Is this summer flying by for everyone else, or is it just us? We haven't been to the beach nearly enough, and there are so many other incredible options to get into this weekend in Southwest Michigan. Road rallies, county fairs, Wild West train adventures and hot air balloons are just a few.
What's the highlight of your weekend gonna be?
Get your fill of carnival rides, barn animals and tasty fair food at the Van Buren County Fair in Hartford (through Saturday)
Witness the whimsical worlds of Oz and Wonderland collide in Holland Civic Theatre children's production (through Sunday)
Ride the 1950s Diesel Replica at Eden Springs Park in Benton Harbor and discover a slice of fascinating history (continues Saturday)
Cozy up for an all-ages showing of Apollo 13 under the stars at Niles' Riverfront Park
Learn all about birds of prey and bring a picnic lunch to enjoy at the Outdoor Discovery Center in Holland
Celebrate the grand opening of St Joe's Box Factory for the Art's new art market, with artists and their works, demos, stories and more
Watch hot air balloon launch into the skies and enjoy a lineup of other festivities at the Grand Rapids Hot Air Balloon Festival (through Sunday)
Dance the polka and snack on pretzels, brats and more at the German Fest in St Joe
Travel back to the Wild West and help the sheriff catch a notorious gang of outlaws during a rollicking adventure aboard a vintage train in Coopersville
Embark on rollicking scavenger hunt from South Haven during the annual Lakeshore Harvest Country Road Rally
Drift into South Haven for a smashing lineup of local bands, kids activities and ice cream during the Rhythm on the River
Grab a blanket and cozy up to watch Wall-E at the Whirlpool Centennial Park in St Joe
Check out all the exciting details and more on the Southwest Michigan Kids calendar.