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August 2021

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Wednesday, August 4th, 6:30am

Pavilion Concert Series
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

Thursday, August 5th - Sunday, August 8th

Boyne Falls Polish Festival
Polish food, Polish music, carnival, rodeo and lots of fun! Bring your polka shoes and plan on having a blast. Entertainment Tent has theme nights, including Polka, Country, Oldies, and more! 231-582-6222.
www.boynefallspolishfestival.com

Thursday, August 5th - Sunday, August 8th

Rendezvous in Mackinaw & 18th Century Trade Fair
Conkling Heritage Park, Mackinaw City. 231-436-5664.
Rendezvous

Thursday, August 5th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Street Musique
Music in the streets of Harbor Springs every Thursday night, June 24-August 19. 231-526-7999.
www.streetmusique.com

Friday, August 6th, 3pm-6pm

First Fridays in downtown Charlevoix
Shopping, family activities and more!
First Fridays

Friday, August 6th, 6pm-9pm

Boyne City's Stroll the Streets
Stroll the streets of Boyne City, listen to music, visit merchants, dine in the many restaurants. 231-582-6222.
Stroll the Streets

Friday, August 6th, 6:30pm

Friday Night Music in the Park
Keith Scott, Marina Park, Harbor Springs.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Friday, August 6th, 9pm

Movies in the Park
Grab your blankets and get ready to watch a movie under the stars. Join Downtown Petoskey every Friday night in July and August for a Movie in the Park at Dark.
Movies

Saturday, August 7th - Sunday, August 8th

Petoskey Antiques
More than 150 antique dealers at the Emmet County Fairgrounds, Petoskey. 9am-5pm Saturday, 9am-4pm Sunday. 231-564-1971.
www.petoskeyantiques.com

Saturday, August 7th - Sunday, August 8th

Portside Art Fair
On Lake Charlevoix, East Jordan. 231-536-3282.
www.portsideartsfair.org

Saturday, August 7th

The Series Presents: Gaines & Wagoner
Concert in the Barn, Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Saturday, August 7th

Dragon Boats
Fundraiser, Charlevoix Circle of Arts.
www.charlevoixcircle.org

Wednesday, August 11th, 6:30pm

Pavilion Concert Series
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

Thursday, August 12th

Car Festival
Gorgeous cars in Zorn Park, Harbor Springs. 231-526-7999.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Thursday, August 12th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Street Musique
Music in the streets of Harbor Springs every Thursday night, June 24-August 19. 231-526-7999.
www.streetmusique.com

Friday, August 13th

Always Patsy Cline
A musical tribute, Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
www.greatlakescfa.org/events/events/

Friday, August 13th, 1pm

Botanical Printing Workshop
Create a one-of-a-kind naturally dyed silk scarf using botanicals from your home or the farm. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, August 13th, 6pm-9pm

Boyne City's Stroll the Streets
Stroll the streets of Boyne City, listen to music, visit merchants, dine in the many restaurants. 231-582-6222.
Stroll the Streets

Friday, August 13th, 6:30pm

Friday Night Music in the Park
Tyler Parkin, Marina Park, Harbor Springs.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Friday, August 13th

Jill Jack Writer’s Workshop
Focusing on preliminary songwriting and involve group exercises. Materials for note taking will be provided and songwriters of any level are welcome to attend. Lavender Hill Farms, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarms.com

Friday, August 13th

Movies in the Park
Grab your blankets and get ready to watch a movie under the stars. Join Downtown Petoskey every Friday night in July and August for a Movie in the Park at Dark.
Movies

Saturday, August 14th - Sunday, August 15th

Odawa Homecoming Pow Wow
Native American dancing, drumming, food, and crafts at the Odawa government center, Harbor Springs. 231-242-1427.
odawahomecoming.weebly.com

Saturday, August 14th

Charlevoix's Waterfront Art Fair
Annual art fair on the waterfront, Charlevoix.
www.charlevoixwaterfrontartfair.org

Saturday, August 14th, 12pm-4pm

Second Saturday
Family fun, Raven Hill Discovery Center. 231-536-3369.
www.ravenhilldiscoverycenter.org

Saturday, August 14th, 7:30pm

The Series Presents: Stella
Concert in the Barn. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, August 15th, 4pm-6pm

Little Bay Live
Great Lake Chamber Orchestra performance, Marina Park, Harbor Springs.
www.glcorchestra.org

Tuesday, August 17th, 9pm

By the Light of the Lavender Moon
Night sky story telling. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Wednesday, August 18th, 6:30pm

Pavilion Concert Series
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.boynecitychamber.com

Wednesday, August 18th

Dance with Me
Join professional ballroom dance instructor Zoë Marshall Rashid and learn how to dance the Rumba in this fun class for beginners and experienced dancers alike. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Thursday, August 19th - Saturday, August 21st

Sidewalk Sales
Downtown Charlevoix. 231-547-2101.
www.charlevoix.org

Thursday, August 19th, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Street Musique
Music in the streets of Harbor Springs every Thursday night, June 24-August 19. 231-526-7999.
www.streetmusique.com

Thursday, August 19th

Bingo with Your Besties
Evening includes 12 rounds of BINGO with a variety of extra special lavender prizes for our winners to choose from. Lavender Hill Farms, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, August 20th - Saturday, August 21st

Sidewalk Sales
Downtown Harbor Springs is the place to be with a street and sidewalk sales. 231-526-7999.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Friday, August 20th, 12pm

Canvas Tote Painting Workshop
Join skilled artisan teacher Sharon Smithem for anafternoon filled with sunshine and sunflowers. Lavender Hill Farms, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, August 20th, 6pm-9pm

Boyne City's Stroll the Streets
Stroll the streets of Boyne City, listen to music, visit merchants, dine in the many restaurants. 231-582-6222.
Stroll the Streets

Saturday, August 21st, 8pm

An Evening with Chris Botti
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Botti

Wednesday, August 25th, 6:30pm

Pavilion Concert Series
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.boynecitychamber.com

Thursday, August 26th, 6:30pm

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

Friday, August 27th, 6pm-9pm

Boyne City's Stroll the Streets
Stroll the streets of Boyne City, listen to music, visit merchants, dine in the many restaurants. 231-582-6222.
Stroll the Streets

Saturday, August 28th, 8pm

Paul Taylor Dance Company
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Dance

Tuesday, August 31st, 1pm

Sunflower Floral Design Workshop
Join skilled florist Sydney Wormell as she teaches the basics and a bit beyond of floral arranging. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com