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Circle Michigan

May 4, 2022 - May 10, 2022
Michigan is blessed with the riches of unspoiled nature: lakes that feel like oceans, golden beaches, an abundance of fresh produce straight from the farm, glorious sunrises and sunsets and endless opportunities for fun and relaxation. With long spring days of comfortable temperatures and the nation’s longest freshwater coastline, Michigan is a destination like no other.  This trip features: Grand Rapids, Holland, Charlevoix, Mackinac Island, Frankenmuth, and Detroit.

Holland Tulip Festival

May 7, 2022
Featuring new exhibits this year!  Visit the Tulip Immersion Garden where world renowned Dutch horticulturist, Ibo Gulsen, sets up a weeklong immersion experience, taking travelers through the history of the tulip, from its origins in Turkey, to the Netherlands, and finally to the small-town community of Holland, MI.  Experience Zeeland Girl -Beyond Tradition. Zeeuws Meisje (Zeeland Girl) by Dutch photographer, Rem van den Bosch, makes its way to the U.S. for the first time. A photographic series in three parts, #equality, #tulips, and #brotherhood; Zeeland Girl is a collaborative project involving dressmakers hand-sewing traditional dresses with modern spins, and photography with bright contract to spark discussions about the need for mutual respect, solidarity, and care for the environment.  End your day at the Tulip Time Quilt Show and Dutch Artisan's Market where you will find over 200 vendors selling their unique wares.

An American in Paris – Fox Theatre

May 8, 2022
Inspired by the Academy Award winning film, An American In Paris transports the audience to post-war Paris, where romance is in the air and youthful optimism reigns. In this poignant production, Gershwin’s soaring melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers the power of love. Hoping to start a new life, World War II veteran Jerry Mulligan chooses newly liberated Paris to try and make his mark as a painter. Jerry's life becomes complicated when he meets the mysterious Lise, a young Parisian ballet dancer with a haunting secret who, like Jerry, is yearning for a new beginning. This exquisite production is filled with music from legendary composers George and Ira Gershwin, featuring the classics “I Got Rhythm,” “Liza,” “'S Wonderful” and “But Not for Me.”

The Pin-Up Girls at Meadow Brook Theatre

May 11, 2022
From The Andrew Sisters to Hip Hop! From World War I to Afghanistan. The Pin-Up Girls sing a cavalcade of hits inspired by letters home from our troops over-seas!

Honky Tonk Angels – Turkeyville

May 18, 2022
Country classics combine with a hilarious and uplifting story about three good ol’ gals who follow their dreams to Nashville. All your favorite songs from the queens of country music are featured, including “Stand By Your Man”, “Coal Miner’s Daughter”, “9 to 5”, “I Will Always Love You”, “Fancy” and “Harper Valley PTA” among MANY other hits.