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

Events for all four seasons!

How to become a great leader seminar

Dec 1, 2015 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Even if it seems that leadership is something people are born with, there are many features and characteristics of great leaders which can be trained and perfected over time. Nobody is born a great leader

Creating Confident Caregivers Workshop

Nov 4 - Dec 9, 2015

Creating Confident Caregivers is an exciting new program in select regions of Michigan, for family caregivers of persons with dementia and/or memory loss. Creating Confident Caregivers is a six-session

Opening Day of Snowmobile Season!

Dec 1, 2015

December 1st marks the first official day of snowmobile season.  Please check our trail conditions page for to see whether or not you can hit the trails!  (Snow dependent of course)

Calumet Tree Lighting Ceremony

Dec 4, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come down to downtown Calumet and get in the holiday spirit. Enjoy the tree lighting ceremony and a visit with Santa at the Vertin Gallery.  There will be live music and carolers walking around

Christmas in Calumet

Dec 4, 2015 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Come and visit Santa at the Vertin Gallery and enjoy Calumet's First Friday specials, exhibits, and activities.

The Nutcracker

Dec 4 - 5, 2015 7:30 PM

The Minnesota Ballet and Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra present a fully-staged production, with live orchestra, of Tchaikovsky's enchanting Nutcracker ballet.

4th Annual Craft Fair

Dec 5, 2015 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

This is the South range Elementary's Booster Club's 4th Annual Craft Fair.  We will again be at the elementary school.  Admission is free.  Lunch and baked goods will be on sale

Christmas in Calumet

Dec 5, 2015 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Visit Santa at the Vertin Gallery from 11 am until 1 pm.  There will be horse drawn wagon rides from 10 am until 2 pm.  Get in the Christmas spirit and start your holiday shopping.

Keweenaw National Historical Park Holiday Event

Dec 5, 2015 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Enjoy Christmas tree decorating, a kid's craft project, the living window, a presentation of historical dress provided by Friend's of Fashion and refreshments and hot cider.

39th annual Poor Artists Sale

Dec 5, 2015 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

39th annual POOR ARTISTS SALE, an event by the Copper Country Community Arts Center in Hancock The Poor Artists Sale will be held Saturday, December 5th at the CLK Gymnasium in Calumet from 11am to

Gingerbread Workshop

Dec 5, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Help us repair our candy playhouse or work on your own creation during our Gingerbread Workshop! Please bring candy to share; we will provide the "glue" for putting things together.

Santa Train

Dec 5, 2015 1:00 PM

Houghton County Historical Society's Santa Train will be rounding the Depot and bring Santa to the Log Cabin at 1:00p.m. to visit with the kids! Mrs. Claus will be handing out free candy canes. Everyone

3rd Annual Bridge Jam

Dec 5, 2015 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Two lively bands mix it up in support of the Maasto Hiihto trails for this fundraiser to raise money for maintenance and building of the bridges in the gorgeous Swedetown Creek Gorge. Esteemed local musicians

Maasto Music Fest

Dec 5, 2015 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Fundraiser concert to support the Maasto Hiihto/Churning Rapids trails in Hancock. Featured bands include Uncle Floyd, and The Wingnuts featuring the Singing Sherriff, Ron Lahti. Doors open at 7, music

Terry Lee Goffee as Johnny Cash

Dec 5, 2015 7:30 PM

As requested by his fans—a return engagement by Terry Lee. He makes this show different and unique by portraying Johnny Cash in the first person, rather than just standing there singing the songs.

Copper Country Chorale Christmas Concert

Dec 6, 2015 3:00 PM

Join us for the Copper Country Chorale Christmas Concert. Refreshments will be served after the concert.

Sons of Norway 5-670 Ulseth Lodge Meeting

Dec 6, 2015 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Set up and social with a potluck dinner.  Bryan and Patty Milde will talk about their recent trip to Norway.


Dec 6, 2015 4:30 PM

Anyone with an interest, or connection, to Norway is invited to attend the Sons of Norway JULFEST! The event begins with a social hour at 4:30 pm, followed by a potluck dinner at 5:30 and a program at

SSA Chamber Players Concert

Dec 10, 2015 7:30 PM

This program will include a diverse set of works for violin, viola, and cello composed by Ravel, Caroline Shaw, Bartok, Prokofiev, Mozart, Mark O’Connor, Piazzolla, and more. The SSA Chamber

Old-Fashioned Christmas

Dec 11 - 12, 2015

The 2015 Old Fashioned Christmas in Chassell is an annual holiday celebration with lots of activities. On Friday the Chassell Elementary Christmas Program will be at 1:00 pm. The Lighting of the community

Copper Harbor's Winter Wonderfest

Dec 12, 2015 10:00 AM

A Holiday Marketplace featuring local artists work (great for gifts) and a scrumptious bake sale. At 4:00 there will be ornament making for kids and a visit from Santa! 6:00 will kick off the Tree Lighting

Christmas in Calumet

Dec 12, 2015 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Visit Santa at Rowe Furniture 11am-1pm, enjoy live music by the Clown Band, and have fun at a Copper Dog sponsored event and enjoy dog sled rides at Agassiz Park with free hot dogs, coffee and

Home for the Holidays House Tour & Gourmet Tasting

Dec 12, 2015 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Tour beautifully decorated homes in Chassell. Tickets are available at the Chassell General Store, the Hamar House and the Keweenaw Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Songs of the Season

Dec 12, 2015 7:30 PM

The Michigan Tech Concert Choir and conScience: Michigan Tech Chamber Singers explore Songs of the Season!

Holiday Concert with Younce Guitar Duo and Miriam Pico

Dec 13, 2015 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Younce Guitar Duo and Miriam Pico bring the soulful sounds of jazz to holiday classics.

CHS Holiday Band & Choir Concert

Dec 17, 2015 7:30 PM

Calumet High School presents their annual holiday concert for you to enjoy.

It's A Wonderful Life-A Live Radio Play

Dec 18 - 19, 2015 7:00 PM

Remember the good old days of radio—when people had to use their imaginations—when the mind was a stage? Those days are back—only better! You can SEE as well as HEAR radio programs. The

Carnegie Museum Holiday Open House

Dec 19, 2015 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Our annual Holiday Open House including Santa posing for pictures; Music by Sul Ponticello, local student string quartet; Storytime with Portage Lake District Library's children's librarian Chris

MTU Winter Graduation

Dec 19, 2015

MTU winter's graduation ceremony.