Looking for something fun to do as we head into the spring season? We’ve got you covered! Here’s a list of events happening in Traverse City in March.


St. Patrick’s Day Party @ Rove! – March 16

Kick off your St. Patrick's Day weekend celebrations at the only Irish Winery on the Leelanau Peninsula! Enjoy music by TC Celtic and shake your end-of-winter blues with Rove.

Sips, Chips & Dips – March 24

Join the casual fun with participating wineries who will be pairing everyday snacks with Leelanau wine. This is a fantastic way to try lots of your favorite munchies and see how great they taste when complemented by wine. 

wine tasting

Indoor Farmers Market - Weekly on Saturdays

Head over the Village at Grand Traverse Commons to find local foods, crafts and more. The market is open from 10 am to 2 pm. 


Shanty Creek Resorts Cardboard Classic – March 10

The annual race down Schuss Mountain in a sled you make yourself—from cardboard, tape, and glue only! Prizes for best design, best use of Shanty Creek brand, and fastest sleds.

Leapin’ Leprechaun 5k – March 17

Put on your green race gear and get ready for this annual fun run that meanders throughout downtown Traverse City. Celebrate your finish and get an early start to your St. Patty's celebration at the post-race party tent. 


Tutanknamun: “Wonderful Things from Pharaoh’s Tomb” – Jan 21- May 6

This wonderful traveling exhibition from the International Museums Institute vividly brings to life the enigmatic, opulent age of 18th Dynasty Egypt. Ten years in the making, from the artisans of the Pharaonic Village in Egypt and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, this dazzling collection of reproductions of Tutankhamun’s “wonderful things” recreates the richest archaeological find of all time.

Dennos Museum Exhibit

Parallel 45 Theatre presents “Go, Dog, Go!” – March 4

Do you like my hat? Yes, we do! Everyone’s favorite dogs come to life in this high-energy theatrical experience inspired by P.D. Eastman’s classic children’s book.

The Lion King on Ice – March 9 – 10

Traverse City Figure Skating Club Presents "The Lion King on Ice". Featuring the incredible talent of local ice skaters, spectacular costumes, beautiful sets and engaging music.

That's not all! Check out our events calendar for more events happening this month.