Fresh Voices from the UP

Adventure with us along the trails and lakeshore, making music, telling stories, and learning about the Upper Peninsula, ancestral homelands of the Anishinaabe Three Fires Confederacy. Our workshops are designed to welcome all ages and skill levels, and evening events are free and open to the public. We hope you'll join us!

Conference Dates: July 15-18, 2024


man kayaking on lake superior


2-Hour Music Workshops: $40/per person

3-Day Music/Storytelling Workshops: $120/per person

Half-Day Adventures with Lunch: $45/per person

Entire Conference, All-Inclusive: $410/per adult, $40/per child 

(all children under 17 must be accompanied by an adult at all times)

All evening events are free and open to the public. 

Dorm housing available, with continental breakfast:

Sunday evening through Friday morning single: $266

Sunday evening through Friday morning double: $200


Contact Information

For more information, please contact:

Rachel May
Associate Professor, NMU English Department

Dan Truckey
Director/Curator of the Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center | 906-227-1219