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Alpena’s Most Shareable Photos

Posted on August 30th, 2017
Where else can you get a photo-op with the dinosaurs, swim with over 100-year-old shipwrecks, and capture the most breathtaking sunrises and sunsets?! Alpena is the place to be for capturing the best sharable photos.  Covered Wooden Bridge & Water Tower Located at Duck Park (corner of Ch

Back-to-School: Top 10 Student Friendly Attractions & Places in Alpena, MI

Posted on August 23rd, 2017
Make A Splash For Art mural project involving kids in the community at Art in the Loft It’s that time again. Come Sunday night we will be setting our alarms a little bit earlier, filling out planners, and packing lunches. Oy vey! Whether you are preparing for college, high school, or getting you…

Preparing for the Perseids: Alpena’s Dark Skies

Posted on August 9th, 2017
  Rockport State Recreation Area, courtesy Paul Gerow The Perseid meteor shower is about to make another grand entrance into our night sky and you will not want to miss this one! This annual occurrence takes place between the dates of July 17th-August 24th. The Perseid meteor shower is always a…

A Sanctuary of Dark Skies

Posted on August 9th, 2017
If we had to pick something new off the Alpena bucket list that you should never miss, it would be our dark sky experience!  Rockport State Recreation Area, courtesy Paul Gerow In February of 2016, three state parks in the Alpena area received dark sky designation. These sanctuaries are far awa…