Valentine’s Day Events for Families in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

There are loads of Valentine's Day events for families in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties for Valentine's Day 2023.

Valentine’s Day isn’t all about couples. The whole family can get in on some love-themed activities in southeast Michigan with stories at local spots, Valentine arts and crafts and so much more!

In fact, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties are packed full of in-person and virtual Valentine’s Day events for families in February 2023. Take a peek at this list and head out to the perfect activity to celebrate your 2023 Valentine’s Day.

Valentine Cards & Crafts (All Ages)

Feb. 4, 2023

All ages are welcome to come decorate a card for residents of a local assisted living facility,

Love is Lit: Valentine’s Day Circuits (Teen)

Feb. 8, 2023

Teens can come out to the Royal Oak Public Library to use circuits to electrify conversation hearts. Registration required.

Love is Lit: Valentine’s Day Circuits (Tween)

Feb. 8, 2023

Tweens can come out to the Royal Oak Public Library to use circuits to electrify conversation hearts. Registration required.

Take & Make for Kids: Valentine’s Day Magnets!

Feb. 10, 2023

Drop by the library to grab a magnet craft to take home with you. Available while supplies last.

Chocolate Extravaganza in Downtown Chelsea

Feb. 11, 2023

Shop Chelsea’s annual Chocolate Extravaganza and get treats and goodies, just in time for Valentine’s Day. There will be events for kids, too.

Superhero Marvel VS DC: Valentine’s Day Party!

Feb. 11, 2023

Enjoy a Valentine’s Day party with a superhero theme. There may even be a couple special guests attending the party. Registration required. 

Valentine Sensory Play: Birth to 3 years

Feb. 11, 2023

Babies and toddlers can enjoy a sensory play for Valentine’s Day. They will explore with various toys, textures in the room and sensory activities. Registration required. 

Galentine’s Day

Feb. 16, 2023

Teens can enjoy a non-gendered celebration of platonic love and friendship in the Youth Activity Room. There will be snacks, crafts and more.

Toddler Explorations: Valentine’s Day Theme

Feb. 25, 2023

Ages 1-3 can come to the library for an open interactive engagement program that uses play and exploration to develop motor and social skills. Registration required.

Looking for more romantic V-day events for just mom and dad? Check out our list of steamy Valentine’s Day date night ideas

This post was originally published in 2017 and is updated regularly.


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