Annual Events

Looking for something sweet to do? The events listed below are something to look forward to every year!



Michigan Maple Weekend
All across Michigan

Visit us online for complete details on locations and times.

Southern Michigan: March 14 and 15
Northern Lower Michigan: March 21 and 22
Upper Peninsula Michigan: March 28 and 29

Join us for one of our three weekends across the state of Michigan, for an opportunity to experience what goes on at a Michigan Maple sugar bush! The trees will be tapped and the syrup flowing, see how it is harvested and made into the great tasting syrup you enjoy! Some of the other products you might catch a glimps of being made are maple candy, maple cream, maple sugar and so much more! Meet the sugar makers and take the opportunity to support you local businesses and purchase some of the great flavors to enjoy at home.

Vermontville Maple Syrup Festival
Vermontville, MI (Southwest of Lansing, MI)

Information: 517-726-0394 or 517-726-0670

2015 Dates: April 24, 25, & 26

Times:Several programs throughout the weekend, typically featuring activities at the Maple Manor (maple syrup, blacksmith, and woodworking demonstrations), arts & crafts show, breakfasts, dinners, BBQs, Little Miss Maple Syrup Pageant.

Shepherd Maple Syrup Festival
Shepherd, Michigan (on US 127 between Alma and Mt. Pleasant)

Information: 989-828-5415
2015 Dates: April 24, 25 & 26

Activities: Pancake, syrup, and sausage meals; 5K run; Tractor pulls; Sugar Bush open house and syrup sales; Amusement rides; Arts and Crafts; Parade; Classic Car and Antique Tractor displays; Historical Society, Train Depot, and Little Red School House Museums.