Friday, March 24, 2017


August 18-19, 2017

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

Festival on the Bay - 2016 Events at a Glance

Thursday, August 18

  • 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. - Michigan HOG Rally, Entertainment Tent, Ed White Ballfield

Friday, August 19

  • 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. - Farmers Market, Howard Street, Downtown Petoskey
  • 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. - Visit the Little Traverse History Museum
  • Noon to 4:00 p.m. - Kayak rides and demos by The Outfitter, Festival Place
  • Noon to 9:00 p.m. - Vendor Booths on the Midway, Waterfront

Noon to Midnight  
FREE Shuttle from North Central Michigan College to Bayfront Park from Blue Lakes by The Bay

  • 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Games and Activities in Children’s Area – $2 per child, adults free
  • 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  - Kayak demos by The Bahnhof, Festival Place
  • 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Charlie Millard, Midway Music Stage 

5:00 p.m. to Midnight - Live Music, Entertainment Tent, Ed White Ballfield - $5 Admission

9:00 p.m. - Midnight - Silent Disco Tent Open, Entertainment Tent, Ed White Ballfield $5 admission

 

Saturday, August 20

  • 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. - YMCA 4.9770K Color Fun Run, East Bowl near Lime Kiln Pond
  • 10:00 a.m. – Chalk the Walk, East Bowl near Lime Kiln Pond
  • 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Visit the Little Traverse History Museum
  • 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Whispering Pines Petting Zoo, Children’s Area
  • 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - The BIG Art Show, Pennsylvania Park: Downtown Petoskey
  • 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Vendor Booths on the Midway, Waterfront
  • 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. - Games and Activities in Children’s Area, $2 per child, adults free
  • Noon to 4:00 p.m. Kayak rides and demos by The Outfitter, Festival Place
  • Noon to 5:00 p.m. - Jiimaan Canoe rides, On the Bay

Noon to Midnight  
FREE Shuttle from North Central Michigan College to Bayfront Park from Blue Lakes by The Bay

Noon to 8:00 p.m. - Midway Music Stage

    • 12:00 p.m. - Kellerville
    • 1:00 p.m. – Charlie Millard
    • 2:00 p.m. - Nelson Olstrom
    • 3:00 p.m. - Jody Carroll
    • 4:00 p.m. – Adam Hoppe
    • 5:00 p.m. – TBD
    • 6:00 p.m. – Holly August
    • 7:00 p.m. – Smitten Project w. Brian McCosky & Friends
  • 2:00 p.m. - Petoskey Public Safety Fire Station Open House & Water Ball Competition, Festival Place

3:00 p.m. to Midnight - Live Music, Entertainment Area; Ed White Ball Field, $5 Admission

 

Sunday, August 21

  • 10:00 a.m. - Worship on the Bay, Waterfront

Schedule of Events Sponsor

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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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