If you’re a local in Northern Michigan, especially in a tourist town, you need a few places that are all your own.
That dive bar visitors don’t know. The private beach that’s hidden away.
For Traverse City residents, one place like that is the InsideOut art gallery.
First thing you do there is get a drink at the cocktail bar.
Then, you head to the patio that has no view of the lake (which, hey, no tourists!)