Theme Weekends

2022 Season • Weekends (Sat. & Sun.)
Aug. 20 - Oct. 2 • 10a - 7p
Labor Day, Sept. 5th • Festival Fri., Sept. 30th
Rain or Shine • FREE Parking!
12600 Dixie Hwy., Holly, MI 48442

Theme Weekends

Pirates & Pups

AUG. 20 - 21

Bring your dog & pirate pals for our Pirates & Pups weekend! This weekend will showcase pup rescue groups, pup training demonstrations & contests for dogs. Not only are there activities for your pups, but also for you!

Highland Fling

AUG. 27 - 28

The Highland Games will have you cheering for your favorite athlete in this 8 series event. Championships on Saturday and State Masters on Sunday. Don’t forget to attend the Men in Kilts contest to see who can sport the best kilt.


SEPT. 3, 4 & 5

All barbarians are invited to participate in pillaging the village. This will be a weekend filled with competitive spirit and new experiences. All of our tattooed friends are invited to showcase their ink in our Tattoo Contest. Do you have a awesome beard or mustache to showcase, well enter into our contest to win some great prizes!

Wonders of the World

SEPT. 10 & 11

This weekend will feature a world market and entertainment from around the globe. Also all individuals and dance troupes are invited to the Michigan State Belly Dance Championship. If you don’t feel like competing, you can take a dance lesson or show off your steampunk attire.

Shamrocks & Shenanigans

SEPT. 17 & 18

Transport to Ireland by visiting our Village, where you can find local Irish vendors & fun for all ages. Kick up your heels with traditional Irish music & dance. Got a Kilt? Enter the Men in Kilts contest to discover who can wear it best. This is the largest shenanigans party in Michigan!

Harvest Huzzah

SEPT. 24 & 25

Be on the look out for interpreters for our Deaf Awareness weekend, signs will be posted at the stages they will be featured at. Don’t forget to visit the Valley of Aberdare for the BBQ competition and just to get some good ole’ delicious food. We can’t forget about our Archery Competition, held in the parking lot outside the front gate entrance.

Festival Friday

Sept. 30th

Festival Friday, the Festival’s sole weekday open, features Ladies Shopping Day as well as special educational, shopping, and entertainment options. Don’t forget to buy your Masquerade Ball tickets for a spectacular last weekend.

Sweet Endings

Oct. 1 - 2

A beautiful ending to a fantastic season. This weekend will appease your sweet tooth. Explore our Sweets Vendor Trail to find local goodies that will satisfy your tastebuds.


Jump Ashore and Adventure a New World!