Events In and Around Hillsdale

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May - October   Hillsdale County Farmer's Market  Downtown Hillsdale, MI  Come see what fresh and green really mean at the Hillsdale County Farmer's Market on the historic Courthouse Square, open seasonally each Saturday morning from mid-May through October.
April - November 2016  The Gospel Barn  The Gospel Barn  Attached is the 2016 schedule for the Gospel Barn. More information can be found at their web-site:
August 19, 2016  Movies in the Park - Zootopia  Mrs. Stock's Park  The City of Hillsdale and the Hillsdale BPU will present another "Movie in the Park" on Friday, August 26, 2016 at dark. The movie "Minions" will be shown at Mrs. Stock's Park. The movie will be shown free of charge! CAPA will also be providing popcorn and hot dogs at no charge!
August 26, 2016  Movies in the Park - Minions  Mrs. Stock's Park  The City of Hillsdale and the Hillsdale BPU will present another "Movie in the Park" on Friday, August 26, 2016 at dark. The movie "Minions" will be shown at Mrs. Stock's Park. The movie will be shown free of charge!
August 27, 2016  Free Fest at Hillsdale Free Methodist Church  Hillsdale FREE Methodist Church, 150 Union Street  Free Fest is a family fun carnival open to the community and EVERYTHING IS FREE! (no strings attached). In the past, Free Fest has included: inflatables, cookout lunch from 11-1, face painting, carnival games & prizes, balloon animals, cotton candy, snow cones, photo booth, and much more! The event is held from 11:00 am until 2:00 p.m. You can find out more at
August 30, 2016  The Source  Hillsdale College  If you represent Hillsdale County retail business or restaurant, you won't want to miss this opportunity to connect with the Hillsdale College campus! The Source is a three hour event on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 from 10:00 - 1:00 p.m. The event is held during Orientation and provides students with resources to campus and the community.
September 9-11, 2016  Indiana Outboard Races  Baw Beese Lake- Launching from Owen Memorial Park, Hillsdale MI  The Indiana Outboard Association is one of many regional clubs that organize and run outboard regattas. It is an Indiana not-for-profit corporation with active members from several states.
September 10, 2016  Garden Tea Party and Open House  1620 Barber Dr, Hillsdale, MI   On Saturday, September 10th, 2016 from 2:30pm - 4:30pm Join the celebration of the Barber House Children's Garden at the Arboretum. Sampling of herbal teas and garden treats, don't forget to wear your best outdoor party hat!
September 11, 2016  Patriot's Day Fly-In  Hillsdale Municipal Airport  This is an event you don't want to miss! The Hillsdale Municipal Airport will be the site for an all-day family event celebrating Patriot's Day 2016! The day begins at 7:00 a.m. with a Pancake Breakfast sponsored by the Hillsdale Exchange Club. After breakfast, you can enjoy helicopter & airplane rides then check out the new, antique, and experimental airplanes on display. In addition to flying machines, the Bi-Centennial Car Club will sponsor a car show including muscle cars, classic vehicles, hot-rods, and customs. The event will be held rain or shine, so come on Patriot's Day for an enjoyable day for all ages!
September 14 & 15, 2016  Hillsdale College Rummage Sale  Hillsdale College: Corner of Oak St & College St.   Hillsdale College Board of Women Commissioners Rummage Sale, Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 from 9:00am - 6:00pm. and Thursday, September 15th, 2016 from 9:00am- noon.
September 17, 2016  Art Around Town  Downtown Hillsdale  Join in the fun Downtown Hillsdale, September 17th from 9:00 AM. - Noon! Art Around Town will display local artists and their work in the downtown Hillsdale shops!
September 25th - October 1st   Hillsdale County Fair  115 S. Broad St. Hillsdale, MI   "The Most Popular Fair on Earth" People from all over Michigan and the surrounding areas await the return of the Hillsdale County Fair each fall and the traditional and time enhanced old favorites they have come to expect and treasure over the years.
September 28, 2016  Justin Moore in Concert  115 S. Broad St. Hillsdale, MI   Hillsdale County Fair Headliner Justin Moore in Concert, Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 7:30p.m. Tickets for the show go on sale at 8 a.m. May 19 at the Hilsldale County Fair Office and at Star Tickets, (800) 585-3737 or
October 5-8, 2016  The Eumenides, Aeschylus  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI   
November 16-19, 2016  Death of a Salesman, Arthur Miller  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI  
December 5 & 6, 2016  Staged Reading of Alison’s House, Susan Glaspell  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI  
December 10, 2016  Winter Lights Festival  1620 Barber Dr. Hillsdale, MI   On Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm stop by the Barber House Children's Garden which will be illuminated by thousands of lights, creating a winter wonderland. Hot chocolate inside for warming up and you can make an ornament to take home.
March 1-5, 2016  Kiss Me Kate, Cole Porter  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI  
April 7-9, 2016  Tower Dancers in Concert  81 E. College St. Hillsdale, MI