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Pancake Breakfast & Business Expo on March 11

Pancake Breakfast & Business Expo on March 11

The community can mark their calendars for two upcoming events!

Montague-Whitehall Rotary invites the public to their popular Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 11 from 7:30am – 12:00pm. Get the word out to bring the family to the Whitehall HS Cafeteria located at 3100 White Lake Drive for this delightful meal and good conversation. Cost is $6 for adults & $3 for kids.

On that same day at the High School, the White Lake Chamber of Commerce invites the public from 8:00am – 12:30pm for the free Business Expo. This is a perfect opportunity to get a sneak-peak at more than 50 businesses showcasing their products and services.

Visit: www.whitelake.org for more information.

Holiday Walk Returns

Holiday Walk Returns

For 23 years, the White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce invite the community to stroll the streets of Montague and Whitehall.

Holiday spirit will explode on Friday, November 18 from 2pm-8pm and Saturday, November 19 from 10am-4pm for the whole family to enjoy! From traditional Christmas Open Houses of participating merchants showcasing unique gifts and treats, festive holiday music & carolers to free carriage rides on Friday & Saturday, complimentary Trolley rides on Saturday from 1pm to 3pm, the Tree Lighting Ceremony and so much more. Best of all, children throughout the area are invited to help decorate the community Christmas tree with their own ornaments.

Call: (231)893-4585 or check out www.visitwhitelake.org for all the Holiday Walk information.

Sand Sculpture Contest

Sand Sculpture Contest

The Grand Haven, Spring Lake & Ferrysburg Chamber of Commerce invite residents & visitors to take part in this sand art building activity this Saturday.

After 2 hours of sand creating, individuals, teams & families will be judged and awarded prizes on their unique presentation.

Get your sand sculpture plans & tools in order.The Grand Haven City Beach is the place to be from 8:00am to 1:00pm on Saturday, August 13.

Go on-line to www.visitgrandhaven.com for more information.

Rainbow Child Care Center Celebrates Summer with Mobile Science Lab

Rainbow Child Care Center Celebrates Summer with Mobile Science Lab

Rainbow Child Care Center (Rainbow), a provider of academic-focused, early-childhood education with more than 120 centers across 12 states, recently celebrated its annual Summer Social with local families and special guest, Clarity Newhouse, professional race car driver.

Families that attended the event at Rainbow’s center in Walker, enjoyed interacting with Newhouse and getting an up-close look at her race car.  Doubling as a Mobile Science Lab, Newhouse’s race car provided young students an opportunity to explore science, technology, engineering and math during a fun, hands-on science lesson.

Great Lakes Kite Festival Returns

Great Lakes Kite Festival Returns

The State Park in Grand Haven comes to life with incredible kite performances this weekend. Don’t miss the fun!

For the 28th year, the world’s best kite flyers - individuals, pairs & teams will be performing continuously on Saturday, May 21 from 10am – 5pm & Sunday, May 22 from 11am – 5pm.

Kite enthusiast and their families are invited to experience different size kites with amazing capabilities controlled by professional kite handlers. There will also be an Open Flying Field to fly your own kite.

Grand Haven State Park is located at 1001 Harbor Avenue in Grand Haven, Michigan 49417.

Call: 1-866-428-2335 or visit www.mackite.com for more information.

Bike Safety Rodeo on May 19

Bike Safety Rodeo on May 19

There is fun for the whole family, Thursday evening!

The Montague/Whitehall Police Departments invite the community to bring your own helmet to receive a free t-shirt and take part in a lot of door prize giveaways. Individuals have the chance to test their skills on the obstacle course, along with taking a guided tour with a Bike Patrol Officer and enjoy free refreshments of hotdogs, popcorn & pop!

Venture out to the Montague Fire Station located at 5085 Wilcox Street in Montague to enjoy this evening of fun from 5:30pm though 7:30pm on Thursday, May 19!

Visit www.whitelake.org for detals.

The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival, May 19-22

The Bluegrass Gathering Music Festival, May 19-22

Ocean County Fairgrounds comes alive this week, Thursday through Sunday!

Rain or shine, there is musical fun for everyone! Along with the main stage bands & activities, families can experience individual days of activities. Friday, showcases local bands & jamming starting at noon. Saturday is packed with a Youth Showcase, a band scramble, amazing mainstage music, workshops, children’s activities & more. And free to the public on Sunday at 9:30am, all will gather together for a community church service with bluegrass Gospel songs.

The Oceana County Fairgrounds is located at 1025 S State Street in Hart, Michigan 49420.

Call: (231)742-0202 or visit www.bluegrassgathering.org for more information.