Friday nights will rock in Downtown Petoskey with the second season of Petoskey Rocks! Everyone is invited to come Downtown every Friday night from June 14 to August 9, 6 pm to 9 pmm for music on the streeets, free horse-drawn carriage rides, Ghost Walks, Story Time for small children, a family Movie in thePark at Dark and Rockin' main events. Help us celebrate what makes this area such a special place to live, work, and visit.
June 14 - Rock Your Body! – Learn about great (and fun) ways to get in shape for the summer - from great fresh food to exercise. Bring your bikes, take a brisk walk, do yoga or Zumba in the park enjoy the hospitality of participating stores who will have great healthy info or tastings. Gear up for Summer!
June 21 - Science Rocks! – It's all scientific! See science experiments, a youth science fair throughout Downtown, robotics demonstrations, and more. Explore the biology of brewing, the chemistry of coffee, the physics of photons, textile technology, and the science of food.
June 28 - Cookout in Petoskey! – Enjoy the great tastes of Downtown. Highlights will be the wonderful foods and products available in the Downtown community that residents and visitors can use to bring their summer season to new heights.
July 5 - History Rocks! - The Little Traverse Historical Society will preent an Historic Festival in Downtown, with historic photos in stores, costumed characters, and more. Learn more about the history of our area, explore Downtown stores celebrating their own history.
July 12 - Rock! the Community – Stores will host local non-profit and community organizataions that will explain and demonstrate their individual missions and the contributions they make to our entire community.
July 19 - Rock! the Shops – Learn more about all of the new products coming to Downtown stores for fall and winter. There will be trunk shows and demos in the stores.
July 26 - Sidewalk Sales – Sidewalk Sales will continue into the evening hours. There will be a music in the streets and a Concert in the Park and a Movie in the Park at Dark.
August 2 - Rock the Arts! - Stores will be hosting artists from the local areawho will explain and demonstrate their talents, artwork, and methods so you can get to know these cultural leaders of our town.
August 9 - Rock the Future! - Recognize and enjoy the talents and energy of the youth of the Petoskey area. The evening will include performances and demonstrations of all sorts throughout Downtown.