Events calendar

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9:00 am

Muskegon Coin Show

Sons of Norway

Muskegon Coin Club coin show. Our 101st show.  many dealers with coins, stamps, gold, silver and sports cards.  Free admission. Free parking. Silent auction and raffle prizes.

9:00 am

Craft and Collectibles Fair

Unity Church of Muskegon

Over 15 crafters, lunch for purchase, baked goods for sale. 9 am to 3 pm.

9:30 am

Lakeside Emporium Sweetest Day Parade

Lakeside Business District

The parade is scheduled for Saturday, October 21, with a 9:30am step-off time.  It’s short (3 city blocks), but performing groups who are willing to do so are invited to stay and perform at the parade’s conclusion, in their parking lot.  The stage will be used to “accept” each group’s donation of food items and/or winter wear, and they will thank and acknowledge each group individually at that time.  Non-performing organizations will have the opportunity to share information about their group, if they choose to do so.

10:00 am

Creative Saturday

The Red Lotus Gallery


Free to the public but donations always welcome.


Join our MCA members in creative idea exchanges, inspiration & camaraderie as you work on your project.  (Ages 12 and up) Bring your current ‘working’ projects:


• ATC [Artist Trading Cards, supplies available]

• Sewing projects [bring your own sewing supplies]

• Drawing projects [bring your own art supplies]

• Painting projects [bring your own art supplies], etc.

10:00 am

MARKET MUSIC at the Grand Haven Farmers Market

Grand Haven Farmers Market

MARKET MUSIC at the Grand Haven Farmers Market

Courtyard Concerts is pleased to announce its partnership with the Grand Haven Farmers Market and the Grand Haven, Spring Lake, Ferrysburg Chamber every Saturday til the end of October. Courtyard concerts is coordinating all of the music and providing the sound. Local artists include Chris Wiser, Ruth and Max Bloomquist, loren Johnson, and Plain Jane Glory just to name a few. These are shine only events and music will be performed between 10 and noon.

10:00 am

Historic Site Free Weekend Tours

Hackley & Hume Historic Site

Free Weekend Tours of the Hackley and Hume Houses for Muskegon County Residents during the Month of October.

10:00 am

Depot to Depot Fall Color Tour

Muskegon County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Gather your friends and family to experience vibrant fall colors at the Depot-to-Depot Fall Color Tour! This free, self-guided tour happens from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm on October 7, 14, 21 and 28. “Color Tourers” can pick up a map at either the Muskegon County Convention & Visitors Bureau or the White Lake Area Chamber/CVB. Visit stops along the way to win great prizes! Refreshments will be served at both the Muskegon and Whitehall Depots and kids will receive a free pumpkin that they can decorate on-the-spot.

10:00 am

Tempting Tables

Holiday Inn-Muskegon Harbor

October 18 – 21, come to the Holiday Inn Muskegon Harbor for “Tempting Tables: Tablescapes and Collections!”  Tempting Tables is a grassroots volunteer organization that showcases exquisite, elaborate and creative TABLESCAPES.  This is a fundraiser with 100% of the ticket proceeds benefiting breast cancer research in Michigan.

10:30 am

Computer Class: Intro to Powerpoint

Hackley Public Library

powerpointComputer Class-Intro to Powerpoint

10:30 am- 12:00 pm, Saturday, October 21

De'ondra Pentecost will teach computer classes on Saturdays from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Registration is required. Call HPL at 231-722-8000 or visit HPL Events to register.  Brought to you through the generosity of the Friends of Hackley Library.

Powerpoint.  Learn how to create a slide show.  

12:00 pm

Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh

Hackley Public Library

Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh

1:00 pm

Knitting Club

The Book Nook & Java Shop

Knitting Club Meets every 1st and 3rd Saturday @ 1 p.m. Come join Lynn Whalen and friends - all skill levels are welcome! Come to knit or just to chat, but come on down in any case and warm up at Knitting Club!

1:00 pm

Traditional Irish Music Session

Loutit District Library

Traditional Irish Music Session Saturday, June 20 1-3 p.m. Program Room A Whether a beginner or an advanced session player, bring your Irish musical instrument and participate in LDL's merry band of Irish session players. Music will be provided. Even if you don't play, come and listen.

2:00 pm

Minecraft for Kids

Hackley Public Library

Grab your (virtual) bow and arrows and take out as many Minecraft chickens as you can!   

Please register online or by calling 231-722-8014.

5:00 pm

Murder Mystery: Zombie Cannibal Asylum

Amanda’s Bequest

October 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Amanda’s Bequest, 5200 Anderson Rd., Montague

7:00 pm
7:00 pm
7:00 pm

Haunted Hall

The Lakes Mall

Friday and Saturday nights in October from 7:00pm – 11:00pm, come to the Lakes Mall for The Haunted Hall! Shake and cower with fright at “The Asylum,” “Phobia,” “The Fun House” and “3-D!”  Enter all four haunts for only $15.00.  Tickets can be purchased at the door with cash or credit card.  Save $1.00 for every canned good you donate to Love, Inc. at the ticket office with a maximum of $3.00 off per ticket.

This attraction is NOT recommended for children under 12 years of age, the sickly, the faint of heart, or those likely to wet the bed after experiencing sheer terror. For more information, visit or find them on Facebook.

7:30 pm

Performances @The Block: Neil Jacobs: American Gypsy

The Block

The “Gypsy Power Trio” of Neil Jacobs, 12-string guitars, Steven Fox, acoustic bass and Arkadiy Gips, violin, perform breathtaking compositions with Gypsy, Celtic, Balkan and Classical influences.
Tickets: $20-$35, $10 Student tickets with ID

Call 231.726.3231 x223 for tickets and more information. Doors and bar open at 6:45, concert begins at 7:30 PM.

7:30 pm


Frauenthal Center for the Performing Arts


October 21, 2017
7:30 pm
Frauenthal Theater

Tickets: $10 Advance, $12 Door

7:30 pm


Overbrook Theater, Muskegon Community College

Muskegon Community College opens its 2017-18 season in Overbrook Theater October 18-22 with the award-winning play “Metamorphoses,” based on the myths of Ovid and written and originally directed by Mary Zimmerman.