2022 Michigan Farm Fun Directory

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This directory was first produced in 1979 by the Michigan Department of Agriculture with a goal attracting visitors to farms across the state. Since 2008, it has been produced by Michigan Agritourism to showcase the amazing diversity of agricultural venues that are open to the public. It is a true Michigan product – produced and printed in Michigan with authentic photos from Michigan farms.

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Upper Peninsula

First carrots of the season at PARTRIDGE CREEK FARMS middle school garden site in Ishpeming.

Look for their brand new intergenerational educational farm at the Jasperlite Senior Housing complex later this year!


Northern Sun Winery

983 10th Rd. Bark River, MI 49807



Beautiful 40-acre farm with 7 acres of cold climate varietals. Producing 23-25 tons of grapes a year. Weddings, events, concerts, and lovely tasting room.

Open: Year-round: Wed-Sun, 1-6pm.

Directions: In Bark River, turn at the flashing light to 10th Rd. turn right one mile on the left. Follow the signs.


DeBacker Family Dairy

N9145 Badish Rd. L1 Daggett, MI 49821



Farm-to-table freshness is something you’ll find in every product that DeBacker Family Dairy sells. Milk, farm-raised beef, cheeses, take-andbake pizzas, and ice cream. Visit the flagship store in Daggett to view each step of the milk-making process, or visit the retail store/ice cream parlor in Escanaba. One taste and you’ll know you’ve come to the right place. Open: Open year-round. Check Facebook for current hours.

Directions: Farmstead Store: Follow 41 S from Escanaba, turn right on 24 Mile Rd. Turn left on Badish, farm will be on the right. Also visit our dairy store in Escanaba!

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Northern Sun Winery Morning coffee with “the girls” at Pell’s Pie Patch & Farm (page 11)

Elmcrest Acres

W2244 Number 29 Rd.

Daggett, MI 49821



Tucked away off the beaten path, Elmcrest Acres offers a relaxing escape! Spend the weekend at the farm stay vacation house or hilltop rustic campsite. Meet the beautiful Haflinger horses and make it a tradition to cut your own Christmas tree. Folk School offers classes and events. Farm-raised lamb and pork. Fresh asparagus in the spring. Weddings and special events.

Open: Please call ahead.

Directions: North of Daggett on US41 to CR 360, turn east on CR 360, 10 miles to Number 29 Rd. Go east on Number 29 Rd. 1/4 mile

Michigan Apples are sold in 32 states and 13 countries!

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DeTour Farmers Market

178 S. Ontario St.

DeTour Village, MI 49725




DeTour Village Farmers’ Market is located at the eastern tip of the Upper Peninsula, providing farm products directly to the customer. Ultra-fresh produce, eggs, breads, baked goods, honey, maple syrup products, fresh Lake Huron Whitefish and much more. Visit Facebook for the latest information.

Open: May-Oct: Sat, 10am-1pm.

Directions: I-75 to the Mackinac

Bridge 15 miles north to Exit 359. Take M-134 41 miles on the beautiful scenic road to DeTour Village located on the magnificent St. Mary’s River.


Escanaba Farmers Market

1501 Ludington St.

Escanaba, MI 49829



Taking place in Escanaba for 100 years, this market features great items from local vendors including fruits, vegetables, gluten-free baked goods, jams, GMO-free meats, and some crafts.

Open: June-Oct: Sat, 8am-noon, Wed, 3-6pm. Visit website for up-to-date information during the season.

Directions: Escanaba Market Place at the corner of 15th & Ludington Streets.

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Gladstone Farmers Market (page 10)
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Slagle’s Family Farm

N7705 Metropolitan Rd. Felch, MI 49831



Slagle’s Family Farm is a small, diversified farm, offering a variety of farm-raised products: meat, eggs, soap, produce, and small garden plant starts. Slagle’s is dedicated to providing excellent products to their customers. Join them every season from their greenhouse, fresh produce, Pick-Your-Own pumpkin patch, gifts and treats for Christmas, and cooked meals from their commercial kitchen.

Open: Year-round: Wed, 3-7pm, Sat, 10am-4pm or by appointment.

Directions: 1/4 mile south of M-69 on Metropolitan Rd.


Gladstone Farmers Market

911 Delta Ave. Gladstone, MI 49837



Browse a wonderful selection of local products in a relaxed, family atmosphere. Walk the charming downtown and visit a variety of interesting local shops, and be sure to grab a bite to eat at one of the fine close-by eateries. Several times during the season, enjoy live entertainment, and live cooking demonstrations featuring recipes for fresh market goods.

Open: May-Oct: Mon, 3-6 pm.

Directions: Whether coming from the north or south on US-2/41, watch for the Delta Ave. sign. The Market is less than a mile to the east.

Did you know?

There are more than 450 kinds of bees in Michigan, 3600 types of bees in the US, and 20,000 bee species around the world!

Honeybee products and gifts at Bee Wise Farms (page 12)

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Dan & Huey love to give sleigh rides at VanElsacker Farms (page 12)


Pell’s Pie Patch & Farm

W19065 US Highway 2

Gould City, MI 49838-9023



Grassy and green with flowerbeds brimming with English roses and cottage flowers, Pell’s has milk cows, horned Icelandic sheep, and forest pigs meandering around the pastures. Buttery, gourmet pies, and sourdough bagels are the finishing touch to your special dinner or breakfast! Cash and credit/debit accepted. Stop by for a break from your fast-paced ordinary.

Open: May-Oct: Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm; Winter by appointment.

Directions: From the Mackinac Bridge, take US-2 west toward Escanaba. Farm is approx. 1 hour down US-2 on the south side of the road, large sign drive.


Partridge Creek Farm

P.O. Box 4

Ishpeming, MI 49849



Partridge Creek Farm is a hands-on, non-profit educational farm that runs a Farm-to-School program in local schools, hosts programs with a local youth recovery center and creates educational programs based at the varied garden beds in the city. Year-round volunteer program and summer internship program. Educational activities and tours. Join this awesome team!

Open: Visit website or Facebook.

Directions: Downtown Ishpeming.


Downtown Marquette Farmers Market 112 S. Third St. Marquette, MI 48955 906-228-9475 ext. 105


The Downtown Marquette Farmers Market is the Upper Peninsula’s largest market open mid-May through mid-December. Located along the shores of Lake Superior, they welcome talented producers who make available high-quality food and goods. Everything sold at the market is made by those selling it. No kits, imports, or re-sale items are permitted.

Open: 2022 season dates: May 21-Nov

19: Sat, 9am-1pm; June 15-Sept 21: Wed, 4-7 pm, and Sat, 9am-1pm; Holiday Market - Dec 3-17: 10am-2pm.

Directions: Located at the Marquette Commons, 112 S. Third St., 1/2 block south off the corner of W. Washington and S. Third St.

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Bayside Farmers Market



M & M Farmers Market

2720 10th St.

Menominee, MI 49858



A program of the Menominee County Farm and Food Exchange, the market is composed of growers, smallbatch food makers, craftspeople and community volunteers who provide a weekly venue for the sale of local products directly to consumers.

Open: Year-round: Sat, 9am-1 pm.

Directions: Located at the Watermarket Bayview Restaurant & Bakery in downtown Menominee.


Bee Wise Farms

10192 State Highway M-28

Newberry, MI 48968



Bee Wise Farms, a diversified farm, produces lavender, herbs, cut flowers, honey bee products and recycled art with a focus on healthy lives and healthy land. Educational classes on beekeeping, and lavender and flower growing, as well as online movement classes. Visit website for more information.

Open: May-Sept: Fri-Sun, 10am-4pm.

Directions: At mile marker 238 on M-28 in Newberry.


VanElsacker Farms Carriage & Sleigh Rides

3080 County Rd. SO Felch, MI 49831



Offering horse-drawn carriage and sleigh rides in the beautiful Upper Peninsula. Vis-a-vis carriage, 14-person wagon and 14-person sleigh. 40-minute ride includes bonfire, cider, cookies. Also available for special events and weddings, at your location. Call for details.

Open: Year-round. Call for apptointment.

Directions: Call for directions.

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Downtown Marquette Farmers Market (page 11) Summer wedding at Elmcrest Acres (page 10)


Rainbow’s End Alpacas & Rainbow Gifts

W6139 US 2

Norway, MI 49870



Rainbow’s End Alpacas is a unique, fun and free destination. Here on the farm, see and feed the animals anytime during store/farm hours. Also visit the farm store, Rainbow Gifts, featuring beautiful alpaca apparel, as well as a wide variety of yarns and supplies. Be sure to visit The Rainbow soon!

Open: Year-round: Mon-Sat, 10am4pm.



Bayside Farmers Market

Downtown St. Ignace

St. Ignace, MI 49781



Shop the waterfront market in downtown historic St. Ignace. Vendors offer a variety of local products, including fresh, seasonal produce and plants, maple syrup, delicious baked goods, jams/jellies, unique crafts, jewelry and more. After you shop, enjoy a free waterfront concert at Bayside Live! (July/August), and stroll the Huron Boardwalk overlooking Mackinac Island. Convenient to parking, shopping and restaurants.

Open: July-Sept: Thurs, 4-7pm.

Directions: St. Ignace Public Marina, 13 S. State St.


Starz Orchard

W5597 17.5 Lane Wallace, MI 49893 906-290-3099


Self-serve farm stand featuring 25 varieties of apples, 4 varieties of pears and 4 varieties of plums. U-Pick also available. Please call ahead for availability and varieties. School tours featuring a hayride around the orchard and a visit from Johnny Appleseed. Call ahead for U-Pick availability.

Open: Open daily, Sept-Oct until dark; U-Pick: Mon-Fri, after 5 pm until dark, Sat-Sun: 10am-5pm.

Directions: 1/2 mile south of the town of Ingalls, 1/4 mile east of US-41 on 17.5 Lane. Orchard is at the end of 17.5 Lane.

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Located on the west side of Norway right on US Hwy 2. Taste-testing Grandpa’s apples at Starz Orchards Beautiful alpaca yarns from Rainbow’s End Alpacas


A gorgeous day for family fun at JACOB’S FARM in Traverse City


Fantail Farm

4700 Wallaker Rd.

Benzonia, MI 49616



Fantail Farm specializes in horse drawn wagon and sleigh rides. They will customize all of the details to fit your needs for special events, including weddings, parades, and family get-togethers. Wagon rides offered on the farm during the spring, summer and fall. Sleigh rides on the farm during the winter. Also available for events at other locations.

Open: Year-round, by appointment.

Directions: From Benzonia, turn onto M-115 toward Cadillac, then south on Wallaker Rd., one mile on the west side.

Grow Benzie

5885 Frankfort Hwy. (M-115)

Benzonia, MI 49616



Grow Benzie’s Community Market features local farms, canned and baked goods, produce grown onsite,  packaged foods made in the incubator kitchen, and artisan crafts; food preserving and culinary classes offered in the air conditioned event center; edible trails connect learning stations on the 5-acre property including a community garden, herb and pollinator gardens, a bee yard; plus special weekly events.

Open: Farmers Market: June 1-Sept 28, 2022: Wednesdays, 2-6pm. Visit website/social media pages for current information. General office and tours: 9am-5pm, call for appointment.

Directions: 1.25 miles west of Stapleton’s Corner Store (intersection of M-115 & US-31) and 5 miles east of Frankfort (intersection of M-22 & M-115).

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Riley and mom Hannah at Fantail Farms Each season brings new farm-fresh delights and baked goods to King Orchards


Pahl’s Country Store, Pumpkin Patch & Santa Experience

11168 N. M-37

Buckley, MI 49620



Pahl’s Natural Beef and Pork, farm fresh eggs, maple syrup, pumpkin patch, wagon rides, corn mazes, animals, barn, largest goat walk in Northern Michigan, cider, donuts, barrel train rides. Late November to Christmas, travel by wagon into the forest to visit Santa in his toasty cabin, roast marshmallows and drink hot cocoa.

Open: Call for hours.

Directions: 20 miles south of Traverse City on M-37, 28 miles north of Cadillac, outside village of Buckley.


King Orchards

4620 N. M-88

Central Lake, MI 49622



Premier U-Pick destination in the heart of Northern Michigan, offering strawberries, raspberries, sweet cherries, tart cherries, peaches, apricots, nectarines, and apples. The market is stocked with fresh fruit, vegetables, and baked goods MayNovember. Fresh cider, apples, and donuts available all fall.

Open: Year-round: May-Nov: 7 days a week, 9am-6pm; Dec-Apr: Mon-Sat, 10am-4pm.

Directions: Three miles east of US31 on M-88. Also visit market at 986 US-31 S, Kewadin, MI 49648 from May-Nov: 9am-6pm, daily.


Elk Rapids Farmers Market

305 U.S. 31 N.

Elk Rapids, MI 49629



The Elk Rapids Farmers Market is located by the Swan at the Elk Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce. The Friday morning market offers a wide selection of locally grown seasonal fruits and vegetables, farm products, fresh flowers, potted plants, maple syrup, jams, GMO-free meats, fish, baked goods, local honey, lavender, handcrafted soap and gifts, herbal teas and salves.

Open: June 10-Oct 7, 2022: Fridays, 8am-noon.

Directions: Located on U.S. 31 in the Village of Elk Rapids, 10 miles north of Traverse City. The Farmers Market is at the Chamber of Commerce site.


Royal Farms Inc.

10445 N. US Hwy. 31

Ellsworth, MI 49729



This boutique-like farm market and winery offers fresh fruit off the farm, as well as homemade bakery, lunch offerings, wine, and hard cider on tap.

Open: May-Dec: Open daily, hours change seasonally.

Directions: Located on beautiful coastal highway US-31 in Atwood/ Ellsworth a few miles north of the M-88 and US-31 intersection and just 10 miles south of Charlevoix.

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Royal Farms


Maple Leaf Farm & Creamery

3060 S. 9 Mile Rd.

Falmouth, MI 49632



Maple Leaf Farm & Creamery produces farmstead goat cheese, using milk from their Nubian goats, and fresh vegetables, herbs and honey. Flavored vinegars, soups, baked goods, fudge. Tours, farm-to-table dinners, luncheons. Customer Appreciation Day, 3rd weekend in August with hayrides, samples. Classes about goats, cheese, gardening, cooking for kids and adults. Farm Days kids camp. Fall activities weekends in October.

Open: Year-round: Tues-Sat, 10am4pm or by appointment. Closed Sun. & Mon.

Directions: 3 miles south of M-55 on Nine Mile Rd. between Lake City and Houghton Lake. 6 miles from beautiful downtown Falmouth.


Nugent Orchards

3801 Crawford Rd.

Frankfort, MI 49635



Third-generation, family-owned fruit farm located in the heart of beautiful Benzie County. Visit the orchards and farm market in the fall for apple picking, hay wagon farm tours, pumpkin patch, corn maze, and homemade doughnuts. Visit the Cherry Barn Event Venue and book your special event. Tour groups or school groups are welcome.

Open: Fall Market: Sep-Oct: Sat-Sun, 10am-5pm. Visit website, Facebook, or Instagram.

Directions: 3 miles south of Benzonia, turn right on Demerly Rd. and go 2.7 miles to Crawford Rd. Turn left and go .25 miles to entrance on the left.


Harrietta’s Blueberry Hill

1714 S. 11 1/2 Rd.

Harrietta, MI 49638


Facebook/Blueberry-Hill-Harrietta-Mi Planted, owned and operated by the Waldo family since 1985. 12+ varieties of blueberries ripen throughout a sixweek period. Sampling encouraged! “If you like what you pick, you’ll like what you take home.” Surrounded by the Huron Manistee National Forest. Close to Cadillac, Traverse City, and Manistee. Harrietta Blueberry Festival 1st Saturday in August.

Open: Open mid-July–Labor Day: Thurs-Sat, 9am-dusk. Please call for picking conditions before coming out.

Directions: From Traverse City, take M-37 south to Harrietta/30 Road, 3 miles east to 11 1/2 road, turn north 1/4 mile. From Cadillac/Manistee, take M-55 to Caberfae/13 Road, north through Harrietta, onto 30 road west to 11 1/2 Rd., turn north 1/4 mile.

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Farm Days Kids Camp at Maple Leaf Farm & Creamery


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Kalkaska Farmers Market

300 Block Maple St.

Kalkaska, MI 49646



Located in the heart of Downtown Kalkaska in the new Railroad Square Pavilion, you’ll find a variety of locally grown produce, fruits, meats, fresh baked treats, and hand-crafted goods like soap, lotions, wreaths, jewelry and art. Rotating schedule of kids activities, live music, and cooking demos all summer. SNAP/ ebt, Senior Fresh, Project Fresh, and Prescription for Health accepted.

Open: Tues, 2-6 pm, May-Oct at Railroad Square; Nov-April: inside the Kaliseum.

Directions: On US-131 in the heart of Downtown Kalkaska at the Railroad Square Pavilion. Parking along Maple St or at the Trout Fountain.


WaterFire Vineyards

12180 Sutter Rd.

Kewadin, MI 49648



As Michigan’s first Certified Sustainable vineyard, you can be certain you are drinking the highest quality wine and rest assured you are making a choice that has the health of your family and of our beautiful lakes in mind. WaterFire Vineyards looks forward to hosting you for a glass of wine or an overnight stay.

Open: Seasonal. Please refer to website for current hours

Directions: Located 6 miles north of Elk Rapids, east off US-31.


Dick Family Farm

7710 S. 7 Mile Road

McBain, MI 49657



Dick Family Farm is a centennial dairy farm that offers family fun in the fall. Pick out the perfect pumpkin from 20+ varieties, explore the corn maze, climb the hay bale mountain, and pet the animals. Enjoy homemade donuts & cider. The 2nd Saturday in Oct. features a farm tour of the robotic milking facility.

Open: Last weekend in Sept–last weekend in Oct: Fri, 4-7pm, Sat, 10am-6pm.

Directions: Go east out of McBain 3 miles. Turn left on Stoney Corners Rd. by the Wayside Chapel for four miles. Turn left on S. Seven Mile Rd. for 2.38 miles. 1.5 miles from Falmouth.

Did you know?

Michigan is the #1 producer of tart cherries in the USA!

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Northern Lavender

3714 N. 19 Rd.

Mesick, MI 49668



Organic, family-owned lavender farm offering U-Pick lavender, cut flower gardens, children’s area, alpaca petting zoo, farm tours, essential oil distilling, gift shop, handmade products, and more!

Open: Jun-Sept: Wed-Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, 1-8pm.

Directions: From 115 headed north: Turn right on N. 19 Rd. Farm is .6 mi down on right.


Hallstedt Homestead Cherries

8227 Matheson Rd.

Northport, MI 49670



U-Pick and pre-picked sweet cherries. Eight varieties are available midJuly to late August. U-pick and pre-picked fresh flowers June-Sept. and veggies in season, including tomatoes, zucchini, Swiss chard, and kale.  CSA subscriptions, gift shipping and merchandise available. The Hallstedt’s greet everyone and teach them how to pick – no need to bring any equipment. Montmorency tart cherries are also available.

Open: June-Sept for flowers; MidJuly-late Aug for sweet cherries: 10am-6pm, 7 days a week.

Directions: From Traverse City, head north on M-22/NW Bayshore Dr. about 25 miles, turn left on Lee Mann Rd. Go about one mile, turn right onto Matheson Rd., farm is on the left.

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Hallstedt Homestead Cherries Dick Family Farm


Apple Valley Orchards

9091 Northwood Hwy.

Onekama, MI 49675



Offering sweet and tart cherries, Red Haven peaches, over 20 varieties of apples including Honeycrisp. Also, honey, maple syrup, peaches, peppers, potatoes, pumpkins, tomatoes, available in season. U-Pick cherries, peaches, and apples.

