Events & Festivals

You can always find a good time when you visit the Bays de Noc of Lake Michigan. Join small town celebrations throughout the year and enjoy live music, racing, fishing, local cuisine, and many other only here experiences. Don’t forget about the biggest festival in the Upper Peninsula at the U.P. State Fair every August. 

Annual Events

Visit the Bays de Noc area in every season to check out all of our annual community events.

Find An Event


Friday May 7

Midland

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm ( Occurring 05/07/2021 - 05/08/2021 )
City: Bark River
Location: Island Resort & Casino
Rolling Stone magazine describes Midland as “a mix of George Straight, Urban Cowboy and 70s yacht rock.”
Saturday May 8

Midland

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm ( Occurring 05/07/2021 - 05/08/2021 )
City: Bark River
Location: Island Resort & Casino
Rolling Stone magazine describes Midland as “a mix of George Straight, Urban Cowboy and 70s yacht rock.”
Friday May 28

HARDY

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm ( Occurring 05/28/2021 - 05/29/2021 )
City: Bark River
Location: Island Resort & Casino
HARDY puts his signature loud-and-rowdy stamp on modern Country music as both an artist and a songwriter.
Saturday May 29

HARDY

8:00 pm - 9:30 pm ( Occurring 05/28/2021 - 05/29/2021 )
City: Bark River
Location: Island Resort & Casino
HARDY puts his signature loud-and-rowdy stamp on modern Country music as both an artist and a songwriter.
Wednesday June 2

Escanaba Farmers Market

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm ( 05/31/2021 - 10/31/2021 on Wed )
City: Escanaba
Location: 1501 Ludington St
Friday June 4

35th Annual Fun Run Car Show and Swap Meet

1:00 pm ( 06/04/2021 - 06/05/2021 )
City: Escanaba
Location: UP State Fairgrounds
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