What’s Happening on the Lakeshore ?

Events Happening in Muskegon County!

Monday June 21– Sunday 27, 2021

Please check our website for a complete list

www.visitmuskegon.org

Monday June 21:

Hackley Library Crafts

Visit Hackley Library website daily to see what take home crafts they have for you. www.hackleylibrary.org 231-722-8000 Limited Supply of crafts.

Wonderland Cruise-In Car Show

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Check out classic cars every Monday this summer! Wonderland Distilling Co. located at 1989 Lakeshore Dr. presents a classic car show in the parking lot across the street from their venue. This is a cruise-in style show with no entry fee. Feel free to hang out, see the cool cars, or show off your own.

Community Mosaic Project – Lakeshore Art Festival

June 1 – June 24

Take part in the first ever Lakeshore Art Festival, Community Mosaic Project! Reclaimed wooden 4×4 square tiles will be available to the community as mini canvases to create art upon between June 1-24, while supplies last. Pick your tile up at one of these participating locations during their regular business hours.

Art Cats Gallery, Arts Council of White Lake – Nuveen Center, Blended Furniture
City Center Art Gallery, City of Muskegon – City Clerks Office, Muskegon Museum of Art and Read Muskegon www.lakeshoreartfestival.org for details

Cardio Drumming!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A fun workout for all ages, sizes and fitness levels! First timers can rent the needed equipment for $1. Beachwood Park is outdoor location. The class is just$2 per person.  Required equipment: Water bottle,available to rent for $1 each are:  17 gallon bucket, 65-75cm yoga ball, Drumsticks. Keep up to date with the Muskegon Drum Crew Facebook Group . Classes are Monday & Thursday.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Tuesday June 22:

The Scottsville Clown Band – McGraft Park FREE Summer Concert Series

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The Scottsville Clown Band will be performing a FREE concert at McGraft Park for the 2021 FREE Summer Concert Series. Location: McGraft Park Band-Shell 2204 Wickham Dr near Glen Ave, Funded by McGraft Park Trust Fund.

35th Annual ACWL-Nuveen 2021 FREE Summer Concert Series:

Yard Sale Underwear

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

All Ages FREE! (donations collected during intermission) Free crafts for kids will be available at each concert, thanks to the City of Montague. Concerts will be held at the Montague-Whitehall Rotary Band Shell located at 8636 Water St.  Rain location is the Montague High School Center for the Arts: 4900 Stanton Blvd. Montague. www.artswhitelake.org

Muskegon Clippers Home Baseball Game –vs- Graders

7:05 pm – 9:00 pm

Come out to a game at Muskegon’s historic Marsh Field located at 1800 Peck St. This is an amateur sports team. With a number of great players signed, this should be some exciting and high quality baseball! Single game tickets for all home games are available at the front gate up to an hour before each game. Ticket prices are as follows: Adults – $5 Seniors & Students – $3 Kids 5-12 – $2 Kids under 5 – FREE. KIDS OF ALL AGES ARE ABLE TO RUN THE BASES AFTER EVERY HOME CLIPPERS GAME AT MARSH FIELD!!! Check out their website www.muskegonclippers.com #GO CLIPPERS!

Yoga On The Ship ($8) – Rootdown Yoga. Juice. Greens.

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We’re excited to bring back Yoga on the USS LST 393 located at 560 Mart St. Downtown Muskegon on Tuesday evenings for only $8. Come connect with community and flow with some of the best views in Muskegon. All Levels Welcome! *Pre-registration recommended but not required *Don’t forget your mat, as rentals will not be provided.

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday until November.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Wednesday June 23:

Cruise-ins at Fricano Place

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Cruise-in nights at Fricano Place every Wednesday located at1050 W. Western Ave. Bring your beautiful cars and set up in the shaded, grassy area.

Comedy Night at Burl and Sprig

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Fresh Ghost Comedy presents live, FREE admission comedy show at Burl & Sprig Distillery located at 500 W. Western Ave. in downtown Muskegon.

