Live music and theater, a tractor show and flea market, and suds with a splash!

You’ll find fun for young and old alike this weekend…starting with a great performance for the little ones at the Grand Traverse County Civic Center. Head to Boyne Falls for a walk through motorized history, or catch a show on the water in Charlevoix! You can Paddle for Pints this weekend in Traverse City, or enjoy 3 days of great music in Interlochen!


Parallel 45 Theater presents: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”                                                                                                July 21st-August 1st, Grand Traverse County Civic Center

Meet Charlie Brown and the entire Peanuts gang as they explore life’s great questions and celebrate the joy of being together. This production is a great way to help our littlest audience members cope with big feelings and develop resilience in an increasingly challenging world. Get tickets at

Northern Michigan Antique Flywheelers 34th Annual Tractor, Engine and Craft Show                                                      July 22nd-25th, 00145 US 131 North, Boyne Falls

This show features dozens of antique tractors, along with engines and collectibles, a flea market, arts & crafts, a grist mill, sawmill, barber shop, live music and more! Find the complete schedule of events at

91st Annual Charlevoix Venetian Festival                                                                                                                                    Through July 25th

There’s so much more than just the music! Pickleball, tennis and soccer tournaments, the Arnold carnival, Fireworks, and of course, great performances on the Rhythms of Venetian stage every night! Learn more at

 Paddle for Pints                                                                                                                                                                                                      Friday, July 23rd and Sunday July 25th, 9am

Grab your Kayak and join a Brewery Paddle on Traverse City Waterways. Wave leaders guide you on an urban paddle through Downtown Traverse City over the course of 5+ hours, visiting up to 5 breweries on water and foot. The trip includes lunch, a t-shirt and sunglasses, plus other cool swag. Tickets are $65-$99. Get details at

Dunesville Music Festival                                                                                                                                                                                July 23rd-25th, Harmony Pines, Interlochen

This is a family friendly music & arts festival, with camping, food vendors & arts/crafts vendors, galleries & more. Live music by Act Casual, Ataboy!, Chirp, Feeding Grizzlies, Blue Water Ramblers, The Hacky Turtles, Those Guys, & many others. Find out more at


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