This weekend is shaping up to be all kinds of magical, with unicorns and Ghostbusters, beloved Oz characters and Olaf and his pals all making appearances. There are also animal encounters, s'mores by the firesides, a car petting zoo and an enchanted nature trail, to name a few more.
Don't let the gloomy weather stop you from getting out and exploring the wonderful happenings this weekend. Read on for more!
Jump on a carnival ride and enjoy parades, entertainment, crafts, a car show and tasty food at the Four Flags Apple Fest in Niles (through Sunday)
Watch as the enchanting land of Arendelle springs to life onstage at the Elkhart Civic Theatre during the production of Frozen Jr (through next week)
Celebrate the opening of the Holland Oz exhibit, featuring a ribbon cutting, character meet and greet, free kids' activities and two screenings of The Wizard of Oz
Mark the bountiful fall harvest with food, music, beverages and of course apples at Earth First Farms in Berrien Center
See magical unicorns and try the unicorn-themed corn maze, face paint and more at A-mazing Edwardsburg (now through Sunday)
Learn the basics of animal taxonomy and meet live animals from different groups with the Binder Park Zoomobile at the Herrick District Library in Holland
Gather by the fire at Virtue Cider in Fennville for a night of true storytelling, mulled cider and s'mores
Check out a car petting zoo, Model T rides, vintage carnival games, a scavenger hunt and other fun activities at the Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners
Head to Stokes Homestead Farm Market in Grand Junction for cow train rides, a giant jump pad, magical forest nature trail, duck races and more on Family Farm Fun Day
Hone your ghost-busting skills like agility, hand-eye coordination and slime preparedness from the best at the Ghostbusters Cadet Academy in Paw Paw
Find out more about these and other fun family activities on the Southwest Michigan Kids calendar.
Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments.