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Putt Putt Mini Golf Courses in Southeast Michigan

Families venture into new worlds in 2014 while playing a game on these fun and kooky mini-golf courses in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne and Washtenaw counties.

Golf courses aren't just green anymore. No, the putt-putt attractions that dot southeast Michigan are full of ponds, waterfalls, windmills, giant goofy characters and much more. So grab your putter and ball and pile the kids into the car for a trip to the bottom of the sea or the top of the mountains, day or night, at some of these local mini golf hotspots.

Armstrong's Funland, Belleville

  • Address: 8787 Belleville Road, Belleville
  • Phone: 734-699-3550
  • Hours: noon-9 p.m. Sunday-Saturday
  • Costs: $5/adults, $4/seniors and kids ages 4-12, free/kids under age 4

Grab a putter – and a bite. Enjoy some grilled grub and ice cream before or after hitting this not-too-challenging mini golf course.

Bayou Golf at Joe Dumars Fieldhouse, Sterling Heights

  • Address: 45300 Mound Road, Sterling Heights
  • Phone: 586-731-3080
  • Hours: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. daily
  • Cost: $5/game

Challenge the Louisiana terrain to a round of putt-putt on this nine-hole indoor course, nicknamed the "Swamp," full of ponds, waterfalls and vegetation native to the bayou.

C.J. Barrymore's Sports and Entertainment, Clinton Township

  • Address: 21750 Hall Road, Clinton Township
  • Phone: 586-469-2800
  • Hours: 11 a.m.-11p.m. Sunday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, through Aug. 31
  • Costs: $6/first game, $2/replay, $4/game for seniors and kids ages 5 and under

This family fun factory offers two 18-hole miniature golf course decorated with castles, waterfalls and rivers. Ages 4-84 can play.

Ford Road Miniature Golf, Garden City

  • Address: 29060 Ford Road, Garden City
  • Phone: 734-425-9816
  • Hours: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. daily during the summer; hours vary after Labor Day
  • Costs: $5/person, $3.50/kids ages 5 and under, $4/seniors

This challenging putt-putt spot offers a plant-filled course in the summertime and a haunting miniature golf experience in October.

Jawor Golf Center, Roseville

  • Address: 32900 Gratiot Ave., Roseville
  • Phone: 586-293-9836
  • Hours: 8 a.m.-9 p.m. daily, weather-dependent
  • Costs: $5/person, $2.50/second game

Jawor offers two 18-hole golf courses for the entire family. The humorous décor includes a pink elephant, a boxing kangaroo and more.

Kensington Mills Falls, Milford

  • Address: 2055 S. Milford Road, Milford
  • Phone: 248-685-2705
  • Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-8 p.m. Sunday
  • Costs: $6/ages 13-plus, $5/ages 5-12, $3/ages 4 and under

This classic outdoor mini golf course, equipped with waterfalls and mills, is challenging but fun for anyone. Check out the Kids Clubhouse Playscape, too ($6/ages 10 and under; $8/golf and playscape ages 10 and under).

Midway Sports & Entertainment, Taylor

  • Address: 22381 Van Born Road, Taylor
  • Phone: 313-277-9156
  • Hours: 9 a.m.-11 p.m. daily
  • Costs: $6/18 holes, $2/replay, $4/seniors and kids ages 5 and under

Take your putt putting on a Caribbean adventure at this exotic 18-hole course decorated with waterfalls, rivers, palm trees, a pirate ship – even a volcano!

Mulligan's Golf Center, South Lyon

  • Address: 54300 10 Mile Road, South Lyon
  • Phone: 248-437-0011
  • Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Cost: $5

Putt on this professionally designed course. Perfect to keep kids busy while the grown-ups practice their swing at the driving range.

Mystic Creek's Adventure Golf, Milford

  • Address: 1 Champion Circle, Milford
  • Phone: 248-684-3333
  • Hours: Call ahead for hours
  • Costs: $5/adults, $4/seniors (ages 55-plus), $3/kids ages 12 and under

Check out Mystic Creek Golf Club's challenging 18-hole course by next-door Camp Dearborn, featuring specially created rivers, waterfalls and more for all ages.

Oasis Golf Center, Plymouth

  • Address: 39500 Five Mile Road, Plymouth
  • Phone: 734-420-4653
  • Hours: 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Sunday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Wednesday
  • Costs: $6/adults; $4/children ages 12 and under

Take your putt-putt to the tropics with this 18-hole tropical themed oasis, challenging enough for any skill level.

