Summer Festivals and Fairs Around Kalamazoo

Summer season for fairs and festivals is here in Southwest Michigan.

There are some unique celebrations and activities just waiting for the family to join in on the fun!

Watch beautiful balloons in flight at a Balloon Festival, step back in time at the BlackRock Medieval Fest, see performing arts at the Kindleberger Festival, listen to reggae sounds at the Caribbean Festival, catch the Venetian Festival featuring a lighted boat parade, enjoy the best ribs in Kalamazoo at Rib Fest, attend a summer luau complete with Island Dancers fire show and a medley of other entertainment.

From art and music to food fests and more – here is a sampling of events listed by date for the family to explore this summer. 

Know of a fair or festival in the area that should be added? Let us know and submit an event!

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Saturday June 23, 2018

Sparta’s Harry Potter in the Park

Location: William Rogers Park- Sparta – 152 North State Street Sparta

On June 26th, 1997, we learned of “The Boy Who Lived”. Join us at Rogers Park in Sparta, MI where we will be celebrating all things Harry Potter with this year’s “Tri Wizard” theme. The magic will begin at 3:00 PM. Your ticket includes entry into the park where you [...]

Time: 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 

Thursday June 28, 2018

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

The 2018 Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival will run June 28 - July 4, 2018. SEVEN DAYS of spectacular family fun! TWO Different Air Shows; Warbird Salute Air Show June 30-July 1 and Fast & Furious Air Show July 3-4. Warbird Salute Air Show: Our Weekend [...]

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Kids Day at the Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

A day just for Kids? Well, yeah. But it's a day for families too! Kid's Day is brought to us in part by MEIJER! With FREE parking and FREE gate admission, you can enjoy a night of family fun. This is a special day you certainly won't want to miss! All [...]

Time: 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

 

Friday June 29, 2018

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

The 2018 Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival will run June 28 - July 4, 2018. SEVEN DAYS of spectacular family fun! TWO Different Air Shows; Warbird Salute Air Show June 30-July 1 and Fast & Furious Air Show July 3-4. Warbird Salute Air Show: Our Weekend [...]

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Saturday June 30, 2018

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

The 2018 Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival will run June 28 - July 4, 2018. SEVEN DAYS of spectacular family fun! TWO Different Air Shows; Warbird Salute Air Show June 30-July 1 and Fast & Furious Air Show July 3-4. Warbird Salute Air Show: Our Weekend [...]

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60th Annual South Haven Art Fair

Location: Stanley Johnston Park – Dyckman & Park Avenue South Haven

The South Haven Art Annual Fine Arts Fair, organized by the South Haven Center for the Arts, is held every summer and attracts massive Fourth of July crowds to a beautiful wooded park, just one block away from Lake Michigan’s sandy shores.  We are thrilled to continue our juried art [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Sunday July 1, 2018

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

The 2018 Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival will run June 28 - July 4, 2018. SEVEN DAYS of spectacular family fun! TWO Different Air Shows; Warbird Salute Air Show June 30-July 1 and Fast & Furious Air Show July 3-4. Warbird Salute Air Show: Our Weekend [...]

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60th Annual South Haven Art Fair

Location: Stanley Johnston Park – Dyckman & Park Avenue South Haven

The South Haven Art Annual Fine Arts Fair, organized by the South Haven Center for the Arts, is held every summer and attracts massive Fourth of July crowds to a beautiful wooded park, just one block away from Lake Michigan’s sandy shores.  We are thrilled to continue our juried art [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Monday July 2, 2018

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

The 2018 Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival will run June 28 - July 4, 2018. SEVEN DAYS of spectacular family fun! TWO Different Air Shows; Warbird Salute Air Show June 30-July 1 and Fast & Furious Air Show July 3-4. Warbird Salute Air Show: Our Weekend [...]

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Tuesday July 3, 2018

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

The 2018 Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival will run June 28 - July 4, 2018. SEVEN DAYS of spectacular family fun! TWO Different Air Shows; Warbird Salute Air Show June 30-July 1 and Fast & Furious Air Show July 3-4. Warbird Salute Air Show: Our Weekend [...]

