Things to Do in Midland, MI

Our list of the best things to do in Midland, Michigan, features the top 75 nearby activities — including 33 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!

Midland, MI has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.

The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Midland, MI , followed by 53 popular activities in nearby cities, including Bay City, Saginaw, Mount Pleasant and Caseville

Midland, MI

Highlights
  • National & State Parks - 6 Activities
  • Movie Theaters - 2 Activities
  • Gardens - 2 Activities
  • Community Service/Non-Profit - 2 Activities

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Dow Diamond
1
0.7 Miles

Dow Diamond

825 East Main Street, Midland, MI 48640
Sports Stadiums (Amateur)
Midland's Dow Diamond is the home stadium of the Great Lakes Loons minor league baseball team. The Diamond features enclosable event space, outfield fire pits, a play area, 12 suites, and wireless internet.

Rating

97% 213 Votes Submit a Review
Alden Dow Home & Studio
2
0.6 Miles

Alden Dow Home & Studio

315 Post St., Midland, MI 48640
Architectural Buildings
The Alden Dow Home & Studio is located in Midland and features educational programming and public tours of the Alden B. Dow's home and studio, which became a national landmark in 1989.

Rating

99% 138 Votes Submit a Review
Dow Gardens
3
0.6 Miles

Dow Gardens

1809 Eatsman Ave., Midland, MI 48640
Gardens
Midland's Dow Gardens spread across 110 acres, with multiple gardens, ponds, and hills. The garden has a pathway for walkers, is open daily throughout the year, and offers a self-guided mobile tour.

Rating

98% 278 Votes Submit a Review
Chippewa Nature Center
4
2.5 Miles

Chippewa Nature Center

400 S. Badour Rd, Midland, MI 48640
Community Service/Non-Profit
Midland's Chippewa Nature Center is an environmental educational center with programs for adults, children, families, and schools. The center features trails, the Ecosystem Gallery & Wildlife Viewing Area, the Nature Discovery Area, and exhibits with migratory birds

Rating

97% 64 Votes Submit a Review
Midland Center for the Arts
5
0.7 Miles

Midland Center for the Arts

1801 W St Andrews Rd, Midland, MI 48640
Arts Centers
The Midland Center for the Arts offers performances, exhibits, films, lectures, and other activities. The center has two performance areas, two museums, art stdios, and lecture halls with a focus on art, science, history, and humanities.

Rating

93% 59 Votes Submit a Review
The Tridge
6
0.6 Miles

The Tridge

Ashman Street, near the Farmers' Market, Midland, MI
Bridges
The Tridge in Midland is a three-way wooden footbridge that covers the Chippewa and Tittabawassee Rivers. The pathway is available to walkers and cyclists, with easy access to a park and the Pere Marquette Rail Trail.

Rating

89% 171 Votes Submit a Review
Midland City Forest
7
4.7 Miles

Midland City Forest

2840 E Monroe Rd, Midland, MI
National & State Parks
Midland City Forest is a public park area that offers a variety of outdoor activities. There are hiking, biking, and cross-country skiing trails, hills for sledding, a skating rink, and a fire pit. A chalet offers refreshments.

Rating

100% 15 Votes Submit a Review
Midland Area Farmers Market
8
0.6 Miles

Midland Area Farmers Market

Ashman Street, Midland, MI
Farmers Markets
Open between May and October on Wednesdays and Saturdays, the Midland Area Farmers Market hosts an array of vendors who sell locally grown fruits and vegetables as well as prepared foods and other goods.

Rating

88% 17 Votes Submit a Review
Barstow Woods Park
9
1.3 Miles

Barstow Woods Park

505 W. St Andrews Rd., Midland, MI 48640
National & State Parks
Located in Central Michigan, Barstow Woods Park is an outdoor recreational space offering year round activities. Its trails are ideal for nature walks, runs and bike rides, and in the winter, the park further provides for winter sports.

Rating

86% 14 Votes Submit a Review
Dahlia Hill
10
0.2 Miles

Dahlia Hill

Main Street, Midland, MI
Gardens
Maintained by a staff of volunteers, Dahlia Hill is an extensive dahlia garden founded by artist Charles Breed. It features 3,000 dahlias belonging to more than 250 different varieties. It features garden sculptures and a memorial circle.

Rating

87% 31 Votes Submit a Review

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