September 2019 - Temperatures begin to cool, the Monarch Butterfly Migration is peaking and the harvest festivals are coming.



Soo Locks Cruise - Combine a romantic tall ship, the soo locks and a color tour and you have a small idea of the thrills available in September on the Huron Jewel. A four day trip to the locks, spectacular scenery and gourmet dining; minimum of 4 passengers per trip.

Luminous Trail - Head out on the Old Baldy Trail in Pentwater as it becomes luminous.The trail is open to the public and campers alike and will be lit from dusk until 10:30p.m.


Out on Beaver Island they put an Irish spin on the harvest season at the Beaver Island Irish Festival. Great Irish bands, food, Irish dancers, history, games and lots of dancing.

Beulah remembers the Mistake on the Lake on Archibald Jones Day on the shores of Crystal Lake.

Frankenmuth - More than 2,500 cars and trucks of all kinds gather in Little Bavaria.

Albion - The Festival of the Forks, a celebration of the cultural and ethnic diversity in Albion, includes food, music, parades, petting zoos, classic cars, arts & crafts. 

Early Octoberfest - They love their festivals in Saline. They can't be bothered with waiting for October to celebrate their relationship with their sister city of Lindenberg, Germany.

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