Family Friendly Events to Enjoy This Spring in Northville, Mi

Are you looking to get out of the house after a long winter?

Want to keep the kids busy this spring?

Happy first day of spring everyone! Today feels a little like spring with the high temperature of 45 degrees and rain in the forecast in Northville. With the freezing temperatures and all the snow that we have had this winter, the 45 degrees is a welcomed change.

Today, I would like to take some time and share with you the different events that are happening in Northville, Michigan throughout the spring of 2014. Northville is known for its small town feel and big city access. The list below will show you why.

Spring Events Happening in Northville, Michigan

Last Weekend for the Maple Syrup Experience at Maybury Farm
Saturday and Sunday, March 28-29
Tours at: 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm

If you know someone who grew up in Michigan, they will most likely share the childhood memories of learning how maple syrup is made. From tapping the trees, to processing the sap and learning how the sap turns into maple syrup, you can create the same great memories with your children at the Maybury Farm in Northville. This is the last weekend, so make plans to attend today.

First Friday Experience
Downtown Northville
First Friday of each month between 6:00 – 9:00 pm

On the first Friday of each month come and see all that the businesses in Northville, Michigan have to offer at the First Friday Experience. Artists, trunk shows, samples, and maybe even a complimentary glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres await you.

If you’re interested, simply head down to Downtown Northville on the first Friday of the month between 6:00 – 9:00 pm.

Maybury State Park Egg STRAVAGANZA
700 W. Baseline Rd., Northville, MI 
Saturday, April 19
11:00 am

Mark you calendar to bring the kids to the Maybury State Park in Northville for a fun filled Egg Stravaganza. Rain or shine, this event will take place on April 19 and kicks off at 11 am. The schedule of events is as follow:

  • 11 a.m. - Ages 5 & under Egg Scramble;
  • 11:10 a.m. - Ages 6 & up Egg Scramble;
  • 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – Games; Face Painting; Crafts; Seed planting

Recreation Passports are required for all vehicles entering the park. If you do not have one, the cost is $11.00. For more information, please visit the Downtown Northville website or call the Maybury State Park at 248-349-8390.

Northville’s Farmers’ Market
Corner of 7 Mile and Sheldon Roads
Opens: First Thursday in May
8:00 am – 3:00 pm

It won’t be long now until you can stroll through Northville’s Farmers’ Market in search of all the amazing things that Michigan farmers have to offer. Beginning in May and ending in October, the Northville’s Farmers’ Market is open every Thursday from 8 am - 3 pm on the corner of 7 Mile Road and Sheldon Road.

For more information, please visit the please visit the Northville Chamber of Commerce’s website or call 248- 349-7640.


Whether you are looking to create special memories with your children or visit a farmers’ market to buy home grown vegetables and flowers this spring, Northville, Michigan has a variety of events for you and your family to enjoy this spring.