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!

Calumet Art Center Board Meeting

Feb 11, 2016 5:30 PM

Nordic Film Series

Feb 11, 2016

The Finlandia University Finnish American Heritage Center Nordic Film Series presents the Finnish film "A Spectacular Group Suicide" at 2 pm and 6 pm. The film is free and open to the public with donations

Men's Talking Circle

Feb 12, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Parade of Confections

Feb 12, 2016

Join us for our annual Parade of Confections fundraiser featuring a fabulous live auction of gourmet desserts with a Valentine's theme.  Silent auction of art and jewelry too.  Fancy paraders

Chili Chase for Charity

Feb 13, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Houghton High School's National Honor Society is hosting its 3rd annual Chili Chase for Charity cross-country ski race and chili lunch.  All proceeds will be donated to SKY (Simple Kindness for

Cardio Drumming

Feb 13, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Every Tues, Thurs & Sat 9-9:50am, try out Cardio Drumming, a fun class at Aspirus Fitness Center in Laurium. Use drumsticks & exercise to music. Burn calories & stress at the same time! First class free,

2016 Yooper Luge

Feb 13, 2016 1:00 PM

The Fifth Annual Yooper Luge with Cardboard Competition will be held on Saturday, February 13th. The competition starts at 1:00 p.m. with open sledding following the competition. Prizes will be given

"Under The Northern Star" one-act play

Feb 13, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

As part of qualification for MIFA State Theatre Competition, the Calumet High School will perform Under the Northern Star, an original one-act play written specifically for this competition by local playwright

Yooper Luge

Feb 13, 2016

The Yooper Luge is back! Stay tuned for more event information as it becomes available!

Raising Cane Exercise Class

Feb 16, 2016 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Are you new to exercise or need to work on your balance? This class is for you! Bring a cane if you have one, or we'll provide one for you to use. Basic self defense and balance work is taught, specifically

Spirit of Clay

Feb 16, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

A Spirit of Clay class will be held at the Art Center February 16, 18, 23 and 25. A pre-requisite class for this class will be held February 2, 3 and 4th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

Keweenaw Natural History Seminar Series

Feb 16, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Carnegie's Natural History Seminar Series presents Environmental Awareness in the Keweenaw, Lake Superior Futures.  Enjoy refreshments and introductions followed by a lecture with discussion.

MTU Career Fair

Feb 16, 2016

Find your calling at MTU's Career Fair.

Scandinavian Mitten Knitting

Feb 17, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

This class will be held each Wednesday February 17 and 24 and March 2 & 9.

Nice People Dancing to Good Country Music

Feb 18 - 27, 2016 7:30 PM

The Michigan Tech Theatre presents "Nice People Dancing....", a play about Eve Wilfong, who lives over the"Nice People Dancing to Good Country Music Bar", and is paid a visit by her niece, a novice nun

Antique Snowmobile Run-for-Fun

Feb 18 - 20, 2016

Enjoy an antique snowmobile run, bonfire & social, antique sled rides, live music, the Iron Man Run and more!

Keweenaw Art Community Open Forum

Feb 19, 2016 8:30 PM

Pancake/French Toast Breakfast

Feb 20, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Keweenaw Catholic Community Religious Ed. Program will be holding their annual fundraising Pancake/French Toast Breakfast on Saturday, February 20th , from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at Sacred Heart Church,

Full Moon Drum Circle

Feb 20, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Superior Wind Symphony: Be Here Now

Feb 20, 2016 7:30 PM

The Superior Wind Symphony presents music relating to this region and the outdoors.

Retro Ski

Feb 21, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join the Keweenaw Nordic Ski Club for some old time skiing!  Wear old style gear, bring your old skis, anything retro!  

COPPER COUNTRY TOASTMASTERS

Feb 22, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Date: February 22nd, 2016 Time: 7-9 PM Location: UP Health-Portage 500 Campus Dr., Rm 5 Hancock, MI (Follow the signs from the lobby) Copper

Womens Talking Circle

Feb 26, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

CopperDog 150

Feb 26 - 28, 2016

Experience the CopperDog 150 dog sled race.  Starting in Calumet and making its way to Copper Harbor and back in 3 days this event is amazing.  Stay tuned for more information!

MNA Snowshoe Hike

Feb 27, 2016 1:00 PM

Join stewards Gwen and Mike Stockwell for a snowshoe hike to River Bend nature Sanctuary.  It will be an easy one mile trek to the south border of the preserve to view an active eagles nest from a

Red Jacket Cyclotron

Feb 27, 2016 4:00 PM

Fat Bike cyclocross / criterium racing comes to the Michigan Tech ski trails Feb. 27. Just $5 for Michigan Tech Trails season pass holders! An additional $10 trail pass required for those without a season

KSO: Celebration of Concertos

Feb 27, 2016 7:30 PM

The KSO's first-ever Concerto Competition attracts talented local singers and instrumentalists to compete for a performance slot with the orchestra. Winners will perform orchestral concertos, operatic

Glide-N-Gorge

Feb 27, 2016

The 3.5 miles, which will begin at the Four Seasons Chalet at the Houghton County Fair Grounds, will guide you through some of the most spectacular scenery our trail system has to offer, with

Spirit of Clay

Mar 1, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Spirit of Clay classes will be held March 1, 3, 8, 10, 15 and 17.

Great Bear Chase

Mar 5, 2016

The UP Health System Great Bear Chase Ski Marathon has something for everyone and enough snow to go around, even in March! Skiers can choose from the 50k Skiathlon (limited to the first 100 entries), our

Mardis Gras

Mar 5, 2016

Celebrate Mardis Gras Mount Bohemia style! Come ski and snowboard and try to get the most beads!  Ladies ski free!

Clean Snowmobile Challenge

Mar 7 - 12, 2016

Clean Snowmobile Challenge hosted by Michigan Tech.

Calumet Art Center Board Meeting

Mar 10, 2016 5:30 PM

Nordic Film Series

Mar 10, 2016

The Finlandia University Finnish American Heritage Center Nordic Film Series presents the Finnish film "Ella and Friends" at 2 pm and 6 pm. The film is free and open to the public with donations appreciated.

Mens Talking Circle

Mar 11, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM