Family Events

Kids looking at an ice sculpture at Winter Blast

Quicken Loans Winter Blast Weekend at Campus Martius Park in Detroit

Get ready for some winter fun! Bring everyone to downtown Detroit for the annual Quicken Loans Winter Blast Weekend, Feb. 7-9, 2020.
An ice carving on display

Downtown Mount Clemens Ice Carving Show

The annual Mount Clemens Ice Carving Show runs Jan. 31-Feb. 2, 2020, with unique events for kids like a life-size Candy Land game, fun with a princess and ice carvings galore.
Two kids in warm clothes carrying goodies

Let’s Chill Winter Fest in Downtown Milan

The city of Milan offers ice carving displays, winter games, a bonfire and other seasonal fun during its Let's Chill Winter Fest, Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2020.
Boat on display at the Detroit boat show

Detroit Boat Show at the TCF Center in Detroit

Families that enjoy lake time can get the latest boating info and snag hot gear at the Detroit Boat Show, running Jan. 18-26, 2020, at the TCF Center in Detroit.
Mid-winter break activities

Mid-Winter Break Activities in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Winter break boredom can easily set in, but you can keep your family busy with this list of mid-winter break activities in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.
A scene from "Under the African Sky"

Black History Month Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Bring the whole family to learn about African-American art, history and culture at one of these Black History Month events in Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties.
Chinese dragon decoration for a Chinese New Year celebration

Chinese New Year Celebrations in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Looking to introduce your kids to this cultural event? Mark the Jan. 25-Feb. 8, 2020, holiday with Chinese New Year celebrations in metro Detroit and beyond.
Cookie Monster and Oscar the Grouch

Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party! at the Fox Theatre in Detroit

Sing, clap and boogie with Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and all your other Sesame Street pals during Sesame Street Live! Let's Party! Jan. 22-Feb. 2, 2020.
Black and white photo of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. waving at a crowd

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

In honor of this African-American activist, Macomb, Oakland, Washtenaw and Wayne counties offer these family-friendly Martin Luther King Jr. Day events celebrating his life.
Kids tubing down a hill

Oakland County Fire and Ice Festival in Rochester

Every year, fireworks and marshmallow roasting meets ice sculptures and sledding. The hot Oakland County Fire and Ice Festival takes place Jan. 17-19, 2020.
Two tan dogs on a black background

Michigan Winter Dog Classic at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi

The tenth annual Michigan Winter Dog Classic will include activities for both dogs and their owners in Novi, Jan. 16-19, 2020.
Ice sculpture at the Plymouth Ice Festival

The Plymouth Ice Festival in Downtown Plymouth

Find ice carving competitions, family activities – including an ice playground! – and more at the annual Plymouth Ice Festival, which will be held Jan. 10-12, 2020.