- TripBuzz found 129 things to do with kids in or near Ann Arbor, Michigan, including 101 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Westland, Canton, Novi and South Lyon.
- From Argo Canoe Livery to Argo Park & Canoe Livery, the Ann Arbor area offers 79 different types of family activities, including: Canoeing, Botanical Gardens, National & State Parks and Bowling.
- Just an hour west of Detroit, Ann Arbor is known as a political city, famous for its part in the Civil Rights and anti-Vietnam war movements. It is also known for its contribution to research at the University of Michigan. The city hosts several annual events, including the African American Downtown Festival and the Ann Arbor Art Fair.
Toledo Zoo is known for being the first zoo to feature a hippoquarium which offers underwater views of the hippos as well as the Kihansi Spray Toad. The museum also maintains a variety of other exhibits on wildlife species from around the world.
A neighborhood park offering views of the Maumee River, Walbridge Park features paved trails for biking and hiking as well as a playground area. The park also has a gazebo, two pavilions, and provides picnic areas as well.
An entertainment center, Sky Zone Shelby Township offers trampoline-related activities including aerobics, dodgeball, open jumping and slam dunk basketball. The center also provides party hosting, foam pits, day camps and a snack bar with food and drinks.
With 76 modern lanes, Grand Blanc Lanes is Genesee County's largest bowling center. With two snack bars, synthetic lanes, wood lanes, and a lounge, it is easier than ever to host parties, leagues, and get-togethers of all varieties.
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130 County Road 50 East, Harrow, Essex, Ontario MoreLess Info
Over 40 varieties are featured at Serenity Lavender Farm. Teaming up with other local businesses, the farm has co-created a variety of products they now sell in their store, such as aromatherapy items, soaps, and baking ingredients. Throughout the year, the farm hosts special festivals.
At the Stranahan Theater and Great Hall, guests will have the opportunity to watch a wide variety of theater performances and musicals, including Menopause the Musical and the Book of Mormon. This 10,000-foot location features a dance floor and a catering kitchen.
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Michigan State University, Red Cedar Road, East Lansing, MI 48825 MoreLess Info
A free outdoor theater that hosts a variety of dramatic productions, the MSU Summer Circle Theatre invites visitors to bring their own chairs or blankets and picnic while enjoying the show.
A great location for families with younger children, the Splash Bay Indoor Water Park offers a selection of indoor water activities. The park features an obstacle course, small water slides, a pool and basketball.