Leelanau News and Events

Calling Artists:

Tuesday, June 30
8AM
Art
Benefit/Charity

Reserve a space to share & sell your art for a cause in the Imprés parking lot during the Imprés Art Walk held on July 12 from 12-5pm. All entry donations benefit Women's Resource Center, TART Trails, & Black Lives Matter. Contact: madsvo@alumni.usc.edu.

Tuesday, June 30

7:00 AM

2020 Watershed Challenge

Celebrate the clean, healthy water our region boasts by participating ...
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7:00 AM

Pandemic Pedal

In lieu of the Up North Bike Fest presented by ...
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8:00 AM

Alden 5K/10K Run, 2 Mile Walk Goes Virtual

Run/walk any time before July 25. $20 registration fee includes ...
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8:00 AM

Calling Artists:

Reserve a space to share & sell your art for ...
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8:00 AM

Fishtown's 5K Goes Virtual

The 12th Annual Friends of Fishtown 5K, "Seiche Happens," can ...
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8:00 AM

Kids Art Contest

"Michigan at Play": Submit your 8x10 inch, horizontal artwork depicting ...
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8:00 AM

Michigan PGA Women's Open Tournament


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8:00 AM

Northport 2020 Virtual Plein Air From There

Call for Artists open until June 30 for the 8th ...
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8:00 AM

Open Call for Submissions: "Citizen's Coping"

Artists of all mediums are invited to examine how the ...
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8:00 AM

Wine, Water & Wheels!

This Black Star Farms Outdoor Adventure Package will provide a ...
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9:00 AM

6FT APART ART: Clothesline Exhibit Call-for-Entries

The Glen Arbor Arts Center is moving art outdoor as ...
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9:00 AM

The Woodland

A digital exhibit. You can also view the exhibit in ...
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9:00 AM

Words For Water Poetry Throw-down Call For Poets

“Who owns the water?” That question is the basis for ...
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9:15 AM

Outside Isn't Canceled! Grand Traverse Kids' Bike Library

To keep elementary-aged students pedaling by making sure they always ...
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10:00 AM

6th Annual Haiku Contest

Send in your original haiki by Aug. 15. You can ...
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10:00 AM

Art in a Time of Coronavirus - A Postcard Response

Call-for-entry. Exhibit runs Sept. 11 – Nov. 5. This an ...
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10:00 AM

Call For Artists - Enchanting Night Sky Event

A special event highlighting the night sky. Call for artist ...
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10:00 AM

Creative Space To Go!

Bags of craft ideas & supplies designed for ages 3-7 ...
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10:00 AM

Free Virtual Online Art Classes

Starting June 29, kids can log into Google Classroom & ...
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10:00 AM

Make a Mask, Make a Difference Contest

Now through July 6 Oliver Art Center is accepting donations ...
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10:00 AM

Manitou Music Poster Competition

The Glen Arbor Arts Center is accepting submissions of original ...
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10:00 AM

Michigan Artists Gallery Virtual Spring Show 2020

"Out of the Woods: Mammals, Memories and Mud": Featuring six ...
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10:00 AM

New Views: Birdlandia

This virtual juried exhibition focuses on birds, both the literal ...
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10:00 AM

Power Tools - A Juried Exhibition

Seeking submissions for this exhibit through Aug. 12. The exhibit ...
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10:00 AM

TADL Virtual Art Exhibition: "Local Creations"

Runs June 29 - July 12.
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10:00 AM

TADL Virtual Summer Reading Club

Keep track of your daily reading minutes. Runs June 15 ...
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10:00 AM

Virtual Film Series: "Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project"

Marion Stokes secretly recorded television twenty-four hours a day for ...
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10:00 AM

Youth Art Show 2020 ONLINE

Runs through Sept. 1. Featuring over 1,250 images from young ...
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11:00 AM

Calling Michigan Photographers

Photographers should be based in Michigan. Subject matter is open ...
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1:00 PM

40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World

Runs through Aug. 16. Featuring the photography of Howard G. ...
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1:00 PM

Ergo Sum: A Crow a Day

Runs through Aug. 16. On Aug. 1, 2014 artist Karen ...
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1:00 PM

Pulped Under Pressure

Runs through Aug. 16. With traditional hand papermaking at its ...
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2:00 PM

Benzie Bee Guild Work Bee

This working bee at the hives located at Grow Benzie ...
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8:00 PM

Blissfest Online Presents Mike + Ruthy (Of The Mammals)


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Tuesday, June 30

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