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2022 St. Joe Farmers Market

Sat. August 13, 2022
9:00am - 2:00pm

Market-goers will enjoy fresh finds at the weekly St. Joe Farmers Market. Vendors will offer a variety of products including homemade goods, locally grown produce, perennials and cut flowers, meats and cheeses, coffee and more! This event is held Saturdays in the scenic Lake Bluff Park, overlooking Lake Michigan.

2022 Friday Night Concert Series - St. Joe Jack and The Good Time Co.

Fri. August 19, 2022
7:00pm - 8:00pm

Groove to the sounds of jazz, big band, classic hits and more at John E.N. Howard Bandshell, overlooking the charming St. Joseph River. Take in beautiful sunsets during these free concerts held the third Friday throughout the summer (June-September).

Head to stjoetoday.com/fridaynightconcerts for the full schedule! 

2022 Love Local

Fri. August 19, 2022
- Sun. August 21, 2022
Start and end times vary depending on day.

The third weekend of the month, June through September, celebrate all things Southwest Michigan during the Love Local weekends! Attendees will enjoy extended shopping hours, Friday Night Concerts and special offers.

 

WEEKEND SCHEDULE:

FRIDAY
      Friday Night Concert from 7:00p-8:00p at the John E.N. Howard Bandshell
      Extended shopping hours

SATURDAY
      St. Joe Farmers Market from 9:00a-5:00p in Lake Bluff Park
      Lake Bluff Artisan Fair from 10:00a-5:00p in Lake Bluff Park
      Extended shopping hours

PARTICIPATING LOCATIONS: 

Benton Harbor Sunrise Rotary - Great Pumpkin Raffle ticket sales and information in Welcome Center.
Berrien County Youth Fair 
- The Berrien County Youth Fair runs August 15-20!
Box Factory for the Arts
 - Art Market and Galleries Open to the Public, Berrien Towne and Country Quilters Quilt Show
CPR Dance: Inhale Movement - 20% off tickets, use promo code Save20!
Forever Books - Open until 9p on Friday
G&M Variety - 10% off Melissa & Doug
Glik's - Check out the sales rack for some awesome savings, complimentary gift wrapping, giveaway and prepackaged treats!
Grins of St. Joseph - Extended hours and specials
Krasl Art Center - August Summer Art Market on the Green from 10:00a-5:00p on Saturday, August 20!
Lake Breeze Music Festival - Saturday, August 20 from 6:00p-10:00p at Shadowland Pavilion
Lazy Ballerina Winery - Friday Night Pop Up from 5:00p-7:00p feat. Petals and Pours + The Cheese Lady
Olive Cart - Free Pasta of your choice with any purchase over $40 when you mention Love Local; extended Summer Shopping Hours until 7:30p; FREE tastings of all of Olive Cart's yummy gourmet products
Perennial Accents - Sidewalk Sale on Saturday and Sunday; complimentary gift wrapping!
Social District - All weekend long those 21+ can enjoy the Downtown District, sponsored by Sturgis Bank, for more information visit stjoetoday.com/socialdistrict.
St. Joe Community Taproom -
Storage of America - Rent with us and a portion of your rent will go towards Feeding America and Operation Smiles. Inside the Welcome Center from 12:00p-3:00p on Saturday, August 20.
The Culinary Cottage - Yoga + Yolks Gentle Yoga & Breakfast on Saturday, August 20 from 9:00a-10:30a
Third Coast Paddling - 
Third Coast Surf Shop - 
Wanderlust Outfitters - 
Waterfront Framing & Design - Weekend hours: Friday 10a-7p; Saturday 10a-7p; Sunday 12p-4p. Giveaway each weekend of a gift basket valued at $500.
White Pine Winery - Newly released wines and enjoy 10% off on 4 or more bottles of wine
Wolf's Marine Mention St. Joe Today to receive 10% off Men's or Women's Sperry Shoes

2022 St. Joe Farmers Market

Sat. August 20, 2022
9:00am - 2:00pm

Market-goers will enjoy fresh finds at the weekly St. Joe Farmers Market. Vendors will offer a variety of products including homemade goods, locally grown produce, perennials and cut flowers, meats and cheeses, coffee and more! This event is held Saturdays in the scenic Lake Bluff Park, overlooking Lake Michigan.

2022 Lake Bluff Artisan Fair (Vendor Space Sold Out!)

Sat. August 20, 2022
10:00am - 5:00pm

This eclectic craft fair, held in picturesque Lake Bluff Park, offers a variety of handcrafted goods. With over 50 local vendors, there’s something for everyone - anything from home decor and furniture to jewelry, candles and more!

Want to become a vendor? Visit our Vendor Information page.

Please note that ALL of our shows are sold out of vendor space, but we do have a waitlist each month!

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In & Around St. Joseph Blog

2022 Chalk the Block Weekend | August 5-7

July 25th, 2022

Art is alive in Southwest Michigan, especially during Chalk the Block in St. Joseph, MI! Running all weekend, catch the amateur and professional artists from around the country as they showcase their chalk masterpieces downtown. But, the fun doesn’t end there. Read more below to find out about the other spectacular events going on the weekend of August 5-7. 

2022 Love Local Weekend | July 15-17

July 11th, 2022

The summer celebrations are nonstop in Southwest Michigan! This Love Local weekend is packed with extended shopping hours, car shows, good eats, music, and more! Join us in and around St. Joseph for a spectacular summer weekend.

2022 SUMMER BUCKET LIST

July 5th, 2022

Consider it a personal challenge and complete this bucket list for the summer season! Have the best vacation by checking out these sweet summer activities. 

2022 Fourth Of July Weekend | July 1-4

June 23rd, 2022

Southwest Michigan is celebrating the holiday weekend! Enjoy live music, wine tasting, a Farmers Market, Antiques on the Bluff, and various firework shows throughout St. Joe and neighboring towns. It’s sure to be a blast of a weekend!

2022 June Love Local Weekend | June 17-19

June 14th, 2022

The third weekend of the month, June through September, celebrate all things Southwest Michigan during the Love Local weekends! Attendees will enjoy extended shopping hours, Friday Night Concerts and special offers. Read on for a full weekend guide!

St. Joe Farmers Market

2022 Dates: Saturdays May 28 through October 8
Waitlist and Pre-Application Procedure
Contact: Daniele Crevier | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | (269) 985 1111

Antiques on the Bluff

2022 Dates: May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7, September 4, October 2
Application & Regulations 
Contact: Daniele Crevier | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | (269) 985 1111

Lake Bluff Artisan Fair

2022 Dates: June 4 (Vendor Space Sold Out!), July 16 (Vendor Space Sold Out!), August 20 (Vendor Space Sold Out!), September 3 (Vendor Space Sold Out!)
Application & Regulations  - still accepting waitlist applications 
Contact: Daniele Crevier | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | (269) 985 1111

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