Please join us for the annual Miller Scholarship Pie Contest to be held at the Village Green in beautiful downtown Pentwater. 100% proceeds to go towards 2015-2016 college scholarships.
Grand Sponsors: Marilyn's Style Boutique & Gallery and Pentwater House of Flavors
Cosmic Candy Company
~ Learn More ~ or 231-869-4150
Location: Charles Mears State Park, 400 W. Lowell Street, Pentwater, MI
Pentwater Fireworks will be on July 3rd over Lake Michigan off of the Pentwater pier.
The July 3rd and Homecoming fireworks are made available for all to enjoy through donations from local businesses, friends and families who love Pentwater and fireworks.
231-869-4150 Firework Donation Form
Firework Schedule in the Area:
July 2nd - Hart Sparks, fireworks over Hart Lake
July 3rd - Pentwater Fireworks - fireworks over Lake Michigan
July 4th - Thunder on the Dunes - fireworks in Silver Lake
July 4th - Ludington Fireworks - fireworks over Lake Michigan
June 1st - September 7th
Mondays and Thursdays
On the Village Green
The best of our local farmers have to offer all you want in one place! From fruits and vegetables to baked goods & preserves, fresh cut flowers, cheese, beef, wine and more. Come take a look, we're sure you'll find something you'll love.231-869-4150
Pentwater Area Events
7pm on the Village Green in Pentwater
Music by Oceana Drive
Country, Blues & Bluegrass
Charles Mears State Park - 8am
5K Run Late: $30.00 beginning June 29, 2015.
5K Non-Competitive Walk (untimed): $20.00 - Leashed pets welcome.
1 Mile Doggie Dash: $10.00
Early entry fee includes a T-shirt.
All proceeds benefit L.A.S.S.I. (Local Animal Shelter Support, Inc.) providing veterinary care for abandoned, abused, injured and neglected companion animals of Oceana County and the Oceana County Animal shelter.
Charles Mears State Park
Meet at the park headquarters building at 9:45am where participants will be divided into the following groups: 0 to 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 6 years, 7 to 9 years, 10 and up! Also this year we will be adding a pet category.
For more information please call the park at (231)869-2051.
Sponsored by the Pentwater Tennis Club
8-16 year old Boys and Girls
Times: 5:30-6:30pm 10 and under
6:45-8:00pm 11 to 17
July 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Tennis Courts at Pentwater Tennis Club
Call Walt Urick 231-873-4279 or Coach Brown 517-745-6113
Private Lessons Available too
Packet pickup begins at 7:00 a.m.
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk at 8:00 a.m.
5K Timed Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m.
Race begins at the Stony Lake Inn, 4722 Scenic Drive, Shelby, MI
Scenic course, great T-Shirt, awesome music and good food!
Proceeds to be donated to the Crystal Valley Care Fund
Pentwater VFW Hall - 8am-12pm
Enjoy a Pancake Breakfast at the Pentwater VFW Hall with proceeds going to Marines Helping Marines, Toys for Tots ans Scholarship Program. We'll be serving Pancakes, Sausage, Eggs, Bacon, Fruit, and Coffee. All you can eat! Costs: Adults: $7.00, Children (5-12): $3.00, and Children under 5: Free.
Village Green - 7pm
Rain Location - Centenary United Methodist Church
Presented by Pentwater Library
231-869-8581 or www.pentwaterlibrary.org
8am to Noon
All classes are located at the Pentwater Yacht Club. To register or need more information call Deputy Tim Simmon at (231-873-6771 or 231-873-2121).
Weigh-in at 1:00pm
Location: Village Marina Pavilion
Cost: $10.00 per boat
On the Village Green, hosted by the Pentwater Junior Women's Club.
Each year the Pentwater Junior Women's Club has a juried Fine, Art and Craft Fair. We have artists from all over the country. The only food vendor is the Pentwater Service Club, a local group that supports our area through donations and services.
Location: Centenary United Methodist Church,
82 S. Hancock Street, Pentwater,MI
The women of the United Methodist Church will hold a Soup and Sandwich Luncheon from 11am to 2pm on Saturday, July 11th in the Pentwater United Methodist Church's fellowship hall featuring home-made soups, sandwiches and pies. There will also be "white elephant" sale table. The church is located on the corner of Hancock and First Street, across from the Post Office.231-869-5900
St. Joseph's Hall
2349 W. Jackson Road, Hart (Weare)
Buffet Style Dinner: Roast Beef, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Baked Beans, Asparagus, Cole Slaw, Pie
Take Out Available
Something for Everyone!:
Games, Bingo, Raffles, 50/50, Silent Auction, Baked Goods, Kid Games, Bounce House, Crafts, Beer Tent
Adults - $12, Kids under 12 - Free231-873-5776
5:00pm to midnight
Location: Pentwater Yacht Club, 205 Dover Street,
Open to the Public. Pentwater Yacht Club invites you to join us to welcome the boats that competed in Chicago to Mackinac race earlier that week.
