Calendar of Events


From the springtime Morel Mushroom Festival in Boyne City to the boats shows at Bay Harbor, Festival on the Bay in Petoskey, Riverfest in Alanson and the early autumn Taste of Harbor Springs, you will find a multitude of northern Michigan festivals, music programs and events to keep you entertained in the Petoskey Area! 

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  • Food & Wine on the Patios

    June 2 - Sept 29, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM - Thursdays

    New deck, new wines, new food trucks! Shouldn't you be here?

  • Music Meets Canvas

    July 21 - Sept 1, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Thursdays

    Looking for something to do on Thursday nights this summer? Look no further, Walloon Lake Winery welcome you to experience a one of a kind evening as we celebrate and enjoy the talents of musician Michelle Chenard and artist Martina Hahn with "Music Meets Canvas"!

  • Street Musique

    June 30 - Aug 25, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Thursdays

    Come and enjoy the various sounds and melodies of local area musicians while strolling Main Street.

  • Young Americans Dinner Theater

    June 24 - Aug 27, 2016 - Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays

    Enjoy live singing and dancing along with a terrific dinner with this talented group of entertainers!

  • BYO Kayak Adventure

    Aug 25, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Bring your own kayak and join in the fun!

  • Club Ponytail Reunion Party

    Aug 25, 2016 5:30 PM

    The Harbor Springs Area Historical Society invites you to relive the glory days of northern Michigan’s most popular teen club at Club Ponytail: A Reunion Party.

  • Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair

    Aug 23 - 28, 2016

    The 111th Annual Emmet-Charlevoix County fair will be an event the whole family can enjoy! Don't miss your opportunity to experience this bit of Americana.

  • Stroll the Streets

    June 17 - Sept 2, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Fridays

    Stroll the Streets fills downtown Boyne City with music and fun every summer Friday evening for the 13th year.

  • Petoskey Film Theater Series

    Aug 26, 2016 7:30 PM

    The Petoskey Film Series will be showing the romantic comedy "Maggie's Plan." Donations are appreciated.

  • Petoskey Farmers Market

    June 17 - Sept 30, 2016 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Fridays

    Farmers take to the street in Petoskey. Experience the freshness!

  • CTAC Summer Artisans Market

    June 17 - Sept 30, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Fridays

    Shop for a wide variety of local art, artisanal goods and foods outside on the Bidwell Plaza at Crooked Tree Arts Center.

  • Bay Harbor Foundation Yard Sale

    Aug 26, 2016 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

    The Bay Harbor Foundation Yard Sale is a very popular event, and you are sure to find some amazing treasures to take home with you.

  • Old Town Emmet Farm Market

    May 7 - Oct 29, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Saturdays

    Fresh produce and more is available at this community market.

  • Wine Tastings

    Jan 9 - Aug 27, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM - Saturdays

    A tasteful event held each Saturday from 3:00 - 4:30pm.

  • Parmalee & Love and Theft in Concert

    Aug 27, 2016 7:00 PM

    The Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair is excited to announce that the country bands “Parmalee” and “Love and Theft” will be co-headlining the 2016 grandstand events!

  • Petoskey Film Theater Series

    Aug 27, 2016 7:30 PM

    The Petoskey Film Series will be showing the period film "Easy Virtue." Donations are appreciated.

  • Boat In Movies in the Park

    June 1 - Aug 31, 2016 - Wednesdays, Saturdays

    Boat In Movies in the Park will happen this summer in the Village Green Park next to Barrel Back in Walloon Lake! Movies will start 20 minutes after sunset and can be watched from the park’s lawn or from your boat!

  • Boyne City Farmers Market

    May 7 - Sept 3, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Wednesdays, Saturdays

    The Boyne City Farmers Market is everything you would expect from a farmers market - and MORE!

  • Harbor Springs Farmers Market

    June 18 - Sept 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Wednesdays, Saturdays

    Come and see what the Harbor Springs Farmers Market! There's a lot going on!

  • Odaawegamigonhs Farmers Market

    June 25 - Sept 17, 2016 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Saturdays

    Stop into this market for native art and produce.

  • Good Hart Market Days

    June 25 - Oct 15, 2016 2:00 PM - 5:30 PM - Saturdays

    Since 2009, Good Hart Market Days has offered a Saturday afternoon market featuring local farmers, artists, and artisans. Join them for another wonderful season.

