What’s Happening on the Lakeshore

Events Happening in Muskegon County!

Tuesday July 27 – August 3, 2021

Please check our website for a complete listing of events

www.visitmuskegon.org/events

 

Tuesday July 27:

93rd Annual Muskegon County Fair

July 24 @ 8:00 am – July 31 @ 9:00 pm

The Muskegon County Fair located at the Muskegon County Fairgrounds, 6621 Heights Ravenna Rd., Fruitport is a place for family fun and community growth! Each year, kids all throughout the Muskegon area work hard on an assortment of projects. The Muskegon County annual fair is their opportunity to show the product of their hard work with the community. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday until November.

35th Annual ACWL-Nuveen FREE Summer Concert Series:

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

All Ages FREE! (donations collected during intermission) Free crafts for kids will be available at each concert, thanks to the City of Montague. Concerts will be held at the Montague-Whitehall Rotary Band Shell located at 8636 Water St.  Rain location is the Montague High School Center for the Arts: 4900 Stanton Blvd. Montague. www.artswhitelake.org

McGraft Park FREE Summer Concert: Country Current

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Carl Webb Band will be performing a FREE concert at McGraft Park  Location: McGraft Park Band-Shell 2204 Wickham Dr near Glen Ave, Start time: 7pm. Funded by McGraft Park Trust Fund.

Yoga On The Ship ($8) – Rootdown Yoga. Juice. Greens.

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We’re excited to bring back Yoga on the USS LST 393 located at 560 Mart St. Downtown Muskegon on Tuesday evenings for only $8. Come connect with community and flow with some of the best views in Muskegon. All Levels Welcome! *Pre-registration recommended but not required *Don’t forget your mat, as rentals will not be provided.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Unruly Bicycling Group

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Unruly Tuesday will meet in the parking lot behind Unruly Brewing Company located at 360 W. Western Ave. for a 90 minute bike ride.

Dance Flow

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Goodrich Park, 100 N. Lake Street
 Each Tuesday in July & August. Ages 18+ $12 for non-members $10 for ACWL-Nuveen Members OR purchase a month-long pass: $10/class or $9/class for ACWL-Nuveen Members Dance offers the opportunity to be truly present; it connects to the core of self awareness through movements that strengthen and balance the body. Led by experienced dancer and certified Zumba instructor.  

        

Wednesday July 28:

Muskegon Flea Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Every Wednesday May – October 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Plein Air on the Farm

10:00 am – 2:30 pm
The Tortoise and Hare farm located at 3940 North Weber Rd. will be in full swing with veggies and flowers growing and ready for harvest. Join us for a Plein Air on the Farm. Artist Chelsea Tanis will be on hand for plein air lessons and advice if you are a novice or want to fine tune your skills. $60 per person

Salsa Dance – Free Event

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Olthoff Stage, 425 W.Western, Muskegon,MI, 425 West Western Ave.

Free Salsa dance class, beginners level. If you like to dance and want to learn something new, you will love these classes. If you would like to extend your social network, get some very fun exercise, learn some new dance moves, or just want to dance, this is for you! No partner required.

Comedy Night at Burl and Sprig

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Fresh Ghost Comedy presents live, FREE admission comedy show at Burl & Sprig Distillery located at 500 W. Western Ave. in downtown Muskegon.

unWINEd Aboard the Aquastar

8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Spend some quality time out on the Aquastar Cruise located at 560 Mart St. enjoying the views while sampling some of our favorite wines! Cost is just $39 per person You will enjoy 5 samples of great wines, a beautiful sunset cruise and have a commemorative glass to take home.

Cruise-ins at Fricano Place

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Cruise-in nights at Fricano Place every Wednesday located at1050 W. Western Ave. Bring your beautiful cars and set up in the shaded, grassy area.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

93rd Annual Muskegon County Fair

July 24 @ 8:00 am – July 31 @ 9:00 pm

The Muskegon County Fair located at the Muskegon County Fairgrounds, 6621 Heights Ravenna Rd., Fruitport is a place for family fun and community growth! Each year, kids all throughout the Muskegon area work hard on an assortment of projects. The Muskegon County annual fair is their opportunity to show the product of their hard work with the community. We hope you enjoy your visit.

