Iron County Events

2014-2015 Hunting Season : Crow
Aug 1 – Mar 31 all-day

2014-2015 Hunting Season Calendar : Crow!

Aug. 1 – Sept. 30 and
Feb. 1 – Mar. 31

2014-2015 Hunting Season: Cottontail Rabbit and Snowshoe Hare
Sep 15 – May 31 all-day

2014-2015 Hunting Season

Cottontail Rabbit and Snowshoe Hare:
Sept. 15 – Mar. 31

2014-2015 Hunting Season Calendar: Crow
Feb 1 – Mar 31 all-day

2014-2015 Hunting Season Calendar

Aug. 1 – Sept. 30 and
Feb. 1 – Mar. 31

West Iron District library – Book Babies @ West Iron District Library
Mar 5 @ 9:00 am

You and your precious bundle of joy are invited to a play date! We love our young little readers, and interacting with other babies and toddlers is a great way for them to learn and explore!

West Iron District Library has set aside a special time for social interactions for babies 24 months and under. Thursdays at 9:00 beginning September 11th.

Northwoods Animal Shelter Bake Sale
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
1st Saturday Coffee
Mar 7 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

WHEN: February 7, 2015 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

WHERE: Beechwood Hall
178 Beechwood Store Road
Ottawa National Forest, Iron River, MI 49935

Charlotte Bofinger

WIC Orchestra Pancake/Sausage Breakfast
Mar 7 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

The West Iron County Symphony Orchestra will host a pancake/sausage breakfast on Saturday, March 7, at the American Legion Reino Post 21.

The breakfast will be served from 8-11 a.m. The menu will include pancakes, sausage, fruit, sweet breads/muffins, juice and coffee. Prices for the meal are $7 for adults and $5 for students. Children under five eat for free.

Money raised during the breakfast and silent auction will help the support the orchestra’s trip to New York City in April.

Ski Brule – Brule Bash @ Ski Brule @ Ski Brule
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm

Events All Weekend
Treasure Hunt * Petting Zoo * Moonbounce * Mattress Race * SUPER NASTAR * Tug of War * Music & Dancing * Sled Dog Rides * Potato Sack Race * Egg Toss * Silly Slalom * Snow Bowling * Face Painting * Three Leg Race * Groomer Rides * Karaoke ……MORE TO COME!!

Costume Contest Daily & Winner Receives
a 2015/16 Ski Brule
Season Pass!

1/2 Off Tickets When In FULL Costume!

Texas Hold’em Tournament
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm

WHEN: March 7, 2015 @ 6:00 pm

WHERE: Caspian Fire Hall
Museum Drive
Iron River, MI 49935

COST: $20 entry fee

Caspian Gaastra Fire Department will be hosting a Texas Hold’em Tournament Saturday March 7th at 6pm (Registration 5pm) at the Fire Hall in Caspian. There will be a 20$ entry fee, and chip bonus for early sign up (Prize money based on entry).

To sign up contact Matt 906-284-0036

or email CGFD at

Second Saturday Folk Dances
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Featuring: Red Tail Ring

The Second Sunday Folk Dance series celebrates its 30th year of great music. Set in the beautiful dance hall at Fortune Lake Camp this is one of the Midwest’s most popular venues for folk music and dance and is the largest, longest running event of its kind. The Second Sunday Folk Dance presents great musicians in an intimate setting. Dean and Bette Premo (White Water) organize and host the series.

The event opens at 4 PM Central Time with a short opening set by White Water, followed immediately by the featured guest act’s concert. The second half of the event is devoted to dancing in many forms with music by the Front Parlor Dance Band and dances taught by Bette Premo and others. Refreshments are available at each dance, and the entertainment lasts until 7 PM.

Admission for those over 15 is $7 and children 15 and under are admitted free.

WHERE: The Fortune Lake Lutheran Camp is located between Iron River and Crystal Falls (in Iron County, Michigan), 2 miles west of Crystal Falls on US-2. Turn south on Bible Camp Road and drive for less than a quarter mile. Turn right on Fortune Lake Camp Road and drive just a short distance.

CONTACT: If you have any questions, call the Fortune Lake Camp at (906) 875-3697, or Bette or Dean Premo at (906) 822-7889. Visit ( for any updates or special announcements.