Michigan - April - November
June 6-8, 2014 - Summer Rendezvous, Multilakes Conservation
Association, Commerce Township, Mich. Contact Dave Mercieca,
248-318-6053, or Clint Double, 248-363-2139. Camp fee $20; no extra fee
for vendors. Early setup Wednesday and Thursday. Modern camp available.
Competitions include archery, hawk & knife, several shoots, fire starting.
Friday night fish fry and Sunday morning breakfast for additional fee.
Address: 3860 Newton Road, Commerce Twp, Mich.
June 14-15, 2014 - Feast of the Strawberry Moon, Harbor Island,
Grand Haven, Mich. Contact Tri-Cities Museum, 616-842-0700,
the-Strawberry-Moon.html. Juried 18th-century event for Native American,
voyageurs, fur traders, military. Applications due by May 15; download
application form from website. No camp fee, except $35 for traders and $20
for blanket traders. No pets. Location: West of the US 31 drawbridge, Grand
June 21-28, 2014 - Midwest Rendezvous Inc., Grand Valley Cap n
Ballers Muzzle Loading Club, Hopkins, Mich. Contact booshway Ron
Nanzer, 616-776-1313, or segundo Dennis Priddy, 517-852-0939. Early
setup Wednesday. Camp fee $40 per adult age 18 and older, free for ages
17 and younger. Trade fee $30. Modern camp available. Address: 3576
26th St., Hopkins, Mich. Location: South of Grand Rapids.
July 26-27, 2014 - Rendezvous in the Sault, Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.
Contact Harry Burgess, 810-841-6412, or Rose Burgess, 810-841-3312.
Visit www.historicwaterstreet.org/rendezvous for registration form.
Registration requested by July 15. Set up after noon Thursday. 1668-1840
event at historic site on the banks of the St. Marys River includes French,
British, Revolutionary War, War of 1812 and Fur Trade. Sunday breakfast
provided (if registered in time).
Aug. 15-17, 2014 - Freeland Rendezvous, Great Lakes Education
Association, Tittabawassee Township Park, Freeland, Mich. Contact
Esther King, 989-754-2928. Activities include shoots, archery woods walk,
atlatl, hawk & knife, kids games, round robin, potluck Saturday. No pets.
Address: 9200 Midland Road, Freeland, Mich. Location: South of US 10 off
Sept. 6-7, 2014 - Frontier Days, Olde World Village, Augusta, Mich.
Contact Michael Kuhn, email@example.com, 269-580-1290,
1780s-1830s. Vendors juried. Setup time by appointment up to a week in
advance. Camp fee $25; free for village volunteers. Public hours 10 a.m.-6
p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Shooting competitions with other competitions
planned for future years. Pub available to adults. Potluck Saturday evening.
Address: 13215 M-96, Augusta, Mich., between Kalamazoo and Battle Creek.
Listings assume these
items are provided free.
They won't be included in
listings (to save space).
Primitive attire required
rendezvous rules apply
Camp will remain primitive
24 hours a day from
beginning to end
Potable drinking water is
Hooters (port-a-potties or
other) are provided
In shoot listings …
roundball and open
If your camp differs from
these norms, please
mention the change.
(For example, potable
water is NOT provided or
pets are allowed.)
Before traveling to an event,
please call or email the
contact people. Sometimes
events are canceled or
changed without notice.