If you’re looking for other things to do in the area, Port Austin offers a variety of activities such as golfing at Bird Creek Golf Course, horseback riding at Knoblock’s Riding Stables, Port Austin Kayak & Bike Rentals, Tip-O-Thumb canoe rentals, miniature golf, go-carts, Port Austin Community Theatre and other fun things all within a 5 mile radius. You can book a fishing charter, sit at the beach, or book a personal cruise to the light house. There are great restaurants within walking distance as well as unique shops. Visit the new Bird Creek Farms, PAC’s Beergarten, and The Cove.
Port Austin is the site of the 4th of July parade and fireworks, Art in the Park, Thumb Studio Tour, and more. A complete list can be found at www.portaustinarea.com.
The Farmer’s Market is every Saturday from Memorial Weekend into October featuring local crafts, bake goods, fruits and veggies, antiques and many other vendors. Port Crescent Day Park, Gallup Park and Bird Creek Beach are a few of the parks and beaches in the area. Huron City and Grindstone City offer several unique sites as well.
The area is also near the Caseville Cheeseburger Festival and the Polka Fest in Kinde. There’s something for everyone or you can just lay by the pool all day! Be sure to visit www.portaustinarea.com and www.portaustinhistorycenter.com for things to do in the area.