August

Village Council Meeting Thursday, August 1, 7pm at the Village Office, 116 West Nagonaba St., Northport, MI.


Northport Farmers Market Friday, August 2, 9am – 1 pm Northport Marina Parking Lot.

Fun for all Ages: Bubbleman Ron Friday, August 2, 2019, 2-3 pm. At the Township Hall.

Leelanau Women Artists Friday, August 2, 2019, 5 pm, Saturday, August 3, 2019 & Sunday, August 4, 2019, 4 pm

Music in the Park: Soul Patch Roots rock. A summer tradition. Live music at the Marina Park in downtown Northport. Cost is free and donations are appreciated! Please bring a picnic and friends and enjoy. Friday, August 2, 2019, 7 – 9pm at Marina Park. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Northport Auditorium.


Annual Northport Lions Fly-In, Drive-In Pancake Breakfast Saturday, August 3 8am – 12pm at Woolsey Memorial Airport

NBYC Sailboat race Saturday, August 3, 2019, 1 pm.
Choice of start at the Northport Marina wall or at the Kalchik Marina. Details here. All sailors welcome.

Color – A Watercolor Workshop with Charles Passarelli Monday, August 5 – Tuesday, August 6, 9 am – 4 pm. Cost: $150/members, $170/non-members. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association.

The Treaty of 1855 Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 4 pm. Omena Presbyterian Church.

NBYC Sailboat race Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 6 pm. Races start at the Northport Marina wall. Details here. All sailors welcome.

Art Wednesdays Wednesday, August 7, 10 am – noon ages 5-8. 1-3 pm ages 9-12. Get creative with fabric an dcolor to make weaarable or usable art. Cost: $15 per student. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association.

Events for Kids: Paint Your Universe Thursday, August 8, 2019, 10:30 am At the Leelanau Township Library, 119 E. Nagonaba, St., Northport, MI.

Introduction to Etching – A Printmaking Process Thursday, August 8, 2-5 pm. Come and enjoy the opportunity to learn a traditional printmaking method. Cost: $100/members, $115 non-members + $20 supply fee paid directly to the instructor. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association. This class is offered every Thursday in August.

Tables on the Tip Thursday, August 8, 2019, 5-7 pm (Opening Reception). Open Friday & Saturday, noon – 4 pm. Fundraiser sale.


Northport Farmers Market Friday, August 9, 9am – 1 pm Northport Marina Parking Lot.

Music in the Park: Denise Davis & the Motor City Sensations A summer tradition. Live music at the Marina Park in downtown Northport. Cost is free and donations are appreciated! Please bring a picnic and friends and enjoy. Friday, August 9, 2019, 7 – 9pm at Marina Park. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Northport Auditorium.


2019 Northport Dog Parade Tail House Rock The parade begins at noon and ends at Haserot Park in downtown Northport, where there will be dog agility trails, face painting, and balloons. More specific information, including the theme, how to register, and the exact location of the start of the parade still to come. Saturday, August 10, 2019, Noon – 2pm Immediately following the parade there will be the Northport Dog Agility Event from 1-5 pm at Haserot Park.

NBYC Sailboat race Saturday, August 10, 2019, 1 pm. Races start at the Northport Marina wall. Details here. All sailors welcome.

The Insiders/Tom Petty Tribute Saturday, August 10, 2019, 7:30pm A Northport Performing Arts Center event

Grand Traverse Area Lighthouse Challenge The Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum is teaming up with their friends at the Mission Point Lighthouse for the 1st Annual Grand Traverse Area Lighthouse Challenge. The goal: visit both lighthouses on Sunday, August 11th between the hours of 10 AM and 5 PM and receive a prize. Check the GTLM website for more details to come as the event gets closer. Sunday, August 11, 2019, 10am – 5pm.

Painting with Oil & Acrylic with Denice Goldschmidt 6 sessions, Tuesdays, July 9 – August 13, 2 pm – 5 pm. Beginner through advanced students age 16 on up. Cost: $135/members, $150/non-members. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association.

