Saugatuck, Michigan



Today, a rainbow over the lake, triplet fawns prancing on Wickwood's lawn, and a duck parade stops traffic on Butler Street. All this before nine on a Saturday morning.

It's just another day in paradise"    --- Fred Schmidt, local resident

"Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."   --- Albert Camus






Wickwood Awarded "Trip Advisor's 2014 Certificate of Excellence."


Book Now

Mid-Week Fall Specials


Weekday rates begin at $259       Weekend rates begin at $329

Always including:
Wickwood's Farm to Table Breakfast
Afternoon an Evening Sweets
Evening Sips and Small Plates

Available through November 1, 2014

Reservations 800.385.1174 and 269.857.1465


We are experiencing unusually heavy reservation bookings.
Please call us as soon as possible to make your plans.

"The best way to predict the future, is to invent it." --- Nora Ephron


September 24 - October 12
Visit Art Prize During the day . . .
Stay at Wickwood at night


Lucky Plush Dance
September 25 & 26

Sweet Honey in the Rock
October 17

Brentano String Quartet
November 7

The Expedition to the End of the World
Thru Sept 13

Ida ~ Sept 15 - 20

My Old Lady ~ Sept 29 - Oct 4

Magic in the Moonlight
Oct 6 - 11


Out On The Water

Star of Saugatuck

Harbor Duck


Charter Fishing

"Footprints On The Sand" Exhibit
is open weekends
at the Pump House Museum
overlooking the Kalamazoo River

98 Water Street, Douglas

6 Pack: Figurative Works
Thru October 8


Clothesline Art Show
September 20

Art & All That Jazz
Saturday, October 11

Sailboats in the Saugatuck harbor


September 25
Barton Fink (1991)
Starring John Turturro, John Goodman, Judy Davis

October 9
The Hudscuker Proxy (1994)
Starring Tim Robbins, Paul Newman, Jennifer Jason Leigh

October 23
Fargo (1996)
Starring William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi


31st Annual Goose Festival

October 11 - 12, Fennville

Halloween Harvest Festival & Parade
October 25

Marro's for Music
Thursday - Sunday with Mark Kahny

Apple Picking Has Started

Apple selections include many varieties available to the discriminating picker and apple connoisseur.
Golden Supreme
Golden Delicious
Red Delicious
Honey Crisp
Ida Red

God of Carnage
Sept 26 at The Red Barn Theater

Katherine Bode-Lang & Laura Donnelly
Sept 18

Bob Mankoff, Cartoon Editor of The New York Times - Oct 23

Adrian Matejka, Pulitzer Prize in Poetry Finalist -  Nov 13



Touching Strangers
Thru November 2


Every Friday from 9 am to 3 pm


Fed Up - Oct 9

Life Itself - Nov 15

Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me
Dec 11


Community For All - Sept 18


Janis Siegel - Sept 19

Al Stewart - Oct 4

Suzanne Vega - Nov 22


Saugatuck Brewing Company

Last Call Band - Sep 20
Big Boss Blues Trio - Sep 27
Josh Quinlan Trio - Oct 4
Jen Sygit & Sam Corbin - Oct 11
Jack Leaver - Oct 18
The Trace Duo - Oct 25
Ry Petermann Band - Nov 1
Formerly Hip - Nov 8
The Schrock Brothers - Nov 15
Drew Behringer - Nov 22
Double Nickel String Band - Nov 29

Brewery Tours Every Saturday at 2 PM

"A life without love is like a year without summer." --- Swedish Proverb

Area Restaurants

Clearbrook Grill Room

Hercules Bar & Grill

Salt of the Earth

Everyday Peoples Cafe

The Piper


Phil's Bar & Grille

The Belvedere

The Butler

Ida Red's Cottage

Pumpernickel's Eatery

Marro's Italian Restaurant
Music with Mark Kahny and others

Lucy's Little Kitchen

Petter Wine Gallery
161 Blue Star Hwy., Douglas

Virtue Cider
2170 62nd Street, Fennville

"Every summer has a story."
                         --- Woody Allen

Antiques Abound right on our doorstep:
Amsterdam in Saugatuck
Anderson Antiques in Fennville
Bentley’s Fine Antiques
Blue Star Antique Pavilion
The Olde Farmhouse Antiques
• Olde House Antiques

Allegan Antique Market
September 28

"If you’re not barefoot, you’re overdressed."     --- Anon

James Brandess Studios & Gallery celebrates 20 years

Stop by and congratulate him at  238 Butler Street in Saugatuck

Summer Concert Series
September 18
Tours are every Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saugatuck and Douglas
Fall Gallery Stroll Weekend
October 11 and 12

