Date Night Ideas: Fun Things for Parents to Do in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Get information on why parents should make time for each other and get the latest details on what's happening in our area for local couples.

Need to get some one-on-one time with your sweetheart? There are tons of fun events coming to Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor that you and your partner will love.

Here, you’ll find a list of events coming to Macomb, Oakland, Wayne and Washtenaw county this month. Check them out and start planning your next date night.

Plus, find some tips on why date nights are so important and get some ideas for at-home dates, too.

Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some events may cancel randomly and some may enforce face masks or other safety protocols. Call before you head out.

Local events

Looking for something fun to do with your sweetheart this month? Here are some fun upcoming events in southeast Michigan to try.

Ian Bagg with Marcus Olind and Genivive Clinton

Jan. 6-8, 2022

See a comedy performance by Canada’s Ian Bagg and other special guests.

Jackie Kahian with Anthony Bonazzo and Head Richards

Jan. 20-22, 2022

Enjoy a night out with Jackie Kashian, a comedian who has been doing standup for over 35 years.

Ann Arbor Folk Festival

Jan. 28-29, 2022

This 45th annual features both well-known and up-and-coming performance artists. Proceeds go to benefit The Ark.

Date night tips

Carving out time as a couple is an important way to keep your relationship healthy. Read these posts to learn how you can make time for your sweetie. Plus, find at-home date night ideas to try.

How to make time for date night

Trust us, you need time as a couple. Here are some tips on scheduling that time.

How to avoid becoming roommates

It’s easy to fall out of the romance and into acting like roommates, but it can cause some serious issues. Here’s some advice on how to avoid this.

Cheap date night ideas for couples

Spending time together doesn’t have to equal spending tons of cash. Here are some ideas for date nights on a dime.

At-home date night ideas

Missing the nights out with your sweetie? Restore the romance with these sweet and simple at-home date night ideas for parents.

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