Fall is in full swing and in this week’s What’s Happening in Northern Michigan, Courtney Sheffer shows us all the fun things you can do with your family in November.
Fall fun at Crystal Mountain
You have one last chance this Saturday to join the fall party at Crystal Mountain in Thompsonville! It’s a great reason to bring the family outdoors for biking, disc golf and discovering the Edge Adventure Course. Get into an autumn vibe with pumpkin carving, a wagon ride, fall chairlift rides, and the scarecrow walk. Check out their full schedule for this fun fall Saturday online and plan to enjoy a perfect fall day at Crystal Mountain.
Holiday Artists Market
As we head into November, the annual Holiday Artists’ Market at the Dennos Museum Center in Traverse City is just around the corner! It takes place on the first weekend of November and offers both art and home-made goods including pottery, jewelry, paintings, and more. It’s the perfect place to shop for unique holiday gifts, while also supporting the Dennos Museum Center with this annual fundraiser.
Harbor Springs Area Historical Society
If you’re interested in learning more about the area’s maritime history, the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society has a few programs coming up in early November that you’ll want to check out. They are running a program on Tall Ships in Lake Michigan on November 9, which brings the historic ships, captains and sailboat crews of Lake Michigan to life, and another on the November Gales on November 11, showcasing these intense weather systems. known to produce winds of 120 miles per hour and waves of 30 feet. Both programs will be presented online through Zoom, and prior registration is required.