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September, 2017

  • 21 September

    Things to Do (Sept. 23 – 29)

    Ed Sheeran performs at 7:30 pm Sept. 27 at the new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit.

    Welcome Fall! As much as some of us may be sad to see summer go, just as many of us are thrilled to have fall rolling in. There are still a ton of events to experience here in the mitten during the fall months. Check out our list and see ...

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  • 15 September

    Things to Do (Sept. 16 – 22)

    ArtPrize opens Sept. 20 and runs through Oct. 8 in Grand Rapids.

    Here we are – fall is upon us. Luckily the summer weather is holding on to give us all a chance to squeeze in one more weekend of fun. Our list includes all kinds of options for you to do just that. Check out this list and see what you ...

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  • 7 September

    Things to Do (Sept. 9-15)

    Frankenmuth Oktoberfest happens Sept. 14-17 in downtown Frankenmuth.

    As we gear up to welcome fall, there is still plenty happening here in the mitten! See if you can find something exciting on our list to help you make some memories before another season passes you by. In the meantime, we appreciate your continued support of Behind The Mitten, ...

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August, 2017

  • 31 August

    Things to Do (Sept. 2 – 8)

    We searched for Michigan's Best Wings, and now you can find some too. 
The Michigan Chicken Wing Festival is Sept. 1-3 at Adado Riverfront Park in Lansing.

    And, that’s a wrap! Summer of 2017 is in the books. We hope you took the opportunity to make some great summer memories. Now, fall is in the air. Another great season in the mitten! Here is a list of some great things you can experience before the snow flies. ...

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  • 30 August

    Beer of the Week: Rockford Brewing Company (Aug. 27, 2017)

    Beer of the Week

    On this past weekend’s show, we broadcast from the Rockford Brewing Company in Rockford where we talked about our recent MLive search for Best Chicken Wings, as well as the recent fire at the Corner Bar. Obviously, we picked a BEER of the WEEK! Co-owner Seth Rivard and general manager ...

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  • 24 August

    Things to Do (Aug. 25 – Sept. 1)

    Harbor Fest happens  Aug. 25 & 26 in Marquette.

    Did you see the solar eclipse this week? Did you see on the calendar that summer is almost over? Don’t let it get by without finding something fun to do. We have an extensive list of ideas here for you to check out. There should be something for you to ...

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  • 17 August

    Things to Do (Aug. 18 – 24)

    Meet up with us at Mackinac Island's Fudge Festival Aug. 18-20!

    Here we are with summer winding down. Don’t let it get away from you without experiencing some of the best that the mitten has to offer. We have an extensive list of ideas for you here. Find something to make the “Summer of ’17” memorable! In the meantime, we will ...

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  • 10 August

    Things to Do (Aug. 11 – 17)

    The Traverse City Summer Microbrew & Music Festival, runs Aug. 11-12 at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons.

    As Summer in the mitten rolls along, be sure to take some time for some memory making events.  There is always something worth checking out across the state, and the coming week has plenty to choose from. Give our things to do list a once over, and see what looks ...

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  • 3 August

    Things to Do (Aug. 4 – 10)

    Disney’s Newsies runs August 8 - 20 at  The Barn Theatre in Augusta.

    As the Summer gets shorter and shorter, now is the time to find some things to do in the mitten to make some memories! Check out our list of things to do in the coming weekend and week.  There has to be something here that can get you out and ...

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July, 2017

  • 27 July

    Things to Do (July 28 – August 3)

    Lifehouse and Switchfoot perform July 30 at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre; and  July 31 at Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids.

    And just like that, here comes August! If you are looking to make the most of the last month of summer, check out this list of ideas. Maybe you will come across just what you need to add a little spark to your week or weekend. There are fairs, festivals ...

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