Events in Bay City, MI

From the return of Tall Ship Celebration: Bay City in 2019 to annual favorites like the Bay City Fireworks Festival, Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Fest, and Hop Riot Beer Festival, some of the best festivals in Michigan fill this waterfront city all year long!

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Candlelight Yoga in the Gallery. • Yoga for all levels • Come early class gives you free access to the exhibits before c …more

Stretch more effectively by sitting on a chair to keep comfort levels safe. Please join us for this class when you are ready to laugh and stretch an …more

Central Michigan University professors KEITH CLIFTON, tenor, and ADRIENNE WILEY, piano, will perform compositions by Copland, Hundley, Gershwin and …more

Don't miss the chance to experience incomparable performances live on screen from the stage of The Metropolitan Opera, as well as special interviews …more

Creative 360 welcomes you to a make and take throw down! Come to "wine" down or rev up. Make art and make connections. No artistic ability …more

Hatha yoga uses asanas (yoga postures) and pranayama (breathing techniques) to aid in overall wellness. Recent studies show a connection between yog …more

Reserve your spot early for this weekday class. Full accommodations and all meals are included each day of your stay. There will also be a meet and …more

This film tells the story of photographer Robert Oelman who leaves his psychology career in the early 1990s to pursue photography. He moves from the …more

When dictator Joseph Stalin dies, his parasitic cronies square off in a power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Starring Jeffrey Tambor, St …more

LEISURE AND FAMILY TIME Friends, kids, grandkids, what's not to love? We all have home movies but rarely sit down to watch them. Alden and Vada …more

Bell’s Brewery annual spring release is here! The only official Oberon release in Frankenmuth, at Michigan on Main Bar and Grill! Join us for …more

Enjoy painting this adorable storybook character for your garden or as a gift.     …more

The beloved tale of a pig, a county fair, a blue ribbon, and a most unlikely friendship. Performed by 4th, 5th & 6th graders. Thursday …more

Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella is coming to The Dow Event Center Theater! Tickets go on sale February 8th at 10:00 a.m. at …more

Nothing is more powerful than the combination of voices with a large orchestra. Join us for this unique performance as we team up with the Sagin …more

Saginaw has a rich history of the 'firsts', African Americans and their outstanding contributions to the development of the Saginaw community. Join …more

Enjoy your break from school while exploring the wonders of nature in Michigan! This indoor program includes a variety of self-guided, hands-on expl …more

All couples planning a wedding are invited to attend!Don't miss out on this intimate and informative wedding showcase where you'll be able to ge …more

Enjoy a performance called, all_flash_no_trash with Nicholas Schmelter and Tyler Kivel, piano duo.     …more

The telling of Edward Albee's 2002 play, a sad and tragic story of loves lost, lives upended and a family torn apart. Audience: 17+ (strong lan …more

Based on a true story, The Upside is a heartfelt comedy about a recently paroled ex-convict who strikes up an unusual and unlikely friendship with a …more


  • Mar 24, 2019

From Disney-Pixar, the hilarious, touching, and uplifting tale of a multi-generational adventure. Rated PG (2009) …more

Recurring Events

This exhibition commemorates President John F. Kennedy’s private life and public trajectory. And it is one of the most exhaustively researched …more

Discover the magic of maple syrup season as you experience the process of making syrup from start to finish. Visitors are invited to peek in buckets …more

One of America's most popular farces, LEND ME A TENOR starts out naturally enough; the Cleveland Opera will highlight this season with one performan …more

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