Whether a family looking for an "off the beaten track" vacation or a group of friends looking for a new adventure, Beaver Island has everything you want and more. 

The Beaver Island Chamber of Commerce website has detailed information all the island activities, but the below are a few of the highlights:

 

St. Patrick's Day:  With a huge Irish-American population and history Beaver Island knows how to celebrate St. Patrick's day like no where else!

 

Beaver Island Bike Festival:  With hundreds of miles of dirt roads, two-tracks, and trails, a bike is a great way to see the Island! 

 

Fourth of July:  The 4th of July brings out the community spirit on Beaver Island and includes parades, carnivals, and fireworks.  For the size of the Island, no-one shows more patriotism than Beaver!

 

Beaver Island Music Festival:  The Beaver Island Music Festival celebrates the best of Michigan and Mid-Western artists.  With Beaver Island as a picturesque backdrop you can enjoy  

 

Bite-o-Beaver:  Local chefs gather in early October to give you a taste of everything from secret family recipes to fine French cuisine.

 

Beaver Island Boodle, 1/2 Marathon, and 5K:  If you like to run, you might as well do it in one of the most scenic locations in the Great Lakes.