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Join us for some great Curtis snowmobiling, skiing, skating, ice-fishing along with great winter events.

Get on your sleds and ride the best trails in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

Groups, family and friends of all ages will love Curtis in the winter - Pure Fun!

If you love fishing, you'll love Curtis, Michigan and our lakes and streams.

Curtis is surrounded by Upper Peninsula's largest lake complex, The Manistique Lakes.

The Erickson Center for the Arts enriches the lives of both residents and tourists alike.

Your water-filled adventure is limitless here in Curtis. Let's go jet skiing, swimming, boating, along with tubing.

Find tranquility here in Curtis and listen to the waves gently roll into shore.

Cummings McCraney Real Estate
Sleepy Eyed Goose
Big Manistique Resort

2017-06-08 - 2017-11-09 BINGO

2017-06-22 - 2017-06-24 Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend #2

2017-06-24 Saturday Night in the Park Above the Bridge Music/week 2

2017-06-24 Saturday Night in the Park Above the Bridge Music/week 2

2017-06-28 Music in the Park Presents Side Trak'd

2017-06-29 A Night of Comedy with David Dyer and Jimmy Roberson

2017-07-01 An Evening with Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul, and Mary

2017-07-02 2017 4th of July Boat Parade

2017-07-02 44th Independence Day Celebration

2017-07-05 Music in the Park Presents The Hackwells

2017-07-08 Lost in the '50s Sock Hop

2017-07-09 Blue Lake International Exchange Program Welcomes Horsens Music

2017-07-10 Blue Lake International Exchage Program presents the Horsens Mus

2017-07-10 - 2017-07-14 Art Appreciation Class with Linda Tucker

2017-07-12 Music in the Park presents The Phil Lynch Quartet

2017-07-15 Peter Bergin presents Ragtime Piano

2017-07-15 - 2017-07-16 Swamper's Softball Tournament

2017-07-19 Music in the Park presents The New Riders of the Seney Stretch

2017-07-22 Wine & Cheese Tasting & Auction Fundraiser

2017-07-26 - 2017-09-20 Farmers Market

2017-07-26 Music in the Park presents Generations

2017-07-27 MSU Extention presents Protecting Lake Shorelines

2017-08-02 Music in the Park presents Lukewarm and the Not So Hots

2017-08-02 Sidewalk Sales

2017-08-07 Chamber Music Concert

2017-08-10 - 2017-08-12 Shrek the Musical

2017-08-19 - 2017-08-27 In The Heart of the Beast Puppet & Mask Theater Workshop

2017-08-27 In the Heart of the Beast Mask and Puppet Workshop Pageant

2017-08-30 An Evening of Piano

2017-09-02 Art on the Lake

2017-09-30 OKTOBERFEST

2017-12-17 Manistique Lakes Lions Brunch with Santa Claus

 Curtis Michigan Attractions, Lodging, Events - Manstique Lakes, Upper Peninsula Lakes, Upper Peninsula Attractions Welcome to Curtis Michigan and the Manistique Lakes Area
"A Unique Waterfront Village" in Michigan's Upper Peninsula

Curtis Michigan is surrounded by the six beautiful Manistique Lakes which comprise the largest lake complex in the Upper Peninsula.  Our six major Upper Peninsula lakes are: North Manistique Lake at 1,722 acres; Big Manistique Lake at 10,130 acres; South Manistique Lake at 4,001 acres; Milakokia Lake at 1,956 acres; Lake Ann Louise at 311 acres; and Millecoquins Lake at 1,890 acres.   We have a very incredible geographic location, placing you in the middle of 20,000 acres of inland lakes and streams.  Visitors to Curtis will find both relaxation and excitement when visiting our community. 

Great Getaways #1204 "It Won't Hurt Us To Go To Curtis" - Michigan's Upper Peninsula

We invite you to watch this wonderful video featuring Curtis Michigan.  You will learn about our town, our many wonderful businesses and the fishing opportunities that about in our beautiful location.

The Manistique Lakes Area also provides residents and visitors alike with a huge array of events, which encompasses both outdoor and indoor activities.  Guests and locals love our Biggest Little Town Parade during our Fourth of July Celebration, Art on the Lake held at The Erickson Center, Oktoberfest, The Walleye Jamboree, Pure Curtis Weekend, along with many more. 
Curtis Travel Planner: www.greatgetaways.tv

Large groups, families, and couples will enjoy our relaxing and fun atmosphere. We have everything in one area to fulfill all of your vacation needs. Lodging, restaurants, lounges / taverns, recreational rental facilities, 3 area golf courses, gift shops, antique shops, attractions, floral shops, gas & grocery stores, along with a host of other great little stores.  Find your event, your recreational activity and come stay with us.  Manistique Lakes Area is really the year-round place to be!

