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Frankenmuth Thanksgiving: Celebrate Thanksgiving in Michigan’s Little Bavaria

Whether you visit for a day or make it a holiday getaway, celebrating Thanksgiving in Frankenmuth is a memorable experience and a great way to kick off the holiday season.
From mouth-wateringly delicious food to the lighting of a 100-foot musical Christmas tree; from a glistening open-air ice-skating rink to the town lit up with sparkling Christmas lights, Thanksgiving is a perfect time to visit Michigan’s Little Bavaria.
It’s a special time, too, right before the big Christmas rush and just as the splendor of the Michigan fall season fades. The Halloween events are over and the holiday events are just gearing up. I’ll be honest: it’s my FAVORITE time of the year to visit Frankenmuth.
Charming Frankenmuth is one of Michigan’s top tourist destinations, and with good reason. Home to Bronner’s, billed as the “largest Christmas store in the World,” a picturesque covered bridge over the Cass River, two large indoor water parks, cute downtown filled with boutiques and cafes, and amazing restaurants serving “World-Famous Chicken Dinners,” you’ll want to visit Frankenmuth Michigan soon.
I’ve put together a guide to the best things to see and do to celebrate Thanksgiving in Frankenmuth, including weekend activities and the best places to stay and eat. Read on to start planning your Thanksgiving in Frankenmuth now!

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What is There to Do in Michigan in November? Thanksgiving, Parades, Fall Color Getaways

There are so many things to do in Michigan in November, from holiday activities like Thanksgiving parades and Christmas tree-lighting ceremonies to hiking and biking in Michigan state parks and beyond.
We’ve got an excellent guide to things to do in November Michigan, organized by location. It’s part of our monthly Michigan event calendars that lists things to do in Michigan bear you, so you can get out and enjoy our beautiful state.

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BEST Michigan Pumpkin Patches, 50 U Pick Pumpkins, Farms (UPDATED 2022)

Fall in Michigan is so much more than back-to-school and stocking up on cozy sweaters.

Fall in Michigan means warm, steamy mugs of crisp apple cider and fresh cinnamon donuts.

It also means winding through corn mazes soaking up the autumn sun and exploring Michigan pumpkin patches, cider and donuts in hand.

If you’re looking for some fall fun, it’s time to travel Michigan and start exploring.

From metro Detroit to northern Michigan and beyond, Michigan is the place to be in autumn.

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Ultimate 2022 Michigan Haunted Houses Guide: 41 Best Haunted Attractions, Hayrides for Halloween in Michigan

We’ve rounded up the scariest and spookiest haunted houses in Michigan, just in time for Halloween. From creepy haunted houses to spooky trails; from eerie haunted corn mazes to terrifying haunted hayrides, there is a fun Halloween attraction near you.

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NEW! Best, Scariest Haunted Houses in Michigan 2022 (w MAP)

Looking for haunted houses in Michigan? Be prepared to be scared!Fall in Michigan means cooler weather and beautiful fall leaves, but there’s another side to the fall season…
In October, the atmosphere grows increasingly spooky as michigan-halloween-activities, with scary stories of ghosts and goblins that gobble up children, or spellcasting witches and wild werewolves who wander the woods at twilight on haunted trails.

Then, we take it one step further and visit haunted houses to become part of these stories and become frightened by our own imaginations in real life.

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Best Haunted Corn Mazes in Michigan (Michigan Haunted Hayrides, Too)

Do you love haunted houses? Give the Top Ten Haunted Corn Mazes in Michigan a try. With Halloween just around the corner, there are plenty of fun – and scary – themed attractions to visit across Michigan.

If you’re a fan of haunted houses, try the next best thing: haunted corn mazes. It has the same fear factor as a haunted house or mansion, but the brisk, autumn air, and pitch black night sky mixed with the moonlight make it that much spookier. Make sure you bring a friend, or two. You won’t want to venture off in these mazes alone.

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Michigan Halloween 2022 UPDATED: TOP Events, Activities, Things to Do (Zoo Boo and More!)

Looking for a Michigan Halloween event or haunted attraction? You don’t have to travel Michigan to find fall fun, whether you’re in Ann Arbor, Traverse City, Saint Clair or even Tahquamenon Falls.

We’ve got all the Michigan haunted spots, both spooky and fun for you. Whether it’s a fall festival or other holiday events, we’re sharing the best things to do to celebrate Halloween in Michigan HERE.

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15 Best Metro Detroit Halloween Events (2022)

It’s that time of year again and it’s time to start thinking about how to celebrate Halloween.

We have got you covered with our 15 Best Things to Do in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor to Celebrate Halloween!

Halloween is one of my favorite times of year in Michigan. The fall weather is in full effect, and the leaves are turning. It really is the best time of year; a perfect time to celebrate and take in the natural beauty of Michigan.

It’s true: there is plenty to do all over the Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor areas this Halloween season. With plenty of our famous fall attractions like cider mills, hayride, and corn mazes converted into haunted attractions, there is no end to the fun.

I’ve put together this list hoping to get everyone ready for the Halloween season and start planning your Spook-tober. I’ve included family-friendly activities as well as some spookier ideas for just the adult, so let’s dive in!

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West Michigan Halloween: 15 Halloween Activities and Things to Do in Grand Rapids, Ludington and More

Halloween is the time of year for pumpkin carving, watching scary movies, trick-or-treating, and eating lots of candy. But if you’re looking for a way to spice up your Spooky Season with something other than pumpkin spice lattes, there are many fun and scary activities you can do in West Michigan. From hayrides and corn mazes to haunted attractions and ghost tours, you’ll never run out of things to do.
I’ve put together a list of 15 Halloween activities and events going on this October in West Michigan, including things for both children and adults. So, grab your candy baskets because you’re in for a treat!

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Annual Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk 2022 (UPDATED Parking & Important NEED to KNOW Info)

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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