Top Metro Detroit Events for April 2022

Spring is around the corner (we think), Easter is almost here and there are a TON of fun events coming up fast! Here are your Top Metro Detroit Events for April 2022!

If you've visited any big-box store lately, you’ve probably noticed that Easter is upon us. Between April 9-16 there are actually 19 different Easter Egg Hunts & Easter based events taking place throughout the Metro Detroit area for families to get out with the kids and enjoy a day together.

Our Top 3 recommendations include Bunnyville at the Detroit Zoo (sponsored by Kinder Joy) on April 15-16, the Easter Egg-stravaganza at Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill from 9am-3pm on April 10, and the Easter Egg Hunt & Lunch taking place at Paradise Park in Novi on April 16. 

See the full list of all 19 Easter Egg Hunt options with links and additional details below:

Detroit Zoo’s Bunnyville
April 15-16 from 9AM-3P
8450 W. Ten Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48067
https://detroitzoo.org/events/zoo-events/bunnyville/

Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill Easter Egg-stravaganza
April 10 from 9AM-3PM
17985 Armada Center Rd, Armada, MI 48005
https://blakefarms.com/event/easter-egg-hunt-bunny-photos/

Paradise Park Easter Egg Hunt & Lunch
April 16 from 11AM-1:30PM
45799 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
https://www.paradiseparknovi.com/events/annual-easter-egg-hunt-2022

Partridge Creek Mall Photos with Bunny
April 1-16 from 11AM-7PM
17420 Hall Rd, Clinton Township, MI 48038
https://bit.ly/PartridgeCreekPhotosWithBunny

Bunny Breakfast in Chesterfield Township
April 2 from 9AM-11AM
47275 Sugarbush Rd, Chesterfield Township, MI 48047
https://www.metroparent.com/events/bunny-breakfast-at-chesterfield-township-municipal-offices-in-chesterfield-township/

Adult Flashlight Egg Hunt at Longacre House
April 7-8 from 7:30PM-9PM
24705 Farmington Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48336
https://www.metroparent.com/events/adult-flashlight-egg-hunt-2/

Maybury Farm Eggstravaganza
April 9 from 10AM-1PM
50165 Eight Mile Rd, Northville, MI 48167
https://www.mayburyfarm.org/events

Heritage Park Easter Jamboree
April 9 from 11AM-2PM
1150 S. Canton Center, Canton, MI 48188
https://www.metroparent.com/events/easter-jamboree-at-heritage-park-in-canton/

Canterbury Village Eggstravaganza
April 9-10 from 11AM-5PM
2359 Joslyn Ct, Orion Township, MI 48360
https://www.metroparent.com/events/canterbury-eggstravaganza-at-canterbury-village-in-lake-orion/

Stoney Creek Metropark Easter Egg Hunt
April 9 from 11AM-2PM
4300 Main Park Rd, Shelby Township, MI 48316
https://www.metroparent.com/events/easter-egg-scramble-stony-creek-metropark-nature-center-shelby-township/

Shelby Twp Easter Egg Scramble
April 9 at 2PM
14975 21 Mile Rd, Shelby Township, MI 48315
https://www.metroparent.com/events/easter-egg-scramble-at-shelby-township-activities-center-in-shelby-township/

Bluestone Easter Egg-stravaganza
April 9 from 11AM-2PM

38935 Ann Arbor Rd, Livonia, MI 48150
https://www.metroparent.com/events/spring-easter-egg-stravaganza-at-bluestone-childrens-center-in-livonia/

Plymouth Manor Easter Eggstravaganza
April 9 from 11AM-1PM
345 N. Main St, Plymouth, MI 48170
https://www.metroparent.com/events/easter-eggstravaganza-at-plymouth-manor-in-plymouth/

Market Center Park Easter Eggstravaganza
April 9 at 12PM
13631 Eureka Rd, Southgate, MI 48195
https://www.metroparent.com/events/easter-eggstravaganza-at-market-center-park-in-southgate/

Hudson Mills Metropark Easter Egg Hunt
April 9 from 3PM-5:15PM
8801 N. Territorial Rd, Dexter, MI 48130
https://www.metroparent.com/events/easter-egg-scramble-hudson-mills-metropark-dexter/