  • Blissfest Jam Sessions

    Mar 6 - Oct 2, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Sundays

    Bring your guitar, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, harmonica, kazoo, washboard, penny whistle or what ever you play.

  • International Films

    June 20 - Oct 3, 2016 8:00 PM - Mondays

    International films are shown weekly in historic Bay View's Voorhies Hall.

  • Tuesday Bike Nights & Car Cruise-Ins

    May 31 - Aug 30, 2016 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Tuesdays

    Here's a reason for you to rev your engines every Tuesday night from 6 - 9pm at Boyne Mountain - Tuesday Bike Nights and Car Cruise-Ins!

  • Odawa Casino Resort's Fall Concert Series

    Sept 2, 2016 8:00 PM

    It's a brand new concert season and it's opening with Eddie Money at Odawa Casino Resort!

  • Annual Red Fox Regatta

    Sept 2 - 4, 2016

    The Red Fox Regatta is a spectators delight with races Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

  • Boyne Kiwanis Car Show

    Sept 2 - 3, 2016

    Kiwanis Club of Boyne City produces the annual Labor Day Car Show on Friday and Saturday, September 2 and 3.

  • Bay Harbor Labor Day Weekend Sidewalk Sales

    Sept 2 - 5, 2016 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

    Come kick-off your autumn in style! Stop by the Labor Day Weekend Sidewalk Sale in the Village at Bay Harbor.

  • Petoskey Brewing 4th Anniversary Party!

    Sept 3, 2016 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM

    Come celebrate Petoskey Brewing's 4th Birthday!

  • Street Sales and Celebration

    Sept 3, 2016 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

    Come take advantage of the annual Street Sales and Celebration on Labor Day Saturday in Harbor Springs!

  • Boyne City Triathlon

    Sept 4, 2016 8:00 AM

    Come participate and join the fight against brain disease at the fourth annual Boyne City Triathlon.

  • Annual Labor Day Drag Race

    Sept 4, 2016 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Loud, fast and fun!!! Don't miss the action at this annual event.

  • 58th Annual Labor Day Bridge Walk

    Sept 5, 2016 7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    This is a 5 mile walk across the world's longest bridge of its kind!

  • Petoskey Poets

    Apr 4 - Oct 3, 2016 6:00 PM - Every first Monday

    Red Sky Stage offers an open mic for poetry, prose and stories. Join in the fun every month.

  • PYSA Autumn Blast

    Sept 10 - 11, 2016

    This Petoskey Soccer Invitational offers a wonderful time to play in northern Michigan! The Petoskey area welcomes all the players, coaches and families - have a great time and play safely!

  • Look Out for the Cookout

    Sept 11, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    The public is invited to North Central Michigan College’s 18th annual cookout, a fundraising event for the North Central Michigan College Foundation Scholarship Fund.

  • 18th Annual Bay Harbor Home Tour

    Sept 17, 2016 1:00 PM

    The Bay Harbor Foundation’s Annual Bay Harbor Home Tour is a two-hour guided tour spectacular Bay Harbor homes held every September.

  • Harbor Springs Cycling Classic

    Sept 17, 2016 8:00 AM

    Experience a leisurely bike ride along some of the most scenic roads of northern Michigan. The routes include scenic M-119, locally known as Lake Shore Drive, better known as the "Tunnel of Trees."

  • Cooking for a Cause

    June 21 - Sept 20, 2016 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM - Every third Tuesday

    Good food, friends and a chance to make a difference - sound good? Then come to Cooking for a Cause!

  • Duplicate Bridge Event

    Sept 20 - 22, 2016

    Do you like playing for master points? Then this is the event for you! The "Spring into Spring Duplicate Bridge Event" is hosted by Jayne Paquette, a wonderful director and instructor.

  • Boyne City Harvest Festival

    Sept 24, 2016 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    Fall means one more reason to have fun in Boyne City!

  • 23rd Annual Taste of Harbor Springs

    Sept 24, 2016 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    If food is your passion, then this is the event for you. With a delicious history spanning 20 plus years, the Taste of Harbor Springs is one of the most popular events ever hosted by the Harbor Springs Area Chamber of Commerce.