Food, Festive Fun, and a chance at a Dream Vacation!

It’s a great week to treat yourself and show a little love to downtown Petoskey restaurants. You still have time to bid on a unique gift of spirits for the holiday….and this Friday it’s time to light the tree in Downtown Traverse City! You can take out a great meal for a cause in Cheboygan on Sunday, or take a chance on a ticket to Maui with the  Charlevoix Area Humane Society!


The Great Petoskey Take-Out

Through Sunday, November 22nd

All your favorite restaurants are featuring amazing take-out menus. There are family-style dinners, 3-course meals, and great prices on lunch or dinner! Support local business with a night off from cooking duties this week! See participating restaurants, menus and more at

Raffle for the Little Traverse Bay Humane Society

Through November 24th

Impress your guests this holiday, or give a truly unique gift…the Little Traverse Bay Humane Society has a chance for you to win a 10-yr bottle of Rip Van Winkle Bourbon! Tickets are $50 each, with only 200 to be sold. The drawing will be held on Wednesday, November 25th, just in time for the holidays! Get your tickets by calling the LTBHS at 231-347-2396, or online here.


Downtown TC Tree Lighting Ceremony

Friday, November 20th

The event will be done as a remote broadcast this year, so you can enjoy the festivities from the comfort of your own home…9 and 10 news will be broadcasting through the day, and Santa is set to light up the Christmas Tree in downtown Traverse City LIVE during the 9&10 News and Local 32 6pm news broadcasts.


Chicken Dinner and Pie sale to benefit the Cheboygan Humane Society

Sunday, November 22nd, 4-6pm, Cheboygan Eagles

Grab a homemade chicken dinner including mashed potatoes, green beans, mac and cheese and cookies at only $10 per person. All proceeds will go to the spay/neuter fund.


Win a trip to Maui with the Charlevoix Area Humane Society

Through December 18th

With winter upon us, who isn’t dreaming of a warm, tropical escape? You could win a trip to Maui, with round trip airfare and 7 nights at a luxurious oceanfront resort. Or, choose Ten-thousand in cash! Tickets are $50 each and only 1000 will be sold. Get yours by calling the shelter at 231-582-6774.