UPCOMING EVENTS

The beautiful Michigan State Capitol and Capitol Square are a place where people from across the state come to rally, celebrate, and advocate. Learn more about all of the upcoming scheduled events here.

Please remember, while activities planned at the Capitol are open to the public, any food or meals associated with these events are by invitation only.

Weekly Event Schedule Report

April - 2021
  • 04/13/2021 11:30 AM - 03:00 PM 

    Voter Protection Plan

    Group: NAACP
    Contact Name: Kamilia Landrum
    Phone: 313-485-6016
    Email: klandrum@detroitnaacp.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 04/15/2021 02:15 PM - 03:00 PM 

    Housing Michigan Coalition Press Conference

    Group: Home Builders Association of Michigan
    Contact Name: Dawn Crandall
    Phone: 517-582-3000
    Email: dawn@hbaofmichigan.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 30

  • 04/19/2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM 

    Mental Health and Youth

    Group: MDHHS
    Contact Name: Robin Turner
    Phone:
    Email: rturner@scha-mi.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 50

  • 04/30/2021 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    27th Annual State Arbor Day Celebration

    Group: Eaton Conservation District
    Contact Name: Hannah Reynolds
    Phone: 517-543-1512 ext 5
    Email: miarborday@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 1500

May - 2021
  • 05/01/2021 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Run for the Son

    Group: Run for the Son
    Contact Name: Rick Sanford
    Phone: 517-281-6501
    Email: sandford@msu.edu
    Anticipated Attendees: 150

  • 05/04/2021 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

    Governor's Awards for Historic Preservation

    Group: Governor s Awards for Historic Preservation
    Contact Name: Nathan Nietering
    Phone: 517-241-0504
    Email: nieteringn@michigan.gov
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 05/05/2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM 

    MNA Nurses Capitol Action Day

    Group: Michigan Nurses Association
    Contact Name: Mary Holbrook
    Phone: 517-853-5517
    Email: mary.holbrook@minurses.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 500

  • 05/06/2021 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM 

    National Day of Prayer Observance

    Group: Michigan National Day of Prayer Task Force
    Contact Name: Sylvia Williams
    Phone: 734-925-3257
    Email: moregraceministries@aol.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 400

  • 05/11/2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    Charter Day at the Capitol

    Group: MAPSA
    Contact Name: Buddy Moorehouse
    Phone: 517-515-9496
    Email: bmoorehouse@charterschools.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 05/12/2021 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM 

    PMD Awareness Event

    Group: Michigan Statewide Perinatal Mood Disorder Coalition
    Contact Name: Nancy Roberts
    Phone: 616-391-1771
    Email: nancy.roberts@spectrumhealth.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 75

  • 05/13/2021 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM 

    Adoption & Pregnancy Care Centers Awareness

    Group: Michigan Family Forum
    Contact Name: Dan Jarvis
    Phone: 517-374-1171
    Email: dan@michiganfamily.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 05/19/2021 07:30 AM - 05:00 PM 

    Capitol Build

    Group: Habitat for Humanity of Michigan
    Contact Name: Sandy Pearson
    Phone: 517-526-3534
    Email: spearon@habitatmichigan.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 05/20/2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM 

    Day Under the Dome

    Group: MiCHN
    Contact Name: Shante Pickford
    Phone: 517-599-2358
    Email: shante.pickford@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 250

  • 05/25/2021 11:30 AM - 01:30 PM 

    Michigan Propane Safety Day

    Group: Michigan Propane Gas Association
    Contact Name: Geri Root
    Phone: 517-487-2021
    Email: geri@kindsvatterassociates.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 600

  • 05/27/2021 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM 

    Unite To Face Addiction Michigan Rally for Recovery

    Group: Unite To Face Addiction Michigan
    Contact Name: Scott Masi
    Phone: 810-360-5779
    Email: scott.masi@stjohn.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 2000

June- 2021
  • 06/02/2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    ABATE

    Group: ABATE of Michigan
    Contact Name: Vince Consigleo
    Phone: 248-672-0957
    Email: abatemsf@tir.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 300

  • 06/02/2021 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Michigan Sugar Lobby Day

    Group: Michigan Sugar Company-Lobby Day
    Contact Name: Lauren Washburn
    Phone: (517) 485-7711
    Email: lauren@kdafirm.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 130

