What’s it like to experience a small town feel with big city amenities? Find out for yourself. In between the regular festivals and remarkable downtown shops, there are hidden pockets of the world.
The city comes alive in the summer with the annual Max and Emily’s Summer Concert Series. Coming into its 11th year, this must-see event has featured national headliners such as Emmy Award-winning actor Jeff Daniels, alt-rock band The Verve Pipe, and Central Michigan University’s own Joe Hertler and the Rainbow Seekers.
When the summer starts to wind down, the family-friendly events including Movies by Moonlight provide one last opportunity to enjoy the warm weather. Viewers of all ages bring their own blankets, lawn chairs and snacks for free movie screenings at City Hall.
As pumpkin spice fills the air and the leaves begin to fall, head into warmer settings for karaoke, trivia, live music and more. The Cabin, Hunter’s Ale House, and the Brass Cafe all have trivia and karaoke each week throughout the year. If you need more activity, keep your eyes open for specialty events like Yoga with Cats at Karma Kat Cafe, or a paint & pour class at Art Reach of Mid Michigan.
As the weather cools, the Mt. Pleasant Christmas Celebration will warm you with holiday cheer as the lighted parade illuminates the streets of Downtown Mt. Pleasant. After the New Year work off the holiday meals at the annual Man vs. Mountain winter obstacle course in February.
When the snow melts, take a quick trip down to the Shepherd Maple Syrup Festival. The locally made Maple Syrup and pancakes will warm your bellies and fuel you up.
No matter the time of year, leading attractions at the Soaring Eagle Casino will keep you busy. Enjoy world-class entertainment, including: comedy, concerts and a series of murder mystery dinner parties or test your luck on the largest gaming floor in Michigan. The outdoor concerts at the Soaring Eagle Casino are known to keep the good vibes coming all throughout the summer.
Make sure CMU is part of your visit, where it offers more than 500 events annually. Attend world-class theatre events, watch talented dancers twirl, drink-in the elegance of the symphony, explore the next age of fashion during a student-run fashion show or cheer on your favorite teams during one of many sporting events.
Sip a cocktail on the green, join the roar of a college game, or lose your voice at a big-name concert. Don’t just see it for yourself — get out and live it. Music, money and more. Meet here. #MeetMtP
Gaming has never been better here in mid-Michigan; whether it’s trying your hand at a game of chance to watching live mixed breed horse racing, we have it all for you.
You’ll find a large variety of gaming at the Soaring Eagle Casino with blackjack, roulette, craps, 3 card poker and Let It Ride table games with thousands of slot machines. In addition to slot machines in the main casino, there is an additional nearby gaming hall called the “Slot Palace” where Bingo and Keno games are offered.
The Soaring Eagle also features an 18 table poker room, open 24 hours a day, which spreads popular games such as Texas Hold’em, 7 Card Stud, and Omaha Hi-Lo. So shuffle your deck and get ready because this certified hot casino can only be found right here in the sweet center of Michigan.
This four diamond resort offers countless thrills, indulgent dining, thrilling games, superstar entertainment, natural ambiance, and breathtaking views. The casino area features over 70 tables where you’re sure to find your favorite game including: Blackjack, Roulette, Craps, Mini-Baccarat and more. Take a spin and hit it big with over 4,400 slots, you’re favorite game is sure to be waiting for you.
For over 25 years Bingo has been the heart of gaming. Experience Bingo like no other in the Midwest. With monthly promotions and daily incentives, Soaring Eagle is where you Win More. The Soaring Eagle also features fine dining at the Waterlily Restaurant, a premium steakhouse, 50s themed dining at the new Legends Diner and casual elegance at the Aurora Buffet, Three Fires Grill, Native Grind Coffee Shoppe, Snack Shop, or Little Eagle Cafe.
4855 East Blue Grass Road
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858 US