A community paddle along the west end of the Muskegon lake shoreline by the channel out to lake Michigan on Saturday, August 18th
Open to anyone with a paddle craft, kayak, paddle board, canoe, or rowboat.
Meet at the Harbour Towne beach at 8:00 am. Paddle along the shoreline east or west, (depending on the wind), from 8:30 – 10:30am. Then, back to the starting point at Harbour Towne beach.
Anyone without a paddle craft can rent a kayak from Guy’s Ultimate Kayak Service for only $5. Call 231-740-0227 to register or to rent a kayak.
Guy’s Ultimate Kayak Service is based out of Muskegon, and also offers monthly Full Moon Kayak Floats. These fill up quickly, so check out their dates for August, September, & October if you’re interested!
Burning Foot Beer Festival
Burning Foot Beer Festival is a celebration of beer, beach, art and music. The festival will be held August 25th along Lake Michigan’s beautiful lakeshore in Muskegon, MI, offering the perfect way to end the summer.
Beach camping and barefoot entry make it unique, the Brewers’ Ring makes it extraordinary.
Music headliner this year is Eve6.
General admission, camping passes, Designated Driver tickets all available
Festival hours will run from 3pm to 9pm on Saturday Aug. 25th 2018.
Shoe check available at the beach.
Over 70 breweries will be represented.
Kalamazoo Balloon Fest
6th Annual Kalamazoo Balloon Fest ~ NOW WITH NEW DATES!! Join us AUGUST 24th, 25th & 26th (Friday through Sunday) for a fun-weekend that is quickly becoming a favorite family tradition for many throughout the region.
The Kalamazoo Balloon Fest will take to the skies over Gull Meadow Farms in Richland (just Northeast of Kalamazoo) and will feature family fun for EVERYONE!
The Best Part? Admission is completely FREE to the Balloon Fest. Regular Rates for Farm Activities still apply, but make sure you do them while you can and really make a day of it.
All weekend enjoy hot air balloon flights and fun at Gull Meadow Farms, with nighttime balloon glows on Friday & Saturday evenings.
Lowell Paddle with Bill & Pauls’ Sporthaus
Enjoy a paddle on the Flat River from White’s Bridge to Fallasburg Park. You will receive a kayak to use, tour guide, and instruction & safety talk.