Petoskey Area Events

Kick off the start of summer and the warm weather on the first Friday of June in Downtown Petoskey. This event features live music, a fashion show, and many downtown stops and treats. Be sure to catch Petoskey High School’s Steel Drum Band!...
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10:30am  A small ceremony is held by Carl O. Weaver Post 194 at the Greenwood Cemetery. A wreath is placed, followed by a short prayer, and honor guard firing, and finished with Taps.  11:15am Following the ceremony at Greenwood Cemetary, a similar observance can be witnessed at Mineral W...
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Second Sunday of May - Grandpa Shorter’s Exclusive Mom deserves the best for all she does! Leave the hard work to the people at Grandpa Shorter’s Gifts in Petoskey! Choose a price point, answer a few questions, and leave the shopping and wrapping to our Personal Shoppers this year. Shop in st...
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Month of April - Grandpa Shorter’s Exclusive Stop by Grandpa Shorter’s Gifts to leave a letter to the Easter Bunny in our bunny mailbox! We make sure to hand deliver all your sweet messages. Be sure to leave a return address for the Easter Bunny to send his well wishes!...
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March 17 Spring is in the air in Northern Michigan this time of year. Stop in one of the breweries and pubs for some green beer and stroll downtown Petoskey to see the melting snow and festive window. Keep and eye out, you may even spot a rainbow with a pot of gold!...
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The winter in Northern Michigan can be tough. Add some fun to your February by visiting Downtown Petoskey for the Winter Weekend! Enjoy a drink in our social district while you walk through the streets touring the ice sculptures along the way. Shop President’s Day Deals, and have dinner in one of ...
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Bring in the New Year with us in Petoskey this year!  Petoskey’s Crooked Tree Arts Center will be ringing in 2022 differently this year, free to the public. Join other revelers on the corner of Division Street and Mitchell Street in Downtown Petoskey this New Year’s Eve.  Crooked Tree Ar...
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First Friday in December - 6-9pm Our Holiday Open House takes place each year on the first Friday night in December. During this event, we celebrate the beauty of the season and thank our loyal customers for supporting us over the years. Merchants bring out food and beverages and host a big part...
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First Friday in December - 6-9pm Our Holiday Open House takes place each year on the first Friday night in December. During this event, we celebrate the beauty of the season and thank our loyal customers for supporting us over the years. Merchants bring out food and beverages and host a big pa...
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Grandpa Shorter’s Exclusive Write a letter to Santa Claus this year and be sure to drop it in the big red mailbox outside of Grandpa Shorter’s Gifts in Downtown Petoskey. We send all the children’s letters directly to Santa in the North Pole! Be sure to leave a return address as Santa and h...
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