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What’s Happening in Northern Michigan: Hemingway’s History, Golf Getaway, Harbor History Talk

Hemingway’s history in Northern Michigan, golf getaways and life on the lakes.

Courtney Sheffer, from the , stopped by the 9&10 studio show us What’s Happening in Northern Michigan.

Celebrate Northern Michigan’s Hemingway history with "" in the village of Walloon Lake.

Taking place April 28-30 at Hotel Walloon, the weekend begins with a meet and greet with Hemingway’s personal assistant and daughter-in-law, Valerie.

Guests will take part in a boat tour of Walloon Lake to visit some of Hemingway’s favorite haunts, themed drinks and hors d’oeuvres, a fly-fishing demonstration and a "Sun Also Rises" breakfast to wrap up the weekend.

Contact Hotel Walloon directly to reserve your space for this weekend.

The is coming up the weekend of April 28 as a celebration and thank you to the many golfers from around the Midwest who frequent this top golf destination.

The Free Golf Weekend includes a free round of golf with a paid night’s lodging at one of the participating Gaylord area hotels.

You can find lists of the participating golf courses and hotels on the .

Head to the Harbor Springs History Museum on April 20 for its next Harbor History Talk, focusing on a firsthand account of Great Lakes freighters.

David Lyle will be speaking at 5:30 about his lifetime spent on the Great Lakes as a deckhand, first mate, captain and more.

Refreshments will be provided, and reservations are encouraged for this free event due to limited seating.