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Take a Cruise Aboard the Aquastar!

August 7 - August 31
560 Mart St., Muskegon, MI, 49440, United States, 560 Mart St
Muskegon, MI United States

Aquastar is the new name of the Muskegon Lake-based cruise boat formerly known as the Port City Princess!  Hop aboard and get away from the world for an hour and a half as you explore beautiful Muskegon Lake on an afternoon or sunset cruise.   As always, a cash bar and light snacks will be available. […]

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White Lake Chamber Music Festival

August 11 - August 21

From August 3 – 12, this year’s White Lake Chamber Music Festival will present exceptional performances and events held throughout the White Lake area of Montague and Whitehall.  Now in its ninth year, the Arts Council of White Lake’s Music Festival brings great music to the charming towns of Montague and Whitehall, nestled on the shores of scenic […]

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Michigan Maritime Celebration

August 12 - August 19
Muskegon, MI, United States Muskegon, MI United States

Join Lake Effect Boating as they celebrate the maritime wonders of Michigan!  From great beaches and boating, to awesome restaurants, breweries, and community events, you won’t want to miss the fun.  The Michigan Maritime Celebration, held August 13 – 19 along the Shores of Muskegon, is maritime fun for everyone!  Details will be provided as […]

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Arts & Drafts Festival

August 16 - August 18
Wellesley Drive, Muskegon, MI, 49444, United States, 301 Wellesley Dr
Muskegon, MI United States

The 6th annual Norton Shores Arts & Drafts Festival is happening Friday and Saturday, August 17 – 18 in beautiful Ross Park!  This will be a fun-filled time for every member of the family! ​The city of Norton Shores is excited to announce that they will once again be including a Friday night Beverage Tent/Live […]

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Lighthouse Tours

August 16 - August 17
1431 Beach St., Muskegon, MI, United States, 1431 Beach St
Muskegon, MI United States

The Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy is offering tours of the Muskegon South Pierhead Light Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays in June, July and August from 1:00-5:00pm.  Additionally, there will be Friday and Saturday night tours from 5:00pm – 8:00pm during the month of July.  The cost is $2 – $4.  For more information, call 844-MLIGHTS or visit www.muskegonlights.org.

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Community Paddle: Harbour Towne Beach

August 17 - August 18
3315 Fulton Ave., Muskegon, MI, United States, 3315 Fulton Ave
Muskegon, MI United States

Saturday, August 18, join fellow paddlers at Harbour Towne Beach for a Muskegon Area Community Paddle!  If you have a paddle craft, whether it’s a  kayak, standup paddle board, canoe or rowboat, you’re invited to put in at Muskegon’s Harbour Towne Beach for this free community event.  Those without a paddle craft can rent a […]

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Great Lakes Surf Festival

August 17 - August 18
3510 Channel Drive, Muskegon, MI, 49441, United States, 3510 Channel Dr
Muskegon, MI United States

Saturday, August 18, the 1st annual Great Lakes Surf Festival comes to Pere Marquette Beach!  This new festival is the brainchild of Joe Bidawid, one of the most influential and highly accomplished Great Lakes Water athletes.  A former professional windsurfer, he is credited with pioneering both Kiteboarding and Stand Up Paddling on the Great Lakes […]

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Moose Fest 2018

August 17 - August 18
1050 7th St., Muskegon, MI, 49440, United States, 1100 7th St
Muskegon, MI United States

Saturday, August 18, country radio station, WMUS (107.9FM) invites you to join them at beautiful Heritage Landing for Moose Fest 2018!  This FREE day of music features many of your favorite artists playing acoustical sets.  Headlining the show is Kip Moore who’s been on the national country music scene since 2012 when he first hit the […]

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Films at the USS Silversides: Three Stooges & Batman

August 11 @ 2:00 pm - August 17 @ 2:00 pm
1346 Bluff St., Muskegon, MI, 49441, United States, 3300 Bluff St
Muskegon, MI United States

Need a fun way to beat the heat this summer!  Stop in at the USS Silversides Submarine Museum this summer.  For the price of an admission ticket to the museum, not only can you explore exhibits in the two-story museum, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter McLane and, of course, the USS Silversides Submarine, but at […]

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Films at the USS Silversides: Crash Dive

August 12 @ 2:00 pm - August 18 @ 2:00 pm
1346 Bluff St., Muskegon, MI, 49441, United States, 3300 Bluff St
Muskegon, MI United States

Need a fun way to beat the heat this summer!  Stop in at the USS Silversides Submarine Museum this summer.  For the price of an admission ticket to the museum, not only can you explore exhibits in the two-story museum, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter McLane and, of course, the USS Silversides Submarine, but at […]

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Half-Day Dune Adventurers Camp

