Things To Do

The Happenings in Midland

Midland offers a unique experience sure to please travelers. Whether you're in town on business or pleasure, enjoy a host of family-friendly activities every season. From fine golf courses, arts & culture to recreation & shopping, there's fun for all. 

The H Hotel is excited to announce our second annual Get Social at the H summer series of events designed to bring people together from the Great Lakes Bay Region and promote the excitement and opportunity of Downtown Midland.

Please reach out to these local businesses for hours and availability

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    Bring your swing to Midland, where we offer manicured courses and a fine golfing experience certain to please. Spend a day at the Currie Golf Courses: Two beautiful courses that subtly blend in with their natural surroundings, and now with a new practice facility.

    • Sandy Ridge Golf Course
    • Apple Mountain Golf Club
    • Buck's Run Golf Course
    • Pohlcat Golf Course

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    Arts & Culture

    A vibrant arts & culture scene makes Midland a welcome surprise to many visitors. Explore art galleries, museums, and historic theatres like the Midland Center for the Arts: A performing arts center and museum that includes two performance venues, museums, and art studios.

    • Herbert H. Dow Historical Museum
    • Northwood Gallery
    • Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art
    • Herbert D. Doan Midland County History Center
    • Midland Center for the Arts
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    Midland, Michigan was voted the 4th best family-friendly town in America; a characteristic reflected in our recreational activities. Visit sites like the Chippewa Nature Center, a protected wildlife area in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, encompassing over 1,348 acres of forest, rivers, and wetlands. Experience activities like fishing, kayaking, biking, sledding, snowshoeing, and more at the following sites:  

    • Greater Midland Tennis Center
    • City Forest
    • Pere Marquette Rail Trail
    • Whiting Forest
    • Apple Orchards & Pumpkin Farms
    • Dow Gardens
    • Tridge
    • Greater Midland Community Center
    • Great Lakes Loons Baseball
    • Saginaw Spirit OHL Hockey
    • Midland Curling
    • Santa House
    • Chippewa Nature Center
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    One of the best-kept secrets in Midland, Michigan are the great deals on all the latest fashion trends, electronics, and more. You can easily pass an entire day at the Midland Mall, shopping at its over 58 specialty stores.

    • Midland Area Farmers Market (seasonal)
    • Downtown Shopping District
    • Midland Mall
    • Prime Outlets at Birch Run