Muskegon Flea Market Opens for the Season

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Flea Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. opens Wednesday, May 5, at 8:00 AM. Flea Market open every Wednesday, May – October.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Thursday June 24:

Downtown Muskegon Historic Walking Tours

10:00 am – 11:30 am

Join Lakeshore Museum Center located at 430 W. Clayfor a 90-minute walking tour to explore Muskegon’s rich history as well as it’s exciting present! Learn about the past and current uses and occupants of many of Muskegon’s historic businesses and residences. $13-$15 per person www.lakeshoremuseum.org

West Michigan Concert Winds Performance on the Lawn

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This is a FREE to the public performance from 7:00pm-8:00pm at the historic train depot in downtown Muskegon located at 610 W. Western Ave. Bring your family, friends, neighbors, lawn chairs, blankets, picnic baskets and enjoy the sounds of the West Michigan Concert Winds on the lawn!

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday until November.

Downtown Muskegon Art and Architecture Tour

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Walk and learn about the public art installations, murals, and architectural styles of downtown Muskegon. Stops include the statues in Hackley Park, Richardsonian Romanesque buildings, and the recent summer art additions to downtown. Tickets are available on Eventbrite (https://historyandarttour.eventbrite.com) and are $15 per person, museum members $13 Two ticket minimum.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

Thirsty Thursday – Pigeon Hill Pilates

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us at the Pigeon Hill production facility (Brewer’s Lounge) located at 895 Fourth St. for thirsty Thursday pilates with Mandy! $14 gets you a 45-minute killer pilates class, plus the drink of your choice at the Pigeon Hill taproom afterward.

Free Family Movie Days – Aladdin

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come to the Frauenthal located at 425 W. Western Ave.for a free family movie! Showcasing modern box office hits, the series aims to open doors for families in the community to experience the Frauenthal Center together or for those who are simply looking for a free and fun evening. This month’s movie is Aladdin

 

Cardio Drumming!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A fun workout for all ages, sizes and fitness levels! First timers can rent the needed equipment for $1. Beachwood Park is outdoor location. The class is just$2 per person.  Required equipment: Water bottle,available to rent for $1 each are:  17 gallon bucket, 65-75cm yoga ball, Drumsticks. Keep up to date with the Muskegon Drum Crew Facebook Group . Classes are Monday & Thursday.

Muskegon Museum of Art: Free Thursdays

11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Free museum admission all day every Thursdays at the Muskegon Art museum located at 296 W. Webster Ave., compliments of The Meijer Foundation. Please remember your mask.

Two Dudes “Thirsty Thursday” at Walker’s

6:00 pm

Join the Two Dudes for a “Thirsty Thursday” at Walker’s in Downtown Muskegon! Walker’s AnAmerican Brasserie 939 3rd St, Muskegon, MI 49440 Thursday, June 24, 2021 at 6 PM EDT Price: Free

Aquastar Sunset Cruise

8:30 pm  10:30 pm
Get your camera ready and enjoy the evening breeze while cruising the lake during our sunset cruise aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase tickets visit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

Muskegon Clippers Home Baseball Game –vs- Monarchs

7:05 pm – 9:00 pm

Come out to a game at Muskegon’s historic Marsh Field located at 1800 Peck St. This is an amateur sports team. With a number of great players signed, this should be some exciting and high quality baseball! Single game tickets for all home games are available at the front gate up to an hour before each game. Ticket prices are as follows: Adults – $5 Seniors & Students – $3 Kids 5-12 – $2 Kids under 5 – FREE. KIDS OF ALL AGES ARE ABLE TO RUN THE BASES AFTER EVERY HOME CLIPPERS GAME AT MARSH FIELD!!! Check out their website www.muskegonclippers.com. #GO CLIPPERS!