Open: Jul-Nov: 9am-6pm, daily.

Directions: From M-22 North one mile to Joseph Rd. Turn right (east), drive right into the farm - 800 feet.


Bill’s Farm Market

4450 East Mitchell Rd.

Petoskey, MI 49770



Fresh-picked vegetables and fruits, flowers, fall hayrides, Christmas trees, and wreaths. Project Fresh Coupons, Bridge Cards, and credit/debit cards accepted.

Open: June 17-Dec 24: Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm.

Directions: 3.5 miles east of Petoskey on E. Mitchell Rd. on south side.

Gypsy Farms’ Market

5251 Charlevoix Rd.

Petoskey, MI 49770



A peaceful, loving market in beautiful Petosky, focusing on bringing people closer and supporting all things

Michigan Made. Craft distillery and tasting room from High Five Spirits on-site. Fresh produce from local farmers, food vendors, live music, and more. Stop by our downtown tasting room at 312 Howard St. in Petoskey.

Open: Jul-Aug-Sep: 1st and 3rd Thursday and Friday, 4pm-sunset.

Directions: Across the street from the Bay Harbor Yacht Club.

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Kei Ju Farm and Rescue Sanctuary

4128 Hiawatha Trail

Petoskey, MI 49770



Kei Ju Farm and Rescue is a 501(c)3 nonprofit with a mission to educate people and make them aware that naturally grown foods and livestock provide the building blocks of health. Locally grown produce, dairy, and more! Farm Tours. Ask about our Farming for the Weekend and Farm Today Eat Tomorrow, and educational programs.

Open: Sunrise to sunset.

Directions: From Petoskey, take US31 N. to Barney Rd., left on Hiawatha Trail. 4th house on the left side of the road with large pink mailbox.


Bakker’s Acres

2677 N. Setterbo Rd.

Suttons Bay, MI 49682



MAEAP Verified. SweeTango Apples, Honey Crisp, Zestar, Lodi, Gala, Spy, Mutsu, Macoun, +15 others. Apricots, peaches, pears & plums.

Open: Sept-April: Daylight hours, daily.


Woods Farm

12646 Hickin Rd.

Rapid City, MI 49676



Family-owned producer of maple syrup products including our Maple/ Cherry Syrup, maple candy, cream and gift boxes.

Open: Visit the Elk Rapids Farmers Market. Mich. Maple Weekend-March, visit mi-maplesyrup.com for dates.

Directions: East of the light in Elk Rapids on Ames St. to Cherry Ave., Cherry to Hickin Rd., turn left then go 1/2 mile, farm on left side of road.

Directions: 2 miles north of Suttons Bay on M-22 to Setterbo Rd., 2 miles to large green pole barn on left.

Bardenhagen Farms

7881 E. Pertner Rd.

Suttons Bay, MI 49682



Gingergold, Honeycrisp, and Gala

apples, seedless table grapes, apricots, nectarines, plums, and dark sweet cherries. USDA GAP, MAEAP and Primus GFS Certified.

Open: Mid-July-Nov: Daylight hours, daily.

Directions: M-204 to Eagle Hwy., north, then east (right) on E. Pertner Rd. 1/2 mile to 7881 on left. Gray house and red farm stand by the road.

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Maple syrup at Woods Farm Table grapes at Bardenhagen Farms

Two K Farms

3872 SW Bay Shore Dr. Suttons Bay, MI 49682



Two K Farms offers a wide range of hard ciders and wines, using cider apples and wine grapes. Experience breathtaking views of West Grand Traverse Bay at our tasting room while sampling traditional, unique hard ciders, and select wines. Only 10 minutes away from Traverse City!

Open: Seasonal hours, call ahead.

Directions: Located off of M-22 across from Lee Point Rd. on scenic West Grand Traverse Bay in Leelanau County.

Pies by Jodie with berries from Harrietta’s Blueberry Hill at the Harrietta Blueberry Festival (page 18)


Cotton Creek Farms

11885 Jewell Rd.

Thompsonville, MI 49683



Cotton Creek Farms is a familyfriendly alpaca farm. Visit the 27 acres to browse the 1,200 square foot farm store or get up close and personal with the alpacas. Our interactive alpaca tours allow you to have one-on-one time with our herd of 60+ alpacas. Gift items, yarn, and fiber. Advanced online booking is required for guided tours.

Open: Fri-Sun, noon-5pm. Private appointments available for large groups.

Directions: Located between Cadillac and Traverse City. At the corner of County Line Rd. and Jewell Rd.

Iron Fish Distillery

14234 Dzuibanek Rd.

Thompsonville, MI 49683



Iron Fish Distillery is Michigan’s first working farm solely dedicated to the practice of distilling small-batch craft spirits. This late 1890’s abandoned farmstead has been reclaimed with a simple mission in mind: creating exceptional spirits from the ground up, growing our own grain and sourcing grain from Michigan farmers with practices that respect the health of nearby watersheds.

Open: Check website for hours.

Directions: Two miles from Crystal Mountain Resort and just a stones throw from the Betsie River in Thompsonville.

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“Rusty” enjoys the view at Buchan’s Blueberry Hill


Buchan’s Blueberry Hill

1472 Nelson Rd.

Traverse City, MI 49686



Ask Lila for a tour of Buchan’s Blueberry Hill! 6th generation fruit farm specializing in U-Pick and We-Pick blueberries and homemade ice cream using fruit from the farm and other local products. U-Pick apples, Cortland and Macintosh, in season, as well as fresh, non-pasturized cider. Jams, homemade blueberry granola, and homemade take & bake pies. The drive is an experience in itself, but wait until you get here...you won’t want to leave!

Open: Call ahead or check Facebook.

Directions: 7 miles north of Traverse City on Peninsula Drive.Turn right on Nelson Rd.

Chateau Chantal

15900 Rue de Vin

Traverse City, MI 49686



A unique and friendly destination that combines a winery, vineyards, bed & breakfast, and winding roads, all of which combine to create a memorable experience. MAEAP Verified.

Open: Memorial Day-Labor Day: Mon-Sat, 11am-8pm; Sun, 11am-6pm; Sept and Oct: Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Sun, 11am-6pm; Nov-Memorial Day

Weekend: Mon-Sun, 11am-5 pm, daily.

Directions: On M-37 (Center Rd.)

Old Mission Penninsula, 12 miles north of Traverse City.

Chateau Grand Traverse

12239 Center Rd.

Traverse City, MI 49686



Northern Michigan’s first commercial winery, specializing in world-class Riesling wines. Enjoy the beautiful Northern Michigan wine country while the knowledgeable staff walk you through the wine tasting experience. Tastings are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. No reservations are required. Enjoy house-made bites such as charcuterie, crackers and spreads, or trail mix – all crafted to pair with the wines.

Open: 11am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm; Memorial Day-Labor Day: Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Sun 11am-6pm; NovApril: Mon-Sun, 11am-5pm; Visit Facebook for latest information.

Directions: 8 miles north of Traverse City on M-37 on Old Mission Peninsula.

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Gallagher’s Farm Market

7237 E. Traverse Hwy.

Traverse City, MI 49684



Locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables. Home baked goods, homemade jam/jellies, local wines, cherry products, honey & maple syrup. Pumpkin patch, barnyard animals. School tours available.

Open: June-Oct: 8am-6pm, daily. Directions: 3.5 miles west of Traverse City on M-72.

Jacob’s Farm

7100 E. Traverse Hwy.

Traverse City, MI 49684



Full restaurant and bar, 10-acre corn maze, wagon rides, U-Pick apples, peaches, raspberries, strawberries, and blackberries. Apple cider and donuts. Wedding venue and events.

Open: May-Oct.

Directions: 3.5 miles west of Traverse City on M-72.

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Local Yokels Farm

1887 Gray Rd. Traverse City, MI 49686



Offering a wide variety of fruits and vegetables at two roadside stand locations on Old Mission Peninsula. Herb and veggie transplants in the spring and annual hanging basket and combo planters.

Open: May-Oct, daily, 10am-6pm

Directions: From Traverse City, take M-37 (Center Rd.) north, turn left on Gray Rd. to first driveway on the right hand side.

Warren Orchards Between the Bays

2705 Island View Rd. Traverse City, MI 49686



Find Warren Orchards quality products at two convenient locations on the Old Mission Peninsula!

Featuring local, in season produce from asparagus to Zestar apples and homemade pies, jams, and other baked goods. Call ahead or visit the website to see what’s in season.

MAEAP verified farm practices. Special orders welcomed.

Open: May-Oct: 10am-6pm.

Directions: Main Stand: Follow M-37 north on Old Mission Peninsula to first farm stand on the left at 8169 Center Rd. Island View Stand: Continue north on M-37, turn left on Island View Rd., just past scenic turnout. Go .25 miles to first farm on right.


Farmer White’s®

11373 US-31 S. Williamsburg, MI 49690



Produce available, in season, including: sweet & tart cherries, blueberries, raspberries, peaches and plums. 18 varieties of apples, including Honeycrisp, unpasteurized apple cider. Sweet corn, garden vegetables, pumpkins, squash and gourds. Frozen pitted tart cherries, dried cherries, jams & jellies. Fresh pies and cookies.

Open: July-Halloween: 9am-6pm, daily; Nov: 10am-5pm, daily; Dec: Fri-Sat: 10am-4pm.

Directions: 8 miles north of US-31 and M-72 intersection.

Hobbes bringing out fresh-picked sweet corn at Warren Orchards

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Morrison Farms

11575 S. Elk Lake Rd.

Williamsburg, MI 49690



Northern Michigan cherry and apple farm with an open roadside market featuring fresh fruits and vegetables, plus a country store with gift items and a sweet shop with baked goods and ice cream. U-Pick cherries in season. Large groups welcome – please call ahead.

Open: May-Nov:10am-5pm, daily.

Directions: Head north on US-31, about 9 miles to Townline Rd., turn right, go to stop sign, turn left on Elk Lake Rd. Go ¼ mile to market on right.

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Myrtle & Maude’s 10937 Elk Lake Rd. Williamsburg, MI 49690



Enjoy life on the farm with monthly events held the 3rd weekend of each month – a new experience each month. Open 7 days a week during cherry and apple seasons, offering the ultimate Northern Michigan Farm experience! Wagon farm tours, fresh produce, outdoor play, U-Pick pumpkins, shopping of local gifts and decor, Michigan food products, and antique and redesigned furniture!

Open: 2022 Season: April 14-17, May 19-22, June 16-19, July 1-31, Aug 18-20, Sept 15-Oct 30, Nov 17-19. Visit website for hours during these dates.

Directions: 5 miles north on Elk Lake Rd from M-72.

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Alpena Farmers Market

1302 S. State Ave. Alpena, MI 49707



Year-round farmers market, selling only locally grown and produced products.

Open: Open year-round. May-June: Sat, 8am-1pm; July-Oct: Wed and Sat, 8am-1pm; Nov-April: Sat, 9am-1pm.

Directions: Summer market located at MICH-E-KE-WIS Park. Winter market located at MICH-E-KE-WIS Park Warming Shelter, 1302 S. State St.


Cheboygan Farmers Market

401 N. Main St. Cheboygan, MI 49721



The Cheboygan Farmers Market features 20 plus vendors offering fresh produce, fish, potted plants, eggs, and baked goods to honey, maple syrup and fresh baked artisan breads.

Open: May 28-Oct 29, 2022: Sat, 8am-1pm; Indoor market at 504 Division, Mar-May and Nov-Dec: Sat, 10am-1pm.

Directions: Downtown Cheboygan.

Golden River Orchard

2250 White Cedar Rd. Cheboygan, MI 49721



Golden River Orchard is proud to produce excellent quality apples: varieties include - Zestar, Paula Red, Ginger Gold, Cortland, Honeycrisp, McIntosh, Fuji, Golden Delicious, Jonathan, Gala, Ida Red, plus several varieties of antique apples. Donuts. Huge pumpkin patch and squash. MAEAP Verified.

Open: Weekends only. Labor Day weekend through mid-Nov: Sat, 10am-5 pm, Sun, 12pm-5pm

Directions: From Cheboygan: Follow M-27 south to the junction with M-33. Turn south on M-33 and drive 4 1/2 miles to White Cedar Rd., turn left and go 1/4 mile and turn right.

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Wellington Farm USA

6944 S. Military Rd.

Grayling, MI 49738



Open air historical museum depicting life on a Michigan farm during the Depression era, mainly 1932. Offering tours, demonstrations, and history preservation education.

Country Store with gift items, arts and crafts, handmade brooms, farm eggs, seasonal produce, jams/jellies, honey, maple syrup, and pies on weekends. Members of Harvest Host.

Open: Spring: Fri-Sat, 9am-5pm, Sun, 11am-4pm; Summer: Wed-Sat, 9am5pm, Sun 10am-4pm; Fall: Wed-Sat, 10am-5pm; Sun, 11am-4pm. Closed Nov 1.

Directions: From I-75, Exit 251, make left, follow to stop sign, make left one mile on right. From US-127, Exit 206, go west, turn right, five miles on left.


Cedarbrook Trout Farms

1543 Lakeshore Dr. Harrisville, MI 48740



A licensed fish hatchery since 1928, Cedarbrook Trout Farm is a long standing Harrisville landmark for its tradition, beauty. Brook, brown, and rainbow trout planting stock available from April to November. Freshdressed fish sales to order.

Open: Please call ahead to order fresh-dressed fish.

Directions: 2 1/2 miles north of Harrisville on US-23.


Thunder Bay Resort

27800 M-32

Hillman, MI 49746



Elk viewing, Carriage/Sleigh Rides, Gourmet dinners, and Wine Tastings. National 10 Best recognition-USA

TODAY & Fox News. Over the River & Thru the Woods–massive draft horses (see majestic Elk) to Elk Antler Log Cabin–superb food prepared on wood cookstoves. 4 hours fun & storytelling! Read Trip Advisor - 4.9+ out of 5. Included with Murder Mystery, Mike Ridley Parties, Weddings. Lodging &/or golf optional.

Open: Open year-round, except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Restaurant open daily in summer and weekends and Christmas week during winter.

Directions: Located on M-32, half an hour West of Alpena & on hour East of Gaylord. Take I-75 to M-33 (Exit 202) North thru Rose City, Mio, Fairview to M-32 - right 10 miles to Hillman and TB Resort.

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Shelling corn the old-fashioned way at Wellington Farm USA


AJ’s Berry Farm

1150 Salina Rd.

Lachine, MI 49753



U-Pick farm featuring pick-your-own strawberries, raspberries, pumpkins and flowers. Please call ahead or check website or Facebook for daily updates. Farm Store offering a variety of seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh baked goods, maple syrup, jam, and pastureraised beef. Fall field trips and family activities, including hayride, corn maze, and pumpkin launching show.

Open: June-Oct: Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm; June: U-Pick strawberries, Mon.Sat., 6am-12pm; July-Sept: U-Pick raspberries, Mon-Sat, 7am-12pm.

Directions: From Alpena: 15 miles west on M-32, then right on Salina Rd. You can see our barn from M-32. Six miles east of Hillman on M-32, left on Salina Road.

Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market – Au Sable Oscoda

Shoreline Park

Oscoda, MI 48750



Celebrating 21 seasons of providing Iosco County residents and visitors with a source for fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers grown in the region. Vendors are always looking for something unique and have learned how to grow the best and sell at the peak of freshness and customers are finding local, healthier and more distinctive food products. Open: May-Oct: Wed, 8am-1pm.

Directions: In Oscoda’s Shoreline Park, US-23 at the Au Sable River on the Lake Huron Shore.

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Northeast Michigan Regional Farm Market – Tawas City

Gateway Park, US-23 at the River

Tawas City, MI 48763



Get it Fresh Saturdays in Tawas City (in our new pavilion with the red roof). This market runs rain or shine from mid-May through October. Great vendors offer heirloom veggies, organically grown greens, meats, berries, honey, maple syrup, prepared foods, pastries, eggs, herbs, bouquets, plants and much more. Shake the hand that feeds you!

Open: May-Oct: Sat, 8am-1pm.

Directions: Saturday market: Located in Gateway Park, US-23 at the Tawas River on the shore of Lake Huron.

Tawas Blueberry Farm

838 Leggett Rd.

Tawas City, MI 48763



A blueberry farm located in Tawas City that has been serving the local community for more than 60 years. Offering 4 different varieties of blueberries, including Northlands, Earliblues, Toro’s, and Patriots.  MAEAP verified. Check website or Facebook page for updates on current picking conditions.

Open: Aug-Sept: Fri-Mon, 8am-8pm.

Directions: Head North on US-23, turn left on Leggett Rd. (Blue tourism signs will indicate the turn). Farm is 200 yards down the road on the right.

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The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) is a statewide, member-based nonprofit supporting farmers markets and the farmers and vendors who sell there. #MIFarmersMarkets FIND A FARMERS MARKET From fruits and veggies to honey and maple syrup, Michigan’s variety of fresh, local market products is among the largest in the nation. Visit mifma.org/FindAFarmersMarket for a full list of the more than 300 farmers markets across the state. F ARMERS MARKET MICHIGA N A SSOCI A TION FIND SHOP SHARE A LOCAL MARKET SUPPORT WITH YOUR DOLLARS SPREAD THE WORD Learn more at mifma.org and follow: The Michigan Farmers Market Association (MIFMA) is a statewide, member-based nonprofit supporting farmers markets and the farmers and vendors who sell there. #MIFarmersMarkets FIND A FARMERS MARKET From fruits and veggies to honey and maple syrup, Michigan’s variety of fresh, local market products is among the largest in the nation. Visit mifma.org/FindAFarmersMarket for a full list of the more than 300 farmers markets across the state. F ARMERS MARKET MICHIGA N A SSOCI A TION FIND SHOP SHARE A LOCAL MARKET SUPPORT WITH YOUR DOLLARS SPREAD THE WORD Learn more at mifma.org and follow:


Serendipity Farms

3741 Grange Hall Rd.

Wolverine, MI 49799



Proudly the only farm in Northern Michigan to be Animal Welfare

Approved and Verified Non-GMO. Soy-Free, Hormone-Free and Antibiotic- Free, too. Farm market features rotational pastured-raised meat, including beef, pork, chicken, turkeys, as well as fresh eggs, dairy and seasonal produce. Brats and sausages are made with only natural ingredients – no fillers.  Home delivery available in the local area.

Open: 11am-3pm, please call ahead!

Directions: From northbound I-75, Exit 301, turn right. At four-corner stop, turn right, go 1/2 mile to Grange Hall Rd and turn left. See Serendipity Farms sign – first farm on the right.

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Laverne and Shirley enjoy a morning stroll at Serendipity Farms
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Leaving a Legacy for Tomorrow

The Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is a voluntary program that helps farmers protect the environment. We are here to help and recognize farmers who reduce erosion and runoff from private land into public waters. This statewide program is delivered by your local conservation districts.

To learn more visit www.MAEAP.org

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Even the llamas get in on the fun at LEWIS ADVENTURE FARM & ZOO in New Era

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Dairy Discovery LLC

12877 84th St. SE

Alto, MI 49302



Experience life on a modern family farm! Plan for a fun and educational day watching cows being milked, bottle feeding calves, hayrides, and more! Check the website for camps, workshops, and events. Specialty Shop features farm-raised cuts of beef, Wisconsin-made cheeses, farmstead maple syrup, honey, and other local products.

Open: Tours - April-Oct, Mon-Fri.

Directions: From I-96, take exit 52, M-50. Follow M-50 south 5 miles to 84th St., turn left.


Orchard Hill Farm

2934 68th St. SE

Caledonia, MI 49316



Children of all ages enjoy visiting our farm. Children’s parties and school tours by appointment. Farm animals, scarecrow making, child’s spook house, Corn Maze & nature trail in our woods.

