Chamber Events & Groups
The Bay View Music Festival's patriotic blow-out featuring faculty artists and introducing the newest resident ensemble, Spectrum Brass, at 8 pm. Your favorite patriotic songs, military service medley, and American composers, all finished well in advance of the fireworks display! Tickets are $12 for adults, children under 18 are admitted free of charge. Hall Auditorium is located at 1725 Encampment Avenue, Bay View.
The Petoskey Steel Drum Band will be performing in the annual 4th of July parade beginning at 6 pm, they will then travel to the Perry Hotel and perform on the veranda starting at 7:30 pm.
Petoskey will once again be celebrating the 4th of July with a wonderful parade, entertainment at the waterfront immediately following, and then the fireworks display at dusk.
Parade - 6 pm
Line-up starts at Petoskey High School - at 5:15pm. The parade route is as follows - Hill St. to Kalamazoo to Mitchell St. to Petoskey St. to Lake St. ending at the gazebo in Pennsylvania Park.
If you are interested in putting an entry into the parade, please click here to obtain a parade application.
Live Music - 7 pm
There will be live music featuring the Jelly Roll Blues Band at the Midway Commons area of Bayfront Park.
Ice Cream Social - 7 to 9 pm
Ice cream social at the Little Traverse History Museum
Vintage Baseball Exhibition - 7:30 pm
The Petoskey Mossbacks will be giving us a taste of yesteryear with a vintage baseball exhibition at the Ed White Field in Bayfront Park
Dusk (approx. 10:30pm)
Fireworks over Little Traverse Bay
Join us as we celebrate the 4th of July with our Bay Harbor Main Street Parade which is as unique as it is fun! See decorated GEM cars and amazing costumes parade down Main Street. Also featuring the amazing sounds of the Petoskey High School Marching Band. Lots of fun and candy for the kids too!