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.

Want to see your event here? Use the handy “+Post Your Event” button in the upper right hand of the calendar below.  It’s that friendly orange one down there. More information on posting your event is here.  Or, 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.

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Season Opening Weekend @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
Jun 20 – Jun 24 all-day
Season Opening Weekend @ Paradise Bay Coffee Shop | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Hooray!!  Paradise Bay Coffee Shop will be open  for the season starting June 20th. Hours will be (Thursday through Monday, 8:30 to 3:00, except 10 to 3 on Saturdays).  You can visit their website anytime to purchase their coffee and more., and you can join them on Wednesday afternoons for open coffee roasting usually starting[...]
Trudy Works Memorial Women’s Invitational Golf Tournament @ Beaver Island Golf Course and Driving Range
Jun 25 @ 9:30 am – 9:45 am
Trudy Works Memorial 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 woman 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[...]
Jun 28 – Jun 29 all-day
Beaver Island Eco-Fair
12:00 am
The Beaver Island Eco Fair is back after a year off to make way for the WaterWays exhibit. Check back for details later this spring.
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[...]
Vacation Bible School @ Beaver Island Christian Church
Jul 1 – Jul 3 all-day
Vacation Bible School @ Beaver Island Christian Church | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Join us for Vacation Bible School on Beaver Island. Ages 3-12 welcome. There will be interactive Bible stories, music, games, crafts and fun science gizmos. On Wednesday, after class, join us for a Family Picnic. Register online at myvbs.org/beaverislandvbs. VBS is free of charge, but runs on volunteers.  Can you help?  Volunteer at myvbs.org/beaverislandvbs. Brought[...]
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 2019 parade is “Discover Beaver Island – America at its Best!”   Want to march or enter a float? Contact the BI Chamber of Commerce for details, but really all[...]
Boat Parade @ Paradise Bay
Jul 4 @ 9:00 pm
Boat Parade @ Paradise Bay
9:00 pm
It’s a Beaver Island tradition.  Just ahead of the fireworks enjoy a boat parade from the shores of Paradise Bay.
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 2019 @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 5 – Jul 6 all-day
CMU Summer Theater 2019 @ 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 2019.  There’ll be two great shows this summer.  On July 5th Neil Simon’s California Suite comes to the McDonough’s Market Theater followed on the 6th by the Fox on the Fairway by Ken Ludwig. [...]
Neil Simon’s California Suite @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm
Neil Simon's California Suite @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm
For their first performance, CMU’s University Theater Summer Program brings you Neil Simon’s California Suite – a quartet of four brilliantly comic vignettes about different visitors to Suite 203-204 of The Beverly Hills Hotel. The Visitor from New York introduces us to an urban workaholic who cannot abide the leisurely life-style her ex-husband has adopted[...]
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.
Ken Ludwig’s A Fox on the Fairway @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 6 @ 7:30 pm
Ken Ludwig's A Fox on the Fairway @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:30 pm
CMU Summer Theater Program’s second show for the summer is a tribute to the great English farces of the 1930s and 1940s.  A Fox On the Fairway takes audiences on a hilarious romp which pulls the rug out from underneath the stuffy denizens of a private country club. Filled with mistaken identities, slamming doors, and[...]
AMVETS Pancake Breakfast @ Holy Cross Hall
Jul 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
AMVETS Pancake Breakfast @ Holy Cross Hall
8:00 am
Join the Beaver Island AMVETS Post # 46 for a  traditional Pancake Breakfast Pancakes, syrup, scrambled eggs, sausages, fruit, milk, coffee & juice. A free will donation is requested. AMVETS Mission Statement: To enhance and safeguard the entitlements for all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them,[...]
BIRHC/Forest View Wellness Garden Benefit @ Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Save the date for the BIRHC Wellness Garden Benefit Committee event to benefit the wellness garden at the BIRHC and Forest View Apartments. Check back here for details.
PABI Summer Gala 2019 @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 10 @ 5:30 pm
PABI Summer Gala 2019 @ Beaver Island Community Center
5:30 pm
Mark your calendar now for  the 35th annual PABI Summer Gala including a reception, dinner, ‘uniquely Beaver Island’ entertainment and charity auction. This premier event of the summer helps sustain the operations of the Beaver Island Community Center and WVBI throughout the year.  Check back here or at the BIC Center for the exciting details[...]
RFD Boys @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 10 @ 8:00 pm
RFD Boys @ Beaver Island Community Center
8:00 pm
The RFD Boys have been delighting 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 Monroe and Ralph Stanley, the RFD Boys are a[...]
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – Jul 20 @ 9:00 pm
Museum Week 2019
9:00 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 2018 was the most amazing and well attended ever, so you don’t want to miss Museum Week 2019. Check back here[...]
Beaver Island Mac Party @ Beaver Island Municipal Marina
Jul 17 @ 4:00 pm
Beaver Island Mac Party @ Beaver Island Municipal Marina
4:00 pm
Sail from Mac to Beaver Island this year for the 3rd Annual Beaver Island Mac Party on July 17th. Make Beaver your first destination port on your delivery home. America’s Emerald Isle will be the most memorable part of your sail. Last year more than 80 boats joined in the fun, and this year will[...]
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. 
Save the Dates – bIrobot Robotics Summer Camp @ Beaver Island Community School
Aug 5 – Aug 9 all-day
Save the Dates – bIrobot Robotics Summer Camp @ Beaver Island Community School
12:00 am
Interested in robots? Programming? Save these tentative dates for the 2019 bIrobot Summer Robotics Camp at Beaver Island Community School.  Design and build a robot to meet challenges in a game revealed at the start of camp. Team up with others and compete as an alliance against other teams to see who can score the[...]
Homecoming @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
Aug 9 – Aug 11 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[...]
The Hobbit Trail: A Misguided Comedy Tour @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 10 @ 8:00 pm
The Hobbit Trail: A Misguided Comedy Tour @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Nate Ford and Brendan O’Day have been on The Hobbit Trail since 2013 bringing down houses across the country with their special brand of independent humor.  It’s “Misguided” because, well, they do things most comedians have been told NOT to do.  Starting with comedy based on The Hobbit Erin, passing through special St. Practice Day training on[...]
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[...]
Erin Coburn @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 30 @ 8:00 pm
Erin Coburn @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Erin Coburn has captivated her audiences since a young age, with her prowess on guitar, her powerful vocals, and bringing her own style of Rock with Blues influences into the 21st century.  Those that attend Erin’s live shows describe her as having a mesmerizing stage presence with her intricate arrangements and dynamic lyrics that stirs the[...]
AMVETS Pancake Breakfast @ Holy Cross Hall
Sep 2 @ 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
AMVETS Pancake Breakfast @ Holy Cross Hall
8:30 am
Join the AMVETS for an island tradition–the AMVETS Pancake Breakfast–except NOTE THE DATE: Monday instead of Sunday.  We tried this last year, and it worked well–so the new tradition will continue. 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[...]
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[...]
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station
Sep 14 @ 5:30 pm
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
Mark your calendar know for the 2019 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[...]
Bite of Beaver Crafts Show & Sale @ Beaver Island Community Center
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bite of Beaver Crafts Show & Sale @ Beaver Island Community Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
A fabulous featuring of arts, crafts and packaged goodies from Island and Island-related artisans! Everything from hand-thrown functional pottery to hand-blown glass beaded jewelry; fur, bone and leather accessories to watercolor prints and textile collectibles; precious metals and stone accessories to sweet-smelling candles and relaxation materials. You’ll find something for everyone–and everyone on your gift-list.
Bite of Beaver @ Holy Cross Hall
Oct 5 @ 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[...]