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MARVAC RV Show

Next Event:
31st Battle Creek Camper & RV Show

March 1-4, 2018 Kellogg Arena, Battle Creek

Upcoming Events

23rd Port Huron Camper & RV Show
March 8-11, 2018 Blue Water Convention Center, Port Huron

41st Annual Flint Camper & RV Show
March 15-18, 2018 Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, Flint

26th Annual Northwest Michigan Camper & RV Show
March 23-25, 2018 Grand Traverse County Civic Center, Traverse City

29th Annual Fall Detroit Camper & RV Show
October 3-7, 2018 Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi

Get Info!

Feb
15
Thu
Beer Month GR @ Grand Rapids
Feb 15 – Mar 15 all-day

Savor the Craft during a month- long celebration of Grand Rapids’ exceptional craft beer scene. Highlights include Cool Brews. Hot Eats, the 12th Annual Winter Beer Festival, Founder’s Brewing Company KBS Week (March 6-11, 2018) and plenty of beer dinners and tap takeovers at Grand Rapids craft breweries.

Feb
17
Sat
60th Annual Detroit Boat Show @ Cobo Center
Feb 17 – Feb 25 all-day

The Detroit Boat Show is the Original, Biggest and Best boat show in the state of Michigan, featuring the premiere showing of hundreds of new 2018 and new non-current model boats, motors, trailers, accessories and more, ranging from 10- to potentially 55-feet in length, including: fishing boats, ski boats, pontoons, cruisers, inflatables, personal watercraft, kayaks, antique boats, race boats and much more. Special attractions to be announced on DetroitBoatShow.net. Hours: Saturdays: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.; Sundays: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Mon thru Fri.: 3 p.m. – 9 p.m. Admission: Adults $13, Children 12 and under are free with an adult. Visit detroitboatshow.net for more information.

Beer Month GR
Feb 17 – Mar 17 all-day

Grand Rapids will be hoppin’ with many beer events throughout Beer Month GR. Savor the Craft- make plans to enjoy every day!

Feb
25
Sun
Traverse City Restaurant Week @ Various Locations
Feb 25 – Mar 3 all-day
Traverse City Restaurant Week @ Various Locations | Traverse City | Michigan | United States

Traverse City Restaurant Week (TCRW) is your chance to experience the culinary delights of Traverse City at an even more affordable price!

Restaurants will offer three-course meals during the week-long event. Prices range from $25 – $35 per person. For a list of restaurants and course offerings check the Downtown Traverse City website.

Reservations are strongly encouraged. (Beverages, taxes and gratuities are not included.)

Feb
26
Mon
The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition @ Henry Ford Museum
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Enjoy a unique look into the Pixar process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their characters with The Science Behind Pixar. This interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen. With more than 40 interactive exhibit elements, the exhibition’s eight sections each focus on a step in the filmmaking process to give you an unparalleled view of the production pipeline and concepts used at Pixar every day. Participate in fun, engaging hands-on activities, listen to firsthand accounts from members of the studios’ production teams, and even come face-to-face with re-creations of your favorite Pixar film characters, including Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode, and WALL•E!

Feb
27
Tue
The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition @ Henry Ford Museum
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Enjoy a unique look into the Pixar process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their characters with The Science Behind Pixar. This interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen. With more than 40 interactive exhibit elements, the exhibition’s eight sections each focus on a step in the filmmaking process to give you an unparalleled view of the production pipeline and concepts used at Pixar every day. Participate in fun, engaging hands-on activities, listen to firsthand accounts from members of the studios’ production teams, and even come face-to-face with re-creations of your favorite Pixar film characters, including Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode, and WALL•E!

Feb
28
Wed
The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition @ Henry Ford Museum
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Enjoy a unique look into the Pixar process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their characters with The Science Behind Pixar. This interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen. With more than 40 interactive exhibit elements, the exhibition’s eight sections each focus on a step in the filmmaking process to give you an unparalleled view of the production pipeline and concepts used at Pixar every day. Participate in fun, engaging hands-on activities, listen to firsthand accounts from members of the studios’ production teams, and even come face-to-face with re-creations of your favorite Pixar film characters, including Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode, and WALL•E!

Mar
1
Thu
31st Battle Creek Camper & RV Show @ Kellogg Arena
Mar 1 – Mar 4 all-day

When

March 1-4, 2018

Hours

Weekdays 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Location

Kellogg Arena, One McCamly Square, Battle Creek, MI 49017.
Located east of M-66 in Downtown Battle Creek.

