The music series returns after two years off to the Art Park adjacent to the ski resort off M-115 near Cadillac.

The Concerts Return After Being Postponed By Covid

The Michigan Legacy Art Park, located next to Crystal mountain ski resort has announced the Summer Sounds series will return this summer after a two year hiatus.

The concerts will resume Friday July 1 with a show featuring Cary Morin, a Colorado based Native American blues singer. The shows will continue every Friday through August 12.

All shows start at 7:00pm and the rustic facility encourages you to bring your won seating and picnic at the rustic facility, which requires a quarter-mile hike to the venue.

it doesn't get more cozy and remote than that.

The Shows Feature Local Artists, As Well Nationally Known Acts

Grand Rapids based Americana artist The Bootstrap Boys are one of several Michigan based bands that will play at the Art Park series. Their show will be Friday, July 22. Traverse City's The Timebombs will be the second show on July 10. The Timebombs play an assortment of pop hits from the '90s.

Here's the entire Summer Sounds Concert schedule for 2022:

    • Friday, July 1: Cary Morin
    • Friday, July 8: The Timebombs
    • Friday, July 15: Erin Zindle & The Ragbirds
    • Friday, July 22: The Bootstrap Boys
    • Friday, July 29: Yid Vicious (which has to be the best band name I've seen in awhile, they play contemporary Klezmer music)
    • Friday, August 12: Hatchwing Rider

Tickets are available at the Michigan Legacy Art Park web site.

Chalets on Lake Michigan

The resort is spread on 36 acres directly on Lake Michigan with a private beach, fishing pond, 2 swimming pools, a wading pool for kids, shuffleboard, basketball, horseshoes, and tennis.