Friday June 25:

USS LST 393 Veterans Museum Movie on Deck: Dunkirk

10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Lights! Camera! Action!
Movies on Deck returns to the big screen on USS LST 393 this summer for a limited engagement.World War II blockbuster “Dunkirk.” The realistic war drama details the heroic rescue of 350,000 British and French troops at the beginning of the war by the Royal Navy and a fleet of citizen sailors. There is no admission charge (donations are accepted). The movies will start at dark (usually about 10 p.m.) and concessions will be sold. Audience members are asked to observe safety spacing rules.

Aquastar Afternoon Cruise

4:00pm  6:00pm  and 8:30pm – 10:30pm
Get your camera ready and enjoy the breezes while cruising the lake during our  cruises aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase ticketsvisit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

Live Music at Smash Wine Bar Bistro

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Live Music Fridays & Saturdays located at 415 W. Western Ave. 8pm-10pm. Check their website www.smashwinebar.com or FB page for the schedule.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50231-798-2608

Fire Pit Follies – Fundraising Concerts

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

We’re bringing the show to your place! Muskegon Civic Theatre invites you, your friends and family toenjoy a Broadway concert in your own driveway, backyard, or patio – performed by the actors you’ve come to know and love at Civic Theatre! For $250, you can host up to 25 people, and enjoy a 40-minute show at your own home – complete with Broadway standards you know by heart. Performers will arrive in groups via car to sing their hearts out for you. Hosts will also receive a free gift basket filled with s’mores kit, and concession favorites. Email info@muskegoncivictheatre.org or call 231-722-3852 to make reservations.

Hackley Attic Escape Room

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Experience the Hackley House located at 484 W. Webster Ave. as you never have before! For many years, the Hackley Attic has been a mysterious place for visitors. Now it is up to you and your closest friends to escape a Victorian storage room filled with puzzles, locks, and riddles.

Saturday June 26:

2021 Mercy Health Seaway Run (40th Anniversary)

6:00 am – 1:00 pm

Make history & join in on Muskegon’s 40th Mercy Health Seaway Run on June 26th. Register today for West Michigan’s most beautiful half marathon, 10K, 5K, & Community Fun Walk.www.mercyhealthmuskegon.com

Lakeshore Art Festival and Art Chase

9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Lakeshore Art Festival features a unique blend of fine art, handcrafted goods, music, food, and fun in beautiful Downtown Muskegon. Experience over 300 juried fine art and specialty craft exhibitors, a Children’s Lane, artisan food market, street performers, interactive art, and so much more! Visit www.lakeshoreartfestival.org for more information.

Yoga at Union Depot

9:00 am – 10:00 am
This is an all levels yoga class appropriate for beginners as well as advanced practitioners. Instructors will give lots of ways to make poses appropriate for all! Please bring your own yoga mat or towel/blanket. The class is donation based, pay as you can. The Union Depot is located at 610 W. Western Ave.

Animal Explorations: Lakeshore Museum Center

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come visit our Habitats gallery at Lakeshore Museum Center located at 430 W. Clay to learn about the animals that live in Muskegon. There will be extra furs and animal skulls on display to see and touch! This event is sponsored by the MCACA and the NEA.

Aquasta Cruises

4:00pm – 6:00pm and 8:00pm-10:30pm
Get your camera ready and enjoy the breezes while cruising the lake aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase tickets visit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50231-798-2608

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Saturdays until November.

Sweetwater Local Foods Market

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Sweetwater Local Foods Market6401 Harvey St.
Sweetwater Local Foods Market will be offering a PREORDER ONLY market, out in the parking lot, from 10:00am to 11:00am. Sign up for the newsletter to get your order in here: https://tinyletter.com/SweetwaterLocalFoodsMkt or get the list from the website here: sweetwaterlocalfoodsmarket.org Sweetwater Local Foods Market offers healthy, humane, homegrown, local food you can trust!

