Arbor Annie’s Thanksgiving Weekend Roundup – November 27-December 1

Thanksgiving Weekend starts early with Wednesday off from school. Check out Arbor Annie’s picks for all the best holiday weekend activities, plus information for the holiday.

Arbor Annie's Thanksgiving Weekend Picks - November 27-December 1

Arbor Annie’s Weekend Picks

Pre-Thanksgiving Picks

If you didn’t see Frozen 2 last weekend, Wednesday is a great day to head to the theater for matinee rates. Or catch the Flashback Cinema showing of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone at Quality 16.

There are lots of special events and hours with kids off of school – storytimes, crafts, and open play time.


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  • 10:00am-12:00pm Thanksgiving Storytelling & Crafts at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse
  • 10:30am-3:00pm Open Play - BYOL - Special Wednesday hours at Kidopolis
  • 1:00pm-3:00pm Cold Turkey Swim at Whitmore Lake High School
  • 1:00pm-3:30pm Family Plank Workshop & Farmhouse Ornaments at AR Workshop
  • 2:00pm Flashback Cinema: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone at Quality 16
  • 2:00pm-3:30pm Kids Paint at Paint and Pour
  • 2:00pm-9:00pm Knockerball Open Play at Knockerball Saline
  • 6:00pm-8:00pm Family Night Painting: I Love MI Woods at Paint and Pour
  • 7:00pm Flashback Cinema: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone at Quality 16
  • Thanksgiving Day Picks

    There are a couple of races on Thanksgiving morning. Be sure to check our Thanksgiving guide for information and holiday closures.

    Ann Arbor Thanksgiving Guide - Events, Closures, Activities
  • 7:00am-10:00am Ann Arbor Turkey Trot - Thanksgiving Day at Main Street Area
  • 9:00am-11:00am Huffin for the Stuffin at Maybury State Park

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    Black Friday Picks

    Friday is a family day at our house. We plan to start Christmas decorating. We also have a fun night out planned with friends. 

    The Michigan Theater has their annual Warner Bros Cartoons.

    If you want to get some late day shopping in, check out the Kids Night Out at Kidopolis.

  • 11:00am-5:00pm Craft Friday at the Scrap Box
  • 11:30am-12:30pm Warner Bros Cartoons at Michigan Theater
  • 1:00pm-3:00pm DIY Pet Toys at Downtown Branch of AADL
  • 1:00pm-2:30pm Holiday Party Llama Painting at Painting with a Twist
  • 2:00pm-3:30pm Kids Paint at Paint and Pour
  • 2:00pm-9:00pm Knockerball Open Play at Knockerball Saline
  • 2:00pm-3:00pm Woven Star Ornament at Westgate Branch of AADL
  • 4:00pm-9:00pm Kids Night Out at Kidopolis
  • 7:30pm DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto at Theatre Nova
  • 7:30pm The Secret Garden at Encore Musical Theatre
  • Weekend Picks

    With Thanksgiving over, holiday events start in full blast this weekend. There is the Santa TrainDr Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas – Holiday Classic Film Series, and Sing Along White Christmas

    Find more Christmas events in our Christmas Guide.

    Ann Arbor Christmas Guide

    Plus don’t miss shopping at local businesses for Small Business Saturday.

    Saturday Picks

  • 9:00am-12:00pm Home Depot Kids Club: Stocking Ornament at Home Depot
  • 9:00am-3:00pm Pop on Main Street at Downtown Milan
  • 10:00am-3:00pm Holiday Craft & Vendor Show & Sale at Huron Valley PACE
  • 10:00am-6:00pm Holiday Wreath Making Workshop at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse
  • 12:00pm-1:30pm Kids Paint at Paint and Pour
  • 1:00pm-2:30pm Neon Christmas Tree Painting at Painting with a Twist
  • 2:00pm The Secret Garden at Encore Musical Theatre
  • 3:00pm DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto at Theatre Nova
  • 6:30pm-8:30pm Dive-In Movie: Finding Dory at Mack Pool
  • 7:30pm DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto at Theatre Nova
  • 7:30pm The Secret Garden at Encore Musical Theatre
  • Sunday Picks

