Community Calendar

Check here for events at the BICC and all over Beaver Island. There are “posterboard,” agenda, weekly and monthly views of the calendar as well as and agenda view of events at the BICC.  Looking for WVBI’s program schedule? Check here.

Want to see your event here? Send and email with the details to calendar@wvbi.net. Be sure to include a description, the date and time, any cost, whether reservations are necessary and the name, email address, postal address and phone number of a person who can be contacted for additional details.  All of this information may be included in the calendar entry we post.

Want to put this calendar on your website?  We are happy to share. You can use our RSS feeds or we can send you code to embed the calendar as a widget on your site. Just send us an email at calendar@wvbi.net for instructions.

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If you know of an event feed you think belongs in this calendar, paste its iCalendar (.ics) feed’s URL below. If approved, its events will be added to this calendar.

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Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Our beloved Beaver Island Community Players reprise their 2015 hit production of Drinking Habits by Tom Smith with Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act! The Sisters of Perpetual Sewing miss the excitement of the old days when they were saving convents and reuniting long-lost families. So when they learn that the orphanage where Paul[...]
Jun 23 – Jun 24 all-day
Beaver Island Eco-Fair
12:00 am
The first annual Beaver Island Eco-Fair is a celebration of nature and sustainability. Our focus is promoting solutions in ecology, renewable energy and local food systems. The fair features local and regional green vendors, sustainable technology, arts, music, environmental action & education organizations. The mission of the Beaver Island Eco-Fair is to showcase sustainable solutions,[...]
Jun 23 – Jun 25 all-day
How Beavers Can Save The World @ Tara's Meadow | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Join leading sustainability and place-based education experts for a weekend long eco-adventure on Michigan’s Beaver Island sponsored by The Beaver Island Music Festival, We Are The Forest, and Tara’s Meadow. Heralded as a “keystone species”, science and planetary solutions experts have begun to pay serious attention to the ingenuous methods of the mighty beaver. This eco-adventure[...]
Dave Bennett Quartet, Cabaret-style! @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dave Bennett Quartet, Cabaret-style! @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | MI | United States
8:00 pm
This show will not only showcase Dave’s incredible clarinet, but his fine voice, as well as his famous “rockabilly” guitar and wild piano. Backed by their full repertoire of Swing, Dixieland and Benny Goodman standards, the Quartet will also branch out. “I play swing, gospel, blues and rock. People who don’t usually listen to jazz[...]
Independence Day Parade @ Downtown Beaver Island
Jul 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Independence Day Parade @ Downtown Beaver Island | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
2:00 pm
Our nation’s birthday is celebrated on Beaver Island like no place else and the parade is the highlight of the day for most.  The theme for the 2017 parade is still a closely guarded secret (or hasn’t been dreamt up yet), but as soon as it is announced we’ll let you know.   Want to march or enter a[...]
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – Jul 7 @ 3:00 pm
Eve Glen McDonough Music School @ Reddeer | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
The Eve Glen McDonough Music School will be held July 5-6-7, 2017 at “Reddeer”, Beaver Island. (the little cabin on the East side of King’s Highway as you are heading out of town). There will be morning sessions from 10am to 12pm, and afternoon sessions from 1-3pm. All ages are welcome to attend and instruction[...]
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
9th Annual Glen McDonough Memorial Concert @ Reddeer | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
The 9th Annual Glen McDonough Memorial Concert will be held “in the yard” at Reddeer on Kings Highway. All donations from this concert go to scholarships/tuition for the music students. For more information, contact Eleanor McDonough at 231-547-6722.
PABI Summer Gala 2017 @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm
PABI Summer Gala 2017 @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
It’s time for the 3rd annual PABI Summer Gala including a reception, dinner, ‘uniquely Beaver Island’ entertainment and charity auction. Mark your calendar now to reserve the date for this premier event of the summer that helps sustain the operations of the Beaver Island Community Center and WVBI throughout the year, and be sure to check[...]
Garrick Ohlsson: Grand Piano Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm
Garrick Ohlsson: Grand Piano Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm
Hear one of today’s best pianists right here on Beaver Island when Grammy Award winner Garrick Ohlsson takes to the stage in the Ray & Ann Stanhope Theater at the BIC Center.  Mr. Ohlsson was the first American to win first prize in the International Frédéric Chopin Piano Competition, in 1970. He also won first[...]
CMU Beaver Island Station Open House @ CMU Boathouse, Whiskey Point
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
CMU Beaver Island Station Open House @ CMU Boathouse, Whiskey Point | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
Always a highlight of Museum Week, the CMU Boathouse open house presents the opportunity to see the facility’s 12 mesocosms (each a 250-gallon tank representing a small experimental aquatic ecosystem) that can be filled (when the lake is stratified during the summer) with warm nutrient-depleted water pumped from the surface of Lake Michigan or cold nutrient-rich water[...]
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 19 – Jul 21 all-day
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Enjoy the works and talent of local artists, painters, photographers,  woodworkers.  Most works displayed are offered for sale and a portion of the proceeds of the show benefits the BIHS. Be one of the 500+ who visit every year to see what amazing bursts of creativity have exploded from the Beaver Island Art Scene!  Open from[...]
Beaver Island Music Festival @ Beaver Island Music Festival Grounds
Jul 20 – Jul 22 all-day
Beaver Island Music Festival @ Beaver Island Music Festival Grounds | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Save the date for the Beaver Island Music Festival–always an island summertime favorite. Founded in 2003, the first event was appropriately named “Music in the Woods”. BIMF brought the sound of music to the hardwood forests of Beaver Island and that tradition continues today. Performers and more details are at www.bimf.net.
Museum Week Bingo @ Holy Cross Hall
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm
Museum Week Bingo @ Holy Cross Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:00 pm
Come and enjoy playing a fun game with your friends while you compete for a chance to win lots of great bingo prizes and door prizes. John Fiegen will be our Bingo Caller. The Doors Open at 6:00, rules at 6:40 and games begin at 7:00 PM SHARP. Admission is $20. All proceeds benefit BIHS.[...]
Homecoming @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
Aug 11 – Aug 13 all-day
Homecoming @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
12:00 am
Come home to Beaver Island  and join in all the traditional events: the Bud McDonough Memorial Softball Tournament Friday afternoon and all-day Saturday; August Dinner with grilled chicken all the fixins’ at the Holy Cross Hall…brought to you by Holy Cross Church; and the Basket of Joy Raffle…also brought to you by Holy Cross Church..raffled[...]
Skipper’s Alley @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 12 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Skipper's Alley @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | MI | United States
8:00 pm
Skipper’s Alley USA tour features a 6-piece ensemble whose dynamic take on traditional Irish music has garnered wide critical praise and featured on such diverse stages as The Late Late Show, La Festival Interceltique de Lorient, and the Irish Embassy in Zambia. Described by ‘The Irish Times’ as “gloriously three-dimensional”, the group spring from harp-accompanied[...]
The Outside Track @ Beaver Island Community Center
Sep 2 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Outside Track @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | MI | United States
8:00 pm
The Outside Track is simply a consummate blend of skill, talent, flair and intensity! Winner of Best Group in both the Live Ireland awards and the TIR awards, and a finalist for best album in the 2016 Indie Acoustic Project Awards, The Outside Track are one of the top Celtic acts in the world. A[...]
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station
Sep 16 @ 5:30 pm
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
Mark your calendar know for the 2017 CMU Community Appreciation Party.  As it does every year, CMU will host the party to celebrate the end of the season at the main lodge/cafeteria at CMUBS main campus on East Side Drive.  A reception will begin at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6:00.  You can count on[...]