June 28 | Sunday Sunset Concert at the Harbor Pavilion in Elk Rapids

Sunday Sunset Concert – Elizabeth Rivers and friends (Harbor Pavilion 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm) | MAP

8pm: Sweet Joe Williams and Preachers Daughter (Elizabeth River and Joe Williams)
9pm: The New Black (Elizabeth Sexton Rivers, Peter Murphy, and Denny Richards)

Professional Services Provided by: Freshwater Events

June 6 | The Traverse Bay Blues Society Challenge

If you are a blues musician of any age, and perform alone, as a duo, or with a band, we hope that you will sign up for the Traverse Bay Blues Society Challenge and Showcase of local talent. It's going to be the most fun you can have standing up.


A concert featuring the amazing Thornetta Davis will follow the Challenge and Showcase.

May 17 | Music for MS" Fundraiser at West Bay Beach Resort

TRAVERSE CITY, MI – The public is invited to our 2nd Annual “Music for MS” Fundraiser - Music and Silent Auction featuring leading regional musicians.

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an unpredictable, often disabling disease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information between the brain, spinal cord, optic nerves, and body.

May 23 | 10th Annual Michigan Beer & Brat Festival Saturday

Kick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment from Sweetwater Blues Band and The RockShow Band while sampling over 75 of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Held outdoors, slopeside. This year, be sure to check out the Car EVent with award-wining British cars from the 1940's-1980 and the latest Electric Vehicles on the market!

May 30 | Garden Party and Community Celebration


Traverse City -- May 30th is “Change the World Day;” a day of service to our community, and a perfect time to kick off our 2015 growing season at “Our Neighbors' Garden” and host a community event to celebrate the joy of caring for our neighbors in NW Michigan through live music featuring Orkestra 43, local food, a coffeehouse, professional massage, and activities for the entire family as we plant seeds of hope in NW Michigan.

April 24 | Environmentalist of the Year Awards and Celebration

NMEAC invites you to join us for local food, libations, talent, and appreciation at the Park Place Dome in downtown Traverse City.

5pm Music with Renee Herman and friends

6pm Reception
• Cash Bar, hor d’oeuvres, and conversation
• Featuring Renee Herman

7pm Program
• Welcome and Announcements
• About Us
• NMEAC Update
• Featured speaker: Stanley “Skip” Pruss
• SEEDS Youth Awards
• Keynote Presentation

8pm Award Presentations

More information and Tickets: http://NMEAC.org

The last chance to Vote for Our Friend Joshua Davis on "The Voice"

Josh Davis simulcast at the State Theater 7-April in Traverse City

VOTING | Call 1-855-864-2303 (x10) before noon
Click Here to Vote Online (x10)

Joshua Davis is a dear friend of ours at Freshwater Events, and we are endeavoring to help him move forward on The Voice television show. Voting begins during the performance and lasts only until NOON on Tuesday.

Wedding and Event Planners ... One Stop | Get a Lot

One-call / email is all you need in order to hire your officiant, live music (over 400 musicians to choose from), we have great DJ's, all amplified over our new crystal clear digital sound system(s), and we are delighted to provide assistance with event planning. We are a wedding planners best friend.

We even provide our own super quiet powerful electric power generator (if your wedding/reception is at a remote location where electricity is not available),

Join us: Blues Open Mic / Jam Sessions in NW Michigan

7 - 10pm - Third Thursdays
Monthly Blues Jam and Open Mic

FREE | Every Second Tuesday each Month from 7pm. Bring your instrument and/or your voice and come jam with us (or just join us to listen and enjoy). The Holiday Inn's West Beach Resort provides a family friendly environment with beverage and dining options for all ages, to satisfy your cravings.

FREE | Every Third Thursday each Month from 7pm. Bring your instrument and/or your voice and come jam with us (or just join us to listen and enjoy). MAP

We are very proud of Joshua Davis, a true Voice of northern Michigan

Joshua selected Blake Shelton as his Voice mentor/coach. We in northern Michigan known the depth and breadth of our friend and neighbor Joshua Davis. Mr. Shelton is in for a musical gift and vocal delights beyond his imagination.


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