Whirlyball ! Indoor Fun for Michigan Winter

So here is something different we tried: Whirlyball. I had never heard of that before, but it is a really fun activity to do. Whirlyball is a team activity. Each player gets a bumper car and a scoop to catch a ball. The goal is to put the ball into a kind of basketball hoop. I know…

Fowling ! An institution in Metro Detroit. 

I recently discovered this place, and I wasn’t disappointed. Fowling is a fun game where two teams try to knock out each other’s bowling pins with a rugby ball while drinking! It’s located in one of the less appealing area of Detroit though, so be sure to check the way before you go ! But…

Christmas fairs and events in Metro Detroit !

Christmas is around the corner! Holiday fairs and events are popping out all around the region. Here is a small list of events this November. Detroit Tree Lighting Ceremony Times : Nov. 18 at 5 p.m. and throughout the week end Cost : Free Place : Campus Martius Farmington Winter Artisan Market Saturdays in November and December…

Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle – Royal Oak Comedy Club

If you are looking for a fun night out, look no further ! The Royal Oak Comedy Club is the best place to have a laugh in greater Detroit. They have a great event calendar with artists coming from around the U.S. I really recommend that place for a fun night out with friends. Plus,…

Franklin Cider Mill

The Franklin cider mill has to be one of the cutest places on earth. It’s like you jumped to a set of Little house in the Prairie. The cider mill sells delicious donuts and apple cider that you can enjoy under the trees, watching the river. The little store  by the mill sells apple, corn,…

Rock Climbing in Metro Detroit

Winter is coming and we are all looking for some indoor fun. Well, here is an idea ! Rock climbing ! There is a pretty big community of climbers in South East Michigan. Ann Arbor and Madison Height both have great climbing halls called Planet Rock. I’ve personally tested their beginners class and it was pretty…

Out in Ferndale – 9 Mile Road

Ferndale is up and coming. If  you haven’t been there yet or if you are looking for a fun place to go out, this is the place ! 9 mile road offers a wide variety of restaurants  and bars that are all pretty cool. Two of them stand out for me though. We love going…

A rainy day in Detroit – Things to do

What to do during a rainy day in Detroit ? Well. there are many different opportunities depending on your interests. Shopping and pampering : while shopping isn’t exactly Detroit’s strong suits, do not underestimate the region’s potential for good deals! Great Lakes in Auburn Hills is a gigantic outlet mall with all your favorite brands…

Edsel and Eleanor Ford House

If you are wishing for a great visit wich includes a little bit of culture, history, architecture and amazing outdoor sights, you are in for a treat ! The beautiful Edsel and Eleanor Ford House is a must-see in the region. Edsel & Eleanor Ford House shows the home of a prominent American family during a…

Shopping Malls in Metro Detroit

Where do Detroiters go shopping ? Here is a list of my 3 favorite malls in Metro Detroit ! 1- Great Lakes Crossing Outlets We’ll start with the best deals in the region at the outlet mall of Auburn Hills. Address : 4000 Baldwin Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326 Number of stores and services: 185 Website :…

The Henry Ford Museum

Welcome to Detroit’s must see/do attraction. Get ready to dive into 3 centuries of history. Discover the first trains that were used to build the United States, the first tractors that settlers used to farm, the first cars that rode the streets. Become part of the Ford adventure ! Though this sounded a lot like…