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June 2017

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Farr Friends - Onekama
2
  • ZZ Top - Live at Interlochen
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Tai Chi
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
3
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Farmers Market Open
  • Japanese Knotweed Community Workshop
  • Saturday Morning Matinee's
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Nashville comes to Manistee!
  • Barefoot Live at Iron Fish Distillery
  • Sandra Effert Returns!
4
  • Blair Miller at The Fillmore
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Nashville Come to Manistee
  • Nashville comes to Manistee!
  • Barefoot Live at Iron Fish Distillery
  • Sandra Effert Returns!
5
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Tai Chi
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
6
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Tour of The Ramsdell Theater with Nanci Swenson
  • Michigan Legacy Art Park Golf Classic
7
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Fee Free Days at the Huron-Manistee National Forests
  • The Taco 'Bout It Truck
  • Tai Chi
  • Wednesday Morning Classics
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Blast Off Golf Outing
8
  • Today at the Vogue
  • The Taco 'Bout It Truck
  • Demo Day, Callaway & SRixon
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Sip and Stroke Paint Party
9
  • Mudstock with The LACS
  • Today at the Vogue
  • The Taco 'Bout It Truck
  • Tai Chi
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Maple Bourbon Release Party
  • Sip and Stroke Paint Party
10
  • Carrie and Roger Live!
  • Mudstock with The LACS
  • FREE Fishing Weekend
  • FREE ORV Weekend
  • Today at the Vogue
  • The Taco 'Bout It Truck
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Farmers Market Open
  • 5th Annual Blessing of the Bugs
  • Friends of Lighthouse Park "Spruce Up" Day
  • Saturday Morning Matinee's
  • 8th Annual Benefit Classic Car Show
  • The Canning Diva
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Maple Bourbon Release Party
  • JAZZ Night!
11
  • Mudstock with The LACS
  • FREE Fishing Weekend
  • FREE ORV Weekend
  • The Taco 'Bout It Truck
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Live Music on the Porch: Awesome Distraction
  • JAZZ Night!
12
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Tai Chi
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
13
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Bats at the Library!
  • Tap/Musical Theater Workshop with Ms. Shelli
14
  • Fee Free Days at the Huron-Manistee National Forests
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Tai Chi
  • Wednesday Morning Classics
  • Dune Wildflower Hike
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Volunteer Recruitment at The Ramsdell Theater
15
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Business After Hours Block Party
  • Volunteer Recruitment at The Ramsdell Theater
16
  • Thunder at The River
  • Tai Chi
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Michigan Memorial Wall
17
  • Cheryl Wolfram featured at Friday Night Music Live
  • Thunder at The River
  • Free Family Event at Michigan Legacy Art Park
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Farmers Market Open
  • Furball Golf Scramble
  • Saturday Morning Matinee's
  • Classic Car Show
  • Art Park Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Stormcloud Brewery's Beerthday
  • Spirit of the Woods Music Festival
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Captain Underpants Celebration
18
  • Awesome Distraction!
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Stormcloud Brewery's Beerthday
  • Spirit of the Woods Music Festival
  • Father's Day at Iron Fish!
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Live Music on the Porch: Chloe & Olivia Kimes
19
  • Tai Chi
  • Maker Mondays!--Design Your Own Book Bag!
  • Bucket Drumming Class!
  • Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Summer Solstice Concert
20
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Bucket Drumming Class!
  • Trolley Tours
  • Story Time
  • Summer Solstice Concert
  • Shoreline Showcase Summer Concert Series
21
  • Today at the Vogue
  • MCSFA Kids Fish Day
  • Tai Chi
  • Kids Fish Day
  • Wednesday Morning Classics
  • Bucket Drumming Class!
  • Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Builder Challenge--Legos & more!
  • The Harvest: A Community Partner Presentation
  • Shoreline Showcase Summer Concert Series
22
  • 43rd Annual Irons Flea Roast & Ox Market
  • Today at the Vogue
  • Inaugural Frankfort48 Film Festival
  • Bucket Drumming Class!
  • Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Parade: Irons Flea Roast & Ox Market
  • Ox Market Opens
  • Carnival Opens - Kids Day
  • Entertainment Tent Opens
  • Co-Ed Softball Tournament
  • Kids Penny Scramble
23
  • Larry Bialik & The Ramblin Band
  • 43rd Annual Irons Flea Roast & Ox Market
  • Ladies Classic Pro/Am Fishing Tournament
  • Inaugural Frankfort48 Film Festival
  • Tai Chi
  • Bucket Drumming Class!
  • Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Ox Market, Carnival & Beer Tent Opens
  • Kids Penny Scramble
  • Mini Horse Pulls
  • Live Acoustic Music by Daniel James
  • Cornhole Tournament
  • Draft Horse Pull
  • Kids Penny Scramble
  • Cousin Curtis
24
  • Whiskey Rebels - Live Country Music
  • 43rd Annual Irons Flea Roast & Ox Market
  • Budweiser Pro/Am Fishing Tournament
  • Inaugural Frankfort48 Film Festival
  • Adventure North Overnight Trip
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Gunnar & The Grizzly Boys - Live Music
  • Farmers Market Open
  • Softball Tournament Resumes
  • Concealed Pistol License Class
  • Ox Market & Beer Tent Opens
  • Saturday Morning Matinee's
  • Trolley Tours
  • Carnival Opens
  • Kids HulaHoop Contest
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Kids Sack Race
  • Kids Penny Scramble
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Arm Wrestling Tournament
  • Kids Bubble Gum Blowing Contest
  • Hot Dog Eating Contest
  • Kids Egg Toss Contest
  • Dog Man Arrives
  • Examine the Sun - Sleeping Bear Dunes Climb
  • Daniel James Acoustic Music
  • Cornhole Tournament
  • DogMan Performance
  • Jazz Night
  • Kids Penny Scramble
  • Cousin Curtis
25
  • OTC Live Music
  • Elroy Meltzer
  • 43rd Annual Irons Flea Roast & Ox Market
  • Budweiser Pro/Am Fishing Tournament
  • Bagpiper at Sunset
  • Star Gaze - Sleeping Bear Dunes Climb
  • Fireworks Over Skinner Park at Dark
  • Classic Car Show Registration
  • Gospel Breakfast
  • Softball Tournament Finals
  • Ox Market, Carnival, Car Show Opens
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Entertainment & Beer Tent Opens
  • Duke & The Studebakers Live Music
  • Manistee Saints Baseball
  • Live Music on the Porch: Don Rabinette
  • Ladies & Lead
  • The Hidden Lives of Objects: A closer look at the museum's rare artifacts
  • Jazz Night
26
  • Tai Chi
  • Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Concerts In The Park
27
  • Trolley Tours
  • Confetti Art Quilt Class
  • Concerts In The Park
  • Shoreline Showcase Summer Concert Series
28
  • Marc Broussard
  • Tai Chi
  • Wednesday Morning Classics
  • Volunteer Work Day at Misty Acres
  • Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Shoreline Showcase Summer Concert Series
29
  • Michael McDonald & Boz Scaggs
  • Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • Farr Friends - Onekama
  • Moving Spirit Boutique Ribbon Cutting
  • Yoga with Rebecca
  • Teen Dance
30
  • Paul Shaffer & The Worlds Most Dangerous Band
  • Manistee National Forest Festival
  • Rotary Golf Outing
  • Tai Chi
  • Forest Service Bus Tour
  • The Hidden Lives of Objects
  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors
  • Historic Trolley Tours
  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia
  • B-17 Bomber “Yankee Lady”
  • TJ Schmidt Carnival
  • Customs-n-Classics Car Club
  • Manistee Lions Club Fish Boil
  • Forest Festival Kick Off!
  • Fremont John at the Iron Fish Distillery
  • Teen Dance
  • VIP Beach Bash
  • Pippin the Musical
June 28, 2017
  • Marc Broussard

    June 28, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Cordson Auditorium
    Ticket price(s):$42 Pit Seating, $37 Orchestra

    More info:

    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • Tai Chi

    June 28, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Fifth Avenue Beach, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Tai Chi is a set of slow and mildly strenuous movements that improve balance, posture and a sense of well being. It begins with warm up exercises, a brief time of instruction on various moves, then practice of the full set with appropriate meditative music and instructive call by the leader.

