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Craft Fair at beautiful Lake Bluff Park, St. Joseph.
Antiques on the Bluff
Antiques on the Bluff will be held along tree lined Lake Bluff Park, overlooking Lake Michigan. This antique show is a premier event for St. Joseph and antiquers around southwest Michigan! Antiques on the Bluff will take place on June 7th and continuing through October 4th, on the first Sunday of each month.
Lest We Forget Re-enactment
WWII Pacific and D-Day beach landings and two Iwo Jima flag raising will return to Tiscornia Beach! Re-enactors bivouac, ground battles, parachute drops, displays, and activities at Southwest Michigan Regional Airport. June 19, 2015.
Brown Bag Concerts
This long running series returns to the intimate confines of the John E.N. Howard Band Shell overlooking the St. Joe River with views of Lake Michigan and the lighthouse. Bring your lunch (or stop at Jimmy John's first!) and take a break from the daily grind!
June 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, August 5, 12, 19, 26
Fourth of July Fireworks
Saturday, July 4th @ dusk
Downtown St. Joseph
Friday, July 3rd @ dusk
South Pier, South Haven
International Cherry Pit-Spitting Championship
Pit-spitting is for any age.
Krasl Art Fair
July 11th and July 12th, 2015 Lake Bluff Park , Downtown St. Joseph
The 54th Annual Krasl Art Fair, presented by Krasl Art Center is the host of one of the premier art shows in the country. Music and entertainment will be provided all day long while you browse more than 200 artist vendors. For more information call 269-983-0271 or www.krasl.org.
Summer Celebration in St. Joseph
Friday, July 17 - Mike Yore Memorial Car & Music Show Saturday , July, 18 - SummerFest Music and Microbrews Sunday, July 19 - Municipal Band Concerts, 3:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Lighted Boat Parade
Lighted Boat Parade on the St. Joseph River at 10:00 p.m.
Glad Peach Festival
This is an annual celebration of the gladiolus flowers and peaches, which are both grown locally. The festival provides three days of family fun for all ages. Events include live music on two stages, a classic car show parade. and a beautiful aerial fireworks display.
Chalk on the Block
Watch as the streets of downtown St Joseph are transformed into beautiful works of art. Artists begin working on their blocks on Friday at 4:00 p.m. and finish on Saturday at 4:00 p.m. Blocks are judged and prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. View the blocks all day on Sunday. Also, don't forget to check out the downtown Sidewalk Sales starting Friday, July 31 thru Sunday, August 2.
This is the 52nd Annual National Blueberry Festival in South Haven. Kid's Carnival, 5K Run/Walk, Pie Eating Contest, Arts & Crafts Fair, Riverfront Concerts, Parade, Vegas Night and more! This is fun for the entire family.
August 6-9, 2015
Whirlpool Steelhead Triathlon
August 9th, 2015 Jean Klock Park
This 70.3 mile course includes biking, running and swimming.
Race begins at 7 a.m. with the swim followed by the bike and finally ending with the run.
Berrien County Youth Fair
Largest Youth Fair in the Midwest with over 14,000 Exhibits on display by over 2600 Berrien County Youth ages 5 - 20! The Fair attracts over 125,000 visitors.
Children's day is Tuesday, Aug. 18, All school age children from K - 12 are admitted free.
August 17-22, 2015
Wine & Harvest Festival
Wine, food and family fun. Grape stomping, wine & juice tastings, arts & crafts and entertainment.