September Quick Links


September Festival Fun

Ease into that back-to-school transition with some autumn harvest and carnival-style events around metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.





Cider Mills and Orchards

If you’re looking to pluck a few apples this season, take note of our big local roundup of U-pick destinations filled with family fun.





Easy Exercises for Kids

Staying active can be tough at any age. Here, discover some exercises that are fun for kids and gets them moving in a way that’s realistic and sustainable.





Vaccination Schedule for Children

It’s one of the best ways to keep kids healthy. Is your child up on the latest immunization recommendations from the CDC? Find out here.





Contests: Win Cool Stuff

Click here for a crack at family products and events. Find this page after September? Click anyway. We’ve always got goods up for grabs.





Fall Fun Guide

Our fresh guide to autumn adventures is hot on digital newsstands! Find festivals, shows, exhibits and more in store from September to early November.





Quiet Music for Kids

This school season, give your kids some chill tunes to listen to as they study – or unwind after an intense cram session.





Hiking Trails Around Town

Get active and enjoy those soon-to-be-changing fall colors around metro Detroit and Ann Arbor at these nature hotspots.





What to Do This Weekend

All the top family events, all over southeast Michigan: It’s all covered, all the time, all for you, whatever the season or weather.





Monster Mash 2018

It’s bound to be a Halloween smash! Metro Parent is teaming up with Orchard Mall in West Bloomfield to host this Oct. 26 event. Register today.