Open: Year-round, 9am-6pm, daily.

Directions: US-131 to 68th St. Exit, then 4 miles east to farm. 1 1/2 miles

east of Kalamazoo Ave. 1/2 mile

west of Hannah Lake Ave.


Snappy Apple Farm Market

961 Newaygo Rd. Casnovia, MI 49318


Facebook/SnappyAppleFarmMarket Snappy Apple Farm Market features all Michigan produce, including homegrown apples and peaches. Snappy Apple is known for their delicious cider slushies and large homemade caramel apples, which are a local favorite. Now offering donuts, along with local honey, jam, maple syrup, pickled asparagus and popcorn, and a wide variety of pumpkins: gourds, mini and decorative pumpkins.

Open: Mid-Aug-Nov: Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 9am-5:30pm; Sun: 11am-5:30pm. Closed Tuesday.

Directions: Located on corner of M-37 and 46.

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Deer Tracks Junction

7850 14 Mile Rd. NE

Cedar Springs, MI 49319



Deer Tracks Junction is all about Family, Animals, and Fun! Hang out with piglets, goats, camels, bunnies, and more. Tons of new fun for 2022. Huge play areas and homemade ice cream. Don’t miss Michigan’s only drive thru safari: Site 57 Safari. Come experience the Wild, up-close and personal – feed the animals and fun surprises!

Open: Vary by season, always check website for up-to-date details.

Directions: US-131 to Exit 101 (M-57 Exit), east 5 miles.


Rooftop Landing Reindeer Farm

2706 E. Stevenson Lake Rd. Clare, MI 48617



Feed Santa’s real live reindeer! Pet one of Rooftop Landing’s gentle reindeer and take your own photos. Climb the spiral staircase to “Elf Landing”. Santa is here from midNovember on. Gift shop, wagon rides, Christmas cookies, and hot cocoa. Fresh donuts all day. Have your photo taken in Santa’s sleigh and send a letter to Santa, too!

Open: Nov-Dec: Sat, 10am-6pm, Sun, 11am-5pm. Also open the Friday after Thanksgiving.

Directions: 2.5 miles south of Clare, Misson Rd. to Stevenson Lake Rd.


Krupp Farms

8025 Krupp Ave. NE

Comstock Park, MI 49321



Centennial family-owned and operated farm. Established in 1916. Strawberries and raspberries, already picked and U-Pick. Call to order picked berries. Restrooms available, petting zoo and ice cream shoppe.

Open: Visit website for hours.

Directions: 3 miles east of M-37 or 3 miles west of US-131 off 10 Mile Rd.

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Gavin Orchards LLC

16495 40th Ave.

Coopersville, MI 49404



Families welcome. U-Pick cherries only, early July. Peaches and apples sold already-picked. Bridge and credit cards accepted.

Open: July-Oct: Mon-Sat, 9am-6pm.

Closed Sunday.

Directions: I-96 West to Exit 19, 48th Ave., halfway between Grand Rapids and Muskegon.


Heritage Farms Market

1858 South Maple Island Rd. Fremont, MI 49412



Family-owned and operated market since 1971. Pressed apple cider from September 15-November 15 for over 40 years at the Market. Bakery features apple cider slushies, caramel apples, fresh donuts. fudge, muffins, and pies. U-Pick pumpkin patch, “I Spy” hayrides, corn maze. Looking to host a wedding reception, annual meeting, birthday party? Ask about event barn! Many packages are available.

Open: May-Nov: 10am-6pm.

Directions: Take I-96 W to US-31 N toward Ludington. Take Exit 118 for M-120 toward Fremont. Stay on M-120 N for 20 miles and the destination will be on the east side.


Grand Haven Farmers Market

301 N. Harbor Dr. Grand Haven, MI 49417 616-842-4910


Enjoy this destination market located downtown Grand Haven just minutes from Main Street. Enjoy a wide selection of seasonal produce, fresh cut flowers, eggs, bread, beef jerky, kettle corn, donuts and fresh brewed coffee!

Open: May: Sat, 8am-1pm; June-Oct: Wed and Sat, 8am-1pm.

Directions: Located under the canopy in the Chinook Pier Parking Lot.

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Ed Dunneback & Girls Farm Market

3025 Six Mile Rd.

Grand Rapids, MI 49544



Fifth generation family farm on the northwest side of Grand Rapids. Fresh produce, sweet treats, farmto-table lunch, gifts, and Michiganmade products. Home to Pink Barrel Cellars offering beer, wine, and hard cider. Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating; Biergarten, playground, and farm animals. U-Pick asparagus, strawberries, cherries, apples, and pumpkins in season, Live music, events, and festivals.

Open: Open year-round. See website for updated hours and calendar of activities.

Directions: Approx. 10 minutes northwest of Downtown Grand Rapids US-131 north to I-96 west to Fruit Ridge Ave. Exit 26, go north 3 miles to 6 Mile Rd., turn east on 6 Mile Rd. for 1.25 miles to farm.

Fryear’s Little Red Market

6778 Fruit Ridge NW

Grand Rapids, MI 49544



Fryear’s Little Red Market has been owned and operated by the Fryear family for over 100 years and features a wide variety of vegetables & fruits, including apples, Bartlett and Bosc pears and tomatoes, pickling cucumbers, sweet corn, peppers and more. Apples varieties include: Honeycrisp, Fuji, Northern Spy, Jonagold, Evercrisp, Cameo, etc. Bridge cards, Project Fresh, Visa, Mastercard accepted.

Open: July-Nov: Mon-Fri, 9am-7pm, Sat, 9am-6pm; Mid Sept-Oct: Sun, 12pm-5pm.

Directions: I-96 to Fruit Ridge Exit, north on Fruit Ridge to 8 Mile Rd.

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Hill Bros. Orchards & Cider Mill

6159 Peach Ridge NW

Grand Rapids, MI 49544



Family owned and operated since 1843. Award-winning apple cider made on the farm and available yearround. Apples in season.

Open: Open year-round: Mon-Fri, 9am-6pm; Sat, 10am-3pm.

Directions: M-37 to 7 Mile Rd. west 3 miles, turn north on Peach Ridge, first farm on west side of road.

Moelker Orchards & Farm Market

9265 Kenowa Ave. SW

Grand Rapids, MI 49534



Visit this Centennial Farm for homegrown apples, peaches, pears, plums, sweet corn, U-Pick cherries, apples and pumpkins. Old Bell Bakery (donuts, pies, fudge and cookies), horse-drawn wagon rides (Saturdays in October), cider, honey, maple syrup, fruit salsas, and jams.

Open: July-Dec: Mon-Sat, 7:30am5:30pm.

Directions: From Grand Rapids, take I-196 to Exit 70 (Grandville/Walker), turn right at the light (1.7 miles to Riverbend Dr.), go west on Riverbend to Kenowa Ave, then right on Kenowa to our farm.

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Robinette’s Apple Haus & Winery

3142 4 Mile Road NE

Grand Rapids, MI 49525



Family owned & operated fruit farm since 1911. Fresh donuts, cider mill, bakery, homemade fudge, maple syrup, corn maze and jumping pillow. Winery features hard cider and a variety of Michigan wines. Tasting bar and gift shop. Join us for lunch!

Open: Open year-round, varies with seasons. Please call ahead.

Directions: 4 miles north of I-96 at M-44 and 4 Mile Rd. NE in Grand Rapids.


Nelson’s Farm Market

469 W. 112th St.

Grant, MI 49327



A family owned farm and market, growing a variety of fruits and vegetables: asparagus, strawberries, cherries, peaches, plums, pears, 19 varieties of apples, sweet corn, cabbage, squash and pumpkins. U-Pick strawberries, cherries, raspberries and pumpkins. Bakery features donuts, long johns, pies, muffins, etc. Delicious apple cider slushies.

Open: May-Dec: Mon-Sat, 9am-6pm, Sun, Noon-5pm; Jan-April: Wed-Sat, 9am-5:30pm.

Directions: 35 miles north of Grand Rapids. One mile north of Grant, corner of M-37 and 112th St.

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Robinette’s Apple Haus & Winery Nelson’s Farm Market Robinette’s also features a variety of fresh donuts!


Rennhack Orchards Market

3731 W. Polk Rd.

Hart, MI 49420



Rennhack Orchards grows it for you and makes gift baskets too!

Specializing in SweeTango, Honeycrisp and Evercrisp apples, sweet and tart cherries, peaches, apricots, sweet corn and tomatoes. Large selection of Michigan made products. Shipping available. Paved accessible parking lot.

Open: Jun 9-Nov 5, Mon-Sat, 9am-6pm; Nov 7-Dec 23, Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm.

Directions: 1 mile east of US-31, Exit 154 Pentwater.

Up North Farm Market & Petting Barn

3890 W. Monroe Rd. Hart, MI 49420



Free Petting Barn! Enjoy lunch, a glass of beer or wine while watching the kids meet the family farm animals, including alpacas, llamas, Kune Kune pigs, sheep, goats, mini horses, rabbits, and donkeys. Perfect for family outings, birthday parties, and more. Market features local produce in season, baked goods, panini sandwiches, soups, gifts, beer, wine, and much more!

Open: Mon-Sat 11am-7pm & Sun 11am-5pm. See Facebook for daily hours.

Directions: US-31 North to Monroe Rd. Exit Pentwater, turn right on Monroe, market is on the left.


DeLange’s Redberry Farm

5723 Port Sheldon Rd. Hudsonville, MI 49426



DeLange’s Redberry Farm is a family farm that raises strawberries in June and raspberries in August to October, all grown with a minimum of synthetic sprays and an emphasis on a balanced and healthy environment. Fruit is available both pick-your-own and ready picked at our farm.

Open: June-Oct: Mon-Sat, hours vary. Please check website daily.

Directions: On Port Sheldon Rd., 3 miles west of Hudsonville, north side of road.

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“Gemütlichkeit” – warmth, friendliness, and good cheer at Farmhaus Cider

Farmhaus Cider Co.

5025 Stanton St.

Hudsonville, MI 49426



Visiting Farmhaus Cider provides a unique experience unlike anywhere else. Producers of authentic and creative ciders, hidden down a country road at a 150 year old family farm this place can’t be missed! Relax in the outdoor Cidergarten or new indoor tasting room and enjoy the handcrafted goodness made using all local ingredients and be sure to take some home!

Open: Check website for current hours. NEW! Now with more frequent hours year-round, including three days per week all winter.

Directions: Easy to find! Located only two miles from Grand Valley State University and just 20 minutes from downtown Grand Rapids. From Grand Rapids, take Lake Michigan Dr. to 48th Ave. and turn left. Go 2.5 miles down 48th to Stanton St. and turn right. Go .3 miles to 5025 Stanton on the right.

U-Pick Tip:

Berries will store longer when picked early in the morning when they are dry, but still cool.

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Mud Lake Farm

3411 Ottogan St.

Hudsonville, MI 49428



A sustainable family farm offering tours, tastings, and on-farm sales of their own St. Steve’s sodas, teas, cordials, and greens. Experience a guided walking tour of the farm, see hydroponics, permaculture, and regenerative agriculture systems without pesticides or herbicides, and finish with a tasting of our cordials/teas (family-friendly). Participate in the June elderflower harvest, great for the whole family. Open: Call or visit website for hours. Tours and tastings by appointment.

Directions: Located 5 miles south of Hudsonville, 10 miles east of Holland. From Adams St., go south one mile on 32nd Ave. to Ottoman St., then 1/4 mile west to farm.

5081 Bauer Road

Hudsonville, MI 49426

Ph 616-669-1964

Fax 616-669-2737


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Post Family Farm LLC

5081 Bauer Rd.

Hudsonville, MI 49426



Family-owned and operated farm. An 80-acre reminder of life’s simple pleasures. Open to general public for fall fun. Our beautiful facility can also be reserved for weddings, school tours, birthday parties, private hayrides, square dancing, line dancing, sleigh rides, Christmas parties, corporate picnics, youth events and more.

Open: Call or visit our website for seasonal hours. Closed Sun.

Directions: Located 3 1/2 miles south of GVSU. From I-196, exit at 32nd Ave./Hudsonville. North on 32nd/ Balsam/28th Ave. to Bauer Rd., west for 3 1/4 miles to farm.


Hanulcik Farm Market

1425 State Rd. (M-66)

Ionia, MI 48846



Quality fresh picked and U-Pick strawberries, peaches, pears, fall raspberries, vintage and new apple varieties. 3rd generation farm features a friendly staff and exceptional picking experience. Enjoy some time with the family. Baked goods, sunflowers, honey, and maple syrup are among the items that you will find. Fall season features cider, pumpkins, and a corn maze.

Open: Market open Jun-Nov, daily. Mon-Sat, 9am-6pm; Sun, 10am-6pm. U-Pick days and hours vary, please call, check website or Facebook page. Directions: 1.5 miles north of M-21 on North State Rd. (M-66) in Ionia. At the corner of State Rd. and Dildine Rd. From I-96 take exit 67, follow M-66 north 9 miles.

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Fruit Ridge Hayrides

11966 Fruit Ridge Ave.

Kent City, MI 49330



Horse-drawn hayrides in the heart of orchard country. U-Pick pumpkins and apples, homemade donuts and award-winning cider. 10-acre corn maze with GPS tracking game, pony rides, children’s activities, petting zoo and farm fun for the whole family, great for school groups and parties.

Open: Sept-Oct: Sat, 10am-9pm, Sun, 10am-5pm. Also Fridays in October, 5pm-9pm.

Directions: I-96 to Exit 26, Fruit Ridge Ave. Go north 11 miles to farm. From the Lake shore take Sternberg E. to Fruit Ridge, turn north (left) 1 1/2 miles or Apple Ave. E to Fruit Ridge, turn south (right) 2 1/2 miles.


Always check with the farm before bringing along your four-legged family members. It’s often best to leave them at home.


Heidi’s Farm Stand

11999 Cascade Road Lowell, MI 49331



Open May thru December. Featuring Heidi’s homegrown vegetables and locally grown fruit. Flowering potted plants in the spring. The fall season is a favorite with a corn maze and large pumpkin patch. The season ends with Christmas trees. A full-line bakery (bread, donuts, pies) provides treats the whole season!

Open: May 1-Dec 24: Mon-Sat, 6:30am-6pm, Closed Sun; Special October hours: Mon-Thurs, 6:30am6pm, Fri-Sat, 6:30am-10pm.

Directions: I-96 Exit 52, 1/2 mile north on Alden Nash (M-50), corner of Cascade Rd. and Alden Nash.

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Heidi’s Farm Stand


Painted Turtle Hard Cider

3550 Alden Nash Ave. NE

Lowell, MI 49331



Experience orchard-to-glass craft cider made from the apples grown on this 5th generation family farm. Also enjoy the tasting room located at the Red Barn Market.

Open: Open all year.

Directions: North of Lowell, near Murray Lake. Take Lincoln Lake Rd. NE to Four Mile Rd NE. Go west one mile on Four Mile Rd. NE. Curve south onto Alden Nash Ave. NE. Market on east.

The most planted wine grape varieties in Michigan are Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir.

Red Barn Market

3550 Alden Nash Ave. NE

Lowell, MI 49331



Open all year! Farm market features 5th generation family grown apples, seasonal produce, farm store, ice cream parlor, café and Painted Turtle

Hard Cider Tasting Room. Also enjoy the hands-on BarnYard petting farm and U-Pick apples, pumpkins and sunflowers; as well as festivals, field trips and more! Fresh donuts daily!

Open: Open all year.

Directions: North of Lowell, near Murray Lake. Take Lincoln Lake Rd. NE to Four Mile Rd NE. Go west one mile on Four Mile Rd. NE.

Curve south onto Alden Nash Ave. NE. Market on east.

Christofferson Farms

Christofferson Farms

3441 S. Morton Rd. Ludington, MI 49431 231-233-5281


Small friendly family farm. Fruit is U-Pick or already picked. Featuring very tasty tree-ripened fruit. Generous portions at reasonable prices. Always striving to add new varieties of fruit. Stressing cleanliness and following IPM practices in the orchards. Families welcome!

Open: July 1-Oct 15: Tue-Sat, 9am-5pm; Sun, noon-3pm. Closed Mondays.

Directions: Exit US-31 on Pere Marquette (Old US-31) to Chauvez Rd., then east to Morton Rd, south 3/4 mile to farm, red brick house on west side.

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Weesies Brothers Farms, Inc.

3365 W. Fruitvale Rd.

Montague, MI 49437



Weesies is a fourth generation family farm growing annuals, perennials, sweet corn, pumpkin and gourds. Besides the main garden in Montague, Weesies also has garden centers in Spring Lake, Hart and Manistee. Each garden center offers a great selection of green goods and garden supplies. Every year in October, Weesies offers a fun children’s activity featuring Spookley the Square Pumpkin. Come experience the fun!

Open: See website for seasonal hours.

Directions: Exit Fruitvale Rd. from US-31. East on Fruitvale. Garden Center is less than one half mile.


Country Dairy

3476 S. 80th Ave. New Era, MI 49446



Country Dairy bottles milk from their own cows and they also make ice cream, butter and cheese. They offer tours to the public Monday through Saturday from Memorial Day through Labor Day, see the new Robotic milking system, pet calves, and see cows. Country Dairy also has an onsite restaurant, ice cream shop, and gifts.

Open: Jan-Feb: 8am-5pm; Mar-Dec: 7am-8pm. Check website for up-todate hours.

Directions: Halfway between Muskegon and Ludington, 2 miles east of Hwy. 31 on Hwy. 20, Exit 140, north 1/2 mile on Oceana Dr.

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A winter sleigh ride at Country Dairy

Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo

4180 West M-20

New Era, MI 49446



Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo is a getaway from everyday life for both the young and young at heart! Take a break from Lake Michigan to explore, play, and make new memories with the ones you love most. From unique animal encounters to 46+ fun farm attractions, the family-friendly activities ensure everyone will have things to do!

Open: May-Oct: Open daily.

Directions: US-31 to New Era Exit 140, go east 1/4 mile, on left side.


Morgan Composting Inc.

4353 US-10

Sears, MI 49679



Morgan Composting is a family business that started as a solution to a manure mangagement problem on their dairy farm. It didn’t take long to realize their special compost blend could have a major impact on soil health. Now, the cows have been sold and an organic DAIRY DOO composting operation remains where they create organic fertilizers and potting soils.

Open: Dec-Mar: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm, Sat, 8am-4pm; April-Nov: Mon-Sat, 8am-6pm. Closed Sunday except during hunting (bow) season. Check website or Facebook page for details.

Directions: East of Evart on US-10.

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Klenk Orchards Inc.

3888 10 Mile Rd.

Sparta, MI 49345



U-Pick and already-picked sweet cherries. Easy picking for the entire family. Picnic area available.

Open: Late June-Early July: Mon-Sat, 8am-7pm, Sun, 10am-5pm.

Directions: SE Corner of 10 Mile Rd. and Fruitridge Ave.

Schwallier’s Country Basket

1185 Nine Mile Rd.

Sparta, MI 49345



U-Pick apples and pumpkins. Cider, hot fresh donuts, caramel apples, jams, honey, and pies. Farm animals, goat ramp, and straw mountain. Corn maze. Wagon rides and cow train are available on weekends!

Open: Aug 15-Oct 30: Mon-Fri, 7am-6pm, Sat & Sun, 9am-6pm.

Directions: Five miles north of Alpine, I-96 Exit. Located NW of Grand Rapids on corner of M-37 (Alpine) and Nine Mile Rd. Four miles south of Sparta.