    Mon/Wed/Fri at 9am (sessions will last about 45 minutes).
    Mid May-Oct. (Weather Permitting)
    Location: 5th Avenue Beach House
    This is a no charge program open for all ages.

    For additional info call the Manistee Recreation Association(MRA) at (231) 723-9274 or visit manisteemra.com

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  • Wednesday Morning Classics

    June 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Vogue Theatre, 383 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Wednesday Morning Classics –
    Showtime is 10am - $2 per ticket.

    June 28: THE SOUND OF MUSIC (1962)

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  • Volunteer Work Day at Misty Acres

    June 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    11818 N Manistee County Line Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    Location:
    Misty Acres
    11818-11998 N Manistee County Line Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683

    Join us at the Misty Acres farm for much-needed work at this special place. Please bring gloves and comfortable shoes, and don't forget to dress for the weather! For more details, contact Vic Lane at vlane@gtrlc.org or (231) 929-7911. To RSVP please visit our website: www.gtrlc.org or call 231-929-7911

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  • Trolley Tours

    June 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Dial A Ride, 180 Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy a ride in the trolley as you are given a tour of Manistee! Tours depart from the Veteran’s Memorial Parking lot across from Dial A Ride.
    Admission: $6 per person, $3 for Seniors (65+), Children (3-16), & Disabled.
    Call Manistee County Transportation at (231) 723-6525 for fast, convenient service anywhere within the county!

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  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia

    June 28, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    S.S. City of Milwaukee, 99 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    S.S. City of Milwaukee: Take a 50-minute guided tour to learn about all six decks, including the engine room, car deck, cabins & staterooms, the captain's quarters and the pilot house.
    Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    GUIDED TOUR – on the hour
    ADULT $10.00 - STUDENTS $8.00 ( 7-17 ) SENIORS $8.00 ( 60+)

    ===================

    Or try our 30-minute guided tour (bottom of the hour)
    ADULT $6.00 - STUDENTS $4.00 ( 7-17 ) - SENIORS $4.00 ( 60+)

    Coast Guard Cutter Acacia: Browse the pilot hours, cabins, galley and more! Photos and placards provide a basic overview of the boat's history and purpose. Convenient for visitors with younger children, special time considerations, and those waiting for the next S.S. City of Milwaukee tour. Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    SELF-GUIDED TOUR - at any time during open hours. ALL AGES $ 4.00

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  • Shoreline Showcase Summer Concert Series

    June 27, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - June 28, 2017 1:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    ShoreLine ShowCase is a volunteer, not-for-profit group that features professional, top-quality jazz, blues, and variety music FREE to the public at 7pm on Tuesday nights at the Rotary Gazebo at First Street Beach. Schedule as follows:

    June 27: Paul Keller's "At Sundown" Quintet (Jazz, pop, & show tunes)
    July 4: Forest Fest/Holiday Explosion with Jim Shaneberger from 6:45-8:15pm (Blues, rock, funk, & soul) followed by the Paul Nelson Band from 8:45-10:30pm (Blues/blues/rock fusion)
    July 11: Greg Nagy Blues Band
    July 18: Mary Rademacher Reed with Mark Kahny Band (Pop, jazz, & show tunes)
    July 25: Organissimo (Funk, soul, jazz, & jam)
    August 1: Planet D Nonet (Pop, jazz, & show tunes)
    August 8: Rudy Petschauer's NYC Allstars with Melanie Marod (Jazz, pop, & R&B)
    August 15: Thornetta Davis (Blues, funk, soul, R&B)
    August 22: Tell Yo Mama (Pop, R&B, funk, & soul)
    August 29: Jim Shaneberger (Blues, rock, funk, & soul)

    Rain site: First Street Beach House or the Lions Pavilion

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June 29, 2017
  • Michael McDonald & Boz Scaggs

    June 29, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 3:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Kresge Auditorium
    Ticket price(s):$65 Platinum, $60 Gold, $55 Silver, $48 Bronze

    More info

    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • Trolley Tours

    June 29, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Dial A Ride, 180 Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy a ride in the trolley as you are given a tour of Manistee! Tours depart from the Veteran’s Memorial Parking lot across from Dial A Ride.
    Admission: $6 per person, $3 for Seniors (65+), Children (3-16), & Disabled.
    Call Manistee County Transportation at (231) 723-6525 for fast, convenient service anywhere within the county!

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  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia

    June 29, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    S.S. City of Milwaukee, 99 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    S.S. City of Milwaukee: Take a 50-minute guided tour to learn about all six decks, including the engine room, car deck, cabins & staterooms, the captain's quarters and the pilot house.
    Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    GUIDED TOUR – on the hour
    ADULT $10.00 - STUDENTS $8.00 ( 7-17 ) SENIORS $8.00 ( 60+)

    ===================

    Or try our 30-minute guided tour (bottom of the hour)
    ADULT $6.00 - STUDENTS $4.00 ( 7-17 ) - SENIORS $4.00 ( 60+)

    Coast Guard Cutter Acacia: Browse the pilot hours, cabins, galley and more! Photos and placards provide a basic overview of the boat's history and purpose. Convenient for visitors with younger children, special time considerations, and those waiting for the next S.S. City of Milwaukee tour. Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    SELF-GUIDED TOUR - at any time during open hours. ALL AGES $ 4.00

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  • Farr Friends - Onekama

    June 29, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Onekama, MI 49675, USA

    Meeting most Thursdays from 2pm – 4pm at the Farr Center, Farr Friends is an opportunity for members of the community, both new and established, to get together for some fun. Special events are scheduled each month - presentations on the history of the area, travelogues, book talks, etc.

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  • Moving Spirit Boutique Ribbon Cutting

    June 29, 2017 @ 9:30 pm - 10:30 pm
    429 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Join Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce Staff, Ambassadors and members of the community in a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Moving Spirit Boutique!

    Check out the store set up and all it's goodies under the new ownership of Rachel Brooks!

    Wine and gourmet desserts will be served.

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  • Yoga with Rebecca

    June 29, 2017 @ 10:00 pm - 11:15 pm
    358 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Yoga with Rebecca Teriete. Guest instructor Rebecca from San Diego CA is visiting Manistee once again and stopping in to teach a yoga class with us. All levels welcome!!
    $10 drop ins

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  • Teen Dance

    June 29, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - June 30, 2017 1:00 am
    555 1st St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    The Armory Youth Project with sponsorship from Filer Credit Union is excited to announce that they are hosting a teen dance on Thursday, June 29th from 7pm-9pm. This is a FREE event with concessions available and music by DJ Cole Black for youth in 6th thru 12th grade. So spread the word, grab your friends and be ready to have a great time!

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June 30, 2017
  • Paul Shaffer & The Worlds Most Dangerous Band

    June 30, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 3:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Paul Shaffer & The Worlds Most Dangerous Band with Special Guest Vocalist Valerie Simpson.

    Kresge Auditorium
    Ticket price(s):$62.50 Platinum, $57.50 Gold, $52.50 Silver, $45.50 Bronze

    - More info -
    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • Manistee National Forest Festival

    June 30, 2017 - July 4, 2017

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  • Rotary Golf Outing

    June 30, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    Manistee National Golf & Resort, 4797 Grant Hwy, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Take part in the Manistee Rotary Club’s 18th Annual Forest Festival Golf Scramble! $75 per person includes 18 holes of golf and lunch, with an 8:30 am Shotgun start. Hole in One sponsored by Manistee Chevrolet.

    Contact Daryl Pieczynski with any questions at (231)723-8874.
    Location: Manistee National Golf Course

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  • Tai Chi

    June 30, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Fifth Avenue Beach, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Tai Chi is a set of slow and mildly strenuous movements that improve balance, posture and a sense of well being. It begins with warm up exercises, a brief time of instruction on various moves, then practice of the full set with appropriate meditative music and instructive call by the leader.

