Lake St. Clair Waterfront Events Calendar

Lake St. Clair Guide keeps up with a waterfront events calendar to help you find things to do!

Check out the Lake St. Clair online monthly events calendar below and the full boating season calendar in the 100-page magazine to participate in the many activities on and around the waterfront.

AUGUST & September 2019 updated calendar events for Lake St. Clair! Many things to do around the waterfront. 

Car Show in New Baltimore, Michigan park off of Lake St. Clair

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Neon Adult Pool Party – MacRay Harbor

Date: August 16, 2019

Time: 9:00 p.m. - Close

Location: 30675 North River Road, Harrison Township, MI

Neon Adult Pool Party – MacRay Harbor

Join MacRay Harbor for “Neon Adult Pool Party”.  CALL 586-468-1900 ext. 432 for more information.

Kid’s & Adult Schedule of Weekly Activities at Lake St. Clair Metropark for Summer

Date: August 17, 2019

Location: 31300 Metro Pkwy, Harrison Township, MI

Kid’s & Adult Schedule of Weekly Activities at Lake St. Clair Metropark for Summer

Many hikes, exploring, hands on experiences, & indoor events for children and adults throughout the season.

A beautiful park to visit with a lot to do.  Putt putt, par 3 golf, swimming pool, splash pad, playgrounds, volleyball, basketball, bring your bikes, and much more!

Click calendar for 2019 events.

Discovery Cruises Weekly at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Date: August 17, 2019

Location: 31300 Metro Pkwy, HarrisonTownship, MI 48045

Discovery Cruises Weekly at Lake St. Clair Metropark

All Summer Family boat excursions to enjoy Lake St. Clair area waters… both fun & educational. Click More Info for 2019 schedule.

Clinton River Cruises – Click for Schedule or Plan Your Own Event

Date: August 17, 2019

Location: 152 North River Road Mt. Clemens, MI 48043

Clinton River Cruises – Click for Schedule or Plan Your Own Event

Lunch and Dinner Cruises throughout the summer and fall.

Enjoy lunch or dinner while on a leisurely boat cruise up the Clinton River into Lake St. Clair. Click for schedule & reservations or CALL 586-468-0212.

Bourbon – Brews – BBQ / Algonac, MI

Date: August 17, 2019

Location: 1130 St Clair River Dr, Algonac, Michigan

Aquafest – St. Clair Shores Nautical Mile

Start date: August 17, 2019

End date: August 18, 2019

ST CLAIR SHORES AQUAFEST

Festival Location: Blossom Heath Park
The Nautical Mile • Jefferson Ave • Fishing Pier
• Trolley Rides
• 6th Annual Ultimate Air Dog Show/Dog Jumping Competition
• 5k Fun Walk/Run Benefit 4 Paws 1 Heart
• Pony Rides • Petting Zoo • Face Painting
• Kids Fishing Derby @ Fishing Pier
• Vendors & Craft Show
• Cool City Luau – see facebook Cool City committee – St Clair Shores
• Pancake Breakfast – Jefferson Yacht Club
• Magician – Comedy Magic
• Watermelon Eating Contest
• Classic Offshore Powerboats @ Brownie’s on the Lake
• Great Lakes Historians
….AND MUCH MORE TO COME!

Sunday Night Concert – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Date: August 18, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Location: 31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Township, MI

Sunday Night Concert – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Weekly free concerts!  Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes as you spend an evening listening and dancing away the night to some great music on the shores of Lake St. Clair.

Thomas Welsh Activity Center

August 18 – The KROON Band showcases a variety of music genres, including Jazz, Motown, Pop, Top 40, R&B, Rock, Reggae, Blues, Country and Hawaiian.

