Northport Omena Calendar

Come discover Northport and Omena events, places to visit, and things to do in Leelanau Township.

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The event calendar is a one-stop place to connect you -- our community of longtime residents, newcomers and visitors -- with all our local events. Find meeting times for Leelanau Township and Northport Village. Get connected with local civic organization and volunteer opportunities in Northport and Omena. It's an all-in-one guide to fun and community connections in these two historic Lake Michigan towns at the north end of Leelanau Peninsula.

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Friends of LTL Poetry month
April 23 - April 24, 2024
11:00 pm - 12:30 am

4/2 Carrie Cantalupo, Michael Hughes & Chelsea Marsh

4/9 Linda Nemec Foster - First Poet Laureate of Grand Rapids

4/16 Basic Song Writing Workshop with Siusan O'Rourke

4/23 Holly Wren Spaulding founder and artistic director of Poetry Forge

4/30 Open Mic Night

Book Discussion Group
Wednesday, April 24
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for a discussion of Island of the Sea Women by Lisa See. Please read the book ahead of time - we have copies available at the library. See our website for more information.

Northport Lions Club Potluck Dinner w/ program - Guests and Prospects Welcome
April 24 - April 25, 2024
10:00 pm - 12:30 am

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works.

Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly potluck on the fourth Wednesday where a guest program typically follows the dinner.

Attendees and guests are asked to bring a dish to share as well as their own table service.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, April 25
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Arbor Day Celebration
Friday, April 26
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Our third annual tree planting ceremony celebrating Northport's designation as a Tree City.

Northport Omena Spring Restaurant Week
April 27 - May 5, 2024

Northport Omena Spring Restaurant Week is April 27th-May 5th at the following participating local restaurants:

Barb's Bakery - Northport

New Bohemian Cafe - Northport

The North End (Big Hot Woody) - Northport

Around the Corner Food & Fun - Northport

The Mitten Brewing Co - Northport

Fingers Crossed - Northport

Knot, Just a Bar - Omena

Fischer's Happy Hour Tavern - on M22 between Northport and Leland

Each establishment will offer a special multi-course prix-fixe menu for Restaurant Week. Contact the establishment to find out their current hours of operation and if they recommend making reservations (if they take them), or if they'll be offering their Restaurant Week menu for take-out.

Kids Fishing Day
Saturday, April 27
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Last Saturday in April! Sun up 'till about 2 pm at the Northport Millpond. Doughnuts, hot dogs, and of course fish-catching fun for the kids! See you then!

Friends of LTL Poetry month
April 30 - May 1, 2024
11:00 pm - 12:30 am

4/2 Carrie Cantalupo, Michael Hughes & Chelsea Marsh

4/9 Linda Nemec Foster - First Poet Laureate of Grand Rapids

4/16 Basic Song Writing Workshop with Siusan O'Rourke

4/23 Holly Wren Spaulding founder and artistic director of Poetry Forge

4/30 Open Mic Night

Leadership Team Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, May 1
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

The Leadership Team (LT) is a diverse, community-based group of citizens that was established in 2011 as part of Phase I of Designing and Achieving Our Potential, a project plan of action that supported the quality of life and economic well-being of the community. The primary role of the LT was and is today, to guide the scope of work outlined in the project and subsequent projects including the Community Conversation: The Importance of Events; to recruit participation, and to be a conduit for implementation, but not decision makers. The LT meets the first Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to all community members with an interest in these projects.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, May 2
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Village Council Meeting
May 2 - May 3, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Monthly meeting of Village Council to conduct Village business.

Quick Draw Art Exhibit Opening Reception
May 3 - May 4, 2024
10:00 pm - 1:00 am

An art exhibit featuring the drawings from the free Figure Drawing Studio session. The artists meet Mondays 6:30-8:30 and draw the figure. Local people model, doing several 5 minute poses, then 2-3 20 minute poses.

Entry is free. Cash bar.

Quick Draw Exhibit
May 4 - May 12, 2024
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An art exhibit featuring the drawings from the Figure Drawing Studio Artists and local models that pose for them.

Figure Drawing Studio meets Mondays from 6:30-8:30pm. All artists welcome.

