Kalamazoo, MI

Located in Southwest Michigan, the city of Kalamazoo offers a mixture of urban and natural environments. The city is approximately two hours from Chicago and offers dining, shops, galleries, lakes, and outdoor recreation areas. According to the 2010 census, the city has a population of 74,262. Kalamazoo is home to Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo College. It has two women’s professional sports teams: West Michigan Mayhem Women’s Tackle Football and Kalamazoo Outrage Women’s Soccer. Kalamazoo’s name is Native American, and the meaning is often disputed. Some people think it means “the mirage of reflecting river” while others believe it to be “bubbling” or “boiling water”. Top attractions in the city are Air Zoo, Kalamazoo Nature Center, Gilmore Car Museum, and Kalamazoo Institute of Arts. Annual Kalamazoo events include Kalamazoo Ribfest, Kalamazoo County Fair, Kalamazoo Blues Festival, Black Arts Festival, and Restaurant Week.

Wednesday, January 22nd 2020

11:30am
Tabata

This Tabata inspired class utilizes 20-second intervals of high-intensity exercise, followed by 10 seconds of rest, repeated 3-4 times before switching to a new group of exercises. This method has…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
12:10pm
Group Cycle

For beginners and avid cyclists alike, Group Cycle is a great calorie-burning workout. The indoor cycling program emphasizes the basic foundations of cycling movements and breathing awareness while emulating fast…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
4:00pm
Wine Wednesday // Every Wednesday

Wednesdays are Wine Night // wine by the glass $7 // every week.

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Event Series

Thursday, January 23rd 2020

11:15am
TRX

Take your training to the next level in this 10-week pre-paid training program! TRX® Suspension Training® is a revolutionary total-body fitness program that utilizes gravity against the user’s own body…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Lower Level of Radisson
Event Series
12:10pm
Circuit

A stimulating aerobic workout that incorporates a variety of different elements to tone and sculpt the body. Beginners and athletes alike will improve muscular strength and endurance while using free…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
4:00pm
TBT Throwback Thursday // Decades of Cocktails // Every Thursday

TBT - Throwback Cocktails, decades in the making. Our crafty tenders have mixed up favorites // $8 all night, every week. 50's // Mai Tai 60's // Whiskey Sour…

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Event Series

Friday, January 24th 2020

11:05am
Power Hour

This is a 12-week body sculpting class that features personal training in a small group setting. The class per week is $100.00 and includes 12 classes & 1 make-up class.…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
12:10pm
Yoga

In this class, postures are practiced to align, strengthen and promote flexibility in the body. Breathing techniques and meditation are also integrated. You can expect an emphasis on simplicity, repetition,…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
8:30pm
Arkansauce at Bell's Eccentric Cafe

Arkansauce is a genre-hopping, four piece string band from northwest Arkansas, bending the rules and blurring the lines between bluegrass, newgrass, folk, americana, country, blues, and funk. With a loyal…

Bell's Eccentric Cafe
355 E Kalamazoo Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Saturday, January 25th 2020

10:00am
Chili Cook Off - Bell's Eccentric Cafe

We're excited for the 15th Anniversary of Downtown Kalamazoo's Chili Cook-Off this year on January 25th! Downtown Kalamazoo's Annual Chili Cook-Off is a free, community event and is how we've stayed…

Bell's Eccentric Cafe
355 E Kalamazoo Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009
11:00am
2020 Downtown Kalamazoo Chili Cook-Off

Downtown Kalamazoo's Annual Chili Cook-Off is a free, community event and is how we've stayed warm on a cold Saturday in January for the past 15 years. It’s our tradition…

DKRRA
Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
9:00pm
Erin Zindle & The Ragbirds - Bell's Eccentric Cafe

Led by dynamic, multi-instrumentalist Erin Zindle, The Ragbirds create music that is equally danceable, intelligent and vulnerable. A genre-bending hybrid of indie-pop melodies, global-infused beats, rock guitar riffs and folk…

Bell's Eccentric Cafe
355 E Kalamazoo Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Monday, January 27th 2020

