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Traverse City, MI

Traverse City, Michigan, nestled along the shores of Lake Michigan’s Grand Traverse Bay, is a picturesque gem renowned for its natural beauty, vibrant culture, and flourishing culinary scene. As the largest city in the northwestern Lower Peninsula, Traverse City offers a delightful blend of outdoor recreation, cultural attractions, and small-town charm that attracts visitors year-round.

Outdoor Recreation

Nature enthusiasts flock to Traverse City for its breathtaking landscapes and outdoor adventures. The city serves as a gateway to the stunning Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, where towering sand dunes, pristine beaches, and lush forests beckon hikers, beachgoers, and photographers alike. Visitors can explore miles of scenic trails, embark on dune climbs offering panoramic views of Lake Michigan, or simply relax on the shores of picturesque inland lakes like Boardman Lake and Duck Lake.

Entertainment and Dining

Beyond its natural splendor, Traverse City boasts a vibrant cultural scene that celebrates art, music, and heritage. The city’s downtown area is dotted with art galleries, boutique shops, and historic buildings, offering endless opportunities for exploration and discovery. The Dennos Museum Center showcases a diverse collection of contemporary and indigenous art, while the City Opera House hosts concerts, theater performances, and community events throughout the year.

Traverse City’s culinary scene is a true highlight, drawing food enthusiasts from far and wide to savor its farm-to-table cuisine and award-winning wines. The region is renowned for its cherry orchards, and visitors can indulge in cherry-themed delicacies ranging from pies and pastries to craft cocktails and wines. Traverse City is also a burgeoning wine destination, with numerous vineyards and wineries dotting the countryside along the Leelanau and Old Mission peninsulas, offering tastings of world-class wines amid stunning vineyard vistas.

Throughout the year, Traverse City plays host to a variety of festivals and events that showcase its unique character and community spirit. The National Cherry Festival, held annually in July, celebrates the region’s cherry harvest with parades, concerts, and cherry-themed activities for all ages. In the fall, the Traverse City Film Festival attracts cinephiles with a diverse lineup of independent films and documentaries, while winter brings the magic of the Traverse City Winter Comedy Arts Festival, featuring comedy performances, ice sculptures, and more.

Traverse City, Michigan, is a destination that captivates the senses and nourishes the soul with its natural beauty, cultural richness, and warm hospitality. Whether exploring its scenic landscapes, savoring its culinary delights, or immersing oneself in its vibrant arts scene, visitors to Traverse City are sure to be enchanted by its timeless allure and welcoming atmosphere.

Distance to popular Traverse City destinations

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Terminal Location

Main Terminal

Recommended Arrival Time

At least 90 minutes before departure

Ticket Counter Hours

Avelo ticket counters provide flight and baggage check-in services, as well as the opportunity to purchase Avelo flights, and are open for approximately two hours prior to each scheduled departure. The counters close 40 minutes prior to the take-off time.

Seasonal Route Information

Avelo flies seasonal routes to and from Cherry Capital Airport:

New Haven, CT

Airport Address

727 Fly Don’t Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686

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FAQ– Flying to Traverse City, MI

Avelo Airlines operates from Cherry Capital Airport (TVC). This airport offers travelers easy access to the renowned wineries, cherry orchards, and scenic beaches of the Traverse Bay area.

Avelo Airlines currently offers flights from Cherry Capital Airport to the following destinations:

  • New Haven, CT

These flights depart weekly from Cherry Capital Airport. Please note that flight schedules may be subject to change.

You can check in for your flight from Traverse City with Avelo Airlines beginning 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure. Please click here for comprehensive information regarding the check-in process for your Avelo flight from Traverse City.

Avelo Airlines operates from the main terminal at Cherry Capital Airport (TVC). When departing or arriving for an Avelo flight at TVC, passengers should proceed to the main terminal for check-in, security screening, and boarding.

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