Northport Area Cancer Support Group
Monday, May 6
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

This is a support group for individuals who have or have had a cancer diagnosis. It provides an opportunity to share experiences, learn, receive and give support to others. Please call Terry at 231-645-2120 for information.

Northport Women's Club
Tuesday, May 7
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Northport Women's Club will meet on May 7th at 1 pm at the Trinity Church Social Hall. The owners of The Trading Post Rock Shop in Northport, Scot & Jennifer Wack, will present our program. Guests are welcome to join us for the program and snacks. If you have any questions, please call Jacquie Johnson at 231.432.0771 or Marcia DeBoer at 734.546.9955.

Northport Lions Club Breakfast - Prospects & Guests Welcome
Wednesday, May 8
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works. Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly breakfast. EXCEPT FOR AUGUST when the annual pancake fly-in takes precedent.

Finance Committee Meeting
Wednesday, May 8
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village finances.

Leelanau Reads Book Discussion of 'The River We Remember'
May 8 - May 9, 2024
11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Join us for a special book discussion on May 8 at 7pm of 'The River We Remember' by William Kent Krueger prior to the author's visit on May 18, 2024. Copies of the book are available now at the library and on Libby. We will have additional copies available for check out beginning in early April.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, May 9
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Leelanau Energy General Meeting
Thursday, May 9
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Leelanau Energy is a nonprofit that educates and advocates for energy efficiency and renewable energy. Our general meetings are scheduled on the 2nd Thursday of every other month. Meetings begin with a brief sharing of pertinent news and information, then transition to an educational program. We strive to offer a good experience for Zoom attendees, but strongly suggest live attendance if at all possible. Please join us!

Leelanau Township Planning Commission
May 9 - May 10, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Regularly Scheduled Meeting of Planning Commission. Commission is responsible for Planning. Responsible for zoning ordinance review and appeals.

Meeting of the Leelanau Township Board of Trustees
Tuesday, May 14
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Meeting of elected Township officials to conduct the official business of Leelanau Township. Meeting may include reports from Fire & Emergency Service, Sheriff's Deputy, Township Librarian, Planning & Zoning, Parks & Recreation, elected Township Officers and the County Commissioner. Time is allowed at the beginning and conclusion of the meeting for public comments.

Infrastructure Committee Meeting
Wednesday, May 15
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village infrastructure concerns.

Northport Village Planning Commission Meeting
Wednesday, May 15
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Monthly Meeting of Commission to address zoning and planning matters for the Village of Northport.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, May 16
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Leelanau Reads with William Kent Krueger
May 18 - May 19, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Author William Kent Krueger joins us at the Northport Performing Arts Center to discuss his latest work 'The River We Remember'

Parks and Trails Committee MTG
Monday, May 20
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Discuss Parks and Trails improvements and management.

Leelanau Township Library Board of Trustees Meeting
May 20 - May 21, 2024
11:00 pm - 12:30 am

The Board of Trustees are the governing body of the Leelanau Township Library. Meetings are on the 3rd Monday of the month unless that falls on a holiday then the board will meet on the fourth Monday.

Join us at 7pm in the library or over zoom

Zoom Meeting ID: 482 391 5571

NLTUA Committee Meeting
Tuesday, May 21
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Meeting of NLTUA committee members to discuss relevant issues concerning the sewer authority.

Waterfront committee meeting
Tuesday, May 21
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the Waterfront committee to discuss current concerns or issues.

Book Discussion Group
Wednesday, May 22
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us at 1pm for next year's title selection (bring a recommendation or two) and then at 1:30 we will begin the discussion of Horse by Geraldine Brooks. Please read the book ahead of time - we have copies available at the library. See our website for more information.

Northport School Spring Band & Choral Concert
Wednesday, May 22
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Students in grades 6-12 will play in the band and elementary students will sing spring songs. Public is welcome to attend!

Northport Lions Club Potluck Dinner w/ program - Guests and Prospects Welcome
May 22 - May 23, 2024
10:00 pm - 12:30 am

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works.

Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly potluck on the fourth Wednesday where a guest program typically follows the dinner.

