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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Yes, it's a Children's Fun Night presented by the Saginaw County Parks and Recreation Commission and the Saginaw CountyGreat Start Collaborative. Ch …more

Drop into The Children's Garden and participate in a easy-to-create take-home craft (supplies included)! Be sure to water Sir Ham-a-Lot the pig, sam …more

Summer might be almost over for the kids but the fun is still happening today!   …more

Bring the whole family to our Fall Open House and discover what's coming this fall at the Tennis Center. Each child who registers for a class gets t …more

Hump Day Happy Hour Select domestic drafts are $2.50 from the time gates open until one hour after first pitch. …more

Your chef will get hands-on experience making kid-friendly recipes and experiment with mystery ingredients. Learn how to use fractions and measure w …more

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

Come celebrate our 80th Annual Midland County Fair with Concerts, Super Kicker Rodeo, Rides, 4-H Exhibits, Stock Exhibits, Commercial Exhibits, Chil …more

Seniors 60+ enjoy Free admission into the Zoo. At 1:30 PM join the Saginaw Commission on Aging for a light picnic meal. Enjoy the dynamic …more

Celebrate the music of Sinatra, Bennett, Dino, Darin & more with Donny Most and his amazing Big Band. …more

Richard Paul is a clean, family friendly comedy ventriloquist who brings to life his stage full of colorful, outrageous characters. His fast pace, f …more

Bring your own seating, a cooler and enjoy live music!   …more

Enjoy an evening on the patio at the Mountain View overlooking our beautiful natural surroundings with Brush Street and a varied selection of wines. …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

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

Two hour cruise with live tour guide highlighting history and wildlife on the Saginaw River. Daily route: North on Monday-Wednesday-Friday …more

View some of the world's most striking images shot by some of the world's finest photographers. Exhibition is included in ticket price and includes …more

An annual exhibit featuring the artwork from students and instructors at Studio 23. Students must have new work to display and can enter 3-5 pi …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

Join the Zula Patrol on an expedition as they tour our solar system trying to find their loyal pet Gorga. In the process, you will learn about diffe …more

Every Wednesday! Toddler time will consist of story time, finger play and toddlers in motion. These sessions will run approximately 15-20 minutes. W …more

Galileo’s telescopic observations began a revolution, transforming our views of the cosmos and our place within. It is a revolution which cont …more

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