17th Annual Young Writers Juried Exposition: Call for Young Writers: Elementary, middle & high school students who attend schools served by the Char-Em ISD (or home school students in Charlevoix or Emmet counties) are invited to submit one work of poetry, prose, or one of each. Must be submitted online by a parent or teacher beginning at 9am on Tues., April 2 through 5pm on Fri., April 12. The submission page is located under Teacher Resources ...
Call For Artists: The call is open now through Mon., March 4 for the American Impressionist Society’s third annual “AIS Impressions Small Works Showcase.” This 2019 summer exhibition will run from Sat., June 1 through Sat., Aug. 31. All submissions must be oil, pastel, acrylic, watercolor, or gouache, & submitted by current American Impressionist Society (AIS) members.
2019 Juried Photography Exhibition: Juried by John Fergus-Jean, this exhibition includes 43 photographs by 34 exhibiting photographers of local & regional acclaim. An opening reception will be held on Sat., Jan. 19 from 2-4pm.
Presidents' Weekend at Boyne Highlands Resort, Harbor Springs: Feb. 15-17. Includes a costume contest, Rail Jam, Snow Globe Ski & Snowshoe, Treasure Hunt, live music by Union Guns, Chili Cook off, & Murder Mystery Dinner.
Yoga Recovery at Running Fit: A 50 minute, all-levels class designed to enhance recovery for athletic performance. The goal is to build strength, flexibility, focusing on lengthening tight hamstrings, calves, quadriceps & hip flexors.
Succulents & Brunch: Join The Leelanau Plant Co. in the Yurt at The Little Fleet, TC after grabbing brunch from Glendale Ave inside. The DIY Succulent Bar includes everything you need to create your own succulent arrangement, including guidance from the Plant Co. ladies.
Wine Label Art Competition: Mission Point Lighthouse Friends and Bowers Harbor Vineyards are sponsoring a contest to design a label to be used for the BHV 2019 Lighthouse Pinot Grigio release. Visit bowers harbor.com/events for details. Submission deadline is March 11. The winning entry wins a $250 cash prize & will be displayed on each 2019 Lighthouse wine bottle.
“2019 Crooked Tree Photographic Society Juried Fine Art Show": Juried by current Crooked Tree Photography Society members. Showcases the work of fifteen current members. Subject matter includes, but is not limited to, nature, landscapes, wildlife & northern MI scenes.
10th Annual Have a Heart Valentine's Benefit : Benefits Brother Dan's Food Pantry. Featuring live music by Crosscut Kings, Craig Cottrill Band, James Greenway Band, Northern Nites, Pistil Whips, Jelly Roll Blues Band, Easy Picks, & Jon Archambault Band.
"Entire Life in a Package": The story of millions of refugees with millions of packages, suitcases...sacks. “Life packages” that hold the desire to survive. In this exhibition Ben-Ami sculpts the packages carried by refugees shown in Reuter’s new photos in iron & then mounts them to the photo in place of the photographic image of the package. Runs Feb. 3 - May 5. Hours: Mon.-Sat.: 10am-5pm. Thurs.: 10am-8pm. Sun.: 1-5pm.
2019 Northwest Michigan Regional Juried Exhibition: Featuring art made by local artists over the last year, juried by a regional arts professional. Runs Feb. 3 - May 5. Hours: Mon. - Sat.: 10am-5pm; Thurs.: 10am-8pm; Sun.: 1-5pm.
Paintball Biathlon: Combine paintball & cross-country skiing to create the Paintball Biathlon. Ages 8+. Cost: $15 per person. Includes cross-country ski equipment rental & paintball equipment. 888-968-7686, ext. 4000.
TSO Concerto for Piano, Left Hand: Kevin Rhodes, music director. Featuring local pianist Michael Coonrod on the world premier of Kenji Bunch's Concerto for Piano Left Hand. The Symphony will also perform Beethoven's Egmont Overture and Symphony No. 3 (Eroica).