

Aug 4, 2016 7:00 PM

Clare Zuraw, Kevin Blackstone and David Morehouse play traditional folk music and teach a folk dance or two.  Fun guaranteed!

Exploring the Keweenaw; Let Geoheritage Be Your Guide

Aug 4, 2016 7:30 PM

Join Tom Wright, Lead Guide and Facilities Supervisor from the Quincy Mine in Hancock, for a presentation on "Exploring the Keweenaw; Let Geoheritage Be Your Guide".  Learn more about what

Cottonmouth Comedy Tour 2016

Aug 5, 2016 7:30 PM

An evening of comedy featuring Mikey G and Lucia Tuman. Tickets are available for purchase at NSH in Houghton and NSH in Calumet. We hope to see you there! +21

Surf's Up: A Tribute to the Beach Boys

Aug 5, 2016 7:30 PM

Phil Dirt Presents SURF’S UP: A Tribute to The Beach Boys! SURF’S UP is the nation’s hottest beach party band with over 20 years of performing experience. SURF’S UP will make your

Astronomy in the Fort

Aug 5, 2016 10:30 PM

Join Joel Kimball, Professor of Physics and Engineering, and Doug McIntosh, local amateur astronomer, on the Fort Parade Grounds to view the stars, planets, galaxies and more via high powered telescopes.

Copper Country Rock and Mineral Collecting Trips

Aug 5, 2016

Enjoy several rock and mineral collecting field trips on ground that is normally not available to the public in the Keweenaw Peninsula.  For more information visit the website.

Main Street Calumet Farmer's Market

Aug 6, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Local Farmer's Market to take place on 6th St. in Downtown Calumet. Next to the historic Calumet Theater, Saturday's June 18th through October 10a-2p.

22nd Annual Agate Beach Music Jamboree

Aug 6 - 7, 2016 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Music jamboree. All musicians/singers welcomed to come and sing. Bring lawn chair. Concession stand opened. Camping available on first come bases. Signs will be posted for directions in Toivola.

1st Annual Calumet Music Festival

Aug 6, 2016 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for the 1st Annual Calumet Music Festival in Agassiz Park! A full day of music, food, fun! Tickets are on sale now! Start the day out with music from the Wingnuts, Boodie Creek, Tom Kataline

Keweenaw Roller Girls Roller Derby

Aug 6, 2016 5:00 PM

Join the Keweenaw Roller Girls for the Solar System Smackdown Mixer.

Cottonmouth Comedy Tour 2016

Aug 6, 2016 7:30 PM

22nd Annual Agate Beach Jamboree

Aug 6 - 7, 2016

Enjoy a weekend full of music, great scenery, food, and much more!

Aspirus Copperman Triathlon & Duathlon

Aug 6, 2016

Swim tranquil Lake Fanny Hooe, bike the rocky shores of Lake Superior and run through the wilderness on shaded roads.

Quincy Smelter Tours

Aug 6, 2016

Gratiot Lake Overlook - Geology Field Trip

Aug 7, 2016 1:00 PM

Faults, glaciers, and plunge pools!  Join geologist Erika Vye to learn how geologic faults helped form many beautiful lakes in the Keweenaw.  We’ll learn how erosion along the Keweenaw

Hougthon County Historical Society's 2016 Summer Organ Reictals

Aug 7, 2016 7:00 PM

The Houghton County Historical Society and The Organists of Keweenaw present the fourth in the 2016 Summer Organ Recitals on Sunday, August 7th at 7:00 p.m. at the HCHS Heritage Center in Lake Linden (Old

Musical Monday

Aug 8, 2016 7:00 PM

These popular Monday night concerts are back!  The Singing Sheriff will be playing in the upper level of the Keweenaw Heritage Center.  Donations are accepted.

Crossing the Big Lake to Isle Royale

Aug 8, 2016 7:30 PM

Come hear stories and see photos with photography by Captain Ben Kilpela, of the Isle Royale Queen IV.

