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Newberry, Michigan
Upper Michigan Attractions and Lodging

The Newberry Area Tourism Association welcomes you to Newberry, Michigan and the Eastern Upper Peninsula. Our pristine area, also known as Tahquamenon Country, offers a wide variety of Upper Michigan attractions and activities that are family friendly, affordable and adventurous. You will also find a great line-up of Upper Michigan events in our interactive calendar for you and your family to enjoy. There is so much to experience all within one hour of Newberry, Michigan.

"Where can I find great Newberry Michigan Attractions?"
We have an incredible line of of attractions all within an hour away from Newberry MI.  If you like wildlife, tours, waterfalls, historic sites, lighthouses, and outdoor adventure, this is the place to be.

Our featured Upper Peninsula attractions include the historic Lower Tahquamenon Falls and Upper Tahquamenon Falls, Oswald’s Bear Ranch, the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum and Lighthouse, Tahquamenon Falls Wilderness Excursion & Toonerville Trolley Wilderness Train Ride, Tahquamenon Logging Museum, and Crisp Point Lighthouse.

Upper Peninsula Attractions and Lodging

EUP Interactive Map
Our new Interactive Map can help you locate, learn and plan your next UP Vacation itinerary. Browse our Eastern Upper Peninsula region from Seney to Mackinac Island. The map offers some useful tools that allow you to zoom, pan, and select your icons of choice. The map icons highlight: EUP Featured Attractions, Waterfalls, Lighthouses, and Newberry MI Lodging.

♦ View our Eastern Upper Peninsula Interactive Map.

Newberry Active Adventure ATVing, ORVing, Snowmobiling

Active Adventure
Newberry, MI has the terrain, lakes, forests and four seasons to deliver Active Adventure like no one else. Newberry ranks #5 in the Nation for snowmobiling by America's Best Online and #3 by Lake Superior Magazine! We offer the superior setting for Upper Michigan snowmobiling, ATV / ORVing, hunting, boating, jet skiing, and dog sledding. Plan your active adventure with us and surround yourself with the beauty of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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Canoe and Kayaking in Newberry MI on the Tahquamenon River and Manistique River

Soft Adventure Activities
Newberry is surrounded by many great year-round activities. Soft adventure enthusiasts will enjoy our pristine forests that make up the “heart” of the U.P. Visitors enjoy fishing, Michigan morel mushroom picking, bird watching, hiking, biking, photography, snowshoeing, skiing, kayaking, canoeing, workshops, and golfing. We are located near Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, rivers, streams, and the Manistique Lakes – Upper Michigan’s largest lake complex.

Learn more about Newberry's Soft Adventure.

Oswald's Bear Ranch

Attractions with Special Events
The Tahquamenon Falls Logging Museum serves up a real lumberjack breakfasts on scheduled days, Oswald's Bear Ranch has spring and summer opportunities to have your picture taken with the cubs, and the Tahquamenon Falls Wilderness Excursion & Toonerville Trolley Wilderness Train Ride offers a very unique trip throughout the Tahquamenon area.

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The Tahquamenon Falls State Park has many year-round events to check out that all ages will enjoy: Hike Between Da Falls, bird watching, interpretive programs, and their seasonal boat rental, just to name a few. Nature lovers will enjoy the Seney Wildlife Refuge. They hold many special events that are both educational and exciting.
Where your vacation begins “Naturally”! 

Upcoming Events

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Free Community Fellowship Meal

Every Third Thursday from 21 Jan. 2016 to 15 Dec. 2016.

A Free Community Meal is provided at First Presbyterian Church Newberry. No need to cook, it is done for you. Come enjoy good food and community fellowship.
This is a dine in dinner, sorry no carry outs.
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Spring Fling Trail Fun

4 Jun. 2016

Everyone is invited to Zellar Meadows Trail for some fun messy challenges along trail. This will be starting at the MSUE so don't miss out!
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Texas Guitar Quartet at Erickson Center for the Arts

4 Jun. 2016

Doors will open at 6:30 pm.
Formed in 2008, The Texas Guitar Quartet has been hailed as “Impeccable in every respect” by Classical Guitar Magazine. From New York to California, From Mexico to Spain, audiences have embraced the Texas Guitar Quartet for their daring programs and joyful music making.
Tickets are $15.
Reserved seating available in advance at the ECA office. Remaining tickets available at the door.
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Blood Drive

6 Jun. 2016

Have a pint, get a pint. Donate blood. Registration will take place at the HNJH Huron Conference Room at the the east end parking lot. No appointment is necessary. If you have any questions or need additional info, call Mary at 293-8438
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Golden Leaves Living Center Garage Sale

10 Jun. 2016

Golden Leaves Living Center will be hosting a garage sale in the Elders Dining Room. All proceeds go to Elders actiities at Golden Leaves.
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Music In the Park

On Wednesday from 15 Jun. 2016 to 10 Aug. 2016.

The Erickson Center for the Arts will be kicking off their “Music in the Park” series with” Open Mic Night” featuring John Latini, on Wednesday, June 15th from in the band shelter in the ECA Park. This free, outdoor music event will be held every Wednesday night from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. through August 10th. Donations accepted. Picnic dinners are welcome, please bring a chair or blanket to sit on. In the event of inclement weather,” Music in the Park” will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.
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Songwriters' Weekend

On Sunday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday from 16 Jun. 2016 to 26 Jun. 2016.

The Erickson Center for the Arts presents their 9th Annual Above the Bridge Songwriters' Weekend(s) in two sessions over the course of two consecutive weekends in June.
Weekend Session 1 - Director John Latini is joined by participant favorite Jamie-Sue Seal, along with returning staffer Jan Krist and newcomers Josh Rose, Dan Hall, and Kitty Donohoe.
Weekend Session 2 - ATB veterans Janmie-Sue Seal, Jo Serraperre and Dave Boutette, along with director John Latini, are joined by Dana Cooper and Mike Latini
These weekends are offered to songwriters, musicians and music lovers alike.
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Saturday Night Music in the Park

On Saturday from 18 Jun. 2016 to 25 Jun. 2016.

The award-winning Above the Bridge Songwriter’s staff including John Latini, Jamie-Sue Seal, Jan Krist, Josh Rose, Dan Hall, and Kitty Donohoe will showcase their talents at this special Saturday night outdoor concert. Donations are welcome.
Award winning Above the Bridge Songwriter’s John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal are joined by artists Jo Serraperre, Dave Boutte, Dana Cooper, and Mike Latini to showcase their talents at another special Saturday night outdoor concert. Donations are welcome.
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Cooking Class for kids

On Monday from 20 Jun. 2016 to 1 Aug. 2016.

4-H Iron Chef Challenge will be a weekly class held at the LINK. Please register by June 1st and must be done online through Firefox or Chrome. If you are not a 4-H participant yet, you can sign up for 4-H for $10 which is for the year and participate in the class.
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Curt Knierim Memorial Run/Walk

25 Jun. 2016

8th Annual Curt Knierim Memorial Run.
All are welcome for the run and fun! Events include a 1 mile kids run, 1 mile walk, 5K walk, 5K Run, 8K Run and awards at the end.This memorial event gives back to our young athletes in this town. Support a great event! Visit http://www.curtknierimmemorial.com for registration options or to make a donation.
For more information or to register online visit www.curtknierimmemorial.com or call/email Kevin Knierim at (248)259-7898 newberrymemorialrun@gmail.com
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Lumberjack Breakfast

25 Jun. 2016

Lumberjack Breakfast-All you can eat!
Adults: $8.00 Children 6-12: $5 Children 5 & under are free.
At the Tahquamenon Logging Museum.
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