slide summer events
header summer events
Events
Join in the fun at fairs, festivals and more!

Contact us: button email

Calendar of Events

Click here to view our 2014 Summer Guide.

St. Joseph Today Events

2014 Friday Night Concert Series - July 25 Seventh Son

07/25/2014

Presented by the Boulevard Inn & Bistro
Fridays June 27 thru August 29
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides July 20-26

07/20/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - July 26

07/26/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Summer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park - July 26 Despicable Me 2

07/26/2014

At dusk just below the bluff in the grassy area east of Whirlpool Compass Fountain


Read more...

2014 Brown Bag Concert Series - July 30 Leonardo & The Makin' the Waves Band

07/30/2014

Presented by Jimmy John's
Wednesdays, June 25 thru August 27
12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m. at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell.


Read more...

Whirlpool Compass Fountain - Michigan's Largest Splash Pad

07/01/2014

The Whirlpool Compass Fountain is located below the Bluff along your walk to Silver Beach.


Read more...

The Sidewalk Heritage Tour August 1

07/28/2014

The Sidewalk Heritage Tour, led by The Heritage Museum, covers St. Joseph's downtown district, including: businesses, homes, monuments, and lighthouses.


Read more...

2014 Friday Night Concert Series - August 1 Van Dyke Revue

08/01/2014

Presented by the Boulevard Inn & Bistro
Fridays June 27 thru August 29
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides July 27-August 2

07/27/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - August 2

08/02/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Summer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park - August 2 The Philadelphia Story

08/02/2014

At dusk just below the bluff in the grassy area east of Whirlpool Compass Fountain


Read more...

18th Annual Chalk the Block Weekend

07/31/2014

Sponsored by Cook Nuclear/Indiana Michigan Power
Thursday, July 31 - Sunday, August 3
Downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

Antiques on the Bluff - August 3

08/03/2014

Enjoy this seasonal event May thru October
10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
Lake Bluff Park, downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

2014 Brown Bag Concert Series - August 6 Bear and Banjo Jim/Blue Water Ramblers

08/06/2014

Presented by Jimmy John's
Wednesdays, June 25 thru August 27
12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m. at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell.


Read more...

The Sidewalk Art Tour August 8

08/04/2014

The Sidewalk Art Tour focuses on the city’s downtown monuments and sculptures created by world-renowned and local practicing artists.


Read more...

2014 Friday Night Concert Series - August 8 Guitar Banjo Band

08/08/2014

Presented by the Boulevard Inn & Bistro
Fridays June 27 thru August 29
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides August 3-9

08/03/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - August 9

08/09/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Summer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park - August 9 Grown Ups

08/09/2014

At dusk just below the bluff in the grassy area east of Whirlpool Compass Fountain


Read more...

2014 Brown Bag Concert Series - August 13 3 Snyders

08/13/2014

Presented by Jimmy John's
Wednesdays, June 25 thru August 27
12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m. at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell.


Read more...

The Sidewalk Heritage Tour August 15

08/11/2014

The Sidewalk Heritage Tour, led by The Heritage Museum, covers St. Joseph's downtown district, including: businesses, homes, monuments, and lighthouses.


Read more...

2014 Friday Night Concert Series - August 15 Mark Ficks Band

08/15/2014

Presented by the Boulevard Inn & Bistro
Fridays June 27 thru August 29
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides August 10-16

08/10/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph. Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - August 16

08/16/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Summer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park - August 16 Goonies

08/16/2014

At dusk just below the bluff in the grassy area east of Whirlpool Compass Fountain


Read more...

2014 Brown Bag Concert Series - August 20 Zelvis & Zelvis

08/20/2014

Presented by Jimmy John's
Wednesdays, June 25 thru August 27
12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m. at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell.


Read more...

The Sidewalk Art Tour August 22

08/18/2014

The Sidewalk Art Tour focuses on the city’s downtown monuments and sculptures created by world-renowned and local practicing artists.


Read more...

2014 Friday Night Concert Series - August 22 Mike Milligan & Steam Shovel

08/22/2014

Presented by the Boulevard Inn & Bistro
Fridays June 27 thru August 29
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides August 17-23

08/17/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph. Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - August 23

08/23/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Summer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park - August 23 Field of Dreams

08/23/2014

At dusk just below the bluff in the grassy area east of Whirlpool Compass Fountain


Read more...

2014 Brown Bag Concert Series - August 27 Richard Schwartz

08/27/2014

Presented by Jimmy John's
Wednesdays, June 25 thru August 27
12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m. at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell.


Read more...

The Sidewalk Heritage Tour / The Sidewalk Art Tour

08/25/2014

Tours led by The Heritage Museum and Krasl Art Center at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.


Read more...

2014 Friday Night Concert Series - August 29 6th Generation

08/29/2014

Presented by the Boulevard Inn & Bistro
Fridays June 27 thru August 29
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m at the John E. N. Howard Bandshell


Read more...

Regatta Craft Fair - August

08/30/2014

August 30, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Lake Bluff Park, downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - August 30

08/30/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Summer Movies in Whirlpool Centennial Park - August 30 Casablanca

08/30/2014

At dusk just below the bluff in the grassy area east of Whirlpool Compass Fountain


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides August 24-30

08/24/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph. Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

Whirlpool Compass Fountain

08/01/2014

The Whirlpool Compass Fountain is located below the Bluff along your walk to Silver Beach.


Read more...

