Winter Festivals Metro Detroit 2016

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Winter Festivals Metro Detroit 2016 – Celebrate Michigan winter family fun with winter fests all throughout Oakland County and Metro Detroit MI.

Winterfests highlight outdoor winter fun with sledding, ice-skating, food and more! There is no shortage of things to do at the 2016 Metro Detroit Winter Festivals.

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Winter Festivals Metro Detroit 2016

Friday, January 8, through Sunday, January 10, 2016
Plymouth MI Winter Fest – Plymouth Ice Festival 2016
Downtown Plymouth (350 S. Main St, Plymouth Twp., MI 48170)
Enjoy ice carving competitions, live entertainment, wintertime festival food, interactive ice sculptures, rail jams, skiers and snowboarders demos, Greenhills School Ice skating rink and much more! Hours are Friday from 3p-10p, Saturday from 10a-10p and Sunday from 10a-6p. Check out for more info.


Saturday, January 16, 2016 from 11a-6p
Warren MI Winter Festival – Cold Rush Warren MI 2016
Warren City Square (Van Dyke just north of 12 Mile Road)
Enjoy free ice skating from 11a-10p, an ice carving show, free learn to skate clinic, a free petting zoo, and much more!

Saturday, January 16, 2016 from 1p-4p
Clarkston MI Winter Festival – Shiver By The River
Depot Park (Downtown Clarkston)
Enjoy games, snow shoe demo, food, sledding, broomball, hot chocolate, ice skating, a warming station and more. For more info, call City Hall at 248-625-1559.

Friday, January 22, 2016 through Sunday, January 24, 2016
Rochester MI Winter Festival – Rochester Fire and Ice Fest 2016
Downtown Rochester, Michigan (Third & Water Streets)
Fire and Ice Fest provides free family fun in Downtown Rochester. Events include fireworks, TasteFest, tube sledding, snow shoeing and cross country skiing, dog sled rides, ice skating, broom ball exhibition, ice sculptures and more! Fire and Ice Festival schedule of events. Fire and Ice Festival Hours are from 6p-9p on Friday, 10a-9p on Saturday and 9a-5p on Sunday.

Sunday, January 24, 2016 from 1p-4p
Beverly Hills MI Winter Festival – Winter Family Fun Day
Beverly Park (18801 Beverly Road, Beverly Hills, Michigan 48025)
Winter Family Fun Day is free! “Weather Permitting” activities include: sledding, ice skating, cross country skiing, warm drinks, a snow cave, winter golf, winter softball and snacks in the pavilion by the fire.

Sunday, January 24, 2016 from 1p-4p
Oak Park MI Winter Festival – Winterfest 2016
Oak Park Community Center
Enjoy indoor activities & outdoor fun for kids at the Oak Park Community Center. Sleigh rides, hay rides, a bonfire, facepainting and more! Call 248-691-7555 for info.

Saturday, February 6, 2016 from noon-4p
Berkley MI Winter Festival – Berkley Winterfest 2016
Berkley Community Center Complex (2400 Robina, Berkley, MI 48072, 248-658-3470)
Enjoy winter sports, indoor and outdoor crafts, a snowman building contest, carnival games, open indoor ice skating, ice sculptures, turkey bowling, a winter petting farm, bonfires and more at the 2016 Berkley Winterfest. Presented by Berkley Parks and Recreation.

UPDATE 2/5/16 – “Winter Carnival 2016 in Oakland Township has been CANCELLED due to warm weather.” – Per Oakland Twp Parks & Rec
Saturday, February 6, 2016 from noon-4p
Oakland Twp MI Winter Festival – Winter Carnival 2016
Marsh View Park (3100 East Clarkston Rd, Oakland Twp, MI)
Enjoy ice-skating at the new skating rink, ice sculpture demos, kiddie sledding, carnival games, snow painting, turkey bowling, pizza and warm beverages, warming fires with sweet treats , broom ball, archery target shoots, and a magic show. This is a FREE event. Sponsored by Oakland Twp Parks and Rec. Call 248-651-7810 for details.

Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 3p-5p
Milford MI Winter Festival – Milford Township Community Snow Day
Downtown Milford at Central Park
Enjoy hot chocolate, ice-skating, winter kayak sledding and more (weather permitting). Hosted by Milford Township.

Friday, February 12, 2016 through Sunday, February 14, 2016
Utica MI Winter Festival – Utica Ice Festival 2016
Downtown Utica MI
Enjoy ice sculptures, food and drink specials, live entertainment, carriage rides, open ice skating, and… FIREWORKS at Utica Memorial Park at 8:20p on Saturday evening. Hours are 4p-9p on Friday, Saturday from 9a-5p, and Sunday from 8a-noon. For more info, visit

Friday, February 12, 2016 through Sunday, February 14, 2016
Detroit MI Winter Festival – Motown Winter Blast 2016
Campus Martius Park (800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, Michigan)
Motown Winter Blast is Detroit’s celebration of winter experiences, dining, music and family fun. The three-day festival hours will be Friday from 11a-11p, Saturday from 11a-11p and Sunday from 11a-9p. Preview Winter Blast 2016 or visit the Motown Winterblast website or call 313-963-8418.

Saturday, February 13, 2016 from 11a-4p
Clawson MI Winter Festival – Fire and Ice with Spice 2016
Downtown Clawson MI
This annual event features fire breathers and jugglers, in addition to ice carvers creating custom designs and a Kids Craft Tent! Don’t forget to stay for the chili cook-off, the proceeds of which are donated to local charities. For more info, visit

Sunday, February 28, 2016 from 2p-6p
Southfield MI Winter Festival – Leap Year Winter Fest
Southfield Pavilion (26000 Evergreen Rd, Southfield, MI)
This free community event will feature an afternoon of food, fun and fireworks for the whole family, including: children’s games and crafts, inflatable obstacle course and moonwalk, Rosco the Clown, the Southfield Fire Department’s Fire Safety House as well as ice and wood carving demonstrations. The afternoon will top off with a special winter fireworks finale at 6:30 p.m. The event will also feature food available for purchase as well as free admission and parking. For more information, contact Southfield Parks & Recreation at 248-796-4620 or visit

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.

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