Special Programs at Cambridge Junction Historic State Park

A historical marker stands at the rear entrance to Walker Tavern.

Join us at one of our special summer programs! Admission is free unless noted otherwise. A Michigan State Parks Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry to Cambridge Junction Historic State Park.

In accordance with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services' recommendations designed to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), we have canceled events as noted below. Please check this page and the DNR COVID-19 information page for updates.

CANCELED: Tea with Clara

Clara and Henry Ford—yes, the Henry Ford—visited Walker Tavern on a number of occasions. Clara loved to have tea with her friend Mrs. Hewitt. Today, on a delightful summer Wednesday afternoon, you can enjoy tea time just as Clara Ford did.

  • June 24, 2020, 1 to 3 p.m. - for ages 5-15
    $10 per child; first adult free. Additional adults, $6 each.

Quilt Workshop

Join us for a two day quilt workshop. No experience required! Our volunteers will show participants ages 15+ basic hand quilting skills. A $10 registration fee covers all materials. lunch on the first day and snacks.

  • July 23, 2020, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and July 24, 2020, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

CANCELED: Evening Concerts

Bring food, a friend and something to sit on. These live outdoor music concerts take place, weather permitting, from 6 to 8 p.m., on the following dates.

  • June 11, 2020
  • July 9, 2020
  • August 13, 2020

Walker Wheels Vintage Base Ball

The Walker Wheels Base Ball Club is a team that plays baseball the way it was played in the 1860s - when the game was still new and spelled as two words. The ball diamond is located just off the parking lot. You are welcome to bring a blanket or chair for your comfort while watching these home games. Sponsored by the Friends of Walker Tavern.

  • CANCELED: May 31, 2020, vs Canton Cornshuckers, 2 p.m.
  • June 27, 2020, Walker Wheels invitational, 9 a.m.
  • August 1, 2020, vs Detroit Early Risers, 1 p.m.
  • August 2, 2020, vs Flat Rock Bear Clan, 2 p.m.

Updated 05/06/2020