Saugatuck, Michigan




"We will wander through the warm winds of Summer's wreckage.
We welcome Summer's ghost."     --- Henry Rollins

Warmed Lake Michigan Water = Lingering Warm Breezes in Saugatuck
September and October Are Spectacular Months To Visit


"My best vacation is somewhere I can hide, somewhere warm
and not a lot of people around."    --- Derek Jeter




Very Special Indian Summer Rates


Mid-Week Dates Still Available.

Book Now

Weekday rates begin at $279      Weekend rates begin at $359

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

Reservations 269.857.1465 and at wickwoodinn.com




"Great achievements are accomplished in a blessed, warm fog."    --- Joseph Conrad





It Shoulda Been You
Thru September 3

An Evening with Paula Cole October 14

Jeff Daniels with the Ben Daniels Band - November 5


Stories of Us: Transforming Communities Through Art
Thru September 3

Corridor Series: Rebel Nell
Thru September 3

Corridor Series: Clarity After Clouds
- Thru September 3

Tomorrow's Stories: Contemporary Native American Arts & Artists - Opens Sept 14

Corridor Series: Camp Home Photographs by Kevin J. Miyazaki - Opens Sept


Real to Reel: Freedom to Marry September 20

Martinis & Musings with Wade Rouse - September 21

Studio Visit: Jason Quigno September 30

Creativity Revealed with Summer Peters & Jason Wesaw October 2


On Water Street in Saugatuck
Weekend Music on the Lawn

Sat September 2
Coty Bouchard and Nick Grodzicki

Sunday Sep 3
Mark Sala



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

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

Saturday Night Music Dean Allrick Jazz Pianist/Singer

Sunday Evenings
Sept. 3 - Frank Eimer
Sept. 10 - Christy G
Sept. 17 - Entourage
Sept. 24 - Mark Kahny


SCA Farmer's Market
Every Friday thru Sept 29

 Vine Wine'd 5K Run
October 7


98 Water Street

the expression, or pursuit of physical pleasure.
Thru October 4

the energy of an activity, thought, or feeling.
Opens October 7


800 Lake St., SaugatuckNative American Art & Jewelry

Lakeshore Harvest Country
Bicycle Tour - September 9

Summer Concerts
at Meijer Gardens

UB40 Legends Ali, Astro and Mickey
September 1



Rodin and the Contemporary Figurative Tradition
Opens September 15

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

Saugatuck Brewing Company


Brewery Tours Every Saturday at 2 PM

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

Columbus Day Weekend
Fall Gallery Stroll
October 7 & 8

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.

Antiques Abound right on our doorstep

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




Petter Wine Gallery
161 Blue Star Hwy., Douglas


Sept 9 - Taste Wines With Us
Autumn Selections

"First one to complain its too hot this summer gets sand in their shorts"
--- Anon

Horseback Riding
Wild West Ranch

9th Annual Mt. Baldhead 5K & 15K Challenge - Sept 9

Saugatuck Clothesline Art Show
September 9

Sept 20 - Oct 8

Just around the corner from Wickwood

The largest International Art Competition on the planet
1600 artists - $500,000 in prize money

200 venues - indoors and out
Public vote and juried awards

October 6 - 8

October 22 & 23

Halloween in Saugatuck and Douglas - Oct 28

l Glow in the Park at Beery Field
l Halloween Parade in Saugatuck
l Hallowine Pre-Parade Party at 
    Petter Wine Gallery
l Adult Halloween Parade Douglas
l Halloween Bask at The Dunes


October 14
Wicks Park, Saugatuck


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
Black Walnut


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


This new exhibition at the History Museum chronicles how the two small lakeshore villages of Saugatuck and Douglas reflected the contrasting worlds of fear and fun during the Cold War era of the 1950s-1970s.

Saugatuck-Douglas History Museum is located on Park Street at Mt. Baldhead Park, Saugatuck on the west side of the Kalamazoo River, a short walk from the Chain Ferry.

The Museum is open from 1 PM to 4 PM on weekends through October.

Rowing Them Safely Home

A permanent exhibit on lifesaving and shipwrecks on Lake Michigan, located on The Back in Time Pathway at the Old School House, 130 Center Street

View the restored 1854 "Francis" all iron lifesaving boat - one of America's first official life boats, surrounded by Lake Michigan shipwreck and lifesaving stories

Open daily summer and early fall


 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.


Fall Vineyard Tours
Sep 29 - Oct 1
Oct 6 - 8
Oct 13 -15



Blue Coast Artists
Fall Tour of Studios
October 7 & 8

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

Coming this October

Art on Center Street
September 9

Button Gallery

33-35 Center St., Douglas

September 9
Michael Burmeister



3315 Blue Star Highway

September 9

Texture : Layer : Process - October 7

14th Annual Labor Day Bridge Walk September 4

"I want to live in a land of lakes where great waves break and
the night runs into the day."   --- Sting


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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