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.

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Museum Week Bingo @ Holy Cross Hall
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm
Museum Week Bingo @ Holy Cross Hall | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:00 pm
Come and enjoy playing a fun game with your friends while you compete for a chance to win lots of great bingo prizes and door prizes. John Fiegen will be our Bingo Caller. The Doors Open at 6:00, rules at 6:40 and games begin at 7:00 PM SHARP. Admission is $20. All proceeds benefit BIHS.[...]
CMU Scientific Cruises on M.V. Chippewa @ CMU Whiskey Point Boathouse
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CMU Scientific Cruises on M.V. Chippewa @ CMU Whiskey Point Boathouse | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
1:00 pm
Two 2-hour cruises on CMU’s M.V. Chippewa leaving at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.  These are always a summer highlight and sell out quickly. Join our Director and Captain, Dr.  Don Uzarski, as he takes participants out of Paradise Bay aboard the Chippewa. Participants will have the opportunity to get hands-on as we deploy scientific[...]
Rigormaroll @ Beachcomber
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm
Rigormaroll @ Beachcomber | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:00 pm
Join Joey Spina, Brandon, Richie, Randy and Matt for great music and fun.
Danny, Danny & Friends @ Stoney Acre Grill
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm
Danny, Danny & Friends @ Stoney Acre Grill | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
You can catch them at Donegal Danny’s Friday and Saturday starting at 8:00 p.m.
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm
Michael "BEANS" Gardner @ Circle M | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Once again we’ll be hosting the one and only BEANS! (Weather permitting the music will be outside on the patio.) It’s always a great time when Beans shows up to play, so bring your friends and let’s all have a great time! Music will start at 8pm both nights. The Circle M is an  island[...]
Homecoming Dinner @ Holy Cross Hall
Aug 12 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Homecoming Dinner @ Holy Cross Hall
4:30 pm
Grilled Chicken, Mashed Potatoes, Cole Slaw, Corn, Rolls, and Homemade Desserts! Adults $14.00 Children Under 12 $8.00 Come One! Come All! ***Proceeds to benefit Holy Cross Catholic Church.
Rigormaroll @ Beachcomber
Aug 12 @ 6:00 pm
Rigormaroll @ Beachcomber | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:00 pm
Join Joey Spina, Brandon, Richie, Randy and Matt for great music and fun.
Danny, Danny & Friends @ Stoney Acre Grill
Aug 12 @ 8:00 pm
Danny, Danny & Friends @ Stoney Acre Grill | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
You can catch them at Donegal Danny’s Friday and Saturday starting at 8:00 p.m.
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[...]
Aug 13 @ 8:00 pm
Michael "BEANS" Gardner @ Circle M | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
8:00 pm
Once again we’ll be hosting the one and only BEANS! (Weather permitting the music will be outside on the patio.) It’s always a great time when Beans shows up to play, so bring your friends and let’s all have a great time! Music will start at 8pm both nights. The Circle M is an  island[...]
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
Top Celtic Act ‘Outside Track’ rocks the Labor Day Weekend at the BIC Center. The Outside Track is a celebrated Celtic group that performs Scots, Irish and Cape Breton songs and Step-dance. Members of the group include Ailie Robertson who has won a LiveIreland Music Award and was a BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician Finalist, and Fiona Black who was a winner of the[...]
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station
Sep 16 @ 5:30 pm
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
Mark your calendar know for the 2017 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 7 @ 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.
Baroque on Beaver @ Classical IPR (WIAA 88.5)
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver @ Classical IPR (WIAA 88.5)
8:00 pm
As most viewers of this calendar know, Baroque on Beaver is held every summer on Beaver Island. The multi-day festival includes many different types of classical music, from Mozart and Beethoven to Gershwin to world premieres by living American composers. This Friday night at 8 p.m., you can hear two very special performances from this[...]
Pre-Holiday Downtown Extravaganza! @ Downtown Beaver Island
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Pre-Holiday Downtown Extravaganza! @ Downtown Beaver Island
3:00 pm
Join in a full afternoon of holiday fun in beautiful downtown Beaver Island Saturday, December 9th! Starting with the Christmas Cookie Carnival from 11am-3pm at the Gregg Fellowship Hall, followed by a special ‘Beaver Island Holiday Shopping Extravaganza’ from 3-6pm at the following local merchants: (shop local for your holiday needs and support your BI[...]
St. Patrick’s Day on America’s Emerald Isle @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
Mar 17 all-day
St. Patrick's Day on America's Emerald Isle @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
12:00 am
Where better to celebrate St. Patrick’s day than in front of the Shamrock on America’s Emerald Isle? Come experience the classic  cart race on Main Street, the fish toss, and the tug-o-war between the fish chokers and the hay seeders. Plus, on Friday enjoy community events at Beaver Island COmmunity School and live music at[...]
Jun 22 – Jun 23 all-day
Beaver Island Eco-Fair
12:00 am
The Beaver Island Eco Fair is taking the year off in deference to the BIHS Smithsonian WaterWays launch festivities. We encourage our fair fans to attend those events.  We’ll be back next year.
Dave Bennett @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm
Dave Bennett @ 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.  “I play swing, gospel, blues and rock. People who don’t usually listen to jazz will still like it and[...]
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[...]
Jul 5 – Jul 7 all-day
Eve Glen McDonough Music School @ Reddeer | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
The Eve Glen McDonough Music School will be held July 5-6-7, 2018 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[...]
11th Annual Glen McDonough Memorial Concert @ Reddeer | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
The 11th 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.
Jul 9 – Jul 20 all-day
College Credit Biology Course for HS Students @ CMU Biological Station | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
Looking for an opportunity to get a leg up on your college career.  The CMU Biological Station can help you do that with the opportunity to earn three credits while studying biology in a two week class right at CMUBS on Beaver Island. Earning college credit as a high school junior or senior is a[...]
PABI Summer Gala 2018 @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 12 @ 5:30 pm
PABI Summer Gala 2018 @ Beaver Island Community Center
5:30 pm
It’s time for the 34th 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[...]
CMU Beaver Island Station Open House @ CMU Boathouse, Whiskey Point
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
CMU Beaver Island Station Open House @ CMU Boathouse, Whiskey Point | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
10:00 am
Always a highlight of Museum Week, the CMU Boathouse open house presents the opportunity to see the facility’s 12 mesocosms (each a 250-gallon tank representing a small experimental aquatic ecosystem) that can be filled (when the lake is stratified during the summer) with warm nutrient-depleted water pumped from the surface of Lake Michigan or cold nutrient-rich water[...]
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.
Homecoming @ Various Locations on Beaver Island
Aug 10 – Aug 12 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[...]
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station
Sep 15 @ 5:30 pm
CMU Community Appreciation Party @ CMU Biological Station | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
5:30 pm
Mark your calendar know for the 2018 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 6 @ 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.