Experience the Keweenaw!
There’s no better place to enjoy the outdoors than the Keweenaw Peninsula! On Memorial Day weekend, many running, biking and paddling events are scheduled across the region. Check them out here, and get involved!
Baraga County Lake Trout Festival
This year’s Baraga County Lake Trout Festival will be held Saturday, June 8th. The Festival includes the Keweenaw Bay Classic Fishing Tournament, and a host of family activities on the L’Anse waterfront, with inflatables for the kids, the Little Miss Superior Pageant, a cornhole tournament, the infamously messy pie-eating contest, and more. Sign up for events, see all the details, and check the schedule here.
Look for KBear 102.3 morning host Todd VanDyke doing the announcing, and running the sound system!
Houghton and Hancock celebrate their connection via the historic Lift Bridge with a parade, activities for kids and families, a car show, vendors, good food and drink, and live entertainment. See the full schedule, and sign up for the parade and other events here.
Kraft Hockeyville USA!!!
The Calumet Colosseum has won the Kraft Hockeyville USA competition!
The Kraft Hockeyville NHL exhibition game will feature our own Detroit Red Wings! The Wings will take on the Saint Louis Blues on Thursday, September 26th. The Colosseum will also receive a $150,000 grant for rink improvements, and $10,000 worth of hockey equipment!
Thanks to all those who voted, to those who organized the Colosseum effort, and to Kraft Heinz for enabling us to write another chapter in the storied history of hockey in the Copper Country! Follow our Hockeyville progress at the Colosseum website and Facebook page.
High School Sports!
KBear 102.3 presents high school baseball and softball coverage for all of our local teams.
Check our broadcast schedule here.