  • 10:00am-4:00pm Holiday Wreath Making Workshop at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse
  • 12:00pm-3:00pm Circ Fundays: Frozen Funday at The Circ Bar
  • 1:00pm-3:00pm Gemini Concert at The Ark
  • 1:00pm-2:00pm Russian Stories & Songs at Downtown Branch of AADL
  • 1:30pm Dr Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas - Holiday Classic Film Series at Michigan Theater
  • 2:00pm DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto at Theatre Nova
  • 2:00pm-4:00pm Fire Lake Painting at Paint and Pour
  • 2:00pm Flashback Cinema: Home Alone at Quality 16
  • 2:00pm-2:30pm Kerry Tales with Mother Goose at Kerrytown Market & Shops
  • 2:00pm The Secret Garden at Encore Musical Theatre
  • 3:00pm-4:00pm Paper Flower Gift Toppers and Paper Gift Boxes at Pittsfield Branch Library
  • 4:30pm Sing Along White Christmas at Michigan Theater
  • 5:00pm-7:00pm Annual Tree Lighting Festival at Kerrytown Market & Shops
  • 7:00pm Flashback Cinema: Home Alone at Quality 16
  • Movies

    The big movie news this weekend is the start of the Holiday Movie Season. Check out Home Alone, White Christmas, and How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

    Holiday Movies in the Theater

    Plus, Frozen 2 is still going strong. I know my nieces who love Frozen are really excited to see it after Thanksgiving.

    Disney's Frozen 2
    From the Academy Award®-winning team—directors Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck, and producer Peter Del Vecho—and featuring the voices of Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff and Josh Gad, and the music of Oscar®-winning songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Frozen 2” opens in U.S. theaters on Nov. 22, 2019. ©2019 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

    Also opening last weekend is A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood. While it is only rated PG, I am not sure how much the kids will be interested.

    Family friendly films in the theater include:

    • Playing with Fire
    • Charlie’s Angels (PG-13)
    • Ford v. Ferrari (PG-13)
    • Last Christmas (PG-13)
    • Midway (PG-13)
    • Harriet (PG-13)

    Other upcoming Family Friendly movies through next spring:

    • December 13 – Jumanji: The Next Level
    • December 20 – Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
    • December 20 – Cats
    • December 25 – Little Women
    • December 25 – Spies in Disguise
    • January 17 – The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle
    • February 14 – Sonic the Hedgehog
    • March 6 – Onward
    • March 27 – Mulan
    • March 27 – The Queen’s Corgi
    • April 3 – The New Mutants
    • April 17 – Trolls World Tour
    • May 1 – Black Widow
    • May 15 – Scoob
    • May 22 – The SpongeBob Movie: It’s a Wonderful Sponge
    • May 29 – Artemis Fowl
    • June 5 – Wonder Woman 1984

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    Looking Forward to Next Week

    Date/Time Event
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    12/02/2019
    7:00pm-8:30pm
    Chasing Two Rabbits at Once: Education for Children in Cameroon
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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    12/03/2019
    6:00pm-7:00pm
    Tree Lighting Ceremony
    at KeyBank, Saline Michigan
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    12/03/2019
    7:00pm-8:00pm
    Holiday Tree Lighting
    at Northfield Township Area Library, Whitmore Lake Michigan
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    12/03/2019
    8:00pm-9:00pm
    Season of Light
    at EMU Science Complex, Ypsilanti Mi
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    12/04/2019
    10:00am-11:00am

    Nature Storytime - Stories in the Snow! Brrr! It's Cold


    at Gallup Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
    Nature Storytime has many opportunities for you and your little one to explore and appreciate the outdoors, such as live animal visits, hikes, stories, and hands-on activities. This week we will explore the differences between warm and cold.* Nature Storytime takes place Wednesday mornings and every other Sunday for one hour....Read More
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    12/04/2019
    10:00am-11:00am
    Santa Storytime
    at Northfield Township Area Library, Whitmore Lake Michigan
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    12/04/2019
    2:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: Home Alone
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
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    12/04/2019
    4:00pm-7:00pm
    Santa Visits the Library
    at Northfield Township Area Library, Whitmore Lake Michigan
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    12/04/2019
    7:00pm-8:00pm
    Community Drum Circle
    at Ypsilanti District Library – Downtown, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙
    12/04/2019
    7:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: Home Alone
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🎟
    12/05/2019
    10:00am
    A Christmas Carol
    at Morris Lawrence Building, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🆓
    12/05/2019
    10:00am-10:40am
    Yoga for Kids
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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    12/05/2019
    6:00pm-7:00pm
    Graham Cracker Gingerbread Houses
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/05/2019
    6:30pm-10:00pm

