- The list below includes 245 free or cheap things to do in or near Westland, Michigan, including 74 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Movie Theaters, Skate Parks and Skating Rinks.
- From Hines Park to Tattan Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Westland and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Canton and Detroit.
The newly renovated Merri-Bowl Lanes offers traditional bowling and more with a focus on family-friendly entertainment. Other activities include moonlight and glow bowling, league play, youth programs, catered parties and bumper lanes for children.
More than 70 retailers including specialty shops and restaurants can be found in Laurel Park Place, which is one of the most extensive shopping centers in the area. Popular department stores like Von Maur and Parisian are also available in the complex.
Providing digital projection on all of its screens, the Phoenix Theaters features first-run Hollywood movies on nine screens with stadium seating and full recliner chairs. Advanced showings of popular upcoming films are featured on Tuesday nights.
As an indoor ice arena, Artic Edge of Canton provides visitors with a space for hockey, figure skating, and freestyle skating. During the weekend, the rink hosts a learn to skate program for adults and children.
Griffin Park features an athletic field, baseball diamond, basketball court, creek, playground, walking path, tennis courts, pond, and woodlands. There is something for people of all ages to enjoy throughout its well-maintained grounds.
The Dearborn Historical Museum is a historical museum built within two buildings which used to be part of the old Dearbornville Arsenal. Attractions include various historical memorabilia, an Antique Appraisal Clinique, adult ghost walks, and a museum store.