Would you like to have some Halloween fun with your kids?

Are you looking for that one of a kind Christmas gift?

October and the holidays are kicking off in Northville, Michigan. This weekend, you will find skeletons in Town Square and amazing Friday night shopping. Next weekend, head to the Fall Fair Artisan Market for that one of a kind Christmas gift, and learn all about the amazing people who have been buried in Northville’s Oakwood Cemetery.

Below are the amazing events planned for the next two weekends in Northville that you won’t want to miss.

First Friday Experience

  • October 3, 2014
  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Downtown Galleries and Shops

If you are looking for a great date night or a fun girl’s night out, check out Northville’s First Friday Experience.

Many of the retailers stay open late for this exciting night. They offer special trunk shows and showcase their new products. The Northville retailers will occasionally offer limited time exclusively to the shoppers at the First Friday Experience.

Catch dinner at one of the many Northville restaurants when you have finished shopping to top off a perfect evening on the town.

The Skeletons are Alive in Northville

  • October 3, 2014
  • 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Town Square in Downtown Northville

Are you already looking to get into the Halloween spirit? This Friday during the First Friday Experience, bring the entire family to the Town Square to see the 3rd Annual Skeletons Are Alive event.

You will find 100 skeletons scattered across Downtown Northville, but that’s not all that will be happening on Friday. The Piazza Dance Company will have a ghoulish dance performance, the Parmenter’s Cider Mill and Mystic Kettle will have tasty fall treats, and your kids can find Good to Glow glow-in-the-dark wearables.

Fall Fair Artisan Market

  • October 10, 2014
  • Friday 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
  • Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Sunday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Northville Community Center
  • 303 W. Main

The Fall Fair Artisan Market has been nationally ranked by the Sunshine Artist 200 Best 2013. This fair features 75 different artists. You will find paintings, furniture, fibers, wood, glass, holiday items and much more.

If you are looking for that one of a kind Christmas gift, this is the place to find it. Admission is $3 per adult, and children under 12 get in for free.

Northville Cemetery Walk

  • October 12, 2014
  • 2 pm – 7 pm
  • Oakwood Cemetery
  • 215 West Cady

Have you ever wondered what types of people have lived in Northville in the past? Come and see all the exceptional people who have been buried in the Northville’s Historic Oakwood Cemetery.

You will hear the stories of a Revolutionary War Veteran, a Civil War Solider, a member of the House of Representatives, and even a member of the Underground Railroad.

Tickets are being sold at the First Baptist of Northville’s website and are $10 a person. Children 17 and under get in free with an adult.


Northville, Michigan has a number of exciting events planned for the next two weekends. There is something for everyone from the First Friday Experience in Downtown Northville to the Northville Cemetery Walk for a trip into the rich history of this town.


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