Saugatuck, Michigan


The Magic Begins on November 9th


"Like snowflakes, holiday memories engage the whole world in peace and love."
Charles Schultz

The Holidays at Wickwood
November 9th - January 6th

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
Sleigh Rides l Virtue's S'mores with Friends l Loft Dinners at Borrowed Time
Artisan Market at Virtue Cider
l New Year's Cocktail Buffet
Special Holiday Menus Everywhere

"Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality."
                                                           --- Washington Irving







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 The best way to spend the Holidays in Saugatuck
Special Multi Day Mid Week Offer

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Weekday rates begin at $229
Weekend rates begin at $259

Always including:
Wickwood's Farm to Table Seasonal Breakfast
Afternoon and Evening Holiday Sweets
Candlelight Evening Sips and Small Plates at Six

Reservations 269.857.1465


"Saugatuck is The Best Coastal Small Town in America"  --- USA Today, 2018

"Wickwood is One of America's Top Six Foodie B&Bs" --- BedandBreakfast.Com, 2018






Holidays Around The World
December 1 and 2


El Sueño Americano
Through December 22


November 14

"Surely of all the wonders of the world, the horizon is the greatest."
                    --- Freya Stark

2170 62nd Street, Fennville


Music Saturday Night 6-9pm With Dean Allrick

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



Lynyrd Skynyrd: Last Of The Street Survivors Farewell Tour
November 9

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
November 21

Breaking Benjamin and Five Finger Death Punch - November 26

Trans-Siberian Orchestra: Ghosts of Christmas Eve 2018
December 2

For King & Country: Little Drummer Boy | The Christmas Tour
December 9


 DeVos Performance Hall

GR Symphony Presents
Bernstein's 100th
November 2 & 3

November 4

November 7

Sinatra and Beyond
November 9 - 11

Dance Theatre of Harlem
November 12

Mozart Mass in C Minor
November 16 - 17
The Snowman
November 17

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
The Musical - November 18

Brian Wilson, co-founder of The Beach Boys,  presents Pet Sounds
November 20

Nephew Tommy - November 23

November 24

Harry Connick Jr - November 26

GR Symphony Presents Home Alone in Concert - November 29

November 30 - December 2

December 4

Wolverine Worldwide Holiday Pops
December 6 - 9

Grand Rapids Ballet Presents
The Nutcracker
December 14-16 & 21-23

GR Symphony Presents
Old National Bank Cirque de Noël - December 19 & 20

Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic
December 29 & 30

"What I like about the Holidays is you can make people forget the past with the present." --- Don Marquis

November 12 - 17

November 19

Rear Window
November 26

The Shop Around The Corner
December 3

It's A Wonderful Life
December 10


Holiday Gift Show
November 3

Curator's Lecture
November 4

November 6

 The Original Dickens Carolers November 20, 27
and December 4, 11, 18

Christmas Holiday Traditions
Around the World
November 20 - January 9

December 6

"The question is not what you look at, but what you see."
      --- Henry David Thoreau


Saugatuck Brewing Company

Kyle Brown - Nov 2
Kevin McDaniel - Nov 3
Randy Johnson - Nov 9
Matt Gabriel - Nov 10
Sean McDaniel - Nov 16
Chad Benson - Nov 17
Dave & Connie Dehaan - Nov 23
Dale Wicks - Nov 24
Kevin McDaniel - Nov 30 &
every night in December

Brewery Tours Every Saturday at 2 PM


Saugatuck and Douglas Galleries

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


"Time unfolds to reveal the auspicious tapestry of life." --- A.P. Posey

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

Annual Bubbles Tasting - Nov 10

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


800 Lake St., Saugatuck
Native American Art & Jewelry


"Don’t get your tinsel in a tangle."
                       --- Anon

Waypost Brewing Co.
1630 Blue Star Hwy., Fennville

Nov 2 - A Conversation with Tyler Voorhees
Nov 3 - The Bart Attacks!
Nov 10 - Aurora Birch
Nov 17 - Matt Gabriel
Nov 24 - Theresa Gray | Marking Time
Dec 8 - Aurora Birch


