Duplicate Bridge Event May 13-15, 2014 Do you like playing for master points? Then this is the event for you! The "Spring Into Spring - Duplicate Bridge Event" is hosted by Jayne Paquette, a wonderful director and instructor. The emphasis is on fun, but the competition is good. We team this up with great food and comfortable surroundings for a fantastic bridge event. The event is limited to 14 tables and will fill up fast! Click here for a printable registration form. For further details, call Birchwood Inn, 800-530-9955.
Northern Michigan Cycling Adventures In conjunction with Touring Gear Bike Shop and led by a USA Cycling certified coach, this training camp will help you fine-tune your skills and build your endurance. We can create a bike camp to suit your group's specific needs or you can choose ala carte services during your stay. For further information: NMCA Clinic & Camp
Harbor Springs Cycling Classic June 1 & September 14, 2013 This is a classic! For over 20 years this ride has been a favorite of cyclists from all over the state. The semi annual tour, held in spring and fall, has three distance routes to choose from, great refreshment stops, and a great lunch at the finish. Weekend lodging packages are available. For more information: Harbor Springs Cycling Classic
Photostock June 20-23, 2013 Bill Schwab is returning to host a photographers dream weekend! There will be demonstrations, presentations, and print exchanges, but most of all - fun! A lot of the activity takes place right at Birchwood Inn, so make your reservation and receive the Photostock discount today. For further information go to Photostock 2013.
Fly Fishing Trips
Reel Waters Northern Fly Fishing Center offers expert guide service for an unforgettable day on the crystal clear rivers of Northern Michigan. From completely outfitting you with all the gear you need to providing lodging packages with Birchwood Inn, Reel Waters will provide you with a truly unique experience. More details are provided our Fly Fishing page and at Reel Waters.
Golf Packages Nine championship golf courses within the area provide great access. Discounts are available at several of the courses. Call the Inn today for details.
Harbor Springs Car Festival August 8, 2013 Cars in the Park Car Show is held in Zorn Park in downtown Harbor Springs. Plan to arrive early or stay through the weekend, you will want to include a driving tour of the area. Birchwood Inn offers a special lodging rate to car show participants and is located right on the famous scenic drive, "The Tunnel of Trees." Click on our special information page Car Festival for further information.
Duplicate Bridge Event September 17-19, 2013 The spring event has become so much fun, we are duplicating it in the fall! Join us for the first "Fall Birchwood Inn - Duplicate Bridge Event," hosted by Jayne Paquette, a wonderful director and instructor. The emphasis is on fun, but the competition is real at this ABCL sanctioned event. To this we add great food and comfortable surroundings for a fantastic bridge event. Click here for a printable registration form and here for Jayne's flyer. For further details, call Birchwood Inn, 800-530-9955.
Fall Color Tours Famous scenic drive "Tunnel of Trees," is right outside our door! Meander up this winding drive under a canopy of color, dine at unique restaurants, and return to a roaring fire at the Inn. Check out the Tunnel of Trees Fall Special. The smell of autumn is in the air!
Quilting, Embroidery, and Knitting Have a passion for hand work? Special retreats are held every spring and fall at the Inn by multi-media instructor J.D. Shumway and her staff. Join an existing date or arrange a new one for your whole group. Two very special quilting dates have been set for October 17-20, 2013. Additional information: J.D. Shumway
Lamb's Retreat for Songwriters November 7-10, and 14-17, 2013 John D. Lamb with Springfed Arts, has a knack for bringing together inspirational instructors and musicians that will help you create. The retreats are held during the first two weekends of November at Birchwood Inn each year. More information: Springfed Arts
Concerts Open to the Public November 9, and 16, 2013 John D. Lamb hosts two concerts open to the public during his Songwriters Retreats at Birchwood Inn. The cozy atmosphere of the Inn provides an exceptional venue to enjoy a variety of well known folk artists. The concerts begin at 8:00 pm, seating is limited and there is a suggested donation of $15 at the door. Questions about the concerts or the retreat can be emailed to John D. Lamb through Springfed Arts.
Invitation for your event We love special events at Birchwood Inn, because they fit well with our unique facilities and personal service. If you have an event or group function that you wish to host at Birchwood Inn please contact us through Group Sales.