Family Science Experiences

LESLIE SCIENCE & NATURE CENTER 1831 Traver Road, Ann Arbor

Now you can book you own private family time to enjoy some of our wonderful science programs.  Choose one of our activities to be led by one of our educators for an outdoor hands-on engaging time. Up to 6 people…


Black History Month Activity Bags

SOUTHFIELD PARKS & RECREATION 26000 Evergreen Road, Southfield

Register today pick up your activity bag!  It will be filled with various crafts and activities themed for Black History Month. For ages 12 years and younger. Supplies limited. Register for a time to pick up with the parks and…


Birmingham Open Skate

BIRMINGHAM ICE ARENA 2300 E Licoln St, Birmingham

Birmingham Ice Sports Arena has open skate times now open for the entire family! Adult admission is $6/ skater.  Children  17 and under and Seniors admission is $5/ skater. Skate rental is available for an additional $3 and has limited…

$5 – $6

Young Explorers

FARMINGTON NATURE CENTER 24915 Farmington Rd, Farmington Hills

Allow your Young Explorer to experience the magic of the natural world! Children will explore a different nature theme each week as they hike and investigate along the trails of Heritage Park. Since this is a drop-off program, please send…

$100 – $110

Family Play Class


Crawling, Walking, Running, or Exploring! Everyone is welcome! Participating in a diverse class of physical, social, and cognitive developmental skills creates a dynamic class, where younger children benefit from watching older children and older children benefit from being leaders. Great…

$24 – $139

Puddle Jumpers

WINT NATURE CENTER 9501 Sashabaw Road, Village of Clarkston

Children ages 3-6 can have some nature fun as they increase their love for the great outdoors. A naturalist will engage children with a story, nature talk and a related activity. Each child will receive a craft kit to take…


Family Swim @ Aqua-Tots (multiple locations)

AQUA TOTS - CANTON 43335 Joy Rd., Canton

Make splash, practice your skills or simply have fun with pool toys at Aqua-Tots. Open Family Swim is offered Monday thru Friday from 11am to 3pm for only $10 per family. Schedule a playdate or enjoy quality time with your…


The rink at Campus Martius

CAMPUS MARTIUS ICE RINK 1 Campus Martius, Detroit

The Rink at Campus Martius Park is the premier family-friendly outdoor skating rink in Michigan and the region. Situated in the heart of Downtown Detroit on Woodward Avenue, the Rink offers one of the most beautiful skating experiences in the country. Convenient and affordable parking is available steps away from The Rink at Campus Martius Park.  Thanks to our partners at Bedrock, you…

$8 – $11

Blake’s Ice Rink

BLAKE'S ORCHARD AND CIDER MILL 17985 Armada Center Rd., Armada

Blake's Ice Rink is back better than ever! After 75 years of world class entertainment and tradition, Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill has expanded its offerings to include a Winter Wonderland Experience.  Blake’s is proud to present a winter season…

$10 – $15


Robert C. Valade Park 2670 Atwater Street, Detroit

Head to Winter at Valade’s Fire and Ice weekend for tons of medieval fun remixed with some techno on top. All weekend enjoy oversized fires, turkey legs and more and take your picture on our 6 foot tall Iron throne…


Winter Park

CHARLES L. BOWERS SCHOOL FARM 1219 East Square Lake Road, Bloomfield Hills

Winter Park at Bower's Farm is back open for the season. Buy your advance tickets today for the new and improved tubing hill.  Rentals are for 50 minute time increments. Keep in mind that some dates may become unavailable due…


Owl Prowl

STAGE NATURE CENTER 6685 Coolidge Hwy, Troy

Have you heard the trill and whinny of the Eastern Screech-Owl or the deep, soft hoot of the Great Horned Owl? On each Prowl, we will immerse ourselves into the nighttime world of the owl and discover what makes them…

$10 – $12

American Girl Party


Follow your inner star to the American Girl Party! Come dressed in your favorite pajamas and take part in all the fun with your American Girl Doll (or your favorite doll)! Includes pizza and a drink. Pre-Registration is required.  For…



Downtown Rochester Rochester

Enjoy safari themed ice sculptures, an ice carving competition, live carvings, marshmallow roasting, shopping, The Big, Bright Light Show and Fireworks Friday & Saturday night! There will be Marshmallow Roasting with the Lions’ Club on E. 3rd Street both days.…


Glenlore Trails: Aurora

Glenlore Trails 3860 Newton Road, Commerce

An immersive wintry experience for all ages.  Visit Michigan’s original illuminated forest this holiday season! One mile outdoor path with interactive, story moments, and other entertainment. New features added regularly! Tickets on sale now.   Photo Credit: Facebook

$15 – $25

Pets and Pajamas

Huron Valley Humane Society 3100 Cherry Hills Road, Ann Arbor

What could be more fun than spending your Friday night with our furry friends at HSHV? This paw-tastic event is appropriate for ages 5 to 11 and includes adoptable animal interactions, a vegetarian dinner and an animal-themed movie with popcorn!…

$15 – $35

Lantern Lit Hike

Proud Lake Recreation Area 2700 Glengary, Commerce Charter Township

Come enjoy a lantern lit hike around the Marsh Trail! Hikes kick off at the Annex building- where light refreshments, a warming fire, & restrooms will be available. Hikes are free to attend, but a Recreation Passport is required! Rec…


Drawing in the Galleries

DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Create a pencil drawing to take home while taking a closer look at the collection. No experience is necessary.  All supplies provided. For ages 6 - Adult (children ages 12 and younger should be accompanied by an adult). Capacity is…

FREE- with Admission

Owl Prowl

FARMINGTON NATURE CENTER 24915 Farmington Rd, Farmington Hills

Experience a guided hike through the trails of Heritage Park in search of owls and other nocturnal animals! Listen for owl calls and find out what makes these nocturnal creatures such expert hunters and survivalists. A great opportunity to enjoy…


Glow Jump

SKY ZONE - CANTON 42550 Executive Dr, Canton

Sky Zone is lit up for glow nights every Friday and Saturday nights!  You will get 120 minutes of Glow jumping. SkySocks ($3.99) and SkyZone Glow Shirt ($6.99) are required for participation. Space is limited, reserving tickets online is highly…

$24.99 – $34