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September 2015

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Saturday, September 5th - Sunday, September 6th

Red Fox Regatta
Sailors from throughout Michigan take to Lake Charlevoix. 231-547-9170.

Saturday, September 5th

Harbor Springs Highland Fling
Annual competition features live piping and judging of local and regional Highland dancers age 4 to adults, Bay View's John Hall Auditorium. 231-838-9477.

Saturday, September 5th

Boyne Kiwanis Car Show
Veteran's Park, Boyne City.

Saturday, September 5th

Street Sales and Celebration
Downtown Harbor Springs is the place to be with a street and sidewalk sales. 231-526-7999.

Sunday, September 6th

Boyne City Triathlon
Peninsula Beach, Boyne City.

Monday, September 7th, 7am-3pm

Mackinac Bridge Walk
Walk the Mighty Mac from St. Ignace to Mackinaw City. 231-436-5574

Friday, September 11th

Antique Tractors Mackinac Bridge Crossing Parade
A parade of tractors cross the Mighty Mac, Mackinaw City. 231-436-5574.

Friday, September 18th - Sunday, September 20th

Big Mac Shoreline Fall Scenic Bike Tour
25, 50, 75, or 100 mile bike tour along the shores of Lake Michigan. 231-436-5574.

Friday, September 18th, 6pm

Mardi Link Book Talk and Signing with Artist Kris Love
Reservations kindly requested, Between the Covers, Harbor Springs. 231-526-6658.

Saturday, September 19th

Harbor Springs Cycling Classic
Ride the Tunnel of Trees. 231-526-2151.

Saturday, September 19th

Big Truck Show and Parade of Lights
Mackinaw City. 231-436-5574.

Saturday, September 19th, 8am

Little Traverse Half Marathon and 10K Run/Walk
This point- to-point course around Little Traverse Bay is flat and fast offering a diverse route with incredible views of Lake Michigan. The half marathon starts in the Village of Bay Harbor and the 10k starts in Petoskey State Park with both races finishing at Zorn Park in Harbor Springs. Sponsored by The Outfitter, Harbor Springs. 231-526-2621.

Saturday, September 19th, 9am-5pm

Bay Harbor Home Tour
Village at Bay Harbor. 231-439-2700.

Saturday, September 19th, 8pm

The Lovin' Spoonful
1960's top selling artists, Odawa Casino. 800-535-3737.

Saturday, September 26th

Highlander Mountain Bike Race
A real mountain bike race, on real mountain bike trails, created by real mountain bikers, for real mountain bikers, Boyne Highlands. 231-526-3000.

Saturday, September 26th, 12pm-3pm

Taste of Harbor Springs
On the waterfront. 231-526-7999.
Taste of Harbor Springs

Saturday, September 26th, 12pm-10pm

Leelanau UnCaged
Downtown Northport closes its streets for 10 hours to host dozens of musical performers, dancers, artists and food artisans. Free fun for the whole family. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association. 231-386-1104.

Sunday, September 27th - Monday, September 28th

Harvest Moon Total Eclipse
10-11:30pm program during eclipse totality; 7pm-2am informal viewing of partial, total and waning eclipse phases. This year’s Harvest Moon arrives under the spell of Earth’s shadow and will appear totally eclipsed everywhere East of the Rocky Mountains, including at Headlands Dark Sky Park, Mackinaw City.
Dark Sky Park

Sunday, September 27th, 10am-4pm

Harvest Festival
Family friendly activities for all ages. Horse-drawn wagon rides, arts and crafts, games and prizes, face painting, plus magic show and fire spinning performances by Magik Mike! Visit the Mini Farmer's Market, with vendors exhibiting and selling homemade items, Castle Farms, Charlevoix.