Spring and Summer in Ann Arbor

Two female students at the Kona Ice Truck at Burton Tower.

Looking for things to do when campus is quieter in the summer? You may be surprised to learn that Ann Arbor and its surrounding communities have a lot going on! Here are two lists compiled by the summer Res Nav team. Enjoy!

Large Events

- Top of the Park Music Festival

- Ann Arbor Summer Festival 

https://www.a2sf.org/

  

- Ann Arbor Art Fair 

https://www.theannarborartfair.com/

 

- Ann Arbor Farmer’s Market 

https://www.a2gov.org/departments/Parks-Recreation/parks-places/farmers-market/pages/default.aspx

 

-Westside Art Hop, Ann Arbor’s ‘quirkiest art fair,’ coming to historic neighborhood

https://www.mlive.com/news/ann-arbor/2023/05/westside-art-hop-ann-arbors-quirkiest-art-fair-coming-to-historic-neighborhood.html

 

-Main Street Summer Nights

https://mainstreetannarbor.org/a2-summer-streets-thursday-night-music

 

-Hammocking in the Diag or around Michigan

https://www.michigan.org/article/trip-idea/relaxing-places-hammock-michigan

 

-Walks in the Arb

https://mbgna.umich.edu/nichols-arboretum/

 

Shopping in Kerrytown

https://kerrytown.com/

 

Fun Spaces 

- Sonic Lunch Free Concert Series

https://www.soniclunch.com/

 

- Ann Arbor Civic Band Concerts (Burns Park)
https://myevent.com/aacb

 

 - Bandemer Park Docs and Huron River

https://www.a2gov.org/departments/Parks-Recreation/parks-places/pages/bandemer.aspx

 

- Whitmore Lake

https://www.michigan.org/city/whitmore-lake

 

- Gallup Park 

https://www.a2gov.org/departments/Parks-Recreation/parks-places/pages/gallup.aspx

 

- Burns Park 

https://www.a2gov.org/departments/Parks-Recreation/parks-places/buhr/Pages/default.aspx

 

- Nichols Arboretum 

https://mbgna.umich.edu/nichols-arboretum/

 

- University of Michigan Museum of Art

https://umma.umich.edu/

 

 - Kelsey Archaeological Museum

https://lsa.umich.edu/kelsey

 

 - Museum of Natural History 

https://lsa.umich.edu/ummnh/

 

- The Blind Pig 

https://blindpigmusic.com/

 

- North Star Lounge

https://www.nstarlounge.com/

 

- The Ark 

https://theark.org/

 

- Blue Llama Jazz Club 

https://bluellamaclub.com/

 

- Kerrytown

https://kerrytown.com/

 

- Sparrow Market 

https://sparrowmeats.com/

 

- The Diag

https://arts.umich.edu/museums-cultural-attractions/the-diag/