Things to do
Visit Turnip Rock
Turnip Rock is one of Michigan’s natural wonders! This unique rock formation can only be seen by boat, kayak, or canoe. It’s worth the adventure. See below for more information.
Art & Culture
Port Austin and the surrounding area is becoming quite the hub for new and exciting art projects. From portraits to barn art and beyond you will discover a whole new world of arts and culture in the area.
The Port Austin Farmers Market is located in downtown Port Austin just across from the Lakeside Motor Lodge that features over 100 vendors every Saturday Mid-May through Mid-October from 9 am to 1 pm.
There are live music events happening every weekend throughout the summer. Find live music at local establishments, the Farmers Market, and at events like Porch Fest which takes place in mid-June.
Port Austin is home to one of Michigan’s few dark sky preserves, a place that provides ideal conditions to view the majesty of the night sky. For more information click the button below.
A Day at the Beach
Nothing says vacation like a day at the beach. There are a number of great beaches nearby you can enjoy. Play in the sand, swim in the water, sun bathe, and relax at one of these lakeside beaches or parks.