Cheboygan in northern Michigan.

 

JUNE


Summer Arts & Crafts Show in Washington Park
June 12 - 2:00-8:00 pm
June 13 - 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Washington Park - 124 North Main
Don't miss the handmade crafts from vendors all over the state.  Event dates and times are rain or shine.  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com



Northland Players Summer Youth Theater:  "7 Keys"
June 19 & 20 - 7:00 pm
Cheboygan Opera House - 403 North Huron

32nd Annual Cheboygan Street Rods Custom & Classic Car Show Parade
June 19 - 7:00 pm
Main Street
Check out the Car Show vehicles as they travel on Main Street.

32nd Annual Cheboygan Street Rods Custom & Classic Car Show
June 20 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Main Street/Festival Square
Cars will be on display on Main Street.  Registration will take place in Festival Square.

Perennial Garden Club Plant Sale in Washington Park
June 20 - 9:30-11:30 am
Washington Park - 124 North Main

JULY


Concert in the Square:  Whitmore 4
July 2 - 7:00 pm
Check out the Whitmore 4 in Festival Square!  A classic rock band that covers songs from the 60's - today, the Whitmore 4 has 35+ years experience.  Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can see the Whitmore 4 kick off this year's season of Concerts in the Square!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com


4th of July Parade
July 4 - 10:00 am
The parade route begins at the Cheboygan County Building located at 870 South Main Street and ends at the Fraternal Order of Eagles building located at 626 North Main.  Parade viewers are encouraged to watch the parade from any location on Main Street between the starting and ending points.  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com



Waterways Festival
July 9-11
This 3-day event celebrates Cheboygan's Inland Waterway.  The following is the events calendar for the downtown activity:

Thursday, July 9:
Cheboygan Jaycees Kids Day:  2-6 pm in Washington Park
Concert in the Square:  Doug Thomas Duo @ 7:00 pm
Movie in the Square:  Spongebob Squarepants @ Dusk

Friday, July 10:
Waterways Happy Hour:  5-6 pm in Festival Square
Waterways Fish Fry:  5-8 pm @ Eagles Hall
Main Stage Entertainment - Jelly Roll Blues Band:  5-8:30 pm
Main Stage Entertainment - Brewhouse Band:  9 pm - Midnight

Saturday, July 11: 
Cheboygan Arts Council 47th Annual Art Fair:  9:30-3 pm in Festival Square
Main Stage Entertainment - Jessie Brown Band
Main Stage Entertainment - Seth Cook
Main Stage Entertainment - Cook & Belle

Sunday, July 12:
Cheboygan River Cleanup:  1:00 pm @ Northern Michigan Dive Center
Beach Volleyball Tournament:  11:00 am @ Gordon Turner Park

 

Concert in the Square:  Petoskey Steel Drum Band
July 16 - 7:00 pm
Back by popular demand is the Petoskey Steel Drum Band! 
The Petoskey Steel Drum band has performed at Disney, Hawaii, on the Norweigian Dawn Cruise Ship, 7 times at Mardi Gras in New Orleans, and over 30 concerts around the state each year. Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can catch this special performance in Festival Square!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com

Concert in the Square:  Darwin Project
July 23- 7:00 pm
Check out the Darwin Project in Festival Square! 
The Darwin Project is a heavy alternative rock band from Michigan comprised of four passionate individuals.  With their hardworking grassroots approach to performing live and touring they have developed a sound as solid as oak.   Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can catch the Darwin Project in the Square!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com

DOWNTOWN MUSIC FESTIVAL 
July 24 & 25 - Music begins @ 5:00 pm!
Festival Square - 401 North Main
FREE Admission!

Friday, July 24:
5:00 pm - The Cookies
8:00 pm - Uncle Ugly

Saturday, July 25:
5:00 pm - Chimney Rock Band
7:00 pm - Hi-Speed
9:00 pm - Brian Lorente & the Usual Suspects

For more information, please visit www.cheboyganmusicfest.com or contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org

 

ROCKIN' RIVERTOWN RIDE
July 25 - Downtown Cheboygan/Main Street
This motorcycle event features:
12:30 pm - Poker Run
4:00 pm - Rolling Thunder Parade on Main Street
5:00 pm - Bike Show

For more information, please visit www.cheboyganmusicfestival.com or contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org

Concert in the Square:  Jelly Roll Blues Band
July 30 - 7:00 pm
Jelly Roll Blues Band is a favorite band of locals and tourists in Northern Michigan.  Jelly Roll has performed throughout the area for 25 years, entertaining people of all ages with their fascinating blend of multiple styles of music featuring, blues, rock, jazz, and swing.  
 Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can catch this special performance!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com

AUGUST


Downtown Sidewalk Sales
August 6, 7, & 8 
Don't miss the deals your local retailers offer during this special three day event.  Enjoy the shopping convenience of Downtown Cheboygan merchants this summer.

For more information, please
contact Kirsten Guenther, Downtown Enhancement Administrator - (231) 627-9931 or kguenther@cheboygan.org

Concert in the Square:  Charlie Reager
August 6 - 7:00 pm
Cheboygan native Charlie Reager has been playing music all of his life.
Charlie sings, plays guitar, harmonica, and hand percussions, and also composes songs.  Playing drums in a variety of acts, playing djembe, guitar and harmonica in a few acoustic duos, and playing a solo act makes Charlie one of the busiest guys in the music business. Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can catch this special performance!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com

Concert in the Square:  Kort McCumber
August 13 - 7:00 pm
Kort McCumber's live performance is … Original Americana! Kort knows, writes, plays, and sings good songs--steeped in tradition, honed over a musical lifetime and brought to life in the present. Americana at its best! Good songs well rendered. Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can catch this special performance!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com

Concert in the Square:  Pan Franek, Zosia & the Polka Towners
August 20 - 7:00 pm
This polka band played the Festival Square Concerts last year and knocked the socks off Cheboygan! Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can catch this special performance!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com

Concert in the Square:  Gravlin + Company
August 27 - 7:00 pm
Grab your lawn chairs and head over to Festival Square so you can catch this special performance!  For more information, contact the Cheboygan Area Chamber of Commerce, (231) 627-7183 or www.cheboygan.com