Not only can you enjoy the National Cherry Festival in downtown Traverse City, but also at the Northwest Michigan Horticulture Research Center.
The center offers free orchard tours of the cherry trees and free tastings of local cherry products inside the center.
The center also shares the history of cherry industry in Northern Michigan.
Spending the day at the Northwest Michigan Horticulture Research Center is great to kick off Independence Day. Then at night, people can enjoy fireworks in Traverse City from the , a nonprofit organization that makes fireworks possible.
If you’re looking to donate, visit .
Join Regan Blissett and Stephanie Adkins as they share more insight about how the cherries are doing and about the research center!