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Porcupine Mountains Music Festival – August 24, 25, 26, 2018

Porcupine Mountains Music Festival

The 14th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival will be held August 24-26, 2018. See you at the Porkies!

GET READY – The 14th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival, presented by the Friends of the Porkies, is having its ONE DAY ONLY…3 day pass SUPERSALE…Saturday, December 2nd! The Festival will be held August 24-26, 2018 and the prices will NEVER be lower!

Get 3 days of quality music for only $60…..December 2nd ONLY! Take advantage of the LOWEST PRICING available!

PURCHASE YOUR $60 THREE DAY PASS IN PERSON at the Hometown Christmas Craft Walk at the Ontonagon Area School, 701 Parker Avenue…on Saturday… December 2nd …from 10 to 3 …. or PURCHASE through
starting at 12:01 a.m. via credit or debit card or by calling 906-231-1589 between the hours of 9 am and 5 pm eastern time.

Remember prices will NEVER be lower!
We’ll see you in the Porkies in August!

Website updates are underway, so please check the website soon for Performer info! Performance times are being firmed up and as soon as the daily schedule is available we will post the announcement here! We are VERY excited about this year’s offerings and hope that you are too!

Watch website for more information on time schedule for each day –


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Monday October 24th, 2016 - 11:07 pm

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2016 Porkies Music Fest Promo Video

Check out our new promo video by SteVen Lund !!!
The 13th Annual Porcupine Mountains Music Festival presented by the Friends of the Porkies will take place August 25-27, 2017 - tickets go on sale December 3, 2016 #porkiesmusic, #miparks, #midnr, #puremichigan
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Barb Benson Linda Hammer Ellen Compere Helen Hayhurst Ron Verkuilen Mary Jo Korn Arlene Coco Kevin Syth Linda Sauberlich Barbara Aarud

That pretty much sums it up. Awesome job on the video!!

totally impressed. ...! Nice job Steven....!

Love it! It brought me right back to my favorite place! ❤️

Absolutely fantastic!

I love that song and that performance! Hope to see them on 2017 !

Fantastic! Great event and such a well done video. Can't wait til next year!

Nice job on the video.

GREAT FESTIVAL! Every August. Laid back and relaxing. Great musicians! All genres of great music!

When are you going to book Heartsfield? They're an ex-Michigan band and still well known around those parts with a sound that is perfect for your fest. Dick Reck

Love the video they did! you get to see how big the area is

Great job Steven!

Mike Green I wanna do this

Loved this!

Great great job on this video. Perfect.


Have to wait another 10 months!!!

Dig Deep would LOVE to come play this!

Are we going?????

Shelley Peterson Figured you may want to see this. Great promo video!

It is so beautiful up there, I just love it😍😀

Hi awesome

We have to go to this!!

I remember when this first started!! 💞

Yoopers! Know how to have a good time!


Porcupine Mountains Music Festival On Facebook

Below are the latest postings from the Porcupine Mountains Music Festival Page On Facebook.


Wednesday March 14th, 2018 - 10:47 pm

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Thank you David, beautiful images!As promised, the northern lights are trying to put on a show tonight. Ontonagon lighting up the clouds in the one picture. They're saying they may get a little bit stronger at midnight. ... See MoreSee Less

Thank you David, beautiful images!


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Derik Erickson

Beth Wiles Cooper Carol Weiss

Sunday February 18th, 2018 - 7:55 pm

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David Braithwaite is at it again!1:45AM, a little bit of green over the Lake Superior ice mounds, Ontonagon, MI. ... See MoreSee Less

David Braithwaite is at it again!


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Another stunner from David!

Sunday February 18th, 2018 - 11:06 am

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Next Sat!

Snowburst Winter Carnival 2018Feb 24, 12:00pmPorcupine Mountain Ski AreaThe Annual Snowburst Winter Carnival features ski racing, snowshoe hikes, music, a bounce house and fireworks at dusk! Enjoy the ski hill, cross-country ski or snowshoe miles of scenic trails, or just enjoy the festivities from the cozy chalet! This event is full of family-friendly winter activities!

Kids activities
Snowshoe and ski trail park trivia
Giant slalom race 3:00 PM
Live music 5:00
Pasta dinner 6:00
Lantern-lit ski and snowshoe trail 6:30 - 9:00
Fireworks at dark

More information at
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Snowburst Winter Carnival 2018

Saturday February 10th, 2018 - 3:42 pm

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Discover how the Porkies can inspire you! Applications to be a 2018 Artist-in-Resident are being accepted through March 30, 2018. Find out more and get application information at: ... See MoreSee Less

Sunday December 31st, 2017 - 9:44 am

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Happy New Year 2018!snowy River Street on New Year’s Eve morning ... See MoreSee Less

Happy New Year 2018!
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