Here’s list of fun family-friendly things to do in Detroit this weekend July 27-29

Here’s list of fun family-friendly things to do in Detroit this weekend July 27-29

by Kelly Gleason

Looking for family fun this weekend? Here are LittleGuide Detroit’s suggestions.

Friday, July 27 – Sunday, July 29: Midtown Inc. commissioned life sized puppet performances of the last elephants at the Detroit Zoo and you won’t want to miss the story of Wanda and Winky Go To California @ New Center Park.

Thursday, July 26: Get into the rhythm at African Drum and Dance @ Eliza Howell Park.

Thursday, July 26 & Friday, July 27: Grab a book and head down to the riverfront for an afternoon of free live children’s music and rides on the Cullen Family Carousel at Reading and Rhythm on the Riverfront @ Rivard Plaza.

Friday, July 27: You’ll need the bare necessities (a lawn chair or blanket) at the evening screening of The Jungle Book @ New Center Park.

Friday, July 27: Be sure to see Miss D and her Dancing Dolls at Bring it! Live @ Fox Theatre.

Friday, July 27: Learning is out of this world at Summer Planetarium Shows @ Wayne State University.

Saturday, July 28 & Sunday, July 29: Paint like a pro at the DIA’s FREE Watercolor Postcards workshop.

Saturday, July 28 & Sunday, July 29: Enjoy an interactive art experience at Move in the Cube @ the DIA.

Saturday, July 28: Give the parents a morning off and attend the Grandparent & Grandchild Cooking Classes @ Eastern Market.

Saturday, July 28: It’s all fun and games at Game Day @ Outdoor Adventure Center.

Saturday, July 28: Sing to the music of Coco (and bring some tissue) at Movie Night in the D @ Campus Martius Park.

Sunday, July 29: Paint and play at Kids Open Art Studio @ Boho Mini.

Sunday, July 29: Roar for the home team at Family Day @ Comerica Park and watch the Tigers take on the Indians. Don’t forget to stop by Beacon Park for lawn games, food and fun.

LittleGuide Detroit is a comprehensive guide for families looking for events, classes, or fun things to do in and around the city.  You will find articles from FREE things to do in Detroit to Top Rainy Day Activities and guides to popular Metro Detroit Beaches. Mark your calendars for these fun events and activities happening this weekend.

Kelly Gleason is with After5 Detroit 

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