September 14-17 Down Home Days
Mason • (517) 676-1046
Check out fall colors and join Mason folks for a free outdoor concert Thursday, family activities on Friday and craft show on Saturday at the historic Ingham County Courthouse Square, along with so much more!
September 15-16 Michigan BluesFest
Lansing • (517) 371-4600
What started in 1994 as the Michigan BluesFest and then transformed in 2003 into the fall Old Town BluesFest has now come full circle and is known as the Michigan BluesFest to reflect the wide audience the festival draws from around our great state.
September 24 American Heritage Festival
Lansing • (517) 322-0030
A celebration at Woldumar Nature Center of Mid-Michigan heritage through crafting demonstrations, live entertainment, a market of local vendors and family-friendly activities.
September 29 Board of Water & Light Chili Cookoff
Lansing • (517) 702-6377
Local businesses compete to win the hearts, palates and votes of attendees. Competitors showcase culinary skills at a downtown party with chili, cold beer, margaritas and live bands.
September 29-30 Oktoberfest
Lansing • (517) 485-4283
Old Town Oktoberfest, Lansing’s only German-style festival, features all things German, including live polka, German fare and, of course, wonderful German beers in souvenir mugs to remember the event.