 

Paradise Park, Novi

  • Address: 45799 Grand River Ave., Novi
  • Phone: 248-735-1050
  • Hours: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday; through the summer
  • Costs: $6.50/person, $5.50/kids under age 6 and seniors during the week, $5/kids under age 6 and seniors on weekends, free/kids ages 3 and under

Located right at the park's entrance, this 18-hole putt-putt course features lush landscaping, streams and waterfalls, with hole No. 9 playing right through the main waterfall.

Putterz Golf and Games, Ypsilanti

  • Address: 2675 Washtenaw St., Ypsilanti
  • Phone: 734-434-2838
  • Hours: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-9 p.m. Sunday; through the summer
  • Costs: $7/one game, $9/two games, $10/three games

Keep little ones entertained with a choice of three different 18-hole courses, batting cages and a game room.

Putting Edge, Novi

  • Address: 44225 12 Mile Road, Novi
  • Phone: 248-348-4022
  • Hours: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday
  • Costs: $10.50/ages 13-plus, $8.50/ages 12 and under; upgrade to unlimited play by adding $2/person

Instead of an outdoor windmills-and-waterfall approach to mini golf, take a mystical journey through a vibrantly painted, 18-hole, glow-in-the-dark course themed to Aztec jungles, medieval times and the bottom of the ocean.

Royal Oak Golf Center, Royal Oak

  • Address: 3500 Edgar Ave., Royal Oak
  • Phone: 248-549-4653
  • Hours: 9 a.m.-10:30 p.m. daily (last round sold one hour prior to closing)
  • Costs: $6.50/adults, $4.50/kids ages 4-12 and seniors 60 plus, free/kids ages 3 and under with any paid round

Bring your best game to this 18-hole outdoor mountain-style mini golf course that claims to be one of the most challenging in metro Detroit.

Sport N Fun, Farmington Hills

  • Address: 30749 Grand River Ave., Farmington Hills
  • Phone: 248-471-5100
  • Hours: 9 a.m.-midnight daily
  • Cost: $6/person for 18 holes, $12/three rounds (buy two, get one free)

Open until midnight, this putt-putt spot is perfect when you're looking for something to do late at night. They also have go-karts and batting cages!

Sportway of Westland and Brownstown

  • Address: 38520 Ford Road, Westland
  • Phone: 734-728-7222
  • Hours: 10 a.m.-midnight Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-1 a.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-midnight Sunday; weather permitting
  • Cost: $6/island course, $6/harbor course, $3/kids ages 6 and under

 

  • Address: 19640 Allen Road, Brownstown
  • Phone: 734-497-0340
  • Hours: 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Sunday
  • Costs: $6/18 holes, $3/kids ages 6 and under

Check out these putt-putt courses that are perfect for families. Try out the batting cages or the go-karts, too!

World's Finest Frozen Custard & Family Center, Chesterfield Township

  • Address: 33538 23 Mile Road, Chesterfield Township
  • Phone: 586-725-1315
  • Hours: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. daily June-October, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. daily March-June
  • Costs: $4/person, free/kids under age 12

This kooky course is perfect for all ages, with two giant swan fixtures, a giant bull and a big red-and-blue cow.

Zap Zone, multiple locations

  • Address: 41953 Ford Road, Canton
  • Phone: 734-844-7746
  • Hours: noon-11 p.m. Monday-Thursday, noon-midnight Friday, 10 a.m.-midnight Saturday, noon-9 p.m. Sunday
  • Cost: $8/game

 

  • Address: 31506 Grand River Ave., Farmington
  • Phone: 248-471-6777
  • Hours: noon-11 p.m. Monday-Thursday, noon-midnight Friday, 10 a.m.-midnight Saturday, noon-10 p.m. Sunday
  • Cost: $8/game

 

  • Address: 9751 Telegraph Road, Taylor
  • Phone: 313-299-9690
  • Hours: noon-11 p.m. Monday-Thursday, noon-midnight Friday, 10 a.m.-midnight Saturday, noon-10 p.m. Sunday
  • Cost: $8/game

There's more to Zap Zone than laser tag: Some locations offer indoor glow-in-the-dark mini golf that take you through the Egyptian pyramids, under the sea, to a tropical jungle and back in time to the prehistoric world. Also enjoy go-karts, mini bowling, bumper cars and more.

Jun 12, 2013 03:34 am
 Posted by  matthewmarc

These look like great programs and sites! Thanks! My nephews just got started with golf when they were playing around with ball targets. At least they have something to do at home.

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