Petoskey Makes List of Best Small Towns to Visit has included Petoskey on its list of "The 20 Best Small Towns to Visit in 2013". The article emphasizes the city's cultural scene and mentions its appeal to novelists Earnest Hemingway and Anne Patchett.

Festival Lectures on Interlochen Public Radio

Interlochen Public Radio recently aired selections from our keynote address and Saturday Seminar! Listen online.

This year we were pleased to welcome Walter Hooper, Literary Advisor to the Estate of C.S. Lewis and  Lewis's secretary in 1963 and Dr. James Como, founding member of the New York C.S. Lewis Society and currently a faculty member at York College in New York. Their keynote address took place on Friday, October 23 at North Central Michigan College with a day-long seminar taking place on Saturday, October 24. The theme was Lewis and Friends.

Sponsors Manthei Development Corp Dave Kring Chevrolet-Cadillac Mclean & Eakin Bookselleers The Bank of northern Michigan Wally and Margy Kidd Beards Brewery Stafford's Perry Hotel Great Lakes Energy People Fund First Presbyterian Church North Central College Petoskey United Methodist Church Crouse Gaslight Media Bay View Association