Country music superstar Trace Adkins will deliver the most famous words in motorsports, “Drivers, start your engines,” when the FireKeepers Casino 400 gets underway on June 10 at Michigan International Speedway. The race begins at 2 p.m. and will be broadcast live on FOX.
It can be difficult to figure out what to buy for the people we love, even if we know them inside and out. In the era of technology--when just about anything we want is available at our fingertips--it’s hard to think of a unique gift or find something that your recipient will get some use out of.
Tecumseh Center for the Arts (TCA) is welcoming back New York, NY Dueling Pianos for its 2017-18 National Touring Season! This comedy-based dueling piano show is always a fun, high-energy party-in-a-box! Join pianists and Michigan husband and wife team Drew and Kin as they return to the TCA stage on Saturday, February 17, 2018.
New York, NY Dueling Pianos is a high-octane fiesta that’s part rock show, part comedy show and all sorts of craziness rolled into one big outrageous party. The audience becomes part of the show in a request-driven sing-along, dance-along, thump-the-tables-along extravaganza!
Started in NYC in 2012, New York, NY Dueling Pianos became a fast success as they began traveling all over the United States. Today, they have traveling shows, complete with pianos, sound and lighting, based in major cities in Texas, California, the Midwest and Florida. The group has carefully added to their performer roster, until they had the very best dueling piano talent anywhere.
The TCA Big Band & VocalAires will present their annual Holiday Concert,‘Tis the Season, Sunday, December 10 at 4:00 p.m. at the Tecumseh Center for the Arts. Join us as we celebrate this special time of the year with festive holiday swing music. The sounds of Glenn Miller, Bing Crosby, and Count Basie-styled holiday tunes, including Winter Wonderland; It’s the Holiday Season; Santa Baby; Good King Wenceslas; Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas; What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?, and more will provide a toe-tapping, swinging time, sure to help you get in the spirit of the Season!
The Irish Hills is hosting Holidays in the Hills presented by Mid-America Machining the weekend of December 1, 2 and 3. Experience a weekend full of holiday joy and festivities like a Nite Lites and a charity track drive at Michigan International Speedway, festivals, a gala, shopping, open houses, crafts and so much more. Go to our Facebook page or IrishHills.com for more details.
The holiday season is here again! But before you hit the department stores, shop local first! You’ll find those one-of-a-kind gifts that your friends and family will cherish for years, and to add to that bliss - you’ll be supporting your local economy. The ripple effect of abundance reaches beyond what you may see. You’ll feel great about your intention behind shopping, and they will LOVE the unique gifts that you find. Win/win! Here’s just a few local options you have (but we encourage you to explore every small business you pass).
The Croswell Opera House in downtown Adrian is reopening its doors after undergoing extensive renovations for the past year.
The Croswell, named for a former governor of Michigan who helped build the theater, first opened in 1866. The League of Historic American Theatres lists it as the oldest in the state. It has been in continuous operation for 151 years.