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SEPTEMBER 3 - DECEMBER 31, 2020

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes Exhibition

Dearborn, Michigan

An exhibition for the hero in all of us. From comics to film, Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes and props. Spectacular artifacts thrill both avid collectors and casual fans, while immersive set pieces, soundscapes and interactive elements bring the Marvel Universe to life in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. The biggest Marvel exhibition ever chronicles the story of Marvel and its influence on visual culture, while also uncovering the stories of individual characters like Captain America, Spider-Man, Black Panther, Captain Marvel and Doctor Strange. Thousands of characters. Hundreds of creators. One experience beyond imagination.

Nearest Amtrak Station: Dearborn, MI Station (DER)

 

SEPTEMBER 12, 2020

Motorcities National Heritage Area/Auto Heritage Bike Tour

Detroit, Michigan

Discover how Detroit became the center of the automotive industry on this tour. The 12-mile tour takes in the Globe Building, Dequindre Cut, Packard Plant, the GM Detroit-Hamtramck (Poletown) Assembly Plant, Milwaukee Junction with a stop at the Piquette Plant, New Center (old GM Headquarters and Fisher Building) and TechTown, where you will learn how industry is evolving with advanced technology. On the return trip, you will pass the Michigan Theatre, the location of Ford’s original workshop, the Bagley Garage.

Nearest Amtrak Station: Detroit, MI Station (DET)

 

OCTOBER 9 - 25, 2020

Hallowe’en in Greenfield Village

Dearborn, Michigan

What is the most enchantingly thrilling Hallowe’en adventure of all time? The story you create in Greenfield Village through magical encounters with show-stopping storybook characters along a path lit by over 1,000 hand-carved jack-o’-lanterns. Throughout your evening, comfort yourself with craft beers, warm apple cider and fresh doughnuts, then stop for a photo opportunity at your favorite scene. The torches are lit, bells are tolling, skeletons are dancing, and pumpkins are singing — all to make this the most stirring night of the year.

Nearest Amtrak Station: Dearborn, MI Station (DER)

OCTOBER 31, 2020

Halloween Trick or Treat

St. Joseph, Michigan

Grab your costumes and join us for trick-or-treating in the Benton Harbor Arts District and downtown St. Joseph merchant locations. Participating merchants and organizations will hand out treats during this festive event.

Nearest Amtrak Station: St. Joseph-Benton Harbor, MI Station (SJM)

NOVEMBER 20, 2020

26th Annual Luminary Festival

St. Joseph, Michigan

Stroll through the beautiful candlelit streets as 1,000 luminaries light your way as you shop in downtown St. Joseph. Shops will be open late on Friday and throughout the weekend to provide refreshments, great sales, amazing product offerings and more. Let them entice you with wonderful gifts and festive holiday decor. While you're here, enjoy a wide selection of area restaurants and eateries.

Nearest Amtrak Station: St. Joseph-Benton Harbor, MI Station (SJM)

 

DECEMBER 5, 2020

22nd Annual Reindog Holiday Parade

St. Joseph, Michigan

Visit St. Joseph, Michigan, for a fantastic way to kick off the holiday season. The annual Reindog Holiday Parade features dressed up pets and their owners in a variety of holiday garb. Be prepared to see all kinds of costumes from "Santa Bernard’s" to "Reindeer Rottweilers" at this must-see event. The event also marks the arrival of Santa who will be available for wish list conversations and photos. Kids will have a chance to visit with some of their favorite friends including Rex from Curious Kids' Museum, Flick from Celebration Cinema, Splash from Silver Beach Center and the queens from the Southwest Michigan Scholarship Fund. Guests are encouraged to participate and walk in the parade.

Nearest Amtrak Station: St. Joseph-Benton Harbor, MI Station (SJM)