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Top Events in Scottville

The big little town of Scottville, Michigan offers fun events and festivals that have something for everyone. From auctions to ice hockey, and concerts to kayak races, you’ll never be bored in Scottville!

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Here we’ve condensed the most popular annual happenings, so you can see at a glance which time of year you may want to visit our wonderful area. Welcome to Scottville!

Scottville Fall Celebration

The Scottville Harvest Festival and Scottville Summer Fest have blended into one event that takes place in September. The festival’s new name is Scottville Fall Celebration. There are many great events during the festival including the Miss Mason County Pageant, Car Show, Rubber Ducky Race, Car Show, and more!

West Michigan Ice Hockey Tournaments

West Shore Community Ice Arena in Scottville hosts several youth and adult hockey tournaments throughout the fall and winter. The Area 24 Special Olympics host their charity hockey game to benefit local area Special Olympic athletes.

Family AfFair

This public and free event has been bringing businesses and community agencies together annually for nearly 30 years to provide a fun-filled day for children and families. Each year, about 60 groups from local businesses, community agencies, and clubs have booths providing hands-on activities, snacks like cotton candy and popcorn, giveaways, and information on resources for families. 

Spartan River Run Kayak Race on Pere Marquette River

This race is held in conjunction with the Scottville 10 + 31 Celebration and includes three difference races to choose from. Two of the races are strictly kayak or canoe and the third is a triathlon which includes biking, running, and paddling. This event is sponsored by Paddle Sports Factory Outlet and Smith & Eddy Insurance and takes place on the Pere Marquette River

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West Michigan Activities & Attractions

Grand Traverse Lighthouse

The Grand Traverse Lighthouse is situated at the end of the Leelanau Peninsula within, about eight miles north of the town of Northport.

North Country Trail

Created in 1980, this trail has 1,000 miles running through Michigan, which also runs through the Huron-Manistee National Forest.

Scottville Clown Band

The colorful attire and crazy antics of the Scottville Clown Band amuse people, but they also have extraordinary musical talent.

West Michigan Arts Scene

West Michigan is home to numerous artists with so many different talents. Groovy music, vivid paintings, gorgeous photography, and more!

Traverse City Opera House

The Traverse City Opera House has a 700-seat theater which offers a place for quality arts and cultural entertainment.

Silver Lake State Park

The Silver Lake State Park is 3,000 acres and is situated between Silver Lake and Lake Michigan, offering boating, fishing, swimming, & ORV.