Celebrate Christmas in the Northwestern Upper Peninsula Region of Michigan

Christmas in Region 15 Northwestern Upper Peninsula Area

The holidays are the perfect time of the year to travel around our beautiful state and enjoy the Holiday Light Displays, exciting Christmas Parades, magical Holiday Shows and Events.

Of course Christmas is the time when we all gather in the local Christmas Tree Farms to pick out the perfect Christmas Tree, enjoy hot chocolate and apple cider while taking a horse drawn sleigh-ride through the woods of Michigan. Enjoy Life, Christmas Life, with Michigan Life!

Region 15 -Northwestern Upper Peninsula

Weekend to be Announced - Ontonagon Michigan host a Hometown Christmas. It starts on Friday Night with a tree trimming on River Street, Saturday hosts breakfast with the Grinch, the Gingerbread House Contest, Pouring of the Lead (fortune telling) Craft Sales, etc., Sunday is the annual evening Parade and the home and business contests

Sand Point Charters offers fishing charters and sightseeing tours in the most pristine lake within the Great Lakes Region. Lake Superior is the World’s largest fresh-water lake and is home of the Lake Trout that can only be found in cold Northern waters.

Experience the beauty of fall in the Porcupine Mountains. When the leaves change, the Porcupine Mountains is where you want to be! Located on the shores of Lake Superior in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, the Porcupine Mountains are home to the largest tract of old-growth hardwood forests west of the Adirondacks.

Santa Train in Lake Linden Michigan on Saturday Dec 3, 2016. Visit with Santa and ride the Steam engine with his elves. -
Santa arrives on the Santa Train at 1PM.
After his arrival, he and Mrs. Claus will be at the Leo Chaput Log Cabin to hear your Christmas wish list.
Take home a cookie and candy cane from Mrs. Claus

Winter Carnival is February 7–10, 2018. Organized by Blue Key National Honor Society since 1934, Winter Carnival started in 1922 and has grown to become one of the largest annual winter festivals in the nation.

Christmas & Winter HOliday Events

Events & Shows

Families Enjoying Holiday Lights

Holiday Lights

Michigan Families watching Santa and Mrs Claus at a Holiday Parade

Christmas Parades

Michigan'ss Best Christmas Tree Farms

Christmas Tree Farms