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Fireworks Near Me in Wayne County, Michigan: 2024

Looking for fireworks near you in Wayne County, Michigan? Check out our guide to the best fireworks displays in 2024, including events in Detroit, Dearborn, New Boston, Brownstown, Woodhaven, and Westland. Enjoy dazzling shows at Comerica Park, Greenfield Village, Willow Metropark, and more. Don’t miss these spectacular events and nearby attractions!
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Ice Skating in Macomb and Wayne Counties

If you are looking to answer the question “Where can I find an ice arena near me?” then check our list below of places you can go ice skating in Macomb and Wayne Counties. Also, you can check out our Biggest Guide To Amazing Outdoor Skating Rinks in Metro Detroit. Add/update or upgrade your listing. Find Ice Skating in Macomb CountyIce Skating in Oakland CountyFind Ice Skating in Washtenaw CountyIce Skating in Wayne County Featured Ice Skating Locations in Macomb County Suburban Ice MacombSuburban ice has a public…

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fireworks near me in Wayne County

Fireworks Near Me in Wayne County: Epic 2023 Guide

We love to celebrate Independence Day with fun fireworks. If you are looking to answer the question “Where can I find fireworks near me?”, we have the answer. Check out our list of celebrations taking place in Wayne County this summer. Detroit Fireworks Near Me Detroit Tigers Fireworks Nights Date: July 4, July 7, July 21, August 4, August 25, September 8, September 29Start Time: Immediately the Tigers gameLocation: Comerica ParkDescription: Website: http://mlb.mlb.com/ticketing/singlegame.jsp?c_id=det Dearborn Greenfield Village Salute to America Fireworks Date: June 30, July 1, 2,…

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Wayne County Story Times

We love attending weekly storytimes all around Metro Detroit.  It is a great way for children to learn and socialize with their peers. Find out where and when Wayne County Weekly Story Times are held. Most programs are drop-in, but please contact the library before you do just to make sure they are hosting a story time and register if need be. Please also check out our: Macomb County Weekly Story Times   Monday | Tuesday |Wednesday |Thursday |Friday |Saturday|Other  Wayne County Story Times – Monday Belleville Area District Library 167…

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Wayne County Libraries

Libraries are one of our favorite places to spend the day.  We have so many Wayne County libraries in Michigan to choose from.  Read a book, check out the children’s section, or do some research.  Libraries make the perfect play space when the weather isn’t perfect! Allen Park Allen Park Public Library Address: 8100 Allen Road Allen Park, Michigan 48101 Phone: (313) 381-2425 Belleville Fred C. Fischer Public Library Address: 167 Fourth Street Belleville, Michigan 48188 Phone: (734) 699-3291 Canton Canton Public Library Address: 1200 South Canton Center Road Canton, Michigan 48134…

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Allen Park

Looking for amazing Holiday lights? The CP Holiday Train returns to Metro Detroit!

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train program has two trains, and one of them is passing through Metro Detroit on December 1st, after being absent for three years. The U.S. train departs Montreal, Canada on November 22nd and will travel through Ontario before returning to southeast Michigan. Metro Detroit families can catch the train passing through several metro-Detroit cities. On the evening of December 1st, there is a program show stop in Windsor, Ontario at 6:00pm. The show is scheduled to finish around…

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Millward Park in Allen Park

Tucked inside an Allen Park neighborhood is a newly remodeled park that makes a great pitstop for children of any age.  Millward Park is located at 10401 Park Ave Allen Park, MI.  The best route to enter the park is two blocks north on Crescent Street, which runs right into the park’s gravel parking lots which is much more convenient than parking on the side street and tracking through an often muddy field, at least with a toddler!      The park has been recently updated with a new playscape…

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Allen Park Tot Lot

The Allen Park Tot Lot is a perfect impromptu destination to stop and play on your way to enjoy some family fun in beautiful downtown Allen Park. Unofficially called the “Barney Park” to native Allen Parker’s, this lot has enough grass to run and play accompanied by a soft turf surrounding climbers and slides for toddlers through school age children. The Tot Lot is tucked into a suburban neighborhood on Park Avenue in downtown Allen Park, between Thomas and Markese streets, just south of Allen road. The best thing about this…

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Belleville

Discover the Fun: Turtle Cove Water Park in Lower Huron Metropark

If you are looking for a super fun place to cool off this summer, then you won’t want to miss Turtle Cove Water Park in the Lower Huron Metropark. This Belleville park features 1,256 acres of mature woodlands, grassy meadows as well as easy access to the Huron River. Guests can enjoy paved trails, canoeing on the river, plenty of sports. However, in the summer, the main attraction is the 1,400+ square foot aquatic center.
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Brownstown

