A week of fun at the National Cherry Festival

From cherry pie to Ultimate Air Dogs, this is how we spent our National Cherry Festival… how did you spend yours? We kicked off the fun-filled week by hitting the TART Trail on a 10 mile bike ride – the Cherry Pie Bike Ride. This ride benefits Norte! and is a fun ride for the whole family beginning at the Open Space and continuing on the TART Trail to Dalzell Road. After the ride...
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Smiling faces at the Kids Make and Bake

In need of a smile? Check out our video recap of the smiling faces at the Kids’ Make and Bake from the National Cherry Festival! Each year during the National Cherry Festival, we team up with the Traverse Bay Children’s Advocacy Center to put on the Annual Make and Bake event. This event not only puts smiles on over 400 kids’ faces, but it also provides an intimate area where...
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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Cherry Pie Whole Beer

What do you get when you combine cherry pie and the brewing mastery of Right Brain Brewery? Cherry Pie Whole Beer! Just in time for the National Cherry Festival, this delicious amber ale is now on tap at Right Brain Brewery in Traverse City. In addition to our over 100 cherry pies and 60 crusts this beer was made with local tart cherries from Smeltzer Orchard and 50 gallons of organic tart cherry...
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Summer Favorites are Back!

Have you been craving these favorites from last summer? We have great news! The Quinoa Salad, Quinoa Wrap, and Lucy’s Cuban are back in our shops. These favorites will be here all summer long – beginning July 1st until September 13th. There’s nothing like fresh made salads in the warmth of the summer. We invite you to try the Quinoa Salad (or Wrap) which is made with fresh baby...
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It’s National Cherry Festival Time!

It’s that time of year again – the breezes are warm, the cherries are ripening in the orchards, and jets will soon be flying overhead! We invite you to join in the fun of the 89th National Cherry Festival. This year’s festival runs July 4th through July 11th.   Come see us at the National Cherry Festival: Cherry Crumb Pie – Enjoy a slice of the National Cherry...
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A Taste of Summer featuring Raspberry Lemon Silk Pie

We’re ready for summer! Some of the best memories are made in flip flops and these special times are always better with pie. Beginning on June 30th, we will feature another amazing pie at Grand Traverse Pie Company The new Raspberry Lemon Silk pie is really a beautiful pie that starts with the famous handmade pastry crust we all know and love at the pie company. Made fresh every day we...
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