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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!

Thursday, August 3rd

6pm-10pm –  BINGO

Friday, August 4th

1st Annual Onekama Community Yard Sale 

3pm – 7pm – Craft Beer Tasting at Village Park

4pm – 9pm – Pickleball Round Robin Tournament (School Basketball Court)

5pm – 7pm –  Pig Out for Scholarship Pig Roast at Village Park

6pm – 11pm – Food Wagon & Beer Tent at Fairgrounds

7pm – Duck Race at 1 Kama Mama’s restaurant

7pm – Races Start – Sprints on Dirt at Fairgrounds

8pm – 11pm: Teen Dance at Village Park

Dusk – Fireworks over Portage Lake

Saturday, August 5th
9am until noon: Free Shuttle Bus connects Village Park events to Fairground events.

1st Annual Onekama Community Yard Sale

7am-4pm – Fresh Hot Doughnuts and Coffee  (Village Park)

8am-12pm – Breakfast – All You Can Eat at Fairgrounds

8:30am-2pm – Portage Lake Garden Club Trinkets and Treasures Sale (Next to Library/Farr Center)

8:30am – Warren Vaughn Doubles Tennis Tournament (Onekama School Tennis Courts)

9am – 3pm – Trinity Lutheran Farmers Market, Bake Sale & Craft Sale (at Church)

9am-2:30pm – Classic Car Show (Village Park)

9am-3pm – Boat Wash (DNR Launch Site)

10am-3pm – Church of the Brethren Yard Sale

10am-7pm – Lions Arts and Crafts at Fairgrounds

11am-1pm – Trinity Lutheran Salad Luncheon

11:30am-2:30pm – Onekama Parks Appreciation Day

2pm – M22 Road Rally/Scavenger Hunt

2:30pm-4:30pm – Show Us Your Art at Farr Center

TBD – Beautiful Babies Photo Contest

3pm – Wiffle Ball Games for All Ages (School Lawn)

4pm-11pm – Lion’s Food Wagon & Beer Tent at Fairgrounds

4pm-5pm – Live Music by Gordon Armstrong & Friends at Fairgrounds

5pm-8pm – Lion’s Grilled Steak Dinner at Fairgrounds

7pm-10pm – Races Start – Bump n Run & Demo Derby at Fairgrounds

9pm-12am – Lion’s Dance Party with Jim Hawley’s 70’s Show (Village Park)

Sunday, August 6th

8am-11am – Lion’s Breakfast at Fairgrounds

8am-11am – Children’s Vision Screening (Fairgrounds, with Breakfast)

10am-4pm – Lion’s Arts & Crafts Show at Fairgrounds

1pm – Grand Parade (From Village Park to Dyke Street)

2pm – Awesome Distraction Concert at Fairgrounds

3:30pm – Lions Raffle at Fairgrounds

Monday, August 7th

7pm – Concert in the Park Jim Hawley’s 70’s Show (Village Park presented by Portage Lake Association)


August 3
August 7
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Onekama, MI
Portage Ave
Onekama, MI 49675 United States
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