The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this list of fun family activities you can do this weekend.
It’s Grandparents Day on Sunday. Give you parents a card, their favorite people and this list of fun activities to check out.
The YMCA is celebrating 170 years of work in the community with a BIG Block Party on Saturday at the Boll Family Y in downtown Detroit. The family-friendly event is open to the public and sponsored by Bedrock and the Detroit Parade Company. There will be an inflatable obstacle course, Chuck’s Rolling Video Game Truck, lawn games, Kid DJ, Disney characters, face painting, balloon animals and more!
There are lots of place to experience family fun this weekend. Here are festivals big and small to check out:
- Plymouth Fall Fest (Plymouth)
- Depot Day (South Lyon)
- Family Fun Day @ Palmer Park (Detroit)
- Apple Fest (Utica)
- Art & Apples Festival (Rochester)
- The Big Little Fair (Ypsilanti)
- Block Party (Wixom)
- Parktoberfest @ Campus Martius (Detroit)
- Harvest Festival (Birmingham)
If you’re looking for cider, donuts and fall fun – here are the 8 best cider mills in metro Detroit.
Pick up cider and donuts and Dexter Cider Mill and then take a 5 minute drive to Hudson Mills Metropark for a great fall outing!
Big Wheels Keep On Rollin at Waterford’s annual Touch-A-Truck event on Saturday!
EXTENDED! You now have until Sunday to experience Dinosauria at the Detroit Zoo!
Soak up the sun and let the kids play at Kinloch Park in Redford or check out the NEW natural playscape at the Leslie Nature & Science Center in Ann Arbor.
Don’t miss this week’s giveaway! Enter to win 4 season passes to Funland at Blake Farms – kids will have a blast with the wagon rides, animal petting farm, John Deere speedway, Barnyard 500 tricycle track, Play structures, straw mountain, corn maze, sports zone, and more!
The Ford House’s Story Festival is Saturday, September 24th. The event sold out last year and tickets are on sale now – don’t miss out!
Here are more ideas for the weekend!
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- Lower Huron Metropark (Belleville)
- Innovation Hills (Rochester Hills)
- Gallup Park (Ann Arbor)
- Normandy Oaks (Royal Oak)
- Lakeshore Park (Novi)
- McClumpha Park (Plymouth)
- Kiwanis Park (Southgate)
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- Toledo Zoo (Toledo)
- Wolcott Farm Center (Ray)
- Kensington Farm Center (Milford)
- Domino Farms (Ann Arbor)
- Detroit Zoo (Royal Oak)
- SEALIFE Michigan (Auburn Hills)
- LEGOLAND Discovery Center (Auburn Hills)
- Kidcadia Play Cafe (Dearborn)
- Urban Air Adventure Park (Sterling Heights)
- Rev’d Up Fun (Woodhaven)
- Stemville (Northville)
- Yoyo’s Fun Center (Westland)
- Rochester Play (Rochester)
Find more family events on our Event Calendar!
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