Welcome to beautiful Curtis Michigan and the Manistique Lakes Area - "A Unique Waterfront Village" located in Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula!
Curtis Michigan is surrounded by the three beautiful Manistique Lakes which comprise the largest lake complex in the Upper Peninsula!
Visitors find relaxation and excitement when visiting our year-round community. Curtis also provides residents and visitors alike with a huge array of events!
Manistique Lakes Area is really the place to be!
If you enjoy water recreation - Curtis Michigan and the Manistique Lakes have got you covered!
The six major lakes are:
North Manistique Lake at 1,722 acres;
Big Manistique Lake at 10,130 acres; South Manistique Lake at 4,001 acres; Milakokia Lake at 1,956 acres;
Lake Ann Louise at 311 acres; and Millecoquins Lake at 1,890 acres.
Curtis Michigan Fourth of July Celebration
Sunday, July 6th, 2014
Families vacation in Curtis Michigan for the variety of activities that nature and area businesses have to offer! 16,000 visitors gather for the "Biggest Little Town Parade in Michigan" Independence Day Celebration is spectacular with fireworks beginning at dusk (aprox 9:30).
»Curtis Michigan's Art on the Lake
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Art on the Lake is held on the Saturday of Labor Day Weekend. It is a one day event featuring many artists, Music, Food & Fun! Come and bring your friends & family to an event that is surrounded in art, music, great food, and fun!
» Curtis Oktoberfest - Last Saturday in September- Curtis Chamber of Commerce 8th Annual Octoberfest. Held in Curtis, 1 block North of Main Street, W17289 Davis Street, from 12 Noon till 7:00 pm. Local vendors, children's games, Chamber sponsored beer tent with UP micro-brewed beer, German inspired food, all day entertainment.
Pure Curtis" Weekend is February 14th, 15th and 16th 2014, right here in Curtis. Activities for the whole family are being planned for each day throughout town, which will include a 1 day fishing tournament, a cookoff, contests, children's activities, both indoor and outdoor activities, etc., etc. See the Pure Curtis Weekend Page! See the Curtis Events at a Glance page on this website for the details as they are added also!
Curtis Michigan - A Unique Waterfront Village
Large groups, families, and couples will enjoy our relaxing and fun atmosphere. We have everything in one area to fulfill all of your vacation needs! Lodging, restaurants, lounges / taverns, recreational rental facilities, 3 area golf courses, gift shops, antique shops, attractions, floral shops, gas & grocery stores, and more!
Here is What's Coming Up Soon:
Every Thursday night in Curtis starting April 25th - BINGO
Located at the Portage Township/Community Building
Doors open at 5:30pm, BINGO starts at 6:30pm
For more information please call the Curtis Area Chamber of Commerce at 906.586.3700 - This Event sponsored by the Manistique Lakes Area Tourism Bureau - www.curtismi.com!
Friday, July 18th, Saturday, July 19th: Tahquamenon Valley Cruisers Car & Truck Show Friday night 6pm, Cruise Night! Knollwood Inn to Curtis via Luce County Park, then show & shine at Erickson Center!! Saturday, Downtown Newberry, Registration 8 am to noon, Trophies & Prizes 4pm, lots of vendors, food, prizes, etc.,etc. visit: www.tahquamenonvalleycruisers.com for more info!!
Wednesday, August 6th: Curtis Sidewalk Sales! Sales in stores throughout town, plus yard sales, flea markets, garage sales, and yard sale tables set up in Curtis Chamber Parking lot. 10 am to 4 pm BEST OF CURTIS BASKET RAFFLE
Saturday, August 9th: Curtis Classic Car Show - In Curtis True Value Hardware Parking Lot 10 am to 3 pm
For more information, click on Curtis Events at a glance.
Classes offered at the Erickson Center
Garden Club – 2nd Monday of the Month. 7:00 pm
Yarn Workers / Knitting – 2nd Tuesday of the Month.
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Spinning and Weaving – 3rd Saturday of the Month.
10:00 – 1:00 pm
Writers Club – 2nd Saturday of the Month. 1:30 pm
Curtis Michigan Lodging—Bed & Breakfasts and Inns, Motels, Resorts & Campgrounds
Businesses—Bait Shops, Bank, Churches, Florists, Gas Station / Propane, Gift Shops, Grocery Stores, Historical Museum, Health Clinics, Laundromat, Libraries, Marinas, Mini Golf, Party Stores, Post Office, Realtors, Sporting Goods Store, & more.
Curtis Restaurants —Cafes, Pizza Parlors, Ice Cream Parlor, and Restaurants
Curtis Area Chamber of Commerce Officers:
Bud Chamberlin, President
Donna O'Grady, Vice President
Bill Mac Lachlan,Treasurer
Kim Grimwood, Secretary
Members at Large: