Highland Recreation Area - Haven Hill FestivalDate: August 26, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Location: Highland Recreation Area, 5200 Highland Road, White Lake, MI 48383
Contact: Highland Recreation Area 248-889-3750
Come to the Haven Hill Festival and enjoy a celebration of the amazing natural and historic resources. The Haven Hill section of this beautiful park was once the country estate home of Edsel and Eleanor Ford and their family. This year’s event will feature several summer outdoor activities including the new Cedar Creek hiking, biking and equestrian trail, vintage Model A Ford automobiles, an 1860’s era baseball game with a live brass band, Haven Hill history and art displays, walking tours, children’s activities, summer foods and beverages and more! The free family event promotes awareness of the wonderful natural and historic resources that make up Highland State Recreation Area and the Haven Hill National Natural Landmark.
The festival is provided to the public at no charge, however a Recreation Passport is required for park entry. A free shuttle van will be provided to transport visitors to and from the Haven Hill Lodge, Edsel Ford Barn, Goose Meadow and the Gate House. The Haven Hill section of Highland State Recreation Area is located in Highland/White Lake, enter via the main gate at 5200 Highland Road (M-59) between Duck Lake and Bogie Lake roads. The event occurs in Goose Meadow near the Historic Haven Hill Structures.
Event may be cancelled or delayed due to inclement weather. For more information please contact the Friends of Highland Recreation Area or call 248-494-8919.
Please Note: The Michigan Department of Natural Resources makes every effort to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information on the web calendar. However, dates occasionally change and events may be canceled for any reason. Please call the unit hosting the event to confirm dates and times prior to your arrival.
For camping reservations, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.