There are always many exciting and interesting activities happening at Western Michigan University. The Conferences staff can help guests arrange entertainment plans, navigate around campus, or coordinate transportation. Please feel free to contact us for assistance.

Young woman on an elliptical.Recreation

The Conferences staff can organize a group visit to the WMU Student Recreation Center for a variety of energizing activities. Modern facilities feature a climbing wall, pool and sauna, weight rooms, running track and a variety of athletic courts.

Lawson Ice Arena and Gabel Natatorium has public skate sessions for WMU visitors during scheduled times. The pool is also open to guests for select hours and is available for group rental.


Tickets for Miller Auditorium performances can be purchased in advance, and same-day purchases may be available at the ticket office. Group sales can be reserved in advance to ensure availability.

An eclectic mix of live stage performances at the Little Theatre is open to the general public. The theatre is conveniently located on WMU's campus. Show times and prices vary.

The WMU Department of Theatre hosts live performances at several locations on campus. Current productions ticket prices, and box office hours are available on their website.