Apr 5 2019

April Events in Isabella County

2019-05-10T08:53:57+00:00April 5th, 2019|Events, Mt. Pleasant|

The temperatures are rising, the sun is shining and the birds have returned - you know what that means - spring has sprung in Isabella County! The community comes alive in April with a full calendar of events to get you moving and grooving to spring’s beat. See what's happening this month in the Mt. Pleasant

Jan 11 2019

Blog Takeover Presents: Man vs. Mountain 2019: Train to conquer! By Steve Hofer, Recreation Coordinator at the City of Mt. Pleasant

2019-01-11T12:20:47+00:00January 11th, 2019|Blog Take Overs, Events|

Train to conquer!  This is the motto for Man vs. Mountain in 2019, a winter obstacle course race, organized by the City of Mt. Pleasant and hosted at Mountain Town Station.  The event takes place the first weekend of February annually and puts a frigid twist on the traditional obstacle course races that take place during

Aug 8 2018

Art Reach of Mid Michigan hosts 7th annual Art Walk Central

2018-08-08T11:14:56+00:00August 8th, 2018|Arts and Culture, Events|

The month of August, Mt. Pleasant is transformed into an art gallery during Art Walk Central. Art Reach of Mid Michigan's Art Walk Central returns for its seventh year, hosting works for every kind of creative enthusiast; From photography and sculptures, to paintings and crafts. Nearly 120 artists compete in hopes of catching both

Jul 18 2018

Top 5 #ILoveMtP Instagram Photo Contest Posts

2018-07-18T12:32:27+00:00July 18th, 2018|Events, Mt. Pleasant, Uncategorized|

We love summer time in Mt. Pleasant! To celebrate, every summer we host an #ILoveMtP Instagram photo contest. The contest encourages participants to show off summer fun photos taken in the Mt. Pleasant area. This year we had a variety of posts shared with us! Here are the top five posts from the contest: 5. Soaring

Jun 28 2018

Blog Take Over Presents: Summer Fun in Downtown Mt. Pleasant by Melinda Salchert

2018-07-09T10:06:33+00:00June 28th, 2018|Arts and Culture, Blog Take Overs, Events, Family Fun|

Summer is well under way in Downtown Mt. Pleasant and boy, do we have some fun events coming up! It’s our third year of Thrilling Thursdays and each year they get better and better! Every Thursday from now until August 16th, we have activities planned to take place at Town Center beginning at 6 p.m. until

Mar 23 2018

Blog Take Over Presents: Threads 2.0 by Emalie Mogielski

2018-03-23T12:41:37+00:00March 23rd, 2018|Blog Take Overs, CMU, Events|

#Threads2.0   For 20 years, the student-produced Threads Fashion Show has offered a platform for aspiring apparel designers, in addition to providing students essential real-world experience in numerous aspects of fashion production, ranging from public relations, photography, fundraising, video production and graphic design, to model management, choreography and more. Students put every aspect of the fashion

Feb 8 2018

Blog Take Over presents: Central Michigan International Film Festival 2018 by Darcy Orlik

2018-02-08T14:20:14+00:00February 8th, 2018|Blog Take Overs, CMU, Events|

CENTRAL MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL February 14-18, 2018 Although winter may usher in blowing snow and colder temps, a hot attraction in Mt. Pleasant is the Central Michigan International Film Festival.  Hosted by Central Michigan University’s School of Broadcast and Cinematic Arts and the Film Society, this popular festival spotlights features from multiple countries and genres

Aug 2 2016

Blog Take Over Presents: Art Wave By Kathy Hill

2016-09-20T09:27:44+00:00August 2nd, 2016|Arts and Culture, Blog Take Overs, Events|

Art Wave has arrived in Isabella County!  Art and cultural events throughout our county will be cross promoted by organizations in Midland, Saginaw and Bay City throughout the month of August and boy oh boy do we have a lot to promote! In case you’re unaware, Art Wave is a cross marketing initiative created by the Arts

Jun 8 2016

7 Tips for Getting The Most Out Of Your Craft Beer Festival Experience

2016-09-20T09:28:11+00:00June 8th, 2016|Events, Food and Drink|

Craft beer festivals are quickly becoming a popular summer staple here in Michigan! Tons of cities host them and they're all a little bit different, but some thought and preparation beforehand can go a long way toward avoiding and managing the inevitable beer fest chaos. If you remember these 7 tips, we're sure you'll be ready to conquer your next beer

May 23 2016

BLOG TAKE OVER PRESENTS: 5 Reasons You Should Attend the Special Olympics Michigan State Summer Games presented by SpartanNash by Katia Koerner

2016-09-20T09:28:42+00:00May 23rd, 2016|Blog Take Overs, Events, Sports|

Since 1971, Central Michigan University has been host to the Special Olympics Michigan State Summer Games. Each year, more than 2,700 athletes travel to Mount Pleasant to compete in 10 different competition events. This year’s State Summer Games take place June 2-4 and are sponsored by SpartanNash. It’s the perfect summer event to be inspired by.