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Christmas at Crossroads Village – with The Huckleberry Railroad Train Ride

December 9, 2022
Two spaces available! - Make memories to last all year when the spirit of the season fills the streets and shops at Crossroads Village, with thousands of sparkling lights.  Join friends and family for an evening ride on the Huckleberry Railroad and watch Village artisans make vintage crafts.

New Year’s Eve Party

December 31, 2022
See The Marvelous Wonderettes performed by the Downriver Actors Guild.  Then, take the bus for a special VIP dinner at the Marriott Livonia in the Grand Ballroom.

Valentine’s Day Party

February 14, 2023
New! - Join us for a festive Valentine's Day celebration.  You don't need a sweetheart to enjoy this special day!

The Spirit of Harriet Tubman

February 18, 2023
New! - On a barren stage with only a trunk of costumes, Leslie McCurdy thrills her audience with her passionate portrayal of The Spirit of Harriet Tubman. For a breathtaking hour, she embodies the "spirit" of Harriet Tubman from her early childhood to her elder years.    

Square Dance

March 3, 2023
New! - Welcome to Ole Zim's Wagon Shed where the square dancing is great fun! Don your favorite jeans for dancing and listening to great music from a live band.

Ireland Without a Passport

March 16, 2023
New! - It's always greener in Dublin, Ohio.  Spend the day immersed in all things Irish.  From Pennywhistles to Irish Folk Music to a traditional Irish meal (and more!), there is something to be enjoyed by everyone.

Chili Cook Off

April 1, 2023
New! - Join Custom Holidays for an afternoon of tasting and shopping. The Marblehead, OH Chamber of Commerce sponsors this Chili Cook-Off. At least 12 merchants along the main street make their best chili and we are the judges as to which is best.

A View From Above with Astronaut Terry Virts

April 30, 2023
New! - Step back, about 220 miles from Earth, and experience our planet from a new perspective. Gain a deeper understanding of our planet’s beauty and place in the universe from former International Space Station Commander & Astronaut, Terry Virts.

Tulip Time Festival

May 13, 2023
New! - Welcome to the celebration & experience known as the Tulip Time Festival! Since 1929, the city of Holland, Michigan has blossomed with literally hundreds of thousands of tulips — and an equal number of tulip-loving attendees.

Michigan Lavender Festival

June 24, 2023
New! - Since 2002, The Original Michigan Lavender Festival has offered a true “Symphony for the Senses”. When you step inside the doors, the subtle yet sweet aroma of lavender will begin to calm your nerves. Soothing music will add to your relaxing experience .as it echoes throughout the event.

Detroit Fireworks

June 26, 2023
New! - The Detroit Princess is the best location on the river to view Detroit's Freedom Festival Fireworks!

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

October 12, 2023 - October 16, 2023
Any local will tell you that October is the most beautiful time of year in New Mexico, made so in large part by the much anticipated sight of colorful balloons punctuating the skyline. During this season, the sky is bluer, the days are gentler, and the mornings crisper -- almost as though the landscape has taken a deep sigh -- and on the desert’s warm breath sails the annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.

Christmas Markets of Montreal & Quebec City

November 30, 2023 - December 4, 2023
New! - 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.