This year’s MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival features leaders in art, science and humanities! Join us this summer to celebrate the things that make life amazing!
David Pogue: The Unrecognizable New World of Culture and Tech
JUN 2 / 7:30 PM
The tech critic for Yahoo Finance and one of the world’s best-selling how-to authors comes to our stage to talk about the new world of tech and culture.
Sponsored by: The Doan Family Foundation
JUN 5 / 7:30 PM
SINGLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
Multiple GRAMMY® Award-winning jazz pianist and world-renowned singer, Diana Krall will return to North America in January for the third US leg of her “Turn Up The Quiet World Tour.”
Sponsored by Morley Companies
The Dustbowl Revival
JUN 6 / 7:30 PM
Over the past few years, The Dustbowl Revival has been making a name for itself with a vibrant mix of vintage Americana sounds. Their always-joyous sound now reveals a more soulful, funky side that exudes deeper emotions and taps a more modern vibe.
The Science of Speed
JUN 7 / 6 PM
Sponsored by The Dow Chemical Company
Dropped LIVE! with the Keefer Bros.
JUN 8 / 7:30 PM
Chris and Casey Keefer, hosts of the popular outdoorsman reality shows Dropped and Rival Wild, offer a behind the scenes look into making a TV show in the wilderness. A treat for all hunting and outdoor enthusiasts, this evening will feature gear demonstrations, behind the scenes video, live music and an interactive Q&A with brothers.
Sponsored by: Garber Automotive.
The Best of Second City
JUN 14 / 7:30 PM
Fresh, fast and always spectacularly funny, Chicago’s legendary sketch and improv comedy theater returns to Midland!
Sponsored by Midland Cogeneration Venture
An Evening with the Royal Chef
JUN 19 / 7:30 PM
Darren was personal chef to Queen Elizabeth II, Diana, Princess of Wales and Princes’ William and Harry for fifteen years and has cooked for five US Presidents.
Supported by Michigan Sugar
JUN 23 / Noon – 9 PM
Music and art, food and drink, science and tech…all outdoors in the fresh air!
Sponsored by City Market Bay City
7:30 PM: 10,000 Maniacs performance begins.
Food and a beer tent will be available for the entire event.