Display


All types of new 2018 recreation vehicles—over 50 units and over 15 brands displayed; folding campers, motorhomes, toy haulers, travel trailers and fifth wheel travel trailers, ranging in price from $6,995 to more than $100,000. Learn about the latest RV features and innovations, and take advantage of low show pricing.

Exhibitors featuring parts and accessories, campground information, on-site RV financing and RV rentals make this the complete RV show experience. Consumers can pick up the 2018 Michigan RV & Campgrounds directory

Special discounts

Manufacturer rebates, low show prices and on-site financing.

Admission

Adult admission (ages 13 and over) is $7; senior admission (ages 55 and over) is $6; and children 12 and under get in free!

Coupons

Coupons available online at www.marvac.org, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram. With this coupon, consumers receive $1 off any adult or senior admission.

Advance tickets

Purchase advance tickets at www.battlecreeklive.ticketforce.com.

Register to win

Register for your chance to win a pair of free tickets to an upcoming show.

Marvelous MARVAC Michigan Giveaway: Ten winners—ten prizes!

While at the show, sign up to win one of 10 Marvelous MARVAC Michigan Giveaway prizes from MARVAC members including RV dealerships and campgrounds. Winners and prizes will be chosen at random after the show ends March 4, 2018.

  • Double R Ranch, Belding. Giveaway includes one week of camping, one hour of horseback riding, two hours of river tubing, two and a half hours of canoeing and nine holes of golf for four people.
  • Camp Dearborn, Milford. Giveaway includes two nights full hook up site; good May 1-June 1 and September 7-October 6, 2018.
  • Indigo Bluffs RV Park and Resort, Empire. Giveaway includes two free nights of camping.
  • Covenant Hills Camp and Retreat, Otisville. Giveaway includes free night free camping and two zip line rides.
  • Oakland County Parks, Oakland County. Giveaway package includes two free water park admissions (Waterford Oaks Waterpark or Red Oaks Waterpark), one free round of golf (nine holes at Glen Oaks, Red Oaks, Springfield Oaks or White Lake Oaks), small bucket of balls at Lynn Oaks Golf Course, one all-day pass for Groveland Oaks Waterslide, one round of miniature golf at Groveland Oaks, one night of camping (Addison Oaks or Groveland Oaks), one boat rental (Addison Oaks, Groveland Oaks or Independence Oaks) and two day passes (Addison Oaks, Groveland Oaks, Independence Oaks, Lyon Oaks or Orion Oaks).
  • International RV World, Bay City. Giveaway includes $100 gift certificate.
  • Hamilton’s RV, Saginaw. Giveaway includes free roof inspection.
  • Lake Huron Campground, Carsonville. Giveaway includes one free non-holiday weekend campsite or cabin rental.
  • Horseshoe Lake Campground, Oxford. Giveaway includes one free overnight stay.
  • Greenwood Acres Family Campground, Jackson. Giveaway includes free two nights and three days (Friday-Sunday).

Media

Contact: Gretchen Monette
Agency: All Seasons Communications
Email: gmonette@allseasonscommunications.com
Phone: (586) 752-6381

Proudly sponsored by

Show director

Darren Ing, Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds (MARVAC), 517.349.8881.
MARVAC is a nonprofit, state trade association that represents all segments of the recreation vehicle and private campground industries in Michigan.

*Show date is subject to change

The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition @ Henry Ford Museum
Mar 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Enjoy a unique look into the Pixar process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their characters with The Science Behind Pixar. This interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen. With more than 40 interactive exhibit elements, the exhibition’s eight sections each focus on a step in the filmmaking process to give you an unparalleled view of the production pipeline and concepts used at Pixar every day. Participate in fun, engaging hands-on activities, listen to firsthand accounts from members of the studios’ production teams, and even come face-to-face with re-creations of your favorite Pixar film characters, including Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode, and WALL•E!

Mar
2
Fri
The Science Behind Pixar Exhibition @ Henry Ford Museum
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Enjoy a unique look into the Pixar process, and explore the science and technology behind some of the most beloved animated films and their characters with The Science Behind Pixar. This interactive exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar’s award-winning films to the big screen. With more than 40 interactive exhibit elements, the exhibition’s eight sections each focus on a step in the filmmaking process to give you an unparalleled view of the production pipeline and concepts used at Pixar every day. Participate in fun, engaging hands-on activities, listen to firsthand accounts from members of the studios’ production teams, and even come face-to-face with re-creations of your favorite Pixar film characters, including Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode, and WALL•E!