Thorn Park in Brownstown Safety Town & Splash Pad Adventures

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 center, you’ll stroll along wide paved pathways that lead you to the many outdoor attractions at Thorn Park. First, you will find Safety Town. This child-size village has a bike path with many stops sponsored…

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Canton

High Velocity Sports in Canton Township

High Velocity Sports in Canton is an indoor sports complex offering soccer, flag football, dodge ball, basketball, volleyball and more. Additionally, they offer summer camps, school break camps, birthday parties, field trips and more
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Flodin Park in Canton and Splash Pad

 Canton’s Flodin Park is a 28.5-acre park located at 43399 Saltz Rd in Canton, Michigan.  The splash park is open daily Memorial Day through Labor Day from 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Flodin Park is host to a Baseball / Softball Diamond, Basketball Court, Creek, Nature Trails, Pedestrian Path, Playground, Pond, Splash Playground, Tennis Courts, Wetland Areas and Woodland Areas.   Parking is really close to the splash pad area and playground which was really nice.  However, there were no restrooms, just two port-a-john, which were very full and not maintained.  The splash pad is cute with water features designed…

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Dearborn

Whitmore-Bolles splash pad

Splash into Fun at Whitmore-Bolles Splash Pad in Dearborn

Cool off at the Whitmore-Bolles Splash Pad in Dearborn, open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. With spray features for kids of all ages, picnic areas, and free admission, it’s a perfect spot for summer fun. Children under 10 must be supervised by someone age 16 or older. Visit 21854 Notre Dame St, Dearborn, MI 48124.
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Top 10 Reasons to Visit Day Out with Thomas The Tank Engine

All Aboard, Day Out With Thomas is pulling into the Greenfield Village Station for three weekends of full-steam delight.  Go on a train ride with Thomas, Meet Sir Topham Hatt, listen to live music, enjoy a magic show, sit down to a story,  or shop for your favorite Thomas or Railroad merchandise.  There is something for every Thomas the Tank Engine fan.
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Dearborn Heights

Dreamy Children’s Center

Finding the perfect day care center for your child can be a daunting task. Parents often seek a nurturing environment that promotes both learning and fun, where their children can thrive and grow. If you’re in the search for such a place, look no further than Dreamy Children’s Center. With three locations to choose from, there is bound to be a center not too far from you providing high-quality care and early childhood education. A Nurturing Haven Dreamy Children’s Centers, located in Dearborn, Troy, and Westland, are more than just a daycare;…

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HYPE Athletics in Dearborn Heights

HYPE Recreation Center provides the community with athletic and recreational services along with community social services designed to Help Youth Progress and Excell. They provide a space for youth to participate in sports such as basketball, baseball, football, soccer and more. They also offer in-school and after school social service programs such as tutoring, mentoring, counseling, and beyond.
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Detroit

Explore the Rhythm of Remix Detroit: A Free Musical Experience for All Ages

Remix Detroit: Drop a Beat at Bedrock’s New Interactive Music Spot

Drop a beat at Remix Detroit, Bedrock’s newest interactive music spot in Downtown Detroit. This family-friendly, immersive music lab lets you create your own melodies and light shows with illuminated spheres and turntables. Open Thursday through Sunday, Remix Detroit offers rotating music themes, starting with Motown and Techno/Electronic. Don’t miss this unique, free experience, perfect for all ages. Check back for updates on upcoming genres like Afrobeats and Jazz.
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Shrek The Musical Coming to the Fisher Theatre August 2-4, 2024

“Shrek The Musical” is coming to the Fisher Theatre from August 2-4, 2024. This family-friendly show brings the beloved DreamWorks film to life with vibrant characters, catchy songs, and a heartwarming story. Perfect for audiences of all ages, don’t miss this enchanting theatrical experience!
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New Ziebart exhibit at the Detroit Historical Museum

Ziebart Celebrates 65-Year Legacy and Unveils New Initiatives at Detroit Historical Museum

