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Frank Lloyd Wright Architecture Tour

April 2, 2020
POSTPONED, NEW DATE PENDING - Visit 3 beautiful recently restored Frank Lloyd Wright Homes.

Butterflies in Bloom – Frederik Meijer Gardens

April 24, 2020
The annual Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming exhibition at Meijer Gardens is the largest temporary tropical butterfly exhibition in the nation.

Holland Tulip Festival

May 9, 2020
CANCELLED - Enjoy one of Michigan's most spectacular parades, Veldheer's tulip garden & DeKlomp Wooden Shoe and Delft Factory.

Amish Quilt Auction

May 16, 2020
This event is one of the largest and well attended craft shows, flea markets and auctions in Michigan.

Chautauqua featuring Susan B. Anthony

June 10, 2020
Hear the story of American social reformer & women's rights activist, Susan B. Anthony with a stop at the Hollywood Casino.

Historic Indian Village Home & Garden Tour

June 13, 2020
Take an excursion to Indian Village where our guide will take you through the Streets of Detroit telling you who lives here and who lived there.

Detroit Zoo

June 15, 2020
Senior citizens residing in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a special day at the Detroit Zoo complete with live entertainment, tram tours, bingo, zookeeper talks & a senior resource area.

Detroit Fireworks

June 22, 2020
All Aboard! The Detroit Princess is the best location on the river to view Detroit's Freedom Festival Fireworks.

Michigan Lavender Fest

July 11, 2020
Relax and rejuvenate to the essence of Fragrant Lavender swaying in the breeze.

Iowa with the Stars

July 22, 2020 - July 27, 2020
FOR 9 DAYS EVERY SUMMER, IOWA SKIES COME ALIVE as 100+ hot air balloons paint the town with brilliant colors and charming special shapes. Don’t miss a moment of the excitement as skilled pilots compete for points and prizes every morning and every evening while dazzling guests below.  A charming community for visitors of all ages, Indianola is both vibrant and tranquil.

Van Gogh in Detroit

August 12, 2020
In celebration of its status as the first public museum in the United States to purchase a painting by Vincent van Gogh, the Detroit Institute of Arts is organizing the first exhibition dedicated to the introduction and early reception of the iconic artist’s work in America.

Oberammergau

September 9, 2020 - September 17, 2020
This is a truly must see event!  Witness the once in a decade performance of the "Oberammergau Passion Play" and explore some magnificent sites in both Germany and Austria.

Christmas In October Craft Show

October 3, 2020
Northwest Ohio’s largest and most distinctive craft show has been in Findlay for over 30 years! It takes place in 10 buildings, as well as outdoor vendors – so no worries rain or shine.

Virginia Beach: Rockin’ The Boardwalk

October 12, 2020 - October 17, 2020
Where the Chesapeake Bay meets the Atlantic Ocean, the vibrant coastal city of Virginia Beach is home to a flourishing local culinary scene, rich history, a variety of arts & entertainment and family-friendly attractions that keeps our locals and visitors entertained year-round. Located in the Coastal Virginia region, our unique districts are open and thriving year-round with residents ready to show you how we happily live the life. Your well-earned Virginia Beach vacation awaits you.

Haunted Detroit

October 23, 2020
Save the date for a haunted look at Detroit's spooky past!

Made in Michigan

November 14, 2020
A fantastic array of crafters display and sell their wares at the Saline Craft Show. One of Michigan’s biggest and best craft shows, the Saline Craft Fair features over 250 crafters who will showcase their exceptional work.

It’s A Wonderful Life

November 18, 2020 - November 21, 2020
Visit Indiana, Pennsylvania, the birthplace of Jimmy Stewart & Pittsburg

Kindlefest

December 4, 2020
This one day festival takes place in the Ann Arbor Farmers Market. The KindleFest Market, or Christkindlmarkt as known in Germany, features artisans, farmers and retailers selling their holiday wares.

Meadowbrook Holiday Walk

December 8, 2020
Join us as we celebrate the 49th annual Holiday Walk at this National Historic Landmark all aglow with historic and holiday treasure.

The Lights Before Christmas

December 10, 2020
Ring in the Christmas Season with the Toledo Zoo Lights and Holidays at the Manor House.