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Hair of the Dog: Drive for Delta Animal Shelter

Friday September 23rd 2022

4:00pm - 9:00pm

Upper Hand Brewery
3525 Airport Rd. Escanaba, MI


Cost:  Free Admission

Web:  click/tap

Tel:  (906) 233-5005

The Delta Animal Shelter needs help from our community! Help us raise funds and items for the Delta Animal Shelter!
They are in need of a variety of items for the shelter to help care for the influx of animals they receive all year long. 

The Delta Animal Shelter is in need of the following items:
Paper Towel
Liquid Lysol
Purina Cat/kitten chow
Dog/Cat canned food
Purina One dog food
Soft dog treats
Cat Litter
Dog Leashes
Dog Collars

We will have Wildman's Munchie Mobile onsite serving up delicious steak sandwiches from 5-9 (or until sold out) and music in The Wedge from The Wallen's from 5-9pm.

Annual events in Escanaba

Are you uncertain when to plan your trip to the Bays de Noc? Check out some of our popular annual events and come during your favorite! 

Rapid River Relic Ride

Each year, this vintage snowmobile ride, show and swap happens in the last weekend of January. Do you have an older sled yourself? Come join the fun! The group also makes announcements on their Facebook page

The Big Freeze Ice Fishing Derby

In February, this ice fishing derby invites anglers to the Walleye capital of the world. The bigger your catch, the better the prize! Find updated information as the event nears on our Big Freeze Ice Fishing Derby page

Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day Celebrations

Spend your long weekend in the Bays de Noc and celebrate our country with us! Plan for parades, picnics, live music, fireworks, food and more. Search the event calendar for these specific weekends to find each municipality’s plans. 

Kruisin' Klassics

As June approaches, the classic cars cruise into the Bays for the Kruisin’ Klassics Car Show and Swap Meet at the U.P. State Fair Grounds. Peruse the vehicles on display, see who wins best in show awards, test your own speed in a fun run and stick around for the grand finale — a parade!

Fayette Heritage Days

This August event at Fayette Historic State Park and Townsite celebrates the “hey-day” of Fayette as a bustling iron smelting town. Activities include period displays, food, music and a historic baseball game —1860’s style. And you will be invited to play! 

U.P. State Fair 

Since 1928, the Upper Peninsula State Fair has delighted folks from all over as they experience and celebrate the unique culture of Michigan’s U.P. It’s seven days of thrilling rides, enthralling grandstand shows and lots of blue ribbon fun. 

Yooper Fest

Celebrating Yoopers! Each September, join others on Ludington Street in downtown Escanaba as they visit vendors, play games, eat delicious food and enjoy live music and more. 

Holiday Events

Plan your winter trip around these annual holiday events

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