Fun Family Activities for the Week of September 30

Fall is now in full swing which means a lot of fun activities to take advantage of with your family. The weather has been on and off lately so here are some indoor and outdoor ideas for the week of September 30th.

The Wilson Barn Pumpkin Fest

October 1-30
Monday thru Friday: 12pm-7pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am-7pm

The farm is on the corner of West Chicago & Middlebelt in Livonia, MI
For your GPS:
29350 W. Chicago Street Livonia, MI 48150

Pick a pumpkin, gourd, or corn stalk to decorate your home this fall season. Pony rides and hayrides are available every day, weather permitting. Enjoy cider, donuts, food, coffee, and hot chocolate while you browse a variety of crafter displays! Admission is free, but some activities you have to pay for. Click here for details.

Scout Days at SEA LIFE Michigan

October 1-31
Sea Life Michigan 4316 Baldwin Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Individual scouts and their immediate family members can visit during Scout Days for just $13.50 per person. That’s a savings of up to $10.45 each! Plus, your scout can complete our scouting activities and earn our FREE fun patch! Be sure to wear your uniform when you visit! To order your tickets today, click here.

Skeletons Are Alive Launch Party

Friday October 4th 6pm-9pm
Downtown Northville; Town Square (across from the Marquis Theatre on Main Street)
More than 120 life-sized themed Skeletons will be welcomed to town for the month of October. The skeletons arrival will be kicked off with the Skeletons are Alive Launch Party. Free and open to the public. Dress up in Halloween costumes and enjoy music, food trucks, and the Ypsilanti Ghostbusters will also be on site to take pictures with. Add the event to your Facebook page here. 

6pm – 8:30pm
Minecraft Night
The Robot Garage 637 S. Eton St. Birmingham MI 48009
$24 per child $6 for pizza or bring your own dinner

Grades 1-9 Come hang out and play Minecraft on our custom server! There will be both survival and creative areas to enjoy either individual play or with friends. Get your own space on our server so your work will be saved for the future or play on our group server with other kids who attend this event. Play at your own level and explore all the aspects of a multi-player MineCraft experience within the safe, controlled environment of The Robot Garage. Parents are subject to a late fee of $1 per minute for any child who is not picked up within 10 minutes of the end of the event.

18th Annual Great Lakes Bat Festival

Saturday October 5th 11am-3pm
Belle Isle Nature Center 176 Lakeside Drive, Detroit, MI 48207
Free, family-friendly event that focuses on bat conservation through speakers, puppet shows, hands-on activities and opportunities to learn how to protect and encourage bats in our communities.

Mom to Mom Sale

Saturday October 5th 8:30am-Noon
Oak Pointe Church 50200 W 10 Mile Rd Novi, Michigan 48374
Shop over 90 tables of gently-used baby and children’s gear, clothes, toys, furniture, maternity clothes, and more. There’s even a large items room with furniture, strollers, and other great pieces. Strollers are welcome. Cost: $2 entry fee. To keep tabs on the event, click here.

Fall Mom to Mom Sale

Saturday October 5th 8:30am-Noon
St. Edith Parish 15089 Newburgh Rd Livonia, Michigan 48154
Shop 74 tables of gently used baby, children & maternity items! Score big deals on high chairs, strollers & more in our large item room! First 100 shoppers in the door score a FREE shopping tote! Admission: $2.

Witches & Warlocks Tea Party

Saturday October 5th 1-2pm and 3-4pm (based on age group)
Salem-South Lyon District Library 9800 Pontiac Trl, South Lyon, MI 48178
K-2nd grade: 1-2pm
3rd-5th grade 3-4pm
Prepare your best hat! A bewitching tea party with activities, snacks, and tea. Registration is required, click here to sign up.

Morning at the Orchard

Saturday October 5th 10am-11:30am
Erwin Orchards & Cider Mill 61475 Silver Lake Rd, South Lyon, MI 48178
FREE donuts and cider under the big tent.

Fish or Treat

Saturday October 5th-Thursday October 31st
Sea Life Michigan 4316 Baldwin Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
Search for ghoulish goodies in our Interactive Touchpool and seek out spooky creatures throughout the aquarium! Plus, join us for our educational talks & feeding demonstrations and enjoy some sweet treats! Dress in costume and save 50% off your walk-up tickets! Discount valid October 5-31st, 2019. Ticket information can be found here.

Fab Fall Color Walk

Saturday October 5th 1-3pm
Kensington Metropark Nature Center 4570 Huron River Parkway Milford, MI 48380
Walk anytime between 1 and 3 to find the five color blast stops along the 1.25 mile trail. To preregister, visit their website…you might still be able to get a t-shirt. Cost: $7. NOTE: A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark and is only $35 annually for regular admission, $24 annually for seniors or $10 daily.

The 6th Annual Pumpkinfest weekend at MSU Tollgate Farm

Saturday and Sunday, October 5th & 6th, from 11 am to 5 pm
28115 Meadowbrook Rd., Novi, MI 48377
Admission is $5 per person, 2 and under are free.
Enjoy wagon rides out to a pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin, free concerts, harvest story time with local librarians and children’s authors, food, pumpkin activities, straw maze and so much more. They are also looking for volunteers to help with all their activities, click here to learn more.

Fall Festival Kensington Metropark

Saturday and Sunday October 5th and 6th Noon-4pm
Kensington Farm Center 4570 Huron River Parkway Milford, MI 48380
Harvest themed activities for the whole family. Tour the farm, take a horse drawn hayride to the pumpkin patch and shop the craft vendors. Free event (hayrides and pumpkins not included). NOTE: A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark and is only $35 annually for regular admission, $24 annually for seniors or $10 daily. Visit their website to get the details.

Japan Festival

Sunday October 6th 1-4pm
Novi High School 24062 Taft Rd, Novi, MI 48375
Presentations, performances, cultural workshops, games and food.
Free admission. For more details click here.

2019 PolkatoberFest at Eastern Market

Sunday October 6th 11am-6pm
2934 Russell St, Detroit, MI 48207 in Shed 3
Enjoy Polish cuisine, Polish beer, Polka music, marketplace and kids activities. Tickets must be purchased in advance, for ticket details and entertainment rundown, click here.

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