99.3 The Lift is the Keweenaw’s home for the hottest pop hits!

Groove out to music from Justin Timberlake, Ed Sheeran, Adele, Maroon 5, Katy Perry, Sia, and more.

99.3 The Lift Welcomes the Lake Fanny Hooe-down to Copper Harbor!

The Lake Fanny Hooe-Down is presented by the Lake Effect Bar and Grill, and will be held at the Lake Fanny Hooe Resort and Campground. After some great opening acts, the headliner will be Blackhawk, the country supergroup known for such hits as “Goodbye Says It All,” “Every Once in Awhile,” “I Sure Can Smell the Rain,” “Down in Flames,” “That’s Just About Right,“, “Like There Ain’t No Yesterday,” and “There You Have It.”

For tickets and more information, click here.


This year’s Baraga County Fair will be held Friday through Sunday, August 6th through 8th, at the fairgrounds in Pelkie. Activities will be limited, as the fair recovers from effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, but will include the queen crowning Friday evening, the Mud Bog and Senior Day program on Saturday, and the Off-Road Derby and the Baraga County’s Got Talent Show on Sunday. See the full schedule here, or check the fair Facebook page for the latest information.

Our coverage of the Baraga County Fair is brought to you by…
Skytta’s Country Feed and General Storethe Baraga County Convention and Visitors Bureauthe Village of L’AnseIndian Country Sportsthe Baraga Drive-Inthe Baraga County Federal Credit Union


The 17th annual Pasty Fest returns to historic downtown Calumet on Saturday, August 21st! Enjoy live entertainment, a classic car show, kids activities, a horseshoe tournament, shopping a parade, and – of course – delicious pasties. KBear 102.3 is proud to be a Pasty Fest sponsor again this year. Get the latest information, and sign up to be in the Pasty Parade, here.


This year’s Houghton County Fair will take place Thursday through Sunday, August 26th through 29th. After a year off, all of your favorite fair activities (and fair food!) will be back at the fairgrounds in Hancock. For the schedule and latest information, click here.


Summer Concerts in Baraga County!

Enjoy free concerts each Tuesday and Thursday evening this summer in Baraga County! Tuesday performances begin at 7:00 at the Covington Pavilion on M-28. A dance floor is provided, and refreshments are available. If it rains, the concert is moves into the adjacent Covington Multi-Purpose Building. Thursday performances start at 7:00 at the bandshell at L’Anse Waterfront Park, on the shore of beautiful Keweenaw Bay. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on. The rain location is nearby Meadowbrook Arena. See the up-to-date performance schedule on our community calendar.

Our coverage of the Covington and L’Anse concerts is brought to you by…
Skytta’s Country Feed and General Storethe Baraga County Convention and Visitors Bureauthe Village of L’AnseIndian Country Sportsthe Baraga Drive-Inthe Baraga County Federal Credit Union


99.3 The Lift is proud to be the home of Finlandia University Athletics. Listen for selected game broadcasts on the air, via our stream, through our free Apple and Android Apps, or say “Alexa, play 99-3 The Lift!”

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Detroit Tigers Baseball!

Listen for Detroit Tigers games on 99.3 The Lift!
See the team schedule here.

Thanks to our Tigers supporters:
Bucko’s Party StoreErickson Feed, Seed and Pet SupplyPepsi of HoughtonCopper Country FordDollar Bay Linoleum and TileSayen’s Auto ZiebartCoca Cola of HancockTadych’s FoodsKeweenaw Glass and Doorthe Frank A Douglass Agency