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Visiting Our Area


Free camping is provided by Apple Cider Century on Saturday night at Watkins Park in Three Oaks. There is plenty of space for tents and limited parking lot space for recreational vehicles. However, be aware that there are limited bathroom facilities and no shower facilities available. Watkins Park is located behind Harding’s grocery store in the southwest corner of The Village, 2 blocks from St Mary of the Assumption Church. 

Area accommodations are plentiful in the Harbor Country area for overnight stays. Hotels, inns, B&Bs, and vacation rentals are available. These do fill up as the ride gets closer so be sure to get your rooms early. Visit the Harbor Country Chamber of Commerce lodging page to learn more.


As autumn sweeps through Harbor Country, this picturesque region, with its charming towns like Three Oaks, New Buffalo, Union Pier, and Lakeside, transforms into a fall wonderland. With crisp air, vibrant foliage, and a cozy atmosphere, Harbor Country is the perfect destination for a memorable autumn escape, offering a tapestry of activities for all ages. Experience the Magic of Fall in Three Oaks and Harbor Country!

  • Breweries & Distillery: Sip on seasonal craft brews, and savor artisanal spirits at local breweries and visit Journeyman Distillery in Three Oaks, where the flavors of fall come alive.

  • Art Galleries & Unique Shops: Explore the vibrant arts scene and discover hidden treasures in art galleries and charming boutiques filled with autumn-themed décor and one-of-a-kind finds.

  • Bakeries & Restaurants: Indulge your senses with the aroma of freshly baked pies and farm-to-table cuisine at Three Oaks' cozy bakeries and restaurants, each offering a taste of fall's bounty.

  • Winery Tours: Delight in wine adventures at nearby wineries, where vine-covered hills are bathed in warm autumn hues, creating a stunning backdrop for tastings.

  • Orchards & Farms: Create cherished memories at local orchards, picking apples, pumpkin & other fresh produce and enjoying the simple pleasures of farm life with your loved ones.

  • Beaches & State Park: Take leisurely strolls along the pristine beaches of Lake Michigan and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Warren Dunes State Park, which becomes even more magical in the fall.

  • Family Fun: Keep the kids entertained with pumpkin patches, hayrides, and delightful autumn festivals, offering endless joy for the little ones.

In Three Oaks, Michigan, and throughout Harbor Country, autumn beckons you to experience its unique charm and cozy ambiance. The towns come alive with the vibrant colors of the season, inviting you to create lasting memories and celebrate the magic of fall. With the Apple Cider Century, your unforgettable autumn adventure awaits!

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