August 13 @ 10:00 am - August 17 @ 1:00 pm
3560 Memorial Dr., North Muskegon, MI, 49445, United States, 3560 Memorial Dr
Muskegon, MI United States

Monday – Friday, August 13 – 17 from 10:00am – 1:00pm, bring your kids age 7 – 13 to the Dune Adventurers Camp!  Explore the dunes, paddle Muskegon lake, solve nature based puzzles, work through challenge courses, try your hand at archery and slide the summer luge!  Sound fun!?  They have numerous week long summer […]

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Summer Shorts

August 16 @ 7:30 pm - August 18 @ 7:30 pm
304 South Mears Ave., Whitehall, MI, 49461, United States, 304 S Mears Ave
Whitehall, MI United States

Thursday – Saturday, August 16 – 18 at 7:30pm, come to the newly renovated Howmet Playhouse for the production of “Summer Shorts” by various artists and directed by The Cast! Although short on length, the themes are as wide-ranging as the playwrights themselves.  From laugh-out-loud humor to quiet sadness, this collection of plays will take […]

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9:30 am

Yoga at the Light

August 17 @ 9:30 am
6199 Murray Rd., Whitehall, MI, 49461, United States, 6199 Murray Rd
Whitehall, MI United States

Summer days are for unwinding and what better way to enjoy a summer’s day than relaxing along the water on the lawn of the White River Light Station!  They offer many family friendly events throughout the summer that are free to the public.  Bring your blankets or lawn chairs and enjoy time together watching a […]

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10:00 am

The 150th Anniversary of Edward Curtis: 150 Masterpieces from The North American Indian

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
296 West Webster Avenue, Muskegon, MI, 49440, United States, 300 W Webster Ave
Muskegon, MI United States

2018 marks the 150th Anniversary of the birth of Edward Curtis.  Curtis is today known best for his masterpiece, The North American Indian, a monumental project comprised of 20 volumes of text and over 723 large portfolio prints that catalogued images and ethnography of the Native American tribes of the Western United States.  The Muskegon […]

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11:00 am

End of Summer Art Show

August 17 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
1845 Lakeshore Dr, Muskegon, 49441, United States, 1845 Lakeshore Dr
Muskegon, MI United States

August 15 – September 15, Monday – Saturday from 11:00am – 5:00pm, you’re invited to the Art Cats Gallery as they celebrate local artists with the “End of Summer Art Show.”  See what their fabulous artists have been creating.  For more information, call (231) 755-7606 or visit the website below. Artists: Louise Hopson Stephanie Schlatter Christie […]

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4:00 pm

Muskegon Museum of Art: Free Thursday Evening Tours

August 17 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
296 West Webster Avenue, Muskegon, MI, 49440, United States, 300 W Webster Ave
Muskegon, MI United States

Every Thursday from 4:00pm – 8:00pm, you’re invited to the Muskegon Museum of Art for a free tour guided by MMA docents, compliments of Meijer!  For more information, call 231-720-2570.

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5:00 pm

Parties in the Park

For more than 30 years, Parties in the Park has been a Muskegon institution providing Friday evening entertainment, free admission, and a family-friendly atmosphere!  Be a part of the tradition and enjoy your summer evening with us downtown in Hackley Park most Fridays from 5:00pm – 9:00pm in June, July and August. June 1, 2018 […]

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7:00 pm

Music at the Light

August 17 @ 7:00 pm
6199 Murray Rd., Whitehall, MI, 49461, United States, 6199 Murray Rd
Whitehall, MI United States

Friday, August 17 at 7:00pm, come to the White River Light Station for “Music at the Light,” featuring Steel Doin’ It!  The tower will be open late and available for tours for the standard admission charge of $5 for adults and $2 for kids 12 and under.  All concerts are free!  In case of rain, […]

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All Access Tours of the Hackley & Hume Historic Site

August 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
484 W. Webster Ave., Muskegon, MI, 49440, United States, 484 W Webster Ave
Muskegon, MI United States

Go where no visitor has gone before on this ALL ACCESS tour of the Hackley and Hume Historic Site. Explore behind closed doors including attics, porches, and basements of both houses. Join us on the third Friday of the month from 7-8:30pm to enjoy and experience different themed topics such as restoration, preservation, family stories, […]

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9:00 pm

Movies on Deck: Viewer’s Choice

August 17 @ 9:00 pm
560 Mart St., Muskegon, MI, 49440, United States, 560 Mart St
Muskegon, MI United States

An “all-time best” movie line up is coming the USS LST 393 Veterans Museum deck this summer!  The 12th annual Movies on Deck film series features eight movies showing at dusk on Friday evenings on the LST 393.  Friday, August 17, it’s Viewer’s Choice! Each showing is free to the public, but donations are welcome. […]

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