Shiawassee County Festivals & Events

Shiawassee County is home to exciting annual festivals and events which are great for the whole family! See some of the areas featured events below. To view a full list of county events which includes smaller local events click here.

Moonlight Market

Downtown Owosso Farmers Market proudly presents the 2nd annual Moonlight Market ~ Magic Under the Stars!! August 3rd Browse an amazing variety of unique artisans along the banks of the beautiful Shiawassee River. Indulge in a wide variety of delectable cuisines. Come...

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1st Annual Cruise The Pits & Car Show

A historic revival of decades of cruising in Downtown Owosso. Since the 1950s, generations of people have come to Downtown Owosso to “Cruise the Pits”, experiencing the thrill of a packed town full of great friends and cool cars! Join us as we bring back the tradition with a yearly cruise and free car show.

Friday, July 28th: Friday Evening Car Cruise – take part in a community car cruise; no schedule, no start time, no end time, no route – just like the good old days!
Saturday, July 29th: FREE Car Show from 8am-3pm – join us on Washington Street as the streets fill with cars from throughout the decades!

The day will be filled with people, cars, music and fun. Make sure you plan your weekend to include Cruise the Pits and shop our downtown businesses and have a bite to eat at our wonderful restaurants, and don’t forget our great sponsors!

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Curwood Festival

JUNE 1-4, 2017 (989) 723-2161 www.curwoodfestival.com The Curwood Festival commemorates James Oliver Curwood and the City of Owosso’s heritage and provides a weekend of fun, relaxation, and homecoming.  ...

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Durand Railroad Days

May 13-15, 2016 989-288-3715 www.durandrailroaddays.com Festivities will be held May 13-15, 2016 and will include a parade, a wine and beer tasting tent, carnival rides, children’s activity tent, chainsaw wood carver, Art Walk, vendors and various old fashioned...

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Laingsburg Lions Springtime Festival

May 5-8, 2016 517-675-5552 Visit Facebook The Laingsburg Lions Springtime Festival was established over 25 years ago and will be held May 5-8, 2016. The festival includes amusement rides and midway, craft show, parade, basketball shootout, chicken BBQ and much...

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North Pole Express

Steam Railroading Institute November 18 - December 18 989-725-9464 www.michigansteamtrain.com The “North Pole Express” is an extraordinary holiday experience for the entire family. Join us for an excursion behind the world famous Pere Marquette 1225 steam engine “The...

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Oktoberfest in Owosso

October 14-16, 2016 Downtown Owosso Visit Facebook Oktoberfest is held in Owosso annually on the second weekend in October and celebrates the spirit of friendship and honors Shiawassee County’s heritage and agricultural traditions. The 2016 event will feature the...

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Owosso Bike Festival

Sunday, August 14th Join bike enthusiasts from all over for the 12th Annual Owosso Bike Festival featuring riders with antique and classic bicycles. Enjoy a day of riding, swap meet, poker run, bike games, music and fun. For information on the classic bike show and...

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Owosso Historic Home Tour

989-725-0597 www.owossohistorichometour.com Visit Facebook The Owosso Historical Commission presents the finest of Owosso’s rich architectural heritage during the annual home tour held the third Saturday in September. Enjoy music, refreshments and special events as...

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PerryFest

PerryFest September 16-18 517-625-6155 www.perry.mi.us The 12th annual PerryFest will be held September 16-18, 2016 in Downtown Perry. The family fun festival includes a softball tournament, 5K Rambler Run, silent auction, craft show, classic car show, motorcycle...

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Shiawassee County Fair

2900 E. Hibbard Road, Corunna 989-743-3611 www.shiawasseecountyfair.com The annual Shiawassee County Fair will run August 7-13, 2016. The fairgrounds will be alive with 4-H and FFA youth projects, agricultural and commercial displays, amusement rides and daily family...

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Christmas at the Depot

200 Railroad Street, Durand 989-288-3561 www.durandstation.org The holidays are magical at Durand Union Station beginning the day after Thanksgiving with Santa at the Depot. The entire depot is beautifully decorated with over 30 individual Christmas trees. Holiday...

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Artwalk Owosso

Downtown Owosso 989-723-1199 Visit Facebook On September 10, the second Saturday of the month visit downtown Owosso for a celebration of art, music, food, photography, sculpture, literature, craft and community. Visit Owosso Artwalk on...

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