Three separate trees mark different stages in the changing color go the leaves at P.J. Hoffmaster State Park in Norton Shores. (MLive file photo)
SAGINAW, MI — From a family-friendly Zoo Boo event to a psychic expo, here are some upcoming events happening in and around Saginaw County to fill your fall calendar:
2nd Annual FIESTA K?ONDA!
The 2nd Annual FIESTA K?ONDA! is taking place under the pavilion at downtown Saginaw’s SVRC Marketplace now through Sunday, Sept. 18.
Visitors can browse and shop the local vendors offering food, clothing and other goods during this free outdoor event.
SVRC Marketplace is located at 203 S. Washington Ave.
Rebel Co. Fall Market
The Rebel Co. Fall Market returns to Coal Miners’ Park in St. Charles Friday and Saturday, Sept. 16-17.
The market will feature more than 100 vendors offering clothing, antiques, furniture, candles, apothecary, food and more.
Pre-sale tickets for Friday’s VIP Night event are $15, and general admission is $5 at the gate from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
Coal Miners’ Park is located at 1000 N. Saginaw St.
Find Rebel Co. Fall Market on Facebook or visit for more information.
Japan Festival
Downtown Saginaw’s Japanese Cultural Center will host its annual Japan Festival Sunday, Sept. 18.
The free festival takes place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the cultural center, 527 Ezra Rust Drive.
“The festival will introduce different facets of the Japanese culture to our guests,” said Masumi Azu, executive director of the Japanese Cultural Center. “We also have new (features) to show people.”
The Japan Festival will include a tea ceremony for $10 per person; bonsai, ikebana and origami demonstrations; stage performances including Taiko drummers; children’s games, and refreshments.
Click here for more information.
Harvest Fest at Johnson’s Pumpkin Farm
Saginaw County’s Johnson’s Pumpkin Farm is hosting its Harvest Fest from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25.
The event will include crowing of the Junior Pumpkin Prince and Princess, a DJ, children’s train rides, horse rides, face painting, a photographer, a blacksmith, kettle corn, roasted nuts and more.
Johnson’s Pumpkin Farm is located at 4715 N. Portsmouth Road.
Find Johnson’s Pumpkin Farm on Facebook or visit for more information.
Harvest Days in Frankenmuth
Visit Frankenmuth’s Heritage Park for Harvest Days 2022.
The free event hosted by Frankenmuth Parks & Recreation takes place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8.
The festival will include inflatables, hayrides, backyard games, popcorn and caramel apples.
Find Harvest Days on Facebook for more information.
Zoo Boo at Saginaw Children’s Zoo
Zoo Boo returns to Saginaw Children’s Zoo this October.
The family-friendly event takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Oct. 8-9, 15-16 and 22-23.
The zoo is located at 1730 S. Washington Ave.
Find Saginaw Children’s Zoo on Facebook or visit for more information.
Psychics, mediums and healers coming to Saginaw
Psychics, mediums and healers will convene at Saginaw Township’s Horizons Conference Center for a Fall Psychic & Holistic Expo next month.
The event organized by Rock Your World Events will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, and Sunday, Oct. 9. More than 80 psychics, mediums, healers, holistic vendors, and crystal and metaphysical vendors will offer their products and services, including aura photography, reiki healing and massage.
The event will also feature musical entertainment and food concessions.
Tickets are available for $10 via now, and Eventbrite ticket holders will receive a free crystal with admission.
Click here for more information.
Boo Bash in downtown Midland
Boo Bash, downtown Midland’s Halloween party, is Friday night, Oct. 28.
The event takes place from 6 p.m. to midnight outdoors.
More details coming soon.
Find Boo Bash – Downtown Midland’s Halloween Party on Facebook to learn more.
Halloween at the Markets
Halloween at the Markets, a free event at SVRC Marketplace and the Saginaw Farmers Market, takes place from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29.
Dress up in your Halloween costumes and enjoy shopping, a candy giveaway, healthy treats and a pumpkin decorating contest.
Find Halloween at the Markets! on Facebook for more information.
Halloween party for adults with disabilities
Heart of the City Development Center is hosting a free Halloween party for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
The event featuring live music, food and drinks, a costume contest and prize giveaways will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at Buena Vista Community Center, 1940 S. Outer Drive in Buena Vista Township.
For more information, find Heart of the City Development Center on Facebook or click here to donate.
Read more about Heart of the City Development Center here.
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