Berkley Summer Outdoor Movie Night – Berkley, Michigan Parks and Rec is holding Free Summer Outdoor Movie Night at Community Park (next to the Berkley Community Center). They are also hosting another outdoor movie on the Berkley Community Center Lawn. The movies start at dusk but the fun starts at 6p. Often there is plenty of entertainment for the kids at these events. Often there have been inflatables and concessions stands before the movie starts. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy! This movie is part of Berkley Parks and Rec’s Summer Fest. Summer Fest a series of fun events for people of all ages that reside in Berkley.
Park It Family Fun Nights – Family Fun Nights include an outdoor concert, activities for kids and a family outdoor movie under the stars on a giant LED video screen! Events typically start at 6p with the entertainment and the movies start at dusk but times do vary so check the website before venturing out.
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Holly Free Summer Concerts – Crapo Park in Downtown Holly will host FREE concerts one Thursday a month throughout the summer. These events will be held by the Holly Area Chamber of Commerce and feature local musicians.
Farmington Hills Summer Concerts – Heritage Park in Farmington Hills will be hosting free concerts on Thursdays throughout the summer at the park’s grassy amphitheatre as part of the Stars In The Park FREE summer concerts series.
All guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair, and picnic meals are welcome. In the case of inclement weather, most concerts will be relocated to the Costick Center at 28600 W 11 Mile Rd.
Milford Concerts in the Park at Central Park (Main Street between Huron Street and Liberty Street, Milford, MI)
Thursdays from 7p-9p unless otherwise noted. Concessions available (burgers, hot dogs, drinks, ice cream) for purchase. Hosted by www.milfordtownship.com. MORE INFO / CONCERT SCHEDULE
Ortonville Movie in the Park – Brandon Twp Parks and Rec is hosting the annual Movie Night at the park. Enjoy a free outdoor summer movie in Ortonville in the evening. The fun starts at 7p with a variety of activities. Enjoy walking trails, playground, music, games on the sledding hill, s’mores, bouncehouses & inflatables, a petting zoo, and more. Concessions will be available for purchase throughout the day and evening. The movie will start at dusk (at around 9p). Be sure to bring your own chairs and blankets!
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Waterford Summer Concerts at Hess Hathaway Park – Waterford, Michigan will be hosting free concerts as part of their Concerts in the Park series on Thursdays evenings throughout the summer.
Local music begins at 6p, feature acts start at 7p and food and beverage are available for purchase. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy!
Wixom Free Summer Concerts – Wixom will be hosting free summer concerts at Sibley Park in Downtown Wixom on Thursdays that coincide with the Wixom Summer Family Fun Days events that run 6p-7:30p.
Rochester Free Summer Concerts – Municipal Park in Downtown Rochester Michigan will be hosting free concerts on Thursday evenings as part of the Rochester Kiwanas Club of Rochester “Music in the Park” series. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy free summer concerts.
Refreshments will be available to purchase at the concerts. Concerts are held on the grounds of Municipal Park at the newly built Bebout Band Shell. For more information on acts, call 248-330-8966.
Troy Public Library Summer Reading Kick-Off – Families of children ages 0–13 are invited to join. TPL will host a variety of activity stations including a bounce house (socks required), a petting zoo, outdoor games, crafts, and more. Children who complete at least six activities will earn a cool treat. Families who would like to enjoy dinner while at the event can choose to purchase food at a food truck. Hosted by Troy Public Library.