Traverse City News and Events

Taco Castle Opening In Kingsley, Downtown TC Changes, More Restaurant/Retail News

By Beth Milligan | March 18, 2019

A new taqueria is opening in Kingsley, several restaurant changes are coming to downtown Traverse City – including the overhaul of State Street Marketplace and the closure of a Union Street eatery – and more local businesses are on the move in The Ticker’s latest look at restaurant and retail news.

Taco Castle
A new taqueria will serve up authentic Mexican, Brazilian, and Cuban fare in Kingsley starting April 1.

Husband-and-wife duo Sid Castillo and Raquel Silva are opening Taco Castle in the former Whirly’s Coffee & Cream building at 413 West Main Street (pictured). According to Andy Caldwell of Southtown Property Management – which owns the building – “Whirly’s ...

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One-Tank Road Trips

No, it won’t be 80 degrees and you won’t be on the beach. But there are plenty ...

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Local Businesses Named "Companies To Watch"

Four business from Grand Traverse area and three others from northern Michigan are being honored by the ...

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Sara Hardy Humanitarian Award Winner Named

The City of Traverse City will present the Sara Hardy Humanitarian Award to Sally Van Vlleck on Monday ...

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Two New Curling Facilities Planned For Region

Prior to 2014, Traverse City didn’t have a single official curling club – much less a dedicated ...

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Today Monday, March 18, 2019

10:00 AM

"Neu Histoires"

This exhibit by Jesse Jason will feature a collection of abstract, narrative works with a central focus on ... More Info >>

10:00 AM

Call For Artists: Modern Archetypes

An all female artist exhibit exploring the idea of human consciousness & how archetypes unite all of us ... More Info >>

10:00 AM

New Exhibition at OAC

Featuring work by TC artists Marcia K. Hales, Dorothy Anderson Grow & Julie Braverman. An opening reception will ... More Info >>

10:00 AM

Threads Fiber Arts Group

Bring your own needlework project & work among friends. More Info >>

11:00 AM

"Wood, Woods, Wooden"

An exhibition that approaches the material (wood), the place (the woods), the state (wooden) from fresh, innovative & ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Kathleen Hoagg Art Exhibition

New Line Drawings by TC artist Kathleen Hoagg. Reception with the artist: Fri., March 15, 6-7:30pm. More Info >>

11:47 AM

Call For Artists - Northport Plein Air Paint Out

Open now thru May 1. Artists paint July 27 & 28. Reception & wet paint sale on July ... More Info >>

1:00 PM

"Entire Life in a Package"

The story of millions of refugees with millions of packages, suitcases...sacks. “Life packages” that hold the desire ... More Info >>

1:00 PM

2019 Northwest Michigan Regional Juried Exhibition

Featuring art made by local artists over the last year, juried by a regional arts professional. Runs Feb ... More Info >>

1:00 PM

2019 Youth Art Show

Celebrating the work of K-12 art students & educators from throughout the Grand Traverse region. An opening reception ... More Info >>

4:00 PM

Family Sledding Party

Meet at Bahle Park Warming Hut, Suttons Bay with your favorite sled & a helmet. Presented by a ... More Info >>

5:30 PM

Free Community Dinner

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7:00 PM

Here:Say Presents: Shock and Awe

Scheduled performers will tell true, first-person stories about moments in life that they didn't see coming. Suggested ... More Info >>

7:00 PM

OTP Auditions

For "Mothers and Sons" by Terrence McNally. This play has roles for one woman, two men & one ... More Info >>

Seventh Street Closure Today

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Transparency Is An Expensive Hassle, But Worth It

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Local Real Estate Sales Reverse Trend

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Glen Lake Library To Close, Move, Expand

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NMC Alum Designs New Commemorative U.S. Postal Service Stamp

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Road Construction, BATA Projects To Be Previewed At Event

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Free GT Pie For Pi Day

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Testing Your Traverse City Knowledge

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Post And Find Local Jobs Here -- Free

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Local Robotics Teams Win Big

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Live Storytelling Event Kicks Off National Child Abuse Prevention Month

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Downtown TC Parking Proposals: Fee Changes, Bus Shelters, New Website

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14 Breweries In One Day

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City Talks Eighth Street Design, Fireworks, Pot In Parks

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