Big Powderhorn Lodging

Vacation Rentals in Ironwood & Bessemer, MI




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

Christmas Gift from Big Snow! @ Big Snow Resort
Dec 25 @ 4:52 pm – 5:52 pm

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays & HO HO HO! 

‘Tis a season to be jolly & to enjoy a beautiful snow holiday with family & friends!  It’s a Merry morning with a $50 Family ticket and $25 Individual tickets on Christmas Day,  Big Snow Resorts gift to you!  

Contact Big Snow Resort for more information.

Live Music by Single Pear @ Caribou Lodge
Dec 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Live Music by Single Pear at Caribou Lodge

Live Music by XTRA @ Caribou Lodge
Dec 28 @ 8:30 pm – Dec 29 @ 12:30 am

Live Music by XTRA on December 28th & 29th at Caribou Lodge

Pro Vintage Snowmobile Race @ Gogebic County Fairgrounds
Dec 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pro Vintage Snowmobile Race @ Gogebic County Fairgrounds | Ironwood | Michigan | United States

Vintage Snowmobile Ice Oval Racing

Candlelight Snowshoe & Ski @ Miner's Memorial Heritage Park
Dec 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Snowshoe or cross-country ski a one-mile, beautiful, candlelit trail under the night sky in the Miners Memorial Heritage Park. 

Enjoy a warm fire, holiday treats, hot chocolate, hot cider and more when you’ve finished the trail.

Snowshoes available to borrow at this event!
Bring along a light to do the longer, 2.6 mile Miners Trail.

Meet at the School Bus Garage a few blocks east of Lake Street on East Ayer Street. (775 E Ayer St, Ironwood, MI on your GPS.)

A fundraiser for the Friends of the Miners Memorial Heritage Park General Fund. Your suggested and greatly appreciated $5 donation goes toward grooming and maintaining our trails.

The Miners Memorial Heritage Park is an Ironwood City Park managed by the Friends of the Miners Memorial Heritage Park; a. 501(c)(3) charitable organization funded by public donations; a cooperative effort of the City of Ironwood, the Ironwood Area Schools and the Lighthouse Family Church.

Live Music by Bret Miller @ Caribou Lodge
Dec 30 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Live Music by Bret Miller at Caribou Lodge

Big SnWOW New Year’s Eve @ Big Snow Resort
Dec 31 2018 @ 5:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 2:00 am

Kid’s Party, Teen Dance, Live Music in Dudley’s Saloon with Semi~Psyched, Live Music at Blackjack with The Slamming Doors, the FAMOUS Torch Light Parade, FIREWORKS, New Year’s Eve Buffet at Indianhead Mountain…Champagne Party at 12:01am….and more!

New Year’s Eve Bash @ Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort
Dec 31 2018 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 12:00 am

Our 54th Anniversary Celebration starts with a wonderful New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks show and New Year’s Eve Party! Give the old year a proper send-off! We’ll get things started with the Torchlight parade on Musket & Big Bird at 8 pm. Then, we’ll unleash the pyrotechnic wizards from Spielbauer Fireworks who have provided us with spectacular shows for many years. After that, you’ll be ready to bring in the New Year in style. All of the establishments throughout the village will be doing their best to help make your New Year a memorable one.

December 31st New Years Eve 8:30-? by “XTRA”

December 31st New Year Eve 8:00pm @ Hideout by Sound & Light DJ

****Dinner Buffet @ Caribou 4-9pm (Reservations Please)******

New Years Eve Brewery Bash @ Cold Iron Brewing
Dec 31 2018 @ 8:30 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 12:30 am

We’ll be playing in the New Year With Scott and Kelsey from Import Entertainment and the rest of the crew at Cold Iron Brewery!

Stay Tuned for more information…

Superior Snowshoe Walks @ Varying Locations
Jan 2 @ 6:30 pm – Mar 13 @ 8:30 pm

Tentative schedule may change 
Walks start at 6:30 pm. Headlights or flashlights recommended.
If you would like to try snowshoeing we can provide snowshoes for free to try.
For more info call 
Sam or Anne Davey – 932-2020 or cell 906-285-3142
Hobby Wheel – 932-3332
January 2nd Mark Fitting Annual Memorial Walk, Starting at Michigan Information Center, Sponsored by Pit Stop.
January 9th. Bessemer walk meet behind City Hall at Iron Belle Trail Head Sponsored by Bessemer VFW.
January 16th. Cottonwood tree walk sponsored by Manny’s Restaurant.
January 23rd . Gogebic Country Club sponsored by Elk & Hound.
January 30st. Miners Park trail Ironwood sponsored by Rigoni’s Bar.
February 6th. Corullo’s House 5361 Spring Lane Rd. sponsored by Don & GGs.
February 13th Schaumburg Park sponsored by ??????????????
February 20th. Stan & Sue Carr’s House Walk sponsored by Powderhorn.
February 27th. ABR walk sponsored by Golden Dragon.
March 6th. Mt. Zion Walk sponsored by Cold Iron Brewery walk location my change.
March 13th Wolverine Ski Trails sponsored by Wolverine ski club & Hobby Wheel consist of pot luck cook out with bonfire. (Bring, a dish to pass, drinks and chairs if you wish to sit outside)