Annual Harvest Stompede- Sept. 7-8

This annual weekend features a spectacular race through Leelanau’s vineyards followed by a self guided wine tour of LPVA member wineries featuring world class wines and culinary delights that reflect the season’s bounty. The weekend’s festivities kick off at 9:00am … Continue reading

Salmon Classic Fishing Tournament- Aug. 30

The 2013 Salmon Classic Fishing Tournament invites anglers from all over Michigan to fish for Cash & Prizes in a number of different tournaments on East & West Grand Traverse Bays. Over $15,000 in cash will be up for grabs … Continue reading

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:

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