Taylor's Beach Campground ready for Michigan Balloonfest campers


The Michigan Challenge Balloonfest is June 25-27 in Howell, and Taylor's Beach Campground is ready for RVers wanting to attend this 26-year family-friendly tradition.

This is the 26th year of the Balloonfest, which is hosted by the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce and held at the Howell High School campus and in downtown Howell. The three-day event features the state championship of hot-air ballooning, as well as family entertainment and activities. New to the event this year are the Detroit Pistons, a basketball tournament and the Landing Zone, a creative and entertaining area for kids of all ages to play, shop, eat and explore art.

Other highlights include: balloon launches and fly-ins, Renewal by Andersen Skydivers, Beatles tribute band – The BackBeats, carnival, arts festival, MediLodge Fireworks on Friday night and a Saturday night balloon glow.

And for RVers, Taylor's Beach Campground is comfortably equipped for campers looking to enjoy their stay as they attend the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest.

Taylor’s Beach Campground offers affordable family camping with seasonal, overnight, weekly and monthly campsite rentals; planned activities and amenities to make your stay comfortable. Campers can visit their website to download coupons for huge savings at Taylors Beach Campground, making an already affordable vacation even less expensive.

Camping remains an affordable way for families to vacation, with modern campgrounds such as Taylor's Beach proving to be popular destination spots for families on a budget. Taylor's Beach provides everything you could possibly imagine — sandy beaches, paddle and fishing boat rentals, game rooms, playgrounds, basketball and volleyball courts, planned activities, shuffleboard, themed weekends and more.

“Camping has become more than pitching a tent in an isolated wooded area,” said Alan Taylor, owner of Taylors Beach Campground. “You get modern amenities, plus activities to keep kids from getting bored, for a fraction of the cost of a hotel. Our camping starts as low as $24 a night—you can’t even stay at the simplest hotel for that price.”

Taylor’s Beach Campground, is located at 6197 N. Burkhart Road in Howell. For more information, cal 517-546-2679 or visit their website.

For more information on the Michigan Challenge Balloonfest, call the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce at 517-546-3920 or visit the event website.