The annual Grand Rivers Trunk-Or-Treat takes place each year on Halloween from 5 PM - 7 PM. Local and area residents, businesses, groups, or organizations set-up "treat stations" indoors and outdoors with goodies and treats for trick-or-treaters. Each treat station is decorated in a theme, most participants wear costumes and make the night a treat for all! A cash prize is award to the best decorated treat station. Everyone from the lakes area is welcomed and invited to set-up a treat station and all trick-or-treaters from the surrounding counties and area are always welcome. In 2020, 16 treat stations were set-up, 700 individuals attended, and over 500 pounds of candy and treats were handed out.
A spectacular sight to see, the Festival of Lights beings the first Friday of November through Mid-January. Over 2 million sparkling Christmas lights adorn the streets of Grand Rivers, Patti's 1880's Settlement, Little Lake Park, and the town's businesses. Lights are on nightly dusk until 10 PM. This is FREE family-friendly way to enjoy the Christmas season.
The annual Hometown Holiday celebration grows each year! The event includes Dicken's style carolers, free carriage rides, character performances and photo opts, & more to get you into the holiday spirit. This is a great family-friendly, free event that has been compared to Disney events and being in a live Hallmark movie by attendees.