Sandbar on the Puce River Live Music

Date: August 18, 2019

Location: 930 Old Tecumseh Rd, Belle River, ON N0R 1A0, Canada

Sandbar on the Puce River Live Music

August 18 – Mojo Wailers

August 25 – Jen Knight

CLOSED! St. Clair River Sunday August 18

Date: August 18, 2019

Due to the annual “Float Down” the St. Clair River is closed to ALL BOAT TRAFFIC from 11am – 8pm (approximately).

The closure is from the Blue Water Bridge in Port Huron to Marysville, MI.

Float Down on the St. Clair River

Date: August 18, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: St. Clair River Michigan

A day of “non” motorized vessels float the St. Clair River from the Blue Water Bridge to Marysville.

The St. Clair River is CLOSED to all motorized boats from approximately 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Read about the event here from the 2019 Lake St. Clair Guide Magazine

Farmers Market – New Baltimore, MI

Date: August 18, 2019

Time: 9:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Location: 36355 Front Street, New Baltimore, MI

Farmers Market – New Baltimore, MI

The New Baltimore Farmers Market runs each Sunday into October.

Come by boat or car!

Market features local foods, farmers, artists, live entertainment and many special events throughout the season.

Michigan Special Olympics “Fun Run”

Date: August 21, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Michigan Special Olympics “Fun Run”

Join the Wertz Warriors for the annual August “fun run” around Lake St. Clair.  Designed for boats 26′ and longer.

Registration is limited.

Contact Jeff:    EMAIL –  weberjd@ymail.com

LIVE WEBCAM over Lake St. Clair

Date: August 22, 2019

Location: Fair Haven, Michigan

Live Webcam – Check out the latest lake conditions… watch a nice sunset!

live webcam lake st. clair

9th Annual Kayak around Harsen’s Island

Date: August 24, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: School House Grille

9th Annual Kayak around Harsen’s Island

Eric Mueller Memorial Ride for Michigan Special Olympics.

RESCHEDULED FROM AUGUST 17 – New Date is Saturday August 24

Hosted by the Water Warriors.   $100 donation – water & lunch provided.

Email Wendy:   kayakerswanted@gmail.com

 

Detroit Hydrofest 2019

Start date: August 24, 2019

End date: August 25, 2019

The 2019 Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Hydrofest – watch the world’s fastest automotive-powered hydroplanes compete on a 1.25 mile course every
15 minutes.

Day tickets start at $10 for general admission, $20 for grandstand seating on Saturday,
$25 for grandstand seating on Sunday or $40 for grandstand seating all weekend.

LINK TO EVENT MAP – DETROIT RIVER

Voyageur Encampment – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Start date: August 24, 2019

End date: August 25, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: 31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Township, MI

Voyageur Encampment – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Come experience the rich history of the Voyageurs, Coureurs de Bois, Native Americans and early settlers of our Great Lakes. Witness the lifestyles and skills of the Great Lakes fur trade community.

Canoeing • Camping • Cooking • Crafts • Trade Goods Display • Music • History

Sunday Night Concert – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Date: August 25, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Location: 31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Township, MI

Sunday Night Concert – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Weekly free concerts!  Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes as you spend an evening listening and dancing away the night to some great music on the shores of Lake St. Clair.

Thomas Welsh Activity Center

August 25 – Sinjon Smith is a top regional cover band awarded “Best Of” for the last six years running featuring Variety / Rock.

Farmers Market – New Baltimore, MI

Date: August 25, 2019

Time: 9:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Location: 36355 Front Street, New Baltimore, MI

Farmers Market – New Baltimore, MI

The New Baltimore Farmers Market runs each Sunday into October.

Come by boat or car!

Market features local foods, farmers, artists, live entertainment and many special events throughout the season.

Decker’s Landing Live Bands

Date: August 30, 2019

Location: 9081 Anchor Bay Drive, Algonac, MI

Decker’s Landing Live Bands
August 30 special guest “Brent Mireau”, opened for Ted Nugent and Josh Grayson at DTE.
Decker’s presents live bands every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

Art on the Bay – New Baltimore Waterfront

Start date: August 31, 2019

End date: September 1, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: 36355 Front Street, New Baltimore, MI

Art on the Bay – New Baltimore Waterfront

The area’s Premier fine art and crafts show.

