Northern Michigan Events: The First summer month is almost over so, make the most of the last weekend in June and dive into Northern Michigan’s artistic community.

Here’s a list of local artistic events to get you started:

  • Support local artists at the Old Town Arts & Crafts Fair on Sunday, June 26 from 10 am to 5 pm. Over 100 artists and craftsmen will display their creations along Union Street between 6th and 8th Streets. Experiencing the Old Town mystique is half the fun as you wander through the quaint Traverse City neighborhood. 231.922.2050.
  • Discover the SOBO (South Boyne) Arts District and partake in everything "art" at the annual Arts Festival. This event is going on June 24th and 25th on South Lake St. in Downtown Boyne City. 231.582.4450.
  • Check out Baltimore based folk singer Cameron Blake and become enchanted by his eclectic folk/rock/pop sound, 7 pm, June 30 at  Sleder’s Tavern 717 Randolph St., Traverse City. 231.947.9213.
  • Find the perfect gift at the 7th annual Contemporary Expressions Jewelry Show featuring handbags and accessories from Barb Jackson of Contemporary Expressions. Noon to 7pm, June 29 through July  3, The Inn at Bay Harbor. 231.439.4003,