As late Winter transitions to Spring, the maple sap begins to flow which means it's almost time for maple syrup festivals throughout the north.
Maple events near Kalamazoo
March 5-6 Maple Sugar Time 10am - 4pm Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Chellberg Farm Chesterton, IN
March 12-13 46th Annual Maple Sugar Festival Kalamazoo Nature Center 9am – 5pm Kalamazoo
March 12-13 Maple Sugar Madness 2 pm Sarett Nature Center Benton Harbor
March 12-13 Maple Sugar Time 10am - 4pm Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Chellberg Farm Chesterton, IN
March 19 Maple Syrup Day at Kellogg Forest, 11am-5pm Augusta
March 19-20 Sugar Camp Days St Joseph (IN) County Parks Bendix Woods County Park, New Carlisle, IN
March 26 Sugarbush Festival & Pancake Breakfast Blandford Nature Center Grand Rapids
March weekends Maple Sugar Time at the Van Raalte farm DeGraaf Nature Center Holland
April 15-16 Wakarusa Maple Syrup Festival, Wakarusa, Indiana
April 29 - May 1 71st Vermontville Maple Syrup Festival
Pure Michigan's March and April Events
Spring events around Kalamazoo
Singer Carl Newman's guide to making maple syrup.
Thomas Jefferson's failure with maple trees