Mackinac Island Calendar of Events

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June 2019

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Saturday, June 1st - Sunday, June 2nd

Tip of the Mitt Fiber Fair
Workshops on felting, knitting, spinning, visible mending, and felting. Also featuring live music, food trucks, fiber arts demonstrations, sheep dog and sheep shearing demos, Emmet County Fairgrounds, Petoskey.

Saturday, June 1st

Harbor Springs Cycling Series
Experience a leisurely bike ride along some of the most scenic roads of northern Michigan. The routes include scenic M-119, locally known as Lake Shore Drive, better known as the "Tunnel of Trees." Birchwood Inn, Harbor Springs.
birchwoodinn.com/hscyclingclassic.html

Saturday, June 1st

Dirty Dog Dash
Mud run! Boyne Mountain. 800-GO-BOYNE.
www.boyne.com

Thursday, June 6th, 5:30pm

Swirl
A delicious blend of arts, libations, and fun, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Crooked Tree

Thursday, June 6th, 6pm-8pm

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

Friday, June 7th - Sunday, June 16th

Lilac Festival
Flowers, food, games, and parades commemorate these scented flowers all week long, Mackinac Island. 877-847-0086.
Mackinac Island Lilac Festival

Friday, June 7th - Sunday, June 9th

Petoskey Soccer Tournament
The Petoskey Youth Soccer Association offers competitive soccer in a variety of age groups. 231-348-2947.
www.petoskeysoccer.com

Friday, June 7th, 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, June 7th, 9:30am

Trail Building Work Bee Duncan Bay Preserve
Continue building the trail and boardwalk to Lake Huron. Bring work gloves, sturdy footwear, and your lunch and we will bring the tools, snacks and water. Meet at the parking area on Duncan Ave. Little Traverse Conservancy event. 231-347-0991.
www.landtrust.org

Friday, June 7th, 10am-1pm

Artisans and Farmers Market
Seasonal produce, baked goods, textiles, pottery, music and more. Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Friday, June 7th, 5pm-9pm

Summer Open House
Music, food, games, and more in downtown Petoskey.
www.petoskeydowntown.com

Saturday, June 8th - Sunday, June 9th

Free Fishing Weekend
Fish for free throughout Michigan.
www.michigan.gov/dnr

Saturday, June 8th, 8pm

An Evening with Judy Collins
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Sunday, June 9th, 7pm

Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra: Spring Bay View Concert
An evening of great music featuring Concert Variations by Ginastera, a commission by Lockington, and Dona Nobis Pacem by Williams.
www.glcorchestra.org

Thursday, June 13th - Sunday, June 16th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Henry Yan, figure and portrait drawing. Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Thursday, June 13th

Taste of Mackinac
Mackinac Island.
www.mackinacisland.org

Thursday, June 13th, 5pm-9pm

Summer Open House
Charlevoix merchants celebrate summer and the kick off of movies by the marina. 231-547-2101.
www.charlevoix.org

Thursday, June 13th, 6pm-8pm

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

Friday, June 14th - Sunday, June 16th

In Water Boat Show
Village at Bay Harbor. 231-439-2000.
Boat Show

Friday, June 14th - Sunday, June 16th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Christine Mauersberger, mindful stitching, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Friday, June 14th, 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

Saturday, June 15th

Michigan Mountain Mayhem
A 50K teaser, a 100K metric century, a 160K, (100 mile century), and a 200K double metric cycling event. Registration limited to the 1,000. Begins in Boyne City. 231-582-0542.
www.michiganmountainmayhem.com

Saturday, June 15th

Taste of the North
History and great food together on the waterfront, Petoskey. 231-487-1188.
Taste of the North

Saturday, June 15th - Sunday, June 16th

Ellebration!
A parade, bonfire, kids games, pig roast, and more in Ellsworth. 231-360-0676.
ejchamber.org/events/summer/ellebration/

Saturday, June 15th, 8pm

Kathleen Madigan
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Sunday, June 16th, 8pm

Love is All We Need
Bay View's Voorhies Hall. 231-348-9551.
www.bayviewassociation.org/all_performances

Monday, June 17th - Thursday, June 20th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Patti Mollica, learn to paint in bold, expressive colors, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Monday, June 17th, 6:30pm

Evenings at the Gazebo, Wyatt & Shari Knapp
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, June 19th, 8:30am

Summer Lecture Series: Jerome Rand
North Central Michigan College.
www.ncmich.edu

Wednesday, June 19th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Steel and Wood, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Wednesday, June 19th, 6pm

Night of the Arts
A special evening dedicated to artists and fine art lovers in Harbor Springs. Enjoy an array of mediums including oils, precious metals, gemstones, pearls, acrylics, clay, bronze, glass, and more. 231-526-7999.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Wednesday, June 19th, 6:30pm