Spring Lake Farm & Garden Market

225 E. Exchange St. Spring Lake, MI 49456



Enjoy this open air market featuring seasonal produce, fresh cut flowers, plants, breads, jams, jellies, kettle corn, garden items, and more!

Open: Jun-mid-Oct: Thurs, 9am2pm.

Directions: Located in Harvest Bible Chapel Parking Lot.


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Anderson & Girls Orchards & Gifts

2985 N. Sheridan Rd. Stanton, MI 48888



Looking for a fun place to bring the kids and enjoy the fresh air?

Anderson & Girls Orchards offers a relaxing time on a working farm. While you’re here, don’t forget to check out the bakery and ice cream shop. The whole family will enjoy the free petting zoo. Limited U-Pick apples and strawberries. Visit website for details.

Open: Apr and Nov: 9am-5pm, daily; May-Oct, 9am-6pm, daily.

Directions: 3 miles north of Stanton or 5 miles south of M-46 on M-66.


Reenders Blueberry Farms

9981 West Olive Rd. US-31 West Olive, MI 49460



Have “Family Fun on the Farm” as you pick your own blueberries or ready picked, picnic tables, rest rooms, pop, antique building, processing tours and snacks. Now serving freshly baked donuts!

Open: July-Sept: U-Pick: 8am5:30pm; Store: 8am-6pm, daily. Closed Sun.

Directions: On US-31 west side 6 miles south of Grand Haven, 11 miles north of Holland 1 1/2 miles south of M-45, Lake Michigan Dr.

What does this logo mean? It means these farms are environmentally verified by the Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program.


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Critter Barn

9275 Adams St.

Zeeland, MI 49464



Critter Barn gives you an up-close and personal experience with farm animals and birds. Children are delighted to hold a chick, feed a goat, or go eye-to-eye with a calf! Learn about the work farmers do to raise food. Help care for the animals. School field trips, seasonal events, summer camps, and classes. Hands-on fun. Real farm experiences.

Open: Open all year: Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm. Check website or call for winter hours.

Directions: From Grand Rapids, US-196 to Exit 52 Holland/Adams, go east one mile. From Holland, US-31 take 16th St., go east 3 miles.

Woodland Enterprises, Inc.

10821 Pierce St.

Zeeland, MI 49464



Family-owned and operated since 1957, you’ll find some of the earliest farm fresh blueberries in the area.

Great U-Pick and quality readypicked blueberries available. Please call in advance to place ready-picked orders. Farm marketers: inquiries welcome. Honey, jams and frozen blueberries available year-round while supplies last. MAEAP Verified.

Open: Seasonal hours, please check website.

Directions: Pierce St. between 112th and 104th, one mile south of M-45. Woodland Enterprises

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Lavender fields in bloom at INDIGO LAVENDER FARMS in Imlay City

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Blake’s Backyard

5590 VanDyke

Almont, MI 48003



Conveniently located in Almont, Michigan., Blake’s Backyard is our newly renovated multi-purpose retail location. Shop for delicious donuts, sweet cider, fresh baked goods, jarred goods, and fresh produce in our market or step outside and stroll through the nursery & greenhouse featuring a wide range of flowers, house plants, fruit trees & evergreen trees. Sit down and enjoy lunch or dinner with a pint of our craft hard cider or beer in our newly renovated taproom.

Open: April-Nov: 8am-6pm daily.

Directions: Located on M-53 between Romeo and Almont, just south of Almont.

Brookwood Fruit Farm

7845 Bordman Rd.

Almont, MI 48003



50 varieties of apples available August through April. U-Pick tart cherries in July with free pitting. Peaches, cider, bakery, pears, pumpkins, honey, and tours.

Open: Aug-April: 9am-5pm, daily.

Directions: 6 miles north of Romeo on M-53, right (east) 1/2 mile on Bordman Rd., (38 Mile Rd).


The Wild Pumpkin

5799 Beaverton Rd. Beaverton, MI 48612 989-941-9562


The Wild Pumpkin is a must-see stop in mid-Michigan, featuring 16 varieties of pumpkins! Feed the ponies, goats, sheep, and more at the animal petting farm. Enjoy a wagon ride and get lost in the Mighty Maize, 10-acre corn maze. Seasonal farm store offers eggs and farm-made, small batch fruit jams. Salted caramel donuts, in season. Admission fee.

Open: Sept-Oct: Mon-Fri, Noon7pm, Sat and Sun, 10am-7pm.

Directions: Located between Midland and Mt. Pleasant, north of US-10 at the Coleman Exit.

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Stiles Pumpkin Farm & Back Road

Blossoms U-Cut Flowers

7955 S. Durand Rd.

Durand, MI 48429



A family operated farm that specialized in sunflowers, u-cut flowers, pumpkins and sweet corn. Both pre-picked and u-pick options are available. The Stiles Family prides themselves in raising a large variety of pumpkin options at reasonable prices. Everything they sell, they care for and grow themselves. Grab your friends and family, and enjoy time at this family farm!

Open: Jun-Oct 1: 7am-10pm, daily. Straw available year round.

Directions: 2 miles south of the city of Durand on Durand Rd.


Huhn Strawberry Farm

11262 S. Tallman Rd.

Eagle, MI 48822



Friendly people, delicious strawberries and family fun! Note: The weather and number of customers on any given day may require an early closure, so check Facebook or call just prior to leaving, especially if you are driving a long distance to make sure we are open. For updated info call 517-626-6608, for orders or to talk to someone call or text 517-930-4333.

Open: Early June-early July: 7:30 a.m. until dark, daily. Picking dates vary each year. Call for availability before June 8 and after July 1.

Directions: Northwest of Lansing, I-96 to Exit 86 (Wright Rd.), north 3 miles to Howe Rd., west 1 mile to Tallman Rd., north 1/2 mile to field.


Flint Farmers Market

300 E. First St. Flint, MI 48502 810-232-1399


Year-round public market. 2530 outside businesses during the summer. 45 inside businesses during winter months. EBT/Bridge Cards accepted.

Open: Open year-round: Tues, Thurs, and Sat: 9am-5pm.

Directions: New Market is in downtown Flint. From I-475, Exit 9, go west on Second St., one block from the expressway. From I-69, North on Saginaw St., toward downtown, go 7 blocks east, two blocks to market. Detailed directions available on the market website.

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Flushing Farms

7096 Gillette Rd.

Flushing, MI 48433



Flushing Farms is a family-friendly destination for fun. Offering three corn mazes, a pumpkin patch, inflatable obstacle courses and bounce houses, a barrel train, hayrides, cider and donuts, as well as a petting zoo, picnic facilities, walking trails, bonfires, and more.

Open: Sept-Nov: Mon-Thurs, 6-9pm, Fri, 6-10pm, Sat, 10am-10pm, Sun, noon-9pm. Check website for dates.

Directions: From I-75, use Exit 126 for Mount Morris Rd. Go west on Mount Morris Rd. five miles to Gillette Rd. Turn left, go 0.8 mile. Entrance is on the left.

Simpson Family Farm

4197 Carrigan Rd.

Fort Gratiot, MI 48059



Come enjoy an afternoon in the country at Simpson’s family-friendly U-Pick farm, located near the beaches of Lake Huron. Featuring a variety of fresh vegetables, flowers, and herbs, using all natural, organic practices, no harmful chemicals or pesticides. U-Pick vegetables, including pick-your-own tomatoes, cukes, beets, corn, & more! Fresh eggs, pork, and chicken year-round. Picnic tables, play area and camping.

Open: July-Oct: Sun-Sat, sunrise to sunset.

Directions: I-69/I-94 to Port Huron, north on M-25 to M-136, north on State Rd., west on Carrigan Rd. The farm is 1/2 mile down Carrigan.

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Centennial Farm

5450 Weiss Rd.

Frankenmuth, MI 48734



Weiss Centennial Farm is a working dairy farm that welcomes families, groups, and schools year-round. Real cows, real farm, real fun! See the milking robot, pet the calves, check out the farm equipment and family fruit orchard. Take a culinary traditions class in Oma’s Heritage Haus. 5-acre fall corn maze with trails, viewing bridges, and educational, interactive games. Family-friendly entertainment.

Open: Corn Maze: Sep 23-Oct 30, 2022, Fri: 7-10pm. Sat, noon-10pm, Sun, noon- 7pm. For other classes, tours, and visits, call ahead.

Directions: From I-75 Exit 144: Take Dixie Hwy. 2.7 miles to Junction Rd. Junction Rd. 2.5 miles to Weiss Rd, turn north. Half mile to farm and Corn Maze. Directions also available at the Visitors Center in Frankenmuth!

Frankenmuth Farmers Market

534 North Main St.

Frankenmuth, MI 48734



The Frankenmuth Farmers Market is a one-of-a-kind campus featuring a Market Pavilion hosting up to 50 fresh food and artisanal vendors during Market hours, a 24-hour Incubator Kitchen for culinary entrepreneurs to prepare commercially saleable goods or artisanal baked items in unique wood-fired brick oven, a Farm Store offering products year-round and a Gathering Barn for special celebrations.

Open: May 22-Oct 16: Sat, 8am-2pm: June 16-Aug 25: Wed, 3-6pm; June 25Aug 6: Fri, 7-11am.

Directions: I-75 north to Exit 136, turn left onto Birch Run Rd. Turn north on Gera Rd. and go approx. seven miles down on the right.

- Proudly supports Michigan farms and all our farmers.

- Thank you for providing our guests with fresh local products!

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- We are proud to be one of the top users of Michigan grown products.
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Grandpa Tiny’s Farm

7775 Weiss St.

Frankenmuth, MI 48734



Located in Frankenmuth, this heritage farm has something for all ages. Learn about and pet the farm animals, feed the fowl, and check out the history of this working farm. Seasonal fun includes the sunflower U-Pick during the Frankenmuth Flower Festival, pumpkin U-Pick and cider & donuts in the fall. During the winter, there are even reindeer to visit up close!

Open: May-Jun: Sat & Sun, 10am-5pm; July-Oct: Thurs-Sun, 10am-5pm;

Nov-Dec: Special Event Weekends. Please check Facebook for updated events, closures, and hours.

Directions: Exit I-75 at 136 Birch Run and keep heading east. Left onto M-83. Located at the southern tip of Frankenmuth, just east of Bronner’s Christmas Store.


Leaman’s Green Applebarn

7475 River Rd.

Freeland, MI 48623



Centennial family farm. School and group tours, U-Pick apples (September), children’s play area with mazes (fall), cider mill, donuts, baked goods, homemade pies, wreaths and grave blankets (late fall). Check our website for special weekend events, craft show and Christmas events.

Open: Hours vary with season.

Directions: Half mile south of Freeland Rd. Three miles north of Tittabawassee Rd.

Russell Blueberry Farm & Book Barn

11895 Frost Rd.

Freeland, MI 48623



If you are living in mid-Michigan or are traveling near by, Russell’s Blueberry Farm and Book Barn is the best place to get fresh, delicious blueberries. Featuring U-Pick, ready-picked, and frozen blueberries. Mouth-watering blueberry pies and muffins, baked daily, specially made ice cream, and delicious preserves. 10-acre lake, picnic tables, and swings for your enjoyment and relaxation.

Open: July 4th-Labor Day: Mon-Sun, 8am-8pm.

Directions: 2.4 miles north and 1/2 mile west of M-46 and M-52 Junction.

Stay connected! Check often for updated events and news!

On the web: michiganfarmfun.com

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Thumb Octagon Barn

6948 Richie Rd.

Gagetown, MI 48735



Step back 100 years in time at this agricultural museum home of the Thumb Octagon Barn, the Purdy craftsman-style home, schoolhouse, sawmill, grain elevator, blacksmith shop, cider mill, power house, and other buildings. Open for tours May 15 to Sep 30. Don’t miss the Annual Fall Family Days Festival the weekend after Labor Day. Visit website for more information.

Open: May 15-Sep 30: Wed-Sat, 11am-5pm; Sun, noon-5pm. Closed Mon & Tues.

Directions: North on M-53 to Bay City Forestville Rd., 6 miles West to Richie Rd. or North on M-24 to M-81 East to Cedar Run Rd., then East on Bay City Forestville Rd. 1.5 miles to Richie Rd.


Gladwin Farmers Market

200 N. State St.

Gladwin, MI 48624



Seasonal farmers market featuring 2025 vendors providing bedding plants and annual flowers in spring, hoop house-grown salad greens, vegetables, and other products as season progresses. Crafts and value-added products, such as honey, maple syrup, baked goods, eggs and meat. Open: Mid-May-mid-Oct: Sat, 9am1pm.

Directions: Located in the pavilion on N. State St., one block north of Cedar Ave. (M-61) in downtown Gladwin.

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The Fruitful Orchard & Cider Mill

5740 W. M-61

Gladwin, MI 48624



Family activities include: hayrides

(Saturdays-weather permitting),

U-Pick apples, live cider pressing. Come enjoy freshly baked goods daily, including pies, donuts, breads and rolls. Annual Fall Harvest Festival planned for last Friday and Saturday in September. Like us on Facebook. Located next door to The Merry Hearted Cidery Tasting Room.

Open: Aug 25-Nov 23, 2022: Mon-Sat, 8am-5:30pm. CLOSED SUNDAYS.

Directions: Located between Gladwin and Harrison on M-61.

The Merry Hearted Cidery

5740 W. M-61

Gladwin, MI 48624



Family activities include: hayrides (Satudays-weather permitting),

U-Pick apples, live cider pressing. Come enjoy fresh baked goods daily, including pies, donuts, breads, and rolls. Annual Fall Harvest Festival planned for last Friday and Saturday in September. Like us on Facebook. Located next door to The Merry Hearted Cidery Tasting Room.

Open: Sat, 11am-7pm: Days and hours vary based on time of year.

Open most Saturdays.

Directions: Located between Gladwin and Harrison on M-61.


Porter’s Orchard

12060 Hegel Rd.

Goodrich, MI 48438



Visit Porters Orchard for great family fun. Country store, picnic and play area, petting farm and no admission fee! Try a free sample of our award-winning apple cider! We offer wagon rides to the U-Pick apples and pumpkins, as well as the corn maze. The cider and donuts are to die for!

Open: Aug-Dec: Mon-Sat, 9am6pm, Sun, noon-6pm.

Directions: 1 1/2 miles east of M-15 on East Hegel Rd. 7 miles south of I-69 and 17 miles north of I-75.


Indigo Lavender Farms

631 N. Van Dyke

Imlay City, MI 48444



The farm started in 2015 with 4,000 lavender plants and has grown to 23 acres and over 14,000 lavender plants.  Everything is all natural, there are no chemicals used on the plants.  The farm gift shop is open year-round and is open for U-Pick Lavender July-August. Photo sessions, weddings, tours, events and more are all available. Pre-sale Lavender plants start in April. Go to their website or Facebook for up-todate information on events.

Open: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri and Sat, 10 am-5pm; Thurs, 10am-7pm, Sun, noon-5pm.

Directions: From I-69, head north 3 miles on Van Dyke. The farm is on the west side of Van Dyke, just north of Capac Rd.

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Apple Barrel Cider Mill

1418 E. Center St.

Ithaca, MI 48847



Rustic decorated store with fresh donuts daily. Season starts with beautiful hanging baskets and seasonal produce. Homemade pies and fudge. Gift shop with local crafts and honey. Watch us make cider in the fall.

Open: Jan-Aug and Nov-Dec: MonSat, 7:30am-5:30pm; Sept-Oct: MonSat 7:30am-6:00pm.

Directions: US-127 Ithaca Exit 117 west side of expressway behind Subway and Auto Value.


McCallum’s Orchard and Cider Mill

5697 Harris Rd.

Jeddo, MI 48032



Visit St. Clair County’s last historical, 80-acre orchard, since 1931. U-Pick and We-Pick, in season: Over 40 varieties of apples, cherries, peaches, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, apricots, grapes. Pumpkin patch, sunflower maze, corn maze, wagon rides, kids play zone, animals, market and store, fresh-pressed cider, famous donuts, asparagus, weekend events, festivals, field and school trips. Wine made from fruit grown on the farm.

Open: Seasonal hours, 9am-5pm.

Directions: Going North from Fort Gratiot Walmart, travel

M-25(Lakeshore Rd.) north 7 miles along the lake to Harris, then turn left 3 miles to the Orchard.

Peacock Road Family Farm

11854 Peacock Rd.

Laingsburg, MI 48848



Step back in time, relax and enjoy a day on the farm. Experience wagon rides, Peacock Express Train, Pioneer Cabin, one room school house, and many more fun activities for the family. MAEAP Verified. Open: Visit website for more information.

Directions: Visit website.


Mueller’s Orchard and Cider Mill

6036 Lobdell Rd.

Linden, MI 48451



Family owned since 1941, fresh fruit, cider pressed and doughnuts made on site. Farm market, gift products with shipping available, plus a wedding and event barn.

Open: Sep-Oct: Tue-Sun, 10am6pm; Nov: Tue-Sun, 10am-5pm.

Directions: US-23, Exit 78, turn west, 2 miles until dead end at Linden Rd., turn south, 1/4 mile west on Linden Rd.

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Gentner Bischer Farms

5072 Finkle Rd.

Minden City and Ubly, MI 48456



Located in the thumb of Michigan, our family farm offers U-Pick strawberries and fresh sweet corn in the summer. Then in the fall has a U-Pick Pumpkin patch with a corn maze and soybean maze for the little ones. The Strawberry patch is located just outside of Ubly and the rest is at the home farm between Ruth and Minden City. Please call for large groups or tours.

Open: Call or check Facebook for hours.

Directions: Strawberry patch: one mile north and one mile west of the light in Ubly. Corn Maze/Pumpkin patch: one mile west and 1.25 miles south of Ruth.


Montrose Orchards

12473 Seymour Rd.

Montrose, MI 48457



Third generation farm featuring apples, pumpkins, blueberries, strawberries, and baked goods. Catering is offered year-round. U-Pick blueberries. Wedding venue. Open: Call or visit Facebook for hours as they vary with harvest.

Directions: I-75 to Exit 131 (M-57) west 6 miles to Seymour Rd., north 1 mile.


Papa’s Pumpkin Patch & Country Farm Market

3909 S. Summerton Rd. Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 989-773-4345


Papa’s Pumpkin Patch is Michigan’s premier recreational and educational farm for kids of all ages. Hayrides, wagon rides, corn maze, school tours, farm fresh produce, apples, pumpkins, donuts, jams/jellies, apple cider, sweet corn, and more.

Open: May-Oct 31: Check Facebook for details.

Directions: 1 mile east of Mt. Pleasant at the corner of Broomfield and Summerton Rd.

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Schantz’s Blueberries

3541 S. Gleaner Rd.

Saginaw, MI 48609



Enjoy this family-owned and operated 10-acre blueberry farm in a peaceful country setting. Schantz’s family-friendly farm offers more than 10 varieties of blueberries. Wander the patch and find your favorites or call and order them already picked.

Open: July-Aug: 8am-8pm, daily.

Directions: One mile west of M-52 and 3 1/2 miles south of M-46.


Andy T’s Farm Market & Bakery

3131 S. US Business 127

St. Johns, MI 48879



A country market offering our own home grown veggies, award winning sweet corn, Michigan grown fruit and scratch bakery. Experience a great wagon ride in the fall to our U-Pick fields, corn maze, goat mountain, and much more.

Open: Apr-Dec: 9am-7pm, daily.


Orchards & Cider Mill

1995 E. County Line Rd. St. Johns, MI 48879



Sixth generation family farm founded in 1852. Peaches, apples and cider made traditionally on a rack and cloth press. Crunchy cider donuts, cider slush, handmade pies, hard cider tasting room and great Made-inMichigan products. Visit the orchard during Sept-Oct. for horse drawn wagon rides, pick your own pumpkins and apples, and other fall fun.

