The Whiting, Flint Michigan
Participate in the world’s largest conference dedicated to teaching people to be heroes. This two-day conference teaches how to cultivate heroism in your home, workplace and community and how to prepare yourself for heroic acts. Meet heroes and find out how they tick. Listen to speakers from around the country who are experts in the fields of psychology, business, education, sports, Journalism, the military, nursing and more. All of them have a unique perspective on heroism, which is about overcoming discomforts and doing the right thing. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.heroroundtable.com.
Michigan Renaissance Festival, Holly Michigan
Come celebrate the Festival’s “Harvest Huzzah!” weekend featuring a BBQ competition, a Longbow competition, a Harvest Market along with a wine tasting and free Vow renewals starting at 11:30 a.m. Also, be sure to check out the Festival’s full-contact armored jousting tournaments, try a tasty turkey drumstick and browse the Marketplace offering over 50 unique shops. For a detailed schedule of daily activities and upcoming weekends visit www.michrenfest.com. Always free parking – open rain or shine!
Downtown Fenton at Leroy Street, Fenton Michigan
Come out and have some family fun during the 42nd annual Applefest featuring carnival rides, food vendors with lots of apple products, a 5K walk, bingo tent, attic treasure shopping, adult tent with live bands and more. For more information visit www.stjohnapplefest.com.
Erwin L. Davis Education Center, Flint
Browse and shop from a variety of Mom2Mom booths and stock up on school clothes. All proceeds benefit Early Childhood Education programs supported by the Genesee County Educational Foundation. For more information visit www.geneseeisd.org.