Upcoming Events

Come visit the Howell Nature Center for exciting events! Please note that events require pre-registration. Click on the events below or call our Welcome Center at (517) 546-0249 for additional information. Wild Wonders Wildlife Park is open daily from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Alexandria’s Treehouse is open from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., May – October.

December 2018

The event "SOLD OUT - December 7 at 6:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Friday" is no longer active.

The event "SOLD OUT - December 7 at 7:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Friday" is no longer active.

The event "December 8th at 9:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Saturday)" is no longer active.

The event "A Wild Wonderful Night - November 8, 2018" is no longer active.

The event "December 8 at 11:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Saturday)" is no longer active.

The event "SOLD OUT - December 8 at 5:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Saturday" is no longer active.

The event "December 8 at 6:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Saturday" is no longer active.

The event "December 9 at 9:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Sunday)" is no longer active.

The event "December 9 at 11:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Sunday)" is no longer active.

SOLD OUT - December 14 at 6:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Friday

Tis the season to be jolly! Join Santa for a fun hayride through the beautifully lit Howell Nature Center. You'll sing your favorite Christmas songs and enjoy cocoa and cookies with the Big Man himself! Perfect for family of all ages. Please dress for the weather.

Start:
December 14, 2018 at 6:00 pm
End:
December 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm
December 14 at 7:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Friday

Tis the season to be jolly! Join Santa for a fun hayride through the beautifully lit Howell Nature Center. You'll sing your favorite Christmas songs and enjoy cocoa and cookies with the Big Man himself! Perfect for family of all ages. Please dress for the weather.

Start:
December 14, 2018 at 7:00 pm
End:
December 14, 2018 at 8:00 pm
December 15 at 9:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Saturday)

Join Santa & Mrs Claus at Howell Nature Center for a delicious pancake breakfast served with all the breakfast trimmings. Enjoy a meet-and-greet with The Clauses and a special photo opportunity too! Crafts and presents are waiting to get you in the holiday spirit!

Start:
December 15, 2018 at 9:00 am
End:
December 15, 2018 at 11:30 am
December 15 at 11:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Saturday)

Join Santa & Mrs Claus at Howell Nature Center for a delicious pancake breakfast served with all the breakfast trimmings. Enjoy a meet-and-greet with The Clauses and a special photo opportunity too! Crafts and presents are waiting to get you in the holiday spirit!

Start:
December 15, 2018 at 11:00 am
End:
December 15, 2018 at 12:30 pm
December 15 at 5:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Saturday

Tis the season to be jolly! Join Santa for a fun hayride through the beautifully lit Howell Nature Center. You'll sing your favorite Christmas songs and enjoy cocoa and cookies with the Big Man himself! Perfect for family of all ages. Please dress for the weather.

Start:
December 15, 2018 at 5:00 pm
End:
December 15, 2018 at 6:00 pm
December 15 at 6:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Saturday

Tis the season to be jolly! Join Santa for a fun hayride through the beautifully lit Howell Nature Center. You'll sing your favorite Christmas songs and enjoy cocoa and cookies with the Big Man himself! Perfect for family of all ages. Please dress for the weather.

Start:
December 15, 2018 at 6:00 pm
End:
December 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm
December 15 at 7:00 pm - Hayride with Santa - Saturday

Tis the season to be jolly! Join Santa for a fun hayride through the beautifully lit Howell Nature Center. You'll sing your favorite Christmas songs and enjoy cocoa and cookies with the Big Man himself! Perfect for family of all ages. Please dress for the weather.

Start:
December 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm
End:
December 15, 2018 at 8:00 pm
December 16 at 9:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Sunday)

Join Santa & Mrs Claus at Howell Nature Center for a delicious pancake breakfast served with all the breakfast trimmings. Enjoy a meet-and-greet with The Clauses and a special photo opportunity too! Crafts and presents are waiting to get you in the holiday spirit!

Start:
December 16, 2018 at 9:00 am
End:
December 16, 2018 at 11:30 am
December 16 at 11:00 am - Breakfast with Santa (Sunday)

Join Santa & Mrs Claus at Howell Nature Center for a delicious pancake breakfast served with all the breakfast trimmings. Enjoy a meet-and-greet with The Clauses and a special photo opportunity too! Crafts and presents are waiting to get you in the holiday spirit!

Start:
December 16, 2018 at 11:00 am
End:
December 16, 2018 at 12:30 pm

As a 501c3 organization, our community and wildlife programs run primarily with funds raised through special events or donations.