Mackinac Island Music Festival
Celebrate the sounds of the island at this exciting music festival, which takes place this year from October 12-19 and features performances in rock, blues, soul, folk, country, bluegrass, jazz and classical. Showcasing talented artists from the island and across the nation, this weeklong event features numerous performances at various island venues including the legendary Pink Pony, Mackinac Art Gallery and Mackinac Island Public Library.
The theme for the 9th Annual Mackinac Island Music Festival is “Heart of a Woman,” so you can expect a heavy lineup of female musicians and singers. Also featuring a film screening and musician workshop, this island festival will thrill music fans with daytime performances and nightly jam sessions. Don’t miss top headliners Barbara Payton & the Instigators, and purchase tickets in advance online for best results.