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.
Soak up the sun before summer is done and make a splash:
- Martin Road Park Splash Pad (Ferndale)
- Blue Heron Bay Splash Park (Whitmore Lake)
- Heritage Park (Farmington Hills)
We love FREE! The YMCA is hosting free community events all month long that are open to the public and this weekend there’s Family Movie Night at the Downriver Family Y (Southgate) on Friday and a Family Pool Party at the Birmingham Family YMCA on Sunday, August 14th.
Find more FREE family fun in Clarkston and stop by Tons of Trucks at Clintonwood Park on Saturday.
Spend time downtown and check out Family Fun Day at the Monroe Street Midway on Sunday!
Go exploring at Indian Springs Metropark. Check out the Environmental Discovery Center (it’s FREE) and check out a backpack full of tools for hands-on learning in the prairie, marsh or wetlands.
Looking for more festival or outdoor movie? Here’s the weekend line-up:
- Moana @ Booth Park (Birmingham)
- Encanto @ Willow Metropark (New Boston)
- Jumanji @ Lincoln-Johnson Field (Westland)
- Milford Memories
- Dexter Daze
- Wild About Art Fair @ Toledo Zoo
Don’t miss this week’s giveaways! Enter to win 4 passes to experience Disney On Ice this fall at Little Caesars Arena. – memberships includes access to all 7 metro Detroit locations.
Maybury Farms is hosting a County Fair on Saturday with music, food, face painting, animals, magic, games, wagon rides and more.
Find splash pads, hiking trails, the coolest ice cream shops and travel destinations all in one spot for FREE – LittleGuide Magazine – Summer Edition!
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)
SAY HI TO ANIMALS
- 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: Blue Heron Bay Splash Pad