If you are looking for activities around Northern Michigan for Valentine’s weekend, consider adding a few concerts to your “to do” list. From Traverse City to Petoskey, there’s a concert that suits every mood, from blues to orchestral! All tickets are available at MyNorthTickets.com.
Jeremy Kittel Band in Suttons Bay at the Bay Theatre
Saturday, February 14 at 7:30 pm
Jeremy Kittel and The Wilson Brothers are performing live at the Bay Theatre on Valentine’s Day. Jeremy Kittel is a 2014 Grammy nominee, Michigan native, and world-class fiddler & violinist leading an exceptional band with musical roots spanning the globe. The Wilson Brothers, longtime members of Steppin In It, are a dynamic duo blending a variety of American traditions to create their own unique sound.
Mardi Gras After Dark with New Orleans’ Mojo & the Bayou Gypsies in Petoskey at Crooked Tree Arts Center
Saturday, February 14 at 8 pm
Make it a Mardi Gras Valentine’s Day and dance in the aisles to the funky and upbeat sounds of New Orleans’ Mojo and the Bayou Gypsies. Each ticket purchased includes food, drinks & entertainment.
The Accidentals, Billy Strings & Don Julin and the Way Down Wanderers in Leland at the Old Art Building
Sunday, February 15 at 3 pm & 7 pm
There are two different show times to enjoy this fun collaboration between each of these Northern Michigan bands. Bring the kids, family, friends or whoever might enjoy a laid back night in a room full of talent.
NMC Children’s Choir & NMC Choirs in Concert in Traverse City at Lars Hockstad Auditorium
Sunday, February 15 at 3 pm
Three talented choirs will perform at this Sunday afternoon concert including NMC Children’s Choirs, NMC Chamber Singers and NMC Canticum Novum.
TSO Chopin + Mahler in Interlochen at Corson Auditorium
Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 3 pm
International pianist Ian Hobson makes his TSO debut with Chopin’s Concerto No. 2 – completely redefining the expressive, harmonic and coloristic potential of the piano. Mahler’s monumental Titan Symphony, written while only in his twenties, features stunning passages juxtaposing strains of violence and despair with the others of soaring triumph.