Open: Open year-round. Call or check Facebook for current hours.

Directions: NW corner of US-127, 8 miles north of St. John

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Uncle John’s Cider Mill & Taproom

8614 N. US-27

St. Johns, MI 48879



During your visit to Uncle John’s Cider Mill make sure to visit the Taproom where you’ll find a great selection of award-winning hard ciders and wines to choose from. Seasonally, enjoy a drink from the drink menu, including a hard cider or wine flight, on the patio outside.

Open May-Dec with hours varying depending on the season. Call or check Facebook for current hours.

Directions: Seven miles north of St. Johns on US-127. Driveway connects with the highway on the east side.

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Wyrick’s Orchard

5600 E. Parks Rd.

St. Johns, MI 48879



Wyrick’s Orchard is part of a fourth generation family farm that has been owned by the family for over 130 years. Featuring eighteen varieties of apples for sale in the fall at the orchard.

Open: Sept-Oct: Mon-Sat, 10am6pm, Sun, 12pm-6pm.

Directions: Take M-21 5 miles east of St. Johns to St. Clair Rd., then 2 miles south on St. Clair Rd. to Parks Rd. 1/4 mile west on Parks Rd. to the orchard.


St. Louis Farmers Market

300 N. Mill St. St. Louis, MI 48880



The St. Louis Farmers Market is a seasonal, outdoor market that offers produce, plants, flowers, baked goods, honey, crafts and more.  Musical entertainment, cooking demonstrations and taste tests are offered throughout the season.  The market accepts Bridge Cards, WIC and Senior Project FRESH Coupons, and also participates in Double Up Food Bucks and Prescription for Health Programs.

Open: June-Oct: Thurs, 2pm-6pm.

Directions: Corner of Mill and Center St. in the parking lot of the new St. Louis City Hall Building. Plenty of parking near downtown businesses.


Kohl Farms

5775 Colwood Rd. Unionville, MI 48767 989-665-0925


Kohl Farms is open in September and October for Fall Family Fun

Corn Maze (Flashlight Maze and Haunted Mazes Saturdays in October), pumpkin patch plus yummy fall treats. Also open in November and December for holiday fresh outdoor decor (wreaths, garland, kissing balls, grave site items and pre-cut Christmas trees), indoor decor & gift items.

Open: Fall Family Fun: Sept-Oct: Fri, 10am-4pm; Sat & Sun, 10am-6pm; Flashlight and Haunted Mazes, check website. Christmas Season: Nov-Dec: Mon-Thurs, 9am-4pm, Fri & Sat, 9am-5pm, Sun, noon-4pm.

Directions: From West, East and North: 1.5 miles south of Bay City Forestville Rd. on Colwood Rd. From South/M-81: Turn north on Colwood Rd., approximately 8 miles.

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Freshly-baked pie, donuts, and wine at CRANE’S PIE PANTRY in Fennville


Hollywood Farms

7836 Hollywood Rd.

Baroda, MI 49101



Hollywood Farms is known for having some of the sweetest homegrown sweet corn around, growing over 50 acres and selling only the finest quality. Also offering many other home-grown vegetable, locally grown fruits, farm-raised meats, and cut flowers. Visit Facebook page for updates.

Open: July-Sep: 9am-5:30pm, daily.

Directions: From Chicago: I-94, Exit 27, turn right then south on Hollywood Rd. 5 1/2 miles.

Some favorite varieties of sweet corn include Peaches & Cream, Jubilee, Tuxedo, Butter & Sugar, Kandy Korn, Cotton Candy, Silver Queen, and Illini Gold.

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Shuler Dairy

10823 Date Rd. Baroda, MI 49101 269-326-0366


Shuler Dairy Farms is a centennial, family dairy farm that loves sharing their history, and love of animals, with you. The cows now have the most upto-date facility. They are milked with robots and housed in the ultimate in cow comfort. Currently offering softserve ice cream and a petting farm. Visitors are welcome!

Open: Tues-Sun, noon-7pm.

Directions: Exit 16 off I-94. North on Red Arrow Hwy. to the stop light. Turn right on Lake St. Follow Lake St. east out of Bridgman (2 miles) to Date Road. Turn right on Date Rd. Look for the big blue barns.

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Bushels of sweet corn at Hollywood Farms Shuler Dairy


Battle Creek Farmers Market at Festival Market Square

25 S. McCamly St. Battle Creek, MI 49017



The Battle Creek Farmers Market focuses on local foods and local farmers, and features vendors with fresh, seasonal Michigan grown fruits, vegetables, meat and eggs. Customers will find locally produced honey, maple syrup, baked goods and ready-to-eat items to enjoy while at the market. Enjoy local food trucks, too. Visit our website for details and information about events.

Open: May-Oct: Wed, 9am-1pm.

Directions: Festival Market Square, corner Jackson and McCamly.


Sommerfeldt’s Sommer Fresh Farm

1093 S. Benton Center Rd. Benton Harbor, MI 49022



Farm to table is more than a fad around here…it’s a way of life! Come visit Sommerfeldt’s red barn and find out what fresh really is. You’ll find tomatoes, pumpkins, pepper, sweet corn, honey, eggs, sunflowers, and more. Buy Local! Buy Fresh!

Open: May-Nov: Mon-Sun, 9am6:30pm.

Directions: From Chicago, 94 East to Exit 30 Napier Ave. East two miles, left on Benton Center Rd. Market is one mile on right.


Lemon Creek Fruit Farm & Winery

533 E. Lemon Creek Rd.

Berrien Springs, MI 49103



Farm Market offers U-Pick on seasonal fruit and additional prepicked fruits and vegetables are available seasonally along with local jams, honey, and other gourmet food items. The Winery offers over 40 estate wines, made from 26 different varietals grown on 170 acres. Wine flights, wine by the glass, and bottle purchases are available. Visit the website for more details.

Open: May-Nov: Mon-Sat, 10am6pm, Sun, 12pm-6pm; Dec-May 12: Mon-Fri, 12pm-5pm, Sat, 11am-6pm, Sun, noon-5pm.

Directions: From Chicago: Eastbound I-94 to Exit 16 (Bridgman), go north (right) on Red Arrow Hwy. Go 2 miles, turn east (right) on Lemon Creek Rd. for 6 miles. Driveway is on the left.

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Starbuck’s Blueberry Farm

9245 Gast Rd.

Bridgman, MI 49106



Starbuck’s Blueberry Farm offers a peaceful setting to pick your own blueberries with a small covered area for you to enjoy a picnic lunch. Jams, honey and pre-picked blueberries also available at our small farm stand.

Open: July-Aug: Thur-Sat, 9am-5pm, Sun, 10am-4pm.

Directions: I-94 to Exit 16 in Michigan, north on Red Arrow Hwy. to Lake St., right (east) to Gast Road, left 1/4 mile to Starbuck’s Blueberry Farm on right.


Swift Pumpkins

336 Butz Rd. Bronson, MI 49028 517-617-2536


Featuring fall activities for kids of all ages to enjoy. Huge selection of pumpkins and gourds, edible squash, Indian corn and more. 9-acre corn maze is fun and challenging for all adventurers. Play area with jump pad, corn truck, basketball hoops, barrel train, corn cannon, petting area, and games. Fresh donuts.

Open: Labor Day-Oct 31: Check Facebook for times and events.

Directions: US-12 to Bronson, north on Matteson Lake Rd., left to Butz Rd.

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Lehman’s Orchard Brewery & Farmhouse

204 N. Redbud Trail Buchanan, MI 49107



A brewery, distillery, winery with a taproom and store featuring 21 beers, 6 ciders, 6 wines, and 2 cocktails on tap. Menu features house-made pizzas, sandwiches, tacos, salads, wraps, soups and desserts with many main ingredients sourced locally. Large and small event space available for up to 350 guests catered with many menu options.  Call or email for information.

Open: Year-round: Sun-Thurs: 11:30am-8pm, Fri-Sat, 11:30am-9pm.

Directions: From Chicago: Take I-80/90 Toll Road east to Exit 72, drive north on Bypass 31 into Michigan, turn left on US-12 and head west 2.5 miles, turn right on Redbud trail and head north 2.5 miles. Look for the brew pub on the right just after the main street traffic light.

Strauss’ Produce

12682 Cleveland Ave. Buchanan, MI 49107



Strauss Produce offers tomatoes, sweet corn, beets, peppers, vegetables, squash, pumpkins, hardy mums, fall ornamentals and other produce in season. A higher quality healthful choice since 1976.

Open: Jul-Oct: 10am-8pm, daily.

Directions: From Chicago

Eastbound: 1-94 to exit 16

(Bridgman), right (north) on Red Arrow Hwy. for one mile. Turn right (east) on Shawnee Rd. (Lake St.) for 4 miles and turn right (south) on Cleveland for 3 1/2 miles.


Jake’s Country Meats

55721 Decatur Rd.

Cassopolis, MI 49031



Quality You Can Trust by Farmers

You Can Know. Seventh generation family farm dedicated to creating relationships directly with their customers, while producing nutrientdense meats that taste great. Farm produces heritage breed pork, pastured poultry, 100% grassfed beef, and pastured goat meat. Also find products from other like-minded producers while you visit.

Open: The Meat Shed (self-service) open daily 10am-7pm, or call ahead to make an appointment.

Directions: Coming from downtown Cassopolis? Take M-60 East for 2 miles. Head north on Decatur Rd. 4.5 miles, first farm on the east side of the road and just past yellow blinking light at Dutch Settlement Rd.

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CHARLOTTE Country Mill

4648 Otto Rd.

Charlotte, MI 48813



Have “Family Fun on the Farm” as you pick your own blueberries, peaches, apples, and pumpkins. Enjoy fresh donuts, Orchard Express Tractor Wagon Ride, cider mill, corn maze, apple cannon, gift area, and bakery. Cut your own sunflowers, in season. Event  facilities, weddings, and field trips. Company parties, meetings and birthday parties.

MAEAP Verified.

Open: Aug-Oct: Tues-Sat, 9am-6pm, Sun, 11am-6pm; Nov: Fri-Sat, 9am6pm, Sun, 11am-6pm; Dec-July: By appointment.

Directions: I-69 to Exit 66 at Potterville, north 1 block, turn left Vermontville Hwy. West for 3 miles, turn right onto Otto Rd. north 1/2 mile.

Fruit Acres Farm Market & U-Pick

3452 Friday Rd. Coloma, MI 49038

269-468-3668 fruitacresfarms.com

Family farm since 1846. Farm Market: free samples, huge assortment of high quality, local fruits and vegetables, including Honeycrisp apples, apricots and plums. Family U-Pick for sweet and sour cherries, peaches, and nectarines. Playground and hayride.

Open: Farm Market-June-Oct: 9am7pm, daily.

Directions: To Farm Market: I-94 at Coloma Exit 39 on South side, easy off, easy on. To U-Pick: Turn left (south) off Exit 39, drive 1 mile, U-Pick on the left.


Rajzer’s Farm Market & Greenhouses

76301 N. M-51 Hwy. Decatur, MI 49045



Rajzer’s Farm Market is a multigeneration family farm dedicated to providing fresh home grown and locally grown produce and flowering plants since 1977. Look for fresh vegetables, including asparagus, strawberries, blueberries, cantaloupe, sweet corn and tomatoes, as well as vegetable starts, annuals, perennials, herbs, hanging baskets and much more from the greenhouse.

Open: Late April-Sept: Hours vary seasonally, please call ahead.

Directions: 4 miles south of I-94 Exit 56 on M-51, or 2 miles north of Decatur on M-51.

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Prillwitz Fruit Farms

7196 East Main St.

Eau Claire, MI 49111



Family owned and operated for over 68 years. The ambiance and simplicity provides an experience for the entire family-true, authentic, down-home farm, refreshingly real. Fruit is grown and sold right on the farm, including sweet and tart cherries, peaches, Dunkelberg, Damson and Stanley prune plums, blueberries, grapes, apples, cider, pumpkins and honey. U-Pick or We-pick.

Open: 7 days a week seasonally, late June-Oct. Call ahead for hours and U-Pick availability or check our Prillwitz Fruit Farms Faceboook page.

Directions: Off of I-94, take Exit 29, Pipestone Rd. South on Pipestone Rd. to Sodus Parkway. Left on Sodus Parkway and follow into Eau Claire. The farm is 1 mile outside Eau Claire on Main St. 11 miles from the I-94 Exit or 11 miles north of Niles.


Crane Orchards U-Pick & Corn Maze

6054 124th Ave.

Fennville, MI 49408



Visit one of the finest U-Pick orchards in Michigan, with over 24 different varieties of apples, 10 varieties of peaches and sweet cherries for the discriminating U-Picker to choose from. Hayrides around the farm are available for folks to enjoy on the weekends in the fall. Peach supplies are sometimes limited, always call 269561-8651 or visit the website before visiting.

Open: July-Aug: Days and hours vary, please call ahead. Sept-Oct: 10am-6pm, daily.

Directions: Located between South Haven and Holland, Exit 34, 4 miles east located on south side of the road, farm with the big white fence.

Did you know there are more than 175 wineries in Michigan?

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Prillwitz Fruit Farms Choosing the best cherries at Crane Orchards


Crane’s Pie Pantry Restaurant & Winery

6054 124th Ave.

Fennville, MI 49408



Crane’s Pie Pantry Restaurant and Winery has been in business since 1972, offering Michigan fruit pies and desserts, sweet apple cider, homemade food, and house made hard apple ciders and wine of every kind. The Restaurant has historical memorabilia in every corner as well as a tasting bar, outdoor seating, and takeout.

Open: Open all year. Check the website for hours.

Directions: 4 1/2 miles west of 196, Exit 34 between 62nd and 60th, south side of the road.


Pinecrest Christmas Tree Farm

4403 Spring Creek Rd.

Galien, MI 49113



U-Cut and Pre-Cut Fraser, Canaan, Concolor & Douglas Fir, Blue and Norway Spruce, and Scotch Pine available. Tractor-drawn wagons available daily. Horse-drawn wagon rides on weekends, and noon-6pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting after Thanksgiving. Tree shaking and baling available. 3200 sq. ft. heated Christmas Shop, complimentary hot chocolate or coffee. Wreaths, garland and tree stands. Leashed pets welcome.

Open: Opening day is Saturday before Thanksgiving. Open daily, 9am-6pm through Dec 23. Closed Thanksgiving.

Directions: Follow signs from US-12 at Hampton Rd., located between Three Oaks and Galien to the farm.

Twin Maple Orchards

15352 Cleveland Ave.

Galien, MI 49113



Fruit and vegetables in season at Farm Market. Pick your own cherries, apples, plums and berries in season. Wagon rides to orchards. Groups please call ahead.

Open: June-end of Nov: 9am-6pm.

Directions: From Chicago: I-94 to Michigan Exit 4A on US-12, 10 miles east to Cleveland Ave. Go north 3 miles to Twin Maple Orchard.

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Wahmhoff Farms Nursery

22330 M40 Hwy.

Gobles, MI 49055



Wahmhoff Farms Nursery has been family-owned and operated since 1950 and is Van Buren Countuy’s largest Christmas tree farm and nursery, featuring horse and tractor rides, petting zoo, and Santa. 13 varieties of Christmas trees for wholesale, retail/U-Cut and landscaping, 15 varieties of seedlings and transplants. Grower supplies, high quality rain gear, gloves, pruning accessories and related supplies. Order at: www.mitrees.com.

Open: Day after Thanksgiving-Dec.

21: Mon-Fri, 10am-7pm, Sat-Sun, 9am-7pm.

Directions: From I-94, take Exit 60/M-40 Hwy., go north 9 miles. Farm is on the left. From US-131, take Exit 38B/M-43, go west 11 miles, right on M-40. Farm is 2.5 miles on the left side of road.


True Blue Farms Country Store & U-Pick

09589 CR 215

Grand Junction, MI 49056



Your one stop shop for all things blueberry! Offering much more than jams and jellies, including blueberry jerky, blueberry mustard, and blueberry coffee, to name a few. Don’t forget the U-Pick/We-pick blueberries.

Open: U-Pick & Country Store in Grand Junction: Jul. 1-Aug 14: 8am7pm, daily; Blueberry Store in South Haven: Open all year.

Directions: 1 1/2 miles south of the Post Office and Mr. Grocery on CR 215 in Grand Junction.


Kokx’s Produce

14566 S. M-43 Hwy. Hickory Corners, MI 49060



Kokx’s Produce is located on M-43 across from the Gilmore Classic Car Museum. Gourmet super sweet corn, tomatoes, melons, corn shocks, squash, and pumpkins available during the season. Fresh Amish baked goods-weekends only.

Open: Mid-July-Aug: Sun-Sat, 8am6pm, Sept-Oct, Sun-Sat, daylite-dark, self serve

Directions: 7 miles north of Richland, 4 miles south of Delton, 17 miles northeast of Kalamazoo, across from Gilmore Car Museum on M-43 Hwy.

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Bowerman Blueberries Farm Market

15793 James St. Holland, MI 49424



Family-owned and operated blueberry farm. Fresh and frozen blueberries, seasonal fruits and vegetables, preserves, salsas, fruit butters. Bakery items made fresh daily, including famous blueberry donuts, muffins, pies, crisps, breads. Gluten-free items available. Soft-serve ice cream, frozen blueberry custard and fruit smoothies. U-Pick blueberries mid-July through mid-August.

Restrooms and bus parking available.

Open: May-Dec: Hours vary by season, please visit website.

Directions: US-31 to James St., take James St. 4 miles. Farm is on the north side of the street.

Holland Farmers Market

150 West 8th St. Holland, MI 49423



The Holland Farmers Market is home to over 75 vendors throughout the season, offering freshly-picked fruits and vegetables, along with flowers and plants for your home and garden. Delicious baked goods and farm fresh cheese, eggs, and meats are also available, along with gourmet foods, sweet treats, honey, maple syrup, jams and more. The Market is open rain or shine!

Open: Mid-May-Oct: Wed and Sat, 8am-2pm; Nov: Wed and Sat, 9am1pm; Dec: Saturdays only, 9am-1pm; Winter Market: Jan-April: 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 9am-1pm

Directions: Located at the Eighth Street Market Place in Downtown Holland. Please visit the website for directions.


Reindeer Ranch

2921 N. 6th St. Kalamazoo, MI 49009 269-491-8507 reindeerranch.ws

Reindeer Ranch provides farm tours that includes an educational handson talk about reindeer that includes antler growth, hooves and fur. Your tour includes up-close and personal experience with the friendly reindeer. Feel free to take pictures, and be sure to listen for the clicking in their hooves! Tours by appointment only.

Open: May-July and Nov-Jan: MonSun. Scheduled tours only.

Directions: US-131 South to M-43 West. Approx. 2 miles to N. 6th St., turn right (north), proceed 1.4 miles to 2921on the left. Look for red Reindeer Ranch sign.

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VerHage Fruit Farms

8619 West ML Ave.

Kalamazoo, MI 49009



A family-owned and operated business for over 70 years. Cider making on site, school tours, apple picking, hay rides, pony rides, donuts, fudge, pies, gift shop, giant jumping pillow, Learn How to Drive a Tractor. Live music Sat-Sun, weather permitting. Picnic, deck area, and bakery featuring candy shop and caramel apple buffet! Christmas trees, wreaths, Santa Saturdays, Grinch Sundays, in season.

Open: May-Dec: 9am-6pm, daily; asparagus until Christmas trees.

Directions: From I-94, take 9th St. Exit, to Stadium Dr., go west to 6th St., turn right onto 6th to end of road. Turn west onto ML, 1/2 mile on left.


