Microbrew & Music Festival August 21-22

We invite you to experience an evening of savory, thirst-quenching craft brews, the music of accomplished performers – local and national, and appetizing eats from local food vendors. Since the summer of 2009 we have celebrated and highlighted the craft … Continue reading

Northwestern Michigan Fair -August 9-15

Family fun at the annual fair! Exhibits, barn dance, 4-H live stock shows, carnival, Grand Stand shows, tough truck competition, midway and great food.

Elk Rapids Harbor Days -August 5-8

Elk Rapids Harbor Days is a big city festival with a small town feel and truly is a celebration of community! Traverse Magazine’s Red Hot Best Awards named Elk Rapids Harbor Days for the 2nd year in a row, the … Continue reading

Traverse City Film Festival -July 28-August 2

The Traverse City Film Festival offers an outstanding selection of independent, foreign, and documentary films, as well as premieres, parties, panel discussions and lectures about the world of film. Most events are held near downtown — at the vintage State … Continue reading

Paddle for Pints -July 6

Paddle for Pints events begin with a check-in at The Filling Station Microbrewery, where we encourage participants to enjoy lunch and a beer, then proceed to launch from Hull Park, steps away. After launching from Hull Park, just a short … Continue reading

National Cherry Festival July 4-11

Oldest, Biggest and Still the Champion: The National Cherry Festival. Traverse City is still proud to be America’s Cherry Capital. It celebrates that heritage every year during the first full week of July with an eight-day party featuring over 150 … Continue reading

Cedar Polka Festival -July 2

This Polish-American Leelanau Peninsula community kicks up its heels at a four-day party with hearty food, drink and continuous polka music and dancing. Call for admission prices for adults. Ages 12 and under are free when accompanied by parent. Flag … Continue reading

Traverse City Wine & Art Festival -June 20

Discover cool-climate wines, local cuisine and culture of northern Michigan at the the 7th annual Traverse City Wine & Art Festival at the Village at Grand Traverse Commons in Traverse City on Saturday, June 20, 2015 from 2:00 to 9:00 … Continue reading

Great Lakes Discovery Sail- June 20

A unique hands-on experience for the entire family aboard the 77′ schooner Inland Seas. Become part of the maritime sailing tradition by raising the anchor, hoisting the sails, and steering the schooner. While the schooner is under sail, small groups … Continue reading

Suttons Bay Summer Solstice Art & Wine Walk- June 19

The Village of Suttons Bay will host its Annual Summer Solstice Art Walk. The event features galleries & shops in the village partnering with Leelanau wineries for a perfect summer evening. From 5-9 PM each gallery and shop will host … Continue reading

Bayshore Resort | 833 East Front Street | Traverse City, Michigan 49686