The third weekend of the month, May through September, celebrate all things Southwest Michigan (SWMI) during the Love Local weekends! This month attendees will enjoy sidewalk sales, live music, a Farmers Market and other area events in addition to extended shopping hours and special offers throughout SWMI. Read on for a complete weekend guide! 

Love Local is sponsored by The Boulevard Inn & Bistro.



Discover fresh finds at the St. Joe Farmers Market held weekly on Saturdays (through October 12) in Lake Bluff Park from 9:00a-2:00p! Market-goers will find a variety of products including baked goods, locally grown produce, perennials and cut flowers, meats and cheeses, coffee and more. Sponsored by Culver’s of StevensvilleThe Boulevard Inn & Bistro and NOBO

INSIDER TIP: Check out the latest temporary mural in downtown St. Joseph!
Painted by Michigan-based artist Kim Wood, this mural can be found on the
stairs leading up to 
Lake Bluff Park. Thank you to the Schalon Foundation
for their partnership!

Enjoy free Gallery Exhibitions throughout the historic Box Factory for the Arts building + local art and homemade gifts for sale!

The Livery hosts Toxic Trivia (Adult-Themed Trivia) on Friday, June 14 at 8:00p! Free to play and prizes for winners. Then join them on Saturday, June 15 for the NOBO Concert Series presents: Six Man with special guests Loudchief & Manchild, WYCE’s Hip Hop Artist of The Year at 8:30p!

Get creative with The Lilac Loft this Sunday, June 16 as they host two classes: Pop in Sand Candle Making from 1:00p-4:00p and a Hot Wax Candle Making at 4:00p!

Waterfront House of Framing & Fashion hosts a Pop-Up Shop featuring the Christian apparel brand, WeBelieveCo, on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15 from 10:00a-5:00p!

Head to Sister Lakes Brewing for two great events this weekend! On Saturday, check out the Comedy Show featuring Steve Iott at 7:30p. Then join them on Sunday, June 16 for Live Music featuring Keith Scott Blues from 2:00p-5:00p! 



Shoppers will enjoy special savings storewide at 1232 Broad St. Mercantile!

Get 10% off your 2024/2025 WINTER storage with Anchor’s Way Marina! Must call to reserve your space & mention "St. Joe Loves Locals" to the front desk to qualify. Contact Anchor’s Way at (269) 982 0812.

Reserve a boat with Blue Water Rentals and receive a 10% discount on any rental of 2 hours or more at our St. Joe location only! Use code LoveLocal24 & reserve online at

Enjoy a Pickle Fest Preview Weekend with the Berrien County Historical Association!

Forever Clean Soap Works hosts extended hours for Love Local Weekend! Spend $20, get a free lip balm (one per customer per day).

G&M Variety is open Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15 from 9:00a-9:00p and Sunday, June 16 from 10:00a-7:00p!

Clearance items up to 70% off at Glik’s during Love Local Weekend! Shoppers will also enjoy 25% off of "Hey Dudes", Stance socks and 1897 Men’s; and 40% off Weatherproof Vintage. Extended hours for summer!

In honor of Father's Day, Grins of St. Joseph will offer a sidewalk sale with 25% off regular-priced men's shoes and socks, and an additional 15% off men's sale or clearance clothing and shoes. Sidewalk sale is weather permitting!

Lana’s Boutique offers sales throughout the store throughout Love Local Weekend! 

Lazy Ballerina Winery offers 30% off for wine club members on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15!

Shoppers will enjoy 15% off all clothing & an additional 15% off all sale items at Lee & Birch!

Mention Love Local Weekend and get 10% off your in-store purchase at Olive Cart!

Enjoy delicious samples in the Perennial Accents kitchen on Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16 + fun sidewalk sale items; open til 8:00p on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15!

The Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra (SMSO) will participate in Benton Harbor City's Juneteenth celebration when an SMSO ensemble performs at the Dwight P Mitchell City Center Park.

Get a free cooler bag with purchases of $30 or more at The Cheese Lady

Head to The GhostLight Theatre to check out their latest production, Bright Star, a tale of love and redemption set against the backdrop of the American South in the 1920’s and 1940’s. for more information! The GhostLight will also be in the SJT Welcome Center this Saturday for Love Local Weekend, swing in to say hello! 

Shoppers will enjoy 20% off all in-store purchases + receive a free room spray (while supplies last) at The Lilac Loft!

New clients of The Skin Bar will get $50 off a service of $150 or more! 


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