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July 2021

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Thursday, July 1st, 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, July 1st, 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, July 1st, 6:30pm

Lavender Libations Workshop
Learn the bar basics, how to use simple syrups, and why bartenders create and make cocktails the way they do. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 2nd, 3pm-6pm

First Fridays in downtown Charlevoix
First Fridays in downtown Charlevoix
First Fridays

Friday, July 2nd, 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

Friday, July 2nd, 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, July 3rd - Saturday, July 10th

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, July 3rd - Sunday, July 4th

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, July 3rd - Sunday, July 4th

July 4th Celebration Boyne City
A glorious celebration of Independence Day with a variety of activities.
www.boyne4thofjuly.com

Sunday, 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

Sunday, 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

Tuesday, July 6th, 10pm

Movies in the Park
Harbor Spring's Zorn Park at dusk. 231-526-7999
www.harborspringschamber.com

Wednesday, July 7th, 11am

Lavender Planting Workshop
Learn to plant and care for a lavender plant from infancy through adulthood. After a walking tour, receive step-by-step guidance on the planting and care process. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Wednesday, July 7th, 6pm

Eucalyptus & Fresh Lavender Wreath Workshop
Learn to make a 18-inch fresh lavender and eucalyptus wreath. All materials and step-by-step instruction will be provided by Sydney from Upsy-Daisy Floral. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Wednesday, July 7th, 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, July 8th, 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, July 9th - Saturday, July 10th

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 9th, 11am

Lavender Planting Workshop
Learn to plant and care for a lavender plant from infancy through adulthood. After a walking tour, receive step-by-step guidance on the planting and care process. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 9th, 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

Friday, July 9th, 9pm

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.
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, July 10th - Sunday, July 11th

Charlevoix Arts & Crafts Show
This show has something for everyone, offering an exciting mix of fine art and hobby crafts, acrylic and oil paintings, jewelry, pottery, baskets, furniture, clothing and rugs are just a few of the things you will find! On the watefront, Charlevoix.
www.charlevoix.org

Saturday, July 10th, 12pm-4pm

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

Saturday, July 10th, 7:30pm

The Series Presents: Cousin Curtis
Concert in the barn. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, July 11th, 11am

Lavender Planting Workshop
Learn to plant and care for a lavender plant from infancy through adulthood. After a walking tour, receive step-by-step guidance on the planting and care process. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, July 11th, 4pm-6pm

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

Tuesday, July 13th, 9:30pm

Romancing the Stars
Star gazing, stories, and more. Lavender Hill Farms, Horton Bay. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhill.com

Wednesday, July 14th, 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, July 15th - Friday, July 16th, 12am-12am

Dart for Art
The annual fundraiser for the Crooked Tree Arts Center, Irish Boat Shop, Harbor Springs, featuring local artist Heidi Marshall. 231-347-4337.
Dart

Thursday, July 15th - Monday, July 19th

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 15th - Thursday, January 7th, 12am-5pm

Food Truck Rally
Food trucks and other exciting food vendors from northern Michigan circle ’round the park in downtown Boyne City for ease of finding exactly what everyone in your family would like to taste. Hosted by Boyne City Farmers Market, the proceeds of this casual event benefit the continued renovation of the community pavilion.
boynecitymainstreet.com/main-street-events/

Thursday, July 15th, 6pm

Mixillation Workshop
Start out the night with a welcome Lavender 75 cocktail and guided farm tour, the group will learn how we harvest lavender and how to distill essential oil and hydrosol. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Thursday, July 15th, 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, July 15th

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, July 16th - Saturday, July 17th

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 16th - Sunday, July 18th

World Series of the North
Fun in Boyne City.
World Series

Friday, July 16th, 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, July 16th, 6:30pm

Friday Night Music in the Park
Holly August, Marina Park, Harbor Springs.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Friday, July 16th, 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, July 17th - Saturday, July 24th

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 17th

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

Saturday, July 17th, 11am

Lavender Planting Workshop
Learn to plant and care for a lavender plant from infancy through adulthood. After a walking tour, receive step-by-step guidance on the planting and care process. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Saturday, July 17th, 7:30pm

The Series Present: Morgan Miles
Concert in the Barn. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Sunday, July 18th, 10am-4pm

Good Hart Mini Fair
Silent auction, art fair, activities, bake sale, games, and more, Robinson Road Fire Hall grounds.

Tuesday, July 20th, 7:30pm

Bay View's Big Read
Author Elizabeth Letts with her book, Finding Dorothy, Bay View.
Bay View

Tuesday, July 20th, 10pm

Movies in the Park
Harbor Spring's Zorn Park at dusk. 231-526-7999.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Wednesday, July 21st, 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, July 22nd, 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, July 22nd, 8pm

Comedian Ryan Hamilton
Laughter fills the house, Great Lake Center for the Performing Arts, Bay Harbor.
Hamilton

Friday, July 23rd - Friday, July 24th

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

Friday, July 23rd - Saturday, July 24th, 12am-12am

Art Festival
Juried art festival,downtown Bay Harbor.
Art Festival

Friday, July 23rd, 10am

Lavender Planting Workshop
Learn to plant and care for a lavender plant from infancy through adulthood. After a walking tour, receive step-by-step guidance on the planting and care process. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 23rd, 11am

Children’s Beekeeping Class
Information about honeybees, an observation hive to safely see honeybees at work, a walking tour of the working bees at Lavender Hill Farm, a pollinator craft, a bee story and a honey tasting.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 23rd, 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, July 23rd, 6:30pm

Friday Night Music in the Park
Dede Alder, Marina Park, Harbor Springs.
www.harborspringschamber.com

Friday, July 23rd, 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

Sunday, July 25th, 4pm-6pm

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

Wednesday, July 28th, 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, July 29th, 6pm

Mixillation Workshop
Start out the night with a welcome Lavender 75 cocktail and guided farm tour, the group will learn how we harvest lavender and how to distill essential oil and hydrosol. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Thursday, July 29th, 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, July 30th - Saturday, July 31st

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

Friday, July 30th - Sunday, August 1st

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

Friday, July 30th, 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, July 30th, 6:30pm

Family Fun Bingo & Dance Night
Evening includes 12 rounds of Bingo with fun lavender prizes followed by dancing your socks off with the YMCA, Hokey Pokey, Chicken Dance and so much more. Lavender Hill Farm, Boyne City. 231-582-3784.
www.lavenderhillfarm.com

Friday, July 30th, 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, July 31st, 7:30pm

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

Saturday, July 31st, 8pm

An Evening with Lyle Lovett
Great Lakes Center for the Arts, Bay Harbor.
Lovett