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Celebrate fall in Michigan. From the Great Lakes Chili Cook Off in Detroit to the Charlevoix Apple Festival southwest of Harbor Springs and Petoskey, it is prime season for a getaway.
With more fresh-water shores than any other state, fall fishing in Michigan is a sportsman's dream; Catch the Motown sound in Detroit, stroll down the Detroit Riverfront, or head outside to the Detroit Zoo for a crisp fall day with the animals; Head over the Mackinac Bridge to the Upper Peninsula and the Great Lakes of Huron, Michigan and Superior with seemingly endless hardwood forests ablaze in fall colors. Your visit to Grand Rapids might see you landing at the Garald R. Ford International Airport, and visiting the Gerald R. Ford Museum.
Venture north for cool outdoor activities – a clear fall day is ideal for a trek in Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park and wildlife spotting in Seney National Wildlife Refuge. Central MI is home to Lake Allegan, while Coloma is where you'll find Lake Michigan Beach – try some fall fishing or boating.
the only thing bigger in fall than Detroit Lion's football might just be the action at the Big House in Ann Arbor. The Detroit Redwings thrill their fans on the ice when the NHL season drops its first puck in October. Check out the University of Michigan Wolverines at Michigan Stadium, dubbed the Big House because it is – seating nearly 110,000 fans. Take in a Lions game in downtown Detroit at Ford Field, while the Redwings hit the ice at Joe Louis Arena.