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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Jun 19 – Jun 20 all-day
Beaver Island Bike Festival
12:00 am
The Beaver Island Bike Festival is your opportunity to experience the unique unspoiled beauty of Lake Michigans most remote island by bicycle in a festival atmospere. Bikers can enjoy a 20 or 42 miles at their own pace on a combination of pavement, gravel roads and two tracks with incredible scenery, island monuments and historic sites. Each route[...]
PABI Summer Solstice Dinner @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm
PABI Summer Solstice Dinner @ Beaver Island Community Center
6:00 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[...]
Jun 26 – Jun 27 all-day
Beaver Island Sustainability Fair @ Heritage Park
12:00 am
The Beaver Sustainability Fair is a celebration of nature and sustainability. Our focus is awareness and promoting solutions in ecology, renewable energy and local food systems. The fair features local and regional green vendors, sustainable technology, arts, music, environmental action & education organizations. The mission of the Beaver Island Eco-Fair is to showcase sustainable solutions,[...]
Dave Bennett Quartet @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 27 @ 8:00 pm
Dave Bennett Quartet @ Beaver Island Community Center
8:00 pm
We are thrilled to have rescheduled Dave from June to August! You don’t find many jazz clarinet players who name Alice Cooper, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Chris Isaak among their influences. You also won’t find many musicians who are equally conversant with the music of Benny Goodman (the “King of Swing”) and Roy Orbison (“The[...]
Dave Bennett Quartet @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jun 27 @ 8:00 pm
Dave Bennett Quartet @ Beaver Island Community Center
8:00 pm
We are thrilled to lety you know that Dave has rescheduled for Homecoming Weekend.  He’ll now appear at 8 p.m. on August 8th. You don’t find many jazz clarinet players who name Alice Cooper, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Chris Isaak among their influences. You also won’t find many musicians who are equally conversant with the[...]
Vacation Bible School @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jun 30 – Jul 2 all-day
Vacation Bible School @ Gregg Fellowship Center
12:00 am
Join us for Vacation Bible School on Beaver Island. Ages 4-12 welcome. There will be interactive Bible stories, music, games, crafts and fun science gizmos. On Thursday, 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[...]
Trudy Works Memorial Women’s Invitational Golf Tournament @ Beaver Island Golf Course and Driving Range
Jun 30 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Trudy Works Memorial Women's Invitational Golf Tournament @ Beaver Island Golf Course and Driving Range
9:30 am
Fun tournament play for 9 holes of golf at the Beaver Island Golf Course! Plus, an opportunity to donate food to the island food pantry. 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[...]
CMU University Theater presents Sylvia @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 2 @ 8:00 pm
CMU University Theater presents Sylvia @ Beaver Island Community Center
8:00 pm
A modern romantic comedy about a marriage and a dog. ‘Dramatic literature is stuffed with memorable love scenes, but none is as immediately delicious and dizzy as the one that begins the redeeming affair in A.R. Gurney’s new comedy, SYLVIA…’ —NY Times. ‘I can only call it one of the most involving, beautiful, funny, touching[...]
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
10:00 am
Stop by to shop for crafts of all types from local artisans at Art in the Harbor.  You’ll find them in a new location this week:  on the sidewalk in front of the BIC Center and just inside in the McDonald Welcome Center at the BIC Center.Tickets: .
CMU University Theater presents Red Herring @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 3 @ 8:00 pm
CMU University Theater presents Red Herring @ Beaver Island Community Center
8:00 pm
Three love stories, a murder mystery, and a nuclear espionage plot converge in this noir comedy about marriage and other explosive devises.  It’s 1952:  America’s on the verge of the H-Bomb, Dwight Eisenhower’s on the campaign trail, and I Love Lucy’s on Monday nights.  Meanwhile, Senator Joe McCarthy’s daughter just got engaged to a Soviet[...]
Independence Day Parade
2:00 pm
Celebrate Independence Day like no place else does with the Beaver Island Independence Day Parade.  The Big Parade kicks off at 2:00 with an Island Airways Flyover, featuring the missing man formation with the parade lead by our AMVETs and island fire, EMs and safety personnel and their equipemnt.  Then lot sof floats and lots[...]
Independence Weekend  Boat Parade
9:00 pm
It’s a Beaver Island tradition.  Just ahead of the fireworks enjoy a Venitian boat parade from the shores of Paradise Bay.Tickets: .
Independence Weekend  Fireworks
10:00 pm
Our Fireworks display will be on July 5th this year–a date later than normal, but spectaular as ever. Enjoy both the boat parade and the  fireworks over Paradise Bay from Whiskey Point, the Public Beach, the porch of the Beachcomber, your boat (wait, you have a boat…why aren’t you in the boat parade?) or pretty[...]
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
10:00 am
Stop by to shop for crafts of all types from local artisans at Art in the Harbor.  You’ll find them in a new location this week:  on the sidewalk in front of the BIC Center and just inside in the McDonald Welcome Center at the BIC Center.Tickets: .
