MY 96.1 Where To Be This Weekend!

What’s Happening Calendar
August 15-19, 2018
Part of the 96 Days of Summer
Sponsored by Tri-City Swimming Pools and International RV World of Bay City and Mt. Pleasant

Bay City

Party on the Patio
Riverfront Grille & Lounge (DoubleTree)
One Wenonah Park Place
Bay City, MI 48708
From: Now – Aug 30, 2018
Every Thursday From: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Admission: Free
We’ve joined forces with local musicians to bring you fun evenings full of great food, drinks, music and friends.
Melissa May & Brian Coonan:  August 23rd
Jim McKeith: August 30th

ArtClash Bash
Wenonah Park on the water
Saturday August 18  12-7pm
Free Event!! Live Art, Food Trucks, & Music wrapped up into one event a Wenonah Park Downtown Bay City!! See Artists create Masterpieces right before your vary eyes that you can take home that day. Proceeds for the event support Do-All, Inc and programs that assist individuals with a disability be part of their community.

Cheeseburger in Caseville
August 10-19th
The 20th Annual Cheeseburger in Caseville Festival, August 10-19, 2018, is a family-oriented, 10-day event on the shores of Lake Huron with LOTS of daily music including Buffett-style tribute bands, variety bands, original musicians and more! Be amazed by the flamingos, grass skirts and unbelievable designs featured in the Parade of Tropical Fools on Wednesday, August 16th. Be prepared to participate in or attend the Row, Row Your Cardboard Boat Race, Sand Sculpture Contest, Beach Volleyball Tournament, Classic Car Show, Kid’s Parade, Golf Scrambles, Craft Show, Caribbean Street Dance, Hat Making Workshops, Sailing Parade, Pet Fashion Show, Jog/Walk Event, and MUCH MORE! Purchase your Cheeseburger Button which gets you in to ALL events for the entire 10 days! Plus, eat your fill of an amazing variety of cheeseburgers up and down Main Street.


AUG 14-AUG 18 2018
FLINT AREA, FLINT, MI  PHONE: (810) 654-9029
Enjoy five days of automotive excitement at the 13th Annual Back to the Bricks Cruise and Car Show, August 14-18. Many new and exciting things for our 12th anniversary year.  Join us on Tuesday for Bricks Flicks, a Free Drive-In movie, Wednesday and Thursday and Friday for the Rolling Cruise and Concert. Saturday is the car show in downtown Flint with thousands of classic cars, live entertainment, music, food, automotive and sponsor displays, antique fire truck and dragster displays. For more information, visit the website at



Summer Music Fest (Second Weekend)
August 16-18 @ 12:30 pm – 11:30 pm
A celebration of Music! Polish, German and Slovenian ethnic-style music. Music Lineup and pricing: Thursday, August 16th: $18 1-2pm Squeezebox featuring Ted Lange and Mollie B 2-3pm Steve Meisner 3-4pm Frank Stanger 4-5pm Squeezebox featuring Ted Lange and Mollie B 5-6pm Steve Meisner 6-7pm Frank Stanger 7-8pm Squeezebox featuring Ted Lange and Mollie B 8-9pm Steve Meisner 9-10pm Frank Stanger   Friday & Saturday August 17th & 18th: $14 Polka Only, $16 Polka & Hubcaps Friday, August 17th 1-1:45pm Squeezebox featuring Ted Lange



Lapeer Days
Michigan’s Largest FREE Festival!
August 17, 18 & 19, 2018
Skerbeck Family Carnival August 15 – 19, 2018



Linwood Pickle Festival
Linwood Bicentennial Park
565 West Center Street
Linwood, MI 48634
Friday, Aug 17, 2018
The festival has softball, horseshoes, cornhole, rides, live music, beer tent, food, pickles – lots of pickles!
Friday, Aug. 17th: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Saturday, Aug. 18th: 8:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Sunday, Aug. 19th: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM


Tunes by the Tridge
City of Midland Parks
Ashman & Ann Street
Midland, MI 48640
From: Jun 14, 2018 – Aug 16, 2018
Every Thursday From: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Admission: Free
Fun for the Whole Family! Families will want to bring their blankets and lawn chairs and spend their Thursday evenings listening to great music next to the Tridge unless otherwise listed.
Aug 16: Scott Hozzle Band – Jazzy Funky Rock

Midland County Fair
Midland County Fairgrounds
6905 Eastman Avenue
Midland, MI 48642
From: Aug 12, 2018 – Aug 18, 2018
Admission: Free Admission / Parking $5.00 each entry or $15.00 for week
Come celebrate our 80th Annual Midland County Fair with Concerts, Super Kicker Rodeo, Rides, 4-H Exhibits, Stock Exhibits, Commercial Exhibits, Children’s Day, Family Day, The Aussie Kingdom Exhibit, Children’s Pedal Pull, auctions and more will keep the entire family busy and entertained.

Gus Macker 3 on 3 Basketball
Downtown Midland
Midland, MI 48640
Aug 18, 2018 – Aug 19, 2018
Admission: Public Viewing Free; Team Entry Fee: $140
Lace them up for one of the Largest Mackers in the country in one of the friendliest towns in the country. Midland Michigan will again be the host for our fourth annual ARC of Midland Gus Macker. We became the most successful “rookie” Macker in over 10 years in 2014 with over 254 teams participating and we have grown every year with our goal of 400 teams this year. Midland rolls out the red carpet for our visitors and with the new Downtown Street Scape it is even more player and fan friendly.

Great Lakes Loons Home Games
Dow Diamond



AUG 15-AUG 19 2018
Three fun-filled days for the whole family can be found the 3rd weekend in August in Montrose on M-57 just 8 miles west of I-75. From our wildly delicious blueberry pancake breakfast to our 100 (plus) unit parade, flea market, arts & crafts, 5k/8k road race, softball tournaments, carnival & midway plus much, much, more, there is something for everyone. Email for more information or check our website,

Mount Pleasant

Murder Mystery Dinner:
Totally 80’s, Totally Murder
Date: Friday, August 17, 2018 | 8PM
Tickets: SOLD OUT!
Soaring Eagle Casino Resort Ballroom


Mid Michigan Old Gas Tractor Show
Mid Michigan Old Gas Tractor Association
17180 West Ferden Road
Oakley, MI 48649
From: Aug 17, 2018 – Aug 19, 2018
Recurring daily
From: 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
This years show features foreign made Tractors & 1960 and older Farm Trucks with a great flea market, arts and crafts, operating displays, tractor pulls, parades, camping, food and fun for all ages.


Saginaw Celebrates Summer 2018 Events

Old Saginaw City Lawn Chair Film Festival
Sunday nights
Movies are FREE and shown at the corner of Hamilton and N. Ames in Saginaw


Friday Night Live: Rockin’ the Riverfront
Morley Plaza: Between Temple Theatre & Huntington Bank.
101 North Washington Avenue
Saginaw, Michigan 48607
Jul 13-August 17, 2018 From: 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Admission: Free
Bring your own seating and enjoy a night of Rock music, acts to be announced.
* Food Vendors
* Fun Children’s Games
* Adult Refreshments
8/17 Motown Music Fest

Children’s Fun Night
William H. Haithco Recreation Area
2121 Schust Road
Saginaw, MI 48603
Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018
Starting: 5:30 PM – Admission: Free
Yes, it’s a Children’s Fun Night presented by the Saginaw County Parks and Recreation Commission and the Saginaw County Great Start Collaborative. Children can enjoy activities, games, bounce houses, fire trucks and more!

West Branch

AUG 14-AUG 18 2018
WEST BRANCH, MI  PHONE: (989) 345-5393
With an attendance of over 54,000 the Ogemaw County Fair is one of the areas most anticipated events. Known for its park-like setting and charming atmosphere, the fair offers visitors several places to sit and rest. Adding to the overall charm is a working hands-on antique village with several crafters, buildings, antique machinery, engines, and more. There are grandstand events each night, mouth watering home cooked meals each day, and lots of free entertainment to enjoy. For more information on the Ogemaw County Fair call 989-345-5393, visit, or email