Escanaba Gun & Knife Show

Sponsored by UP State Fairgrounds and Delta County Gun Owners Association.  The Gun and Knife Show will be held Friday, May 5th , 12PM-6PM and Saturday, May 6th, 9AM-3PM at […]


For one day only, on Friday, May 5 the Bay College greenhouse will be selling native plant seedlings and garden starts.  Proceeds support the continuing operation of the greenhouse and […]

Silk Scarf Painting with Diane Kribs-Mays

Friday, May 5th, 2023 | 6:00PM–8:00PM EDT | Bonifas Arts Center Discovery Adult-Teen Create your own unique piece of wearable art by painting designs onto two beautiful white silk scarves. […]

Cabin Fever Craft Show

Saturday, May 6th from 10:00 am-5:00 pm and Sunday, May 7th from 11:00 am-4:00 pm at the Ruth Butler Building on the UP State Fairgrounds in Escanaba.  We will have […]

Benefit for the Bonifas Derby Days

The Bonifas Arts Center 700 First Avenue South, Escanaba, MI

We are off to the Races!! We, at the Bonifas, would like to invite you to our annual Benefit for the Bonifas: Derby Days held on May 6, 2023. We […]


Fiber Coiling Class with Jessica Shields

Bonifas Arts Center, 906-786-3833 Learn more “upcycling” techniques with Jessica as she guides you through coiling scrap material to create coasters. Once you learn the technique you’ll be able to […]

Business After Hours

Business After Hours, Sponsored by WLUC-TV6 and Elmers County Market,  will be held at the Wm Bonifas Fine Arts Center, 700 1st Avenue South, Escanaba, on Wednesday, May 17th from […]

Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi

On Wednesday, May 17, the group, Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi: With A Little Horseradish On the Side will be joining us in the U.P.!  Yale Strom (violin) is one of the […]

Author Talk with Jeff Morrison

At the Escanaba Public Library: Author Talk with Michigan Notable Author Jeff Morrison "Guardians of Michigan: Architectural Sculpture of the Pleasant Peninsulas".  Thursday, May 25th - 4:30 pm