Event informaton must be emailed two weeks in advance of date.

Monthly - Second Saturday History Presentation.
-- Join us on the second saturday of each month for a presentation of an interesting history subject. Admission is free. Sponsored by the Bay County Historical Society. - Contact:

Festivals and Events:

(Contact us to add your "Annual" event.)
  • Auburn - Cornfest [Website]
  • Bay City - Bay City Air Show [Website]
  • Bay City - Bay County Fair [Website]
  • Bay City - Fireworks Festival [Website]
  • Bay City - Downtown Bay City Wine Walk. [Website]
  • Bay City - Dow Bay City River Roar [Website]
  • Bay City - Hell's Half Mile Film & Music Festval. [Website]
  • Bay City - Labadie Pig Gig Ribfest [Website]
  • Bay City - River of Time Historical Reenactiment. [Website]
  • Munger - Potatoe Festival. [Website]
  • Pinconning - Cheesetown Festival. [Website]
    Bay Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
    Bay City: 901 Saginaw St.
    989-893-1222 / 888-BAY-TOWN / [Email] / [Calendar].
    Complete information on Bay area accommodations, activities & events.
    Bay Arts Council
    Bay City: 915 Washington Ave.
    989-893-0343 [Calendar].
    Wenonah Park World Friendship Shell performances & cultural arts.
    Bay City Independents base ball team
    Bay City:, Home field: Carroll Park [Website]
    Old time base ball games during summer months.
    Bay City Players
    Bay City: Columbus Avenue
    989-893-5555 [Calendar].
    Live theater performances.
    Bay County Historical Society Museum
    Bay City:321 Washington Ave.
    989-893-5733 [Website].
    Historical exhibits and gift shop. Research library, special events and trolley tours.
    Bay County Library System
    Bay City:500 Center Ave.
    989-894-2837 [Calendar]
    Many online services, bookmobile, regular and special programs.
    Bijou Orchestra led by Leo Najar.
    Bay City, MI 48707: P.O. Box 336
    Ph. 989-225-3423 [Calendar].
    Delta College
    University Center: 1901 Delta Rd. / 989-686-9000
    Delta College Planetarium
    Bay City: Center Ave. & Water St. / 989-667-2260
    Weekly shows in planetarium. [Calendar]
    Dow Event Center, The
    Saginaw: cor. Washington & Johnson / 989-759-1320
    Shows, concerts, sports. [Calendar]
    Downtown Bay City
    Bay City: 901 Saginaw St. / 989-893-3573
    Downtown special events. [Calendar].
    Essexville Hampton Community Education
    Essexville: 213 Pine St. / 989-894-9718
    Classes, training, activities. [Calendar].
    Frankenmuth Chamber of Commerce.
    Frankenmuth: 800-FUN-TOWN;
    Michigan's little Bavaria. [Calendar]
    Abandoned Historic Pine Ridge Cemetery.
    Bay City: S.E. Corner Ridge & Tuscola Roads.
    Donate/volunteer, help preserve cemetery. {Web Page}
    Goodrich Quality Theaters
    Bangor Twsp.: n.e. cor. Wilder & State. / 989-686-FILM
    Cinem motion pictures. [Website]
    Great Lakes Loons baseball team
    Midland:, Home field: Dow Diamond [Website]
    Minor league baseball affiliated with L.A. Dogers.
    Lincoln Hall Dancers
    Bay City: 79 Lincoln St.
    Public open dancing every Tuesday from 1:30 to 4:15 pm.
    Men's Barbershop Harmony Society
    Monitor: 3281 Kiesel Rd.
    Info: 684-7903
    New singers welcome, meets 7:30 to 10:00 pm each Wednesday.
    Midland Center for the Arts
    Midland: 1801 W. St. Andrews Rd.
    800-523-7649 / 989-631-8250 [Website]
  • [Calendar] of events & activities.
  • [Historical Society] / [Theatre] / [Music] / [Exhibits]
    Prime Events Center
    Bay City: 1201 Washington.
    989-684-8410 [Website].
    Top knotch entertainment inside large theatre facilities.
    Saginaw Convention & Visitors Burea
    Saginaw, MI 48607 - 515 N. Washington Ave. [Website]
    Events and activities in Saginaw County.
    Saginaw River Marine Historical Society
    Bay City,, MI 48707-2051 - P.O. Box 2051
    Keepers Saginaw Bay and Saginaw River maritime histories. Become a member for $10 to enjoy maritime history presentations at monthly meetings, and to receive the Modoc Whistle magazine published quarterly. [Website]
    Saginaw Valley State University
    Frankenlust Township: 7400 Bay Road.
    800-968-9500 / 989-964-4000 [Website]
    Educational exhibits and cultural performances.
  • [Mid-Michigan] Communities Events Calendar
  • [Calendar] of events & activities.
  • [Exhibits] at Arbury Fine Arts Center.
  • [Exhibits] at Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum
  • [Programs] of Valley Film Society.
    Seventh Michigan Cavalry Civil War Roundtable.
    Bay City: 989-892-1135 for information. {Web Page}
    Monthly meeting are held during fall/winter are open to public.
    State Theatre
    Bay City: 913 Washington.
    892-2660 [Website].
    Classic movies, Bijou Orchestra, and other live performances.
    Studio 23 / The Arts Center
    Bay City: 901 N. Water St.
    989-894-2323 [Website]
    Gallery, Store, Education
    Temple Theatre & Event Center
    Saginaw: 201 N. Washington Ave.
    989-754-7569 / 1-887-754-SHOW [Website]
    Heritage Theatre - Classic movies, concerts, and other live performances.
    Tri-City Chorus of Sweet Adeline
    Auburn: 500 Midland Rd.
    Singers welcomed, meets from 7 to 9 pm each Tuesday at Western High School.
    Van Buren Street Dinner Theatre
    Bay City: 711 N. Van Buren
    989-893-9399 [Website]
    Dinner and live theatre.

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