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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Music In the Park

On Wednesday from 15 Jun. 2016 to 10 Aug. 2016.

The Erickson Center for the Arts will be kicking off their “Music in the Park” series with” Open Mic Night” featuring John Latini, on Wednesday, June 15th from in the band shelter in the ECA Park. This free, outdoor music event will be held every Wednesday night from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. through August 10th. Donations accepted. Picnic dinners are welcome, please bring a chair or blanket to sit on. In the event of inclement weather,” Music in the Park” will be moved indoors to the Erickson Center.
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Community Tye Dye & Picnic

Every Second Wednesday from 15 Jun. 2016 to 10 Aug. 2016.

Giant blow up slide, bounce house, tye dye
Sponsored by the Link, Children's Trust Fund, Bruce Klusmeyer, Kiwanis & Your Caring Community.
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Third Thursday

Every Third Thursday from 16 Jun. 2016 to 18 Aug. 2016.

Have fun downtown with all sorts of activities for the family. Activities may include bounce house, live music, face painting and many other activities. In July there will be a hot dog eating contest so make sure to sign up. Stores are open late!
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Cooking Class for kids

On Monday from 20 Jun. 2016 to 1 Aug. 2016.

4-H Iron Chef Challenge will be a weekly class held at the LINK. Please register by June 1st and must be done online through Firefox or Chrome. If you are not a 4-H participant yet, you can sign up for 4-H for $10 which is for the year and participate in the class.
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Art of Gail Stanek

29 Jun. 2016

The new exhibit, “What Comes Naturally” The art of Gail Stanek, by artist Gail Stanek will be on display at the Erickson Center for the Arts Waterfront Gallery from June 6th through September 3rd. Come in and meet this award winning artist as we hold her artist reception Wednesday, June 29th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Both events are open to the public free of charge.
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4th of July Kiddie Parade

2 Jul. 2016

This will take place in Naubinway. Kids games to follow inside the pavilion.
Line up is at 6:30 at the Naubinway Pavilion
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Curtis 4th of July

3 Jul. 2016

The Curtis Parade will take place on July 3rd and go through downtown Curtis starting at 12:30.
You will find craft vendors starting at 10:00am and look for the chicken dinner. Fireworks start at dusk.
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4th of July Parade

4 Jul. 2016

The Newberry 4th of July Parade will be fun for all. The theme this year is "Symbols of Freedom". Registration and line-up will take place at the American Legion for those participating in the parade starting at 9:00am.
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34th Black Bear Run

4 Jul. 2016

This run is 12k, 6k run & walk that takes place in Engadine. For more information visit
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Naubinway Fireworks

4 Jul. 2016

Fireworks at dusk. Find a spot on the water and enjoy the show.
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Blessing of the Fleet

4 Jul. 2016

This will take place at the Naubinway Marina in memory of Donald Frazier.
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3rd Annul Ride Against Domestic Violence

9 Jul. 2016

H-58 Fun Run starting in Newberry Mi.
Help bring awareness to domestic violence and raise money for Women's Shelters.
Registration from 9:00am - 10:30am at the American Legion Post 74.
Driver Cost $20.00 Passengers Cost- $20.00 to play
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Rising Tide Community Workshop

13 Jul. 2016

Community members are asked to attend this workshop at the new Village Admin Building on East McMillan.
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A Night of Comedy

15 Jul. 2016

A Night of Comedy- Headliner Act/ Steve Iott and Opening Act/ Steve Lind at the Erickson Center for the Arts (ECA)
Comedy comes to Curtis! This premier comedy event at the ECA features comedian Steve Iott. He is an embattled veteran comic who has seen it all, and has plenty to say about it. A master of improvisation, Steve takes the audience along as he spins his tales of ridiculous life experiences. No topic is safe, and no two shows are ever the same. Advanced reserved tickets available at the ECA office. Any remaining tickets will be sold at the door. Content rated PG13. Tickets $15.
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Crisp Point Light Historical Society Summer Conference

16 Jul. 2016

20th Annual Summer Conference. The conference will be held at the Whitefish Township Community Center just south of Paradise, MI.
Breakfast treats, coffee and juice will be available.
The event is opt to the public with a $5/person or $15(max)/family (must be member of the same immediate family)
As part of your admission fee, lunch will be offered in the early afternoon.
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Lumberjack Breakfast & Country/Polka Music Festival

23 Jul. 2016

Country Music Festival and Polka Band
Lumberjack Breakfast both days. All you can eat. 7:00-noon.
Adults: $8.00 Children 6-12: $5 Children 5 & under are free
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