The Petoskey area hosts a variety of events, including our favorite special events list to the left that we look forward to every year!
Every Satruday and Sunday through October 31st, enjoy a fun filled hayride around the farms fields, pastures, vineyard, forests and ponds. Includes a stop at teh Trout Pond to feed the fish! $4 per person. Kids 2 and under are free.
The Harbor Springs Farmers' Market will run every Saturday and Wednesday until Labor Day. After Labor Day it will be open on Saturdays until mid-October, weather and supplies permitting. This year there will be several new vendors offering a larger variety of locally grown and produced products. Stop by while vacationing in this lovely lakeside community. For more information contact Market Master Cyndi Kramer at 231.330.5575.
Friday - June 22 12:15 pm
Concerts in the Park - Pennsylvania Park, downtown Petoskey
Friday - June 22 7:30 pm
Opening Concert - Boyne City Performing Arts Center*
Saturday - June 23 7:30 pm
VWB Choir & Friends Concert - Petoskey United Methodist Church*
Sunday - June 24 4:00 pm
Festival Gala - Harbor Springs Performing Arts Center*
Monday - June 25 7:00 pm
Closing Concert - Cheboygan Opera House*
* Ticketed Events
Enjoy an energy filled evening with the Young Americans. for more information visit www.youngamericans.org For tickets call 231.526.3152.
FRIENDS @ THE CARNEGIE will present Larry Martin’s World War II In Their Own Words on Monday, July 23, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. in the Carnegie Building, 451 E. Mitchell St. Martin, from Jackson, MI, will give a video presentation of an interview of World War II Veteran Collin McKenzie who was at Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, aboard the Battleship Pennsylvania manning a gun. He was wounded and hospitalized for four months. He was also at Normandy on the destroyer USS Thompson on D-Day, June 6, 1944. There will be several tables of Martin’s WW II memorabilia on display for those attending to peruse. Along with the showing of the video, local Marine veterans Hugh Winnell and Hank Ameel will answer questions after the video and share part if their stories. Winnell, 88, flew the Cosair F4UF in New Guinea and the Philippines. Ameel landed in the second wave at Iwo Jima. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call the Library at 231-758-3100.
Our new start location will be on the east end the Village of Bay Harbor, and race will be run along the new non-motorized trail between Bay Harbor and past East Park.
The City of Petoskey will be assisting us with managing the race and the applications this year. Applications will be available on the City of Petoskey Parks and Recreation website. Please call (231) 347-2500 to receive further information.
If you are interested in sponsoring, participating or volunteering with the 2012 event please contact:
Bay Harbor Foundation at 231-439-2700, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
This event hosted by The Outfitter of Harbor Springs will be a great chance for you to try before you buy - come out and test-paddle on the water. Outfitter staff and company reps will be on-site to help you find the right fit.
Come and experience a terrific concert from Clint Black in the Ovation Hall located at Odawa Casino. Tickets are $35/$40 and are available online, by calling (800) 585-3737 and at the Quill Box at the Odawa Casino. Doors open at 7:00pm. Guests must be at least 19 years of age. Day of Show: Present your ticket at Optimum Rewards and get 3X Points two hours before the show and $10 in Free Slot Play after the show. Must present player’s club card and valid ID upon redemption. No discounts will apply. Ticket prices will increase $5.00.
Join Scenic Michigan and the Harbor Springs Area Chamber of Commerce for the 7th Annual Waterfront Wine Festival in downtown Harbor Springs, from 4 to 7 pm. Over a dozen purveyors of fine wines are already confirmed. Enjoy tastings from regions such as Napa, Sonoma, Washington Valley, and Leelanau Peninsula as well as the countries of Italy, Argentina, South Africa and New Zealand. For more information visit www.harborspringschamber.com