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5 Reasons to Celebrate the New Year in Saugatuck/Douglas

Whether your style is out on the town with champagne and fireworks, or cuddled up in front of a fire with a loved one, Saugatuck/Douglas is the place to ring in the New Year. 1. Cozy, Unique Places to Stay After the celebrations come to a close, retreat back to one of our unique lodging […]

Winter Wonderland in Saugatuck/Douglas

Experience the Small-Town Charm of Winter in Saugatuck Snow on the ground means there’s fun to be had in Saugatuck/Douglas. Whether you’re strolling through galleries and shops, cross-country skiing through trails or warming up in our cozy lodging establishments or with our delicious local food and beverages, a winter getaway isn’t far from reach. Just like being at home, […]

Host your Holiday Party in Saugatuck/Douglas

It might seem a tad early to start thinking about holiday parties, but now is the ideal time to start planning those late November, December and even January get-togethers! With the twinkling lights, snowy sidewalks, warmly lit shops and cozy lodging amenities, Saugatuck/Douglas makes the perfect retreat for work holiday parties or a holiday gathering […]

Halloween in Saugatuck/Douglas

From kid’s events like glow-in-the-dark dance parties, to adult favorites like the Giant Pumpkin King rising from the ashes, there’s always something grand and a bit spooky happening in the Saugatuck/Douglas area for Halloween, and this year is no exception. October 26 and 27 will be the weekend where all five community Halloween events for […]

Bike Saugatuck

In Michigan, Autumn is one of the best times of the year to bike, due to “goldilocks weather” – not too hot or too cold, it’s just right. Plus, it’s one of the best ways to see the oranges, yellows and reds that the trees in Michigan take on during this time of the year. […]

So It’s Raining…Now What?

After packing your itinerary full of beach activities, bike rides and boating, you’ve come to realize a rain cloud is quite literally clouding your vacation plans. Although this is not ideal, fear not. There are plenty of rain-friendly activities in the Saugatuck area. So although you may not get to spend your entire day sun tanning, […]

Labor Day Weekend: Must-Do List

September, sweet September. Labor Day Weekend is a glorious time in the Saugatuck area as you still get the heat of summer, with a cool unassuming breeze as the sun goes down. As you prepare for the fall season, we have created a must-do list of activities for whatever your interest may include. Whether you […]

One More Hurrah: Summer Lingers in Saugatuck

Somehow June and July has slipped by and you never planned that vacation you dreamed of in May. Although June and July have come and gone, it’s not too late to plan a great vacation and soak up the final summer rays. Saugatuck summer lasts through September (and even into October most years), so now’s […]

2018 Summer Concert Venues

Celebrate the sounds of summer! This is a particularly wonderful time in the Saugatuck, Douglas, Fennville area because of the varied genres and locations of concerts. Plan a special night out or make it a weekly occurrence – there’s so much to choose from.  D O W N T O W N  S A U […]

Explore Lakeshore Harvest Country

Explore our region’s “Fruit Belt” Nestled along a 30-mile stretch of Michigan’s “Fruit Belt” region lies a collection of orchards, farms and vineyards known as Lakeshore Harvest Country. Take full advantage of West Michigan’s agri-tourism heritage and decide what activity you’re in the mood for this summer season – whether that’s picking blueberries, trying artisan […]