Lawrence Farmers Market

Downtown Village Park

Lawrence, MI 49064



Hop on the Red Arrow Highway and head to Lawrence, Michigan, the best little town there is. Summer Saturdays 9am-1pm. Local produce for sale. Meet new people. Maybe fall in love and move out here! Don’t delay, the fun is contagious.

Open: Sat, 9am-1pm.

Directions: Downtown Lawrence in the park along East St. Joseph St. north of I-94 Exit 52.


Schultz Fruitridge Farms, Inc.

60139 CR 652

Mattawan, MI 49071



Third generation family owned and operated farm since 1951. Growers of apples, asparagus, grapes, peaches, blueberries, pumpkins, squash, and sweet corn. Offering U-Pick peaches, tart cherries, blueberries, grapes and apples in season. Jams, baking mixes, dressings, fruit salsa, honey, maple syrup. Hard ciders from Texas Corners Brewing Company. Donuts and cider in September-October.

Open: May-Oct: Mon-Sat, 9am6pm, Sun, 10am-5pm, call for holiday hours Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day. U-Pick is finished 1/2 hour before closing.

Directions: 1.6 miles south of 1-94, Mattawan Exit 66.

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Orchard U-Pick & Winery

2280 Portage Rd.

Niles, MI 49120



U-Pick strawberries & sweet cherries in May. Tart cherries, raspberries, currants in July. Peaches, blackberries and blueberries in July and August. Pears, Honeycrisp and other apples in Sept. and Oct. Bring containers to take home fruits. Pets not allowed in fields. Market features 100+ products made with fruit grown at the farm. 2019 MSU Extension ValueAdded Award winner.

Open: May-Aug: Mon-Sat, 9am-5pm,

U-Pick and ready picked blueberries. Also a bakery serving pies, muffins, Honey, maple syrup, ice cream and smoothies are also available. Please check website for info about their

July-Sept: Mon-Sat, 9am-7pm From I-94 take M-40, N Kalamazoo St. toward downtown Paw Paw, continue to follow M-40 N three miles, turn left onto 44th Ave., farm’s drive is on the right.

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Gull Meadow Farms

8544 Gull Rd.

Richland, MI 49083



Gull Meadow Farms has been helping families make lasting memories for over 20 years, with a mission to provide safe, family fun here at the farm. Many fun family activities, as well as an apple orchard and pumpkin patch. Don’t forget to grab some of west Michigan’s most delicious donuts and award winning cider from the market.

Open: Visit our website.

Directions: 1/2 mile South of Richland on M-43 (Gull Rd). 20 minutes from Kalamzoo and Battle Creek.


Barden’s Farm Market II

6397 Blue Star Hwy.

Saugatuck, MI 49453



Opening the first of June, Barden’s offers their own homegrown sweet corn, tomatoes, beans, peppers, cut flowers, pickles, cucumbers and summer squash. Fruit from neighboring farms and a supply of jams, and locally produced honey and syrups.

Open: June-Labor Day: 10am-6pm, daily.

Directions: Just west of Exit 41 off I-196.


Woofs & Hoofs Ranch at Anniversary Acres

5688 Hillandale Rd.

Sodus, MI 49126



40-acre farm stay. Lodge in beautiful 2 bedroom private barn suite with farm breakfast or arrange a Day Visit. Guests enjoy farm tour, helping with chores, learning about and spending time with the animals, Goat Happy Hour,  swimming pool in Summer. Camp fire, games, horseback riding, art classes available. Parties and Special Events. Art Gallery. Goat Milk soap for sale.

Open: Open year-round. Reservations required. Two-night minimum stay.

Directions: Take the Pipestone

Exit at Benton Harbor/St. Joe. Head toward Eau Claire. Follow Pipestone toward Eau Claire. Go approx. 5 miles to Hillandale and turn right. Look for the red barn on the right.

Creating art is just one of the many fun activities at Woofs & Hoofs Ranch

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A.W. Overhiser Orchards

6405 109th Ave.

South Haven, MI 49090



This fifth generation sesquecentennial farm continues to offer families U-Pick sweet and sour cherries, peaches, blueberries, apricots, pears, plums, apples and pumpkins. Other offerings include wagon rides, sunflower patch, tours, an educational animal barn and an opportunity to experience life on the farm. Minimal admission fees to U-Pick and other farm activities. Food trailer on-site serving fresh cider, cider donuts, and food!

Open: July-Oct: 10am-5pm, 7 days a week. Open all holidays.

Directions: Take I-196 north to Exit 26, then east 3 miles to the NW corner of 109th Ave. and 64th St.

Barden’s Farm Market

1101 Phoenix St. South Haven, MI 49090



Featuring Barden’s own sweet corn, tomatoes, beans, peppers and other specialty vegetables, and fresh fruit from neighboring farms. Greenhouse is open May and June with hanging baskets and a wide variety of bedding plants. Visit the kitchen/bakery for fresh donuts, pies, and other baked treats. Try the house made sandwiches, salads, soups, salsa, and guacamole.

Open: April-Oct, 8am-7pm, daily. Check website for current information.

Directions: Just west of Exit 20 off I-196.

A collective of 18 farms featuring wineries, U-Pick, we-pick, breweries, creameries, and niche farms. Follow us on Facebook & Instagram to stay updated on individual farm events and see what’s in season.

Visit our website for more details on individual farms and events!


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Brush Farms

786 66th St.

South Haven, MI 49090



This father and son farm grows vegetables and fruits, including apples, peaches, blueberries, melons, broccoli, green beans, sweet corn, tomatoes, peppers, pumpkins and so much more. Stop by their stand to enjoy the best vegetables and fruit Michigan has to offer!

Open: Late June-mid-Nov: 8am-6pm, daily.

Directions: From South Haven, go north on I-196. Take Exit 26, turn right, go approximately 2 miles to 66th St. Turn right and farm is 1/2 mile on the right corner of 66th and 108th.

DeGrandchamp Farms

76241 14th Ave.

South Haven, MI 49090



Come visit our family friendly U-Pick blueberry operation or browse through our market for jams, jellies, salsas, mustards, honey, maple syrup, dried fruit and fresh fruits. Call ahead for exact times and dates as fruit seasons vary.

Open: July-Aug: 8am-6pm, daily; Sept-Oct: Fri-Sat, 9am-5pm.

Directions: Exit 18 off 196, 3 miles south of South Haven on Blue Star Hwy. and 14th Ave.

Dutch Farm Market

6967 109th Ave.

South Haven, MI 49090 269-637-8334


Home grown fruits and vegetables, picked at the peak of perfection are offered all season long for your enjoyment! U-Pick/we-pick cherries, plums, peaches, apples, and blueberries. Delicious treats, ice cream and cider at our Bakery! Horse drawn wagon rides in September and October.

Open: May-Oct: 9am-6pm, daily.

Directions: From South: I-196 north to Exit 26 (Pullman Rd./109th). From North: I-196 south, Exit 26 (Pullman Rd./109th).

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Riverbend Farms

44 72nd St.

South Haven, MI 49090



Superior quality raspberries and blackberries on beautifully maintained grounds. Located at I-196 Exit 22 and open every day from July into October. Chestnuts shipped to most states from Oct into Nov. MAEAP

Verified. Visit riverbendsouthhaven. com for more information about rental cottages and hosting weddings.

Open: July-Oct: 9am-5pm, daily.

Self-serve in Sept-Oct.

Directions: Located in the SE quadrant of I-196, Exit 22.

Sill Bros. U-Pick Tomatoes Peppers

860 68th St.

South Haven, MI 49090



Visit Sill Bros. market in the barn with sweet corn, potatoes, watermelon, cilantro, beets, eggplant, and cabbage.

Open: Aug-Oct: 10am-5:30pm, 7 days a week.

Directions: Take I-196 to Exit 26 (Pullman) Go east one mile to 68th St., turn right, first farm on the right.


Alex’s Veggies

5780 Washington Ave. Stevensville, MI 49127



4th generation family farm. Asparagus in May, strawberries and rhubarb in June, weather permitting. Excellent super sweet yellow, white, and bi-color sweet corn, micro greens and many other fruits and vegetables available seasonally. Canning tomatoes, pumpkins and a variety of winter squash. Locally made hot sauces and seasoning. Christmas trees after Thanksgiving.

Open: May-June: 9am-dusk, JulySept: 9am-8pm; Oct-Nov: 9am-dusk; Nov-Dec: 5pm-7:30pm.

Directions: South of John Beers Rd. on Washington Ave., past 1st house. Located on the west (right) side of street, the stand is on the side of the road.

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St. Joe Farmers Market

Lake Bluff Park

St. Joseph, MI 49085



Market-goers will enjoy fresh finds at the weekly St. Joe Farmers Market. Vendors will offer a variety of products including homemade goods, locally grown produce, perennials and cut flowers, meats and cheeses, coffee, and more! This event is held Saturdays in the scenic Lake Bluff Park, overlooking Lake Michigan.

Open: May 28-Oct 8, 2022: Sat, 9am2pm.

Directions: Along Lake Bluff Park in downtown St. Joseph; West of Main Street heading toward Lake Michigan.


Harvey’s Farm

2651 15 Mile Rd.

Tekonsha, MI 49092



Fresh farm grown produce, asparagus available in May. In season strawberries, blueberries, green beans, tomatoes, fall red raspberries and chestnuts available, already picked or U-Pick. Best to call daily for crop availability or to place an order for already picked. Also available daily in the fall, already picked pumpkins and winter squash.

Open: May-Oct. 31: Varies with season. Please call for times or to place an order.

Directions: I-69 to Exit 25, turn west 1/4 mile to 15 Mile Rd., go right (north) 1/4 mile to first farm on left.

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Corey Lake Orchards

12147 Corey Lake Rd.

Three Rivers, MI 49093



Visit this woman-owned and familyoriented agritourism destination in the scenic lake country west of Three Rivers. Since 1961, the farm has maintained its strong legacy of growing fruit and vegetables, selling produce in the open-air market, providing seasonal U-Pick experiences, and creating a relaxing family atmosphere. Fruit pies, fresh cider and donuts, hard cider, wine and brandy are made onsite.

Open: May-Oct: Thur-Sun, 9am6pm, closed Tues & Wed; Nov through mid-Dec: Sat only.

Directions: Approx. 5 miles west of Three Rivers. Take M-60 west from Three Rivers (3.4 miles), right on A.L. Jones Rd. (.6 miles), turn on Corey Lake Rd. (.4 miles), to first farm on the left.

Stephenson Farm & Market

52426 US-131

Three Rivers, MI 49093



Visit Stephenson’s Farm and Market to find a large variety of seasonal Michigan produce and locally produced honey, syrup, jams, sauces, coffee, and more. Family-friendly atmosphere. Also offering CSA memberships from late June through October (weekly or bi-weekly), featuring vegetables, fruits and herbs. Call or email for details: info@ stephensonfarmandmarket.com. Gladly accepting SNAP EBT cards. Open: Vary by season. Call or visit website for updates.

Directions: 1/2 mile north of M-216 on the west side of US-131 between Three Rivers and Schoolcraft.

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Goldberry Woods - A Modern Farm Resort

9902 Community Hall Rd.

Union Pier, MI 49129



Experience Southwest Michigan’s premier Farm-To-Table B&B. Farm Stand features fruits, vegetables, succulents, and flowers picked from the organic fields! Inn features luxury rooms/suites with artisan-built wood beds, fireplaces, and private baths with Jacuzzis. Explore 30 acres with pool/hot tub, farm fields, orchard, woods, kayaks and trails along the Galien River. Private cottages, vintage glampers, groups/retreats/weddings. A secluded retreat one mile from the beach!

Open: Year-round: 8am-10pm (or so).

Directions: From I-94, take Exit 4B West to Red Arrow Hwy. (stop light). Turn right (north) and go approx. 1.5 miles to Community Hall Rd. Turn right (east) and go approx. two blocks to our property on the right at the top of the hill.


J.W. Morlock & Girls LLC

5000 N. M-140 Hwy. Watervliet, MI 49098 269-463-5500


All 41 different commodities of fruits and vegetables are homegrown on our family farm. Stop in and say “Hi” to the girls! Make sure to cross on over into the bakery, Mo’e Pies LLC, and enjoy a handmade pie made with our homegrown fresh fruit. When the fruit is growing, the pies are overflowing. MAEAP Verified.

Open: Jun 1-Oct: Sun-Sat, 9am-7pm.

Directions: From I-94 take Exit 41 North on M-140, 2 miles on left. From I-96 take Exit 18 south on M-140 12 miles on right.

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Blake’s Big Apple

71485 North Ave.

Armada, MI 48005



Make a day at the Big Apple, featuring our famous and spooky haunted attractions. Home to Michigan’s best Zombie Paintball, haunted hayride. and 3-story haunted barn. Guests can enjoy a thrilling evening! During the day enjoy U-Pick apples & pumpkins, Funland play area, authentic Cider Mill donuts, 100% pure apple cider. and much more available daily.

Open: Mid-June through Thanksgiving: 8am-6pm, daily.

Directions: Take I-94 east to 26 Mile Rd, turn left. Take 26 Mile to North Ave, turn right. Head north to 33 Mile Rd, orchard is located on North Ave and 33 Mile, west side of road.

Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill, Blake’s Hard Cider

17985 Armada Center Rd

Armada, MI 48005



Blake’s Orchard is a family owned and operated cider mill located on a 120-acre farm in the quaint village of Armada, just an hour northeast of Detroit. This location is home to our original Cider Mill featuring an open-air apple press, U-Pick seasonal fruits and vegetables, our Funland area, Blake’s Tasting Room and Restaurant, and Lovey’s Lavender Market.

Open: Open year-round, visit website for current hours.

Directions: Follow VanDyke Expressway (M-53) north to 32 Mile Rd, turn right (east) onto 32 Mile Rd to Romeo Plank Rd, turn left (north) go to Armada Center Rd. (approx. 3 miles) and turn right. We are approximately 1/4 mile on the left.

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DeBuck’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

50240 Martz Rd. Belleville, MI 48111



DeBuck’s offers a true Farm Fun Experience! Enjoy 3 corn mazes, a 25acre U-Pick pumpkin patch, wagon rides, corn box, trike track, tube slide, double trouble slides, goat village, bouncy balls, and more. Also hosting school field trips, corporate outings, company picnics. Don’t miss the beautiful 15-acre Sunflower Harvest Festival in September and Lavender Festival in July.

Open: Festival days & hours vary by season. Please visit website or our Facebook page for additional info.

Directions: Take I-94 (Exit 187), turn south on Rawsonville Rd. for 2.5 miles.Turn East on Martz Rd. and farm is 1/2 mile on the left.


Franklin Cider Mill

7450 Franklin Rd. Bloomfield Twp., MI 48301 248-626-8261


The Franklin Cider Mill is a one-ofa-kind living piece of history. Taking pride in family-friendly atmosphere and striving to provide exceptional service, cider is pressed and bottled right at the Mill!

Open: Sat before Labor Day until Sun after Thanksgiving: 8am-6pm, 7 days a week.

Directions: 1 mile west of Telegraph, northwest corner of Fourteen Mile and Franklin Rd.


Kapnick Orchards

4245 Rogers Hwy. Britton, MI 49229 517-423-7419


Family-owned and operated orchard and farm market growing many fruits and vegetables including apples, peaches, cherries, pears, blueberries, raspberries, plums, apricots, grapes, nectarines, strawberries, rhubarb, pumpkins, squash, asparagus, peas, beans, and potatoes. Pick your own on some fruit in season. Bakery featuring donuts in many flavors. 43rd Apple Festival will be held on Oct. 8 and 9, 2022.

Open: Year-round: Mon-Sat, 7am6pm, Sun, 9am-5pm. Hours extended in the fall.

Directions: From US-23 exit at Cabelas Exit 17, 12 miles west on M-50. Turn left on Rogers Highway, 3 1/2 miles on the left.

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Calder Dairy & Farms

9334 Finzel Rd.

Carleton, MI 48117



Working dairy farm open to the public all year-round. Farm critters for petting. Watch cows being milked at 4pm daily. Country Store serving ice cream made with milk from our own cows, jams, jellies, pickles and more. Information Learning Center. Moo Train. Celebrating 75 years in business!

Open: Jan-Mar: 10am-7pm; AprilDec: 10am-8pm.

Directions: From south Stoney Creek, go south on Finzel, one mile. From Heiss Rd., head north on Finzel, one mile.


Corn Fun Corn Maze Adventure & Pumpkin Patch

9391 Lindsey Rd. Casco, MI 48064 586-365-9401 cornfun.com

Family farm offering fun for your family or group. Day-time corn mazes and night-time flashlight mazes are all spook-free, so bring the whole family! Corn mazes, Sunflower Festival, pick-your-own pumpkins, courtyard of fun, bonfires. Concessions and delicious, fresh cider and donuts.

Open: Mid-Sept. to Oct 31: Fri-Sun.

Directions: I-94 to 26 Mile Rd., east on 26 Mile Rd. to Church Rd., then north on Church Rd. Go three miles to Lindsey Rd.

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Dearborn Farmers & Artisans Market

22060 W. Village Dr. Dearborn, MI 48124


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Filled with artisans and sweet treats, the market includes Kid’s Days, Movie Nights and Music. Located in the heart of West Downtown Dearborn, enjoy a fun-filled day supporting local farms and businesses! Each Friday, select vendors sell seasonal, local, products including fresh produce, baked goods, meats, soaps, and more. Visit website for more information.

Open: 2022: June 3-Sept 30, 2-7pm. Note: There will be no market on July 1 or Aug 5.

Directions: 22060 W. Village Dr., one block south of Michigan Avenue in front of the free parking deck between Mason and Monroe streets.


Berry Hill Farm

12835 N. Territorial Rd.

Dexter, MI 48130



Berry Hill Farm specializes in U-Pick raspberries. The season begins in July with black raspberries. August brings fall red raspberries and blackberries through October. Family-friendly environment. Children must stay with parents or adults they come with when picking. No pets are allowed in the field. Berries are on trellises for easy picking. All picking containers provided.

Open: July-Oct: Day and hours may vary, check Facebook page.

Directions: Located on N. Territorial Rd. 3.5 miles west of DexterPinckney Rd. in Dexter Township.

The Blast Corn Maze at Nixon Farms

6175 Daly Rd.

Dexter, MI 48130



Blast Corn Maze offers a huge 10acre corn maze. The maze has short, medium, and full corn maze exits in order to accommodate corn maze fans and enthusiasts. Come pick a pumpkin in our U-Pick Pumpkin Patch, play in the corn box, or take a ride on the cow train. Make it a day of family fun!

Open: Seasonal, Sept-Nov: Check website for dates.

Directions: Westbound I-94, take Exit 169 Zeeb Rd. Turn right onto N. Zeeb Rd. Turn left onto W. Joy Rd.. Take first right onto Zeeb Rd., then first left onto Daly Rd. to 6175 Daly Rd.

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The Dexter Cider Mill

3685 Central Street

Dexter, MI 48130



The oldest, continuously run Cider Mill in the state of Michigan. Offering oak pressed unpasteurized cider, freshly made doughnuts, apple nut bread, caramel apples, daily. On weekends: strudels, fritters, cinnamon rolls, gingersnaps, and more. Dexter Cider Mill Apple Cookbook and mixes available, as well as local honey, syrup, and other jams and jellies, plus Dexter Cider Mill Hard Cider!

Open: Late Aug-Nov: Wed-Sun, 8am5pm.

Directions: I-94 to Baker Rd., north on Baker Rd. to Main St., turn west (left) on Main then south (right) on Central St.

Dexter Farmers Market

3233 Alpine

Dexter, MI 48130 734-426-8303

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Great place to find locally grown produce in the Dexter area.

