The Saugatuck - Douglas Michigan and surrounding area has much to offer. Whether you're interested in sightseeing, shopping, perusing the many galleries or simply trying out the cuisine there's something for everyone here. If sporting activities are more your thing then Saugatuck is full of opportunities, like golfing, fishing, or sailing to mention just a few. For those looking for relaxation and some peace and quite Saugatuck is the perfect getaway. Renown Oval Beach is just the place to de-stress and let the sun & surf help melt those cares away.
Saugatuck and Douglas are also home to many festivals and events that make our quaint villages a top tourist destination for visitors around the world. Below you'll find just a few of the events going on throughout the year. For more visit www.saugatuck.com
Allegan Antique Market
April - September
Browse hundreds of booths full of valuable antiques. Located at the Allegan County Fairgrounds. A remarkable 400 exhibitors are set up both inside and under canopies so the festivities continue rain or shine. Join them the last Sunday of each month from 8am to 4pm. For more information call 616-735-3333. Visit their website allenganantiques.com
Felt Mansion Tours and Concerts
May - September
Tour the newly renovated and stunning Felt Mansion or take in a concert at the new carriage house stage. For more information, including tour and concert times and dates, contact Laketown Township at 616-335-3050 or visit their website feltmansion.org.
Tulip Time Festival
May 7-14, 2016
This 10-day festival is ranked as one of the top events in North America, listed as one of the top 20 events internationally, and is the 4th largest flower festival in the United States! Headline stars, colorful parades, 1500 authentic Dutch costumed dancers, carnival, dinner and musical shows, fireworks, children's events, and historical trolley tours all contribute to the unique Dutch atmosphere of the community of Holland. Festival is located in downtown Holland, Michigan, approximately 10 miles north of Saugatuck. For more information visit tuliptime.com or call 800-822-2770.
May 27-30, 2016
Celebrate the unofficial start to summer on the waterfront in quaint Saugatuck Michigan! Enjoy Saugatuck's annual Memorial Day parade through downtown Saugatuck at 9am, then catch the Douglas annual Memorial Day parade through downtown Douglas at 10am.
Saugatuck-Douglas Green Market
May - September
The Saugatuck-Douglas Green Market takes place every Friday downtown at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts from 9am to 3pm. Featuring over 20 vendors, local farmers and growers bring fresh produce, flowers, and perennials, plus homemade jams, jellies, and baked goods.
Music In The Park
Wednesday nights June - August
Enjoy live performances in Wick's park on the Kalamazoo River every Wednesday this summer. Performance time from 7-9pm. Visit the SABA website for more info www.saugatuckdouglas.com
Saugatuck Center For The Arts and Mason Street Warehouse
Events year 'round
Saugatuck Center for the Arts and Mason Street Warehouse bring high quality theatre, art and music productions to our quaint waterfront town! Visit www.sc4a.org
Waterfront Invitational Art Fair & Fourth of July Celebration
July 1-4, 2016
Annual juried art fair on the waterfront in Cook Park from 10am - 5pm sponsored by the Saugatuck/Douglas Art Club. Celebrate Independence Day with our annual parade through downtown at 2pm, music all afternoon at Cook Park, and fireworks over the harbor at dusk! Visit www.saugatuckdouglasartclub.org for more information.
Harbor Days & Venetian Nights Festival
July 29-31, 2016
The highlight of a Saugatuck summer! The kickoff celebration starts Friday at Coghlin Park at 5:00pm. Enjoy childrens activities, live music, spirits, wine and food. On Saturday an arts & crafts fair sponsored by the Saugatuck-Douglas Art Club begins at 10am. From noon til 3pm the Dinghy Poker Run takes place, and later that night a lighted boat parade happens at dusk. The day wraps up with fireworks over the harbor after dark! A full day of the best Saugatuck has to offer! Visit saugatuckvenetianfest.org
Labor Day Weekend
September 2 - 5, 2016
Don't think Summer's done yet! Summer is still in full swing here in Saugatuck for this holiday weekend. Take in the shops and art galleries, eat at all the great restaurants, enjoy boat and dune buggy rides, relax by the pool or at the beach, the possibilities are endless.
Crane's Orchard Corn Maze
September and October
Get in the spirit of fall by getting lost in a 20-acre corn maze! Hayrides also available on weekends in October. Visit www.craneorchards.com
October 29, 2016
Spend the day in downtown Saugatuck for the annual Halloween Festival! At 11am watch the pet parade and costume contest with prizes awarded at noon. At 4pm a family friendly parade takes place downtown Saugatuck. Then end your evening with downtown Douglas' Halloween Celebration & Parade (adults only). At 10:00pm it's the adults' turn to dress up and parade down Center Street! After the parade may of the restaruants and bars will have costume parties and live music. The Interurban Bus runs until 2am to get you back to the hotel after your celebrations for only a dollar.
For personal assistance contact us and we'll be happy to help you find the perfect place to suit your needs.
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Saugatuck, Michigan 49453
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