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Frankenmuth Christmas: Visit Michigan’s Christmas Town

It’s the holiday season, and there’s no better place to celebrate Christmas in Michigan than Frankenmuth. From the elaborate Christmas light displays to the fairytale-like Glockenspiel Tower, a Frankenmuth Christmas is a Hallmark movie come to life.

What better way to celebrate the season than with a quick family vacation or romantic getaway to Frankenmuth, MI?

Whether you’re looking for a brief respite with your kids during the holiday sc

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2022 December Michigan Holiday Events Calendar: Parties, Activities and Things to DO

Christmas gifts wrapped? Holiday lights and decorations all up? Sounds like you might be ready to step into the Christmas wonderland for some last-minute pure Michigan holiday fun!

Whether you’re all set and ready for Christmas or just need a bit of holiday spirit, these Michigan holiday attractions and things to do are bound to put a smile on your face and spread some cheer. I love a quick respite from the hustle-and-bustle of the holiday season.

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23 AMAZING Michigan Christmas Parades 2022: Holiday Parades and Christmas Fun (MAP)

Nothing can get you into the holiday spirit like a Christmas parade: there’s a certain magic in the procession and a captivation of the imagination as colorfully decorated floats go by.

From Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to the far corners of southeast Michigan and everything in between, we’ve rounded up the 18 BEST Christmas and holiday parades in Michigan.

Discover where and when to celebrate the magic of the holiday with these fun parades, we’ve also included some information on don’t-miss things to do with each event.

If you’re looking for a Christmas parade near me, scroll to the bottom for an interactive map of the best Michigan holiday parades. 

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14 AMAZING Michigan Sleigh Rides (Winter Horse Drawn Carriages & Elk Viewing)

Looking to hear those sleigh bells jingling this winter? And maybe hear them ring tingle tingling, too?

You’re not alone: Michigan is one of the top spots in the country to take a fairytale-like ride through a wintery wonderland.

There’s nothing quite like dashing through the snow on a glee-filled joy ride with that special someone, and Michigan offers countless places to enjoy an exhilarating winter Sleigh Ride.

Whether you’re looking for trip ideas, a special Michigan holiday activity, quick winter getaway, or simply a winter activity road trip, check out these fabulous sleigh rides in Michigan.

From the Upper Peninsula to northern and west Michigan, these affordable Michigan sleigh rides will be a highlight of your Michigan winter.

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Michigan Christmas Tree Farms Directory 2022: Find U Cut and Pre-Cut Christmas Trees in Michigan (MAP)

It’s that time of year again, when the snow is falling, the outdoor lights are going up, and hot cocoa just seems to taste better than usual.

Of course, one of the most important parts of the holiday season is the Christmas tree. If real Christmas trees are the only trees for you, then Michigan has got you covered.

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UPDATED 2022 BEST Christmas Lights in Michigan NEW (Interactive MAP)

Nothing does a better job of getting us in the Christmas spirit than a magnificent display of holiday lights. With the sun setting earlier, the bright lights emit a rainbow of colors that makes up for shorter days by brightening the night. Whether you’re looking for a walkable outdoor experience immersed in glimmering decorations or want to cruise through a show from the comfort of your car, there is a show that will be sure to delight you. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best Christmas light shows in Michigan, from the southernmost corners to the Upper Peninsula.

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12 Fun Michigan Thanksgiving Getaways

Looking for a Michigan Thanksgiving getaway? You’re in the right spot: opportunities for fun and amazing getaways in Michigan can be found all over the state; from Grand Rapids to Detroit; from Traverse City to Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in the Upper Peninsula.
Thanksgiving weekend in Michigan is one of my favorite times of the year, Christmas lights start appearing all over towns and cities, and there’s an air of anticipation of holiday fun. Thanksgiving weekend is a great time to explore Michigan with family and friends, and there are tons of biking and hiking trails to explore throughout the entire state.
It’s the time of the year when most communities are gearing up for the busy holiday season, so you might even catch a tree lighting or a holiday parade after a delicious Thanksgiving dinner.
The beautiful fall colors have held on this year, so who knows? You might even be able to catch a glimpse of some of the stunning fall foliage. So read on for our suggestions for amazing Michigan Thanksgiving getaways in Michigan.

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20 Fun and Festive Christmas Markets in Michigan 2022

Visiting Michigan Christmas markets is a great way to get into the holiday spirit and start your holiday shopping. If you’re a fan of Michigan-themed gifts and/or artisan-made items, these markets are a great place to find special goods.
Whether you’re bundled up and enjoying a bustling outdoor holiday market or browsing an indoor market, visiting an amazing Michigan Christmas is one of my favorite ways to get in the holiday spirit.
Read on for 20 Amazing Top Michigan Christmas Markets.

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23 Christmas Things to Do in Michigan 2022: Ultimate Guide to Christmas in Michigan (UPDATED)

Ready for the full Michigan Christmas experience and looking for some fun things to do to get in the holiday spirit?

We’ve got you covered: here are 23 Top Things to Do and fun events to experience the holidays in Michigan, arranged by location throughout Michigan.

Read on for fun events and places to visit, beautiful light displays, where to visit with reindeer, Christmas Tree farms, holiday tree lightings, Christmas parades, bustling markets, and more.

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Cornwell’s Turkeyville Marshall Michigan

There are many great places to visit in Marshall, but one of the most popular spots in the city
has to be Cornwell’s Turkeyville. Turkeyville is a fun and welcoming family-friendly restaurant
that serves delicious homemade meals and treats made with real ingredients. Getting their
start in 1968, they’ve since held onto their recipes passed down from generation to generation.
With great food, gifts, and several forms of entertainment, I’ve made a list of five reasons why
Turkeyville is so popular with locals and visitors alike.

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