Evenings at the Gazebo, James Michael Duo (JM Duo)
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, June 19th, 8pm

Expansive: Music of Mozart, Brahms, and Shakespeare
Bay View's Hall Auditorium. 231-348-9551.
www.bayviewfestival.org

Thursday, June 20th, 6pm-9pm

Gallery Walk
Visit the art galleries of downtown Petoskey and enjoy food, drinks, prizes. 231-347-4150.
www.petoskeydowntown.com

Thursday, June 20th, 6pm-8pm

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

Friday, June 21st - Saturday, June 22nd

Vintage Car & Boat Festival
Village at Bay Harbor. 231-439-2000.
www.bayharbor.com/event-detail/vintage-car-boat-festival/

Friday, June 21st - Saturday, June 22nd

Antiques On The Bay Auto Show
Downtown St. Ignace.
Car Show

Friday, June 21st - Saturday, June 22nd

Quilts by the Bay Quilt Show
Be sure to check out this National Quilting Association Judged show with more than 150 quilts on display! There will be a Certified Appraiser available, door prizes and goodie bags, Holy Childhood Community Center, Harbor Springs.
www.ltbquiltersguild.org

Friday, June 21st, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Crosscut Kings, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey.
Concerts in the Park

Saturday, June 22nd, 7:30pm

Moxie Strings
Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, June 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.
www.gatherharborsprings.com

Sunday, June 23rd

The Road Less Traveled
John Hall Auditorium, Bay View. 231-347-6225.
www.bayviewassociation.org/all_performances

Monday, June 24th - Thursday, June 27th

Crooked Tree Arts Center Workshop
Sterling Edwards, watercolor A-Z, Crooked Tree Arts Center, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
www.crookedtree.org

Tuesday, June 25th - Saturday, June 29th

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

Wednesday, June 26th - Sunday, June 30th

Freedom Festival
Music, food, activities, and more, East Jordan.
Freedom Festival

Wednesday, June 26th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
Chris Koury, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Wednesday, June 26th

Kombucha at the Farm Class
This class includes tastings, step by step brew & bottle process demonstration and a take home kit to start your very own batch of kombucha goodness. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Wednesday, June 26th, 6:30pm

Evenings at the Gazebo, Calamity Jane
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, June 26th, 8pm

Unbounded: Four Continents & Five Players
Bay View's Hall Auditorium. 231-348-9551.
www.bayviewassociation.org/all_performances

Thursday, June 27th, 6pm

Blessing of the Fleet
A boat parade with a blessing of each boat, Harbor Springs harbor, sponsored by the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society.
www.harborspringshistory.org

Thursday, June 27th, 6pm-8pm

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

Thursday, June 27th, 7pm

Summer's Launch Party
Celebrate summer, Walstrom Marine Showroom, sponsored by Harbor Springs Area Historical Society. 231-526-9771.
www.harborspringshistory.org

Thursday, June 27th, 8pm

An Evening with Daniel Pink
Author of several provocative, bestselling books about business, work, and behavior— including his newest, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which spent four months on the New York Times bestseller list. Great Lakes Center for the Arts.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Friday, June 28th - Saturday, June 29th

St. Ignace Auto Show
One of the largest all-make, all-model shows in the country. 800-870-8717.
Car Show

Friday, June 28th, 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, June 28th, 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, June 28th, 12pm

Concerts in the Park
The Real Ingredients, Pennsylvania Park, Petoskey. 231-347-4337.
Concerts in the Park

Saturday, June 29th - Saturday, July 6th

National Cherry Festival
More than 150 events, including free air shows over the Bay, colorful parades, music shows, sporting events, marching bands, rides on the midway, pie-eating contests, and more. 800-968-3380.
www.cherryfestival.org

Saturday, June 29th - Sunday, June 30th

Mackinaw City Arts & Crafts Show
Conkling Heritage Park, Mackinaw City. 231-435-5664.
www.mackinawcity.com

Saturday, June 29th - Sunday, June 30th

Summer Art Show
East Park, downtown Charlevoix 10am-5pm Saturday, 10am-4pm Sunday.
www.charlevoix.org

Saturday, June 29th - Sunday, June 30th

Used Book Sale
Charlevoix Public Library.

Saturday, June 29th - Monday, July 1st

Million Dollar Quartet
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor, 8 p.m each night.
Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Saturday, June 29th, 7:30pm

Lemon Squeezy
Concert at Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, June 30th, 8pm

Patriotic Pops Explosion
Bay View's John Hall Auditorium. 231-347-6225.
www.bayviewassociation.org/all_performances