Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2017


Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2017 – Events, activities, and fun things to do in Oakland County and Metro Detroit. Weekend of June 23, June 24 & June 25, 2017.

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There are plenty of fun things to do in and around Metro Detroit this weekend. This list will try to highlight some of the weekend events Metro Detroit – big and small – for kids and families. I’m going to be using this Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2017 article to post events and activities that are either free, or at least family affordable.

Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2017

carnival rideThursday, June 22, 2017 through Sunday, June 25, 2017
Lake Orion Weekend Events – Lake Orion Lions Club Jubilee
Green’s Park Lake Orion
Fireworks Metro Detroit close out Saturday festivities at Lake Orion Jubilee in Downtown Lake Orion. Lake Orion Jubilee is a 4-day carnival featuring carnival midway rides and games, a beer tent, live entertainment and more. The rain date for Jubilee fireworks is Sunday, June 25.

Thursday, June 22, 2017 through Sunday, June 25, 2017
Utica Weekend Events – Utica Riverwalk
Downtown Utica
Fireworks close Saturday night’s Riverwalk festivities. Rivewalk is a 4-day festival in Downtown Utica featuring live entertainment, a carnival and more! Schedule, more info

Thursday, June 22, Friday, June 23, Saturday, June 24, and Sunday, June 25
Utica Weekend Events – USPBL Baseball at Jimmy John’s Field
Jimmy John’s Field (7171 Auburn Rd, Utica, MI 48317, 248-601-2400, uspbl.com)
Affordable family fun at the ballpark! Awesome ticket specials and FUN promotions ALL SUMMER LONG. This weekend’s events include fireworks, Blackjack the Border Collie, and an AC/DC tribute band and more!. Details

Friday, June 23, 2017 from 10a-5p
New Hudson Weekend Event – Kids Gotta Play Open Play
Kids Gotta Play Showroom (53535 Grand River, New Hudson MI 48165, 1-800-955-PLAY, www.kidsgottaplay.com)
Why take the kids to Chuck E Cheese? Kids can exercise and be active! 14000 square feet of top of line OUTDOOR play equipment INDOORS so kids can climb and play the day away no matter what the weather. Top of the line outdoor play structures, trampolines, and basketball hoops. Review – Pics.

Friday, June 23, 2017 from 10a-noon
Clarkston Weekend Events – Teddy Bear Picnic
Bay Court Park (6970 Andersonville Rd, Clarkston, MI 48346)
Picnic for preschoolers and their very best friends! Parade, games and snuggle characters! $10 per person (adults & kids). For more info, call 248-625-8223.

Friday and Saturday from 10a-5p, Sunday from noon-5p
Flint Weekend Events – Sloan Museum Titanic Exhibit
Sloan Museum (1221 E Kearsley Street, Flint, Michigan 48503, 810-237-3450, www.sloanlongway.org)
Through September 3. Explore artifacts retrieved from the Titanic “debris field”, read historical stories about passengers and quotes from the captain, passengers, builders…, view re-creations of a first class and a third class suite, touch a giant ice berg, and more. Review, Pics, Ticket Info

Friday, June 23 from 11a-9p, Saturday, June 24 from 10a-4p, Sunday, June 25, 2017 from noon-4p
Bloomfield Hills Weekend Events – Cranbrook King Tut Exhibit
Cranbrook Institute of Science (39221 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48303, 248-645-3200, website)
The exhibit includes exact replicas from the Pharaoh’s Tomb and legendary treasures. The collection of Tutankhamun replicas of the richest archaeological find of all time took 10 years to recreate. Open Tu-Sun through September 3. Review, pics, more info

summer concertFriday, June 23, 2017 from 4p-10p and Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 10a-10p
Auburn Hills Weekend Events – Summerfest 2017
Downtown Auburn Hills
FREE concerts, “Kids Korner”, arts and crafts, car show, teen dodgeball tourney, and more throughout Downtown Auburn Hills!

Friday, June 23, 2017 from 5:30p-9p
Detroit Weekend Events – Friday Night Beach Party at Campus Martius
Campus Martius Park (800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, Michigan, 313-963-9393)
Visitors can catch the sweet sounds of live island music – offering an island atmosphere in the heart of Downtown Detroit. Every Friday through August 18. For more info, visit downtowndetroitparks.com.

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 6:30p
Waterford Weekend Events – Movies Under the Moonlight 2017
Pierce Middle School (5145 Hatchery Road, Waterford, MI)
The gates open at 6:30p and the movie starts at dusk. They’ll be plenty of entertainment for the kids at these events. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy! The cost is $5. The cost includes everything but concession stand snacks and drinks.

