2018 Fall Activities & Events in Huron County

There are a number of fun activities and events going on this fall in Huron County. For more information see our list below and mark your calendars! 

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Halloween Camping

Camper's Haven Family Campground

  • Date: September 14th - 16th and September 21st - 23rd

  • Location: Camper's Haven Family Campground

  • Free Pumpkin Carving, Face Painting, Trick-or-Treating, Site Decorating & Costume Contests, Wagon Rides (for our camping guests only, not open to the public)

  • For more information visit the Fall Harvest events on Facebook

Caseville County Park

  • Date: September 22nd - September 23rd

  • Location: Caseville County Park, Caseville

  • Kick off fall with Halloween related activities, camping, and trick or treating

  • Visit Caseville County Park online for more information

Huron County Fairgrounds

  • Date: October 5th -October 7th

  • Location: Huron Community Fairgrounds, Bad Axe

  • Weekend full of activities, trick-or-treating, includes a corn hole tournament

  • Cost is $25 per night

  • For more information check out the event on Facebook

  • Call Kevin at (989) 551-7673 to make reservations

North Park Campground 

  • Date: October 5th-7th & October 12th-14th

  • Location: North Park Campground, Harbor Beach

  • Fun, freaky weekend full of activities, trick-or-treating, pumpkin decorating contest, hands-on nature display, hayrides, costume contest, DJ, and refreshments

  • Call (989) 479-9554 for more information or to make reservations

Port Crescent State Park

  • Date: October 19th - October 21st

  • Location: Port Crescent State Park, 1775 Port Austin Rd

  • Come on out and enjoy the annual Harvest Festival! This weekend never disappoints with site decorating, scarecrow making, hay rides, costumes, pumpkin carving and so much more! This event is extremely popular so remember to make your reservations early! Rain or shine, have a good time!

  • For more information visit the 2018 Harvest Festival event on Facebook.

Sleeper State Park

  • Date: October 5th-7th & October 13th-15th

  • Location: Sleeper State Park, Caseville

  • Enjoy some fall family fun with Halloween costumes, decorations, and trick-or-treating. There will also be fun crafts, campsite decorating contests and more.

  • The event is for campers only

  • For more information or to make reservations call (989) 856-4411

 

Corn Mazes

Haunted & Flashlight Corn Mazes - Kohl Farms

  • Location: Kohl Farms, 3062 Hobart Road, Gagetown, MI 48735

  • Flashlight Maze: Find your way through the 8-acre maze every Saturday through October from 6 pm to 9 pm. Bring your own flashlight or borrow one of ours.

  • Haunted Maze: Find your way through the 5-acre haunted maze every Saturday through October from 7 pm to 10 pm. Maze includes scary creatures/monsters.

  • $10 / person, 16 & under must be accompanied by an adult

  • Soybean Maze: Perfect for the little ones, they'll also enjoy a jump pad and other scrumptious goodies

  • For more information visit Kohl Farms on Facebook or online at kohlfarms.com

 

Fall Farmers Markets

Harbor Beach Farmers Market

  • Every Thursday through October 11th at the Murphy Museum Lawn from 11:30 am to 6 pm

  • Visit harborbeach.com for more information

Pigeon Farmers Market

Port Austin Farmers Market

 

Pumpkin Patches

Kohl Farms

  • Date: Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday September 21st - October 28th.

  • Location: Kohl Farms, 3062 Hobart Road, Gagetown, MI 48735

  • Enjoy fall family fun picking pumpkins and gourds ( or pick one from their pre-picked patch)

  • Hours: Friday 10 am to 4 pm, Saturday 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday 12 pm to 4 pm

 

Fall Events

23rd Annual Fall Family Days

  • Date: September 8th-9th from 8 am to 5 pm

  • Location: Thumb Octagon Barn Agricultural Museum, Gagetown, MI 48735

  • Step back in time during the 23rd annual Fall Family Days. Through displays and demonstrations, the color and mood of farming in the early 1900’s comes to life. Large flea market and antique vendors and crafters on site.

  • To learn more visit the event on Facebook

13th Annual Kinde Polka Festival 

  • Date: September 14th-16th

  • Location: At the corner of Main Street & Farners Lane

  • Celebrate the Kinde Polka Fest at the recently constructed “Friends of Kinde Palace” in downtown Kinde. Enjoy tons of live music and dancing, in addition to polish fare and a 5K Walk/Run.

  • Friday: Country Western & Rock Night from 7:30 pm to 12 am (Cover Charge = $12)

  • Saturday: Polka Music from 2 pm to midnight

  • Sunday: Polka Breakfast from 9 am to noon & Polka Music until 6 pm

  • For more information, visit the Kinde Polka Fest website and Kinde Polka Fest Facebook page.

21st Annual Harvest Festival & Chili Cook-Off

  • Date: Saturday, September 15th

  • Location: Downtown Harbor Beach

  • Harvest Fine Arts Fair on the Frank Murphy Museum lawn, Chili Cook-Off from 11 am to 3 pm - Get a badge for $3 at the visitor center to taste chili and vote for your favorite, pie & dessert contest at 10 am, free live music

  • Visit the Harbor Beach Chamber of Commerce website for more information

Detroit Up North in Port Austin

  • Date: Friday, September 14th - Sunday, September 16th

  • Location: Throughout Port Austin, also with an event in Harbor Beach

  • The 7th Annual Detroit Up North weekend celebration focuses on connecting Detroiters to the beauty of Michigan’s Great Lakes and natural resources. The weekend features euchre tournaments, vendors at the Port Austin Farmers Market, musicians, and artists making the trek 2 hours north.

