Indian River Chamber of Commerce

Pure Waters. Pure Trails. Pure North.

October

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1 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
4 Northern Michigans Womens Show
Odawa Casino's Northern Michigan Women's Show in Ovation Hall on Saturday, October 18 2014
www.odawacasino.com
231-439-6100
4 Indian River Golf Club & Petoskey Brewing Present Oktoberfest 2014!
10:00am shotgun golf scramble at Indian River Golf Club followed by craft beer & German style lunch. $52 members, $70 non-members. Includes 18 holes golf with cart, 4 craft beers, lunch & prizes.
www.indianrivergolfclub.com
231-238-7011
4 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
4 Northern Michigan Mom2Mom Market
Northern Michigan’s best mom to mom sale is coming to Petoskey Oct. 4! The Northern Michigan Mom2Mom Market is the best place for Moms (and Dads!) to save money this fall on everything needed for a growing family. Join us from 10 a.m-3 p.m. Saturday Oct. 4 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Petoskey, Michigan to shop for new and gently used baby and kids clothes, toys, furniture, maternity items and more! Ready to clean out those closets? Reserve space to sell your gently used kids and maternity items at the Mom2Mom Market, seller’s keep 100% of their profits! The sale also welcomes local and home-businesses. Booth space is $40 for individual and $75 for business. Admission to the sale is $3. For more information please visit www.petoskeynews.com/mom2mom or contact Sarah Leonard sleonard@petoskeynews.com or (231) 347-2544. Space is limited! Reserve your booth today!
www.petoskeynews.com/mom2mom
(231) 347-2544
8 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
9 Fall for Hospice Italian Spaghetti Dinner
Fall for Hospice on Thursday, October 9! Come support your local Hospice Provider at the Eagles FOE 1282 in Cheboygan! Enjoy a delicious Italian Spaghetti Dinner, complete with hors d'oeuvres and dessert. All proceeds benefit Hospice of the Straits and Hospice House of Cheboygan. Doors open at 5:30pm. Live Entertainment provided by Whitmore Four. Silent Auction! Admission $20 donation, children under 12 free. Tickets available at Modern Pharmacy, VitalCare and Hospice House of Cheboygan.
www.vitalcare.com
231-627-4774
11 Rail Run 100
RAIL RUN 100 (Formerly known as the Top of Michigan 100K)
www.trailscouncil.org.
231.348.8280
11 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
15 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
16 Disabled Hunting Weekend
Disabled Hunt offered by the North Country Sportsman's Club! This special program is offered to disabled hunters at no cost! Please contact Bonnie Bigelow for more information on how to participate.

231-420-2546
16 Harvest Fun Business After Hours
Harvest Fun Business After Hours! Thursday, October 16 at Golden River Orchard in Cheboygan. Join us for hors d'oeuvres, raffles, and door prizes from 5:30-7:30pm. Only $5 to enter for Chamber Members or $10 for not-yet-members. This event is sponsored by Golden River Orchard, Knaffle's Tent Rental, and the United Way of Cheboygan County, and hosted in conjunction with the Cheboygan Chamber of Commerce.
www.irchamber.com
238-9325
18 Taste of Home Cooking School at Odawa Casino!
Do you love to cook? Learn more about how to cook affordable, sensible and delicious meals for you and your family at the 5th Annual TASTE OF HOME COOKING SCHOOL & PRE –SHOW EXPO Saturday October 18th at Ovation Hall inside Odawa Casino in Petoskey. The Taste of Home Cooking School is a day packed with entertainment, product sampling, great food ideas and amazing prizes presented by the Radio Stations of Northern Star Broadcasting and A Taste of Home! Doors open to the Showcase Pre-Show Expo at 11 am and the Taste of Home Cooking School begins at 3 pm, so you have plenty of time to visit display booths, sample products, and get a head start on your holiday shopping. After the Pre-Show Expo, as a ticketed guest you will take your reserved seat to experience the national phenomenon – From the Page to the Stage - A Taste of Home Cooking School. This is a two-hour onstage cooking demonstration, where 10 Taste of Home recipes are brought to life by professional culinary specialist Dana Elliot – it’s fun, entertaining and livened up by valuable prize drawings from local event sponsors.
www.tasteofhomesnorthernmichigan.com
231-627-0395
18 Wildlife Adventure at Greenwood, Cheboygan County
At nearly 2,000 acres, Greenwood is one of the largest privately owned northern Michigan properties protected with a conservation easement. Owner George Jury will open his gates so we can explore the beautiful trails and hope for a glimpse of wildlife including elk or black bear. The scenery here is stunning, particularly in the fall. There is no charge for this program, but preregistration is required by calling 231.347.0991.
http://landtrust.org/
231.347.0991
18 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
22 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
23 Annual Awards Dinner
Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Dinner at the Indian River Golf Club. Vote now for your favorite Chamber Members!

238-9325
23 Soup Supper for the Cheboygan County Humane Society
Delicious Choices of Homemade Soups, bread, desserts & beverages! Friday, October 23 at the Inverness Township Hall on VFW Rd in Cheboygan. 4pm to 6pm. Take Outs Available! Adults $7,50, Kids 12 and Under, $5! Call 238-8221 for more information. Save the date for future Soup Suppers - October 24, November 21, January 23, February 27, and March 27!

25 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
29 Farmers Market
Indian River Farm Market at Citizens National Bank! Wednesdays from 2pm to 6pm, Saturdays from 9am to 1pm.
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325

November

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8 Eagles Annual Fall Raffle and Soup & Suds
Fraternal order of Eagles #4046 Annual Fall Raffle and Soups & Suds! 1st Prize $750, 2nd Prize $350, 3rd Prize $150, 4th prize $50. Tickets $5 or 3 for 10. See Bartender or Aerie member for Tickets! Open to the Public!

14 Chili Supper & Raffle
Afton Community Club Annual Chili Supper & Raffle, 11am- 8pm

15 Chili Supper &Raffle
Afton Community Club Annual Chili Supper & Raffle, 11am- 8pm

28 Christmas Craft Show
34th Annual Christmas Craft Show at Inland Lakes School! 10:00am to 4:00pm. Only $3 admission, come kick off your holiday shopping with a huge variety of unique hand crafted items from over 160 vendors!
www.irchamber.com
231-238-9325
28 Christmas in Indian River Celebration
Christmas in Indian River! Christmas Parade, Tree Lighting, Christmas Carolers, Pictures with Santa and other Christmas Celebrations taking place downtown Indian River