- 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.
The Canton Historical Society collects and preserves artifacts related to Canton's history, and visitors of the Canton Historical Museum can view them and learn about the area's past. The museum, which is open on weekends, features various exhibits.
The 18 hole course at Cattails Golf Club has four separate tee distances that let golfers play the course at their own pace. Additional on site practice facilities include a putting green, 30 station driving range, and chipping range.
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.
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.