Venetian Festival

Address
MI 49720
Website
Official Website
Event Start
12:00 AM  on  on Jul 15, 2017
Event End
12:00 AM  on  on Jul 22, 2017
Category
Festivals

"Venetian Shoes" Horseshoe Tournament

Saturday, July 15th, Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
1st and 2nd Place Medals, Cash Prizes, $10 Entry
Registration Form

We have changed our Venetian Games registration process to an online format for this event. Registration the day of the event is no longer available.  Information for all players is needed to complete the registration form. Play begins at 1 pm.
Contact: John Yaroch, ph: 231-675-2555; or Rochelle Roerig, ph: 616-450-2674, email: [email protected]

Beach Volleyball Tournament
Date: Saturday, July 15th, Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
Registration Form
We have changed our Venetian Games registration process to an online format for this event. Registration the day of the event is no longer available.  Information for all 6 players is needed to complete the registration form. Contact: Audra Randall, ph: 231-459-5416, email: [email protected]

**New** Corn Hole Tournament
Saturday, July 15th, Time: TBA
Location: Ferry Beach
More information coming soon!
Managers: Boogie & Lisa Carlson, Brett & Jill Erskine

AquaPalooza | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 15th, Time: 12:00 - 6:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
AquaPalooza Beach and Boating Party
Sponsored by Irish Boat Shop
Boating Rules
Live Music starting at 1:00 pm | Band: Roots Vibrations (Reggae)

 

Beach Bash Basketball
Date: Sunday, July 16th, Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Ferry Beach
3-on-3 Teams, All Ages
Registration Form (No on-site registration)
Contact: Elizabeth Grunch, ph: 231-437-0844, email: [email protected]

Worship on the Water | Venetian Rhythms
Date: Sunday, July 16th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Live Music: Community Reformed Church and Family of Christ

Disc Golf Doubles
Date: Sunday, July 16th, Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Mt. McSauba
Registration begins at Noon - 1:00 pm Start
Bring-a-partner, Best Shot Doubles $40 Rec/Jr Team, $60 Adv Team On-site Registration
Contact: Ric Evans, ph: 231-883-3146 | email: [email protected]

Venetian Swim Meet
Location: Charlevoix Area Community Pool
Sorry, the Venetian Swim Meet will not be taking place in 2017 due to renovations at the Pool. Thank you!

Main Street Monday
Date: Monday, July 17th, Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Child Entertainer: Tommy Tropic
Queen Story Time
Siberian Children's Choir
Family Movie: TBA
Movie begins at dusk

Castle Garden Games
Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 1:30 - 4:00 PM
Location: East Park
Games will include: Croquet, Bocce Ball, Corn Hole Toss, Castle Bean Bag Toss and a wooden train that is self-propelled. The trains will remain in East Park until the weekend. Games free for all ages. Manager: Castle Farms, ph: 231-237-0884

 

Bingo

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 1:30 - 4:00 PM
Location: Castle Farms
This event takes place at Castle Farms! Bingo is free! Tours of the Castle available at discounted rate. Contact: American House, ph: 231-753-3119 and ask for Brenda for more information

4-H Youth Sailing Regatta

Date: Tuesday, July 18th
Location: Depot Beach, North End of Beach
Ages 8-19
Registration from 9-10 am, Skippers Meeting at 10 am, Boat Set-up and Launch at 10:30 am Link Coming Soon For More Info & Registration Form.
Contact: Tom Ochs, ph: 231-547-9352 | email: [email protected]

3-on-3 Soccer Tournament

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 5:30 PM, Finals: Wednesday, July 19th if needed
Location: Shanahan Field
Youth, High School, Adult, and Over 35
$50 Registration, no registration the night of.

