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Time: July 28, 2012 from 9am to 11:45pm
Location: Charlevoix Area
Website or Map: http://www.venetianfestival.c…
Event Type: festival
Organized By: Charlevoix Venetian Festival, Inc.
Latest Activity: Jul 28, 2012
What began 82 years ago as a simple candle-lit boat parade has grown into a week-long flurry of color and pageantry that highlights the summer season and attracts tens of thousands of visitors. The Festival offers a wonderful variety of events geared to delight and entertain every age group. Most events take place within waterfront parks, Round Lake Harbor and Lake Charlevoix.
2012 Performances in East Park:
Sat. July 21: Aquapolooza at Ferry Beach - 5 O'Clock Somewhere
Mon. Juy 23:Family Movie Night and Battle of the Bands at Lake Michigan Beach
Tues. July 24: City / Community Bands
Wed. July 25: The Spinners
Thurs. July 26: The Farm & Casey James
Fri. July 27: Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone
Sat. July 28: Brandie Spradley
Arnold Carnival every day. Thurs. is Kids Day at the Beach. Venetian games every day. Sat. is the Street parade at 11am and the Venetian Boat Parade and fantastic fireworks in the Harbor at Dusk.
"Charlevoix the Beautiful" is about an hour north of Traverse City on U.S. 31.
Image courtesy www.venetianfestival.com.