    Holiday Nights


    at Greenfield Village, Dearborn Michigan
    Disclosure: The Henry Ford has sponsored this event listing for extra promotion.Holiday Nights is our family's favorite holiday tradition. We love visiting each year and seeing our favorite houses and finding a new place to explore. From Greenfield Village:Mingle with merrymakers amid the smells of roasting chestnuts and warming bonfires...Read More
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    12/05/2019
    6:30pm-7:00pm
    Nutrition for the Youth Athlete
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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    12/05/2019
    7:00pm
    Shrek the Musical
    at Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti MI
    💙
    12/05/2019
    7:30pm-9:00pm
    Saline Area Players presents “A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol “
    at Fifth Corner, Saline Michigan
    💙
    12/05/2019
    7:30pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/06/2019
    10:00am
    A Christmas Carol
    at Morris Lawrence Building, Ann Arbor MI
    💙
    12/06/2019
    10:00am
    Shrek the Musical
    at Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti MI
    💙🆓
    12/06/2019
    10:30am-11:15am
    Sensation Stations
    at Malletts Creek Branch Library, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/06/2019
    11:00am-7:00pm
    Decorate an Ornament
    at Moody Teez, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/06/2019
    12:30pm
    A Christmas Carol
    at Morris Lawrence Building, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🆓
    12/06/2019
    4:00pm-10:00pm
    KindleFest & Midnight Madness
    at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/06/2019
    5:00pm-10:00pm
    Parents' Night Out - Night at the Museum
    at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
    💙
    12/06/2019
    5:00pm-9:00pm
    Pets & Pajamas Movie Night
    at Humane Society of Huron Valley, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/06/2019
    5:30pm-6:30pm
    Downtown Ypsilanti Tree Lighting
    at Ypsilanti District Library – Downtown, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙
    12/06/2019
    6:00pm-8:00pm
    Daddy-Daughter Luau
    at Pittsfield Township Community Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
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    12/06/2019
    6:00pm-8:00pm
    Festive Friday
    at The Creature Conservancy, Ann Arbor Michigan
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    12/06/2019
    6:00pm-9:00pm
    Hero Nation Fundraising Party at Go!
    at Go! Ice Cream, Ypsilanti Michigan
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    12/06/2019
    6:00pm-10:00pm
    Knockerball Open Play
    at Knockerball Saline, Saline Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/06/2019
    6:30pm-10:00pm

