SMALL PRESS BOOK & ZINE FAIR Saturday, August 5, 2017 11am-5pm CT Participating Authors, Publications, Presses & Organizations Mark James Andrews Mary Dean Cason Juliet Cook Daulton Dickey Carol Estes Gregg Fraley Bill Gainer Joyce …
LIVE LIT – Storytelling, Spoken Word & Poetry Readings Saturday, August 5th 7-10 pm CT free appetizers and cash bar 21+ event Authors of original work please REGISTER BELOW to participate slated to perform (check back …
Friday, August 4
Participating authors and presses informal meet and greet following the 1st Friday Art Walk
Saturday, August 5
BOOK FAIR: 11am-5pm
Speakeasy @ Artspace: 7-10pm
Sunday, August 6
Featured Reading LEGIT AF: time TBA
This is a very busy weekend in Michigan City. If you are coming from out of town and need to find lodging, it's best to do that early.
Franklin Street between 8th and 4th streets will be blocked off to traffic for the street festival -- Taste of Michigan City.
Street Parking is available on nearby streets. The parking lots on the corner of 8th & Washington are also free and open to the public on a first come, first serve basis. Parking is also available in the Lighthouse Premium Outlets lot located on Wabash Street.
Other Happenings Around Town
First Friday Art Walk
Aug 4 6-8pm
The First Friday Art Walk is a multi-venue event promoted by the Michigan City Mainstreet Association which focuses on fostering the arts and the artist who create it. On the first Friday of every month from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., local, uptown businesses and galleries open their doors to the public and host artists and their work, showcasing everything from paintings, to sculptures, to live performances.
TASTE OF MICHIGAN CITY
Aug 4 & 5 Sample a variety of delicious foods from various local restaurants, visit the beer and wine garden and experience live music and family entertainment along the streets of the Uptown Arts District.
9th Annual Great Lakes Grand Prix
Aug 3-6 at Washington Park Beach, Michigan City, IN.
Boat Parade and Block Party
Aug 5, 6pm - Downtown Michigan City