    Mon/Wed/Fri at 9am (sessions will last about 45 minutes).
    Mid May-Oct. (Weather Permitting)
    Location: 5th Avenue Beach House
    This is a no charge program open for all ages.

    For additional info call the Manistee Recreation Association(MRA) at (231) 723-9274 or visit manisteemra.com

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  • Forest Service Bus Tour

    June 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    117 Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Take a scenic ride through the Manistee National Forest, learn about forest practices and see recreational sites throughout the County. Meet at the Veterans Memorial parking lot across from Dial a Ride.
    Bring a sack lunch and drink. Bus will stop at Spirit of the Woods Conservation District for lunch.
    Call the US Forest Service Office at 231-723-2211 to reserve your seat!

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  • The Hidden Lives of Objects

    June 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Historical Musem, 425 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy this unique exhibit from the point of view of the Museum’s Artifacts!
    Admission: $1 for Students, $3 for Adults, $8 for Families

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  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    June 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 1, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

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  • Historic Trolley Tours

    June 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    117 Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy a ride in the trolley as you are given a tour of Manistee! Tours depart from the Veteran’s Memorial Parking lot across from Dial A Ride.
    Admission: $6 per person, $3 for Seniors (65+), Children (3-16), & Disabled.
    Call Manistee County Transportation at (231) 723-6525 for fast, convenient service anywhere within the county!

    See more details

  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia

    June 30, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    S.S. City of Milwaukee, 99 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    S.S. City of Milwaukee: Take a 50-minute guided tour to learn about all six decks, including the engine room, car deck, cabins & staterooms, the captain's quarters and the pilot house.
    Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    GUIDED TOUR – on the hour
    ADULT $10.00 - STUDENTS $8.00 ( 7-17 ) SENIORS $8.00 ( 60+)

    ===================

    Or try our 30-minute guided tour (bottom of the hour)
    ADULT $6.00 - STUDENTS $4.00 ( 7-17 ) - SENIORS $4.00 ( 60+)

    Coast Guard Cutter Acacia: Browse the pilot hours, cabins, galley and more! Photos and placards provide a basic overview of the boat's history and purpose. Convenient for visitors with younger children, special time considerations, and those waiting for the next S.S. City of Milwaukee tour. Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    SELF-GUIDED TOUR - at any time during open hours. ALL AGES $ 4.00

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  • B-17 Bomber “Yankee Lady”

    June 30, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Blacker Airport, 2323 Airport Rd, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Come check out the B-17 Bomber “Yankee Lady” at the Manistee County Blacker Airport! Free to view, tours of the aircraft and rides are sold on-site.

    An Air Adventure costs $450.00 and lasts about 40 minutes with approximately 25 minutes of flight time. Reservations are available now and can be purchased online at www.yankeeairmuseum.org click on "Book a Flight."

    Self-guided ground tours cost $8.00 for adults aged 15 and above; $3.00 for kids aged 6 to 15 and all others are free.

    Location: Manistee County Blacker Airport, 2323 Airport Rd., Manistee

    June 30th: 12 pm – 5 pm
    July 1st: 9 am – 5 pm
    July 2nd: 9 am – 3 pm

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  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    June 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - July 1, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Their thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities to make their midway a fully functioning traveling theme park!

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  • Customs-n-Classics Car Club

    June 30, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
    1211 28th St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    This year's cruise will leave the V.F.W hall and travel around Manistee Lake, north Bear Lake, returning through Onekama and along Lake Michigan back to the V.F.W hall in Manistee.
    Come check out the cars before they take off on their cruise at 6pm. For more information contact Frank English (231) 590-7901 or Denny Milosh (231) 690-9847.

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  • Manistee Lions Club Fish Boil

    June 30, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy a hearty meal down at the Lion’s Pavilion at 1st Street Beach! $10 for adults, $4 for children, and hot dogs will be available as well.
    The Lions would like to thank their sponsors: Meijer and the Parkdale Wesco.

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  • Forest Festival Kick Off!

    June 30, 2017 @ 10:00 pm - 12:00 am
    Tj's Pub, 399 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    There's no better way to kick off the biggest weekend of the year then with Roger and Carrie doing what they do best! JAZZ Night is this Friday at Tj's!

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  • Fremont John at the Iron Fish Distillery

    June 30, 2017 @ 10:30 pm - July 1, 2017 1:30 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    Live music by: Fremont John from 6:30-9:30pm.
    Taco 'Bout It Food Truck featuring fresh Mexican food: 4pm-close

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  • Teen Dance

    June 29, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - June 30, 2017 1:00 am
    555 1st St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    The Armory Youth Project with sponsorship from Filer Credit Union is excited to announce that they are hosting a teen dance on Thursday, June 29th from 7pm-9pm. This is a FREE event with concessions available and music by DJ Cole Black for youth in 6th thru 12th grade. So spread the word, grab your friends and be ready to have a great time!

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  • VIP Beach Bash

    June 30, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 1, 2017 1:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Get treated as a VIP! Admission gets you in to the entertainment area for an EXCLUSIVE party with complimentary drinks, food and live music by Flat Broke as you secure your spot for the Bud Light Kick Off Party to start the Manistee National Forest Festival in style!

    Admission is $35 per person or 6 passes at $30 a piece for our Business Beach Package, an exclusive deal for Chamber Members.
    Space is limited, pre-registration is required!

    Register here: http://manisteechamber.chambermaster.com/events/details/forest-festival-vip-beach-bash-1695

    The VIP Beach Bash is sponsored by Filer Credit Union.

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  • Pippin the Musical

    June 30, 2017 @ 11:30 pm - July 1, 2017 1:30 am
    Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, 101 Maple St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Pippin the Musical – Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince, Pippin, is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power (after disposing of his father, King Charlemagne the Great).

    In the end Pippin finds that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors, but rather in the unextraordinary moments that happen every day.

    With an infectiously unforgettable score written by musical theatre giant, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Children of Eden), Pippin has been successfully produced on stages ranging from High School to Broadway. Sweeping the New York Awards circuit (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle) in 2013, Pippin continues to captivate and appeal to the young at heart throughout the world.

    PERFORMANCES

    Friday & Saturday, June 30 and July 1, 7, 8 at 7:30 PM
    Sunday, July 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM Ramsdell Theatre

    Special performance!
    July 5 - 7:30PM - Epworth Heights, Ludington

    Order Tickets in advance by calling MyNorth Tickets at 1-800-836-0717 (9 am –5 pm) or online at www.manisteecivicplayers.org. There is a $2.00 service fee per ticket.

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July 1, 2017
  • OK Go

    July 1, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Kresge Auditorium
    Ticket price(s):$48 Platinum, $43 Gold, $38 Silver, $38 Bronze

    - More info -
    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • King Lear- Shakespeare Festival

    July 1, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Upton-Morley Pavilion
    Ticket price(s):All Seats $33

    - More info -
    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • Manistee National Forest Festival

    June 30, 2017 - July 4, 2017

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  • Bagpiper at Sunset

    July 1, 2017 @ 12:30 am - 1:30 am
    Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club, 14710 Northwood Hwy, Arcadia, MI 49613, USA

    Join us this weekend as the bag piper plays into the sunset Friday and Saturday evenings.

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  • Bud Light Kick Off Party

    July 1, 2017 @ 1:00 am - 5:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Sponsored by Ludington Beverage, Start the Festival off with a night of live music from the Lucas Paul Band, and brews at the Bud Light Kick Off Party! You won't want to miss this prime Friday night party!
    21 and over, Admission is $10.
    Location: First Street Beach Entertainment Area

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  • Awesome Distraction Live!

    July 1, 2017 @ 1:00 am - 3:00 am
    Boathouse Grill, 440 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Join us for great food, great drinks, great views and awesome music!

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  • Car Show - (Customs-n-Classics)

    July 1, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Registration 8am to 12pm.
    Registration fee $15.
    Awards presented at 2pm.

