Communities along the Bridge to Bay Trail host annual festivals and events that keep visitors returning every season. Check out all our events below and plan your next visit!
For a weekend in August the St. Clair Art Fair features over 100 visual artists along one of the largest freshwater boardwalks in the world. Painting, photography, sculpting, woodwork, pottery, jewelry and more will be on display in Palmer Park along the St. Clair River.
Marysville High School parking lot host drive in movies during the month of August.
This civic celebration of Marine City’s maritime heritage on the St. Clair River includes a midway, arts and crafts show, antique tractors, music, food, exhibits and fireworks.
Free concerts in August at Keifer Park. Performances include local, national, and international acts that really rock! Grab your blankets or lawn chairs for a night full of great music, food trucks, and beverages while the freighters pass on the St. Clair River!
A weekend of concert and more on St Clair Riverfront. The event runs concurrently with the Offshore Powerboat Races.
Enjoy this free concert series with panoramic views of the St. Clair River & passing freighters. The plaza has many dining options such as wine bar, brewery and more with outdoor patio seating and fire pits. Shop, dine and be entertained in St. Clair!
One of the largest car shows in St Clair County features a car cruise, drive-in movie, and national recording artist.
Summerfest is packed full of family fun with amusement park rides, live music, petting zoo, pig racing and fireworks.
Marysville Park hosts music concerts that fill up the outdoor amphitheater on warm summer days. These FREE concerts are held in the Bandshell at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays during the month of July
During Boat Week the the annual Blue Water Festival takes place along with the Port Huron to Mackinac Sailboat Race. Typically at the end of July, Downtown Port Huron comes to live with parades, festivals, fireworks, and concerts.
Michigan’s first and only master sand sculpting competition. The event includes demonstrations, lessons and live music.
Palmer Park Movie Night hosted by St Clair Recreation Department. Includes popcorn and featured movie, with music before.
The fair is held Labor Day weekend at the Riverfront Park against the backdrop of the beautiful blue St. Clair River. This intimate juried fair features 100 varied artists and craftsmen. The fair includes various entertainment, music and food.
Join us on summer evenings at McMorran’s southwest parking lot (behind Sperry’s Moviehouse) to watch a family-friendly movie from your car. Audio will be available over the radio on 90.1 FM. In partnership with Sperry’s Moviehouse
Classic car show featuring cars prior to 1998 at Palmer Park in Downtown St Clair.
Annual festival held the first week of July that includes a carnival midway, live music, pageant, games & contests, fireworks and fishing tournaments.
An afternoon of fun in the sun along the crystal blue waters of the St. Clair River in Downtown Marine City. Includes games for kids, raffles and vendors focused on water, boating and anything nautical!
The area’s largest event for car enthusiasts during the last weekend in June. Includes cruise night, car show, fireworks and carnival.
Live Music at Algonac Riverfront Park and Clay Township Park throughout the summer. Free admission and Parking.
Art in the Park features fine arts and crafts along Marysville Waterfront.
Free event with more than 60 antique and classic boats on display, assorted vendors, activities for kids, classic cars, as well as free boat rides.
Decorated bikes, scooters, wagons and wheels parade through St Clair. Featuring the St Clair Fire and Police Department.
A family-friendly event sponsored by the Friends of the St. Clair River and centered on providing close encounters with the “Giants of the Great Lakes”. Browse displays with hands-on activities, including a live sturgeon touch tank and ride on the Huron Lady Sturgeon Cruise.
This a non-judged car show takes place, and includes raffles, awards, music, monster truck, local food and restaurants, sponsors and vendor displays.
Live Music at Brown’s Field on Harsens Island June through September. Bring your lawn chairs to enjoy an evening of entertainment. Free admission and parking. Main Landers are welcome to walk across!
Marine City celebrates the fall season with pumpkin carving, kids activities, craft and vendor show and a haunted house in Heritage Square Park. October.
In Downtown St. Clair, Whistles on the Water recreates the time when steamships were the “Royalty” of the Great Lakes. Museums and collectors are invited to bring their steam whistles to Whistle on the Water. All whistles deemed safe are blown.
Kids, teens, adults and young-at-hearts filling the sidewalks of Riverview Plaza in St Clair and the downtown streets with imaginative imagery. Admission is free. The chalk is free. So come on down and chalk away!
Held at Fort Gratiot Pond and includes a pumpkin patch, petting zoo, pony and tractor rides, bounce house, live entertainment, magic show, straw maze, chili cook off and more!
Fall festival with contests, concessions, music, face painting and more.
The Port Huron Beerfest is a popular event hosted in Keifer Park on the banks of the St. Clair River.
Various Halloween activities throughout the month of October hosted by the St Clair Chamber of Commerce. Includes, trick or tree trail, chili cook off, Halloween Window Painting, Costume Parade, Outdoor Movies, and House Decorating Contest.
Join us on evening in September and October at McMorran’s southwest parking lot (behind Sperry’s Moviehouse) to watch a family-friendly movie from your car. Audio will be available over the radio on 90.1 FM. In partnership with Sperry’s Moviehouse.
A spectacular winter scene with lights, decorations, hot beverages, and snacks.
Ring in the lights and excitement of the season during Marine City’s Lighted Santa Parade! Stay for Santa visits, sweet treats, shopping and other holiday festivities.
A weekend long events that includes ice sculptures, fireworks, live music, contests and more!
Multiple weekend, outdoor Christmas market in the beautifully decorated St Clair Riverview Plaza. Enjoy lights, craft vendors, holiday sales, food specials and Santa Claus.
Holiday festival in Downtown St Clair with a parade, tree lighting, reindeer and more.
Annual winter wonderland festival held in Downtown Marine City.
Experience the magic of an old-fashioned river town Christmas and join in the citywide celebration with carolers, wagon rides and meet-and-greet with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Formerly known as the infamous Marine City Llama Races, we are changing the focus to be more nautical related, and what better than boats! Always a fun time that you will not want to miss!
Art Hop is a night of art, music food, fun and community. A mini-sidewalk festival inspired event, Art Hop brings the art enthusiasts, fun-seeking families and merrymakers together to support beautiful, historic Downtown Port Huron.
Annual Walleye Fishing Tournament held over 3-days hosted by the St Clair Boat Harbor.