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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.

Sleepy Eyed Goose
Kozys Resort
Manilak Resort

2018-04-26 - 2018-04-29 9th Annual North of 45 Writers Retreat

2018-04-28 Community Unity PotLuck Bash

2018-04-28 Community Unity Extravaganza

2018-05-05 Kentucky Derby Party

2018-05-11 - 2018-05-13 Chamberlin's Sew Relaxing Quilter's Retreat

2018-05-12 Motivational Speaker Kristi Lynn

2018-05-12 Second Saturday Writer's Group

2018-05-12 Second Saturday Writer's Group

2018-05-19 Ore Dock Brewing Co. Beer Tasting Dinner

2018-05-19 - 2018-05-20 2018 Portage Anglers Walleye Jamboree

2018-05-25 Classical Masterpieces from Around the World

2018-06-02 Lost in the 50's Sock Hop

2018-06-13 Curtis Public Library - Author Visit

2018-06-16 2018 Portage Anglers Club 1st Annual Bass Tournament

2018-06-17 Manistique Lakes Lions CLub Brunch Bake Sale Fundraiser

2018-06-20 Open Mic Night with John Latini

2018-06-21 - 2018-07-26 Curtis Public Library Summer Reading Program

2018-06-27 Music the Park presents Key Change

2018-06-27 Curtis Public Library Turtle Day

2018-07-01 2018 Curtis Independence Day Celebration

2018-07-01 2018 4th of July Boat Parade

2018-07-04 Music in the Park TBA

2018-07-07 Great American Storybook and Ragtime Show with Peter Bergin

2018-07-11 Music in the Park Presents Banned

2018-07-18 Music in the Park presents Side Trak'd Detroit

2018-07-25 Music in the Park presents The Waynewood Boys

2018-08-01 Curtis Sidewalk Sale Day

2018-08-01 Music in the Park presents Seven Bridges

2018-08-01 Curtis Sidewalk Sales Day

2018-08-04 1st Annual 906 Festival

2018-08-04 906 Festival

2018-08-06 The True North Quartet Chamber Music Performance

2018-08-18 Curtis We're Dancing in the Street Dance

2018-09-29 OKTOBERFEST

2019-01-29 4rd Annual Frostbite Pike Contest


Welcome to Curtis Michigan and the Manistique Lakes Area

"Oktoberfest" in Michigan's Upper Peninsula


Curtis Michigan's Annual OKTOBERFEST

Welcome to Curtis Michigan's Annual Oktoberfest! Families vacation in Curtis Michigan for the variety of activities that nature and area businesses have to offer.

Curtis Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Oktoberfest is held here one block north of Main Street from 12 Noon till 8:00pm. Live Musical Entertainment : 


Rough Boys

Cruz Control

Chamber sponsored beer tent with UP micro-brewed beer, Chicken Dinner by Three Lakes Fireworks committee, all day fun! Pie Sale by Curtis Women's Club, Wine Pull by Portage Anglers Club, Popcorn by Manistique Lakes Lions Club, Soft Pretzels by Curtis Chamber & more.  Art & Craft Vendors too! 

A Special Season
If you love the fall season as much as we do here, you'll love our Curtis Michigan Oktoberfest celebration with food, beer, live music, a variety of booths, along with great events throughout the day.

A Bit of History

Oktoberfest began as the largest funfair in the world held in Munich, Bavaria and Germany annually.  The celebration began all the way back in 1810.  By the year 1818, carnivals booth and many races and events evolved into this large fall celebration.  Since then, other cities around the world have joined in the fun to celebrate a new season with their communities.

Chamber sponsored beer tent with UP micro-brewed beer,
German inspired food, all day entertainment.

Along with our great beer tent, UP micro-brewed beer, Chicken Dinner by Three Lakes Fireworks Committee, and all day entertainment
Enjoy Food, Music, beverages, Dancing!

Live Music from 12:00 - 8:00 pm



Curtis Area Chamber of Commerce

Kim's Tally Ho - Gold Sponsor

Mick's Bait Shop- Gold Sponsor

Shipwreck Bar & Grill - Gold Sponsor

Ron & Rose Rose - Gold Sponsor

Manilak Resort

Ronda's Signs

Curtis True Value - Bronze Sponsor

Helen Newberry Joy Hospital - Bronze Sponsor

State Savings Bank-Bronze Sponsor

Tovey's Jolly Inn - Bronze Sponsor

Fish & Hunt Shop - Bronze Sponsor

Pure Curtis Cabins - Bronze Sponsor

SaWaQuato Inn - Bronze Sponsor

D&D Home Center - Bronze Sponsor

Abram Excavating - Bronze Sponsor

Palvica's South Shore Resort

Newberry News

End Of The Road Winery

Manistique Lakes Lions Club

Blaney Inn Event Center (The Lodge)

Lilly's On The Lake Resort

Kevin & Tamara Vajen

Newberry Motors

Chamberlin's Ole Forest Inn

Lakeside Grocery and Liquor

Curtis Salon


Our awesome sponsors are just now sending in their supporting funds.  This list will be updated weekly until the event!


Check back soon!