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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.

Three Lakes Fireworks Council
Kozys Resort
Interlaken Resort

2015-04-19 - 2015-12-20 Manistique Lakes Lions Club Brunch

2015-05-11 - 2015-12-14 Curtis Garden Club Meeting's

2015-06-06 Portage Township Resident Clean Up

2015-06-13 Curtis Garden Club Plant Sale and Fundraiser

2015-06-16 Rattlesnake Annie

2015-06-17 - 2015-08-12 Music in the Park

2015-06-18 - 2015-06-21 Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend

2015-06-20 Saturday Night Music in the Park

2015-06-24 Artist's Reception

2015-06-25 - 2015-06-28 Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend

2015-06-25 - 2015-06-28 Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend

2015-06-27 Saturday Night Music in the Park

2015-06-28 Marquette Male Chorus

2015-07-05 Curtis Michigan Fourth of July Celebration

2015-07-05 Manistique Lakes Lion's Club

2015-07-15 A Night of Comedy

2015-07-17 Taquamenon Valley Cruisers Car Display

2015-07-19 Classical Trio

2015-07-20 Barns: A love story presented by Jan Corey Arnett

2015-07-23 - 2015-08-27 Music in the Pines: A history of the Hiawatha Traditional Music

2015-07-25 Wine & Cheese Tasting & Auction Fundraiser

2015-07-29 - 2015-09-30 Farmers Market

2015-07-30 "Sister's Choice" A Trunk Show

2015-08-01 Tri-Lakes Triathlon

2015-08-03 Chamber Music Program

2015-08-05 "Preveiously Loved Old Bags" Sale

2015-08-05 Sidewalk Sales

2015-08-08 Manistique Lakes Lion's Club Tollgate

2015-08-19 Follywood Drops a Dime in the Jukebox

2015-08-26 An evening of Piano

2015-09-05 Art on the Lake

2015-09-05 Manistique Lakes Lion's Club Art on the Lake Brunch

2015-09-10 Volunteer Reception

2015-09-15 Blue Champagne

2015-09-26 OKTOBERFEST

2015-10-28 Writer's Read

2015-11-27 Curtis Aglow Parade

2015-11-28 Holiday Gala....Deck the Walls

2015-12-06 Cookies & Carols

 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 Summer:  Biggest Little Town Parade during our Fourth of July Independence Day Celebration along with Art on the Lake in Sept
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 Pure Curtis Weekend 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
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

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 Assistants:
Beth Nicholls Carlee Novak
Michelle Meeker

 


Upcoming Events

Manistique Lakes Lions Club Brunch

Every Third Sunday from 19 Apr. 2015 to 20 Dec. 2015.

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Curtis Garden Club Meeting's

Every Second Monday from 11 May. 2015 to 14 Dec. 2015.

Curtis Area Gardening Club Meeting's are held at the Lower level of The Erickson Center for the Arts, on the second Monday of the Month, starting at 7pm
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Portage Township Resident Clean Up

6 Jun. 2015

Bring anything that's non household trash!
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Curtis Garden Club Plant Sale and Fundraiser

13 Jun. 2015

Curtis Garden Club Plant Sale:
Where: Curtis True Value Parking Lot
Reminder: That this sale is only as good as the plant donations that we receive! Any donations need to be potted with plant name, type of light, as well as soil and water needs.
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Rattlesnake Annie

16 Jun. 2015

Highly acclaimed international recording star, songwriter and mast guitar player. She will be performing at the Erickson Center for the Arts
Tickets available in advance at the ECA office or at the door. $15.00
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Music in the Park

On Wednesday from 17 Jun. 2015 to 12 Aug. 2015.

Music at the Erickson Center Lawn
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Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend

18 Jun. 2015

An all inclusive weekend workshop for songwriters, musicians, and music lovers featuring award winning musicians/songwriters.
Contact Kelly at (906)586-6000 or the Erickson Center for the Arts.
Click here for complete information.

Saturday Night Music in the Park

20 Jun. 2015

The award winning Above the Bridge Songwriter's will showcase their talent at this special Saturday night outdoor concert.
Click here for complete information.

Artist's Reception

24 Jun. 2015

Stop in and meet featured artist Scott Leipski.His works, Raven Rex and other Ceramic Stories, will be on display.
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Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend

25 Jun. 2015

An all inclusive weekend workshop for songwriters, mucsicians and music lovers featuring award winning musicians/songwriters.
For more information contact Kelly (906)586-6000 or the Erickson Center for the Arts.
Click here for complete information.

Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend

25 Jun. 2015

An all inclusive weekend workshop for songwriters, musicians and music lovers featuring award winning musicians/songwriters.
For more information contact Kelly (906)586-6000 or the Erickson Center for the Arts.
Click here for complete information.

Saturday Night Music in the Park

27 Jun. 2015

The award winning Above the Bridge Songwriter's will showcase their talents at this special Saturday outdoor concert.
Click here for complete information.