Winemaker’s Dinners
November 3 and 10

Nouveau Fest - December 1

Sip and Shop - December 8

"Nothing says the holidays, like a cheese ball." --- Ellen DeGeneres

Nov 4 - Urban Folk with Carcia Bridges
Nov 11 - Mark Lavengood Band
Nov 18 - Deep Greens and Blues
Nov 21 - May Erlewine Trio

Farmer's Markets
Wed & Sat in Holland thru Dec

Holidays At The Felt Mansion

• Dec 1 - Winterfest
• Self Guided Tours Most Days in December



Village Events

Candy Cane Lane

• November 22 Thanksgiving Day
• November 24 Small Business Saturday
• December 1 Saugatuck Christmas Parade
• December 1 Tree Lighting Ceremony & Visit from Santa
• December 1 Fenn Valley Nouveau Fest
• December 1 & 2 Holiday Reflections Concert
• December 1 Winterfest at the Felt Mansion

• December 7-9 & 14-16 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




Turtle Island Quartet with
Cyrus Chestnut - November 9

 The Holidays 2018
at Wickwood Inn

November 15 - 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 23 - 25
Thanksgiving Weekend
Be thankful for time to relax making memories.
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December 1
Village Tree Lighting
Ceremony and Parade
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December 26 - January 7
Holiday Weeks at Wickwood
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December 31
New Year’s Eve
Fireworks at Midnight
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January 1
New Year’s Day


Winter Wonderland Activities

Cross Country Skiing
and Snow Shoeing

Saugatuck Dunes State Park
Saugatuck Harbor Natural Area
Outdoor Discovery Center
Kal-Haven Trail
Pigeon Creek Park
Allegan State Game Area
Country Hills and Dales

Horseback Riding
Year Round

Wild West Ranch

Old Fashioned
Sleigh Rides

Wild West & Bittersweet Acres

Woods and Country Trail Walks - All around our Villages



Bowdie's Chophouse
The Southerner
Everyday People’s Café
Salt of The Earth
The Black Sheep
Hawk’s Head
Saugatuck Brewery
The What Not Inn
The Butler
Phil's Bar and Grill
Lucy's Little Kitchen
Ida Red's
• The BARge


Wyncroft Winery
Fenn Valley Winery
Virtue Ciderie
Petter Wine Gallery
Crane's Cider Mill
Tabor Hill Winery
McIntosh Winery
Clogdal Winery
Big Lake Brewery
Coppercraft Distillery
Saugatuck Brewing
New Holland Brewery
Fireside Brewing
Macatawa Ale
Our Brewing Company
Great Legs Winery & Distillery
Brewery 4 Two


 Relax at Wickwood's Spa

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


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


"Happiness is . . . making the first tracks on fresh snow."
            --- Jean-Claude Killy


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


"The people who give food to others, give them their heart."
          --- Caesar Chavez


Regional Dinners at the Mermaid
360 Water St., Saugatuck

Tastes of New Orleans
Nov 1 - 3 and 8 - 10

The Ring of Fire
Nov 15 - 17 and Nov 23 - 24

Haute Cuisine
Nov 19 - Dec 1
Dec 6 - 8 and 13 - 15



Button Gallery - Douglas

Holiday Sale
November 1 - 30


"I wish we could put the Holiday Spirit in jars and open a jar of it every month."  --- Harlan Miller

Holland Holiday Market
from November 17
to December 8

Trixy Tang - Nov 3
Jaded - Nov 10
DC90 - Nov 17
Tony Baker - Nov 23
Rockshop - Nov 24
Astro Jackson - Dec 1
Trixy Tang - Dec 8
DC90 - Dec 15
Silent Bark - Dec 22
Big Lake Duo - Dec 19


"There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor."
                                                                                       --- Charles Dickens

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

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The Inn


Wickwood Inn   |    510 Butler Street   |   Saugatuck, MI 49453
Tel 269.857.1465   |  
www.wickwoodinn.com   |    Bill and Julee Rosso Miller, Proprietors