The last full weekend of April is always an exciting time to visit the village Shepherd, located just 15 minutes south of Mt. Pleasant. During this time, the community celebrates its annual Maple Syrup Festival. In a normal year, the Maple Syrup Festival is a weekend full of parades, craft shows, carnival rides and more.
August welcomes Art Walk Central, a juried art competition that lasts the duration of the month. Artists spend time competing to catch the attention of visitors and the community to win prizes. Artwork is displayed throughout town for people to visit and vote on. Locations of the artwork include, the University Gallery, the Morey Family
Mark your calendars - we have the largest and best annual events in the Mt. Pleasant area listed below. From cultural celebrations to major sporting tournaments, check out the Mt. Pleasant area's can’t miss events! Man vs. Mountain Winter Obstacle 5k - February Do you have what it takes to
Mt. Pleasant Area Fall Flavor (plus Fun!) Tour Pumpkin, apple, cinnamon - oh my! Fall is here and you know what that means - it’s time to “spice” up your life with, you guessed it, FALL flavors! North, South, East and West, let your taste buds be your tour guide as you explore the variety of
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.
Blog Takeover Presents: Man vs. Mountain 2019: Train to conquer! By Steve Hofer, Recreation Coordinator at the City of Mt. Pleasant
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
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
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
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
#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