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The show is about life in the Serengeti on an unprecedented scale. It’s home to most of Africa’s iconic animals and hosts one of the world’s greatest natural events, the annual wildebeest migration. Recommended for ages 6 and up. Event cost: $7/adults, $5/seniors 60-plus, $5/youth ages 2-11 Event times: 4 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays,...
Enjoy Wayne County Parks Campout 2022 at Nankin Mills Park. Campsite Registration includes a campsite, packet of campsite information, wristbands and a map of the park. Event cost: Campsite fee: $25/site/family/site is available (Over five campers must register for an additional campsite for $25) Event times: 4 p.m. July 16- 11 a.m. July...
Turtle Odyssey explores the unique lifecycle of an Australian green sea turtle named Bunji and her incredible journey across the open ocean. The film follows Bunji the green sea turtle from a hatchling into adulthood as she swims thousands of miles, meets incredible creatures and has some really wild...
Enjoy a race on Belle Isle that helps raise money for the Ronald McDonald House Charity. There is a virtual run option available, too. Event cost: $50/5K and 10K, $40/2 Mile, $28/Kids Fun Run Event time: 8:30 a.m./2 Mile, 5K & 10K, 10 a.m./Kids Fun Run July 16, 2022
Enjoy a family-friendly race that will help benefit the Stage Nature Center. Little ones can participate in their own "Little Sprout Sprint." Pre-registration is recommended; walk-ins are welcome. All finishers will receive a participation award and the top male and female participants will receive awards. Virtual option available, too. Event...
This event offers fishing, food, prizes and a ton of fun for children of all ages. It is presented by Michigan Youth Bass Fishing Association. Event cost: Free Event time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. June 12, 2022
The whole family can enjoy a free day of fishing (no license required). There will be games, prizes, a free hot dog lunch and raffles all day long. Event cost: Free Event time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 11, 2022
The Scavenger Safari & Walk is the Blood Cancer Foundation of Michigan's premier family event. It brings together patients, families and community members for an adventurous scavenger hunt through the Detroit Zoo. Parking, lunch and admission to the zoo after the event are all included in the registration fee. Event cost: $50/person...
Enjoy a walk through Indian Springs Metropark to celebrate Independence Day. On the walk, you will visit park wetlands and prairies to look for plants, insects and other parts of the landscape that come in hues of red, white and blue. Participants are encouraged to bring a smartphone or...
Spend an evening learning about nature close to your home in these naturalist-led programs. The programs have an interactive learning session in the barn followed by an evening hike. The May program is Owl Prowl, the June program is Frog Hop and the August program is Crickets, Katydids, and...
“I Gave My Sole for Parkinson’s” is Michigan Parkinson Foundation’s signature fundraising event. The 2022 Metro Detroit Walk features your choice of a one mile or three mile route through a Birmingham neighborhood. Also, entertainment, photo booth, healthy snacks, exercise demos and a health fair exhibit. Event cost: $20/ages 13 and...
Join Innovations Hills for a guided bike tour at some of their natural areas along the Clinton River Trail. Stops will be made along the way to check out wildlife. Recommended for ages 12 and up. Event cost: $7 Event time: 6-7 p.m. May 4, 2022