Make the most of your visit to The Village…

We know it’s work to plan a vacation. Your time is valuable and we want you to have an amazing experience with a personalized itinerary planned by some of our awesome team members.

Whether you’re on a schedule and just have a few hours or have the whole day, we’ve put together itineraries from romantic getaways to family outings and more. Enjoy a truly one-of-a-kind experience at The Village!

 

Family Outing

Whether you live around the corner or around the world, your family will thank you for a fun afternoon exploring The Village. (Approximately 4 hours)

  • Hike the trails to the Hippie Tree.
  • Grab lunch to go from Spanglish, beverages from B50 The Village Store, cookies from Pleasanton, and have a picnic on the Piazza under our Pavilion.
  • After lunch, challenge the family in a friendly game of Bocce Ball (one of our favorite pastimes) on the Piazza.

Ladies Day Out

Time to grab your gal pals and visit The Village for a fun day spoiling yourselves at The Village. (Approximately 8 hours)

History Seeker

It's not a secret that The Village is brimming with rich history. It is the foundation upon which we are built. Spend the afternoon soaking it in. 

  • Join us on a 2 hour tour exploring what was once known as Traverse City State Hospital and before that Northern Michigan Asylum.
  • Visit B50 The Village Store to see some historic artifacts or purchase a book about the former Asylum.
  • Explore the Historic Arboretum on our Front Lawn by discovering over 30 rare species of trees and by clicking here.
  • Drive less than a mile to visit the Historic Barns Park.

Romance Weekend

Enjoy a staycation or vacation with your sweetie and visit some of our favorite places! 


Casual Foodie

Perfect day for the casual foodie in us all! 

  • Visit our Village Farmers Market, every Monday in the summer, and every Saturday November through April.
  • Stop by Cuppa Joe for their famous locally sourced breakfast burrito.
  • Take a walk through the art adorned halls of the Mercato for some shopping.
  • Lunch at Spanglish (we love the quesadillas!)
  • Grab a cookie from Pleasanton.

Gourmet Foodie

For the gourmet foodie lover and the passionate refined palate. 

  • Begin with a delectable breakfast made with the best seasonal & locally sourced ingredients available at S2S - Sugar 2 Salt. 
  • Head over to Earthen Ales for one of their signature microbrews.
  • After a stroll around the Village, head to Ballaro Wine Bar for pre-dinner drinks and small plates.
  • Cap the day off with a gourmet dinner at Trattoria Stella.