Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2019 – Fun things to do in Metro Detroit & Oakland County this weekend. Events, activities for February 15, 16, & 17, 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.
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Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2019
Friday, February 15 and Saturday, February 16, 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 15, 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 15, 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 15, 2019 from 4p-7p
Troy Weekend Events – Meet Clifford The Big Red Dog
Oakland Mall (Centre Court)
Take pics with Clifford and receive a FREE gift (while supplies last). Coloring pages are available for pickup anytime at the event registration table (while supplies last). Giggle Gang FREE Kids Club members can enjoy a Clifford Cone from Dairy Queen for $1.49. Join the Giggle Gang Kids Club today for FREE.
Friday, February 15, 2019 through Sunday, February 17, 2019
Detroit Weekend Events – Motown Winter Blast Weekends
Campus Martius Park (800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, Michigan)
Motown Winter Blast has expanded to 4 weekends with all of your favorite activities – including recurring activities such as ice skating, ice sculptures, marshmallow roasting, food trucks, family activities and live music, as well as rotating activities including Boyne City Slopes, The Winter Slide, zip lining down Cadillac Square, carnival rides, and the opportunity to skate for free all weekend long at Campus Martius Park. SEE SCHEDULE FOR DETAILS HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND AND HOURS. Admission to Motown Winter Blast Weekends is FREE. For more info. Visit the Motown Winterblast website or call 313-963-8418.
Friday, February 15, 2019 from 5p-10p
Oxford Weekend Events – Parents Night Out at Urban Air
Urban Air Trampoline Center (925 N Lapeer Rd, Oxford Charter Township, MI 48371, 800-960-4778, UrbanAirOxford.com)
Drop the kids off for fun & games. A night of kids activities at Urban Air Trampoline Park for ages 1st grade and up. Includes pizza, access to all attractions, dodgeball tournament, and various games and activities. Call for prices.
Friday, February 15, 2019 from 6p-8:30p
Birmingham Weekend Events – Parents Night Out
Robot Garage (637 S Eton Road, Birmingham, MI 48009, 248-723-9100, website)
Drop your kids off for a fun filled night of Lego and robots once a month at Robot Garage. Pre registration required.
Friday, February 15, 2019 at 6:30p
Madison Hts Weekend Events – Enchanted Evening Family Dance
Club Venetian (29310 John R Rd, Madison Hts, MI 48071)
Not JUST a Daddy Daughter Dance… For moms & sons too. Bring the whole family. Put on your best dress or suit and join Madison Heights Recreation for an enchanted evening spent with the ones you love. Dance the night away with a live DJ or spend the night taking countless photos in the photo booth. Be on the lookout for a special royal guest and a take home craft. Pasta dinner and dessert will be provided. $35 Per Pair for Residents, $45 for Non-Residents. Each additional person $15. For more info or to register, call 248-589-2294.
Friday, February 15, 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 16, 2019 from 8a-5p
Rochester Hills Weekend Events – Spencer Park Pond Hockey Classic – CANCELLED
Spencer Park (3701 John R Rd, Rochester Hills, MI, 248-656-4657)
3-v-3 hockey tournament. There will be a memorabilia raffle on site as well as on-ice mini games for those in attendance. Pizza and beverages will be sold during the event. This is a family-friendly event that is great to watch for young sports fans, the city does a great job putting this event together. More info… to register a team… UPDATE 2/13/19 – PER THE CITY OF ROCHESTER HILLS – “Due to weather conditions, the Spencer Park Pond Hockey Classic has been CANCELLED. We apologize for any inconvenience.”
Saturday, February 16, 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 16 and Sunday, February 17 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.
Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 10a-noon
Farmington Hills Weekend Events – American Girl Spa Day
Costick Center (28600 W 11 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI)
Kids are invited to bring their American Girl doll to get their hair & nails done while making friendship bracelets & dancing. Pizza included. Drop off event, kids only. Pre-registration required. Ages 5-12. $15 Res / $20 Non-Res. For more info, 248-473-1800 or email@example.com
Saturday, February 16, 2019 from noon-4p / then 4p-8p for Hockey Classic
Detroit Weekend Events – Clark Park Winter Carnival
Clark Park (1130 Clark Avenue, Detroit, MI 48209)
Enjoy food, outdoor games, music, skating, petting zoo, horse-drawn carriage, marshmallow roasting, ice skating and more! A Winter Carnival Hockey Classic follows the event For more info, visit clarkparkdetroit.com.
Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 1p
Harrison Twp Weekend Events – Finding Our Lost Snowman
Lake St Clair Metropark – (31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Twp, MI 48045, 586-463-4581, metroparks.com)
follow tracks and uncover clues to help us discover its whereabouts and what happened to it. After our time outside, enjoy some hot cocoa and a chance to build a bird-friendly snowman friend. Ages 6 and up. Please preregister, 586-463-4332. $4 per child. 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 16, 2019 at 1p
Shelby Twp Weekend Events – Winter Wildlife Walk
Stony Creek Metropark – (4300 Main Park Rd, Shelby Twp, MI 48316, 586-781-4242, metroparks.com)
Learn how Michigan’s wildlife survive the harsh winter months. Hike through the trails as we search for clues and signs of which animals are active and how they find food, water, shelter and stay warm. Ages 7 and up. Please preregister, 586-781-9113. $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 16, 2019 from 3p-5p
Clarkston Weekend Events – Ice Fishing
Wint Nature Center at Independence Oaks County Park (9501 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston, Michigan 48348)
Enjoy Michigan’s free winter fishing weekend by trying the exciting sport of ice fishing. Begin by learning how to operate ice fishing equipment, practice some fishing knots, observe an auger demonstration, and then try to reel in some fish. Because this program takes place on a free fishing weekend, no fishing license is necessary to participate. Program is suitable for school-aged children and adults. $5/person. Pre-registration with payment required. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays or Wint Nature Center on Saturdays. For more info, call 1-888-OCParks
Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 3p
Milford Weekend Events – Chow Time at the Farm
Kensington Metropark – (4570 Huron River Parkway, Milford, MI 48380, 810-227-8910, metroparks.com)
Ever wanted to feed the pigs? Help farm staff to feed the pigs, goats, cows, and more. Young farmers will learn what each animal eats and why. Ages 6 – 15. Space is limited so please call 248-684-8632 to reserve a spot. Please preregister, 248-684-8632. $5. 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 16, 2019 from 6p-10p
Rochester Hills Weekend Events – Parents Night Out at GTC
GTC Gymnastics Training Center (1813 Northfield Dr, Rochester Hills, MI 48309, 248-852-7950, website)
Drop your child off at GTC for a night of gymnastics and fun. For ages 4 -12. Includes open gym, Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course, foam pit, bounce house, pizza & juice, and a movie. For cost info and to register, visit gtcgymnastics.com.
Sunday, February 17, 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 17, 2019 from 2p-4:30p
Southfield Weekend Events – Southfield Winter Fest 2019
Southfield Pavilion (26000 Evergreen Rd, Southfield, MI)
Fun includes games, crafts, free ice skating, marshmallow roasting, horse-drawn carriage rides, snowshoeing, dog sledding demoes, and more! Refreshments available for purchase. This is a FREE event. For more information, contact Southfield Parks & Recreation at 248-796-4620 or visit www.cityofsouthfield.com.
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Detroit Weekend Events –DIA Sunday Events
Detroit Institute of Arts (5200 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48202)
Detroit Film Theatre – Artist Demonstration – Hearts of Donald Calloway Noon–4p | Prentis Court
See our DIA events calendar for more DIA events happening this month or visit the DIA website.
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