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Things to Do on Spring Break: Fun for Kids and Families

What are some things to do on spring break in metro Detroit with your kids? When it comes to the April break, we've got southeast Michigan covered.

St. Patrick’s Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Prepare for an Irish-themed takeover this March as metro Detroit and Ann Arbor gear up for St. Paddy's Day 2021 with in-person and virtual St. Patrick's Day events.

Chinese New Year Celebrations in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking to introduce your kids to this cultural event? Mark the Feb. 11-26, 2021, holiday with Chinese New Year celebrations in metro Detroit and beyond.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

In honor of this African-American activist, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties offer these virtual and in-person Martin Luther King Jr. Day events.

Let’s Go Free March Guide to Family Fun in Southeast Michigan

Enjoy seasonal fun with our free Let's Go March guide, showcasing family attractions for metro Detroit and Ann Arbor families to safely explore.

Arts, Beats & Eats to Be Held Virtually in 2020

The festival you know and love has been canceled due to COVID-19, but the art, music and fun Arts, Beats & Eats still on online.

Jurassic Quest Drive-Thru to be Held at DTE Energy Music Theatre

Families take in a prehistoric show at the Jurassic Quest Drive-Thru, which runs Aug. 7-30, 2020, at DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston.

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.

Southeast Michigan Events Canceled, Schools Closed for COVID-19

Since the coronavirus has been confirmed in Michigan, public schools are shutting down for three weeks and many spring 2020 events have been canceled or postponed. Find out some of the latest closures here.

Monster Jam at Ford Field in Detroit

Huge trucks crush the competition during the annual Monster Jam at Ford Field July 25-26, 2020. It's rescheduled from its original dates of March 14-15.

Leap Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

2020 is a Leap Year, which only happens once every four years. Check out these Feb. 29, 2020, Leap Day events to commemorate the occasion.

The Annual Storytelling Festival at The Ark in Ann Arbor

On Feb. 22-23, 2020, adults and kids gather for live folktales by local storytellers at the 33rd annual Storytelling Festival at The Ark in Ann Arbor.
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Letterboxing in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor for Families

Here's everything you need to know to get started on this unique, kid-friendly pastime. Plus, check the roundup for a few spots for letterboxing for kids.

The Pros and Cons of Exotic Pets for Kids

Thinking of expanding your family with mice, snakes or geckos? A local pet store owner weighs in on the pros and cons of exotic pets; plus things for families to consider before purchasing.

Ways to Celebrate Earth Day from Home

Earth Day is right around the corner. Take care of Mother Earth and celebrate Earth Day from home with one of these fun and green activities.

How to Get Your Child to Sleep Without a Nightlight

Is your child refusing to sleep in the dark? Two experts shed some light on how to get your child to sleep without a nightlight.

ASMR and Kids: What is It, and What are the Pros and Cons?

YouTube has exploded with videos of people whispering, rustling buttons and even eating pickles – all to elicit a calm feeling. Can ASMR and kids be a good mix?