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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.

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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.

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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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Comedy Comes to Curtis

29 Jun. 2017

Michigan’s own David Dyer returns to the ECA for a night of comedy. David has worked with some of the best performers in the industry, including Drew Carey, Lewis Black and Kathleen Madigan. In addition, he’s appeared regularly on the nationally syndicated “The Bob and Tom Show”. Comedian Jimmy Roberson opens. Doors at 7:00 p.m. Show rated PG-13. Advanced reserved tickets $15. Remaining tickets will be sold at the door.
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June Bingo & Project Fresh

30 Jun. 2017

Join in on the last Bingo of the summer. Bingo from 10:30-11:30, 50/50 cash raffle, lunch served at noon. Project fresh coupons will be available this day also. Requirements: 60 with picture id, proof of income, and a Luce County resident
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Peter Yarrow show in Curtis

1 Jul. 2017

Peter Yarrow (of Peter, Paul, & Mary) will be in the UP and will hold a show in Curtis at the Erickson Center. General seating $35
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Curtis 4th of July Celebration

2 Jul. 2017

The Curtis 4th of July Celebration will be on July 2nd. Enjoy a day in Curtis with the parade starting about noon, food vendors, crafts and fireworks at dusk.
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July 4th Parade

4 Jul. 2017

Visit downtown Newberry for a fun filled 4th. Registration for the parade will begin at 9:00am at the American Legion. The parade will start at 10:30am.
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Lost in the 50’s Sock Hop Dance

8 Jul. 2017

Erickson Center for the Arts hosts Lost in the 50’s Sock Hop Dance. Tickets $15. Step back in time with us and dance the night away to your favorite music of the 50's and 60's from Double Trouble Entertainment! Sock hop/50’s retro attire is absolutely encouraged for both guys and gals, but not required. Enjoy fun contests, a photo booth and more! Call the ECA office for tickets 906.586.9974. Remaining tickets will be sold at the door.
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Art Appreciation Class with Linda Tucker

On Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday from 10 Jul. 2017 to 14 Jul. 2017.

In this week-long class, participants will have the opportunity to explore watercolor, oil-pastels, and acrylic mediums through various Master's techniques. Each class will feature a different artist and their particular style.
Classes will be held at the Erickson Center for the Arts. Those interested may sign up for all five classes or for one or more individual classes. Class Fees: $125/ person for all 5 days or $30 / person for 1 day (Supplies Included). Don’t miss this fantastic ability to foster the artist in you!
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Community Health Screening

12 Jul. 2017

Community Health Screening at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital in the Huron Conference Room. Open to everyone.
Blood Pressure, BMI, Pulse-Oxygen level and Blood Sugar & Cholesterol Testing. (Blood Sugar and Cholesterol tests are $8.50) For accurate Blood Sugar and Cholesterol testing, fast for 12 hours by eating nothing and drinking only water. DO CONTINUE TO TAKE YOUR MEDICATIONS.
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Tahquamenon Valley Cruisers Car Show

14 Jul. 2017

The Car Show will be held on Saturday in downtown Newberry from 8:00am-5:00pm. There will be a cruise on Friday, lining up at the Quality Inn and cruising up to Muskellunge State Park. Line up starts at 5:00pm, cruise at 6:00pm
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HNJH Foundation 9th Annual Golf Outing

21 Jul. 2017

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Lumberjack Breakfast & Country/Polka Music Festival

22 Jul. 2017

Country Music/Polka Festival.
Lumberjack Breakfast both days at the Tahquamenon Logging Museum. All you can eat. 7:00-noon.
Adults: $8.00 Children 6-12: $5 Children 5 & under are free
Orange juice $1 extra.
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