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.

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Apr 20 all-day Beaver Island Community Center
Join us in establishing a new location for a traditional Easter event as the AMVETS bring an Easter Egg Hunt to the BIC Center.  Will you find the special egg? Time and additional details will be posted here (and note that the date may change to the 21st).
Apr 27 – Apr 28 all-day Beaver Island Community Center
The Beaver Island Community return to the stage this spring with a hilarious romp through the mysteries of marriage. Suzannah Hayden needs more help on the home front than she’s getting from her husband, Gibby. Enter Beth Bailey, Suzannah’s newly-hired assistant, Beth explodes into the Hayden household and whips it into a well-run machine. This[...]
May 5 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm Shamrock Bar & Restaurant
17th Annual PABI Beaver Island Road Rally!* Sunday, May 5th 12:30pm at the Shamrock! Beaver Island’s ULTIMATE ROAD RALLY RETURNS ! A full afternoon of thrills, chills, challenges, and all out competitive fun! REGISTRATION: $20 per person; no #limit per car; 12:30pm @ Shamrock. WHAT TO BRING: A Wojan-Cashman (third edition) Beaver Island map, cell phone and a[...]
May 17 – May 21 all-day Daddy Franks
Can summer be far off?  No it can’t.  Daddy Franks is opening for the season.  Good fast food, at family friendly prices. Breakfast, lunch, dinner and desert. That’s Daddy Franks.  Yum, yum yummy!  We’re glad they are back!
May 24 – May 26 all-day Harbour Market
The Harbour Market is opening for the season.  Inside you’ll find sandwiches (including pressed sandwiches) , scones, muffins, espresso, cappuccino, ice cream, beer, wine, liquor, soda, specialty food items & clothing. A little bit of everything! Out front, you’ll find one of the best views of Paradise Bay with chairs and tables to take in[...]
May 24 – May 27 all-day Circle M
It’s Season Opening Weekend at the Circle M! Join them to celebrate the start of asnother summer season of fine food and good friends.  Hours for the season are 5:30 to 9:00 Sunday through Thursday and 5:30 to 9:30 on Fridays and Sundays. The Circle M is an island landmark and family friendly bar and[...]
May 24 – May 26 all-day Beaver Island Lodge
Here’s another sign of spring: The Restaurant at the Beaver Island Lodge is opening for the season.  You’ll find plenty of favorites on the menu mixed in with items that are new for the season.  Bon Appétit!
May 24 – May 26 all-day
Kick off Summer 2019 on Memorial Day Weekend with Warblers on the Water and the Beaver Island Bird Trail. Enjoyed by novices and experts alike, the Beaver Island Birding Trail has been recognized nationally and is available throughout the year.  The head-end for the BIBT is at the BIC Center.  There you can obtain trail[...]
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Veterans Memorial Park
Join the AMVETS for a service to honor the island’s veterans and veterans everywhere.  The ceremony will include a reading of the names of veterans with a connection to the island who passed away in the past year and all veterans  with a connection to the island who have died in the service of our country.[...]
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm Beaver Island Community Center
Join the BICS Class of 2019 at their commencement ceremony and wish them well as they head on to what’s next for each of them.  The BIC Center will fill up, so be sure get there early to get a good seat.
Jun 20 – Jun 24 all-day Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
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[...]
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
You’ll find farm fresh fruits and vegetables, jams, jellies, honey, cheese, fresh baked bread, cookies, fudge and more every Thursday morning during the summer at the Beaver Island Farmer’s Market at the Paradise Bay Coffee Shop. You can shop the market and then grab a bite to eat at the Coffee Shop.  Here’s a word[...]
Jun 21 – Jun 22 all-day Various Locations on Beaver Island
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[...]
Jun 21 @ 5:30 pm Beaver Island Community Center
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[...]
Jun 25 @ 9:30 am – 9:45 am Beaver Island Golf Course and Driving Range
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 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
You’ll find farm fresh fruits and vegetables, jams, jellies, honey, cheese, fresh baked bread, cookies, fudge and more every Thursday morning during the summer at the Beaver Island Farmer’s Market at the Paradise Bay Coffee Shop. You can shop the market and then grab a bite to eat at the Coffee Shop.  Here’s a word[...]
Jun 28 – Jun 29 all-day
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.
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm Beaver Island Community Center
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[...]
Jul 1 – Jul 3 all-day Beaver Island Christian Church
Vacation Bible School on Beaver Island is another island summer favorite.  Details to come, but these are the dates.
Jul 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Paradise Bay Coffee Shop
You’ll find farm fresh fruits and vegetables, jams, jellies, honey, cheese, fresh baked bread, cookies, fudge and more every Thursday morning during the summer at the Beaver Island Farmer’s Market at the Paradise Bay Coffee Shop. You can shop the market and then grab a bite to eat at the Coffee Shop.  Here’s a word[...]
Jul 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Downtown Beaver Island
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 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 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Public Beach Green Space
Right after the parade another Beaver Island tradition gets underway–the 4th of July Carnival with a bounce house, dunk tank and all sorts of games for the young and young at heart.  You’ll find the activity in the green space between the public beach parking lot and the Holy Cross Rectory.
Jul 4 @ 9:00 pm Paradise Bay
It’s a Beaver Island tradition.  Just ahead of the fireworks enjoy a boat parade from the shores of Paradise Bay.
Jul 4 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm Paradise Bay
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.
Jul 5 – Jul 6 all-day Beaver Island Community Center
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. [...]
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm Beaver Island Community Center
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[...]
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm Reddeer
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.
Jul 6 @ 7:30 pm Beaver Island Community Center
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[...]
Jul 9 all-day
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.
Jul 10 @ 5:30 pm Beaver Island Community Center
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[...]