Find things to do near The Dow Event Center

Book a room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites, Saginaw, MI to stay near the area's best attractions. The vibrant city entertains guests with sporting events at The Dow Event Center and train rides at the Children's Zoo. While exploring Ojibway Island downtown, stroll along the Saginaw Riverfront and stop by the Japanese Cultural Center to experience a traditional ceremony. No matter which time of year you visit, you can always purchase a Christmas memento from Bronner's Christmas Wonderland.
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Andersen Enrichment Center

4.69 mi / 7.55 km from the hotel
This venue in Celebration Square hosts art exhibits, jazz concerts and other arts events as well as seasonal fairs.

Bronner's CHRISTmas Wonderland

16.13 mi / 25.95 km from the hotel
It's Christmas all year long at this expansive attraction. Explore more than seven acres of Christmas ornaments, collectibles, trees and outdoor décor at the "World's Largest Christmas Store."

Fashion Square Mall

0.73 mi / 1.17 km from the hotel
Start your Saginaw shopping expedition at Fashion Square Mall, less than a mile from the hotel. Browse more than 100 stores like Champs Sports, Express, Jos. A. Bank and Charlotte Russe.

Japanese Cultural Center, Tea House and Gardens of Saginaw

4.71 mi / 7.58 km from the hotel
Take a walk through three acres of weeping cherry trees and the bamboo gates that lead to Lake Linton, and book a traditional tea ceremony or a tea tour, which includes guidance from a trained docent as you are served green tea and sweets.

Ojibway Island

4.47 mi / 7.2 km from the hotel
This island park in the middle of downtown is a perfect place for scenic walks, picnics and outdoor concerts. You'll often see fishers angling for a fresh catch in the Saginaw River to the west and in Lake Linton to the east.

Saginaw Valley State University

2.25 mi / 3.62 km from the hotel
Our location just a couple of miles from Saginaw Valley State University offers a convenient stay for families visiting students or attending athletic events. Wear your red-and-white attire and cheer on the Cardinals sports teams.