June 1, 2017

2017 Summer Fairs and Festivals

Summer Activities

Summer is a great time to get outdoors and experience local art, music and fun. You don’t have to travel far—Shelby Township and Utica offer wonderful festivals for the entire family:

June 22-25, Utica Riverwalk Bicentennial Celebration
Carnival, live entertainment, craft and food vendors, face painting, fireworks, free parking and more!

July 22-23, Old Mill Arts & Crafts Festival
Arts and crafts show, food court, live entertainment and more!

July 27-29, Sterlingfest Art & Music Fair

August 6, Clinton Township Gratiot Cruise
Parade of cars, pedal cars, midway, kids zone and more!

August 12-13, Shelby Township Art Fair
Juried art fair, crafts and activities for children, family-friendly music and entertainment, food and more!

If you like to travel, check out these exciting festivals across the state:

June 16-18, South Haven Harborfest, South Haven
June 23-25, Michigan Challenge Balloonfest, Howell
June 29-July 2, Stars & Stripes Festival, Novi
July 1-8, National Cherry Festival, Traverse City
July 14-16, Blue Water Sand Festival, Port Huron
July 20-23, Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, Ann Arbor
August 3-5, Milan Bluegrass Festival, Milan
August 11-20, Cheeseburger in Caseville, Caseville
August 14-20, 115th Annual Armada Fair, Armada
August 31-September 4, Michigan State Fair, Novi
September 1-4, Michigan Peach Festival, Romeo
September 8-10, Art & Apples Festival, Rochester

For a list of more festivals, visit Pure Michigan’s website.