  • 06/03/2021 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM 

    Michigan Golf Alliance Legislative Day

    Group: Michigan Golf Course Owner Association
    Contact Name: Jada Paisley
    Phone: 517-482-4312
    Email: jpaisley@michigangca.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 400

  • 06/05/2021 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

    Faith in Action - The Living Rosary

    Group: Knights of Columbus - (Lansing,MI)
    Contact Name: Mark Stenske
    Phone: 517-614-9537
    Email: charityb4all@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 500

  • 06/08/2021 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Lunch with the MSA

    Group: Michigan Soybean Association
    Contact Name: Katlin Fusilier
    Phone: 989-652-3294
    Email: kfusilier@michigansoybean.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 06/09/2021 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Dairy Days

    Group: Michigan Dairy Foods Association
    Contact Name: Lauren Washburn
    Phone: 517-485-1450
    Email: lauren@kdafirm.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 150

  • 06/10/2021 03:30 PM - 06:30 PM 

    Convention of States Surge Day

    Group: Convention of States
    Contact Name: William Pacey
    Phone: 586-404-3316
    Email: william.pacey@cosaction.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 400

  • 06/16/2021 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM 

    Citizens for Prison Reform Legislative Education Day

    Group: Citizens for Prison Reform
    Contact Name: Lois DeMott
    Phone: 269-986-2437
    Email: lpullano@micpr.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 06/19/2021 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM 

    Michigan March for Medical Freedom

    Group: Informed Choice Michigan
    Contact Name: Erica Pettinaro
    Phone: 810-407-7070
    Email: epetti01@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

August- 2021
  • 08/05/2021 11:00 AM - 01:30 PM 

    Michigan Education Trust (MET) Pizza Party Fund Raiser

    Group: Michigan Education Trust (MET)
    Contact Name: Flora Boles
    Phone: (517) 335-2882
    Email: bolesf@michigan.gov
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

September - 2021
  • 09/08/2021 11:30 AM - 01:30 PM 

    Michigan Catholic Conference Luncheon

    Group: Michigan Catholic Conference
    Contact Name: Karah May
    Phone: 517-372-9310
    Email: kmay@micatholic.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 250

  • 09/14/2021 11:00 AM - 01:30 PM 

    MCGA Luncheon

    Group: Michigan Corn Growers Association
    Contact Name: Chloe Jorae
    Phone: 517-482-9299
    Email: cjorae@mcalvey.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 09/18/2021 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM 

    Solemn Prayer Assembly

    Group: Solemn Prayer Assembly Committee
    Contact Name: Nick Zabrodsky
    Phone: 517-712-0656
    Email: nickzabrodsky@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 09/21/2021 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM 

    Michigan Equine Legislative Day

    Group: Michigan Horse Council
    Contact Name: Col. Don Packard
    Phone: 734-645-1327
    Email: packardcoloneldon74@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 300

  • 09/22/2021 11:00 AM - 01:30 PM 

    Michigan Stars for Life

    Group: MAAS
    Contact Name: Amber Feldpausch
    Phone: 517-282-2371
    Email: amber@miambulance.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 135

  • 09/23/2021 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    Second Amendment March

    Group: Michigan Open Carry, INC/Michigan Gun Owners
    Contact Name: David Dellinger
    Phone: 248-622-7090
    Email: ddellinger@miopencarry.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 1500

  • 09/29/2021 11:30 AM - 03:00 PM 

    "Walk A Mile in My Shoes" Rally

    Group: MI Assoc. of Community Mental Health Boards
    Contact Name: Monique Francis
    Phone: 517-374-6848
    Email: mfrancis@cmham.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 2000

  • 09/30/2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    Farmers Market at the Capitol

    Group: Michigan Farmers Market Association (East Lansing, MI)
    Contact Name: Amanda Shreve
    Phone: 517-432-3381
    Email: amanda@mifma.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 5500

October - 2021
  • 10/01/2021 04:30 PM - 06:30 PM 

    Domestic Violence Rally

    Group: Voices of Color
    Contact Name: Tanesha Ash-Shakoor
    Phone: 252-955-8902
    Email: thevoicesofcolor@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 10/03/2021 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    Walk to End Alzheimer's

    Group: Alzheimer's Association - Michigan Great Lakes Chapter
    Contact Name: Cammi Robinson
    Phone: 517-999-3004
    Email: crobinson@alz.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 1300

