Cottage & Lakefront Living Show - Detroit
Feb 26 - Mar 1
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Cottage & Lakefront Living Show - Detroit

Here in the Great Lakes State…

the cottage is a tradition that’s handed down from one generation to the next.   Whether you own a cottage, are looking to purchase, or rent, or your primary home is on the water, this show is for you.  Shop and compare designers, furnishings, lakefront builders and realtors, boats and docks, vacation services and financing, all in one place, all ready to help you make your family’s summers at the cottage memorable.

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Cottage Fine Art Show

Cottage Fine Art Show

Visit the Art Show to pick up unique handmade gifts in a cash and carry setting.

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Lakefront Marketplace

Lakefront Marketplace

Stroll through a Main Street inspired marketplace full of take-home foods, games, cottage design products and more.

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Giant Sand Castle Build

Giant Sand Castle Build

Every year, Sand Pirates Janet and Kirk Schrader build spectacular sculptures at The Beach, and this year is no exception. Join them as they build magnificent structures and characters perfect for photo opportunities!

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The Beach

The Beach

Take a seat and let the kids play in our giant sandbox we call The Beach!

The Cottage Living Center

The Cottage Living Center

Work on the community puzzle, pin your cottage to the giant map, pick up a shirt or mug from the show, read a book from the Cottage Reading List or just RELAX!

Cottage Reading List

Cottage Reading List

The Novi Public Library has once again compiled a fabulous list of 10 books that are perfect to lose yourself in on an afternoon by the lake.

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For Sale / Rent Board

For Sale / Rent Board

Looking for a cottage to rent for a couple weeks?  Or perhaps one to buy?  Check out the board at the Cottage Living Center in the Show!

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Boat Building Demonstration

Boat Building Demonstration

Witness the building of a personal watercraft right before your eyes! Dream Catcher Boatworks will be assembling one of their unique, ultra light, safe, ...

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Sand Pirates Janet & Kirk Schrader

Sand Pirates Janet & Kirk Schrader

Janet Schrader is the founder of Sand Pirates: Sand Sculpting, Photography, & Beach Art, started in 2006.  Along with her husband, Kirk, she spends her summers on ...

Michael Weil, Jaffe Raitt Hauer & Weiss, P.C.

Michael Weil, Jaffe Raitt Hauer & Weiss, P.C.

Michael A. Weil is a partner in the Southfield office of Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss. He is a member of the Firm’s Tax and Estate Planning Practice Groups, specializing in tax planning for business and ...

Cliff Bloom, Esq., Michigan Lake and Stream Association

Cliff Bloom, Esq., Michigan Lake and Stream Association

Grand Rapids attorney Cliff Bloom is one of the foremost experts on water and riparian law in Michigan. In addition to his regular column in the Michigan Riparian Magazine, Cliff is also legal counsel for the Michigan Lake ...

Dallas Carlson, His Handiwork Photography

Dallas Carlson, His Handiwork Photography

Dallas had the privilege of being raised by his grandparents who loved to spend time exploring Michigan’s great outdoors. As a child he spent summers either in their cabin by the river or traveling extensively ...

Jim DuFresne, Travel Author, MichiganTrailMaps.com

Jim DuFresne, Travel Author, MichiganTrailMaps.com

Jim DuFresne has a deep rooted passion for two things; sunsets and shoreline, no doubt the result of living his entire life in the two states that have more coastline than any other; Alaska and Michigan.

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