Featuring:

Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, Woodworking, Glass Work, Metal Work, Jewelry, Candles, Crafts, Food Vendors, Music, and more!

Algonac Art Fair – Classic Cars Too

Start date: August 31, 2019

End date: September 1, 2019

Location: 1025 St Clair River Dr, Algonac, MI 48001

The Algonac Art Fair began in 1972, and is sponsored by The Algonac Art Fair Committee.

Annual Harsen’s Island Turkey Shoot

Start date: August 31, 2019

End date: September 2, 2019

Hosted by the Harsen’s Island Lions Club each Labor Day Weekend.

Antique Boat Parade

Date: August 31, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. Start

Annual classic boat parade up the St. Clair River from Harsen’s Island to Algonac, MI

Sunday Night Concert – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Date: September 1, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Location: 31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Township, MI

Sunday Night Concert – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Weekly free concerts!  Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes as you spend an evening listening and dancing away the night to some great music on the shores of Lake St. Clair.

Thomas Welsh Activity Center

Last concert for the summer – September 1 – Sinjon Smith is a top regional cover band awarded “Best Of” for the last six years running.

MORE September Events Coming Soon!

Date: September 1, 2019

Enjoy August yet!  Summer is still here!

More events to be loaded for September, please check back again for many waterfront activities.

Cigar & Bourbon Night at the Crews Inn

Date: September 5, 2019

Location: 31988 N River Rd, Harrison Charter Township, MI 48045

Cigar & Bourbon Night at the Crews Inn

$85pp – Includes Ribeye Dinner at the Crews Inn on the Clinton River, Harrison Township – CALL to RESERVE… Tom @ 586-463-8144

Enjoy 3 cigars, scotch’s & bourbons after your steak dinner.

 

Metro Boat Show – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Start date: September 12, 2019

End date: September 16, 2019

Location: 31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Township, MI

Metro Boat Show – Lake St. Clair Metropark

Come out and see the boats on land and water. There will also be boating accessories, food vendors and much more.

Location: Lake St Clair Metropark Marina

This year the show is expanding again, keeping the main Boardwalk on the water through the entire show. Because of it’s growing size, show management is providing a free trolley service for boaters along the show perimeter.

10th anniversary of Michigan Boating Industries producing the show!  Will be bigger and better event again this year!

Hours: Thurs., Fri.: Noon – 7:30 p.m., Sat.: 11 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.; Sun:11 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, current promotions, and contest information, visit metroboatshow.net .

Admission: $10 for adults, children 12 and under free with an adult. Parking is $10 or free with a Metroparks permit.

 

Cruise, Dinner, and Show from the Crews Inn

Start date: September 26, 2019

End date: September 27, 2019

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Location: 31988 North River Rd, Harrison Charter Township, MI 48045

Cruise, Dinner, and Show from the Crews Inn

The “Crystal Blue Band” – the former “Original Shondells” who recorded many favorites including Crystal Blue Persuasion, Crimson and Clover, Mony Mony, and many more hit songs!

$85pp – Includes Dinner at the Crews Inn on the Clinton River, Harrison Township – CALL to RESERVE… Tom @ 586-463-8144

TWO NIGHTS – THURSDAY September 26 and FRIDAY September 27

 

Restaurant Handbook 2019 Lake St. Clair Summer Edition

Date: September 30, 2019

Many waterfront restaurants have regular weekly entertainment, food & drink specials.  FOR COMPLETE schedules on these many locations, please visit the “NEW” summer edition for everything you’ll need to know!

map of lake st. clair restaurants 2019

 

Feel free to share your public “Waterfront” events with us!

Date: September 30, 2019

email: lakestclairguide@yahoo.com