Street musicians, magicians, arts and food vendors are just some of the people lining Front Street in Traverse City, between Park Street and Union. Held every Friday night for six Fridays in a row, each Friday Night Live has a theme and any one of them makes for a wonderful way to launch a Northern Michigan Weekend. Sit back and take a peek at the fun that was had at the first Friday Night Live of this season.
July 31: Outdoor Adventure
Featuring the Archipelago Project, The Corvairs and an interactive drum circle with Rhythmic Adventures.
August 7: Street Sale
Featuring Downtown’s biggest throughout the day beginning at 8 am and running through Friday Night Live until 9 pm. Entertainment will include Levi Britton, Celtic song and dance with Dragonfly and jazz with local are students from TC West.
August 14: Art’s Alive
Featuring the Great Lakes Children’s Museum children’s Art Fair. Music will include Neptune Trio, Patrick Ivory, and the UofM ALumini Marching Band.
August 21: That 70’s Theme
Featuring the Lollipops, John Bentley, Beledi Global Dance. Hagerty will feature vintage cars from the 70’s!
August 28: Back to School
Featuring the Jack Natty Band and perfromances from local students the Kiessling Brothers and Mitchell McKolay.
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