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The Brush Strokes of Alpena

Posted on February 24th, 2017
Painting the fish for the “Make a Splash” mural; photo courtesy of Art in the Loft As the fine arts capital of Northeastern Michigan, immersing yourself in local art culture across the community is plentiful and fun in any season. Participate in local art workshops, admire the art scen…

15 Uniquely Northeast Michigan Wedding Locations You’ll Love

Posted on February 17th, 2017
Love is in the air! Looking for unusual, unique, out of the box locations for a wedding ceremony or reception near the Sanctuary of the Great Lakes? From lighthouses and museums, to islands, a rooftop, and even a historic flour mill, the Alpena area offers a multitude of unique destination venues. 1.

The Ultimate Packing Guide to Winter Adventure in Alpena

Posted on February 1st, 2017
“Sometimes, nature is all you need.” -Shikoba First we brought you “10 Things to Do During an Alpena Winter“, now we are bringing you everything you need to know about how to pack for winter adventures here in the Sanctuary of the Great Lakes. Basic clothing needs for any ou…