ARTirondack Chair Event

Don’t miss a chance to win a one-of-a-kind painted chair, part of the Summer 2018 Fundraiser for the Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce, a 501c organization.

Online Aucution August 24th – 31st.

Learn more.

Welcome to the Glen Lake area, home to Big and Little Glen Lakes, including the quaint areas of Glen Arbor, Empire, Burdickville, and the Narrows, located amidst the The Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

Explore the Natural Beauty of the area – year round!

Discover the variety of  Things to Do | Shop, Dine, Relax, Renew and Recreate.

Play and Stay in Glen Arbor, then set out for your tour around the Leelanau Peninsula on M-22, and don’t miss the Wine Trails! Although summer is the most popular time to visit, our area is a fall color-tour destination for scenic drives, PLUS it’s a great spot go skiing, ice-skating, snowshoeing, and ice-fishing throughout the winter.

“No matter the season, the Glen Lake area is a perfect outdoor getaway.”


Step away from the hustle and get refreshed in the natural beauty around Glen Arbor. Find a new trail to hike, a new view from a hilltop, shop the great stores, buy a piece of local art; Try a new item on the menu, get a new book to read. Take in the beaches, woods, meadows, hilltops, dunes, and aqua-colored lake water.

The Glen Lake area has something to offer everyone. Plan your next visit soon!

In the press…

• Sleeping Bear Point, part of our local National Park was included on National Geographic’s 2017 list of 21 Best Beaches in the World.” 

• In 2016, the road M-22 that loops around Leelanau Peninsula was voted “the best autumn scenic drive in the US” by USA Today’s 10 Best. Watch our video on YouTube showing off  promoting travel to Glen Arbor for your Leelanau fall color tours.

View in the Blog.

  • Upcoming Events

    August 31 @ 6:00 pm

    Artist Reception | Royce Deans

    Traverse City painter Royce Deans exhibits a new body of working that offers a glimpse into his...
    September 1 @ 10:00 am

    Labor Day Weekend Sidewalk Sales

    Come on out to shop, dine and seek some recreation in Leelanau. You won’t want to miss the...
    September 14 @ 6:00 pm

    Fall Fiber Show | Center Gallery in Glen Arbor

    Center Gallery exhibits the fiber constructions of three Northern Michigan artists in its final...
    October 20 @ 12:00 pm

    Glen Arbor’s Pumpkin Fest

    Glen Arbor’s Pumpkin Fest The local community and visitors are invited to enjoy this...
    November 23 @ 6:15 am

    Holiday Marketplace Preview Party

    Friday November 23rd, 2018 Tree Lighting & Caroling | 6:15pm Holiday Market Preview Party |...
  • Area News

    See them all: ARTirondack Chairs around Glen Arbor


    Horse Wagon Rides now in Glen Arbor

    New this summer, the Glen Lake Chamber has organized Horse Wagon Rides in Glen Arbor, MI....

    4th of July in Glen Arbor

    Independence Concert The Northport Community Band kicks off the Glen Arbor Arts...

    Tennis Lessons | Glen Arbor 2018

    2018 Glen Arbor Township Tennis Lessons No need to pre-register, pay pro when you come to...

    ARTirondack Chair Campaign

    ARTirondack Chair Event Glen Arbor // Summer '18 Adirondack chairs painted by local artists,...