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Love to bar hop? Here’s a Travel Guide to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula Bars.

Featured Inside: A detailed profile of 109 Upper Peninsula bars including The Gay Bar. Hey, we’re even on the cover!

Discover where and how the hula hoop, chicken dance, and the game of Rochambeau were invented. Find out who the top three finishers were in a week-long 1/2 lb. hot dog eating contest. Laugh at the best joke told in each bar! ….and much more!




Today, Gay, Michigan, is famous for its bar. The building was originally the home of the Gay stamp mill superintendent Clement L. Adams. There were many owners of the home after he left and it became a center for socializing. It opened as a bar after Prohibition.