July 21 – [Monday] – Gladwin County Fair is proud to present the Classic Car Cruise and Auto Burn Out. Lineup will start at 5:30, and the cruise begins at 6:30, followed by the burnout in front of the grandstand. For more information regarding the Gladwin County Fair, visit gladwinfair.org or call (989) 426-2311.
July 21 – [Monday] – There will be a Semi Superstock and Pick-up Pull at 7pm at the Isabella County Fair. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for kids 12 and under. To find out more about the Isabella County Fair, visit isabellacounty.org/dept/fair/ or call (989) 773-9070.
July 22 – [Tuesday] – The Gladwin County Fair is holding Quad and UTV Races at 6pm. For more information, visit gladwinfair.org.
July 22 – [Tuesday] – The Isabella Fair will have their Super Kicker Rodeo starting at 7pm. Admission is $10 for adults, and $8 for children 12 and under.
July 23 – [Wednesday] – There will be a Garden Tractor Pull at the Gladwin County Fairgrounds. Registration starts at 3 pm and the event begins at 5pm.
July 23 – [Wednesday] – The Isabella County Fair will be having a Hometown Showdown Talent Show at 7pm. Admission is free.
July 23rd – [Wednesday] – There will be an American Red Cross blood drive at the Alma Public Library from 1 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. For more information visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS.
July 24 – [Thursday] –The Gladwin County Fair will have an Old School Simple and Fun Truck and Tractor Pull. The event will begin at 6pm.
July 24 – [Thursday] – The Shepherd United Methodist Church will have their Monthly Smorgasbord Dinner from 5-6:30pm. Cost is $9 for adults, $4 for kids 6-12, and free for children 5 and under. The menu includes Swiss steak, baked chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, baked beans, and much more. The Shepherd United Methodist Church is located at 107 W. Wright Ave in Shepherd. Visit their website at shepherdumcmi.org or give them a call at (989) 828-5866.
July 25 -- [Friday] -- 4 One Quartet will be in concert at the Mt. Pleasant Comfort Inn. The doors open at 7pm and the show starts at 8pm. Admission is $20 per person and includes a soft drink and snack. The concert will be held in the main ballroom. Visit 4onequartet.com.
July 25 – [Friday] – There will be a Car Demolition Derby at 7:30pm at the Isabella County Fair. Cost is $10 for adults and $8 for children 12 and under.
July 25 – [Friday] – Come on out to the Gladwin County Fairgrounds for a Demolition Derby at 7pm.
July 25 – [Friday] – The Bethel Brethren in Christ Church invites you to a Gospel Music Concert, featuring the John Glick Family Singers. The concert will be held at the Bullock Creek High School Auditorium in Midland at 7pm. Free admission.
July 25 – [Friday] Save the Date for Bike Night. Come enjoy good eats, music, and cool bikes from 6-8pm on US 127. Call 386-2442 for more details.
July 26-27 – Come on out to the Farwell Lumberjack Festival. You won’t want to miss the chainsaw carving competition! There will be lumberjack shows, crafters, games, and more fun.
July 26 – [Saturday] – The Gladwin County Fair will be having a demolition derby. The smashing will start at 7pm.
July 26 – [Saturday] – The Isabella County Fair will have a Truck Demolition Derby, starting at 7:30pm. Admission is $10 for adults and $8 for kids 12 and under.
July 26 – [Saturday] – The River Rock Animal Hospital of Midland is hosting an open house from 9am-6pm. Pets are welcome, but please keep them on a leash.
July 26 – [Saturday] – Come on out to the Midland County Fairgrounds and participate in Relay for Life of Midland. This event starts at 9am on Saturday and ends at 9am on Sunday. For more details, visit the Relay for Life of Midland County Facebook page.
July 27th – [Sunday] – The Thurstons will be performing at the Clare County Fair in Harrison at 7:30pm. There will be a free will offering taken.
July 28th– [Monday]- Thomas Rhett performs with Cadillac West at the Clare County Fair in Harrison at 7pm. Tickets are on sale for $30.00.
July 29th – [Tuesday] – The USA Demolition Derby is happening at the Clare County Fair in Harrison at 7:30pm. The cost is $12 for adults and $5 for children ages 3-10.
July 29th – [Tuesday] – Come to the Arenac County Fair for a Garden Tractor Demolition Derby at 6:30 p.m. Admission is free on Tuesday only.
July 30th – [Wednesday] – Michigan Truck and Tractor pullers is happening at the Clare County Fair in Harrison at 7pm. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 3-10.
July 30th – [Wednesday] – Senior Citizen Day at the Arenac County Fair starting at 10:00am. There will also be a demolition derby at the Arenac County Fair starting at 6:30p.m.
July 31st – [Thursday] – Don’t miss SJO Motocross happening at the Clare County Fair in Harrison at 7pm. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 3-10.
July 31st – Thursday – 4-H and FFA Livestock sale at the Arenac County Fair at 6:45pm. This event is free, so come on out and support the youth of our community.
July 31 – [Thursday] – Kenny Logins is coming to the Temple Theatre in Saginaw at 7:30pm. Tickets start at $45, and can be purchased at the box office.
August 1st – Friday – Check out the Mud Bog by Concerned Racers taking place at 7pm at the Clare County Fair in Harrison. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 3-10.
August 23 – [Saturday] – It’s the first ever Gladwin County ORV Poker Run. Anyone with an ATV, motorcycle, Jeep, or dune buggy can participate, as long as they have a current ORV sticker. The event will start at 9am at the Gladwin County Fairgrounds.
August 23 – [Saturday] – Everyone is invited to participate in the 2nd Annual Horseshoe Tournament for Missions at the Countryside United Brethren Church in Breckenridge. Registration is $10, and begins at Noon. The tournament begins at 1:45 sharp.
August 31 – [Sunday] Is the deadline to pre-register for the Sanford Founders Day Celebration Car Show. The event will be held Saturday, September 6 at Sandford Park. The pre-registration fee is $10. Proceeds go to local children’s charities.
September 6 – [Satuday] – Come on out to the Sanford Founders Day Celebration Car Show at Sanford Park. Registration is from 8am-11am, and the registration fee is $12. Trophies will be presented at 3pm.