Events In and Around Hillsdale

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April - November 2016  The Gospel Barn  The Gospel Barn  Attached is the 2016 schedule for the Gospel Barn. More information can be found at their web-site:
October 20, 2016  Art Show & Sale  2985 W. Bacon Rd, Hillsdale, MI   Free Art Show and Sale starting October 20th - 21nd from 10a-7p and October 22nd 10a-4p at the Hillsdale Twp Hall.
October 20, 2016  Help Shape Your Downtown Event  11 E. Bacon St., Hillsdale, MI   Help Shape Downtown in the Placemaking Plan developing through TIFA! Free and open to all, come and share your insight about the downtown future on Thursday, October 20th from 6-8pm @ the Hillsdale Community Library.
October 21, 2016  Annual Health Fair  320 W. Bacon St, Hillsdale, MI   Annual County Wide Health Fair free and open to all ages! Friday, October 21, 2016 from 9a - noon at the Perennial Park Senior Center. Free healthy snacks and give a ways while supplies last. Flu shots available call the Health Department at 517-437-7395 to make your appointment.
October 22, 2016  Hillsdale Twp Trunk or Treat  2323 W. Bacon Rd, Hillsdale, MI   Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 5:30p-7:00p join the 3rd Annual Trunk Or Treat Halloween Event. Food and drinks available for purchase. Games, costume contest and Hayride.
October 22, 2016  83rd Lewis Emery Treasure Hunt  115 S. Broad St. Hillsdale, MI  Join in the fun on Saturday, October 22, 2016 with the 83rd Lewis Emery Treasure Hunt! Start out at the Fairgrounds at 6:00pm and go from there! Sign up at Checker Records.
October 22 & 23, 2016  Hillsdale College Orchestra  81 E. College St, Hillsdale, MI  Saturday, October 22, 2016 @ 8:00pm and Sunday, October 23, 2016 @ 2:00pm. See the Hillsdale College Symphony Orchestra during Fall Parents weekend. Performance at the Markel Auditorium, Sage Center. Free Admission but Tickets required. Call 517-607-2848 to reserve your tickets.
October 24, 2016  Fall Leaf Collection   City of Hillsdale, MI   It's leaf collection time, the Hillsdale Public Services Department will collect leaves, grass clippings and garden debris from all city streets by ward in two rounds. Call the office for any questions: 517-437-6490.
October 24, 2016  Renovation/Preservation/Beautification Awards  180 N. Wolcott Dr., Hillsdale, MI  Join the Hillsdale County Historical Society on Monday, October 24th, 2016 @ 7:30p.m. at the Poorhouse to hear how county residents have lovingly brought their homes back to their former beauty. After a presentation from the award winners refreshments will be served.
October 25, 2016  Property Tax Exemption Class  11 E. Bacon St., Hillsdale, MI   October 25, 2016 from 9a-5p join this class hosted by the City of Hillsdale Assessment department. The class will focus on the qualifications and the application process for the property tax exemption programs administered by the Tax Exemption Unit and approved by the STC. Cost is $25 per person. To RSVP contact the Assessing Department at 517-437-6455.
October 25, 2016  Warm the Children  55 Barnard St., Hillsdale, MI  Warm the Children is a program that provides new winter clothing for needy children. Applications will be taken from 9am-6pm on Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 at the Hillsdale Community Action Agency.
October 31, 2016  Trick or Treating  City of Hillsdale  Trick or Treating in the City of Hillsdale takes place on Monday, October 31st, 2016 from 6p-8p.
November 5, 2016  JA Crazy Bowl "Back to the 80's"   400 W. Carleton Rd. Hillsdale, MI  Saturday, November 5th, 2016 Join the JA Crazy Bowl as they go back to the 80's in the craziest bowling ever! Times are 10:00 am & 1:00 pm . All proceeds raised support JA programs for our local schools.
November 8, 2016  Presidential Election   11 E. Bacon St., Hillsdale, MI   Tuesday, November 8th, 2016 Polls open at 7am and close at 8pm. All City Residents vote at the Hillsdale Community Library.
November 12, 2016  Craft & Gift Bazaar  4075 Beck St, Hillsdale MI  The Hillsdale Assembly of God Church will be hosting their craft & gift bazaar from 9am -3pm.
November 16-19, 2016  Death of a Salesman, Arthur Miller  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI  November 16-19, 2016 at 8:00pm. Free admission, Tickets required call 517-607-2848 to reserve your tickets.
