Northern Michigan Events: Four ways to celebrate the special day with Dad.
Marvel at Grand Traverse Area’s latest architectural wonders in the Parade of Homes beginning Saturday, June 18. Every year in June, this eight-day gives tour-goers a peek inside some of the Traverse-area's coolest new homes. Tickets are $10 per person in advance, and $12 per person during the Parade. No strollers are allowed, and a ticket is required for each individual including children (excluding babies) even if only one home is toured. hbagta.com
Saturdays: 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Sundays: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday & Tuesday: 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Vintage hotrods, trucks, sports cars lineup at the Presbyterian Church of Harbor Springs June 19 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the 4th Annual Father’s Day Cruise In. Created and organized by this little white church with the big white steeple, the Cruise In attracts nearly 200 participants annually. Start your engines! 231.526.1233.
Inhale that unsalted breeze rolling in off Lake Michigan as you stroll through the quaint lakeside village of Leland this Friday, June 17 from 5-9 p.m. Participating stores offer hors d’oeuvres and refreshments while celebrating fabulous artists and craftsmen of the area. For more information, call 231.994.2707.
The 9th annual In-Water boat Show, hosted by the Bay Harbor Lake Marina will have you ooh-ing and ahh-ing all weekend, June 17-19. The show showcases the gorgeous watercraft and yachts docked at the marina, as well as land displays of kayaks and boating goods. Walstrom of Bay Harbor displays new models of Tiara Yachts, Chris-Craft, and Pursuit that range from 22 to 58 feet. Lake Michigan Yacht Sales shows off the brand new models from Riviera Yachts of Australia, as well as Rampage Sport Fishing and Larson. Pre-owned boats are also for sale at the event. Admission is free, so stop by and check it out! Friday 3-8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 231.439.2544.