 

Thursday July 29:

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday until November.

Muskegon Museum of Art: Free Thursdays

11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Free museum admission all day every Thursdays at the Muskegon Art museum located at 296 W. Webster Ave., compliments of The Meijer Foundation. Please remember your mask.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Comedy Night at North Grove Brewers with Fresh Ghost Comedy

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Fresh Ghost comedy at North Grove Brewers located at 8735 Water St., Montague as they bring two of the Mid West best comedians!!! Mike Logan from Grand Rapids and Robert Jenkins from Lansing. Free entrance

Aquastar Cruise

8:00pm – 10:00pm 
Get your camera ready and enjoy the  breezes while cruising the lake during our  cruises aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase tickets visit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

Cardio Drumming!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A fun workout for all ages, sizes and fitness levels! First timers can rent the needed equipment for $1. Beachwood Park is outdoor location. The class is just $2 per person.  Required equipment: Water bottle, available to rent for $1 each are:  17 gallon bucket, 65-75cm yoga ball, Drumsticks. Keep up to date with the Muskegon Drum Crew Facebook Group . Classes are Monday & Thursday.

93rd Annual Muskegon County Fair

July 24 @ 8:00 am – July 31 @ 9:00 pm

The Muskegon County Fair located at the Muskegon County Fairgrounds, 6621 Heights Ravenna Rd., Fruitport is a place for family fun and community growth! Each year, kids all throughout the Muskegon area work hard on an assortment of projects. The Muskegon County annual fair is their opportunity to show the product of their hard work with the community. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Free Family Movie Days – Black Panther

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come to the Frauenthal located at 425 W. Western Ave. for a free family movie! Showcasing modern box office hits, the series aims to open doors for families in the community to experience the Frauenthal Center together or for those who are simply looking for a free and fun afternoon. No ticket needed. www.frauenthal.org

Brewers Lounge Presale Party for Hackley Hooley

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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Grab a pint o’ draft beer, a dog from G&L Chili Dog Food truck and save the $2 convenience fee on your tickets! Door Prizes! There will be door prizes!
Someone will be drawn from the pool of that evening’s ticket purchases to win a MIMF grab bag o’ goodies, Can’t make this one? No worries! There will be another presale ticket party at the Downtown location of Family Financial Credit Union on July 31st from 11 am – 1 pm. Hackley Hooley is September 18 from 11 am – 8 pm at Hackley Park. Admission is just $10

 

Friday July 30:

Muskegon South Pierhead Light Tours

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Climb to the top of the 118 year old Muskegon South Pierhead Light located at 1431 Beach St. Visitors can tour the cylindrical, ironclad, 48′ tall Muskegon South Pierhead Light built in 1903. Climb two spiral staircases and a shipman’s ladder to find unparalleled views from the lantern room. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays from 1-5 p.m.

Film Fridays on the Milwaukee Clipper- SS Badger

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Come join the Milwaukee Clipper located at 2098 Lakeshore Dr. in the theater for a documentary on the SS Badger, Doors open at 6:00 and the documentary starts at 6:30, Admission is free for members and $10 for adults, and $7 for children. Come support the Clipper today!! www.milwaukeeclipper.com

Outdoor Story Time

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Hey story time friends! Join Hackley Library located at 316 W. Wester Ave. outside on the patio between the art museum and Hackley Library at 10:30 on Fridays! Masks are not required, but social distancing will be encouraged. Don’t forget something soft to sit on! In the event of inclement weather, we will cancel our in-person outdoor story time.

93rd Annual Muskegon County Fair

July 24 @ 8:00 am – July 31 @ 9:00 pm

The Muskegon County Fair located at the Muskegon County Fairgrounds, 6621 Heights Ravenna Rd., Fruitport is a place for family fun and community growth! Each year, kids all throughout the Muskegon area work hard on an assortment of projects. The Muskegon County annual fair is their opportunity to show the product of their hard work with the community. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Aquastar Afternoon Cruise

8:00pm – 10:00pm
Get your camera ready and enjoy the  breezes while cruising the lake during our  cruises aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase tickets visit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Cruz’in Classic Car Show

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

It’s the Cruz’in Classic Car Show! Stake out your spot along the downtown areas of Whitehall and Montague to see over 400 pre-1975 cars cruise from Funnell Field in Whitehall to downtown Ferry St. in Montague!  Follow the cars to Ferry St. where they will be on display. www.whitelake.org

Summer at the Lights 2021: White River Light Station and Museum Evening Concert: Joe Irelan.

