Saugatuck, Michigan




"It's the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love!"
                                                                                        --- Alexander Hamilton


The Holidays at Wickwood
November 17, 2017 - January 7, 2018

Horse Drawn Carriage Rides l Nouveau Wine Tasting l Wickwood's Tree Festival
Unique Christmas Shopping
l Mulled Cider l Twinkling Lights in Trees
Artisans Holly Days Bazaar
l Concerts at Salt Of The Earth  l Bubbly Tastings
A Christmas Carol
l Tree Lighting Ceremony l Christmas Shopping Prizes
Open Houses
l Concerts l Fireworks at Midnight l Christmas Parade
Wonderful New Restaurants
l Cookie Plates l Jazz l Candlelight Services
10 Chefs Speakeasy Gala l New Year's Cocktail Buffet
Special Holiday Menus Everywhere




"Over the river and through the woods now Grandmother's face I spy.
Hurrah for the fun. Is the pudding done? Hurrah for the pumpkin pie!!"
                                                                                           --- English folksong




"Christmas is doing a little something extra for someone."   --- Charles Schulz


"What if, today, we were grateful for everything?"  --- Charlie Brown


Check Availability

Wickwood Holiday Specials


Through January 7, 2018

Weekdays beginning at $239

Weekends beginning at $279

"True merriment requires hot chocolate and extravagant amounts of tinsel!"
                                                                                               --- Lucille Ball





Brubeck Brothers Quartet
November 17


Corridor Series: Camp Home Photographs by Kevin J. Miyazaki - Thru Nov 24

Art à Loan
Nov 15 - Dec 22


arts | in Open House
November 14

Holiday Market
November 25

Real to Reel: The Great Alone
December 15

"Let's be naughty and save Santa the trip."   --- Gary Allan

On Water Street in Saugatuck

Nov 17 - Chef Tasting with Golden Brown Co.

Dec 8 - Chef Tasting with Golden Brown Co.

"Christmas isn't a season. It's a feeling."  --- Edna Ferber

Nov 19 - Amy Andrews & Ralston Bowles
Nov 22 - May Erlewine Trio
Nov 26 - Drew DeFour & Brad Philips
Dec 3 - Muteflutes
Dec 10 - Who Hit John?
Dec 17 - Schrock Bros Band
Dec 27 - Rachael & Dominic Davis
Dec 31 - Jive at Five


Virtue Cider proudly presents its latest edition of The Mitten, a winter cider, bourbon barrel-aged many months and finished with a bit of this season’s fresh juice.

November 18
Virtue Cider, 2170 62nd St. -  Fennville

Monday is our open-mic Jazz Jam evening with the What Not Band

Saturday Night Music Dean Allrick Jazz Pianist/Singer

Nouveau Fest
December 2

98 Water Street

Holidart - November 18


800 Lake St., SaugatuckNative American Art & Jewelry


 De Vos Performance Hall

BRAVO! Gala & Awards
November 14
Verdi Requiem
November 17

November 19

Les Miserables
November 21 - 26

December 1 - 10

December 11

December 12

Holiday Pops
December 14 - 17
Cirque de Noël
December 21 - 22



The Master Lecture Series - Calder: The Conquest of Time, The Early Years: 1898 - 1940
November 14

 The Original Dickens Carolers November 21, 28
and December 19

Christmas Holiday Traditions
Around the World
November 21 - January 7

"Nothing says The Holidays like a cheese log." --- Ellen DeGeneres

Holiday Reflections
Dec 2 and 3
First Congregational Church
of Saugatuck


Saugatuck Brewing Company


Brewery Tours Every Saturday at 2 PM

Nov 11 - Ry Petermann
Nov 18 - Big Boss Blues Trio
Nov 25 - Megan Dooley



Art Galleries in Our Villages

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

James Brandess
Studios & Gallery
238 Butler St., Saugatuck

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


"There's a magical wand waved over the world and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful."
--- Norman Vincent Peale

Private Tasting at The Petter Wine Gallery 161 Blue Star Hwy., Douglas

Nov 25 - Small Business Saturday

Expand your knowledge by scheduling your own private time with the Somm who will focus on your favorite varietal or region and broaden your horizons.

Antiques Abound right on our doorstep

• Anderson Antiques in Fennville
• Blue Star Antique Pavilion
• Olde House Antiques


Holidays At The Felt Mansion

• Dec 9 Winterfest
• Dec 14 Wine & Dine with Brian Vander Ark
• Dec 23 Brews with the Bloomquists
• Most December weekdays - Self Guided Tours



Nov 17 - Nov 19 Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes


Dec 3 - Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Dec 7 - Katy Perry featuring Purity Ring

Dec 10 - Christmas with Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith: Featuring Jordan Smith


Village Events

Candy Cane Lane

• November 17-19 While the Buck's Today, the Gals Need to Play - Ladies Weekend
• November 18 Douglas Holiday Preview
• November 23 Thanksgiving Day
• November 25 Small Business Saturday
• November 25  Holiday Market at the SCA
• December 2 Saugatuck Christmas Parade
• December 2 Tree Lighting Ceremony & Visit from Santa
• December 2 Fenn Valley Nouveau Fest
• December 2 & 3 Holiday Reflections Concert
l• December 9 Winterfest at the Felt Mansion
• December 16 Wine Tasting at the Felt

• December 8-10 & 15-17 Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol

• December 24 Christmas Eve Candlelight Services
• December 25 Christmas Day
• December 31 Restaurants Host Special Menus and Midnight Fireworks over Lake Kalamazoo

Holland Holiday Market
Weekends in November and December
Starting November 18

Button Gallery
33-35 Center St., Douglas


 The Holidays 2017
at Wickwood Inn
November 17 -  January 7, 2018

Festival of Trees
Eat, drink, and be merry with an Old Fashioned Holiday. Take the stress out of the Seasons
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November 22, 23, 24, 25
Thanksgiving Weekend
Be thankful for time to relax making memories.
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December 1, 2, 3
Christmas Parades
Village Holiday Lighting Ceremony Concert, Carolers, Dickens, Open Houses in galleries and shops
Concert, Carolers, Dickens,
Open Houses in galleries and shops.

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December 26 - January 7
Holiday Weeks at Wickwood
Unwind, reconnect, and relax while you Savor the Tastes and Spirits of the Seasons.
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December 29, 30, 31
Ring in the New Year with Champagne, Balloons, and Fireworks at Midnight


 Relax at Wickwood's Spa

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

"Don't skip believing."  --- Bill Murray

Now just across the street from Wickwood Inn

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.


Local Michigan Wineries


"May you never be too grown up to search the skies on Christmas Eve."
--- Jim Henson


Blue Coast Artists

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

A Raisin In The Sun
November 20

Lilies Of The Field
November 27

In The Heat Of The Night
December 4

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
December 11


Saugatuck & Douglas Unique Gifts



"If you never did, you should. These things are fun, and fun is good."   --- Dr. Seuss

"We hope you'll join us to celebrate The Holidays at Wickwood!!
                                                                                    --- Julee & Bill


The Inn