Boomtown Market Craft Beer & Wine Tastings

10:00 am – 7:00 pm

BoomTown Market351 W. Western Ave
Boomtown Market invites you to free Draft, Craft Beer & Wine Tastings every Saturday starting at 10 a.m. Sample unique Craft Beers on Tap from all around Michigan! If you like it, we’ll can a 32 ounce-er for you right then and there!

Fire Pit Follies – Fundraising Concerts

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

We’re bringing the show to your place! Muskegon Civic Theatre invites you, your friends and family toenjoy a Broadway concert in your own driveway, backyard, or patio – performed by the actors you’ve come to know and love at Civic Theatre! For $250, you can host up to 25 people, and enjoy a 40-minute show at your own home – complete with Broadway standards you know by heart. Hosts will also receive a free gift basket filled with s’mores kit, and concession favorites. Email info@muskegoncivictheatre.org or call 231-722-3852 to make reservations.

Free Summer Concert: The Sound

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Each year the Maranatha Bible & Missionary Conference Center located at 4759 Lake Harbor Rd. has a free summer concert series open to the public. If you want to purchase dinner before the concert you receive preferred seating!  www.vacationwithpurpose.org/summer-concert

Sunday June 27:

Lakeshore Art Festival and Art Chase

10:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Lakeshore Art Festival features a unique blend of fine art, handcrafted goods, music, food, and fun in beautiful Downtown Muskegon. Experience over 300 juried fine art and specialty craft exhibitors, a Children’s Lane, artisan food market, street performers, interactive art, and so much more! Visit www.lakeshoreartfestival.org for more information.

Aquastar Afternoon Cruise

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm and 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Get your camera ready and enjoy the breezes while cruising the lake aboard the Aquastar located at 560 Mart St. To purchase tickets visit www.aquastarcruises.com  for questions please call 231-903-0669

Muskegon Clippers Home Baseball Game –vs- Mariners

4:05 pm – 6:00 pm

Come out to a game at Muskegon’s historic Marsh Field located at 1800 Peck St. This is an amateur sports team. With a number of great players signed, this should be some exciting and high quality baseball! Single game tickets for all home games are available at the front gate up to an hour before each game. Ticket prices are as follows: Adults – $5 Seniors & Students – $3 Kids 5-12 – $2 Kids under 5 – FREE. KIDS OF ALL AGES ARE ABLE TO RUN THE BASES AFTER EVERY HOME CLIPPERS GAME AT MARSH FIELD!!! Check out their website www.muskegonclippers.com. #GO CLIPPERS!

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50231-798-2608

Summer Sundays on The Lake House Patio with Two Dudes in Flip Flops

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Stop at The Lake House located at 730 Terrace Point Dr. for some summer sun and fun, cool breezes and music…all on the patio! Great views of Muskegon Lake, excellent food, and plenty of ice cold beverages to cap off the weekend!

Yoga on The Ship (Donation Based-$10) – Rootdown Yoga. Juice. Greens.

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We’re excited to host in person yoga classes on the deck of the LST 393, located at 560 Mart St.! All Levels Welcome! Recommended $10 donation. 50% of proceeds go to USS LST 393. Cash at door accepted. No pre-registration required. *Don’t forget your mat as rentals will not be provided.

 

*Please call event before attending for any changes.

Remember to wear your mask to all events*

Please check our website for virtual events happening

www.visitmuskegon.org

    

Monday May 17 :

 

Hackley Library Crafts

Visit Hackley Library website daily to see what take home crafts they have for you. www.hackleylibrary.org  231-722-8000 Limited Supply of crafts.

 

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Open seven days a week! Only 9 drive-in theaters remain scattered throughout the state of Michigan, and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50 231-798-2608

 

Outdoors Cardio Drumming!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A fun workout for all ages, sizes and fitness levels! First timers can rent the needed equipment for $1. Beachwood Park is outdoor location. The class is just $2 per person.  Required equipment: Water bottle, available to rent for $1 each are:  17 gallon bucket, 65-75cm yoga ball, Drumsticks. Keep up to date with the Muskegon Drum Crew Facebook Group . Classes are Monday & Thursday.

