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

Nov 5 2018

Blog Take Over Presents: What’s Happening in Downtown Mt. Pleasant by Halie Hardwick

2018-11-05T14:26:56+00:00November 5th, 2018|Blog Take Overs, Mt. Pleasant|

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN DOWNTOWN MT. PLEASANT As the fall season continues and people start to look for things to do with friends and family, it’s a good idea to start looking at what’s happening in Downtown Mt. Pleasant. There’s always a wide range of events going on and you may not know what the Downtown area

Aug 29 2018

Blog Take Over presents: Refresh, Re-balance and Revitalize at Pure Vitality Juice Bar & Spa by Mitch Perry

2018-08-29T11:43:13+00:00August 29th, 2018|Blog Take Overs, Food and Drink|

Refresh, Re-balance and Revitalize Feeling good has always been a top priority for my family. We believe life is too short to not feel your best. This mindset led us to explore many different avenues to achieving peak health—both physically and mentally. Traveling from city to city and using each of the services below was a

Aug 3 2018

Blog Take Over presents: Exploring Bundy Hill Preserve, the Tallest Point in Isabella County by Katelyn Maylee, CWC

2018-08-03T08:50:02+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Blog Take Overs, Recreation|

Exploring Bundy Hill Preserve, the Tallest Point in Isabella County Whether you’re a longtime Mt. Pleasant resident or a first time visitor, it may come as a surprise to learn that in addition to the city’s beautiful parks, there are also several unique nature preserves located just outside of the city center. These preserves, owned and

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

May 15 2018

Blog Take Over Presents: The Ultimate Summer Bucket List by Natalie Campbell

2018-05-15T11:43:58+00:00May 15th, 2018|Blog Take Overs|

The Ultimate Summer Bucket List - Mt. Pleasant!  As a CMU senior, I’ve attended college here for the last four years, yet I have never experienced a summer in Mt. Pleasant. I have always heard about big community events, summer concerts and festivals downtown. Upon completion of my internship with the Mt. Pleasant Area CVB, I

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

Jan 25 2018

Blog Take Over Presents Pre-planned golf outing: How this group hits a hole-in-one for you by Nathan Reens MLive

2018-01-25T15:54:43+00:00January 25th, 2018|Blog Take Overs, Recreation, Sports|

We've all been there when planning a golf trip: Scouring the internet or burning up valuable hours on the phone while looking for the best hotel rates, trying to determine which courses are right for your group and finding what tee times are available. It's tiring. It's stressful. It's frustrating. And it gets confusing as you

Oct 27 2017

Blog Take Over Presents: You can always come home again by Jennifer Eskridge

2017-10-27T10:14:32+00:00October 27th, 2017|Blog Take Overs, CMU, Mt. Pleasant|

You Can Always Come Home Again On Friday, October 13, I rushed out of work and headed back to Mt. Pleasant to celebrate my first homecoming as an alumna. I arrived in town late into the evening, but the glow of the Soaring Eagle Casino sign in the distance signaling my return gave me a burst