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July 2019

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Monday, July 1st - Saturday, July 6th

Young Americans Summer Camp
Third grade-college students take part in workshops, lessons, and performance, Harbor Springs Performing Arts Center.
Summer Camp

Wednesday, July 3rd, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Pete "Big Dog" Fetters, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Wednesday, July 3rd, 6pm-8pm

Rhythm on the River
Marina Park, Indian River.
www.irchamber.com

Wednesday, July 3rd, 7pm

Concerts on the Bluff
Craig Cottrill Band, Cross Village.

Wednesday, July 3rd, 8pm

Flowing: The Creative Genius of Mendelssohn
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View.
www.bayviewassociation.org/all_performances

Thursday, July 4th

Fourth of July, Harbor Springs
What a way to celebrate July 4! The day in Harbor Springs begins with a run followed by an art fair in Zorn Park, a parade down Main Street, street vendors and activities, and fireworks launched from the harbor.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Thursday, July 4th

July 4th Art Fair
Harbor Springs' Zorn Park is filled with fine art works in an array of mediums. 231-526-4840.
www.harborps.org

Thursday, July 4th, 10am

July 4th Parade
Bay View.
www.bayviewassociation.org

Thursday, July 4th, 11am

July 4th Parade
Celebrate July 4th in Bay Harbor with a GEM car parade. 231-439-2000.
www.villageatbayharbor.com

Thursday, July 4th, 5pm-8pm

Red, White and Brew
Wine and Brew on the Harbor Springs Waterfront plus the music of The Accidentals. 231-526-7999.
Red, White and Brew

Thursday, July 4th, 6pm-11pm

July 4th Celebrations
Parade followed by music and fireworks, downtown Petoskey. 231-347-4150.
www.petoskeychamber.com

Friday, July 5th, 8:45am

Yoga in Bloom
Enjoy the fresh air as you move through a guided yoga practice in the presence of nature. Rain or shine, this group class includes a supported flow available to anyone, from the beginner to the advanced yogi. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 5th, 10am

Lavender Fest Fridays
Enjoy crafts for kids, yard games, artisan workshops for adults, golf cart tours, and more, Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 5th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Keith Scott Blues, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Friday, July 5th, 6pm

Petoskey Rocks!
Street music, movies in the park at dark, and free carriage rides, Band: The Pistol Whips; Movie: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. Downtown Petoskey. 231-622-8501.
Petoskey Rocks!

Friday, July 5th, 7:30pm

Cari Ray & The Shaky Legs
Concert at Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 5th, 8pm

Seasons of Sinatra
The inside story of Sinatra, from the early years to the end of his career, celebrated through his many musical milestones. A journey that only Grammy and Emmy Award-nominated entertainer, Michael Feinstein, can take you on including stories shared with Michael by Liza Minnelli, about her “Uncle Frank. Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Saturday, July 6th - Sunday, July 7th

Antiques at the Fairground
This high quality show will feature dealers from around the country. There will be a huge array of antique merchandise from the smallest collectibles (jewelry), to a wide range of antique furniture, pottery, china, textiles, prints and more. Come see us! 231-564-1971.
www.antiquesatthefairground.com

Saturday, July 6th, 7pm

Thunderwüde
Concert at Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, July 7th, 8pm

Bright Lights of Broadway
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View.
www.bayviewassociation.org/all_performances

Monday, July 8th - Wednesday, July 10th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Tony Warren, better foundations, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Tuesday, July 9th - Wednesday, July 10th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Karen West, three mini workshops on smart phone photography, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Wednesday, July 10th

Women's Club Art Fair
Great art plus the Slightly Gourmet Cafe, Nub's Nob. 231-526-0291.
www.nmiwomensclub.org/annual-art-fair

Wednesday, July 10th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Something Great, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Wednesday, July 10th

Rhythm on the River
Marina Park, Indian River.
www.irchamber.com

Wednesday, July 10th, 6:30pm

Evenings at the Gazebo, Matt Gabriel
Boyne City hosts a weekly live concert on Wednesdays throughout the summer. Join the community in Old City Park. The performers will be centered in the gazebo, so bring your lawn chairs and blankets. 231-582-6222.
www.boynechamber.com

Wednesday, July 10th, 8pm

Epic Proportions: Breaking Barriers in Wind & Song
Bay View's John Hall Auditorium.
Bay View

Thursday, July 11th - Friday, July 12th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Tony Warren, professional techniques, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Thursday, July 11th - Saturday, July 13th

West Side Story
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View. 231-225-8877.
Bay View

Thursday, July 11th, 1pm

Lavender in Watercolor
Water color class, Lavender Hill Farms, Horton Bay. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhill.com

