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Grandparent’s Day is Sunday, September 11th and it’s the perfect excuse to plan a special outing with the grandkids. Here are special events happening around town that everyone will love.
Grandparents Day ‘Super’ Meet & Greet @ West Bloomfield Public Library
Saturday, September 10th – 11am to 2pm
On September 10th from 11:00am-2:00pm come out for their Grandparents day event and have a chance to meet Belle and Batman!
Old Car Fest @ Greenfield Village
Saturday, September 10th + Sunday, September 11th
Hundreds of vehicles from the 1890s through 1932 arrive from across the country to be perfectly set in the place where American history comes alive.
FREE Admission For Grandparents @ Potter Park Zoo
Sunday, September 11th – 9am to 5pm
In celebration of grandparents and everything they do, all grandparents will get into the zoo FREE September 11, 2022.
Grandparents Day @ Wolcott Metropark Farm Center
Sunday, September 11th – 11am to 2pm
Bring your grandkids and take a leisurely stroll through our beautiful farm as we help you celebrate the special bond between a grandparent and their grandkids. We will have multiple stops throughout the farm where you can visit the animals, sit and listen as we read a family friendly children’s story, take part in some fun farm activities, enjoy a relaxing wagon ride around our fields, and commemorate the day with fun photo opportunities.
FREE Admission @ Detroit Historical Museum
Sunday, September 11th – 1pm to 5pm
Visit the Detroit Historical Museum on Sunday, September 11 for Grandparents Day and enjoy free admission for the whole family! Join in family activities in the Streets of Old Detroit and try your hand at our scavenger hunt.
Grandparents Day Concert @ Dexter District Library
Sunday, September 11th – 2pm
The Grandparents Day concert will feature instrumental and vocal soloists from the Dexter Community Schools.
Need more fun ideas for the grandkids?
- Go to the carnival at Plymouth Fall Fest
- Visit barn animals and get lost in the corn maze at Maybury Farm
- Let them get behind the wheels at Waterford’s Touch-A-Truck event (Saturday)
- Catch up over cider and donuts – find the best cider mill near you
- Meet the new octopus at the Belle Isle Aquarium
- Experience the age of the Dinosaur at the Detroit Zoo’s Dinosauria
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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..