Discounts 4TheLocal Northern Michigan

UpNorth Locals save money at businesses with a 4TheLocal Membership

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Places to Save

New locations added monthly!

Charities Supported

Make a community impact!

This is the best opportunity to give back to the community and a super savings for you! Look at all of the local businesses that help you to keep money in your pocket and help out in our area!

Mark N.

Boyne Falls

How It Works

UpNorth Locals and Property Owners can now sign up ​to enjoy discounts at the local businesses that they love.

Step One

Choose a 4 The Local Annual Membership and payment plan - save more by paying annually

Step Two

Check out! Your credit card billing address shows us that you're an UpNorth local 

Step Three

Show your Membership ID to receive a discount at participating 4 The Local locations

4 the local saves you money

The first time I used the membership it more than 1/2 paid for itself.
What a great service!

William S.



All 4 The Local Memberships are good for a year. We have membership plans for UpNorth Locals and Part-Time Residents.

4 The Local

For UpNorth Locals Only!


Annual Memberships


Easy to sign up


Easy to Use






Paid quarterly


Paid monthly

Gift a Membership


Everyone loves getting discounts

Gift a Membership


Redeem Membership Coupon THE GIFT THAT LASTS ALL YEAR!
Everyone loves getting discounts

Part-Time Residents


Upload proof of UpNorth property address


Petoskey Area Chamber of Commerce
Charlevoix Area Chamber of Commerce

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I use my membership?

Use your membership at any one of our participating locations. More locations are being added all the time.

Who do you consider to be an UpNorth Local?

Anyone that lives in one of these counties can get a membership: Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Emmett, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Montmorency, Otsego, Presque Isle, or Wexford.

If you don't live UpNorth but own property in one of these counties, you can get a Part-Time Resident Membership!

I don't live UpNorth but I own property there. Is that OK?

Sure! When you sign up we'll ask for proof of your UpNorth property ownership - upload a utility bill or homeowner's insurance bill. Check out our Part-Time Resident Subscription.

How do I use my membership?

Simply log in to this website on your smartphone to access your Membership ID, which you will show to receive your awesome discount when you pay at a participating location.

Do you have an app?

We sure do!

Yes, we have an app!

Visit the My Account page from your smartphone and click the GET OUR APP button for installation instructions.

Can my business participate?

Absolutely! Head on over to our Business Signup page for details.

What's the catch?

There's no catch! We love our local businesses and want to see them thrive year-round. Your 4 The Local Membership makes it easier to eat, shop, and recreate locally and keeps our communities vibrant and healthy while supporting local charities.


of Annual Membership sales will be donated to local charities, right here in Northern Michigan

Save Money & Support Local Businesses!

Sign up now to save money at UpNorth restaurants, hotels, retail stores, and at service and recreation businesses.

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