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Festivals & Events

Community Easter Egg Hunt

Oceana County Fair Grounds in Hart 1025 S. State Street, Hart, MI

Join us for the Hart/Silver Lake Community Easter Egg Hunt at the Oceana County Fairgrounds in Hart. 10,000 plastic eggs with prizes divided into age categories Easter Bunny visit A Candy Shoot Country Dairy Cow Mascot And family fun! Lineup […]

It’s OK That You’re Not OK – Book Discussion

Friends of the Norton Shores Library 705 Seminole Road, Norton Shores

The Bob and Merle Scolnik Healing Center of Harbor Hospice is pleased to partner with the Norton Shores branch of the Muskegon Area District Library on April 18 at 6:00 pm for a FREE open discussion on the book “It’s […]


Hart Hills Bike Race


Looking for an amazing Michigan gravel race this spring?  The Hart Hills gravel race on April 22, 2023 is what you are looking for.  With segments like Hart Breaker Hill, Stan's Stomping Grounds and Remember Kelly, this is a race […]

BREWS & BEATS Craft beer, wine and cider festival

Pentwater Village Green 327 S Hancock St, Pentwater, MI

BREWS & BEATS is a Craft Beer, Wine and Cider Festival in Pentwater, Michigan. Try Michigan craft beverages, and listen to great music! PURCHASE TICKET Enjoy live performances, yard games, and food trucks all while sampling beverages from over 20 […]


Mac Woods Dune Rides Opens

Mac Wood's Dune Rides 629 N. 18th Ave, Mears, MI

Mac Woods Dune Rides opens for the season Visit www.macwoodsdunerides.com

Raptor Junkies Silver Lake Shakedown

Val Du Lakes Bar & Grill-Campground 1573 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI

Meet us at Michigan’s Silver Lake Sand Dunes for a weekend of RAPTOR FAMILY FUN! Register for the event and book your accommodations, we will handle the rest. This year we promise to "Send IT!


Thrift and Gift Crawl

Hart Mears Area MI

Thrift & gift shops in the Hart area invite you to attend the 3rd THRIFT & GIFT CRAWL!


Little Sable Point Lighthouse Tours

Little Sable Point Lighthouse 287 North Lighthouse Drive, Mears, MI

Little Sable Lighthouse Tours  Climb the lights! May 23 - September 10 Tuesday - Sunday Lighthouse and gift shop are open 10 am to 5 pm Just south of Ludington is a magical world of seventy-foot sand dunes and evergreen […]


Memorial Day Parade


Memorial Parade starts at First Street with line-up at 9:30am across the street from the Baptist Church. All Veterans, Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts are encouraged to participate. The Pentwater Band marches in the parade and play in Services. Our […]

Silver Lake Sand Dunes Jeep Invasion

Golden Township Park at Silver Lake Sand Dunes 8501 Silver Lake Road, Mears, MI

The Silver Lake Sand Dunes Jeep Invasion is a fun filled extended weekend when over a thousand Jeeps “Invade” the sand dunes and take part in Vendor Midway, raffles, food, music, Parade to the Dunes and much more. Mark your […]

Frozen Trio Celebration

Lewis Farms & Petting Zoo 4180 W. M 20, New Era, MI

Come experience the Frozen Trio at Lewis Farms! Fans will get to meet and greet their favorite Frozen characters. Their will be photo opportunities as well as a private frozen party with separate entrance and ticketing. General admission required for […]

Recurring Event Pentwater Farmers Market

Pentwater Farmers Market

Pentwater Village Green 327 S Hancock St, Pentwater, MI

The Pentwater Farmers Market offers fresh, locally grown produce and products twice a week during the months of June through September. Our market hosts a wide range of high quality local vendors that attract community shoppers. Our shoppers are community-focused and understand the value of shopping local.

