Attractions and Shopping

Charlevoix attractions and shopping provide a wide variety of family friendly activities and boutique shopping.

Mushroom House Tours

  • 109 Clinton St., Charlevoix
  • Historic, Museum
  • 231-445-0770
Take a guided tour of the famous mushroom houses.

Friskes Orchards

  • 10743 N. US 31, Atwood
  • Farm Market
  • 231-599-2604
Map A family owned farm with you pick cherries and apples, market, and country shops.
 

Castle Farms

  • 5052 M-66 North, Charlevoix
  • Historic, Museum
  • 231-237-0884
Map A castle in Northern Michigan? You bet!
         

Ferry Beach

  • 224 Ferry Ave., Charlevoix
  • Beaches, Parks
  • 231-547-3253
Map A popular family beach on Lake Charlevoix with water that is warmer and calmer than Lake Michigan. The Ferry Beach pier is also a great place to go fishing if you do not have a boat!
 

Earl Young Mushroom Houses

  • 109 Mason St, Charlevoix
  • Historic, Museum
  • 231-547-2101
See the creativity in these unique mushroom looking homes, hotels and restaurant.
 

Ironton Ferry

  • 9800 Ferry Rd, East Jordan
  • Parks
  • 231-308-3727
Ride the ferry!

Ernest Hemingway

  • 109 Mason, Charlevoix
  • Historic
  • 231-547-2101
Famous American author, Ernest Hemingway, spent his summers in Horton Bay.

Harsha House Museum

  • 103 State St., Charlevoix
  • Historic, Museum
  • 231-547-0373
Map Museum featuring 3 period rooms, 10,000 Charlevoix historic photos, and local historic artifacts.
 

Crooked Tree Arts Center

  • 461 E. Mitchell St., Petoskey
  • Arts
  • 231-347-4337
Map A cultural hub for all types of art
     

Lavender Hill Farm

  • 07354 Horton Bay Rd., Boyne City
  • Farm Market
  • 231-582-3784
Map One of the largest commercial lavender farm in Michigan with over 25 varieties of lavender.
   

Pond Hill Farm

  • 5581 S Lake Shore Dr, Harbor Springs
  • Farm Market, Gifts, Specialty Foods
  • Shopping
  • 231-526-3276
With a farm store, livestock barn, cafe, winery, and brewery, Pond Hill Farm has plenty to do for adults and kids alike!