There's always something to celebrate here! Whether you're into out-there extravaganzas like Bringin' Back the 80's or the Linwood Pickle Festival, or some of Michigan's oldest and most traditional festivals like the Frankenmuth Bavarian Festival, one thing's for sure-Michigan's Great Lakes Bay Region knows how to keep the good times rolling.

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A juried exhibition featuring recent artworks from Michigan artists. Applications can be sent to our curator, applications can be found on Studio 23's... …more

Join us on this family friendly sail aboard the Appledore, for a fun and relaxing evening of cruising along the Saginaw River and setting sail in the ... …more

Ready for a fun and creative evening? You don't need an artistic bone in your body. You bring your favorite brew or cocktails, and we will provide the... …more

Enjoy a walk to the Children's Garden! After, listen to some stories outside while in the garden.  …more

Enjoy a walk to the Children's Garden & listen to some stories outside while in the garden …more

A Taiwan born artist now living in Mt. Pleasant, Lily’s style of painting is lush, imaginative and cultural. She creates her art using simple in... …more

Arising out of the traditions of Gestural Abstraction, Martiny’s brush strokes are freed from the canvas to create three-dimensional sculptures ... …more

The largest outdoor new car show in North America is celebrating its 53rd year with the theme “Fueled.”   There will be... …more

Take an educational trip back to the turn of the century when America was captivated by the syncopated charms of ragtime music. Learn the historical a... …more

TEDxSVSU is an evening filled with speakers wanting to spread their "Ideas Worth Sharing" with topics ranging from ultrarunning, mental heal... …more

Broadway musical with one show-stopping song and dance number after another! A mousy fanatic listens to a fictional 1928 Broadway comedy, “The D... …more


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