When summer heats up, so does the action in the mountains. Take your pick from this calendar of more than 50 festivals (divided by region, alphabetically and in chronological order). From classical to jazz to rock-n-roll, and from sporting events to culinary extravaganzas to art celebrations, there's truly something for every taste. If you don't see a listing for your favorite resort, chances are its schedule hadn't been released when we compiled this calendar. Just log on to specific resorts' websites to see what else is being offered.
HARBOR SPRINGS CYCLING CLASSIC, JUNE 3
This ride offers options for both extreme and beginner cyclists. Participants can choose between 20-mile, 42-mile or 100-km rides. The $20 entry fee buys the ride and a barbecue lunch. A lodging package runs at $109.
Contact: 800-530-9955. www.harborsprings-mi.com
PETOSKEY SUMMER ANTIQUES FESTIVAL, JULY 1-2 AND AUG. 5-6
Held at the Emmett County Fairgrounds, this festival offers guests thousands of antiques to peruse and to purchase.
Contact: 810-465-9441 www.harborsprings-mi.com
BLISS FEST MUSIC FESTIVAL, JULY 7-9
Lineup to be announced.
Contact: 231-348-2815, www.harborsprings-mi.com