    Holiday Nights


    at Greenfield Village, Dearborn Michigan
    Disclosure: The Henry Ford has sponsored this event listing for extra promotion.Holiday Nights is our family's favorite holiday tradition. We love visiting each year and seeing our favorite houses and finding a new place to explore. From Greenfield Village:Mingle with merrymakers amid the smells of roasting chestnuts and warming bonfires...Read More
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    12/06/2019
    6:30pm
    Manchester Christmas Parade
    at Downtown Manchester, Manchester Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/06/2019
    7:00pm-8:00pm
    Brush Lettering Basics
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/06/2019
    7:00pm-8:30pm
    Decorative Magnet Board Gift Workshop
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/06/2019
    7:00pm
    Shrek the Musical
    at Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti MI
    💙🎟
    12/06/2019
    7:30pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/06/2019
    7:30pm-9:30pm
    Meowliday Night
    at Tiny Lions Lounge & Adoption Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/06/2019
    7:30pm-9:00pm
    Saline Area Players presents “A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol “
    at Fifth Corner, Saline Michigan
    💙
    12/06/2019
    7:30pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    8:30am-10:30am
    Bruce's Breakfast with Santa
    at Comfort Inn & Village Conference Center, Chelsea Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    9:00am-12:00pm
    Breakfast with Santa
    at Bishop Elementary School, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    9:00am-10:00am
    Christmas Cookie & Plate Decorating Event
    at My Urban Toddler Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    9:00am-3:00pm
    Holiday Bazaar
    at St Andrews Church, Dexter Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    9:00am-12:00pm
    Home Depot Kids Club: Christmas Countdown Calendar
    at Home Depot, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    9:00am-12:15pm
    Santa & Friends Series - Pancakes with Santa
    at Pierce Lake Golf Course, Chelsea Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-1:00pm
    21st Annual Downtown Home & Garden Christmas Party
    at Downtown Home & Garden, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-10:45am
    Japanese Storytime
    at Malletts Creek Branch Library, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-1:00pm
    Santa Visits
    at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-11:00am
    Sensory-Friendly Storytime
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-12:00pm
    Small Woodland Wonders
    at Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-1:00pm
    Star Wars Event
    at Target, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-1:00pm
    Star Wars Event
    at Target, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:00am-4:00pm
    Winter Arts Market
    at A2 Steam @ Northside, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    10:30am
    Autism Friendly Movie: Frozen 2
    at Emagine Saline, Saline Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    10:30am-11:30am
    Chinese Storytime
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    10:30am-12:00pm
    Clay Ornament Making
    at Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    11:00am-3:00pm
    Carriage Rides
    at Downtown Milan, Milan Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    11:00am-4:00pm
    Craft Show
    at Maker Works, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    11:00am-3:00pm
    Reindeer Trail
    at Wurster Park Manchester, Manchester Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    11:00am-5:00pm
    Thurston Winter Bazaar
    at Thurston Elementary School, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    12:00pm-4:30pm
    Freighthouse Holiday Festival
    at Ypsilanti Freighthouse, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    12:30pm-2:30pm
    Free Photos with Santa
    at Gene Butman Ford, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    12:30pm-2:00pm
    Sugar Plum Tea
    at Chelsea High School, Chelsea Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    1:00pm-2:30pm
    Clay Ornament Making
    at Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    1:00pm-4:00pm

    Egg-pollo 11: Moon Lander Engineering


    at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
    The Hands-On Museum is bringing back their special workshops from the summer Celebrate the Apollo 11 moon landing by creating a lander for an eggstronaut in a twist on the egg drop challenge. Workshop offered at 1, 2, & 3p This workshop is for all ages.  
    💙
    12/07/2019
    1:00pm-3:00pm
    Holiday Cookie Workshop with Milk + Honey
    at Nicola’s Books, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    1:00pm-3:00pm
    MAKEbreak: Gingerbread House
    at Michaels, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    1:00pm
    Shrek the Musical
    at Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti MI
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    1:00pm-2:30pm
    You Wrote a Novel, Now What?
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    1:45pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    2:00pm
    A Christmas Carol
    at Morris Lawrence Building, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    2:00pm-4:00pm
    Ballet Chelsea's The Nutcracker
    at Chelsea High School, Chelsea Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    2:00pm-3:00pm
    Saturday Sampler Tour: Read & Look "In Egyptian Times"
    at Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    2:00pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    3:00pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    3:30pm-5:00pm
    Saline Area Players presents “A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol “
    at Fifth Corner, Saline Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    4:20pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    5:30pm-9:00pm
    Saline's 44th Annual Christmas Parade
    at Downtown Saline, Saline Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    6:00pm-9:00pm
    15th Annual Chelsea Lights Parade
    at Downtown Chelsea, Chelsea Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    6:00pm-9:00pm
    Milan Christmas Parade - Everything Old is New Again
    at Downtown Milan, Milan Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    6:00pm-9:00pm
    Staying Power: Concrete, Not Wood
    at Ypsilanti High School, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    6:00pm-8:00pm
    Superior Township Christmas Tree Lighting
    at Old Township Hall, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    6:30pm-10:00pm

