The Petoskey area hosts a variety of events, including our favorite special events list to the left that we look forward to every year!
North Central Michigan College will offer a course on "The Chemistry of Chocolate" The course will run from July 5th - July 20th, from 9 am to 1 pm. The course will be taught by Dr. Ralph Christensen, North Central chemistry professor and will cover the history of chocolate, indredients, processing and manufacturing, as well as the chemistry behind this feel-good food.
The class will include hands-on activities, and a sampling of each student's favorite chocolate dessert. Although there is no chemistry prerequisite or math requirements for this course, individuals who desire this course must be enrolled in the college. To enroll visit www.ncmich.edu. The course may be taken for credit or as an audit for no credit.
The 31st AnnualBlissfest Music Festival will be a celebration of music, culture, art and community featuring a world of diverse and innovative folk and roots music and dance at the Festival Farm in picturesque rural northern Michigan. It is truly a blissful musical weekend to be shared with families, friends and music-lovers of all ages. The annual event is a showcase of the many musical styles that define American roots and world music. Bluegrass, Blues, Cajun, Celtic, Folk, Jazz, Latin, Ethnic, World music and dance all share the stage. Innovators of these roots styles are also on the scene. There is something for everyone. Follow the links on the right for all the details of the 31st annual festival. Remember, Life is Bliss so follow your Bliss to the Blissfest.The Blissfest Festival Farm location is near Cross Village, Michigan north of Harbor Springs.
Join us in our annual gathering to share in the joy of summer.The Institute of Modern Blissfest Studies (IMBS)reports that music and dancing will enhance the quality of your life. You really have to experience Blissfest to believe it! Bring the whole family, come for a day or spend the entire weekend. Rustic camping is available for the weekend with a Weekend Pass. There are 3 stages, 4 workshop areas, organized children's activities a variety of food concessions and a juried arts and crafts show.
Blissfest Music Organization
This annual Arts & Crafts Show should be on any art-lovers must-see list. Artists and crafters gather at the waterfront to sell items ranging from paintings to photography, jewelry, and much more.
Charlevoix Area Chamber of Commerce