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Arbor Annie's Weekend Highlights June 21-23 - Sponsored by Nichols Arboretum Big Play Day June 23 - Kids dressed for summer running towards camera

Arbor Annie’s Events for Kids This Weekend Near Ann Arbor

Find the best events for families this weekend in Ann Arbor with Arbor Annie’s Weekend Highlights for June 21-23. This article is updated each week with all the best things to this weekend near Ann Arbor. Are you looking for the best events during the week? Find them here.

There are Juneteenth celebrations this weekend. Or get out and celebrate Mud Day with Apple Playschools and the Big Play Day at Nichols Arboretum. Plus the Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival, Dexter Bicentennial, and Top of the Park.

Nichols Arboretum Big Play Day June 23 - Graphic of the top half of a sun on top of a yellow bar followed by a white bar and a black bar at the bottom. A graphic of a bird sits on the P in Play.

Get ready for a day of BIG play at Nichols Arboretum!

Embrace the wonders of nature and immerse yourself in open-ended activities that cater to all ages and interests. This event is free and open to the public, so gather your friends and family for an unforgettable day of exploration, play, and community bonding!

Find The Best Things to Do Near You This Weekend

Friday is Make Music Day! There will be several performances around Ann Arbor.

Make Music Day Ann Arbor - A keyboard setup on the street with a musicians hand positioned to play. Audience is blurred in the background.

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Top of the Park continues this weekend. With cooler temperatures The Indoor Ann Arbor Summer Festival event is, REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre.

The A2 Jaycees Carnival runs through Sunday. Check out all the details from our walkthrough on Thursday.. It runs through Sunday when the weather is forecast to be a bit cooler.

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Saturday, Apple Playschools is hosting Mud Day Mayhem – sign up to join them in getting muddy. Sunday, Nichols Arboretum has the Big Play Day for all ages. Stop by to get the

Sunday night is Youth Day at Shakespeare in the Arb. A great opportunity if you’ve been thinking about bringing your kids.


Events from our Sponsors

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It’s a great weekend to check out the local pools and waterparks. They are sure to be crowded with the hot temperatures continuing.

Now Playing

Family-friendly movie choices this weekend include

  • Inside Out 2 – PG
  • The Garfield Movie – PG
  • If – PG
  • Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes – PG-13
  • Fall Guy – PG-13

Or checkout Across the Spider-Verse as the first movie in the Emagine Summer Kids Series.

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Upcoming Movies

Check out the list of movies coming soon for kids, teens, and families.

  • July 3 – Despicable Me 4
  • August 2 – Harold & the Purple Crayon
  • September 6 – Beetlejuice Beetlejuice
  • September 20 – Transformers One
  • September 27 – The Wild Robot
  • November 27 – Wicked
  • November 27 – Moana 2
  • December 13 – The Lord of the Rings: The War of Rohirrim
  • December 20 – Sonic the Hedgehog 3
  • December 20 – Mufasa: The Lion King

Find Best Family Events This Weekend Near Ann Arbor

Check out all these events near you this weekend!

Friday Highlights

πŸ’™ 9:00am-11:00pm Dexter Bicentennial Celebration at Monument Park
πŸ’™ 10:30am-12:00pm Make Music Day: Musical Petting Zoo at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:00pm Adventure Stories with Storyteller Adam Mellema at Dexter District Library
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:00pm Outdoor Sensory Stations: Nature Play for Little Ones at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-10:00pm Dexter Bicentennial Carnival at Monument Park
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-4:00pm Make Music Day: DIY Instrument Making at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-5:30pm Make Music Day: Westgate Performances at Westgate Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:30pm HEXBUG Adventures at Traverwood Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Nature STEAM -Make Music Day at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-5:00pm Summer of HeART with Youth Arts Alliance at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-12:00pm Family Campout at Kensington Metropark
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-4:00pm Make Music Day: Balfour Ann Arbor at Balfour Ann Arbor
πŸ’™ 4:00pm-9:00pm Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival at Pioneer High School
πŸ’™ 4:00pm-5:30pm Make Music Day - DJ Workshop at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm David Zinn at Top of the Park at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-5:30pm Make Music Day: Neutral Zone at Neutral Zone
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone - Instrument Petting Zoo at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:30pm-8:00pm Live from Tolan Square at Tolan Square
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-9:00pm Make Music Day: Blom Meadworks at BlΓΈm Meadworks
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-9:00pm Ypsilanti Juneteenth Celebration at S. Huron Parking Lot
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:00pm Dexter Summer Music Series at Monument Park
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:30pm Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 7:00pm-8:30pm Make Music Day: Young Concert Artists at Earl V Moore Building

