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2020 SUMMER SEASON CLOSED
In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad will remain closed to the public for the 2020 summer season.
May 23 – September 7, 2020
Wednesday – Sunday, and Holidays, 10am – 5pm
The Village is closed Mondays and Tuesdays, except holidays. (
May 25 and September 7)
Each year Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad is open for the summer season from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Labor Day is our last open day of the summer season. After Labor Day Crossroads Village closes to prepare for our Halloween Ghosts & Goodies program. Click here for details on that program.
Ticket booth sales start 15 minutes before the Village opens and end at 4:30pm for that day.
Groups of 20 or more can receive a discounted rate with an advance reservation made through our reservations office. Call 810.736.7100 ext. 6 for more information.
It is highly recommended that you purchase your Huckleberry Railroad train tickets early as they often sell out in advance. For your convenience summer, Halloween and Christmas tickets are sold year round online, at the Genesee County Parks administrative offices Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm or at the village during normal operating hours for that season.
The below rates do not apply to Day Out With Thomas™ dates in August.
|Village Only Ticket||Combination Ticket – Village with Train||Deluxe Ticket – Village W/Train & Boat|
|Adult (13 – 59)||$12.00||$21.00||$26.00|
|Child (25months – 12 years)||$10.00||$18.00||$22.00|
|Children 24 months and under||Free||Free||Free|
STANDARD RATE EXCEPTIONS
- NO Family, Individual, Group Home Passes or Coupons are valid during Day Out With Thomas event, including the Genesee Belle, Village only or Train.
- Genesee Belle tickets purchased in conjunction with “free admission only pass” are as follows
- Adult, Senior, Child: $9.00
- Huckleberry Railroad tickets purchased in conjunction with “free admission only pass” are $9.00 for everyone 25 months and older.
Amusement Ride Tickets
The Charles W. Parker Carousel, Superior Wheel, miniature mechanical pony cart, miniature Flyer Train, Venetian swing, and wheelchair accessible swing: $1.50 each or 4 for $5.00
May 23 – September 7, 2020:
- Wednesday through Sunday: 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm, and 4:00 pm
- Additional trains may be added as needed.
May 23 – September 7, 2020:
There’s a surprise waiting for you at the Village dock. It’s the beautiful Genesee Belle, a replica of the paddlewheel riverboats that were popular during Mark Twain’s time, and you’re invited on board for a scenic 45-minute cruise around Mott Lake.
Leaves Crossroads Village at 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, and 4:00pm.
*Cruises may change due to weather and private charters.
The Genesee County Parks and Recreation Commission has taken great care to enhance the accessibility of Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad with its dirt roads and uneven boardwalks by offering free of charge on a first–come, first-serve basis, a limited supply of conventional (non-electric) wheelchairs. If you need a wheelchair, it is recommended that you bring your own— especially on busy weekends.
We have a wheelchair swing with our vintage amusement rides. Huckleberry Railroad will hold up to 12 wheelchairs. The lift ramp on the train for wheelchairs will hold 600 pounds capacity which includes the weight of the wheelchair and the person.
Summer Special Programming
Honoring American Veterans – May 23-25, 2020
Genesee County Day – Saturday, May 30, 2020
Fiber Festival – Saturday, June 6, 2020
Michigan Timber Days – June 13-14, 2020
Independence Day Celebration – Saturday, July 4, 2020
Day at the Museum – Saturday, July 11, 2020
Kids Mystery Weekend – July 25-26, 2020
Railfans Weekend – August 1-2, 2020
Day Out With Thomas – August 14-16 & 21-23, 2020
Adult Mystery Weekend – August 29-30, 2020