Thumb Friends of the Arts

2015 Band Festival

Welcome to our website.  If this is your first visit, please feel free to look around and learn more about our organization.  If you are returning, please make sure you check out the upcoming events to see what events will be coming to the USA Schools Auditorium. 

Any person that is interested in helping to promote the arts in the Thumb of Michigan is welcome to join us on the 4th Monday of the month at the Columbia Township Library at 7:00 p.m. (no meetings in May or December)



Contact Us!

To contact the Thumb Friends of the Arts about our Band & Choir Solo & Ensemble or Concert Festivals - contact Jason Parmenter at
 or 810-853-8993.

For questions about performances or if you are interested in us hosting your group for a performance, please contact Jason Parmenter at or 810-853-8993.

Donna Tribute

2017-2018 Events

Dance Studio Light
(from Praha, Czech Republic)
Sunday, August 20th
Hosted at USA Auditorium
3:00 p.m.
Tickets  - Free

TFOTA Marching Band Festival
Monday, October 9th
Hosted at Lakers Football Field
6:00 p.m.
Tickets - $3 
at the gate

Sienna Heights University Choir Tour
Thursday, November 32nd
Evening Concert Location TBA
7:00  p.m.
Tickets - $8 adults, $4 students
at the door

Christmas Through The Arts
Sunday, December 3rd
Hosted at USA Auditorium
3:00 p.m.
Tickets - $8 adults, $4 students
at the door

Solo & Ensemble Festivals
Monday, January 29th
Hosted at Bad Axe Schools
Wednesday, January 31st
Hosted at Sandusky Schools
4:00-9:00 p.m.
Admission to event is free

Band & Choir Festivals
March 13th at Mayville Schools
March 14th at Laker Schools
March 15th at Caseville Schools
March 15th at USA Schools
Admission to performances is free

Solo & Ensemble Concert
Tuesday, March 20th - 7:00 p.m.
Hosted at Laker Auditorium
Tickets $8 adults, $4 students

Thumb Community Concert Choir
Friday, April 13th - 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 15th - 3:00 p.m.
Hosted at USA Auditorium
Tickets $8 adults, $4 students

HS Jazz Festival
with Special Guest 
Bill Denbrok Big Band
Sunday, April 22nd - 3:00 p.m.
Hosted at Bad Axe High School
Tickets $5 

Tickets will be available at the door for all concerts.