ARTICLES ARTICLES skip to Main Content

ALL ARTICLES

10 Things to Do with Kids in Metro Detroit this Weekend

The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this…

Parents Staycation Giveaway: Hollywood Casino At Greektown

Find someone to watch the kids and plan a date (over) night! The NEW Hollywood Casino At Greektown Detroit has everything you…

8 Family-Friendly Things to Do in October

It's finally fall. Pull out the sweaters, order pumpkin spiced everything and enjoy the the changes of the season.   Halloween Trick…

5 Ways To Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15th to October 15th and the perfect opportunity to celebrate Hispanic culture with your kids. From…

10 Children’s Books That Celebrate Indigenous People

Indigenous Peoples' Day is Monday, October 11th. Celebrate the lives and stories of Native Americans with one of these American Indian Youth…

Kid-Friendly Halloween Events in Metro Detroit This Weekend

Halloween season is here and it's time to put on some costumes and have some fun! Here are the Halloween events happening…

Top Things to do with KIDS in Metro Detroit This Week

  Looking for daily inspiration and ideas for things to do with kids this week? From at-home family fun, to festivities around…

Outdoor Activities For 4 Seasons In Metro Detroit

Michigan has four beautiful seasons and plenty of ways to have fun outside all year long.    Playgrounds Gallup Park (Ann Arbor)…

Encanto and Frozen Themed Disney On Ice Coming To Detroit

The wait is OVER! You can soon see Mirabel, Ana and Elsa together at the Disney On Ice Frozen & Encanto Show.…

Tea Party Castle Creates Magical Moments For Kids

Tea Party Castle is the ultimate party destination for little ones in search of a truly royal experience! It’s sure to be…

Charlie Brown Christmas Coming To Detroit

Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, and the whole Peanuts gang as they sing, dance, and learn the true meaning of Christmas…

Popular Holiday Tickets That Will Sell Out In Metro Detroit

The holiday season is officially here and we're excited for all things that can brighten up our festivities. Bundle up and head…

Canterbury Village Hosts Kid-Friendly Halloween Stroll

Canterbury Village's walk-thru outdoor Halloween experience is one you don't want to miss! Learn more about the Halloween Stroll and enter to…

Plymouth Orchards Offers Fall Treats, Farm Animals, and More

Make a quick fall trip to Plymouth Orchards for seasonal fun in all one place.   Plymouth Orchards is a great fall…

SUE: The T. rex Experience Coming To Metro Detroit

Cranbrook Institute of Science is bringing a new traveling dinosaur exhibit to metro Detroit with SUE: The T. rex Experience.   SUE:…

Newly Renovated Belle Isle Nature Center Opens To The Public

After a multi-year closure the Belle Isle Nature Center is back and better than ever!   The Belle Isle Nature Center is…

Find Fall Family Fun At Blake’s Haunted Attractions

Scare up some fun at Blake's Haunted Attractions this fall! From haunted hayrides, zombie paintball and Spookyland featuring fun for all ages,…

10 Things to Do with Kids in Metro Detroit this Weekend

The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this…

Baby Shark LIVE! The Christmas Show Heading To Detroit

Baby Shark is on its way to do-do-Detroit this holiday season. Get tickets to Baby Shark Live! The Christmas Show at Fox…

Go Behind The Scenes At SEA LIFE Michigan

Go on a family field trip behind the scenes of SEA LIFE Michigan! The 20 minute tours are back and offer a…

Beacon Park Hosts Hocus Pocus Showing & Cider In The City

Get into the spirit of fall at Beacon Park in October with two unique festive events.    Watch your favorite Halloween movie…

Find A Fire Truck For National Fire Prevention Week!

National Fire Prevention Week is October 9th - 15th and across the country fire stations are opening their doors to let families…

Check Out Michigan’s Spooky Tillson Street

Start a new holiday tradition and take a walk down Tillson Street in Romeo this Halloween season.   Throughout the month of October…

Top Things to do with KIDS in Metro Detroit This Week

  Looking for daily inspiration and ideas for things to do with kids this week? From at-home family fun, to festivities around…

5 Fun Kid-Friendly Fall Activities In Plymouth

If you’re looking for a day full of family fun look no further than Plymouth. Whether you want the charm of a…

