Food & Drink Vendors

All Day

All Ages

Food vendors will be located throughout the festival.


Free shuttle service will provide easy access to most of Milan's eating establishements.

Hot Chocolate Dash

2 PM

3 - 10 years


Wilson Park

Kids dash from station to station, collecting ingredients to create a tasty hot cocoa.


At the last station the receive a cup of hot chocolate and a souvenir mug to store all of their ingredients to make another hot cocoa when they get home.


Tickets for this event are $3 and can be purchased at the time of participation or online in advance. If you purchase in advance your confirmation email will serve as your ticket(s) so be sure to print it out and bring it with you to the event.


Let's Chili Cook Off

February 4, 12:30 - 2 PM

18 and older

$10: 1 entry, $15: 2 entries

Milan American Legion

General Public: Stop by and sample the entries and vote for your favorite chili. Tasting tickets 5 for $1.


Contestants: Bring your crock pots filled with your winning recipe. Prizes awarded to the three best entries (as selected by our panel of judges):

1st Place: $500 gift certificate to JR's Hometown Grill and Pub.

2nd Place: $200 gift certifcate to JR's Hometown Grill and Pub.

3rd Place: $100 gift certificate to JR's Hometown Grill and Pub.

People's Choice Award: Voted on by the people and presented by Peoples Presbyterian Church of Milan.



Wine Walk

February 4, 3 PM - 7 PM

21 and older


Downtown Milan

A strolling wine tasting: visit any of the Wine Walk locations in downtown Milan during the Let's Chill Winter Fest and enjoy. For $30 (and with a valid photo ID), you’ll receive a wine glass and a wristband that allows you to sample wine at any of the wine walk locations. Must be 21 years old to participate. Open containers are prohibited.

Artisan Fair

10 AM - 4 PM

All Ages


Tolan Square

The fair features artisans & vendors from Milan and across southeast Michigan.


ATTENTION ARTISANS: Booth spaces are sold out. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list complete the registration form here:

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