Attendees and guests are asked to bring a dish to share as well as their own table service.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, May 23
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport School Academic Awards
May 23 - May 24, 2024
11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Students in grades 6-12 will receive awards based on outstanding academic achievement. The event will be in the NPS auditorium.

Northport Photo Exhibit Opening Reception
May 24 - May 25, 2024
10:00 pm - 1:00 am

The Northport Arts Association has been hosting the Northport Photo Exhibit since 2018. The exhibit features a variety of photography subjects and styles from talented photographers.

Free Entry. Cash Bar.

Northport Cars in the Park
Saturday, May 25
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Northport Cars in the Park is the longest-running auto show in Leelanau County. Held annually on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend.

Northport Photo Exhibit
May 25 - June 9, 2024
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Northport Arts Association has been hosting the Northport Photo Exhibit since 2018. The exhibit features a variety of photography subjects and styles from talented photographers.

Not open on Mondays.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, May 30
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport School Graduation & Class of 1974 Recognition
May 31 - June 1, 2024
11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Come and help us celebrate the Northport Class of 2024 and honor the class of 1974! The event will be in the NPS auditorium.

Northport Area Cancer Support Group
Monday, June 3
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

This is a support group for individuals who have or have had a cancer diagnosis. It provides an opportunity to share experiences, learn, receive and give support to others. Please call Terry at 231-645-2120 for information.

Leadership Team Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, June 5
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

The Leadership Team (LT) is a diverse, community-based group of citizens that was established in 2011 as part of Phase I of Designing and Achieving Our Potential, a project plan of action that supported the quality of life and economic well-being of the community. The primary role of the LT was and is today, to guide the scope of work outlined in the project and subsequent projects including the Community Conversation: The Importance of Events; to recruit participation, and to be a conduit for implementation, but not decision makers. The LT meets the first Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to all community members with an interest in these projects.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, June 6
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Village Council Meeting
June 6 - June 7, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Monthly meeting of Village Council to conduct Village business.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, June 7
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Rock the Light 5K Run / Walk & 10-Miler
Saturday, June 8
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Come join us for the annual Rock The Light 5K & 10-Mile race. This year we have added a Kids' mile. All registrations include a shirt, finishers medal, pancake breakfast, and lighthouse admission.

Starting line will be near the gift shop.

Meeting of the Leelanau Township Board of Trustees
Tuesday, June 11
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Meeting of elected Township officials to conduct the official business of Leelanau Township. Meeting may include reports from Fire & Emergency Service, Sheriff's Deputy, Township Librarian, Planning & Zoning, Parks & Recreation, elected Township Officers and the County Commissioner. Time is allowed at the beginning and conclusion of the meeting for public comments.

Northport Lions Club Breakfast - Prospects & Guests Welcome
Wednesday, June 12
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works. Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly breakfast. EXCEPT FOR AUGUST when the annual pancake fly-in takes precedent.

Finance Committee Meeting
Wednesday, June 12
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village finances.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, June 13
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Leelanau Township Planning Commission
June 13 - June 14, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Regularly Scheduled Meeting of Planning Commission. Commission is responsible for Planning. Responsible for zoning ordinance review and appeals.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, June 14
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Parks and Trails Committee MTG
Monday, June 17
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Discuss Parks and Trails improvements and management.

NLTUA Committee Meeting
Tuesday, June 18
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Meeting of NLTUA committee members to discuss relevant issues concerning the sewer authority.

Waterfront committee meeting
Tuesday, June 18
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the Waterfront committee to discuss current concerns or issues.

Infrastructure Committee Meeting
Wednesday, June 19
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village infrastructure concerns.

Northport Village Planning Commission Meeting
Wednesday, June 19
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Monthly Meeting of Commission to address zoning and planning matters for the Village of Northport.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, June 20
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, June 21
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Northport Lions Club Potluck Dinner w/ program - Guests and Prospects Welcome
June 26 - June 27, 2024
10:00 pm - 12:30 am

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works.

Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly potluck on the fourth Wednesday where a guest program typically follows the dinner.

