ENTERTAINMENT

BEST BOWLING ALLEY

Riverwood

989-772-5726 

1313 E Broomfield Rd, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 

www.riverwoodresort.com 

Equipped with 24 bowling lanes, Riverwood can accommodate groups both large and small. Whether you’re interested in bowling a few rounds with a friend or two, joining a bowling league or hosting a party in its renovated facilities, Riverwood can accommodate all of your bowling needs.  

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BEST GOLF COURSE

Riverwood Golf Course

989-772-5726 

1313 E Broomfield Rd, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 

www.riverwoodresort.com

Featuring 27 beautiful holes of golf and a 3,200 square foot pro shop, Riverwood Golf Course offers an experience you won’t forget. Enjoy a scenic round of golf on the greens that overlook the Chippewa River. Make sure you visit the fully-stocked pro shop equipped with the best gear and a friendly staff that can assist you with any of your needs.  

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BEST PLACE TO TAKE A DATE

Mountain Town Station

989-775-2337 

506 W Broadway St, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 

www.mountaintown.com 

Looking for the perfect place to take your perfect match? Mountain Town Station has a variety of menu options from ribs, steaks, sandwiches, pasta and seafood - not to mention its craft beers made on site are always on tap. The friendly staff will ensure you have an enjoyable night out. If the date wasn’t what you expected, at least you got a great meal out of it.  

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BEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN FESTIVAL

Shepherd Maple Syrup

989-828-5278 

251 W. Wright Ave, Shepherd, MI 48883 

www.villageofshepherd.org/ 

Maple syrup pairs well with everything from pancakes to barbeque sauce. It’s no wonder Shepherd, MI has a maple syrup festival every spring! Residents of this small town collect syrup from local maple trees which fuel the celebration. People who want to experience pure Michigan and multiple ways to use maple syrup should mark this festival on their calendar. 

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CMU Celebrating LifePow Wow
 

BEST PLACE TO DANCE

Wayside Central

989-772-2391 

2000 S Mission St, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 

Get your groove on at Wayside Central. With a stage, two bars, a live DJ, dance cages and live music events, you’ll be able to really cut loose. Keep an eye out for when your favorite band comes to play at Wayside! 

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BEST EXPO/SHOW/EVENT

Celebrating Life Pow Wow

300 E Broomfield, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859 

www.cmich.edu/office_provost/OID/NAP/pow_wow

The Celebrating Life Pow Wow allows Mount Pleasant community members and CMU students to have an immersive experience with members of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe. The cultural celebration of music and dance allows pow wow attendees to participate and learn important lessons about the Tribe’s history.   

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Mt. Pleasant Kennel Club Dog Show
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BEST PLACE TO KAROAKE

The Cabin

989-779-9167 

930 W Broomfield St, Mt Pleasant, MI 48858  

Serving up delicious food and entertainment, The Cabin is the place to be on Thursday night. You will surely leave The Cabin with a smile on your face after a night of beltingyou’re your favorite songs and hanging out with friends. Don't forget to take a break from singing and enjoy The Cabin’s outstanding pizza, breadsticks and drinks. 

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BEST UNIQUE BUSINESS

Painted Turtle

989-317-8008 

209 W Broadway, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 

http://www.paintedturtle.co/ 

Explore your creativity by painting and crafting at Painted Turtle. Whether you prefer to do art in solidarity or craft with family and friends, Painted Turtle accommodates and enables you to alleviate stress and build your artistic skills. 

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BEST PLACE TO HEAR LIVE MUSIC

Rubble's

989-772-1132 

112 W Michigan St, Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 

Rubbles is more than just a bar, it’s an event venue that features live music from local bands and artists. Located in downtown Mount Pleasant, Rubbles provides a place for students and community members alike to enjoy music and karaoke in an intimate setting.  

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