Saturday Highlights

πŸ’™ 3:00pm-12:00pm Family Campout at Kensington Metropark
πŸ’™ 8:00am-11:00pm Dexter Bicentennial Celebration at Monument Park
πŸ’™ 10:00am-12:00pm Apple Playschools’ Mud Day Mayhem! at Leslie Science & Nature Center
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 11:00am-11:30am Japan Week - Japanese Storytime with Momo Kajiwara at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:00pm Music at the Blissful - Family Concert at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 11:00am-8:00pm Ypsilanti Juneteenth Celebration at S. Huron Parking Lot
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-9:00pm Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival at Pioneer High School
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-10:00pm Dexter Bicentennial Carnival at Monument Park
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-4:00pm Collage with Cricut at SCRAP Creative Reuse
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Japan Week - Iaido Workshop at University of Michigan North Quad Space 2435
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Painted Rock Cactus at Westgate Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-6:00pm Wings & Wheels at Michigan Flight Museum
πŸ’™ 4:00pm-6:00pm Japan Week: Mini Shoebox Obliteration Rooms at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 4:00pm REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone: Black Men Read Storytime with Booksweet at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-7:00pm Create Your Own Puzzle at Pittsfield Branch Library
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-7:30pm Japan Week: Kusama Infinity: The Life and Art of Yayoi Kusama at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:30pm Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 7:00pm REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

Sunday Highlights

πŸ’™ 3:00pm-12:00pm Family Campout at Kensington Metropark
πŸ’™ 10:00am-2:00pm Big Play Day at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 10:00am-2:00pm Big Play Day Arb Takeover at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 10:00am-5:00pm Dexter Bicentennial Celebration at Monument Park
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-9:00pm Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival at Pioneer High School
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-3:00pm Critter House Open Hours at Leslie Science & Nature Center
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-7:00pm Ypsilanti Juneteenth Celebration at S. Huron Parking Lot
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Paper Weaving Rainbow Fish at Malletts Creek Branch Library
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-4:00pm Drag Bingo with Jadein Black at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-4:30pm KYLYN FestivalΒ Workshop | Stories We're Told, Stories We Tell at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 4:00pm REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm David Zinn at Top of the Park at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone: Discover the World of STEM at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:30pm-7:00pm Gel Plate Printing Open Lab at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Annex - VOTE2024 Bingo with UMMA at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:30pm Youth Day - Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 7:00pm REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

Looking Forward to Next Week

Top of the Park runs through the week. Temperatures will be considerably more comfortable than the previous week. David Zinn will be there on Tuesday as will Nutmeg, the AFC Ann Arbor mascot. Thursday’s movie is the family-friendly Turning Red.

Be sure to check the libraries for fun activities all week. For example, check out trace/play: interactive on Thursday and Friday at the Downtown Branch of AADL. And head to Summer Game Mixer on Thursday to collect lots of summer game codes.

LaFontaine Chevy in Dexter is having a Dog Days of Summer event on Wednesday. Bring your dog for photos, bring pet donations, and have hot dogs and ice cream.

Thursday bring the little ones to a Touch a Truck at Revel Run in Chelsea,

There are plenty of concerts this week with Sonic Lunch, Ann Arbor Civic Band, Live from Tolan Square, and Sounds & Sights.