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 7p
Auburn Hills Weekend Events – Auburn Hills Free Summer Concerts
Riverside Park (Auburn Rd and Squirrel, Downtown Auburn Hills, Michigan)
Grab a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the free music! This Friday – Summerfest (Friday and Saturday)

Friday, June 23, 2017 from 7p-9p
Clarkston Weekend Events – Depot Park Summer Concerts
Depot Park (5856 S. Main St., Clarkston, MI 48346)
Local Talent performs at 6:30p on concert days (rain or shine). Concessions on site. This Friday’s concert is – Jared Knox (Country)

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 7p
Farmington Weekend Events – Free Summer Concerts
Riley Park Sundquist Pavilion (Grand River Avenue at Grove Street, Farmington, Michigan)
Chairs and blankets are recommended. Friday’s concert is – The Saints of Soul

concertFriday, June 23, 2017 at 7p
Northville Weekend Event – Free Friday night Concerts
Downtown Northville
For more information on the series please contact Northville Parts & Recreation at 248-349-0203. Friday’s concert is – Taylor Taylor

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 7p
South Lyon Weekend Events – Free Summer Concerts at McHattie Park
McHattie Park (400 Dorothy Street, South Lyon, Michigan)
The free events will take place at the gazebo near the Witch’s Hat Depot in McHattie Park. Overflow parking is available at the South Lyon First Methodist Church. Friday’s concert is – Gemini

Friday, June 23, 2017 from 7:30p-8:30p
Rochester Hills Weekend Event – Open Gym / Drop-In Gymnastics
GTC Gymnastics Training Center (1813 Northfield Dr, Rochester Hills, MI 48309)
Jump on the trampoline or flip around in foam pits. You do not have to be in a GTC class to participate, so invite your friends and neighbors to come along. (A waiver form must be filled out by a parent/guardian before anyone may attend.) ee www.gtcgymnastics.com for more info or call 248-304-7634.

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 7:30p
Birmingham Weekend Event – Birmingham Movie Nights
Booth Park (Harmon and North Old Woodward)
Birmingham Movie Nights 2017 start at 7:30p on select nights in the summer. The outdoor movies begin at dusk. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and don’t forget the popcorn! – Friday’s movie is – Secret Life of Pets

Friday, June 23, 2017 from 7:45p-9:30p
Lake Orion / Orion Twp Weekend Event – Friday Night fLipOut
fLipSpot Gymnastics and Cheer (233 Kay Industrial Drive, Orion Township, MI 48359, 248-340-0910, www.flipspotgym.com)
This open gym activity is for ages 9 and up. It includes music, pizza, gatorade and gym fun. Call fLipSpot for cost info.

Friday, June 23, 2017 from 9p-11p
Oxford Weekend Events – Air456 at Urban Air
Urban Air Trampoline Center (925 N Lapeer Rd, Oxford Charter Township, MI 48371, 800-960-4778, UrbanAirOxford.com)
A special night of kids activities at Urban Air Trampoline Park for 4th, 5th and 6th graders. Each AIR 456 event will have Free Pizza, and activities for kids such as Dodgeball Tournament, foam pit challenge, or a slam dunk contest. Includes pizza, glow stick and access to all attractions. Cost is $15.

Friday, June 23, 2017 at Dusk
Shelby Twp Weekend Events – Stony Creek Fireworks
Stony Creek Metropark (4300 Main Park Road, Shelby Township, MI 48316) Plan to arrive early for these popular fireworks events. $15 special event daily vehicle permit required after 5p. Free admission with annual permit. Visit www.metroparks.com or call 586-781-4242 for more info.

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Mt Clemens Weekend Events – Independence Celebration
Clinton Riverfront Park (4125 Riverview Cir, Mt Clemens, MI 48043)
The fireworks will be launched at Dusk (approximately 10:00 PM), immediately following the Bud Light Riversight & Sound Concert. Prime viewing is located throughout Downtown Mount Clemens with the fireworks being launched from the City Hall parking lot on First Street. NB Gratiot Ave, and the Crocker and Dickinson bridges are closed to vehicle traffic at approximately 7p. For more info, please call the Mt Clemens DDA at 586-469-4168.

mom 2 mom saleSaturday, June 24, 2017 (various times)
Oakland County Weekend Events – Oakland County Mom2Mom Sales
Various Locations
It’s a big weekend for Mom2Mom sales! Save big on baby items this weekend at Mom to Mom sales in Oakland County. Sales.

