Reasons to play

Ele’s Race Virtual 5k Run/Walk

Take a virtual step to help kids heal.

This annual 5K run/walk directly benefits Ele’s Place-Capital Region. This year, the event is virtual. You still get a T-shirt and a bib number, and you’ll be raising awareness for Ele’s Place — a healing center for grieving children and teens.

July 25, 8 a.m. or whenever you choose

Market on the Grand

Local artists and farmers sell produce, handmade items, crafts, jewelry, food and more.

At Jaycee Park in Grand LedgeSaturdays starting at 9 a.m.

Allen Farmers Market

Fresh produce and other locally made food products are available.

2100 E. Michigan Ave. (at the corner of Fairview and Michigan avenues) in Lansing on Wednesdays 2:30-7 p.m.
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ONE Calendar, ALL (with your help) the Best Events!

517 Living's Mission is to connect Greater Lansing Area folks with the best local events & things to do. Visit their site to view their community-built calendar.

Submitted Photos

Photo by Lisa Truong

A walk in Hunters Orchard Park in Delta Township

Photo by Ariniko Artistry

Janice Hironaka creating beauty in downtown during cleanup following protests

Photo by Sharon McDougall

517 In Bloom

Wrap up

Get the Most Bang for Your Buck

Fireworks have been a staple of American celebrations for many years. Every year, people gather for fireworks displays in their local parks or baseball fields. While your window for 4th of July fireworks is closed, we thought we'd share the fireworks schedule for the rest of the year.

  • Memorial Day: the Saturday and Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, 11 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.
  • Independence Day: June 29 to July 4, and July 5 if the day falls on a Friday or Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.
  • Labor Day: the Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend from 11 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.
  • New Year’s: 11 a.m. Dec. 31 until 1 a.m. Jan.  1.




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