Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2018

Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2018 – Events, activities, and fun things to do in Oakland County and Metro Detroit this weekend! Weekend of June 22, 23, & 24, 2018 Lots of Summertime fun and fireworks in SE Michigan this weekend!

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 2018 article to post events and activities that are either FREE, or at least family affordable.

OAKLAND COUNTY WATERPARKS AND SPRAYPARKS
METRO DETROIT FIREWORKS SHOWS
FREE SUMMER FUN FOR KIDS
OAKLAND COUNTY FIREWORKS SHOWS
MACOMB COUNTY FIREWORKS SHOWS
WAYNE COUNTY FIREWORKS SHOWS
COMERICA PARK DETROIT TIGERS FIREWORKS SHOWS
HURON-CLINTON METROPARKS FIREWORKS SHOWS
OAKLAND COUNTY CARNIVALS
OAKLAND COUNTY FARMERS MARKETS INFO

Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2018

carnival rideThursday, June 21, 2018 through Sunday, June 28, 2018
Lake Orion Weekend Events – Lake Orion Jubilee 2018
Downtown Lake Orion
Lake Orion Jubilee features carnival midway rides and games, live entertainment, fireworks on Saturday night, a beer tent and more. Hours / More Info

Thursday, June 21, Friday, June 22, Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24, 2018
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. ENJOY Fireworks this Friday! For tickets, visit uspbl.com/tickets/individual. Check out the awesome FREE promotions happening at the ballpark this weekend! Details

Friday, June 22, 2018 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 22 (4p-10p) and Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 11a-10p
Auburn Hills Weekend Events – Summerfest 2018
Downtown Auburn Hills
Auburn Hills Summerfest events kick off Friday afternoon with the opening of “Kidz Korner”, live music and a new Arts & Craft Fair centered downtown and featuring many unique and one-of-a-kind items created by artists from around the state. Teams entered into the City’s renowned BBQ Cook-Off sanctioned and will begin prepping and slow-cooking barbecue favorites for a panel of judges to select winning recipes on Saturday (more info). Other highlights will include “By the River” Car Show, Arts and Crafts Fair, live music, Pet Parade, and much more. More info

fort clarkstonFriday, June 22, 2018 / all day
Fort Clarkston Weekend Events – Friday Night Pizza Party
Fort Clarkston (7127 Dixie Highway, Clarkston MI, 248-297-5453, www.fortclarkston.com)
Every Friday night get a large pepperoni pizza, a pitcher of pop and a $10 game card for only $20 at Fort Clarkston indoor playplace! Yes, parents can order beer and wine :) Review – pics

Friday, June 22, 2018 from 6p-9p
Clarkston Weekend Events – Depot Park Clarkston Summer Concerts
Depot Park (5856 S Main St, Clarkston, MI 48346)
Local Talent performs at 6p on concert days (rain or shine). Concessions on site. This Friday’s concert is – The Crane Wives (Indie Rock)

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 6p through noon on Saturday, June 23, 2018
Novi Weekend Events – MSU Tollgate Starry Night on the Farm
MSU Tollgate Farm and Education Center (28115 Meadowbrook Rd, Novi, MI 48377)
Overnight learning adventure at MSU Tollgate Farm for kids ages 5 -12 and their parents, grandparents, guardians. Enjoy astronomy learning activities, outdoor games, s’mores around the fire, camping under the stars, fresh farm breakfast, and feeding the animals! Cost – $ 45/adult, $40 per child, group discounts. More Info / Register Here

Friday, June 22, 2018 from 6p-9p (Fridays through ??)
Waterford Weekend Events – Drop In Sports at Elite Sportsplex
Elite Sportsplex (2220 Mall Drive East, Waterford, MI 48328)
Volleyball, Basketball, Futsal, Pickleball, Walking etc! Elementary, middle school, high school… even adults are welcome. Boys, girls, men & women of all ages. Cost is $5. For more info, call 248-791-7944. Elite Sportsplex Review / Pics.

