There's something here for everyone! Let's start with some sports activities:

  • Soccer: visit the Midland Soccer Club to find activities for soccer enthusiasts of all ages
  • Tennis: enjoy many public courts plus the Midland Community Tennis Center, host of the annual Dow Corning/United States Tennis Association Women's Challenge
  • Swimming: facilities include the Midland Community Center indoor pools, Plymouth Park's outdoor pool, plus the beach at Stratford Woods Park and Sanford Lake Park.
  • Tobogganing, Sledding & Cross-Country Skiing: the City Forest offers 520 wooded acres with miles of trails, 2 thrilling toboggan runs, a sled park and a cozy chalet complete with fireplace and plenty of hot chocolate
  • Cycling: enjoy 22 miles of paved trail on the Pere Marquette Rail Trail or join theTri-City Cycling Club
  • Golf -Public courses include Currie Golf Course with 27 holes, a driving range and a par-3 course, as well as Sandy Ridge Golf Course with 18 holes. Also, the Midland Country Club offers excellent courses for its members
  • Fishing, Canoeing & Kayaking- on the Tittabawassee and Chippewa Rivers
  • Gymnastics - the Midland Gymnastics Center offers classes, hosts competitions and features a rock climbing wall
  • Baseball & Softball - including summer tournaments at Emerson Park's 3300-seat Currie Stadium
  • Rollerskating - on the 22-mile Pere Marquette Rail Trail or indoors at the Rollarena
  • Ice Skating & Ice Hockey at the Midland Civic Center or outdoors at Emerson Park

The Midland Community Center also provides a variety of recreational, fitness, wellness, creative arts, youth and senior activity programs. Get a closer look at their facility by taking their virtual tour.

Michigan Antique Festival - one of the Midwest's largest antique and collectibles markets and special interest car shows comes to the Midland County Fairgrounds

Midland Cinemas & Studio M and MatrixMIDLAND & Matrix Cinema are popular spots for movie goers and those interested in other cinematic and visual arts