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.
Please visit our Upper Michigan attractions page to view all of our wonderful things to see.
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.
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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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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.
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Paddling Tahquamenon Country The region draws its name from the Tahquamenon River in Michigan's Eastern Upper Peninsula. Our Lake Superior shoreline offers miles of wilderness beach for kayakers. The endless shorelines of our rivers and lakes present a wealth of paddling opportunities right here in Tahquamenon Country.
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.
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”!
15 Mar. 2014
Erickson Center for The Arts,Curtis This variety show features local talent that is sure to entertain you. Advance tickets available at the Erickson Center. Adults/$15, Children/$5. For more information, please contact Melissa Ronquist: email@example.com or 906-586-9974. Click here for complete information.
Maple Sugaring Day
22 Mar. 2014
Maple Sugaring Day at Tahquamenon Falls State Park, Upper Falls. 12pm-4pm. Discover how to turn sap from Mother Nature into sweet golden syrup for your pancakes during this maple sugaring event. The entire process will be on display, including traditional methods, hands-on activities and taste testing! Guided tours of the sugar bush take place at the top of each hour. For more information call Theresa Neal at (906) 492-3415. Click here for complete information.
22 Mar. 2014
The 32nd Annual Woodchoppers Ball The American Legion Hall, M-123, Newberry, MI. Roast Beef and Pork dinner will be served from 5:00-7:00pm, followed by dancing to live music from 7:00-11:00pm. Dinner and dance tickets are $12.00 and need to be purchased by March 21, 2014. Dance only can be purchased at the door for $5.00. Click here for complete information.
Lake Effect Show Choir
23 Mar. 2014
Erickson Center for the Arts, Curtis Northern Michigan University's Lake Effect Show Choir will delight young and old alike with their singing and dancing to popular music. $10/adults, $5/children Advance Reserved tickets. For more information call 906-586-9974. Click here for complete information.
26 Mar. 2014
MATSIF, 13168 Hwy M-28, Newberry Come be a part of a town-hall style meeting to discuss Michigan’s progress in 4 key areas over the last 6 years: Economy & Prosperity; Education; Quality of Life; and Public Money Priorities. The Center for Michigan, a nonprofit and nonpartisan “think-and-do” tank, hosts this public engagement campaign that asks Michigan residents to set the agenda for the 2014 campaign, and create a “to-do” list for the leaders elected next November. This is the fifth major round of statewide community conversations facilitated by the Center for Michigan. Sponsored by The Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce. Limited to 40 participants. Please call the Chamber office at 293-5562 to reserve your spot. Click here for complete information.
Thrilla in McMilla
29 Mar. 2014
2nd Annual Thrilla in McMilla 2nd Annual Thrilla in McMilla Sled Dog Race! Brought to you by Nature's Kennel Sled Dog Racing and Adventures! Race your own team or one of Nature's Kennel Teams on the 20 mile race course. Mandatory Musher meeting at 9:30am at Nature's Kennel. Race starts at 11:30am. Free 2 mile Youth race at 3pm. Race Banquet 5pm at The Shanty Bar in McMillan. This is a "for fun" race with trophies, prizes and stories to share! For registration and more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 906-748-0513. Click here for complete information.
Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner
11 Apr. 2014
Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Dinner: Newberry American Legion, Come on out and join us as we celebrate local business and find their RECIPE FOR SUCCESS! Annual award presentations, entertainment, Table decoration contest, a great meal and Live and Silent Auctions. Cocktails at 5:30pm, Dinner catered by Zellar's Village Inn at 6:30pm, Awards and Entertainment by Tom Smith, Ventriloquist and Comedian, at 7:30pm. Click here for complete information.
Newberry Area Tourism Association
P.O. Box 308
Newberry, MI 49868