The Buzz, May 17: Shopper’s Fair

Published 5:29 pm Thursday, May 17, 2012

Shopper’s Fair

Noon to 3 p.m. Saturday

Edwardsburg Conservation Club, Edwardsburg, Mich.

The Edwardsburg Conservation Club/VFW Post 2284 Relay for Life Team “Hooked on A Healing” is hosting a fundraiser for the Edwardsburg Relay for Life featuring local vendors like Pampered Chef, Candy Girl Jewelry, Scentsy, Pandora Jewelry, Tastefully Simple and more. There will also be a cookout, horseshoe tournament, door prizes and silent auctions. Entry fee is a $5 donation. Call Brenda Mortimer at (269) 663-7595.

Dogwood Tea: “Tea by Design”

1 p.m. Saturday

Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, Mich.

Come to Dowagiac for tea and an education in home design. The Dogwood Tea is held in conjunction with the Dogwood Fine Arts Festival. Tickets are $18. Call (866) 490-2847 of visit

Born This Way Gaga Costume Party

9 p.m. May 24

Acorn Theater, Three Oaks, Mich.

The Acorn Theater is known for its eclectic variety of acts and events, and its Gaga Costume Party is no exception. Come dressed in your best Lady Gaga costume, outfit or “meat dress” and enter a contest to win $100. Must be 18 or over to enter, 21 and over to drink.  Visit

Niles Bensidoun French Market and Artisan Faire

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 24 and every Thursday and Saturday through Labor Day

Downtown Niles, Mich.

Local farmers and artisans offer a variety of produce, bread, baked goods, arts and crafts and plants. Visit the Niles Bensidoun French Market on Facebook.

Dance nights

SKY, Mishawaka, Ind.

SKY wants to bring the Vegas nightlife to Michiana. Its ultra-sleek lounge and nightclub hosts Reggae Night on Wednesday, Temptation Tuesdays, International Friday, Pablo G Mixxx on Saturday and Service Industry Night on Sunday. SKY offers VIP and limo service. Visit