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TIM BARRON’S RADIO MICHIGAN.COM WEEKEND EVENTS AROUND THE STATE
May 18, 19, 20


LANSING LOCAL EVENTS

EAST LANSING ART FESTIVAL
DATE: SAT & SUN
LOCATION: DOWNTOWN EAST LANSING
DESCRIPTION: NOW IN ITS 54TH YEAR PRESENTING HUNDREDS OF ARTS AND CRAFTS PEOPLE ATTRACTING THOUSANDS OF VISITORS. EXPLORE THE MSU BROAD ART LAB FEATURING ART WORKSHOPS, OFFERINGS FROM LOCAL VENDORS, THE MSU SPRING ARTS & CRAFT SHOW AND OF COURSE, THE FOOD COURT
INFORMATION: WWW.ELARTFEST.COM

WOOFER WALK AND 5K
DATE: SATURDAY
LOCATION: MSU BARNS – ANIMAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT
DESCRIPTION: BRING YOUR DOG FOR A 5K OR 1 MILE WALK. ALSO, ENJOY FACE PAINTING, DOG AGILITY COURSE, MUSIC AND PHOTOS WITH ICAC MASCOT – CHIPPY
REGISTRATION: $30
INFORMATION: 517-676-8318

LIDS FOR KIDS
DATE: SATURDAY 10-1
LOCATION: MARSHALL STREET FIRE STATION
DESCRIPTION: TRAINED PROFESSIONALS WILL FIT EACH CHILD WITH A FREE BIKE HELMET, KIDS REGISTER FOR A FREE BIKE, TOUR FIRE ENGINES AND PLAY GAMES
INFORMATION: 517-394-7500


STATEWIDE EVENTS

70TH ANNUAL SPRING POLISH FESTIVAL
DATE:  FRI, SAT, SUN 
LOCATION: ST. STEPHEN PARISH – NEW BOSTON
DESCRIPTION: DANCING, CRAFT SHOW, CARNIVAL RIDES, BINGO, WHITE ELEPHANT TENT
INFORMATION: WWW.STEPHENNEWBOSTON.ORG

58TH ANNUAL NATIONAL MOREL MUSHROOM FESTIVAL
DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN
LOCATION: VETERAN’S PARK – BOYNE CITY
DESCRIPTION: CARNIVAL, OPEN MIC CONTEST, 5K, CRAFT SHOW, BEER TENT
INFORMATION: WWW.BCMORELFESTIVAL.COM

ANTIQUE SHOW AND FLEA MARKET
DATE: FRI & SAT
LOCATION: JACKSON FAIRGROUNDS
ADMISSION: $3 UNDER 10 FREE
INFORMATION: WWW.EXPERIENCEJACKSON.COM

SPRING INTO THE ARTS
DATE: FRIDAY 5-9
LOCATION: DOWNTOWN BATTLE CREEK
INFORMATION: 269-962-4076

GREAT LAKES KITE FESTIVAL
DATE: SAT & SUN
LOCATION: GRAND HAVEN STATE PARK
DESCRIPTION: KITES, SOME THE SIZE OF SCHOOL BUSES WILL FILL THE AIR
INFORMATION: WWW.MACKITE.COM


6TH ANNUAL TASTE OF MICHIGAN: BBQ, BLUES & BLUEGRASS
DATE: SATURDAY NOON-8
LOCATION: DOWNTOWN ST. JOSEPH
DESCRIPTION: MUSIC, CRAFT BEER, REGIONAL WINE AND LOCAL BBQ
INFORMATION: WWW.STJOETODAY.COM