Thursday, July 11th, 6pm-8pm

Music on Main, Ryan Peters
Live music and more, Main Street, Village of Bay Harbor. 888-229-4272.
bayharbor.com/events

Thursday, July 11th, 8pm

Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra: MidSummer Night's Dream
Natalia Makarova’s production of this 19th-century classic ballet brings an exotic world of temple dancers and noble warriors to life. Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Friday, July 12th - Sunday, July 14th

Blissfest
The Blissfest Music Festival will be a celebration of music, culture, art and community featuring a world of diverse and innovative folk and roots music and dance at the Festival Farm.
www.blissfest.org

Friday, July 12th - Saturday, July 13th

Boyne Thunder
This Offshore Poker Run brings in speedboats from all over the nation to compete in this fun and challenging event that spans Lake Charlevoix, beginning in Boyne City.
www.boynethunder.com

Friday, July 12th, 10am

Lavender Fest Fridays
Enjoy crafts for kids, yard games, artisan workshops for adults, golf cart tours, and more, Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 12th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
The Faux Paws, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Friday, July 12th, 6pm

Petoskey Rocks!
Street music, movies in the park at dark, and free carriage rides, Band: Dos Hippies; Movie: Coco. Downtown Petoskey. 231-622-8501.
Petoskey Rocks!

Saturday, July 13th - Sunday, July 14th

Arts & Crafts Show
On the waterfront, Charlevoix.
www.charlevoix.org

Saturday, July 13th, 8pm

Gold and Glitter
The Great Lakes Center for the Arts will celebrate a successful inaugural year of thrilling performances, lectures, and educational events. Great Lakes Center for the Art, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Sunday, July 14th, 8pm

Mission Impossible: 200 Years of Movie Themes
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View. 231-347-6225.
Bay View

Wednesday, July 17th, 8:30am

Summer Lecture Series: Dr. Lori, Antiques & Art Appraisals
North Central Michigan College.
www.ncmich.edu

Wednesday, July 17th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Nathan and Jessie, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Wednesday, July 17th, 6pm-8pm

Rhythm on the River
Marina Park, Indian River.
www.irchamber.com

Wednesday, July 17th, 8pm

Dramatic: The Theater of Voices
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View.
Bay View

Thursday, July 18th - Sunday, July 21st

Indian River Summerfest
Lobster bake, duck race, beach bash, teen dance, ice cream social, 5 & 10K run, volleyball, kayak and bike biatholon and more, in Indian River. 231-238-9325.
SummerFest

Thursday, July 18th, 6pm-8pm

Music on Main, Crosscut Kings
Live music and more, Main Street, Village of Bay Harbor. 888-229-4272.
bayharbor.com/events

Friday, July 19th - Saturday, July 20th

Shay Days
Steam trains, walking tours, docent tours and more to celebrate Ephraim Shay, Harbor Springs History Museum. 231-526-9771.
www.harborspringshistory.org

Friday, July 19th, 8:45am

Yoga in Bloom
Enjoy the fresh air as you move through a guided yoga practice in the presence of nature. Rain or shine, this group class includes a supported flow available to anyone, from the beginner to the advanced yogi. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.

Friday, July 19th, 10am

Lavender Fest Fridays
Enjoy crafts for kids, yard games, artisan workshops for adults, golf cart tours, and more, Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 19th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Holly Keller-Thompson, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Friday, July 19th, 6pm

Petoskey Rocks!
Music, carriage rides, and a movie in the park, Real Ingredients; Movie: Christopher Robin. Downtown Petoskey.
Petoskey Rocks!

Friday, July 19th, 7pm

Voices Without Borders
This festival brings children and youth from around the world to sing and dance in a variety of settings throughout Northern Michigan, culminating in a gala concert. Great Lakes Center for the Arts Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Saturday, July 20th - Saturday, July 27th

Venetian Festival
What began 80+ years ago as a simple candle-lit boat parade has grown into a week-long flurry of color and pageantry that highlights the summer season and attracts tens of thousands of visitors to Charlevoix. 231-547-3872.
Venetian Festival

Saturday, July 20th

Art in the Park
Annual juried art show, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4150.
www.petoskeychamber.com

Saturday, July 20th, 8pm

Elton John and Billy Joel Tribute
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Sunday, July 21st, 8pm

Dynamic Duos: Simon and Garfunkle and More
Bay View's John Hall Auditorium.
Bay View

Monday, July 22nd

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Dan Graziano, painting from photo reference, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Tuesday, July 23rd - Thursday, July 25th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Dan Graziano, painting en Plein Air, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Tuesday, July 23rd - Saturday, July 27th