Open: May-Oct: Sat, 8am-1pm, Tues, 2pm-6pm.

Directions: Located in downtown Dexter, four miles east of the I-94 Baker Rd. Exit, left on Main St., right on Alpine, under the beautiful pavilion.

The Frosty Apple

6884 Walsh Rd.

Dexter, MI 48130 734-707-9019


Small family apple orchard with lip smacking apples and picturesque farm views. Enjoy the Michigan apple season with us! Apple pies and cookies available, too.

Open: Sept-Nov: Fri, 2-5pm, Sat-Sun: 9am-5pm.

Directions: Take Mast Rd. 5 miles north of Dexter to Walsh Rd. Turn right and look for The Frosty Apple sign, third driveway on the left.

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Spring Valley Trout Farm

12190 Island Lake Rd.

Dexter, MI 48130



Family farm, operating since 1970, family fishing at its easiest. No license needed, all equipment provided and you are guaranteed to catch Rainbow Trout or Channel Catfishyour choice! Enjoy our 20 acre park, barbeque grills provided, fish cleaned, iced and packaged. Cook them here or take your catch home with our favorite recipes. Ponds spring fed and pollution free.

Open: Spring and Fall: Sat and Sun, 9am-5pm; Memorial Day through Labor Day: Thurs-Sun, 9am-5pm. Closed Mon-Wed.

Directions: Just 6 miles from I-94, 12 miles from Ann Arbor.


Spicer Orchards

10411 Clyde Rd.

Fenton, MI 48430



Visit Spicer’s for wagon rides for U-Pick fruits in season. Farm playground, picnic area, hot donuts, cider and fudge. Farm tours by appointment. Santa Sleigh Workshop in season.

Open: Jan-May: Winery open, 11am6pm, daily. June-Dec: 9am-6pm, daily.


Erie Orchards & Cider Mill

1235 Erie Rd.

Erie, MI 48133



Seaonal business with U-Pick blueberries, peaches, plums, apples, and pumkins. Large retail store with bakery, cider press, and gift shop. This is a premier Cider Mill operation with over 100,000 visitors annually.

Open: July-Nov: Mon-Sat, 9am-7pm, Sun, 11am-6pm.

Directions: Half mile west of Telegraph Rd. (US-24) in Erie.

Directions: US-23 three miles north of M-59 Clyde Rd. Exit 70 or ten miles south of Fenton Clyde Rd. Exit 70.

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Munsell Farms

6850 Mason Rd.

Fowlerville, MI 48836



Offering clean, dry shelled corn for stoves, a great selection of vegetable and flower bedding plants in the spring, pumpkins in the fall. Annual Pumpkin Pull the first weekend in October.

Open: Year-round: 10am-6pm, daily.

Directions: I-96 to Fowlerville Exit 129, south on Fowlerville Rd. to Mason Rd. east on Mason Rd. 1 1/4 mile to farm.


Mitchell Farm & Greenhouses

3404 Mitchell Rd.

Holly, MI 48442



Start spring with beautiful flowers, vegetable plants, and baskets. Savor summer with Mitchell’s awesome sweet corn available on a self-serve wagon. Fall brings family fun with pumpkins, weekend hayrides, delicious donuts, cider, mums, and fall decorations.

Open: May-June: 9am-6pm, daily; Sept-Oct: 9am-6pm, daily.

Directions: Take I-75 Exit 108 (Holly/Grand Blanc), go south 3 1/2 miles, Mitchell Farm is on corner of N. Holly & Mitchell Roads, farm is 3 miles north of the Village of Holly.


Whittaker’s Berry Farm

6724 Todd Rd.

Ida, MI 48140


Family owned and operated berry farm and proud to say we are 2nd generation berry farmers. Over 15 acres of weed-free, straw-mulched and fully irrigated beautiful strawberry fields! Sign up for email list on website for updated availability and picking conditions! For real-time picking conditions, be sure to visit Whittaker’s Berry Farm Facebook page.

Open: June: Mon-Fri, 8am-8pm; SatSun, 8am-5pm. ALWAYS call ahead for hours & availability as Mother

Nature plays the leading role in the crop! Visit Facebook page for the most up-to-date information.

Directions: US-23 to Exit 13 (Ida W. Rd.), go east on Ida West approx. 3 miles to Lewis Ave., south on Lewis approx. 4 miles to Todd Rd., east on Todd Rd., approx. 1 1/2 miles.

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Kreps Apple Barn

12500 Minx Rd.

LaSalle, MI 48145



Step into this century old barn, surrounded by acres of apple trees. Kreps Apple Barn prides themselves in providing visitors with a real farm experience without all of the commercialization or crowds. Plenty of family fun for everyone to enjoy, including U-Pick apples, farm animals, warm donuts, fresh cider, cut-yourown flower field and sunflower field, corn maze, and so much more!

Open: June-Nov: Call for summer hours. Fall hours: Mon-Sat, 9am-6pm and Sun, noon-4pm.

Directions: From US-24 (Telegraph Rd.) head west on Stein Rd. for 3 miles until Minx Rd. just south of Stein Rd at 12500 Minx Rd. From Lewis Ave, head east 2 miles on Todd Rd until Minx Rd.


Kutchey Family Farm

17110 26 Mile Rd.

Macomb, MI 48042



A third-generation family farm offering the highest quality plants, fruits, and freshly picked vegetables grown on the farm, as well as in the local area, including sweet corn, tomatoes, watermelon, cantaloupe, peppers, beans, lettuces, okra, squash, pumpkins, jams, salsas, and more.

Open: May-Oct: Mon-Sat, 9am-7pm, Sun 9am-6pm.

Directions: When coming from the west (M-53, Van Dyke Expressway), take the 26 Mile Rd. East Exit 4.3 miles, Farm Stand is located .25 miles East of Romeo Plank Rd. on the south side.

Schramm’s Farm Market, LLC

21701 24 Mile Rd.

Macomb, MI 48042



Schramm’s Farm Market is a small family owned and operated farm that is open mid July through October with fresh produce grown by us and other local farms. In the fall months, we have a large variety of pumpkins and fall decorations, including straw, cornstalks, mums, wreaths, gourds, and more!

Open: July-Oct: Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, 10am-4pm.

Directions: Located between 24 Mile Rd. between North Ave. and Romeo Plank on the north side of the road. Look for the large red barn.

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Hillside Christmas Tree Farm

14745 Sharon Hollow Rd.

Manchester, MI 48158



Celebrate the magic of the holiday season at Hillside Christmas Tree Farm. Families can walk, drive or take a wagon ride into the fields to choose their Christmas tree. Afterward, your family can head to the warming barn to enjoy some hot chocolate and take in the Christmas atmosphere. Hillside is the perfect place to create family memories this season.

Open: Weekend before Thanksgiving through Christmas: 10am-5pm, daily.

Directions: From Ann Arbor: Take US-12 about 25 miles, through Saline and Clinton. L ocated 4 miles west of the US-12/M52 intersection on the north side.


Wasem Fruit Farm

6580 Judd Rd. Milan, MI 48160



Family-owned working farm and market, specializing in pick-yourown. Tart cherries highlight the summer season while apples and pumpkins rule the fall. Pre-arranged school tours from mid-September through October.

Open: Check Facebook for hours.

Directions: US-23 Exit 31 Willis Rd., East 3 miles to Pitman Rd., south 1 mile to Judd, east to farm.


Kensington Metropark Farm Center

2240 W. Buno Rd. Milford, MI 48380 810-227-8910


The Kensington Farm Center uses interpretive programs and livestock to promote appreciation and understanding of agriculture. Horse drawn hayrides offered every weekend from noon to 4pm. Farm tours, bonfires, and classroom rentals for schools and private groups available with reservation. Seasonal programs are offered throughout the year including March maple syrup demonstrations, summer Farm Camps, and October

U-Pick pumpkin hayrides. Open: Open year-round. Mar-Oct: 9am-6pm, daily; Nov-Feb: 9am-4pm, daily.

Directions: Located in Kensington Metro Park. Exit 153 (Kent Lake Rd.) off I-96 between Brighton and Milford.

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Holtz Christmas Tree Plantation

9381 Day Rd. Monroe, MI 48162




Celebrating 76 Years! Welcome to the oldest Christmas Tree Plantation (est. 1947) in Monroe County. Trees available in all sizes, including Pine, Fir and Spruce trees. Enjoy nature and this peaceful holiday tradition at our sesquicentennial farm.

Open: Nov-Dec: 10am-5pm, daily.

Directions: Located 2 miles southwest of Maybee Rd. Take US-23 to Plank Rd Exit 25, east on Plank Rd. to Day Rd. Left on Day Rd. to farm or I-75 to Elm St. Exit 13, west on Elm St. to Ida-Maybee Rd. Right on IdaMaybee Rd to Day Rd. Left on Day Rd. to farm.

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Pregitzer Farm Market LLC

6870 Territorial Rd. Munith, MI 49259



Summertime fresh produce, bi-color sweet corn, watermelon, cantaloupe, tomatoes, peppers. Fun fall activities include U-Pick pumpkin patch, corn maze, straw crawl, hayrides, school field trips, and private parties.

Open: July-Oct: 10am-6pm, 7 days a week.

Directions: 15 Miles north of Jackson, 25 miles southeast of Lansing, 35 miles northwest of Ann Arbor at the corner of Territorial and Bunkerhill Rd., in Jackson County.

In March, learn how maple syrup is made at Kensington Metropark Farm Center. Check their website for times and other seasonal programs.

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New Baltimore Farmers Market

On Washington St. between Main and Front.

New Baltimore, MI 48047



Seasonal outdoor market located in historic downtown with shopping and restaurants within walking distance. A park with a beach, boat docks, fishing pier, and picnic pavilion is located just steps from the market.

Open: First Sunday in May-Oct: Sun, 9am-2pm.

Directions: I-94 east to Exit 247, turn right, follow straight into market area.


Maybury Farm

50165 8 Mile Rd.

Northville, MI 48168



Maybury Farm is an educational working farm on 85 acres of farmland and forest in Northville. The Farm has over 100 animals, gardens, farmthemed playground and the Maybury General Store. The Farm also offers educational field trips/groups tours, birthday parties/corporate events, Farm Camp, Story Time, Wagon Rides, Corn Maze, Farm Fest, Great Fall Festival, and Santa Visit.

Open: Apr 12-Oct 30, 2022: Tues-Sun, 10am-5pm. Closed Mondays. March 3-27: weekends only, noon-5pm; Farm Fest: June 4, 2022, 10am-5pm; Corn Maze: Sept 9-Oct 30, 2022: Weekends only. Holiday Fun at the Farm: Dec 3, 4, 10, 11, 2022, noon5pm. See website for more information.

Directions: Located on 8 Mile Rd., 1.5 miles west of Beck Rd. in Northville. Do not enter Maybury State Park but continue 1/4 mile west to the Maybury Farm entrance.

Obstbaum Orchards

9252 Currie Rd.

Northville, MI 48167



Cider Mill and store on family friendly country setting of 27 acres of natural land. Donut making viewing, cider making view room and interactive pastry chef on premises. Hayrides of orchard available.

Open: Sept-Oct: Sat-Sun, 10am-6pm.

Directions: On Currie Rd. between 7 Mile and 8 Mile Roads, 4 miles west of Beck Rd., 4 miles east of Pontiac Trail.

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Three Cedars Farm

7897 Six Mile Rd.

Northville, MI 48168



Hayrides, U-Pick pumpkins, corn maze, kid play area, cider and donuts, country store, bonfires, birthday parties, barn rental, weddings, Christmas trees and pictures with Santa.

Open: Fall: Sun-Thurs, 10am-8pm; Fri-Sat, 10am-10pm.

Directions: Six Mile at Curtis Rd. in Salem Township.


Rochester Cider Mill

5125 N. Rochester Rd.

Oakland Township, MI 48306



Family owned and operated Cider Mill producing cider in the Rochester area for several generations. Cousins, aunts, uncles, and core family members all pitch in to make the best cider and donuts in the region. Using local Michigan apples fresh from the orchard and selecting the best aromatic varieties (sequentially ripening), Rochester Cider Mill blends a crafted cider that is as rich as their roots.

Open: Mon-Sun, 8am-6pm.

Directions: Two miles north of downtown Rochester on Rochester Rd.

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Meridian Township Farmers Market

1995 Central Park Dr. Okemos, MI 48874



One of the most popular destinations for residents and others from the surrounding area. A great opportunity to buy local, freshly grown produce directly from farmers. Featuring Michigan strawberries, beans, tomatoes, peaches, and blueberries in June and apples, winter squash, and pumpkins in the fall. Fresh bouquets of flowers all season and many specialty items. Market open year round!

Open: May-June: Sat, 8am-2pm; July-Oct: Wed, 3-7pm, Sat, 8am-2pm; Nov-Dec: 10am-2pm; Jan-April: every other Sat, noon-2pm. Visit Facebook for the most up-to-date info.

Directions: Located on Central Park Drive, between Marsh Road and Okemos Road. Adjacent to the Meridian Mall.


Middleton Berry Farm

4790 Oakwood Rd. Ortonville, MI 48462



Middleton Berry Farm offers pickyour-own asparagus, flowers, strawberries, tomatoes and raspberries. Also honey, jellies and jams produced on the farm. They practice IPM and use sustainable practices. Cash or check only please.

Open: Seasonal: check website, Facebook and farm phone line.

Directions: 5 miles west of M-24 and 5 miles east of M-15.


Hamlett Lavender Farm

10722 Stinchfield Woods Rd. Pinckney, MI 48169 269-365-5493


Since 2015, The Hamletts have been welcoming visitors at their neighborhood lavender farm in Dexter Township. Featuring fresh U-pick lavender, in season and a gift shop with handmade items from candles to sachets to lavender baked goods. Outdoor event venue hosts community events, including Lavender Music Fest and Walk Thru the Lights at Christmas. Day camps and tours also available.

Open: Mar-Dec: Hours vary seasonally. Check website.

Directions: From Dexter, take Dexter Pinckney Rd. to N. Territorial Rd., turn west (left), turn right on Dexter Townhall Rd., then right on Stinchfield Woods Rd. Farm is on left side of the road.

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Pick-your-own flowers at Middleton Berry Farm


Schell Family Farm

10055 Dexter-Pinckney Rd.

Pinckney, MI 48169



Schell Family Farm is growing! Experience fun on the farm with U-Pick peaches and apples, seven acres of beautiful sunflowers, three acres of wildflowers, and pumpkins, wagon rides and haunted forest in the fall. New this year – Chooseand-Cut Christmas trees! Visit the website to see what’s in season and for information about school tours, the special event barn, and photography sessions on the farm.

Open: July-Dec: Fri-Sun. Please call or visit website for hours.

Directions: On US-23, take Exit 54 for M-36 toward Pinckney. Continue onto M-36 East for 2.5 miles. Turn right to continue on M-36 East for another 7.8 miles. Turn left onto Dexter-Pinckney Rd. Farm is 1/2 mile on the left.


Donahee Farms

6055 Tower Rd.

Plymouth, MI 48170 734-678-0782


Spring plant sales, bedding plants, baskets, planters, vegetable plants. U-Pick/picked strawberries. Vegetables, fresh picked daily, sweet corn, melons, tomatoes, and more. Pumpkins and Halloween ornamentals, wholesale, retail. Regular vendors at the Ann Arbor and Northville Farmers Markets. Call or visit Facebook page for up-to-date information.

Open: Seasonal, call for hours.

Directions: Exit 49 (N. Territorial) off US-23, east 7 miles to farm, or Exit 15 (Gotfredson Rd.) off M-14, North to N. Territorial, west on N. Territorial, 3 miles to farm.

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Plymouth Orchards & Cider Mill

10685 Warren Rd.

Plymouth, MI 48170



Experience a real farm at our certified organic orchard and farm. Free Admission. Wagon ride takes you through the orchard and production fields. Watch apple cider being made. Enjoy fresh organic fruit, apple cider, donuts, caramel apples, pies, decorative squash, dried apples, apple slushies. See our farm animals. Climb hay mounds. Pick your Halloween pumpkin. Party and group bookings.

Open: Main Store-Labor Day-1st weekend in Nov: Mon-Sun, 9am7pm; Red Shed Market at 10260 Ann Arbor Rd.-Labor Day-day before Thanksgiving, Mon-Sun, 10am-6pm.

Directions: Convenient access from Detroit Metro and Ann Arbor areas via I-275, I-94 and M-14.


Wolcott Mill Metropark Farm Center

65775 Wolcott Rd.

Ray, MI 48096



Get a glimpse of rural life. Visit the 250-acre working farm and see cows, chickens, goats, pigs, sheep, ducks and horses. Observe morning milking daily. The interpretive staff conducts programs on a wide variety of subjects such as milk, lamb and wool production, soil and water conservation, sustainable agriculture, food processing and modern farming techniques. MAEAP Verified.

Open: 9am-5pm, daily, except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. Please check website for current information.

Directions: Near Romeo, between North Ave. and Romeo Plank, between 31 and 30 Mile Roads.

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Redford Township Market at the Marquee

15145 Beech Daly

Redford, MI 48239


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The Marquee of Redford Township is a unique indoor open-air venue for Redford’s Market at the Marquee. Festivals, art fairs, craft shows and musical entertainment are periodically held. We look forward to seeing you. Come watch us grow!

Open: June 20-Oct 17: Sun, 10am3pm. Closed July 4 and Sept 5 for the holidays.

Directions: Behind Town Hall, one block south of Five Mile Rd. and Beech Daly intersection in the heart of downtown Redford.


Downtown Rochester Farmers Market

Corner of E. Third and Water St. Rochester, MI 48307



All products grown or produced in Michigan offering the freshest produce, beautiful plants, delectable baked goods, wide array of prepared foods, and so much more. Weekly giveaways and monthly events include gardening programs, cooking demos, music. EBT accepted!

Open: May-Oct: Sat, 8am-1pm


Stella Farm

31105 Weber Rd.

Richmond Township, MI 48062



Stella Farm is a family-owned cut flower farm that specializes in in happy, healthy, sustainable cut flowers, including bouquets, floral arrangements, educational classes, and garden events.

Open: Varied hours, May-Oct. Check website for accurate weekend hours. Call ahead.

Directions: Corner of E. Third and Water St. (one block east of Main St.) in Downtown Rochester.

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Stella Farm Stony Creek Orchard & Cider Mill The “Quality Control” team at Hy’s Cider Mill


Hy’s Cider Mill

6350 37 Mile Rd.

Romeo, MI 48065



Hy’s Cider Mill is an old-fashioned cider mill with delicious fresh products and small enough to keep everything fresh! Offering apples, apple cider, U-Pick apples, fresh donuts, jams, jellies, cider slushies, and pumpkins. Picnic area.

Open: Sept-1st weekend in Nov: SatSun only, 11am-6pm.

Directions: 1 1/2 miles west of Van Dyke, M-53.

Stony Creek Orchard & Cider Mill

2961 W. 32 Mile

Romeo, MI 48065



Stony Creek Orchard offers apple cider from their own mill, homemade donuts, farm market, picnic area, wagon rides to the orchard for U-Pick apples and raspberries on weekends. Ask about group field trips daily and moonlight hayrides.

Open: Sept-Dec: 9:30am-6pm, daily; Jan-Mar: Fri-Sun, 10am-5:30pm.

Directions: Located on the north side of 32 Mile Rd. between M-53 (Van Dyke) and Rochester Rd.


Bird’s Berry Patch - Monster PUNK’NS

16750 Hannan Rd. Romulus, MI 48174



Specializing in U-Pick and we-pick fall red raspberries and Monster pumpkins. Other decoratives, corn stalks, baled straw, squash, gourds, munchkins, fat boy, prizewinners and honey. Call for harvest conditions for the red raspberries.