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Monday Highlights

πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:30pm Build a Bird at Traverwood Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Garden-To-Table at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:30pm Introduction to Parkour at Dexter District Library
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Paper Lantern Jellyfish at Westgate Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Slime Time at Pittsfield Branch Library
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Slime Time at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 4:30pm-6:00pm Noise Permit Workshop at Parkridge Community Center

Tuesday Highlights

πŸ’™ 10:00am-11:30am Nature Play PopUp at Matthaei Botanical Gardens
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:00pm Fairy Art: Enchanted Landscapes at Westgate Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-1:00pm Ann Arbor Bicentennial Display: Collaborative Paper Quilt at Pittsfield Branch Library
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Movement and More at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Superior STEM at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm David Zinn at Top of the Park at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-7:00pm Riso Lab at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone - Meet AFC Ann Arbor & Nutmeg at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 9:30pm-11:15pm Little Shop of Horrors - Top of the Park Movie at Top of the Park

Wednesday Highlights

πŸ’™ 10:00am-11:30am AADL @ the Ann Arbor Farmers Market at Ann Arbor Farmers Market
πŸ’™ 10:00am Shrek - Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark Movie Theater
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-2:00pm Dinosaur Art: Jurassic Landscapes at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-2:00pm Pikachu Puppets at Pittsfield Branch Library
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Makerspace at Dexter District Library
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-5:00pm Summer of HeART with Youth Arts Alliance at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-4:00pm Tween Scene at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 4:30pm-6:00pm Noise Permit Workshop at Parkridge Community Center
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-7:00pm Top of the Park Annex - The Teens are Alright: Live Music from A2's Neutral Zone at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone - My Future Fund - WISD at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:30pm-7:30pm Batik Bandanas at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 5:30pm-7:30pm Dog Days of Summer at LaFontaine Chevrolet
πŸ’™ 5:30pm-7:00pm Nature Play PopUp at Matthaei Botanical Gardens

Thursday Highlights

πŸ’™ 10:00am-5:00pm trace/play: interactive at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 10:30am-12:30pm Kids & Money at University Bank
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 11:30am-12:30pm Sonic Lunch - Madison Cunningham with Kate Pillsbury at Liberty Plaza
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-11:00pm Michigan Challenge Balloonfest - Rides Only at Howell High School
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Paper Airplanes at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm STEMΒ Play! at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-5:00pm Summer of HeART with Youth Arts Alliance at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior
πŸ’™ 4:30pm-5:30pm Read to Hugo the Library Dog at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior
πŸ’™ 4:30pm-6:30pm Touch a Truck at Revel Run
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-7:00pm Garden questions? Ask The Master Gardener! at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone: Zero-Waste Zone- UM Campus of Sustainability at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:30pm-7:00pm Summer Game Mixer at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 5:30pm Top of the Park Annex: Printmaking with AADL at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-8:00pm Ypsilanti Zine Club at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-7:30pm KYLYN FestivalΒ Panel Discussion: The Fold of the Righteous at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:30pm Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-8:30pm Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights at Downtown Chelsea
πŸ’™ 9:30pm-11:15pm Turning Red - Top of the Park Movie at Top of the Park

Looking Forward to Next Weekend

Next weekend is the end of Top of the Park. Make sure to get your last few visits in before it ends. It wraps up with Barbie as the closing night movie.

The Michigan Challenge Balloon Festival in Howell is a definite Michigan bucket list item. Watch the balloons take off and land, stay for the fireworks or balloon glow. And enjoy the rides.

Fireworks are also offered at Robin Hills Farm in Chelsea and at Beck Ball Fields in Belleville. It is also the June German Park picnic.

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Friday, June 28

πŸ’™ 10:00am-5:00pm trace/play: interactive at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:00pm Ming the Magician at Dexter District Library
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:00pm Outdoor Sensory Stations: Nature Play for Little Ones at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-11:00pm Michigan Challenge Balloon Festival at Howell High School
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-3:00pm Nature STEAM at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-5:00pm Summer of HeART with Youth Arts Alliance at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-4:00pm DIY Yarn Wrapped Rainbows at Malletts Creek Branch Library
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-4:00pm Make Your Own Tutu! at Traverwood Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm David Zinn at Top of the Park at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone - Computer Science for Early Elementary Kids - Books, Songs & Activities with Julie Darling at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:30pm-8:00pm Live from Tolan Square at Tolan Square
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-7:00pm Electronics Lab: Physical Computing at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-8:00pm Magic: The Gathering at Dexter District Library
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-9:00pm Summer Party - Teen After Hours at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-7:30pm trace/play: plays with change at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:00pm Dexter Summer Music Series at Monument Park
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:30pm Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-7:30pm Trivia Time! with Katie & Abbie: Disney at Westgate Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 7:00pm Top of the Park Annex - Spoken Word Night with Maddy Wildman at Top of the Park

