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Lots of West Michigan to Experience in the Month of June

“Action Camps” at Action Wake Park

  • Action Wake Park in Hudsonville: Cable water sports park: Action Camps
  • Welcome to West Michigan’s premier water sports camp! The perfect place for riders of all levels to expand their skills both at the cable park and behind a brand new MasterCraft.
  • Our passionate team will have your camper leaving with a brand new bag of tricks. Plus, camps now include even more activities beyond just wakeboarding. Paddlesports and wakesurfing (on boat days) have been included in your campers experience.
  • Action Camps supply your camper with all the required equipment, cable park passes, exclusive camp t-shirt and of course, professional instruction by our trained and certified staff. Your kids won’t be able to thank you enough after their experience at Action Camps.
  • 1 day or 4 day camps available, with both cable days and boat days

Rockin’ ‘50s Party Cruise

  • SS Badger in Ludington on Saturday, June 8th
  • Dress in your favorite 50’s rock or 50’s vintage dress attire. This 50’s cruise will transport you back to 1953- the year that the S.S. Badger set sail. There may even be an ELVIS sighting!
  • Passengers will board at 8:30 PM (ET). The ship will cruise along the Ludington shoreline from 9PM – 11PM. The $42 ticket price includes our 1950’s S.S. Badger Party Buffet with desserts and soft drinks, two cash bars with drink specials.

Muskegon Summer Wine Up

  • The five Cumulus Radio stations of Muskegon are excited to be organizing and hosting the inaugural Muskegon Summer Wine Up Muskegon Summer Wine Up festival on Saturday, June 8th, 2019 at Hackley Park.
  • In addition to a variety of wine vendors from Michigan, the United States and all over the world: Lemon Creek Winery, St. Julian, Chateau Grand Traverse, and more
  • Patrons will also be treated to wine seminars, a Mystery Wine contest, and more.
  • “How to read a wine label” seminar
  • Mystery Wine Contest: Sample an expensive vs a budget wine in a blind taste test, and see if you can tell the difference

Saugatuck Expo

  • Saugatuck Expo: 30 Days on the Art Coast
  • JUNE 1 – 30, 2019
  • A month-long celebration of arts and culture that have made the Art Coast of Michigan a tourism destination for 150 years. Long known as the Art Coast of Michigan, the Saugatuck/Douglas region has captivated visitors with its creative, diverse and naturally beautiful communities.
  • The Culinary Arts: June 1 – 8
  • The Fine Arts: June 7-9
  • The Art of Music: June 10-16
  • The Performing Arts: June 21-27
  • The Art of Shakespeare: June 28-30

Magic City Egg Fest

  • Magic City Egg Fest, a culinary grilling competition for Big Green Egg enthusiasts set for June 15th , 2019 in Colon, Michigan
  • The Magic City Egg Fest is a culinary grilling competition for enthusiasts of the Big Green Egg, the most popular Kamado-style grill in the world. “It’s a grill, a smoker and an oven, all wrapped into one super high-end barbecue,
  • There will be a maximum of 20 teams, no more than four to a team. For the $100.00 team fee, each team will be provided with a Large Big Green Egg, charcoal, tent and prep table as well as pork ribs, chicken and proofed dough for the ribs, chicken and pizza rounds.
  • For those wishing to taste rather than cook, tasters’ tickets are on sale for $10.00 each, $15.00 at the door. Tasters tickets allow tasters to sample each of the team’s culinary creations and judge for themselves! The first 200 attendees will receive a Big Green Egg tote with premiums from the event’s sponsors.
  • Teams will bring all other ingredients, grilling prowess, secret sauces and spices, and barbecue attitude. Teams will be judged by a panel of culinary judges. Prizes, trophies and bragging rights will be awarded to the top teams in each round as well as a special “Taster’s Choice” award to be presented to the best overall team as voted by the attendees of the event.
  • The festival will include additional food vendors, chef demonstrations, a raffle for a Large Big Green Egg grilling package and the ability to purchase one of 20 Large Big Green Eggs used during the competition at event-only discount pricing.