Events in Leelanau County
Combine a visit to Leelanau Sands casino with a visit to one of the many local and national events that happen during the year.
The annual Leland Wine & Food Festival has become a Northern Michigan tradition and is held on the second Saturday in June. Enjoy a day near the Leland Harbor and historic Fishtown, which boasts spectacular views of Lake Michigan and the Manitou Islands. Attendees can also enjoy live music in the park.
The annual Spring Sip & Savor wine trail event is a chance to enjoy wine and food pairings at 22 participating Leelanau Peninsula wineries each May. Tickets include wine and food pairings at each winery and a commemorative glass.
The Northport Wine and Craft Beer Festival and is a fundraiser for the Northport-Omena Chamber of Commerce and several area non-profits. This fun festival immediately follows the Northport Dog Parade. The wine festival features local wine, beer, and cider along with local food vendors and live music!
The National Cherry Festival serves up more than 150 family-fun events and flavorful activities for visitors to enjoy. From the nation’s largest all-kids’ parade and fireworks to outdoor concerts and midway rides, you’ll be in for a week of fun!
The Traverse City Film Festival has grown to become one of the largest film festivals in the Midwest. The festival places a special emphasis on foreign films, American independents, documentaries and more, and also presents classic movies free of charge on a giant outdoor screen overlooking Grand Traverse Bay at dusk.
The Interlochen Arts Festival has been hosting amazing concert events for the past 50 years. The Festival incorporates both free and ticketed events in beautiful Northern Michigan settings.
Visit the website to see upcoming events and purchase tickets.
The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival takes place at Flintfields Horse Park in Williamsburg, Michigan. The festival features weeks of exciting equestrian competition located in a fantastic destination that caters to equestrian athletes and equine enthusiasts alike.