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Real Life: Nathan Steinwascher

Meet Nathan Steinwascher, a local dad and starting goalkeeper for Detroit City FC.

Best Family Nature Centers in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Experience the great outdoors and learn about the wonders of nature at these southeast Michigan nature centers

Experience Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Want to give your mom an out-of-the-box gift to show her you really care? Check out some of these cool ideas to make it a Mother’s Day experience you won’t forget.

Ways to Use Family-Fun Activities to Teach Kids

Put a smarter spin on summer fun this year with a backyard BBQ cookout, road trip, stargazing, garage sales and a nature hike.

Celebrate a Summer of Culture

From Pride to AAPI and Juneteenth, get your family out of the house to experience all that May and June offers.

Family Neighborhood Guide: Visiting St. Clair Shores with Kids

Sun, fun and water await families on a visit to this lovely lakeside city. Learn where to eat, shop play and more in St. Clair Shores.

Gift Experience Ideas for Father’s Day

Find four great local gift experiences to celebrate the father figure in your life this Father's Day and beyond.

Things to Do with Kids this Summer in Michigan

Get info on Southeast Michigan events, travel tips and more summer fun things to do with kids.

The Ultimate Family Road Trip Guide

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11 Weird Roadside Attractions in Michigan

Find something funky to see this year at these weird roadside attractions in Michigan.

Fourth of July Fireworks in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Independence Day 2022 is here. Celebrate at one of these Fourth of July fireworks displays in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.

Celebrating Juneteenth With Kids

Juneteenth — aka Freedom Day — falls on June 19 and celebrates the abolition of slavery in America. Here are some ways you can celebrate Juneteenth with kids.

Michigan State Parks Camping Sites in Southern Michigan

Want to go overnight camping in Michigan?

Visiting Michigan’s Adventure Amusement Park in 2022

Michigan's Adventure opens May 27, 2022. Learn more about the park's attractions, ticket prices and everything you need to make the most of your trip.

June Fairs and Festivals in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Fill your family's June 2022 calendar with one of these hot June fairs and festivals in Macomb, Oakland, Wayne and Washtenaw counties.

Pride Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Celebrate LGBTQIA+ Pride at one of these 2022 Pride month events.

Mother’s Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Make mom feel special this Mother's Day at these local happenings.

Outdoor and Indoor Water Parks in Michigan and Beyond

Find tons of indoor and outdoor waterparks in the Midwest — from Frankenmuth's water park to Cedar Point Shores and beyond.

Cedar Point Hours, Ticket Cost, Rides and More

Here’s everything you need to know about making your yearly trip to America's Rockin' Roller Coast in 2022.

May Fairs and Festivals in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Spring is here, meaning the outdoor fun season in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties is starting. Find out about May 2022 fairs and festivals here.

Family Must-Dos on the Iron Belle Trail

Michigan’s Iron Belle Trail offers two paths from Belle Isle to the Upper Peninsula. Find hidden adventures and things to do on your family’s next trail adventure.

Trending Selfie Museums in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for a cool place to up your selfie game? Try out one of these local selfie museums for unique photo opportunities for your family.

The Ultimate Guide to Dinosaur Spots in the Midwest

The real things may be long gone but you can still check out creatures that ruled the world millions of years ago at these dinosaur spots in the Midwest.

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