Your Guide For What To Do in Michigan's Thumb, The Closer "Up North"

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Heritage Festival - August 5, 2017

Pointe Aux Barques Lighthouse & Museum

7320 Lighthouse Road • Port Hope, MI 48468

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Port Austin Farmer's Market
At the intersection of State Street and Lake Street
Port Austin, MI 48467
(989) 738-7600


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The Kinde Polka Fest

September 15-17, 2017


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Michigan Sugar Festival

53rd Annual

June 15-18, 2017

Sebewaing Michigan

(989) 883-2150

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If you are interested, please contact festival chairman, Melvin Kuhl at 989-412-6098











Thumb Arts Guild
(989) 738-8736

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Thumb Studio Tour Presents
Port Austin Art Fair
July 1 & 2, 2017 - 10 am-4 pm
Veteran's Waterfront Park, Port Austin, MI

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Thumb Arts Guild
Art in the Park
Labor Day Weekend
September 2 & 3, 2017 - 10 am-5 pm

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Huron County Nature Center
Loosemore Road (off Oak Beach Road)
Port Austin, MI 48467
(989) 551-8400

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Enjoy a family hike at Port Crescent
or Sleeper State Park



Build a sandcastle at the beach




Take the kids to Maplewood Farm
in Port Austin or
Kimmy's Barnyard Buddies & Llama Lluvers
in Caseville