Antiques on the Bluff - Labor Day Weekend August 31

08/31/2014

Enjoy this seasonal event May thru October
10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
Lake Bluff Park, downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - September 6

09/06/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides August 31-September 6

08/31/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph. Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - Sept. 13

09/13/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides September 7-13

09/07/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph. Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - Sept. 20

09/20/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

2014 Fall Festival

09/26/2014

Visitors of all ages will find bushels of fun in downtown St. Joseph during the Fall Festival on Sept. 26 and 27.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - Sept. 27

09/27/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides September 21-27

09/21/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

St. Joseph Farmers Market - Last Call! October 5

10/04/2014

Saturdays May 31 thru October 4, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets


Read more...

Antiques on the Bluff - October 5

10/05/2014

Enjoy this seasonal event May thru October
10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
Lake Bluff Park, downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides October 5-11

10/05/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides October 12-18

10/12/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

Downtown Halloween Trick-or-Treat

10/31/2014

Friday, October 31
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

20th Annual Luminary Festival

11/21/2014

Sponsored by Cook Nuclear Plant/Indiana Michigan Power
Friday, November 21
Dusk - 9pm
Downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides November 23-29

11/23/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

3rd Annual Live Mannequins! St. Joseph

12/05/2014

Sponsored by Southwestern Michigan Tourist Council and Edgewater Bank
Friday December 5th
7pm - 8:30pm
Downtown St. Joseph


Read more...

16th Annual Reindog Parade

12/06/2014

Sponsored by FuzzyButz
Saturday December 6
4:00 pm
State St. downtown St. Joseph
Costumed pets and their owners will escort Santa into downtown to kick off the holiday season.


Read more...

Horse Drawn Trolley Rides November 30-December 6

11/30/2014

Free horse drawn trolley rides through downtown St. Joseph.
Sponsored by the Frederick S. Upton Foundation.


Read more...

It's Finally Friday - 3rd Annual Chili Tour

01/30/2015

Warm up with us on the last Friday of January as the downtown hosts a Chili Tour from 5-8 p.m.


Read more...

11th Annual Magical Ice Fest

02/06/2015

February 6-8
Frosty fun all weekend long, book your stay today www.stjoetoday.com/sleep.


Read more...

2015 BBQ, Blues and Bluegrass: A Taste of Michigan

05/16/2015

Saturday, May 16
1pm-8pm
Whirlpool Centennial Park


Read more...

Upcoming Member Events

Journeyman Distillery JD LIVE Open Mic

06/27/2014

The last Friday of every month from 6:30-10:30, Journeyman Distillery invites anyone to come share the stage and express their talents.


Read more...

20th Annual Garden Tour

07/26/2014

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 9:00 – 5:00


Read more...

Christmas in July

07/24/2014

Christmas in July at the Silver Beach Carousel
July 24-27


Read more...

97.5 Y-Country's Summer Jam Concert - August 2, 2014

04/10/2014

97.5 Y-Country and Your Neighborhood Michigan Ford Dealers present Country Band PARMALEE on Saturday evening, August 2nd at the Shadowland Pavilion on Silver Beach in St. Joseph


Read more...

Find Waldo Local with Forever Books

07/01/2014

Forever Books (312 State St.) sponsors a downtown-wide scavenger hunt for Waldo from July 1-July 31. Stop in at the store to pick up your passport to join the hunt. Fun, prizes, and a party at the end of the hunt on July 31 at 7 pm at the store!


Read more...

Summer Gymnastics

07/01/2014

The Summer of Fun...YMCA Gymnastics!


Read more...

SymFUNy Adventure! A Family Concert

08/02/2014

Bring all your wigglers and gigglers and let their imaginations soar!


Read more...

Forever Books - Book Signing with Patty Chang Anker, author of "Some Nerve"

08/07/2014

Thursday, August 7, 7 pm at Forever Books (312 State St). Join us to listen to Patty Chang Anker talk about her adventures and to have her sign copies of her book, "Some Nerve: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave".


Read more...

YMCA Summer Camps 2014

06/09/2014

Get ready for the SUMMER OF FUN!!!


Read more...

The Music of ELTON JOHN

08/16/2014

Join us for an evening of music from Elton John!


Read more...

Here, There, and Everywhere

08/21/2014

Casual Classics Series - Uncork & Unwind
Beautiful music..a perfect way to begin your weekend!






Read more...

Tri-State Regatta Party at St. Joseph River Yacht Club

08/30/2014

St. Joseph River Yacht Club invites the public to the biggest party of the summer! Back by popular demand the band Libido Funk Circus.


Read more...

Give Me Summer! Give Me Books! at Forever Books

06/01/2014

Summer Reading program for kids entering K-8th Grade, with prizes! Stop in at Forever Books (312 State St.) to sign up or for more information.


Read more...

Lemon Creek Winery 18th Annual Harvest Festival

09/06/2014

Join us at the beautiful Lemon Creek Winery Saturday, September 6th, 2014 from 12-6 p.m. 533 E. Lemon Creek Rd. Berrien Springs, MI 49103


Read more...

The Originals

09/25/2014

Casual Classics Series - Uncork & Unwind
Beautiful music..a perfect way to begin your weekend!


Read more...

Fit 4 Fall 5k - October 4, 2014

3/11/2014

The Fit 4 Fall 5K is a run/walk event designed to raise monetary support for up to three charities with local significance to the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor area.


Read more...