Make your summer in Northern Michigan memorable.

Open to all, Bay View is a welcoming place to experience a summer that transforms the mind, body and soul. The Bay View Association is an historic, summer community. You are invited to “Experience Summer with Us” on the shore of Lake Michigan’s Little Traverse Bay in this friendly, open community founded by members of the Methodist Episcopal Church.

Looking for wholesome activities that everyone in your family will love? Check out the enriching events we have throughout summer!

Join the team! Click below to apply for any of our open employment opportunities. 

2024 Summer Program – NOW AVAILABLE!

What is Chautauqua?

Press Room

Waterfront Webcam

2023 Handbell Concert

Live-Streamed Worship Services

Virtual Vespers

2023 Report on Giving


Get news and information from Bay View Association, in your mail. Please check the calendar for the most up-to-date information on Summer 2023 programming.