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

September - 2020
  • 09/29/2020 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

October - 2020
  • 10/01/2020 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

  • 10/01/2020 01:00 PM - 01:45 PM 

    Alphorns at the Capitol

    Group: Midwest Alphorn Retreat
    Contact Name: John Griffith
    Phone: 269-267-2944
    Email: alphornjohn@yahoo.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 12

  • 10/02/2020 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    Rallying for Change

    Group: Providers for Change
    Contact Name: Johnnie Bennet
    Phone: 313-825-4165
    Email: jbennet36@yahoo.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 10/02/2020 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    Protect Michigan Lives - Covid Safety Event

    Group: Open Minds of America LLC
    Contact Name: Steven Gibbon
    Phone: 214-802-6883
    Email: stevengibbon@outlook.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 75

  • 10/03/2020 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM 

    Wallace Wedding

    Group: Tiara Warren
    Contact Name: Sharron Murray
    Phone: 313-523-9763
    Email: lovelysnick@yahoo.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 80

  • 10/06/2020 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM 

    MI Don't Punish Pain Rally

    Group: MI Don't Punish Pain (Saginaw, MI)
    Contact Name: Kenneth Waltzer
    Phone: 517-927-1442
    Email: kennethwaltzer@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 40

  • 10/07/2020 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Michigan Kids with IEPS Rally

    Group: Michigan Alliance for Special Education
    Contact Name: Marcie Lipsitt
    Phone: 248-514-2101
    Email: marcielipsitt@outlook.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 300

  • 10/08/2020 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM 

    Let MI People Go

    Group: Michigan's Pastor's Alliance
    Contact Name: Rusty Chatfield
    Phone: 231-881-4124
    Email: rusty.chatfield@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 10/10/2020 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM 

    Chicquita and Antonio Wedding

    Group: Sharron Murray
    Contact Name: Sharron Murray
    Phone: 313-523-9763
    Email: lovelysnick@yahoo.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 30

  • 10/24/2020 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM 

    She Leads Michigan Invitation Rally

    Group: Nations Light Ministries
    Contact Name: Rev. Liz Doyle
    Phone: 704-451-6299
    Email: lizrdld@yahoo.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

  • 10/31/2020 03:00 PM - 07:00 PM 

    County by County Prayer Wrap-up

    Group: The Center for Discipleship
    Contact Name: Randy Williams
    Phone: 810-214-0188
    Email: willserve@gmail.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 100

February - 2021
  • 02/01/2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM 

    School-Based Health Center Awareness Month

    Group: MDHHS
    Contact Name: Kim Kovalchick
    Phone: 517-335-8201
    Email: kovalchickk@michigan.gov
    Anticipated Attendees: 20

  • 02/10/2021 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

  • 02/23/2021 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

  • 02/24/2021 05:00 PM - 07:30 PM 

    MLBC Black History Month Celebration

    Group: Michigan Legislative Black Caucus
    Contact Name: John Johnson
    Phone: 313-980-0102
    Email: johnjohnson@house.mi.gov
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

March - 2021
  • 03/02/2021 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

  • 03/03/2021 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Michigan Historic Preservation Network Lobby Day

    Group: Michigan Historic Preservation Network
    Contact Name: Mikayla Lier
    Phone: 517-371-1400
    Email: mlier@kelley-cawthorne.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 0

  • 03/10/2021 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

  • 03/16/2021 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    4-H Capitol Experience Reception

    Group: MSCC-Event
    Contact Name: Jackie Martin
    Phone: 734-323-6648
    Email: marti623@msu.edu
    Anticipated Attendees: 120

  • 03/24/2021 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Architects, Engineers & Surveyors

    Group: Kelley Cawthorne
    Contact Name: Natasha Oxender
    Phone: (517) 371-1400
    Email: noxender@kelley-cawthorne.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 300

April - 2021
  • 04/27/2021 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

  • 04/28/2021 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

  • 04/30/2021 08:00 AM - 03:00 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
  • 05/04/2021 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM 

    MLBA 2018 Lobby Day

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

  • 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

  • 05/06/2021 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 - 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

  • 05/12/2021 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

  • 05/13/2021 10:30 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Older Michiganians Day

    Group: Area Agencies on Aging Association of MI
    Contact Name: Jenn Dubey
    Phone: 517-999-0681
    Email: jenn@4ami.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 1200

  • 05/14/2021 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

  • 05/17/2021 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

  • 05/18/2021 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

  • 05/19/2021 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

  • 05/20/2021 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

  • 05/26/2021 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

  • 05/27/2021 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

  • 06/03/2021 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM 

    Michigan Potato Day at the Capitol

    Group: Michigan Potato Industry Commission
    Contact Name: Makaylah George
    Phone: 517-253-7370
    Email: makaylah@mipotato.com
    Anticipated Attendees: 150

  • 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: Noelle Byerley
    Phone: 989-652-3294
    Email: nbyerley@michigansoybean.org
    Anticipated Attendees: 200

  • 06/09/2021 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

  • 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

September - 2021
  • 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

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