Art and Live music, plus a unique movie night out!

The Crooked Tree Arts Center’s annual fundraiser runs through Thursday, and that night, you can catch the sunset with musical accompaniment on the Old Mission Peninsula. The live performances continue Friday and Saturday night as well…plus, you have the chance to watch a movie in the shadow of the Mighty Mac!


Virtual DART for ART
Through  Thursday, August 20th

 This summer, Crooked Tree Arts Center is celebrating its annual fundraiser, DART for ART, in a new way-ONLINE. While they may not be celebrating in person, this re-imagined event will feature all of your favorite DART highlights, plus a live-stream culmination to a week of virtual festivities. Get more info at



Jazz at Sunset at Chateau Chantal

Thursday, August 20th, 7-9:30pm

Come watch the sunset from the highest point on the Old Mission Peninsula, while listening to live jazz from the Jeff Haas Trio, and enjoying the best wines from Chateau Chantal! Plus, watch watercolorist Lisa Flahive work her magic on canvas right before your eyes! Get details at



Levi Britton Live at Rove Estate and Winery

Friday, August 21st, 6-9pm

Wrap up your week with a night of great music, complimented by Rove Estate’s delicious wines and ciders! Plus, it’s Happy Hour from 5-9 with $5 select glass pours! Learn more at



Chris Thile at the Great Lakes Center for the Arts

Saturday, August 22nd, 5pm, and 8:30pm

Bluegrass fans may know Chris Thile from his work with progressive bluegrass trio, Punch Brothers, or new-grass artists, Nickel Creek. As a Grammy Award-winner, composer, and vocalist, Thile transcends the borders of conventional genres, creating a distinctly American canon and a new musical aesthetic. Get tickets at



Movies at the Mackinac Bridge

Saturday, August 22nd, Dusk

Saturdays through September 5th Come out to Fort Michilimackinac for a different family-friendly movie every Saturday night!  Movies start at dusk. This week’s feature is Disney’s “Moana” Learn more at