City of Cheboygan.

 

 

JULY

 

 

Summer Concert in Festival Square:  Petoskey Steel Drum Band
July 21 - 7:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Grab your lawn chair and come to Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan for the weekly concert.  For more information, please contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce - (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com.

 

Farmers Market
July 23 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
July 27 - 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Summer Concert in Festival Square:  Charlie Reager
July 28 - 7:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Grab your lawn chair and come to Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan for the weekly concert.  For more information, please contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce - (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com.

Downtown Cheboygan Music Festival
July 29 & 30
Downtown Cheboygan/Festival Square
Music, food & fun in Festival Square!  Free admission into the entertainment venue! 

July 29 Performers:
5:00 pm - Bad Jam
8:00 pm - Jedi Mind Trip

July 30 Performers:
4:00 pm - Charlie Reager
5:00 pm - Kari Lynch
8:00 pm - Kris Hitchcock & Small Town Son

Mark your calendars for this event!  For more information, please contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org.

Farmers Market
July 30 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House parking lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Rockin' Rivertown Ride
July 30 ~ Downtown Cheboygan/Festival Square
10:00 am -Noon Registration
12:00 pm - Poker Run
4:30 pm - Downtown Motorcycle Show
5:00 pm - Bike Show
8:30 pm - Poker Run & Bike Show Winners announced

More details on this event to come; please check back.  For more information, please contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org.

AUGUST


Farmers Market
August 3 - 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Summer Concert in Festival Square:  Evan Archambo
August 4 - 7:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Grab your lawn chair and come to Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan for the weekly concert.  For more information, please contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce - (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com.

Kiwanis Puddingstone Festival
August 5-6
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

More information to come.

Farmers Market
August 6 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House parking lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
August 10 - 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Summer Concert in Festival Square:  Billy Jewell
August 11 - 7:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Grab your lawn chair and come to Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan for the weekly concert.  For more information, please contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce - (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com.

Bob Milne - Ragtime Piano at it's Best
August 12 - 7:30 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 N. Huron

Admission:  $12
Bob Milne's concerts are history lessons, sprinkled with humorous anecdotes and wry asides.  His patented loping bass keeps things moving as his treble melodies start softly and gradually move to a frenetic climax. Please contact the Opera House Box Office to purchase tickets, (231) 627-5841 or www.theoperahouse.org.

Farmers Market
August 13 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
August 17 - 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Summer Concert in Festival Square:  Nate King
August 18 - 7:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Grab your lawn chair and come to Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan for the weekly concert.  For more information, please contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce - (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com.

Farmers Market
August 20 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
August 24 - 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Summer Concert in Festival Square:  Uncle Ugly
August 25 - 7:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Grab your lawn chair and come to Festival Square in Downtown Cheboygan for the weekly concert.  For more information, please contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce - (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com.

Brandenburg Concertos by Bach
August 26 - 4:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 N. Huron

Admission:  Ticket prices TBA
The Cheboygan Opera House is among the selected venues for this extraordinary concert including all six of the Brandenburg Concertos by Bach.  Each concerto is approximately 20 minutes in duration.  The work is extraordinarily demanding and for that reason alone, it is seldom performed today in full, the way Bach meant it to be performed.  The first three concertos will be presented in the late afternoon, take a breake for catered hors d'oeuvres and beverages including wine, and follow all of that with the performance of the final three concertos, ending in the early evening.  Please contact the Opera House Box Office to purchase tickets, (231) 627-5841 or www.theoperahouse.org.

Farmers Market
August 27 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House parking lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Old 27 Motor Tour
August 27 - TBA
Festival Square - 401 N. Main


Farmers Market
August 31 - 9:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

SEPTEMBER


Farmers Market
September 3 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House Parking Lot - 403 N. Huron

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

State Street Labor Day Bridge Walk
September 5 - 11:50 am
Cheboygan's answer to a Labor Day Bridge Walk begins at the East end of State Street bridge and travels to Festival Square.   A community picnic will be on hand at the conclusion of the walk.  

