Holiday Bash
Dec
15
to Dec 16

Holiday Bash

Mark your calendar, our Annual Holiday Market will take place on Dec 15th 1pm-6pm and include a stellar line up of vendors this year. A perfect place to check off everyone on your holiday shopping list. We'll be serving up mulled wine and spinning some favorite holiday tunes to get you in the shopping mood.

Then on Sunday Dec. 16th we are hosting DIY Kids Holiday Crafts . We'll be bringing in some of our favorite kid crafts for you to create together and you'll leave with some of your own amazing handmade gifts. Free event.

Vendors list is FULL. We had limited space this year.

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Parade of Lights Viewing Party
Nov
17
4:30 PM16:30

Parade of Lights Viewing Party

Downtown Traverse City is having their annual Parade of Lights. We are excited that the parade is coming by The Little Fleet along Front Street. We are hosting a viewing party featuring hot cocktails. And of course, you can always warm up with us in the yurt.

More info can be found here: https://www.downtowntc.com/events-attractions/event-calendar

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5th Annual IPA Challenge.
Nov
8
5:30 PM17:30

5th Annual IPA Challenge.

The TC Ale Trail, Michigan Hop Alliance, MI Local Hops, Drink My Brewcast and Create TC are happy to announce the FIFTH Annual IPA Challenge!

The IPA challenge is a local competition between 10 Traverse City breweries. Each brewery will produce their “Best IPA” and submit it for the event. 200 beer lovers will have the opportunity to get tickets and be a judge and choose their favorite brew. All tasting will be blind. Ticket holders will know the description of the beer, ABV, and other facts, but the brewery will remain confidential. At 9 pm an awards ceremony will take place. The winning brewery will take home a trophy and the privilege of saying their brewery has “The Best IPA in Traverse City”


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Futuristic Sci-Fi Halloween Bash
Oct
27
to Oct 28

Futuristic Sci-Fi Halloween Bash

The FUTURE’S SO BRIGHT—at least we’re trying to be hopeful. Bring your funky, neon glowing, tin-foil wrapped self to this year’s Futuristic Sci-Fi Halloween Bash. Creativity encouraged! We’ll have a DJ set up spinning the perfect beats to bust out your robot-inspired moves.

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Apple Days
Oct
6
12:30 PM12:30

Apple Days

Happy Apple Days! We're taking our downtown bushel of apples and turning them into some seasonal cocktails! Come enjoy apple cocktails, hard ciders, hot apple cider and cider donuts. Special fall kids craft to keep the littles entertained. Cheers to Fall!

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Oktoberfest
Sep
29
4:00 PM16:00

Oktoberfest

Our Annual Oktoberfest is happening September 29th 4pm to Close

Bavarian inspired food from Milkweed, Glendale Ave and Food Trucks

Bring in any size stein for a $5 fill

Stein hoisting competition with prizes

Live music from Box On

Free event, all ages welcome. 

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Locals Party
Sep
13
to Sep 14

Locals Party

Celebrate This Town Together

We are throwing a party for you.  Giving back for being awesome and supporting us.  Lets celebrate this town together.  

Free Passed Appetizers from Milkweed

Deep Discounts on Local Beer, Wine, and Cocktails

Live Music From Hot N Bothered.

Thank you Traverse City

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World Cup Finals Viewing Party
Jul
15
10:00 AM10:00

World Cup Finals Viewing Party

Its been a crazy tournament.  Watch it come to an end together at our World Cup Finals Viewing Party.  Proceeds from the event will go towards TBAYS.  The future of soccer in the USA depends on our kids. 

Got the skills?  We are hosting a juggling competition.  Juggling competition starts at 10am.  12 and under winner gets a free The Little Fleet t-shirt of their choice.  Overall winner gets a gift certificate to The Little Fleet.

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Drag Night with Up North Pride and Manila Luzon
Jun
22
8:00 PM20:00

Drag Night with Up North Pride and Manila Luzon

Together with Up North Pride, we’re shutting down Wellington Street for a big queer Drag Night with The Little Fleet. Live performances, cocktails, and so much drag! 

Fierce glamazon Manila Luzon takes the main stage as the emcee and headliner for Up North Pride Drag Night at The Little Fleet on Friday, June 22 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The Ru Paul’s Drag Race alum and season three 1st runner-up has plenty in store for Up North Pride audiences complete with her haut couture, barbed wit, and vocals. 

Come dressed in Pride gear, drag, or any gender expression you're vibing that night. It's going to be a Pride party this city has never seen before.

Parental guidance is advised.

Interested in volunteering for this event?https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/2336220/false#/invitation

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School's Out Party
Jun
13
4:00 PM16:00

School's Out Party

School's Out and we are celebrating with a big o' bash! We'll have the dunk tank back so you can dunk your favorite teacher or principal and raise money for TCAPS schools. Teachers get $1 off drinks and free lemonade slushies for kids. Live music and good vibes only.

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Annual Summer Launch Party
May
27
to May 28

Annual Summer Launch Party

Annual Summer Launch Party! Happening Sunday, May 27th. Kick off the start of summer with Live Music All Day (bands to be announced shortly) Multiple Bars, and Tasty Food Truck Eats. It's been a brutal spring, we deserve to let loose!

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