Tuesday May 18:

 

JCI Greater Muskegon Hike at Hoffmaster

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join JCI Greater Muskegon for a fun, socially distanced hike at P.J. Hoffmaster State Park located at 6585 Lake Harbor Rd.! Connect with young professionals in the Muskegon community at a family-friendly outing.  Meet at the Visitor Center.

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday until November. For COVID19 safety measures, the market will have a different look and feel this year: Please wear your mask and walk within the direction arrows.

 

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Only 9 drive-in theaters remain scattered throughout the state of Michigan, and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

 

Wednesday May 19:

 

Comedy Night at Burl and Sprig

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Fresh Ghost Comedy presents live, FREE admission comedy show at Burl & Sprig Distillery located at 500 W. Western Ave. in downtown Muskegon.

Middle and High School Students Open Studio

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Middle & High School Students FREE at Art Council of  White Lake located at 106 E. Colby St. 231-893-2524 Registration is required! Visit www.artswhitelake.org/upcoming-classes to register
Middle and High School students are invited to the ACWL-Nuveen for Open Studio sessions on Wednesdays between 2:00 and 5:00, p.m. ACWL-Nuveen staff will be available to help students with both art and music projects. Art students are welcome to bring in projects they are already working on or just an idea for something new. They will be able to use the numerous supplies we have on hand, as well as receive help from ACWL-Nuveen Assistant Director Susan Wink. Music students are invited to bring in the pieces they are currently studying and receive practice and musicality tips from ACWL-Nuveen Director Erin Peyer.

Muskegon Flea Market Opens for the Season

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Flea Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. opens Wednesday, May 5, at 8:00 AM. Flea Market open every Wednesday, May – October.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Only 9 drive-in theaters remain scattered throughout the state of Michigan, and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50


Crochet Basics: Cup Cozy

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

In this CROCHET BASICS: CUP COZY class at Art Council of White Lake located at 106 E. Colby, you’ll learn the basics and beyond! This class is designed for people who have little-to-no crochet experience. Ambitious beginners are Welcome! All supplies will be provided for you. Each project will use approximately 3 oz of yarn, a 5mm crochet hook, a yarn needle, and a button. All of these supplies will be yours to keep! ● Crocheting is good for mental health because it requires mindfulness. As you crochet, you need to pay attention to each stitch, the movement of your hook or needle, your breath, your stitch count.
●“When we practice mindfulness, our thoughts tune into what we’re sensing in the present moment rather than rehashing the past or imagining the future”
Registration is required. Register here: https://www.artswhitelake.org/…/crochet-basics-cup-cozy-2 Class is $50 per person. $45 if members.

Street Dancing ~ Cumbia Style

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Come to Olthoff Stage located on the corner of Third and Western in downtown Muskegon. Free Cumbia dance lesson from 6:00 -7:30 pm. We will keep the music on until at least 8:00. No experience or partner needed. Let’s make it a party! Take the lesson and then stay and practice what you’ve learned. If you don’t need a lesson and just want to dance, dance to the side of the lesson or join us at 7:00 for the only opportunity in Muskegon for this venue. No cost for the lesson or dance, but we will accept donations. Bring your own snacks and non-alcoholic drinks.
We will be working on Cumbia all of May.

Thursday May 20:

 

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday until November. For COVID19 safety measures, the market will have a different look and feel this year: Please wear your mask and walk within the direction arrows. Thank you

 

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Only 9 drive-in theaters remain scattered throughout the state of Michigan, and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50

 

Cardio Drumming!

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A fun workout for all ages, sizes and fitness levels! First timers can rent the needed equipment for $1. Beachwood Park is outdoor location. The class is just $2 per person.  Required equipment: Water bottle, available to rent for $1 each are:  17 gallon bucket, 65-75cm yoga ball, Drumsticks. Keep up to date with the Muskegon Drum Crew Facebook Group . Classes are Monday & Thursday.

