Feasting and fighting. If that's your bag, then you have to check out the Michigan Nordic Fire Festival in Charlotte February 22nd through the 24th. What began as a celebration of winter, fire, family, and fun in 2016 has grown year after year, and you're invited to make this the biggest Fire Festival to date. Throw a spear. Drink a mead. Watch a reenactment. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the festivities. Vendors will be on site, and if you have a special talent you'd like to display, submit an application to be an entertainer. Tickets are between $8.00 and $25.00, and can be purchased by clicking here. Period dress is strongly encouraged.

Here's what you need to know:

  • Where: Charlotte Michigan's Lincoln Park (620 W. Shepherd Street, Charlotte, MI 48813)
  • When: February 22nd through 24th
  • Cost:
    • $8.00 - 1 day individual
    • $10.00 - Weekend individual
    • $20.00 - Family Day Pass
    • $25.00 - Family Weekend Pass
    • Children under 5 years old are FREE!
    • (Mead Hall is $5 cover, you must be 21+)
  • Period dress optional

Get more information on all things Nordic Fire Festival here.