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the Old Art Building. Opening night gala July 27, 5:30-9:30 p.m. with live music, hor d’oeuvres and cash bar. Exhibit continues 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Sunday noon to 5 p.m. through Aug. 1. 256-2131,
Music in the Park, Northport - July 27, 7 p.m. Cabin Fever String Band (bluegrass) at Marina Park. 386-5575,
Friends of Fishtown 5K, Leland - July 28,
9 a.m. 10th annual event; run or walk, enjoying views of beautiful downtown Leland and the Manitou Islands. 256-8878, www.
Plein Air Paint Out, Northport -
July 28-29. Outdoor painting by local artists on July 28th with reception, show and sale July 29 at the Village Arts Building, 301 N. Mill Street. 386-9798,
The Wizard of Oz, Northport - July 28 and 31, 7:30 p.m., July 29, 2 p.m. Classic musical with characters relatable to
a contemporary audience. Northport Community Arts Center, 104 S. Wing St. 386-5001,
Holy Rosary annual Chicken Dinner, Cedar - July 29, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Enjoy chicken with all the  xings at this bene t dinner on the church grounds.
Best Theater Concert, Leland - July 29, 4-6 p.m. Joan Shelley (folk) at the Best Theater at the Old Art Building. 256-2131,
Fountain Point Music, Lake Leelanau - July 29, 7:30 p.m. Earth Radio (progressive soul).
Manitou Music Festival, Glen Arbor - July 29, 8 p.m., Studio Stage. The Crane Wives (indie folk). 334-6112,
Manitou Music Festival, Glen Arbor - Aug. 1, 8 p.m., Studio Stage. Emma Cook and
Questionable Company (funk/folk trio). 334-6112,
The Wizard of Oz, Northport - Aug. 1 and 4, 7:30 p.m., Aug. 5, 2 p.m. Classic musical with characters relatable to
a contemporary audience. Northport Community Arts Center, 104 S. Wing St. 386-5001,
Leelanau Conservancy Annual Picnic and Auction - Aug 2,  eld trips at 3 p.m. followed by picnic, auction and entertainment at 5 p.m. 256-9665,
Fountain Point Music, Lake Leelanau - Aug. 2, 7:30 p.m. The Ragbirds (folk rock, world fusion). Enjoy music on the lawn of Fountain Point Resort, food available or bring a picnic.
Plein Air Sundowner, Glen Arbor - Aug. 2, sunset, 8-10:30 p.m. Artists have the
opportunity to paint one of Leelanau’s spectacular sunsets and may submit work for inclusion in quick draw and sundowner sale. 334-6112,
Artists Paint Glen Haven Quick Draw and Sundowner Sale, Glen Arbor - Aug. 3. Watch artists capture Glen Haven’s iconic buildings and beautiful scenery from 2-4 p.m., followed by a painting sale from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Glen Arbor Township Hall. 334-6112,
Cedar River Paddle - Aug. 3, 7 p.m. Take an evening paddle down the Cedar River through the Leelanau Conservancy nature preserve. Bring your own kayak or canoe and PFD. Cedar Area Community Foundation, 228-3426
Music in the Park, Northport -
Aug. 3, 7 p.m. Looking Forward band at Marina Park. 386-5575,
Saving Birds Through Habitat Field Trip, Omena - Aug. 4, 8 a.m. Trip to Michigan Wild ower Farm in Portland, Michigan to learn how wild ower seeds are collected and prepared for sale. 271-3738,
Port Oneida Heritage Run, Glen Arbor - Aug. 4. 10k run, 5k trail run (“ at and fast” or “hardcore”) and .25 kids dash. Run through one of the most beautiful areas in the Lakeshore. Walk in registration 7-8:15 a.m., runs begin at 8:20 a.m. 334-6103,
Northport Lions Club Fly-In Drive-in Breakfast - Aug. 4 (rain date Aug.5),
8 a.m. to noon. Unique, small aircraft, antique, custom and sports car displays, pancake breakfast. Woolsey Memorial Airport. Lions Club, 386-9936 or 386-5984
Cherry Roubaix - Aug. 4, 10 a.m. Bike race event features some of the most challenging roads in Leelanau County, with 20, 40, 60 and 90mile options. Beer and food following the event
at Herman Park in Suttons Bay.
