Did you know you can hike at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park in the winter? Snowshoeing and cross country skiing are options, too! The scenery (and the serenity) of this season give the park a whole new meaning.
Open since 1994, amical is a must-visit on any food lover's dining itinerary. This European style bistro is cozy and always welcoming. With a chef driven ideology everything starts in the kitchen from the menu to the ingredients to the sources. Delicious menu items change often and include specialty dishes during their popular Cookbook Series' events. Learn more at traversecity.com.
Despite what you might expect from the snow-covered farmland in Northern Michigan, there is plenty of locally grown food available year-round.
Take a drive up the Old Mission Peninsula with us and discover the Jolly Pumpkin Restaurant and Brewery. Set off the road just a bit, this historic property is home to a one-of-a-kind brewery featuring eight eclectic beers made with locally sourced ingredients. The adjacent restaurant and pub complement the offerings with hand crafted meals. Take a look and learn more. For more dining and beer ide...
Hello, February! The shortest month of the year is definitely not the quietest month in Traverse City. From sun-up to sundown, there's a selection of activities and events for the beginning, middle and end of the day. Take a look a some of the highlights and be sure to check out the Events Calendar for complete details.
Hi. I'm Jenny. Full disclosure, I'm not in any of the beautiful photos you're about to see...but that's okay because that's not the point. Have y’all heard about hygge? It’s a concept that I’ve seen
We asked a local for tips on how to fully experience Traverse City's microbreweries. Here's what he had to say...
The snowy town in northwest Michigan celebrates the release of 12 Strong, a film based on New York Times bestselling non-fiction book Horse Soldiers written by Traverse City native Doug Stanton. The
Brunch is a staple in any food lover’s weekly routine, especially when you are on vacation.
Hello, 2018! Let's get this year started. If your New Year's resolutions include getting outside more, trying new activities or going to concerts, Traverse City has you covered in January.
Here in Traverse City, we believe in cocoa-comas. We appreciate a good deal on snow tires and know that a quality coat is one that covers all your biscuits. Around these parts, we don’t just tolerate the snow, we embrace it. And when we literally cannot anymore…welp, we go to the movies.
Traverse City is a place where the natural beauty will inspire you year-round. The landscapes and scenery take on a different meaning in each season. From winter's white wonderland to the vibrant summer hues, there's no color on the palette left unnoticed.
As we transition into the darkest days of the year, Traverse City residents and visitors can always look forward to an abundance of holiday lights to brighten the winter evenings.