Community Calendar

Check here for events all over Beaver Island (including the BIC Center). We also have 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.

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Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Come out for a fun evening of contra dancing.  It’s easy to learn and lots of fun.  Music for our events is provided by Beaver Island’s very own Cut Finger Band. Callers this season are: May 25 – TBA June 15 – Karin and Thom June 29 – TBA July 13 – Dave Goodwin August[...]
Beaver Island Eco Fair @ Heritage Park
Jun 28 – Jun 29 all-day
Beaver Island Eco Fair @ Heritage Park
12:00 am
‘The Beaver Island Eco-Fair is a celebration of nature and sustainability. Our focus is awareness and 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 28 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 29 @ 9:00 pm
Samuel Seth Bernard & Levi Taylor @ Heritage Park
7:00 pm
Born and raised on Earthwork Farm in rural Northern Michigan, Seth Bernard was brought up in the folk and farmstead culture with an enriching integrative experience of the arts, agriculture, and community. In 2001, Seth founded Earthwork Music, a renowned Michigan-based collective of successful independent musicians who focus their efforts on environmental advocacy, social justice,[...]
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Come out for a fun evening of contra dancing.  It’s easy to learn and lots of fun.  Music for our events is provided by Beaver Island’s very own Cut Finger Band. Callers this season are: May 25 – TBA June 15 – Karin and Thom June 29 – TBA July 13 – Dave Goodwin August[...]
Dave Bennett Jazz Quartet @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm
Dave Bennett Jazz Quartet @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | MI | United States
8:00 pm
The BIC Center brings the always-popular Dave Bennett back to the stage again this summer. The show will not only showcase Dave’s incredible clarinet, but his fine voice, as well as his famous “barrelhouse boogie-woogie” piano–and the equally impresive members of his Jazz Quartet.  “We’ll play swing, gospel, blues and rock. People who don’t usually[...]
11th Annual Glen McDonough Memorial Concert @ Reddeer | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
The 12th 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.
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Come out for a fun evening of contra dancing.  It’s easy to learn and lots of fun.  Music for our events is provided by Beaver Island’s very own Cut Finger Band. Callers this season are: May 25 – TBA June 15 – Karin and Thom June 29 – TBA July 13 – Dave Goodwin August[...]
The Bootstrap Boys - Beaver Island Mac Party
9:00 pm
The Bootstrap Boys are a four-piece country band based in Grand Rapids, MI, The Bootstrap Boys have developed a unique sound that takes ita cues from that particular mix of country and gospel found in the small churches of rural Michigan, spiced with the redneck flavor of the small town honky tonks of the Midwest.[...]
Jesse Ray & the Carolina Catfish @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
Jul 17 @ 9:30 pm – Jul 18 @ 12:30 am
Jesse Ray & the Carolina Catfish @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
9:30 pm
Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish is simplicity with volume. This band boasts Jammie awards for all three of their studio works published. They will bring the live performance you have yearned for. With Jesse Ray’s powerful guitar, cutting harmonica, and rockin’ vocals, to  Dingo Hopp’s audacious percusion. Jesse Ray and the Carolina Catfish have[...]
Jul 18 – Jul 20 all-day
Beaver Island Music Festival
12:00 am
Save the dates for the 2019 Beaver Island Music Festival.  Music in the woods on Beaver Island since 2003. 
Beaver Island Music Festival – The Line Up @ Beaver Island Hideaway Campground
Jul 18 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 21 @ 1:00 am
Beaver Island Music Festival - The Line Up @ Beaver Island Hideaway Campground
6:00 pm
Plan to come on out for this amazing line-up! Bigfoot Buffalo, Cluster Pluck, Ed Palmer, Escaping Pavement, Falling Through April, Flexadecibel, G-Snacks, Hymn for Her, Jesse Ray & the Carolina Catfish, Jo Serrapere & John Devine, Loren Cole, Moonbeau, The Bootstrap Boys, The Hacky Turtles, Zaynab Wilson, Dave Boutette & Kristi Lynn Davis, Shelly Smith[...]
Jo Serrapere – BIMF After Glow @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jo Serrapere - BIMF After Glow @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
3:00 pm
Earthwork Collective artist Jo Serrapere (sarah-pear), a songwriter from Detroit, Michigan, started playing guitar at 23 when seeking out lessons from Delta Blues guitarist, Shari Kane. Shortly thereafter, Jo began writing her own songs while completing her college studies in clinical psychology. She now plays at music venues throughout the United States as well as maintaining a successful psychotherapy practice and raising her delightful daughter. [...]