Attendees and guests are asked to bring a dish to share as well as their own table service.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, June 27
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, June 28
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: 1000 Watt Prophets
June 28 - June 29, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

1000 Watt Prophets plays soul/blues/rock music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

The Village Voices Spring Concert: Songs of Night
June 29 - June 30, 2024
11:30 pm - 1:00 am

The Village Voices will be performing their spring concert, Songs of Night, at 7:30 PM in the Northport Public School Auditorium.

Northport Youth Sailing School Classes
July 1 - July 5, 2024

Week long (morning or afternoon) sailing classes for youths ages 8 to 18, taught by U.S. Sailing-certified Instructors. Public Registration opens April 27th - please see our website for important details.

Northport Area Cancer Support Group
Monday, July 1
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

This is a support group for individuals who have or have had a cancer diagnosis. It provides an opportunity to share experiences, learn, receive and give support to others. Please call Terry at 231-645-2120 for information.

Leadership Team Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, July 3
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

The Leadership Team (LT) is a diverse, community-based group of citizens that was established in 2011 as part of Phase I of Designing and Achieving Our Potential, a project plan of action that supported the quality of life and economic well-being of the community. The primary role of the LT was and is today, to guide the scope of work outlined in the project and subsequent projects including the Community Conversation: The Importance of Events; to recruit participation, and to be a conduit for implementation, but not decision makers. The LT meets the first Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to all community members with an interest in these projects.

The Reading of the Declaration of Independence
Thursday, July 4
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Paul Sloan will appear in revolutionary period costume to read the Declaration of Independence from the Sovereign King George III of England as authorized to be read throughout the colonies on this day by the Continental Congress convened in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1776.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, July 4
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Village Council Meeting
July 4 - July 5, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Monthly meeting of Village Council to conduct Village business.

Northport Lions Club - White Cane Funds for Leader Dogs
July 5 - July 6, 2024
11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works.

Two days each year Lions Club members volunteer to make it easy for individuals to slip their dollars and coin donations into the convenient slots cut into White Canes. Funds raised on White Cane Days are directed to helping with Leader Dog training and placements to help visually impaired individuals needing assistance from Leader Dogs.

Lions Clubs have been raising funds to help individuals with visual difficulties since being challenged by Helen Keller to take up the cause of helping the blind with their needs. Today Lions International also provide glasses and eye exams in locations around the world.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, July 5
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Dune Brothers
July 5 - July 6, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Dune Brothers play classic rock/blues music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Northport Youth Sailing School Classes
July 8 - July 12, 2024

Week long (morning or afternoon) sailing classes for youths ages 8 to 18, taught by U.S. Sailing-certified Instructors. Public Registration opens April 27th - please see our website for important details.

Meeting of the Leelanau Township Board of Trustees
Tuesday, July 9
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Meeting of elected Township officials to conduct the official business of Leelanau Township. Meeting may include reports from Fire & Emergency Service, Sheriff's Deputy, Township Librarian, Planning & Zoning, Parks & Recreation, elected Township Officers and the County Commissioner. Time is allowed at the beginning and conclusion of the meeting for public comments.

Northport Lions Club Breakfast - Prospects & Guests Welcome
Wednesday, July 10
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works. Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly breakfast. EXCEPT FOR AUGUST when the annual pancake fly-in takes precedent.

Finance Committee Meeting
Wednesday, July 10
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village finances.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, July 11
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Leelanau Energy General Meeting
Thursday, July 11
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Leelanau Energy is a nonprofit that educates and advocates for energy efficiency and renewable energy. Our general meetings are scheduled on the 2nd Thursday of every other month. Meetings begin with a brief sharing of pertinent news and information, then transition to an educational program. We strive to offer a good experience for Zoom attendees, but strongly suggest live attendance if at all possible. Please join us!

Leelanau Township Planning Commission
July 11 - July 12, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Regularly Scheduled Meeting of Planning Commission. Commission is responsible for Planning. Responsible for zoning ordinance review and appeals.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, July 12
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Igor & the Red Elvises
July 12 - July 13, 2024
2:00 pm - 1:00 am

Igor & the Red Elvises play pop rock music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Northport Youth Sailing School Classes
July 15 - July 19, 2024

Week long (morning or afternoon) sailing classes for youths ages 8 to 18, taught by U.S. Sailing-certified Instructors. Public Registration opens April 27th - please see our website for important details.

