Category: Outdoor Play

Sterling Heights Nature Center
Sterling Heights Nature Center

Summertime is the best time to get outside and enjoy all that Metro Detroit has to offer by way of Nature Centers and Playgrounds. We made our way out to the Sterling Heights Nature Center to check out their newly renovated space.  WOW.. it is amazing. The front door opens to...

Southfield Sports Arena

The Southfield Sports Arena is located on the grounds of the Southfield Municipal Complex (on Evergreen between 10 mile and I696).  The arena is a multi-use complex with a regulation NHL ice surface and an Olympic-sized outdoor swimming pool. In addition to the Olympic sized pool, the Southfield Sports Arena hosts a children’s spray...

Kensington Metropark – Splash ‘n’ Blast Splash Pad

Kensington Metropark Splash ‘n’ Blast is a great splash pad with water slides and many fun water features.  The park is located just north of I-96 on Kent Lake in Milford.  Kensington Metropark is fantastic with so many things to do.  They host an 18-hole regulation golf course, 27-hole disc course, nature...

Thorn Park in Brownstown
Thorn Park in Brownstown

Conveniently located at the corner of Telegraph and King road in Brownstown, Thorn Park is a family-friendly adventure for children of all ages! There are clean, air-conditioned bathrooms on site as well as lockers to store bags you may not want to carry around. As you pass by the Brownstown Community...

Raintree Park In Troy

Last week we ventured out to Raintree Park in Troy, which is located on the west side of John R between Big Beaver and Wattles.  This 41-acre park hosts an18-hole disc golf course, ball diamond,  two barrier-free play structures, picnic shelter, sand volleyball court, and paved walking path through the woods....

Harrison Township Waterfront Park

Harrison Township Waterfront Park is a beautiful park right on Lake St. Clair.  Located at 34890 Jefferson Ave, it is right off of I94, Shook Road exit. The park hosts a playground with baby swings, regular swings, two play structures (one designed for younger children) and a climbing dome.     Harrison...

Wayne County Family Aquatic Center Opens Memorial Day Weekend

20th season of summer fun and swimming commences at Chandler Park Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans welcomes citizens and visitors to the opening weekend of the Wayne County Family Aquatic Center on Saturday, May 26, 2018.  The park will be open during the Memorial Day weekend Saturday-Monday from 11:00...

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