Calendar of Events

Manistique is a laid-back community where you can get away from the world for awhile, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t fun and exciting things happing in the city every day. Whether it’s the polished chrome and steel of the annual Kewadin Classic Car Show; the vendors, music and food of Folkfest, or stepping back into the past with Pioneer Day, the city’s calendar is bursting with ways to make your summer in Manistique unforgettable.From quiet walks along white-sand beaches on Lake Michigan to canoeing down a wilderness river to catching a crowd-pleasing summer festival, you can be sure you'll bring home memories that won't soon be forgotten.

  • Manistique Farmers' Market
    Manistique Farmers' Market

    2019 (10th Season)Wednesdays, May 29 - September 254-6pm at Little Bear West Arena

    The 2019 season of the Manistique Farmers’ Market takes place each Wednesday adjacent to the Little Bear West Arena (180 N. Maple in Manistique). The market is held from 4-6 p.m. In the event of poor weather conditions, the market moves inside the arena. The Market will be open through September 25, 2019. Farm and food market only, so you'll always be able to find fresh locally grown and produced foods.

  • Music in Manistique
    Music In Manistique

    Wednesdays 7-9pmManistique Cental Park Band Shell

    Music in Manistique is a summer music series featuring a variety of different musicians and bands in the Manistique Central Park Bandshell. The series takes place every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m. For more information, visit the Music in Manistique Facebook page!

  1. 8

    Cedar Street Slam

    Downtown Manistique

  1. 8 - 9

    Michigan DNR Free Fishing Weekend

  1. 22

    Siphon Bridge Centennial Celebration

  1. 29

    Pioneer Day

    The 15th annual Pioneer Day takes place in Manistique's Pioneer Park.

  1. 4-7

    38th Annual Sault Tribe Traditional Powwow and Summer Gathering

    The 38th annual Sault Tribe Traditional Powwow and Summer Gathering is scheduled for July 4‑7 at the tribe's powwow grounds off of Shunk Road on Ice Circle. Spiritual gathering is Thursday, July 4. Festivities begin July 5 with a kid's carnival at 5:30. Grand entries Saturday, July 6, at 1 and 7 p.m. with a traditional feast at 5 p.m. Grand entry on Sunday, July 7 is at noon.

  1. 5

    Kiddie Parade


  1. 6

    Independence Day Celebration

    12:30-11:30pm. The Manistique Area Independence Day Parade begins at 12:30 p.m., with line-up beginning at 11:30 a.m. An art and crafts fair, as well as music and food vendors, will be available in Manistique's Triangle Park following the parade until the fireworks begin at dusk.

  1. 12-13

    Manistique Folkfest

  1. 13

    Paper Chase 5k/10k Run/Walk

  1. 15-20

    Missoula Children's Theatre

  1. 22

    Siphon Bridge Centennial Celebration

    The Manistique Area Kiwanis Club is bringing the Missoula Children's Theatre back to Manistique June 15-20, with a performance to the public at the end of their residency. The featured play will be "Gulliver's Travels".

  1. 26-27

    Schoolcraft County Fair

    Schoolcraft County Fairgrounds, Lake St, Manistique, MI 49854, USA - The Schoolcraft County Fair is scheduled for July 26-27.

  1. 27-28

    Manistique Area Sport Fishing Club Trout and Salmon Derby

    The Manistique Area Sport Fishing Club hosts the annual Trout and Salmon derby July 27-28. More details are available on the Manistique Area Sport Fishing Club Facebook page!
    Trout and Salmon Derby

  1. 10

    Fayette Historic State Park Heritage Days

    11am - 3pm

    More Information
  1. 17

    Hops on the Harbor

  1. 18

    Cook's Corn Roast

    Inwood Township, MI. The 46th annual Cooks Corn Roast will take place August 18. For more information, visit:!

  1. 20

    Habitat for Humanity - Hiawathaland's Women Build Day

Folk Fest
Fishing Derby