Family Events

The Wiggles Big Birthday Party

The family fun hits the Palace of Auburn Hills for two sure-fire kids shows on Friday, July 29, 2011.

Maker Faire Detroit

This do-it-yourself celebration comes back to The Henry Ford in Dearborn for another year of fun on July 30-31, 2011.

Old Mill Arts N' Crafts Festival

The city of Utica hosts this family fun fest July 23 and 24, 2011. Proceeds benefit park improvements for parents and kids!

Disney's Camp Rock: The Musical

The kid-friendly movie makes its way to Stagecrafters in Royal Oak and promises fun for the whole family.

Wyandotte Street Art Fair 50th Anniversary

This downriver classic art event is going golden! Bring the whole family for loads of kids fun at this four-day favorite.

Elvis Fest in Ypsilanti

Put on your blue suede shoes and step out for this family fun music festival of music and events celebrating 'The King' July 8-9, 2011

Auto Family Fun in the Motor City

From the 'Detroit Three' to racecars, automotive history abounds in southeast Michigan - and it's a perfect fall family activity.

Great Michigan Race in Rochester

Metro Detroiters will help Special Olympics at this new Oct. 17 event - and there's a special Metro Parent spot for kids!

Park and Read

Michigan state parks welcome kids and families to bring a book and read in a hammock at this special program, running from May till October 2011

'Live, Learn & Play' at Detroit Children's Museum

Experience the city in this fun center that lets kids shoot hoops and get active as they explore the southeast Michigan region.