Registration Form
We have changed our Venetian Games registration process to an online format for this event. Registration the day of the event is no longer available.  Information for all players is needed to complete the registration form.
Contact: Jon Boss, ph: 616-813-3061| email: [email protected]

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: Charlie's Root Fusion

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion

Live Music
Headliner: Charlevoix City Band
Opening Act: Miriam Picó (Folk/Jazz/Pop)

Sailing Regatta

Date: Wednesday, July 19th
Location: Lake Charlevoix - Ferry Beach
Many Fleets: Personal Boats and Crews
Register at the City Recreation Department
Spectator Information: 5:30 until dark

Arnold Carnival

Date: Wednesday, July 19th, Time: 5:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix
10 rides for $10

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Wednesday, July 19th, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: David Cisco

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Wednesday, July 19th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion

Live Music
Headliner: Loverboy (Classic Rock)
Opening Act: Galactic Sherpas (Funk/Fusion/Jam)

 

Charlevoix Farmers Market

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Bridge Street Park
All products sold are locally grown and produced! From just picked flowers and produce to specialty baked goods, canned items, wine tasting, lunch foods and fresh veggies, there is something for everyone!
Credit Card, Debit Card, and EBT (Bridge Cards) are accepted.

 

Kid's Day

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Lake Michigan Beach
Family Fun and Activities! Free and Armband.
Beach Armband: $10 (scholarships available).

Arnold Carnival

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 12:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix
Tickets: $1.25 each or 20 for $18.00
Carnival Armband: $17 (Good All Day)

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: Tom Zipp

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Live Music
Headliner: The Swon Brothers (Country)
Opening Act: Dave Bennett Trio (Jazz/50's Rock)

Arnold Carnival

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 1:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix
Tickets: $1.25 each or 20 for $18.00
Carnival Armband: $20 (Good All Day)

Cottage Croquet

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 1:00 PM
Location: East Park

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: Charlie's Root Fusion

Queen Coronation | Artwork Auction | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Introduction to Ryan Shay Mile Runners
Queen Coronation
Venetian Artwork Auction
Live Music: AbbaMania & Night Fever
Find out more about the Venetian Queen Competition Here

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 8:00 - 10:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
Live Music: TBA

"Night Sky" World Class Fireworks

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: Dusk
Location: Lake Charlevoix
High Aerial Fireworks Display

 

Drenth Memorial Footrace

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 9:00 AM (Prior to Street Parade)
Location: Finish Line at Bridge Street
Family Mile, 5K and 10K - All Ages
Register at Lake Michigan Beach Friday 7/21 4-6 pm and Saturday 7/22 6:30-8:30 am or pre-register online at www.venetianraces.com
Contact: Matt Peterson, ph: 231-675-1746

Ryan Shay Mile

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 10:30 AM (Prior to Street Parade)
Location: Finish Line at Bridge Street
Mens' and Womens' Championship Competition by Invitation Only

Street Parade

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bridge Street
Parade Theme "Gods of the Sea"

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 12:15 PM (After Street Parade)
Location: East Park & Bridge Street
Live Music at East Park: TBA
Live Music on Bridge Street: TBA

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 1:30-3:30 PM
Location: Bridge Park
Live Music: TBA

Charlevoix All Class Reunion

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 12:30-3:00 PM
Location: Weathervane Restaurant (Lower Level)
Hosted by the Charlevoix High School Alumni Association. Contact Information: Sherrel Bergmann at 231-222-2163 or e-mail the association at [email protected]

Bridge Street Block Party

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Bridge Street from Park Avenue to Belvedere Avenue
Miscellaneous Street Performances

Arnold Carnival

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix | Tickets $1.25 Each

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
DJ: Charlie "Hipps" Witthoeft, DJ.

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 7:00 PM | Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion

Live Music
Headliner: The Ragbirds (Indie-pop / Global)
Opening Act: Jeff Lehman (Soul/Classic Rock/Jazz)

Boat Parade
Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: Dusk (Prior to Fireworks)
Location: Round Lake
Parade Theme: "Gods of the Sea"

"Spectacular Harbor" Fireworks
Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Dusk (After Boat Parade)
Location: Round Lake
Fireworks display on Round Lake immediately following the Boat Parade

 

Event Start
12:00 AM  on  on Saturday, July 15, 2017
Event End
12:00 AM  on  on Saturday, July 22, 2017
Categories
Festivals
Family Event

