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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.

♦ View our Eastern Upper Peninsula Interactive Map.

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.

Learn more about Newberry's Soft Adventure.

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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Free Community Fellowship Meal

Every Third Thursday from 21 Jan. 2016 to 15 Dec. 2016.

A Free Community Meal is provided at First Presbyterian Church Newberry. No need to cook, it is done for you. Come enjoy good food and community fellowship.
This is a dine in dinner, sorry no carry outs.
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Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce Pictured Rocks Boat Cruise

25 Sep. 2016

The Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce will be having a Pictured Rocks Boat Cruise. Enjoy the beauty of Pictured Rocks, fun with all those aboard, and all while supporting the Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce. This is a fundraiser for the Newberry Area Chamber of Commerce
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19th Annual Senior Citizens Dinner

27 Sep. 2016

This dinner is free to all senior citizens and is held at the LINK. There is a full menu and many items to choose from.
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3rd Annual Veterans Community Service Banquet

1 Oct. 2016

The banquet will be held at the American Legion #74 in Newberry. Space is limited. Please RSVP to the Veterans Services Office by September 16th. (906)293-4890.
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Legislative Luncheon

7 Oct. 2016

The 11th Annual Legislative Luncheon will be held at Zellar's Village Inn. If you would like to hear from our legislators and have a chance to ask a question in the structured Q&A, come on out and enjoy lunch with our legislators and get to know them and let them hear what you have to say.
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Homecoming Pig Roast

7 Oct. 2016

The Homecoming Football game will be held at the HS Football field off of McMillan Ave. Prior to the game there will be a Pig Roast Tailgate. Come cheer on your team, and help raise money for sports boosters while having delicious food. $10 gets you bbq, sides, beverage and dessert. Take out is available. Pig Roast will be available until 8:00pm or when it is gone.
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Fall Fest 2016

8 Oct. 2016

Fall Fest will be in downtown Newberry! Come check out our vendors at the Elks in the upper room, activities for kids and adults, food booths and much more. Spend the day in Newberry with activities continuing after 4:00pm in the Elks.
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Wing Buffet and Beer Tasting

8 Oct. 2016

Enjoy a wing buffet and beer tasting at the Elks from 4:00pm until 7:00pm
Live music at the Elks 7:00pm
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Under the Harvest Moon

8 Oct. 2016

The Erickson Center for the Arts invites you to spend an evening out on the town at the “Under the Harvest Moon” Dinner & Dance. Start the night out with cocktails, enjoy dinner and have a laugh with comedian Mike Ridley. Later, dance the night away with The Doc Woodward Trio. Celebrate the end of a wonderful summer and the beginning of beautiful autumn at the Erickson Center for the Arts. Tickets are $35 and available at the Erickson Center Office, Chamberlin’s Ole Forest Inn, and Curtis Service.
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Engadine Color Run

8 Oct. 2016

Engadine Schools will be having a color run to help raise money for elementary field trips. Wear as much white as possible and get splashed with color each time around. This will be held at the Engadine track. Register by 9/28/16 to ensure your t-shirt size. Registrations require a $10 pledge minimum.
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