Ziebart International Corporation commemorated its 65th anniversary with a tribute to its roots, future, and community commitment. Alongside a partnership with Born In Detroit Apparel benefiting Mission 22, Ziebart unveiled a new exhibit at the Detroit Historical Museum, honoring its 65-year history. Kurt Ziebart’s daughter inaugurated the exhibit, celebrating her father’s legacy and the brand’s Detroit roots. The event introduced Ziebart’s new advertising campaign, featuring a knight mascot and the tagline “Your Vehicle’s Best Defense,” emphasizing their dedication to vehicle protection. For more details on Ziebart’s milestone celebration and initiatives, visit their website. Visiting the Detroit Historical Museum offers a captivating…
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Discover Chartreuse Kitchen in Detroit- Fun, Epic, Date Night {Photos}

If you are looking for an amazing date night idea, then check out Chartreuse Kitchen and Cocktails in Detroit. This rustic farm to table restaurant has flair. The midtown Detroit restaurant is located right across the street from the Detroit Institute of Arts and Detroit Historical Museum making this a perfect date night idea. We loved the bright inviting atmosphere, the sunny and knowledgeable staff, and the flavorful food.
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Grosse Pointe Shores

Grosse Pointe Woods

Harper Woods

Fostering Mindfulness in the Classroom

Beacon Elementary in Harper Woods, Michigan is refocusing students’ negative energy through a ‘focus room’ dedicated to helping students prone to outbursts. Staffed around the clock by two adults -“Mr. B” (Behavior Interventionist) and  “Miss C” (Focus Room Director) with specialized training, the focus room gives students a place to step away from the classroom to not disrupt other students, take a break with games and toys, and practice mindfulness. Often times the focus room is a suggestion from teachers to students who they feel need a break or may need…

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Lincoln Park

Livonia

Livonia Bounce it Up

Bounce it Up Photos and New Insider Guide

Bounce it Up in Livonia is a 20,000 square-foot indoor play space with free arcades, a toddler section as well as seven giant inflatables. Bounce it Up Livonia Bounce Houses This indoor play space features seven giant inflatable bounce houses with slides, bounders, trampolines, basketball hoops, obstacle courses and more. It is important to note that adults are not permitted on the bouncers. Toddler Area The facility provides a space just for younger guests. Guests ages three and under can enjoy a slide, tunnels, rocking toys as…

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Melvindale

Looking for amazing Holiday lights? The CP Holiday Train returns to Metro Detroit!

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train program has two trains, and one of them is passing through Metro Detroit on December 1st, after being absent for three years. The U.S. train departs Montreal, Canada on November 22nd and will travel through Ontario before returning to southeast Michigan. Metro Detroit families can catch the train passing through several metro-Detroit cities. On the evening of December 1st, there is a program show stop in Windsor, Ontario at 6:00pm. The show is scheduled to finish around…

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Play Atlantis in Melvindale

Play Atlantis in Melvindale is an indoor play space where children and adults can play a wide variety of video games. They also offer bouncers, a jungle gym, rock climbing wall, laser tag, go-karts, bumper cars, outdoor golf as well as a 7D simulator.
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Northville

Free Holiday Event: Northville Symphony of Lights

If you are looking for free family holiday fun, then you won’t want to miss this event. Visitor’s guide for Northville Symphony of Lights. Over 125,000 dazzling lights that dance to the music. The Northville Symphony of Lights (formerly Livonia Lights) will start this year on December 1st. The free, family event features 125,000 lights that dance to the beat of the music.  This year, the event will be held at Northville Christian School, about 1 mile west of 6 Mile / 275 (near Livonia) in the back…

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Plymouth

Winter Festivals

The Biggest Guide Winter Festivals in Metro Detroit 2022-2023

While many may view the winter season as a time to cozy up indoors with some hot chocolate and fuzzy slippers, Metro Detroit is giving you plenty of reasons to get outdoors and have some wintery fun. Don’t let the cold weather turn you into a hermit this winter. Check out these fun-filled Winter Festivals in Metro Detroit. Biggest Guide to Winter Festivals Detroit January 2023 Winter Festivals Winterfest 2023 (Grosse Pointe Farms) Address: Pier Park, Grosse Pointe FarmsTime: Saturday, January 14, 2023Cost: FREEDescription: Grosse Pointe…

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Redford

Fun ZoneZ in Redford

Fun ZoneZ in Redford is a 19,000 square foot dinosaur themed family entertainment center. The center caters to children ages 1 and up. In addition to every day open play, the facility offer birthday party packages, group events and fundraisers. Finally, their menu offers fun appetizers, burgers, salads and more. Plus, everything on the menu is 100% halal.
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Handy Park Splash Park in Redford

Handy Park (aka Capitol Park) is located at 26590 Capitol Ave in Redford, Mi.  The 18-acre site offers a Children’s Play Area, Picnic Area as well as a Pavilion. The park also offers Concession Building, Public Rest Rooms, Tennis Courts, Softball Field, Little League Field, Soccer Field, Sand Volleyball Courts, Skate Park, Summer Splash Pad and Walking/Bike Track.   Handy Park Splash Pad Hours and Admission The Splashpad at Handy Park is open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Noon-7pm and on days when the NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE predicts temperatures…

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Southgate

Taylor

Looking for amazing Holiday lights? The CP Holiday Train returns to Metro Detroit!

