“Places to Go, Things to Do”- COSY Podcast 3/24/2023

Gilmore Car Museum: Southwest Michigan’s Largest Princess and Superhero Event

Cars & Characters: Princesses, Villains, & Superheroes is a magical event at the Gilmore Car Museum on Saturday, March 25th. The event will feature classic storybook and comic book characters and various activities during your visit that will delight young royalty and aspiring superheroes alike. You can also view more than 400 classic cars in an impressive indoor display.  You don’t want to miss this event, with a chance to meet over twenty different princesses, villains, and comic book characters. Experience one-of-a-kind photo ops with beloved characters in front of automobile staples such as the 1931 “America’s Sweetheart” Ford Model A, a 1959 Cadillac limousine, mystical carriages, and so much more. The event will have a variety of activities, such as Belle and Gaston reading a magical tale, princess training with Cinderella, and Superhero Training sessions. These activities are on a first-come, first-serve basis and will occur every 30 minutes. 

Round Barn Estates: Spring Girl’s Day

Spring Girl’s Day at Round Barn Estates is the perfect way to get into the Spring spirit. Gather your girl gang and enjoy a luxury outing at the breathtaking Estate on April 2nd. A few event features include a fabulously decorated suite by  Sincerely K & J Luxury Pop-Up Picnics & Events, a complimentary Rosé wine flight, and event pop-up exclusives that you and your friends will never forget! You can also purchase a charcuterie board and delicious food and drinks at this exceptional event. The event pop-up exclusives include two incredibly talented small businesses that feature DIY hat-making and a custom one-of-a-kind jewelry experience. 

WMTA Travel Guide

If you’re looking for inspiration for planning your spring and summertime adventures in West Michigan, now’s the time to pick up the brand new 2023 Carefree Travel Guide! With information, trips, and activities that span from Michigan’s southern border into the UP, this is an excellent guide for planning both vacations and activities to do on a weekend or day trip. The guide is available digitally or free by mail from the West Michigan Tourist Association website at