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Bring your blankets or lawn chairs with the family for this free concert to the White River Light Station Museum located at 6199 Murray Rd.

Live Music:

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Smash Wine Bar & Bistro located at 415 W. Western Ave., inside Frauenthal Center

 

Saturday July 31:

Over the Edge Muskegon Rescue Mission Fundraiser

9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Looking for some summer FUN?  Come to the High Point Flats located at 285 W. Western Ave. Register at https://give.overtheedge.events/campaigns/e1lrHb. Want to cross an item off your bucket list? Up for a challenge? Muskegon Rescue Mission’s exciting new rappelling event will punch your fun pass! Just want to watch? Cheer on those participating for this great fundraiser!

July Saturdays: Xylophone Musical

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come test out your percussion skills on our life-size xylophone at the Lakeshore Museum Center located at 430 W. Clay. Make your own music or play one of our provided songs, and see what you can make! Then, create your own xylophone out of cardboard and rubber bands to make your own music at home! 231-722-0278

93rd Annual Muskegon County Fair

July 24 @ 8:00 am – July 31 @ 9:00 pm

The Muskegon County Fair located at the Muskegon County Fairgrounds, 6621 Heights Ravenna Rd., Fruitport is a place for family fun and community growth! Each year, kids all throughout the Muskegon area work hard on an assortment of projects. The Muskegon County annual fair is their opportunity to show the product of their hard work with the community. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Yoga at Heritage Landing

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Heritage Landing, 1050 7th St.
This is an all levels yoga class appropriate for beginners as well as advanced practitioners. Instructors will give lots of ways to make poses appropriate for all! Please bring your own yoga mat or towel/blanket. The class is donation based, pay as you can.

Muskegon South Pierhead Light Tours

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Climb to the top of the 118 year old Muskegon South Pierhead Light located at 1431 Beach St. Visitors can tour the cylindrical, ironclad, 48′ tall Muskegon South Pierhead Light built in 1903. Climb two spiral staircases and a shipman’s ladder to find unparalleled views from the lantern room. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays from 1-5 p.m.

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Saturdays until November.

Boomtown Market Craft Beer & Wine Tastings

10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Boomtown Market located at 351 W. Western Ave. in Downtown Muskegon invites you to free Draft, Craft Beer & Wine Tastings every Saturday starting at 10 a.m. Sample unique Craft Beers on Tap from all around Michigan!

Aquastar Public Cruise

8:00pm – 10:00pm
Get your camera ready and enjoy the  breezes while cruising the lake during our  cruises aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase tickets visit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

Live Music at Smash Wine Bar Bistro

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Live Music Fridays & Saturdays located at 415 W. Western Ave. 8pm-10pm. Check their website www.smashwinebar.com or FB page for the schedule.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50 231-798-2608

Free Summer Concert: David Phelps

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Each year the Maranatha Bible & Missionary Conference Center located at 4759 Lake Harbor Rd. has a free summer concert series open to the public. If you want to purchase dinner before the concert you receive preferred seating!  www.vacationwithpurpose.org/summer-concert

Sweetwater Local Foods Market

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sweetwater Local Foods Market, 6401 Harvey St.
Sweetwater Local Foods Market will be offering a PREORDER ONLY market, out in the parking lot, from 10:00am to 11:00am. Sign up for the newsletter to get your order in here: https://tinyletter.com/SweetwaterLocalFoodsMkt or get the list from the website here: sweetwaterlocalfoodsmarket.org Sweetwater Local Foods Market offers healthy, humane, homegrown, local food you can trust!

