- 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 Sights & Landmarks.
- 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'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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.