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Great Lakes Rodeo
June 18th thru 19th, 2022
Forsyth Twp - Upper Michigan Ice Race Association Grounds

Each year, on Father's Day weekend, the Great Lakes Rodeo creates a weekend of fun and excitement for the entire family. Whether you enjoy watching the cowboys attempt to ride a bull or get a good laugh from the rodeo clown, the Great Lakes Rodeo has something for you. A weekend of family fun and entertainment is all set and ready for you to enjoy. Bring the family down for the day or weekend (camping on the grounds is available). Friday starts the weekend with the horseman skill competition, Saturday brings the first performance and barn dance, Sunday wraps up the weekend with the final performance and crowning of the queen and court. Come on down to watch the cowboys and cowgirls of all ages.

More Info can be found at http://www.greatlakesrodeo.com/





























UPQHA Summerfest
August 4th thru 7th, 2022
UP State Fairgrounds

Once again the fairgrounds will be home to the biggest horse show in the area; Summerfest this year
is a 4 day show, with 5 confirmed judges for 2019 (awaiting approval on a sixth).  These shows
are double judged throughout the event.  Camping available along with dumping station
on site; located directly on the fairgrounds.
This event is also approved by: AQHA, WQHA, NMQHA.
Check their website for information to become a member.

More Info can be found at http://www.upqha.net
UP Championship Rodeo
July 8th thru 9th, 2022
Iron County Fairgrounds


The UP Pro Rodeo is part of the PRCA Circuit and held annually in July.  This two day event is filled with fun for the whole family. Watch, or experience, the full rodeo aspect with events like: Team Penning, Bull Riding, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc, Steer Wrestling, Bareback, and so much more!

This rodeo is well community minded with the local chamber and even gets the downtown involved with their doings with events like;
  • Crystal Farms Breakfast at Angeli Foods
  • Market Days - downtown Iron River
  •  Friends of the Library Book & Bake Sale - West Iron District Library
  • Pancake Breakfast - Iron River Senior Center (Sat)
  • Wild West Parade Saturday Morning
  • Brat Feed and Antique Tractor Show  -VFW Post 3134
  • After Performance concert by Next Myle
More Info can be found at www.upprorodeo.com
UPPER PENINSULA STATE FAIR
August 15th thru 21st, 2022
UP State Fairgrounds


The Fair has been a staple in Escanaba for many years, and its going strong!  This year, just like every other, a full day of events are scheduled for the whole run of this once-a-year event.  Free Entertainment, food, vendors, rides by Skerbeck, animals, games, activities, and so much more!!!  Circle M is glad and honored to once again have their spot at this great event, on the corner of the midway and industrial row.  While out cruising the midway and getting in on all the eats and treats, be sure to stop and say hi; 44 Wonderful years of Serving of customers on the road!

For a full list of vendors, wagons, and sales tables, even a map of the grounds; all can be found on their website
.


More Info can be found at www.upstatefair.net
Carney Roundup Rodeo
June 4th thru 5th, 2022
Carney Twp. Rodeo Arena

Each year, the first weekend of June, the Carney Rodeo creates a weekend of fun and excitement for the entire family. Bull Riding, Mutton Busting, and the popular rodeo clown, this Rodeo has something for you. A weekend full of food, animals, and vendors is. Bring your spouse, kids, grandma and grandpa; the event is fun for all ages. Saturday starts the weekend with the speed competition, Rodeo, and barn dance. Sunday wraps up the weekend with a Giant Breakfast cooked up by the Carney FD, Cowboy Church, crowning of the queen and court, and the final rodeo performance by Big Horn Rodeo Company. Come on down in; watch the show, grab a souvenir, and support your local youth as they compete for royalty.

More Info can be found at http://www.carneyrounduprodeo.org/
Houghton County Fair
August: 25th thru 28th, 2022
Hancock Ice Arena & Fairgrounds


Way up north to the Keweena's very own Houghton/Hancock; this fair follows Escanaba each year.  Thursday 3pm is opening day, just like every year, until the gates close at 5 on sunday. FREE Music daily, food, vendors, rides by Skerbeck, Antique Tractors, Laser Tag, animals, games, activities for young and old, and FREE MAIN EVENT ENTERTAINMENT!!!  Monster Truck  Saturday, and Demo Sunday fills the event space every year! Circle M is glad and honored to once again have their spot at this great event, right outside the Ice Arena for 35+ years!  If you make it to this family affordable event, be sure to stop and say hi; 43 Wonderful years of Serving our customers on the road!

For a full list of vendors, entertainment, and even a map; all can be found on their website
.


