Posts Tagged ‘winter’

Empire Snowmobile Drag Race / Roy Taghon Memorial

Posted on by Mae Stier •

Join us for the 4th Annual Empire Snowmobile Drag Race / Roy Taghon Memorial featuring a beer tent, live music, and fast sleds! The Drag Race takes place annually to honor the memory of Empire native and snowmobile lover, Roy Taghon. Bring the kids to this family friendly event and experience the thrill of drag racing. […]

7 Ways to Spend a Snow Day in Empire

Posted on by Mae Stier •

Winter in northern Michigan is no time to hibernate. One of its best-kept secrets is the icy beauty—and solitude—of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. Headquartered in the village of Empire, the 71,000 acre park is open all year and rewards off-season adventurers with scenic views rarely experienced by the average tourist. As snow builds over […]