Category: ** Outdoor Play

Campus Martius Beach – An Urban Summer Destination

Does your family love beach sands and Downtown Detroit?  If so, you don’t want to miss a visit to the Campus Martius Beach this summer.  Colorful beach chairs and umbrella decorate the fun outdoor urban beach, along with 4000,000 pounds of sand.  Guests can enjoy building sandcastles, taking in the...

Lodge Playground at Marshbank Park

The Lodge Playground at Marshbank Park is a wonderful place for children to play.  Marshbank Park is owned and maintained by West Bloomfield Parks and Recreation.  The play area is conveniently located near the front of the park, close to the parking lot adjacent to the Lodge and restrooms.  The...

Riverside Park in Auburn Hills

Riverside Park in Auburn Hills Location and Hours Riverside Park in Auburn Hills is located at 3311 Squirrel Ct. Auburn & Squirrel.  This scenic park sits on the banks of the Clinton River in the Village Center area of Auburn Hills. Riverside Park is open daily from 10 am to...

Free Splash Pads in Southeast Michigan

We love summer, we are soaking up the sun every moment we can.  Free or low-cost summer activities make a fun-filled summer more manageable.  Here is a list of the free splash pads in Southeast Michigan. Free Splash Pads in Oakland County Free Splash Pad in Auburn Hills Riverside Park...

Lafayette Greens Urban Garden Detroit
Lafayette Greens Urban Garden – The Greening of Detroit

A few weeks ago my cousin and her family came to Michigan.  We spent a few days exploring Detroit.  We at lunch at one of the famous Coney Island restaurants. Then we happened upon the Lafayette Greens Urban Garden.  The urban garden and green space is located at 132 West...

Southeast Michigan Inclusive Playgrounds

Playgrounds are rather ubiquitous in southeast Michigan.  Every city has a few ranging from small neighborhood parks to sprawling community spaces.  New federal regulations require that new playgrounds be ADA compliant, meaning accessible, but not necessarily inclusive.  Accessible means that a person can move about freely with no barriers to...

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