Be a part of Curtis Michigan & Our Chamber of Commerce

Are you thinking of making your vacation spot your home and / or business?  We invite you to explore the many opportunities that Curtis offers.  We have Curtis area real estate agents listed within our directory to help you look the options available.  We are here to promote, whether you are an established member, new member or someone contemplating a new venture here in Curtis, our Chamber of Commerce can help. 
Be a part of over 125 members within the area that benefit from the Curtis Area Chamber of Commerce.  Visit our Membership page to see how affordable it is to be a part of a great chamber and great community.
If you enjoy water recreation and adventure, Curtis offers the perfect Upper Peninsula Vacation for you and your family.
Large groups, families, and couples will enjoy our relaxing and fun atmosphere.
Curtis Year-round Activities Spotlight
Pure Curtis Michigan Things to Do

Pure Curtis in the Spring
Springtime in Curtis starts out with a great event, the Walleye Jamboree. This event takes place in May and is held on Big Manistique Lake or South Manistique Lake.  As temperatures warm up around the Manistique Lakes Area, guests enjoy fishing on our many lakes and streams, mushrooming, smelt dipping, and ATVing.  ATV / ORV / Motorcycle trails are lightly groomed and enthusiasts can enjoy our local Sandtown Motorcycle trail.  There are extensive trails networking throughout the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

Pure Curtis in the Spring:  lakes and streams, mushrooming, smelt dipping, and ATVing.  ATV / ORV / Motorcycle trails

Pure Curtis in the Summer
Summertime offers events and water-filled adventures.  Celebrate our Biggest Little Town Parade during our Fourth of July Independence Day Celebration along with Art on the Lake in Sept - both events bring thousands of people near and far for festivities unique to our area.  Activities for the Curtis area include fishing, boating, tubing, jet-skiing, canoeing and kayaking, hiking, biking and ATV / ORV / Motorcycle riding.  The Erickson Center for the arts also offers a nice hiking trail along with the Helen Newberry Joy Curtis Clinic and Wellness Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pure Curtis in the Fall
Our fall season is celebrated with our Curtis Chamber of Commerce Annual Oktoberfest.  Autumn colors offer fantastic views along all of our surrounding lakes and forests.  Activities include fishing, hiking, biking, boating, canoeing, ATV / ORV / Motorcycle riding, along with many great area events.
Pure Curtis in the Fall:  Oktoberfest and fishing, hiking, biking, boating, canoeing, ATV / ORV / Motorcycle riding
Pure Curtis in the Winter
Winter is a special time here in our area with two great events and lots of things to do.  Our Curtis Aglow Weekend, held before Christmas and the Frostbite Pike Contest held in February on South and Big Manistique Lakes offers great family fun.  Guests to our area enjoy ice-fishing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, and skating - which is offered at the Erickson Center's outdoor rink.  Snowmobiling has been really amazing the last few years and riding the trails has never been better!
Pure Curtis in the Winter:   ice-fishing, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, and skating - which is offered at the Erickson Center's outdoor rink

Curtis Chamber of Commerce Patrons
Thank you for your continuing support.  It is the families and individuals below that help make our area activities, events, and chamber a success!

Bob & Mary Beaker
Curtis Baptist Church
Dawn Fisher & Cathy Kaiser
Erickson Center for the Arts
Fred & JoAnn Gowan
George & Lorraine Kelly
Jerry's Electronics
Larry & Nancy Sell
Long Point Property Owners Association

Manistique Lakes Lions Club
Portage Anglers Club
Portage Township
Richard & Nancy Erickson
Robert Brown
Rosemarie Rose
Eric & Julie Wiegand

Bill & Pat MacLachlan


Curtis Area Chamber of Commerce Officers: Members at Large:
Bud Chamberlin, President
Mickey Treiber, Vice President
Bill Mac Lachlan,Treasurer
Kim Grimwood, Secretary
Kim Bushey
Rick Soder
Les Ladd
J.D. Goldthorpe
Lance Byrns

Curtis Area Chamber of Commerce Office Manager: Office Assistant:
Beth Nicholls

Connie Levline

 

 


Upcoming Events

BINGO

On Thursday from 8 Jun. 2017 to 9 Nov. 2017.

