It’s officially fall and in our opinion this season is the best! You’re able to comfortably go out with a light jacket and enjoy all that West Michigan has to offer including these four events/activities that you and your family can enjoy together!
Pumpkinfest is a two day event taking place in Zeeland on October 7-8.
It is packed full of activities that everyone in your family can enjoy! There will be everything from scavenger hunts to seed spitting competitions, closing out the festival with the annual parade.
For a full list of activities head over to their website site: Zeeland Pumpkinfest
Holland Fire Truck Parade
Every year Downtown Holland kicks off fire safety week with the annual fire truck parade.
Head down to 8th St and watch over 50 fire trucks roll down to the civic center where they will end the night giving safety demonstrations.
This is a great event for the kids, fun and educational! It takes place on October 7 at 7:00 pm.
Head to their website for more information: Holland Fire Truck Parade
Holland Farmer’s Market: Fall Fest
Fall Fest takes place at the Holland Farmers Market located on 8th Street Starting on Friday, October 14 at 5:00 pm.
You will get to see professional pumpkin carvers creating their master pieces and on Friday night they invite you to come back to see them all lite up!
Saturday the carvers will return to create more jack-o-lanterns for the public to enjoy and during the rest of the day the whole family can participate in events such as hay rides, pumpkin painting, and so much more.
This two day event is one you won’t want to miss!
Check out their website for more activities and information: Holland Farmer’s Market Fall Fest
This orchard is nestled in the heart of Fennville sitting on a 200 acre family farm.
They offer over 17 varieties of apples and other fruits during different seasons. During the fall season you can catch a hayride that will string you across the farm, run through their corn maze, and stop for lunch at the restaurant located right on the farm for their famous apple cider and pie!
This is a perfect place to make you feel like a kid again!
Check their website for more history on this beautiful orchard: www.craneorchards.com