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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....$5,000 in Cash Prizes
Only 400 tickets sold...$25 each
Contact 231.889.4870

2014 EVENT SCHEDULE (All events take place at Fairgrounds Unless Noted)

                    Thursday, July 31st

6pm-10pm   BINGO

                     Friday, August 1st

Noon - Closing   Food, Beer and Pop

Noon - 5pm   M22 Road Rally Scavenger Hunt

2pm-7pm  Arts and Crafts

3pm-7pm  Beer Tasting (Presented by Portage Lake Association)

5pm-7pm Pig Out for Scholarship Pig Roast (Presented by Portage Lake Association)

6pm-8pm  Portage Lake Watershed Forever Booth

8pm-11pm  Teen Dance ($3.00 Admission)

Dusk  Portage Lake Fireworks (Sponsored by Portage Lake Association and Onekama Lions Club)

                     Saturday, August 2nd

7:30am  5K & 1K Race Day Registration.  Village Park 8:45am - 1 Mile Run Run

9:00am  5K Run & Walk (Pre-register at 231.690.2147 Proceeds benefit Onekama Athletic Boosters)

7:00am - Noon  Fresh Hot Doughnuts and Coffee at the Village Park (Presented by Trinity Lutheran Church)

8am-11am  Breakfast - All You Can Eat (Presented by Onekama Lions Club)

8am-11am  Children's Vision Screening

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

9am-12pm  Congregational Church Bake Sale (Congregational Church)

9am-2pm  Trinkets and Treasures Sale (Next to Library/Farr Center Sponsored by Portage Lake Garden Club)

10am-2pm  Fire Department Open House at the Township Hall

9am-3pm  Classic Car Show in the Village Park

10am-7pm  Arts and Crafts

11am-2pm  Trinity Lutheran Salad Bar Lunch, Farmer's Market & Bake Sale (at the church)

11:30am-2:30pm  Onekama Parks Appreciation Day (North Point Park, Free Lunch)
Noon-Closing  Food, Beer and Pop

12:30-pm  Dance Alliance North Performance

3pm-5pm  Live Music

2pm-4pm  Kids Games and Activities including Bouncy House, Face Painting & Balloon Man (Presented by Onekama Boy Scouts)

5pm-8pm  Grilled Chicken Dinner

Noon-1am  Beer Tent

9pm-1am  Dance featuring Live Music by Rusted featuring Rusty VanBrocklin 

                     Sunday, August 3rd

8am-11am  Breakfast, All You Can Eat

8am-11am  Children's Vision Screening

10am-12pm  Pony Rides (Village Park) Presented by Pierport Pony Club

1pm  Grand Parade from Village Park to Dyke Street

Noon-Closing  Food Wagon, Beer Tent and Pulled Pork Sandwiches

2pm-3:30pm  Belle Suite in Concert

3:30pm  Lions Raffle After Party

3:30pm  Big Fish Contest Winners

                     Monday, August 4th

7pm  Concert in the Park featuring Blue Water Ramblers (Village Park presented by Portage Lake Association)