Huckleberry Playtime

Come enjoy a weekend of summer fun for children – 19th century style!

We’re bringing out old-fashioned favorites including jump ropes, relay races, and water games all geared to the skills and interests of our young visitors. They’ll also enjoy the vintage amusement rides. And they can have fun putting together a make-it-and-take-it-home craft project.

And, there’s more!

  • Talk with villagers as they go about their 19th century chores.
  • Listen to the music of Village minstrel.
  • Shop for candy and Michigan-made treats in the General Store.
  • Michigan Pedal Pullers
  • Games throughout the weekend
  • Water play at the Eldridge house

When everyone’s ready for a little rest, hop aboard the Huckleberry Railroad for a 40 minute ride through the summertime countryside, or watch for wildlife from the deck of the Genesee Belle while you cruise picturesque Mott Lake.

Tickets for village admission and the Huckleberry Railroad can be purchased in advance. The Village is open from 10 am to 5 pm, and parking is FREE.

Upcoming Events

For-Mar On The Road: Birds of Prey

Chevy Commons
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Fri,
    June
    22

    Nutrition in the Treehouse

    For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Fri,
    June
    22

    Truck Farm: Food from the Farm!

    Flushing County Park, Pavilion 1
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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  • Fri,
    June
    22

    46th - Annual Sloan Museum Auto Fair

    Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad
    10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat,
    June
    23

    Honeybee Hive Inspection

    For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum
    10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Sat,
    June
    23

    Wildflower Walk

    Linden County Park, Pavilion 2
    10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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  • Sat,
    June
    23

    Caterpillar Kids – Become a Butterfly Scientist

    For-Mar Nature Preserve & Arboretum
    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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  • Sat,
    June
    23

    For-Mar On The Road: Birds of Prey

    Creasy Bicentennial Park, Sledding Hill Pavilion
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Sat,
    June
    23
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