If you are looking for a fun way to celebrate Halloween with your family, then Novi, Michigan is the place to be. Novi is a northwest suburb of Detroit and is filled with amazing restaurants, great people, and hosts fun-filled activities for the whole family.

Be sure to get out your calendar to plan for the following October events.

Trick-or-Trucks in Novi Michigan

  • Date: October 22, 2015
  • Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
  • Location: Novi Civic Center

If you have never been to Novi, then you are in for a great surprise, and this Thursday is a great opportunity to see what this amazing town is about. Located at the Novi Civic Center, will be an awesome family event called Trick-or-Trucks.

Trick-or-Trucks is the perfect event for children and families. This event allows for your children to not only experience classic trick-or-treating, but also allows them to do this favorite activity while viewing the biggest trucks from around town in their favorite Halloween costumes.

Imagine your little ones getting a chance to sit on a dump truck, fire truck, bulldozer, and to view up close the magic of a bright yellow school bus. Enjoy the event sipping hot cider and eating a donut with your family and friends while dressed in your Halloween best.

The event is this Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm. Tickets are $8.00 for residents and $10 for non-residents. Registration closed on October 16, and if you missed the sign up that doesn’t mean you have missed out. You can pay at the door for an extra charge. To check about additional charges, openings, and any other questions you might have, please call 248-347-0474.

If the weather is bad, the date will be moved to Friday, October 23. Do you have a large vehicle that might be a great addition to the rest of the group? Please call the Recreation Supervisor, Cristin Spiller at 248-347-0474.

Pink Door Campaign

As you drive through Novi, look out for all the pink that is flooding the town. The City of Novi has painted the town pink for the month of October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Novi’s Mayor Gatt and Providence Park Hospital have teamed up and asked all businesses, non-profits, schools, and residences to get creative and decorate their front doors pink for the Pink Door Campaign. It is a sweet and simple way to honor someone who has lost the battle with breast cancer and come together to celebrate cancer survivors while also increasing breast cancer awareness.

Mobile Mammography

  • Date: October 30, 2015
  • Time: By Appointment, 9:00 am to Noon
  • Location: Novi Civic Center

The Novi Civic Center will be bringing the Anthony L. Soave Family Mobile Mammography & Health Screening Center on October 30. This convenient “private screening center on wheels” takes just 15 minutes, and is covered by most insurance companies. If you are a woman over 40 and haven’t had a mammogram this year, you can sign up. For more information, please call 844-757-6266.

Halloween in Novi

  • Date: October 31, 2015
  • Recommended Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Halloween will be celebrated in Novi, Michigan on Saturday, October 31, 2015. The recommended hours of trick-or-treating are from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm according to the City of Novi. For safety tips, please see Halloween Safety Tips.

Over to You

If you are new to the area, or looking at moving to Michigan, Novi is a great town to consider. The location has to be one of the greatest assets. It is located just 25 miles northwest of Detroit, and 24 miles northeast of Ann Arbor, and at the heart of the city is where three major highways connect: I-96, I-696, I-275 and M-5 making it one of the easiest accessible locations in Michigan.

If you are looking to move into the area and have questions, please give us a call. We would be honored to help you find your next home in Novi.