FOOD

Half the fun of traveling to TC is eating in TC. Find innovative menus of street food-style starters to main course meals of seafood, meats, local, pub grub, ethnic and traditional cuisines.

EAT LIKE A LOCAL

Drink

Food and drink go together like peas and carrots. Wash down a tasty taco with an icy margarita, sample craft beer with burgers, sip Leelanau County wine with someone special.

DRINK LIKE A LOCAL

Hot Deals

Take advantage of exclusive deals and friendships with local businesses provided by What’s Up Traverse City. Be sure to click through to see a full list of opportunities.

DEALS

Shopping

Whether you’re looking for some stylish new clothes, gear for an adventure, the perfect art piece or something completely different, you’ll find it and so much more in Downtown Traverse City.

SHOPPING

Things to Do

TC is a gem along the Lake Michigan shoreline with a thousand things to do from awe-inspiring, itineraries to serendipitous moments that grasp your imagination from sunrise to long after sunset.

THINGS TO SEE & DO
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Daily Specials

Whether you’re looking for some stylish new clothes, gear for an adventure, the perfect art piece or something completely different, you’ll find it and so much more in Downtown Traverse City.

DAILY SPECIALS

Events

From wine events to festivals for everyone, get the scoop on the best events in Downtown Traverse City and neighboring locations along the shore.

UPCOMING EVENTS

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Best places to eat, drink, shop & stay like a local

Food

Half the fun of traveling to Traverse City is eating in Traverse City. No matter what you have a craving for, you’ll find it. Take a flavorful Downtown tour to find innovative menus of street food-style starters to main course meals of seafood, meats, local, pub grub, ethnic and traditional cuisines. Here are a couple dozen of our favorite recommendations.

EAT LIKE A LOCAL

Drink

Food and drink go together like peas and carrots. Whether you are washing down a tasty taco with an icy margarita, sampling craft beer, with burgers, at one of 20 famous microbreweries, or sipping Leelanau County wine with that special someone, you’ll find exactly what you need to wet your whistle.

DRINK LIKE A LOCAL

Hot Deals

Take advantage of exclusive deals and friendships with local businesses provided by What’s Up Traverse City. Be sure to click through to see a full list of opportunities.

DEALS

Shopping

Whether you’re looking for some stylish new clothes, gear for an adventure, the perfect art piece or something completely different, you’ll find it and so much more in Downtown Traverse City.

SHOPPING

Things to Do

Traverse City is a thousand things to do from awe-inspiring carefully planned moments to serendipitous moments thta jump out and grasp your imagination. Whether its the fluidly of waves washing a shore on Grand Traverse Bay to leaping dunes at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Traverse City is a gem along the Lake Michigan shoreline that has things to do from sunrise to long after sunset.

THINGS TO SEE & DO

Daily Specials

Whether you’re looking for some stylish new clothes, gear for an adventure, the perfect art piece or something completely different, you’ll find it and so much more in Downtown Traverse City.

DAILY SPECIALS

Upcoming Events

From wine events to festivals for everyone, get the scoop on the best events in Downtown Traverse City and neighboring locations along the shore.

UPCOMING EVENTS