Creatives and Crafters

Rural Sophistication


Wander the galleries of Newaygo County to experience a diverse blend of artistic expression.


From concerts to plays, Newaygo County has a live performance line up that is sure to entertain!

Tourism display at museum

Museums & Observatory

Emerse yourself in the history of the region at a Newaygo County museum.

Greetings from Newaygo mural


While in Newaygo County you won’t want to miss the public art installations of the NewayGo County’s Art Trail.  This self-guided tour will show you the way to 25+ public art installations along a simple to navigate route around the county Enjoy original artist’s works from murals to sculpture while visiting the quaint towns of our region.  Explore 11 public art displays on a walking tour of Fremont, and then take a ride to enjoy even more historic and creative works of art throughout the county.

Stories of Newaygo Culture

Harvest Fest Returns to Fremont!

The Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the schedule of events for the 16th Annual Fremont Harvest Festival, slated to be Thursday September 22nd, Friday September 23rd and Saturday 24th. The Fremont Harvest Festival celebrates the rich farming...

Labor Day Weekend Logging Festival

Labor Day Weekend Logging Festival

The Logging Festival in Newaygo has been a part of Labor Day weekend for more than 60 years.  I have been trying to research the changes throughout the years and have learned that while some of the weekend’s events and activities have changed, the common theme of...

8 Stops For a Unique Gift

8 Stops For a Unique Gift

    Like it or not, the holiday shopping season is here!  I’m probably more guilty than most of having a certain distinct box showing up on my porch on a regular basis, but this year is more important than ever to support small businesses.     I’ve put...