Things To Do at The Homestead

Glen Arbor Pumpkin Festival

Sat 21st Oct 2017

Fun fall family & pet-friendly activities with live music during Pumpkin Fest will be held this year at the Glen Arbor Township Park (located at the corner of  M-22 & State Street). Expect peak colors for fall color tours, shopping, dining and a nice weekend to enjoy outdoor recreation. Free to attend but asking a $5 Donation per child to participate in the organize activities.

Pumpkin Carving is open to kids & adults of all ages! Pumpkins will be provided to carve your masterpieces. Later, the Pumpkins will be placed the corner of the park to show off a spectacle of the lit up creations just before dusk.

List of Activities & Times

The fun begins at Noon, with Games, Pumpkin Carving, a Craft Table and Face Painting. The Jack Pine Band returns for live music performance all afternoon as well. 

At 1:00 p.m. is the Costume Parade for children with prizes given to winners in a range of categories. Following at 1:30 p.m. is a Pet Costume Parade with prizes, also in a range of categories.  

Then at 3:00 p.m. there will be the Pie Eating Contest with prizes for kids, teens, and adults. There will be a Chalk Art contest along the sidewalks, a Cake Walk, a Photo Booth and Cider & Donuts for all.

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November Business After Hours

Thu 9th Nov 2017

November is about celebrating family and gratitude.  This month's Leelanau Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours is being hosted by The Homestead.  This will be a wonderful opportunity to network with other county businesses and see the newly updated Welcome Center and Meeting Rooms.

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