Discover Michigan Parks With New Mobile AppDETROIT — The weather is breaking and more and more, Michiganders will be spending their time outdoors. Now a new app allows locals to browse thousands of parks across seven counties in the region. SEMCOG has launched the Southeast Michigan ParkFinder, a mobile app that allows users to search for recreation opportunities in more than 2,600 parks across Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston, Monroe, Washtenaw and St. Clair Counties.
Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree In Metro DetroitIt's that time of year again, and the holidays will soon be upon us. Check out this list to find the best places to cut your own Christmas tree in the Detroit area.
Best Places To Take Photos With Santa Near DetroitChristmas is right around the corner and that means it is time to visit Santa. Whether you want to just stop by for a quick photo or visit a historic village where he is holding court, you can find the place you need all across the Detroit area.
5 New Thanksgiving Traditions To Start With Your FamilyGive thanks and spend time with family with these five new Thanksgiving tradition ideas.
Best Free Summer Activities For Kids In DetroitCheck this list for the best free summer activities for kids in Detroit.
Best Fireworks In DetroitThe nation has celebrated Fourth of July with fireworks for as long as we can remember. Why? Because John Adams, the second President of the United States, wished it. Today, we have several spots throughout and near Detroit where you can enjoy the fireworks.
Family Guide To Sea Life Michigan Aquarium In DetroitWater is a powerful element, but what lives in water is even more amazing. At Sea Life Aquarium, the beauty of the fish and their environment has been displayed to educate everyone about the beautiful shapes and sizes of aquatic life. From sea horses to sting rays, sharks and even octopi, see these amazing creatures up close and personal.
Best Skate Parks In DetroitDetroit and its surrounding areas offer outdoor fun in skate parks that have other various activities for the active lifestyle.
Ask A Detroit Expert: How To Keep Your Pet Cool This SummerDetroit residents love their pets, and with May being National Pet Month, it's more important than ever to keep your pet cool and hydrated.
Best Mother's Day Gifts In DetroitCelebrate Mother’s Day by walking around the formal gardens forever, or the fantastic brunch overlooking the Detroit River. Give mom a day she’ll always cherish, an experience that will last a lifetime, and bring a smile to her face each time she thinks of her special day.
Best Local Gyms That Provide Child Care In DetroitSummer bodies are made in winter, but competitive racing attitudes are perfected in spring. No matter what age, person or set of responsibilities someone has, everyone should have the ability to go to the gym if they choose.
Best Places To Go On A Picnic In Metro DetroitSay the word "picnic" and everyone knows it will be a family day that is spent outdoors. What child doesn't love pulling out the big, brown picnic basket and filling it with their favorite foods, then packing up the car with blankets, umbrellas, frisbees, soccer balls, games for the day and possibly the dog? This is a perfect day for children, but it can be a nightmare for adults — especially if the adult doesn't know where to go. Here is a list of quality places for a fun-filled picnic day.
Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In DetroitRead about spring break staycation activities for kids in Detroit.
Best Playgrounds For A Playdate In DetroitPlaygrounds are filled with wonder and adventure for all ages, making them the perfect spot for a playdate.
Best Easter Day Events In DetroitCheck out this list for the best Easter Day events in Detroit.