Harvest Fest & Food Truck Rally Return To Detroit Riverfront

Mark your calendar, for a second year, the Detroit Riverfront is hosting the Detroit Harvest Fest & Food Truck Rally along the…

Greater Detroit Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show Coming To Detroit

The Greater Detroit Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show returns to Macomb Community College with kid-friendly fun October 7th through 9th.   The…

10 Things to Do with Kids in Metro Detroit this Weekend

The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this…

Stop By Big Red Orchard During Its FINAL Season

Big Red Orchard is closing after this 2022 season. Stop by the cider mill and enjoy family fun in Washington before its…

Enjoy 50% Off Admission at The Flint Children’s Museum

Grab the Grandparents for family fun at the Flint Children's Museum in September.    September 11th was Grandparents Day and the Flint…

Ride In A Model T At Ford Piquette Avenue Plant This Weekend

Celebrate the Model T's birthday with a ride in car that changed the world at the Ford Piquette Avenue Plant on Sunday,…

Plan A Family Visit To Frankenmuth This Fall

You don't have to travel far to have fun. Head to Michigan's Little Bavaria for timeless family fun in Frankenmuth.   Enjoy…

Yoyo’s Fun Center Offers Indoor Play Space For Families

If you're looking for the perfect place for your next playdate, check out Yoyo's Fun Center in Westland. The indoor play place…

Top Things to do with KIDS in Metro Detroit This Week

  Looking for daily inspiration and ideas for things to do with kids this week? From at-home family fun, to festivities around…

Upland Hills Farm Hosts Weekly Harvest Festivals In October

The Fall Harvest Festival at Upland Hills Farm takes place every Saturday and Sunday in October from 10am to 5pm and you…

12 Easy Nature Walks to Do With Kids in Metro Detroit

A family nature hike is a perfect way for kids to stretch their legs and get some much needed fresh air. Check…

5 Kid-Friendly Activations Coming To The Detroit Auto Show

The North American International Auto Show returns to the Motor City this fall and brings with it new kid-friendly adventures the entire…

Longway Planetarium Hosts Ooky Spooky Light Show In October

Find kid-friendly Halloween fun at Longway Planetarium in October!   See favorite Halloween songs like "The Monster Mash," "Ghostbusters," and "Thriller" come…

Top Kid-Friendly Shows Coming to Detroit in 2022-2023

Make your littles feel big with a trip to the theatre. There's something magical and memorable about getting dressed up (whether it's…

Celebrate Fall At Debuck’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

Check off multiple items off your fall bucket list at Debuck's Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch. The popular Belleville destination hosts over…

HalloWeekends Happening Now At Cedar Point

Halloween season is upon us and HalloWeekends is BACK at Cedar Point!    The spooky sights and blood-curdling delights of fall are…

CoComelon Live Is Coming To The Fox Theatre

Kids can't get enough of CoComelon and now they can see their favorite character live on stage in CoComelon LIVE! JJ's Journey…

Michigan Science Center Hosts FREE Admission Community Day

The Michigan Science Center is hosting a FREE Community Day on Saturday, September 24h and you can reserve tickets NOW!   It's…

Kid-Friendly Fall Festivals In Metro Detroit

Bundle up and get ready for fall fun! From hayrides and apple cider to circus acts and carnival rides, there are lots…

10 Things to Do with Kids in Metro Detroit this Weekend

The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this…

Toledo Zoo Host Harvest Festival In October

The Toledo Zoo has it all - stunning animal habitats, behind the scenes tours, a Natural History Museum, Safari Railroad, carousel,  aerial…

Monster Jam Returns to Ford Field In 2023

Monster Jam returns to Ford Field in downtown Detroit in March 2023 for a weekend of family fun...and we can't wait!  …

Discover Art Prize & Experience Grand Rapids

When you need a change of pace, but don't want to go far - head west and experience Grand Rapids.    Western…

4 Can’t Miss Events At The Ford House This Fall

The Ford House is one our favorite places to visit, especially in the fall! Explore the grounds any day of the week…

JoJo’s ShakeBAR Opens This Fall In District Detroit

Mark your calendars for September 24th and start making plans to check out JoJo's ShakeBAR in District Detroit.    JoJo’s ShakeBAR’s Signature…

Halloween Events for KIDS in Metro Detroit 2022

Trunk or treats, haunted houses, pumpkin parades and more - here are the top Halloween events for KIDS in Metro Detroit!   …

