Festivals, Parades, Holiday Events and More in the Benzie Area
There are many reasons to Visit Benzie and Stay In Benzie. Below you will find a list of events in the Benzie Area which are hosted or sponsored by local groups and organizations. Because we are a 'Four Season Playground' you will find activities and events throughout the year.
Mar 2 - 3, 2018Mardi Gras on the Mountain
May 26, 2018Michigan Beer & Brat Festival
Sleeping Bear Dunes FEE FREE Day celebrating the First Day of National Park Week
EMPIRE, MI - In celebration of the First Day of National Park Week, the entrance fee to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore will be waived on Monday, Saturday, April 21, 2018.
The National Lakeshore, along with 416 other units of the national park system, will waive entrance fees as part of a nationwide initiative to encourage everyone to visit the many wonders of their national parks across America. The other fee-free days yet later this year include: September 22 (National Public Lands Day), and November 11 (Veterans Day).
Participants need only purchase the park entrance pass ($20) or have an annual pass ($40).