Excitement soars as the 2017 Oakland County Fair prepares for its grand opening at Springfield Oaks County Park in Davisburg. The fair, which opens July 7th and runs through July 16th, is presented by Oakland County Parks and features a wide range of 4-H events, musical acts, and amusement park thrills.
Wristbands and tickets are available online and at the gate. Tickets grant visitors access to all areas of the fair: from the roller coasters to the racing pigs.
Friendship blossoms between two dogs as they find their way back home; a ragtag team of misfits sidesteps authority to save the galaxy; three women combat prejudice and adversity to reach the stars; a group of local animals find their voice.
These hit films, The Secret Life of Pets, Rogue One, Hidden Figures, and Sing, make up the 2017 program for Rochester’s annual Movies in the Moonlight. The event, which runs for four consecutive Saturdays, beginning July 15th, is an opportunity for the community to come together and enjoy movies that inspire, entertain, and provoke thought in viewers of all ages.
Community movie nights are a summer staple across Oakland County: from Southfield’s Movie Under the Stars at the Municipal Complex to Movie Nights in Milford’s Central Park. With so many movies and community settings to choose from, there’s something great for everyone.
Want to find a movie in a community near you? Check out our list of this season’s lineup, then be sure to pick up some popcorn and enjoy the show!
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The 4th Annual Art Fish Fun Festival will be held on Saturday, June 10th, from 11am to 4pm in Beaudette Park, located at 786 Orchard Lake Road in Pontiac, Michigan. This free public event provides art and environmental educational activities for the entire family.
Jump, flip, twist, fly and even dance – everything you do here challenges gravity. It’s a playground like no other. With trampolines that take up 30,000 square feet of real estate covering the floors and walls, you will experience 360 degrees of fun.
Dive backwards into the giant Olympic-grade foam pits, try your luck at a high-flying basketball game or put together a next level dodge ball tournament, Airtime Trampoline and Game Park provides entertainment for a variety of age groups at all Metro-Detroit locations.
Oakland County residents can visit Airtime Trampoline and Game Park at either the Troy or Novi locations. They also have locations in neighboring counties, including Canton/Westland and Sterling Heights/Shelby.
What is Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum?
A Museum? A Fun House? Or a Arcade?
Since the 80’s (1980’s that is) Marvin’s collection of unusual mechanical works and coin operated machines has been a well traveled fixture in Farmington Hills.