Storytime and Crafts for Kids

Aug 9, 2016 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Children and their families are welcome to come to the Chassell Heritage Center for Storytime and Crafts offered by the Portage Lake District Library.

Discover the Geology All Around You

Aug 9, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Join a ranger for a geology discovery walk in Calumet.  The tour is 1-2 miles long over mostly even terrain.

Live Lecture Series

Aug 9, 2016 7:00 PM

Our lecture series this summer is titled "Calumet Strong".  Keeping Our Downtown Strong by Calumet Village Preseident David Geisler and Main Street's Leah Polzien.  Lecture will

Shawn M. Carlson speaks for the Copper Country Rock & Mineral Club

Aug 9, 2016 7:00 PM

Registered participants for Shawn's presentation will hear the intriguing story of the challenges faced by geologists, explorers, big-business, prospectors, and hobbyists to find the elusive prize:

The Cliff Mine Revisited

Aug 10, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

In the first (1974) edition of Donald Chaput’s The Cliff, the book ended with the line, "The Cliff is dead.” The updated (2015) edition of The Cliff acknowledges that while that death was certain,

Tamburitzans

Aug 10, 2016 7:00 PM

The Duquesne University Tamburitzans return for the 7th decade.  This outstanding dance troup performs to folk songs from the Eastern European Region.  A colorful, entertaining show for all ages

NATIONAL S'MORES DAY!

Aug 10, 2016 8:00 PM

Enjoy s'mores, a campfire favorite in the Day Use Area by the Fort Parking Lot.  Then join Joel Kimball, Professor of Physics and Engineering, and Doug McIntosh, local amateur astronomer, on the

Identifying Minerals using the Scanning Electron Microscope

Aug 10, 2016

This four-hour short course will introduce participants to the scanning electron microscope or “SEM” and its use in mineral identification, with specific emphasis on minerals found in Michigan’s

Keweenaw Waterway Cruise

Aug 11, 2016 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Join us for an afternoon cruise aboard the Ranger III through the Keweenaw Waterway.  Board at 12:30 pm and return at 3:30 pm.  For more information or reservations call or visit the Isle

Banquet and DeCleene Memorial Benefit Auction

Aug 11, 2016 6:00 PM

The Siskiwit Conference Center on Pine Street in Calumet is a new facility we think you'll enjoy for an informal evening of good food and good company.  We're having the dinner buffet

Daniell Park Concerts

Aug 11, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for a concert in the park!  Tonight the Country Drifters will be playing! In case of inclement weather, concerts are held at the George Gipp Arena.  Concessions are available, donations

Kris Kyro and the Thimbleberry Band

Aug 11, 2016 7:00 PM

A lively evening of musical variety from jazz to the traditional music of Copper Country ethnic groups, brought to you by Kris Kyro (vocals), Oren Tikkanen (vocals, guitar, mandolin), Matthew Durocher

Kris Kyro and The Thimbleberry Band

Aug 11, 2016 7:00 PM

A lively evening of musical variety from jazz to the traditional music of the Copper Country ethnic groups brought to you by Kris Kyro, Oren Tikkanen, Matthew Durocher and Dave Bezotte.

Uncle Pete's BBQ Blues Band

Aug 11, 2016 7:00 PM

Come enjoy listening to Uncle Pete's BBQ Blues Band at Kestner Park in Houghton.

Step into the Woods

Aug 11, 2016 7:30 PM

Take a Nature Walk with Naomi Haycock, Campground Host, as she points out our local berries and interesting plants.  Walk begins at Site 120 in the West Campground.

People's Fair

Aug 12 - 14, 2016 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Metaphysical Gathering at the Keweenaw Vortex. Our vendors are health and wellness specialists.

Club Indigo presents Little Fugitive

Aug 12, 2016 6:00 PM

Join us for dinner and a movie at the Calumet Theatre as Club Indigo presents the Little Fugitive.  Please call at least a day ahead if you wish to attend the dinner.  Dinner is served at 6 pm

Astronomy in the Fort

Aug 12, 2016 10:30 PM

Join Joel Kimball, Professor of Physics and Engineering, and Doug McIntosh, local amateur astronomer, on the Fort Parade Grounds to view the stars, planets, galaxies and more via high powered telescopes.

Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Aug 12 - 14, 2016

Join us for a 3 days, rock and mineral show!  Houghton Elementary School, Bridge Street near Sharon Avenue, Houghton Friday Aug 12, 1pm-8pm         Saturday Aug

Jazz Central

Aug 12, 2016

Enjoy a outdoor jazz concert at the upper parking lot at Central Mine.

Main Street Calumet Farmer's Market

Aug 13, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Local Farmer's Market to take place on 6th St. in Downtown Calumet. Next to the historic Calumet Theater, Saturday's June 18th through October 10a-2p.

Gay Fire Department Auxiliary Sale and Bazaar

Aug 13, 2016 11:15 AM - 3:00 PM

Discover treasures, antiques, and must-have items at low, low prices at this unique rummage and bazaar. Proceeds help support the Sherman Township Fire Department and community projects. After shopping,

COPPER WORLD Saturday Evening After-Hours Reception

Aug 13, 2016 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

If you've visited the Copper Country before, no doubt Copper World is a regular stop to pick up gifts for home: select a T-shirt or sweatshirt from the ever-freshened clothing gallery to remember an

Exploring the Keweenaw; Let Geoheritage Be Your Guide

Aug 13, 2016 7:30 PM

Join Tom Wright, Lead Guide and Facilities Supervisor from the Quincy Mine in Hancock and learn more about what makes the Keweenaw such a unique place geologically, historically and culturally, as well

Eagle Harbor Art Fair

Aug 13 - 14, 2016

The Eagle Harbor Fair for 2016 will be on August 13th & 14th, in Eagle Harbor, MI, almost the tip of the thumb of the Keweenaw Peninsula.  It has been over 50 years that the CCAA is hosting

Piano Concert

Aug 13, 2016

A Commemorative Piano Concert on the Historic Emerson Piano at the Eagle River Museum.

Bob Milne

Aug 15, 2016 7:30 PM

Part of the Musical Mondays Series, our most requested "return engagement" Bob Milne is considered to be the best ragtime/boogie-woogie pianist in the world.  he was filmed at the Library

The Shipwreck Story of the City of Bangor

Aug 15, 2016 7:30 PM

Mark Rowe, Trustee and Maritime Chairman of the Keweenaw County Historical Society, will speak about the Shipwreck of the City of Bangor.

Fun with Clay Interactive Demonstration

Aug 15, 2016

Come to the Interactive Fun with Clay Demonstration with Artist Ed Gray at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community: Past and Present

Aug 16, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community of Baraga, Michigan has a long and interesting history. It is also active in preserving their local culture and traditions. Join Susan J. LaFernier, Tribal Council Secretary

Live Lecture Series

Aug 16, 2016 7:00 PM

Our lecture series this summer is titled "Calumet Strong".  Tonight's topic is Keeping Our Churches Strong with speakers Rev. Peter Vorhes, Faith Lutheran Church and Deacon Art Stancher,

Exploring the Keweenaw;

Aug 16, 2016 7:30 PM

Join Tom Wright, Lead Guide and Facilities Supervisor from the Quincy Mine in Hancock and learn more about what makes the Keweenaw such a unique place geologically, historically and culturally, as well

Interactive Fun with Clay Demonstration

Aug 16, 2016

Come to the Interactive Fun with Clay Demonstration with Artist Ed Gray at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Guided tour of the C&H Industrial Core

Aug 17, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

See significant industrial structures and learn about their importance to the company and their cultural and historic context of the times. This free 1.5 mile tour is over fairly easy terrain and will

Gold Medal Heroes of the Shipwreck L. C. Waldo

Aug 17, 2016 7:30 PM

Mark Rowe, Trustee and Maritime Chairman of the Keweenaw County Historical Society, will speak about the two lifesaving crews that were awarded gold medals for their heroic efforts.

