Modified Yankee Springs Recreation Area - Fall Harvest Festival (campers only)

Date:  October 09, 2020  -  October 11, 2020
Time: All Day Event
Location: Yankee Springs Recreation Area, 2104 S. Briggs Road, Middleville, MI 49333

Contact: Joseph Jandernoa, park supervisor 269-795-9081

Harvest Festival Games and Activities

Due to COVID-19 operational procedures and protocols designed to protect the health and safety of visitors, volunteers, and staff, the DNR has scaled back some parts of our popular harvest festivals. Here’s what you need to know:

Some of your favorite fall activities will continue if everyone can maintain proper social distancing (at least 6 feet from people outside your household). It’s a good idea to make sure everyone keeps a face covering handy for crowded outdoor settings. The activities in store this year include:

  • Site decorating contest - Go all out with your site decorations so other campers can enjoy the sights as they stroll by. Just remember we’re discouraging interactive displays that invite guests onto your campsite. Winners will recieve prizes.
  • Scavenger hunt - Details will be provided upon check-in. 

Though all other activities, such as trick-or-treating and children's games, aren’t a part of this year’s festivities, we can make sure the tradition continues! We hope you’ll be a part of it, and we look forward to welcoming you for some festive, fall fun. For more information about this event, please call the park

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the park to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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