November 19, 2016  Local Comic Shop Day  14 N Howell St., Hillsdale, MI  Saturday, November 19, 2016 from 11am-6pm, Local Comic Shop Day is at Hero's Nest it's day where you get exclusive editions from your favorite publishers and I have everything in the shop on sale!
November 26, 2016  Holiday Craft Bazaar  30 S. Norwood Ave., Hillsdale, MI   Shop this great event on Saturday, November 26th, 2016 from 9a-3p, Admission is $3 for adults 12 & under free with an adult. Located at Hillsdale High School in the cafeteria & gymnasium. Lots of goodies for everyone for the Holidays!
December 2-4, 2016  Messiah by George F. Handel  College Baptist Church, Hillsdale, MI  December 2&3, 2016 at 7:30pm, December 4, 2016 at 3:00pm, The Hillsdale College Choir, Chamber Choir, and Symphony Orchestra join forces to present the 5th four-year cycle of Messiah, complete, by George Frideric Handel at College Baptist Church in Hillsdale. Free, Ticket Reservations Required contact 517-607-2848 to reserve your tickets.
December 3, 2016  3rd Annual HUB Christmas Bazaar  1300 S. Hillsdale Rd., Hillsdale, MI  Saturday, December 3rd from 9a-1p Join this event for a morning of shopping local vendors for that perfect gift or stocking stuffer!
December 3, 2016  9th Annual Scavenger Hunt   Downtown Hillsdale, MI  Family fun in Downtown Hillsdale on Saturday, December 3, 2016! Join the fun with the 9th Annual Scavenger Hunt from 10a - 3p! Find the Golden Sleigh in downtown Hillsdale Businesses. Pick up a map at the participating businesses.
December 3, 2016  5th Annual Light Up Parade  Downtown Hillsdale, MI  Join in the fun downtown Hillsdale on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 at 6:00pm with the Light Up Parade. Brought to you by the Hillsdale Business Association.
December 3-4, 2016  Christmas at the Poorhouse  180 N. Wolcott St., Hillsdale, MI   This is a wonderful journey into Christmas past. Visit the Poorhouse on Saturday, December 3rd from 10:00am-7:00pm and on Sunday, December 4th from 1:00pm-5:00pm. Santa will visit the General Store on Sunday from 2:00pm-4:00pm.
December 5 & 6, 2016  Staged Reading of Alison’s House, Susan Glaspell  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI  December 5 & 6, 2016 at 8:00pm join Alison’s House which is the work of one of the pioneering American dramatists of the early 20th century: Susan Glaspell. This performance of Alison’s House will be presented in The Hames Room in The Sage Center for the Arts as a staged reading, and marks the beginning of a new annual series where the Tower Players will present neglected classics and new works in a workshop environment.
December 10, 2016  Winter Lights Festival  1620 Barber Dr. Hillsdale, MI   On Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm stop by the Barber House Children's Garden which will be illuminated by thousands of lights, creating a winter wonderland. Hot chocolate inside for warming up and you can make an ornament to take home.
January 21, 2017  Broadway's Next H!t Musical  Markel Auditorium, 81 E. College St., Hillsdale, MI  Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 8:00pm The hysterical Broadway’s Next H!T Musical is the only unscripted theatrical awards show. Master improvisers gather made up, hit song suggestions from the audience and create a spontaneous evening of music, humor, and laughter. Free Admission but Ticket Reservations Required call 517-607-2848 to reserve your ticket.
February 11, 2017  OLGA: A Cappella Vocal Ensemble  81 E. College St., Hillsdale, MI  Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 8pm see Olga in concert. Olga is a young a cappella singing group that approaches old traditions in a fresh way. She combines enthusiasm, humor, and drama with genuine vocal clarity to enrapture both young and old. Free Admission but Tickets required. Call 517-607-2848 to reserve your tickets.
March 1-5, 2017  Kiss Me Kate, Cole Porter  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI  Wednesday- Saturday, March 1-4, 2017 at 8:00pm at the Markel Auditorium. Free Admission but ticket reservations required call 517-607-2848 to reserve your tickets.
April 7-8, 2017  Tower Dancers in Concert  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI  Friday & Saturday, April 7-8, 2017 See the Tower Dancers in Concert at the Markel Auditorium. Show starts at 8:00pm. Free admission but tickets required. Call 517-607-2848 to reserve your tickets.
October 27, 2016  Trunk or Treat  701 Olds St., Jonesville, MI   Thursday, October 27th from 4:30p-6:00p Join the 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat and fun at the Walmart Parking Lot. This event will feature children crafts, activities, trick or treating, photo booth and much more. The local fire and police departments will join in the fun too!