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New Buffalo

Located at the mouth of the Galien River, the town of New Buffalo has been one of the most popular tourist destinations in Southwest Michigan for decades. A classic Great Lake harbor town, this quaint town has many areas to explore, from its beautiful public beach, its eight lake and riverside parks, to its specialty stores, antiquing, and fine selection of restaurants. While there is something to do year round, New Buffalo is buzzing each summer with non-stop fun and activities. There are numerous festivals, art fairs, and places to enjoy the scenery or just sit and “people-watch”. New Buffalo MarinaNew Buffalo is one of the biggest boating harbors in Southwest Michigan, complete with an around-the-clock public boat launch.

The Four Winds Casino Resort located at 11111 Wilson Rd., New Buffalo, MI 49117, is a magnificent Casino worth exploring even if you are not a big gambler. In addition to the top notch gambling, it houses a beautiful hotel, several restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. The brand new Silver Creek Event Center is located right in the Four Winds Casino Resort. Here you will enjoy top name entertainers in this beautiful concert venue. When the show is over, you are moments from the action on the Casino floor.

New Buffalo Calendar of Events

"Artigras! Fine Arts Festival" takes place in downtown New Buffalo and features live music, festival food, fun for the kids and free admission. While you're there, have some fun with the family at "New Buffalo's Got Talent," or the big "Paint Off".

Independence Day Fireworks
This annual Independence Day Fireworks show is normally heldon July 3 at dusk on the beach.  Admission is free to the public.

Independence Day Concert
Independence Day Celebration at the Beach. Join the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra in a celebration of our nation's birth with an unforgettable performance set against the backdrop of beautiful Lake Michigan - 7:30pm. Admission is free.

Greek Fest
Labor Day weekend: (Note: This festival used to be held in July.) Greek Fest (Friday from 5 - 11 p.m., Saturday from 4-11 p.m. and Sunday from noon until the food is gone.) The festival will be held on the grounds of the American Hellenic Center at 17760 Behner Road in New Buffalo.

Ship & Shore Festival
Usually held in August, this is the BIG WEEKEND. Great food, Live Music, and much more! $5 admission. Lighted boat parade, followed by Fireworks.

Apple Cider Century Bicycle Tour
Usually held at the end of September, this nationally recognized recreational 25, 50, 75 and 100-mile bicycle tour takes place in neighboring Three Oaks, Michigan. This is a safe fun time for all participants. Advance registration is required by calling (269) 756-3361.

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