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[...]
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 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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
King Strange @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
King Strange @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | MI | United States
8:00 pm
King Strange is the jovial reflection of four musicians who share the heart of Michigan’s Emerald Isle. Joddy Croswhite, Stryder Croswhite, Denny Richards and Nick Avery. A journey into the realm of King Strange, is like catching first sight of a shooting star. Cross cultural instrumentation and honey dripping harmonies create soulful exploration that swaddles[...]
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.
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.
Little Eagles of Siberia @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Little Eagles of Siberia @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:30 pm
From the city of Krasnoyarsk, Russia 5,400 miles from Beaver Island, comes an ensemble guaranteed to rekindle human faith in music and youth! The Little Eagles of Siberia, comprised of singers ranging in age from 11 to 19, will be making their way to Beaver Island following the Children of the World in Harmony International Youth[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Sep 2 all-day
Beaver Island 1/2 Marathon & Paradise Bay 5 K Run @ Beaver Island Ferry Dock | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
The Beaver Island half marathon will cover the 13.1 miles over a variety of surfaces and beautifully changing scenery. The course will start downtown at Paradise Bay near the Beaver Island Ferry dock and head south along the paved Kings Highway. This will give way to a turn to the west on a good gravel[...]
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[...]
Bite of Beaver @ Holy Cross Hall
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Bite of Beaver @ Holy Cross Hall
12:00 pm
This perennial favorite is worth a trip to Beaver Island all by itself.  You can see what the best professional and amateur chefs on the Island have to offer – sample a wide variety of treats.  And you also get to enjoy unhurried island time after the rush of summer in our pleasant fall weather (usually[...]