KBear 102.3 Welcomes Blackhawk to Copper Harbor!

The Lake Fanny Hooe-Down is presented by the Lake Effect Bar and Grill, and will be held at the Lake Fanny Hooe Resort and Campground. After some great opening acts, the headliner will be Blackhawk, the country supergroup known for such hits as “Goodbye Says It All,” “Every Once in Awhile,” “I Sure Can Smell the Rain,” “Down in Flames,” “That’s Just About Right,“, “Like There Ain’t No Yesterday,” and “There You Have It.”

For tickets and more information, click here.

Listen for your chance to win tickets to the Hooe-down! On August 9th, 10th and 11th, when Todd VanDyke plays a Blackhawk song during our Morning Coffee program, be caller three at 483-BEAR, and you’ll win a pair!
Standard KBear 102.3 contest rules apply.


Crush/Diamond House/Baby E’s faces Superior National Bank in the Copper Country Fast Pitch Softball League tournament championship game Monday, August 2nd. Our coverage from the Bone Yard in Lake Linden will begin at 6:15, brought to you by:
The Tervo AgencyBucko’s Party StoreThe Kaleva CafePepsi of Houghton


This year’s Baraga County Fair will be held Friday through Sunday, August 6th through 8th, at the fairgrounds in Pelkie. Activities will be limited, as the fair recovers from effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, but will include the queen crowning Friday evening, the Mud Bog and Senior Day program on Saturday, and the Off-Road Derby and the Baraga County’s Got Talent Show on Sunday. See the full schedule here, or check the fair Facebook page for the latest information.

Our coverage of the Baraga County Fair is brought to you by…
Skytta’s Country Feed and General Storethe Baraga County Convention and Visitors Bureauthe Village of L’AnseIndian Country Sportsthe Baraga Drive-Inthe Baraga County Federal Credit Union


The 17th annual Pasty Fest returns to historic downtown Calumet on Saturday, August 21st! Enjoy live entertainment, a classic car show, kids activities, a horseshoe tournament, shopping a parade, and – of course – delicious pasties. KBear 102.3 is proud to be a Pasty Fest sponsor again this year. Get the latest information, and sign up to be in the Pasty Parade, here.


This year’s Houghton County Fair will take place Thursday through Sunday, August 26th through 29th. After a year off, all of your favorite fair activities (and fair food!) will be back at the fairgrounds in Hancock. For the schedule and latest information, click here.


Summer Concerts in Baraga County!

Enjoy free concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening this summer in Baraga County! Tuesday performances begin at 7:00 at the Covington Pavilion on M-28. A dance floor is provided, and refreshments are available. If it rains, the concert is moves into the adjacent Covington Multi-Purpose Building. Thursday performances start at 7:00 at the bandshell at L’Anse Waterfront Park, on the shore of beautiful Keweenaw Bay. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on. The rain location is nearby Meadowbrook Arena. See the up-to-date performance schedule on our community calendar.

Our coverage of the Covington and L’Anse concerts is brought to you by…
Skytta’s Country Feed and General Storethe Baraga County Convention and Visitors Bureauthe Village of L’AnseIndian Country Sportsthe Baraga Drive-Inthe Baraga County Federal Credit Union


High School Football!

KBear 102.3 provides the Keweenaw’s best high school football coverage. Listen for broadcasts of local games on the air, through our stream, our free Android and Apple apps, or say “Alexa, play KBear 102!

See our broadcast schedule here.

See the daily schedule for all our high school sports teams here.


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