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 6:30p
Waterford Weekend Events – Movies Under the Moonlight
ELITE SPORTSPLEX in Waterford (2220 Mall Drive East, Waterford Michigan, 48328)
Waterford Movies in the Moonlight features Extreme Sports and Kid Zone activities. The cost is $5. The cost includes everything but concession stand snacks and drinks. Movie – Zootopia. UPDATE 6/21/18 – PER Waterford Area Chamber of Commerce – There has been a location change. This year’s Movies Under the Moonlight will be located INDOORS at ELITE SPORTSPLEX in Waterford (2220 Mall Drive East, Waterford Michigan, 48328) and NOT Pierce Middle School due to threat of weather for 6/22 Date. For more info, please visit waterfordchamber.org

summer concertFriday, June 22, 2018 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’s act is Summerfest (MUSIC BOTH FRIDAY & SATURDAY)

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7p
Northville Weekend Events – 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 – Theor Gridiron (Detroit Soul)

Friday, June 22, 2018 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 – Judy Banker Band

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7p
Novi Weekend Event – Family Fun Fridays
Fuerst Park (Taft Rd and W 10 Mile Rd)
Fuerst Park in Novi is home to free summer fun with Family Fun Fridays – free concerts, free outdoor movies, and free activities. Catch an outdoor movie, family concert, and special activity at each of these summer. Movie – Giant inflatables and a kickoff to the summer reading program!

Friday, June 22, 2018 from 7p-9p
Oakland Twp Weekend Event – Music in the Meadow Free Summer Concerts
Bear Creek Nature Park (740 West Snell, Rochester, Michigan 48306)
Peter, Paul, & Mary Remembered (60’s FOLK) at Bear Creek Nature Park (enjoy archery shooting booths on the property from 5p-7p)

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7:30p
Birmingham Weekend Events – Birmingham Movie Nights
Booth Park (Harmon and North Old Woodward) CHANGED TO 21707 W 14 Mile Rd, Birmingham, MI
UPDATE 6/22 – FREE outdoor movie night has been moved indoors due to threat of rain. We’ll be at Berkshire Middle School at 21707 W 14 Mile Road. The fun starts at 7:30p!
Birmingham Movie Nights 2018 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 – Sing

Friday, June 22, 2018 from 7:30p-8:30p
Rochester Hills Weekend Events – 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.) www.gtcgymnastics.com for more info or call 248-304-7634.

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7:30p
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 – Scott Martin Band

Friday, June 22, 2018 from 7:45p-9:30p
Lake Orion / Orion Twp Weekend Events – 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 22, 2018 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 22, 2018 at Dusk
Shelby Twp Weekend Events – Stony Creek Metropark 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. A Metroparks vehicle permit is required to enter any Metropark and is only $35 annually for regular admission, $21 annually for seniors or $10 daily. Visit www.metroparks.com or call 586-781-4242 for more info.

fireworksFriday, June 22, 2018 at Dusk
St Clair Shores Weekend Events 2018 – Memorial Park Fireworks
Memorial Park (Masonic and Jefferson)
Fireworks start at dusk! There is a cost per person (wristbands that are cheaper if you buy them in advance) if you wish to view them at Memorial Park. That price is to be determined. Parking passes can also be purchased in advance and are limited to 500. Call 586-445-5350 for more info, admission info. (Rain Date is June 23, 2018)

