Looking for a fun-filled weekend getaway? Look no further than Frankenmuth, Michigan! This charming town is known for its Bavarian-style architecture, abundance of Bavarian restaurants, and of course, its world-famous chicken dinners!
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I’ve been there many, many times, as it’s a short drive away from the big city of Detroit, my hometown. It’s quite a popular destination on the weekends for those looking for a quick getaway.
Aside from eating your way through Frankenmuth, be sure to check out these three activities:
Visit A Real, Operational Carriage Factory – New Frankenmuth Carriage Company
Is your honey a total romantic? If so, you’ll love a tour of the world-famous New Frankenmuth Carriage Company. Take a peek at this behind-the-scenes establishment and pick out just the right style to add some old fashioned romance to any wedding.
Get ready to explore Frankenmuth, German style!
Heritage Park in Frankenmuth
Heritage Park is one of the most popular attractions in Frankenmuth, Michigan. The park is home to a variety of historical buildings and sites, as well as a variety of activities and events for visitors to enjoy.
Heritage Park in Frankenmuth is a beautiful park that is perfect for a family picnic or a leisurely stroll. The park has a variety of different features, including a pond, a children’s playground, and a gazebo.
There are also a number of benches located throughout the park, which makes it the perfect place to sit and enjoy the scenery.
If you’re looking for a fun and educational place to visit in Frankenmuth, Heritage Park is a great option.
Frankenmuth Brewery in Michigan
Frankenmuth Brewery is a craft brewery located in Frankenmuth, Michigan. The brewery was founded in 2006 by Dave Engbers and Bradwyn Jones. Since its inception, the brewery has been dedicated to producing high-quality, small-batch beers using traditional brewing methods.
The brewery’s flagship beer is its award-winning Frankenmuth Bavarian Style Lager. Other popular beers include the Frankenmuth Hefeweizen, Frankenmuth IPA, and Frankenmuth Oktoberfest. The brewery also produces a variety of seasonal and limited release beers throughout the year.
In addition to its beer, Frankenmuth Brewery also offers a variety of merchandise, including t-shirts, glassware, and CD music compilations of local bands. The brewery is open for tours and tastings, and also has a taproom.
Bavarian Inn Lodge in Michigan
The Bavarian Inn Lodge is a Michigan landmark. This historic resort is located in the heart of Bavarian Village in Frankenmuth, just minutes from downtown.
The Lodge has been attracting visitors from all over the world since 1845.
The Bavarian Inn Lodge offers a wide range of amenities, including a full-service spa, an indoor water park, and a championship 18-hole golf course. The lodge also features two on-site restaurants, The Hunter’s Grille & Tap Room and The Bird’s Nest Cafe.
Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, the Bavarian Inn Lodge is the perfect place to stay.
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If you’re looking for a fun-filled weekend getaway, Frankenmuth, Michigan is the perfect place. From exploring the world’s largest Christmas store to enjoying a horse-drawn carriage ride, there’s something for everyone in Frankenmuth.
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