Saturday, June 29

πŸ’™ 6:30am-11:00pm Michigan Challenge Balloon Festival at Howell High School
πŸ’™ 9:00am-8:00pm Renovation Celebration - Schuler Books at Schuler Books (Nicola’s Books)
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 11:00am-12:00pm Concert | Two of a Kind at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-3:00pm Ann Arbor Bicentennial Display: What Do You Love about Ann Arbor? at Malletts Creek Branch Library
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-5:00pm Fairy Doors (June Edition) at SCRAP Creative Reuse
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-2:30pm Family Puzzle Race at Dexter District Library
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-2:00pm Storytime at the Pool at Rutherford Pool
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-2:30pm Zine Making with Anishinaabe Artist Jamie John at Traverwood Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 2:00pm-5:00pm Copper Wire Jewelry with Beth Battey at Pittsfield Branch Library
πŸ’™ 2:00pm Mean Girls Jr at Michigan Theater
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-4:00pm Chinese Storytime at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 3:00pm-11:00pm Fireworks on the Farm at Robin Hills Farm
πŸ’™ 4:00pm-11:00pm June German Park Picnic at German Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone - Mud Painting - Apple Playschools at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 6:00pm-7:30pm Drag King Revue at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:30pm Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 7:00pm Mean Girls Jr at Michigan Theater
πŸ’™ 8:00pm Outdoor Movie Night: Inside Out at Westside United Methodist Church
πŸ’™ 10:00pm-10:45pm Belleville Fireworks at Beck Ball Fields

Sunday, June 30

πŸ’™ 2:00am-1:00pm Comics Jam! at Malletts Creek Branch Library
πŸ’™ 6:00am-9:00pm Michigan Challenge Balloonfest at Howell High School
πŸ’™ 10:30am Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series at Emagine Saline
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-3:00pm Critter House Open Hours at Leslie Science & Nature Center
πŸ’™ 12:00pm-3:00pm Cupcake Decorating Challenge! at Downtown Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 1:00pm-2:00pm Paper Succulents at Traverwood Branch of AADL
πŸ’™ 3:00pm AFC Ann Arbor (Women's) Final Home Game vs Detroit City FC at Pioneer High School
πŸ’™ 5:00pm Top of the Park Annex - Great Maker Race at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-8:00pm Top of the Park Kids Zone - Cool Collages - Riverside Arts Center at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 5:00pm-10:00pm Top of the Park Music at Top of the Park
πŸ’™ 6:30pm-9:30pm Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It at Nichols Arboretum
πŸ’™ 10:00pm-11:55pm Barbie - Top of the Park Movie at Top of the Park

All Weekend Family Events Near Me

All of the family-friendly events near Ann Arbor this weekend are included below:

Friday, June 21

Date/TimeEvent
πŸ’™πŸ†“πŸŽŸ
06/21/2024
9:00am-11:00pm
Dexter Bicentennial Celebration
at Monument Park, Dexter Michigan
06/21/2024
9:00am-12:00pm
Tot Splash
at Buhr Park Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/21/2024
10:00am-1:00pm
Tot Splash
at Veterans Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ†“
06/21/2024
10:30am-11:30am
Baby Playgroup
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
10:30am-12:00pm
Make Music Day: Musical Petting Zoo
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/21/2024
10:30am
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series
at Emagine Saline, Saline Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
11:00am-12:00pm
Adventure Stories with Storyteller Adam Mellema
at Dexter District Library, Dexter Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
11:00am-12:00pm
Outdoor Sensory Stations: Nature Play for Little Ones
at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/21/2024
12:00pm-10:00pm
Dexter Bicentennial Carnival
at Monument Park, Dexter Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
12:00pm-4:00pm
Make Music Day: DIY Instrument Making
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
12:00pm-5:30pm
Make Music Day: Westgate Performances
at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ†“
06/21/2024
12:00pm
Play the Kerrytown Chime
at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ†“
06/21/2024
12:30pm-1:30pm
Lunch Listen, & Learn
at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ†“
06/21/2024
1:00pm-2:00pm
Lunch Listen, & Learn
at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
2:00pm-3:30pm
HEXBUG Adventures
at Traverwood Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
2:00pm-3:00pm
Nature STEAM -Make Music Day
at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
2:00pm-5:00pm
Summer of HeART with Youth Arts Alliance
at Ypsilanti District Library – Superior, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ†“
06/21/2024
3:00pm-6:00pm
Dixboro Farmers Market
at Dixboro Farmers Market, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/21/2024 - 06/23/2024
3:00pm-12:00pm
Family Campout
at Kensington Metropark, Milford Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
3:00pm-4:00pm
Make Music Day: Balfour Ann Arbor
at Balfour Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/21/2024
4:00pm-9:00pm

Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival


at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor Michigan
The Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival is an Ann Arbor tradition. It is held each June in the Pioneer High School parking lot. The Carnival includes rides, games, and food.
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
4:00pm-5:30pm
Make Music Day - DJ Workshop
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
5:00pm-10:00pm
David Zinn at Top of the Park
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
5:00pm-5:30pm
Make Music Day: Neutral Zone
at Neutral Zone, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
5:00pm-8:00pm
Top of the Park Kids Zone - Instrument Petting Zoo
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
5:00pm-10:00pm
Top of the Park Music
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
5:30pm-8:00pm
Live from Tolan Square
at Tolan Square, Milan Michigan
πŸ†“
06/21/2024
5:30pm
Top of the Park Retreat
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
6:00pm-9:00pm
Make Music Day: Blom Meadworks
at BlΓΈm Meadworks, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
6:00pm-9:00pm
Ypsilanti Juneteenth Celebration
at S. Huron Parking Lot, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
6:30pm-9:00pm
Dexter Summer Music Series
at Monument Park, Dexter Michigan
πŸ’™
06/21/2024
6:30pm-9:30pm
Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It
at Nichols Arboretum, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/21/2024
7:00pm-8:30pm
Make Music Day: Young Concert Artists
at Earl V Moore Building, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ†“
06/21/2024
7:00pm
Top of the Park Annex - Stand-Up Hosted by Julianna Loera-Wiggins
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan

Saturday, June 22

Date/TimeEvent
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/21/2024 - 06/23/2024
3:00pm-12:00pm
Family Campout
at Kensington Metropark, Milford Michigan
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
7:00am-3:00pm
Ann Arbor Farmers Market
at Ann Arbor Farmers Market, Ann Arbor MI
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
8:00am-1:00pm
Chelsea Farmers Market
at Palmer Commons, Chelsea Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
8:00am-11:00pm
Dexter Bicentennial Celebration
at Monument Park, Dexter Michigan
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
8:00am-1:00pm
Dexter Farmers Market
at Dexter Farmers Market, Dexter Michigan
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
8:00am-9:30am
Lillie parkrun
at Lillie Park, Ann Arbor MI
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
8:00am-12:00pm
Saline Famers Market
at Downtown Saline, Saline Michigan
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
9:00am-2:00pm
White Lotus Farms Farmers Market
at White Lotus Farms, Ann Arbor MI
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
9:00am-1:00pm
Ypsilanti Farmers Market
at Ypsilanti Farmers Market – Depot Town, Ypsilanti Michian
πŸ’™πŸ†“πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
10:00am-12:00pm

Apple Playschools’ Mud Day Mayhem!


at Leslie Science & Nature Center, Ann Arbor MI
Get muddy and messy with Apple Playschools at our International Mud Day Celebration! Pre-register to join us June 22nd at Leslie Science & Nature Center where you and your family can dive into the wonders of mud with hands-on activities in the nature play area and along the trail. Make...Read More
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
10:30am
Play the Kerrytown Chime
at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
10:30am
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series
at Emagine Saline, Saline Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
11:00am-11:30am
Japan Week - Japanese Storytime with Momo Kajiwara
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
11:00am-12:00pm
Music at the Blissful - Family Concert
at Ypsilanti District Library – Whittaker Rd, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
11:00am-8:00pm
Ypsilanti Juneteenth Celebration
at S. Huron Parking Lot, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
12:00pm-9:00pm

Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival


at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor Michigan
The Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival is an Ann Arbor tradition. It is held each June in the Pioneer High School parking lot. The Carnival includes rides, games, and food.
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
12:00pm-10:00pm
Dexter Bicentennial Carnival
at Monument Park, Dexter Michigan
πŸ’™
06/22/2024
2:00pm-4:00pm
Collage with Cricut
at SCRAP Creative Reuse, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
2:00pm-3:00pm
Japan Week - Iaido Workshop
at University of Michigan North Quad Space 2435, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
2:00pm-3:00pm
Painted Rock Cactus
at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
2:00pm-6:00pm
Wings & Wheels
at Michigan Flight Museum, Belleville Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
4:00pm-6:00pm
Japan Week: Mini Shoebox Obliteration Rooms
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
4:00pm
REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling
at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
5:00pm-7:00pm
Southwest Sounds
at Mexicantown CDC Mercado, Detroit Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
5:00pm-8:00pm
Top of the Park Kids Zone: Black Men Read Storytime with Booksweet
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
5:00pm-10:00pm
Top of the Park Music
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ†“
06/22/2024
5:30pm
Top of the Park Retreat
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
6:00pm-7:00pm
Create Your Own Puzzle
at Pittsfield Branch Library, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/22/2024
6:00pm-7:30pm
Japan Week: Kusama Infinity: The Life and Art of Yayoi Kusama
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™
06/22/2024
6:30pm-9:30pm
Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It
at Nichols Arboretum, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/22/2024
7:00pm
REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling
at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre, Ann Arbor Michigan

Sunday, June 23

Date/TimeEvent
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/21/2024 - 06/23/2024
3:00pm-12:00pm
Family Campout
at Kensington Metropark, Milford Michigan
06/23/2024
9:00am-1:00pm
Tot Splash
at Buhr Park Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
10:00am-2:00pm

Big Play Day


at Nichols Arboretum, Ann Arbor Michigan
Get ready for a day of BIG play at Nichols Arboretum! Embrace the wonders of nature and immerse yourself in open-ended activities that cater to all ages and interests. This event is free and open to the public, so gather your friends and family for an unforgettable day of exploration,...Read More
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
10:00am-2:00pm
Big Play Day Arb Takeover
at Nichols Arboretum, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“πŸŽŸ
06/23/2024
10:00am-5:00pm
Dexter Bicentennial Celebration
at Monument Park, Dexter Michigan
πŸ†“
06/23/2024
10:00am-2:00pm
Whitmore Lake Farmers Market
at Northfield Community Park, Whitmore Lake Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/23/2024
10:30am
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse - Summer Kids Series
at Emagine Saline, Saline Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/23/2024
12:00pm-9:00pm

Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival


at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor Michigan
The Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival is an Ann Arbor tradition. It is held each June in the Pioneer High School parking lot. The Carnival includes rides, games, and food.
πŸ’™
06/23/2024
12:00pm-3:00pm
Critter House Open Hours
at Leslie Science & Nature Center, Ann Arbor MI
πŸ†“
06/23/2024
1:00pm-3:00pm
Chesstastic
at Traverwood Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
1:00pm-7:00pm
Ypsilanti Juneteenth Celebration
at S. Huron Parking Lot, Ypsilanti Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
2:00pm-3:00pm
Paper Weaving Rainbow Fish
at Malletts Creek Branch Library, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
3:00pm-4:00pm
Drag Bingo with Jadein Black
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
3:00pm-4:30pm
KYLYN FestivalΒ Workshop | Stories We're Told, Stories We Tell
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/23/2024
4:00pm
REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling
at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
5:00pm-10:00pm
David Zinn at Top of the Park
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
5:00pm-8:00pm
Top of the Park Kids Zone: Discover the World of STEM
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
5:00pm-10:00pm
Top of the Park Music
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
5:30pm-7:00pm
Gel Plate Printing Open Lab
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ†“
06/23/2024
5:30pm
Top of the Park Retreat
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸ†“
06/23/2024
6:00pm-8:00pm
Top of the Park Annex - VOTE2024 Bingo with UMMA
at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™
06/23/2024
6:30pm-9:30pm
Youth Day - Shakespeare in the Arb 2024: As You Like It
at Nichols Arboretum, Ann Arbor Michigan
πŸ’™πŸŽŸ
06/23/2024
7:00pm
REFLEX: Unraveling 4000 Years of Juggling
at Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre, Ann Arbor Michigan

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