Upcoming Events

2024 Meetings and Events

Volunteers for these events must be members of the Friends of Tawas Point Lighthouse and State Park.  The DNR requires a background check for all volunteers; contact us at tawaslighthousefriends@gmail.com for the paperwork.

A recreation passport is required for entry into the park.

There is an volunteer website that displays information on events and allows you to sign up online;  just click the link under the event for which you want to volunteer.  You can also volunteer by calling 989-545-1421 or sending an email to tawaslighthousefriends@gmail.com.

Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26 - Memorial Day Arts and Crafts Show

The Friends have a booth at this event to sell branded merchandise and offer information to the public.  Multiple shifts are available each day.

Click HERE to volunteer. 

Every Tuesday in June, July, and August - Tuesdays at the Lighthouse

The Friends offer tours by donation at the lighthouse on the Keeper's day off.  There are two shifts, noon to 2p and 2p to 4p.  No experience necessary!  Friends help with the flow through the museum and controlling the traffic in the tower.

Click HERE to volunteer

Saturday, July 20 -Third Annual Golf Scramble

join us at Knoll View Golf Course for a day of fun!  Shotgun start at 9a.  Click here for additional information.

Wednesday, August 7 - National Lighthouse Day

Details will be added closer to the event.

Thursday, August 15 - Board Meeting

Saturday, August 24 - Summer General Membership Meeting

Join us in our brand new Lighthouse Pavilion at 10a to plan upcoming events and discuss the status of our ongoing projects.

Friday, October 11 and Saturday, October 12 - Harvest Festival

Cancelled due to upgrades to the electrical system at the park.  The campground closes on September 2 and will not reopen until spring 2025.

Thursday, October 31 - Board Meeting

Thursday, November 7 - General Membership Meeting and Potluck Supper

Join us in the Zion Lutheran Church at 4:30p to review our year and discuss plans for 2025.

Saturday, November 30 - Christmas at the Lighthouse

Details will be added closer to the event.

Interested in helping at any of the events?  Click HERE to view the list of volunteer activities on SignUpGenius.  When you sign up online, you will receive a confirmation as well as an email reminder  prior to the event.  

If you would prefer to volunteer by phone, call 989-545-1421.  Or email us at tawaslighthousefriends@gmail.com and we'll register you online.