Visitors flock to South Haven, Michigan all year-round in the name of outdoor adventures. From snowmobiling to cross-country skiing, canoeing, hiking and biking, the landscape of South Haven offers up endless opportunities for family fun! When summer rolls around, you’ll want to make sure to plan your trip for a June getaway. South Haven’s beautiful location on the shores of Lake Michigan make it the perfect place to celebrate Harborfest—a Michigan event quite unlike any other and one you definitely won’t want to miss!
South Haven Harborfest History
It’s scenic place on Lake Michigan has endowed South Haven with a maritime history that’s rich with tradition. In honor of this city’s shoreline and water-based past, South Haven Harborfest has become an annual means to celebrating all that is Lake Michigan! In 2019, visitors looking to participate in the many activities held in the name of Harborfest will want to be sure to arrive for the two-day event beginning June 14th.
Harborfest is a South Haven event for visitors of all ages and brings the fun factor up to unbelievable levels. Harborfest features exhibits, displays and vendors that highlight several types of arts and crafts as well as endless food selections and the beverages to accompany them. Those with a passion for a fine brew won’t want to miss out on a chance to swing by the beer tent and try the newest local label. During the course of two days, a wonderful lineup of live musical performances is on the calendar as well as several kid-specific events for the little ones that are in town to celebrate as well. The highlight of Harborfest is always the many dragon boat races that have participants scrambling to put their water-based skills to the test in the name of fun and competition.
Logistics and Ticket Information
The heart of South Haven Harborfest events and activities can be found downtown near 546 Phoenix Street in South Haven. Wander around this area as well as the nearby beach to make the most of your time at this fun-filled festival. While tickets are not required to enjoy the festivities, vendors interested in hosting a stand are encouraged to apply for a place well in advance of June 2019.
Come for the Fun
A June trip in honor of Harborfest is sure to be a fun experience for the entire family. While you’re here, make sure you have a home away from home to call your own that’s easily booked with Beachwalk Properties. We have a passion for South Haven and making sure our clients experience a getaway unlike any other. Contact us to begin planning your Harborfest adventure today!