Tag: local events

Summer Adventure #6: It’s Rodeo Time!

Author: Erin Lempkowski July 11, 2021 In Blog Comments (0)
A cowboy rides a bucking saddle bronc.
Grab your boots, cowboy hat, and your cheering voice and get ready to head on down to the Iron County Fairgrounds in Iron River. Next weekend, July 16-17 2021, The UP Pro Rodeo offers a parade, vendors, rodeo queen competition, […]

Summer Adventure #4: Hanka Homestead Finnish Museum

Author: Erin Lempkowski June 28, 2021 In Blog Comments (1)
A rustic log cabin porch with a bench and door.
What was life like on a local homestead 100 years ago? Visit the Hanka Homestead Finnish Museum and find out. Located at the end of a secluded, forested road in Askel, you won’t find it hard to imagine you are […]

Summer Adventure #3: L’Anse Waterfront Park

Author: Erin Lempkowski June 20, 2021 In Blog Comments (2)
A sign welcomes visitors to the L'Anse Waterfront Park.
Nestled at the base of the Keweenaw is L’Anse, home to the L’Anse Waterfront Park. The park boasts a playground, a splash pad, boat access, a beautiful swimming beach, a free summer concert series on Thursday nights, and a farmer’s […]