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.
Make the most of the changing leaves and sweater weather, check out this list of 8 Fun Fall Activities and start making plans.
There are A LOT of Halloween events happening this weekend and you can find them all here.
If you want to take the kids on an all-ages-friendly Halloween train ride, head to Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad for Halloween Ghosts & Goodies.
Don’t miss this week’s giveaway – a STAYCATION for Parents! Enter to win an overnight stay at Hollywood Casino at Greektown AND a $100 gift card.
BONUS Giveaway – Enter to win a family 4-pack to Zoo Boo at the Detroit Zoo!
National Fire Prevention Week kids off with multiple Fire Station Open House events – find one near you this weekend.
Join a cultural celebration – Canton hosts Festival of Lights at Heritage Park and Ballet Folklorico de Detroit performs at the Detroit Institute of Arts on Saturday.
There are lots of place to experience family fun this weekend. Here are festivals big and small to check out:
- Pumpkins, Lanterns & Leaves (Ann Arbor)
- Funtober At The Farm (Waterford)
- Fall Festival @ Bowers School Farm (Bloomfield Hills)
- Family Fall Fest (Troy)
- Cider In The City (Detroit)
- Pumpkin Fest @ Wilson Barn (Livonia)
- Harvest Festival @ Crosswinds Marsh (New Boston)
Take a trip Downriver – Pumpkin Lane is back in Trenton and the cutest photo op for families, see the changing leaves at the Detroit Riverfront International Wildlife Refuge or check out the NEW 4 mile corn maze at Lone Oak Farm.
Motor City Comic Con is at the Suburban Collection Showplace this weekend.
We know it’s hard to hear but the holidays are right around the corner and tickets are going to sell out to some holiday favorites. Here are links when you’re ready to start making plans.
- Thanksgiving Day Parade Grand Stand (Detroit)
- Winter Wonder Lights @ Meadow Brook Hall (Rochester)
- Cookies With Santa @ The Ford House (Grosse Pointe Shores)
Here are more ideas for the weekend!
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VISIT THE PLAYGROUND
- 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!
Photo credit: Nancy Rudick – Terror On Tillson