Events at
The Henry Ford

Plan your visit around one of the extraordinary events we have throughout the year.

Featured Events

Special events are part of what makes a visit to The Henry Ford memorable. See some of the major events coming up soon!

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Hallowe'en in Greenfield Village

October 12-14, 18-21 and 25-28, 2018 | 6:30-10 p.m.

Step inside Hallowe’en’s classic tales as you stroll an enchanted path lit by 1,000 hand-carved jack-o’-lanterns. Adventures unfold as elaborately-costumed characters transport you through strange worlds along the way. The complete program will be presented in all weather conditions!

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Hallowe'en in Greenfield Village

October 12-14, 18-21 and 25-28, 2018 | 6:30-10 p.m.

Step inside Hallowe’en’s classic tales as you stroll an enchanted path lit by 1,000 hand-carved jack-o’-lanterns. Adventures unfold as elaborately-costumed characters transport you through strange worlds along the way. The complete program will be presented in all weather conditions!
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Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village

November 30, December 1-2, 7-9, 13-16, 18-23 and 26-27, 2018 | 6:30pm - 10pm

An evening of caroling, ice-skating and bustling streets filled with yuletide goods culminates in a fireworks-filled sky, enchanting you with the warmth of the holidays in one of the nation’s most beloved annual traditions.

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Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village

November 30, December 1-2, 7-9, 13-16, 18-23 and 26-27, 2018 | 6:30pm - 10pm

An evening of caroling, ice-skating and bustling streets filled with yuletide goods culminates in a fireworks-filled sky, enchanting you with the warmth of the holidays in one of the nation’s most beloved annual traditions.
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Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & The Four Freedoms

October 13, 2018 - January 13, 2019

Explore Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms. This internationally touring exhibition provides a rare opportunity to see Norman Rockwell’s Four Freedoms paintings, in addition to other works by Rockwell and his contemporaries, alongside interactive digital displays and virtual-reality technology.

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Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & The Four Freedoms

October 13, 2018 - January 13, 2019

Explore Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms. This internationally touring exhibition provides a rare opportunity to see Norman Rockwell’s Four Freedoms paintings, in addition to other works by Rockwell and his contemporaries, alongside interactive digital displays and virtual-reality technology.
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Events for Kids

There’s much to do at The Henry Ford for children, including some events especially for them. See some of the kids’ events coming soon!

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Hallowe’en Fairy-Tale Feast

October 12-14, 18-21 and 25-28, 2018 | 5:30pm

Treat the littlest ghosts and ghouls to a horse-drawn hayride to A Taste of History Restaurant for a Hallowe'en-themed buffet. After dinner enjoy a costume parade down a shortened path through Hallowee'en in Greenfield Village.

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Hallowe’en Fairy-Tale Feast

October 12-14, 18-21 and 25-28, 2018 | 5:30pm

Treat the littlest ghosts and ghouls to a horse-drawn hayride to A Taste of History Restaurant for a Hallowe'en-themed buffet. After dinner enjoy a costume parade down a shortened path through Hallowee'en in Greenfield Village.
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Tinker Hack Invent Saturdays

Make Something Saturdays

September 8, 2018 - May 18, 2019 | 10am - 3pm

Learn firsthand how the American spirit of innovation and ingenuity is alive and well today. Try your hand at something new, something different. The activities change month to month. Hands-on. How-to, DIY, science and more!

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Make Something Saturdays

September 8, 2018 - May 18, 2019 | 10am - 3pm

Learn firsthand how the American spirit of innovation and ingenuity is alive and well today. Try your hand at something new, something different. The activities change month to month. Hands-on. How-to, DIY, science and more!
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Visit with Santa

November 23 - December 24, 2018

Take your little ones on an expedition to the North Pole to visit with Santa.

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Visit with Santa

November 23 - December 24, 2018

Take your little ones on an expedition to the North Pole to visit with Santa.
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America’s Musical Journey

Showtimes Daily

Follow Grammy Award®-nominated singer and songwriter Aloe Blacc as he traces the roots of America’s music through the colorful locales and cultures where it was born. Visiting iconic cities such as New Orleans, Chicago, New York City, Nashville, Memphis, Miami and more, “AMERICA’S MUSICAL JOURNEY” explores the collision of cultures that gave birth to such electrifying American art forms as jazz, the blues, country, rock and roll and hip-hop.

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America’s Musical Journey

Showtimes Daily

Follow Grammy Award®-nominated singer and songwriter Aloe Blacc as he traces the roots of America’s music through the colorful locales and cultures where it was born. Visiting iconic cities such as New Orleans, Chicago, New York City, Nashville, Memphis, Miami and more, “AMERICA’S MUSICAL JOURNEY” explores the collision of cultures that gave birth to such electrifying American art forms as jazz, the blues, country, rock and roll and hip-hop.
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Experiment with History

October 15 - December 31 (Monday - Friday) | 10:00 - 11:30am

Enjoy hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM) investigation through the eyes of past innovators. 10-15 minutes per activity.

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Experiment with History

October 15 - December 31 (Monday - Friday) | 10:00 - 11:30am

Enjoy hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics (STEAM) investigation through the eyes of past innovators. 10-15 minutes per activity.
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