SEPTEMBER-OCTOBER EVENTS CALENDAR
 

   

 

   

 

   

 

     

 

ON EXHIBIT


El Sue๑o Americano
Opens October 25

HAPPENINGS

Mercury In Retrograde
September 21
Filmed in Saugatuck


Midwest Premier
October 19


November 14

ON STAGE


Aaron Neville
September 28


The Judy Show with Michael Holmes - October 5


Royal Wood
October 13

 

"Autumn, the year's last, loveliest smile." --- William Cullen Bryant



2170 62nd Street, Fennville
3rd Annual Apple Fest
October 20

 


Live Music on The Patio
October 6, 13 & 20


Monday is our open-mic Jazz Jam evening with the
What Not Band

 

 



Thomas Rhett: Life Changes Tour 2018 featuring Brett Young & Midland - October 6


Fleetwood Mac - October 8


Elton John - October 15


Keith Urban: Graffiti U World Tour 2018 - October 19
 

 



 

CONCERT SERIES
Margaret Glaspy - Sept 28
Eryn Allen Kane - Sept 29

KNICKERBOCKER
FILM SERIES

What Will People Say
Thru September 15
Love, Gilda October 1 - 6
Neither Wolf, Nor Dog
October 15 - 20

GREAT
PERFORMANCE SERIES

Bryn Cohn + Artists
September 21
The Queen's Six
October 18
 

 

 



Process and Presence: Contemporary Disability Sculpture
Opens September 14


Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse
Sept 15 & Oct 20


Chrysanthemums and More!
Sept 21 - Oct 28


Fall Bonsai Show
October 6 & 7


Herb and Gourd Fest
October 13 & 14
 

 DeVos Performance Hall


War On The Catwalk
The Queens From Season 10
September 19
 

 
 
McCartney and More
September 22 & 23
 
 
 
Scheherezade
October 6


Finding Neverland
October 13 & 14


The Drifters, Cornell Gunter's Coasters, & The Platters - October 28


Paranormal Night with Alice Cooper
October 28
 


"I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than to be crowded on a velvet cushion."
                             --- Thoreau

 


Saugatuck Brewing Company

Mark Sala - Oct 5
Kevin McDaniel - Oct 6
Coty Bouchard - Oct 12
Sean McDaniel - Oct 13
Darin Larner Jr - Oct 19
The Tenants - Oct 20
Dave & Connie Dehaan - Oct 26
Fremont John - Oct 27


Brewery Tours Every Saturday at 2 PM
 

 

 
Saugatuck and Douglas Gallery Stroll - October 6 & 7


Dawn Stafford's Peachbelt Studio & Gallery
Corner of M-89 & 63rd St., Fennville


 
James Brandess
Studios & Gallery
238 Butler St., Saugatuck


Armstrong-De Graaf International Fine Art
403 Water St. on Main, Saugatuck


Marcia Perry, Sculptor
Blue Star Hwy., North of Saugatuck


Amazwi Contemporary Art
249 Culver St., Saugatuck


Janice Miles Gallery
421 Water Street, Saugatuck


Good Goods
106 Mason Street, Saugatuck

 

"Fall is when everything bursts with its last beauty as if nature had been saving up all year for one grand finale!"
          --- Lauren DeStefano



Private Tasting at The Petter Wine Gallery 161 Blue Star Hwy., Douglas

Harvest Dinner - October 6

Expand your knowledge by scheduling your own private time with the Somm who will focus on your favorite varietal or region and broaden your horizons.

Antiques Abound right on our doorstep

• Anderson Antiques in Fennville
• Blue Star Antique Pavilion
• Olde House Antiques
 

 



800 Lake St., Saugatuck
Native American Art & Jewelry

 


ARTPRIZE
GRAND RAPIDS
Sept 19 - Oct 7

Just around the corner from Wickwood

The largest International Art Competition on the planet
1600 artists - $500,000 in prize money

200 venues - indoors and out
Public vote and juried awards


Wicks Park - Saugatuck



Music in the Vineyards
October 6 and 13
 


Halloween in Saugatuck and Douglas

l October 26 - Glow in the Park at Cook Park
                   October 27
l Halloween Parade in Saugatuck
l Adult Halloween Parade in
    Douglas
l Halloween Bash at The Dunes

 


"I cannot endure to waste anything as precious as autumn sunshine by staying in the house."
     --- Nathaniel Hawthorne

 



 


Chili Cook-Off - October 7


This new exhibition at the History Museum chronicles how the two small lakeshore villages of Saugatuck and Douglas reflected the contrasting worlds of fear and fun during the Cold War era of the 1950s-1970s.