Muskegon Museum of Art: Free Thursdays

11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Free museum admission all day every Thursdays at the Muskegon Art museum located at 296 W. Webster Ave., compliments of The Meijer Foundation. Please remember your mask.

 

Friday May 21:

 

 

Junk to Jewels Rummage Sale

9:00 am -3:00 pm

Visit the Greater Muskegon Woman’s Club located at 280 W. Webster Ave. sale of gently used items including artwork, furniture, household items, jewelry, clothing, books, and tools. Proceeds support preservation of this historic building.

 

Hackley Hume Historic Homes All Access Tours

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Go where no visitor has gone before on this ALL ACCESS tour of the Hackley and Hume Historic Site located at 484 W. Webster Ave. Explore behind closed doors including attics, porches, and basements of both houses. Enjoy learning about various topics such as restoration, preservation and family stories.

 

Turtle Travels Exhibit Opening and Friday Family Fun Night

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Lakeshore Museum Center located at 430 W. Clay has a new interactive exhibit for kids, Turtle Travels. Families will enjoy several hands-on stations throughout the exhibit while learning how to help protect turtles. Exhibit features include a life-sized board game, a Swiss Army turtle, and two fun photo-ops! We will also have turtle-themed activities set-up outside on our side lawn.Free for Muskegon County residents & Museum Members, non-residents ages 3 and up are $5. Open-house style event, advanced registration not required.

Live Music at Smash Wine Bar Bistro

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Live Music Fridays & Saturdays located at 415 W. Western Ave. 8pm-10pm. Check their website www.smashwinebar.com or FB page for the schedule.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Open seven days a week! Only 9 drive-in theaters remain scattered throughout the state of Michigan, and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50 231-798-2608

 

Fire Pit Follies – Fundraising Concerts

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

We’re bringing the show to your place! Muskegon Civic Theatre invites you, your friends and family to enjoy a Broadway concert in your own driveway, backyard, or patio – performed by the actors you’ve come to know and love at Civic Theatre! For $250, you can host up to 25 people, and enjoy a 40-minute show at your own home – complete with Broadway standards you know by heart. Performers will arrive in groups via car to sing their hearts out for you. Hosts will also receive a free gift basket filled with s’mores kit, and concession favorites. Email info@muskegoncivictheatre.org or call 231-722-3852 to make reservations.

Plane Watch Food Park Opening Day!

11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Join us for Plane Watch Food Parks Opening Day located at 1100 E. Sternberg Rd.! We have an awesome line up and can’t wait to share it with you!

 

Linocut Relief Printmaking and Chine Collé

May 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Ages 16+ $140 $126 for ACWL-Nuveen Members located at 106 E. Colby St.
Come explore the graphic process of relief printmaking using linoleum! A relief print is inking the raised surface of the linoleum after areas have been carved away. We will cover the steps of how to transfer a drawing or photograph to the block, carving and inking the block, simple registration, printing to paper and using a press. We will also explore the addition of color. Participants will be able to take what they learn and print at home. From novice to experienced, printmaking holds an age-old process that continues to engage the imagination and always holds the element of surprise. You are welcome to bring a sack lunch

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ForeShore Adventure Run

May 22

Held at Pere Marquette Beach located at 3510 Channel Dr. the Muskegon Rescue Mission’s ForeShore Adventure Run is presented by Huntington Bank! This is the lakeshore’s premier 5k obstacle course run, you hardly notice the pain in your legs as you take on the course with the gorgeous views of Lake Michigan beside you. ForeShore features 25 obstacles suited for anyone and everyone to conquer. Every  donation helps Muskegon Rescue Mission provide nutritious meals, safe shelter and life changing services to homeless men, women and children in West Michigan. For more information call 231-727-6090.

