Handbag Launch Event in Petoskey

Reserve Your Spot Today!

Only $99/Guest

This is a private ticketed event. Celebrate the unveiling of the new season with Jenna Kator and be part of something truly magical in Michigan that evoke emotions, spark conversations and build meaningful connections.

A Unique Shopping Experience at J.W. Shorter & Son Mercantile:

  • Entrance to the private shopping event with Jenna Kator
  • Receive a special JKC item
  • A JKC voucher for use only during the private event
  • Gift with purchase valued at over $50
  • Chance to win a prize package valued at over $250 (one winner picked randomly from participants).
  • Chance to have your JKC handbag purchase paid for by J.W. Shorter & Son Mercantile
  • Special shopping vouchers from other downtown Petoskey businesses

An Upscale Brunch at Pallette Bistro:

  • Enjoy a delectable brunch featuring Northern Michigan’s culinary delights
  • All non-alcoholic beverages are included, cash bar for alcoholic beverages
  • Local Petoskey Musician, Owen James, will provide live entertainment during brunch
  • Gain insights into the rich history of downtown Petoskey from Jennifer Shorter, a third-generation merchant
  • Jenna Kator will also be present for engaging conversations & camaraderie
  • Special games with exciting prices up for grabs!

Reserve your spot at this unforgettable event today!!

10:00AM - 11:00AM

Join us at J.W. Shorter Son Mercantile for an exclusive first look and the unveiling of the Autumn|Winter Collection and personally shop with Jenna Kator.

11:30AM - 1:00PM

Brunch at Pallette Bistro

1:00PM - 3:00PM

Venture back to J.W. Shorter & Son Mercantile for more shopping and a chance to check out the other downtown establishments. Some merchants are even providing you with special gift certificates and shopping vouchers to use this day only!  Drawings and prizes will be up for grabs throughout the event.


J.W. Shorter & Son Mercantile
301 E. Lake Street | Petoskey, MI 49770

Pallette Bistro
321 Bay Street | Petoskey, MI 49770

Traveling to Petoskey for the Event?
Suggested Accommodations:

  • The Bay View Inn, phone 231-347-2771 www.staffords.com
  • The Terrace Inn, phone 231-347-2410 www.info@theterraceinn.com
  • petoskeyarea.com for more options

Tickets are only sold through J.W. Shorter & Son Mercantile, subject to availability and are non-refundable. If the event is canceled, J.W. Shorter & Son Mercantile will issue a full refund.