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Drummond Island – Fall on the Island Festival – October 7 – 8, 2022

Returning in 2022

October 7th-8th

​Stay tuned! More event information to come!


Every autumn, nature puts on a brilliant show of color on Drummond Island. From bright yellows to vibrant reds, the leaves transform the landscape, showing off their rich and intense hues.

Every year people flock here to take in the fall foliage, to catch a glimpse of nature’s splendor.

Now they come not only for the colors – they come for the Festival too!

Join us on the Island the second weekend in October every year for one of the largest Fall Festivals in the EUP! Enjoy incredible food from our area restaurants and listen to a talented line-up of musicians while sipping one of the tasty craft beers from Lily’s Seafood Grill & Brewery of Royal Oak.

Come for the colors – stay for the fun!

Entertainment for the entire family!


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Drummond Island Golf Classic – July 1, 2016

Drummond Island Golf ClassicIt’s the 28th Annual Drummond Island Golf Classic, and although it isn’t on the pro tour this year it should be on your calendar. No matter what shape your golf game is in, you’re invited to join us for the tournament, lunch and dinner.

Registration should be made prior to June 26, 2016. But we will accept you up to tee off time.

Friday, July 1, 2016

The Drummond Island Township Golf Course
The Rock

27 Hole foursome – Scramble, Lunch & Dinner – 9 Holes at The Township Course, Shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. + 18 Holes at The Rock in P.M.–$90.00 per person (Cart included at The Rock)
* NOTE: Golf Carts are not included at the Township Course, but will be provided ($10.00 each).

Dinner Only–$15.00 per person (Children-$8.00). Please specify number not including golfers.

Your tournament entry fee will include:
* A round of golf on both the Drummond Island Township Golf Course and The Rock
* A chance to win prizes and trophies
* An opportunity to play in our “hole-in-one” contest with a chance to win a big prize.
* Boxed Lunch at The Rock
* Prime Rib dinner, awards ceremony and tournament party at Town Hall, 5:30 P.M.
* Door prizes & Golf hats.

Please call or email Pamela Johnson for info or to register:
800-737 8666 or 906-493-5245

Call 493-5245 to Register in the Shotgun Start at the Drummond Island Golf Course.


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Summer Wine Dinner – Bayside Dining – July 24, 2016

Summer Wine Dinner - Bayside DiningBayside will be celebrating the Summer Season with it’s Annual Wine Dinner on July 24th!

Summer Wine Dinner @ Bayside Dining

Sunday, July 24th
Cocktails @ 6PM. Dinner served @ 7PM

Bayside Dining located on the shore @ The Drummond Island Resort and Conference Center.

For more information go to the Resort’s official website at


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Great Lakes Traditional Arts Gathering – August 10 – 14, 2016

Father’s Day River CruiseImmerse yourself in the rich diversity of traditional arts, crafts, and natural wonders of the Great Lakes region…

Spend four days working directly with the regionʼs most noted traditional artists, craftspeople, historians and naturalists in small group settings – with dozens of workshops for both adults and children. Forge your own fire steel, help build a moose skin canoe, weave a rabbit skin blanket, learn to process wild rice, work with a master falconer, explore the waters around Drummond island in a replica 1870s wooden ship, and much more. Take home an assortment of beautiful and functional traditional crafts and new skills. Evenings feature acoustic music, star gazing and traditional storytelling by campfire.

Discover the magic of the Great Lakes Traditional Arts Gathering, where the embers of age old traditions are rekindled and the stories of the land and lakes come to life.


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