Category Archives: Main Street

Ann Arbor Fourth of July Celebrations

Ann Arbor Fourth of July Celebrations

Are you looking for Ann Arbor Fourth of July Celebrations? Don’t wait for the fourth (maybe not even for July), there are plenty of celebrations the week before the Fourth. Ann Arbor Fourth of July Fireworks Local fireworks displays are mostly this week (or have already happened). Last year Saline offered Fireworks on the Fourth of July. They are returning […]

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Ann Arbor Santa Mailbox Returns After Thanksgiving

Ann Arbor Santa Mailbox

Last night my daughter asked when to write her Christmas list. This week is the perfect time, with Friday’s return of the Ann Arbor Santa Mailbox on Main Street. Ann Arbor Santa Mailbox Each year Ann Arbor has it’s own mailbox to send letters directly to Santa. Once Santa receives your letter, he or his elves will send a reply. The Letters to Santa Mailbox is once again in front […]

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7 Tips for Visiting Ann Arbor Art Fair with Kids

The Ann Arbor Art Fair is an Ann Arbor tradition, but attending with kids can be challenging. We are sharing 7 Tips for Visiting Ann Arbor Art Fair with Kids. Flipside Art Studio has sponsored these 7 Tips for Attending Ann Arbor Art Fair with Kids. Be sure to check out their Let’s Get Creative sessions during Art Fair. All ages are welcome at the session, so you […]

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FestiFools 2015 Review

FestiFools 2015

FestiFools has been an annual tradition in Ann Arbor since 2007. Since FestiFools typically falls during Ann Arbor’s spring break, we haven’t been able to attend in previous years. Since we we weren’t traveling this year, it was the perfect chance for us to attend. We arrived around 3:40p and parked in the garage at Fourth and William. Since FestiFools is held on Sunday, […]

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Ann Arbor Parks to go Smoke Free!

This morning I was thrilled to see the announcement that 77 Ann Arbor Parks will be smoke-free beginning on February 1. The park includes 73 parks with playgrounds as well as 4 downtown parks.  It has always frustrated me when I saw people smoking on playgrounds. I always felt it was rude to be exposing kids to the second-hand smoke and […]

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Zebras on Main Thursday Night

Zebras on Main is a family event held by the Immuno-Hematology Comprehensive Program at C. S. Mott Children’s Hospital to increase awareness of rare immune and blood based diseases. During Zebras on Main, the sidewalks and streets at Main and Liberty will be decorated with zebra-inspired chalk art by local chalk artist David Zinn. There will be fun activities like […]

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