Wednesday, July 12th, 6 to 9 pm
Little Traverse Bay Humane Society
Crooked Vine Vineyard and Winery
8370 Lakeview Rd., Alanson
Bring you best 4 legged friend for some wine, music, local food truck by Littleman Bites(name of their dog). Help support THE LITTLE TRAVERSE BAY HUMANE SOCIETY and pet adoption program. Portion of wine sales goes to LTBHS. Click here for the event FB page.
Saturday, July 15th, noon to 5 pm
Silver Muzzle Cottage Open House
201 EC Loomis Dr., Elk Rapids
Come in, meet the dogs in Silver Muzzle Cottage and see where they live, love and play. They will have free snacks & refreshments. They will also have a low-cost mobile vaccine clinic & microchipping clinic on site for those of you with pets that need their vaccines updated! (Their facility is located on the site of Bowsers By The Bay, 201 EC Loomis Dr.)
Thursday, July 27th – Live Auction
Sit and Stay
Art Event to Benefit
Charlevoix Area Humane Society
The Bay Harbor Foundation has partnered with the Charlevoix Area Humane Society to present an evening of fun and fundraising. Local artists have transformed Adirondack chairs and benches into unique pieces of functional art. The chairs and benches will be publicly displayed throughout the Charlevoix and Emmet County communities during June and July of 2017, and then sold at a live auction on Thursday, July 27. Click here for more info.
Saturday, August 5th
Pets, Love and MusicFundraiser
Sponsored by the Charlevoix Area Humane Society
Mackinaw Trails Winery, Petoskey
Charlevoix Area Humane Society will host their fourth annual WoofStock music and pet festival. The day will be a full day event to celebrate a wide variety of music to support the North West Michigan Region and the animals we love. This festive fundraiser will be held at the facility and grounds of the beautiful Mackinaw Trails Winery on 131 just south of Petoskey Michigan. We anticipate approximately 2,000 people including hundreds of friendly dogs attending throughout the course of the day and evenings events. There will be 10-12 bands performing during the day and early evening on several stages, an open mike stage. We expect this setting and lineup will give enthusiast several venues and a great variety of entertainment options. Click here for more info.
Saturday, August 12th at 11 am
Northport Dog Parade
Entry fee ($5 early registration, $10 same day registration). Money is split and the total money raised is split between Silver Muzzle Cottage and 2 other charities. This year’s theme is ‘Hairy Tales’ (a play on ‘Fairy Tales’). Registration and parade line-up on 3rd street – beginning at 9:30 am. Parade begins at 11:00 am. Click here for the FB page.
Thursday, August 17th, 6 to 9 pm
Howl at the Moon
Little Traverse Bay Humane Society Fundraiser
1300 W. Conway Rd., Harbor Springs
Click here for the event FB page
Sunday, August 20th, 5 to 8 pm
Silver Muzzle Cottage
Come out and watch the parade of boats carrying our very special cargo – our SMC Cottage residents! Other senior dog lovers and SMC Alumni will also be participating. Not up for a boat ride??? Stay on land and view the parade from the expansive deck of the Riverwalk Grill & Taproom restaurant. There will be live music and you’ll get an opportunity to meet the dogs we strive to help. Get there early to get a great seat on the deck. Click here for the FB event page.
Friday, August 25th, 9 am to 6 pm
Saturday, August 26th, 9 am to 5 pm
Cheboygan County Humane Society
Annual Garage Sale
Cheboygan Co. Fairgrounds
207 E. Lincoln Ave., Cheboygan
Saturday, August 26th, 11 am to 3 pm
Handds to the Rescue and
Cherry Capital Mobile Pet Hospital host:
Bark at the Park
Click here for the FB event page.
September 16th & 17th
Facebook Fundraising Auction
for Silver Muzzle Cottage
Stay informed with previews of auction items and more on their Facebook group page here.