Parks and Trails Committee MTG
Monday, July 15
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Discuss Parks and Trails improvements and management.

NLTUA Committee Meeting
Tuesday, July 16
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Meeting of NLTUA committee members to discuss relevant issues concerning the sewer authority.

Waterfront committee meeting
Tuesday, July 16
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the Waterfront committee to discuss current concerns or issues.

Infrastructure Committee Meeting
Wednesday, July 17
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village infrastructure concerns.

Northport Village Planning Commission Meeting
Wednesday, July 17
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Monthly Meeting of Commission to address zoning and planning matters for the Village of Northport.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, July 18
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, July 19
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Mulebone
July 19 - July 20, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Mulebone is a blues band.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Northport Youth Sailing School Classes
July 22 - July 26, 2024

Week long (morning or afternoon) sailing classes for youths ages 8 to 18, taught by U.S. Sailing-certified Instructors. Public Registration opens April 27th - please see our website for important details.

Northport Lions Club Potluck Dinner w/ program - Guests and Prospects Welcome
July 24 - July 25, 2024
10:00 pm - 12:30 am

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works.

Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly potluck on the fourth Wednesday where a guest program typically follows the dinner.

Attendees and guests are asked to bring a dish to share as well as their own table service.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, July 25
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, July 26
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Looking Forward
July 26 - July 27, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Looking Forward plays folk/rock music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Northport Youth Sailing School Classes
July 29 - August 2, 2024

Week long (morning or afternoon) sailing classes for youths ages 8 to 18, taught by U.S. Sailing-certified Instructors. Public Registration opens April 27th - please see our website for important details.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, August 1
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Village Council Meeting
August 1 - August 2, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Monthly meeting of Village Council to conduct Village business.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, August 2
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Luke Woltanski
August 2 - August 3, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Luke Woltanski plays folk music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Northport Lions Club Pancake Fly-In & Drive-In Breakfast
Saturday, August 3
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Enjoy a pancake breakfast while sharing a festive morning show of planes and special vehicles coming and going throughout the morning. Hosted by the Northport Lions Club and a gathering of volunteer helpers to provide a community spirited summer outing for friends and families to share quality time and make memories. The Northport Community Band will play. The Fly-In was introduced by the Northport Pilots Association in 1988 and has been sustained by the Lions' Club since 2008.

Northport Area Cancer Support Group
Monday, August 5
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

This is a support group for individuals who have or have had a cancer diagnosis. It provides an opportunity to share experiences, learn, receive and give support to others. Please call Terry at 231-645-2120 for information.

Leadership Team Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, August 7
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

The Leadership Team (LT) is a diverse, community-based group of citizens that was established in 2011 as part of Phase I of Designing and Achieving Our Potential, a project plan of action that supported the quality of life and economic well-being of the community. The primary role of the LT was and is today, to guide the scope of work outlined in the project and subsequent projects including the Community Conversation: The Importance of Events; to recruit participation, and to be a conduit for implementation, but not decision makers. The LT meets the first Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to all community members with an interest in these projects.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, August 8
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Leelanau Township Planning Commission
August 8 - August 9, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Regularly Scheduled Meeting of Planning Commission. Commission is responsible for Planning. Responsible for zoning ordinance review and appeals.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, August 9
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: K Jones & the Benzie Playboys
August 9 - August 10, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

K Jones & the Benzie Playboys play cajun/zydeco music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Meeting of the Leelanau Township Board of Trustees
Tuesday, August 13
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Meeting of elected Township officials to conduct the official business of Leelanau Township. Meeting may include reports from Fire & Emergency Service, Sheriff's Deputy, Township Librarian, Planning & Zoning, Parks & Recreation, elected Township Officers and the County Commissioner. Time is allowed at the beginning and conclusion of the meeting for public comments.

Northport Lions Club Breakfast - Prospects & Guests Welcome
Wednesday, August 14
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works. Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly breakfast. EXCEPT FOR AUGUST when the annual pancake fly-in takes precedent.

Finance Committee Meeting
Wednesday, August 14
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village finances.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, August 15
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, August 16
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Old Microtones
August 16 - August 17, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Old Microtones play raggae music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Parks and Trails Committee MTG
Monday, August 19
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Discuss Parks and Trails improvements and management.

