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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.
Join us for LittleGuide Detroit’s Stroller Roll presented by Delta Dental, Saturday morning at Hines Drive in Westland. Kerry and Carrie have goodies to giveaway and Captain America, Spider-Man, Ariel and Belle will be out for a meet and greet!
You can meet Laurel’s Princess Parties’ Tiana at Sandburg Library in Livonia for Princess and the Frog outdoor movie night on Friday. For more outdoor movie options: Jumanji (South Lyon), Jurassic Park (Clarkston), Jumanji (Garden City).
Halloween is right around the corner and tickets to the most popular local events are already selling out! Get yours before it’s too late.
Find a fall festival near you!
- Harvest Moon Festival @ Downtown Farmington (Thursday-Saturday)
- Troy Family Daze (Thursday-Sunday)
- Livonia AM Rotary Fall Carnival (Thursday-Sunday)
- Sunflower Festival @ Corn Fun (Friday – Sunday)
- Romulus Pumpkin Festival (Friday – Sunday)
- Northville Heritage Festival (Friday + Saturday)
- Friends Fall Festival @ Fraser Public Library (Saturday)
- Russian Festival @ Ann Arbor (Saturday)
- Lac Ste. Claire Fine Art Fair (Saturday & Sunday)
- Michigan Renaissance Festival (Saturday & Sunday)
Saturday is National Museum Day and the Michigan Science Center is re-opening to the public (after summer rain damage due to flooding) with discounted rates! Plan a trip some other great metro Detroit museums too!
Get a sneak peak at West Riverfront Park’s new Sport House and the future site for the 22-acre Centennial Park on Saturday for a family block party – admission is $5!
Join Detroit Public Schools Community District’s #BeKind21 campaign and do something nice for a friend, neighbor or stranger this weekend. We brought coffee for our teachers this week and we’re giving away a Starbuck’s gift card to a LittleGuide reader AND their friend – enter to win.
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!
Photo credit: Bedrock
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..