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Cheeseburger in Caseville

Caseville Michigan is a little city near the tip of the Thumb that calls it itself the “perch capital of the world”.  Located at the mouth of the Pigeon River to make this town a boating destination. Well known for its large sandy beach, fine fishing and unique shops and festivities.

Caseville is also known for its abundance of vacation homes and cottages. Blessed with a sugar sand along the beach, it’s been drawing families to spend the summers here for over four generations.

Caseville Michigan is home of the Shanty Days in the winter and the famous Cheeseburger Festival in the closing days of the summer. Caseville is the fun city in the thumb.

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The Mystery of the Holes at Rush Lake

A Mystery at Rush Lake When I was a kid, my cousin and I would ride all over the trails near Rush Lake, a state hunting area in the Upper Thumb. We explored the hills and the large cattail-filled lake. One area that fascinated us was a deep pool of...

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Bay Port Fish Sandwich Festival

The Bay Port Fish Sandwich Festival is the granddaddy of them all. Since 1978 folks come in and lined up for a fish sandwich that “takes two hands to hold one.


Cheeseburger in Caseville 2017

August 11th marks the start of one of Michigan’s largest Festivals; Cheeseburger in Caseville. It’s a final celebration of the end of the summer and a tribute to all things Jimmy Buffet, especially a “Cheeseburger in Paradise”. With craft vendors, live music, cheeseburger stands and it’s mid-week “Parade of Tropical Fools”

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Things to Do in Michigan’s Upper Thumb

For well over five decades the Upper Thumb has been deemed the “Closer Up North” for the Southeast Michigan and Detroit area.  Sandy beaches, great fishing, parks and some of the friendliest proprietors around, Huron County is a great place to steal a weekend away from the “burbs” of Detroit without busting your wallet.  In...

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