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FEATURED EVENTS

Dates: 
08/28/2016

Location:

31300 Metropolitan Parkway
Harrison Township, MI, 48045
United States

Phone:

586-463-4332
Time: 
6{30 - 9:30 pm

Tommy James Orchestra — Sunday Night Concert at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Come, dance and enjoy the big band sounds of the Tommy James Orchestra.
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Dates: 
09/12/2016
09/19/2016
09/26/2016

Organization:

Ringstar Studio

Location:

3907 Varsity Dr
Ann Arbor, MI, 48108
United States

Phone:

585-307-0402
Time: 
4:30pm – 5:30pm

Youth Aerial Silks

Learn the basics of aerial silks, from how to climb to how to drop- safely! Classes will begin with warm-up and stretching, followed by intro to new techniques and review of old ones. Grades 6-12. Students should already be in reasonably good shape and free from injuries.
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Dates: 
08/28/2016

Organization:

City of Ypsilanti

Location:

One South Huron Street
Ypsilanti, MI, 48197
United States
Time: 
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Ypsilanti Heritage Festival 2016

Ypsilanti's Free community festival featuring family fun, raffles, games, contests, live music, arts & crafts, vintage baseball, historic demonstrations, & more!
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Dates: 
09/02/2016
09/09/2016
09/16/2016

Organization:

Cranbrook Art Museum

Location:

39221 Woodward Avenue P.O. Box 801
Bloomfield Hills, MI, 48303
United States

Phone:

248-645-3320
Time: 
1 pm

Collections Wing Tours at the Cranbrook!

See work by Eames, Knoll, Saarinen, and many others in our state-of-the-art storage facility. Tours will be offered every Friday at 1pm, are limited to 15 people, and depart from the front desk of the Art Museum. Admission to the tour is $5 in addition to Museum admission. There is no charge for ArtMembers. Call 248-645-3320 for reservations.
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Dates: 
08/30/2016

Location:

31300 Metropolitan Parkway
Harrison Township, MI, 48045
United States

Phone:

586-463-4332
Time: 
11:30 am

Rosco the Clown – Magician Gordon Russ – Summer Daze 2016 at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Over the past two decades Rosco the Clown and his family-friendly magic, hilarious jokes, quick wit, and expert balloon sculpting has promoted wiggling and giggling at hundreds of events throughout the Midwest. One of Metro Detroit’s leading magicians, Gordon Russ has an extensive list of credits dating back to his 1988 professional debut which saw him embark on an extended overseas tour. Traveling through Europe, Australia and China, Gordon brought his unique brand of illusion to thousands of people across the globe. His national performances include Playland amusement park in Rye, New York, the Downers Grove Festival in Chicago, the Toledo Zoo as well as numerous other US venues. When working his magic, Gordon specializes in Schools, Libraries, Art Fairs, Festivals, and Corporate events; his special style of street magic never fails to draw a crowd.
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Dates: 
08/28/2016

Organization:

Kensington Metropark

Location:

2240 W. Buno Road
Milford, MI, 48380
United States

Phone:

810-227-8910
Time: 
10 am - 2 pm

Daring Day for Girls at Kensington Metropark

Send messages with stuff from your backpack (no batteries required), make a compass with water, find out what insects are actually okay to eat in a pinch, build a campfire, learn how to fish and more! Girls will have fun learning real wilderness survival skills.
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Dates: 
08/31/2016

Location:

31300 Metropolitan Parkway
Harrison Township, MI, 48045
United States

Phone:

586-463-4332
Time: 
1 pm

Fun with Art in Nature at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Join us for fun family activities exploring art in nature. Includes an ice cream social. All ages. Please preregister.
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Dates: 
09/06/2016
09/07/2016
09/08/2016

Location:

4240 Baldwin Road
Auburn Hills, MI, 48326
United States

Phone:

866.622.0605
Time: 
9 am - 2 pm

Pre-School Week at Legoland!

Visit LEGOLAND for Pre-School Week and enjoy two interactive rides, three great movies in the LEGO 4D Cinema, DUPLO Farm, LEGO City children's play structure, MINILAND and more! Families with children age 3-5 can visit between 9:00am and 2:00pm and purchase walk-up tickets for just $10! That's a savings of $13.50 per person!
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Dates: 
08/28/2016

Location:

31300 Metropolitan Parkway
Harrison Township, MI, 48045
United States

Phone:

586-463-4332
Time: 
10 am - 4 pm

Voyageur Encampment at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Learn about and experience the rich history connected with the Voyageurs, coureur de bois, early settlers, Indians and military of the Great Lakes fur trade era. This reenactment of the lifestyles and skills of this era will include demonstrations and displays of canoe building, traditional crafts and skills, trade goods and artifacts, blacksmithing, campfire cooking, military life, cannons and weaponry, and much more! Come and enjoy music and dance, stories and lectures, and the sharing of our unique culture and history. The encampment is set up along the West Beach, with access from the Day Sail parking lot and beach.
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Dates: 
08/28/2016
09/03/2016
09/04/2016

Location:

12600 Dixie Highway (mailing address)
Holly, MI, 48442
United States

Phone:

(248) 634-5552
Time: 
10am - 7pm

Michigan Renaissance Festival

An annual weekend event that runs from the end of August through the last weekend of September with Renaissance entertainment from live mermaids, jousting, Celtic music, delicious food and handmade crafts.
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Dates: 
09/03/2016
09/04/2016
09/05/2016

Location:

65075 Van Dyke
Washington Twp, MI, 48095
United States

Phone:

(586) 752-3123
Time: 
Farm Market Hours: 8am-6pm Daily Family Fun Hours: 10am-5pm Daily

Fun in the Fall at Westview Orchards and Adventure Farm

The end of summer signals the fall harvest of apples and pumpkins. Take time to enjoy warm outdoor weather as a family before winter’s arrival.
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Dates: 
08/29/2016

Organization:

Novi Public Library

Location:

45255 West Time Mile Road
Novi, MI, 48375
United States

Phone:

248.349.0720
Time: 
12 - 2 pm

Monday Movie Matinée at the Novi Library

Enjoy a recent release feature film on our big screen. Light refreshments will be provided or bring a lunch and blanket and have a picnic while enjoying the film.
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Dates: 
09/01/2016

Organization:

Kensington Metropark

Location:

2240 W. Buno Road
Milford, MI, 48380
United States

Phone:

810-227-8910
Time: 
10 am

Fun on the Farm: Hens at Kensington Metropark

This program is especially for the little ones. We will have story time, a craft and an activity. Children will meet our flocks of chickens and check for eggs too.
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