Morel Mushroom Festival
Each May, on the weekend after Mother’s Day, Boyne City, Michigan fills with hundreds of mushroom lovers from around the country who come seeking that elusive delicacy-the marvelous morel. Found in nearby woods and clearings, morels are favored by those who know their ‘shrooms. Restaurants prepare morel-laden entrees, local songsters sing of the morel and secret hunting places and recipes are shared. The great cuisine, morel hunting, art & craft show, beer tent and carnival make a fun weekend for all.