    Holiday Nights


    at Greenfield Village, Dearborn Michigan
    Disclosure: The Henry Ford has sponsored this event listing for extra promotion.Holiday Nights is our family's favorite holiday tradition. We love visiting each year and seeing our favorite houses and finding a new place to explore. From Greenfield Village:Mingle with merrymakers amid the smells of roasting chestnuts and warming bonfires...Read More
    💙🆓
    12/07/2019
    7:00pm-10:00pm
    Christmas in Ida Parade
    at Downtown Ida, Ida Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    7:00pm
    Shrek the Musical
    at Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti MI
    💙🎟
    12/07/2019
    7:30pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/07/2019
    7:30pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    9:00am-10:00am
    O Tannenbaum
    at Hudson Mills Metropark, Dexter Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    10:00am-11:00am

    Nature Storytime - Stories in the Snow: Animal Prints


    at Gallup Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
    Nature Storytime has many opportunities for you and your little one to explore and appreciate the outdoors, such as live animal visits, hikes, stories, and hands-on activities. This week we will act like detectives as we find clues that animals left outside. Nature Storytime takes place Wednesday mornings and every other...Read More
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    12/08/2019
    10:00am-4:00pm
    Scientist Spotlight
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    10:30am-12:00pm
    Snacks with Santa
    at Kensington Metropark Farm Center, Milford MI
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    11:00am-12:00pm
    Christmas Cookie & Plate Decorating Event
    at My Urban Toddler Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    11:00am-2:00pm
    HoliDIY Ornaments Open House
    at AR Workshop, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/08/2019
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    All Ages Holiday Gnomes
    at Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    12:00pm-3:00pm
    Santa Visits
    at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Snacks with Santa
    at Kensington Metropark Farm Center, Milford MI
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    12:00pm-6:00pm
    WAPUR High School Robotics Competition
    at University of Michigan Sports Coliseum, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    12:30pm-2:00pm
    Sugar Plum Tea
    at Chelsea High School, Chelsea Michigan
    💙
    12/08/2019
    1:00pm-4:00pm

    Egg-pollo 11: Moon Lander Engineering


    at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
    The Hands-On Museum is bringing back their special workshops from the summer Celebrate the Apollo 11 moon landing by creating a lander for an eggstronaut in a twist on the egg drop challenge. Workshop offered at 1, 2, & 3p This workshop is for all ages.  
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    1:00pm-3:00pm
    Santa visits Kohl's
    at Kohl’s, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/08/2019
    1:00pm
    Shrek the Musical
    at Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti MI
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    1:30pm
    A Christmas Story - Holiday Classic Film Series
    at Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    1:45pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm
    A Christmas Carol
    at Morris Lawrence Building, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm-4:00pm
    Ballet Chelsea's The Nutcracker
    at Chelsea High School, Chelsea Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: White Christmas
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm-4:00pm
    Rooftop Landing Reindeer on the Terrace
    at Dexter District Library, Dexter Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm-3:30pm
    Snacks with Santa
    at Kensington Metropark Farm Center, Milford MI
    💙
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    2:00pm-3:00pm
    Tuba Christmas
    at Ann Arbor Farmers Market, Ann Arbor MI
    💙
    12/08/2019
    2:30pm-4:00pm
    All Ages Holiday Gnomes
    at Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    3:00pm-4:00pm
    DCB Christmas Concert
    at Dexter High School, Dexter Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    3:00pm-4:00pm
    Not Just For Kids: Okee Dokee Brothers
    at Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor MI
    💙
    12/08/2019
    3:00pm-5:00pm
    Ypsi Youth Orchestra Fall Concert
    at Ypsilanti High School, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/08/2019
    3:30pm-4:30pm
    Classical Bells Concert
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/08/2019
    3:30pm-5:00pm
    Saline Area Players presents “A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol “
    at Fifth Corner, Saline Michigan
    💙
    12/08/2019
    4:00pm-5:30pm
    33rd Annual Ann Arbor Youth Chorale Winter Concert!
    at Bethlehem United Church of Christ, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    4:20pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/08/2019
    6:30pm-10:00pm

    Holiday Nights


    at Greenfield Village, Dearborn Michigan
    Disclosure: The Henry Ford has sponsored this event listing for extra promotion.Holiday Nights is our family's favorite holiday tradition. We love visiting each year and seeing our favorite houses and finding a new place to explore. From Greenfield Village:Mingle with merrymakers amid the smells of roasting chestnuts and warming bonfires...Read More
    💙
    12/08/2019
    7:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: White Christmas
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI

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    Wednesday, November 27, 2019

