Posts Tagged ‘Warren Dunes State Park’

Spring at Firefly Resort

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Spring has sprung in Harbor Country and there are a lot of spring activities to do around Firefly Resort!

Get outside and take joy in nature as it comes to life after the winter temperatures. Warren Dunes State Park, Warren Woods, Chikaming Township Park & Preserve and Firefly Resort’s private beach are perfect for walking, hiking or just enjoying nature.

Or Travel the Lake Michigan Shore Wine Trail. Indulge in an afternoon or evening of wine tasting and decide which local wine is your favorite.

You can also explore the shops and galleries in New Buffalo or go antiquing along the Red Arrow Highway!

Firefly Resort is located in Union Pier, Michigan, and offers quaint cottages a short walk from a private beach on Lake Michigan.

Call 269-469-0245 to reserve your getaway at Firefly Resort cottage today!


Spring at Firefly Resort

Hydrangea bush at Firefly Resort



Antiquing in Harbor Country

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

If you’re coming to Firefly Resort for a Girlfriend Getaway or a Couples Weekend, exploring the antique stores in Harbor Country is the perfect activity! Whether you’re looking for unique treasures or the perfect piece of antique furniture to compliment your decor, there are stores to fit every budget and style.

As you venture north from Firefly Resort on the Red Arrow Highway, you’ll come across many antique stores. Here are a few of our favorites:

The first stop will be Lakeside Antiques, on your left. This store is comprised of three large buildings and has some great antique pieces for your home.

Continue north on the Red Arrow Highway for approximately three miles and you’ll find Harbert Antique Mall, on your right. The prices here are very reasonable and with over 50 dealers, you’ll find everything from outdoor furniture and housewares to knickknacks and jewelry.

From Millie's AntiquesJust a little north of Harbert Antique Mall, also on your right, will be Millie’s Antiques. If you love vintage kitchen accessories, dishes and cookware, this is the shop for you! There’s also a small collection of Dutch decor including wooden shoes, figurines and Delft blue.

Just a little further north, on your left, will be Dunes Antique Center, featuring jewelry, fine art, glass and accessories for your home.

These are only a sampling of what’s out there! Spend the weekend shopping in the many more antique stores in the region and you’ll be sure to find a special treasure…or three.


Firefly Resort’s Top 5 List: Winter Activities

Monday, November 29th, 2010

The air is getting colder and the stores are getting busier. That can only mean one thing — the holiday season is here.

Whether you love or hate the colder weather, there’s plenty to do in Harbor Country. Here’s our top 5 pick of winter activities:

Sunny Winter Day Along Lake Michigan

Image by Tom Gill (lapstrake) via Flickr

1. Embrace the Snow: Bundle up and head to Warren Dunes State Park for cross-country skiing, sledding, tubing and other winter activities.

2. Find the Perfect Gift: With so many antique stores, art galleries and boutique shops, you’re sure to find the perfect gift for everyone on your Christmas list.

3. Sip Vino: There are many wineries and tasting rooms on the Lake Michigan Shore Wine Trail. Indulge in an afternoon or evening of wine tasting and decide which local wine is your favorite.

4. Be Entertained: From live music to open mic nights, you can’t beat live entertainment, especially at the Acorn Theater in Three Oaks.

5. Treat Yourself: The holidays can be stressful. Rejuvenate your spirit at one of the many spas in Harbor Country. Pair it with a stay at Firefly Resort for an amazing getaway.

What are your favorite winter activities in Harbor Country?