Farmers Market
September 10 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Mack Sisters
September 10 - 7:30 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 N. Huron

Admission:  Adults - $15, Students:  $10
Yuki and Tomoko Mack have won top prizes in major international duo-piano competitions in the U.S. and Japan.  The duo's exquisite musicianship and dynamic technique is coupled with an extensive repertoire including works by Bach, Mozart, Rachmaninoff, Debussy, Gershwin, and Copland.    Please contact the Opera House Box Office to purchase tickets, (231) 627-5841 or www.theoperahouse.org.

Farmers Market
September 17 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
September 24 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

The Four Freshman
September 24 - 7:30 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 N. Huron

Admission:  Adults - $30, Students:  $10
The current incarnation of the Four Freshmen, Bob Ferreira, Brian Eichenberger, Vince Johnson and Curtis Calderon, has been a unit since 2001, making them the second longest tenured version of the group.  This longevity has given them the kind of empathy and natural stage presence that comes with years of performing together.  Their repertoire includes a variety of pop and jazz standards from the Great American Songbook Classics.  Please contact the Opera House Box Office to purchase tickets, (231) 627-5841 or www.theoperahouse.org.

OCTOBER


Farmers Market
October 1 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
October 8 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
October 15 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Farmers Market
October 22 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

TOUCH:  Motown Sounds
October 22 - 7:30 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 N. Huron

Admission:  Adults - $20, Students:  $10
TOUCH is the Premier #1 "old School" and Motown Sound Tribute band in the land! They have been entertaining and delighting audiences all over the country for a decade.  Their energetic dance performances and engaging personalities have brought many an audience to their feet.  TOUCH has shared the stage with Al Green, Lou Graham/Foreigner, The Spinners, Percey Sledge, The Isley Brothers, Eddie Money, and the legendary Ray Charles.  Please contact the Opera House Box Office to purchase tickets, (231) 627-5841 or www.theoperahouse.org.

Farmers Market
October 29 - 8:00 am -1:00 pm
Festival Square - 401 N. Main

Local farmers provide seasonal goods for sale at this weekly market.

Downtown Trick-or-Treating
October 31 - 3:00-5:00 pm
Children are invited to dress up in their favorite Halloween attire and trick-or-treat to the Downtown community.  Participating businesses will have orange pumpkins on display in their storefront windows.  Main Street will be closed from State Street to Court Street during this time.  For more information, please contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org.

NOVEMBER


Girls Night Out
November 10 - 3:00-8:00 pm 
Check out the stores for deals and treats and don't forget to sign up at each store for the gift basket door prize drawing! Downtown Cheboygan is the place to shop, dine & unwind!  For more information, please contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org.

STORM:  Great Lakes Shipwrecks
November 19 - 7:30 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 N. Huron

Admission:  Adults - $15, Students:  $10
Dan Hall's music has been heard by hundreds of thousands of fans, from his maritime concerts to the countless souls who have heard his golden voice in cathedrals and sacred places like the Cross in the Woods.  Millions of television viewers will recognize Ric Mixter as a shipwreck researcher, diving over 100 shipwrecks in the Great Lakes, including the Edmund Fitzgerald.  Put the two together and you get STORM.  An exciting presentaiton of Shipwrecks in Northern Michigan.  Please contact the Opera House Box Office to purchase tickets, (231) 627-5841 or www.theoperahouse.org.

DECEMBER


Downtown Hospitality Night
December 1 - 3:00-8:00 pm
Downtown merchants extend the warmest feelings of the season.  Many offer holiday goodies, live music, and one-night only specials.  This is their special way of saying, "Thank you."  There will be a special appearance from the Downtown Mystery Elf, who is handing out gifts to the first 100 customers she sees!   For more information, please contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org.

Parade of Lights
December 3 - 6:00 pm
Main Street comes alive with the lights of the Holiday season.  Watch the many colorful floats, marching groups, and listen to the seasonal songs as they meander down Main Street.  Children will beam with excitement as they watch for Santa Claus and his sleigh.  The parade lineup begins at the County building and will head north on Main Street through town.    

Measure for Measure Holiday Concert
December 3 - 7:30 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 N. Huron

Admission:  Adults - $20, Students:  $10
Measure for Measure was founded in 1988 by five University of Michgan Men's Glee Club alumni, in an effort to provide an opportunity for men to perform music composed and arranged for male chorus.  Since then, the ensemble has grown with members from throughout southeast Michigan.  Please contact the Opera House Box Office to purchase tickets, (231) 627-5841 or www.theoperahouse.org.