NLTUA Committee Meeting
Tuesday, August 20
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Meeting of NLTUA committee members to discuss relevant issues concerning the sewer authority.

Waterfront committee meeting
Tuesday, August 20
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the Waterfront committee to discuss current concerns or issues.

Infrastructure Committee Meeting
Wednesday, August 21
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village infrastructure concerns.

Northport Village Planning Commission Meeting
Wednesday, August 21
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Monthly Meeting of Commission to address zoning and planning matters for the Village of Northport.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, August 22
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, August 23
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Soul Patch
August 23 - August 24, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Soul Patch plays raggae rock music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Northport Community Band Presents Sousa
August 24 - August 25, 2024
11:30 pm - 1:00 am

Join the Northport Community Band in an evening with Sousa. Doors open at 7:30 pm at Northport Public School. The event takes place in the Auditorium.

Northport Lions Club Potluck Dinner w/ program - Guests and Prospects Welcome
August 28 - August 29, 2024
10:00 pm - 12:30 am

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works.

Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly potluck on the fourth Wednesday where a guest program typically follows the dinner.

Attendees and guests are asked to bring a dish to share as well as their own table service.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, August 29
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, August 30
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Music in the Park: Tundra Tones
August 30 - August 31, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Tundra Tones plays funk/jazz/rock/swing music.

Hosted by the Northport Performing Arts Center, Northport's Music in the Park is the longest running weekly music event in the area. Thanks to the generous support of local businesses, nonprofits, visitors, and locals, everyone gets to enjoy, for free, live music and beautiful views of Northport Bay at G.M. Dame Marina Park.

Bring chairs, blankets, and a basket full of your favorite local goodies for the full experience. Socialize, picnic, and mingle while you enjoy live music from a variety of talented musicians from around the region.

Music begins at 7 PM and runs until 9 PM.

Northport Area Cancer Support Group
Monday, September 2
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

This is a support group for individuals who have or have had a cancer diagnosis. It provides an opportunity to share experiences, learn, receive and give support to others. Please call Terry at 231-645-2120 for information.

Leadership Team Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, September 4
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

The Leadership Team (LT) is a diverse, community-based group of citizens that was established in 2011 as part of Phase I of Designing and Achieving Our Potential, a project plan of action that supported the quality of life and economic well-being of the community. The primary role of the LT was and is today, to guide the scope of work outlined in the project and subsequent projects including the Community Conversation: The Importance of Events; to recruit participation, and to be a conduit for implementation, but not decision makers. The LT meets the first Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to all community members with an interest in these projects.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, September 5
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Village Council Meeting
September 5 - September 6, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Monthly meeting of Village Council to conduct Village business.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, September 6
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Meeting of the Leelanau Township Board of Trustees
Tuesday, September 10
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Meeting of elected Township officials to conduct the official business of Leelanau Township. Meeting may include reports from Fire & Emergency Service, Sheriff's Deputy, Township Librarian, Planning & Zoning, Parks & Recreation, elected Township Officers and the County Commissioner. Time is allowed at the beginning and conclusion of the meeting for public comments.

Northport Lions Club Breakfast - Prospects & Guests Welcome
Wednesday, September 11
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works. Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly breakfast. EXCEPT FOR AUGUST when the annual pancake fly-in takes precedent.

Finance Committee Meeting
Wednesday, September 11
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village finances.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, September 12
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Leelanau Energy General Meeting
Thursday, September 12
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Leelanau Energy is a nonprofit that educates and advocates for energy efficiency and renewable energy. Our general meetings are scheduled on the 2nd Thursday of every other month. Meetings begin with a brief sharing of pertinent news and information, then transition to an educational program. We strive to offer a good experience for Zoom attendees, but strongly suggest live attendance if at all possible. Please join us!

Leelanau Township Planning Commission
September 12 - September 13, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Regularly Scheduled Meeting of Planning Commission. Commission is responsible for Planning. Responsible for zoning ordinance review and appeals.

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, September 13
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Parks and Trails Committee MTG
Monday, September 16
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Discuss Parks and Trails improvements and management.

