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No matter what day of the week, no matter what time of year, there's always something happening in Greater Lansing. We're a go-to city for the hottest Michigan events. Whether you're into music, movies, food, or family fun, the Greater Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau is your resource for staying informed on everything that’s going on in the Capital region. We offer a number of family friendly events each month, including fairs, concerts, sporting events, and more.

There's a reason they call us Michigan's festival capital. With dozens of festivals happening each year, you're sure to find the perfect event to attend. From popular music festivals with nationally recognized artists, to arts and cultural events that showcase our community’s unique heritage, there's something for everyone. Lansing is a mix of small town charm and bustling city life, and that's reflected in our events. The Greater Lansing area is home to a tight-knit community rich in tradition, and locals celebrate that heritage every day. Whether you're headed to see an exhibit, to the local farmers' market, you're sure to learn something special about the people of Greater Lansing.

For your convenience, we've created the ultimate calendar of Michigan events. Sort by category or by date to get the scoop on the upcoming events that interest you. Simply click an entry for more details on the event. Our calendar lists festivals, live theater performances, concerts, public shows, sporting events and markets happening in Lansing and the surrounding areas. Check back regularly so you'll never be out of the loop! Whether you live here in the capital city or throughout the Midwest, there are always fun festivities happening nearby. For more information, contact the Greater Lansing Convention & Visitors Bureau today.

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Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

MSU Faculty Recital: Michael Kroth, bassoon, and Deborah Moriarty, piano

  • January 30, 2015
  • Venue: Cook Recital Hall, MSU Music Building
  • Address: 333 Circle Dr., East Lansing, MI 48824
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Art & Craft Beerfest

  • Recurring daily through January 31, 2015
  • Venue: Creative Corridor REO TownCadillac Room (Inside Riverview Church)
  • Address: 1115 S. Washington Ave., Lansing, MI 48910
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Master Harold....and the boys

Beyond Material

  • Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday through February 22, 2015
  • Venue: (SCENE) Metrospace
  • Address: 110 Charles St., East Lansing, MI 48823
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Bordeaux "Wine Down Fridays"

Conceived in Liberty

Day After Debt: A Call for Student Loan Relief

East Lansing 2030 | Collegeville Re-Envisioned


  • Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday through February 08, 2015
  • Venue: Studio 60 MSU Auditorium
  • Address: Farm Lane & Auditorium Road, East Lansing, MI 48824
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Focus: Pao Houa Her

Future Returns: Contemporary Art from China

John Akomfrah: Imaginary Possessions

Macro/Micro: A Mixed Media Exhibition

Not Just A Man's War: Michigan Women in the Civil War

  • Recurring daily through May 31, 2015
  • Venue: Michigan Women's Historical Center & Hall of Fame
  • Address: 213 West Malcolm X Street, Lansing, MI 48833
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Or You Could Kiss Me

REALISM AND STILL LIFE - The Oil Paintings of Spain's Juan Carlos Ortiz

Seeing China: Photographic Views and Viewpoints

  • Recurring daily through August 31, 2015
  • Venue: MSU Museum
  • Address: 409 W. Circle Dr., East Lansing, MI 48824

The Williamston Theatre "The Best Brothers"

Tripper's Comedy Club

  • Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Venue: Tripper's Comedy Club
  • Address: 350 Frandor Ave, Lansing, MI 48912
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Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015

Concert For Cancer Patients

  • January 31, 2015
  • Venue: GREEN UNION
  • Address: 1200 Marquette St., Lansing, MI 48906
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East Lansing Children's Concert - Mark Dvorak

  • January 31, 2015
  • Venue: Hannah Community Center
  • Address: 819 Abbot Rd., East Lansing, MI 48823
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Winter Wonderland at Harris Nature Center