    Date/Time Event
    🎟
    11/27/2019
    9:30am-10:15am

    Creative Movement with Toddler


    at Peachy Fitness, Ann Arbor Michigan
    Fall Class Schedule: Wednesdays: 9:30-10:15AM Ages: 2-3 years 6 weeks series: 1st session: September 18 –October 23 2nd session: November 6 – December 18 (no class; Nov 27) 6 weeks: $75.00   Parent- Toddler Creative Movement  Dance, sing and play in a world of creative movement with your little one!...Read More
    11/27/2019
    9:30am-10:30am

    Stroller Strides


    at 2|42 Community Church, Ann Arbor MI
    Stroller Strides® is a functional, total-body conditioning workout designed for moms with kids in tow. Each 60-minute workout is comprised of strength training, cardio and core restoration, all while entertaining little ones with songs, activities and fun! Each Stroller Strides instructor is skilled to meet you where you are mentally and physically.
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    10:00am-12:00pm
    Mama & Me Coffee Meetup
    at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse, Ypsilanti Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    10:00am-10:30am
    Preschool Storytime
    at Malletts Creek Branch Library, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    11/27/2019
    10:00am-12:00pm
    Thanksgiving Storytelling & Crafts
    at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙
    11/27/2019
    10:30am-3:00pm
    Open Play - BYOL - Special Wednesday hours
    at Kidopolis, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    11:00am-11:30am
    Preschool Storytime
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    11:00am-12:00pm
    Storytime - Thanksgiving
    at Nicola’s Books, Ann Arbor MI
    11/27/2019
    11:10am-3:00pm
    Open Skate
    at Veterans Ice Arena, Ann Arbor MI
    11/27/2019
    12:00pm-1:00pm
    Family Swim
    at Goldfish Swim School, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/27/2019
    12:00pm-6:30pm
    Public Swim
    at Mack Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    11/27/2019
    1:00pm-3:00pm
    Cold Turkey Swim
    at Whitmore Lake High School, Whitmore Lake Michigan
    💙🎟
    11/27/2019
    1:00pm-3:30pm
    Family Plank Workshop & Farmhouse Ornaments
    at AR Workshop, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/27/2019
    1:00pm-5:00pm
    Open Swim
    at Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    1:00pm-1:30pm
    Preschool Storytime
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/27/2019
    2:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
    💙
    11/27/2019
    2:00pm-3:30pm
    Kids Paint
    at Paint and Pour, Ypsilanti MI - Michigan
    💙🎟
    11/27/2019
    2:00pm-9:00pm
    Knockerball Open Play
    at Knockerball Saline, Saline Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    4:00pm-6:00pm
    After School Tutoring
    at Ypsilanti District Library – Downtown, Ypsilanti Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    4:00pm-6:00pm
    After School Tutoring
    at Robot Supply & Repair, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/27/2019
    4:45pm-5:45pm
    Public Skate - Half Price & Broom Ball
    at Buhr Park Outside Ice Arena, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/27/2019
    6:00pm-8:00pm
    Family Night Painting: I Love MI Woods
    at Paint and Pour, Ypsilanti MI - Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    6:00pm-9:00pm
    Minecraft for Kids
    at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse, Ypsilanti Michigan
    🆓
    11/27/2019
    6:00pm-6:30pm
    Preschool Storytime
    at Traverwood Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/27/2019
    7:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: Harry Potter & the Sorcerer's Stone
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
    11/27/2019
    7:15pm-8:45pm
    Public Skate
    at Buhr Park Outside Ice Arena, Ann Arbor Michigan

    Thursday, November 28, 2019

    Date/Time Event
    💙🎟
    11/28/2019
    7:00am-10:00am
    Ann Arbor Turkey Trot - Thanksgiving Day
    at Main Street Area, Ann Arbor MI
    💙
    11/28/2019
    9:00am-11:00am
    Huffin for the Stuffin
    at Maybury State Park, Northville MI