Bingo Every Thursday Night In Curtis
Located at the Curtis Township/Community Building Doors open at 5:30 pm Bingo starts at 6pm Sponsored by the Manistique Lakes Area Tourism Bureau
Snack Food is available
Sponsored by MLTAB
Click here for complete information.

Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend #2

22 Jun. 2017

Location:
Chamberlin's Ole Forest Inn/ Erickson Center for the Arts
Description:
Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend #2. All-inclusive weekend workshop for songwriters, musicians and music lovers featuring award winning musicians/songwriters.
Click here for complete information.

Saturday Night in the Park Above the Bridge Music/week 2

24 Jun. 2017

Award winning Above the Bridge Songwriter's John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal are joined by artists Jan Krist, Jim Bizer, Whit Hill & Mark Jewett to showcase their talents at another special Saturday night outdoor concert. Donations are welcome
Click here for complete information.

Saturday Night in the Park Above the Bridge Music/week 2

24 Jun. 2017

Award winning Above the Bridge Songwriter's John Latini and Jamie-Sue Seal are joined by artists Jan Krist, Jim Bizer, Whit Hill & Mark Jewett to showcase their talents at another special Saturday night outdoor concert. Donations are welcome
Click here for complete information.

Music in the Park Presents Side Trak'd

28 Jun. 2017

Side Trak'd Detroit perform classic rock. Free, donations always appreciated.
Click here for complete information.

A Night of Comedy with David Dyer and Jimmy Roberson

29 Jun. 2017

David Dyer returns to Curtis with opening comedian Jimmy Roberson.
Show rated PG-13. Cash bar. Tickets $15. Doors at 7:00.
Click here for complete information.

An Evening with Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul, and Mary

1 Jul. 2017

At the ECA
Folk music legend Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul, and Mary performs. Limited "Meet and Greet VIP" tickets will be available, more details to come. General seating tickets $35
Click here for complete information.

44th Independence Day Celebration

2 Jul. 2017

Biggest Little Town Parade in Michigan
Over 40 Arts and Craft Booths on grounds starting at 10am
Parade starting around Noon to 12:30
Fireworks at Dusk
Click here for complete information.

2017 4th of July Boat Parade

2 Jul. 2017

The 2017 4th of July Decorated Boat Parade will be SUNDAY JULY 2ND. The Boaters will meet @ 9PM at Watts Stamper Park. The Mackinac County Marine Patrol will lead the parade along the north shore of South Manistique Lake. Good luck to the entries!
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Music in the Park Presents The Hackwells

5 Jul. 2017

The Hackwells perform Americana/Folk. Free, donations always appreciated.
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Lost in the '50s Sock Hop

8 Jul. 2017

Step back in time with us and dance the night away to your favorite music of the 50's and 60's! More details to come!
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Blue Lake International Exchange Program Welcomes Horsens Music

9 Jul. 2017

The Erickson Center for the Arts proudly hosts the Horsens Music School Big Band from Horsens, Denmark.
Click here for complete information.

Blue Lake International Exchage Program presents the Horsens Mus

10 Jul. 2017

The Erickson Center for the Arts proudly hosts the Horsens Music School Big Band from Horsens, Denmark.
Performing in the Bandshell.
Free, donations welcome.
Click here for complete information.

Art Appreciation Class with Linda Tucker

10 Jul. 2017

More info to come
Click here for complete information.

Music in the Park presents The Phil Lynch Quartet

12 Jul. 2017

Music in the Park presents The Phil Lynch Quartet. Free but donations are welcome
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Peter Bergin presents Ragtime Piano

15 Jul. 2017

Erickson Center for the Arts
Ragtime/ Classic Standard pianist Peter Bergin performs. Tickets $15.
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Swamper's Softball Tournament

15 Jul. 2017

Annual Softball Tournament
For information contact Jeff Burton
906-235-8046
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Music in the Park presents The New Riders of the Seney Stretch

19 Jul. 2017

The New Riders of the Seney Stretch perform classic rock. Free, donations are always appreciated.
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Wine & Cheese Tasting & Auction Fundraiser

22 Jul. 2017

At Chamberlin's Ole Forest Inn
Support the center at this 14th annual fundraiser, which includes silent and live auctions. Tickets in advance $20, $25 at the door.
Kelly Chamberlin @ 586.6000
Click here for complete information.