- TripBuzz found 138 things to do with kids in or near Brighton, Ontario, including 138 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ann Arbor, Canton, Westland and Waterford.
- From Brighton State Recreation Area to Grand Oaks Ice Arena, the Brighton area offers 79 different types of family activities, including: Golf, History Museums, Other Museums & Galleries and Camping Site.
- On the shores of Lake Ontario, Brighton is a popular travel destination. With several parks and beaches, the community provides for outdoor activities like wind surfing, hiking, camping, fishing and bird watching. Known for its many apple farms, the community also hosts an annual Apple Festival with a parade, street fair, car show and musical concerts.
Featuring a combination of hills and lakes, the Brighton State Recreation Area offers many amenities and activities for visitors. Visitors can play disc golf, fish, ride horses, hike, hunt, or venture out on the lakes with a rented boat.
Offering community-oriented bowling programs has characterized Striking Lanes operations for 20 years. Activities include: open, league and moonlight bowling; automatic bumpers for children; 40 inch LED screens; arcade games; and a lounge for refreshments.
Organizing paddleboard retreats, Paddle the Mitten SUP Michigan combines the sport of stand up paddleboarding with yoga in its group workshops. Instructors take visitors to Triangle Lake for these lessons.
Featuring 28 lanes, Pinz Bowling Center hosts both open and league bowling as well as private parties and events. The center offers automatic bumpers and a full-service restaurant and bar with food and adult beverages.
The Huron Valley Rail Trail spans 12 miles, and connects with over 25 miles of trails throughout various other parks and recreational locations throughout the area. The trail itself is composed of a 12 foot wide asphalt path.
A small, locally-owned independent theater, the Lyon theater maintains an intimate, family-oriented atmosphere. The theater shows two movies at a time, one aimed at children and the other at more mature audeiences, and offers low-priced tickets and concessions.