7 Ways to Have a Healthy Back-to-School Experience

At LittleGuide Detroit, we want to make life easier for parents - which often times includes sharing cool new destinations, but also…

‘Touch A Truck’ and More At Michigan Firehouse Museum

Fire truck lovers will delight at the hands-on Michigan Firehouse Museum in Ypsilanti.    The Michigan Firehouse Museum is a three level,…

7 Family-Friendly Fall Festivals in Metro Detroit This Weekend

It's fall festival season and there are carnival rides, fireworks, farm animals and fun to find around town with your family.  …

Top Things to do with KIDS in Metro Detroit This Week

  Looking for daily inspiration and ideas for things to do with kids this week? From at-home family fun, to festivities around…

Kid Chemist Offers Educational Fun In Dearborn

Sign your little scientist up for extra curricular fun at Kid Chemist In Dearborn. From classes to camps, at-home kits and tutoring…

Kid-Friendly Road Trips To See Colorful Trees In Michigan

The best thing about fall in Michigan is the changing colors of the trees. Pack up the kids (and your pet) and…

Friendship Factory Opens 2 New Metro Detroit Locations

The Friendship Factory is growing! The popular party place will soon have three metro Detroit locations.   From themed workshops to VIP…

10 Fun + Educational Field Trip Ideas For Students

Field trip days were always our favorite when we were a kid and now it's our job to plan the field trips…

Plan A Parent’s Night Out At Toledo Zoo This Fall

The Toledo Zoo isn't just for kids, mom and dad can enjoy themselves for a night on the town this fall at…

10 Things to Do with Kids in Metro Detroit this Weekend

The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this…

5 Places To Take LEGO® Loving Kids In Metro Detroit

We may not love stepping on them in the living room, but we love the fine motor and engineering skills our littles…

EXTENDED: Dinosauria Remains One More Week At Detroit Zoo

There's still time to see Dinosauria at the Detroit Zoo, the popular exhibit will now be open through Sunday, September 11th.  …

Disney On Ice Let’s Celebrate Is Coming To Detroit

For generations Disney On Ice has been a family favorite and in 2022 you can introduce your littles to the magical tradition…

8 Best Cider Mills For Kids In Southeast Michigan

Find more than just cider and donuts at these local mills, orchards and farms - enjoy a ton of family fun!  …

Bowers School Farm Announces Dates of Fall Festival

Celebrate the season at Bowers School Farm's annual Fall Festival on October 15th & 16th.    Bowers School Farm's Fall Festival brings…

Take Your Family On A Donut Crawl In Rochester This Fall

Add Rochester to your fall destination list. Home to 4 cider mills, you can stock up on cider and donuts and find…

Find Outdoor Fun at Wayne County’s Kinloch Park

Wayne County Parks is home to over two dozen parks, playgrounds and natural spaces to explore and Kinloch Park in Redford is…

Grab Cider and Donuts At Dexter Cider Mill

A Washtenaw County staple, Dexter Cider Mill has been serving up cider and donuts since 1886, stop by their store this fall…

Check Out Leslie Science & Nature Center Nature Playscape

The Leslie Science and Nature Center's new $250,00 Natural Playscape is well underway and kids can now play on one of the…

The Ford House Hosts 2nd Annual Story Festival In September

Calling all bookworms! Get ready for a day filled with spectacular stories, creative activities and fun performances at the Edsel & Eleanor…

Guide to Fall Family Fun in Metro Detroit

Corn mazes, petting zoos and pumpkin patches - oh my! The golden leaves won't last long, so bring your kids out for…

Top Things to do with KIDS in Metro Detroit This Week

  Looking for daily inspiration and ideas for things to do with kids this week? From at-home family fun, to festivities around…

Grandparents Day Events + Activities in Metro Detroit

Grandparent's Day is Sunday, September 11th and it's the perfect excuse to plan a special outing with the grandkids. Here are special…

Find Wagon Tours & Hayrides in Metro Detroit

Simple pleasures like hayrides make big memories for little kids. Hop on the hay and enjoy a short ride through the park…

Plan A Visit To Carousel Acres

Emu's, and zonkeys, pigs, and kangaroos - oh my! Find farm animals and more at Carousel Acres in South Lyon, Michigan.   …

