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[...]
Beaver Island Bike Festival @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
Jun 21 – Jun 22 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[...]
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[...]
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. 
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 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
CHAMBER MUSIC AL FRESCO with the Donegal Bay Winds @ Beaver Island Studio & Gallery
2:00 pm
Enjoy afternoon music en plein air with the Donegal Bay Winds. SPONSOR: HOGARTH’S PEST CONTROL
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
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
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[...]