Winter is an inevitable event in Huron County. Luckily, there are a number of fun activities and events to enjoy this winter in Huron County. Of course, we are going to suggest reading our blog, but we thought you could use some other ideas too.
Whether you prefer indoor or outdoor activities, there is something on this list for everyone to enjoy.
In no particular order…
Go To A Movie
Instead of watching the same old show on Netflix, why not head to one of these local theatre's to watch your favorite stories unfold on the big screen?
Go To A Play
Plays are meant to be experienced, so mark your calendars and get your tickets for this cool comedy coming to Huron County the end of February!
- Port Austin Community Players
Moon Over Buffalo | Comedy
February 24th, 25th, and 26th
March 3rd, 4th, and 5th
35 Railroad St - Port Austin
Just about anyone can enjoy the carefree sport of bowling! Try one of these local bowling alleys for a good time with family and friends.
Rollerskating as adults can bring back a wave of memories, and with the kids you can create so many more! Check out the local rink below.
Caseville Family Arena
Open Fridays & Saturdays from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
6941 Main Street - Caseville
Visit the Caseville Family Arena on Facebook
Read A Book
As we find ourselves more and more cooped up inside, make the most of it by checking out a good book or two! Joining a book club is also a neat idea.
Exercising is a great way to kick the winter blues and feel good! You can hit a local gym or join a class. Check out some ideas below.
524 N. Port Crescent - Bad Axe
Free 2-week pass for Huron County residents & Memberships Available
Bendz Yoga Studio - Pigeon
7335 Michigan Ave
FitmiX - Harbor Beach
Classes Monday & Thursday
Located in the Common Room at the Harbor Beach Community House
Free Class Jan 5th
Workout to a combination of fun songs, dance, and fitness moves
Kickboxing Group Workout Sessions - Harbor Beach
Tuesdays at 6 p.m. for 6 weeks (starting January 10th)
Common Room above the Harbor Beach Library
Pure Yoga Fitness - Bad Axe
216 E Woodworth St - Bad Axe
Studio space is located in the First United Methodist Church of Bad Axe
Yoga and pilates classes available
- 7925 Crescent Beach Rd - Pigeon
- Fitness center, kid's swimming lessons, and pool
- Many membership options available
2201 E Main St - Ubly
Memberships to fit your needs
Children and adults alike are sure to enjoy a fun filled afternoon playing in the snow. Check out our list of fun outdoor winter activities you can do in Huron County.
You can make these four classic outdoor winter activities happen in your own backyard!
- Build a snowman
- Have a snowball fight
- Make a snow angel
- Build a snow fort
Go Ice Fishing
When the winters are cold enough to freeze the lake and bay around the thumb, there are plenty of opportunities to go ice fishing! Read our "Fishing in Huron County" article for more information!
Bad Axe | Kindergarten Hill across from St. Huberts Sacred Heart Church
Harbor Beach | Sledding hill next to the “tank” by Judge James H. Lincoln Memorial Park
Pigeon | Sledding Hill in Pigeon Recreation Park behind the little league fields
Cross Country Ski, Hike, or Snowshoe
Huron County has 5 public locations to Cross Country Ski, Snowshoe, and Hike. See our “Winter Activities in the Thumb” article for more information.
X-Ski Event - Port Crescent State Park
Saturday, February 11th from 5 pm. To 9 p.m.
Check out Port Crescent State Park on Facebook
Go Ice Skating or Play Hockey
Huron County Ice Arena | Bad Axe
Open Skating: Friday 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. & Saturday and Sunday 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission $4 / Skate Rental $1
Drop In Hockey: Saturday
Squirt & Peewee 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
Bantam & Miget 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Bad Axe City Ice Rink
Harbor Beach Water Treatment
The “tank” by Judge James H. Lincoln Memorial Park
Check out an Ice Race
Souper Saturday - Harbor Beach
Saturday, February 18th
25th Annual Shanty Days - Caseville
- Friday, February 17th-19th