There are some fun events going on this weekend in and around Kalamazoo!


Friday, July 31

Surf and Turf on The Terrace

  • Where: W.K. Kellogg Manor House 3700 East Gull Lake Drive Hickory Corners, MI 49060
  • When: 5:30 - 9:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $45
  • Details: Join us for an elegant summer evening at the historic W.K. Kellogg Manor House overlooking Gull Lake. Arrive at 5:30 pm for a guided stroll through our Manor and gardens.
  • Contact: Nicole Kokx (269) 671-2160
  • Where: Bronson Park, 200 S. Rose, Kalamazoo, MI
  • When: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Admission: Free
  • Details:  It's summertime so Lunchtime Live! is back with even more dates to free you of the office.  Bronson Park will be host to live music, local food trucks, pop-up retail vendors and other summertime activities!  There will be something for everyone!
  • Contact: Ashton Anthony (269) 337-8191

Saturday, August 1

Gilmore Car Museum's Red Barns Spectacular Car Show and Swap Meet

  • Where: Gilmore Car Museum 6865 Hickory Rd Hickory Corners, MI 49060
  • When: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $12; Children 11 & under are free
  • Details: The Judged Car Show and People’s Choice Show are both open to all vehicles through 1990, including cars, trucks, commercial vehicles, vintage campers, military vehicles, fire trucks and boats!
  • Contact: (269) 671-5089
  • Where: Tibbs Brewing Co. 402 S. Burdick, St.Kalamazoo, MI 49006
  • When: 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Admission: $19
  • Details: The public walking tour is in downtown Kalamazoo where you can learn about the craft beer in Kalamazoo, enjoy sampling some of the best beers in the world, and find out about the fascinating history of Kalamazoo. *Registration will be held at noon with departure at 1 p.m.
  • Contact: Go to for more info, or, call John Liberty at (269)-350-4598.

Kalamazoo Growlers vs. Green Bay Bullfrogs

  • Where: Homer Stryker Field, 251 Mills Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49048
  • When: 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $7 – $25
  • Details: The last home-stand of the Kalamazoo Growlers season begins with a match-up against the Green Bay Bullfrogs. This weekend could decide who enters the playoffs, and whose season ends soon. The last weekend also means awesome chances to win prizes and have fun!
  • Contact: Owen Blake (269) 492-9966

Sunday, August 2

Beer and Dinner

  • Where:  One Well Brewing, 4213 Portage St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001
  • When: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $30
  • Details: Please join us for our first beer pairing dinner on Sunday, August 2! Our head chef and resident food guru, Sal, will be cooking up a four-course meal inspired by our beers. Each course will be infused with beer and paired with a five-ounce sample of the beer that was used to make the course. A vegetarian option will also be available for non-meat eaters.
  • Contact: (269) 459-9240

Kalamazoo Growlers vs. Green Bay Bullfrogs

  • Where: Homer Stryker Field 251 Mills Street Kalamazoo, MI 49048
  • When: 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Admission: $7 – $25
  • Details:The last home game of the regular season for the Kalamazoo Growlers! Come see them take on the Green Bay Bullfrogs for the last time in 2015! Prizes, contests, and all different giveaway items will be available!
  • Contact: Owen Blake (269) 492-9966

Concerts in the park

  • Where:  Bronson Park Kalamazoo, MI
  • When: 4:00 p.m.
  • Admission: FREE
  • Details: Yolanda Lavender: Lavender, who serves as executive director of the Black Arts & Cultural Center in Kalamazoo, is a national recording artist and songwriter with the independent label Truth Tone Records. Rain site: First United Methodist Church
  • Contact: (269) 342-5059