Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2019 – Fun things to do in Metro Detroit & Oakland County this weekend. Events, activities for February 22, 23, & 24, 2019.
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. We’re going to be using this Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2019 article to post events and activities that are either FREE, or at least family affordable.
METRO DETROIT WINTER FESTIVALS
METRO DETROIT OUTDOOR WINTER FUN
METRO DETROIT INDOOR WINTER FUN PLACES
OAKLAND COUNTY SLED HILLS
OAKLAND COUNTY CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
METRO DETROIT OUTDOOR ICE SKATING RINKS
OAKLAND COUNTY INDOOR ICE SKATING RINKS
Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2019
Friday, February 22 and Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 10a-9p
Oakland Twp Weekend Events – Sledding at Lost Lake Park
Lost Lake Nature Park (846 Lost Lake Trail, Oakland, Michigan 48363, 248-651-4440 ext 299)
Best sled hill around has night-time sledding, and a warming shelter. BYO Sled. FREE. Review, pics, video. MORE Oakland County Sled Hills.
Friday, February 22, 2019 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.
Daily from 10a-5p and daily through April 24
Flint / Burton Weekend Events – Rainforest Adventure Maze Exhibit
Courtland Commons (4190 E Court St, Burton, MI 48509, 810-237-3450, SloanMuseum.org)
Sloan Museum’s new 10,000 square-foot exhibition space inside Courtland Center Mall is the home for their NEW exhibit – Rainforest Adventure Maze. Sloan’s Rainforest Adventure Maze exhibit is an exhibit with immersive displays and hands-on activities. Visitors can explore the Rainforest Adventure in two interactive mazes, Rainforest Adventure and Tropical Odyssey. Both mazes are full of the sights and sounds of a tropical rainforest, with puzzles and physical challenges that are great for ages 4 to adult. Visitors answer challenge questions to move through each maze. Admission is $7 for adults, $6 for seniors, and $5 for kids ages 2-11. To reserve tickets online in advance of your visit, go to sloanlongway.org/dinosaurs or call 810-237-3450. Review, Pics, Info…
Friday (10a-10p), Saturday(10a-10p), and Sunday (noon-4p)
Bloomfield Hills Weekend Events – Doom of the Dinosaurs Exhibit
Cranbrook Institute of Science (39221 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303, 1-877-462-7262, science.cranbrook.edu)
Family-friendly, interactive exhibit! The Cranbrook Institute of Science Dinosaurs Exhibit tells the story of the Earth’s past mass extinctions and explores the prehistoric times when dinosaurs ruled the land. Children will enjoy activities created just for them. Visitors will see full-size dinosaur skeletons, including Tyrannosaurus Rex and Edmontosaurus, and walk through the five large-scale mass extinctions that occurred over the last 500 million years. Open through September 1. Review…
Daily through early March 2019
Detroit Weekend Events – Campus Martius Park Ice Skating
Campus Martius Park (800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, Michigan)
Hours and pricing info for the 2019 Campus Martius Park Ice Skating Season.
Friday, February 22, 2019 from 10a-noon
Royal Oak Weekend Events – Open Bounce at Inflatable Playspaces
Inflatable Playspaces (5160 Meijer Drive, Royal Oak, Michigan, 248-288-5888, www.inflatableplayspaces.com)
Inflatable Playspaces rents inflatables and backyard party games of every kind. They also have a great indoor bounce room & party room. On Fridays they open up their HUGE open bounce room for open jump for the low price of $7.95 per child (parents of children are FREE).
Friday, February 22, and Saturday, February 23, 2018 from 6:30p-8:30p
Oxford Weekend Events – Daddy Daughter Dances
Devil’s Ridge Golf Course (3700 Metamora Road, Oxford, MI)
Enjoy music, dancing, refreshments and complementary photo. Choose from 2 dates. Formal dress is encouraged. Register early, this event sells out quickly. Event hosted by Oxford Parks and Recreation. Call for cost info and to register – 248-628-1720.
Friday, February 22, 2019 from 7:30p-11p
Troy Weekend Events – Blackout Fog Party
Skateworld Troy (2825 E Maple Road, Troy, MI 48083, 248-689-4100, www.skateworldoftroy.com)
Spotlight Couples & Glow Stick Skates. Admission is $8. Skate rental is $3 ($5 for rollerblades).
Friday, February 22, 2019 from 7:45p-9:30p
Orion Twp Weekend Events – Friday Night Flip Out
fLipSpot Gymnastics and Cheer (233 Kay Industrial Dr, Orion Township, MI, 248-340-0910, website)
fLipSpot hosts a Friday Night fLipOut Parents Night Out event every Friday from 7:45p-9:25p for kids ages 10 and up. The cost is $20 at the door and includes pizza and drink. Review – pics.
Saturday, February 23, 2019 (various times)
Oakland County Weekend Events – Oakland County Mom2Mom Sales
It’s a big weekend for Mom2Mom sales! Save big on baby items this weekend at Mom to Mom sales in Oakland County. More info…
Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 10a-11a
Waterford Weekend Events – Farmers Market Cooking Demonstrations
Oakland County Market Farmers Market (2350 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328, 248-858-5495)
Discover cooking secrets and sample dishes sourcing fresh produce from local Michigan farmers. No registration is required. For more information, call 248-858-5495 or email OCmarket@oakgov.com.
Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 9a-9p
Royal Oak Weekend Events – Rainbow Connection Movie Marathon
Emagine Theatre Royal Oak (200 N Main Street, Royal Oak, Michigan 48067, 888-319-FILM, www.emagine-entertainment.com)
Watch movies for a cause! Your ticket includes 12 hours of first-run movies PLUS all you can eat pop and popcorn. Proceeds benefit the Rainbow Connection. $60 for tickets. Order them here. Contact Rainbow Connection for more info at 248-601-9474.
Saturday, February 23 and Sunday, February 24 from 9:30a-5p (each day)
Dearborn Weekend Events – FREE Kids Admission to The Henry Ford Museum
The Henry Ford (20900 Oakwood Boulevard, Dearborn, MI 48124‑5029, 313-982-6001)
Use code KIDSFREE19 when purchasing tickets online for a FREE youth admission with purchase of adult admission at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation, weekends only, January 19 – March 31. Here’s the link to buy tickets.
Feb 23 & 24 AND Saturdays and Sundays in March from noon-3p
Milford Weekend Events Events – Maple’s Sweet Story
Kensington Metropark – (4570 Huron River Parkway, Milford, MI 48380, 810-227-8910, metroparks.com)
Take a guided walk through the farm’s sugar bush. Learn how to pick the right tree, then watch how maple trees are tapped and sap is collected. Stop by the French and Native camp to hear and see how these techniques have changed through the years. Then visit the sugar shack to see and smell the sap being boiled down into maple sugar. Taste a sample of maple syrup at the end of the tour. Real maple sugar products and pancakes will be available for purchase.. Tours begin every ½ hour, last approximately one hour and are entirely outdoors. Dress for the weather. $3 child, $5 adult. A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required for these events. Daily & Annual vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at metroparks.com OR visit your local Metropark today.
Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 1p
Rochester Hills Weekend Events – Making Maple Syrup
Bloomer Park (345 John R Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48307)
learn the first steps to make your own Maple Syrup. From identifying various species of maple tree, to the tree tapping process and sap boiling setup. You’ll leave with all the knowledge you need to make your own syrup and the Spile, Tubing, and Bucket to tap your own Maple Tree. This program is held rain or shine so come dressed for the weather and a walk through the woods. Purchase tickets at rochesterhills.org.
Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 2p
New Boston Weekend Events – Winter Walk ‘n Talk
Oakwoods Metropark – (32911 Willow Rd, New Boston, MI 48164, 734-782-3956, metroparks.com)
Take a guided hike through our Oak-woods to discover the beauty of Winter. Discover which critters are out-and-about by learning about tracks and other signs. Dress for the weather. Please preregister, 734-782-3956. $3 child, $5 adult. A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required for these events. Daily & Annual vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at metroparks.com OR visit your local Metropark today.
Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 5p-7:45p
Troy Weekend Events – Family Night Out
Troy Community Center (3179 Livernois, Troy, MI 48083)
Low-cost indoor family fun. Enjoy swimming, basketball, parachutes, inflatables and more. $3 for residents & $4 for non-residents. Call the Troy Community Center for more info at 248-524-1546.
Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 6p-9p
Bloomfield Hills Weekend Events – Kids Night Out
Bloomfield Gymnastics (2124 Franklin Rd, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302, 248-335-6770, www.BloomfieldGymnastics.com)
Bloomfield Gymnastics turns up the music so you can tumble, dance, play games, tell stories, and most of all, have the best time ever. Have fun with friends and make lots of new ones. For more information, call Brooke Meathe at 248-730-0307. Cost is $20.
Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 6p-9p
Clarkston Weekend Events – Parents Night Out – Foam Party
Stars and Stripes Kids Activity Center (4630 White Lake Rd, Clarkston, MI 48346, 248-625-3547 www.StarsandStripesKids.com)
For ages 5-12. Preregistration required. Board games, relay races, tag, Minute to Win it Games. Pizza dinner included.
Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 11a-8p
Novi Weekend Events – Indoor Fun Special
Paradise Park Novi (45799 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI, 48375, 248-735-1050, www.paradiseparknovi.com)
1 hour unlimited wristband is just $12.95, additional hour just an extra $7
Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 10a-1p
Southfield Weekend Events 9 Under the Sea – Mermaids & Pirates Gymnastics Adventure
Franklin Athletic Club (29350 Northwestern Hwy, Southfield, MI 48034, (248-352–8000 ext 314, website)
Open Swim from noon-1p. Search for treasure, walk the plank, jump through waves. gymnasics, inflatables, crafts, snacks, and more. Ages 2-12. To register or get more info contact Miss Kathy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-352-8000, ext 342
Sunday, Febraury 24, 2019 at 4p
Lake Orion Weekend Events – North Oakland Concert Band Presents “Musical Fireworks”
Lake Orion High School (495 E Scripps Rd, Lake Orion, MI)
The band entertains and inspires audiences by skillfully performing an appealing variety of classic and modern concert band music. This is a FREE event. For more info, contact email@example.com
Sunday, February 24, 2019
Detroit Weekend Events –DIA Sunday Events
Detroit Institute of Arts (5200 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48202)
Special Performance – The Gratitude Steel Band 2p | Rivera Court
Literary Readings with Local Writers and Poets 6:15o | African American Art Galleries
See our DIA events calendar for more DIA events happening this month or visit the DIA website.
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