Southwest Michigan Festivals and Fairs for Families

Festivals for Families near Kalamazoo

Discover the Best of Kalamazoo’s Fests

Celebrate food, music, culture, art, and history throughout Kalamazoo with Fairs and Festivals.

Summer is jam-packed with food fests and outdoor concerts to soak up that Michigan sunshine. Winter brings indoor markets, along with holiday-themed fests.

And spring and fall have a little bit of everything with Kalamazoo boasting a wide array of fun and family-friendly festivals from county fairs, balloon festivals, harvest festivals and plenty more.  Bonus – many are FREE.

Continue to check back as more festivals and fairs are added.

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Listed: SWMI Festivals & Fairs

Is there anything better than taking your family to the Fair? It’s practically a family must-do activity. Find year-round fairs and festivals all around Southwest Michigan:

Festivals And Fairs

The carnival midway returns to Wings Event Center! Reduced capacity, masks required.

3600 Vanrick Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
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Festivals And Fairs

The carnival midway returns to Wings Event Center! Reduced capacity, masks required.

3600 Vanrick Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
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Festivals And Fairs

The carnival midway returns to Wings Event Center! Reduced capacity, masks required.

3600 Vanrick Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
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Festivals And Fairs

The carnival midway returns to Wings Event Center! Reduced capacity, masks required.

3600 Vanrick Dr
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
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Festivals And Fairs, Free, Top Pick

Previously called June Jubilee, is chock-full of fun, art, food, and music in an entirely outdoor setup featuring events the community has come to know and love: Art on the Mall, Do-Dah Parade, and KIA Arts Fair.

Kalamazoo, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Previously called June Jubilee, is chock-full of fun, art, food, and music in an entirely outdoor setup featuring events the community has come to know and love: Art on the Mall, Do-Dah Parade, and KIA Arts Fair.

Kalamazoo, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Previously called June Jubilee, is chock-full of fun, art, food, and music in an entirely outdoor setup featuring events the community has come to know and love: Art on the Mall, Do-Dah Parade, and KIA Arts Fair.

Kalamazoo, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

An estimated 35 artists covering a variety of mediums at this two-day soft-juried, outdoor arts festival. Plus live performances.

S Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Previously called June Jubilee, is chock-full of fun, art, food, and music in an entirely outdoor setup featuring events the community has come to know and love: Art on the Mall, Do-Dah Parade, and KIA Arts Fair.

Kalamazoo, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Free, Top Pick

An estimated 35 artists covering a variety of mediums at this two-day soft-juried, outdoor arts festival. Plus live performances.

S Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Previously called June Jubilee, is chock-full of fun, art, food, and music in an entirely outdoor setup featuring events the community has come to know and love: Art on the Mall, Do-Dah Parade, and KIA Arts Fair.

Kalamazoo, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Top Pick

Car, Bike, & Tractor show, Kid's Zone with Magic show, Petting Zoo, Critchlow Alligator Farm, Face & Rock painting, inflatables, and more! NOTE, no Carnival this year

Plainwell, MI
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Festivals And Fairs, Top Pick

June 12, 2021 | 10am-2pm

A fun event where the whole family can learn and explore vehicles from our community!

2900 Lake Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
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Festivals And Fairs, Top Pick

3 day festival with a midway, parade, food, arts & crafts show, car show, 5k/1 mile fun run/walk, kids zone, concert & fireworks

112 Spring St
Three Rivers, MI 49093
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Festivals And Fairs

3 day festival with a midway, parade, food, arts & crafts show, car show, 5k/1 mile fun run/walk, kids zone, concert & fireworks

112 Spring St
Three Rivers, MI 49093
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Festivals And Fairs

3 day festival with a midway, parade, food, arts & crafts show, car show, 5k/1 mile fun run/walk, kids zone, concert & fireworks

112 Spring St
Three Rivers, MI 49093
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Festivals And Fairs, Top Pick

Air Show, Balloons, Fireworks, Carnival, and more! See schedule online for hours & pricing.

15551 S Airport Rd
Battle Creek, MI 49015
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Festivals And Fairs

Air Show, Balloons, Fireworks, Carnival, and more! See schedule online for hours & pricing.

15551 S Airport Rd
Battle Creek, MI 49015
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Festivals And Fairs

Air Show, Balloons, Fireworks, Carnival, and more! See schedule online for hours & pricing.

15551 S Airport Rd
Battle Creek, MI 49015
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Festivals And Fairs

Air Show, Balloons, Fireworks, Carnival, and more! See schedule online for hours & pricing.

15551 S Airport Rd
Battle Creek, MI 49015
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Festivals And Fairs

Air Show, Balloons, Fireworks, Carnival, and more! See schedule online for hours & pricing.

15551 S Airport Rd
Battle Creek, MI 49015
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Including a 5k, Arts & Crafts Show, Live performances, Children's Area, Parade, and more!

122 N Riverview Dr
Parchment, MI 49004
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Including a 5k, Arts & Crafts Show, Live performances, Children's Area, Parade, and more!

122 N Riverview Dr
Parchment, MI 49004
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Youth will experience African art & dance, VR experiences, painting and clay molding and other interactive activities. Free entertainment and free food for everyone.

1000 W Paterson St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
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Festivals And Fairs, Free

Including a 5k, Arts & Crafts Show, Live performances, Children's Area, Parade, and more!

122 N Riverview Dr
Parchment, MI 49004
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