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Michigan Memorial Day Weekend: Things to Do, Events, 5K Races, Celebrations

Looking for fun and exciting ways to celebrate Memorial Day weekend in Michigan? Well, look no further! Michigan has an array of events to honor the memory of those who fought for our country. From backyard barbeques to 5ks and kids activities to memorial day ceremonies, we’re sharing everything you need to know about celebrating Memorial Day in Michigan.

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Mackinac Island Lilac Festival 2022: Your Complete Guide

The Mackinac Island Lilac Festival is scheduled for June 3-12, 2022.

When the lilacs bloom on Mackinac Island, their sweet, elegant aroma welcomes summer to northern Michigan and dresses the island in a debonair shade of purple.

For the 74th year, the Mackinac Island Lilac Festival will bring visitors from all around to celebrate the blooming of the over 250 different types of lilacs found on the island and whose plants have persisted there for over 200 years!

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2022 Holland Tulip Festival (MAP): Ultimate Guide to Michigan Tulip Time

In Holland Michigan, Spring means one thing: it’s Tulip Time. In this west Michigan city of the wooden shoe, Dutch Village and Dutch windmill, this annual flower festival celebrating the area’s rich connection to the Netherlands is a highlight of the year. Charming 8th street, the brick-paved lane that cuts through downtown Holland, takes on a festive air as Tulip Time nears.

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May Michigan Event Calendar (2022): BEST Things to Do in May in Michigan

In May, Michigan officially welcomes spring with open arms. A swath of green covers the state as trees bloom in full. Farm markets pop up again and offer local foods for fair prices and locals get out to explore a nature preserve or find other fun events in Michigan. 

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Zehnder’s Frankenmuth Snowfest: Ultimate Guide

Ready for some winter fun?

The Frankenmuth Snowfest, officially known as “Zehnder’s Snowfest” gives us one more reason to visit Michigan’s Little Bavaria for some winter excitement.

Start to plan now to attend Zehnder’s Snow festival, one of the top snow and ice sculpting events in North America.

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Annual Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk 2022 (Ultimate Guide)

Ever dreamed about crossing the Straits of Mackinac on foot?

You can, of course, thanks to the amazing feat of modern architecture that is the Mackinac Bridge.

You can do it in the company of thousands of others, too, at the annual labor day Mackinac Bridge Walk, when participants in the walk traverse to the midpoint of the towering bridge from Mackinaw City and St. Ignace. and then turn back. Some continue on, walking the entire bridge on foot or in wheelchair.

The labor Day Bridge Walk isn’t just for the super – physically fit; you’ll be joined by strollers and wheelchairs, too, all eager to cross the Mackinac Bridge and get a certificate at the completion of the event.

It’s a fun event that has attracted crowds for more than 50 years, growing in popularity each year.

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Michigan St Patricks Day 2023: Celebrate with Events, Festivals, Things to Do and More

No one does St. Patrick’s celebrations quite like Michigan: from St. Paddy’s parades and festivals to 5K Races and pub crawls, there’s something for everyone.

If you’re looking for what to do on St. Patrick’s Day or St. Patrick’s Day Events near me, read on. We’re sharing everything you need to know about St. Patrick’s Day in Michigan!

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Caseville Cheeseburger Festival 2022 (Ultimate Guide)

Smell the cheeseburgers wafting through the air? Hear the sounds of Jimmy Buffet songs mingled with the laughs of partygoers on a Lake Huron beach?

Yep. It’s August again, and time for the Cheeseburger in Caseville Festival.

This highly-anticipated event is held mid-August and has become an essential part of Caseville, a fun resort town known for its beautiful beaches and casual, laid-back vibe.

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