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2018 Summer Concert Venues

Celebrate the sounds of summer! This is a particularly wonderful time in the Saugatuck, Douglas, Fennville area because of the varied genres and locations of concerts. Plan a special night out or make it a weekly occurrence – there’s so much to choose from.  D O W N T O W N  S A U […]

Parking in the Saugatuck/Douglas Area

Having trouble finding parking in the Saugatuck/Douglas area? Not to worry. We’ve created a condensed list of public and paid parking within each downtown area – with maps! Hopefully this saves you time, so you can spend more time outdoors and less time circling the block. S A U G A T U C K […]

Fourth of July in Saugatuck: The Final Weekend (Part III)

Even though the 4th of July is over, fear not! There’s a whole weekend left to celebrate. We have composed a long weekend of fun activities – so get ready to explore, dine, (and possibly dance), all while soaking in the warm July weather. We know you’ll enjoy all that the Saugatuck/Douglas area has to […]

Saugatuck Center for the Arts: 2018 Theater Season

Get ready to laugh and maybe even fall in love with the three legendary musicals coming to the Saugatuck Center for the Arts this summer! Mason Street Warehouse and the SCA have once again collaborated, adding Mamma Mia!, Dixie’s…, and Once to this season’s bill, starting June 22. As a big supporter of the SCA, […]

Birding in the Saugatuck Douglas Area

Have an interest in these beautiful creatures around the Saugatuck, Douglas and Fennville area? Well you’re in luck! The West Michigan area abounds with inhabitants of many species, and you don’t have to be an avid bird watcher to enjoy them in these habitats. It’s as easy as selecting a city and park – then […]

Saugatuck Named One of America’s Best Lake Towns

Saugatuck/Douglas was recently named by Thrillist and USA Today as one of the top lake towns in the United States!! Thrillist named us to their “America’s 20 Best Summertime Lake Towns” thanks to the amazing world-wide reputation for Oval Beach, our famed Mount Baldhead Park and our fantastic charter fishing on Lake Michigan. And USA […]

Saugatuck Named One of 30 Best Beach Towns in the World

 It’s always brings a smile when you see that Saugatuck is included in a story about the 30 Best Beach Towns that Should be On Your Radar — in the entire WORLD! Here is what MSN and U.S. News and World Report had to say: “Overlooking the shores of Lake Michigan, Saugatuck is home to several serene beaches that […]

Spring Getaways — Food and Wine Weekends in Saugatuck

We recently asked our amazing B&Bs and luxury hotels to share with us some of their fun springtime food and wine weekends that our visitors can experience. Take a look at what Judson Health Colonial Inn, The Belvidere, and The Kirby have coming up! Spring is the perfect time to escape to the Saugatuck area. […]