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Wednesday July 4, 2018

Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival

Location: W.K. Kellogg Airport – 15551 S. Airport Road Battle Creek

The 2018 Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show & Balloon Festival will run June 28 - July 4, 2018. SEVEN DAYS of spectacular family fun! TWO Different Air Shows; Warbird Salute Air Show June 30-July 1 and Fast & Furious Air Show July 3-4. Warbird Salute Air Show: Our Weekend [...]

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Friday July 6, 2018

Plainwell Days Festival

Location: City of Plainwell – 141 N. Main Street Plainwell

Bringing the city of Plainwell a weekend of fun and entertainment. Music, family-friendly activities, carnival, arts & crafts, parades, and so much more! View the full event schedule here

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Saturday July 7, 2018

Plainwell Days Festival

Location: City of Plainwell – 141 N. Main Street Plainwell

Bringing the city of Plainwell a weekend of fun and entertainment. Music, family-friendly activities, carnival, arts & crafts, parades, and so much more! View the full event schedule here

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Lawton Summerfest 2018

Location: Lawton Public Library – 125 S Main St Lawton

We are shutting down Main Street for summerfest!! Car show 9-3 Craft show 10-3 Parade 5:00 Band 7:30 Fireworks (on Main Street) 10:30 Lots of other activities during the day including a dunk tank, face painting, horse shoe tournament, and so much more!

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

 

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Sunday July 8, 2018

Plainwell Days Festival

Location: City of Plainwell – 141 N. Main Street Plainwell

Bringing the city of Plainwell a weekend of fun and entertainment. Music, family-friendly activities, carnival, arts & crafts, parades, and so much more! View the full event schedule here

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BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Touch-A-Truck at the Plainwell Days Festival

Location: City of Plainwell – 141 N. Main Street Plainwell

This event offers children a hands-on opportunity to explore working trucks of all types, as well as meet the people who build, protect and serve the community. Trucks on display include construction trucks, emergency vehicles, vintage trucks, and more. Children of all ages are invited to creatively explore the trucks [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

 

Wednesday July 11, 2018

Kindleberger Festival

Location: Kindleberger Park – 650 S. Riverview Drive Parchment

The Kindleberger Arts Commission has an exciting summer of community entertainment and we invite you to visit Parchment for these annual events. The Kindleberger Summer Festival of the Performing Arts and Kindleberger Summer Concert Series is organized by volunteers and supported by donations, local grants and special fundraising events. Children's [...]

Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

 

Thursday July 12, 2018

2018 Kalamazoo Blues Festival

Location: Arcadia Creek Festival Place – 145 East Water Street Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Blues Festival returns to downtown Kalamazoo to celebrate it's silver anniversary. Three days, 18 bands. Merchandise and food vendors. Beer Gardens. Exclusive VIP area (only 55 tickets available). Advance tickets on sale now! Thursday July 12th 5:00 - 5:50 Big Trouble 6:10 - 7:00 Blue Veins 7:30 - 8:40 [...]

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Kindleberger Festival

Location: Kindleberger Park – 650 S. Riverview Drive Parchment

The Kindleberger Arts Commission has an exciting summer of community entertainment and we invite you to visit Parchment for these annual events. The Kindleberger Summer Festival of the Performing Arts and Kindleberger Summer Concert Series is organized by volunteers and supported by donations, local grants and special fundraising events. Children's [...]

Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

 

Friday July 13, 2018

2018 Kalamazoo Blues Festival

Location: Arcadia Creek Festival Place – 145 East Water Street Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Blues Festival returns to downtown Kalamazoo to celebrate it's silver anniversary. Three days, 18 bands. Merchandise and food vendors. Beer Gardens. Exclusive VIP area (only 55 tickets available). Advance tickets on sale now! Thursday July 12th 5:00 - 5:50 Big Trouble 6:10 - 7:00 Blue Veins 7:30 - 8:40 [...]

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2018 Black Arts Festival Youth Day

Location: Bible Baptist Church – 1700 N. Drake Rd. Kalamazoo

The 2018 Black Arts Festival hosted by the Black Arts Festival Youth Day Committee will be one jam packed day of fun for all youth in the community! Contact us at info@blackartskalamazoo.org for more info.

Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

 

Kindleberger Festival

Location: Kindleberger Park – 650 S. Riverview Drive Parchment

The Kindleberger Arts Commission has an exciting summer of community entertainment and we invite you to visit Parchment for these annual events. The Kindleberger Summer Festival of the Performing Arts and Kindleberger Summer Concert Series is organized by volunteers and supported by donations, local grants and special fundraising events. Children's [...]

Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

 

Saturday July 14, 2018

2018 Kalamazoo Blues Festival

Location: Arcadia Creek Festival Place – 145 East Water Street Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Blues Festival returns to downtown Kalamazoo to celebrate it's silver anniversary. Three days, 18 bands. Merchandise and food vendors. Beer Gardens. Exclusive VIP area (only 55 tickets available). Advance tickets on sale now! Thursday July 12th 5:00 - 5:50 Big Trouble 6:10 - 7:00 Blue Veins 7:30 - 8:40 [...]

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Kindleberger Festival

Location: Kindleberger Park – 650 S. Riverview Drive Parchment

The Kindleberger Arts Commission has an exciting summer of community entertainment and we invite you to visit Parchment for these annual events. The Kindleberger Summer Festival of the Performing Arts and Kindleberger Summer Concert Series is organized by volunteers and supported by donations, local grants and special fundraising events. Children's [...]

Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Kindleberger Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show!

Location: Zoo City Hot Rods – 651 Commerce Lane Kalamazoo

The Kindleberger Car, Truck, and Motorcyle Show is a feature event on Festival Day and will be held in it's NEW LOCATION along Commerce Lane! Bring your vintage automobile, hot-rod or classic car, truck, or motorcycle to Commerce Lane along the Kalamazoo River and compete for prizes, enjoy the other [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

 

2018 Black Arts Festival

Location: La Crone Park – 535 W. Parterson St. Kalamazoo

The 2018 Black Arts Festival is scheduled for Saturday July 14, 2018! One day jammed packed with black arts and black culture, visual art, music, vendors, food and so much more! Interested in helping support one of Kalamazoo's only remaining cultural festivals? Email info@blackartskalamazoo.org for details! Contact us at info@blackartskalamazoo.org [...]

Time: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

Taste of Vicksburg

Location: Downtown Vicksburg – Main & Prairie Streets Vicksburg

The Taste of Vicksburg will feature local restaurants offering their fare, come try something new. Awards will be given for People's Choice and Judges Choice. A covered seating area, a beer tent featuring local brews and a LIVE BAND, Hairmania, with local ties to Vicksburg will also included.

Time: 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

 

Sunday July 15, 2018

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Kindleberger Festival

Location: Kindleberger Park – 650 S. Riverview Drive Parchment

The Kindleberger Arts Commission has an exciting summer of community entertainment and we invite you to visit Parchment for these annual events. The Kindleberger Summer Festival of the Performing Arts and Kindleberger Summer Concert Series is organized by volunteers and supported by donations, local grants and special fundraising events. Children's [...]

Time: 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

 

Monday July 16, 2018

Van Buren Youth Fair

Location: VanBuren Fair Grounds – 55670 CR681 Hartford Hartford

The Van Buren Youth Fair, held in July, is a week-long event with many activities. Over 800 youths from around the county are involved with a variety of animal judging, from rabbits to beef. They also take part in the judging of still exhibits. The fair offers a wide array [...]

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Tuesday July 17, 2018

Van Buren Youth Fair

Location: VanBuren Fair Grounds – 55670 CR681 Hartford Hartford

The Van Buren Youth Fair, held in July, is a week-long event with many activities. Over 800 youths from around the county are involved with a variety of animal judging, from rabbits to beef. They also take part in the judging of still exhibits. The fair offers a wide array [...]

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Wednesday July 18, 2018

Van Buren Youth Fair

Location: VanBuren Fair Grounds – 55670 CR681 Hartford Hartford

The Van Buren Youth Fair, held in July, is a week-long event with many activities. Over 800 youths from around the county are involved with a variety of animal judging, from rabbits to beef. They also take part in the judging of still exhibits. The fair offers a wide array [...]

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Thursday July 19, 2018

Van Buren Youth Fair

Location: VanBuren Fair Grounds – 55670 CR681 Hartford Hartford

The Van Buren Youth Fair, held in July, is a week-long event with many activities. Over 800 youths from around the county are involved with a variety of animal judging, from rabbits to beef. They also take part in the judging of still exhibits. The fair offers a wide array [...]

