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Welcome to Boyne City

It’s Always a Good Time!

Boyne City is a picturesque vacation destination that offers a range of activities and attractions for visitors of all ages and interests. Located along Lake Charlevoix, voted one of the Best Lakes in America by USA Today, you’ll always be a few minutes from crystal-clear water during your stay. Paired with an award-winning Main Street and local events going on year-round, Boyne City offers the perfect mix of outdoor recreation, cultural experiences, scenic beauty, and historic charm.

Enjoy the beauty of a lakefront sunset, a delicious meal filled with fresh local ingredients, and a historical stroll down Main Street for the perfect introduction to our charming small town here in Northern Michigan. Discover all there is to do in Boyne City by exploring this guide filled with local insights to enhance your visit.

Things To Do in Boyne City

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Boyne City Restaurants

If you love food, you’ll love Boyne City! Our town offers a variety of delicious dishes made with fresh and local ingredients. Whether you’re looking for a cozy cafe, a casual pub, or a fine dining experience, you’ll find it here. Enjoy the scenic views of the lake while you savor the flavors of Boyne City. Don’t miss out on this culinary adventure!

Boyne City Restaurants

Boyne City Hotels & Lodging

Boyne City is a captivating destination for a relaxing getaway. You can find cozy accommodations near the lake, the park, or the downtown area. Whether you prefer a hotel, a bed and breakfast, or a vacation rental, you will have plenty of options to choose from. No matter where you stay, you will enjoy the convenience of being close to delicious dining options, fun attractions, outdoor activities, and shops!

Where to Stay in Boyne City

Shopping in Boyne City

If you’re looking for a fun and memorable shopping experience, you’ll love Boyne City. This delightful town has a variety of shops that offer something for everyone. You can find a souvenir to remember your trip, a cool gift to surprise your friends or family, a beautiful piece of art that captures the scenic beauty of the area, or a delicious treat made with Michigan ingredients. Let’s see what treasures you can find!

Where to Shop in Boyne City

Events: It’s Always a Good Time!

If you love fresh produce, listening to live music while “Strolling the Streets” and friendly people, you’ll enjoy visiting Boyne City any time of the year. You can shop our downtown all year round or watch the Boyne Thunder Poker Run in July. Check out our events calendar and plan your trip today.

Events in Boyne City

Boyne City History

Boyne City is an enchanting place with a rich history. Founded in the mid-1800s, it soon became a boom town by lumbermen who saw the potential of the area. They built mills, docks and railroads to transport timber to other parts of Michigan and beyond. Boyne City was a bustling hub of commerce and industry. You can still see the traces of its past in the historic buildings and at the Boyne Heritage Center. Explore Boyne City and discover its stories!

Town History

Things to Do in Boyne City

The exterior of Wolverine Dilworth Inn in the Boyne City Main Street District.
Historic Walking Tours

While strolling through downtown during your stay, look for the historical signage to learn about the unique history of Boyne City.

Historic Walking Tour

five people paddleboarding at sunset

Whether you enjoy hiking, fishing, boating, or just taking in the scenery, Boyne City offers a breathtaking backdrop for every adventure.

Outdoor Recreation