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Free Summer Fun for Kids Metro Detroit 2015

Posted by Glen LaGrou May 10, 2015 Events, Featured, Local Activities, Reviews, Solutions, Summer Fun

The Oakland County Moms Free Summer Fun for Kids Metro Detroit page returns for another summer of free family fun in Oakland County and Metro Detroit, Michigan. Don’t let the summer pass you by without taking advantage of the free summer fun events and activities for kids and adults!

This page features Oakland County and Metro Detroit free summer concerts, free summer outdoor movies, free summer camps, fireworks events, fun things to do and free places to go. Most of the free special events are located on our Weekend Family Fun Page which is updated constantly.

Free Summer Fun for Kids Metro Detroit 2015 is sponsored by Kids Gotta Play.

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OAKLAND COUNTY MOMS CONTESTS –  Win Detroit Zoo tickets, free MJR movie tickets, free tickets to Adventure Park West Bloomfield AND Frankenmuth, concert tickets, and more! Enter today!

Metro Detroit FireworksMETRO DETROIT FREE FIREWORKS SHOWS – Late June through mid-July is full of free fireworks shows in Oakland County, Wayne County and Macomb County. Most are free or only require park admission or vehicle entry.

Pack your blanket and snacks and head out to free Movies in the Moonlight and other free outdoor movie nights taking place across Oakland County this summer! Click the links for dates, times and locations.

Berkley MI Outdoor Movie Nights – Berkley will host an outdoor movie nights at Community Park.
Birmingham MI Free Summer Movie Nights – Booth Park will be hosting free movies under the stars this summer on select evenings.
Clawson MI Free Outdoor Summer Movies – Downtown Clawson features “Cinema in the Street” – a free outdoor movie on the movie screen plus summer family fun!
Holly MI Free Outdoor Summer Movies – Head to Battle Alley in Downtown Holly this summer for any or all of 6 featured outdoor movie nights!
Rochester MI Movies in the Moonlight – The giant inflatable screen returns to E. Third Street for another summer of free movies.
outdoor moviesRochester Hills MI Free Summer Movies – The Village of Rochester Hills hosts movies in the parking lot outside the Gazebo on select Thursday nights.
Southfield MI Free Summer Movie Night – Southfield will host a free outdoor summer movie night under the stars as part of their Family Fun & Safety Night.
Waterford MI Movies Under the Moonlight – Enjoy a free outdoor movie plus tons of free fun for kids at Pierce Middle School.

bowlingnorthhill1FREE BOWLING FOR KIDS
Kids Bowl Free Michigan offers free bowling passes for kids all summer at more than 75 Michigan bowling centers (dozens in Metro Detroit. You can register up to 6 kids at a time and you’ll receive the free bowling passes in your email once per week!

Pull up a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy free concerts through out Oakland County and Metro Detroit this summer! Click the links for dates, times and locations.

