Emberlight Festival Announces 2022 Poet Laureate

IRONWOOD – After careful deliberation, the Emberlight Festival’s 2022 Poet Laureate has been chosen. We are proud to announce that this year’s winner is Christy Schwan of Cedarburg, WI. Christy Schwan is a rockhound, wild berry picker, wildflower seeker, astronomy studier, and quiet sports lover of canoeing, snowshoeing and loon spotting. She’s been writing for … Read more

Emberlight Opens Three Art Shows

IRONWOOD –  Come help us kick off 4th of July weekend and the 2022 Emberlight Festival! After unveiling Mary Burns’ award-winning Ancestral Women Exhibit: Wisconsin’s 12 Tribes and the Emberlight Photographers(generously sponsored by The Leather & Gift Shop) show on July 1 at 4 PM in the Historic Depot Museum, saunter over to the Historic … Read more

Emberlight Festival Main Stage Sure to Entertain

IRONWOOD – The Emberlight Festival’s 2022 Main Stage series is packed with unforgettable performances you’ll be talking about for weeks. Enjoy a night out at the beautiful Historic Ironwood Theatre for music ranging from stunning opera arias to Broadway belting to French cabaret with lots of musical surprises along the way. The season’s Opening Night … Read more

Emberlight Festival Returns to Beautiful Ironwood, Michigan

IRONWOOD – The 2022 Emberlight Festival will feature over 30 events with singers from The Metropolitan Opera and Lyric Opera of Chicago, musicians from the current Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim’s Company, independent films from around the world, six art shows including Mary Burns’ Ancestral Women Exhibit and the return of Art in the Park, … Read more