Plein Air Paint Out and Sale, Glen Arbor
- Aug. 4, 5:30-7:30 p.m. All day paint event with evening wet paint sale and appetizer/wine reception for public. Details at 334-6112,
Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum/US Coast Guard Day, Northport - Aug.4 at Leelanau State Park. Call for details, 386-7195,
Suttons Bay Art Festival - Aug. 4-5,
Sat.10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sun.10 a.m. to 5 p.m. One hundred artists and craftsmen take part in one of the state’s most competitive shows at the Suttons Bay Marina Park. 271-9895,
Old Settlers Church Service and Picnic, Burdickville - Aug. 5, 10:30 a.m. Attend an old-time service at the historical Methodist-Episcopal chapel on the Old Settlers Park grounds, followed by a picnic with entertainment.
Ice Cream Social, Cedar - Aug. 5, 2 to 4 p.m. at Victoria River Park. Enjoy free ice cream and social time. Cedar Area Community Foundation, 228-3426
Fountain Point Music,
Lake Leelanau - Aug. 5, 7:30 p.m., The North Carolines (folk, bluegrass).
Manitou Music Festival, Glen Arbor - Aug. 5, 8 p.m., Studio Stage. Oh Brother, Big Sister (alternative folk). 334-6112,
National Lighthouse Day,
Northport - Aug.7 at Leelanau State Park. Call for details, 386-7195,
Black Star Farms Harvest Dinner, Suttons Bay - Aug. 8, 6:00-9 p.m. Dinner in the vineyard, inspired by locally sourced ingredients paired with black Star Farms wines. 944-1297,
Manitou Music Festival, Glen Arbor - Aug. 8, 8 p.m., Leelanau School Lawn. The Tannahill Weavers (traditional Scottish). 334-6112,
Glen Lake Community Library Annual Used Book Sale and Preview Party, Glen Arbor - Aug. 8-10. Preview of books, 7-9 p.m. Aug. 8 at Glen Arbor Township Hall, with beverages and appetizers served. Sale continues August 9 and Aug. 10. 326-5361,
Fountain Point Music, Lake Leelanau - Aug. 9, 7:30 p.m. The Deer (psychotropic folk).
The Leelanau Women Artists Exhibit, Glen Arbor - Aug. 9-11. Featuring 2 and 3-D work at the Glen Arbor Arts Center, 6031 S. Lake Street. 334-6112,
Bike and Boat, Suttons Bay - Aug. 10, 12 noon to 6 p.m. Enjoy a 17 mile bike ride along the Leelanau and TART trails, followed by a 2.5 hour sail aboard the schooner Inland Seas, dinner included. 271-3077,
Port Oneida Picnic - Aug.10, 4:30-6:30 p.m. End your day at the fair with an old fashioned chicken dinner along with musical entertainment and tractor wagon rides. At the Charles and Hattie Olsen Farm, 3164 W. Harbor Hwy. 334-6103,
Astronomy Under Sail, Suttons Bay - Aug. 10 and Aug. 11, 9-11 p.m. each night. Set sail aboard the schooner Inland Seas for the Perseid meteor shower with a professional astronomer. 271-3077,
Port Oneida Cultural Fair - Aug.10-11,
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Demonstrations and interactive displays of life in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Family programs, wagon rides, games and music. 334-6103,
Suttons Bay Sidewalk Sales - Aug. 10-11. Sales and festivities in downtown Suttons Bay.
The fun store behind the pink bench.
102 Mill Street, Northport, MI 49670
Open all year.231-386-9890
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