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Come enjoy a crisp fall evening on an exciting horse drawn carriage ride in the beautiful Pere Marquette State Park. Relax as you gather around a glowing bonfire, roasting hot dogs, s’mores, sipping hot chocolate under the stars.

Bonfire starts 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Carriage rides start at 7 p.m. and are approximately 30 minutes long. 
Bonfire and carriage rides meet at the tennis court between the campgrounds and lodge.

Cash only. Additional concessions available. For more info, call Pere Marquette Stables at 618-786-2156.


$15 for carriage rides
$25 for carriage ride, bonfire and meal
One child under 3 can ride in a parent’s lap for free