Young Americans Summer Camp
Third grade-college students take part in workshops, lessons, and performance, Harbor Springs Performing Arts Center.
Summer Camp

Tuesday, July 23rd, 6:30pm

Succulent Planters
In this class, local artist, Taylor Randazzo, will show how to construct a wood planter from scratch and then arrange 5-7 different succulents in it with moss and stones. Gather-A Festive DIY Studio, Harbor Springs. 231-622-5451.
Gather

Tuesday, July 23rd, 7:30pm

What the Eyes Don't See
Bay View's Hall Auditorium. 231-348-9551.
Bay View

Tuesday, July 23rd, 8pm

Jazz from Interlochen
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Wednesday, July 24th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Indigo Moon, Concerts in the Park, Petoskey.
Concerts in the Park

Wednesday, July 24th

Rhythm on the River
Marina Park, Indian River.
www.irchamber.com

Wednesday, July 24th, 6:30pm

Evenings at the Gazebo, Mike Dhaseleer
Boyne City hosts a weekly live concert on Wednesdays throughout the summer. Join the community in Old City Park. The performers will be centered in the gazebo, so bring your lawn chairs and blankets. 231-582-6222.
www.boynechamber.com

Wednesday, July 24th, 8pm

A Study in Contrasts: Wit and Wisdom
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View.
Bay View

Thursday, July 25th - Sunday, July 28th

Antique Flywheelers Show
The Walloon Lake Antique Flywheelers celebrate all things flywheeler. Events include demonstrations, an arts and crafts show and a parade. Festival grounds between Walloon Lake and Boyne Falls.
www.walloonlakeflywheelers.com

Thursday, July 25th, 6pm

Save The Trees
Little Traverse Conservancy fundraiser, Walstrom Marine Showroom, Harbor Springs. 231-347-0991.
www.landtrust.org

Thursday, July 25th, 6pm-8pm

Music on Main, Dos Hippies
Live music and more, Main Street, Village of Bay Harbor. 888-229-4272.
bayharbor.com/events

Friday, July 26th - Saturday, July 27th

Bay Harbor Arts Festival
Annual art fair in the Village at Bay Harbor. 231-439-2000.
www.bayharbor.com

Friday, July 26th - Saturday, July 27th

Downtown Petoskey Sidewalk Sales
The streets of Petoskey are filled with sales, entertainment, and more. 231-347-4150.
www.petoskeydowntown.com

Friday, July 26th - Sunday, July 28th

Little Traverse Yacht Club's Ugotta Regatta
Spectacular sailboat racing on Little Traverse Bay. 231-526-7919.
LTYC Regatta

Friday, July 26th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Dan Graziano, painting from photo reference, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Friday, July 26th, 8:45am

Yoga in Bloom
Enjoy the fresh air as you move through a guided yoga practice in the presence of nature. Rain or shine, this group class includes a supported flow available to anyone, from the beginner to the advanced yogi. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 26th, 10am

Lavender Fest Fridays
Enjoy crafts for kids, yard games, artisan workshops for adults, golf cart tours, and more, Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 26th, 6pm

Petoskey Rocks!
Music, carriage rides, and a movie in the park, Jon Archambault Band; Movie: Mary Poppins Returns. Downtown Petoskey, July 6-August 10.
Petoskey Rocks!

Saturday, July 27th, 7:30pm

Brian Ashley Jones
Concert at Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, July 28th, 4pm

Grand Rapids Symphony
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Sunday, July 28th, 8pm

Great Balls of Fire: Prolific Pianists
Bay View's John Hall Auditorium. 231-225-8877.
Bay View

Monday, July 29th - Friday, August 2nd

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Paul Jackson, dramatic portraits in watercolor, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Tuesday, July 30th - Saturday, August 3rd

Young Americans Summer Camp
Third grade-college students take part in workshops, lessons, and performance, Harbor Springs Performing Arts Center.
Summer Camp

Wednesday, July 31st, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Jeff Pagel, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Wednesday, July 31st

Rhythm on the River
Marina Park, Indian River.
www.irchamber.com

Wednesday, July 31st, 6:30pm

Evenings at the Gazebo, Full Cord
Boyne City hosts a weekly live concert on Wednesdays throughout the summer. Join the community in Old City Park. The performers will be centered in the gazebo, so bring your lawn chairs and blankets. 231-582-6222.
www.boynechamber.com

Wednesday, July 31st, 8pm

Nexus: A Spectrum Brass Recital
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View. 231-347-6225.
Bay View

Wednesday, July 31st, 8pm

Great Lakes Music Festival
The Crane Wives hail from Grand Rapids The Michigan Rattlers. Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts