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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An Dro @ Shamrock Stage
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
An Dro @ Shamrock Stage
2:00 pm
Celtic-based, globally-infused, world-beat music! An Dro is an ensemble of eclectic instrumentalists who speak from the heart with uncommon synergy. Their music is a blend of traditional and original melodies from across the globe, reaching back to the past, with an eye to the present and the future. An Dro takes you on an adventure[...]
Session Time: Danny, Danny & Brother Jim with Cindy @ Cultural Center at Holy Cross Hall
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Session Time: Danny, Danny & Brother Jim with Cindy @ Cultural Center at Holy Cross Hall
2:00 pm
Join us for traditional Irish and Beaver Island songs with Danny, Danny and Brother Jim with Cindy. Tap your toes. Sing along.  Dance a jig. Admission to all Irish Festival events is $30 in advance or $35 on site.  Or, buy admission for one day for $20 or any single event for $10. To buy[...]
Currachs on the Water @ The Convent Green & Beach
Sep 7 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Currachs on the Water @ The Convent Green & Beach
3:00 pm
This is your last chance to see traditional Irish boats in use on Paradise Bay–perhaps even take a ride in one.  Admission to all Irish Festival events is $30 in advance or $35 on site.  Or, buy admission for one day for $20 or any single event for $10. To buy in advance, visit the[...]
John McCafferty & Brian Roman @ Museum Porch Stage
Sep 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
John McCafferty & Brian Roman @ Museum Porch Stage
3:00 pm
Music on the Porch at the Print Shop Museum is a long-standing island tradition.  This afternoon catch island artists John McCafferty and Brian Roman playing there.  Bring a chair, a snack and a beverage if you want to enjoy the entire performance or, just drop by for a song or two as you take in[...]
Sep 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Fiddler and the Song Catchers: Pat Bonner, Alan Lomax and Ivan Walton @ Beaver Island Community Center
3:00 pm
Alan Lomax came to Beaver Island to capture its unique culture at a time when the island was much more isolated than it is even today. The recordings he made and stories he captures are legendary. Learn about his work capturing the work of these great island fiddlers in this special presentation just ahead of[...]
Ruby John & Dane Hyde @ Whiskey Point Brewing Company
Sep 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Ruby John & Dane Hyde @ Whiskey Point Brewing Company
4:00 pm
Join us at the island’s own brewery for classic Irish tunes performed by Ruby John & Dan Hyde accompanied by a favorite Irish beverage made right here on America’s Emerald Isle. Admission to all Irish Festival events is $30 in advance or $35 on site.  Or, buy admission for one day for $20 or any[...]
The History of Irish Dance: Dance Performance by Scoil Rince Ní Bhraonáin with music by An Dro @ Beaver Island Community Center
4:00 pm
Join us in the McDonough’s Market Theater at the BIC Center for a presentation on the history of Irish Dance including a dance performance by Scoil Rince Ní Bhraonáin with live music provided by An Dro. Admission to all Irish Festival events is $30 in advance or $35 on site.  Or, buy admission for one[...]
The Byrnes Brothers @ Shamrock Stage
Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Byrnes Brothers @ Shamrock Stage
5:00 pm
The Byrne Brothers are a family band from Dublin who moved to Donegal for a few years and now live in Orlando Florida. They are all County Champions of their Traditional Irish Instruments, Duo and Trio Champions and Ulster Champion Irish Dancers. Their Dad Tommy backs them on Guitar and also plays Uilleann Pipes, Fiddle Whistles and Bagpipes. Their[...]
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Danny, Danny & Brother Jim with Cindy @ Circle M Stage
6:00 pm
Join island favorites Danny, Danny, Brother Jim and Cindy Cushman for traditional Irish music at an island favorite traditional Irish pub–the stage at the Circle M. Tap your toes. Sing along.  Dance a jig. Danny Gillespie Danny was born on Beaver Island to Jewell Gillespie and Rita O’Donnell. Both of his parents were musical.  Danny[...]
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[...]
Finvarra’s Wren @ Beachcomber Stage
Sep 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Finvarra's Wren @ Beachcomber Stage
7:00 pm
Finvarra’s Wren is one of North America’s most exciting Irish quartets. ‘Making the kind of music you’d only expect to hear on the west coast of Ireland’ (Metro Times),  the members of this Detroit, Michigan based band are intensely dedicated to their instruments and craft.  Jim Perkins and Cheryl Burns are well known for their sensitive[...]
An Dro @ Circle M Stage
Sep 7 @ 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm
An Dro @ Circle M Stage
9:00 pm
Join us at the Cicle M for Celtic-based, globally-infused, world-beat music! An Dro is an ensemble of eclectic instrumentalists who speak from the heart with uncommon synergy. Their music is a blend of traditional and original melodies from across the globe, reaching back to the past, with an eye to the present and the future.[...]
Brother Crowe @ Shamrock Stage
Sep 7 @ 10:00 pm – Sep 8 @ 1:00 am
Brother Crowe @ Shamrock Stage
10:00 pm
Derek Wikarski – Lead Vocals, Harmonica, BodhranPaul Wikarski – Guitar, Banjo, Fiddle,  vocalsHailing from Detroit—and damn proud of it—Brother Crowe has hammered through over 100 shows in a year, sometimes playing three gigs in a day. But now is their time to shine. The band consists of two brothers, Derek (vocals/harmonica/bodhran) and Paul (guitars/banjo/vocals). Brother Crowe’s purpose,[...]