13th Annual Glen McDonough Memorial Concert @ Reddeer
7:00 pm
The 31th 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.
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am – Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm
Museum Week Art Show @ Gregg Fellowship Center
11:00 am
A Musuem Week Classic! A fine art show featuring Beaver Island Art & Artists.  A portion of sales are donated to the Beaver Island Historical Society.
PABI Summer GALA @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 15 @ 6:00 pm
PABI Summer GALA @ Beaver Island Community Center
6:00 pm
Mark your calendar now for the 36th 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[...]
Beaver Island Music Festival @ BIMF Festival Grounds
Jul 16 – Jul 18 all-day
Beaver Island Music Festival @ BIMF Festival Grounds
12:00 am
The Beaver Island Music Festival brings you three days of music in the woods in the heartland of America’s Emerald Isle.  This year’s line up includes The Hack Turtles, the Drew Hale Band, City Silos, The Founding, Patty Pershayla & the Mayhaps, Ed Palmer, the Cerny Brothers and Dave Boutette & Kristi Lynn Davis, to[...]
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
10:00 am
Stop by to shop for crafts of all types from local artisans at Art in the Harbor.  You’ll find them in a new location this week:  on the sidewalk in front of the BIC Center and just inside in the McDonald Welcome Center at the BIC Center.Tickets: .
Aoife Scott Band @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 19 @ 8:00 pm
Aoife Scott Band @ Beaver Island Community Center
8:00 pm
Patrons for the Arts in Rural Communities and the BIC Center are thrilled to bring you acclaimed Irish songtress Aoife Scott and her band.  This is a very special opportunity to see a world acclaimed artist on Beaver Island.  Born into the legendary Black Family, Aoife is steadily rising to the top of the traditional[...]
CYC Mac Race After-party
12:00 am
Sail from Mac to Beaver Island this year for the 4th Annual Beaver Island Mac Party! Make Beaver your first destination port on your boat delivery back home. America’s Emerald Isle will be the most memorable part of your sail. Join us at the Municipal Dock on beautiful Paradise bay for music, great food and[...]
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
10:00 am
Stop by to shop for crafts of all types from local artisans at Art in the Harbor.  You’ll find them in a new location this week:  on the sidewalk in front of the BIC Center and just inside in the McDonald Welcome Center at the BIC Center.Tickets: .
Jul 24 @ 7:30 pm
Kevin Cole with Sylvia McNair: A Baroque on Beaver Gala Benefit Concert @ Beaver Island Community Center
7:30 pm
Baroque on Beaver events kick off with Kevin Cole returning to the BIC Center with special guest Sylvia McNair.    ‘America’s Pianist’ Kevin Cole, hailed by the Chicago Tribune as “the best Gershwin pianist in America today,’ is joined by two-time Grammy-winning soprano Sylvia McNair. The duo will share musical favorites from George Gershwin, Irving[...]
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
10:00 am
Stop by to shop for crafts of all types from local artisans at Art in the Harbor.  You’ll find them in a new location this week:  on the sidewalk in front of the BIC Center and just inside in the McDonald Welcome Center at the BIC Center.Tickets: .
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lighthouse Tours
10:00 am
Take advantage of this opportunity to climb the Whiskey Point Lighthouse Tower.  The view of the harbor and Lake Michigan is unmatched.
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lighthouse Tours
10:00 am
Take advantage of this opportunity to climb the Whiskey Point Lighthouse Tower.  The view of the harbor and Lake Michigan is unmatched.
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Art in the Harbor @ Beaver Island Community Center
10:00 am
Stop by to shop for crafts of all types from local artisans at Art in the Harbor.  You’ll find them in a new location this week:  on the sidewalk in front of the BIC Center and just inside in the McDonald Welcome Center at the BIC Center.Tickets: .
Aug 8 – Aug 9 all-day
Homecoming
12:00 am
Come home to Beaver Island and join in all the traditional events: On Friday the softball tournament starts at 2:00p.m (double elimination) and then continues on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Be sure to get some great food at the sports boosters table at the ball diamond and don’t forget to catch Ed Wojan or Mary[...]
Women’s Circle Bake Sale @ Gregg Fellowship Center
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Women's Circle Bake Sale @ Gregg Fellowship Center
10:00 am
It’s another summer tradition on the island: the annual Beaver Island Christian Church Women’s Circle Bake sale.  Get there early for the best selection, but rest assured you’ll find goodies throughout the sale. Bring something yummy home to complete your summer dining table and help raise money for church projects at the same time.  Everybody[...]
Dave Bennett Quartet – 2 @ Beaver Island Community Center
Aug 8 @ 8:00 pm
Dave Bennett Quartet - 2 @ Beaver Island Community Center
8:00 pm
We are thrilled to lety you know that Dave has rescheduled for Homecoming Weekend.  He’ll now appear at 8 p.m. on August 8th. You don’t find many jazz clarinet players who name Alice Cooper, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Chris Isaak among their influences. You also won’t find many musicians who are equally conversant with the[...]