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!

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.

History on the Hill - Copper & Culture: Prehistoric Copper Metalworking in the Lake Superior Region

Sept 29, 2016 7:00 PM

Long before modern mining, Native Americans were recovering and mining copper here, in what was the first use of metal by people in the world. By at least 8,000 years ago, a full fledged copper industry

French Canadian Heritage Celebration

Sept 29, 2016

Come celebrate the French-Canadian spirit of "joie de vivre", the enjoyment of life, with an evening of entertainment including lively fiddle tunes and step dancing by Emma and Susan Dlyutkowski and French-Canadian

MTU Family Weekend

Sept 30 - Oct 2, 2016

Welcome MTU Parents!

Copper Bowl Class

Oct 1, 2016 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Native American Indians living in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan discovered outcroppings of a very pure form of copper ore, the most pure in the world. They forged tools from the copper to fit their life

FU-Festival Ruska-Beethoven & Banjos

Oct 1, 2016 7:30 PM

Festival Ruska- Beethoven and Banjos Concert

Music-o-Rama

Oct 1, 2016 7:30 PM

The Music-o-Rama Lowther 50th Anniversary Concert will feature performances by conScience, Superior Wind Symphony, and Jazz Lab Band, sponsored by John and Biruta Lowther.

Mount Bohemia's Trail Running Festival

Oct 1 - 2, 2016

Mount Bohemia is well known for being one of the premier adventure ski resorts in the nation. Trails consist of a combination of single track, double track, rolling hills and a few “good climbs.”

Oktoberfest

Oct 1 - 2, 2016

Fall chairlift rides. Live music on top of the mountain and around the main yurt. Micro brews served at the top of the mountain & the yurts. German food featuring Johnsonville brats, soft pretzels & apple

Quincy Smelter Tours

Oct 1, 2016

St Paul The Apostle Fall Festival

Oct 1 - 2, 2016

Enjoy a weekend of fun and ethnic food for people of all ages.

Helsinki Chamber Choir: State of the Union

Oct 2, 2016 7:30 PM

State of the Union (SOTU), is a 40-minute operatic work for twelve voices and will be performed by the Helsinki Chamber Choir, the leading vocal group from Finland and one of the most notable contemporary

Spirit of Clay III

Oct 4, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

October 4, 6, 11, 13. 18 & 19.

Derek Thompson, Senior Editor of the Atlantic

Oct 5, 2016 7:30 PM

Derek Thompson is a senior editor for The Atlantic magazine and the author of its 2015 cover story "A World Without Work" about the future of technology and employment. He also writes the business column

Calumet First Friday

Oct 7, 2016 6:00 PM

The First Friday event in Calumet will feature displays and open houses at many of the art galleries and businesses in town during the evening.

Club Indigo Cinema Paradiso

Oct 7, 2016 6:00 PM

“Cinema Paradiso,”  a film about film lovers for lovers of films, one that ran away with awards at Cannes and took many other international prizes.   It focuses on a middle-aged popular

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Oct 8, 2016 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Sherman Township Volunteer Fire Pancake Breakfast fundraiser. All proceeds used to maintain the fire fighting equipment. We offer pancakes with fruit of choice, French toast, Vollwerth breakfast sausage,

MTU Honors Choir Festival Concert

Oct 8, 2016 7:30 PM

Choirs and the Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra perform Eriks Esenvalds' Whispers on the Prairie Wind, under the direction of Dr. Jerry Blackstone, Director of Choral Activities at the University of

Sunset Cruise on the Isle Royale Queen IV

Oct 9, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Wear your best hat for a chance to win prizes during a sunset cruise on the Isle Royale Queen IV.  This cruise is a fundraiser for the Arts Center!  Prizes for best hat!  Dessert and libations

MTU Pep Band Concert

Oct 13, 2016 7:30 PM

  The Huskies Pep Band pre-celebrates 50 years of bestriped peppiness in its inimitable concert style. To purchase tickets, call 487-3200 or visit Ticketing Operations at Michigan Tech’s

Silent Sky

Oct 13 - 22, 2016 7:30 PM

Silent Sky tells the story of astronomer Henrietta Swan Leavitt.  Her career and personal struggles for acceptance are captured in this new play by Lauren Gundeson.  The play won the Sloan Foundation

Lake Superior Performance Rally

Oct 14 - 15, 2016

Billed as one of the meanest, toughest pro rallies in North America, come check out this adrenaline filled race!

Keweenaw Cup Cyclocross

Oct 15 - 16, 2016

2 days of cyclocross racing in Copper Harbor with multiple races, dinner, live music and much more.

Peter Rabbit Tales

Oct 18, 2016 9:30 AM

In celebration of Beatrix Potter's 150th birthday anniversary, Enchantment Theatre Company, in collaboration with the Estate of Beatrix Potter and Penguin Books UK, brings her captivating stories to

7th Annual Goods & Services Auction

Oct 21, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Save the date!  The 7th Annual Goods & Services Live Auction is a place where you can get a homemade gourmet dinner, a sunset cruise, kayak lessons, gourmet garden preserves, cleaning and organizing

Backstage Jazz

Oct 21 - 22, 2016 7:30 PM

To kick off the season, join us in Club Rozsa featuring the Jazz Lab Band and the Research & Development Big Band.  The stage of the Rozsa is transformed in to an historic jazz club with vintage

Haunted House

Oct 22, 2016 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Ghost Train for Kids 2 - 5PM Ghost Train for the brave 6:30 - 9:30PM 

Ghost Train

Oct 22, 2016 2:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Ride the Ghost Train and tremble in the hallways of the haunted house at the Houghton County Historical Museum in Lake Linden. Your admission will allow you one Ghost Train ride and one knee knocking walk

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for Calumet & Laurium Senior Center

Oct 22, 2016

All you can eat Spaghetti Meal with: homemade meat sauce, salad, garlic bread and dessert. Coffee, tea, Water, or Kool-aid. Spaghetti squash for gluten free option. Prepared by local residents and served

Aquila Theatre in Murder on the Nile

Oct 27, 2016 7:30 PM

Aquila Theatre, in its 25th anniversary season, stages Murder on the Nile, by one of the greatest mystery writers in world literature - Agatha Christie. This brilliant new production features a masterful