A bumper crop for Michigan apple farmers this year .. and the local cider mills are loving it. Tom Jordan visits Linda Erwin – whose family has owned the current location of Erwin Orchards in South Lyon since 1954.
Fall can be a busy time for families with school, homework and after-school activities in full swing. Take a break from the commotion and spend a day at one of these fun family getaways.
Haunted houses are a Detroit tradition – the scarier the better. Many Detroit haunted houses are unsuitable for children, but some locations strive for a family-friendly experience. Families with young children can visit these haunted attractions for a spooky, not scary, Halloween.
Cidar mills are great fun for the family, especially during this time of the year. Franklin Cider Mill, Yates Cider Mill, Erwin Orchards, and a few others are some of the best Detroit has to offer.
A South Lyon cider mill says this year’s wild weather has devastated their fruit crop and for the first time in 100 years, the orchard’s fall festivities are in jeopardy.