Weekend 101: Nov. 15-17

Here is a roundup of events and festivals taking place this weekend in Michigan. 

  • Mamma Mia! The Musical-- East Lansing, MI. The smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA is coming to the Wharton Center! Click here for more info

  • Christmas Through Lowell-- Lowell, MI. Kick off your holiday shopping season in Historic Lowell. The Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce presents over 50 homes and businesses that are unique and magical. Click here for more info

  • The Shape of a Girl-- East Lansing, MI. Braidie, a teenager struggling both at home and in school, tells her story about making the tough choice between standing by while her best friend bullies another student or standing up for what’s right. Click here for more info

  • See a list of all the movies coming out this weekend, plus watch the trailers here

  • Global Festival-- East Lansing, MI. Travel the World in One Day! Every year, international students participate in showcasing their home country with features such as children's games, international exhibits, and performances. Click here for more info

  • 6th Annual Buck Pole Contest-- Howell, MI. For those of who you bag a buck during the opening day of firearms season in Livingston County, hunters can gather to share stories, photos, and enjoy the warming tent, concessions, a bonfire, and chances to win great prizes. Click here for more info

  • Holiday at the Center Exhibit-- Owosso, MI. There will be beautiful decorations (both inside and out), live music, and great artwork provided by over 60 area artists. Click here for more info

  • Critter Holiday-- Okemos, MI. The whole family can connect with nature by creating edible treats for the birds and squirrels during this hands-on nature exploration program. Click here for more info

  • All of Us Express: "Treasure Island"-- East Lansing, MI. Treasure Island is certainly one of the most durable adventure stories of all time, with the villainous Long John Silver following young Jim across the ocean to search out a buried fortune on Treasure Island. Click here for more info

  • Howl at the Moon-- Okemos, MI. Bring your best friend (2-footed or 4-footed) on a guided hike through the moonlit woods. Click here for more info