"Art For All, " Iron Mountain, MI, Last Saturday in June. Annual Juried Art Show at Bay College West, Highway US-2 & 141 on the north side of Iron Mountain.
George Potvin Knife Maker and Blacksmith, located at Ten Mile Creek Forge, Pottery, Lighting, and Irish/Celtic Gift Shop in Bark River, Michigan, of fers completely handmade hunting knives with sheaths. George creates several patterns of Damascus, also utilizing titanium and other high carbon steel for blades. Classes, custom work, hand-scrimshaw, repairs and sharpening available. The Gift Shop o ffers a surprising array of creative and beautiful gifts, many created by 30 juried local artists and some from around the world. Choose from pottery, paintings, photography, stone lampshades, jewelry, glass items, local jams and maple syrup, plus much MOR E. You will be pleasantly surprised visiting this very unique and beautiful Upper Peninsula Gallery and Shop! Ten Mile Creek Forge and Gift Shop, 1691 17th Road, Bark River, MI 49807. Phone: 906 466-2276THE PASTY OVEN Pasty Shop is located at W-7270 Highway U.S.2, near the stoplight in Quinnesec Michigan, just 4 miles east of Iron Mountain, MI. Phone: 906-776-0990 or toll free 800-753-5257. Eat in our dining area or pick up some delicious pasties for lunch or dinner. The Pasty Oven offers mail order so you can enjoy a taste of the Upper Peninsula in your own home. Baked fresh every day at our USDA inspected plant in Florence, we offer a variety of pasties including the traditional pasty, breakfast pasty, chicken pasty, vegetable pasty, and mini pastys &endash; great for appetizers or a party. Pasties can be purchased hot and fresh, half-baked, frozen or by mail order. Gift Certificates available.
WINE: Threefold Vine Winery. Wine made from grapes grown in the Upper Peninsula? Yes, right at the Threefold Vine Winery in Stephenson, Michigan, 21 miles north of Menominee in the southern Upper Peninsula. Our Tasting Room at the Winery o ffers grape (from our vineyard) apple, honey, and various fruit wines. The Green family invites you to visit our winery, see how the wine is produced, and sample our exciting new wines. The Winery and Tasting Room is located in the historic bank building a t S232 Menominee Street, Stephenson, MI 49887, one block west of Highway US-41. Phone: 906-753-6000
Yarn Shop: Rainbow's End Alpaca Farm is located in Norway, MI in the south central Upper Peninsula. Tour the Alpaca Farm. Fun for the whole family. Rainbow Gifts offers items created with alpaca fleece from our own animals as well as a large selection of yarn, needles, and patterns. Supplies for knitting, crocheting, and spinning. Rainbow's End Alpacas, W6139 US 2, Norway, MI 49870 Phone: 906-563-7034.
Shopping in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan with online ordering.
Buyng an Engagement Ring - When it comes to buying an engagement ring, there are no rules in setting a budget; it must fit you as the jewelry piece does for your partner. However, the commitment to taking your relationship to a higher level through marriage should be an exciting and unforgettable time for the right reasons, not the wrong ones. So to help ease the stress, we?ve laid out a few helpful tips for creating a budget for your purchase that will make sense. Keep reading to find out more.
Gitche Gumee Landing Gift and Candle Shop is located at the north end of River Street in Ontonagon MI. We offer highly scented long-burning candles in ceramic containers (made on site), votives a nd tea lights in over 45 fragrances and unusual candle holders made from rocks and minerals, and soapstone boxes. Our candles come in a wide variety of fragrances and are made right here at our candle company in Ontonagon. We also carry vases and bowls mad e of onyx and marble, wall hangings, a nice selection of jewelry set with semi-precious stones, and a wide variety of gift items. Red Metal Minerals carries a large variety of copper, datolite, and other specimens and minerals, as well as books on the hist ory and geology of copper mining. 202 Ontonagon St., Ontonagon, MI 49953 (906) 884-6797.
JAMS and JELLIES at The Wood'n Spoon , PO Box 391, US 41, Mohawk, MI, 49950. (906)337-2435. Handmade Natural Preserves, Naturally Grown Produce, Homemade Jams, Jellies, and Baked Goods. Stop in our shop or purchase by mail order or our online shopping cart. We feature the wild Thimbleberry Jam from the Keweenaw Peninsula.
THE PASTY OVEN Pasty Shop is located at W-7270 Highway U.S.2, near the stoplight in Quinnesec Michigan, just 4 miles east of Iron Mountain, MI. Drive-thru window. Phone: 906-776-0990 or toll free 800-753-5257. Eat in our dining area or pick up some delicious pasties for lunch or dinner. We also offer soup, sandwiches, and our Friday Fish Fry. The Pasty Oven offers mail order so you can enjoy a taste of the Upper Peninsula in your own home. Baked fresh every day at our USDA inspected plant in Florence, we offer a variety of pasties including the traditional pasty, breakfast pasty, chicken pasty, vegetable pasty, and mini pastys &endash; great for appetizers or a party. Delicious!
PETERSON'S FISH MARKET on Quincy Hill in Hancock MI offers fresh and smoked fish available year round that may be shipped anywhere in the United States. Call for shipping or stop at our market. We fish Lake Superior almost every day. Peterson's offers fresh salmon, trout, and whitefish and smoked salmon, herring, and trout. Four Sons Fish & Chips concession stand open from May through September. Supplier to the major restaurants in the area. Peterson's Fish Market, 49813 US Hwy 141, P.O. Box 535, Hancock, MI 49930. Phone 906-482-2343.
Photo: Rainbow's End Gift Shop, Norway, MI
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