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Trenton Events

Are you looking for things to do in Trenton?  You’re at the right place!  Entertainment from festivals to nature walks on Trenton’s Trailtown can be found on these Downriver community pages!

Be sure to come back again and again because these Downriver event calendars are updated weekly!

Jul
25
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Jul 25 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Aug
1
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Aug 1 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Aug
3
Sat
2024
Jazz on the River @ Elizabeth Park
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jazz on the River @ Elizabeth Park | Trenton | Michigan | United States

International and national jazz artists will hit the stage during the 31st Jazz on the River event!

The concert is free but there is a $5 cash parking fee to park at Elizabeth Park. There will be a variety of food and beverage vendors on hand to take care of any craving you have during the event. The gates at Elizabeth Park will open at 10:00 AM each day.

Please note that the park will fill up but alternate parking is available with shuttle service from the Kennedy Recreation Center in Trenton. Elizabeth Park is located at 4651 Elizabeth Drive in Trenton.

 

 

Story Time with a Park Ranger @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Story Time with a Park Ranger @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Let’s gather together to hear a story (or two) read aloud from a Park Ranger. We will also sing a few songs and get some wiggles out. Afterward, feel free to explore all that our Visitor Center has to offer.

This event is intended for young children.

No tickets are required, BUT registration is requested via Eventbrite – https://www.eventbrite.com/o/detroit-river-international-wildlife-refuge-33043328431?fbclid

 

 

Aug
4
Sun
2024
Jazz on the River @ Elizabeth Park
Aug 4 @ 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jazz on the River @ Elizabeth Park | Trenton | Michigan | United States

International and national jazz artists will hit the stage during the 31st Jazz on the River event!

The concert is free but there is a $5 cash parking fee to park at Elizabeth Park. There will be a variety of food and beverage vendors on hand to take care of any craving you have during the event. The gates at Elizabeth Park will open at 10:00 AM each day.

Please note that the park will fill up but alternate parking is available with shuttle service from the Kennedy Recreation Center in Trenton. Elizabeth Park is located at 4651 Elizabeth Drive in Trenton.

 

 

Aug
8
Thu
2024
Fish with a Ranger @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Fish with a Ranger @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Come out to the Refuge Gateway Fishing Pier and fish alongside a ranger!

– FREE! Please register using this Eventbrite page.
– Please meet in the Visitor Center!

July 11th –  we will learn more specifically about largemouth bass, the bait they prefer, and much more. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fish-with-a-ranger-luring-largemouth-registration-reqd-tickets-869381973887?aff

August 8th – we will learn more specifically about perch, the bait they prefer, and much more. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fish-with-a-ranger-search-for-perch-registration-reqd-tickets-869385434237?aff

 

Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Aug
15
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Aug 15 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Aug
17
Sat
2024
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Work with biological staff at the refuge to remove invasive species across refuge units. Opportunities to learn about native habitat, invasive species, and environmental stewardship. These workdays will be at different units working to remove different invasives depending on the day.

Be prepared for hard manual labor outdoors in potentially adverse conditions. Potential species to work with are garlic mustard, European frog bit, common buckthorn, and potentially more.

FREE EVENT, Sign up using the Eventbrite link, more information about each day to follow for those who sign up.

Aug
22
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Aug 22 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Aug
29
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Aug 29 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Sep
5
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Sep
12
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Sep 12 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Sep
19
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Sep
21
Sat
2024
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
Sep 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Work with biological staff at the refuge to remove invasive species across refuge units. Opportunities to learn about native habitat, invasive species, and environmental stewardship. These workdays will be at different units working to remove different invasives depending on the day.

Be prepared for hard manual labor outdoors in potentially adverse conditions. Potential species to work with are garlic mustard, European frog bit, common buckthorn, and potentially more.

FREE EVENT, Sign up using the Eventbrite link, more information about each day to follow for those who sign up.

Sep
26
Thu
2024
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton
Sep 26 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Trenton Farmers Market & Artisan Fair @ Municipal lot at W. Jefferson and Elm, Trenton

The market will run every Thursday May through September from 2pm to 7pm. See you there this summer!

You’ll find us in the municipal lot at the corner of W. Jefferson and Elm in Downtown Trenton.

 

Sep
28
Sat
2024
Downtown Trenton Fall Bash & Lobstoberfest!
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – Sep 29 @ 11:00 pm

September 28th, 11 am-11 pm.
***Lobster buffet, food trucks, strolling adult beverages, live music all day, the best shopping, dancing witches, face paint, Jurassic Park motor pool, photo booths, and so much more! Downtown businesses to feature sales, giveaways, special guests, and more!

A fun kick-off tent party will take place on Friday, September 27th from 4pm-11pm at Truago. Lobster buffet, full bar, live entertainment & more!

**Click on the picture for all the details**

 

Oct
12
Sat
2024
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Work with biological staff at the refuge to remove invasive species across refuge units. Opportunities to learn about native habitat, invasive species, and environmental stewardship. These workdays will be at different units working to remove different invasives depending on the day.

Be prepared for hard manual labor outdoors in potentially adverse conditions. Potential species to work with are garlic mustard, European frog bit, common buckthorn, and potentially more.

FREE EVENT, Sign up using the Eventbrite link, more information about each day to follow for those who sign up.

Oct
27
Sun
2024
TRUNK OR TREAT @ Kennedy Recreation Center Parking Lot
Oct 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
TRUNK OR TREAT @ Kennedy Recreation Center Parking Lot | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Local businesses will be passing out treats, food trucks AND again we’ll be collecting canned donations for the Saint Philip Food Pantry.

Nov
9
Sat
2024
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Invasive Species Work Days @ Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge | Trenton | Michigan | United States

Work with biological staff at the refuge to remove invasive species across refuge units. Opportunities to learn about native habitat, invasive species, and environmental stewardship. These workdays will be at different units working to remove different invasives depending on the day.

Be prepared for hard manual labor outdoors in potentially adverse conditions. Potential species to work with are garlic mustard, European frog bit, common buckthorn, and potentially more.

FREE EVENT, Sign up using the Eventbrite link, more information about each day to follow for those who sign up.

Do you have a community event coming up?  If you want your event added to our calendar, submit your request here*.

* Events must be pre-approved and meet criteria to post.  Events pertaining to businesses and for-profit business events are allowed for sponsors only.

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