  • For more information visit Detroit Up North on Facebook

Girls Getaway Weekend in Port Austin

  • Date: September 21st - 23rd

  • Enjoy a weekend getaway full of fun, fashion, and food with special promotions from your favorite shops and restaurants, special room rates, raffles, fashion shows and live entertainment.

  • For more information visit the Port Austin Chamber of Commerce website and Facebook page.

Caseville Pumpkin Festival

Huron County Free Museum Weekend

Fall Frenzy & Street Fair

  • Date: Saturday, September 29th from 11 am to 5 pm

  • Quilt show, kids activities, meet our heroes, hay rides, farmers market, vendors, sales, shopping and more!

  • Learn more, check out the event on Facebook

Shari Babcock Etzel Ultimate Extreme Micro Spoof Run for the Splash Pad

Fall Harvest Celebration

  • Date: October 5th

  • Location: Located at area businesses and places throughout Pigeon

  • There will also be a bake sale and free bean soup

Moonlight Madness & River Fire Event

  • Date: Thursday, October 4th

  • Location: Throughout Sebewaing

  • Throughout the entire village of Sebewaing enjoy special events, deals, specials, and fundraisers!

  • You will also enjoy a River Fire on the river downtown with live music from 6 pm to 10 pm

  • For more information visit the Sebewaing Chamber of Commerce on Facebook

Farm Fun Run 

  • Date: Saturday, October 6th at 9 am and Sunday, October 7th at 1 pm.

  • Location: Kohl Farms, 3062 Hobart Rd, Gagetown

  • Just for fun run around the farm and into the corn maze! Entertaining and great exercise! Proceeds to benefit a non-profit or other organization.

  • For more info check out the Farm Fun Run event on Facebook

Fall Family Fun Days

Fall Foliage and Family Fun

  • Date: Saturday, October 13th from 11 am to 3 pm

  • Location: Huron County Nature Center

  • Why drive north for fall leaves when the most stunning colors can be found right here in the Thumb at the new Fall Foliage and Family Fun event at the Huron County Nature Center.

  • Enjoy cider, donuts, and pumpkins and wander the beautiful trails full of autumn color.

  • For more information visit the Huron County Nature Center’s website or Facebook page.

Zombie Paintball - Caseville Golf Course

  • Date: October 20th (rain date October 27th)

  • Location: Caseville Golf Course, 5848 Griggs Road, Caseville, MI 48725

  • Call for reservations (before it’s too late!) - (989) 856-2613

  • For more information visit the Caseville Golf Course online

Art Party - Spooky Halloween with Haunted Maze Option

Adult Scavenger Hunt - Pigeon

10/30 Party - Halloween Celebration

  • Date: Tuesday, October 30th from 5 pm until 7 pm

  • Location: Evangel Life Church, Bad Axe

  • Enjoy this free "video game" themed party for kids and families with hay rides, tons of candy, $1 concessions, video game themed rooms and characters, live play, and tons of giveaways.

  • For more information visit Evangel Life Church online.

Fall Musical - Port Austin Community Players

  • Once Upon a Mattress

  • Dates: November 2nd-4th and 9th-11th

  • Friday & Saturday shows are at 7:30 pm and Sunday shows are at 2 pm

  • If you thought you knew the story of 'The Princess and The Pea,' you may be in for a walloping surprise! Did you know, for instance, that Princess Winnifred actually swam the moat to reach Prince Dauntless the Drab? Or that Lady Larken's love for Sir Harry provided a rather compelling reason that she reach the bridal altar post haste? Or that, in fact, it wasn't the pea at all that caused the princess a sleepless night? Carried on a wave of wonderful songs, by turns hilarious and raucous, romantic and melodic, this rollicking spin on the familiar classic of royal courtship and comeuppance provides for some side-splitting shenanigans. Chances are you'll never look at fairy tales quite the same way again.

  • For more information visit the Port Austin Community Players on Facebook

49th Holly Berry Fair

  • Date: Saturday, November 3rd from 9 am to 4 pm

  • Location: Caseville Public School and the Roller-Rink in Caseville

  • Kick off your Christmas shopping with more than 100 exhibitors, whose displays will include hand-crafted items like jewelry, crafts, dolls, paintings, quilts, wreaths, wooden items and gift baskets. There will also be raffles and bake goods.

Trick-Or-Treating

  • Bad Axe - Tuesday, October 31st from 5:30-7:00 pm

  • Caseville - Tuesday, October 31st from 5:00-7:00 pm

  • Elkton - TBA

  • Harbor Beach - Tuesday, October 31st from 5:00-6:30 pm

  • Kinde - TBA

  • Pigeon - TBA

  • Port Austin - Tuesday, October 31st from 5:30-7:00 pm (Includes Trunk & Treat at the United Protestant Church)

  • Port Hope - TBA

  • Sebewaing - Wednesday, October 31st from 5:00-7:00 pm

  • Ubly - TBA