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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.

Manilak Resort
Sand and Stars Resort
Micks Bait Shop

2019-06-06 - 2019-11-01 BINGO

2019-06-08 - 2019-09-28 Portage Twp Recycling Center

2019-06-10 - 2019-09-06 Northern Exposure Artist Exhibit

2019-06-14 - 2019-09-30 Curtis Historical Society Museum

2019-06-16 - 2019-12-15 Manistique Lakes Lions Club Brunch

2019-06-19 Open Mic Night at ECA

2019-06-20 - 2019-07-25 Summer Reading Program, Curtis Library

2019-06-20 - 2019-06-23 Above the Bridge Songwriter's Weekend #2

2019-06-26 Music in the Park

2019-06-27 - 2020-12-31 Marcy's Pantry, Curtis Food Pantry

2019-06-27 - 2019-06-30 Seussical the Musical

2019-07-03 Music in the Park

2019-07-06 ECA presents the Marquette City Band

2019-07-07 2019 Curtis Independence Day Celebration

2019-07-07 Curtis Library Book Sale

2019-07-10 Curtis Turtle Day

2019-07-10 Curtis Turtle Day!

2019-07-10 Music in the Park

2019-07-12 Turning Music into Meals: Benefit for Marcy's Pantry

2019-07-15 Curtis Library Book Discussion

2019-07-15 Curtis Library Book Discussion

2019-07-15 - 2019-07-19 Art Appreciation Class W/Linda Anderson

2019-07-17 Music in the Park

2019-07-18 Yooper Lites Day

2019-07-20 Boogie Woogie Babies - Boogie, Beehives & Beyond!

2019-07-24 Music in the Park

2019-07-24 Northern Exposure Artist Exhibit Reception

2019-07-27 Wine & Cheese Tasting & Auction Fundraiser

2019-07-29 Curtis Library Book Discussion

2019-07-31 Music in the Park

2019-08-03 2nd Annual 906 Festival

2019-08-05 ECA Presents Chamber Music Program

2019-08-07 Curtis Sidewalk Sales

2019-08-07 Music in the Park

2019-08-12 Curtis Library Book Discussion

2019-08-14 Follywood!!

2019-08-14 - 2019-08-15 Follywood

2019-08-21 Music in the Park

2019-08-22 The Best of Russia and France

2019-08-24 - 2019-08-25 Out of the Attic

2019-08-26 Curtis Library Book Discussion

2019-08-28 Sue Huber Evening of Piano

2019-09-14 Joshua Davis at ECA

2019-11-29 Curtis Aglow Parade

2019-11-30 Curtis Aglow Bazaar & Craft Show

DATE FOR 2018 PARADE AND FIREWORKS IS SUNDAY, JULY 1ST 2018!

FIREWORKS WERE CANCELLED FOR 7/1/18 CUZ OF HIGH WINDS, FIREWORKS WILL HAPPEN ON MONDAY, 7/2/18, AT DUSK


Welcome to Curtis Michigan's "Biggest Little Town Parade" where over 16,000 visitors gather annually to celebrate our country's 4th of July!  Please check our Events Calendar for exact date and time.  The date of our celebration changes from year to year.
Curtis Michigan Fourth of July Celebration
"Biggest Little Town Parade" in Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula

Welcome to Curtis Michigan's "Biggest Little Town Parade" where over 16,000 visitors gather annually to celebrate our country's 4th of July!

Please check our Events Calendar for exact date and time.  The date of our celebration changes from year to year.

Our Upper Peninsula Fourth of July Celebration packs a host of activities and events throughout the day.  We begin the day with our Curtis Michigan Fourth of July Celebration at 12:30.  Parade includes marching bands, bag pipe performers, many great floats, entertainment, candy for the kids, fundraising participants, awareness participants, along with a host of fun stuff for the kids.  People have traveled hundreds of miles to participate or watch this great event.

The fun doesn't stop there!  We have the Lions Club Chicken BBQ, Chamber Food and Beer Tent, Arts and Crafts Vendors all day at the Erickson Center Park, along with live music.

As dusk approaches, we have two great events:  Boat Parade and Our Fireworks! We have a great fireworks show for all ages with the best viewing from the Erickson Center Park.  Please arrive early to find good parking. To be a part of our Boat Parade, meet at dusk, Stamper Park, North end of South Manistique Lake.  Decorate your boat and join in the Fun.
Families vacation in Curtis Michigan for the variety of activities that nature and area businesses have to offer! 
Our Upper Peninsula Fourth of July Celebration packs a host of activities and events throughout the day.