"Venetian Shoes" Horseshoe Tournament

Saturday, July 15th, Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
1st and 2nd Place Medals, Cash Prizes, $10 Entry
Registration Form

We have changed our Venetian Games registration process to an online format for this event. Registration the day of the event is no longer available.  Information for all players is needed to complete the registration form. Play begins at 1 pm.
Contact: John Yaroch, ph: 231-675-2555; or Rochelle Roerig, ph: 616-450-2674, email: [email protected]

Beach Volleyball Tournament
Date: Saturday, July 15th, Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
Registration Form
We have changed our Venetian Games registration process to an online format for this event. Registration the day of the event is no longer available.  Information for all 6 players is needed to complete the registration form. Contact: Audra Randall, ph: 231-459-5416, email: [email protected]

**New** Corn Hole Tournament
Saturday, July 15th, Time: TBA
Location: Ferry Beach
More information coming soon!
Managers: Boogie & Lisa Carlson, Brett & Jill Erskine

AquaPalooza | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 15th, Time: 12:00 - 6:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
AquaPalooza Beach and Boating Party
Sponsored by Irish Boat Shop
Boating Rules
Live Music starting at 1:00 pm | Band: Roots Vibrations (Reggae)

 

Beach Bash Basketball
Date: Sunday, July 16th, Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Ferry Beach
3-on-3 Teams, All Ages
Registration Form (No on-site registration)
Contact: Elizabeth Grunch, ph: 231-437-0844, email: [email protected]

Worship on the Water | Venetian Rhythms
Date: Sunday, July 16th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Live Music: Community Reformed Church and Family of Christ

Disc Golf Doubles
Date: Sunday, July 16th, Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Mt. McSauba
Registration begins at Noon - 1:00 pm Start
Bring-a-partner, Best Shot Doubles $40 Rec/Jr Team, $60 Adv Team On-site Registration
Contact: Ric Evans, ph: 231-883-3146 | email: [email protected]

Venetian Swim Meet
Location: Charlevoix Area Community Pool
Sorry, the Venetian Swim Meet will not be taking place in 2017 due to renovations at the Pool. Thank you!

Main Street Monday
Date: Monday, July 17th, Time: 7:30 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Child Entertainer: Tommy Tropic
Queen Story Time
Siberian Children's Choir
Family Movie: TBA
Movie begins at dusk

Castle Garden Games
Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 1:30 - 4:00 PM
Location: East Park
Games will include: Croquet, Bocce Ball, Corn Hole Toss, Castle Bean Bag Toss and a wooden train that is self-propelled. The trains will remain in East Park until the weekend. Games free for all ages. Manager: Castle Farms, ph: 231-237-0884

 

Bingo

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 1:30 - 4:00 PM
Location: Castle Farms
This event takes place at Castle Farms! Bingo is free! Tours of the Castle available at discounted rate. Contact: American House, ph: 231-753-3119 and ask for Brenda for more information

4-H Youth Sailing Regatta

Date: Tuesday, July 18th
Location: Depot Beach, North End of Beach
Ages 8-19
Registration from 9-10 am, Skippers Meeting at 10 am, Boat Set-up and Launch at 10:30 am Link Coming Soon For More Info & Registration Form.
Contact: Tom Ochs, ph: 231-547-9352 | email: [email protected]

3-on-3 Soccer Tournament

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 5:30 PM, Finals: Wednesday, July 19th if needed
Location: Shanahan Field
Youth, High School, Adult, and Over 35
$50 Registration, no registration the night of.

