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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BI Birding Trail Warblers on the Water Events @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 – May 28 all-day
BI Birding Trail Warblers on the Water Events @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Kick off Summer 2017 on Memorial Day Weekend with Warblers on the Water and the Beaver Island Bird Trail.  Registration is available at the Birding Trail website . Sign-up now if you are interested as limited space is available.  Visit  wow2017.wvbi.net for a full listing of events. Enjoyed by novices and experts alike, the Beaver[...]
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[...]
AMVETS Memorial Day Ceremony @ Veterans Memorial Park
May 29 all-day
AMVETS Memorial Day Ceremony @ Veterans Memorial Park | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Join the AMVETS for a service to honor the island’s veterans and veterans everywhere.  The time may change, so please check back here for updates. The ceremony will include a reading of the names of veterans with a connection to the island who passed away in the past year and all veterans  with a connection[...]
PABI Summer Solstice Dinner @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 21 @ 5:30 pm
PABI Summer Solstice Dinner @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
In accordance with tradition, on the date of the Summer Solstice, the Preservation Association of Beaver Island thanks its donors with a dinner prepared by its board. If you’ve made a donation in the last year, you’ll receive an invitation by mail. If you’ve made a donation, but don’t receive an invitation please call the[...]
Beaver Island Bike Festival @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
Jun 22 – Jun 24 all-day
Beaver Island Bike Festival @ Various  Locations on Beaver Island | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
The Beaver Island Bike Festival is your chance to experience the unique unspoiled beauty of Lake Michigan’s most remote island in a fun festival atmosphere. Bikers will ride at their own pace and enjoy incredible scenery, island monuments, historic sites, the famous Mo-mosa Stop, picnic lunch right on the beach, BBQ buffet at the Shamrock[...]
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[...]
Vacation Bible School @ Beaver Island Christian Church
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Vacation Bible School @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:00 am
Vacation Bible School on Beaver Island is a summer favorite, too.  Details to come, but these are the dates.
Beaver Island Women’s Invitational Golf Tournament @ Beaver Island Golf Course and Driving Range
Jun 27 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Beaver Island Women's Invitational Golf Tournament @ Beaver Island Golf Course and Driving Range | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:30 am
Fun tournament play for 9 holes of golf at the Beaver Island Golf Course!   Experienced and inexperienced women golfers are welcome. Invite an Island friend who hasn’t played golf in a while or invite an off-Island guest! Invite, invite, and sign up.   *Registration Fee – $10.00 per person Golf round and/or golf carts[...]
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[...]
AMVETS Pancake Breakfast @ Holy Cross Hall
Jul 2 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
AMVETS Pancake Breakfast @ Holy Cross Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 am
Join the AMVETS for an island tradition–the AMVETS Pancake Breakfast.  The menu includes: Pancakes (of course), Scrambled Eggs, Sausage. Coffee, Juice, Milk and Fruit Cup All profits go to the support of a $1,000 scholarship for graduates of our school, to support island veterans, and the upkeep and maintenance of the Beaver Island Veterans Memorial[...]
Jul 3 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
BIHS Drawdown Raffle and Dinner Party @ Holy Cross Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
Kick off your Independence Week celebrations by joining us for the 1st Annual Beaver Island Historical Society Drawdown Raffle and Dinner Party. The doors will open at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6:00 pm and drawings beginning at 7:00 pm. With great food, better company and fantastic prizes totaling more then $5,000, it’s sure to[...]
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[...]
Fourth of July Carnival @ Public Beach Green Space
Jul 4 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Fourth of July Carnival @ Public Beach Green Space | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
3:30 pm
Right after the parade another Beaver Island tradition gets underway–the 4th of July Carnival with a bounce house, dunk tank and all sorts of games for the young and young at heart.  You’ll find the activity in the green space between the public beach parking lot and the Holy Cross Rectory.
Fireworks @ Paradise Bay
Jul 4 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Fireworks @ Paradise Bay
10:00 pm
Enjoy fireworks over Paradise Bay from Whiskey Point, the Public Beach, the porch of the Beachcomber, your boat or pretty much anywhere with a view of the sky over the bay.  It’s a great way to end a 4th of July Celebration Beaver Island Style.
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[...]
CMU Summer Theatre ‘For the Love of Juliet’ @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
CMU Summer Theatre 'For the Love of Juliet' @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
CMU Summer Theatre Tour 2017 on Beaver Island! The ever-popular Central Michigan University Summer Theatre Tour loads up their 2017 cast, crew, costumes, props & sets and returns to Beaver Island for their third tour! First up is: For the Love of Juliet by Luigi Jannuzzi; directed by Elaine Daugherty Julie has dedicated herself to[...]
CMU Summer Theatre ‘Twain by the Tale’ @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
CMU Summer Theatre 'Twain by the Tale' @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
CMU Summer Theatre Tour 2017 on Beaver Island! The ever-popular Central Michigan University Summer Theatre Tour loads up their 2017 cast, crew, costumes, props & sets and returns to Beaver Island for their third tour! The second production to take the stage: Twain by the Tale by Mark Twain and Dennis Snee; directed by Tim[...]
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.
CMU Summer Theatre ‘LOVE/SICK’ @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
CMU Summer Theatre 'LOVE/SICK' @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:30 pm
CMU Summer Theatre Tour 2017 on Beaver Island! The ever-popular Central Michigan University Summer Theatre Tour loads up their 2017 cast, crew, costumes, props & sets and returns to Beaver Island for their third tour! The final production of the tour: LOVE/SICK by John Cariani, directed by Steve Berglund Nine slightly twisted and hilarious short plays[...]
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[...]
Jul 16 – Jul 22 all-day
Museum Week
12:00 am
Discover Beaver Island history with the annual Museum Week full of informative and entertaining events including: music; presentations on nature, history, and Native American culture; nature walks and cruises, and an art show. Except for the Nature Walks, there will be no charge for any event. Of course donations are always appreciated.
MAD Camp @ Beaver Island Community School
Jul 17 – Jul 21 all-day
MAD Camp @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Spend a week with us exploring “Things That Fly”.  Join us July 17-21, 2017, as we begin an exciting week of activities that will culminate in our final  program on Friday.  Class choices like crafts, recreation, art, dance, and creative writing will be offered as well as some possible themes classes like navigation, origami, saving[...]
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.
RFD Boys Legendary Bluegrass @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
RFD Boys Legendary Bluegrass @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Back on Beaver Island by popular demand!  The RFD Boys have been delighting Ann Arbor audiences since 1969 with their fabulous musicianship and sly, exquisitely timed between-song humor. With an appearance on the cover of Bluegrass Unlimited, with songs recorded by the likes of the Country Gentlemen, and with performances alongside bluegrass greats like Bill[...]
Jul 28 – Aug 6 all-day
Baroque on Beaver
12:00 am
The BICAA Board cordially invites everyone to return to “America’s Emerald Isle” in 2017  when the Baroque on Beaver Music Festival celebrates sixteen consecutive years of bringing classical music and jazz to Beaver Island, Michigan. Since the beginning of his tenure in 2010, conductor Robert Nordling has revitalized the Baroque on Beaver Festival Orchestra with impressive[...]
Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Claudia Schmidt & Sally Rogers @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
“We Are Welcomed”, the latest CD from Sally Rogers and Claudia Schmidt, celebrates friendship, tenacity, hope, social justice  and, as always, the power of love and music. It is an album from two women still deep in their art and growing creatively, a truly ageless activity. Claudia and Sally bring their fourth collaborative project to[...]