Expected adequate channel depths should attract dozens of Chicago to Mackinac racing sailboats and crews to overnight in Pentwater on Friday, July 17, and attend this year's Back from the Mac Party at the Pentwater Yacht Club.
The evening begins at 5 p.m. when the cash bar opens; a dinner buffet of barbecue chicken, hot sausage links, corn on the cob, assorted salads and dessert is available until 9pm. 231-869-8921
10am-2pm at the Pentwater Library
The Garden Club of Pentwater in collaboration with the Pentwater Arts Council will again feature many lovely gardens in Pentwater area along with artist demonstrations, both in the gardens and around the village.
In early July, tickets with maps to the various gardens will be available from Garden Club members and at the Pentwater Chamber of Commerce Office. On July 18, tickets with maps will be available at the top of the Village Green.
Cost: Adults: $10 each.
11:00-4:00 Garden Walk: artists working in Gardens and on Village Green
4:30 Art Auction of Work created in gardens and on Village Green
1 block west of stop light in Mears
3pm at Pentwater Friendship Center
Pentwater Library presents the "The Spoon Man", a musical comedian. Free and open to the public.
Weekly Events in Pentwater
Monday & Thursday - Pentwater Farmer's Market
Monday - Oceana Cyclists Club short rides through the town. Meet at the top of the Village Green at 7pm. Questions call Claudia at 231-233-9717
Monday - Trivia Night at Village Pub
Tuesday & Thursday - Beach Yoga at the State Park 9:30-10:30am
Tuesday - Hula Hoop Class 9-10am meet at 108 Threads
Tuesday & Friday - Yoga at the Pentwater Friendship Center 8:30-9:30am
Tuesday - Story Hour at Pentwater Library
Tuesday - Pickin' in Pentwater 7pm at the Village Green
Tuesday - Comedy at 8pm at the Village Pub
Wednesday & Saturday - Ensign Sailboat Races
Wednesday - Chilling and Grilling at noon at the Friendship Center
Wednesday & Sunday - Live Music at Gull Landing
Thursday - Civic Band Concerts at 8pm on the Village Green
Thursday - Teen Dance at 9pm at the Village Pub
Friday - Bingo at the VFW Hall
Friday & Saturday - Live Music at Pentwater Village Cafe & Pub
Daily Activities at Storybook Village and Pentwater Friendship Center
First Wednesday - HeartSong Drumming Circle 7pm at Pentwater Library
Third Tuesday - Pentwater Food Truck 11am-1pm at Pentwater Fire Barn
Last Tuesday - iPad Lovers group 1pm at Pentwater Library
Last-Friday-of-the-Month Gallery Stroll 5-8pm. Galleries and shops with Gallery Stroll Flag will serve refreshments and feature artist demonstrations and/or special works of art.
Cenzo's & Pentwater promotion!
Submit a Top 10 essay :
Shoppers Dock at the end of Third Street
Free Bike Sharing Program - Channel Lane Park & Pentwater Marina
Bike Repair Station and Air Compressor - Next to Pentwater Chamber
Mule Carriage Rides
New Playground at Pentwater Public Schools
Longbridge Road Fishing Deck
Business Updates in Pentwater:
Pentwater River Outfitters have moved to the corner of Lowell & Hancock.
Cheri Petri Gallery has expanded on Second St.
Air Fun Kites/Pentwater Toy Box combined to one store with a new owner.
Pelican Zim retired.
Pentwater Inn & Suites or Comfort Inn of Pentwater is now a Days Inn.
Turnipseed Mercantile has expanded at current location.
Huntington Bank only has an ATM presence in Pentwater.
Farmers Insurance/PM Investments/Pilates are now located at the old Huntinton Bank building.
Cenzo's Fresh Market has remodeled.
Bitchen Kitchen will be open 4 days a week.
Hill & Hollow Campground has expanded.
Marilyn Style - New owner Erin Lounsbury to celebrate 1 year on July 1st. Visit www.marilynsstyle.com
Pink of Pentwater - A new women's boutique on Hancock St.
Wishing Well has reopened.
The Lemonade Stand - A new children's boutique on Hancock St.
Oceana Cyclists Club - New Non-Profit Club in Pentwater
Jilly's Gallery - She will be participating in Art Prize this year!
Pentwater Homecoming Celebration - August 13-16
LASSI Shake, Wag 'n Roll - August 8
Annual Sidewalk Sale - August 21 & 22
Wooden Boat Show - August 22