Three Cedars Farm Offers Fall Fun For Family + Field Trips

All Aboard! The train is leaving the station and the first stop is the ATM because  Three Cedars Farm is open for…

4 Reasons To Plan A Family Trip To Blake Farms This Fall

Fall in Michigan requires a trip to Blake Farms. The autumn oasis offers all your seasonal favorites in one place - u-pick…

10 Things to Do with Kids in Metro Detroit this Weekend

The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this…

6 Family Friendly Festivals in Metro Detroit this Weekend

Close out summer with carnival rides, live entertainment, an elephant ear or two and plenty of FUN!   Saline Community Fair (Saline)…

Local Theaters Offer $3 Movies For National Cinema Day

National Cinema Day is Saturday, September 3rd and local movie theaters are offering $3 tickets to movies and discount movie snack deals!…

The YMCA Celebrate 170 Years With BIG Block Party

The YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit is celebrating 170 years of service to the community with a BIG Block Party at Boll Family…

8 Family-Friendly Things to Do in September

It's finally fall. Pull out the sweaters, order pumpkin spiced everything and enjoy the the changes of the season.   Find The…

Monroe Street Midway Open Through September

Don't miss out on the Monroe Street Midway. The downtown destination is open through Sunday, September 25th and will offer FREE skating…

The Sloan Museum of Discovery Offers FREE Admission

The Sloan Museum of Discovery is a must for Michigan families, the brand-new facility offers high-tech, interactive hands-on experiences for kids of…

Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve is Hidden Gem Worth Exploring

You don't have to go far for an adventure, head to Southfield for a family day that will ROCK at Carpenter Lake…

4 Reasons To Stay In Swim Class During The School Year

As we transition from the relaxing days of summer to the busy schedules of fall, consider keeping a summer favorite on the…

Parmenter’s Cider Mill Is Open For The Season

Put Parmenter's Cider Mill on your autumn bucket list and enjoy fall magic in Northville.   Just north of downtown Northville you'll…

Arts, Beats & Eats Brings Family Fun To Downtown Royal Oak

Arts Beats and Eats brings 4 days of fun to downtown Royal Oak over Labor Day Weekend (September 2nd to 5th) and…

Top Things to do with KIDS in Metro Detroit This Week

  Looking for daily inspiration and ideas for things to do with kids this week? From at-home family fun, to festivities around…

LAST CALL: Splash Pads, Beaches, Waterparks In Metro Detroit

Almost all outdoor water venues close for the season on Labor Day. Hold on to summer and make the most of the…

Family Activities For Labor Day Weekend in Metro Detroit

Labor Day weekend will be here before we know it. Start making plans before it's back to school.   Fall Festivals Carnival…

Learn How Children’s Hospital Helps Kids With Seizures

At LittleGuide Detroit, we want to make life easier for parents - which often times includes sharing cool new destinations, but also…

Blake Farms Opens New South Lyon Location

When the Erwin family decided to step away from its South Lyon orchard, Blake Farms stepped in to make sure families continue…

Find The Best Cider Mills Around Metro Detroit

It's cider and donut season - they all smell so sweet and they taste even sweeter! We wait all year long for…

12 Best Playgrounds For Kids In Metro Detroit

There's nothing better than finding a new (and newly renovated) playground that offers FREE fun and outdoor play for your kids. Here…

10 Things to Do with Kids in Metro Detroit this Weekend

The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this…

Plan A Trip To Turtle Cove Aquatic Center

Hold on to the final weeks of summer at  Huron-Clinton Metroparks' Turtle Cove Aquatic Center in Belleville, Michigan.    Close out the…

Visit The New Octopus At Belle Isle Aquarium

The Belle Isle Aquarium has a new friend, an eight-legged octopus, and you can meet him for FREE!    The Belle Isle…

The Sugar Factory Announces Opening Date In Downtown Detroit

Family dinner and birthday celebrations just got a whole lot sweeter! The internationally popular Sugar Factory opens in downtown Detroit on Thursday,…

Can’t Miss Hands-On Museums For Metro Detroit Families

Looking for indoor family fun that's educational too? Here are the best hands-on museums for kids in metro Detroit.   Sloan Museum…

5 FREE Family Events Happening In Metro Detroit This Week

We know…kids are expensive, so here are a few FREE events happening this week.   Superhero Day @ The Mall at Partridge…

Back To Top
Close search