Festive Fridays offer extended shopping hours every Friday in December before Christmas, coupled with free horse-drawn wagon rides, free hot chocolate, free "Fa La La Fridays" movies at the Regent Theatre, and visits with Santa! Additionally, each week features a different Downtown-wide event like Art Hop hosted by the Allegan Area Arts Council, a holiday parade, and Stocking Hop.
Ring in the New Year on the Allegan Riverfront with Michigan's largest New Years Eve ball drop! In addition to the massive LED ball drop from the 60' foot zipline tower on the Riverfront, the annual outdoor NYE! event includes food, hot beverages and beer, music, activities, and large firepits to keep event goers warm all night long. And don't forget fireworks at the stroke of midnight!
Girls Night Out
Start the spring season on the last Friday of April with a night of extended shopping hours in Downtown Allegan and a chance to win fabulous gift basket prizes donated by generous area businesses.
Rollin’ on the River
Rollin’ on the River is a weekly, Friday night concert series held on the Riverfront Stage June-August. The concerts will feature high-octane performers from the surrounding West Michigan area spanning rock, folk, blues, country, R&B, and other genres. The free event offers two hours of live music and food and alcoholic beverages available for purchase throughout.
Bridgefest is a community festival that has been celebrating Allegan’s Old Iron Bridge and the start of summer since the mid-1980s. The all-day event features activities for kids and adults, music and entertainment, food and beverages, fireworks, and more on the second Saturday of June.
Good Times at the Gazebo
Good Times at the Gazebo celebrates its 30th year in 2018 by continuing the free Saturday night concerts at Mahan Park during July and August. The free 7pm-9pm series offers a quieter counterpart to Rollin’ on the River by featuring acoustic, folk, country, jazz, and blues acts.
July 3 Jubilee
Celebrate the birth of the country with this patriotic community festival featuring a parade, food, live music, activities, and fireworks on the 3rd of July.
Ghouls Night Out
Join Positively Allegan with a season twist on Girls Night Out -- a night of extended shopping hours in Downtown Allegan and a chance to win fa-BOO-lous gift basket prizes donated by generous area businesses.