Experience a summer of excitement in the heart of Western Michigan. From festive celebrations to beachside relaxation, summer in White Lake, Whitehall, and Montague offer endless possibilities. Let’s delve into the summer events and experiences that await you.
The month of July begins with a bang as White Lake area celebrates Independence Day. In the morning on July 4th, the vibrant White Lake Area 4th of July parade starts in Whitehall and makes it way down to Montague City Hall. Dusk brings in a spectacular fireworks display over White Lake.
Walk The Beat Music Festival
On July 22nd join us for the second annual Walk the Beat Music Festival. This free outdoor event hosts 40 musical acts across 19 venues in Whitehall and Montague from 1 pm to 5 pm. Revel in diverse genres of local music, partake in raffles and stand a chance to win one of many door prizes. As the music winds down, enjoy a community party and pig roast starting at 5:30 pm.
Annual Cruz’in Classic Car Show
The classic car enthusiasts will enjoy the Annual Cruz’in Classic Car Show on July 28th, which takes place between Funnell Field in Whitehall to downtown Ferry St. in Montague. With a wide array of classic vehicles on display, and activities for the whole family, it’s an event not to miss.
Montague Farmers Market
And don’t forget to enjoy the freshest flavors of the region by visiting the Montague Farmers Market. Open every Tuesday evening and Saturday throughout the summer, it’s a paradise of locally grown produce, artisanal goods, and delightful baked treats.
White Lake Chamber Music Festival
August ushers in the music and magic of the White Lake Chamber Music Festival, starting August 5th. Enjoy performances by local, national, and even international musicians, with genres ranging from classical chamber music to jazz. Many events take place outdoors, allowing you to soak in the summer weather alongside the beautiful music.
Artisan Market Village
Throughout August, be sure not to miss the vibrant Artisan Market Village. Showcasing the creative talents of local craftsmen and artists, the market offers a unique shopping experience right in the heart of Montague. Explore the wide array of handmade crafts, jewelry, and home decor, and support our local artisans. With live music performances every week, it’s a feast for the senses and a great way to spend a summer’s day. Come for the crafts, stay for the music, and enjoy the warm and welcoming atmosphere of our local community. Don’t forget to check out the Busy Bee Cafe, the new specialty coffee and baked goods shop located within the Artisan Market.
Make sure to take advantage of our stunning local beaches throughout these summer months. Whether you prefer a leisurely stroll along the shoreline, a good book under an umbrella, or making a splash in the water, our beaches provide the perfect place for relaxation and fun.
Visit The White Lake Area
From lively parades and soothing music to fresh farmers markets and tranquil beach trips, White Lake, Whitehall, and Montague offer an exciting array of summer events and experiences. Make the most of your summer by booking your stay at The Weathervane Inn. By booking directly through our website, you guarantee yourself the best rates and excellent customer service. Start planning your unforgettable summer adventure today!