Cottage & Lakefront Living Show - Grand Rapids
March 22-24, 2019
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Features & Attractions

PLEASE NOTE: The following information is from the 2018 Cottage & Lakefront Living Show. The 2019 Show details will be posted soon…

Cottage Fine Art Show

Cottage Fine Art Show

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

Company Products Booth #
Brian Kainulainen Photography Landscape Photography (waterfalls and lighthouses) and Abstracts 2604
Michigan's Treasure Rustic Furniture & Petoskey Stone Art 2703
Susan Rocks! Interior Accessories & Decor out of Lake Michigan and Lake Superior Stones 2602
The Antler Lady Candleholders, Lamps, Fireplace Tools, Centerpieces, Cabinet Knobs, Chain Pulls, Buttons and Finials made of antlers. 2600
Lakefront Marketplace

Lakefront Marketplace

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

Company Products Booth #
A Spice Above Dips! All Natural Gourmet Dips, Spreads & Dressings! 2724
Bourne to Grill Tripod Campfire Grills 2718
Carved Lake Art LLC Wood Maps, Great Lakes Art and Home Decor 2725
Deering's Famous Jerky Co. of Traverse City Beef jerky, Turkey jerky, Hunter sausages, Venison jerky, Buffalo jerky, Elk jerky 2742
Dori Pole Dori Pole Pennant System 2717
Farm Country Cheese House All Natural and Farm Fresh… Artisan Cheese from Michigan's Amish Countryside. 2737
Grand Shire Farm, LLC We offer specialty soup mixes, bread mixes, oatmeals, jams and fruit butters handmade daily at our farm in Sand Lake, MI. 2721
Hempworx/My Daily Choice Products for your pets health. 2731
Howling Squirrel Outdoor Products Campfire Oven 2732
Lake Effect Co Lake Living Retail 2720
Lake is good® Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Lake is Good is a lifestyle company. Our mission is to produce charmingly-designed high-quality products that celebrate life at the lakeshore. 2719
Nature's Artwork Granite, Marble and Corian Cheese Slicers, Cheese Trays and Lazy Susans 2735
Nite Brite Signs Handmade Custom Reflective Address Signs 2716
Nothing Bundt Cakes Custom made bundt cakes & cupcakes 2729
Shorely Nautical Nautical Products (embroidered Nautical Pillow Covers, embroidered Wine Totes with Cedar Wooden Base, Nautical Tote Bags, and more). 2722
The Nut Lady Cinnamon roasted almonds 2715
The Wanderheart Project Encouraging the World to UNPLUG, Be Present, and have a Heart for Wandering. Selling Comfy Clothes and accessories. 2734
Under The Vines Cottage, Lake, and Boating Friendly Glassware, Home and Cottage Sign Decor, Michigan Apparel, and Michigan Theme Accessories 2727
Vtrendz Women's apparel from sundresses to formal wear 2743
Young Living Essential Oils Young Living Essential Oils 2723
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, affordable and versatile boats right in their booth at the show.

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!

Schedule of Events

Friday All Day Giant Sand Castle Build
Saturday All Day Free Lessons & Build Continues
Sunday All Day Giant Sand Castle Build
Sunday 3pm KIDS – Storm the Castle!!
Free Ice Cream at the Beach!

Free Ice Cream at the Beach!

Friday, March 23 from 3pm – 5pm, Country Dairy will be serving up free ice cream at the Cottage Show Beach!

The Xtra Time Dock Party!

The Xtra Time Dock Party!

Friday and Saturday from 5:30-8:30, kick back with an Xtra Time from New Holland Brewing, put your toes in the sand at the Beach and think summer!

Friday 5:30-8:30pm Join ALISTAIR BEERENS – solo acoustic artist from Lansing, Michigan. He says music is living to him, and wants his music to inspire others!

Saturday 5:30-8:30pm Join SAM CORBIN – Ypsilanti-based singer songwriterand full-time dad. Shares his own honest and thought provoking songs based on his day to day life. Sam has produced three albums now and has traveled across many East Coast, Midwest and Southern states to entertain with passion and creativity.

Cottage For Sale / Rent Board

Cottage 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!

If you are looking to sell or rent your lakefront property, Click Here for instructions and to fill out the submission form!

Wooden Canoe Heritage Association

Wooden Canoe Heritage Association

The Wooden Canoe Heritage Association is a non-profit organization devoted to preserving, studying, building, restoring, and using wooden and bark canoes.  Ken Kelly, Canoe Casanova will be on site all weekend as well as other West Michigan members to share their knowledge and their canoes with the public.

“Ask the Cottage Fisherman”

“Ask the Cottage Fisherman”

Have a cottage but no idea how to fish? Want to learn how to effectively get your children or grandchildren into fishing? Maury DeYoung with Sportspersons Ministries International will be on hand to answer all your questions!

Visit Maury’s booth to find out how to get started, how to become a better teacher, what equipment works best, lure selection and more!