Saugatuck-Douglas History Museum is located on Park Street at Mt. Baldhead Park, Saugatuck on the west side of the Kalamazoo River, a short walk from the Chain Ferry.

The Museum is open 1 PM to 4 PM daily through Labor Day then from 1 PM to 4 PM on weekends through October.


Rowing Them Safely Home

A permanent exhibit on lifesaving and shipwrecks on Lake Michigan, located on The Back in Time Pathway at the Old School House, 130 Center Street
Douglas

View the restored 1854 "Francis" all iron lifesaving boat - one of America's first official life boats, surrounded by Lake Michigan shipwreck and lifesaving stories

Open daily until early fall

 

RESTAURANTS

• Bowdie's Chophouse
• Clearbrook
• The Southerner
• Everyday People’s Caf้
• Salt of The Earth
• The Black Sheep
• Hawk’s Head
• Saugatuck Brewery
• The What Not Inn
• Hercules Bar and Grill
• Wally’s
• The Butler
•
Phil's Bar and Grill
• Lucy's Little Kitchen
• Ida Red's
• The BARge

TASTING ROOMS

• Wyncroft Winery
• Fenn Valley Winery
• Virtue Ciderie
• Petter Wine Gallery
• Crane's Cider Mill
• Tabor Hill Winery
• McIntosh Winery
• Clogdal Winery
• Big Lake Brewery
• Coppercraft Distillery
• Saugatuck Brewing
• New Holland Brewery
• Fireside Brewing
• Macatawa Ale
• Our Brewing Company
• Great Legs Winery & Distillery
• Brewery 4 Two
 

 

 Relax at Wickwood's Spa

Swedish Massage
Hot Stone Massage
Couples Massages
Pre-Natal
Deep Tissue/
European Facials
and
Anti-Aging Facia
l
 

 



Now just across the street from Wickwood Inn

Staying Fit in Saugatuck

It’s easy here. We have miles of beaches to walk, trails to cycle, streams and rivers, and one Big Lake, to canoe, kayak, and surf, and paths and woods to walk. We also are lucky to have the Satya Yoga Center which is dedicated to our best selves with yoga, Pilates, meditation, martial arts, dance and even Boot Camp. There are classes, personal training, and workshops for all.

Pilates

Lakeshore Pilates is committed to upholding the highest standards of Joseph Pilates with Group Reformer & Mat classes and personal training. Lakeshore Pilates takes Pilates seriously training men and women of all ages. Visitors welcome.

Pumphouse Gym

The Pump House Gym is everyone’s favorite for hitting the Cardio Mezzanine with Elliptical Bikes and Treadmills, free weights and Magnum weight and strength training equipment. Classes, day rates, personal training, it’s all here seven days a week. Walk-ins welcome.

 

Local Michigan Wineries


 


"In the Spring at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt."
--- Margaret Atwood

 

Blue Coast Artists' Tour
October 6 & 7

Lattner Studio
Lattner Studio

Blue Star Pottery
Blue Star Pottery

Khnemu Studio LLC
Khnemu Studio LLC

Blue Roan Studio
Blue Roan Studio

Lake Effect Pottery
Lake Effect Pottery

Blue Star Studio of Wood and Glass LLC
Blue Star Studio o
 Wood & Glass LLC

 


Lakeshore Harvest Country
Bicycle Tour - September 15


Farmer's Markets
Wed & Sat in Holland thru Dec
Fri in Saugatuck thru Sept 28



Button Gallery - Douglas

Shuffle Opening
with Max Matteson
October 6