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The days may all be a blur but the weekends are a time to refresh. Save time scrolling and check out this list of fun family activities you can do this weekend.
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Looking for a festival or outdoor movie? Here’s the weekend line up:
- Lenawee County Fair (Friday & Saturday)
- Fowlerville Family Fair (Friday & Saturday)
- Main Street Wine, Art, Music Festival @ Downtown Brighton (Friday-Sunday )
- The Croods: New Age @ McHattie Park, South Lyon (Friday)
- Raya and the Last Dragon @ New Center Park, Detroit (Friday)
- Tons of Trucks @ Borden Park, Rochester Hills (Saturday)
- Finding Nemo @ Deer Lake Beach, Clarkston (Saturday)
- Jumanji: Next Level @ Downtown Rochester (Saturday)
- Troy Traffic Jam @ Columbia Center (Sunday)
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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
- Cranbrook Gardens (Bloomfield Hills)
- Leslie Nature Center (Ann Arbor)
- 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)
Find more family events on our Event Calendar!
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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..