NLTUA Committee Meeting
Tuesday, September 17
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Meeting of NLTUA committee members to discuss relevant issues concerning the sewer authority.

Waterfront committee meeting
Tuesday, September 17
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the Waterfront committee to discuss current concerns or issues.

Infrastructure Committee Meeting
Wednesday, September 18
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village infrastructure concerns.

Northport Village Planning Commission Meeting
Wednesday, September 18
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Monthly Meeting of Commission to address zoning and planning matters for the Village of Northport.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, September 19
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport Farmers Market
Friday, September 20
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

farmers market

Northport Lions Club Potluck Dinner w/ program - Guests and Prospects Welcome
September 25 - September 26, 2024
10:00 pm - 12:30 am

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works.

Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly potluck on the fourth Wednesday where a guest program typically follows the dinner.

Attendees and guests are asked to bring a dish to share as well as their own table service.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, September 26
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Northport's Leelanau UnCaged Street Festival
September 28 - September 29, 2024
3:00 pm - 2:00 am

Leelanau UnCaged, now in its 10th year, has become the most popular FREE festival in northern Michigan. For one day people far and wide come to the quaint village of Northport to enjoy music, dance, and art of every genre spotlighting the talents of our region, and to bring together people of all ages and backgrounds to celebrate that. It is run entirely by volunteers! To donate, please go to LeelanauUnCaged.com!

Interested in being a volunteer? Contact volunteer@LeelanauUnCaged.com.

Leadership Team Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, October 2
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

The Leadership Team (LT) is a diverse, community-based group of citizens that was established in 2011 as part of Phase I of Designing and Achieving Our Potential, a project plan of action that supported the quality of life and economic well-being of the community. The primary role of the LT was and is today, to guide the scope of work outlined in the project and subsequent projects including the Community Conversation: The Importance of Events; to recruit participation, and to be a conduit for implementation, but not decision makers. The LT meets the first Wednesday of each month. The meetings are open to all community members with an interest in these projects.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, October 3
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Village Council Meeting
October 3 - October 4, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Monthly meeting of Village Council to conduct Village business.

Northport Area Cancer Support Group
Monday, October 7
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm

This is a support group for individuals who have or have had a cancer diagnosis. It provides an opportunity to share experiences, learn, receive and give support to others. Please call Terry at 231-645-2120 for information.

Meeting of the Leelanau Township Board of Trustees
Tuesday, October 8
9:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Meeting of elected Township officials to conduct the official business of Leelanau Township. Meeting may include reports from Fire & Emergency Service, Sheriff's Deputy, Township Librarian, Planning & Zoning, Parks & Recreation, elected Township Officers and the County Commissioner. Time is allowed at the beginning and conclusion of the meeting for public comments.

Northport Lions Club Breakfast - Prospects & Guests Welcome
Wednesday, October 9
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Northport Lions Club empowers volunteers to serve the community, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace and promote international understanding through fellowship and good works. Anyone interested in learning more or participating is welcome to join club members at a monthly breakfast. EXCEPT FOR AUGUST when the annual pancake fly-in takes precedent.

Finance Committee Meeting
Wednesday, October 9
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village finances.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, October 10
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!

Leelanau Township Planning Commission
October 10 - October 11, 2024
11:00 pm - 1:00 am

Regularly Scheduled Meeting of Planning Commission. Commission is responsible for Planning. Responsible for zoning ordinance review and appeals.

NLTUA Committee Meeting
Tuesday, October 15
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Meeting of NLTUA committee members to discuss relevant issues concerning the sewer authority.

Waterfront committee meeting
Tuesday, October 15
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the Waterfront committee to discuss current concerns or issues.

Infrastructure Committee Meeting
Wednesday, October 16
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Monthly meeting of Trustees to discuss Village infrastructure concerns.

Northport Village Planning Commission Meeting
Wednesday, October 16
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Monthly Meeting of Commission to address zoning and planning matters for the Village of Northport.

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society
Thursday, October 17
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Community Coffee Hour at the Omena Historical Society's Putnam-Cloud Tower House Museum in Omena. No program, just free coffee and conversation, everyone welcome!