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The days may all be a blur, but we can still get excited for the weekend. After a long week at home, spend time outside and take in some fresh air. And if you need some inspiration for things to do with your kids, here are 10 things you CAN do this weekend.
The Stroller Roll is THIS SUNDAY and we can’t wait to meet everyone! Come down to the Dequindre Cut to say hi to the LittleGuide team, get a FREE ice cream from the Huddle Truck and meet your littles favorite princesses and superheroes! The event is FREE but we ask that you pre-register.
The Summer Drive-In at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth returns for the 2021 season on Friday and if you haven’t seen Croods 2 on the big screen, now’s your chance!
Also opening for the season is Yate’s Ice Cream Shoppe! Get a donut sundae, walk the nature trail and let the kids play on the firetruck themed playground at Gene Shepherd Park.
Greenfield Village opens on Saturday. Take a trip through time and explore old homes, visit a working farm, hop on the train, go round the carousel and let the kids run around the playground.
Ramadan began on Monday and if you are looking for ways to introduce the Muslim holiday to your kids here are 4 Fun Ways To Teach Kids About Ramadan.
April is Healthy Kids Month at The YMCA and every Saturday they are hosting FREE family events! Here’s this weekend’s line-up:
- Family Yoga @ Macomb Family YMCA (Mt. Clemens)
- Family Gym + ‘Snack’tivity @ Boll Family YMCA (Detroit)
- Family Cardio Drumming @ Downriver YMCA (Southgate)
- Family Zumba @ Downriver YMCA (Southgate)
- Family Superhero Zumba @ Farmington YMCA (Farmington)
- Kids Camp Sampler @ South Oakland Family YMCA (Royal Oak)
Get craft at home and drive by the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi to pick up material for a FREE felt blanket kit.
Los Trompos returns to Beacon Park this month and we’re looking forward to the return of one of our favorite downtown activations.
Here are more ideas for the weekend!
SAY HI TO ANIMALS
- Detroit Zoo (Royal Oak)
- Wolcott Farm Center (Ray)
- Kensington Farm Center (Milford)
- Domino Farms (Ann Arbor)
- SEALIFE Michigan (Auburn Hills)
VISIT THE PLAYGROUND
- Carpenter Lake Nature Preserve (Southfield)
- Beverly Park (Beverly Hills)
- Scarlet’s Playground (Commerce)
- Booth Park (Birmingham)
- Merriman Hallow (Westland)
- Summit Gardens (Howell)
- Spencer Park (Rochester)
FUN FAMILY NATURE TRAILS
- Leslie Nature Center (Ann Arbor)
- Cranbrook Gardens (Bloomfield Hills)
- Holly Recreation Area (Holly)
- Howell Nature Center (Howell)
- International Wildlife Refuge (Trenton)
- Urban Air Adventure Park (Sterling Heights)
- Rev’d Up Fun (Woodhaven)
- Escape (Troy)
- DEFY Detroit (Commerce)
- Legacy 925 (Oxford)
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..