Indian Springs Metropark Egg Scramble Along the Trail
April 16 from 10AM-3:45PM
5175 Indian Trl, White Lake, MI 48386
https://www.metroparent.com/events/egg-scramble-along-the-trail-at-indian-springs-metropark-in-white-lake/

Springfest at the Saline Recreation Center
April 16 from 11AM-12:30PM
1866 Woodland Dr. E, Saline, MI 48176
https://www.metroparent.com/events/springfest-at-the-saline-recreation-center/

Williams Nature Center Bunny Trail Egg Hunt
April 16 from 11AM-1:30PM
10069 E. Atherton Rd, Davison, MI 48423
https://www.metroparent.com/events/bunny-trail-at-williams-nature-center-in-davison/

Auburn Hills Community Center Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Bonnet Contest
April 16 from 12PM-2PM
1827 N. Squirrel Rd, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
https://www.metroparent.com/events/annual-easter-egg-hunt-bonnet-contest-at-the-auburn-hills-community-center/

 

For even more Easter Egg Hunts and Easter themed activities visit https://www.travel-mi.com/Michigan-Easter.html or https://www.oaklandcountymoms.com/easter-events-metro-detroit-24702/

 

Now on to the rest of this month’s events!

Ann Arbor will have quite a bit happening this month, starting off with FoolMoon on April 1. This year’s theme is Alice in Wonderland and will feature light-filled art & costumes, live music, great food and much more. Taking place on April 2, the widely known and popular Hash Bash returns for its 50th anniversary at the U of M campus. On April 3 FestiFools will be returning for a zany display of large puppets, music and fun for the entire family. 

FoolMoon
April 1 from 6PM-10PM
Downtown Ann Arbor
https://www.wonderfoolproductions.org/foolmoon

Hash Bash
April 2 from 11AM-11PM
913 S University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
https://www.annarbor.org/event/hash-bash/10468/

FestiFools
April 3 from 4PM-5PM
Downtown Ann Arbor
https://www.wonderfoolproductions.org/festifools



If you enjoy history, or just like nerding out on space exploration, there are two separate exhibits currently taking place that you can visit now until May 9th. Make your way out to the Cranbrook Institute of Science in Bloomfield Hills for Space: A Journey to Our Future, or head down to the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn for Apollo: When We Went to the Moon. If you enjoy Outer Space and running, don’t miss the Martian Marathon taking place on April 9 also taking place in Dearborn.

SPACE: A Journey to Our Future
Now - May 9 from 10AM-5PM
39221 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
https://science.cranbrook.edu/explore/exhibits/space

Apollo: When We Went to the Moon
Now - May 8 from 9:30AM-5PM
20900 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn, MI 48124
https://bit.ly/HenryFord_Apollo

Martian Invasion of Races - Earth
April 9
Dearborn, MI
https://martianraces.com/


Looking for something for the kids to do this month? Need some adult time? Drop the kids ages 5+ off at The Friendship Factory in Rochester Hills on April 5 for Encanto Fan Fiesta where they can enjoy crafts, games, lunch and more! Also, April 29 is Kids Night at The Hawk Community Center in Farmington Hills! Ages 5-11 can be dropped off where they can socialize and also enjoy pool activities! Pre-registration is required for both of these events.

Encanto Fan Fiesta
April 5 from 11AM-2PM
1659 West Hamlin Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48309
https://bit.ly/EncantoFanFiesta_FriendshipFactory

Kids’ Night at Hawk Community Center
April 29 from 6:30PM-9PM
29995 W. 12 Mile Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48334
https://www.metroparent.com/events/kids-night-the-hawk-in-farmington-hills/



For sporting enthusiasts, head to the Music Hall Amphitheater for Grand Slam Opening Day on April 8 to watch the Tigers take on the White Sox. Partake in the full bar, food trucks and enjoy the game from the large heated tent. Listen to the sounds of some of Detroit’s best DJs and play some games while you’re there!

