events

MSU MoonFest | Summer of Space

Jun 13, 2019
MSU MoonFest; July 19-21; Abrams  Planetarium
WKAR

FREE -- July 19 - July 21 at Abrams Planetarium | Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, the first moon landing, with WKAR and Abrams Planetarium at the MSU MoonFest!

2019 East Lansing Art Festival

Apr 29, 2019
Curious Crew memebers at the East Lansing Art Festival
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Sat. May 18 – Sun. May 19 in  Downtown East Lansing | Come visit your friends from WKAR at the 2019 East Lansing Art Festival!

Charm City | Indie Lens Pop-Up

Apr 23, 2019
Courtesy of Andre Lambertson / PBS-Independent Lens

FREE – Thu. May 9, 7pm at WKAR | View a special screening and join the conversation. RESERVE SEATS HERE

WKAR-MSU

Saturday, April 20 at 7:00pm-8:00pm Kellogg Hotel | WKAR will be talking all things science! 

WKAR-MSU

Saturday, April 13 at 3:00pm on the MSU Campus | Join us to learn cool things about science! 

Fred Rogers
Jim Judkis / PBS-Independent Lens

FREE – Thu. Apr. 18, 7pm at WKAR | Take part in the Great Big Book Drive, and view a special screening and join the conversation on America's most beloved neighbor: Mister Rogers. | ALL SEATS ARE FILLED

Each FREE concert is being recorded for the next broadcast season of BackStage Pass.

The Providers | Indie Lens Pop-Up

Mar 5, 2019
Courtesy / PBS-Independent Lens

FREE – Thu. Mar. 21, 7pm at WKAR | View a special screening and join the conversation on how providers work to reach Americans who would otherwise be left without healthcare. RESERVE SEATS HERE

Link Wray with guitar on purple background.
Courtesy of Bruce Steinberg, courtesy of LinkWray.com / Independent Lens

FREE – Thu. Dec. 6, 7pm at WKAR | View a special screening and join the conversation on an electrifying look at native american influence in popular music. RESERVE SEATS HERE 

WKAR Presents The Road to Little Rock Screening and Conversation with Ernest Green
Courtesy / The Road to Little Rock

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2pm-3pm in WKAR Studio A | Join WKAR and MSU for a special screening of The Road to Little Rock and conversation with Ernest Green!

WKAR Family crew walking in the 2017 MSU Homecoming Parade
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Friday, October 5 at 6pm in East Lansing | Look for your favorite WKAR personalities in the parade, and be sure to grab some great giveaways! 

Poldark: WKAR Special Screening
Courtesy of Mammoth Screen / BBC and MASTERPIECE

FREE – Thursday. September 27, 7pm at WKAR | View a special sneak peek at the new season's premiere episode of Poldark, before it airs on WKAR TV!|  RESERVE SEATS HERE

wedding rings
Flickr - guccio

A wrestling company treated a Michigan couple to a professional wrestling event after they were robbed on their wedding day.

Current Sports with Al Martin
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Fri. Aug. 31, 5pm-6pm at ComArtSci South Patio.  LISTEN at wkar.org, WATCH at WKAR News Facebook | Join host Al Martin as Current Sports broadcasts LIVE from MSU Campus before the first 2018 MSU home football game! 

Connect 4 Kids | WKAR In Your Community

Aug 6, 2018
Connect 4 Kids, Save the date! Monday, August 20th 2018, 9:30am-2:00pm, Lansing Center: 333 E. Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48933
Courtesy / City of Lansing

Mon. Aug. 20, 9:30am-2pm at the Lansing Center | Connect 4 Kids is an event for children (K-12) to go back to school feeling great! 

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