West Michigan Events – October 2017

Corn Maze in West Michigan


There is something really special about fall time in Michigan. Our state has the most gorgeous color changing trees around and the crisp cool air that follows. It’s the perfect time of year for outdoor activities and fun times spent with family and friends. Below we’ll give you some great ideas that everyone will enjoy.


Crane’s Orchard Corn Maze

Crane’s Orchards – 6054-124th Ave. Fennville, MI 49408

October 2017 10am-6pm

Adults: $7

Ages 6-10: $5

5yrs and younger-Free!

Every year the employees and farmers at Crane’s Apple Orchard in Fennville put a huge amount of work into their mind blowing corn maze. In our opinion this is one of the coolest corn mazes around as each year the maze is different presenting new challenges each time. Crane’s is a one stop shop allowing you to pick apples, eat lunch, and go on a hay ride. This is event is family friendly and we promise your kids will love you for taking them here!

Check out their website below for more information on Crane’s and all of their different events.

Crane’s Apple Orchard


Fall Festival

Post Family Farm – 5081 Bauer Rd. Hudsonville, MI 49426

September 9 – November 4: Saturday’s (10am-6pm)

$8.00/person ages 2 and up

Post Family Farms is located on 80 acres of beautifully kept farm land. Each fall, on Saturdays they host their Fall Fest. They have many activities for the kids to participate in such as hay rides, face painting, corn mazes, and friendly farm animals. While your family is there make sure to eat some of their fresh made donuts, they are the best around!

Head over to their website below for more information on Fall Fest!

Post Family Farms


Holland Hospital School Nurse 5k Run/Walk

Holland High school – 600 Van Raalte Ave. Holland, MI 49423

October 5 at 6:00pm

Holland Hospital is inviting all students, friends, and families to join in on this 5k run/walk that benefits the schools nursing program at Holland High. During this event there will be entertainment and refreshments and the best part is students can run FREE if they complete 10 thirty minute physical fitness activities. They are able to choose which activities they want to perform in and must complete them before the race. Holland Hospital’s school nursing program has been serving Holland High students for over fifteen years with the goal of helping to improve the health and well-being of k-12 students. Make sure to show your support for school nurses by participating in this fun event!

More information: Holland Hospital School Nurse 5k run/walk


We hope you can make it to at least one of these fall events with your family. This time of year is so exciting for kids and they will remember these memories for a lifetime!

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