Calendar of Events


From the springtime Morel Festival in Boyne City to the fall Taste of Harbor Springs,  you will find a multitude of festivals, music programs and events to keep you happy in the Petoskey Area!

  • Canvas D'Vine

    Mar 6, 2015 6:00 PM

    Bring your friends and come join the fun! The Spa at The Inn at Bay Harbor is hosting a series of painting and wine events. Participants create their own work of art with step-by-step instructions from local artists.

  • Friday Night Film Festival

    Feb 13 - Mar 27, 2015 6:30 PM - Fridays

    You have the chance again to see movies in Boyne City as The Friends of the Boyne District Library brings you a Friday Night Film Festival.

  • Petoskey Film Theater Series

    Mar 6, 2015 7:30 PM

    The Petoskey Film Theater will be showing the delightful Scottish comedy "Angels' Share." Donations are appreciated.

  • Retro Weekend

    Mar 6 - 8, 2015

    Pull out your vintage gear for a celebration of an era gone by. Come celebrate Retro Weekend at Boyne Highlands Resort with a weekend full of events celebrating decades of winter fun!

  • Mardi Patty Gras

    Mar 6, 2015 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Shake off some March madness with this innovative foodie crawl through Downtown Petoskey! Crawl through the Downtown stores for hor d'oeuvres.

  • Studio and Pottery Demonstrations

    Jan 10 - Apr 25, 2015 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM - Saturdays

    Join Sturgeon River Pottery, a Northern Michigan icon for over 30 years, for an open studio day as our Michigan-based artists conduct live demonstrations on pottery and tile making techniques.

  • Snowshoe Hike with Getting Kids Outdoors

    Mar 7, 2015 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Snowshoe hike at Petoskey State Park with Maureen Stine of Getting Kids Outdoors.

  • Viewing of the Underwater Crucifix

    Mar 7, 2015 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

    This is an experience you don't want to miss - walk out on Little Traverse Bay to see the only freshwater shrine of its kind submerged in 24 feet of water.

  • Boyne City Farmers Market

    Nov 1, 2014 - Apr 25, 2015 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Saturdays

    A gathering of farmers and vendors in Boyne City at the Red Barn, downtown.

  • Anniversary Celebration

    Mar 7, 2015 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    In the span of history, 25 years is a mere blink of the eye. But in the 25 years since its inception in 1990, the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society has a lot to celebrate at its anniversary open house!

  • Blissfest Old Time Country Dance Series

    Mar 7, 2015 7:30 PM

    The Country Dance Series is a great way to experience an evening of old-time fun for the whole family. All dances are taught and there is a live band and caller.

  • Eagle Eye Naturalist Series

    Mar 10, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    Birds fascinate us with their colorful feathers, ability to fly and amazing adaptations. This program offers kids an opportunity to discover the intriguing lives of birds, their role in the environment and connection to the natural world.

  • Tuesday Wine Tastings

    Oct 14, 2014 - June 9, 2015 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM - Every second Tuesday

    Join the crew at The Pier on the second Tuesday of every month for “Tuesday Tastings,” featuring a taste of select wines. The culinary team at The Pier will create complimentary appetizers for tasters to enjoy.

  • Free Meeting - The River Care Program

    Mar 10, 2015 7:00 PM

    Chris Pierce, a Biologist and Project Manager for the Conservation Resource Alliance will present a March 10 program on The River Care Program.

  • Nordic Ski Series

    Jan 7 - Mar 11, 2015 6:00 PM - Wednesdays

    Nordic Ski Series is presented by Nub’s Nob and The Outfitter of Harbor Springs every Wednesday night at 6:00PM. It's a great way to get outside, gain skills, and meet fellow skinny-skiers.

  • North Central Michigan College’s Luncheon Lectures

    Mar 13, 2015 11:30 PM

    North Central Michigan College graduate Kelly Suter will be the featured speaker at the Luncheon Lecture on Friday, March 13. Kelly Suter, R.N., a 2008 graduate of North Central’s nursing program, has recently returned from Liberia where she helped care for Ebola patients.

  • Northern Michigan Home Show

    Mar 13 - 14, 2015

    Chase away the mid-winter doldrums and start a new project with everything you need for your home all under one really big roof!

  • Kids’ Festival Weekend

    Mar 13 - 15, 2015

    Kids’ Festival Weekend is when kids rule the mountain! Event highlights include a Village Party with a cookout, face painting, and lively entertainment; inflatable obstacle course, bounce house and Euro Bungee Ride; family après ski and dance party; on-hill kids’ race events; plus, bonfire and s ’mores, horse-drawn wagon rides, storytime, appearances by Fritz, the resort mascot, family movies, arts and crafts, and more. Join us at Boyne Mountain for a weekend full of fun!

  • Freshwater Concert Series

    Mar 14, 2015 8:00 PM

    Boyne City's Freshwater Gallery and Concert Venue is proud to play host to Antje Duvekot.

  • 6th Annual Brew-Ski Festival

    Mar 14, 2015 12:00 PM

    Suds and snow - is there a better combination? Our sixth annual Brew-Ski Festival at Boyne Highlands Resort brings together snow, craft brews, entertainment, and fun on tap from morning through midnight – and beyond.

  • Robert Emmet Society Hoolie

    Mar 14, 2015 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

    The 10th Annual Robert Emmet Society Hoolie will feature the O'Schrave's, a family Irish traditional (or Trad) band from Canada, Northern Lights Irish step dancing troupe and local band the Hooligans.

  • Carnival Weekend

    Mar 20 - 22, 2015

    For the Boyne Mountain faithful, Carnival Weekend is nothing short of a major holiday. Schedules are rearranged, elaborate plans formed, and the stops are all pulled out to avoid missing a moment of the fun. Like every other year’s celebration, this Carnival Weekend promises to be even bigger and better than the one before. So gather your friends, and rest up. We’ve got big plans for you.

  • Krazy Daze

    Mar 21, 2015

    Krazy Daze is a little bit of something for everyone from live bands and wild costumes to events for the kids and adults.

  • Mardi Gras

    Mar 21, 2015

    This is a party that the whole family is invited to - Nub's Nob's annual Spring Fling with fun and games for all.

  • 26th Annual Dos Equis Ski League Championships

    Mar 28, 2015

    At Boyne Highlands, we believe a dose of healthy competition is good for the soul. That’s why we invite you to join us for the 26th Annual Dos Equis Ski League Championships, when Adult Race League teams from across the state come together to show their best stuff.

  • Family & Friends Race

    Mar 28, 2015

    The Friends and Family Race was a new event last season and turned out to be a huge success so we’re bringing it back again. There are divisions for "Friends" and "Family" with teams comprised of up to four ski racers.

  • 26th Annual “Chocolate Cake” Downhill

    Mar 29, 2015

    Please join Boyne Highlands for this exciting annual event and unique opportunity to race downhill in Michigan. Choose from two courses, Leprechaun or Olympic, based on age and ability level.

  • Canvas D'Vine

    Apr 3, 2015

    Bring your friends and come join the fun! The Spa at The Inn at Bay Harbor is hosting a series of painting and wine events. Participants create their own work of art with step-by-step instructions from local artists.