90th Birthday Gala

Join the Michigan Theatre of Jackson in unveiling and celebrating the marquee revitalization. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, live music, 50/50 tickets, a silent auction, pop, popcorn, cash bar, and more!

On Thursday, April 30th beginning at 6:00 P.M. downtown Jackson will light up like never before as the Theatre celebrates its 90th birthday and showcasing a brand new marquee! The same great marquee will be upgraded with state of the art digital inserts on the existing outside signage. This event will highlight a night filled with fun, excitement, and great pride at our historic theatre.

Your contribution to light up this beautiful addition to the gem of Jackson will live on for years to come. Tickets to the 90th Birthday Gala include live entertainment, food from Jackson restaurants, souvenir gifts, a silent auction, and the unveiling of the new marquee.

The Michigan Theatre of Jackson is a non-profit which relies on the goodwill of our patrons. Donations, small or large, support the more than 300 annual events including movies, live performances, and private parties that keep the theatre a true arts experience. Your generosity is truly needed and appreciated. Join us in celebrating our community’s warmth and genuine love shown over the past 90 years in downtown Jackson. It will be spectacular!




See Your Name in Lights

Make a donation to support the marquee revitalization. All donor names will be in lights on the new marquee screens the night of the 90th Birthday Gala.



Share Your Memories

Share your Michigan Theatre story! Please share your memories, stories, and favorite moments spent at the Michigan Theatre of Jackson by sending us an email: mtjmemories@gmail.com. We would like to compile our Theatre’s history and narrative from those who have loved, supported, and enjoyed the Theatre over the past 90 years. We want to hear and share YOUR stories! Please feel free to include any photos or videos of the theater, if available.

April 30
6:00 pm — 9:00 pm (3h)

Michigan Theatre