Big 400 Maple Festival

It’s maple syrup time! The communities of The Big 400 are teaming up to celebrate maple syruping in southern Michigan with a festival on Saturday, March 8th. The festival includes pancake breakfasts, tours of tapping areas and the syruping process, the release of a local maple wine, and lots of good things to eat.

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Maple Festival Events and specials in Chelsea:

PANCAKE BREAKFAST

Chelsea Alehouse (Chelsea) – The menu includes pancakes with real maple syrup, bacon and potatoes. 8:00 – 11:30 am. Proceeds from the breakfasts go to support The Big 400 in guiding tourists to our region.| 420 N Main St #100, Chelsea, MI 48118 | 734.433.5500

MAPLE TOURS AND INTERPRETATION

Eddy Discovery Center (Chelsea), 10 am to 4 pm – It’s time for that traditional rite of spring, tapping maple trees. Observe demonstrations of the whole process of making maple syrup from collecting the sap to the evaporation process. Guided walks will show modern-day and old-time methods for making maple syrup at home, and a film will be available for viewing. Maple products will be for sale.  | 17030 Bush Rd, Chelsea, MI 48118 | 734.475.3170

MAPLE TASTING

Local restaurants will be featuring menu specials made with real maple syrup,  including:

Cleary’s Pub – Maple-Glazed Georgian Bay Ruby Red Trout & Spiced Maple Bourbon Martini
133 S. Main St, Chelsea, MI 48118 734.475.1922

Chelsea Alehouse – Maple Porter
420 N Main St #100, Chelsea, MI 48118  734.433.5500

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Date

Mar 08 2014
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Time

All Day

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  • Date: Mar 08 2014
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Cost

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www.TheBig400.com
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