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  • Manistee Firecracker 5K Run/Walk & 1K Fun Run

    July 1, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Manistee High School, 525 12th St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Take part in the Firecracker 5K where you go your pace, walk or run with the kid’s 1K Fun Run happening prior to the 5K. Proceeds benefit the Manistee Community Track Project.
    Run starts at the Manistee Area High School, 525 12th Street.
    For more information call (231) 233-1433

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  • Farmers Market Open

    July 1, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Memorial Drive, Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

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  • 26th Annual Customs n Classics Car Show

    July 1, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Presented by the Customs n Classics Car Club, this event is free to the public to check out an assortment of classic cars showcased along the Lake Michigan shoreline. Awards will go to the top 40 vehicles as well as other prizes! Awards will be presented at 2pm.

    Interested parties can participate in the car show, registration is $15 and is from 8 am -12 on the 1st, contact 231-590-7901 for more information.

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  • Friends of the Library Book Sale

    July 1, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Library, 95 Maple St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Check out the giant indoor and outdoor used book sale. Books, DVDs, CDs, there’s something for all ages. Free event.
    Located behind the Manistee County Library at 95 Maple Street.

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  • 46th Annual Manistee World of Arts & Crafts Show

    July 1, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Red Szymarek Park, 106 Charter Ct, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy over 90 select artists and craftsmen participating in this unique juried arts and craft show! See beautiful carvings, paintings, jewelry, pottery, photography and more while enjoying delicious food and entertainment. Children can enjoy interactions with police and fire vehicles. Fun for the whole family. Free Admission.
    Located at Red Szymarek Park on the corner of 5th Avenue and Monroe St.

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  • B-17 Bomber “Yankee Lady”

    July 1, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Blacker Airport, 2323 Airport Rd, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Come check out the B-17 Bomber “Yankee Lady” at the Manistee County Blacker Airport! Free to view, tours of the aircraft and rides are sold on-site.

    An Air Adventure costs $450.00 and lasts about 40 minutes with approximately 25 minutes of flight time. Reservations are available now and can be purchased online at www.yankeeairmuseum.org click on "Book a Flight."

    Self-guided ground tours cost $8.00 for adults aged 15 and above; $3.00 for kids aged 6 to 15 and all others are free.

    Location: Manistee County Blacker Airport, 2323 Airport Rd., Manistee

    June 30th: 12 pm – 5 pm
    July 1st: 9 am – 5 pm
    July 2nd: 9 am – 3 pm

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  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    June 30, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 1, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

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  • The Hidden Lives of Objects

    July 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Historical Musem, 425 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy this unique exhibit from the point of view of the Museum’s Artifacts!
    Admission: $1 for Students, $3 for Adults, $8 for Families

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  • Whispering Pines Mobile Zoo

    July 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 2, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A mobile exhibit that has a variety of animals from around the world from farm animals to exotic animals – it’s a zoo on wheels that’s fun for everyone! FREE EVENT.

    See more details

  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    July 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 2, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

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  • Historic Trolley Tours

    July 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    117 Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy a ride in the trolley as you are given a tour of Manistee! Tours depart from the Veteran’s Memorial Parking lot across from Dial A Ride.
    Admission: $6 per person, $3 for Seniors (65+), Children (3-16), & Disabled.
    Call Manistee County Transportation at (231) 723-6525 for fast, convenient service anywhere within the county!

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  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia

    July 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    S.S. City of Milwaukee, 99 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    S.S. City of Milwaukee: Take a 50-minute guided tour to learn about all six decks, including the engine room, car deck, cabins & staterooms, the captain's quarters and the pilot house.
    Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    GUIDED TOUR – on the hour
    ADULT $10.00 - STUDENTS $8.00 ( 7-17 ) SENIORS $8.00 ( 60+)

    ===================

    Or try our 30-minute guided tour (bottom of the hour)
    ADULT $6.00 - STUDENTS $4.00 ( 7-17 ) - SENIORS $4.00 ( 60+)

    Coast Guard Cutter Acacia: Browse the pilot hours, cabins, galley and more! Photos and placards provide a basic overview of the boat's history and purpose. Convenient for visitors with younger children, special time considerations, and those waiting for the next S.S. City of Milwaukee tour. Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    SELF-GUIDED TOUR - at any time during open hours. ALL AGES $ 4.00

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  • Pow Wow

    July 1, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    2608 Government Center Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Little River Band of Ottawa Indians.
    Native American Drumming, Singing & Dancing.
    Food vendors, craft vendors - Fun for all
    All public welcome - No charge

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  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    July 1, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - July 2, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Traveling Theme Park with thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities!

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  • Live Music on the Porch: Chris Skellenger & Andre Villoch

    July 1, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Douglas Valley Winery, 5375 Douglas Valley Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Special Forest Festival SATURDAY edition of live music on the porch!

    Same time, same place. 1:30-4:30pm
    Chris Skellenger + Andre Villoch

    A mix of talented artists throughout the summer ranging from Acoustic, Americana, Easy Listening, Folk, Blues and sometimes a little twang!

    NO COOLERS OR OUTSIDE FOOD AND BEVERAGE PLEASE

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  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    June 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - July 1, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Their thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities to make their midway a fully functioning traveling theme park!

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  • Fremont John at the Iron Fish Distillery

    June 30, 2017 @ 10:30 pm - July 1, 2017 1:30 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    Live music by: Fremont John from 6:30-9:30pm.
    Taco 'Bout It Food Truck featuring fresh Mexican food: 4pm-close

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  • VIP Beach Bash

    June 30, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 1, 2017 1:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Get treated as a VIP! Admission gets you in to the entertainment area for an EXCLUSIVE party with complimentary drinks, food and live music by Flat Broke as you secure your spot for the Bud Light Kick Off Party to start the Manistee National Forest Festival in style!

    Admission is $35 per person or 6 passes at $30 a piece for our Business Beach Package, an exclusive deal for Chamber Members.
    Space is limited, pre-registration is required!

    Register here: http://manisteechamber.chambermaster.com/events/details/forest-festival-vip-beach-bash-1695

    The VIP Beach Bash is sponsored by Filer Credit Union.

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  • Pow Wow

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 2, 2017 1:00 am
    2608 Government Center Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Little River Band of Ottawa Indians.
    Native American Drumming, Singing & Dancing.
    Food vendors, craft vendors - Fun for all
    All public welcome - No charge

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  • Fab Lite Inc. & Salt City Rock & Blues "Bringing It Home"

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 2, 2017 4:30 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Come and enjoy the sounds of Blues and Funk from experienced well known Michigan Bands; Rev Right Time and the 1st Cousins of Funk, Harper and Midwest Kind, and Eliza Neals and the Narcotics! The concert is presented by the Salt City Rock and Blues committee, United Steelworkers Local 14450, Seng's Marina, & Dr. Shrink. Proceeds benefit the building of the 1st Street Beach Amphitheater. Cash Bar and food vendor present.

    Location: The Forest Festival Entertainment Area, First Street Beach

    Doors Open at 7pm. Must be 21 and older. $15 at Gate.
    Early ticket sales $13 each or 2 for $25

    Tickets available at: Sports Ink, Manistee Inn and Marina, Ramsdell Inn & TJ's Pub, Jackpine Business Center, Port City Organics, & Manistee Chamber of Commerce.

    Call Dial-A-Ride by June 30 for home pick up at (231)-723-6525.

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  • Iron Fish Distillery Benefit Party

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 2, 2017 1:30 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    *New summer cocktail menu
    We're kicking off the weekend with one CRAZY awesome Benefit Show for the Michigan Legacy Art Park (MLAP) featuring the killer sounds of Benjaman James. Fresh, funky and sure to get you shakin' your booty! *2017 winner of Shorts Battle of the Bands*

    Taco 'Bout it Food Truck Fresh Mexican Food.
    Cocktail Specials.
    Buy your tickets for the Summer Sounds Series!

