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Enjoy the 10th Annual Harvest Stompede Vineyard Weekend on Michigan's Leelanau Peninsula

Enjoy the 10th Annual Harvest Stompede Vineyard Weekend on Michigan's Leelanau Peninsula

The annual Harvest Stompede Vineyard Run & Walk and Wine Tour over the weekend of Sept. 10-11 is a great way to experience the wine an...

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Camping at Cedar Point

Camping at Cedar Point

As we have for most of the last few years, we took the kids to Cedar Point at the end of August as kind of a last-hurrah before summer's...

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Glidden Lake State Forest Campground (MI) to temporarily close Sept. 6

Glidden Lake State Forest Campground (MI) to temporarily close Sept. 6

Campground in Iron County will be closed for three to four weeks The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently announced that the ...

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Learn About Bicycling and the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail during two Labor Day weekend 'Bicycling 101' clinics

Learn About Bicycling and the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail during two Labor Day weekend 'Bicycling 101' clinics

The Fred Meijer White Pine Trail State Park will be the setting for two events the Michigan Department of Natural Resources has organized d...

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Boating & Outdoor Festival hosts BRP’s “Ultimate Playground” at Metro Beach Metropark (Mich.)

Boating & Outdoor Festival hosts BRP’s “Ultimate Playground” at Metro Beach Metropark (Mich.)

The second annual Boating & Outdoor Festival at Metro Beach Metropark has been chosen to host BRP’s Ultimate Playground. BRP will offe...

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U.P. Fall Beer Fest Returns to Marquette’s Mattson Lower Harbor Park

U.P. Fall Beer Fest Returns to Marquette’s Mattson Lower Harbor Park

Michigan Brewers Guild Hosts 3rd Annual Event – Saturday, September 10 Nearly 30 Michigan craft breweries will gather at Mattson Lower H...

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Installation by Beverly Fishman on view at Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion

Installation by Beverly Fishman on view at Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion

Beverly Fishman views her installation,  Pill Spill, from outside the Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion. Photo by Matthew Biro Pil...

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'Kayaking 101' Aug. 27 at Indian Lake, Michigan

'Kayaking 101' Aug. 27 at Indian Lake, Michigan

Dip into paddling and learn how to navigate the waters during a "Kayaking 101" program set for 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27 at Indi...

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Camping at Cedar Point this weekend, just in time for Michigan Days ticket discounts

Camping at Cedar Point this weekend, just in time for Michigan Days ticket discounts

We're heading to Cedar Point Thursday night, camping two nights in the resort's Camper's Village campground. It's somethin...

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Watch Blacksmiths, Woodcutters and Weavers at Black Iron Days

Watch Blacksmiths, Woodcutters and Weavers at Black Iron Days

Come out to Hartwick Pines State Park in Michigan on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 27 and 28, for the Black Iron Days Festival , the largest a...

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Illinois DNR hosting 'Becoming an Outdoors Woman" workshop Sept. 23-25

Illinois DNR hosting 'Becoming an Outdoors Woman" workshop Sept. 23-25

Becoming an Outdoors Woman: There are still a few reservations available for the next Illinois Department of Natural Resources' "B...

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World Music in the Spotlight at 7th Annual Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Music Festival Aug. 26-28

World Music in the Spotlight at 7th Annual Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Music Festival Aug. 26-28

The Lake of the Clouds in the Porcupine Mountains. The 7th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival , presented by the Friends of the P...

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Star gazing evening offered at Wisconsin's Sandhill Outdoor Skills Center

Star gazing evening offered at Wisconsin's Sandhill Outdoor Skills Center

People interested in learning more about how to explore the night sky can attend an evening lecture followed by a night of star-gazing – w...

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Michigan DNR offers 'Women’s Kayaking and Hiking Workshop' Sept. 17 in Marquette

Michigan DNR offers 'Women’s Kayaking and Hiking Workshop' Sept. 17 in Marquette

Registration limited to 6; Deadline Sept. 2 The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will host a Becoming an Outdoors-Woman kayaking ...

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Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Launches New Downloadable Audio Tour

Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park Launches New Downloadable Audio Tour

The Porkies offer some of the midwest's most spectacular autumn colors. Visitors to Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park in...

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September 2011 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

September 2011 Toledo Museum of Art Program Highlights

The Toledo Museum of Art is a nonprofit arts institution funded through individual donations, foundation grants, corporate sponsorships, ...

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Wet & Wild Weekend in Caseville

Wet & Wild Weekend in Caseville

These two certainly were dressed right for the occasion. Last weekend we camped at Albert E. Sleeper State Park, which is just a stone&#...

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Traveling with pets in August? Follow these safety tips

Traveling with pets in August? Follow these safety tips

August is the most travelled month of the summer and vacations aren’t just for two-legged travelers anymore. Traveling with pets has become...

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Stinging Insects Put a Damper on Summer Fun

Stinging Insects Put a Damper on Summer Fun

The National Pest Management Association discusses health risks posed by hornets, wasps and bees Summer is here and people across the co...

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Watch 'Winnebago Man' movie for free on hulu.com

Watch 'Winnebago Man' movie for free on hulu.com

The outrageously funny, critically-acclaimed documentary "Winnebago Man"is available to view for free on www.hulu.com for a limite...

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Jellystone Parks give some families their best memories

Jellystone Parks give some families their best memories

Four generations of Stella Fox’s family have been camping at the Jellystone Park Camp-Resort in Amherstburg For many Ontario families, t...

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Taylor’s Beach Campground Offers Affordable, Fun Vacations

Taylor’s Beach Campground Offers Affordable, Fun Vacations

With gas prices still a dollar more per gallon than last year, families continue to seek affordable ways to enjoy a summer vacation. Campi...

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Local Artitsts, Chefs and Growers to Celebrate Gourds at 2nd Annual Festival of Gourds

Local Artitsts, Chefs and Growers to Celebrate Gourds at 2nd Annual Festival of Gourds

Local gourd artists, Ron and Debbie Stallings are hosting the 2nd Annual Festival of Gourds at the Eastern Michigan Fairgrounds Aug. 26-28...

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