Travel Michigan (michigan.org) shares insider tips and great getaways for the whole family.
This summer plan a trip around the 53rd annual Bavarian Festival in Frankenmuth (June 7 - 10), National Cherry Festival in Traverse City (July 7 - 14), Mackinac's Island Fudge Festival (August) or Mackinac Island's Grand Hotel's 125th Anniversary (July).
Outdoor enthusiast vacation ideas: Summer is ideal for taking advantage of Michigan's spectacular water activities like boating, shipwreck tours or scuba diving, at one of Michigan's 11,000 inland lakes, 36,000 miles of river/streams or expansive coastline.
Road-trip ideas: Plan a culinary driving tour through picturesque wineries and local fish/farmer markets only open during the summer months, or drive Heritage Route 23 along stopping by historic sites, charming towns and unique lighthouse along the way.
- Insider information: Travel Michigan can provide insight into Michigan summer travel deals, tips on Michigan's hidden gems and new entertainment and culinary openings throughout the state.
- Visit michigan.org and browse the deals tabs
- Explore summer package options from hotels that include meals and local activities
- Plan a trip that coincides with MI's multitude of free summer events and festivals