Family Fun

Daily Picks for Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor Families At Home: July 6-10

Looking for something fun to do from home this week? We've got a list of daily picks for your family to try while under the Stay Home, Stay Safe order.
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Michigan State Parks Camping Sites in Southern Michigan

Want to go overnight camping in Michigan? Stay at one of these Michigan State Park camping sites in the south part of the Lower Peninsula.
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Best Picnic Areas in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Grab your picnic basket of snacks and head out to one of the best picnic areas in metro Detroit including Belle Isle, Addison Oaks and more.

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

Get information on why parents should make time for each other and get the latest details on what's opening in our are to help you plan for your next date night.
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Fourth of July Carryout Specials in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Skip DIY burgers and brats this Independence Day and support local restaurants with these Fourth of July carryout options in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.
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Fun Virtual Events for Teens in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Browse our roundup for virtual activities, in-person events and more for teenagers that they'll actually enjoy.

Make Your Own Fourth of July Outfits

Check out the hat, T-shirt, necklace and bracelet crafts to add some red, white and blue to your wardrobe for the holiday with these Fourth of July outfits.
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Baby and Toddler Virtual Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking for something fun to do with your baby or toddler this weekend? Check out these virtual events sponsored by groups in metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and beyond.
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Craft Roundup: Fourth of July Edition

Give your weekly dose of family crafting a patriotic DIY spin - just in time for Independence Day - with this batch of cool projects for kids and parents to make.
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Special Needs Events for Kids and Parents in Metro Detroit

Parents of children with special needs in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor can plan ahead for fun activities, sensory-friendly movie showings and more that are tailored to meet their needs.

Fourth of July Crafts: Photo Props, Fireworks Bags, More

It's time for some Independence Day DIY! These family fun Fourth of July crafts fit the bill, with ideas ranging from patriotic garland to a flag-themed garden stone.