  • 10/05/2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 

    Columbus Day Celebration

    Group: Rep. Marino (Lansing, MI) Event
    Contact Name: Mary Kay Sogge
    Phone: 517-373-0113
    Email: msogge@house.mi.gov
    Anticipated Attendees: 150

  • 10/08/2021 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM 

    Michigan BPW Centennial Celebration

    Group: Michigan Federation of Business & Professional Women's Club, Inc
    Contact Name: Amy Courter
    Phone: 586-246-3940
    Email: courteras@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 150

  • 10/09/2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 

    Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

    Group: American Cancer Society
    Contact Name: Katie Jones
    Phone: 269-967-1762
    Email: katie.jones@cancer.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 2000

  • 10/12/2021 11:15 AM - 01:15 PM 

    Michigan Protection & Advocacy Service, Inc. Legislative Luncheon

    Group: MPAS Annual Legislative Day
    Contact Name: Rachel Huddleston
    Phone: 517-487-1755
    Email: rhuddleston@mpas.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 150

  • 10/20/2021 08:30 AM - 02:00 PM 

    Career & Technical Education Showcase

    Group: CEPD Directors of Michigan
    Contact Name: Joyce McCoy
    Phone: 989-358-5026
    Email: mccoyj@alpenaschools.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 0

  • 10/21/2021 09:00 AM - 03:30 PM 

    Michigan Muslim Capitol Day

    Group: Michigan Muslim Community Council
    Contact Name: Mahmoud Al-Hadidi MD
    Phone: 248-797-1372
    Email: dr.malhadidi@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 250

  • 10/27/2021 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM 

    AMTA Massage Therapy Day

    Group: American Massage Therapy Association of Michigan
    Contact Name: Grace Krueger
    Phone: (517) 853-0537
    Email: krueger@midweststrategy.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 0

February - 2022
  • 02/09/2022 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Michigan Sugar Lobby Day

    Group: Michigan Sugar Company-Lobby Day
    Contact Name: Lauren Washburn
    Phone: (517) 485-7711
    Email: lauren@kdafirm.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 130

  • 02/22/2022 11:15 AM - 01:15 PM 

    Michigan Protection & Advocacy Service, Inc. Legislative Luncheon

    Group: MPAS Annual Legislative Day
    Contact Name: Rachel Huddleston
    Phone: 517-487-1755
    Email: rhuddleston@mpas.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 150

March - 2022
  • 03/02/2022 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM 

    Michigan Network for Youth & Families/Arbor Circle Dome Day

    Group: Michigan Network Youth & Families/Arbor Circle
    Contact Name: Jennifer Cousineau
    Phone: 517-899-2353
    Email: jenniferc@childandfamily.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 80

  • 03/16/2022 11:30 AM - 01:30 PM 

    AG Day at the Capitol - Michigan Farm Bureau

    Group: Michigan Farm Bureau
    Contact Name: Andrena Reid
    Phone: 517-679-5334
    Email: areid@michfb.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 300

May - 2022
  • 05/03/2022 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    MLBA 2021 Lobby Day

    Group: MI Licensed Beverage Association
    Contact Name: Brittany Mackey
    Phone: (517) 374-9612
    Email: bmackey@mlba.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 500

  • 05/17/2022 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM 

    MICNP Advocacy Day

    Group: Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners
    Contact Name: Amber Feldpausch
    Phone: 734-432-9881
    Email: conference@micnp.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 05/23/2022 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Mark the Flower Beds for Flower Planting Day at the Capitol

    Group: Michigan Capitol Commission
    Contact Name: Barb Thumudo
    Phone: 517-373-9617
    Email: bthumudo@legislature.mi.gov
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 05/24/2022 08:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Capitol Flower Planting Day at the Capitol

    Group: Michigan Capitol Commission
    Contact Name: Barb Thumudo
    Phone: 517-373-9617
    Email: bthumudo@legislature.mi.gov
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

A living flag on the Capitol's steps on Memorial Day, 1904.  Admiral George Dewey, hero of the Spanish-American war, is visible on the left.
A living flag on the Capitol’s steps on Memorial Day, 1904. Admiral George Dewey, hero of the Spanish-American war, is visible on the left.
Photo Courtesy of the Archives of Michigan