"Alpena has blazed a new trail in construction." architect William H. Kuni of Detroit declared at the opening of the Alpena County Courthouse on October 21, 1935. Calling it "the first monolithic building erected in a cold climate.,"
|Alpena Blues Festival||June 22, 2019||Downtown Alpena|
|Brown Trout Festival||July 19, 2019||2900 Connon Street|
|Living Live Your Passion Rally||Early Apr||The Fletcher Street Depot|
|Thunder Bay Car Show||Early Aug||Starlite Beach|
|Thunder Bay Folk Festival||Late Sep||Alpena|
|International Film Festival||Late Jan||Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center|
|M.I.R.A. Racing Fire Rite 250||Mid Feb||Alcona Recreation Area|