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train program has two trains, and one of them is passing through Metro Detroit on December 1st, after being absent for three years. The U.S. train departs Montreal, Canada on November 22nd and will travel through Ontario before returning to southeast Michigan. Metro Detroit families can catch the train passing through several metro-Detroit cities. On the evening of December 1st, there is a program show stop in Windsor, Ontario at 6:00pm. The show is scheduled to finish around…

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Airborne Taylor – Metro Detroit Indoor Trampoline Park

My family received free admission to Sky Zone in Taylor (now Airborne) in exchange for this promotional post.  All opinions are my own.  Your experience may vary.     Originally Published on: Oct 6, 2014 @ 11:22, Updated April, 2019.  After you arrive you will need to fill out a waiver if you don’t already have on on file.  You can save time by filling out your waiver online before you arrive.  Just click “ONLINE WAIVER” on their website.  If not, simply fill out your waiver at the…

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Taylor Heritage Park

The city of Taylor is home to a variety of family friendly venues including the beautiful Heritage Park.  This multipurpose space surrounds the Taylor Public Library on Pardee road, just north of Northline road in the heart of Taylor. The park has space enough for a few areas including an oval walking path with historic buildings and posts describing some of the history of the city.  The walkway surrounds a man-made pond stocked with fish and home to many geese and ducks.  The bridge is a backdrop for many downriver family photos,…

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Wayne

Hype Athletics Western Wayne

HYPE Recreation Center provides the community with athletic and recreational services along with community social services designed to Help Youth Progress and Excell.
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Westland

Westland's H2O Zone Splash Pad in Tattan Park

Cool Off at Westland’s H2O Zone Splash Pad in Tattan Park

Looking to cool off this summer? Head to Westland’s Tattan Park and make a splash at the H2O Zone Splash Pad! With its array of water attractions, including an 18 ft. helicopter and a giant water bucket, it’s the ultimate destination for aquatic fun. Bring the whole family and enjoy hours of refreshing entertainment under the sun. Plus, don’t forget to check out the full-service concession stand for tasty treats to keep you energized throughout the day. Dive in and experience the excitement at the H2O Zone Splash Pad – where summer memories are made!
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Dreamy Children’s Center

Finding the perfect day care center for your child can be a daunting task. Parents often seek a nurturing environment that promotes both learning and fun, where their children can thrive and grow. If you’re in the search for such a place, look no further than Dreamy Children’s Center. With three locations to choose from, there is bound to be a center not too far from you providing high-quality care and early childhood education. A Nurturing Haven Dreamy Children’s Centers, located in Dearborn, Troy, and Westland, are more than just a daycare;…

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Woodhaven

Rev'd Up Fun in Woodhaven is a 30,000 square foot indoor playground that features laser tag, climbing structure, bumper cars, interactive 3D theatre thrill ride, zip-line & agility ropes course, arcade games, and a cafe.

Rev’d Up Fun – Woodhaven

Rev’d Up Fun in Woodhaven is a 30,000 square foot indoor playground that features laser tag, climbing structure, bumper cars, interactive 3D theatre thrill ride, zip-line & agility ropes course, arcade games, and a cafe.   We received complimentary base packages in order to facilitate this review.  All opinions are my own.  Your experience may differ. Rev’d Up Fun is an indoor amusement park that has a car theme, with the tagline “Play, Eat, Be Happy”.  They offer a la carte pricing on their activities or you can opt to purchase one…

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Amber Louchart
Author: Amber Louchart

Amber is the proud mother to four beautiful children, Damian (27), Rosaleigh (14), Carlyn (11), and Naomi (8). Her family also includes four cats. She loves being a stay-at-home mom and feels blessed to be able to care for her children full-time and provide them with so many opportunities through Metro Detroit Mommy. In addition to Metro Detroit Mommy, Amber has a passion for hosting karaoke with Malibu Entertainment.  She enjoys the metro Detroit nightlife especially, singing, dancing and meeting new people.