Join members of the Periwinkle Garden Club of Frankfort for their Biennial Garden Walk from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 12. Explore seven area gardens. Tickets are $10 at Frankfort-Elberta Chamber of Commerce, Crystal Crate and Cargo in Beulah, Hulls of Frankfort and Shear Class Salon and Day Spa in Elberta, or $12 at Mineral Springs Park in Frankfort the day of the event.
Paddle for Pints
Launch at Hull Park after check-in for a brewery pub crawl and urban paddle July 12 on Boardman Lake. The Traverse City event visits up to five breweries including the Filling Station, Right Brain Brewery, Rare Bird Brewpub, The Workshop Brewery and Monkey Fist Brewing Co. Four waves (start times) to choose from. Tickets: eventbrite.com.
GLEF Grand Prix
Visit Flintfields Horse Park in Williamsburg on July 14 for the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival's Week II Grand Prix. The show-jumping event also features a farmers market, boutique row, food, drink and children's activities. Tickets: greatlakesequestrianfestival.com.