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  • Pippin the Musical

    June 30, 2017 @ 11:30 pm - July 1, 2017 1:30 am
    Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, 101 Maple St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Pippin the Musical – Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince, Pippin, is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power (after disposing of his father, King Charlemagne the Great).

    In the end Pippin finds that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors, but rather in the unextraordinary moments that happen every day.

    With an infectiously unforgettable score written by musical theatre giant, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Children of Eden), Pippin has been successfully produced on stages ranging from High School to Broadway. Sweeping the New York Awards circuit (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle) in 2013, Pippin continues to captivate and appeal to the young at heart throughout the world.

    PERFORMANCES

    Friday & Saturday, June 30 and July 1, 7, 8 at 7:30 PM
    Sunday, July 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM Ramsdell Theatre

    Special performance!
    July 5 - 7:30PM - Epworth Heights, Ludington

    Order Tickets in advance by calling MyNorth Tickets at 1-800-836-0717 (9 am –5 pm) or online at www.manisteecivicplayers.org. There is a $2.00 service fee per ticket.

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  • Pippin the Musical

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:30 pm - July 2, 2017 1:30 am
    Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, 101 Maple St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Pippin the Musical – Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince, Pippin, is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power (after disposing of his father, King Charlemagne the Great).

    In the end Pippin finds that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors, but rather in the unextraordinary moments that happen every day.

    With an infectiously unforgettable score written by musical theatre giant, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Children of Eden), Pippin has been successfully produced on stages ranging from High School to Broadway. Sweeping the New York Awards circuit (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle) in 2013, Pippin continues to captivate and appeal to the young at heart throughout the world.

    PERFORMANCES

    Friday & Saturday, June 30 and July 1, 7, 8 at 7:30 PM
    Sunday, July 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM Ramsdell Theatre

    Special performance!
    July 5 - 7:30PM - Epworth Heights, Ludington

    Order Tickets in advance by calling MyNorth Tickets at 1-800-836-0717 (9 am –5 pm) or online at www.manisteecivicplayers.org. There is a $2.00 service fee per ticket.

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July 2, 2017
  • King Lear - Shakespeare Festival

    July 2, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Upton-Morley Pavilion
    Ticket price(s):All Seats $33

    - More info -
    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • Manistee National Forest Festival

    June 30, 2017 - July 4, 2017

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  • Bagpiper at Sunset

    July 2, 2017 @ 12:30 am - 1:30 am
    Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club, 14710 Northwood Hwy, Arcadia, MI 49613, USA

    Join us this weekend as the bag piper plays into the sunset Friday and Saturday evenings.

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  • Pancake Breakfast

    July 2, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Manistee High School, 525 12th St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    You, your family and friends are invited to start your day with this “Forest Festival Breakfast Bang!” Serving stacks of flapjacks and other yummy and delicious items. Service with a smile and a promise that you won’t walk away hungry! All proceeds benefit the Manistee Community Track

    Tickets at the door: Adults $7, 5-12 years old $5, under 5 FREE

    Advance Tickets: Adults $6, 5-12 years old $4, under 5 FREE
    Available at: MHS office, Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce or any Manistee Community Track Committee Member

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  • Sandcastle Contest

    July 2, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    This family fun event will take place all day on the beach at Douglas Park (First Street Beach). Judging will take place at 3 pm; first place will receive a trophy and their picture on the Manistee National Forest Festival Facebook page.

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  • 46th Annual Manistee World of Arts & Crafts Show

    July 2, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Red Szymarek Park, 106 Charter Ct, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy over 90 select artists and craftsmen participating in this unique juried arts and craft show! See beautiful carvings, paintings, jewelry, pottery, photography and more while enjoying delicious food and entertainment. Children can enjoy interactions with police and fire vehicles. Fun for the whole family. Free Admission.
    Located at Red Szymarek Park on the corner of 5th Avenue and Monroe St.

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  • B-17 Bomber “Yankee Lady”

    July 2, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Manistee County Blacker Airport, 2323 Airport Rd, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Come check out the B-17 Bomber “Yankee Lady” at the Manistee County Blacker Airport! Free to view, tours of the aircraft and rides are sold on-site.

    An Air Adventure costs $450.00 and lasts about 40 minutes with approximately 25 minutes of flight time. Reservations are available now and can be purchased online at www.yankeeairmuseum.org click on "Book a Flight."

    Self-guided ground tours cost $8.00 for adults aged 15 and above; $3.00 for kids aged 6 to 15 and all others are free.

    Location: Manistee County Blacker Airport, 2323 Airport Rd., Manistee

    June 30th: 12 pm – 5 pm
    July 1st: 9 am – 5 pm
    July 2nd: 9 am – 3 pm

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  • Whispering Pines Mobile Zoo

    July 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 2, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A mobile exhibit that has a variety of animals from around the world from farm animals to exotic animals – it’s a zoo on wheels that’s fun for everyone! FREE EVENT.

    See more details

  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    July 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 2, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

    See more details

  • The Hidden Lives of Objects

    July 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Historical Musem, 425 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy this unique exhibit from the point of view of the Museum’s Artifacts!
    Admission: $1 for Students, $3 for Adults, $8 for Families

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  • Whispering Pines Mobile Zoo

    July 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 3, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A mobile exhibit that has a variety of animals from around the world from farm animals to exotic animals – it’s a zoo on wheels that’s fun for everyone! FREE EVENT.

    See more details

  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    July 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 3, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

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  • Historic Trolley Tours

    July 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    117 Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy a ride in the trolley as you are given a tour of Manistee! Tours depart from the Veteran’s Memorial Parking lot across from Dial A Ride.
    Admission: $6 per person, $3 for Seniors (65+), Children (3-16), & Disabled.
    Call Manistee County Transportation at (231) 723-6525 for fast, convenient service anywhere within the county!

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  • Port City Pet Pageant

    July 2, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Your pet has what it takes to be a champion! the 5th Annual Port City Pet Pageant will find out who’s the cutest, oldest, biggest, smallest, best dressed and most patriotic pets in Manistee. Also witness the best trick and see which pet and owner look alike!
    Fun and FREE to attend as well as FREE to enter!

    Location: Forest Festival Entertainment Area, 1st Street Beach
    REGISTRATION AT 10AM.
    For more information contact Parkdale Animal Hospital at (231) 723-8998

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  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia

    July 2, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    S.S. City of Milwaukee, 99 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    S.S. City of Milwaukee: Take a 50-minute guided tour to learn about all six decks, including the engine room, car deck, cabins & staterooms, the captain's quarters and the pilot house.
    Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    GUIDED TOUR – on the hour
    ADULT $10.00 - STUDENTS $8.00 ( 7-17 ) SENIORS $8.00 ( 60+)

    ===================

    Or try our 30-minute guided tour (bottom of the hour)
    ADULT $6.00 - STUDENTS $4.00 ( 7-17 ) - SENIORS $4.00 ( 60+)

    Coast Guard Cutter Acacia: Browse the pilot hours, cabins, galley and more! Photos and placards provide a basic overview of the boat's history and purpose. Convenient for visitors with younger children, special time considerations, and those waiting for the next S.S. City of Milwaukee tour. Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    SELF-GUIDED TOUR - at any time during open hours. ALL AGES $ 4.00

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  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    July 1, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - July 2, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Traveling Theme Park with thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities!

    See more details

  • Pow Wow

    July 2, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    2608 Government Center Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Little River Band of Ottawa Indians.
    Native American Drumming, Singing & Dancing.
    Food vendors, craft vendors - Fun for all
    All public welcome - No charge

    See more details

  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    July 2, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - July 3, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Traveling Theme Park with thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities!

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  • Manistee Saints Baseball

    July 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Rietz Park, 1010 Forest Avenue, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Manistee Saints vs. Oil City Stags

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  • Live Music & Wine Tasting

    July 2, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Douglas Valley Winery, 5375 Douglas Valley Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy live music outside on the porch, wine tasting and wine by the glass. Snacks are available for purchase.

