Detroit Region of Michigan

Enjoy the Fall Season in Michigan Region 1: Detroit Area

Michigan Life's Detroit Area including Monroe County, Washtenaw County and Wayne County Michigan

Fall in Region 1: Detroit Area

Michigan Life's Region 1 is the southeastern corner of our state and home to our largest city, Detroit. From Detroit's Riverfront you can enjoy both the skyline of the city and of neighbors across the border in Windsor, Canada. Enjoy a number of historical attractions including The Henry Ford Museum, Motown Museum and the Detroit Institute of Arts. Families are never lacking family activities such as the Detroit Zoo, Detroit Institute of Arts. star gazing at the Michigan Science Center or a outing to enjoy the changing colors on the Detroit Riverfront or any of the Metro Parks.

You have come to the right place if you want to see the magic fall colors of Michigan. Below you will find the best Fall Color Tours, Apple Orchards, Fall Hayrides, Pumpkin Patches, Ghost Tours and don't forget the scary Haunted houses!

What to See and Do in Region 1 Detroit Area

The Blast Corn Maze in Dexter Michigan has a 10 acre field of corn with 3 1/2 miles of trails. It has 3 exits – short, medium, and full maze to accommodate all corn maze enthusiasts. We have a Corn Maze Express map with marks that you will be able to purchase to help you through the maze.

with over 80 acres of Pumpkin Patches. and all of these other activities at the farm:
U-Pick Pumpkin Patches - real pumpkin patch grown on the farm
Special Kids U-Pick Patches with games
pumpkin painting
Tiny tot u-pick
Playground with tires and swing set
Hayrides to the Spooky Forest
Bonfires

Beware! This is not your average haunted house! The acres of Wiard's Orchards south of Ypsilanti Township, Michigan (near Ann Arbor, in Washtenaw County) are truly haunted. The history of these lands has lived in haunted houses of Michigan lore for centuries.

Maybury Farm 12 acre Corn Maze has been a HUGE HIT with folks of all ages! Take the hayride to and from the Corn Maze and stop by the barn to see all of the farm animals. Don't forget to get some cider or hot chocolate before you make it a day.

Brandywine Cemetery is an outdoor haunted attraction located in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  It represents many years of work to promote Hallowe'en and contribute to the community.

Romulus Pumpkin Festival in Romulus, MI is a three day street festival on the third weekend in September. It starts with a night “parade of lights”. The annual Pumpkin Festival is a three-day event that begins with a night parade where everything is lighted from bicycles to cement trucks.

Kackleberry Farm is a seasonal agri-tourism adventure in Monroe, Michigan. We open during the Fall each year for old-fashioned family entertainment with corn maze, pumpkin patch, events and attractions that are fun for kids from ages 2 to 92!

Wiard's Cider Mill and Apple Orchard was founded in Michigan by George Wiard in 1837. Visitors can enjoy u-pick apples, u-pick pumpkin patch, drink delicious cider, roam through a corn maze, climb on a hayride, or reserve a field trip, Wiard’s is the orchard for you.