Auburn Hills MI Free Summer Concerts – Free summer concerts at Riverside Park in Downtown Auburn Hills on Fridays all summer long.
Birmingham MI Free Summer Concerts – Shain Park will host free summer concerts on Wednesday evenings throughout the summer.
Clarkston MI Free Summer Concerts – Friday nights at Depot Park will be home to free summer concerts from Mid-June to Mid July.
detroitDetroit MI Free Summer Concerts – Rockin’ on the Riverfront returns for 2015 with free concerts on Friday nights at the GM Renaissance Center.
Farmington MI Free Summer Concerts – Sundquist Pavilion in Riley Park will feature Jazz, Folk, Acoustic and Rock music this summer on Fridays this summer as part of Rhythmz in Riley Park.
Farmington Hills MI Free Summer Concerts – Heritage Park will be home to free concerts this summer.
Lake Orion MI Free Summer Concerts – Lake Orion offers free summer concerts on Wednesdays at Children’s Park in Downtown Lake Orion.
Miflord, MI Free Summer Concerts – Free summer concerts return to Central Park on Thursday evenings at 7p.
Northville MI Free Summer Concerts – Northville DDA hosts free summer concerts on Fridays at the Northville Town Square. Concerts start at 7p.
Northville MI Free Summer Concerts for Kids – Tunes on Tuesday returns to Town Square in Downtown Northville (or Genitti’s Hole-in-the-Wall Theatre if it rains) on Tuesday mornings this summer from 10:30a-11:30a. These concerts feature puppets, kids comedy and musical performances for kids.
Novi MI Free Concerts and Kids Fun – Fuerst Park will be host to Tremendous Tuesdays free entertainment for kids and Friday Family Fun concerts and outdoor movies.
Orion Twp MI Free Summer Concerts – The beautiful Wildwood Ampitheater will host free concerts on Tuesdays this summer.
OxfordConcert2Oxford MI Free Summer Concerts – Enjoy free summer concerts on Thursday evenings between 7p-9p all summer long at Centennial Park.
Rochester MI Free Summer Concerts – Municipal Park in Downtown Rochester, MI is home to the “Music in the Park” summer concert series on Thursdays at 7:30p. Refreshments available for purchase. Concerts are held on the grounds of Municipal Park at the newly built Bebout Band Shell.
Royal Oak MI Free Summer Concerts – The Detroit Zoo is holding free summer concerts with paid zoo admission on Wednesday evenings this summer.
Southfield MI Free Summer Concerts – Enjoy Eat to the Beat on Thursday afternoons and Gazebo concerts on Tuesday evenings this summer!
South Lyon MI Free Summer Concerts – McHattie Park will host free summer concerts on Fridays from June through August.
Waterford MI Free Summer Concerts – Hess Hathaway Park will be hosting free concerts for their Concerts in the Park series on Thursday evenings throughout the summer.
West Bloomfield MI Free Summer Concerts for KidsMarshbank Park hosts free summer concerts for kids on select summer Thursday mornings as part of the West Bloomfield Parks & Rec Kids Komotion Summer Concert Series.

Park It Free Family Fun Nights – Parks across SE Michigan will host Park It Free Family Fun Nights. Free Family Fun Nights include an outdoor concert for kids and a family movie under the stars on a giant LED video screen.

Once again, Oakland County Moms has teamed up with Oakland County Parks and Recreation to bring you their Oakland County Parks calendar of all the County Park happenings – many are free for kids.

FREE SUMMER FUN FOR KIDS METRO DETROIT AT LOCAL PARKS – Some local parks like Marshbank ParkFriendship Park, Bay Court Park, or Heritage Park don’t charge admission to use their facilities and playscapes. If you don’t like to travel even that far, picnics at local school playgrounds work in a pinch on warm summer days. Paradise Peninsula at Waterford Oaks is free and features a HUGE playscape. See our OAKLAND COUNTY MOMS PARKS DIRECTORY for reviews and pics of the best local parks around.

FREE SUMMER FUN FOR KIDS AT HERITAGE PARK NATURE CENTER –  On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays throughout the summer of 2015, kids of all ages are invited to participate in walk-in programs designed with a theme in mind. Mondays – Scavenger Hunt & Story, Wednesdays – Nature Hike, Thursdays – Science Experiment. Details...

BloomfieldTwpLibraryFREE SUMMER FUN FOR KIDS AT THE LIBRARIES – Free Oakland County Library Events – Summer reading programs, teen board game nights, movie showings, book clubs, video game tournaments, Lego events are only a few of the activities going on at our local libraries. Some programs don’t even require city residency to participate. Check the OCM library directory for links to their calendar of events.

altFREE SUMMER FUN FOR KIDS – MAKE YOUR OWN SLIP N’ SLIDE – Why buy a cheap slip-n-slide when you can make your own? Sure, the material isn’t free but it’s darn close.

More free summer fun for kids Metro Detroit 2015 events coming soon!

This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

See our Events / Activities tab for more events, activities and things to do in Oakland County and Metro Detroit, Michigan.

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