    Friday, November 29, 2019

    Date/Time Event
    11/29/2019
    9:30am-10:30am

    Stroller Strides


    at 2|42 Community Church, Ann Arbor MI
    Stroller Strides® is a functional, total-body conditioning workout designed for moms with kids in tow. Each 60-minute workout is comprised of strength training, cardio and core restoration, all while entertaining little ones with songs, activities and fun! Each Stroller Strides instructor is skilled to meet you where you are mentally and physically.
    🆓
    11/29/2019
    10:00am-10:30am
    Preschool Storytime
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🆓
    11/29/2019
    10:30am-11:30am
    Baby Playgroup
    at Traverwood Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/29/2019
    10:30am-3:00pm
    Open Play
    at Kidopolis, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/29/2019
    11:00am-5:00pm
    Craft Friday
    at the Scrap Box, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/29/2019
    11:00am-1:00pm
    Open Skate
    at Veterans Ice Arena, Ann Arbor MI
    💙
    11/29/2019
    11:30am-12:30pm
    Warner Bros Cartoons
    at Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor MI
    🎟
    11/29/2019
    12:00pm-7:00pm
    Gingerbread Workshop
    at Dexter Creamery, Dexter Michigan
    11/29/2019
    12:00pm-6:30pm
    Public Swim
    at Mack Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    11/29/2019
    1:00pm-3:00pm
    DIY Pet Toys
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/29/2019
    1:00pm-2:30pm
    Holiday Party Llama Painting
    at Painting with a Twist, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/29/2019
    1:00pm-5:00pm
    Open Swim
    at Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/29/2019
    2:00pm-3:30pm
    Kids Paint
    at Paint and Pour, Ypsilanti MI - Michigan
    💙🎟
    11/29/2019
    2:00pm-9:00pm
    Knockerball Open Play
    at Knockerball Saline, Saline Michigan
    💙🆓
    11/29/2019
    2:00pm-3:00pm
    Woven Star Ornament
    at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/29/2019
    4:00pm-9:00pm
    Kids Night Out
    at Kidopolis, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/29/2019
    7:15pm-8:45pm
    Public Skate
    at Buhr Park Outside Ice Arena, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    11/29/2019
    7:30pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/29/2019
    7:30pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan

    Saturday, November 30, 2019

    Date/Time Event
    💙🆓
    11/30/2019
    9:00am-12:00pm
    Home Depot Kids Club: Stocking Ornament
    at Home Depot, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙
    11/30/2019
    9:00am-3:00pm
    Pop on Main Street
    at Downtown Milan, Milan Michigan
    11/30/2019
    9:00am-10:00am

    Stroller Strides


    at Briarwood Mall, Ann Arbor Michigan
    Stroller Strides® is a functional, total-body conditioning workout designed for moms with kids in tow. Each 60-minute workout is comprised of strength training, cardio and core restoration, all while entertaining little ones with songs, activities and fun! Each Stroller Strides instructor is skilled to meet you where you are mentally and physically.
    💙
    11/30/2019
    10:00am-3:00pm
    Holiday Craft & Vendor Show & Sale
    at Huron Valley PACE, Ypsilanti Michigan
    💙🎟
    11/30/2019
    10:00am-6:00pm
    Holiday Wreath Making Workshop
    at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse, Ypsilanti Michigan
    🎟
    11/30/2019
    11:00am
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    🆓
    11/30/2019
    11:00am-11:20am
    Science Forum Demo: How to Become a Fossil
    at University of Michigan Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🎟
    11/30/2019
    12:00pm-7:00pm
    Gingerbread Workshop
    at Dexter Creamery, Dexter Michigan
    💙
    11/30/2019
    12:00pm-1:30pm
    Kids Paint
    at Paint and Pour, Ypsilanti MI - Michigan
    🎟
    11/30/2019
    1:00pm
    Calder Form Tours
    at Calder Farm, Carleton Michigan
    💙
    11/30/2019
    1:00pm-2:30pm
    Neon Christmas Tree Painting
    at Painting with a Twist, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/30/2019
    1:00pm-2:30pm
    Open Gym
    at Champion Gymnastics, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🎟
    11/30/2019
    1:45pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙
    11/30/2019
    2:00pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan
    11/30/2019
    2:30pm-4:30pm
    Public Skate
    at Buhr Park Outside Ice Arena, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    11/30/2019
    3:00pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🎟
    11/30/2019
    4:00pm-9:00pm
    Knockerball Open Play
    at Knockerball Saline, Saline Michigan
    🆓
    11/30/2019
    4:00pm-4:30pm
    Wonderful World of Whales Tour
    at University of Michigan Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🎟
    11/30/2019
    4:20pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙
    11/30/2019
    6:30pm-8:30pm
    Dive-In Movie: Finding Dory
    at Mack Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
    11/30/2019
    7:15pm-8:45pm
    Public Skate
    at Buhr Park Outside Ice Arena, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    11/30/2019
    7:30pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    11/30/2019
    7:30pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan

    Sunday, December 1, 2019

    Date/Time Event
    12/01/2019
    All Day
    Everyday Indoor Activities
    12/01/2019
    All Day
    Everyday Outdoor Activities
    12/01/2019
    All Day
    Kids Eat Free
    🆓🎟
    12/01/2019
    9:00am-10:30am
    Caring Santa
    at Briarwood Mall, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/01/2019
    10:00am-4:00pm
    Holiday Wreath Making Workshop
    at Cultivate Coffee & TapHouse, Ypsilanti Michigan
    🆓
    12/01/2019
    10:00am-4:30pm
    Winter Artist Market
    at Matthaei Botanical Gardens, Ann Arbor Michigan
    12/01/2019
    10:30am-4:00pm
    Open Play
    at Kidopolis, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🎟
    12/01/2019
    11:00am
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙
    12/01/2019
    12:00pm-3:00pm
    Circ Fundays: Frozen Funday
    at The Circ Bar, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🎟
    12/01/2019
    12:00pm-7:00pm
    Gingerbread Workshop
    at Dexter Creamery, Dexter Michigan
    🆓
    12/01/2019
    1:00pm-2:00pm
    Drawing for Kids: Colorful Cezanne Still Life Drawings
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/01/2019
    1:00pm-3:00pm
    Gemini Concert
    at The Ark, Ann Arbor Michigan
    12/01/2019
    1:00pm-2:30pm
    Open Skate
    at Veterans Ice Arena, Ann Arbor MI
    12/01/2019
    1:00pm-4:00pm
    Open Swim
    at Whitmore Lake High School, Whitmore Lake Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/01/2019
    1:00pm-2:00pm
    Russian Stories & Songs
    at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
    12/01/2019
    1:15pm-4:30pm
    Open Swim
    at Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/01/2019
    1:30pm
    Dr Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas - Holiday Classic Film Series
    at Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor MI
    🎟
    12/01/2019
    1:45pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙🎟
    12/01/2019
    2:00pm
    DJ Whittington's Kook Kat: A Hip-Hop Panto
    at Theatre Nova, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/01/2019
    2:00pm-4:00pm
    Fire Lake Painting
    at Paint and Pour, Ypsilanti MI - Michigan
    💙
    12/01/2019
    2:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: Home Alone
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🆓
    12/01/2019
    2:00pm-2:30pm
    Kerry Tales with Mother Goose
    at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
    12/01/2019
    2:00pm-6:30pm
    Open Swim
    at Mack Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/01/2019
    2:00pm
    The Secret Garden
    at Encore Musical Theatre, Dexter Michigan
    🎟
    12/01/2019
    3:00pm-8:00pm
    Knockerball Open Play
    at Knockerball Saline, Saline Michigan
    💙🆓
    12/01/2019
    3:00pm-4:00pm
    Paper Flower Gift Toppers and Paper Gift Boxes
    at Pittsfield Branch Library, Ann Arbor Michigan
    12/01/2019
    3:15pm-5:30pm
    Public Skate
    at Buhr Park Outside Ice Arena, Ann Arbor Michigan
    🎟
    12/01/2019
    4:20pm
    Santa Train
    at Southern Michigan Railroad, Clinton Michigan
    💙
    12/01/2019
    4:30pm
    Sing Along White Christmas
    at Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor MI
    💙🆓
    12/01/2019
    5:00pm-7:00pm
    Annual Tree Lighting Festival
    at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
    12/01/2019
    6:00pm-7:30pm
    Family Swim
    at Goldfish Swim School, Ann Arbor Michigan
    💙
    12/01/2019
    7:00pm
    Flashback Cinema: Home Alone
    at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
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