Family Activities


New Attractions Coming to Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor in 2021

Looking for something new to explore in 2021? Michiganders of all ages will look forward to these upcoming events and new attractions in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor this year.

30 Boredom-Busting Outdoor Winter Activities to Try with Kids

It's might be cold outside but that doesn't mean the fun has to stop. Get outdoors this winter with these boredom-busting outdoor activities for kids.

5 Family Bonding Games To Try at Home

Bring the family together with family bonding games such as Jenga, a DIY escape room, the not-so-newlywed game and much more.

Help Others With Our Kind Kid Challenge ‘B-KIND’ Bingo Game

Let's spread a little love during a tough time. Our Kind Kid Challenge gives kids 25 ways they can show kindness — all set up as a fun bingo-style game!
MLK Day Service Projects

10 Service Projects to Try at Home for MLK Day

Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. from home this year with these MLK Day service project ideas.

Books to Read During Black History Month

February is Black History Month and the perfect time to read books about Black people that made history. Here are some of our favorite picks.

How to Set a Tea for Valentine’s Day

Can't go out for Valentine's Day with your family? Bring the party to you with these tips on how to set a tea for Valentine's Day.

Cabin Fever Busters for Families

The mom of six behind Good Life Detroit offers five fun ways to beat cabin fever with your kids.
People skating on an ice rink

Indoor and Outdoor Ice Rinks in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

You don't need to be an Olympian to lace up your skates and shred the ice. Take the family to one of these ice rinks in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor for open skating and more.

The Ultimate At-Home New Year’s Eve Guide

Say goodbye to 2020 from the comfort of your own home with the crafts ideas, recipes, activities and tips in our at-home New Year's Eve guide.

What’s Open on Christmas Day

Looking for something fun to do with your family on Christmas Day? Try one of these local spots including restaurants, outdoor and indoor attractions.

9 Interactive Family Games to Try Over Video Chat

Kick your next family Zoom chat into fun overload with these nine family games to try over video chat.