Looking for things to do over the holiday weekend, here are kid-friendly options in metro Detroit.

Attend A New Year’s Eve Party

Ring in the new/noon year at one of these kid-friendly metro Detroit celebrations.

Start 2022 On A High Note

If you’re going stir crazy at home, let off some energy at a local trampoline park. Troy Gym is also open from 9am to 12pm on New Years Eve (Friday).

Spend Time Outside

Bundle up and start the year outside with a New Year’s Day hike. Here’s a list of some of the best trails in metro Detroit. If your kids prefer traditional playtime, surprise them with a trip to a NEWplayground – Innovation Hills (Rochester Hills)Lower Huron Metropark (Belleville) or Normandy Oaks (Royal Oaks).

Enjoy Family Movie Night

Encanto is FREE on Disney+, Space Jam: A New Legacy is at the Monroe Street Drive-In on Sunday night and you can watch Sing2 at the Ford-Wyoming Drive-In any day of the week.

Stay Up Late

Hold on to the holiday break a little longer and take an evening stroll through a festive light show.

Photo credit: Wild Lights at Detroit Zoo