This Month in the Village: May features live music, story time, Jersey Boys, Flint City Bucks and more

Compiled and selected by Meghan Christian 

“This Month” highlights a selection of events available to our readers—It is not an exhaustive list, rather a sampling of opportunities in the city. To submit events for June, email your event to Managing Editor Meghan Christian at by May 28.

Wellness at the Wheel

Mon – Sat.

Various times

The Ferris Wheel, 615 S. Saginaw St., 6th floor


Admission: $12

Health and well-being classes offered at the Ferris Wheel.


Hatha Yoga5:30 p.m.

Rise and Shine Yoga7:00 a.m.
Hatha Yoga5:30 p.m.

Hatha Yoga

5:30 p.m.

Hatha Yoga – 8:15 a.m.
Mindful Movement Dance – 5:30 p.m.


Game Space

 May 2 and 16

6:30-9 p.m.

Factory Two, 129 N. Grand Traverse.


Admission: Free

 Come play games at Factory Two. Bring your favorite board game, card game, or tabletop game every first and third Thursday of the month!


Flint City Bucks vs Detroit City

 May 4

7 p.m.

Atwood Stadium, 701 University Ave.


Admission: $5-15

 Come see the inaugural game of the Flint City Bucks as they take on Detroit City in a friendly match at Kettering’s Atwood Stadium. Tickets available on Ticketmaster and at the stadium on game day two hours before kick off.

An Evening With Todd Gilbert at Tenacity

 May 4

7-10 p.m.

Tenacity Brewing, 119 N. Grand Traverse


Admission: Free


Todd Gilbert’s back for another show at Tenacity Brewing. Enjoy rock from the 60s, 70s, and more.


Family Storytime at Applewood: Look! Flowers!by Stephanie Calmenson 

May 10

11:30 p.m.

Applewood Estate, 1400 E. Kearsley St.

Admission: Free

Storytime at Applewood Estate every Friday at 11:30 a.m. Online registration is strongly encouraged as supplies are limited. RSVP:


May Art Walk

 May 10

6 p.m.

Various Locations Downtown

Admission: Free

 Food, drink, and art at various locations downtown.


May Flint Symphony Orchestra Concert

 May 11

7:30 p.m.

The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St.


Admission: $10-65

 An evening of music with the  musicians from Flint’s Symphony Orchestra performing music from Mahler’s Resurrection.


Second Sunday Brunch

 May 12

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Cork on Saginaw, 635 S. Saginaw St.


To make a reservation, call 810-422-9625.


Jersey Boys

May 14

7:30 p.m.

The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St.


Admission: $32-72 

A behind the scenes look at Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons in the Tony-award winning musical Jersey Boys.Visit tickets.


Drag Night at Totem

 May 17

8 p.m.

Totem Books, 620 W. Court St.

Admission: $30 in advance, $35 at the door

Drag performances, live music, and refreshments at Totem Books.


Dinner Under the Lights

 May 17

5:30 p.m.

Buckham and Brush alleys

Admission: $75, includes two drink tickets (wine and beer)

 Back for another summer of events, enjoy a menu of Vietnamese/Soul food with the Friends of the Alley non-profit based downtown. All funds raised go toward beautifying the alleys and hosting future events.

Flint Flower Daze 2019

 May 18 and May 25

6:30-9 p.m.

Flint Farmers’ Market, 300 E. 1st St.


Admission: Free

Shop a selection of annuals & perennials, trees, shrubs, Hanging Plants, yard art, and more while enjoying music and master gardeners.

Author: East Village Magazine

A Non-profit, Community News Magazine Since 1976

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