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Events

There are great events and festivals happening year round in the Western Upper Peninsula.

Aug
2
Wed
Art in the Miners Park 2017 @ Miners Memorial Heritage Park
Aug 2 – Aug 31 all-day
Art in the Miners Park 2017 @ Miners Memorial Heritage Park | Ironwood | Michigan | United States

Art in the Miners Park 2017 is an outdoor/public art exhibition on a one mile walking loop in Ironwood’s Miners Memorial Heritage Park opening June 24th, 2017.

Last year, Art in the Miners Park hosted approximately 2,000 visitors and awarded $2500 in prizes.

This year, we’re adding a Juried Award to the popular People’s Choice award.

Our guidelines are pretty simple: family & environmentally friendly art, original art or inspired art with permission, and able to withstand weeks of outdoors weather.

Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua @ Tent Venue
Aug 2 – Sep 16 all-day
Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua @ Tent Venue | Bayfield | Wisconsin | United States

Nestled at the base of Mt. Ashwabay Ski Hill, 3 miles south of Bayfield WI, Big Top overlooks Lake Superior an the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Their summer schedule includes performances by renowned national, regional, and touring musicians and runs from mid June to early September. Go to their website for a full list of events http://www.bigtop.org/schedule.html

 

 

Iron County Farmer’s Market @ Iron County Farmers Market
Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm – Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm
Iron County Farmer's Market @ Iron County Farmers Market | Hurley | Wisconsin | United States

Iron County Farmers Market is OPEN on Saturdays 10:00 am until 2:00 pm and Wednesdays 3:00 – 6:00 pm. The market OPENS at the ringing of the bell.

Fresh picked, locally grown fruits and vegetables, breads, pies, bakery, fudge, fresh farm eggs, locally grown meats, including: beef, pork, lamb, & poultry. Plus honey, maple syrup, jams, jellies, & pickles. Handmade artisan crafts including: shadowboxes, soaps, lotions, candles, knitting, crocheting, quilting, woodworking, photography.

Superior Riders 2017 @ Gogebic County/Surrounding Area
Aug 2 @ 6:30 pm – Sep 6 @ 8:30 pm
Superior Riders 2017 @ Gogebic County/Surrounding Area

Superior Riders meets on Wednesday Nights for a Bike Ride at 6:30 PM and then get together at varying locations. Info – Hobby Wheel 906-932-3332

Schedule as follows:

August 2nd – Brewster’s Bar, Lowell St. downtown Ironwood @ 6:30 PM

August 9th – Don & GG’s, on US 2 in Ironwood @ 6:30 PM

August 16th – Rigoni’s Restaurant, 925 E. Ayer St. Ironwood @ 6:30 PM

August 23rd – Burgers Bar & Grill in Gile, WI @ 6:30 PM

August 30th – Bessemer VFW on US 2 in Bessemer @ 6:30 PM

September 6th – Maplewood Steakhouse on US 2 in Ironwood @ 6:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aug
4
Fri
Depot Park Farmers & Artisans Market @ Depot Park, Downtown Ironwood
Aug 4 @ 3:30 pm – Oct 13 @ 6:30 pm
Depot Park Farmers & Artisans Market @ Depot Park, Downtown Ironwood

Every Friday through October: 3:30-6:30 PM

Locally and regionally grown produce, handmade durable crafts and a delicious cottage goods. Located in Old Depot Park, Michigan’s Iron Belle Trailhead.

Aug
8
Tue
Ironwood Township Farmer’s Market @ Ironwood Township Farmer's Market
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm
Ironwood Township Farmer's Market @ Ironwood Township Farmer's Market | Ironwood | Michigan | United States

A weekly summer/fall local farmer’s market to bring produce whose purpose is to support the local chain of food/ handmade goods production and consumption. Our local township farmer’s market is open for the season early July through mid-October. We operate every Tuesday from 4-6p.m.

Aug
18
Fri
The Chamber Ensemble @ Historic Ironwood Theatre
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Regional artists perform the Brahms Clarinet Quintet and Nonette by Louis Spohr. Featuring classical musicians from Ashland, Hurley, Ironwood, Park Falls, and Wakefield, the Ensemble promises an enriching and entertaining concert of chamber music.

Aug
24
Thu
Gogebic County Fair @ Gogebic County Fairgrounds
Aug 24 – Aug 27 all-day
Gogebic County Fair @ Gogebic County Fairgrounds | Ironwood | Michigan | United States

Gogebic County Fair August 24th-27th, 2017

More information to come!

Aug
26
Sat
Cold Iron Brewing Company with Ryan Shadbolt LIVE @ Cold Iron Brewing
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cold Iron Brewing Company with Ryan Shadbolt LIVE @ Cold Iron Brewing | Ironwood | Michigan | United States

Join Ryan Shadbolt for his live performance debut in Ironwood, MI at Cold Iron Brewing Company. Set time begins at 7pm.

Copies of the new Michigandering EP will be available for $6.

“The roots of American music live on. Ryan Shadbolt finds inspiration from the generations of music that have come before. His songwriting will guide you along a journey harking back to the past, while also looking to future, and then returning seamlessly to the present.”

Aug
29
Tue
Gogebic Range Band – Concert in the Park @ Longyear Park
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Concert in the Park at Ironwood’s Longyear Park by the Gogebic Range Concert Band.  Tonight’s concert will be in conjunction with the Klassic Kruisers and will benefit local food pantries.