Jul 29 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
BRASS ON THE GRASS with the Metallurgy Brass Quintet @ Whiskey Point Lighthouse
4:30 pm
The Metallurgy Brass Quintet plays popular favorites from the Great American Songbook, Broadway, and film. Bring your lawn chairs and a growler of your favorite beverage!SPONSOR: NEW HOUSE PRODUCTIONS
CHAMBER MUSIC ACROSS ERAS – Robert Nordling, conductor @ CMU Biological Station – James C. Gillingham Academic Center
Jul 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
CHAMBER MUSIC ACROSS ERAS - Robert Nordling, conductor @ CMU Biological Station – James C. Gillingham Academic Center
7:30 pm
Schumann’s Piano Quintet Op. 44 with Jeeyoon Kim; Vivaldi’s Concerto for Four Violins from L’estro armonico; Beethoven’s Three Marches for Military Band; James Stephenson’s Irish Suite. SPONSOR: BEAVER ISLAND BOAT COMPANY
THE FOUNDERS CONCERT: GRANT US PEACE - Kevin Simons, conductor; Sarah Todd, accompanist @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
7:30 pm
With the Festival Chorus and Orchestra. Felix Mendelssohn’s Verlieh uns Frieden; Giacomo Puccini’s Requiem aeternam; Kurt Weill’s Four Walt Whitman Songs. SPONSOR: CHARLEVOIX STATE BANK
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
PAPAS AND SONS - Robert Nordling, conductor; Jeeyoon Kim, paino @ Beaver Island Community School
7:30 pm
With the Festival Orchestra. Featuring Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 4; Wilhelm Friedemann Bach’s Sinfonia in D minor; Mozart Piano Concerto No. 23 with Jeeyoon Kim; Haydn Symphony No. 104 (‘London’). SPONSOR: E. J. HODGSON ENTERPRISES
KIDS IN KONCERT! Robert Nordling, conductor @ Beaver Island Community School
Aug 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
KIDS IN KONCERT! Robert Nordling, conductor @ Beaver Island Community School
2:00 pm
The kids are the stars! Join members of the Cummings Quartet, Festival Orchestra, and the students pf the Dorothy Gerber Strings Program for a fun-filled family concert. SPONSOR: FRESH AIR AVIATION
Aug 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
MOZART'S FAREWELL - Robert Nordling, conductor @ Beaver Island Community School
7:30 pm
The Festival Orchestra and Chorus perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s monumental Requiem, K. 626. SPONSOR: SPARTAN NASH
The Matchsellers @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
Aug 2 @ 9:30 pm – Aug 3 @ 12:30 am
The Matchsellers @ Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
9:30 pm
As featured on NPR’s Mountain Stage Radio Show, The Bluegrass Situation and Bluegrass Today, the Matchsellers are Warsaw, Indiana native Andrew Morris and Julie Bates of Kansas City, Missouri. Their exciting, gritty, and often hilarious stage show has been developed over 6 years of touring across the US and Europe. The two met while working[...]
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church
Aug 3 @ 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Come out for a fun evening of contra dancing.  It’s easy to learn and lots of fun.  Music for our events is provided by Beaver Island’s very own Cut Finger Band. Callers this season are: May 25 – TBA June 15 – Karin and Thom June 29 – TBA July 13 – Dave Goodwin August[...]
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ALL THE WORLD'S A STAGE - Robert Nordling, conductor; Peter Amster, narrator @ Beaver Island Community School
7:30 pm
With the Festival Orchestra and Chorus. A Shakespearean finale concert featuring William Walton’s Henry V Suite, Felix Mendelssohn’s Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Ralph Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music and more. SPONSOR: McDONOUGH’S MARKET | DALWHINNIE BAKERY & DELI
Be Happy Contra Dance Weekend @ Beaver Island Episcopal Mission
Aug 16 – Aug 18 all-day
Be Happy Contra Dance Weekend @ Beaver Island Episcopal Mission | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Come to our Island retreat where the pace is slow. Spend your evenings contra dancing to the tunes of Uncle Lou and the Oakland County Allstars, with dances called by the fabulous Glen Morningstar Jr. Spend your days relaxing in the sun on one of our lovely beaches. Your weekend will begin with a nice ferry[...]
The Legal Immigrants - BI Run - Weekend Appearances
12:00 am
The Legal Immigrants are four battered souls banded together in Grand Rapids, MI. Their genre-phobic style has something for everyone, and everything for some. Vocals, Guitar / BootsLead Guitar / Ben TaberBass / Kevin KitschDrums / Marcus James Brought to you by (PARC) Patrons of the Arts in Rural Communities  
Sep 6 – Sep 8 all-day
Beaver Island Irish Festival @ Beaver Island
12:00 am
Save the dates for the Beaver Island Irish Festival September 6-8th on Beaver Island! Enjoy great Irish bands along with Island favorites Edward, Danny and friends, Cindy Gillespie Cushman, Ruby John, Trae McMaken, Brian Roman, and Kevin O’Donnell. There will be games for the kids, traditional Irish music sessions in the hall, curragh demonstrations, a[...]
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm
Contra Dance @ Beaver Island Episcopal Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
Come out for a fun evening of contra dancing.  It’s easy to learn and lots of fun.  Music for our events is provided by Beaver Island’s very own Cut Finger Band. Callers this season are: May 25 – TBA June 15 – Karin and Thom June 29 – TBA July 13 – Dave Goodwin August[...]