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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Warblers on the Water @ Beaver Island Community Center
May 26 – May 28 all-day
Warblers on the Water @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Kick off Summer 2018 on Memorial Day Weekend with Warblers on the Water and the Beaver Island Bird Trail.  Registration will be available at the Birding Trail website . Enjoyed by novices and experts alike, the Beaver Island Birding Trail has been recognized nationally and is available throughout the year.  The head-end for the BIBT[...]
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 – Aug 5 all-day
Smithsonian Water/Ways Exhibit on Beaver Island @ St. James Township Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Beaver Island has been expressly chosen by the Michigan Humanities Council to host “Water/Ways” as part of the Museum on Main Street program—a national/state/local partnership to bring exhibitions and programs to rural cultural organizations. The exhibition will tour six communities in Michigan from June 23, 2018 through April 7, 2019.  Beaver Island is the exhibits first[...]
Vacation Bible School @ Beaver Island Christian Church
Jun 26 – Jun 28 all-day
Vacation Bible School @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Vacation Bible School on Beaver Island is another island summer favorite.  Details to come, but these are the dates.
Beaver Island Women’s Invitational Golf Tournament @ Beaver Island Golf Course and Driving Range
Jun 26 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 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 – $15.00 per person Golf round and/or golf carts paid separately to Beaver[...]
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 2018 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.
CMU Summer Theater @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 5 – Jul 6 all-day
CMU Summer Theater @ Beaver Island Community Center
12:00 am
Performances by Central Michigan University’s traveling summer theater program have become an island favorite and summer tradition.  They are back for 2018.  There’ll be two great shows this summer.  Check back here or at the BIC Center website (http://biccenter.org) for the titles and other details when they are announced.
Jul 15 – Jul 21 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. Museum Week 2017 was the most amazing and well attended ever, so you don’t want to miss Museum Week 2018.
Beaver Island Music Festival @ Beaver Island Music Festival Grounds
Jul 19 – Jul 21 all-day
Beaver Island Music Festival @ Beaver Island Music Festival Grounds | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
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. More information is at www.bimf.net. The BIC Center and WVBI are proud sponsors of the 2018 Beaver Island Music Festival.
MAD Camp @ Beaver Island Community School
Jul 23 – Jul 27 all-day
MAD Camp @ Beaver Island Community School | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Spend a week with us exploring “Space”.  Join us July 23-27, 2018, 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 theme classes like star gazing, Jedi training, and space[...]
Jul 26 – Aug 5 all-day
Baroque on Beaver
12:00 am
The BICAA Board cordially invites everyone to return to “America’s Emerald Isle” in 2018  when the Baroque on Beaver Music Festival celebrates seventeen 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[...]
Sep 1 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[...]