Grand Slam Opening Day
April 8 at 9AM
350 Madison St, Detroit, MI 48226
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/grand-slam-festival-at-music-hall-amphitheater-tigers-opening-day-tickets-209823576967



From April 8-10 visit the Suburban Collection Showplace for the Home & Garden Show where you’ll find everything you need for both inside and outside your home. With over 20,000 square feet featuring hundreds of booths ranging from home improvement & services, decorating and landscaping, this is the place to find what you need and score some great deals!

Novi Home & Garden Show
April 8-10
46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374
https://www.novihomeshow.com/the-novi-home-and-garden-show-spring.html



Spring is in the air (well, almost) making this a great time to get outdoors! Visit Kensington Metro Park on April 16 from 8:30-9:30pm for an evening hike under the stars on trails illuminated by the full moon. Innovation Hills Park in Rochester Hills is also hosting an Adaptive Nature Hike designed for those with disabilities on April 21. This event is also wheelchair friendly!

Kensington Full Moon Hike
April 16 from 8:30PM-9:30PM
4570 Huron River Parkway, Milford, MI 48381
https://explorebrightonhowellarea.com/events/full-moon-hike/

Adaptive Nature Hike at Innovation Hills Park
April 21 from 5:30PM-6:30PM
2800 W. Hamlin Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48309
https://www.metroparent.com/events/adaptive-nature-hike-at-innovation-hills-park-in-rochester-hills/



Celebrate Earth Day this year on April 23 and learn how to make a difference at Walking Lightly Refillery Shop in Ferndale where you can check out their sustainable goods and take part in activities including making a recycled cotton tote, DIY seed bombs and more. Walking Lightly is dedicated to helping Metro Detroiters reduce plastic waste with refills of home and body goods both in-store and by delivery. Check them out!

Earth Day at Walking Lightly Refillery
April 23 from 10AM-4PM
1031 Hilton Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220
https://www.metroparent.com/events/earth-day-event-at-walking-lightly-local-refillery-zero-waste-store-in-ferndale/



Feeling blue has never felt so good! The Blue Man Group returns to the Fox Theatre in Detroit April 19-24. This phenomenal show brings a night full of music, drumming, comedy and pure entertainment. Also taking place at the Fox Theatre on April 30 is Madagascar the Musical! Either one of these shows are sure to be fun for the whole family! 

Blue Man Group at Fox Theater
April 19-24 at 7:30PM
2211 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201https://www.313presents.com/events/detail/blue-man-group

Madagascar the Musical at Fox Theatre
April 30 at 2PM
2211 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
https://www.metroparent.com/events/madagascar-the-musical/



Upcoming concerts!

The concert list in April is a little short, but there are still a few good names coming through that we feel are worth checking out. Our top picks are Jack White at the Masonic on April 8 & 9, Spoon at the Fillmore on April 18, Kaleo also at the Fillmore on April 27, and Bone Thugs-n-Harmony at the Sound Board Theater on April 28. All links below for tickets and additional information.

Jack White at Masonic Temple
April 8-9 at 7PM
500 Temple St, Detroit, MI 48201
https://bit.ly/JackWhite_MasonicDetrot

Spoon at The Fillmore
April 18 at 7PM
2115 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
https://bit.ly/Spoon_FillmoreDetroit

Kaleo at The Fillmore
April 27 at 7PM
2115 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
https://bit.ly/Kaleo_FillmoreDetroit

Bone Thugs-n-Harmony at Sound Board Theater
April 28 at 8PM
2901 Grand River, Detroit, MI 48201
https://bit.ly/BoneThugs_SoundBoardDetroit


If you prefer a night of comedy over music, get your laughs with Seth Myers or Lewis Black as they will each be in town performing their stand-up acts on April 29 at the Fox Theatre and the Fillmore in Detroit.

Seth Myers at Fox Theatre
April 29 at 8PM
2211 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
https://bit.ly/SethMyers_FoxTheatre

Lewis Black at The Fillmore
April 29 at 8PM
2115 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
https://bit.ly/LewisBlack_FillmoreDetroit



And that wraps up our top events for Metro Detroit taking place in April of 2022! Thank you for joining us and we hope to see you out and about this month. To make sure you don't miss our top things for May 2022, be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel to be notified as new content becomes available! https://www.youtube.com/c/MichaelPernaTV

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