 

Sunday August 1:

Rootdown Yoga on the LST Ship

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We’re excited to host yoga classes on the deck of the LST 393, located in the Mart Dock, 560 Mart St.! All Levels Welcome! Recommended $10 donation. 50% of proceeds go to USS LST 393. Cash at door accepted. No pre-registration required. *Don’t forget your mat as rentals will not be provided

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50 231-798-2608

Aquastar Afternoon Cruise

4:00pm – 6:00pm 
Get your camera ready and enjoy the  breezes while cruising the lake during our  cruises aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase tickets visit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

 

Monday August 2:

Muskegon South Pierhead Light Tours

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm 3:00-3:30 Storytime
Climb to the top of the 118 year old Muskegon South Pierhead Light located at 1431 Beach St. Visitors can tour the cylindrical, ironclad, 48′ tall Muskegon South Pierhead Light built in 1903. Climb two spiral staircases and a shipman’s ladder to find unparalleled views from the lantern room. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays from 1-5 p.m.

Roll On Muskegon Community Cruise

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Downtown Muskegon, Western Ave.
Grab your bicycle for an 8 mph bike ride for the purpose of waving to our neighbors and smiling at community members. We meet at the Muskegon Farmers Market every Monday. Wheels turn at 6:30! Helmets are strongly encouraged. You’ll bike through neighborhoods you don’t usually visit, and see public art that can’t be appreciated from an automobile. Additionally, you’ll hear local history and interesting character studies

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50 231-798-2608

Wonderland Cruise-In Car Show

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Check out classic cars every Monday this summer! Wonderland Distilling Co. located at 1989 Lakeshore Dr. presents a classic car show in the parking lot across the street from their venue. This is a cruise-in style show with no entry fee. Feel free to hang out, see the cool cars, or show off your own.

Cardio Drumming!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A fun workout for all ages, sizes and fitness levels! First timers can rent the needed equipment for $1. Beachwood Park is outdoor location. The class is just $2 per person.  Required equipment: Water bottle, available to rent for $1 each are:  17 gallon bucket, 65-75cm yoga ball, Drumsticks. Keep up to date with the Muskegon Drum Crew Facebook Group . Classes are Monday & Thursday.

Big Band Swing Dancing.

7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Come check out Muskegon’s first Era swing dancing. Encouraged to dress in attire from the 1920s-50s every Monday. Celebration Community Church address is 1260 W Sherman Blvd, Muskegon, MI 49441 in the parking lot. Cost is free. Donations are appreciated. Come out and have a Roaring good time.

 

Tuesday August 3:

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday until November.

35th Annual ACWL-Nuveen FREE Summer Concert Series:

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm  The Smiths

All Ages FREE! (donations collected during intermission) Free crafts for kids will be available at each concert, thanks to the City of Montague. Concerts will be held at the Montague-Whitehall Rotary Band Shell located at 8636 Water St.  Rain location is the Montague High School Center for the Arts: 4900 Stanton Blvd. Montague. www.artswhitelake.org

Yoga On The Ship ($8) – Rootdown Yoga. Juice. Greens.

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We’re excited to bring back Yoga on the USS LST 393 located at 560 Mart St. Downtown Muskegon on Tuesday evenings for only $8. Come connect with community and flow with some of the best views in Muskegon. All Levels Welcome! *Pre-registration recommended but not required *Don’t forget your mat, as rentals will not be provided.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Unruly Bicycling Group

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Unruly Tuesday will meet in the parking lot behind Unruly Brewing Company located at 360 W. Western Ave. for a 90 minute bike ride.

Dance Flow

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Goodrich Park, 100 N. Lake Street
 Each Tuesday in July & August. Ages 18+ $12 for non-members $10 for ACWL-Nuveen Members OR purchase a month-long pass: $10/class or $9/class for ACWL-Nuveen Members Dance offers the opportunity to be truly present; it connects to the core of self awareness through movements that strengthen and balance the body. Led by experienced dancer and certified Zumba instructor.

The White Lake Chamber Music Festival is Back!

August 3 @ 7:00 pm – August 8 @ 8:30 pm

White Lake Golf Course Pavilion, 6355 Michillinda Rd
The joy of live performances will finally return to the White Lake area. From August 3rd through 8th, the White Lake Chamber Music Festival will once again present exceptional performances! Excellent programming, world-class artists, and inspiring classical music performances will take place outdoors at the White Lake Golf Course pavilion (6355 Michillinda Rd., Whitehall). www.whitelake.org

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