Looking for details on the Cadillac music scene? Find the best in local performers and even Grammy award-winning artists on tour, up north! The Greater Cadillac Area has an variety of opportunities for you to enjoy live music this summer.
The Rotary Performing Arts Pavilion in downtown Cadillac will be hosting live music all summer long for everyone to come out and enjoy.
The Ancient and Honorable Clam Lake Dock and Dredge Marching and Chowder Society Silver Cornet Band—Mondays: 7pm @ Rotary Pavilion (100 S. Lake St., Cadillac, MI)
On Mondays come out and listen to this talented bunch, full of local volunteer musicians that perform concert band music for free.
Upbeat Cadillac & The After Hours Market —Thursdays: 7pm @ Rotary Pavilion, Cadillac, MI
For 10 consecutive Thursday’s come out and enjoy the variety of music that ‘Upbeat Cadillac’ has to offer form Live Jazz, R&B, Blues entertainment by World Class Jazz Productions and much more! The After Hours Market includes a variety of vendors and food trucks.
Coyote Crossing Summer Music Series – Saturdays on the outdoor stage @ 8593 S. 13 Rd., Cadillac, MI
Coyote Crossing Resort has put together another great line up this summer! Keep an eye out for open mic nights and additional live performances throughout the year and watch local artists show their talents.
Lake City Music in the Park – Thursdays: 7 p.m. @ The Lake City Free Stage (111 Front St., Lake City, MI)
Free summer concerts for your enjoyment at ‘Lake City Music in the Park’ located at the Lake City Free Stage.
Live Music at The Patio on Main – Downtown Lake City, MI
Manton Market & Music – @Railroad Park in the Old Fire Barn & Manton Station – 107 State Street, Manton, MI.
The Market will take place on Friday afternoons from 3-7pm, June 3rd – October 14th. More details can be found here.
Northern Exposure Campground & RV Park – 285 Manistee River Rd Mesick, MI
Live Music at Purchase Pavilion – Luther, MI
Live Music in The Greenhouse – @Willow Market in Cadillac, MI
Check out these local music festivals in 2022 – remember to plan ahead and buy your tickets early!
Cadillac Festival of the Arts – July 15 & 16 – @The Cadillac Commons
8th Annual Depot Music Festival— June 30 – 3pm to 9pm @After 26 Depot
Come and listen for free to an incredible line-up of outstanding musicians. We will be doing raffles, hosting kid’s games and activities, selling commemorative merchandise, and providing fantastic food choices. There will also be a beer and wine tent and artisan and crafter booths outside.
Hoxeyville Music Festival— Aug. 19-21 @ Hoxeyville Festival Site in Wellston, Michigan
Nestled in 150 acres of farmland surrounded by the Manistee National Forest, Hoxeyville Music Festival is a testament to pure North Country peace and celebration.
Hoxeyville is the Midwest’s premier Americana and Roots festival. It boasts two stages featuring national touring artists, and the best and brightest Michigan talent with an intimate capacity of three thousand. Safe & family friendly camping (and playground!), excellent kids’ tent programming, unbelievable food, and an easily traversable site. Details & tickets at hoxeyville.com.
Earthwork Harvest Gathering—Sept. 16-18 @ 4747 N. 7 Mile Road Lake City, MI 49651
The Earthwork Harvest Gathering is a celebration of food and music, featuring the freshest of local ingredients and fine imported specialties. A family-friendly Gathering bringing us into contact with the abundance of our community, the Earthwork Harvest Gathering has ripened Michigan’s artisan culture for over 15 years, and hosts 2500+ attendees, who camp in the mixed hardwood forests and open meadows of Earthwork Farm every third weekend in September, annually. Learn more at earthworkharvestgathering.com
Cadillac’s Craft Beer Festival – September 24th – 3pm to 9pm @Cadillac City Park
Established in 2010, you will find the best in Michigan Beer, mead, cider & spirits along with our small town tailgate atmosphere overlooking Lake Cadillac. With food & retail vendors, yard games and a live music stage there is something for everyone, so grab some friends and meet us downtown! Details can be found at ccbeerfest.com.
Make sure to get out and enjoy all the live music that the Greater Cadillac Area has in store for you this summer!