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 Farmers Market

July 5 - Oct 18, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Local produce, breads, gluten-free baked goods, coffee, crafts, honey & mead, plus live music in the park, right on M26. Every year starting the Saturday after the 4th until it gets too cold in October!

Hancock Tori

Aug 20 - Nov 1, 2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Hancock Tori features handmade crafts, homemade treats, and locally grown produce. The Tori is open each Wednesday and Saturday from 9:00 until 2:00 at Quincy Green in downtown Hancock.

Navigating a Flightpath

Aug 27 - 28, 2014

Join Melissa Hronkin from 6:30- to 8 pm as she shares her knowledge of beekeeping and local nectar sources that honeybees love. Melissa will also discuss how flowers offer insects nectar and pollen as

Downtown Concert

Aug 28, 2014 7:00 PM

Join us for a Downtown Concert on the Wells Fargo Deck starting at 7 pm. This week it's the Peter Lorre Band!

Musical variety Fund Raiser

Aug 28, 2014 7:00 PM

You're sure to enjoy this musical evening with Jackie Jahfetson, Kris Kyro, Oren Tikkanen and Dave Bezotte as they share their favorite songs from a wide variety of musical styles. Free will offerings

4th Thursday in History; Copper Country Streetcars

Aug 28, 2014

As mine towns grew, so did the demand for better transportation. Streetcar service would begin in 1900 but decline as mines closed, and cease operation in 1932. Join MTU Professor of Civil Environmental

Farmer's Market

Aug 22 - Nov 1, 2014

Looking for some fresh fruits or veggies locally grown? Stop out at 400 W. Sharon Avenue every Friday from 1 to 6 pm and every Saturday from 10 am to 3 pm for Houghton's Farmer's Market.

Solar System Smackdown

Aug 30, 2014 6:00 PM

The Keweenaw Roller Girls Present the Solar System Smackdown Martian Mutilators vs. Venus Vixens at the Houghton County Arena. Doors open at 6, game starts at 7 pm. Tickets are $8 in advance or $10 at

Bells Beer Copper Harbor Trails Festival

Aug 30 - 31, 2014

Bell’s Beer Copper Harbor Trails Festival. 17 & 27 mile mountain bike races, Jr. Fat Tire races, Enduro races, awards, food & beverages & live music following the race. For more information

Rice Lake Log Home Tour

Sept 7, 2014 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hosted by Bootjack Fire & Rescue Auxilary, tour 5 different log homes from 1-4 pm and have a chance to win prizes and have refreshments at LLH Sportsmen's Club. Kemp's Portage Lake Log Homes

Parade of Nations

Sept 13, 2014

Multi-Cultural Festival in the Houghton and Hancock areas. Parade, cultural food festival, games and entertainment. For more information call (906) 487-1890 or visit www.mtu.edu/international/events-programs/parade-nations

12th Annual Copper Harbor Chili Cook Off

Sept 20, 2014

Think you have the best chili around? Well bring it on up to the 12th Annual Copper Harbor Chili Cook Off and find out!

Keweenaw Adventure Company's 20th Anniversary Special

Aug 20 - Sept 20, 2014

Join us on July 20th, August 20th and September 20th for $20 Mountain Bike Shuttle Day-Passes

Sibelius Academy Music Festival

Sept 22 - 27, 2014

16th Annual Finlandia University Sibelius Academy Music Festival. Concerts by world-class student-musicians from the Sibelius Academy of Helsinki, Finland. For more information call 906-487-7512 or visit

Art Walk

Sept 26 - 27, 2014

Every last Friday of the month during the months of June, July, August, and September, Copper Harbor will host the Art Walk. Local vendors and food carts will stay open later and there will be activites