Leadership Charlevoix County Beaver Island Visit
12:00 am
The Leadership Charlevoix County program will be visiting the island on th e8th and 9th with sessions planned at numerous island locations.  If you see them, be sure to welcome them to Beaver Island.
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
Sep 8 @ 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
9:30 am
Fr. Jim Siler and the congregation of Holy Cross Catholic Church invite you to join them for Mass on Sunday mornings at 9:30.  A Vigil Mass is celebrated Saturday afternoons at 4.  Mass is also celbrated Tuesday through Friday morning at 9 with a Rosary following Mass on Tuesdays and Eucharistic Adoration following Mass on[...]
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
10:00 am
We have an informal time together with songs, praise and looking to the Bible for instruction and encouragement. Light refreshments are served following the worship service for a time of getting aquainted and fellowship.
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
Sep 8 @ 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
10:00 am
Beaver Island Christian Church is a multi-denominational church established in 1963. We invite you to join us for Sunday services and children’s worship. All are welcome. Our services are lead by a variety of visiting pastors.
Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Sep 9 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Dental Clinics North - Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
9:30 am
Dental Clinics North/Beaver Island opens for services. Patients must register and schedule by calling 877-321-7070. Services will be provided the 2nd & 4th Monday and Tuesday of the month, unless there is a holiday.
Open Studio @ Beaver Island Gallery
Sep 9 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Open Studio @ Beaver Island Gallery | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
9:30 am
Open Studio classes. Open to all levels. Work on your choice of projects in all mediums.  Instructor on-site. Every Monday through September.
Dental Clinics North – Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
Sep 10 @ 7:00 am – 3:30 pm
Dental Clinics North - Beaver Island @ Beaver Island Rural Health Center
7:00 am
Dental Clinics North/Beaver Island is open for services. Patients must register and schedule by calling 877-321-7070. Services will be provided the 2nd & 4th Monday and Tuesday of the month, unless there is a holiday.
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Sep 11 @ 7:00 pm
Bingo @ Gregg Fellowship Center | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
7:00 pm
It’s Bingo, BINGO–don’t you know?! Games are held at the Gregg Fellowship Center. Doors open at 6.15 p.m. Games will start at 7 p.m. Here are the dates: May 8th, 22nd and 29th; June 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th; July 10th, 21st and 28th; August 7th, 14th, 21st, 15th, and 28th; September 11th and 25th;[...]
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
Sep 15 @ 9:30 am
Sunday Mass @ Holy Cross Catholic Church
9:30 am
Fr. Jim Siler and the congregation of Holy Cross Catholic Church invite you to join them for Mass on Sunday mornings at 9:30.  A Vigil Mass is celebrated Saturday afternoons at 4.  Mass is also celbrated Tuesday through Friday morning at 9 with a Rosary following Mass on Tuesdays and Eucharistic Adoration following Mass on[...]
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am
Lighthouse Fellowship @ Peaine Township Hall
10:00 am
We have an informal time together with songs, praise and looking to the Bible for instruction and encouragement. Light refreshments are served following the worship service for a time of getting aquainted and fellowship.
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
Sep 15 @ 10:00 am
Sunday Worship Service @ Beaver Island Christian Church
10:00 am
Beaver Island Christian Church is a multi-denominational church established in 1963. We invite you to join us for Sunday services and children’s worship. All are welcome. Our services are lead by a variety of visiting pastors.
Black History 101 Mobile Museum @ Beaver Island Community School
Sep 16 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Black History 101 Mobile Museum @ Beaver Island Community School
3:30 pm
The Beaver Island Historical Society is pleased to present to the community a special mobile museum Black History exhibit. Khalid el-Hakim is the founder and curator of the Black History 101 Mobile Museum, a collection of over 7,000 original artifacts of Black memorabilia dating from the trans-Atlantic slave trade era to hip-hop culture. Khalid has been called[...]
Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Black History 101 Mobile Museum - Presentation @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:00 pm
Khalid el-Hakim, founder and curator of the Black History 101 Mobile Museum will give a presentation at 7 PM in the BIC Center about his passion and commitment to carry on the rich tradition of the Black Museum Movement. The Mobile Museum has a collection of over 7,000 original artifacts of Black memorabilia dating from the[...]
Sep 18 – Sep 22 all-day
Bev's 2019 Beaver Island Quilt Retreats @ Gregg Fellowship Center
12:00 am
Five days and four nights of quilting fun on Beaver Island.
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Picnic at the Point-Strang Series Continues: Trevor Dotson @ St. James Township Hall
12:00 pm
It’s another Picnic at the Point Event. Charlevoix Historical Society’s Trevor Dotson will present about James Strang and the Mormons in Charlevoix 1847-1854.  
Trail Work Day @ Garden Island
Sep 19 all-day
Trail Work Day @ Garden Island
12:00 am
Bill McDonough is planning a trails workday on Garden Island next Thursday, September 19, weather permitting.  Please contact Bill at the grocery store if you would like to go, and he will provide further details.
Paint Night @ Beaver Island Studio & Gallery
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm
Paint Night @ Beaver Island Studio & Gallery | Beaver Island | Michigan | United States
6:00 pm
Join us for another fun night of painting at Beaver Island Studio.  It’e the last one planned for the 2019 season. All supplies provided. Take home a painting created by YOU! Bring your own refreshment and an appetizer to share.