The Petoskey area hosts a variety of events, including our favorite special events list to the left that we look forward to every year!
Join us this summer in downtown Petoskey's Pennsylvania Park Gazebo for the 2012 season of concerts! Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
* Due to incliment weather the concert will then take place at the Crooked Tree Arts Center
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.
Enjoy an energy filled evening with the Young Americans. for more information visit www.youngamericans.org For tickets call 231.526.3152.
The Globetrotters new Legend Series will feature Harlem Globetrotter Legends Curly Neal and Sweet Lou Dunbar. Fans will experience a once in a lifetime chance to meet Globetrotter Legends and hear firsthand about life as a world famous Harlem Globetrotter. The legends will share exciting and humorous stories from their favorite touring days, precious Globetrotter history, team highlights and much more. Take a look back at the world’s most famous basketball team on Thursday, August 2 at 1:00 p.m. at John M. Hall Auditorium. Tickets for the Globetrotter Legend Series start at $20.00 and are available at the box office or www.bayviewfestival.tix.com.
Included in the summer festival the Globetrotters will also showcase their high flying dunks and entertaining brand of basketball at Petoskey High School at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 2 and Saturday, August, 4. Tickets start at $25.00 and are on sale at www.ticketweb.com, the box office, YMCA of Northern Michigan or the Petoskey Chamber of Commerce.
The schedule for the summer festival includes the following:
Tuesday, July 31
Globetrotter Previews: 11:00 a.m.-Noon & 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Mackinac Island High School. General admission tickets are $20.00 and go on sale June 15 online at Ticketweb.com or the Mackinac Island Tourism office.
Wednesday, Aug. 1
Game: 7:00 p.m. at Harbor Springs High School. Tickets start at $25.00 and go on sale June 15 online at Ticketweb.com, the Harbor Springs Chamber of Commerce, or the Northern Michigan YMCA in Petoskey.
Thursday, Aug. 2
• Summer Skills Clinic for kids ages 6-14: 9:00-10:00 a.m., hosted by the Bay View Association. Cost is $15.00 and limited to the first 75 kids. Registration starts June 15 at the Bay View Association box office.
• Harlem Globetrotters lecture series, with Curly Neal: 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Bay View Hall Auditorium. Tickets available at the Bay View Association box office starting June 15.
• Game: 7:00 p.m. at Petoskey High School. Tickets start at $25.00 and are on sale now at Ticketweb.com, the Petoskey Chamber of Commerce, or the Northern Michigan YMCA in Petoskey.
Friday, Aug. 3
Game: 7:00 p.m. at Charlevoix High School. Tickets start at $25.00 and are on sale now at Ticketweb.com or the Charlevoix Chamber of Commerce.
Saturday, Aug. 4
Game: 7:00 p.m. at Petoskey High School. Tickets start at $25.00 and are on sale now at Ticketweb.com, the Petoskey Chamber of Commerce, or the Northern Michigan YMCA in Petoskey.
**Note: Chamber of Commerce locations can not accept credit or debit cards. Please bring cash or checks if purchasing tickets at those locations.
The Little Traverse Youth Choir will be holding tryouts at the Cross of Christ Lutheran Church located at 1450 E. Mitchell on Saturday, September 8 from 10-11 am and then on Monday September 10 from 4-5pm. They will be holding tryouts for the Treble Choir - 8 to 12 years old and the Touring Choir - 12 to 19 years old. they are plainng an international 10 day tour during June of 2013 in French Canada.