Kellogg Manor House Holiday Walk & Market features Local Artists and Events

Take a walk through each festively decorated room of the W.K. Kellogg Manor House, and complete your holiday shopping with treasures from local vendors. 

On Friday, November 23 (Black Friday) and the five following Saturdays (November 24, and December 1, 8, 15, and 22), visit the Holiday Walk & Market for tours and shopping from 12 – 5 p.m. Docents will share the history of W.K.’s philanthropy and life at his former summer estate. End your tour with hot spiced tea and cookies, and time to browse items from local artists. Admission is $5 (free for members, students, and children under 5 years old).

General shopping hours and self-guided tours are also available Monday – Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at no charge; donations to the Manor House are appreciated.

On Wednesday, November 28, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., attend the Meet the Artist event to meet the local artists and vendors selling gifts throughout the home. Complimentary samples of MSU Wine and Cheese will be offered with options to purchase both, and a cash bar will be available. There is no charge for the Meet the Artist event.

December 1 is Family Fun Day at the Manor House! From 12 – 5 p.m. (during the Holiday Walk and Market), we welcome families to the Manor House for free crafts and winter fun! Bring out your snow shoes and other winter gear to enjoy our trails and lakeside views.

The W.K. Kellogg Manor House is located at 3700 E. Gull Lake Dr., in Hickory Corners. To learn more, visit, call 269-671-2400 or email

The W.K. Kellogg Manor House is part of the W.K. Kellogg Biological Station. As MSU’s largest off-campus educational complex, we’ve put our land-grant values into practice for nearly a hundred years as we’ve delivered groundbreaking scientific research and education, community engagement, and historic preservation. As we look forward, our students, staff and faculty are working to understand and solve real-world environmental problems for a better tomorrow.

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