Things To Do


Gun Lake Winter Fest

Location: Yankee Springs State Park 2104 S Briggs Rd Middleville MI 49333

Cost: Free admission and free parking. Fees vary for special activities.

Contact: Gun Lake Business Association at

When: Third Saturday in February each year

What: Annual winter-themed festival includes special events at participating Gun Lake businesses as well as family activities at the Yankee Springs State Park. Festival highlights include a pancake breakfast, ice fishing contest, trolley rides, food vendors, live entertainment, raffles, chili cook-off, beer tasting tent, and the highly anticipated polar dip into Gun Lake! Like us on Facebook at Gun Lake Winterfest (Official) for updates!


Gun Lake Casino

Gun Lake Casino is Western Michigan’s newest gaming and entertainment destination conveniently located in between Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo and is the closest gaming facility to West Michigan residents. Gun Lake Casino exudes the feel of an upscale lounge with the warm, comfortable and inviting appeal of a living room. The design is brimming with exquisite natural materials including stones, woods, and metals that are melded together to create an inviting atmosphere that is simultaneously sophisticated and exciting, yet approachable. Gun Lake Casino offers an incredible selection of gaming, dining, and entertainment in a stunning setting. Gun Lake Casino sits on 147 acres of land nestled by natural wooded areas located in Wayland, Michigan. Gun LakeCasino is owned by the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians (Gun Lake Tribe). The casino is operated by the Tribe’s management partner, MPM Enterprises, LLC, owned by an affiliate of Station Casinos, Inc. and private investors from Michigan.

Mary’s Country Critters Petting Zoo

Do goats really eat tin cans? What does a cow feel like? What kind of chicken lays green eggs? What is a Chincoteague pony? All of the answers to these questions and more can be explored and answered during a day at Mary’s Country Critters. Within 5 miles of Gun Lake Call 269-792-2929 for Directions.

9233 Wildwood Road in Delton, Michigan. Near Gun Lake

Red Clay Pottery

Our gallery features the tableware of potter Christyl Burnett.  Visitors to the gallery have the opportunity to see a traditional craftsperson at work in her studio. The gallery is open Thursday- Sunday from 12:00-6:00 and by appointment Spring, Summer, and Fall.  We hope to see you soon. Call 269 795-3133 for more information.