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Don’t Lose That Pullar Feeling

Posted on April 20th, 2015
We’re pleased to share that Saturday April 18, 2015 the Pullar Stadium moved on to Phase II of the Kraft Hockeyville USA contest! The Hockeyville prize of $150,000 for the stadium and the chance to host a preseason NHL game on home ice would be an enormous boost for the Sault Ste. Marie community… read more..

Fall in Love with The Soo

Posted on September 10th, 2014
Fall in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is like no other. Pull up a seat and enjoy the view or take a drive out to a stunning lighthouse just off the scenic path less traveled. You don’t HAVE to drive far to find great color; downtown Sault Ste. Marie is bustling with shops, restaurants, frei… read more..

Sault Ste. Marie Photo Montage: Looking Back at July

Posted on August 7th, 2014
Summer can be shy in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Some years 4th of July is our kickoff to the summer season and we are more than ready for sun and fun.    Mother nature can be temperamental in our picturesque part of the world. It can be 80 degrees today and mid 60’s tomorrow. Pac… read more..

Soo Locks open March 25

Posted on March 21st, 2014
The calendar tells us that spring has sprung, but if you live in the eastern half of the country, you know we’ve been living through something of a Modern Ice Age. In the coming weeks, an annual rite of passage (literally!) will take place and Sault Ste. Marie is offering ring-side seats. Come seread more..

Thank you “Macker Backers” for a great event!

Posted on August 16th, 2013
Ask almost anyone who has visited the Upper Peninsula and you’ll hear stories of friendly, down-to-earth people who are warm and welcoming. It’s only when you live in one of those communities that you understand that generosity is also part of the genetic make-up. Case in point: the Gu… read more..

The Wonders of Wednesday: Markets and Music

Posted on July 23rd, 2013
If you visit Sault Ste. Marie only on a weekend, you might be missing one of the best days of the week. There’s a special something in the air on Wednesday nights in “the Soo” – especially Downtown.  While the attractions that make the city irresistible – the Soo Locks, a variety of museums, hi… read more..

Tall Ships sail on St. Mary’s River

Posted on July 10th, 2013
During a six-day period later this month, as many as eight Tall Ships are expected to sail the St. Mary’s River at Sault Ste. Marie, including transit through the famous Soo Locks. Like a parade passing by our front door, these spectacular vessels will travel from a variety of locations between the… read more..

Enter Sault Ste. Marie contest and win cash!

Posted on July 2nd, 2013
Gone are the days when videotaping your favorite summer vacation involved a heavy camera of questionable quality and actual tapes. The word “videotaping” hardly even applies anymore. Instead, many of us have a digital video camera – either as a feature on a smart phone or as part of our digita… read more..