Spring into a Pure Michigan Outdoor Adventure

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page.
Facebook IconTwitter IconFlickr IconYoutube Icon
Fly Fishing
  In This Issue

Upcoming Events

Sign Up to Receive Emails Like us on Facebook and Follow Us on Twitter Visit us at michigan.org Check Out Featured DestinationsGet a free Travel Guide
Bookmark and Share


  Beer Event

Tap into Pure Michigan’s Largest International Beer-Sampling Event
The idea may have started as a sketch on a cocktail napkin, but Frankenmuth’s World Expo of Beer has grown to epic proportions‚ welcoming more than 15‚000 visitors each year to the Great Lakes Bay Region to sample nearly 300 brews from around the globe. Come see what’s on tap when you Go Great Lakes Bay this Spring!
Read More


Enter The Mustang #1 Fantasy Sweepstakes
Win a once-in-a-lifetime fantasy experience for four with the original Mustang Serial Number One and Mustang I Concept Car. This unique encounter includes a behind-the-scenes photo shoot‚ tours‚ 2015 North America International Auto Show preview and more. Plus‚ get your chance at 100 first-prize giveaways — a copy of the visually stunning Driving America book‚ featuring the automotive collections of The Henry Ford. Enter today!
Read More


Toast the Fruit of the Vineyard
Grab that special person in your life and travel country roads‚ explore vineyards covering beautiful hills and valleys‚ take advantage of off-season rates and overnight packages at many hotels and B&Bs near the state’s six thriving wine trails — it’s time to celebrate Michigan Wine Month.
Read More


Spring Birding Tours at Michigan’s Wetland Wonders
Celebrate spring and explore Michigan’s Wetland Wonders with a birding tour at one of the Department of Natural Resources’ seven managed waterfowl areas in April and May. Nothing says spring like the "conk-a-ree" call of a red-winged blackbird or the raucous sounds of a sandhill crane.
Read More

Boys in Holland

Tulip Festival
Celebrate 85 years of Tulip Time (May 3-10) with more than six million tulips. Traipse along six miles of tulip-lined streets known as Tulip Lane where wooden-shoe scrubbers and a white-glove inspector ensure the streets are fit for the six-day authentic Dutch celebration. The jubilee includes three festive parades featuring 7‚000 local youngsters on Thursday and Holland High’s Marching Dutchmen — complete with wooden shoes on Saturday.
Read More

Woman Fly Fishing

All Things Hook-and-Line
Want to learn the tips, tricks and techniques of fly fishing? Then grab your rod‚ reel‚ fly line and leader. Stop by the local outfitter and pick up a few artificial flies or fashion your own. Now, you’re ready to check out the DNR’s new online resource for all things fly fishing.
Read More

Travel Guide

Spring into Summer with the New Pure Michigan Travel Guide
Looking to plan your next warm weather travel to Michigan‚ the 2014 Pure Michigan Official State Travel Guide can help. Vacation planners will find things like kid-friendly attractions‚ great summer drives‚ art‚ history‚ food and outdoor activities like turkey hunting‚ golf and a run down on things to do in our state and national parks. The guide is a must-read — order your copy today!
Read More