Big Powderhorn Lodging

Vacation Rentals in Ironwood & Bessemer, MI




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

Dec 14 – Dec 15 all-day Gogebic Community College
Location: Mt. Zion Ski Hill @ Gogebic Community College Ironwood, MI Practice: Friday 11:00 A.M.- 4:00 P.M. $25 per rider Racing: Saturday 9:00 A.M.  (This is a non-sanctioned event, but will be following all Snocross[...]
Dec 15 2018 – Mar 2 2019 all-day Varying Locations
2018-2019 Nordic Calendar Wolverine – Women’s Lunch & Learn to Ski – Saturday December 15th WinMan – Winter Solstice Bonfire – Friday December 21st WinMan – Fat Bike Demo Day – Saturday December 29th Ironwood[...]
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort
Opening Day at Big Powderhorn Mountain December 15, 2018 at 9 AM
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Wolverine Nordic Trails
For beginner and intermediate skiers. Work on Technique with our instructors for either Classic striding and/or skate skiing. develop a ski technique foundation and boost your confidence. We divide into groups and enjoy the morning.[...]
Dec 15 @ 3:00 pm – Dec 16 @ 12:00 am Hurley Chamber
Grab your friends and Pub Crawl — Ugly Sweater Style!
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Historic Ironwood Theatre
Accent! is Luther L. Wright High School’s auditioned show choir.  Accent! performs extensively at local, state, and regional competitions. Each year Accent! participates in the Wisconsin Music Association District Solo & Ensemble event where they consistently rate well enough[...]
Dec 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Caribou Lodge
Live Music by Liz Mathias at Caribou Lodge
Dec 22 all-day Big Snow Resort
Dress up like Santa & Ski FREE on Dec. 22nd!
Dec 22 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm Whitecap Mountain Ski Resort
Rail Jam! Contact Whitecap Mountains Ski Resort for more information.
Dec 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Caribou Lodge
Live Music by Hurley Woods at Caribou Lodge
Dec 25 @ 4:52 pm – 5:52 pm Big Snow Resort
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[...]
Dec 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Caribou Lodge
Live Music by Single Pear at Caribou Lodge
Dec 28 @ 8:30 pm – Dec 29 @ 12:30 am Caribou Lodge
Live Music by XTRA on December 28th & 29th at Caribou Lodge
Dec 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Gogebic County Fairgrounds
Vintage Snowmobile Ice Oval Racing
Dec 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Miner's Memorial Heritage Park
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[...]
Dec 30 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Caribou Lodge
Live Music by Bret Miller at Caribou Lodge
Dec 31 2018 @ 5:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 2:00 am Big Snow Resort
Big Snow Resorts NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATION!!!  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[...]
Dec 31 2018 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 12:00 am Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort
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[...]
Dec 31 2018 @ 8:30 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 12:30 am Cold Iron Brewing
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…
Jan 2 @ 6:30 pm – Mar 13 @ 8:30 pm Varying Locations
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[...]
Jan 5 @ 9:00 am – Jan 6 @ 4:00 pm Gogebic County Fairgrounds
Ussa / Tlr cup late model snowmobile ice oval racing
Jan 5 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Big Snow Resort
LIVE Music at Blackjack Mountain by Brad Emanuel at 4 PM!!
Jan 11 – Jan 13 all-day ABR Trails
Friday – Depot Dash & SISU Expo Saturday – SISU 31K Ski Race, Heikki Lunta 15K Ski Race, Hauska Hiihto 5K Fun Ski, SISU Expo & After Party Sunday – Fat Tire Bike Demo
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Historic Ironwood Theatre
Show Times: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 at 7:00pm Cost: Free! Finnish Reggae Holy Wah! Reggae meets Finland, eh? Take a multicultural vacation with Conga Se Menne. Formed in 1994 by Derrell Syria, Conga Se Menne[...]
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Cold Iron Brewing
We keep the SISU Ski Fest party going with live music at the Cold Iron taproom at 7 PM. Kick back after a day of outdoor adventures with live music and a cold beer.
Jan 19 all-day Big Snow Resort
Snow Castle Building, Bonfires, and Night Snowshoe Adventure , Saturday night 7pm(Sign up for the snowshoe by 2pm at  Indianhead Health Club)  Saturday –Yeti Races (formally known as the penguin races) 2pm Children’s Race (18 & under)/ Adult race to follow ! Sign up by[...]
Jan 19 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm Gile Flowage
Annual Ice Fishing Tournament
Jan 19 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm Willy's Still
Annual Ice Fishing Tournament on Island Lake Contact Willy’s Still for details. 715-476-2384
Jan 26 @ 7:00 am – 5:00 pm Gile Flowage
4th Annual Annie’s Pub Ice Fishing Tourney on the beautiful Gile Flowage!
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm MECCA Trails
MECCA Ski Club hosts the annual Candlelight Ski Shoe Hike. A 1 Km trail is candle lit for a winter experience for the family. Ski, showshoe or hike the trail with your family and friends.[...]