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!

Club Indigo

Sept 19, 2014 6:00 PM

Join us for Dinner and a movie at the Calumet Theatre for Club Indigo.

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.

1st Annual Spoo-tacular Fall Event

Sept 20, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Spoo-tacular Fall Event with trick-or-treating and a marshmellow roast

Chance

Sept 20, 2014 7:30 PM

The Calumet Theatre brings the eclectic music group Chance to its stage for a special performance commemorating the famous naturalist John Muir.

8th Annual Geocaching Event

Sept 20, 2014

Come out for a fun filled geochaching event and great friends and food!

Light the Night Run

Sept 20, 2014

Evening family fun run. 1K option and 5K option. Show up with your best GLOW!

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.

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

Scandinavian Textiles Today

Sept 25, 2014 6:00 PM

In conjunction with FiberRama, Phyllis Fredendall, professor of fiber and fashion design at Finlandia University will give a talk entitled Scandinavian Textiles Today.  There will be preview shopping

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

FiberRama Fundraiser

Sept 27, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Copper Country Community Arts Center will hold its annual FiberRama Fundraiser, a sale of fabric, fiber, yarn, buttons, notions, threads, and more!

MTU Career Fair

Sept 30, 2014 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Michigan Tech hosts it's Annual Career Fair from 12 pm until 6 pm.

Calumet Farmers and Artisans Market

Oct 3, 2014

The Calumet Farmers and Artisans Market will is held each Saturday from 9:00 until 4:00, and the first Friday of each month from 6:00 until 8:00, inside the Miners and Merchants Building. The market features

Calumet First Friday

Oct 3, 2014

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.

1910 Fruitgum Company

Oct 4, 2014 7:30 PM

The Calumet Theatre is bringing back the upbeat sound of the 1960s with the 1910 Fruitgum Company.

Cider Making at Central

Oct 4, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Cider Making at Central (All Ages) Tom Hall, Ron Lahti, Pat Ryan Come and make cider from the heritage apples at Central. Pick your apples ahead of time or bring baskets to pick the apples at Central.

Music-o-rama

Oct 4, 2014 7:30 PM

A celebration of music at Michigan Tech starts at 7:30 pm. You can purchase tickets by calling 906-487-2073.

Wool Felted Coasters with Eve Lindsey

Oct 8 - 29, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This is a beginning weave class.  Learn to wind a warp and weave a set of coasters.  Trim the edges and try them out with friends, a fire, and some hot cocoa.  You will have coasters for

Digital Photography Exploration

Oct 9 - 23, 2014 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Interested in becoming more familiar with your digital camera and some easy editing apps?  Join art educator and photographer Melissa Hronklin in an exploration of these topics.  All you need

5th Annual Goods & Srvices Auction

Oct 10, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Our 5th annual Goods & Services Auction with Adventure tours and other special items up for bid.

MTU Family Weekend

Oct 10 - 12, 2014

It's family weekend at Michigan Tech. Enjoy a weekend full of activities and some quality time with your student during one of the most beautiful times in the Keweenaw, fall color season!

Quincy Smelter Tour

Oct 11, 2014 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

See an intact copper smelter with our guides taking you through many of the buildings that makes up this facility. See the huge furnace where 50,000 pounds of copper ore was melted. A large circular casting

Vive Latino! Festival of Ibero-American Music

Oct 11, 2014 7:30 PM

Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra Noted Argentinian conductor, Luis Gorelik, leads the Keweenaw Symphony Orchestra in an electrifying evening of South American musica. with classics from Columbia, Ecuador, Chile,

Beginning Project: Metal Clay leaves

Oct 16 - Nov 6, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Learn 2 techniques in metal clay.  Learn how to choose a leaf, how to use liquid silver, how to use metal clay to make a bail and a toggle for a completed necklace and learn how to cut and make a

Baby with the Bathwater

Oct 16 - 25, 2014 7:30 PM

Michigan Tech Theatre Company Directed by Patricia Helsel Baby with the Bathwater, play by Christopher Durang, is a hilarious satire on bringing up baby. Raising a child is challenging under the best circumstances

Lake Superior Performance Rally

Oct 17 - 19, 2014

Lake Superior Performance Rally (LSPR), billed as one of the meanest, toughest pro rallies in North America. For more information visit www.lsprorally.com. Tentative.

Enameled Copper Pendants and Earrings with Joan Heuvelhorst

Oct 18, 2014 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join us and create your own wearable art.  You will cut shapes from unfinished sheet copper, clean them and apply powdered glass to your peices, heat them in a kiln to melt the powdered enamel into

Keweenaw Cup Cyclocross Race

Oct 18 - 19, 2014

Keweenaw Cup Cyclocross Races in Copper Harbor. 2 days of cyclocross racing, dinner, music and more. For more information call 906-370-1997, email cts@redjacketcycling.com or visit www.keweenawcup.com