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Life Will Change. We Will Change.
We know we are all on pause right now, but we are all looking forward to welcoming you to MyManistee soon!
Public Health Advisory : COVID-19
The following public health advisories and notices apply to all residents and travelers:
- DNR Announces Open Dates, June 8, 2020
- EO 2020-110 – MI Safe Start, June 1, 2020
- Tippy Dam Reopening May 29, May 29, 2020
- Governor Whitmer’s EO 2020-92, May 18, 2020 Rescission of EO 2020-77 and 2020-90
- Governor Whitmer’s EO 2020-91, May 18, 2020 Safeguards to protect Michigan workers
- Governor Whitmer’s EO 2020-77, May 7, 2020
- DNR updates opening dates and modifications for public outdoor recreation sites, April 30, 2020
- Governor Whitmer’s EO 2020-59, April 24, 2020
- U.S. Forest Service News Release Recreation Facilities Shutdown 04-10-2020
- Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order 2020-42, April 9, 2020
- DNR April Hunting & Trapping – April 7, 2020
- MDHHS Issues Emergency Order Requiring Compliance with Executive Orders – April 3, 2020
- U.S. Forest Service Reminds Users to Fish Responsibly
- Tippy Dam Recreation Area – Closed until June 29,2020
- District Health Dept. #10 Public Health Notice – Seasonal Residents
- Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order, Stay Home-Stay Safe – March 24, 2020
Tourism Related Business Updates
Business information subject to change, we are currently updating and monitoring the status of our area businesses as we receive updated information. Please contact the business directly with any questions.
Annie's Kozy Kitchen
Offering: Indoor dining and carryout
Hours: Sunday-Thursday, 7:00am-2:00pm ~ Friday & Saturday, 7:00am-7:00pm
Big Al's Pizza & Subs
Offering: Indoor & Outdoor Dining, Delivery & Pick-Up.
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 10:00am-11:00pm ~ Friday & Saturday 10:00am until midnight.
Phone: 231-723-6239 or 723-6230
Bill's Bar & Grill
Hours: Open hours vary
Offering: Drive-Up Service Only
Hours: Open 11:00am-9:00pm
Iron Fish Distillery
Offering: Outdoor Seating on the Farm
Hours: Open Friday 4:00pm-9:00pm, Saturday 3:00-9:00pm, Sunday 12:00pm-6:00pm
Phone: 231-378-3474 For groups of 8 or more please call
Redneck Yacht Club (Billy Ray & Dani Lees LLC)
Offering: Indoor Dining, Curbside Pick-Up & Carry-Out
Hours: Daily noon-9:00pm
Offering: Dine-In, Outdoor Seating & Take-Out
Hours: Daily until 11:00pm
Trak's Bar & Grill
Offering: Indoor & Outdoor Dining and Take-Out
Hours: Monday-Wednesday 11:00am-10:00pm, Thursday-Saturday 11:00am-11:00pm, Sunday 11:00am-9:00pm
Insta Launch Cabins & Marina
Open: Cabins, Canoes, Kayaks & Boat Rental
Lake Shore Motel
Manistee National Golf & Resort
Open: Call to book lodging & tee times
Manistee Outpost Motel
Open: Call for reservations
Open: Call for a reservation
West Shore Rentals
Open: Check Availability
- Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club (The Bluffs Course and The South Course): Open - Our standard of offering you an exceptional experience in an environment where exceptional cleanliness and personal service remains as strong as ever. Upon request, one of our Managers will be pleased to provide more detailed information regarding our safety protocols. For inquiries or tee times please call (800) 494-8666.
- Bear Lake Highlands: Open - Golf carts are available! We are excited to have you back at Bear Lake Highlands! Call (231) 398-3980 for more information.
- G&D Alpaca Farm: Open 10am-4pm. facebook.com/gdalpacafarm/ for more information. Now featuring a “Pick a Bouquet “ - So many flowers to choose from! Come to G & D Alpaca and pick a bouquet of sunshine. It is sure to lift your spirits!
- Little River Casino Resort: Open! Please note during the initial reopening of the Resort, due to capacity limitations, only guests aged 18 and up will be allowed in the building until further notice. For more information, visit www.lrcr.com.
- Manistee County Library: Manistee County Library will be reopening in phases. Our regular book drop is back open, so you can return library materials at your convenience! Items returned will still be quarantined for 72 hours before being checked in. The book drops at our branch locations will be open starting on Monday, July 13th!
- Manistee Golf & Country Club: Open! Today is a great day for a round of golf on the shores of Lake Michigan! Twilight rates start at 3pm - $33 Or enjoy the sunset! after 6pm - $25. Call for tee times 231.723.2509 https://www.manisteegolfandcc.com/ Hope to see you soon!
- Manistee National Golf Resort: Open! Call the Golf Shop for a tee time and to prepay at 231-398-0123 or visit manisteenational.com for more information. 2020 Manistee National Memberships are available!
- Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts: Open! Visit ramsdelltheatre.org for more information and for events and exhibits!
- The Vogue Theatre: Open! We can’t wait to serve you! Check out the newest guidelines here: https://voguetheatremanistee.org/
- West Shore Community College: Ice Arena, Recreation Center and Campus closed until further notice.
- Douglas Valley Winery: Downtown Tasking Room closed: www.douglasvalley.net or leave us a message at 231-887-3333 - Order: https://bit.ly/3basgbQ
- Glik's: Open - Website is still open for orders at https://www.gliks.com/collections/new-arrivals
- The Ideal Kitchen: Open - Curbside still available if you would like! Watch Facebook videos for new arrivals and cooking inspiration. If at any time, you need something, Please feel free to contact me via private message or email. Call (231) 398-9895 for more information.
- Kellie's Hallmark Shop: Open for curbside delivery. Check out the online store https://bit.ly/2xhFSnS. Call (231) 723-6449 for more information.
- Manistee Beverage Company: Open and offering curb-side service. Call (231) 887-4644 for more information
- Maryann's Antiques: Open - We will be using all safety precautions including wearing masks for your safety and are requiring masks be worn for our safely. We are so happy to have the doors open again and are looking forward to seeing all of you! Call (231) 398-9433 after their opening date for more information
- Northern Spirits Gifts: Open - also open for curbside pickup. Call (231) 398-0131 for more information
- Outpost of Manistee: Open - Men’s and Ladies summer hats now 25% off.
- Patina: Open Friday-Sunday, 11am-3pm. Call (312) 909-0115 for more information
- Redeemed: We are open Monday through Saturday 11 to 6. Please practice social distancing and wear a mask. - 231-887-4222
- Snyder's Shoes: We are open for walk-ins! Monday-Saturday, 9am-6pm, Sunday, 10am-4pm. Check out live videos on FB! Call (231) 723-3383 for more information.
- Surroundings: We are open! Hours: Monday - Saturday, 9am-6pm, Sunday, Closed - Lounge is also open, but will have a limit as to how many people can be in the back at once. If you would still life to use our curbside service, please call 723-0637 to place your order.
- Tippy Dam Recreation Area: Open
- Twin Oaks Campground: Open, call (231) 848-4124
- Kampvilla RV Park: Open, call 231-864-3757 or 1-800-968-0027