Glen Lake Chamber of Commerce

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Manitou Music Presents the Sound Garden Quintet

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

The Glen Arbor Arts Center’s inaugural musicians-in-residence, Interlochen Public Radio’s Sound Garden Quintet, breaks down barriers to classical music by bringing conversation and a community spirit to music-making. They will present dozens of free performances in Glen Arbor throughout the month of June. The Sound Garden Quintet will be hosted by the GAAC’s community partner,

Unconditional PRIDE PopUP

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

June 4 | 11 am – 3 pm | Glen Arbor Arts Center
Rain date: June 5
Application Deadline: May 15, 2022 The Glen Arbor Arts Center’s first 6ft Apart Art Artists PopUP + Demo event of 2022 is June 4. The GAAC will collaborate with Up North Pride to create the Unconditional PRIDE Artists PopUP +

Free

Artist In Residence Presentation – Quinn Faylor

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

The flora and fauna of the Sleeping Bear Dunes will be the focus of Detroit artist Quinn Faylor’s work during their Glen Arbor Arts Center residency May 29 – June 11. Faylor will spend two weeks creating paintings and textile works that continue their exploration of home, and human relationships to land and the natural

Free

Art After Hours In Glen Arbor

Downtown Glen Arbor Glen Arbor, MI

Nine Glen Arbor galleries and artists studios will keep the night light burning this summer as part of Art After Hours. Art After Hours takes place June 15, July 20, and August 17, 5-7 pm. It offers visitors a chance to take a self-guided walking tour of galleries located in Glen Arbor’s art district –

Free

Artist In Residence – Valerie Mann

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

Fiber artist Valerie Mann will explore and fabricate a new body of work based on grief, both personal and global, during her Glen Arbor Arts Center residency June 12 - 25. Mann, a resident of Saline, Michigan, will combine and sew repurposed materials into sculptural pieces. Each of the GAAC’s artist-residents offer a conversational presentation

Free

QuinTango

Glen Lake School 3375 W. Burdickville Rd., Maple City, MI

Presented by our community sponsor Interlochen Public Radio, QuinTango’s woman-powered quintet plus their male Argentine bandoneon player re-imagine traditional tango using classical chops, jazz harmonies, and arrangements. The Washington DC-based sextet’s passion and precision create an unforgettable evening of intimacy and musical audacity. We will be holding this amazing performance at the Glen Lake Community

Free

Artist In Residence Presentation – Amanda Kendrick

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

Indiana artist Amanda Kendrick will use her Glen Arbor Arts Center residency to switch gears. Kendrick has built a studio practice based on painting. During her June 26 – July 9 residency, she will work on new sculptural forms that reflect her interest in “domesticity and elevating the mundane.” Each of the GAAC’s artist-residents offer

Free

July Artist PopUP + Demo at the GAAC

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

The Glen Arbor Arts Center’s second, 2022 artist PopUP is July 10, 11 am – 3 pm at the GAAC. The PopUP turns the GAAC’s front yard and parking area into open-air exhibition and music venues. The Artist PopUP is an annual summer event. It’s an opportunity for visitors to watch and ask makers about

Free

Art After Hours In Glen Arbor

Downtown Glen Arbor Glen Arbor, MI

Nine Glen Arbor galleries and artists studios will keep the night light burning this summer as part of Art After Hours. Art After Hours takes place June 15, July 20, and August 17, 5-7 pm. It offers visitors a chance to take a self-guided walking tour of galleries located in Glen Arbor’s art district –

Free

Traverse City Dance Project

MI

Traverse City Dance Project July 30, 5 - 7 pm 9805 Nash Road, Maple City Sponsored by the Glen Arbor Arts Center and Interlochen Public Radio, the TCDP performance will feature original choreography, live music, and ten professional dancers from around the country. $30 GAAC members, $35 non-members. Free parking. Read more and purchase your

Beach Bards Bonus Bonfire: FLAGS Edition

Glen Arbor Arts Center 6031 S. Lake Street, Glen Arbor, MI

An evening of poetry, stories and music about flags takes place at the Glen Arbor Arts Center, August 2, 7 – 9 pm. The Beach Bards, Leelanau County’s hometown wordsmiths, will lead the evening. This special edition is open to all poets and writers of any skill level. Bring a poem or story to share.

Free

Plein Air Weekend

Downtown Glen Arbor Glen Arbor, MI

Painters from across Michigan and the Midwest will converge on Glen Arbor August 4, 5, and 6 for the Glen Arbor Arts Center’s 13th Plein Air Weekend.  This year the event will be highlighted by three outdoor painting competitions and two exhibitions of original work. The Sundowner is Thursday, August 4th. The artists will work to capture the

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