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With over public 100,000 votes, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was named the "Most Beautiful Place in America" on ABC's Good Morning America. Watch as the winner was announced live on television in, "Most Beautiful Place in America Revealed!"
After Sleeping Bear Dunes was nominated, ABC News narrowed down the vast number of nominations to ten and announced them, two-by-two each morning on the show. Watch as Michigan's hidden gem is introduced in, "Most Beautiful Places: Point Reyes, Sleeping Bear Dunes."
Watch nationally-recognized American chef, Mario Batali, praise Sleeping Bear Dunes and the surrounding area in the ABC segment, "Mario Batali on Wonders of Sleeping Bear Dunes."
- Cherry Festival 1 July 2017 The annual Cherry Festival is just around the corner! From old traditions such as Cherry Queens and farm fresh cherries to newer ones like Super Cherry and the Festival of Races, the National Cherry Festival has something for everyone.
- Glen Lake Community Library Biennial Home Tour 20 July 2017 It’s the event we’ve been waiting for! The Glen Lake Community Library’s Home Tour includes five diverse residences that span the architectural sphere, from an old log cabin on Inspiration Point built in the 1920s to a “green” home built two years ago.
- Friends of Fishtown 5k 22 July 2017 This summer marks the ninth running of the Friends of Fishtown 5k/walk. This beautiful, family-friendly course winds through Leland’s neighborhoods and along the Leland River, starting and finishing in the heart of Fishtown.
- Traverse City Film Festival 25 July 2017 The Traverse City Film Festival is a charitable, educational, nonprofit organization committed to the idea that “One Great Movie Can Change You: Just Great Movies” and to helping save one of America’s few indigenous art forms — the cinema.