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Friday July 20, 2018

Van Buren Youth Fair

Location: VanBuren Fair Grounds – 55670 CR681 Hartford Hartford

The Van Buren Youth Fair, held in July, is a week-long event with many activities. Over 800 youths from around the county are involved with a variety of animal judging, from rabbits to beef. They also take part in the judging of still exhibits. The fair offers a wide array [...]

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Dowagiac Summer in the City

Location: Downtown Dowagiac – Front Street Dowagiac

Enjoy more than 50 hours of entertainment at Dowagiac Summer in the City! Hosted by the Chamber of Commerce, the community celebration is truly a family-friendly event, featuring The Taste of Dowagiac, a community-wide worship service, vocal, instrumental and dance performances, action sports and Summer on Tap craft brew event. [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Paw Paw Days Classic Car & Truck Show 2018

Location: Downtown Paw Paw – 129 S Kalamazoo S Paw Paw

The Paw Paw Days Annual Classic Car & Truck Show brings hundreds of cars and thousands of visitors to Paw Paw's historic downtown.

Time: 6:00 pm

 

Saturday July 21, 2018

Van Buren Youth Fair

Location: VanBuren Fair Grounds – 55670 CR681 Hartford Hartford

The Van Buren Youth Fair, held in July, is a week-long event with many activities. Over 800 youths from around the county are involved with a variety of animal judging, from rabbits to beef. They also take part in the judging of still exhibits. The fair offers a wide array [...]

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Paw Paw Days Classic Car & Truck Show 2018

Location: Downtown Paw Paw – 129 S Kalamazoo S Paw Paw

The Paw Paw Days Annual Classic Car & Truck Show brings hundreds of cars and thousands of visitors to Paw Paw's historic downtown.

Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

 

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Dowagiac Summer in the City

Location: Downtown Dowagiac – Front Street Dowagiac

Enjoy more than 50 hours of entertainment at Dowagiac Summer in the City! Hosted by the Chamber of Commerce, the community celebration is truly a family-friendly event, featuring The Taste of Dowagiac, a community-wide worship service, vocal, instrumental and dance performances, action sports and Summer on Tap craft brew event. [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Caribbean Festival

Location: Festival Market Square – 25 McCamly St S Battle Creek

The 2nd annual Caribbean Festival is back! Come celebrate the vibrant culture of the Caribbean in downtown Battle Creek. A day and evening of outstanding music, Caribbean inspired cuisine, drinks and crafts. The Reggae line-up runs all day and ranges from well-known regional to national headliners presented outdoors under blue [...]

Time: 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

 

Sunday July 22, 2018

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Friday July 27, 2018

Saugatuck Venetian Festival

Location: Coghlin Park – Culver Street Saugatuck

This unique festival is full of family friendly activities including children games, 80’s Rock n Roll Concert, Dinghy Poker Run, Lighted Boat Parade and Fireworks. The events start Friday at 5:00 with children’s games in Coghlin Park on the waterfront. Then the Rock n Roll tent opens and the 80’s [...]

Time: 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

 

Saturday July 28, 2018

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Saugatuck Venetian Festival

Location: Coghlin Park – Culver Street Saugatuck

This unique festival is full of family friendly activities including children games, 80’s Rock n Roll Concert, Dinghy Poker Run, Lighted Boat Parade and Fireworks. The events start Friday at 5:00 with children’s games in Coghlin Park on the waterfront. Then the Rock n Roll tent opens and the 80’s [...]

Time: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

 

Leilapalooza - The Leila Arboretum Music Festival

Location: Leila Arboretum – 928 West Michigan Avenue Battle Creek

Looking for something fun to do in Battle Creek this summer? Don't want to spend a lot of money or travel far away to have a good time? Do you love music? Leilapalooza is a one day music festival held on the beautiful grounds of the Battle Creek Leila Arboretum. [...]

Time: 12:00 pm - 11:59 pm

 

Ramona Park Luau

Location: Ramona Park – 8600 S. Sprinkle Rd. Portage

It’s luau time!! At the first ever Annual Ramona Park Luau! Enjoy carnival games, inflatables, magic shows, balloon animals, music by a local DJ, Island Dancers with a fire show, a watermelon eating contest and a limbo contest! Food truck concessions will be available for purchase. Performance area will have [...]