Registration Form
We have changed our Venetian Games registration process to an online format for this event. Registration the day of the event is no longer available.  Information for all players is needed to complete the registration form.
Contact: Jon Boss, ph: 616-813-3061| email: [email protected]

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: Charlie's Root Fusion

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Tuesday, July 18th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion

Live Music
Headliner: Charlevoix City Band
Opening Act: Miriam Picó (Folk/Jazz/Pop)

Sailing Regatta

Date: Wednesday, July 19th
Location: Lake Charlevoix - Ferry Beach
Many Fleets: Personal Boats and Crews
Register at the City Recreation Department
Spectator Information: 5:30 until dark

Arnold Carnival

Date: Wednesday, July 19th, Time: 5:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix
10 rides for $10

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Wednesday, July 19th, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: David Cisco

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Wednesday, July 19th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion

Live Music
Headliner: Loverboy (Classic Rock)
Opening Act: Galactic Sherpas (Funk/Fusion/Jam)

 

Charlevoix Farmers Market

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Bridge Street Park
All products sold are locally grown and produced! From just picked flowers and produce to specialty baked goods, canned items, wine tasting, lunch foods and fresh veggies, there is something for everyone!
Credit Card, Debit Card, and EBT (Bridge Cards) are accepted.

 

Kid's Day

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Lake Michigan Beach
Family Fun and Activities! Free and Armband.
Beach Armband: $10 (scholarships available).

Arnold Carnival

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 12:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix
Tickets: $1.25 each or 20 for $18.00
Carnival Armband: $17 (Good All Day)

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: Tom Zipp

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Thursday, July 20th, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Live Music
Headliner: The Swon Brothers (Country)
Opening Act: Dave Bennett Trio (Jazz/50's Rock)

Arnold Carnival

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 1:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix
Tickets: $1.25 each or 20 for $18.00
Carnival Armband: $20 (Good All Day)

Cottage Croquet

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 1:00 PM
Location: East Park

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
Music: Charlie's Root Fusion

Queen Coronation | Artwork Auction | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion
Introduction to Ryan Shay Mile Runners
Queen Coronation
Venetian Artwork Auction
Live Music: AbbaMania & Night Fever
Find out more about the Venetian Queen Competition Here

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: 8:00 - 10:00 PM
Location: Ferry Beach
Live Music: TBA

"Night Sky" World Class Fireworks

Date: Friday, July 21st, Time: Dusk
Location: Lake Charlevoix
High Aerial Fireworks Display

 

Drenth Memorial Footrace

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 9:00 AM (Prior to Street Parade)
Location: Finish Line at Bridge Street
Family Mile, 5K and 10K - All Ages
Register at Lake Michigan Beach Friday 7/21 4-6 pm and Saturday 7/22 6:30-8:30 am or pre-register online at www.venetianraces.com
Contact: Matt Peterson, ph: 231-675-1746

Ryan Shay Mile

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 10:30 AM (Prior to Street Parade)
Location: Finish Line at Bridge Street
Mens' and Womens' Championship Competition by Invitation Only

Street Parade

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Bridge Street
Parade Theme "Gods of the Sea"

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 12:15 PM (After Street Parade)
Location: East Park & Bridge Street
Live Music at East Park: TBA
Live Music on Bridge Street: TBA

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 1:30-3:30 PM
Location: Bridge Park
Live Music: TBA

Charlevoix All Class Reunion

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 12:30-3:00 PM
Location: Weathervane Restaurant (Lower Level)
Hosted by the Charlevoix High School Alumni Association. Contact Information: Sherrel Bergmann at 231-222-2163 or e-mail the association at [email protected]

Bridge Street Block Party

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 5:00-7:00 PM
Location: Downtown Bridge Street from Park Avenue to Belvedere Avenue
Miscellaneous Street Performances

Arnold Carnival

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location: Downtown Charlevoix | Tickets $1.25 Each

Tiki Tent | Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, 6:00 - 11:00 PM
Location: East Park
Beverages
DJ: Charlie "Hipps" Witthoeft, DJ.

Venetian Rhythms

Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: 7:00 PM | Location: Odmark East Park Pavilion

Live Music
Headliner: The Ragbirds (Indie-pop / Global)
Opening Act: Jeff Lehman (Soul/Classic Rock/Jazz)

Boat Parade
Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Time: Dusk (Prior to Fireworks)
Location: Round Lake
Parade Theme: "Gods of the Sea"

"Spectacular Harbor" Fireworks
Date: Saturday, July 22nd, Dusk (After Boat Parade)
Location: Round Lake
Fireworks display on Round Lake immediately following the Boat Parade