Girls’ Weekend

Ladies takeover Port Austin, score some deals, have some fun, and relax!

Friday, September 20th - Sunday, September 22nd 2019

 

*Please note that some events require pre-registration - see below for more details*

 

About

The excitement is building for Port Austin's 2019 Girls' Weekend!

See below for a schedule of activities, specials, & more!

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Every year in September ladies gather from near and far to celebrate Girls’ Weekend in Port Awesome. Plan a trip with your girlfriends and enjoy some much needed fun and relaxation. Browse the farmers market and local shops for unique treasures and goodies and find deals and special events throughout area businesses. Back again by popular demand is our Ladies Bingo at the Live On Stage Green. Play to win LOTS of prizes! Enjoy fun activities, live music, a relaxing walk on the break wall and beach, and more!

 

2019 Events Schedule

Events continue to be added as we receive information so check back often!

**Denotes chamber-sponsored event — FREE (non-chamber events may have an associated fee)

 

Friday, September 20, 2019:

  • Girls’ Weekend Registration and More!

    • Village Green — 4:00 - 7:00 pm — Shops will be open

      • Girls’ Weekend Information and free Swag Bags (while supplies last)** — 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

      • Live Music** — 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

      • Hors d’oeuvres** — 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm — Wine for purchase from Dizzy Daisy Winery

  • Beach Glass Jewelry Class

    • The Cove — 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm — Pre-registration required, call (810) 300-9345

    • $30/person — all supplies provided

  • Barn Wood Quilt Class

    • Visitors’ Center — 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm — Register online at https://www.etsy.com/listing/702678425/ or call 989-316-6382

    • $36/person — all supplies provided, additional squares available for purchase

  • Live Music

    • PAK’s Backyard — 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm — drink specials all weekend

Saturday, September 21, 2019:

  • Movement & Mimosas

  • Potholder Make & Take

    • Port Austin History Center — 9:00 am - 12:00 pm — call 989-551-5532 to register

  • Farmers’ Market Ladies Day**

    • Farmers’ Market and Village Green — 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

      • Girls’ Weekend Registration — Information and free Swag Bags (while supplies last)

      • Ladies Day Raffle — enter for your chance to win prizes!

  • Make Your Own Mandala

    • The Cove — 11:00 am - 2:00 pm — All supplies provided, no cost

  • Fall Signs & Good Times Crafting Event

  • Ladies Bingo**

    • Live on Stage! Green — 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm — Lots of prizes will be given away

  • Fashion Show

    • Indigo Mood — 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm — show will take place in the Pilates Revolution Equipment Room

  • Live Music

    • PAK’s Backyard — 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm — drink specials all weekend

  • Detroit Institute of Arts Presentation

    • The Bee Barn — 7:00 pm — “The Myth of Frieda Kahlo” presented by Cindy Patrick

  • Comedy Show

    • Captain Morgan’s Grindstone Bar & Grill — 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

    • Advance tickets $15/person — $20/person at the door

    • A portion of the proceeds will support the Splash Pad!

  • Karaoke

    • Shelley’s Bar & Grill — 9:00 pm

Sunday, September 22, 2019:

  • Girls’ Weekend Scavenger Hunt Raffle Drawing**

    • The Bank 1884 — 11:30 am

  • Morning Coffee & Donuts

    • The Cove — 10 am - 4 pm — While supplies last!


Specials

  • The Bank 1884

    • 10% off entire purchase — must show Girls’ Weekend Swag Bag to receive discount

  • The Cove

    • Flip Flop Sale — choose your flip flop and get 10-20% savings! — Saturday

  • Lisa’s Loft

    • Enter to win a gift basket! — drawing will be held at 3:00 pm Saturday

    • Pick up a sweet treat while they last and check out new Re Goods items!

  • PAK’s Backyard

    • Live music & drink specials all weekend

  • Pilates Revolution

    • Buy 1, Get 1 Half Off — All individual class purchases, limit of 5 regular priced classes — Thursday through Saturday

    • $15 off Therapy Appointments — 60 minute appointments (expire 6 months from the date of purchase) — Thursday through Saturday

    • Additional $5 off all studio packages — Thursday through Saturday

  • Port Austin Kayak

    • $5 off rentals when you show your scavenger hunt sheet — all weekend

    • 30 - 50% off summer clothing — all weekend

  • Shelley’s Bar & Grill

    • Bucket of Beer & Wine Specials — Friday & Saturday

    • Bloody Mary Bar 11:00 am - 3:00 pm — Sunday

 

Participating Businesses