The temperatures are dropping and the biggest perk of freezing temps is outdoor ice skating. Invest in some skates, stock…
If a change of scenery and location is what you’re family is looking for – but not too far away – we suggest making a day trip to Macomb County, winter sports, animals, and treats!
Plan a day trip and enjoy family fun in Macomb! Enter to win a 4 skating passes and skate rental, a gallon of cider and a dozen donuts from Blake Farms!
Winter Wonderland at Blake Farms
Strap on skates (rentals is available) and take a spin around Blake Farm’s 2,000 square foot synthetic skating rink, have family dinner in an outdoor igloo and don’t leave without stocking up on cider and donuts for the drive home.
Wolcott Mills Farm Center
A 5 minute drive from Blake’s is Wolcott Mill Metropark Farm Center. The 250 acre working farm has all your littles favorite animals, nature trails and a barn themed playground with a massive tractor for kids to climb on!
Want to find more exotic animals? The Reptarium has reptiles or all kinds – including snakes and alligators!
Urban Air Adventure Park
Need to get out the house and let the kids bounce on someone else’s wall? Head to Urban Air Adventure Park for ropes and warrior courses, indoor playground, sky riders and more!
Find more winter activities (nature trails, sledding hills and more): Winter Fun For Kids In Macomb County
Photo credit: Gillis Benedict/Livingston Daily
About Carrie Budzinski
Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..