Dawn Stafford's Peachbelt Studio & Gallery
Corner of M-89 & 63rd St., Fennville

James Brandess
Studios & Gallery
238 Butler St., Saugatuck

98 Center St., Douglas

Armstrong-De Graaf International Fine Art
403 Water St. on Main, Saugatuck

Bruce Baughman Studio & Galleries
242 Butler St., Saugatuck

Marcia Perry, Sculptor
Blue Star Hwy., North of Saugatuck

Amazwi Contemporary Art
249 Culver St., Saugatuck

Janice Miles Gallery
421 Water Street, Saugatuck

Good Goods
106 Mason Street, Saugatuck

LaFontsee Galleries
410 West Center Street, Douglas

Sculpture Garden

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens
thru October 2014

Heirloom Tomatoes

September 13 & 14

Chrysanthemums and More!

Sept 19 - Oct 26

Emerging Sculptors

Opening September 19

 Wickwood Inn Exclusive

Sept 19 - Nicolas Biscardo
Italian Wine Importer

Sept 26 - Wine School with Stuart Allen, our quirky Sommelier

Private Wine Tasting at The Petter Wine Gallery
Private Cider Tasting at Virtue Cider

 Relax at Wickwood's Spa

Swedish Massage
Hot Stone Massage
Couples Massages
Deep Tissue/
European Facials
Anti-Aging Facia

"Sun is shining. Weather is sweet. Make you wanna move your dancing feet.
                      --- Bob Marley

Music at

Karisa Wilson - Sep 16
Graham Parsons - Sep 23
Nathan Kalish - Sep 30
Delilah DeWylde & the Lost Boys - Oct 7
Annie & Rod Capps w Jason Dennie
Oct 12
Hey Mavis - Oct 19
The Crane Wives - Oct 26

"Be like a flower, turn your face to the sun."     ---- Kahil Gibran

West Michigan Wineries

September Vineyard Tours
Oct 4 - 5 K Vineyard Race




Staying Fit in Saugatuck

It’s easy here. We have miles of beaches to walk, trails to cycle, streams and rivers, and one Big Lake, to canoe, kayak, and surf, and paths and woods to walk. We also are lucky to have the Satya Yoga Center which is dedicated to our best selves with yoga, Pilates, meditation, martial arts, dance and even Boot Camp. There are classes, personal training, and workshops for all.


Lakeshore Pilates is committed to upholding the highest standards of Joseph Pilates with Group Reformer & Mat classes and personal training. Lakeshore Pilates takes Pilates seriously training men and women of all ages. Visitors welcome.

Pumphouse Gym

The Pump House Gym is everyone’s favorite for hitting the Cardio Mezzanine with Elliptical Bikes and Treadmills, free weights and Magnum weight and strength training equipment. Classes, day rates, personal training, it’s all here seven days a week. Walk-ins welcome.

"Summer. Sun drenched days and starlit nights."   --- Mama Cass


Blue Coast Artists
Fall Tours
Oct 4 and 5
10 AM to 6 PM

Lattner Studio
Lattner Studio

Blue Star Pottery
Blue Star Pottery

Khnemu Studio LLC
Khnemu Studio LLC

Blue Roan Studio
Blue Roan Studio

Lake Effect Pottery
Lake Effect Pottery

Blue Star Studio of Wood and Glass LLC
Blue Star Studio of Wood & Glass LLC


Monday evening joins us for the What Not Band and our Open-Mic Jazz Jam


Golf Courses in and around Saugatuck
are OPEN!


Celebrating the Germ Masters
Sept 27

Farmer's Markets
Holland on Wed & Sat
Saugatuck on Fri
South Haven on Sat
and Farm Stands all around

Chili Cook-Off
 October 12

Art & Poetry Exhibition
Thru Sept 28
DePree Art Center and Gallery


Wickwood Reservations 269.857.1465
or 800.385.1174


Our Innkeepers answer 9am - 9pm
everyday of the year!

Plus now you can Book On-line!

The Inn

Silver Palate Cookbook  Silver Palate Good Times Cookbook  The New Basics  Silver Palate 25th Anniversary

Julee and Bill

Wickwood Inn   |    510 Butler Street P.O. Box 1019   |   Saugatuck, MI 49453
Tel (800) 385-1174   |  
www.wickwoodinn.com   |    Bill and Julee Rosso Miller, Proprietors