Events

The Tawas area is home to many events throughout the year. Don’t miss our festivals in the middle of winter, and definitely make sure to take a sunny summer trip to the Tawases and partake in the wide range of events centered around fun, music, food, and our beautiful bay and shady woods. You can also download or print a schedule:

Printable Events

june

12may - 27octmay 128:00 amoct 27Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market-Tawas(may 12) 8:00 am - (october 27) 1:00 pm 815 West Lake Street, Tawas City, MI 48763Gateway Park (In Tawas City on US-23 at the river)

5jun - 28augjun 512:00 pmaug 28Tour the Lighthouse12:00 pm - (august 28) 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

18jun - 20augjun 187:00 pmaug 20Tawas Community Concert Band Summer 2018 Series7:00 pm - (august 20) 9:00 pm East Tawas City Park

21jun - 21juljun 215:30 pmjul 21Business After Hours, Tawas Bay Yacht Club5:30 pm - (july 21) 7:00 pm

22jun11:00 am- 1:00 pm43rd Annual Salad Luncheon11:00 am - 1:00 pm

23jun - 30jun 231:00 amjun 30Plainfield Twp Sesquicentennial Celebration1:00 am - 1:00 am (30) Plainfield Twp

23jun12:00 pm- 6:00 pmTawas Bay Brew-B-Que12:00 pm - 6:00 pm 101 Newman St. East Tawas MI, 48730Branham's Jewelry

24jun1:30 pm- 3:00 pm5th Annual Butterfly Release1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Sacred Heart Church Lawn

26jun - 21augAll DayTuesday Night Live Street Dances(All Day) Downtown East Tawas

26jun12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

30jun10:00 am- 1:00 pmCALLING ALL SUPERHEROES...Rosemary Myrick Memorial 5K Fun Run10:00 am - 1:00 pm

30jun - 4juljun 3010:00 amjul 4Bouncy House Playground10:00 am - (july 4) 9:00 pm Harbor Park, East Tawas

july

12may - 27octmay 128:00 amoct 27Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market-Tawas(may 12) 8:00 am - (october 27) 1:00 pm 815 West Lake Street, Tawas City, MI 48763Gateway Park (In Tawas City on US-23 at the river)

5jun - 28augjun 512:00 pmaug 28Tour the Lighthouse(june 5) 12:00 pm - (august 28) 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

18jun - 20augjun 187:00 pmaug 20Tawas Community Concert Band Summer 2018 Series(june 18) 7:00 pm - (august 20) 9:00 pm East Tawas City Park

21jun - 21juljun 215:30 pmjul 21Business After Hours, Tawas Bay Yacht Club(june 21) 5:30 pm - (july 21) 7:00 pm

26jun - 21augAll DayTuesday Night Live Street Dances(All Day) Downtown East Tawas

30jun - 4juljun 3010:00 amjul 4Bouncy House Playground(june 30) 10:00 am - (july 4) 9:00 pm Harbor Park, East Tawas

3jul12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

4julAll DayIndependence Day Celebration - Parade & Fireworks(All Day: wednesday)

10jul12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

14jul - 15All DaySummerfest 2018(All Day)

17jul12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

18jul6:30 pm- 8:30 pmSaginaw Chippewa Tribal History & Comtemporary Society6:30 pm - 8:30 pm 405 W Bay St East Tawas, MI 48730Iosco County Historical Museum

21jul10:00 am- 6:00 pmWe Honor Veteran Motorcycle Ride10:00 am - 6:00 pm Ogemaw Heights High School

23jul - 28All DayIosco County Fair(All Day)

23jul - 27jul 233:00 pmjul 27A Week in the Forest, VBS3:00 pm - 5:00 pm (27)

24jul12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

31jul12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

august

12may - 27octmay 128:00 amoct 27Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market-Tawas(may 12) 8:00 am - (october 27) 1:00 pm 815 West Lake Street, Tawas City, MI 48763Gateway Park (In Tawas City on US-23 at the river)

5jun - 28augjun 512:00 pmaug 28Tour the Lighthouse(june 5) 12:00 pm - (august 28) 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

18jun - 20augjun 187:00 pmaug 20Tawas Community Concert Band Summer 2018 Series(june 18) 7:00 pm - (august 20) 9:00 pm East Tawas City Park

26jun - 21augAll DayTuesday Night Live Street Dances(All Day) Downtown East Tawas

4aug - 5All DayTawas Bay Waterfront Fine Arts Festival(All Day)

4aug - 5aug 410:00 amaug 558th Tawas Bay Waterfront Fine Art Festival10:00 am - 4:00 am (5) Across from Iosco County BuildingShoreline Park, Tawas City

4aug12:00 pm- 6:00 pmTawas Uncork'd12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Harbor Park, East Tawas

7aug12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

9aug - 11aug 99:00 amaug 11East Tawas Sidewalk Sales9:00 am - 7:00 pm (11) East Tawas

10aug - 11All DayAntiques on Tawas Bay(All Day)

10aug - 12All DaySand Lake Festival(All Day)

11aug9:00 am- 5:00 pm7th Annual Tawas Bay Antique Show9:00 am - 5:00 pm Across from Iosco County BuildingShoreline Park, Tawas City

12aug9:00 am- 5:00 pm7th Annual Tawas Bay Antique Show9:00 am - 5:00 pm Across from Iosco County BuildingShoreline Park, Tawas City

14aug - 19aug 141:00 amaug 19Michigan Mud Jam1:00 am - 1:00 am (19) Hale, MI

14aug12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

15aug6:30 pm- 8:30 pmThe Hello Girls6:30 pm - 8:30 pm 405 W Bay St East Tawas, MI 48730Iosco County Historical Museum

21aug12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

24aug - 26All DayBlues by the Bay(All Day)

28aug12:00 pm- 4:00 pmTuesdays at the Lighthouse12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Tawas Point Lighthouse

september

12may - 27octmay 128:00 amoct 27Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market-Tawas(may 12) 8:00 am - (october 27) 1:00 pm 815 West Lake Street, Tawas City, MI 48763Gateway Park (In Tawas City on US-23 at the river)

1sep - 210:00 amsep 2- 4:00 pmLabor Day Arts & Crafts Show10:00 am - 4:00 pm (2) Across from Iosco County BuildingShoreline Park, Tawas City

8sepAll DayTawas Triathlon(All Day: saturday)

8sep - 9All DayTawas Women's Invitational Softball Tournament(All Day)

19sep6:30 pm- 8:30 pmGypsum: Alabaster Rock in Our Midst6:30 pm - 8:30 pm 405 W Bay St East Tawas, MI 48730Iosco County Historical Museum

21sep - 23All DayPaul Bunyon Days(All Day)

27sep - 30sep 271:00 amsep 30Men's Softball Tournament1:00 am - 1:00 am (30)

october

12may - 27octmay 128:00 amoct 27Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market-Tawas(may 12) 8:00 am - (october 27) 1:00 pm 815 West Lake Street, Tawas City, MI 48763Gateway Park (In Tawas City on US-23 at the river)

19oct - 21All DayTawas Bay Players "Bye Bye Birdie"(All Day) 401 Newman St., East Tawas, MI 48730T.B.P. Playhouse

25oct - 28All DayTawas Bay Players "Bye Bye Birdie"(All Day) 401 Newman St., East Tawas, MI 48730T.B.P. Playhouse

november

23novAll DayEast Tawas Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting(All Day: friday)