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Great Lakes Kite Festival Returns

Great Lakes Kite Festival Returns

The State Park in Grand Haven comes to life with incredible kite performances this weekend. Don’t miss the fun!

For the 28th year, the world’s best kite flyers - individuals, pairs & teams will be performing continuously on Saturday, May 21 from 10am – 5pm & Sunday, May 22 from 11am – 5pm.

Kite enthusiast and their families are invited to experience different size kites with amazing capabilities controlled by professional kite handlers. There will also be an Open Flying Field to fly your own kite.

Grand Haven State Park is located at 1001 Harbor Avenue in Grand Haven, Michigan 49417.

Call: 1-866-428-2335 or visit www.mackite.com for more information.

25th Annual Christmas Through Lowell

25th Annual Christmas Through Lowell

25TH ANNIVERSARY FOR CHRISTMAS THROUGH LOWELL

Friday, November 18 - 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 19 - 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 20 - 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

LowellArts! Student Art Show

LowellArts! Student Art Show
April 26 – May 21 LowellArts! presents the 5th Annual Student Art Show featuring exciting, innovative, creative, spectacular, and well-executed artwork from area middle and high school students. Artwork is submitted by art teachers by invited schools for display. The exhibit is also open to home-schooled students who live within 15 miles of Lowell. Best of Show and Honorable Mention awards are presented in 3 categories, and winners receive gift packages of art supplies, classes, and gift certificates donated by various businesses and institutions. Meet-the-Artist Reception to be held Sunday, May 1, 2-4pm. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri 10am-6pm and Sat 1-4pm. LowellArts! is located at 149 S. Hudson St. www.lowellartsmi.org. LowellArts!, 897-8545 

Public Night at the Observatory on Saturday

Public Night at the Observatory on Saturday

If you enjoy the planets & the stars above, this is a Saturday evening event that you don’t want to miss.

The community is invited from 9:30pm – midnight on Saturday, April 30 to observe the night sky at the astronomical education & research center. The James C. Veen Observatory houses several equipped telescopes to explore the featured objects, such as Jupiter, nebulas, galaxies, & star clusters.

This Public Night takes place only if the sky is clear. Starting times vary with the sunset. It is a quarter mile walk from the parking area to the top of the hill of the Observatory, ask the lot attendant for assistance, if needed.

James C. Veen Observatory is located at 3308 Kissing Rock Ave. SE in Lowell Twp., MI 49331.

Admission: Adults - $3, Kids 17 & under - $2, under 5 & GRPM Members – Free. There will be more Public Nights, every month through October 2016.

Lowell Arts: West Michigan Regional Art Competition Returns

Lowell Arts: West Michigan Regional Art Competition Returns

For the 30th year, this Regional Art Competition showcases incredible artwork by artists of Lower West Michigan.

Selected pieces in all art media, created by artists 18 years & older that reside in the 15 county region will be the focus of this competition. Cash awards in 5 categories will be presented.

The upcoming exhibition takes place from March 4 through April 16 at LowellArts! King Gallery located at 149 South Hudson.   

Call: (616)897-8545 or visit www.lowellartsmi.org for more information.

Annual Harvest Celebration in Lowell

Annual Harvest Celebration in Lowell

Start and end your day at Lowell…the Next Place to Be!

What could be more fun than Lowell in October! We have a host of activities for you and the family to enjoy, beginning at 9:00am right through to 5:00pm. Put on your walking shoes and enjoy the autumn air while visiting all the events throughout Historic Lowell! Participate in or view the Harvest Hustle 5K Run/Walk or the Outdoor Chili Madness Chili Cook-off at Larkin’s Restaurant, plus join us at the fairgrounds for the Autumn Marketplace (11A-4P), which will feature Arts and Crafts, Farmers Market, Flea Market, Pet Expo, Scarecrow-Building hoedown, and live entertainment!

Check our website for a complete schedule of events: www.lowellharvestcelebration.org

Annual Golf Outing Benefit

Annual Golf Outing Benefit

Come join the fun on Friday, August 5, at Morrison Lake Golf Club (6425 Portland Rd., Saranac 48881). This annual event benefits the Ivan K. Blough Scholarship Fund. The Lowell Area Chamber members and community win through your contributions to this fund. The proceeds from the Event Holes, Tee Box sponsorships, silent auction, Mulligans and "Beat the Pro" Challenge all benefit the scholarship fund after expenses.
Confirm below info…..
Registration: 8:00 a.m.
Shotgun Start: 9:00 a.m.

Cost for four-person team: $250
Event Hole sponsor: $100
Tee Box sponsor: $75
Attend Luncheon only: $15

Contact Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Office: 616-897-9161 or info@lowellchamber.org