The 21st Fantasy Forest is happening this Saturday, Oct. 8, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (the last children admitted to the trail will be at 3 p.m.) at Rowden Park in Lapeer. The cost is $3.50 per child and $1.00 per adult.

Bowden Park is located off of M-24 across from McLaren in Lapeer.

This is a non-scary, family event. Kids will be able to stop at booths sponsored by local area businesses to get treats, see cartoon and storybook characters, interact with fun activities, and enjoy a walk along the gorgeous park trails. Children will be given a bag for their treats and a program book.

The trail is barrier free and blacktopped for easy of use for anyone wanting to attend. It’s that perfect time of year to see the colors starting to change and the cooler temps for optimum costume wearing! Refreshments will be available at the event for an additional charge. Costumes, strollers and wagons are welcome.

The 40 et 8 promotes this event. Funds raised through Fantasy Forest allow Lapeer County Voiture 1536 to support local service projects provided by the Forty & Eight: Nursing scholarships, Holiday Depot, Child Welfare, LACADA, Lapeer County Young Marines, Child Advocay Center of Lapeer, Family Literacy Center, Operation Care Package of MI, NB Area Schools Special Olympics Area 13, Kiwanis Club of Lapeer Sunrise Backpack, Lapeer County Deputies Association, Pregnancy Resource Center of Lapeer.

You may remember some of our more memorable booths; The mad scientists (we won a people’s choice award for that one!), Mother Nature’s Money Manufacturing, ELGA Superheros, The 60’s Throwback, The Red Carpet Treatment from last year, and way back to the beginning for us, the Critter Corral with the crazy crow lady.

Proudly, this is ELGA’s 10th year at this event, and our theme this year is Under The Sea. It’s going to be a lot of fun, with a possible visit from Nemo and Dory. Our Lapeer associates are super awesome! Come out and say hi to us! We love when we get to see our members at these super fun events! The weather looks promising so far, low 60’s and some sunshine, but dry. It’s a great time for a great cause!

  • ABC12 Family Expo 2019

    Saturday, April 13th was the ABC 12 Family Fun Expo at the Frankenmuth Event Center. As in…
  • Demystifying Mortgages

    Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Signing a Mortgage Asking the right questions is an …
  • Bowl for Kids Sake 2019

    On Friday February 22nd, 22 teams from ELGA Credit Union participated in the annual Gary H…
Load More Related Articles
Load More By Debra
  • ABC12 Family Expo 2019

    Saturday, April 13th was the ABC 12 Family Fun Expo at the Frankenmuth Event Center. As in…
  • Demystifying Mortgages

    Four Questions to Ask Yourself Before Signing a Mortgage Asking the right questions is an …
  • Bowl for Kids Sake 2019

    On Friday February 22nd, 22 teams from ELGA Credit Union participated in the annual Gary H…
Load More In 
Comments are closed.

Check Also

2018 Lapeer Fantasy Forest Event – October 13

The 23rd Fantasy Forest is happening this Saturday, Oct. 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (the l…