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!

Hancock Tori

June 7 - Oct 28, 2017 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Shop every Wednesday and Saturday through October.

Calumet Farmer's Market

June 17 - Oct 28, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Shop every Saturday through October.

Lake Linden Farmer's Market

July 8 - Oct 28, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Shop every Saturday into October.

Chicken BBQ and Fun day Fundraiser

Aug 20, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Fun for the Whole Family! Toivola Vol Fire Dept Fun day and Chicken BBQ. Kids games, 1/2 hour raffles, cash raffle, Wooden Chest Raffle, and new this year, a Chicken BBQ starting to serve at 1:00pm. Tickets

Nature-Friendly Gardening Series: improve Your Soil

Aug 20, 2017 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Volunteers from the Master Gardener program will provide information on the important role of healthy soils for garden success and describe how soil testing, compost, and amendments can be used to improve

Organ Recital "Music and Stories for Small Pipe Organs"

Aug 20, 2017 7:00 PM

Fr. Corbin Eddy will perform a recital of music written specifically for small pipe organs, and tell some stories about the music. He will be playing an 1874 tracker organ, believed to be among the five

2017 U.P. Authors Book Signing

Aug 19 - 20, 2017

It's time to celebrate the art of books at Grandpa's Barn during Copper Harbor's Annual Art in the Park!  Come sit on the porch and chat with some of your favorite Upper Peninsula authors

Art in the Park

Aug 19 - 20, 2017

The two day event has been going strong since 1987. With over 60 artisans and crafters the show offers a large variety of amazing items.

MTU Move In Weekend

Aug 19 - 20, 2017

Welcome new and returning students back to MTU and the Keweenaw Peninsula.

Photo Contest

Aug 14 - Sept 30, 2017

For all non-professional photographers.  Go enjoy the NWC Natural Areas and enter your best photos at www.northwoodsconservancy.org 2017 photo contest page.  It's fun, easy and you could

Twining with Bonny Lynn

Aug 7 - 28, 2017

Learn the art of Twining with Bonny Lynn on Mondays, AUGUST 7, AUGUST 14 and AUGUST 28. Please note there is NO class on Monday, August 21. Class fee is $85, Materials fee is $50. Materials fee is

View the Solar Eclipse from Quincy Hill

Aug 21, 2017 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

On August 21, 2017, a solar eclipse will cross the continental United States. The total solar eclipse will travel from Oregon to South Carolina and cross over 21 national park units and 7 trails. Here

KYP Presents: Disconnecting with Technology, The Mystery of Digital Burnout Solved

Aug 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Keweenaw Young Professionals (KYP) is hosting “Disconnecting with Technology: The Mystery of Digital Burnout Solved, presented by Jeremiah Baumann. People tend to blame technology for keeping them

Musical Monday

Aug 21, 2017 7:00 PM

Enjoy an evening in Calumet with shopping, dining and great entertainment with Ron lahti and Dick Storm.

Houghton Farmer's Market

June 20 - Oct 17, 2017 3:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Shop every Tuesday through late October! 

Guided Hike at Hungarian Falls

Aug 22, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Join the Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers and Hungarian Falls champion Clay Hixson for a guided hike to the falls. Learn about Leave No Trace ethics and what inspired Clay to lead the charge to protect

Guided Geoheritage Hike at Hungarian Falls

Aug 23, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn about the varied geology found at the Hungarian Falls gorge with Erika Vye from Keweenaw Geoheritage and Leave No Trace techniques from the Traveling Trainers as you hike around this beautiful area.

Calumet Ranger Program

Aug 23, 2017

Keweenaw Waterway Cruise

Aug 24, 2017 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us for an afternoon cruise aboard the Ranger III.  Board at 12:00 pm and return at 3:00 pm.

Daniell Park Concerts

Aug 24, 2017 8:30 PM

Listen to the music of the Copper Country Community Band from 7 to 8:30 pm.  In case of inclement weather, concert will be held at the George Gipp Arena on Isle Royale Street.  Concessions

Chassell Summer Programs

Aug 24, 2017

The Mineral Range’s South Range Branch – Railroad historian Mark Worrall presents the history of the south branch of the Mineral Range Railroad from Keweenaw Bay to Mass City based on his research

Houghton County Fair

Aug 24 - 27, 2017

It offers a great opportunity to come out and have a great time with friends and family with entertainment ranging from livestock shows, demoliton and off road derby, Youth Talent Show.

Houghton Summer Concert Series

Aug 24, 2017

Enjoy the music of Uncle Pete's BBQ Blues Band at 7 pm at Kestner Waterfront Park.

Calumet Ranger Program

Aug 25, 2017

MTU Orientation Weekend

Aug 25 - 27, 2017

Parent and Family Orientation will start on Saturday evening with a Parent Welcome and Opening Session, and will be followed by more events specially created for the family members of first-year students

Keweenaw BrewFest

Aug 26, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Fun, waterfront event with beer, food, and live music. Over 45 breweries represented.

Hungarian Falls Celebration with Keweenaw Brewgrass

Aug 26, 2017 7:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Celebrate Hungarian Falls with the Keweenaw Land Trust and Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers! In 2013 we worked together to purchase the uppermost falls, and today we gather to celebrate their protection