Upcoming Events

For more information on the events below see our "Annual Events" page
or call the Museum at (989) 893-5733.

May 2, 2017
Give Local Bay - Giving Day
Bay Area Community Foundation


 On May 2, 2017 the Bay County Historical Society will participate in the"Give Local Bay" fundraising event. On "Giving Day" you may log onto the official event page at www.givelocalbay.org to give your donation to selected local non-profits. Everyone will be able to track the activity throughout the day by a leader board on the website. We appreciate your support!


May 12, 2017 
City Hall Tour
Cost:  $1.00/person
  The Historical Museum offers guided tours of Bay City's historic City Hall on the second Friday of each month. Tours will leave from the lobby of the Museum at 11:00am, and no reservations are necessary; however space is limited to 20 persons.

May 13, 2017 
Second Saturday
"The History of the Bay City Central High School Band"
 with Kristy Keenan


  Join Bay City Central High School Band Director Kristy Keenan for a look at the history of BCC’s marching band—Michigan’s oldest continuous marching band, to today’s school music department which offers Concert Band, Symphony Band, Wind Symphony, Marching Band, and Jazz Band.

The State Theater Presents:
The Michigan Jazz Trail
Big Band Songs from the 40s

Friday, May 12, 2017
Tickets:  $15.00/General Admission
$10.00/Students 18 and under  

Proceeds will benefit the River of Time Living History Event
You may contact the State Theatre at (989)892-2660 for tickets and information, or visit the State Theater website