Michigan Festivals and Events Association presents:
October Event Listings
The 24th annual BWL Chili Cook-off is back on Friday, October 4 from 5:30-9 p.m. at Cooley Law School Stadium, the home of the Lansing Lugnuts and Lansing Ignite.
Guests will sample chili in the outfield from dozens of vendors, including local restaurants, businesses, non-profits, and organizations.
Making a return again this year is the Chili Dog Eating Contest, where participants race to eat as many chili dogs as they can in 4 minutes. There will also be a main stage with live music, a merchandise tent and access to the play area at the stadium for families. To enter the 2019 Chili Dog Eating Contest (sponsored by Olympic Broil), fill out the waiver form and submit to Angela Sees.
Proceeds from the Chili Cook-off will benefit Pennies for Power, Impression 5 Science Center, and the H.O.P.E. Scholarship Program.
Pre-sale ticket prices are $5 for adults and $3 for kids 12 and under. Day-of ticket prices are $10 for adults and $5 for kids 12 and under.
Harvest Happening Children’s Area will feature inflatables, kids’ rides, pony rides, pumpkin patch, make and take crafts, puppet show and more. This event is held by Waterford Twp Parks and Recreation. Ride wristbands, hayrides, pony rides, crafts etc require fees as do refreshments.
Admission – FREE but “Fees are charged for Individual Attractions”.
- October 12th & 13th 2019
- 9 am – 6 am Saturday 10 am- 5 pm Sunday
- • Antiques Street Fair
- • Arts & Crafts Show
- • Midway Rides & Games
- • Delicious Fair Food
- • Haunted House• Live Entertainment on 4 stages
- • Free Children’s Activities
- • Corn Box & Straw Maze
- • Make-It-Take-It Scarecrows
- • Antique Tractor Show (Saturday)
- • Inflatables
- • Monster Truck Rides
- • Helicopter Rides
- • and Much More
Marshall, MI 49068
Howell, MI 48843
Come to downtown Howell dressed in your Halloween best and experience the 17th Annual Legend of Sleepy Howell. Sponsored in partnership by the Howell Area Parks & Recreation Authority and the City of Howell, Legend Livingston County’s premier Halloween event.
This giant outdoor Trick-or-Treating event is also host to the Annual Headless Horseman 5K & Monster Mile as well as hayrides and many more fall activities!
6:00pm - 8:00pm