Place Description: Baldwin Canoe Rental is West Michigan’s largest & most complete provider of Canoeing, Kayaking and Rafting. The only Canoe Rental serving the permitted section of the Pere Marquette National Scenic River. Located near Baldwin Michigan, in the heart of the Read More
Lake County also has a wide variety of lodging, shops, galleries, and restaurants to offer in the towns of Baldwin, Branch, Chase, Idlewild, Irons, and Luther, as well as many lodges with dining located around the lakes.
In addition, Lake County is well known for its many annual events including Baldwin’s “Original” Blessing of the Bikes in May, the Irons Flea Roast and Ox Market in June, West Michigan’s Longest Yard Sale also in June, Trout-a-rama and Luther Days in July, and the Salmon Run (5K & 10K) in October.
Blessing of the Bikes
2022 was the 50th Anniversary of Blessing of the Bikes!
Are you a vendor?
Visit the official Blessing of the Bikes site for details.
Become a 2022 Vendor!
The Marketplace offers a spacious, high-visibility, easily accessible venue in the heart of downtown Baldwin. Located directly on M-37, vendors enjoy the benefits of complete access to more than 20,000 riders and visitors celebrating Michigan’s oldest and original Blessing of the Bikes. With ample parking for both vendors and patrons alike, the Marketplace has become the premier vending site for the event.
Become a 2022 Sponsor!
As everyone knows the Blessing of the Bikes is the biggest weekend of the year for most of Lake County. It is the start of the spring and summer busy season and gives Lake County an early boost which is a great help to most businesses. This year we will be adding more banners to the fence which will bring more awareness to just what this weekend is to Lake County.