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 10p
Mt Clemens Weekend Events – Independence Day Celebration Fireworks
Clinton Riverfront Park (4125 Riverview Cir, Mt Clemens, MI 48043)
Self-proclaimed “largest fireworks show in Macomb County”. The fireworks will be launched at Dusk (approximately 10p), 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.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9a
Harrison Twp Weekend Events – Morning in the Marsh Canoe
Lake St Clair Metropark – (31300 Metro Parkway, Harrison Twp, MI 48045, 586-463-4581, metroparks.com)
Paddle through the unique marsh aboard a 34-foot voyageur canoe. Explore nature and Michigan’s fur trade. Don’t forget – everyone gets to paddle, too. Ages 7 and up. Please preregister, 586-463-4332. Cost is $5. A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required for these events. 2018 vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at metroparks.com OR visit your local Metropark today.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 1p-3p
White Lake Weekend Events – Build a Fairy House
Indian Springs Metropark – (5200 Indian Trail, White Lake, MI 48386, 248-625-6640, metroparks.com)
Use natural materials to create your own one-of-a-kind fairy dwelling. This enchanted craft is perfect to put in your garden at home. We provide all materials. Ages 5 and up. Please preregister, 248-625-7280. Cost is $12. A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required for these events. 2018 vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at metroparks.com OR visit your local Metropark today.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 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 5p-7:30p for only $10 (up to 4 family members) for residents and non-resident families are $14. Every Saturday through August 11. Review, pics.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 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, sometimes a movie. To register, call 248-852-7950 or visit gtcgymnastics.com.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 8:15p-10:05p (Sats through 6/30)
Royal Oak Weekend Events – SK8 Jamz
Royal Oak Ice Arena (1403 Lexington Blvd, Royal Oak, MI 48073, 248-246-3950)
Ice skating with your friends under the Night Lights, while jammin’ to the beats of a DJ. $10 includes skate rental.

Paradise Park NoviSaturday, June 23, 2018 from 8p-10p (Saturdays)
Novi Weekend Events – Laser Tag Players Night
Paradise Park Novi (45799 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI, 48375, 248-735-1050, www.paradiseparknovi.com)
2 hours of competitive laser tag plus snacks and beverages for only $18 per person. Recommended for ages 13 & up.

Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 9p
Holly Weekend Events – Holly Movie Nights on Battle Alley
Downtown Holly
Refreshments and concessions will be available for purchase. The free summer outdoor movies begin at dusk. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and don’t forget the popcorn! This Saturday’s movie is – The Lion King

Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 9p-11p
Oxford Weekend Events – Urban Air Teen Night
Urban Air Trampoline Center (925 N Lapeer Rd, Oxford Charter Township, MI 48371, 800-960-4778, UrbanAirOxford.com)
For teens ages 13-18. Each Urban Air Teen Night 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.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Dusk
New Boston Weekend Events – Willow Metropark Fireworks
Willow Metropark (23200 S Huron Rd, New Boston, MI 48164)
Plan to arrive early for these popular fireworks events. A special event daily vehicle permit may be required after 5p. A Metroparks vehicle permit is required to enter any Metropark and is only $35 annually for regular admission, $21 annually for seniors or $10 daily. Free admission with annual permit. Visit www.metroparks.com for more info or call 734-697-9181.

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 10p
Walled Lake Weekend Events – Walled Lake Market Fest & Fireworks
Walled Lakes 42nd Annual Market Day on East Lake Drive and Mercer Beach is during the day. Shop local vendors, enjoy a day of live entertainment and food all alongside beautiful Walled Lake. Fireworks follow at 10p. Best view is Downtown Walled Lake or Pavilion Park and Lake Shore Park in Novi. For more info, visit walledlake.us

Sunday, June 24, 2018 from 9a-2p
Birmingham Weekend Events – Birmingham Farmers Market
Birmingham Farmers Market (666 North Old Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009, www.birminghamfarmersmarket.org)
Fresh flowers, fresh fruits & veggies, Kids Zone, live entertainment and more to be enjoyed every Sunday this Spring, Summer, and Fall at the Birmingham Farmers Market. Look for special appearances from Oakland County Moms and our mascot Wesley throughout the season. Stop by and say Hi! For more info on the Birmingham Farmers market, visit www.birminghamfarmersmarket.org

Sunday, June 24, 2018 from 10a-3p
Clarkston Weekend Events – Camp Bow Wow Crafts Fair
Camp Bow Wow (6374 Sashabaw Rd, Clarkston, MI)
The Bow Wow Crafts Fair is a Pet Themed Arts and Crafts Show to support Canine Companions Rescue Center. Come shop pet themed arts and crafts while supporting a great cause. Pets are welcome. This is a FREE event. For more info, email bronsonelle@gmail.com

Sunday, June 24, 2018 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 24, 2018 at 1p
Detroit Weekend Events – DIA Sunday Events
Detroit Institute of Arts (5200 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48202)
NO EVENTS SCHEDULED FOR THIS SUNDAY
See related posts below for more DIA events happening this month or visit the DIA website.

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