Home > Activities > Special Events/Festivals

Christmas Markets of Montreal & Quebec City

November 30, 2023 - December 4, 2023
The Christmas Markets of Montreal & Quebec city will leave you full of wonder, nostalgia and the holiday spirit. Join us as we experience the holiday season and wander the outdoor markets with hand-made wooden toys, ornaments and local crafts. Enjoy the sound of carolers, music and horse-drawn wagons on cobblestone. Embrace delightfully decorated town squares with magical streets and the scents of gingerbread filling the air with spice.

The Singing Christmas Tree

November 30, 2023 - December 1, 2023
“America’s Tallest” Singing Christmas Tree is set to return to the stage, kicking off the holiday season in Muskegon. Over 160 singers from the Mona Shores High School Choir will perform, stationed throughout the tree structure and along its base. The choir will be accompanied by over 50 members of the Mona Shores High School Orchestra.

Holly Dickens Festival

December 2, 2023
Step back in time as you visit Holly, MI, where the entire town is transformed into a scene from “A Christmas Carol.” Merry Ole England comes alive in the atmosphere of the turn of the century buildings. Choirs, horse-drawn carriage rides, and roasting chestnuts add to the unique old world experience.    

Smoky Mountain Christmas

December 11, 2023 - December 15, 2023
Enjoy a holiday like no other with a heartwarming lineup of Christmas shows and holiday foods. Make this a Smoky Mountain Holiday you will remember for years to come! Enjoy the holiday season with stays in Lexington, KY Pigeon Forge, TN and Asheville, NC. Featuring: Dollywood, Christmas Lights, Biltmore Candlelight Tour, Christmas Shopping, and more!    

Holly Jolly Lights Tour

December 14, 2023
Enjoy seeing Detroit lit for the holidays and leave the driving to us! Create special holiday memories aboard our comfy, cozy motor coach and visit several spectacular light installations and seasonally decorated attractions.

New Year’s Eve

December 31, 2023
At midnight the ball will drop and the year 1970 will begin but tonight, it's still the 1960s! Let’s take a look back over the decade that changed music forever. Join in the fun as we review the music that gave us sweet memories and fast times.

Valentine’s Day at The Whitney

February 14, 2024
New! - As Detroiters have known for decades, there isn't a more intimate venue than The Whitney. 

Saline Craft Show

March 16, 2024
New! - The SALINE CRAFT SHOW provides a shopping experience featuring local crafter inventories. 200 + booths will be at the show bringing together artisans who love locally made, beautifully crafted items for the home, as gifts, and for one's self.

2024 Solar Eclipse

April 8, 2024
$20 Early Bird Discount- We are going all-out for the 2024 Solar Eclipse in Fremont, Ohio. The event will be held at the Terra State Community College & Neeley Center.

Ragtime Festival – Zehnder’s

April 25, 2024
New! - Zehnder’s has been host to ragtime performers from around the United States and Canada for over 25 years. Come and enjoy ragtime music performed by our featured pianist, Bob Milne and other world renowned musicians

Kentucky Oaks

May 2, 2024 - May 4, 2024
Kentucky Oaks Day at Churchill Downs is the second highest attended horse race in the United States – following the Triple Crown of racing; the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes, and the Belmont Stakes. Aside from thunderous live horse racing, fans celebrate fashion and fundraising for critical women’s health issues. On Kentucky Oaks Day, Churchill Downs Racetrack is a vision in pink as more than 100,000 guests are asked to incorporate pink into their attire in an effort to drive national attention to the fight against breast and ovarian cancer.  

Detroit Fireworks

June 24, 2024
New! - The Detroit Princess is the best location on the river to view Detroit's Freedom Festival Fireworks!

Michigan Lavender Festival

June 29, 2024
New! - This annual festival keeps growing and is now at 2 locations for the cost of one ticket! This event is the largest lavender festival on the east coast and will showcase Michigan’s top lavender farms.