Family Events

Southeast Michigan Events Canceled, Schools Closed for COVID-19

Since the coronavirus has been confirmed in Michigan, public schools are shutting down for three weeks and many spring 2020 events have been canceled or postponed. Find out some of the latest closures here.
Grave Digger performs at Monster Jam

Monster Jam at Ford Field in Detroit

Huge trucks crush the competition during the annual Monster Jam at Ford Field July 25-26, 2020. It's rescheduled from its original dates of March 14-15.
A dance team in green with white pompoms at a St. Patrick's Day parade

Detroit St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Corktown

The annual Detroit St. Patrick’s Day Parade typically runs through Corktown on in mid-March. 2020 festivities have been canceled due to COVID-19.
Marche du Nain Rouge in Detroit

Marche du Nain Rouge Festival and Parade in Detroit

Spot the Nain Rouge, the dastardly anti-hero of Detroit, at this event typically held in late March. 2020 festivities have been canceled due to COVID-19.
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FoolMoon and FestiFools in Ann Arbor

Keep the April Fool's Day fun going with the FoolMoon and FestiFools celebrations, which typically happen in early April. 2020 festivities have been canceled due to COVID-19.
Bag pipers at the Oakland County St. Patrick's Day Parade in Royal Oak

Oakland County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown Royal Oak

Get lost in a sea of green and join in some Irish fun at the annual Oakland County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Royal Oak. 2020 festivities have been canceled due to COVID-19.
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Top Toddler Play Places in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Sanity-saving toddler play places where you can blow off steam, from Nature's Playhouse in Ferndale to the Detroit Zoo to the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum.
Four people having fun at the Bestest Concert Ever at the Royal Oak Farmers Market

Bestest Concert Ever at Royal Oak Farmers Market

You can’t go wrong with a night of live performances, a musical petting zoo and other fun for your kids at the Bestest Concert Ever on March 14, 2020.
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Things to Do on Spring Break: Fun for Kids and Families

What are some things to do on spring break in metro Detroit with your kids? When it comes to the April break, we've got southeast Michigan covered.
A performance of nick jr live move to the music

Nick Jr. Live: Move to the Music at the Fox Theatre in Detroit

Sing and boogie with pals from your favorite Nick Jr. shows during Nick Jr. Live: Move to the Music, which plays March 6-8, 2020 at the Fox Theatre in Detroit.
Performance of Baby Shark Live

Baby Shark Live! at Convocation Center at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti

The aquatic craze that swept the nation in late 2019 is back for one show. See Baby Shark Live! at Eastern Michigan's Convocation Center March 6, 2020.
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Leap Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

2020 is a Leap Year, which only happens once every four years. Check out these Feb. 29, 2020, Leap Day events to commemorate the occasion.