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Clare County Events Calendar The communities in Clare County provide many events to entertain you during your visit to the area.
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Winter Bridge Tournament / Doherty Hotel
Snowball Dinner/Dance - Held at the Harrison Moose Lodge. Tickets are $15 per person and includes dinner. Music and dancing in two ball rooms, 50/50's and large prize raffles, Dinner will start at 6pm. Proceeds will be used to purchase statues honoring all service men and women at the Clare County Veteran's Freedom Park. For tickets, contact the Harrison Moose Lodge at (989) 539-1501, Maye Tessner-Rood at (989) 944-0075, or Renee Haley at (989) 539-3273.
Don't miss FREE family fun at Winter Blast! Don’t miss Winter Blast 10am-1pm Saturday, February 11 on the Harrison Campus of Mid Michigan Community College. This event is free family fun where your kids can learn how to geocach, create a pine cone bird feeder, learn how to snowshoe, meet a team of sled dogs, test out their hockey skills, discover Michigan’s winter wildlife and relax with hot chocolate, popcorn and s’mores. Adults and children dress appropriately for outdoor weather conditions! For more information (989) 539-7805 or (989) 386-6625. A collaboration hosted by Mid Michigan Community College, Michigan State University Extension 4-H of Clare County and Jay’s Sporting Goods
Frostbite Winter Festival / Harrison / Parties at your Local Watering Holes / Golf Tournament on Budd Lake / Ice Fishing Contest / For information call 989-539-6011
City of Clare Scrapbooking Workshop - Kick away the Winter Blues by Scoring a Goal Scrapbooking! 9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Includes light breakfast, lunch, and snacks, vendors, generous table space, and door prizes. All Proceeds go towards the Clare Recreation Complex Project. Contact Carol for information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 989-386-3925.City of Clare Scrapbooking Workshop
8th Annual GATEWAY AFFAIR: at Jay's Sporting Goods-- Featuring Birds of Prey! This event is always a great way to support parks and recreation in Clare County while having a wonderful meal, live auction, and 50/50 drawing. 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Friends of Clare County Parks & Recreation
Annual Snow Snake Winter Fun Day / For information call 989-539-6583
T.E.R.R.O.R. Run - Registration at 9:30am at Trail's End Pub, Leota Event to benefit Special Olympics ATV's, Side by Sides, Jeeps, Cars & Trucks welcome. Free T-shirt to those registered before May 1, 2016Lunch, Poker Run on 65 scenic miles of seasonal road; 7 stops.For more information, call (989) 539-9644 or click HERE.
Yoder's Amish Quilt Auction & Craft Show / Clare at Yoder's Farm /To reserve space at this auction and for more information please contact:The Simon and Barbara Yoder farm at -989-386-2872 -10885 N. Leaton Rd. Clare, MI 48617
Victoria Day Celebration / Doherty Hotel / 989-386-3441
Summerfest Celebration in Clare; picnic, entertainment, fireworks, more / Call the Clare Chamber for more info 888-AT-CLARE
Murder on the Go 4pm until the Mystery is solved! Join us on an exciting bus tour of mystery and intrigue! Tickets are $15 each, or $25 per couple. Call (989) 539-6011 for more information and ticket availability.
Clare's Summer Concert Series 6 pm -8 pm/ Call Clare Parks & Rec.989-386-7541, ext 213 for info
Harrison's "4th of July Celebration"/ Harrison / For information call 989-539-6011
Clare's Wine Walk 4.0, The Tapas Trail/ Clare Chamber 989-386-2442
Yoder's Amish Quilt Auction & Craft Show / Clare / Yoder Farm To reserve space at this auction and for more information please contact:The Simon and Barbara Yoder farm at -989-386-2872 -10885 N. Leaton Rd. Clare, MI 48617
Farwell Labor Celebration & Parade / For information call 989-588-0580
Gateway Affair/ Friends of Clare County Parks & Recreation / 989-400-3115
3rd Annual Boobies Bangles and Beads Auction -benefit the American Cancer Society –Relay For Life of Clare County –Hunting For a Cure Team. Come out and help raise money and root on all of the models. All proceeds from the auctions will be forwarded to the American Cancer Society on behalf of Relay For Life of Clare County .
Harrison's Annual Chow Tour / Harrison Chamber / 989-539-6011
Harrison Sportsman's Club Gun & Knife Show / Harrison / For information call 989-539-6011
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Haunted Hill at Hidden Hill Family Campground /989-539-9372/ 8:00pm-10:00pm / Featuring Haunted Pavilion and hayrides with free hot cider. Great fun for the entire family. Children under 13 years old must be accompanied by parents. Cost is $5.00 per guest children under 5 Free.
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This is the sixth year that MMCC’s Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society will host the Deadwood Grove Haunted Trails. Trails will be open October 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, and 29 from 7-10PM. The cost to attend is $7/person or $5 for children 12 and under. Proceeds from this student-run event will be used to support MMCC’s Honor Society programming and general student activities at the college. For more information about the Haunted Trails events at MMCC, contact Tammy Alvaro at 989.386.6634 or email@example.com.
Clare Witch Project - Camp Rotary will again be offering to both the Scouts of the Michigan Crossroads Council, and to the local community, a safe Halloween Experience on Saturday, October 22nd, with an evening of EXCITEMENT and SPOOKY FUN for the whole family. The cost is $8.00 per person and will be collected upon your arrival at camp. Register online by October 15th and save $1.00; that's only $7.00 per person! Children under the age of 5 are free. The time is between the hours of 7:00 PM and 10:30 PM (come when you want, leave when you want). The location is Camp Rotary, 3201 S. Clare Avenue, Clare, MI, 48617. Our phone number is 989-386-7943.
The annual Farwell Community of Christ Christmas Bazaar will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. The bazaar will feature a delicious assortment of baked goods and candies, homemade crafts and quilts, and various gift items. A soup & salad buffet will be available from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. This year's bazaar will also support the Village of Farwell Park Project with 20% of all proceeds to be donated to the fund. Farwell Community of Christ, 484 E. Main Street, Farwell, MI 48622
Arts & Crafts Fair - 9:00am to 4:00pm at the Harrison Lions Club. Crafters wanted, call Penny at (989) 539-0092