2017 Calendar of Events

To learn more about some of the following events, and to find website links, visit the Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce website and the City of St. Joseph's website.


Beckwith Park Summer Concert Series, Dowagiac: Thursdays, beginning June 2

Michigan Free Fishing Weekend: June 10-11

Boat Safety Class, Sister Lakes Fire Department in Dowagiac: June 24, from 8am-2pm

Lest We Forget Reenactment, St. Joseph: June 24-26



Dowagiac Fireworks: July 1

Bigfoot Fourth of July Parade, Dowagiac: July 2

Magician Lake Picnic, Polk Waterfront: July 2

Magician Lake Boat Parade: July 3

Sister Lakes Lions Fireworks: July 9

Krasl Juried Art Fair on the Bluff, St. Joseph: July 8-9

Sister Lakes Triathlon & Relay: July 15

Van Buren County Youth Fair, Hartford: July 18-23

Summer in the City, Dowagiac: July 21-24

Humane Society Critter Classic Golf Tournament, Indian Lake Hills: July 21

Steve's Run, Dowagiac: July 29

Cass County Fair, Cassopolis: July 30-August 5



Cass County Fair, Cassopolis: July 30-August 5

Chalk the Block, St. Joseph: August 4-6

Lee Memorial Foundation Wine and Beer Tasting Event: August 6, from 6-9pm

Berrien County Youth Fair, Berrien Springs: August 14-19

Rod & Roll Classic Auto Show, Dowagiac: August 19

Kee-Boon-Mein-Kaa Pow Wow with the Pokagon Band of the Potawatomi Tribe, Dowagiac: Labor Day weekend

Magician Lake Pirate Boat Parade: Labor Day