11:00am
Auditions for "Lulu" in Waitress

WAITRESS, the Tony nominated musical will be premiering at Miller Auditorium March 27 – 29, 2020 for a limited engagement and is looking for one young girl to perform the…

Miller Auditorium
2200 Auditorium Dr., Kalamazoo, MI 49008
11:30am
Hard Core + Stretch

A 30-minute class designed to tone and tighten your abdominals, lower back, obliques and hips as well as improve balance and flexibility. Every single class will be different to keep…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Plaza Hotel Lower Level
Event Series
12:10pm
Yoga

In this class, postures are practiced to align, strengthen and promote flexibility in the body. Breathing techniques and meditation are also integrated. You can expect an emphasis on simplicity, repetition,…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
4:00pm
Margarita (and nacho) Monday // Every Monday

Margaritas and Nachos all night. Choice of // Prickly Pear / Cranberry Hibiscus / Mezcal //$8 Nachos // $6

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Tuesday, January 28th 2020

11:05am
Power Hour

This is a 12-week body sculpting class that features personal training in a small group setting. The class per week is $100.00 and includes 12 classes & 1 make-up class.…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
12:10pm
Total Body Toning

This class includes all components of fitness. Focusing on cardio, strength training, core and flexibility work. 45 minutes and you're on your way to improved fitness. Instructor: Matt S. or Charles

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
4:00pm
2 for Tuesday / Tuesday for 2 // Every Tuesday

2 for Tuesday / Tuesday for 2 2 glasse of draft beer or wine choice of bruschetta / flatbread / chef's cheese board $20 // every Tuesday.

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Event Series
6:00pm
Les Miserables

Cameron Mackintosh presents the new production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Misérables direct from its acclaimed Broadway return. Featuring the beloved songs “I Dreamed…

Miller Auditorium
2200 Auditorium Dr., Kalamazoo, MI 49008

Wednesday, January 29th 2020

11:30am
Tabata

This Tabata inspired class utilizes 20-second intervals of high-intensity exercise, followed by 10 seconds of rest, repeated 3-4 times before switching to a new group of exercises. This method has…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
12:10pm
Group Cycle

For beginners and avid cyclists alike, Group Cycle is a great calorie-burning workout. The indoor cycling program emphasizes the basic foundations of cycling movements and breathing awareness while emulating fast…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
4:00pm
Wine Wednesday // Every Wednesday

Wednesdays are Wine Night // wine by the glass $7 // every week.

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Event Series
6:00pm
Food Dance Bourbon Tasting Class

Meet, chat and taste with Michigan distillers along with our Mixologists at this casual seated tasting. Learn about origins, processes, and styles. Discover characteristics of great rum. Leave with cocktail…

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Thursday, January 30th 2020

11:15am
TRX

Take your training to the next level in this 10-week pre-paid training program! TRX® Suspension Training® is a revolutionary total-body fitness program that utilizes gravity against the user’s own body…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Lower Level of Radisson
Event Series
12:10pm
Circuit

A stimulating aerobic workout that incorporates a variety of different elements to tone and sculpt the body. Beginners and athletes alike will improve muscular strength and endurance while using free…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
4:00pm
TBT Throwback Thursday // Decades of Cocktails // Every Thursday

TBT - Throwback Cocktails, decades in the making. Our crafty tenders have mixed up favorites // $8 all night, every week. 50's // Mai Tai 60's // Whiskey Sour…

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Event Series
6:00pm
Food Dance Bourbon Tasting Class

Meet, chat and taste with Michigan distillers along with our Mixologists at this casual seated tasting. Learn about origins, processes, and styles. Discover characteristics of great rum. Leave with cocktail…

Food Dance
401 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Friday, January 31st 2020

11:05am
Power Hour

This is a 12-week body sculpting class that features personal training in a small group setting. The class per week is $100.00 and includes 12 classes & 1 make-up class.…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series
12:10pm
Yoga

In this class, postures are practiced to align, strengthen and promote flexibility in the body. Breathing techniques and meditation are also integrated. You can expect an emphasis on simplicity, repetition,…

Kalamazoo Athletic Club
100 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49007, Radisson Lower Level
Event Series