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Indian River Events Schedule and Calendar!



Cheboygan Business Model and Amtrim Pitch Night – Grand Event

The top three winners of Antrim Pitch Night, and Invest Cheboygan Business Model Competitions will compete for an additional $18,000 in startup funds for their businesses!

2019 Grand Event Finalists

Invest Cheboygan County

Kurth Robotics, Ben Kurth

Northland Brewing, Matt Whitener

Secrets on Main, Laurie & Terry Musclow

Antrim Pitch Night

A&M Beauty, Audrey Hartzel & Marrissa Griffore

Breezeway Paddlesports, Dan & Melanie Bennett

Sunshine Recycling, Melissa Zelenak & Carson Rubis

The public is welcome to witness this fun, finale competition to be held November 20, 2019 at Boyne Mountain Matterhorn Room. Doors open at 5:00pm.

Come support and cheer on your local businesses! You won’t want to miss this fun night. Admission into the event is free

The Grand Event is Sponsored by Consumers Energy, DTE Energy Foundation and Northern Lakes Economic Alliance


Christmas Craft Show & Christmas in Indian River November 29, 2019

Craft Show Located at Inland Lakes School 9am – 3pm 
Over 150 Vendors on display
$3 at the door Kids 7 and under free 

Christmas in Indian River Located Downtown Indian River – Free to Public

4pm – Gary Engle G/Man Entertainment will be providing announcements throughout the evening as well as interviewing Santa and many others along the way

4:30 – 5:30 – Community Concert – with Mike Ridley

5:30 – 6pm – Story Hour with Mrs Claus at Township Hall
5:30 pm – Free Soup and Hot Dogs served at Indian River Chamber Of Commerce

6pm – Christmas Parade featuring Santa Claus

Tree Lighting Following the Parade

Petoskey Steel Drum Band Provided/ Hosted By B.C. Pizza – Immediately following the tree lighting

Additional Music provided by G/Man Entertainment

Meet Santa
At the Township Hall immediately following the Tree Lighting
Live Nativity Scene – Christmas Carolers
Food & Refreshments at Businesses Around Town
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Winterfest – January 18 – Martin Luther King Weekend
Location: Cooporation Park
Includes-Ice Skating, Sledding, Ice Fishing, X-Country Skiing, Family Activities, Corn Hole Tournament, Bingo, Entertainment Tent, Live Music, Food Trucks, Hot Chocolate, Coffee, Drinks, CashBar
For More Information please visit our Winterfest Page – Click Here

Annual Airport After Hours – April
5:30-7:30pm – Hoppies Landing in the Pellston Airport

Easter Egg Hunt – Cooporation Park  April

Easter Egg Hunt – Afton Community Club – April 10 – 2pm-4pm

IR Chamber Golf Scramble – June 4
Location; Indian River Golf Club

Business Expo – June (TBA)
Location: Inland Lakes School
Includes Boat and RV Show – Business Expo – Car Show

Lumberjack Festival June (TBA)- Click Here

Fireworks Display – July (TBA)  
In Case Rain Day July (TBA)

July 4 – Parade 11am – Click Here

Rhythm on the River – Free Summer Concerts every Thursday starting
July – August 
6pm-8pm – DeVoe Beach – Click Here

Summerfest  July(Third Week) Click Here.

Lighted Boat River Parade – August(TBA)   10:30pm-11:30pm

Top of Michigan Outboard Races
August(Second Weekend) – Click Here

Northern Rods’N Rides Annual Car Show September(TBA) – Click Here

Christmas Craft Show & Christmas in Indian River – Day after Thanksgiving – Click Here.

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December 2019

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