Time: 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 

Sunday July 29, 2018

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Thursday August 2, 2018

2018 Ribfest Entertainment

Location: Arcadia Creek Festival Place – 145 East Water Street Kalamazoo

Join us for Ribfest at Arcadia Creek Festival Place in Downtown Kalamazoo. The festival features three solid days of food, entertainment and fun! Gates open at 11:00 AM daily. Ribfest is one of the oldest festivals in Downtown Kalamazoo, and is now celebrating its 32nd year, bringing together over 10,000 [...]

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm

 

Friday August 3, 2018

2018 Ribfest Entertainment

Location: Arcadia Creek Festival Place – 145 East Water Street Kalamazoo

Join us for Ribfest at Arcadia Creek Festival Place in Downtown Kalamazoo. The festival features three solid days of food, entertainment and fun! Gates open at 11:00 AM daily. Ribfest is one of the oldest festivals in Downtown Kalamazoo, and is now celebrating its 32nd year, bringing together over 10,000 [...]

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm

 

Saturday August 4, 2018

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

2018 Ribfest Entertainment

Location: Arcadia Creek Festival Place – 145 East Water Street Kalamazoo

Join us for Ribfest at Arcadia Creek Festival Place in Downtown Kalamazoo. The festival features three solid days of food, entertainment and fun! Gates open at 11:00 AM daily. Ribfest is one of the oldest festivals in Downtown Kalamazoo, and is now celebrating its 32nd year, bringing together over 10,000 [...]

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 pm

 

Sunday August 5, 2018

BlackRock Medieval Fest 2018

Location: The Olde World Village – 13215 M-96 Augusta

You are invited to the 2018 Blackrock Medieval Fest at The Olde World Village, and don't forget to invite your friends. We open the gates at 10am and run through 6pm on Saturdays & Sundays, from July 7th through August 5th, rain or shine! Come join us for jousting, live [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

 

Tuesday August 7, 2018

Kalamazoo County Youth Fair

Location: Kalamazoo County Expo Center – 2900 Lake Street Kalamazoo

The Kalamazoo County Youth Fair is dedicated to providing an affordable family event full of fun and educational experiences for you and your family! FREE Themed Kids Expo Activities & Entertainment All Day Every Day Free Giveaways Experience Local Farms Educational Presentations & Displays Over 400 Farm Animals 4-H Exhibits [...]

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Wednesday August 8, 2018

Kalamazoo County Youth Fair

Location: Kalamazoo County Expo Center – 2900 Lake Street Kalamazoo

The Kalamazoo County Youth Fair is dedicated to providing an affordable family event full of fun and educational experiences for you and your family! FREE Themed Kids Expo Activities & Entertainment All Day Every Day Free Giveaways Experience Local Farms Educational Presentations & Displays Over 400 Farm Animals 4-H Exhibits [...]

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Thursday August 9, 2018

Kalamazoo County Youth Fair

Location: Kalamazoo County Expo Center – 2900 Lake Street Kalamazoo

The Kalamazoo County Youth Fair is dedicated to providing an affordable family event full of fun and educational experiences for you and your family! FREE Themed Kids Expo Activities & Entertainment All Day Every Day Free Giveaways Experience Local Farms Educational Presentations & Displays Over 400 Farm Animals 4-H Exhibits [...]

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National Blueberry Festival

Location: Riverfront Park – at southside marina, Water Street South Haven

The National Blueberry Festival is held on the second weekend of August each year, and is one of the country’s oldest continuously-running fruit festivals! We’re proud of South Haven’s tremendous blueberry crop, and the important industry it represents. Parade, Craft Show, 5k, Kids Activities, Blueberry Pie & Ice Cream Social, [...]

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Friday August 10, 2018

Kalamazoo County Youth Fair

Location: Kalamazoo County Expo Center – 2900 Lake Street Kalamazoo

The Kalamazoo County Youth Fair is dedicated to providing an affordable family event full of fun and educational experiences for you and your family! FREE Themed Kids Expo Activities & Entertainment All Day Every Day Free Giveaways Experience Local Farms Educational Presentations & Displays Over 400 Farm Animals 4-H Exhibits [...]