NBYC Sailboat race Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 6 pm. Races start at the Northport Marina wall. Details here. All sailors welcome.

Art Wednesdays Wednesday, August 14, 10 am – noon. Ages 5-8. Printmaking with stamps and color. Create unique designs. Cost: $15 per student. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association.

Art Wednesdays Wednesday, August 14, 1-3 pm. Ages 9-12. Create pendants from alaaster and wire. Cost: $15 per student. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association.

Introduction to Etching – A Printmaking Process Thursday, August 15, 2-5 pm Come and enjoy the opportunity to learn a traditional printmaking method. Cost: $100/members, $115 non-members + $20 supply fee paid directly to the instructor. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association. This class is offered every Thursday in August.


Northport Farmers Market Friday, August 16, 9am – 1 pm Northport Marina Parking Lot.

August Northport Arts Association Members Exhibit Friday, August 16, 2019 5 pm – Saturday, August 24, 2019, 4 pm.

Music in the Park: The Jimmys Rock. A summer tradition. Live music at the Marina Park in downtown Northport. Cost is free and donations are appreciated! Please bring a picnic and friends and enjoy. Friday, August 16, 2019, 7 – 9pm at Marina Park. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Northport Auditorium.

NBYC Sailboat race Saturday, August 17, 2019, 1 pm. Choice of start at the Northport Marina wall or Kalchik Marina. Details here. All sailors welcome.


Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum: Lobster Fest Lobster Fest tickets are now on sale for Saturday, August 17. There are two seatings, 5 PM and 6:30 PM. The cost is $65 for Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum members and $75 for non-members. Only 200 tickets will be available. For questions, please call the Grand Traverse Lighthouse at (231) 386-7195. Saturday, August 17, 2019, 5:00–8:00pm Lobster Fest Form.

NBYC Sailboat race Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 6 pm. Races start at the Northport Marina wall. Details here. All sailors welcome.

Introduction to Etching – A Printmaking Process Thursday, August 22, 2-5 pm Come and enjoy the opportunity to learn a traditional printmaking method. Cost: $100/members, $115 non-members + $20 supply fee paid directly to the instructor. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association. This class is offered every Thursday in August.


Northport Farmers Market Friday, August 23, 9am – 1 pm Northport Marina Parking Lot.

Music in the Park: Ron Getz & Don Julin (Ron & Don Quartet) A summer tradition. Live music at the Marina Park in downtown Northport. Cost is free and donations are appreciated! Please bring a picnic and friends and enjoy. Friday, August 23, 2019, 7 – 9pm at Marina Park. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Northport Auditorium.

NBYC Sailboat race Saturday, August 24, 2019, 1 pm. Races start at the Northport Marina wall. Details here. All sailors welcome.

SOUSA! Saturday, August 24, 2019, 7:30pm A Northport Performing Arts Center event.

NBYC Sailboat race Tuesday, August 27, 2019, 6 pm. Races start at the Northport Marina wall. Details here. All sailors welcome.

Introduction to Etching – A Printmaking Process Thursday, August 29, 2-pm Come and enjoy the opportunity to learn a traditional printmaking method. Cost: $100/members, $115 non-members + $20 supply fee paid directly to the instructor. At the Village Arts Building at 301 N Mill St. Sponsored by the Northport Arts Association. This class is offered every Thursday in August.

Northport Follies!!Thursday, August 29, 7pm at the Northport Auditorium.


Northport Farmers Market Friday, August 30, 9am – 1 pm Northport Marina Parking Lot.

Music in the Park: The Old Microtones Reggae/Ska. A summer tradition. Live music at the Marina Park in downtown Northport. Cost is free and donations are appreciated! Please bring a picnic and friends and enjoy. Friday, August 30, 2019, 7 – 9pm at Marina Park. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Northport Auditorium.

NBYC Sailboat race Saturday, August 31, 2019, 1 pm. Races start at the Northport Marina wall. Details here. All sailors welcome.Final race of the season. Rain date Sunday, September 1.

More events at the Northport Omena Calendar