Kids Activities in the Ann Arbor Michigan Area | Kids Out and About Ann Arbor / Detroit

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Dates: 
08/21/2017
08/22/2017
08/23/2017

Location:

1221 E Kearsley St
Flint, MI, 48503
United States

Phone:

810.237.3450
Time: 
during regular hours

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition at Sloan

Advance purchase is recommended. Journey back in time to 1912 with a replica boarding pass of an actual passenger aboard Titanic. Experience the life of Titanic, moving through the ship’s construction to life on board, the ill-fated sinking, and amazing artifact recovery efforts. Explore re-created first and third class cabins and encounter the freezing iceberg wall. Discover countless stories of heroism and humanity, as well as over 100 artifacts recovered from the ship’s debris field. In the Memorial Gallery, scan the memorial wall with your boarding pass to discover whether your passenger and traveling companions survived or perished.
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Dates: 
08/23/2017
08/30/2017

Organization:

Detroit Zoo

Location:

8450 W. 10 Mile Rd.
Royal Oak, MI, 48067
United States

Phone:

248.541.5717
Time: 
6:30pm - 8pm

Wild Summer Nights Concert Series at the Detroit Zoo

The Detroit Zoo gets even wilder on Wednesday nights during July and August with its annual Wild Summer Nights concert series. Concerts take place in the Zoo’s Main Picnic Grove from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wild Summer Nights features a variety of live music from local bands, including children’s, jazz, pop, folk and blues. Concert-goers are invited to bring a blanket and pack a picnic. Cooler checks will be done and as a reminder there is no beer, wine, alcohol or glass allowed on property. Food, snacks, beer, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase from Zoo concessions.
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Dates: 
08/26/2017
08/27/2017
09/02/2017

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: 
08/24/2017

Location:

220 E. Ann Street
Ann Arbor, MI, 48104
United States

Phone:

(734) 995-5439
Time: 
5:15 pm

Robot Garage For 1st - 3rd Graders at the Hands On Museum

Students entering 1st through 3rd grade will use LEGO to explore engineering fundamentals as instructors from The Robot Garage lead them through hands-on projects. Projects will explore topics such as gear ratios, robotics, and simple machines in a fun setting that successfully walks each child to completion of their build, and allows time for play-based learning at the end.
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Dates: 
08/31/2017
09/01/2017
09/02/2017

Location:

46100 Grand River
Novi, MI, 48374
United States

Phone:

248-348-6942
Time: 
Friday, Saturday, and Sundat 10am - 11pm, Monday 10am - 8pm

Michigan State Fair

Over LABOR DAY WEEKEND! The Michigan State Fair has found a new home at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi!
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Dates: 
08/27/2017
09/03/2017
09/10/2017

Location:

702 West Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI, 48915
United States

Phone:

(517) 373-3559
Time: 
1 - 5 pm

Free Admission at the Michigan History Museum

Pack up the car with your friends and family and head to the Michigan History Museum where you'll have a great time at No Cost!!
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Dates: 
08/22/2017
08/23/2017
08/24/2017

Location:

20501 Old US-12 Hwy
Chelsea, MI, 48118
United States

Phone:

734-475-1270
Time: 
check website

Chelsea Community Fair

We have a little something for everyone! We have our ever popular demolition derby events & tractor pulls as well as a wide selection of livestock judging, crafts, exhibits & exhibitors, midway games and rides and so much more!
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Dates: 
08/25/2017
08/26/2017
08/27/2017

Organization:

City of Ypsilanti

Location:

One South Huron Street
Ypsilanti, MI, 48197
United States
Time: 
see website

Ypsilanti Heritage Festival

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: 
08/21/2017
08/22/2017
08/23/2017

Location:

2188 W Mount Morris Rd
Mount Morris, MI, 48458
United States

Phone:

810-687-0953
Time: 
Gates open at 9am

Genesee County Fair (Mount Morris, MI)

The Fair provides an environment of common ground where people can socialize, be entertained, and participate in events that ultimately make our community stronger by offering one of the few remaining links between people and land.
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Dates: 
08/27/2017
09/03/2017

Location:

31300 Metro Parkway
Harrison Township, MI, 48045
United States

Phone:

(586) 463-4581
Time: 
6:30 pm

Sunday Night Concerts at Lake St. Clair Metropark

Enjoy summer evenings with music in the park on Sundays. Bring a chair or blanket to relax or dance the night away. Dress for the weather as this is an outdoor venue.
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Dates: 
09/10/2017

Organization:

Detroit Zoo

Location:

8450 W. 10 Mile Rd.
Royal Oak, MI, 48067
United States

Phone:

248.541.5717
Time: 
8 am

Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo at the Detroit Zoo

Join thousands of runners and walkers as they lace up their running shoes for the annual Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo, sponsored by Ford Motor Company, on Sunday, September 10, 2017. The event includes 5K and 10K runs, the Too Wild! 5K+10K combo, plus a non-competitive 1.5-mile Fun Walk. Runners in the 5K and 10K events start at the Zoo’s 10 Mile Road entrance and wind through the scenic streets of Huntington Woods. Walkers follow a course past award-winning animal habitats as they stroll through Zoo grounds.
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