Family Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Whether you're looking for family things to do in Detroit, searching for stuff in Ann Arbor or simply looking for fun activities for families, we've got you covered.

There are tons of activities in metro Detroit and beyond that appeal to kids of all ages. It can be hard to keep up with all the fun activities for families that are happening in southeast Michigan, so let us help you plan your week!

Take a look at the top events happening this weekend – Friday, June 14-Sunday, June 16, 2019. Check back weekly for new events and family fun things to do.

Still want more? Take a look at our calendar of events!

Note: Things change, so be sure to call ahead before attending any of these events or performances.

Father’s Day Fun in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Now-June 16, 2019

  • Address: Various locales
  • Time: Times vary
  • Admission: Admission varies
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Celebrate dad at one of these local events leading up to – and on – Father’s Day.

Canton Liberty Fest at Heritage Park

June 13-15, 2019

  • Address: Heritage Park, 1150 S. Canton Center Road
  • Time: 1-10 p.m. Thursday, 1-11 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday
  • Admission: Free

Carnival rides, games, live entertainment, fireworks and more is in store this weekend in Canton.

Redford Township Festival at Bell Creek County Park

June 13-16, 2019

  • Address: Bell Creek County Park, Five Mile and Inkster Roads, Redford
  • Time: 6-10 p.m. Thursday, 6-10:30 p.m. Friday, noon-11 p.m. Saturday
  • Admission: Free

This community festival offers games, rides, music and plenty of family fun this weekend.

The Belleville National Strawberry Festival

June 14-16, 2019

  • Address: Downtown area, Belleville
  • Time: Noon-10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, noon-7 p.m. Sunday
  • Admission: Free

Strawberry treats, carnival rides, arts and crafts, and more is in store for families during this annual fest.

The Wonderful Music of Oz at the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center

June 14-16, 2019

  • Address: Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit
  • Time: 10:45 a.m. and 8 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday
  • Admission: $19-$115

Experience the wonderful world of Oz through live performances of all your favorite songs.

Ann Arbor Summer Festival

June 14-July 7, 2019

  • Address: Various venues
  • Time: Times vary
  • Admission: Some fees apply

This annual event in Ann Arbor boasts more than 175 events for all ages over the course of three weeks. There’s a KidZone, too.

Family Activity Series at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

June 15, 2019

  • Address: Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit
  • Time: 1-3 p.m.
  • Admission: Free

Families enjoy art, music, dancing and historical fun during this monthly.

#GetOutsideDay at Rolling Hills County Park

June 15, 2019

  • Address: Rolling Hills County Park, 7660 Stony Creek Road, Ypsilanti
  • Time: noon-2 p.m.
  • Admission: Free; some fees/parking

Get outdoors with your kiddos who tackle obstacle course, bounces house and more.

Motor Muster at Greenfield Village

June 15-16, 2019

  • Address: Greenfield Village, 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn
  • Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday
  • Admission: $25.25-$28/adults, $21/ages 5-11, free/4 and under, $6/parking

Head to Greenfield Village to see a display of historic cars, trucks, motorcycles and military vehicles this weekend.

Annie at the Christian A. Fenton Performing Arts Center

June 16, 20-23 and 27-29, 2019

  • Address: Christian A. Fenton Performing Arts Center, 707 Vernier Road, Grosse Pointe Woods
  • Time: 8 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
  • Admission: $25/person

This stage show is based on the beloved Harold Gray story about an orphan whose dreams come true.