Large venues, national performers, and live entertainment can be found within the Region.
DOW EVENT CENTER
As the largest concert venue in the Region, the Dow Event Center hosts national recording acts and other large spectacles such as monster truck rallies and on-ice performances.
Legendary performers ranging from George Carlin to Wynton Marsalis have graced the stage of Saginaw’s most historic theater.
SOARING EAGLE CASINO
Michigan’s largest casino (and one of the ten largest in the country) is located in Mt. Pleasant. Featuring a large gaming floor, resort, and even an indoor waterpark, Soaring Eagle is a popular destination for gaming and live entertainment. They also operate the Saganing Eagles Landing Casino just outside of Standish.
Originally opened in 1908 as a Vaudeville theater, today State Theatre is a Bay City landmark that hosts musical performances, comedy shows, and films.
MIDLAND CENTER FOR THE ARTS
In addition to its art museum, the main stage at the Midland Center for the Arts has hosted popular musical acts, stand-up comedians, Broadway plays, and nationally-renowned speakers.