    Saturday July 1st(1:30-4:30pm): Chris Skellenger and Andre Villoch.
    Sunday July 2nd(1:30-4:30pm): Zeke Clemons- covering all decades!

    Free Music – Nominal wine tasting fee
    Location: Douglas Valley Winery, 5375 Douglas Valley Drive

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  • Pippin the Musical

    July 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, 101 Maple St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Pippin the Musical – Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince, Pippin, is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power (after disposing of his father, King Charlemagne the Great).

    In the end Pippin finds that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors, but rather in the unextraordinary moments that happen every day.

    With an infectiously unforgettable score written by musical theatre giant, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Children of Eden), Pippin has been successfully produced on stages ranging from High School to Broadway. Sweeping the New York Awards circuit (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle) in 2013, Pippin continues to captivate and appeal to the young at heart throughout the world.

    PERFORMANCES

    Friday & Saturday, June 30 and July 1, 7, 8 at 7:30 PM
    Sunday, July 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM Ramsdell Theatre

    Special performance!
    July 5 - 7:30PM - Epworth Heights, Ludington

    Order Tickets in advance by calling MyNorth Tickets at 1-800-836-0717 (9 am –5 pm) or online at www.manisteecivicplayers.org. There is a $2.00 service fee per ticket.

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  • Scottville Clown Band Concert

    July 2, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Manistee Ford is the proud sponsor of the Scottville Clown Band. Enjoy a FREE fun concert in the open air, so bring your beach chairs, blankets, and be ready to dance at the Festival Entertainment Area, Douglas Park (First Street Beach).

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  • Festival Bed Race

    July 2, 2017 @ 10:30 pm - 12:00 am
    Division Street, Division St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    The Bed Races are back for the Manistee National Forest Festival! Gather your friends, families, cheer squads and super fans as you assemble your team and race!
    The races will take place on Division Street (by Wahr Hardware) at 6:30 pm, and all admission funds raised go towards your teams preferred charity!

    Race applications can be found here: http://manisteeforestfestival.com/register-manistee-national-forest-festival-manistee-michigan/
    Any further questions contact Bobbi Hefron at (616) 240 - 5212

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  • Pow Wow

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 2, 2017 1:00 am
    2608 Government Center Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Little River Band of Ottawa Indians.
    Native American Drumming, Singing & Dancing.
    Food vendors, craft vendors - Fun for all
    All public welcome - No charge

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  • Fab Lite Inc. & Salt City Rock & Blues "Bringing It Home"

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 2, 2017 4:30 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Come and enjoy the sounds of Blues and Funk from experienced well known Michigan Bands; Rev Right Time and the 1st Cousins of Funk, Harper and Midwest Kind, and Eliza Neals and the Narcotics! The concert is presented by the Salt City Rock and Blues committee, United Steelworkers Local 14450, Seng's Marina, & Dr. Shrink. Proceeds benefit the building of the 1st Street Beach Amphitheater. Cash Bar and food vendor present.

    Location: The Forest Festival Entertainment Area, First Street Beach

    Doors Open at 7pm. Must be 21 and older. $15 at Gate.
    Early ticket sales $13 each or 2 for $25

    Tickets available at: Sports Ink, Manistee Inn and Marina, Ramsdell Inn & TJ's Pub, Jackpine Business Center, Port City Organics, & Manistee Chamber of Commerce.

    Call Dial-A-Ride by June 30 for home pick up at (231)-723-6525.

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  • Iron Fish Distillery Benefit Party

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 2, 2017 1:30 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    *New summer cocktail menu
    We're kicking off the weekend with one CRAZY awesome Benefit Show for the Michigan Legacy Art Park (MLAP) featuring the killer sounds of Benjaman James. Fresh, funky and sure to get you shakin' your booty! *2017 winner of Shorts Battle of the Bands*

    Taco 'Bout it Food Truck Fresh Mexican Food.
    Cocktail Specials.
    Buy your tickets for the Summer Sounds Series!

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  • Chloe and Olivia Kimes Live!

    July 2, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 3, 2017 1:00 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    Live music at the Iron Fish Distillery by Chloe and Olivia Kimes from 7-9pm.
    Taco 'Bout It Food Truck Fresh Mexican Food from 4pm-close.

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  • Pippin the Musical

    July 1, 2017 @ 11:30 pm - July 2, 2017 1:30 am
    Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, 101 Maple St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Pippin the Musical – Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince, Pippin, is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power (after disposing of his father, King Charlemagne the Great).

    In the end Pippin finds that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors, but rather in the unextraordinary moments that happen every day.

    With an infectiously unforgettable score written by musical theatre giant, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Children of Eden), Pippin has been successfully produced on stages ranging from High School to Broadway. Sweeping the New York Awards circuit (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle) in 2013, Pippin continues to captivate and appeal to the young at heart throughout the world.

    PERFORMANCES

    Friday & Saturday, June 30 and July 1, 7, 8 at 7:30 PM
    Sunday, July 2 & 9 at 2:00 PM Ramsdell Theatre

    Special performance!
    July 5 - 7:30PM - Epworth Heights, Ludington

    Order Tickets in advance by calling MyNorth Tickets at 1-800-836-0717 (9 am –5 pm) or online at www.manisteecivicplayers.org. There is a $2.00 service fee per ticket.

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July 3, 2017
  • World Youth Symphony Orchestra

    July 3, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Karina Canellakis, Conductor

    Kresge Auditorium
    Ticket price(s):$21 Adult, $18 Senior, $11 Youth

    - More info -
    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • Manistee National Forest Festival

    June 30, 2017 - July 4, 2017

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  • Tai Chi

    July 3, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Fifth Avenue Beach, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Tai Chi is a set of slow and mildly strenuous movements that improve balance, posture and a sense of well being. It begins with warm up exercises, a brief time of instruction on various moves, then practice of the full set with appropriate meditative music and instructive call by the leader.

    Mon/Wed/Fri at 9am (sessions will last about 45 minutes).
    Mid May-Oct. (Weather Permitting)
    Location: 5th Avenue Beach House
    This is a no charge program open for all ages.

    For additional info call the Manistee Recreation Association(MRA) at (231) 723-9274 or visit manisteemra.com

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  • Whispering Pines Mobile Zoo

    July 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 3, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A mobile exhibit that has a variety of animals from around the world from farm animals to exotic animals – it’s a zoo on wheels that’s fun for everyone! FREE EVENT.

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  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    July 2, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 3, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

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  • The Hidden Lives of Objects

    July 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Historical Musem, 425 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy this unique exhibit from the point of view of the Museum’s Artifacts!
    Admission: $1 for Students, $3 for Adults, $8 for Families

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  • Whispering Pines Mobile Zoo

    July 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 4, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A mobile exhibit that has a variety of animals from around the world from farm animals to exotic animals – it’s a zoo on wheels that’s fun for everyone! FREE EVENT.

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  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    July 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 4, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

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  • Historic Trolley Tours

    July 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    117 Memorial Dr, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy a ride in the trolley as you are given a tour of Manistee! Tours depart from the Veteran’s Memorial Parking lot across from Dial A Ride.
    Admission: $6 per person, $3 for Seniors (65+), Children (3-16), & Disabled.
    Call Manistee County Transportation at (231) 723-6525 for fast, convenient service anywhere within the county!

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  • Tours: SS City of Milwaukee & Cutter Acacia

    July 3, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    S.S. City of Milwaukee, 99 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    S.S. City of Milwaukee: Take a 50-minute guided tour to learn about all six decks, including the engine room, car deck, cabins & staterooms, the captain's quarters and the pilot house.
    Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    GUIDED TOUR – on the hour
    ADULT $10.00 - STUDENTS $8.00 ( 7-17 ) SENIORS $8.00 ( 60+)

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    Or try our 30-minute guided tour (bottom of the hour)
    ADULT $6.00 - STUDENTS $4.00 ( 7-17 ) - SENIORS $4.00 ( 60+)

    Coast Guard Cutter Acacia: Browse the pilot hours, cabins, galley and more! Photos and placards provide a basic overview of the boat's history and purpose. Convenient for visitors with younger children, special time considerations, and those waiting for the next S.S. City of Milwaukee tour. Some climbing required (ladders and handrails).