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National Blueberry Festival

Location: Riverfront Park – at southside marina, Water Street South Haven

The National Blueberry Festival is held on the second weekend of August each year, and is one of the country’s oldest continuously-running fruit festivals! We’re proud of South Haven’s tremendous blueberry crop, and the important industry it represents. Parade, Craft Show, 5k, Kids Activities, Blueberry Pie & Ice Cream Social, [...]

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Saturday August 11, 2018

Kalamazoo County Youth Fair

Location: Kalamazoo County Expo Center – 2900 Lake Street Kalamazoo

The Kalamazoo County Youth Fair is dedicated to providing an affordable family event full of fun and educational experiences for you and your family! FREE Themed Kids Expo Activities & Entertainment All Day Every Day Free Giveaways Experience Local Farms Educational Presentations & Displays Over 400 Farm Animals 4-H Exhibits [...]

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National Blueberry Festival

Location: Riverfront Park – at southside marina, Water Street South Haven

The National Blueberry Festival is held on the second weekend of August each year, and is one of the country’s oldest continuously-running fruit festivals! We’re proud of South Haven’s tremendous blueberry crop, and the important industry it represents. Parade, Craft Show, 5k, Kids Activities, Blueberry Pie & Ice Cream Social, [...]

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Sunday August 12, 2018

National Blueberry Festival

Location: Riverfront Park – at southside marina, Water Street South Haven

The National Blueberry Festival is held on the second weekend of August each year, and is one of the country’s oldest continuously-running fruit festivals! We’re proud of South Haven’s tremendous blueberry crop, and the important industry it represents. Parade, Craft Show, 5k, Kids Activities, Blueberry Pie & Ice Cream Social, [...]

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Friday August 24, 2018

Kalamazoo Balloon Fest 2018 at Gull Meadow Farms

Location: Gull Meadow Farms – 8544 Gull Rd Richland

Mark your calendars now for the 6th Annual Kalamazoo Balloon Fest ~ NOW WITH NEW DATES!! Join us AUGUST 24th, 25th & 26th (Friday through Sunday) for a fun-weekend that is quickly becoming a favorite family tradition for many throughout the region. The Kalamazoo Balloon Fest will take to the [...]

Time: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 

Saturday August 25, 2018

Kalamazoo Scottish Festival

Location: Flesher Field – 3664 9th St. Kalamazoo

The 26th Annual Kalamazoo Scottish Festival & Highland Games will be held Saturday, August 25 from 9am-5pm. Free Admission! Opening ceremonies start at 9am with Kids Activities throughout the day.

Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Kalamazoo Balloon Fest 2018 at Gull Meadow Farms

Location: Gull Meadow Farms – 8544 Gull Rd Richland

Mark your calendars now for the 6th Annual Kalamazoo Balloon Fest ~ NOW WITH NEW DATES!! Join us AUGUST 24th, 25th & 26th (Friday through Sunday) for a fun-weekend that is quickly becoming a favorite family tradition for many throughout the region. The Kalamazoo Balloon Fest will take to the [...]

Time: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

 

Donut and Beer Fest

Location: Homer Stryker Field – 251 Mills Street Kalamazoo

The festival Homer Simpson always wanted is coming back to Homer Stryker Field. This is the second annual Donut and Beer festival and will take place on the field at the ballpark in downtown Kalamazoo. Attendees can expect one of a kind donuts, craft beers, ciders, live music, and fun. [...]

Time: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 

Sunday August 26, 2018

Kalamazoo Balloon Fest 2018 at Gull Meadow Farms

Location: Gull Meadow Farms – 8544 Gull Rd Richland

Mark your calendars now for the 6th Annual Kalamazoo Balloon Fest ~ NOW WITH NEW DATES!! Join us AUGUST 24th, 25th & 26th (Friday through Sunday) for a fun-weekend that is quickly becoming a favorite family tradition for many throughout the region. The Kalamazoo Balloon Fest will take to the [...]

Time: 7:00 am - 10:00 am

 

Friday August 31, 2018

Newaygo Logging Festival

Location: Downtown Newaygo – State Street Newaygo

The River Country Chamber of Commerce Newaygo County hosts the annual Logging Festival over the Labor Day weekend. The festival committee strives to show visitors the rich logging history on which the town of Newaygo was founded. Kids of all ages can enjoy chainsaw carvings, lumberjack demonstrations, Log Rolling, Hot [...]

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