Saturday, June 24, 2017 from noon-5p
Walled Lake Weekend Events – Market Day Summerfest
Downtown Walled Lake
Annual Market Day Summerfest hosted by City of Walled Lake! For more info, call 248-624-4847

Saturday, June 24, 2017 (all day)
Ortonville Weekend Events – Movie in the Park
Brandon Twp Community Park (Downtown Ortonville)
Enjoy a free outdoor summer movie in Ortonville in the evening that follows a fun-filled day in the park with Art in the Park! Art in the Park will feature Arts and Crafts vendors, a garage sale (begins at 10a), a petting zoo (5:30p-8:30p), bounce houses from 7p-9p, playground, concessions, a car show (begins at 10a), and more! Movie starts around 9p. Featured movie – Moana.

Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 5p-7:30p
Troy Weekend Events – Family Nights at Troy Aquatic Center
Troy Family Aquatic Center (3425 Civic Center Drive, Troy MI 48084, 248-524-3514)
Every Saturday all summer long, families will be admitted into the Aquatic Center from 5-7:30p for only $10 (up to 4 family members) for residents and non-resident families are $14. Every Saturday through August 12. Review, pics.

Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 8:30p-10:30p
Independence Oaks County ParkClarkston Weekend Events – Firefly Frenzy
Independence Oaks County Park (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Firefly Hike, Crafts, Games and T-shirt Printing. Help create a masterpiece for traveling art exhibit. Bring your own dark colored T-shirt for shirt printing. The event will take place near the Boathouse and Twin Chimneys shelter area on Crooked Lake. Event Free with $5 Park Entry Fee. Details 248-858-0916 NawrokiM@oakgov.com

Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 9p-11p
Oxford Weekend Events – Teen Night
Urban Air Trampoline Center (925 N Lapeer Rd, Oxford Charter Township, MI 48371, 800-960-4778, UrbanAirOxford.com)
The lights are out and the lasers are on. Pizza is served around 10p and a dodgeball tournament is held for everyone who wants to compete. Includes pizza, glow stick, and access to all attractions. Teen Nights is not held during summer months or on holidays. For kids ages 13-18. Cost is $15 per jumper.

fireworksSaturday, June 24, 2017 at dusk
Milford Weekend Events – Kensington Metropark Fireworks
Kensington Metropark (2240 W. Buno Road, Milford, MI 48380)
The show begins at 10:10p. Plan to arrive early due to crowd conditions. There is a $15 special event daily vehicle permit required for vehicles entering the park after 5p. Admission is free with an annual permit. For additional information, please call Kensington Metropark at 810-227-8910.

Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 10p
Walled Lake Weekend Events – Walled Lake Market Fest & Fireworks
Best view is downtown Walled Lake or Pavilion Park and Lake Shore Park in Novi. The City of Walled Lake is also hosting a down town beach party the same day starting at 11a until 11p.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 9a-2p
Birmingham Weekend Events – Birmingham Farmers Market
Birmingham Farmers Market (666 North Old Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009, www.birminghamfarmersmarket.org)
Enjoy live music performances while you shop, and this year’s “Kids Zone” promises an enjoyable arts & crafts experience for your little farmers.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 11a-7:30p
Troy Weekend Events – Moms Swim Free at TFAC
Troy Family Aquatic Center (3425 Civic Center Drive, Troy MI 48084, 248-524-3514)
Mothers receive one free admission when accompanied by a paying child over the age of 3. Regular fees apply for children. Review…Pics

fireworksSunday, June 25, 2017 from 7p-10:30p
Madison Hts Weekend Events – Festival in the Park Fireworks
Civic Center Park (360 W 13 Mile Rd, Madison Hts, MI)
Civic Center Park in Madison Heights hosts fireworks, family fun for kids, live music and more! Fireworks start at 10p! Call 248-589-2294 for details.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 at Dusk
Brownstown Weekend Events – Lake Erie Metropark Fireworks
Lake Erie Metropark Fireworks (32481 W. Jefferson, Brownstown, MI 48173)
Lake Erie Metropark hosts its annual fireworks show. Plan to arrive early for these popular Fireworks Metro Detroit events. $15 special event daily vehicle permit required after 5 p; free admission with annual permit. For more info, call 734-379-5020.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 1p
Detroit Weekend Events – DIA Sunday Events
Detroit Institute of Arts (5200 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48202)
Sunday Music Bar – Stefan Kukurugya – Detroit pianist Stefan Kukurugya performs jazz, pop, R&B and classical standards in Kresge Court.
See related posts below for more DIA events happening this month or visit the DIA website.

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