2018 Winter Events and Festivals in Huron County

Get out and enjoy a winter event or festival in Huron County! Check out the list below. 


BINGO | Elkton

  • Saturday, January 20th from 7 pm to 10:30 pm
  • Location: Huron Youth Center - 57 N. Main Street, Elkton
  • $0.25 per card game, cash payouts, coverall grand prizes, concessions, and more
  • Must be 18 years old to play
  • Proceeds to benefit the Elkton VFW - Post 6013 & the "Friends in the Park" projects

BINGO | Port Hope

  • Every Friday

  • Location:  Amvets Hall - 8011 Rubicon Rd., Port Hope

  • Must be 18 years old to play

Shipwreck Dinner | Port Austin

  • Saturday, January 27th at 6 p.m.
  • Location: The Farm Restaurant
  • Enjoy an illustrated presntation by artist & historian Robert McGreevy that includes a 4-course dinner replicated from the Great Lakes ships.
  • Cost is $49.95 per person
  • Call (989) 874-5700 for reservations

CA/N Council Roof Sit | Bad Axe

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  • Friday, February 2nd from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Location: McDonald's Food & Family Center 
  • Join us on the roof at McDonald's Food & Family Center as we raise funds to prevent child abuse and neglect in Huron County. 
  • Don't have a team? No problem! Volunteer your time for the event or make a finanacial contribution. Every penny helps!
  • Find more information and registration forms go to www.huroncountycancouncil.org.

Rotary Winter Wine Fest | Bad Axe

Winter Wine Fest - Bad Axe Rotary
  • Thursday, February 8th at the Franklin Inn in Bad Axe
  • Wine & Beer Tasting from 7 to 9 p.m.
  • Artisian cheese, wine, and dessert
  • Proceeds support community projects
  • Tickets are $25 and are available at Lundy Financial Services, Smith Distributing, Thumb Cellular, Thumb National Bank, Salon 302, or contact a Rotarian. For more information call, (989) 269-8649
  • Check out Rotary Club of Bad Axe on Facebook

Valentine's Dinner & Dance | Bad Axe

  • Saturday, February 10th at the Ubly Fox Hunter's Club
  • Catered Prime Rib Dinner served from 5 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Dancing 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
  • Sponsored by the Harbor Beach Hospital Foundation
  • Tickets are $35 per person at the door for dinner and dancing or $25 for dinner only, and $15 for dancing only
  • For more information visit the Harbor Beach Community Hospital on Facebook

Winter Wonderland Weekends | Port Austin

Winter Wonderland Weekend 2017 - Port Austin
  • January 12th-14th
  • February 16th-18th
    • Friday
    • Saturday
      • 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Cross-Country Ski Clinic with Pilates Revolution at the Port Crescent Park Day Use (Cost is $20/person includes lecture & hands on instruction)
      • 3 p.m. "Stretch It Out" Mat Class at Pilates Revolution Studio
      • 6 p.m. Candlelight Ski Night at Port Crescent State Park Day Use
    • Sunday
      • 9 a.m. "Stretch It Out" Mat Class at Pilates Revolution Studio
      • 10:30 a.m. Group Expedition at Huron County Nature Center and Wilderness Arboretum
  • You can rent skis at Heins Hardware in Port Austin
  • Learn more at Pilates Revolution online
  • Contact Jane to register or for more information at (989) 553-6271

Candle Light Ski Run | Port Austin

  • Saturday, February 10th & Saturday, March 10th at Port Crescent State Park
  • Ski groomed trails from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Check the weather before heading out
  • Come on out and enjoy groomed, candle-lit trails as well as coffee, hot cocoa, and a campfire to follow with s'mores. This event is kid-friendly.
  • For more information contact Betsy at kishe@michigan.gov and check out Port Crescent State Park on Facebook

Shanty Days | Caseville

  • Saturday, February 16th-18th throughout Caseville
  • Polar bear dip, four-wheeler races, ice fishing, live entertainment, food & beverages, craft show, tons of kid's activities and more! 
  • For more info contact the Caseville Chamber at (989) 856-3818 

Souper Saturday | Harbor Beach

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  • Saturday, February 17th in downtown Harbor Beach from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Soup tasting, dessert competition, sales and specials
  • To sample soups just purchase a button at the Visitor Center by the Frank Murphy Museum
  • For more information contact the city Harbor Beach at (989) 479-6477

Bridal Show | Bad Axe

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Kitchen Witches | Port Austin

The Kitchen Witches
  • Friday-Sunday, Februrary 23rd-25th
  • Friday-Sunday, March 2nd-4th
  • Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday shows begin at 2 p.m.
  • Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for youth
  • Call the Port Austin Community Players for reservations (989) 738-5217

German Dinner | Harbor Beach

  • Sunday, February 25th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Located at the Zion Lutheran School in Harbor Beach
  • All you can eat roast pork, homemade sausage, sauerkraut, potatoes, vegetables, rolls, applesauce, and dessert served family style 
  • For more information contact Zion Lutheran at (989) 479-3615

6th Annual Thumb Industries Camel Races | Bad Axe

  • Saturday, March 3rd
  • Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
  • Dinner served at 6 p.m. and post time starts at 7 p.m.
  • Located at the Knights of Columbus, Bad Axe
  • Enjoy dinner, camel races, 50/50 raffles, door prizes and BYOB
  • Limited seating and tickets available ($20 / person - must be 18 or older)
  • Get your tickets at the Thumb Industries Thrift Store, the main office in Bad Axe, online at thumbindustries.com/camel-races.html, or call (989) 269-9229

Children's Wellness Adventure - 6th annual | Bad Axe

Children's Wellness Adventure
  • Saturday, March 3rd from 9:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m.
  • Location: Evangel Life Assembly of God - New Location
  • A fun-filled morning focusing on the health and well-being of pregnant women and children from birth to 12 years old.