Category Archives: Milan

Ann Arbor Apple Orchards & Cider Mills

Ann Arbor Outdoor Activities - Ann Arbor Orchards & Cider Mills

There are several signs that fall is here…kids returning to school, cooler temperatures, and apple season. I’ve compiled a list of Ann Arbor Apple Orchards and Cider Mills. I have split the list into those offering U-Pick Orchards and those that do not. I have compiled information on several of the local apple orchards and cider mills. If I missed […]

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Where to Find Ann Arbor Fireworks Displays?

Ann Arbor Fireworks Displays

Are you looking for Ann Arbor Fireworks Displays? When I moved to Ann Arbor I was disappointed to learn that Ann Arbor doesn’t have a Fireworks display and that many local displays are spread throughout the week before Fourth of July instead of that night. Growing up Fourth of July Fireworks were an annual tradition. Local Ann Arbor Fireworks Display […]

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Fun Day at Wasem Fruit Farm

Wasem Fruit Farm Orchard View

Yesterday afternoon I asked my daughter if she wanted to go apple picking or to a corn maze this weekend. She really wanted to go apple picking. Since the orchards tend to get crowded by mid-morning and afternoon, we knew we wanted to go first thing in the morning. We debated going today (Saturday) or tomorrow (Sunday). We decided to go with […]

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Milan Fair is Next Weekend

The Milan Fair is next weekend starting on Thursday, May 28 and running through Saturday, May 30. The fair will kick off on Thursday with a discounted ride pass and the parade. Friday night they will have a Fireworks show. Saturday will start with a family bike ride and a pancake breakfast before the rides open. We have attended the fair […]

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The Perfect Time to Visit the Wasem Pumpkin Patch

Wasem Fruit Farm Pumpkin Patch

The last several years we have gone both Apple and Pumpkin Picking at Wasem Fruit Farm. We usually make two trips since we prefer the earlier season apples before pumpkins are ready for picking. This year, we visited on a Saturday afternoon at the end of September for apples. Wasem was crowded that day, but we had better luck finding apples than we […]

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Talladay Farms Corn Maze Open for 2014 – Deal Available!

Outside Corn Maze at Talladay Farms Corn Maze

After trying to fit a corn maze into our schedules for a few years, we finally managed to visit Talladay Farms Corn Maze last year. We actually went twice. The first time, my daughter and I visited with her Girl Scout Troop and the second time, we returned to Talladay Farms Corn Maze in the evening. We had a lot of […]

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