    SELF-GUIDED TOUR - at any time during open hours. ALL AGES $ 4.00

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  • Beach Buddies Kids Parade & Activities

    July 3, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
    Lighthouse Park, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Sponsored by Filer Credit Union, Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital, The Ramsdell Inn and TJs Pub, and Watson's Manistee Chrysler

    Calling all kiddos, dress up as your favorite beach buddy character (anything beach related) and meet at Lighthouse Park! FREE lunch provided by Manistee Area Public Schools Satellite Program, FREE ice cream from West Shore Bank while mingling with special guest mascots, gifts from the US Forest Service, face painting, duck pond, and a scavenger hunt!
    At 1 pm, the Forest Festival Prince & Princess will be crowned at Lighthouse Park and will lead the parade immediately following. Prizes will be awarded for best costumes, open to all children and fun for all!

    Rain location: Manistee Area Public Schools Commons, 525 12th Street

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  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    July 2, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - July 3, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Traveling Theme Park with thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities!

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  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    July 3, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - July 4, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Traveling Theme Park with thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities!

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  • Prince & Princess Pageant Crowning Ceremony

    July 3, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Lighthouse Park, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    The Forest Festival Prince and Princess will be crowned for all to see and the new royalty will then lead the parade immediately following around Lighthouse Park. FREE EVENT!

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  • Cruisin’ For Critters

    July 3, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Armory Youth Project, 555 1st St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    “Test drive a new Ford and support Homeward Bound!”
    On Monday July 3rd from 4 pm until 7 pm, stop in to the parking lot of the Armory Youth Project for a fundraising event sponsored by Manistee Ford to benefit the Manistee County Humane Society/Homeward Bound Animal Shelter! For every test drive completed, Manistee Ford makes a donation to Homeward Bound!

    Location: Armory Youth Project Parking Lot 555 1st Street, Manistee

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  • Chalk Art Contest

    July 3, 2017 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    River Street, River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    FREE EVENT!
    Registration at 4:45 pm.
    Get creative with chalk for kids age 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 at the Fountain Triangle in Downtown Manistee (River Street and Water St) Chalk is provided but you are welcome to bring your own! Pictures must have a “tree” incorporated into the artwork, and all kids will receive prizes.

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  • Green Screen Challenge

    July 3, 2017 @ 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Manistee County Library, 95 Maple St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Picture yourself swimming with sharks, or floating in space, or running away from a T-Rex, or a lot of other things. Just don't wear green on this day, or you'll be a floating head...which could be fun, actually.

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  • Chloe and Olivia Kimes Live!

    July 2, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 3, 2017 1:00 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    Live music at the Iron Fish Distillery by Chloe and Olivia Kimes from 7-9pm.
    Taco 'Bout It Food Truck Fresh Mexican Food from 4pm-close.

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  • Concerts In The Park

    July 3, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 4, 2017 1:00 am
    Onekama, MI 49675, USA

    Beginning on Monday June 26th through August 14th, the Monday Night Concerts in the Park feature a variety of family-friendly musical genres. All concerts are in the Onekama Village Park on M-22, starting at 7:00pm. There is no charge but donations are welcome and encouraged (watch for the Bucket Brigade). Bring lawn chairs, or blankets, picnic baskets, children, etc.

    Band & Date List Below:

    June 26 Blue Water Ramblers
    Toe-tapping traditional tunes from finest local folk

    July 3 Shrock Brothers Band, featuring Peter Madcat Ruth - Blues-Jazz quartet, featuring Grammy-winner Peter Madcat Ruth on Harmonica

    July 10 Rough and Tumble
    Americana-Folk Duo for the faint of heart/strong of will

    July 17* Gratitude Steel Band
    Jamaican Steel drum band plays reggae, calypso, Motown

    July 24 Awesome Distraction
    Acoustic sound with beautifully blended voices

    July 31 Benzie Playboys
    The best in authentic Cajun music that will have you clapping and dancing

    August 7 Jim Hawley’s 70's Show
    Pure Rock & Roll from a rocker whose voice stirs the soul

    August 14 Scottville Clown Band
    Millions of smiles from the famous Clown Band

    For more information on each band, visit our Website at www.Onekama.info

    *This activity is funded in part by the MICHIGAN COUNCIL FOR ARTS AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS and the MICHIGAN HUMANITIES COUNCIL

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  • Jake Frysinger Live!

    July 3, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 4, 2017 1:30 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    Live music at the Iron Fish Distillery by Jake Frysinger from 7-9:30pm.
    Taco 'Bout It Food Truck Fresh Mexican Food from 4pm-close.

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July 4, 2017
  • The Capitol Steps

    July 4, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    Corson Auditorium
    Ticket price(s):All Seats $33

    - More info -
    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • American Hwangap- Shakespeare Festival

    July 4, 2017 @ 12:00 am - 2:00 am
    Interlochen, MI, USA

    By Lloyd Suh
    Harvey Theater
    Ticket price(s):All Seats $33

    - More info -
    Web www.interlochen.org
    Phone 800.681.5920 (toll free)
    231.276.7800

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  • Manistee National Forest Festival

    June 30, 2017 - July 4, 2017

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  • Fireworks Over Lake Michigan

    July 4, 2017 @ 2:30 am - 3:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI, United States

    Enjoy a spectacular display of fireworks coloring the night sky over Lake Michigan! Best viewing from First Street Beach, Fifth Avenue Beach, or from the Forest Festival Entertainment Area.

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  • Flag Raising Ceremony

    July 4, 2017 @ 1:45 pm - 2:00 pm
    River Street, River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Corner of Division Street & River Street Veterans will raise the flag as the National Anthem is sung. All Veterans and active duty are invited. Thank you for your service!

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  • Whispering Pines Mobile Zoo

    July 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 4, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A mobile exhibit that has a variety of animals from around the world from farm animals to exotic animals – it’s a zoo on wheels that’s fun for everyone! FREE EVENT.

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  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    July 3, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - July 4, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

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  • Independence Day Parade

    July 4, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    River Street, River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Sponsored by The Ramsdell Inn and TJs Pub and Watson's Manistee Chrysler, the parade travels west on River Street from Division Street to First Street to the Armory parking lot. Entry forms available from the Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce or www.manisteechamber.com.

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  • The Hidden Lives of Objects

    July 4, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Manistee County Historical Musem, 425 River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Enjoy this unique exhibit from the point of view of the Museum’s Artifacts!
    Admission: $1 for Students, $3 for Adults, $8 for Families

    See more details

  • Festival Marketplace & Food Vendors

    July 4, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A festival favorite, the marketplace offers great bargains, unique merchandise and of course delicious festival food!

    See more details

  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    July 3, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - July 4, 2017 2:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Traveling Theme Park with thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities!

    See more details

  • TJ Schmidt Carnival

    July 4, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    A family owned and operated traveling carnival serving the state of Michigan. Traveling Theme Park with thrilling rides, tasty carnival fare and games of skill combine with superior customer amenities!

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  • Duck Race

    July 4, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    River Street, River St, Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    Presented by the Chamber Ambassadors, the Manistee County Child Advocacy Center and the mascot Ducky.

    Location: Manistee Riverwalk and Maple Street Bridge

    100’s of ducks will be released into the river from the Maple Street Bridge they race to the finish line by the Elk’s Lodge #250 and are scooped up by the Marine Patrol. Raffle tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20. 1st Place $650, 2nd Place $200, 3rd Place $100, 4th Place $75 and last place $25.

    Tickets are available at: Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce, Manistee County Visitors Bureau, Knizacky Insurance Agency, the Outpost of Manistee, Snyder’s Shoes, Sports Ink, and online at manisteechamber.chambermaster.com

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  • Concerts In The Park

    July 3, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 4, 2017 1:00 am
    Onekama, MI 49675, USA

    Beginning on Monday June 26th through August 14th, the Monday Night Concerts in the Park feature a variety of family-friendly musical genres. All concerts are in the Onekama Village Park on M-22, starting at 7:00pm. There is no charge but donations are welcome and encouraged (watch for the Bucket Brigade). Bring lawn chairs, or blankets, picnic baskets, children, etc.

