Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2021 – Fun things to do in Metro Detroit & Oakland County this weekend. Events for April 15, 16, 17, 18, 2021.
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 article ALL YEAR to post events and activities that are either FREE, or at least family affordable. Check back often for more Michigan Spring fun things to do this weekend!
Weekend Events Metro Detroit 2021
Thursday, April 15, 2021 Weekend Family Fun
Thursday, April 15, 2021 through Sunday, April 18, 2021 (7p each night)
Detroit Weekend Events – Monroe St Drive In Powered by Emagine Theatre
Monroe St Drive In (32 Monroe Street, Detroit, MI 48226)
Monroe Street Drive-In Powered By Emagine will feature a 60×32 ft digital projection screen. Showtimes every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 7p. All showtimes and programming will be managed by Emagine Entertainment and the site will include parking for up to 65 vehicles including outdoor seating, pedestrian paths, concession pavilions and lighting, and warming areas. Tickets are $20 per vehicle and can be purchased at emagine-entertainment.com. Additionally, tickets can be purchased in-person at the Monroe Street Drive-In Powered By Emagine when gates open at 6p. THIS WEEKEND’S MOVIES – THU – TBA / FRI – TBA / SAT – TBA / SUN – TBA. LISTINGS / MORE INFO.
Friday, April 16, 2021 Weekend Family Fun
Friday, April 16, 2021 from 4:30p-7:20p – Also, April 23, & April 30
Troy Weekend Events – Open Swim Fridays
Troy Community Center (3179 Livernois, Troy, MI 48083, 248-524-1546)
Enjoy the Troy Community Center pool for open swim. 50-min time slots available for residents ($10) & non-residents ($13). Pre-registration with payment required. Hosted by Troy Recreation.
Friday, April 16-Sunday, April 18 (Friday from 5p-9p, Saturday from 10a-5p, and Sunday from 11a-5p)
Holly Weekend Events – Ladies Night Out Holly
“A weekend of shopping and dinning in great downtown Holly! Come see the specials and the giveaways, pick up a Ladies night bag from your favorite store, hang out with friends, and enjoy our downtown! This will also be the last week to register to try to win our $50 gift certificate giveaway!” – Holly DDA
Friday, April 16, 2021 6p-7p, 7:15p-8:15p, or 8:30p-9:30p (3 sessions)
Saturday, April 17, 2021 3p-4p, 4:15p-5:15p, 5:30p-6:30p, 6:45p-7:45p, or 8p-9p (5 Sessions)
South Lyon Weekend Events – Daddy Daughter Wonderland Party
Action Sports (23333 Griswold Ste 300, South Lyon, MI 48178)
8 sessions to choose from. $20/Person (Resident) $26/Person (Non-Resident). Includes keepsake photo, registration gift, snacks, and more.. Hosted by South Lyon Recreation Authority. Pre-registration required at 248-437-8105.
Friday, April 16, 2021 at 8p
Royal Oak Weekend Events – Live @ Emagine
Emagine Theatre Royal Oak (200 N Main Street, Royal Oak, Michigan 48067, 888-319-FILM, www.emagine-entertainment.com)
The series will host national music acts, DJs, comedians and more in the 270 seat EMAX. Each show will be ticketed separately, and seating will be spaced to current Covid mandates. Seating options include; a private box for up to 15 people, luxury recliners, high top tables and chairs, or main floor seats. Each option available at different prices. Tonight’s Show – Kari Holmes and Lisa Mary performing at 8p Tickets start at $70. MORE INFO…
Saturday, April 17, 2021 Weekend Events
Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 9a-noon
Brownstown Weekend Events – Earth Day Clean-up
Lake Erie Metropark – (32481 W Jefferson, Brownstown, MI 48173, 734-379-5020, metroparks.com)
Volunteers will be assigned to different areas of the park at check-in. All necessary tools, gloves and bags will be provided. Volunteers will receive free entry into the park on clean-up day. Face coverings and social distancing are required. Additional Earth Day Clean-up opportunities are available for scouts on April 17 and students on April 24. All ages. Pre-registration required at least 1 day in advance at 586-463-4332 ext 2. Under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. A Metroparks vehicle pass is required to enter any Metropark. 2021 vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at metroparks.com OR visit your local Metropark today.