Open: Sept-Oct: 10am-dark, daily.

Directions: I-275 to Exit 15 (Eureka Rd., west) to Huron River Dr. turn left (south), to Pennsylvania Rd., turn right (west), to 16750 Hannan Rd. Follow the signs.

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Blocks Stand & Greenhouse

29160 Eureka Rd.

Romulus, MI 48174



Family-owned farm. Greenhouse and roadside farm market with many homegrown products.

Open: Greenhouses: May, 9am-6pm, daily. Farm Market: Late July-Oct, 9am-6pm.

Directions: At the corner of Middlebelt and Eureka Rds. From I-94, take Middlebelt Rd., travel south approx. 3 miles.


Shelby Farmers Market at the Packard Proving Grounds

Historic Site

49965 Van Dyke Ave. Shelby Township., MI 48317



Outdoor market held at a lovely automotive history site, multiple local farmers who bring organic produce, eggs, honey, maple syrup, baked goods, meats plus handcrafted items, as well as local artisans, businesses and musicians. Special activities for kids, and free historic tours at 11am every week.

Open: May 14 -Oct 15, 2022: Sat, 9am-2pm.

Directions: Between 22 & 23 Mile Rds, and located on the front lawn of the Packard Proving Grounds

Historic Site, a beautiful 17-acre site.

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Shelby Township Farmers Market at the Packard Proving Grounds Historic Site, photo by Rick Mayer Verellen Orchards & Cider Mill (page 116)


Erwin Orchards, Cider Mill & Attractions

61475 Silver Lake Rd. South Lyon, MI 48178



Award-winning fresh cider, apple, salted caramel and pumpkin spice donuts. U-Pick apples, raspberries, asparagus, sweet cherries, pumpkins. School and group tours. Corn maze. Kids play area. Tented picnic area. Call us at 248-437-0150.

Open: July-Oct: 10am-5pm, daily.

Directions: I-96 to Kent Lake Rd. Exit 153, go south 1 mile, then turn left at Silver Lake Rd. and follow signs to Cider Mill. Located near Kensington Metro Park.


Duke Petting Farm & Carriage Company

44 Samaria Rd.

Temperance, MI 48182 419-410-7193


Duke Petting Farm and Carriage Company prides itself on delivering hands on family friendly farm activities in a positive and impactful learning environment both on and off the farm. YOU come to us or we come to YOU! Let us plan and deliver your next party or event needs. Workshops and petting farm with over 15 different farm animals.

Open: May-Dec: Mon-Sun, 11am5pm.

Directions: From I-75 South to Exit 6, Luna Pier, go right 6.7 miles. From US-23 South toward Toledo, take Exit 9, Summerfield, turn left for 3 miles, turn left on Samaria for 5.2 miles. Farm is on the left.

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Verellen Orchards & Cider Mill

63260 Van Dyke

Washington, MI 48095



Celebrating over 100 years of quality fruit at Verellen Orchards! U-Pick on cherries and strawberries only. Now carrying hand-dipped ice cream from Cook’s Farm Dairy. Fresh apples, peaches, pears, plums, grapes. Donuts and pies baked daily. Vegetables in season. MAEAP Verified.

Open: Year-round: Mon-Fri, 6:30am6pm, Sat-Sun, 7am-6pm; Closed major holidays: Christmas, New Year’s Day and Easter.

Directions: North of 29 Mile Rd. on the east side of Van Dyke M-53, between Romeo and Washington on Old Van Dyke Rd.

Westview Orchards & Winery

65075 VanDyke

Washington, MI 48095



Westview Orchards & Winery is a sixth generation Family Operated, Women Owned, MAEAP verified farm. Spring, Summer, & Fall bring lots of different activities to the farm for families and adults to enjoy. U-Pick fruits, vegetables, sunflowers & pumpkins; petting farm, farm market, winery, wagon rides, fresh apple cider & donuts and so much more.

Open: Hours vary throughout the year. Check Facebook or visit our website for up-to-date information.

Directions: Take I-75 north to I-696 east, to Van Dyke north to M-53 north. Exit at 30 Miles Rd., go west 1/2 mile to traffic light, go through to enter grassy parking area on your right (north side of road.)




4345 Beeman Rd.

Williamston, MI 48895



Family-friendly U-Pick raspberry farm. Fresh raspberries, homemade jam and raspberry granola available at the U-Pick patch. Cash or check only.

Open: Mid-Aug until first hard frost: Check Facebook for up-to-date hours.

Directions: Located off Beeman Rd., ¼ mile south of Sherwood Rd. in Williamston.


Rowe’s Produce Farm

10570 Martz Rd.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197 734-482-8538


Featuring the most acreage dedicated to U-Pick strawberries in Michigan. Please visit website to get on “The List” which will inform you with upto-date picking information directly to your email. Farm Market features Rowe’s fresh home-grown bi-color sweet corn and many locally grown fruits and vegetables throughout the summer.

Open: June-Sept: Hours vary by season.

Directions: I-94 to Rawsonville Rd. (Exit 187), go south on Rawsonville, approximately 2 1/2 miles to Martz Rd., turn right, 1/4 mile on left.

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Wiard’s Orchards & Country Fair

5565 Merritt Rd.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197



One location, many options: Fresh cider, apple/pumpkin picking, country store, Corn Maze, old west hayrides, mini golf, giant inflatables, petting farm, play area, Valley View Mountain slides and paint ball. Hosting company picnics and parties in summer and fall.

Open: Sept-Oct: Check website.

Directions: 1-94 to Exit 183 (Huron St.) Go south to Stony Creek Rd., turn right on Stony Creek Rd. Follow Merritt Rd. Turn right on Merritt Rd. Wiard’s is four miles off I-94.

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Board Members

Wendy Winkel, President • Grandpa Tiny’s Farm, Frankenmuth

Robyn Schultz, Vice President • Schultz Fruitridge Farms, Mattawan

Barb Roth, Secretary • Red Barn Market & Painted Turtle Hard Cider, Lowell

Donna Buechler • Elmcrest Acres, Daggett

Amanda Morlock-Fisher • J.W. Morlock & Girls, Watervliet

Dea Schell • Schell Family Farm, Pinckney

Jeff Swanson • Country Dairy, New Era

Dan Vannest • Fruitful Orchard & Cider Mill, Merry Hearted Cidery, Gladwin


Mariel Borgman • MSU Extension, Kalamazoo

Beth Hubbard • Corey Lake Orchards, Three Rivers

Jenelle Jagmin • Michigan Craft Beverage Council, Lansing

Natalie Klackle • Past President, Ann Arbor

Patrick O’Connor • Ph.D., Founder, Mason

Ben Phillips • MSU Extension, Benton Harbor

Garrett Ziegler • MSU Extension, Grand Rapids

Michigan Agritourism is a non-profit association that supports the agritourism industry through promotion, education, advocacy, problem resolution, and networking.

Our goal is to keep family farms sustainable, support local economic growth, and provide rich and unique experiences for visitors to make lasting memories.

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Michigan Apple Committee


The Michigan Apple Committee engages marketing, research, education and communications for the benefit of Michigan’s apple growers. Apples are one of the largest and most valuable fruit crops in Michigan. With about 20 varieties of apple commercially available, you can be sure to find a flavor perfect for you. Warm, sunny summers and cool fall nights and plenty of moisture from the Great Lakes create crisp, flavorful apples. No wonder Michigan is the place where apples love to grow!

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The Michigan State Horticultural Society was founded in 1870 with the mission to support the Michigan fruit industry through research and education. MSHS partners with Michigan State University to fund cutting-edge research on issues affecting fruit growers. They also host the Great Lakes Expo each December, which is the premier event to interact, learn and continue profitability by providing educational and business connections.

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Hoop-house Greens, Maple Syrup, Asparagus, Garlic Scapes, Greens, Morels, Peas, Radishes, Ramps, Rhubarb, Scallions, Strawberries, Hydroponic Tomatoes

U-Pick Asparagus, Strawberries


Baby Animals, Blossom Festivals, Easter Egg Hunts, Maple Syrup Festivals, Mushroom hunting & Mushroom Festivals



Beans, Beets, Broccoli, Carrots, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Garlic, Greens, Herbs, Lettuce, Kale, Onions, Peppers, New Potatoes, Sweet Corn, Swiss Chard, Summer Squash, Tomatoes, Zucchini

Apricots, Blueberries, Cherries, Peaches, Plums, Raspberries, Watermelon, Cantaloupe, early Apples, Saskatoons, Paw Paws

U-Pick Apricots, Blueberries, Cherries, Peaches, Raspberries, Tomatoes, Peppers, Herbs


Lavender Harvest, Sunflower Festivals, County & Regional Fairs

Farm Fun All Year

• Farm Markets

• Milk, Ice Cream, Cheese, Eggs, Meat, Honey, Maple Syrup, Baked Goods

• Wine, Hard Cider, Craft Beer, Craft Spirits

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Beans, Beets, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts, Cabbage, Carrots, Celery, Kale, Leeks, Onions, Parsnips, Rutabaga, Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes, Turnips, Winter Squash, Pumpkins Apples, Pears, fall Raspberries, Blackberries, Grapes, Plums, Chestnuts, Apple Cider, Donuts, Kettle Corn, Caramel Apples

U-Pick Apples, Pumpkins, Gourds, Fall Raspberries, Pears


Fall Harvest Festivals, Grape Harvest, Corn & Soybean Mazes, Apple & Corn Cannons, Cider Mills, Tractor or Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides, Hayrides, Field Trips Gourds, Cornstalks & Hay Bales for Fall Decorating



Hoophouse Greens, Beets, Carrots, Potatoes, Winter Squash, Apples, Holiday Pies & Baked Goods, Jarred Goods


Choose & Cut Christmas Trees, Christmas Wreaths, Garland, Holiday Events with Santa & Reindeer, Horse-drawn Sleigh Rides, Holiday Wine Dinners, Cooking Classes, Live Nativity Events

• Petting Farms

• Farm Weddings, Dinners & Events

• Educational Classes & Activities

• Farmers Markets

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December—Mid-March September—November
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A A.W. Overhiser Orchards 87 AJ’s Berry Farm 34 Alex’s Veggies 89 Alpena Farmers Market 32 Anderson & Girls Orchards & Gifts 56 Andy T’s Farm Market & Bakery 70 Apple Barrel Cider Mill 68 Apple Valley Orchards 22 B Bakker’s Acres 23 Barden’s Farm Market 87 Barden’s Farm Market II 86 Bardenhagen Farms 23 Battle Creek Farmers Market 75 Bayside Farmers Market 11/13 Bee Wise Farms 12 Berry Hill Farm 99 Bill’s Farm Market 22 Bird’s Berry Patch-Monster PUNK’NS 113 Blake’s Backyard 60 Blake’s Big Apple 96 Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill 96 The Blast Corn Maze 99 Block’s Stand & Greenhouse 114 Bowerman Blueberries Farm Market 82 Brookside Farms Fritz’s Blueberries 85 Brookwood Fruit Farm 60 Brush Farms 88 Buchan’s Blueberry Hill 25 C Calder Dairy & Farms 98 Cedarbrook Trout Farms 33 Chateau Chantal 25 Chateau Grand Traverse 25 Cheboygan Farmers Market 32 Cherry Republic 22 Christofferson Farms 52 Corey Lake Orchards 91 Corn Fun Corn Maze 98 Cotton Creek Farms 24 Country Dairy 53 Country Mill 78 Crane Orchards U-Pick & Corn Maze 79 Crane’s Pie Pantry Restaurant & Winery 80 Critter Barn 57 D Dairy Discovery LLC 42 Dearborn Farmers Market 99 DeBacker Family Dairy 8 DeBuck’s Corn Maze 97 Deer Tracks Junction 43 DeGrandchamp Farms 88 DeLange’s Redberry Farm 48 DeTour Farmers Market 9 The Dexter Cider Mill 100 Dexter Farmers Market 100 Dick Family Farm 20 Donahee Farms 110 Duberville Logging 9 Duke Petting Farm 115 Dutch Farm Market 88 E Ed Dunneback & Girls Farm Market 45 Elk Rapids Farmers Market 17 Elmcrest Acres 9 Erie Orchards & Cider Mill 101 Erwin Orchards 115 Escanaba Farmers Market 9
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michiganfarmfun.com 125 Alphabetical Listings Index F Fantail Farms 16 Farm Bureau BkCV Farmer White’s 27 Farmhaus Cider Co. 49 Flint Farmers Market 61 Flushing Farms 62 Frankenmuth.org 63 Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn 64 Frankenmuth Corn Maze at Weiss Centennial Farm 64 Frankenmuth Farmers Market 64 Franklin Cider Mill 97 The Frosty Apple 100 Fruit Acres Farm Market & U-Pick 78 The Fruitful Orchard & Cider Mill 67 Fruit Ridge Hayrides 51 Fryear’s Little Red Market 45 G Gallagher’s Farm Market 26 Gavin Orchards LLC 44 Gentner-Bischer Farms 69 Gladstone Farmers Market 10 Gladwin Farmers Market 66 Goldberry Woods B&B-Cottages-Farm 92 Golden River Orchard 32 Grand Haven Farmers Market 44 Grandpa Tiny’s Farm 65 GreenStone Farm Credit Services 118 Grow Benzie 16 Gull Meadow Farms 86 Gypsy Farms Market 22 H Hallstedt Homestead Cherries 21 Hamlett Lavender Farm 109 Hanulcik Farm Market 50 Harrietta’s Blueberry Hill 18 Harvey’s Farm 90 Heidi’s Farm Stand 51 Heritage Farms Market 44 Hill Bros. Orchards & Cider Mill 46 Hillside Christmas Tree Farm 104 Discover Holland 83 Holland Farmers Market 82 Hollywood Farms 74 Holtz Christmas Tree Plantation 105 Huhn Strawberry Farm 61/93 Hy’s Cider Mill 113 I Indigo Lavender Farms 67 Iron Fish Distillery 24 J J.W. Morlock & Girls LLC 92 Jacob’s Farm 26 Jake’s Country Meats 77 K Kalkaska Farmers Market 20 Kapnick Orchards 97 Kei Ju Farm 23 Kensington Metropark Farm Center 104 Klenk Orchards Inc. 55 King Orchards - Central Lake 17 Kohl Farms 71 Kokx’s Produce 81 Kreps Apple Barn 103 Krupp Farms 43 Kutchey Family Farm 103
126 Michigan Agritourism Alphabetical Listings Index L Lakeshore Harvest Country 87 Lawrence Farmers Market 84 Leaman’s Green Applebarn 65 Lehmans Orchard Brewery/Farmhouse 77 Lehmans Orchard U-Pick and Winery 85 Lemon Creek Fruit Farm & Winery 75 Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo 54 Local Yokels Farm 27 M M & M Farmers Market 12 Maple Leaf Farm & Creamery 18 Downtown Marquette Farmers Market 11 Maybury Farm 106 McCallum’s Orchard 68 M.E.A.E.P. 39 Meridian Twp. Farmers Market 109 The Merry Hearted Cidery 67 Michigan Ag Council 38 Michigan Agritourism Association Inside Bk/Cv Michigan Apple Committee Inside Fr/Cv Michigan Brewers Guild 107 Michigan Christmas Tree Association 28 Michigan Cider Association 46 Michigan Craft Beverage Council 26 Michigan Farmers Market Association 36 Michigan Maple Syrup Association 29 Michigan Radio 128 Michigan Vegetable Council 121 Middleton Berry Farm 109 Mitchell Farm & Greenhouses 102 Moelker Orchards & Farm Market 46 Montrose Orchards 69 Morgan Composting Inc. 54 Morrison Farms 28 Mud Lake Farm 49 Mueller’s Orchard & Cider Mill 68 Munsell Farms 102 Myrtle & Maude’s 29 N Nelson’s Farm Market 46 New Baltimore Farmers Market 106 Northeast Mich. Farm Mkt. - Oscoda 34 Northeast Mich. Farm Mkt. - Tawas City 35 Northern Lavender 21 Northern Sun Winery 8 Nugent Orchards 18 O Obstbaum Orchards 106 Orchard Hill Farm 42 P Pahl’s Country Store & Pumpkin Patch 17 Painted Turtle Hard Cider 52 Papas Pumpkin Patch 69 Partridge Creek Farm 11 Peacock Road Family Farm 68 Pell’s Pie Patch 11 Phillips Orchards & Cider Mill 70 Pinecrest Christmas Tree Farm 80 Plymouth Orchards & Cider Mill 111 Porter’s Orchard 67 Post Family Farm LLC 49/50 Pregitzer Farm Market LLC 105 Prillwitz Fruit Farms 79 Printwell 117 R Rainbow’s End Alpacas 13 Rajzer’s Farm Market & Greenhouses 78 Red Barn Market 52 Redford Twp. Market at the Marquee 112 Reenders Blueberry Farms 56 Reindeer Ranch 82 Rennhack Orchards Market 48 Riverbend Farms 89 Robinette’s Apple Haus & Winery 47
michiganfarmfun.com 127 Alphabetical Listings Index ZEPHYR HILL FARMS Rochester Cider Mill 108 Downtown Rochester Farmers Market 112 Rockford Package Supply 45 Rooftop Landing Reindeer Farm 43 Rowe’s Produce Farm 116 Royal Farms Inc. 17 Russell Blueberry Farm 65 S Schafer Raspberries 116 Schantz’s Blueberries 70 Schell Family Farm 110 Schramm’s Farm Market 103 Schultz Fruitridge Farm, Inc. 84/85 Schwallier’s Country Basket 55 Serendipity Farms 37 Shelby Twp. Farmers Market 114 Shuler Dairy 74 Sill Bros. U-Pick Tomatoes/Peppers 89 Simpson Family Farm 62 Slagle’s Family Farm 10 Snappy Apple Farm Market 42 Sommerfeldt’s Sommer Fresh Farm 75 Southwest Tourist Council 90 Spicer Orchards 101 Spring Lake Farm & Garden Market 55 Spring Valley Trout Farm 101 Starbuck’s Blueberry Farm 76 Starz Orchards 13 St. Joe Farmers Market 90 St. Louis Farmers Market 71 Stella Farm 112 Stephenson Farm & Market 91 Stiles Pumpkin Barn 61 Stony Creek Orchard and Cider Mill 113 Strauss Produce 77 Swift Pumpkins 76 T Tawas Blueberry Farm 35 Three Cedars Farm 108 Thumb Octagon Barn 66 Thunder Bay Resort 33 Traverse City Tourism 19 True Blue Farms Country Store & U-Pick 81 True North Candle Company 55 Twin Maple Orchards 81 Two K Farms 24 U Uncle John’s Cider Mill 70 Up North Farm Market & Petting Barn 48 V VanElsacker Farms 12 Verellen Orchards & Cider Mill 116 Verhage Fruit Farms 84 W Wahmhoff Farms Nursery 81 Warren Orchards Between the Bays 27 Wasem Fruit Farm 104 WaterFire Vineyards 20 Weesies Brothers Farms 53 Westview Orchards & Winery 116 Wellington Farm USA 33 Whittaker’s Berry Farm 102 Wiard’s Orchards & Country Fair 117 The Wild Pumpkin 60 Wolcott Mill Metropark Farm Center 111 Woodland Enterprises, Inc. 57 Woods Farm 23 Woofs & Hoofs Ranch 86 Wyrick’s Orchard 71

Christmas Trees

Wreaths and Garland

Santa and Reindeer

Winter Farmers Markets


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Holiday Pies

Horse-drawn Sleigh Rides

Craft Beverage + Snowshoe Hikes

Wine Dinners

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