Just Dune It! August 17th

Join us for the second annual Dune Dash on Saturday, August 17th showcasing the Sleeping Bear Dunes Heritage Trail! This 4 mile run/walk will start and finish at the base of the Dune Climb, runners will race on the new Sleeping Bear … Continue reading

Great Wakes Festival- August 17th

The Second Annual Great Wakes Festival takes place on the shores of West Grand Traverse Bay to showcase one of Traverse City’s most popular attractions: the water. The evening festival will celebrate water sports, activities and conservation efforts as a variety of … Continue reading

44th Annual Buckley Old Engine Show Aug. 15-18

This event has over 700 antique gas and steam tractors, cars and trucks — and a working 1923 steam locomotive that carries passengers around a mile of track. More Information Here:

8th Annual Lobster Fest- Aug 15

Fresh lobster flown in from Maine served with redskin potatoes, cole slaw, beer & wine. Live maritime music performed by Handy Billy! Two seatings available: 6 & 7:30pm. Tickets must be purchased in advance, chicken option available. Call 231-386-7195 for … Continue reading

Downtown Street Sale- August 2

Enjoy sales at your favorite downtown shops all day! More Information:

Classic Boats on the Boardwalk- Aug. 3

Organized by the Water Wonderland Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society, Inc., this is a judged show located along the Boardman River boardwalk in Traverse City. Admission is free. Featuring 50 boats, circa 1900 through current wooden classics. … Continue reading

Summer Microbrew & Music Festival- Aug 23 & 24

5th Annual Summer Microbrew & Music Festival at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons.  Attendees will get to sample craft brews, wines, cider, mead, and non-alcoholic beverages from more than 60 producers from Michigan and beyond. Live music, great local food, and … Continue reading

Northport Wine Festival at Haserot Park- August 10

Join us for the Northport Wine Festival, the original Leelanau Wine Festival! Enjoy a day in beautiful Northport, rain or shine, for fine wine, food, and fun! Inquire for More Information:

Cherry Bomb Lacrosse Tournament: July 26-28

The Cherry Bomb Lacrosse Tournament brings the best of the Midwest Lacrosse Teams from Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Texas, and Canada.  Please join us for what promises to be one of the top competitive events in the Midwest.  Friday 3 – … Continue reading

Traverse City Film Festival: July 30-Aug 4

Summertime is “outside time” in Traverse City, so it might seem odd that one of the area’s most popular new summer festivals takes place almost entirely indoors. Founded in 2005, the Traverse City Film Festival has been able to lure … Continue reading

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