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

U.P Spring Fling Freeride Event @ Blackjack Mountain - Big Snow Resort
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Want to ride one last time? And also ride knowing there is gobs of snow? This Saturday is your event! $50 to ride with some freestyle legends and incredible riders! Come out and shred!
Art at VFW @ Wakefield VFW
Apr 27 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Bring a friend and have fun while you create a wonderful painting you’ll love to show off. Amy makes it fun and easy with guided instruction. Acrylic on canvas. $30 adults/$20 first kid $15 siblings.
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ @ Historic Ironwood Theatre
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a 1925 American silent epic adventure-drama film based on the 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ by General Lew Wallace. Starring Ramon Novarro as Ben-Hur, a wealthy young Jewish prince and boyhood friend of the[...]
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday Night MTN Bike Rides 6:00 DATE STARTING PLACE  2-May hurley school  7-May Depot Park Ironwood  14-May HOBBY WHEEL  21-May WINMAN TRAIL HEAD  28-May MT ASHWABAY TRAILHEAD  4-Jun COPPER PEAK  11-Jun GROUP CHOICE  18-Jun RAVEN[...]
First Friday Movie – “BIG” @ Historic Ironwood Theatre
May 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Show Times: Friday, May. 03, 2019 at 7pm Cost: Free! Entry by donation at the door Big is a classic 1988 American comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Tom Hanks as Josh Baskin, a young boy who more than[...]
DOVE Color Run/Walk @ Sunday Lake
May 4 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Come out to Sunday Lake and participate in the 4th Annual Color Run. Registration received by April 14 will receive T-Shirt, color packet and FREE breakfast. Pre-registration is $25 —- Day of is $30 —-[...]
Cinco De Mayo Taco Bar @ Cold Iron Brewing
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner! What better way to celebrate the day than cold beer and fresh tacos? We will have a catered taco bar on Sunday, May 5th starting at 1[...]
May 11 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
14th annual 5k and 1 mi run/walk for participants of all ages. Sponsored by the Hurley Area Lioness. Always held the Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend. Wellness Expo and Race Registration/Packet Pickup begin at 8[...]
May 11 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Last year, Red Bull 400 invigorated Copper Peak, the iconic Ski Flying hill and Recreation Center in Ironwood, Michigan bringing to town the first international competition since 1994. Building upon the inaugural success, the world’s[...]
May 23 – May 26 all-day
Come to Hurley for the LARGEST parade of ATV/UTVs you have seen.  Ride the trails.  Participate in the Poker Run and other events.  Attempt the INFAMOUS Mud Pit.  Registration and details at:
Bessemer 4th of July @ Downtown Bessemer
Jun 27 – Jul 4 all-day
Stay tuned for updates and details!
Iron County Farmers Market @ Iron County Farmers Market
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Opening day of the Iron County Farmers Market! Free ice cream!
Festival Ironwood @ Ironwood Historic Depot Park
Jul 17 – Jul 20 all-day
Festival Ironwood 2019 will be JULY 17 (Wednesday), 18, 19, and 20th. Everything from the World’s Largest Duck Pick to great food, games, and outstanding live music: four days of summer fun!
Jul 20 @ 8:00 am – Jul 28 @ 5:00 pm
Outboard Powerboat Races are coming to Wakefield, MI! July 20 to July 28, 2019, various classes and divisions of outboard race boats, sanctioned by APBA( AMERICAN POWER-BOAT ASSOCIATION) will be racing on Sunday Lake in[...]
Heritage Days Parade @ Downtown Hurley
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebrate the Heritage of Iron County with the annual parade! Featuring the Hurley Alumni Band, antique tractors from around the area, Quarterback Club Hall of Fame Inductees and more!
Gogebic County Fair 2019 @ Gogebic County Fairgrounds
Aug 8 – Aug 11 all-day
The Gogebic County Fair is a 4 day event filled with events, shows, food and lots of fun! There will also be carnival rides, petting zoo, kids zone, horse drawn wagon rides, bbq cook-offs, and[...]
51st Paavo-Nurmi Marathon @ Downtown Hurley
Aug 10 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
51st Annual Paavo-Nurmi Marathon
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Show Times: Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019 at 7:00pm Cost: Reserved $35 | Adult $30 | Balcony $20 Coming August 17, the Historic Ironwood Theatre will host Hotel California The Original Tribute to THE EAGLES.  For almost[...]
Festival Italiano @ Downtown Hurley
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Enjoy the day with food, fun, music, kids games 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament All held in Hurley on infamous Silver Street
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Come join a fun mountain bike race set on the beautiful trails at North America’s largest ski jump! Visit for more details! Registration is live and heavily discounted until we hit either 100 entrants[...]
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
FROM IRONWOOD TO BESSEMER AND BACK! The 2019 Bridges and Bluffs 1/2 marathon starts at the Historic Depot Park in downtown Ironwood, Michigan and runs along the Iron Belle Trail to Bessemer, Michigan and back[...]
World Fest Paulo Padilha from Brazil @ Historic Ironwood Theatre
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Catch the swing and rhythm of urban Brazil with Paulo Padilha and Group. Highly acclaimed as a musician and clever lyricist with a mischievous sense of humor, Paulo Padilha’s songs take interest in everything from mother-in-law[...]
2020 SISU Ski Fest @ Ironwood, Michigan
Jan 11 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
11th Annual SISU Ski Fest
World Fest Hadar Maoz From Israel @ Historic Ironwood Theatre
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
World Fest – Hadar Maoz, a multi-talented and inspiring young performer, singer and musician, electrifies the audience with a musical journey into the world of ancient traditions and an oriental soul groove. She brings a[...]