Glenlore Trails Aurora Offers Winter Wonderland in Commerce Township

Check out the illuminated forest this holiday season featuring an interactive sensory trail packed with fun for all ages.

Glenlore Trails Aurora is just what everyone needs to add to their holiday bucket list! This enchanted forest is filled with more than a half million holiday lights, displays, games, holiday music and more for all ages!

Quick details about Glenlore Trails Aurora

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Glenlore Trails Aurora is open Thursdays-Sundays, Nov. 17-Dec. 30, 2023. Times vary by day.

Tips for families when visiting Glenlore Trails Aurora

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  • If you have little ones, consider bringing a stroller or wagon. Although the trail isn’t paved, it is still a smooth enough ride for them.
  • The trail is about an hour long, so make sure to use the restroom before you begin.
  • If there is scattered rain/snow, the event will still go on. If the weather is more severe, they will notify you that it has been postponed and offer alternative dates or a refund.
  • Families are encouraged to dress up in fun holiday attire or deck themselves out in glow sticks and glow-in-the-dark items.
  • Enjoy some Mexican-inspired cuisine before you head out on the trails from the Taco Truck, which will be on site. It features tacos, burritos, chips, waffle fries and more.
  • Enter our contest by Friday, Dec. 8 to win four tickets to Glenlore Trails Aurora.

Things to do near Glenlore Trails

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  • Jump around at Urban Air Adventure Center, now open in Commerce Township. It offers bumper cars, laser tag, ropes course, battle beam, warrior course and tubes playground.
  • Want to stop at a kid-friendly brewery for a bite to eat before the trails? Check out Kickstand Brewing Company. The kids menu features cheeseburger sliders, chicken tenders, mac and cheese, grilled cheese or one topping pizza.
  • Go bowling at Wonderland Lanes. Every Friday night, it features “glow bowling” and offers a $15/person special (includes shoes).
  • Stop by Dx Games & More for trading cards, board games, Legos, Squishmallows and gaming accessories.

  • Follow Metro Parent on Instagram.

Kari Zaffarano
Kari Zaffarano
Kari Zaffarano is a mom of one and Metro Parent's Audience Development Coordinator. She tracks down the best events every week and shares the inside scoop with families in print and online. She enjoys reading, traveling and exploring metro Detroit with her son.


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