Calendar of Events

Local Schedule of Events
Wondering what to do in Glen Arbor? Aside from the list below, check out this great link of ideas form the Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce!  
Manitou Music Festival ~ May Erlewine ~ July 28th
Sunday, July 28th at 8pm at Lake Street Studios, Glen Arbor. Rain out ~ Glen Arbor Town Hall. Come out to see this talented folk artist! 
Manitou Music Festival ~ Realta ~ July 31st
See this Irish band on Studio Stage, Lake Street Studios, Glen Arbor. Rain out – Glen Arbor Town Hall. 
Plein Air Weekend: Sundowner ~ August 1-3rd
The kick-off event of the 10th annual Plein Art Weekend is the Sundowner – a challenging painting opportunity that features artists capturing the beauty and awe of the sunset over Glen Lake and Lake Michigan. In true plein air fashion, more than 50 artists will be painting the setting sun from 8 pm until last light along beaches from Glen Haven to Port Oneida, and Inspiration Point. Come watch artists meet the demanding challenge of capturing a northern Michigan spectacular sunset. This Sundowner is a weather-permitting event. For more information: Click Here!

Paint the Town Quick Draw & Quick Sale ~ August 2nd
The Quick Draw is followed by a show and sale of work from this event and the August 2 Sundowner painting event at the Glen Arbor Town Hall, 6394 W. Western Avenue/M-22 in Glen Arbor, 5-6:30 pm.  Sales are on a first-come basis. Glen Arbor artist Becky Thatcher of Becky Thatcher Jewelry is the 2018 judge, and will award cash prizes for best of Glen Haven and Sundowner paintings. The exhibit and sale are open to the public at no charge. For more information: Click Here!
Manitou Music Festival ~ Chatham Rabbits ~ August 4th
Sunday, August 4th at 8am, Studio Stage, Lake Street Studios, Glen Arbor. Check out this Indie Folk duo at Studio Stage, lake Street Studios.
Manitou Music Festival ~ The Founding ~ August 7th
Wednesday, August 7th at 8pm. Check out this progressive folk group on the Leelanau School lawn. The rain out is Leelanau School Auditorium. 
Port Oneida Historical Fair ~ August 9-10th
Take a step back in time at the Port Oneida Fair and experience what life was like in the lake 1800’s and the early 1900’s from 4pm-6pm. You can imagine what life was like of the pioneers as you help bale hay or watch a broom-maker at work. Learn all about basket weaving, soap making, butter making, candle dipping and fur trapping.
Manitou Music Festival ~ Summer Singers ~ August 13th
Tuesday, August 13th at 7pm. Choral singers at Glen Lake Community Reformed Church in Burdickville. 

Glen Arbor Pumpkin Festival- October 19th

Saturday, October 19th from 12-3pm. at the Glen Arbor Township Park. (Rain location will be held at the Glen Arbor Town Hall) Family friendly activities to include: Cider, donuts, Hot dogs, Games, Pumpkin Carving, Painted-Lady Face Art, crafts, and the Lord Of The Gourd carving demonstration! Open to all, $5 donation appreciated.