Saturday, April 17, 2021 (various times)
Metro Detroit Weekend Events – Metro Detroit 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, April 17, 2021 from 10a-11a or 2p-3p (2 sessions to choose from)
New Boston Weekend Events – Hike-n-Sketch
Oakwoods Metropark – (32911 Willow Rd, New Boston, MI 48164, 734-782-3956, metroparks.com)
Hit the trails in search of some outdoor beauty. While out, journal some of your findings through sketches. This program is entirely outdoors. Social distancing and face coverings are required. Pre-registration required at least 1 day in advance by calling 734-782-3956. FREE event. All ages event. A Metroparks vehicle pass is required to enter any Metropark. 2021 vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at metroparks.com OR visit your local Metropark today.
Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 10a
Waterford Weekend Events – Hop Into Spring
Hess-Hathaway Park (825 S Williams Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48327, 248-674-5441, www.waterfordmi.gov)
Families will be able to schedule a time slot between 10a and 3p (10a, 11:30a, and 1p). Highlights include a photo opportunity for the children with one of the farm bunnies and egg hunt out in the field. There will be a craft station and games. Safe distancing, masks and other protocol will be in place as necessitated due to current State guidelines. Hosted by Waterford Parks & Recreation. Pre-registration required. $5/resident, $7/non-resident.
Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 10a-5p & Sunday, April 18 from 10a-5p (Also April 24-25)
Lake Orion Weekend Events – Spring Open Air Markets at Canterbury Village
Canterbury Village (2359 Joslyn Ct, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360, 248-391-5700, canterburyvillage.com)
Open Air Markets are back at Canterbury Village. This street market seeks to showcase the work of local artists, crafters, cooks, jewelers, musicians & more. Canterbury Shops will be open during the Markets. Admission is FREE. Parking is $5.
April 17, 2021 through April 21 various times
Farmington Hills Weekend Events – Earth Week: Days of Action
Heritage Park Nature Center (24915 Farmington Road, Farmington Hills, MI)
Hosted by the City of Farmington Hills Special Services Dept. This year’s Earth Week events feature FREE family fun activities for kids and adults of all ages. Both in-person and virtual events are available. Pre-registration is required for all Earth Week events at recreg.fhgov.com.
Saturday, April 17, 2021 from 1:30p-4p
Troy Weekend Events – Earth Day Celebration
Stage Nature Center (6685 Coolidge Hwy, Troy, MI 48098, 248-688-9703)
Activities, projects, information, and games to learn about recycling, pollution, native plants, and helping wildlife. To maintain social distancing, families and small “bubble” groups will move through activities on their own and not with a large group. Dress for the weather as most activities will be outside. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Each participant must enroll and pay the fee. Ages 5+. $9. After registering, each family or “bubble” group will be assigned a specific start time a few minutes apart from each other within your session to maintain social distancing. Hosted by Stage Nature Center. For more info, visit stagenaturecenter.org or troynaturesociety.org.
Saturday, April 17 from 7p-8:30p
White Lake Weekend Events – Spring Night Hike
Indian Springs Metropark – (5200 Indian Trail, White Lake, MI 48386, 248-625-6640, metroparks.com)
Learn to recognize some of the native frogs and toads of Michigan by their calls; we will listen for them out among the wetlands on the nature trails. In addition to seated activities at the picnic shelter, we will walk approximately 1.5 miles on mainly level, gravel and dirt trails. Dress for the weather, rain or shine, as this program will be all outdoors. Face coverings and social distancing are required. Ages 7+. $5. Pre-register at least 1 day in advance at 248-625-7280.
Sunday, April 18, 2021 Weekend Family Fun
Sunday, April 11, 2021 from 9:45a-10:45a
Detroit Weekend Events – FREE Yoga at Grand Circus Park
Grand Circus Park Detroit (101-157 Witherell St, Detroit, MI 48226)
Bring your yoga mat and enjoy a physically distant yoga class taught. This is a FREE event but you must pre-register. Weather permitting. Register here.
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