Sunday, March 18, 2018

August 18-19, 2017

Great Music. Family Fun.
A Waterfront Festival for Everyone!

Music on the Midway

The Midway gets its own free music stage sponsored by Michigan Roots Wear.

Big Water Creative Arts Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the arts in the Great Lakes region through education, instruction, interaction and performance, will be filling the line up with talented Michigan Artists all weekend long.

We know you will enjoy this collaboration that showcases our Michigan Roots! 


Lara Fulford - 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Ken Harris - 3:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Eliza Thorp - 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Sara Barron - 5:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.


The Real Ingredients & Sean Miller - 12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Kirby - 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Boundary Waters - 2:00 to 2:45 p.m.

Holly August - 3:00 to 3:45 p.m.

Jason Milan - 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

BWCA and Sing For the Water Gathering- 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Petoskey Festival on the Bay Entertainment Main-Stage

Dance, jam, and groove by the bay! Bands will rock the Entertainment Main-Stage on Friday and Saturday. Performers will start at 5 pm on Friday and Noon on Saturday and play until midnight both nights. The entertainment tent is located in the Ed White Ballfield.  Beer, wine, soda, water, and food are available for purchase. Admission is $5 Friday after 5:00 p.m. and $10 on Saturday after 12:00 p.m.

ID Required! You must 21 or older to be in the Entertainment Tent after 9:00 p.m. (no exceptions) 


5:00 p.m. - Jelly Roll Blues Band

7:00 p.m. - Petoskey Steel Drum Band

9:00 p.m. - The Pistil Whips

10:00 p.m. - The Drift - Fight for the Festival Winner 2015



    12:00 p.m. - Red Baron - Fight for the Festival Winner 2017

    1:00 p.m. - Distant Stars

    2:00 p.m. - Anchors 4 Reality - First Fight for the Festival Winner

    3:00 p.m. - 3 Hearted  Fight for the Festival Winner 2016

    4:00 p.m. - Nik Carman

    4:45 p.m. - Jon Archambault Band

    6:15 p.m. - The Bad NASA

    7:00 p.m. - The Marsupials

    8:00 p.m. - The Tom Toms

    9:00 p.m. - Galactic Sherpas

    10:15 p.m. - Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers - Headliner

    Contact the Chamber

    Petoskey Regional
    Chamber of Commerce
    401 E. Mitchell Street
    Phone (231) 347-4150
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    Festival Sponsors

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