Spring is in the Air

Posted on March 20th, 2019
With more sunny days in March, April and May, there will be a lot to experience this spring in Benzie County.
Mary Carroll, President of Make It Benzie exclaims, “We are so excited about everything that’s happening this spring in Benzie County. From celebrating the coming of spring with fun Crystal
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Benzie County Winterfest 2019

February 2019 Newsletter

Posted on January 31st, 2019
Winter is Wonderful in Benzie! It’s still snowing in the Benzie area and we have wonderful things to do in winter. Our next big event is Winterfest on February 9th and then President’s Day weekend brings the Betsie Bay Frozen 5K on February 16th. Be sure to reserve your stay early! Read our… Learn More

2019 Events Calendar

Posted on January 20th, 2019
2019 Make It Benzie Events (more information can be found in the event links) MARCH 2019 March on the Mountain 2019
Thompsonville, Crystal Mountain March 2: Mardi Gras on the Mountain
March 9: Spring Carnival
March 16: Celts & Kayaks
March 23: Retro Weekend
March 24 – April 7: Spring Break
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Winter is Wonderful – #LetsWinter

Posted on January 8th, 2019
Visit Benzie this winter for skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and ice fishing! The Benzie area has lodging choices from world class resorts to rustic cabins, all close to trails and outdoor activities! Fat Tire Bike Race – January 20 Fat Chance is the staple of fat biking in Northern Michigan,… Learn More

Make It Benzie Events

Posted on May 18th, 2018
There are many reasons to Visit Benzie County. Below you will find a list of events in the Benzie Area which are hosted or sponsored by local groups and organizations. Because we are a ‘Four Season Playground’ you will find activities and events throughout the year. MAY 13th Annual Michigan Beer… Learn More