National Asparagus Festival – 50th Year Celebration

Downtown Hart 16 S State Street, Hart, MI

June 10th – 11th, 2023 The National Asparagus Festival, Hart, MI www.nationalasparagusfestival.org Join us June 10th downtown Hart for the 50th year celebration of the National Asparagus Festival! Festival includes a 5K, Craft Show, Parade, Taste of Asparagus, Pageant, and […]

Pentwater Community Wide Garage Sale


Garage Sales throughout Pentwater! Virtual Map will be available Thursday before Register your garage sale at Pentwater Chamber of Commerce by May 31st Registration cost: $10

Hart Historic District Car Show

Hart Historic District 570 E Lincoln St, Hart, MI

Car show at the Hart Historic District with entertainment, concessions, museum tours, kids activities.  10 AM - 3 PM

Tacos & Trek For Trail


It begins with the "Trek" a 5k ride, run, walk and finishes with Tacos! Those that sign up for the  Trek-5k receive two tacos and a trail shirt, Ride/Run/ Walk begins at 11:30AM Pick up your packet in Village Green […]

New Era Farmers Market

1820 Ray Ave 1820 Ray Ave, New Era, MI

A Biweekly Farmer & Craft Market in New Era, Michigan. Offers free live music sponsored by donation. Every other Tuesday 6/27, 7/11, 7/25, 8/8, 8/22, 9/12! 6/27 - Bike Rodeo with free bike helmets. 7/11 - Super Heroes and Princesses […]

Night at the Light – Music Series

Little Sable Lighthouse 287 North lighthouse Drive, Mears, MI

Every other Thursday June 29th-August 24th! 7pm-8pm Join us for a FREE concert at Little Sable Point Lighthouse! Bring your beach chair and relax while listening to some great music performed by local artists. We are excited for our 2023 […]

Country Dairy Super Social

Country Dairy Inc. 3476 S 80th Ave., New Era, MI

SAVE THE DATE!  The Super Social is BACK! Come to the Farm on July 1st for UNLIMITED ice cream, wagon ride farm tours, live music with Cochren & Co., AsparaGrass, Joe Jarvis, and Benjamin Birdsong, Camp2U Games with Grace Adventures, […]


Stony Lake Sparkler 5K Run

Stony Lake Inn 4722 S Scenic Dr, Shelby, MI

ABOUT THE SPARKLER: The Stony Lake Sparkler Fun Run and 5K features awards, medals, t-shirts and a post-race party with great food and music. THIS IS A FUN COMMUNITY EVENT. Bring the whole family. Special recognition will be given to the family […]

Hart Sparks Fireworks Celebration

Downtown Hart 16 S State Street, Hart, MI

Hart Sparks Celebration is downtown Hart! The holiday week is set to kick off with food, live music and fireworks in Downtown Hart on July 2nd.  The fireworks begin at 10:15 PM. Local businesses and organizations will host street-side stations […]

Thunder over the Dunes Fireworks

Silver Lake Sand Dunes State Park 8960 W Fox Rd, Mears, MI

Experience the thunder over the dunes at West Michigan's most unique fireworks display on July 4th during our annual fireworks celebration over the dunes in Silver Lake! Fireworks start at 10:00PM! Hosted by Silver Lake Sand Dunes Area Chamber of […]

Glo Bash

Golden Sands Golf & Bucket Bar 2501 Wilson Rd, Silver Lake, MI

GLoW iT UP with Golden Sands! Dinner Glow Crafts! Glow Paint! Glow Games! MUSiC LiVE! Glow GOLF!! Limited Openings for golf carts so SiGN UP for your Glow Golf Experience! Golf Available All Day until Midnight! Glow Desserts & Snack […]

Fine Arts & Crafts Fair

Pentwater Village Green 327 S Hancock St, Pentwater, MI

July 8th, 2023 Fine Arts & Crafts Fair The Pentwater Jr. Women’s Club would like to announce the upcoming 58th annual Pentwater Fine Arts and Craft Fair. The Fair will be held on Saturday, July 8, 2023 from 9:00 a.m. […]

Heroes on The Dunes

Val Du Lakes Bar & Grill-Campground 1573 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI

Heros on the Dunes is an event to honor and show appreciation to our injured soldiers and their immediate families with an amazing day at the Silver Lake Sand Dunes In Mears Michigan.  Our Honored guests will have the opportunity […]

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