Local Artisan Holiday Market
Saturday November 25th
Empire Township Hall
Expect to find truly unique, quality, handcrafted items—across many mediums. Created and offered by local artists. There will be a broad price range on everything from wall art to housewares to wearables and more—truly something for everyone!
*A community raffle with an item donated by each artist. ALL Proceeds to benefit the Glen Lake Family Christmas
Tree lighting at Dusk
Lake Leelanau Street Fair
Saturday August 19 located on Meinrad and Main Streets.
Music in the Park – Fridays from June 30 – September 1, at G.M. Dame Marina Park.
Sponsored by the Northport-Omena Chamber of Commerce, Northport’s Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, non profits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, lively music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic and mingle while live music comes your way from some of the most loved talent in the region. Music begins at 7 PM and goes until 9 PM. These Friday nights are sure to make lasting memories and keep you coming back for more!
Made possible through the sponsorship of local businesses and individuals and through contributions by the general public during the event.
Schedule for Summer 2017 Season
June 30 – Igor and the Red Elvises (Russian Beach Boys)
July 7 – Steve Sandner (Jazz Standards)
July 14 – New Third Coast (Americana/Folk)
July 21 – Mule Bone (Blues)
July 28 – RFD Boys (Folk/Bluegrass)
August 4 – Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers (Folk)
August 11 – Jeff Tucker (Classic Rock)
August 18 – Concert TBA
August 25 – Looking Forward (Crosby, Stills, and Nash Tribute)
September 1 – Don Julin & the Microtones (Reggae/Ska
Friday, Jul 7, 2017 4pm – 5pmLocation:St. Ambrose Cellars, BeulahContact:info@GrowBenzie.org
This event occurs in the America/Detroit time zone.
This one day festival celebrates the cultural connections Louisiana and Michigan share through music, food, and community leisure. National and local musicians perform blues, roots and zydeco music, while Louisiana cuisine made with Michigan ingredients. All funds raised benefit Grow Benzie (www.GrowBenzie.org).
2017 Festival Performers:
Grammy Award Winner, Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band
Grammy Award Winner, Peter “Madcat” Ruth & the Midnight Blues Journey
Grammy Nominated, K Jones & the Benzie Playboys
Tickets on sale in May
For more information, contact 231-882-9510 or info@GrowBenzie.org
Glen Lake Woman’s Club Art Fair Wednesday 10am-4pm
located at the township hall downtown Glen Arbor.
4th of July CELEBRATION – Parade, Art in the Park, Carnival, Sand Castle Sculpture Contest, & FIREWORKS!
Date: July 4
Parade begins at 10am – Starts on Main St – turns at 7th – down Forest Ave. to Michigan Avenue then bakc up Main St! Parade application 2017
Art in the Park starts at 10am – Mineral Springs Park
Carnival Opens at 10am (open July 1-4)
Sand Castle Sculpture Contest at Noon – Frankfort Beach
FIREWORKS on Frankfort Beach at dusk (usually around 10:30pm
Come to the Cherry Festival the whole family will enjoy.
Don’t miss air show!
www.cherryfestival.org for details of daily events and concerts.
Suttons Bay Art and Wine Walk June 16th 5-8pm
On the Bay