"One of the secrets to a happy life is continuous small treats"
--- Iris Murdock

B. E. A. C. H.
Best Escape Anyone Can Have

The Beach is just the beginning. There's so much more. Take your time. Relax. Explore. Reconnect. Immerse yourself in the secrets of our villages.

Three Hot New Restaurants & An Awesome Bakery * Spring Restaurant Week * New English Seedlips & Shrubs for Sipping at Six * Ai Weiwei * Morels & Ramps * First Annual Artz & Gardenz Tour * Berry French Toast & Bourbon Maple Syrup at Brunch * Foraged Morel Five Chef's Dinner * Craft Beer and Wine Fest * Chef's Dinner Series at Borrowed Time * Joan Baez & Mary Chapin Carpenter * Reel to Reel * Tulip Time* Private Wine Tastings * The First Walk On The Beach * Puttenesca Pinwheels at Six * Newborn Goats at Evergreen * New Art Openings atts Open * Race Up & Down Mt. Baldy * Picnic in the Dunes * American Artisinal Cheese * Petter Wine Gallery



"Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat."    --- Laura Ingalls Wilder



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

Weekday rates begin at $199       Weekend rates begin at $259
Up to 30% Off

Reservations 800.385.1174 and 269.857.1465


We're experiencing heavy bookings on many of the Spring/Summer weekends. We suggest that you do try and visit Saugatuck during the week and make your plans early so that we can see you at Wickwood Inn in the next few months!!

"It's Spring Fever. When you've got it, you want it. It just fairly makes your heart ache, you want it so!"     --- Mark Twain


May 13-14, 2017

Celebrate the beauty of Spring and the creative spirit at the first annual Artz and Gardenz Studio tour in Saugatuck, the center of The Art Coast of Michigan. Visit seven artist's private studios and gardens as they open their doors for you to enjoy their warm hospitability and contagious creativity.


"To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow." --- Audrey Hepburn




Memphis the Musical
June 23 - July 9

Fully Committed
July 21 - August 6

It Shoulda Been You
August 18 - September 3


Real to Reel: Shifting Sands
April 20

Real to Reel: National Bird
May 18

Real to Reel: I Am Not Your
Negro - June 8


MOVE IT! The Art, Science, and Fun of Toy Design
Thru May 26



On Water Street in Saugatuck

Chef Tasting Dinner with Golden Brown Co. - April 21 and May 12

Dave & Connie D on the Lawn
May 26

Mark Sala on the Lawn
May 28 as well as every Friday & select Sundays in June




April 24


Vox Vidorra - April 23
Twangtown Paramours wsg Nik James
April 30
Mainstays - May 7
Rachel B - May 14
Twin Mandolin Slingers - May 21


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.
Virtue Cider, 2170 62nd St, -  Fennville

Spring Wine-Maker's Dinner 2017
May 20

Live Local Music on Monday Night Only Jazz Jam Open Mic Night with The What Not Band Until May 2017

Summer Music - Sunday Evenings
May 7 - Dr. John
May 14 - Entourage
May 21 - Mike Raleigh
May 28 - Frank Eimer
June 4 - Mark Kahny Trio
June 11 - Christy G
June 18 - Silvertones
June 25 - Frank Eimer


SCA Farmer's Market
Opens May 5

Concerts at the Felt Mansion

June 15 - Delilah DeWylde
June 22 - Kari Lynch
June 29 - Orquesta Tradicion

May 6 -14 Holland

Ox-Bow campus Friday night open studios starts June 16

Winemaker's Dinner - April 8

New Release Wine & Food Pairings
April 22 & 23 and April 29 & 30

Morel Foraging Dinner with
Five Chefs Cooking - May 18

1st Annual Mother's Day Weekend Tour of Six Artist Studios and
a Lavender Farm.
May 13 and 14

98 Water Street, Douglas

designers select

Through April 29

the consistency over
a period of time.

May 6 - June 7

the state of being
strong & active.
Opens June 10


Summer Concerts
at Meijer Gardens

REPLAY AMERICA: Billy Ocean, Starship featuring Mickey Thomas, Taylor Dayne - June 4

Diana Krall - June 7

St. Paul & the Broken Bones
June 9

Four Voices: Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter & Indigo Girls Amy Ray & Emily Saliers - June 12

Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot!
June 18

Boz Scaggs - June 21

Daughtry - June 25

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
June 29




 Butterflies are Blooming
Through April 30

Michigan All State Bonsai Show
May 14

Ai Weiwei Art Exhibition
Through August 20

Music Events at Meijer Gardens

St. Paul & the Broken Bones - June 9

Four Voices: Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter & Indigo Girls Amy Ray & Emily Saliers - June 12

"Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend"
             ---Alan Rickman

Saugatuck Brewing Company


Double Nickel String Band - April 22
Rich Burkholder - April 29

Brewery Tours Every Saturday at 2 PM

"The most precious resource we all have is time."
                 --- Steve Jobs

Village 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

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

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.

June 17 & 18
Beery Field, Douglas



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


Steve Leaf & The Ex- Pats - April 21

Jim Shaneberger Band - April 28

Saugatuck-Douglas Antique Market
May 13 and June 10

May 6 - Derby Day & Spring Preview, Douglas Shops and Galleries with Art on
Center Street


Petter Wine Gallery
161 Blue Star Hwy., Douglas


May 13 -  Art and Wine Opening

June 10 - Art Opening Artists: Eddie Mitchell, Kirsten Barton, Matthew Jacobson - Wine  served

"Spring is Nature's way of saying 'Let's Party!'"
--- Robin Williams


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


Wyncroft Winery
Fenn Valley Winery
Virtue Ciderie
Petter Wine Gallery
Crane's Cider Mill
Tabor Hill Winery
McIntosh Winery
Clogdal Winery
Round Barn Winery
Coppercraft Distillery
Saugatuck Brewing
New Holland Brewery


April 20 - “Shifting Sands” film screening, presented in partnership with the Saugatuck Center for the Arts.

April 28 - Dine Around - Double the Fun in Douglas! Welcome spring we visit two homes in downtown Douglas for appetizers, desserts and libations!

May 24 - Tour of the Back-in-Time Garden at the Old School House during the Azalea and Rhododendron high season.

June 14 - Trip to Coral Gables in Saugatuck for a discussion about the history and stories of this local icon.


 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.


West Michigan Wineries



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


De Vos Performance Hall

Beethoven and Bernstein
April 21 & 22

April 26

Classical Mystery Tour:
Sgt. Pepper's 50th Anniversary
April 28-30

Motown The Musical
May 2 - 7

May 12 and 13
Beethoven's Erioca
May 19 and 20

Wild Kratts Live
May 21

June 6 - 11

June 17


May 26- 29

Chain Ferry Starts

"No thing gives as much pleasure as traveling."  --- Alan Rickman

We have Spring Fever at Wickwood! It's catching. Please join us!
                                                                             --- Julee & Bill



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Julee and Bill

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