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Parmalee

Parmalee

As the most-played group/band on Country Radio in 2023, Parmalee is one of country music's most successful acts with four No. 1 singles, multiple platinum records, and more than one billion on-demand streams. Comprised of brothers Matt and Scott Thomas (lead...

Hailey Whitters

Hailey Whitters

Hailey Whitters’ career skyrocketed in 2023 as she kicked off that year with her late night TV debut on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ Soon after, she followed with performances on ‘The Kelly Clarkson Show’ and ‘The Today Show. In May 2023, Whitters took home the Academy of...

Fuel & Dorothy

Fuel & Dorothy

Fuel’s sound is a melodic brand of hard rock rooted in eloquent songwriting and heavy guitars. The band’s 1998 album “Sunburn” not only went Platinum, but it also yielded enduring anthems such as “Shimmer” and “Bittersweet.” Its 2001 follow-up, “Something Like Human,”...

Tracy Byrd

Tracy Byrd

Tracy Byrd became a household name on the country music scene in 1993 when his third single, called “Holdin’ Heaven”—off of his MCA Records, self-titled debut album—hit No. 1 on the Billboard Country Charts. Byrd’s second project, “No Ordinary Man,” built on the...

Island’s Total ExBEERience & More!

Island’s Total ExBEERience & More!

Taste the best Michigan has to offer in craft beer, wine and so much more! Attendees will have unlimited sample tasting from more than 60 varieties of Michigan craft beer, wine, ciders and spirits from more than 15 artisans. Complimentary light hors d’oeuvres are...

Men’s Day at the U.P. State Fair

Men’s Day at the U.P. State Fair

The Island Resort and Casino is bringing a variety of activities to Men's Day at the U.P. State Fair! Join us to learn Blackjack, test your skills on our Golf Simulator, and enter prize drawings! *Promotions subject to change at management's discretion.

Armageddon on Wheels

Armageddon on Wheels

Doors Open: 3pm ET Racing Begins: 5pm ET Armageddon On Wheels began in 2013 when a group of racing enthusiasts put their heads together and put on a first ever show in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan at the U.P. State Fair.  After it's first year being a huge success...

Landshark Tailgate Party and Show

Landshark Tailgate Party and Show

Tailgate Party & Show Tickets: $20 Show Only Tickets: $15 The Landsharks have combed beaches across the globe delivering their high-octance musical cocktail to thirsty crowds everywhere. When their dingy arrived in Key West to rock the conch off a Florida...

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