Local Events

Egg Drop
Sponsored by the Evart Chamber of Commerce, DDA, and LDFA the Egg Drop is an event held at the Evart Municipal Airport annually, the Saturday before Easter. Eggs filled with candy and toys will be quickly snatched up by hundreds of children ages 12 and younger. 


Summer Concert Series
Evart’s Summer Concert Series is proudly sponsored by The Downtown Development Authority (DDA) during the summer months. Evart’s Summer Concert Series infuses music and culture in community, and provides entertainment for the entire family. Learn more about Evart’s DDA here.


Memorial Day Parade
Hosted by Evart VFW Post #7979 the ceremony starts with a service at Evart’s Guyton Park, on the corner of Main Street and 5th Street. The service involves The High School Band, a message, and a 21-gun salute.  The ceremony will continue with a parade down Main Street to the US 10 Bridge, where a wreath will be place into the river.  The procession will continue to Forest Hill Cemetery and conclude at the VFW Post #7979.

VFW Post #7979
4681 85th Ave,
Evart, MI 49631

Phone: 231-734-5950


Memorial Day Weekend Flea Market
The Evart Chamber of Commerce Flea Market is held annually during Friday and Saturday of Memorial Weekend. The
Evart Flea Market hosts a wide variety of vendors and accepts new booths each year.

For additional information contact Larry and Willie Lewis at 231-715-1887. 


Evart Farmer’s Market
The Evart Farmer’s Market gathers at Evart City Hall on Saturday’s during the summer season. Click here for more information about this Evart Downtown Development Authority (DDA) event.


Woodcarver’s Roundup
The Woodcarver’s Roundup is a wood carving event held annually at the Osceola County Fairgrounds. For additional information on the Roundup, and other woodcarving events visit the Woodcarver’s Roundup website.


Chalk Art Festival
The Downtown Development Authority (DDA) hosts the Chalk Art Festival where artists young and old decorate the sidewalks of Evart. We invite you to join us for this family friendly event.


Dulcimer Funfest
The ODPC FunFest is an all acoustic festival. The ODPC welcomes all acoustic instruments with the exception of brass,
woodwinds with keys (Irish flute and penny whistle are acceptable), other horns, drums (Irish Bodhran is acceptable) and general noise-makers. The Dulcimer funfest is an event that is held at the Osceola County Fairgrounds annually. Additional information can be found on the Evart Dulcimer Funfest website.


July 3rd Fireworks

Hosted by the Evart Chamber of Commerce, fireworks are held at the Evart Municipal Airport. The map below outlines parking and observation areas. The Evart fireworks display is held annually on July 3rd and starts at dusk.


Evart 4th of July 5K Walk/Run
Flat, fast course starts and finishes at Evart High School, with zero traffic on the course. Medal places 1-3 5 year age groups M/F(8 and under, 9-13, through 65-69, 70 and over), and trophies are provided for overall M/F winners. Overall winners ride in Evart Independence Day Parade. Live music and plenty of refreshments are available after the race. Proceeds go to Evart Public Schools cross country and track teams as well as other school programs. Visit the offical MI-Evart July 4th 5K Walk/Run site here.


Independence Day Parade
Hosted by the Evart Chamber of Commerce the Main Street Independence Day Parade is held annually on July
4th, starting at 11AM. Come join us for this celebration of Independence and small town pride!


Party in the Park
Hosted by the Evart Chamber of Commerce the July 4th Party in the Park is held annually in Riverside Park, immediately following the 4th of July parade. The Party in the Park offers fun and activities for the entire family. 


Osceola County 4-H Fair
Visit the Osceola County Fairground website for additional fair details.


Timber Beast Adventure Race
Hosted by The City of Evart, The Timber Beast Adventure Race was created to promote fitness and celebrate Evart's historical roots in the logging industry. Run, bike, and canoe/kayak around the Evart area, while enjoying the beauty of central Michigan. The Timber Beast Adventure Race is held annually on the second Saturday in August. Visit the Timber Beast Adventure Race website for additional information.


National Night Out
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live. National Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a true sense of community, and provides a great opportunity to bring police and neighbors together under positive circumstances. To watch for updates regarding Evart’s National Night out follow Evart Police Department on Facebook.


Car Show
The Evart Car Show is hosted by the Evart Car Club annually, during the Saturday of Labor Day Weekend. The Evart car show draws car collectors and enthusiasts from a crossed Michigan. For more information visit the Evart Car Club online.


Evart’s Haunted Park
Evart’s Haunted Park is hosted by the Evart Chamber of Commerce, and the Downtown Development Authority
(DDA). Evart’s Haunted Park is an event held annually in Riverside Park East, the Saturday before Halloween. Visitors attending Evart’s Haunted Park enjoy a haunted forest tour, visiting a variety of scenes sponsored by local businesses.