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Face the Music



Live musical performances are part of the Art Coast experience, and there is no shortage of opportunities to treat your ears while visiting Saugatuck, Douglas, and Fennville. Here we give you the top places to catch free music during the summer season.

Music in the Park

Popular bands play at Wick’s Park Gazebo from 7–9 pm every Wednesday in Saugatuck. Family-friendly and free of charge, bring your lawn chairs and a picnic, and get ready to dance.


Thursdays in August

Kicking off on August 5th,  the Fennville City Music Hall concert series happens every Thursday for the rest of the summer in downtown Fennville’s Memorial Park and features a variety of musical genres.

Thursdays at the Felt

This annual summer concert series takes place every Thursday in July at 7 pm at the Felt Estate. Admission is free with food and beverages available for purchase beginning at 6 pm.

Music in the Vineyards

Enjoy live music amidst the beautiful setting of Fenn Valley Vineyards every Thursday from 5:30–7:30 pm and on Saturdays from 2:00–5:00 pm June to September. Admission is free with snacks and wine available for purchase.


Live Music on the Lawn

Spend a weekend evening listening to your favorite current and classic cover songs performed acoustically by talented artists on Borrowed Time’s lawn.


Secret Garden Guitar Series

Enjoy the smooth sounds of local guitarists each Saturday from June through September from 4:00 – 7:00 pm in J. Petter Galleries Art Garden, where you can also savor boutique wines and artisan cheeses as you admire the fine art.

  • Borrowed Time
  • The Butler Deck
  • Christo’s Roadhouse
  • Coastal Society
  • Coral Gables
  • Crane’s Pie Pantry Restaurant & Winery
  • Guardian Brewing Company
  • Pumpernickels
  • Red Dock
  • Salt of the Earth
  • Sand Bar Saloon
  • Saugatuck Brewing Company
  • Saugatuck Center for the Arts
  • Saugatuck Fish Camp
  • The Annex
  • The BARge
  • Wally’s Bar & Grill
  • Waypost Brewing Co.
  • Wick’s Park Bar & Grille

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