    Band & Date List Below:

    June 26 Blue Water Ramblers
    Toe-tapping traditional tunes from finest local folk

    July 3 Shrock Brothers Band, featuring Peter Madcat Ruth - Blues-Jazz quartet, featuring Grammy-winner Peter Madcat Ruth on Harmonica

    July 10 Rough and Tumble
    Americana-Folk Duo for the faint of heart/strong of will

    July 17* Gratitude Steel Band
    Jamaican Steel drum band plays reggae, calypso, Motown

    July 24 Awesome Distraction
    Acoustic sound with beautifully blended voices

    July 31 Benzie Playboys
    The best in authentic Cajun music that will have you clapping and dancing

    August 7 Jim Hawley’s 70's Show
    Pure Rock & Roll from a rocker whose voice stirs the soul

    August 14 Scottville Clown Band
    Millions of smiles from the famous Clown Band

    For more information on each band, visit our Website at www.Onekama.info

    *This activity is funded in part by the MICHIGAN COUNCIL FOR ARTS AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS and the MICHIGAN HUMANITIES COUNCIL

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  • Jake Frysinger Live!

    July 3, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 4, 2017 1:30 am
    Iron Fish Distillery, 14234 Dzuibanek Rd, Thompsonville, MI 49683, USA

    Live music at the Iron Fish Distillery by Jake Frysinger from 7-9:30pm.
    Taco 'Bout It Food Truck Fresh Mexican Food from 4pm-close.

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  • Shoreline Showcase Summer Concert Series

    July 4, 2017 @ 11:00 pm - July 5, 2017 1:00 am
    Douglas Park., Manistee, MI 49660, USA

    ShoreLine ShowCase is a volunteer, not-for-profit group that features professional, top-quality jazz, blues, and variety music FREE to the public at 7pm on Tuesday nights at the Rotary Gazebo at First Street Beach. Schedule as follows:

    July 4: Forest Fest/Holiday Explosion with Jim Shaneberger from 6:45-8:15pm (Blues, rock, funk, & soul) followed by the Paul Nelson Band from 8:45-10:30pm (Blues/blues/rock fusion)
    July 11: Greg Nagy Blues Band
    July 18: Mary Rademacher Reed with Mark Kahny Band (Pop, jazz, & show tunes)
    July 25: Organissimo (Funk, soul, jazz, & jam)
    August 1: Planet D Nonet (Pop, jazz, & show tunes)
    August 8: Rudy Petschauer's NYC Allstars with Melanie Marod (Jazz, pop, & R&B)
    August 15: Thornetta Davis (Blues, funk, soul, R&B)
    August 22: Tell Yo Mama (Pop, R&B, funk, & soul)
    August 29: Jim Shaneberger (Blues, rock, funk, & soul)

    Rain site: First Street Beach House or the Lions Pavilion

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These are some of our premier events in Manistee County that take place throughout the year. These events showcase our top attractions and encompass the “Pure Michigan” spirit!  We hope you join us this year for one (or more) of our signature Manistee County events!

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Onekama Concerts

June 19 - August 28

EVERY MONDAY IN THE SUMMER! Concerts are free to the public and donations are welcome and encouraged!  Bring lawn chairs or blankets, picnic baskets, children, etc and enjoy a night of great music.  For additional information, visit our website at www.onekama.info or our facebook page here.

Manistee National Forest Festival

June 30 - July 4

Celebrating its 81st year.  This is the signature festival for the Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce.  Hosted every year over the 4th of July/Independence Day Holiday, the Manistee National Forest Festival is a Manistee County tradition stretching back over 80 years. Visit the new event website for the event - Access current schedule, vendor information, map, directions, and much more. Drawing thousands of tourists to the area along with many residents returning with ties to the community, the festival embodies…

Shoreline Showcase

July 4 - August 29

The Shoreline Showcase Concert Series takes place every Tuesday night at 7 p.m. at the Pavilion at First Street Beach/Douglas Park. ShoreLine ShowCase is a volunteer, not-for-profit group that features professional, top-quality jazz, blues, and variety music FREE to the public. This has been a Manistee tradition since 2003.  

Roots on the River

July 6 - August 24

Roots on the River is a free summer concert series showcasing roots music. Put on by the Manistee Jaycees and sponsored by the Manistee Downtown Development Authority, and other Manistee County Businesses. Thursdays at 7 p.m. during the months of July and August at the Jaycee Bandshell on Memorial Drive, in Manistee, MI.  If it is raining the rain location is inside the 5th Avenue Beach House at Fifth Avenue Beach in Manistee, Michigan. 2017 Line Up July 6 -…

Bear Lake Days

July 7 - July 9

EVENT DESCRIPTION/DETAILS: The village of Bear Lake plays host to "Bear Lake Days" celebrating the rich heritage and history of this beautiful community in Manistee County's North Coast Region.  BLD is always held the second weekend in July, and features a grand parade, fireworks spectacle over Bear Lake, food vendors, entertainment and much more!  EVENT SCHEDULE: FRIDAY 8:00 am-Pickle Ball Tournament Final fours at the courts on Wise Street. 8:00 am-Kid's Fishing Contest (Prizes for the Biggest Fish plus much more.…

Kaleva Days

July 14 - July 16

Founded by Finnish settlers, Kaleva is located in the center of Manistee County. It is known for its Bottle House Museum, a unique home built with 60,000 glass bottles by John Makinen, then owner of a pop bottling factory. Now owned and operated by the Kaleva Historical Society, the Bottle House Museum is listed on the National Historic Register. Another landmark in Kaleva is the RR Depot Museum which houses railroad artifacts and displays. In July, the Village of Kaleva…

Arcadia Daze

July 21 - July 23

Find yourself in the quaint coastal community this summer during the Arcadia Daze celebration.  This festival is a great local event that celebrates the heritage of Arcadia Michigan. All events are at Finch Park unless otherwise noted. FRIDAY 4:30pm  |  OPENING CEREMONY -- featuring Arcadia VFW Post 5:00pm  |  PULLED PORK SANDWICHES 5:00pm - 8:00pm  |   MUSIC IN THE PAVILION 5:00pm - 1:00am  |  BEER TENT 9:00pm - 1:00am  |  LIVE BAND 9:00pm - 1:00am  |  BAND & DANCING ($2 Cover…

Onekama Days

August 3 - August 7

Since 1973 this "Two Lake Town" has been entertaining its residents, both year-round and seasonally as well as thousands of guests from the surrounding area with the Annual Onekama Days Celebration! Always on the First full weekend of August, Onekama welcomes you with a series of activities including: Art Exhibits, Dancing, Live Music, Bake Sales, Arts and Crafts, Dinners, Activities for Kids, Exceptional Fireworks over Portage Lake and the Grand Parade! Onekama Lions Raffle....$6,250 in Cash Prizes with 44 Winners…

Downtown Sidewalk Sales

August 11 - August 12

Manistee Downtown Merchants invite you to Sidewalk Sales this Friday and Saturday. You'll find fantastic bargains on just about everything....housewares, antiques, outdoor equipment, jewelry, toys, and apparel for the entire family! Enjoy shopping with friendly merchants ...then relax in one of downtown Manistee's restaurants, where you can enjoy a great meal and a cool beverage.

Grapes on the River

August 12 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hosted by the Manistee Area Chamber of Commerce Grapes on the River is an event that pairs local cuisine and Michigan wine. This event hosts live entertainment, while relaxing in the park at the Manistee Municipal Marina overlooking the Manistee River in the heart of Downtown Manistee.   Access the all new event website with information on participating wineries, ticket information, map, direction and much more.  Admission is $20/person and will include a commemorative wine glass  and tasting tickets.

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