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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, Oct. 09, 2015

Dwell by Xia Gao

MSU School of Music: Brian Lynch, Jazz Trumpet

  • October 09, 2015
  • Venue: Fairchild Theatre, MSU Auditorium
  • Address: 542 Auditorium Rd., East Lansing, MI 48824
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Noah Guthrie

  • October 09, 2015
  • Venue: Mac's Bar
  • Address: 2700 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48912

Noah Guthrie Live Performance

  • October 09, 2015
  • Venue: Mac's Bar
  • Address: 2700 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48912

Ten Pound Fiddle

  • October 09, 2015
  • Venue: Robin Theatre
  • Address: 1105 S. Washington Ave., Lansing, MI
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The Hob Nob

Color Cruise and Island Festival

  • Recurring daily through October 11, 2015
  • Venue: Second Island
  • Address: River St., Grand Ledge, MI
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Lansing Startup Weekend // Maker Edition

Old Town Oktoberfest

  • Recurring daily through October 10, 2015
  • Venue: Lot 56/Burchard Park
  • Address: Old Town, corner of Grand River Ave. x Turner St., Lansing, MI 48906
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Bordeaux "Wine Down Fridays"

Curating Roots: The Art of the Local Food Movement in Lansing

  • Recurring daily through October 31, 2015
  • Venue: MICA Gallery
  • Address: 1210 Turner St., Lansing, MI 48906
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Dwell by Xia Gao

From Sepia to Selfies

  • Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday through December 31, 2015
  • Venue: Library of Michigan
  • Address: 702 W. Kalamazoo St., Lansing, MI 48909
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MSU Department of Theatre Presents: Baltimore

NUWARINE: Women Proud to Serve

Place in Proximity at (SCENE) Metrospace

  • Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday through October 31, 2015
  • Venue: (SCENE) Metrospace
  • Address: 110 Charles St., East Lansing, MI 48823
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Quilts of Southwest China

  • Recurring daily through April 30, 2016
  • Venue: MSU Museum
  • Address: 409 W. Circle Dr., East Lansing, MI 48824
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Rounding Third

Seeing China: Land of the Feathered Dragons: China and the Origin of Birds

  • Recurring daily through November 25, 2015
  • Venue: MSU Museum
  • Address: 409 W. Circle Dr., East Lansing, MI 48824

T.G.I.F. Dance Party at Hawk Hollow

Tripper's Comedy Club

  • Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Venue: Tripper's Sports Bar
  • Address: 350 Frandor Ave., Lansing, MI 48912
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Vistas of Michigan - The Oil Paintings of Lou Heiser

Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015

2015 Michigan Archaeology Day

8th Annual Lansing Gluten Free Fair