Northville, Michigan Weekend Events

Do you love shopping at farmers’ markets?

Are you looking to do something special this weekend?

With its small town charm and big city access, Northville, Michigan has a lot to offer. Today and throughout the weekend, Northville has a number of different events for its residents and anyone who would like to join in the fun. From a farmers’ market to a zombie fun run, Northville is kicking off the month of May with a bang.

Northville’s Farmers’ Market

Today is the first day this year that you can enjoy the Northville Farmers’ Market. Every Thursday from now until October, come down to the corner of 7 Mile and Sheldon Road for Northville’s Farmers’ Market to shop for food as well as handcrafted items. The market is open between 8 am and 3 pm.

With over 125 Michigan grown and Michigan made products, you really can’t go wrong. According to Northville’s Chamber of Commerce website, below are some of the products that will be for sale:

  • herbs
  • vegetable plants
  • seasonal produce
  • berries
  • organic produce
  • roses
  • local honey
  • bread & bakery items
  • homemade pasta
  • jams & jellies
  • jewelry
  • juried artisans and crafters, furniture and more

If you are looking to make a day of it, the Northville Farmers’ Market also provides a casual lunch service.

First Friday Experience

If you are looking for something fun to do this Friday night, Downtown Northville is the place to be whether you are going out on a date or out with some friends.

The First Friday Experienc allows you to browse all the vendors of Downtown Northville. What makes this evening of shopping special is the featured artists, the trunk shows, the demonstrations, and the complimentary hors d’oeuvre and glass of wine.

Enjoy this experience on the First Friday of every month from 6 pm to 9 pm. Come see what the shopping in Northville is like.

Zombie 5K Fun Run

“Do you think you have what it takes to survive the zombie apocalypse? Come find out and experience a Day of the LIVING Dead!”

 ~Northville Parks and Rec

This Sunday at the Maybury State Park, you will see something out of the ordinary. You will find an obstacle course set up with zombies in it and people racing through at the Zombie 5K Fun Run.

If you have always wanted to be chased by zombies, the registration is still open and will remain open until May 2nd at 4:30 pm. The fun run begins at 6:30 pm and won’t close until 8:30 pm.

When heading into Maybury State Park, make sure to come in the Eight Mile Road entrance. The cost of the run is $25.


Whether you would like to visit a farmers’ market, head out for a girls’ night out on the town, or participate in a fun 5K run, Northville, Michigan is the place to be this weekend.