2019 Events / Activities in Surrounding Areas

DATE(s) ACTIVITY / EVENT
MAY
10-12 Mesick Mushroom Festival
17-19 Blessing of the Bikes Market Place
19 Blessing of the Bikes
The blessing is organized by the Para-Dice Motorcycle Club of Grand Rapids. The "Blessing" which started in 1972, had 4 bikes and 8 riders who gathered at St. Ann Catholic Church in Baldwin, MI and received a blessing for a safe and happy riding season. Now, thousands of motorcycle enthusiasts gather in Lake County for this yearly event.
JUNE
15 Lumber Jack 100
27-30 Irons Famous Flea Roast and Ox Market
The famous Flea Roast in downtown Irons features bands, amusement rides, horseshoe, softball, volleyball tournaments, arm wrestling, draft horse pulls, and a super fireworks display.
29-30 National Cherry Festival in Traverse City (see July Dates)
JULY
?? Luther Logging Days
1-6 National Cherry Festival in Traverse City
13-14 Idlewild Music Festival
?? Trout-A-Rama
AUGUST
15-18 Buckley Old Engine Show
SEPTEMBER
1 St. Bernard's 68th Annual Panish Festival and Homecoming
Sun: Finger Lickin Chicken Dinner, Bingo, Children's Games, Bands, Raffle Prizes
OCTOBER
Watch for fall color information on the campground facebook page. Find us on Facebook
NOVEMBER
15 Buck Pole Contest
Sponsored by Iron's Area Tourist Association at Skinner Park