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Weekend Top 5 - August 23-25

Posted at 1:30 PM, Aug 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-22 13:30:56-04

LANSING, Mich. — Each week we put together a list of some of the top things to do in Mid-Michigan. Check out our Weekend Top 5 you will not want to miss!

Zap Zone wants to know: Do YOU want to play FREE laser tag?! Do YOU want to help break a GUINNESS WORLD RECORD?! This Sunday, August 25, Zap Zone is celebrating its 25th Anniversary by offering free (that's right--FREE) laser tag, face painting, entertainment and games! Come out and join the fun as they attempt the Guinness World Record for "Longest Winner Stays in Laser Tag Tournament." First 1,000 people through the door will receive a VIP badge, and there will be prize giveaways ALL DAY! Don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! Visit for more details.

Lansing Flow Fest
The Lansing Flow Fest is an ALL RAP & HIP HOP show held outdoors at Adado Riverfront Park in downtown Lansing. Win gift cards and prizes at our FREE raffles. Enjoy FREE food from Alicia's Authentic Mexican Restaurant. All the rappers feature clean and positive lyrics so feel confident bringing the family to this one! The kids will have fun playing in the FREE inflatable bounce house zone. LIKE us on Facebook to keep up with the event.

August 23, 2019
Location: 300 N. Grand Ave., Adado Riverfront Park, MI
Phone: (517) 862-7287
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Price: FREE!

Mason Sun Dried Music Fest
This free music event features many bands, food vendors, a beer and wine refreshment tent and a variety of items for sale. Located in the streets of Mason, next to the Ingham County Courthouse; downtown shops and restaurants will be open.

August 23, 2019 - August 25, 2019
Recurring daily
Location: 148 E. Ash St., Downtown Mason, MI
Phone: (517) 676-1046
Price: Free

Lansing Bless Fest

The Lansing Bless Fest is a variety concert festival held outdoors at beautiful Adado Riverfront Park. With FREE admission, FREE lunch, FREE raffles, FREE fun kids area, FREE giveaways and more! Helpful services are freely offered from local organizations. People need a blessing and that's why we are here! Come be our guest for the annual Lansing Bless Fest.

August 24, 2019
Location: 300 N. Grand Ave., Adado Riverfront Park, MI
Phone: (517) 862-7287
Time: 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Price: FREE!

Jackson Pride Parade & Festival
FIFTY YEARS OF FIERCE! This year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising. Come to the Third Annual Jackson Pride Parade and Pride Festival on August 24, 2019. The Parade kicks off at 10:30 am at the corner of Biddle St. and Mechanic and ends at the gate of the Pride Festival on Michigan Avenue in Downtown Jackson. Gates open at Noon. There will be live music, a dance tent, a beverage garden, activities for children and youth, vendors, and so much more.

And THIS YEAR, we are doing a whole week of events to celebrate Pride. Events will kick off on Sunday, August 18th, so check back here for more information. Get your Pride Passport stamped at the events and get into the Festival at a discount. Help us celebrate our fierceness!

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