Michigan Festivals 2016, 2017

The Armada Fair 2016

The Armada Fair

August, 2016

Fairgrounds , Armada, Michigan

Since 1872, the Armada Fair has been a yearly tradition in Macomb County, Michigan. Every August, this small-town community gathers to celebrate their rich farming history. Many of the original fair events, including the tractor pull and livestock exhibit, are still popular in Armada today. This community-oriented event provides fun for guests of all ages... Read More
Ann Arbor Film Festival 2017

Ann Arbor Film Festival

March, 2017

Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, Michigan

For over 50 years the Ann Arbor Film Festival has served as a premier showcase for independent and experimental films. With over 200 films and live performances spanning all genres, this annual week-long festival offers a broad range.. Read More
Bled Fest 2017

Bled Fest

May, 2017

Hartland Performing Arts Center, Howell, Michigan

This all ages music festival takes place in the unique setting of a former high school, with plenty plenty of room to enjoy the music while allowing for an intimacy that you won't find at similar outdoor concerts. Multi genre with a focus on punk, hardcore and emo. Several local and regional mainstays supplemented by touring acts from further afield... Read More
Movement Electronic Music Festival 2017

Movement Electronic Music Festival

May, 2017

Hart Plaza, Detroit, Michigan

Detroit is the birthplace of the Motown sound and a laboratory for techno sounds. Every year since May 2000, fans of electronic music have flocked to downtown Detroit from around the world to enjoy pounding beats and layered rhythms.. Read More
Electric Forest 2017

Electric Forest

June, 2017

Double JJ Ranch, Rothbury, Michigan

An enchanting experience in the wilds of Rothbury, Michigan. Electronic Music and Jam Bands play against the backdrop of the forest which is decked up with faeries and other sights that you may have remembered if you grew up playing Dungeons & Dragons. The music acts are enhanced with ornate light shows and stage sets that complement the natural beauty of the woods... Read More
Detroit River Days Festival 2017

Detroit River Days Festival

June, 2017

Detroit, Michigan, United States, Detroit, Michigan

This one of a kind festival on the Detroit River front is hosted by GM each June. Three days of non-stop fun for all ages, featuring ski jet demonstrations, sand sculptures, riverboat tours, and live music. For daredevil festival goers, there is even a zip line to give folks a bird’s eye view of the state park, flying thirty-four feet above the ground. .. Read More
Edmore Potato Festival 2016

Edmore Potato Festival

August 25, 2016

Multiple Locations in Edmore, Edmore, Michigan

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Michigan Honey Festival 2016

Michigan Honey Festival

August, 2016

Harvey Kern Pavillion , Frankenmuth, Michigan

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Culver's of Cadillac Cruise to a Cure Classic Car Show 2016

Culver's of Cadillac Cruise to a Cure Classic Car Show

August, 2016

Culver's of Cadillac, Cadillac, Michigan

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Marquette County Fair 2016

Marquette County Fair

August, 2016

Marquette County Fairgrounds, Marquette, Michigan

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Charlevoix Waterfront Art Fair 2016

Charlevoix Waterfront Art Fair

August, 2016

East Park , Charlevoix, Michigan

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Twenty 2016

Twenty

August, 2016

Downtown Bellaire , Bellaire, Michigan

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North Muskegon Art Fair 2016

North Muskegon Art Fair

August, 2016

Walker Park , North Muskegon, Michigan

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Holistic Festival 2016

Holistic Festival

August, 2016

Gibraltar Trade Center ‑ North , Mount Clemens, Michigan

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Wild Blueberry Festival 2016

Wild Blueberry Festival

August, 2016

Whitefish Township Community Center grounds , Paradise, Michigan

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Jackson Civil War Muster Craft Show 2016

Jackson Civil War Muster Craft Show

August, 2016

Cascade Falls Park , Jackson, Michigan

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Walled Lake Market Day 2016

Walled Lake Market Day

August, 2016

Downtown , Walled Lake, Michigan

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Elk Rapids Harbor Days 2016

Elk Rapids Harbor Days

August, 2016

Downtown , Elk Rapids, Michigan

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Art Feast 2016

Art Feast

August, 2016

Old Town , Lansing, Michigan

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Art in the Park Fine Art Festival 2016

Art in the Park Fine Art Festival

August, 2016

Elms Park , Swartz Creek, Michigan

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Lexington's Fine Art and Craft Street Fair 2016

Lexington's Fine Art and Craft Street Fair

August, 2016

Main Street , Lexington, Michigan

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Mendon Riverfest 2016

Mendon Riverfest

August, 2016

Reed's Riverside Park, Mendon, Michigan

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Bluegrass Music Festival 2016

Bluegrass Music Festival

August, 2016

The Olde World Village - Augusta, MI 49012, Augusta, Michigan

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Chesterfield Arts and Music Festival 2016

Chesterfield Arts and Music Festival

August, 2016

Brandenburg Park , Chesterfield, Michigan

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Sand Sculpture Festival & Car Show 2016

Sand Sculpture Festival & Car Show

August, 2016

Battle Creek, Michigan, United States, Battle Creek, Michigan

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About Festivals in Michigan

Michigan events are varied to attract the young and the young at heart. For those remembering the fun of kites or wanting to create memories for the kids, the Great Lakes Kites Festival in Grand Haven is the place to go. The Blessing of the Bikes, held in Baldwin, is another option for families who enjoy outdoor activities.

There are several Michigan music festivals worth attending. The World Expo of Beer, held in Frankenmuth, allows attendees to sample beer from breweries located world-wide while listening to music. The BBQ, Blues, and Bluegrass: A Taste of Michigan Festival of St. Joseph has good local food and great music.

Other types of festivals in Michigan focus around the arts or the outdoors. The East Lansing Art Festival has a large section devoted to children as well as music and crafts. The Dowagiac Dogwood Fine Arts Festival provides every type of art imaginable including theatre, music, and visual arts. The National Morel Mushroom Festival in Boyne City features a hunt as well as gourmet foods and carnival rides. The Empire Asparagus Festival has food and dancing as well as an annual contest for the best poem about asparagus. Regardless of age, there is something for everyone in Michigan.