Looking for something fun to do in February? Here are a few events that Traverse City has to offer this month:


Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival – February 11

Sample great beers, enjoy fabulous tunes and stay warm under the comfort of heated tents in Downtown Traverse City!

Winterlochen with The Great Scott – February 18

Winterlochen is Interlochen’s annual family-friendly outdoor festival celebrating all things winter!


Saturday Snowshoe Hikes - Every Saturday now-March 11

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore will be hosting ranger-led snowshoe hikes every Saturday now- March 11.

Mary Snowshoeing

Snowshoe Vines & Wines – Recurring weekly on Saturdays & Sundays now – February 26

Explore easy to moderate trails then warm up with a glass of mulled wine and a hearty bowl of chili on the Terrace Patio at Black Star Farms.

North American Vasa Festival of Races - February 11-12

The North American Vasa Festival of Races is a premiere cross-country ski event hosting a 50k, 27k, 12k, and 6k races through the stunning Vasa Pathway.

North American Vasa Fat Bike Race – February 11

Rolling on the heels of the ski race, the 35km and 12km courses offer great options for all skill levels.

The Vineyard Race at Forty-Five North – February 19

Short's Brewing Company comes to Forty-Five North for one of the most spectator-friendly fat bike races out there.

ICEBURG- First Winter Sports Triathlon – February 26

A true Winter sports triathlon! Complete 5 miles of XC ski, 5 miles of Fat bike and 5k of Snowshoe course.


Taste the Passion – February 11-12

Love is in the air at the “Taste the Passion” weekend. It’s a celebration of wine, chocolate and love! 

Traverse City Restaurant Week - February 26- March 4

Traverse City Restaurant Week (TCRW) is your chance to experience the culinary delights of Traverse City at an even more affordable price!

Food tour 2


An Evening with Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge | Aoife O'Donovan and her band - February 14

Three great musicians. One amazing performance.

Take a look at our Events Calendar for more events and ideas on what to do during your visit.