More Info can be found at www.houghtoncountyfair.com
Chippewa County Fair
August 30th thru September 5th, 2022
Kinross Twp Park & Fairgrounds


All the way out out to the east....ern end of the UP!  Chippewa County is very agricultural and this fair shows how much hard work and ambition pays off.  Grandstand Entertainment, food, vendors, rides by Skerbeck, animals, games, displays, and so much more!!!  Circle M has been supporting and selling at this event for over 40 years; although we did get moved across the alley at one point.  This fair serves up local food from the Lions Club, as well local church groups serving pie and goodies; you can even purchase local pure honey! Grab your map (which we suggest you pick up); and catch everything these grounds have to offer, and come visit everyone at the "Park"!

For a full list of vendors, events, map of the grounds, and Entertainment; can be found on their website
.


More Info can be found at www.chippewafair.com/
Radio Shack Plaza
November - January
119 N. Lincoln Rd. Escanaba


People ask us all the time 'where you located?' or the popular question on the road, 'Do you have more of ____ at your store?'  Well the answer is simply the same; "You're at our store!"  The physical retail store has been closed since 2011, but you CAN still find us at a retail location each winter season!  We have been set up at the Delta Plaza Mall for close to 10 years now, from the middle of November - Christmas. Although we may get bumped to different spots, we get to have a "store" back for a couple months each year. 2020 we have decided to move onto a more traffic visible location; the old Radio Shack, right off the main highway. Come see all that we have to offer; and don't forget, SHOP LOCAL!

-- SHOW BILL --
Click here for 2020
Chilly Willy MS Benefit Horse Show
September 10th, 2022
Carney Rodeo Grounds


"Multiple Sclerosis is a disease in which the immune system eats away at the protective covering of nerves, resulting in nerve damage and disruptive communication between the brain and the body.
MS can causes many different symptoms, including vision loss, pain, fatigue, and impaired coordination. The symptoms, severity, and duration can vary from person to person. Some people may be symptom free most of their lives, while others can have severe chronic symptoms that never go away."
Chilly Willy is one of our last outings of the year, and we  couldn't be a prouder sponsor. This is no black tie affair but a rather Orange Out Any Way Possible!  No need to clean your horse for this event, its more fun than it is serious judging. Join us out here as we "Take the Reins For MS"!

Lori Branstrom Memorial UP Classic
June 17th thru 19th, 2022
UP State Fairgrounds


Starting in 2020; the Lori Branstrom Memorial Youth Livestock Showcase was a way that our youth could still able to show and market their animals during the Covid-19 pandemic.  Being very well supported by our community, and a great showcase to new or returning youth, the  committee decided to hold a yearly showcase to get our youth ready for the large fair and market show. After all, no better way to learn the ropes than being hands on!  This scholarship event will be held yearly at the Fair Arena / auction rings in the barn area.  Circle M is a proud sponsor, and vendor, of this event and all it holds to our youth and upcoming agricultural career holders.
Great Lakes Equine Association
August 26th thru 28th, 2022
UP State Fairgrounds

One of the newer formed equine groups; GLEA is dedicated to promoting the equine industry in the Upper Great Lakes Area.  The first Great Lakes Championship Show in 2017 was such a huge success that in order to thank everyone; they decided to keep it going as an annual season finale! Held every year in September, this show is the last get-together for everyone at the UP Fair Horse barn/arena. Expanding every year, this event has turned into a great big party to celebrate the year's accomplishments and  bid farewells unto the next show season.

More Info can be found on  their  WEBSITE
Silver Spur Horse Show
July 9th thru 10th, 2022
UP State Fairgrounds


The Silver Spur Saddle Club is committed to creating positive experiences within the horse community in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The club was originally formed by dedicated horse people in the Delta County area in 1956. Every year, the Silver Spur Saddle Club organizes shows, trail rides, and clinics in the local area and welcomes entrants from ages 3 and up.

The yearly UPHA Approved Escanaba Show starts early Saturday morning with a pleasure show, continuing with all day showings, and closing both days with speed events. Awards given on levels including High Point!

More Info, along with membership and registration, can be found at On their Website
UPHA OPEN Show
June 25th thru 26th, 2022
UP State Fairgrounds


The Upper Peninsula Horsemen's Association (UPHA) is dedicated to creating positive experiences  in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and neighboring states for the whole equine community. We organize shows, rides, and competitions in the local area and welcomes anyone ages 3 and up.

The yearly UPHA show is a full list of events show that takes place Saturday and Sunday at The UPSF fairgrounds arena.  This fun event is open to any member and has special awards for: ​Overall High Point for the weekend, Juvenile high point, Junior high point and Senior high point

More Info, along with membership and registration, can be found at www.upha.net
* *CIRCLE M WILL REMAIN IN ESCANABA FOR THE BRANSTROM LIVESTOCK SHOW
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* *NOTE: With the date
   changes, Circle M will
   not be on site; we
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   fair for this weekend
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