How to Celebrate Ramadan with Kids

Looking for fun ways to celebrate Ramadan from home or around town? Check out this list of events and at-home activities geared toward the Muslim holiday.

As Muslims around the world observe Ramadan (March 22-April 21), some families in southeast Michigan may be looking for some fun new ways to celebrate at home or around town. 

We’ve rounded up some local events, at-home activities and recipes to help you break fast so that you can put a new spin on your celebrations and teach your children why this holiday is so important to your family. 

Ramadan Events 

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Looking for a fun Ramadan event to take your kids to this year? Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor are full of options for families. Check out some of our favorites this year. 

Michigan Ramadan Market

March 11, 2023

Before the festivities begin, head to this Ramadan Market to stock up on religious decor and art from Muslin-owned small businesses. Little ones can get their faces painted or receive henna on their hands. 

Ramadan Crafts & Activities for Kids 

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Hands-on activities and crafts are a great way to teach kids about the holiday and the history behind it. 

Recipes to Break Fast 

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Ramadan calls for a fast that last from sunrise to sunset, and when it’s time to eat, you definitely need something filling to break it. Here are some delish recipes to try this year. 

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