Browse our calendar of events, from annual festivals to area happenings! Whether you schedule your visit around a particular event, or you're looking for an experience to enrich your stay at our one-of-a-kind Petoskey hotel - there's a good chance you'll find something unique to pique your interest.
Please note, all activities are subject to change.
Live Music at the Cabana Bar
Jun 16 - Sep 3
Fridays and Sunday afternoons all summer long, enjoy live music from northern Michigan's favorite local artists while you sip hand-crafted Cabana Bar cocktails.
Cliffview Cart Cruise
Jun 22 - Sep 7
As the only scenic golf cart tour along Little Traverse Bay, you'll experience awe-inspiring views, widely regarded among the best in the world.
Thanksgiving Dinner at the Inn
Explore our past menu, and join us in The Sagamore Room for our historically sold-out Thanksgiving buffet.
Magic of Bill Blagg
This action-packed spectacular is filled with mind-blowing magic & jaw-dropping illusions that will have you rubbing your eyes in disbelief!
Having racked up three consecutive No. 1 hits and more than four million in singles sales to date, this Mississippi native “remains one of country music’s very finest vocalists.”
In-Water Boat Show
Jun 16 - 18
Held annually over Father’s Day Weekend, it has always been a great way to start the summer season and to check out the latest in watercraft, boating accessories and so much more.
Classic Car & Boat Show
The Bay Harbor Classic Car & Boat Festival is a collection of the finest classic, future classic & rare cars and boats in the country!
Charlevoix Summer Art Show
Jun 24 - 25
Experience the 24th annual arts show, featuring a mix of art and crafts displayed on the shores of scenic Round Lake in downtown Charlevoix.
Jun 24 - Aug 26
A tradition of 45 years, this ensemble is made up of young performers from across the U.S who perform on stage, singing and dancing to a live band, while guests enjoy a dinner designed by our chef alongside a Broadway-style performance. Shows are Monday-Saturday each week!
Blessing of the Fleet
Join the Harbor Springs Historical Society for the annual Blessing of the Fleet in Little Traverse Bay and watch the ‘boat parade’ in the bay.
Bay Harbor Fireworks
Every July 3, Bay Harbor offers a spectacle of fireworks over Lake Michigan. Plus, guests are welcome to enjoy the Village and the Petoskey Steel Drum Band.
Jul 7 - 8
Find a spot along Lake Michigan, whether right here in Bay Harbor, or further afield to watch as an enormous fleet of colorful race boats make their way from Charlevoix to Harbor Springs and back.
Charlevoix Art & Craft Show
Jul 8 - 9
Combining one of the most picturesque settings in the state with a gathering of artists and craftsmen from around the country!
Jul 15 - 22
Every summer, the Charlevoix the Beautiful transforms with a fun-filled week of carnivals, live music, arts, parades, and more.
Petoskey Art in the Park
For the 37th year, Over 100 booths will grace idyllic Pennsylvania Park, with items ranging from pottery to jewelry, from paintings to photographs, and much more.
Conrad Tao and Caleb Teicher: Counterpoint
One's a tap prodigy. The other's a piano virtuoso. Together, they create magic onstage.
10-time Grammy Award-Winner and one of the most dynamic and vivacious live performers of our time.
Bay Harbor Arts Festival
Jul 22 - 23
Bay Harbor Arts Festival celebrates its 23rd year and hosts artists from across the country with a true festival atmosphere celebrating the arts, held along the waterfront on the Bay Harbor Marina Lawns!
The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Brian fills theaters nationwide with fervent fans that span generations.
Join Michael Feinstein for 'Get Happy!' as he travels through the life and songs of Judy Garland to kick off her 100th Birthday celebration.
The Verve Pipe
The Verve Pipe has spent the better part of three decades in evolution, creating a sound that transcends genre and generation.
An Evening with Ann Patchett
Celebrate the release of this award-winning author's newest novel, Tom Lake, set in beautiful Northern Michigan.
A dynamic force in rock music, topping the charts, selling out historic venues, and generating hundreds of millions of streams to date.
The Manhattan Transfer
The Manhattan Transfer has achieved an incomparable career of pop and jazz hits, a legacy that defines the group as it celebrates its 50th Anniversary, and final world tour!
Mackinac Bridge Walk
Experience the Mighty Mac on foot during the annual Labor Day Bridge Walk! Vehicle traffic is closed while hundreds of pedestrians take on the five mile bridge.
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
For 45 years, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago has been one of the most original forces in contemporary dance - experience a perfect storm of movement, music and choreography.
Balloons Over Bay Harbor
Sep 22 - 24
Hosting some of the best pilots in the nation, experience a schedule of flight activity throughout the weekend, so keep your “eyes to the skies” to see the beautiful balloons!