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

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

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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  • Bay City
  • Birch Run
  • Chesaning
  • Frankenmuth
  • Midland
  • Saginaw
  • Art
  • Car Shows
  • Nightlife
  • Family Fun
  • Festivals
  • Food
  • Craft Beer
  • Live Music
  • Museums & History
  • Shopping
  • Sports
  • Outdoors
  • Regional Trails
  • Seasonal
  • Education
  • Holidays
  • Adult Beverages
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This original adaptation of Charles Dickens’ holiday classic breathes fresh life into everyone’s favorite Christmas ghost story by reima …more

Join us for An Animated Christmas Concert and enjoy all your favorite songs from all your favorite animated Christmas Shows. Featuring Muth Communi …more

Here's an opportunity to celebrate Christmas the pioneer way! Enjoy a family friendly event at Bridgeport Historical Village with holiday stories in …more

The Historical Museum offers guided tours of Bay City’s City Hall on the second Friday of each month. Space is limited to the first 20 persons …more

Dive into this holiday season! Swim among hundreds of shatterproof ornaments, pick out your favorite, decorate and display on your tree at home! …more

Get ready to make your holidays bright at Dow Gardens in Midland as you stroll through a winter wonderland of luminaries and lights. Along the way y …more

This night is all about the kids! Drop them off for an exciting night of tennis, soccer, kickball, dodge ball and many more fun games! …more

Mike Super has taken the performance of magic to new, mainstream levels that will reach out and literally touch you. Mike has turned the magic show …more

Ice Skating in the Nickless Family Community Pavilion! Skating is FREE thanks to Local 85 Pipefitters and Plumbers Union and Independant Bank, Bri …more

Catch the Spirit! As a member of the Ontario Hockey League we invite you to The Dow Event Center for world-class sports entertainment. Join the Sagi …more

Join us at a public reception with an opportunity to meet the Artists. …more

Save the date for the 16th Annual Black & White Affair. More details to follow. …more

Enjoy Adam Prime an extremely gifted vocalist and entertainer from the Great Lakes Bay Region in this holiday show. …more

Trombley-Centre House, the oldest frame house in Bay City. The house will be decorated for the holidays during the month of December Visit the …more

Recurring Events

Enjoy Art at the Andersen with exhibit of photos by Misty Grumbley. …more

It will be a magical winter season at the Tittabawassee Township Park! If you have seen Freeland Lights in a previous season....then you need to se …more

SAM presents the extraordinary and unique sculptures of Michigan glass artist, April Wagner.   …more

Create a brilliant decorative mosaic piece for your home or patio on a larger frame base. This workshop includes instruction, all materials, groutin …more

2018 marks the 60th anniversary of Marshall Frederick's iconic sculpture, The Spirit of Detroit. We invite you to visit the museum to view the sculp …more

This exhibition features work by Nicole Banowetz, an artist and educator working in inflatable sculpture. The work in this exhibition will highlight …more

Learn how a Saginaw ship company played a huge role in the Great War, on a tour of this exhibit On the Home Front.  Museum Hours: &nb …more

Each year, Santa comes to Midland on the Tuesday evening after Thanksgiving. He arrives at the Tridge, makes his way up Ashman St. and helps our …more

Bring your camera and your wish list to Bronner's! See our Event page for more information. Hours: Monday through Thursday: 10:00am-11:30a …more

This exhibit features two solo exhibits. Chandra is a a photographer and Tisch is a painter and mixed media artist. Studio Hours: Tuesday …more

Referred to as meditation in motion, the gentle flowing movements encourage the letting go of stress and tension. Classes are taught in an open, fri …more

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