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Escanaba, Michigan

People at our Escanaba Mill in Michigan — the largest local employer — take pride in their work, neighborhoods and natural surroundings. It’s the result of rewarding career opportunities, close-knit communities and an abundance of beautiful woodlands and the Great Lakes. Those who enjoy nature or an active lifestyle will find plenty to do in and around Escanaba. Hunting, boating, fishing, golfing, hiking, skiing and snowmobiling are among the popular activities.

Located on Little Bay de Noc, Escanaba is the Delta County seat. It’s a thriving small community that offers varied activities and services for its residents, as well as for tourists who visit Michigan’s Upper Peninsula in all seasons. Cultural and intellectual outlets are plentiful in Escanaba. The fine arts center, museums, art galleries, choral society, city band, community theater, libraries, parks, schools and community college play an integral role in the life of Escanaba. The community calendar is full of local music events, Michigan’s only state fair, various fishing tournaments, off road and dirt track races, antique car shows, abundant festivals and historical events.

Escanaba vicinity

Local government, services, community links

Northern Michigan University, located an hour away in Marquette, Michigan

Bay college offers a wide variety of two year and certificate degrees. Its Besse Center Theater offers opportunities to view professional and amateur performances.

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Chamber of commerce

Delta County Chamber of Commerce: businesses, churches, community and visitor information

Pure Michigan Economic Development Site: Escanaba


Real estate

Upper Peninsula Association of Realtors® – comprehensive listing of area homes for sale

Data on communities, housing, and schools


Pure Michigan Economic Development Site: Escanaba

Attractions, events, shopping, dining, golf, driving tours, by city

Fine arts center in Escanaba, information on events, exhibits, theater productions, workshops, education

Listing of movies playing at Willow Creek Cinema 8 (search for live events at www.fandango.com)

Information on business, education, health, government and safety

U.S. Travel and Recreation Association (complete travel and lodging information, with events, activities, attractions, etc.)


News and weather

Local news, sports, community events, weather

Weather conditions and forecasts in Escanaba and surrounding areas

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