Muskegon’s Summer Symphony: Free Outdoor Concerts

young female deejay with long hair in yellow headband stands at music board in sunlit park filled with trees and light.

Sunshine, warm nights, and the sweet sounds of live music.

young blonde woman with side braid and denim jacket sings into microphone and plays violin in park

That’s the soundtrack of summer in Muskegon County, Michigan!

Looking for a fun, free way to experience the best of the season? Look no further than Muskegon’s incredible lineup of outdoor concerts.

Unwind, Connect, Discover: The Magic of Muskegon’s Free Summer Concerts

Ditch concert tickets for a picnic basket and surround yourself with live music. This beachtown’s picturesque parks, waterfronts, or even lighthouses provide stunning backdrops for free concerts. Imagine grooving in the grass, boogieing on the beach, or swaying under the stars. Muskegon’s outdoor concerts offer the perfect soundtrack for your Michigan summer adventures.

Crowd sits in front of park bandshell listening to outdoor musical performance. they are surrounded by green grass and trees with a bright blue summer sky above.

Endless Choices

The melodies of Muskegon are truly endless! Options range from lively “Parties in the Park” at Hackley Park to the serene at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp. Listen to the West Michigan Concert Winds along the shores of Muskegon Lake.  Or dance under the stars at The Deck and Dockers Fish House.

This is just a taste! With summer concerts offered at White River Light Station, McGraft Park, Pomona Park, the Montague Bandshell, and even more locations, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect setting to create your own summer symphony.

crowd on beach watches band on outdoor stage. Lake michigan is in the background and white clouds streak the blue sky.

Find Your Perfect Harmony

Ready to find your summer soundtrack in Muskegon? Head over to the Concerts & Live Music Page on the Visit Muskegon website. Here you can use the handy search filters to find concerts by date and location.

Whether you’re looking for family-friendly music, a chance to discover new artists, or a relaxing evening under the stars, Muskegon’s Summer Symphony has something for everyone.

mom and daughter dance on wide sidewalk in park surround by people

So, grab your friends and family, pack a picnic basket, and get ready to experience the joy of live music under the Muskegon County summer sky!

 

Visit Muskegon Depot to Depot Fall Color Tours

Experience Michigan’s Beautiful Autumn; and a Fun Fall Tradition.

Visit Muskegon presents the 18th Annual “Depot to Depot Fall Color Tour”

This October we invite you to celebrate the vibrant colors of our woods, dunes and water…and win prizes! Take your car or bike on this self-guided color tour; stretching from the Muskegon South Pierhead Light to the White River Light Station.

Wind your way along Lake Michigan. Travel the historic West Michigan Pike BywaySoar over a canopy of fall colors. And see the scenic roads of Muskegon County in all their autumn glory.

See the sites, snap some “selfies” and discover our local shopsrestaurantsattractions and more.

Depot to Depot Details

🍁 Depot to Depot 2022 takes place October 1 – 31, 2022
🍁 Stop in to the Muskegon Union Depot and White Lake Train Depot to pick up a map
🍁 Maps will also be available to download
🍁 White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce will have refreshments and donuts. There will also be pumpkins for the little ones throughout the month of October (while supplies last)
🍁 Contest photo entries can be submitted through this link: https://bit.ly/SubmitD2DPhotosHere
🍁 At the end of October there will be drawing for for an overnight stay at the Shoreline Inn in Downtown Muskegon (standard room, blackout dates apply based on availability)
🍁 This event is FREE

Click HERE to Download Map of Suggested Scenic Routes 

Instructions to Enter the Contest

  • Snap photos or selfie at your favorite scenic stops, businesses and attractions
  • Share the photo with a check-in on Facebook and/or Instagram. Include the hashtag #D2D22
  • Submit your favorite photos of scenic stops, businesses and attractions through this link https://bit.ly/SubmitD2DPhotosHere
  • Contest begins October 1, 2022
  • Entries must be received by November 1st, 2022
  • Include location of photo and photo credit preference
  • Each entry should should include one photo attachment. If you would like to submit multiple photos entries, please enter each separately.
  • Winner will be drawn November 2, 2022
  • Prize must be claimed by November 9, 2022

2022 Depot to Depot Specials

Many local attractions and businesses are offering samples, specials and discounts throughout the month of October to those participating in the self-guided tour. Simply present your paper or downloaded 2022 Depot to Depot map to receive your offer.

Click HERE to Download Special Offers And Map 

Peak Leaf Peeping

🍁Click here to view the interactive Pure Michigan Fall Color Map; anticipating peak colors for Michigan.

Historic Depots

🍁  Muskegon Union Depot
Muskegon County Convention & Visitors Bureau
610 W Western Ave, Muskegon, MI
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9 am – 3 pm

🍁  White Lake Train Depot
White Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
124 W Hanson, Whitehall, MI
Monday – Friday 9 am – 3 pm

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