Fill your trip with exciting things to do in Saginaw

Book accommodations 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, concerts at Andersen Enrichment Center, up-close encounters at the Saginaw Children's Zoo, and other memorable things to do. While exploring Ojibway Island downtown, stroll along the Saginaw Riverfront and stop by the Japanese Cultural Center to experience a traditional tea ceremony. Don’t miss your opportunity for a shopping extravaganza on the Tittabawassee Road shopping strip and at Bronner's CHRISTmas Wonderland, open all year.

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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 decor 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 where you can browse more than 60 stores like Champs Sports, Express, and H&M.

Japanese Cultural Center, Tea House, and Gardens of Saginaw

4.71 mi / 7.58 km from the hotel
Take a picturesque walk through three acres of weeping cherry trees and the bamboo gates that lead to Lake Linton. You can 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
Wear your red-and-white attire and cheer on the Cardinals sports teams at SVSU. You can also tour the Marshall Fredericks Sculpture Museum located in the Arbury Fine Arts Center.

Saginaw Children's Zoo

4.85 mi / 7.81 km from the hotel
You and your family will enjoy close encounters with donkeys, kangaroos, snakes, and penguins, just to name a few. More than 150 animals live at this zoo, which also features a train, a carousel, and a botanical garden.

The Dow Event Center

3.41 mi / 5.49 km from the hotel
A major entertainment venue for the Saginaw community, The Dow Event Center is home to the Saginaw Spirit hockey team. The arena is also the site of indoor football, concerts, and other big shows.