This Week's Upcoming Events in Michigan's Great Lakes Bay

Headed our way for a last-minute Michigan weekend getaway? We've rounded up this week's upcoming Michigan events in the Great Lakes Bay to help you plan ahead!

Check out our full Great Lakes Bay events calendar for even more of our favorite upcoming festivals and events in Michigan!



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The Bay City Central High School Jazz Lab, Central Air Band, and the Bay City Steelers Steel Drum Band will be making their Debut performance at the …more

Join Team ATP as they coordinate a 3-event swim & run competition called Cannonball Run Aquathlon Series in our area. We'll have three summer ev …more

Ready for a fun and creative way to express your patriotism? Join us as Artist & Artshop Coordinator Allise Noble guides you step-by-step as you …more

D.E.A.R. at the Zoo encourages kids to enjoy reading throughout the summer! The Drop Everything and READ event features literacy activities thr …more

Join us and our local Pickleball wizard and instructor Jerry Barz to learn to play Pickle ball! It is a paddle sport for all ages and skill lev …more

Bring your lawn chairs and get ready for great music! A Jolly Hammers and Strings concert presents an opportunity to listen to dulcimer, autoharp, b …more

Enjoy fresh produce, beautiful flowers, local honey, home-made baked goods and so much more at the Midland Area Farmers Market.   …more

Toddlers and their grown-ups will be making friends and bonding over circle time, music, crafts and free play. We will teach numbers through count …more

Kids will get an upclose 'tour' of emergency vehicles during today's kids recreational Safety themed activities. …more

Join Naturalist and snake enthusiast Michelle Fournier as we head out on the trails in search of snakes. Along the way, we’ll explore what mak …more

Tim Salisbury, variety entertainer extraordinaire, has performed throughout the midwest for the last twenty years doing every type of event imaginab …more

Bring your own seating, a cooler and enjoy live music! (Country Classic Music) …more

Recurring Events

Children and adults alike will experience the challenge of using these larger-than-life-size blocks to create structures that represent our communit …more

Traditional quilting follows set rules and patterns, for Art Quilts there are no rules giving the artist the freedom to create. It experiments with …more

Dow Gardens is the place to see the newest cast of characters by artist Andy Cobb. His larger-than-life sculptures are sure to delight all ages. Be …more

*New Location - in the outdoor pavilion at SVRC Marketplace.  Here at the Market we strive to bring you the best fresh produce, locally gr …more

The Japanese Cultural Center Tea House and Gardens of Saginaw welcomes you to stroll our beautiful Japanese garden at no charge. We will serve …more

This exhibit features three solo shows for the artists. They work in different mediums. William (Bill) Horning, collage and mixed media, Stephen Gre …more

Movies under the stars in downtown Midland are projected on the big white wall of Ace Hardware. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lawn chair and a …more

The Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum will host the Regional Biennial Juried Sculpture Exhibition from June 2 through September 22, 2018. The op …more

Themed experiments, games and crafts throughout the Visitor Center will highlight the unique characteristics of each ecosystem. Themes change bi-we …more

This free exhibit reveals some of the more spectacular images of Mars from orbiting spacecraft and landers. Much of the photography has not been wid …more



Hand to God is the darest of dark comedies by Robert Askins. …more

Visit the Auburn Branch to hear YOUTUBE sensation with 4 Million views, Matthew Ball aka THE BOOGIE WOOGIE KID. Ball is the attorney turned music …more

You won't want to miss this opportunity to see resident and migratory birds up close, as birds are caught in mist nets and banded for research. Join …more

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