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Oct 31, 2014

Felt Mansion Darkness Tours

October 20 – 31, 2014
Tour at your own risk. You've probably heard rumors that the mansion is …more

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Film crews give Holland tourism international stage

"It's my first time visiting Holland," photographer Anton Fresco said. "It's impressive the quality of life you guys have here. It's such a beautiful and very welcoming community. Everyone has treated us so well. Everyone has smiles on their faces. It says a lot about this place."..more

Book Shows Off Baum's Oz-Inspiring Macatawa

Holland — Many know L. Frank Baum looked around at his surroundings when he summered at Macatawa to derive inspiration for the fantastical “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” book. But what, exactly, did those surroundings look like? His later book, “Tamawaca Folks” gives a few clues, but a new book provides the pictures...more

DeZwaan Windmill Gets Its Cap Back

Holland — DeZwaan looks like a windmill again after being without its cap and blades since Sept. 10. The newly refurbished cap and the blades were restored to their proper places this afternoon. The work is far from done, Interim Parks Department Director Andy Kenyon said, though the crew is reporting they are on schedule. The work was expected to last into December...more

Holland Named by Forbes as one of America's Prettiest Towns

If you can’t find the time to fly to Holland next year in time for the annual tulip festival, then maybe you can drive to Holland, Michigan, in May for their annual Tulip Time Festival. The festival, like the town itself, is a nod to the strong Dutch roots that is still proudly on display. North of Chicago and located on Lake Michigan’s eastern shores, Holland attracts visitors year-round with wide beaches, a lively arts scene, shops that celebrate Dutch culture, and even a sidewalk snowmelt system that keeps downtown’s streets dry during those cold, wet Lake Michigan winter days...more

Windmill Island's Alisa Crawford Featured in Oprah Magazine

HOLLAND, MI -- Windmill Island’s resident DeZwaan Windmill operator Alisa Crawford is featured in the “You Do What?” section of the October issue of “O” The Oprah Magazine. The short article is titled, “The Daily Grind: Alisa Crawford’s 9 to 5 involves wheat, windmills -- and a passion for the past” along with a photo of Crawford and at the city's landmark windmill...more

Holland-based Grooters Productions produced this four-minute video in 2007 for the Holland Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. DVDs are available for $5.

 

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