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Fallasburg Fall Festival Less than 2 weeks away

Lowell, Mich. (WZZM) Nothing signals the change of seasons like the Fallasburg Fall Festival near Lowell.

The event is presented by the Lowell Area Arts Council.  Hundreds of vendors sell their artworks at Fallasburg Park about 4 miles north of Lowell off of Lincoln Lake Road.

In addition to the art, there is food and music. Organizers say there is also pumpkin painting, and face painting for the kids.

There is no charge for the festival, which takes place September 25th and 26th. For more information call the Lowell Area Arts Council at 616-897-8545.

Exploring Inspirations

From: http://www.lowellartscouncil.org

Featuring Mid-Michigan artists Mark Mehaffey, Karen Kierstead Miller and Sally Martin Stewart

September 14 – October 23 at the Lowell Area Arts Council Gallery, 149 S. Hudson St

Public Reception to meet the artists: Sunday, September 19 from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Three top artists from the mid Michigan area have been producing and marketing dynamic, thought provoking and INSPIRING art throughout their careers. Lowell Area Arts Council is proud to host a show that explores and celebrates the “Inspirations” that move Mark Mehaffey, Karen Kierstead Miller and Sally Martin Stewart to create art. Visitors and collectors will be treated to a visually deep and rich show full of color, texture, and personal revelation sure to inspire them to fully engage with ART as appreciators and creators.

Kaleidoscope of Flavors

From: http://www.discoverlowell.org/

The purpose of this new event “Kaleidoscope of Flavors” is to help the community learn about our non-profit organizations.  There are 23 non-profits participating at 14 different locations.  Our goal is to have fun activities, food, displays and information at organization locations.  Community members will visit the sites and see first hand what each participating organization is all about.  This event is geared toward persons of all ages!  Community Members will use a punch card as they visit each location to have a chance to win a Grand Prize Basket filled with goodies and gift certificates.  Please CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO or contact the Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce at 897-9161.


The community rallies around Pink Arrow Project once again

Lowell, Mich. (WZZM) The BP Gas Station in Lowell is getting involved in the Pink Arrow III Project.  It is donating 5 cents for every gallon of gasoline sold on that day. The BP is located at 403 W. Main at the corner of Hudson Street.

The Pink Arrow Campaign is a community wide event raising money to fight breast cancer.

Tony's 16th Annual Toy Run

This years annual Tony's Toy Run will take place Saturday, September 11th. Registration is from 9am to 11am at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans. The ride will depart at 12 noon and end at the Lowell 4-H Fairgrounds. Please bring an unwrapped toy or gift to be given to deserving children at Christmas time. Refreshments and food will be available at the fairgrounds.