In addition to being an ideal destination for group travel, the Keweenaw Peninsula also offers a unique and intimate setting for small meetings and conferences. Here are some of reasons to choose the Keweenaw for your next meeting location:

  1. Scenic Venues: The Keweenaw Peninsula offers a range of scenic venues for small meetings and conferences, including historic buildings, lodges, and resorts. Many of these venues are situated on Lake Superior or in the heart of the area's natural beauty, offering breathtaking views and a peaceful atmosphere that's perfect for productive meetings.

  2. Flexible Meeting Spaces: Whether you're looking for a traditional conference room or a more unique setting, the Keweenaw Peninsula has you covered. Many venues offer flexible meeting spaces that can be customized to suit your needs, from intimate boardrooms to large banquet halls.

  3. Team-Building Activities: The Keweenaw Peninsula offers a range of team-building activities that are perfect for small groups. You can go on a guided hike to the top of a scenic bald, take a boat tour along the majestic Keweenaw Waterway, or explore a secluded Lake Superior beach...all of which offer opportunities for team-building and bonding.

  4. Local Cuisine: The Keweenaw Peninsula's thriving food scene is another reason why it's an excellent destination for small meetings and conferences. Many of the area's restaurants and breweries offer private dining rooms and menus that can be customized to suit your group's needs.

Meeting & Conference Spaces  

Michigan Technological University

Michigan Tech is an ideal destination for academic conferences, meetings, and events. The campus itself is modern and well-equipped with the latest technology, providing a comfortable and professional atmosphere for any event. Additionally, Michigan Tech boasts numerous amenities and activities to make any academic gathering memorable, including a wide range of recreational activities, nearby restaurants, and convenient accommodations. Enjoy a round of golf with your colleagues at Michigan Tech's Portage Lake Golf Course or immerse yourself in nature at Michigan Tech Trails. Located on the scenic Portage Canal and home to modern technological facilities, Michigan Tech's unique campus setting provides all the amenities for your next event. 

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The Rozsa Center 

The Rozsa Center at Michigan Technological University is a state-of-the-art facility that offers banquet space, a reception area, theater stage, and wet bar for your next event or presentation. Located on Michigan Tech’s main campus, this facility offers a professional feel and the technology necessary for any of your meeting needs.  

The Ford Center at Michigan Tech

The Ford Center offers modern conference facilities in a rustic northwoods setting. This space is perfect for meetings, retreats, reunions, seminars, and other events. The largest conference rooms can seat 80, while smaller break-out rooms can accommodate 10. The dining hall can also be used for meetings and seats 100-150.  Additional amenities include a technical training conference room, three classrooms, a wet lab, and a computer lab. For your technological needs, a computer projector, overhead projector, slide projector, and DVD/VCR televisions are also available. 

Keweenaw Mountain Lodge

The Keweenaw Mountain Lodge is a beautiful historic resort tucked into vast wilderness in Michigan's northernmost town of Copper Harbor. The Lodge boasts cozy cabin stays, an on-site golf course, a variety of trails to explore, and EV charging stations for sustainable and eco-friendly travel. Offering a unique combination of comfort, outdoor activities, rustic worldly food, and education, the Keweenaw Mountain Lodge makes a great destination for corporate retreats and conferences. The 4,000 square foot banquet room provides space to comfortably host up to 150 people, and the Lodge staff is always willing to assist with your event needs. 

Coworking Spaces 

Whether you need a strong internet connection for an important Zoom call or a quiet conference room for a group discussion, Keweenaw coworking spaces offer the amenities you need to get your work done from the Copper Country.  

1Q1 Coworking Space in Hancock  

Conveniently located in downtown Hancock, the 1Q1 Quincy Coworking Space offers insanely fast internet, individual workstations with office features, and a conference room. This is a great place to connect with like-minded individuals from the community, while finishing your work remotely. There are also several great dining options within walking distance of this coworking area.  

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GrandBridge Business Centre in Houghton 

GrandBridge Business Centere is located in Houghton, MI and offers private offices, open workspaces, receptionist support, and conference room facilities. The conference center offers all the necessary technology and catering options to take care of your meeting needs.  

Multi-Use Spaces

The Continental Fire Co.  

The Bonfire at the Continental Fire Co. is a great spot for large gatherings in a more casual setting. Located in Houghton’s original firehall, this classy venue has been tastefully transformed into a beautiful modern venue and offers bar service, dining, and catering options. This is a centrally located venue for your next Keweenaw meet & greet. 

Siskiwit Reception Hall & Conference Center 

Equipped with a fully stocked catering kitchen, wi-fi, screens, projectors, microphones, and more, this Calumet Reception Hall and Conference Center has everything you need to host a great event.  The Siskiwit is a comfortable space that can host a larger gathering, and it is located near several lodging options. 

Keweenaw Heritage Center

The Keweenaw Heritage Center at St. Anne's is a beautiful historic venue that can be reserved for your next business meeting or event. With vaulted ceilings and stained glass windows, it is an incredible space. The upstairs and downstairs can be set up with tables or chairs, and the downstairs includes a new kitchen for serving food. Located on Main Street Calumet, this beautiful venue often hosts community events and meetings. 

Marsin Nature Retreat

The Marsin Nature Retreat welcomes organizations and groups to gather and enjoy the environment. This 40-acre property offers a fully equipped house and working kitchen. The yard is spacious and perfect for outdoor gatherings. A fire ring, trails, picnic tables, and kayak/canoe access are all available on site. 

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