Child Abuse Council Softball Tournament

2:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The Child Abuse Council will host a slow pitch tournament at Softball World in Muskegon. Teams can be COED and must consist of 9 people, a 50/50 raffle will be taking place during the event. All proceeds will go toward the Child Abuse Council of Muskegon. $150 per Team For more information, call Macey Balavitch at 231-728-6410 or email mbalavitch@childabusecouncil.org.

Junk to Jewels Rummage Sale

9:00 am -3:00 pm

Visit the Greater Muskegon Woman’s Club located at 280 W. Webster Ave. sale of gently used items including artwork, furniture, household items, jewelry, clothing, books, and tools. Proceeds support preservation of this historic building.

 

Faithful to Felines Yard Sale + Succulent Bar

8:00am -2:00pm

Stop by for their sale located at 2525 Hall Rd. to benefit fuzzy paws friends!

 

Hackley Day Community Celebration and FREE Tours to Muskegon County Residents

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Hackley & Hume Historic Sites located at 484 W. Webster Ave. are open for extended hours to celebrate Hackley Day and the kickoff to the 2021 season with FREE tours for Muskegon County residents. When you arrive, check-in at the City Barn (carriage house) between the Hackley and Hume Houses. Free Parking on Webster Ave. & 6th St.

 

Live Music at Smash Wine Bar Bistro

8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Live Music Fridays & Saturdays located at 415 W. Western Ave. 8pm-10pm. Check their website www.smashwinebar.com or FB page for the schedule.

Movies at the Getty Drive-In Theatre

8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Open seven days a week! Only 9 drive-in theaters remain scattered throughout the state of Michigan, and one is found here in Muskegon! The Getty Drive-In Theatre located at 920 E. Summit Ave. offers a double feature on 4 outdoor screens. Tune your car radio to the cinematic sounds coming from the big screen. Movies begin at dusk. Tickets a can be pre-ordered here bit.ly/GettyDriveInWebsite Adult $11.00 Child (6-12) $6.50 Senior Citizen (60+) $7.00 College Student $7.00 TACO Tuesday Adult $7.50 231-798-2608

 

Muskegon Farmers Market

8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Muskegon Farmers  Market located at 242 W. Western Ave. will be open outside Saturdays until November. For COVID19 safety measures, the market will have a different look and feel this year: Please wear your mask and walk within the direction arrows. Thank you

 

Sweetwater Local Foods MarketSweetwater Local Foods Market – OFFERING PREORDERS FOR PICKUP

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sweetwater Local Foods Market, 6401 Harvey St.
Sweetwater Local Foods Market will be offering a PREORDER ONLY market, out in the parking lot, from 10:00am to 11:00am. Sign up for the newsletter to get your order in here: https://tinyletter.com/SweetwaterLocalFoodsMkt or get the list from the website here: sweetwaterlocalfoodsmarket.org Sweetwater Local Foods Market offers healthy, humane, homegrown, local food you can trust! They are open year-round.

 

Boomtown Market Craft Beer & Wine Tastings

10:00 am – 7:00 pm

BoomTown Market, 351 W. Western Ave
Boomtown Market invites you to free Draft, Craft Beer & Wine Tastings every Saturday starting at 10 a.m. Sample unique Craft Beers on Tap from all around Michigan! If you like it, we’ll can a 32 ounce-er for you right then and there!

 

Linocut Relief Printmaking and Chine Collé

May 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Ages 16+ $140 $126 for ACWL-Nuveen Members located at 106 E. Colby St.
Come explore the graphic process of relief printmaking using linoleum! A relief print is inking the raised surface of the linoleum after areas have been carved away. We will cover the steps of how to transfer a drawing or photograph to the block, carving and inking the block, simple registration, printing to paper and using a press. We will also explore the addition of color. Participants will be able to take what they learn and print at home. From novice to experienced, printmaking holds an age-old process that continues to engage the imagination and always holds the element of surprise. You are welcome to bring a sack is partnering with the West Michigan Ironmen to run an indoor tournament on the field at the Mercy Health Arena on May 22 prior to the Ironmen’s home game! The event will be run with Scor

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