Clay Whistles Demonstration

Aug 17, 2016

Come to the Clay Whistle Making Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Copper Bowl Demonstration

Aug 17, 2016

Come to the Copper Bowl Making Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Daniell Park Concerts

Aug 18, 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for a concert in the park!  Tonight the Copper Country Community Band will be playing! In case of inclement weather, concerts are held at the George Gipp Arena.  Concessions are available,

Finnish Folk Music and Dance

Aug 18, 2016 7:00 PM

An evening of traditional Finnish folk dance and music with the Kivajat Finnish Dancers and the Ilon Kaiku Kantele Esemble.  Both groups directed by Kay Seppala are sponsored by the Finnish American

Finnish Folk Music and Dance

Aug 18, 2016 7:00 PM

An evening of traditional Finnish folk dance and music with the Kivajat Finnish Dancers and the Ilon Kaiku Kantele Ensemble.  Both groups, directed by Kay Seppala, are sponsored by the Finnish American

Outlaw'd Band

Aug 18, 2016 7:00 PM

Come enjoy listening to the Outlaw'd Band at Kestner Waterfront Park in Houghton.

Discover the Game of Geocaching

Aug 18, 2016 7:30 PM

Discover the Game of Geocaching and How It Can Help Guide You in Your Exploration of the Keweenaw and Beyond with Ranger David Wicklesse of the Keweenaw National Park Service for an introduction to the

Clay Whistles Demonstration

Aug 18, 2016

Come to the Clay Whistle Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Wind the Warp Demonstration

Aug 18, 2016

Come to the Wind the Warp Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Hougthon County Historical Society's 2016 Summer Organ Recitals

Aug 19, 2016 7:00 PM

The Houghton County Historical Society and The Organists of Keweenaw present the fifth in the 2016 Summer Organ Recitals on Friday, August 19th at 7:00 p.m. at the HCHS Heritage Center in Lake Linden (Old

Wait..Did you Say the Keweenaw is a Billion Years Old

Aug 19, 2016 7:30 PM

Join Geologist and Geoheritage Specialist Erika Vye as she discusses the geological process that formed the Keweenaw over the past billion years.

Clay Whistle Demonstration

Aug 19, 2016

Come to the Clay Whistles Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

MTU Move In Weekend

Aug 19 - 21, 2016

The Big 150 - Calumet's Sesquicentennial

Aug 19 - 20, 2016

Come out for a parade, live music, historic displays, ethnic foods, arts & crafts, kids' games, home tours, and fireworks to celebrate Calumet turning 150 years old!

Twining Demonstration

Aug 19, 2016

Come to the Twining Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Warp the Loom Demonstration

Aug 19, 2016

Come to the Warp the Loom Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Main Street Calumet Farmer's Market

Aug 20, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Local Farmer's Market to take place on 6th St. in Downtown Calumet. Next to the historic Calumet Theater, Saturday's June 18th through October 10a-2p.

Wander and Wonder Fort Wilkins

Aug 20, 2016 7:30 PM

Have you been wondering what flowers are blooming around the park?  What animals are chirping, singing, or hooting around you?  Join Naturalist Dorothy McLeer from the University of Michigan-Dearborn

Art in the Park

Aug 20, 2016

The annual art show is held at the Grant Township Community Center and Park in Copper Harbor. This two day craft fair features local and regional artists, food and live entertainment.

Clay Whistle Demonstration

Aug 20, 2016

Come to the Clay Whistles Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Great Deer Chase

Aug 20, 2016

This year Deer Chase registration will kick off a week long celebration of the Sesquicentennial of Calumet Township. Plans are to have a street dance Friday, the 19th, with sidewalk vendors and music on

Twining Demonstration

Aug 20, 2016

Come to the Twining Demonstration at the Calumet Art Center during the Calumet Township Big 150 Celebration. Demonstrations will continue throughout the week.

Musical Monday

Aug 22, 2016 7:00 PM

These popular Monday night concerts are back!  Jim & Teri Enrietti will be playing in the upper level of the Heritage Center.  Donations are accepted.