Onekama Days

August 1st - 3rd, 2014

Onekama, Michigan

Portage Lake Association


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

2013 EVENT SCHEDULE (All events take place at Fairgrounds Unless Noted)

                    Thursday, August 1st

6am-10pm   BINGO

                     Friday, August 2nd

Noon - Closing   Food, Beer and Pop

2am-7pm  Arts and Crafts

3pm-5pm  Beer Tasting (Presented by Portage Lake Association)

3pm-5pm  Cute Pet Pics and Photography Tricks ($5.00)

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 3rd

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-10am  Portage Lake Watershed Display at Village Park

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

8am-11am  Children's Vision Screening

8am-2pm  Community Yard Sale (Community Wide)

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

9am-1pm  St. Joseph's Youth Group Bake Sale (St. Joseph Church)

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

10am-Noon  Congregational Church Bake Sale (at the church)

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

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

9am-1pm  Trinity Lutheran Bake Sale & Farm Products (at the church)

10am-7pm  Arts and Crafts

11am-1pm  Trinity Lutheran Salad Bar Luncheon (at the church)

11:30am-2:30pm  North Point Park Appreciation Day (North Point Park)
                                (1-2pm Grasses Photo Walk)

Noon-Closing  Food, Beer and Pop

1pm-3pm  Jr. Clio Club Display

2pm-4pm  Live Music

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

5pm-8pm  Grilled Steak Dinner ($12)

Noon-1am  Beer Tent

9pm-1am  Dance featuring David vs David (Barry Seymour Jr's Band with very special guests)

                     Sunday, August 4th

8am-11am  Breakfast, All You Can Eat

8am-11am  Children's Vision Screening

10am-5pm  Arts and Crafts

11am  Pickleball Doubles Tournament (School Basketball Court. Register by 10am day of the event with Ken at 231.889.4048)

Noon  Tittibawassee Fife & Drum Concert (Across from Spirit Gas Station)

1:30pm-4pm  Kids Games including Bouncy House

1pm  Grand Parade from Village Park to Dyke Street

Noon-Closing  Food, Beer and Pop

2pm-3:30pm  Eric Erickson in Concert as Elvis Live

3:30pm  Lions Raffle After Party

3:30pm  Big Fish Contest Winners

                     Monday, August 5th

6pm  Concert in the Park featuring The Nephews (Village Park presented by Portage Lake Association)