Friday kicks off 10 days of great dining in Harbor Springs, and 3 days of summer daydreaming at the Ellison Place in Gaylord. Saturday is a sweet day to spend in Downtown Bellaire, or hitting the trails at Brengman Brothers in Traverse City. Or, spend the evening snowshoeing by torchlight at Camp Daggett.
Harbor Springs Restaurant Week, February 28th through March 8th
Local restaurants are putting out their best with special menus and pricing. Satisfy your foodie cravings with 10 days of culinary delight! For participating restaurants and more info, go to https://www.harborspringschamber.com/events/details/2020-restaurant-week-6273
Gaylord Boat Show, February 28th-March 1st, Ellison Place, Gaylord
Come in from the cold and dream of summer on the water, browsing through 75 different watercraft on display. From cruisers and ski boats, pontoons and jetskis, even kayaks and paddleboards, plus all the accessories to go with, it’s all under one roof at the Ellison Place this weekend. Learn more at gaylordboatshow.com
Art In Ice, Sweet & Nice, Saturday, February 29th, noon to 4pm, Downtown Bellaire
Carvers will transform 3,000 pounds of ice into sculptures that will be displayed throughout downtown, plus there’s the Sweet Treats Bake-Off, which features samples from area pastry chefs, with 8 tastes for just $5. Get details at https://www.bellairechamber.org/art-in-ice-sweet-nice/
Fun In the Snow to Benefit TART Trails, Saturday, February 29th, 1-6pm, Brengman Brothers, Traverse City
Explore Brengman Brothers property trails while fat tire biking, snowshoeing or cross-country skiing.
Warm up and re-fuel afterwards with chili and soup, wine, hot chocolate and coffee. All donations for chili and soup and a portion of wine tasting will benefit the TART trails. Get details at brengmanbrothers.com/events/fun-in-the-snow
Bearcub Outfitters Torchlight Snowshoe Outing, Saturday, February 29th, 5-9pm, Camp Daggett, Walloon Lake, Petoskey
Hit the trails at Camp Daggett, and enjoy the quiet of the woods at night, illuminated by torches.
Then warm up with hot chocolate and cookies by the roaring fire in the camp’s main lodge. This event is free, snowshoes are available. Learn more at bearcuboutfitters.com