Must See

Action! Watch a movie at The Lyric Theater in Harbor Springs. Adult beverages served!

Charlevoix is home to the world’s largest cherry pie. Check out this awe-inspiring road-side attraction.

Petoskey is known as the ‘Land of Million Dollar Sunsets’ for great reason. Watch the sun setting over Little Traverse Bay from many locations. Our favorite: The Veranda at The Perry Hotel. Yes, even in the winter.

Get artsy! Crooked Tree Arts Center in downtown Petoskey offers Artistic exhibits, classes and events.

The bluff views from Harbor Springs overlooking Little Traverse Bay are  indescribable.

Local entertainment! Live music at the Noggin Room Pub every weekend.

Must Eat or Drink

Sweet tooth? Tom’s Mom’s Cookies in Harbor Springs is a delicious treat.

Sip flavorful wines in the Petoskey Wine Region. There are 12 wineries to choose from.

Free Chocolate! Kilwin’s Factory offers tour of the factory. You won’t be able to leave without tasting something!

Hopps of fun! Our local breweries are top notch! Check out Beard’s Brewery & Petoskey Brewing.

Coffee Time! Try an Awesome Coffee at any of our Stafford’s restaurants. Is it dessert? Is it a drink? You decide!

Let’s plank – without the exercise! Oak Planked Whitefish has been a Stafford’s specialty for over 50 years. Available at any of our restaurants.

Must Do

Bundle up and snow shoe the nature trail at Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge. Complimentary snow shoes available for our lodging guests.

Strike! Take the family to play a few frames of bowling at Northern Lights Recreation.

Rise and shine! Catch a sunrise over Crooked Lake or the Crooked River.

Singo! Musical bingo happens at The Pier Restaurant in Harbor Springs Thursday evenings.

Enjoy the midwest’s best snow while skiing at Nub’s Nob, Boyne Highlands or Boyne Mountain!

Relax in the hot tub at Stafford’s Crooked River Lodge. Punch passes available for local guests. Please call ahead for hours, 231-548-5000.

Must Get

Sample oils and vinegars from Fustini’s in Downtown Petoskey. Take your favorites home!

Enjoy small town feels in an award-winning book store – McLean & Eakin Bookseller in Downtown Petoskey.

Take home some jam and sauce from American Spoon Foods.

Cut the cheese at Petoskey Cheese! Classes, catering, lunch menu and more.

Cheers! Complete the tour of beers from around the world to earn your own personalized mug at the Noggin Room Pub at Stafford’s Perry Hotel.

Yum! Get some locally-made, pure maple syrup from Harwood
Gold Cafe in downtown Charlevoix.






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