Lowell Area Farmers’ Market
Every Thursday (June 13 through Sept. 26), 9 - 2 pm. Locally grown produce. Veteran’s Memorial parking lot, across from the Riverwalk Plaza entrance. Free parking/handicap parking. www.discoverlowell.org
LowellArts Exhibition: ISEA: Annual Juried Exhibition
Sept. 7 - Oct. 26. The International Society of Experimental Art (ISEA) will hold its 28th Juried Experimental Art Exhibit at LowellArts. All artists 18 years and older are eligible to enter. Artists may enter one or two pieces, in all media (excluding video and audio). Open to both ISEA members and non-members. More information about ISEA, and how to enter the exhibition, can be found at iseaartexhibit.org. Gallery hours: Tues. - Fri. 10 am - 6 pm, Sat. 10 am - 5 pm. For more information: LowellArts, 223 W Main St, Lowell, 616-897-8545. LowellArtsMi.org
12th Annual Pink Arrow Football Game
Fri., Sept. 13, 7 pm. Lowell Memorial Stadium, 11700 Vergennes, Lowell. Lowell vs. Greenville. Your Arrow Force XII Pink t-shirt is your ticket into the game. Food courts, fireworks and many other events on this day as well. www.pinkarrowpride.org
Pink Arrow Quiver 5K Run & Family Walk
Sept. 14, 8:30 am, downtown Lowell. Kid 1 mile Fun Run at 9:45 am. Starting and finishing at Lowell Police garage, 300 Avery St. On-line registration available at www.pinkarrowpride.org, email address: pinkarrowquiver5K@gmail.com
Fallasburg Historical Society Bazaar
Sept. 14 & 15, 10 am - 5 pm. Take a step back in time. Walking tours of the historic village and free admission to all the museums; the Schoolhouse, the Fallas House and the Misner House. Food, refreshments, artisans. Fallasburg Village, 13944 Covered Bridge Road, Lowell. Fallasburg Historical Society, Ken Tamke, 616-682-0785. www.fallasburg.org
John Wesley Fallass Invitational Vintage Base Ball Tournament
Sept. 14, 10 am. The Fallassburgh Flats vintage Base Ball Club will culminate their season hosting their annual fall finale, the John Wesley Fallass Invitational Base Ball Tournament in Fallas Field across from the Fallasburg Schoolhouse. Admission is free. For information on the Flats and their season schedule email: email@example.com. Fallasburg Village, 13944 Covered Bridge Road, Lowell. Fallasburg Historical Society, Ken Tamke, 616-682-0785. www.fallasburg.org
51st Annual Fallasburg Arts Festival
Sept. 14 & 15, 10 am - 5 pm. A two-day festival held in picturesque Fallasburg Park, featuring 100 unique fine art and fine crafts booths, food booths and a children’s craft area. Timeless craft demonstrations take place inside a large pavilion while musicians perform on an outdoor stage. Admission is free. Fallasburg Park, 1124 Fallasburg Park Dr., Lowell. LowellArts 616-897-8545. www.lowellartsmi.org
Fall Camp & Jam Bluegrass Festival
Sept. 20 & 21. Bluegrass festival with bands on stage, campground jam sessions, 50/50 drawings, band scramble. Camping available. Held at Kent County Fairgrounds, 225 S. Hudson, Lowell. West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association, www.wmbma.org for more information or call John Lakatos at 231-224-6771 or 616-402-0838.
Alto Harvest Festival & Car Show
Sept. 21, 10 am - ? Activities for the whole family. Classic car show (registration begins at 7:30 am), food vendors, craft vendors, free children’s area. Pancake breakfast 7 am - 10 am at the fire barn. Downtown Alto. New volunteers always welcome! www.AltoDDA.org, 616-690-7445.
Lowell Community Clean-up Day
Sept. 28, 8 am - 11 am at the Kent County Fairgrounds. Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce, 616-897-9161, www.discoverlowell.org
LowellArts Class: Watermedia Abstractions
September 24, 25, and 26, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm. Students will paint textural collage substrates using three fluid acrylic colors. One surface will be enhanced with graphic shapes and painted over, one will be used as a substrate for a floral piece, and one will be developed into a rock formation. Age: 18+. For more information: LowellArts, 223 W Main St, Lowell, 616-897-8545. LowellArtsMi.org
LowellArts House Concert: Songwriters Showcase with Josh Rose
September 28, 7 pm. This showcase will feature up-and-coming talent songwriters from Michigan. Including Lowell’s Josh Rose, Ed Dupas from Ann Arbor, Kyle Rasche from Caledonia, Kaitlin Rose from Kalamazoo and Joe Shields from East Jordon. Tickets: $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Concert at LowellArts, 223 W Main St, Lowell, MI 49331. For more information: LowellArtsMi.org, 616-897-8545.