Port Austin Farmers Market Opens with Few Vendors, Sparse Crowds

Port Austin Farmers Market

The opening of the summer season at the tip of the Thumb is usually Memorial Day weekend. However visitors to this near-north Michigan town look to be down. It could change the landscape of Michigan’s tourism industry this summer.


Things to Do in Michigan’s Upper Thumb

Caseville Harbor Viewing Sailboats

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 less than a two hour drive … Read more Things to Do in Michigan’s Upper Thumb