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December, 2017

  • 14 December

    Things to Do (Dec. 14 – 20)

    Finding Neverland runs Dec. 12-17 at The Wharton Center in East Lansing.

    The crush of the holidays have arrived. Don’t let them pass by without taking advantage of some of the amazing activities Michigan has to offer. We have a list of just such activities and events! Check it out, and see what you can fit into your probably already tight schedule. ...

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  • 7 December

    Things to Do (Dec. 7-13)

    Finding Neverland runs Dec. 12-17 at  The Wharton Center in East Lansing.

    It’s the most wonderful time of year! It can also be the busiest time of year. Don’t get too busy to make some great holiday memories in the mitten. Here is a list of fabulous ideas for doing just that. See what can fit into your schedule, and make this the best ...

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November, 2017

  • 30 November

    Thing to Do (Nov. 30 – Dec. 6)

    The International Festival of Lights continues through-Dec. 31 in downtown Battle Creek.

    Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus! If you haven’t seen him yet, you will have ample opportunity starting this weekend! The holiday activities and events are ramping up, and we have a long list for you to check out. If you are looking for something to enhance your ...

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  • 23 November

    Things to Do (Nov. 23-29)

    Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World opens Nov. 21st, and continues through Jan. 7th at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park in Grand Rapids.

    And here we are at Thanksgiving! A moment to reflect on all we are thankful for. For us, we are thankful for all of you who follow our adventures, and those who join us weekly on Behind The Mitten to discover all that our beautiful state has to offer. (And ...

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  • 16 November

    Things to Do (Nov. 16 – 22)

    International Wine, Beer and Food Festival runs Nov. 16-18 at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids.

    Gobble Gobble! Here come the holidays! There are plenty of things to do in the mitten to celebrate with family and friends. Our list is full of options. See what fits into your version of celebrating. In the meantime, we will see you on the radio with more mitten fun! ...

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  • 2 November

    Things to Do (Nov. 2 – 8)

    Lady Gaga, performs at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit.

    Onward and upward to the busy holiday season! There is always so much going on and so many fun things to do in the mitten holiday season or not! Check out our list and see what kinds of things you don’t want to miss out on. In the meantime, we ...

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October, 2017

  • 26 October

    Forest Hills Fine Arts Center Set to Kick of 2017-2018 Season

    Irma Thomas

    The Forest Hills Fine Arts Center in Grand Rapids will kick off its 2017-2018 season Monday Oct. 30.  The schedule includes four shows with a wide range of artists. Irma Thomas, The Blind Boys of Alabama and the Preservation Hall Legacy Quintet will open the season Monday, October 30, 2017 ...

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  • 26 October

    Things to Do (Oct. 26 – Nov. 1)

    The 9th Annual Detroit Fall Beer Festival is Oct. 27 & 28 at The Eastern Market in Detroit.

    Fall is in full swing in the mitten! Get out there and enjoy what’s left of the colorful vistas before the snow begins to fly. Our list may have just what you are looking for to while away the end of autumn. Take a look and see what you can ...

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  • 19 October

    Things to Do (Oct. 19-25)

    Wicked opens Nov. 9 at The Wharton Center in East Lansing running through Nov. 27.

    Halloween is on the horizon, and we are enjoying the fall here in the mitten! Be sure and get out to take advantage of all that makes fall in Michigan the best! Check the list below to find some great events to enjoy. In the meantime, we will see you ...

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  • 5 October

    Things to Do (Oct. 5 – 11)

    Frankfort Beer Week runs Oct. 9-14 in the Frankfort and Elberta area.

    Here we are, knee deep in fall! Autumn in the mitten is a glorious time. There are great things to do all across the state. We have a list here that highlights a good group of them. Surely we have missed many, but at least you can get some ideas ...

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