- Barn Restoration Workshop 13 June 2016 - 18 June 2016 The park will again be hosting the successful barn restoration workshop June 13-18th at the John Burfiend Barn located on Port Oneida Road.
- Traverse City Wine & Art Festival 25 June 2016
- 45th Annual Glen Lake Women’s Club Art Fair 20 July 2016 Featuring more than 100 exhibitors in various media including pottery, glass, fabrics, jewelry and more.
- August Star Party 13 August 2016 Celebrate the last day of the Port Oneida Fair with a dual Star Party event. Observe the beautiful summer Night Sky constellations, along with the moon, Mars, Saturn and possibly a few bright Perseid meteors.
- Founders' Day 25 August 2016 Each year on August 25, the National Park Service celebrates its birthday and everyone is invited! Help celebrate the 100th birthday of the National Park Service at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore!
- Harvest Stompede 10 September 2016 - 11 September 2016
- GAAA Watercolor Workshop 3 October 2016 - 6 October 2016