Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us for our 49th year of celebrating the sweet arrival of Spring! Learn the maple sugaring process through Sugarbush demonstrations & techniques including a taste test in our Sugarhouse. Activities include wildlife encounters, draft horses, maple cotton candy, games/crafts, and more.

El Caribe Food Truck and Doughrunts will be on-site selling concessions as well as BNC screen printing by The Printmobile. Tribal members from the The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians and Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe will be present with hand drumming, songs, storytelling, and Anishinabek language lessons.



Blandford Nature Center
1715 Hillburn Ave. N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504


Cost: $5/members, $8/non-members
Event Website: Click to Visit
Organizer: Amber Kilpatrick
Organization: Blandford Nature Center
Organizer Phone: 616-735-6240
Organizer Email: [email protected]


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