Arbor Annie’s Carnival Weekend Picks June 23-25, 2017

The big event this weekend is the Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival. We love the Carnival and make time to visit every year.

Arbor Annie's Carnival Weekend Roundup - June 23-25, 2017

Arbor Annie’s Weekend Event Picks

The big event on the calendar this weekend is the Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival. They hosted us yesterday so that we could share a review and information with you. Don’t miss our review which includes information about construction detours.

2017 Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival

Of course Top of the Park continues. There are some fun KidZone tents and Sunday is Kids Night with a KidsRock concert and the movie is Secret Life of Pets. Get all the details in our Top of the Park Kids Guide.Top of the Park 2017 Kids Guide - Ann Arbor Summer Festival


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Temperatures dip a bit this weekend – the highs are in the low-mid 70s and Friday there is a forecast for rain. Cooler temperatures means the local pools, water parks, and spray grounds won’t be as crowded! 

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With rain in the forecast for Friday, it might be a good day to check out the new Colby Bounce in Briarwood Mall. My daughter and I visited it for our Wednesday Activity Review.

Colby Bounce - Slide

 

Friday Picks

Saturday Picks

Sunday Picks

Movies

New in theaters last week was Cars 3. My daughter had class event the night of the screening and we were busy last weekend, so I don’t have a review to share yet. However, don’t miss my interview with the Filmmakers from the Detroit Auto Show.

We do have reviews including parental guidance of several other shows still in theaters including Wonder Woman, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

Personally, our movie watching this weekend is going to include watching Avatar with our daughter. She is heading to Disney World on vacation with her grandparents soon and wants to see the movie before experiencing the new Avatar rides at Animal Kingdom.

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Looking Forward to Next Week

All Weekend Events

Friday, June 23, 2017

Date/Time Event
06/23/2017
All Day
Kids Eat Free
06/23/2017
10:00am-12:00pm
Camp Creativity - Ocean Adventures
at Michaels, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/23/2017
10:00am
Secret Life of Pets - Free Morning Movies
at Quality 16, Ann Arbor MI
06/23/2017
10:00am-1:00pm
Tot Splash
at Buhr Park Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/23/2017
10:00am-4:00pm
Wonder of Learning: Shifting Forms
at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
06/23/2017
11:30am-12:30pm
Music Within Therapy and Yoga Summer Camps!
at Metropolitan Speech and Sensory Center, Saline MI
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06/23/2017
12:00pm-12:30pm
Play the Kerrytown Chime
at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/23/2017
12:00pm-1:00pm
Tot Splash
at Veterans Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/23/2017
1:00pm-2:00pm
DIY Sharpie Cups
at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/23/2017
2:00pm-3:00pm
Straw Bridge Engineering
at Pittsfield Branch Library, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/23/2017
3:00pm-7:00pm
Dixboro Farmers Market
at Dixboro Farmers Market, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/23/2017
4:00pm-11:59pm

66th Annual Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival


at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor Michigan
We love the Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival. Be sure to check out our roundup post on the carnival. Plus, get the details on this year's event: Rides! Games! Food! Music! Fun for All! June 21-25, 2017 Have fun at the 66th Annual Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival held at Pioneer High...Read More
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06/23/2017
5:00pm-7:00pm
Board Game Night
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/23/2017
5:00pm-8:00pm

KidZone: Story Time Yoga


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Join in the fun at KidZone: Story Time Yoga. There will be fun yoga activities for kids. Each Tuesday-Sunday during the Ann Arbor Summer Festival, there is a KidZone tent at Top of the Park. Each night a different company/group provides the activities. All sessions are free. All of Today's Summer Festival Activities 
06/23/2017
5:00pm-9:00pm
Pets and Pajamas Movie Night
at Humane Society of Huron Valley, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/23/2017
5:00pm-11:00pm

Top of the Park Music


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Enjoy the music at Top of the Park. Music will be on both the Rackham Stage and the O&W Acoustic Stage in the Grove under the Bell Tower. Top of the Park kicks off each day at 5p, although the music may not start until 6p. Music typically does not start on...Read More
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06/23/2017
5:00pm-6:00pm

Top of the Park Retreat


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Join the Ann Arbor Summer Festival from 5-6p for a mind-body session every day (except Mondays) from June 9 through July 2. Retreat happens on the Power Center Lawn Activities include: Yoga, Tai Chi, Aikido, World Dance, Capoeira, and Hula Hooping. Schedule: June 9 - Ona Flow Vinyasa June 10 - Capoeira...Read More
06/23/2017
7:30pm-8:00pm
Spinning Dot Theatre presents "Sedna" at the Cross Street Block Party
at Sweetwaters Coffee & Tea Ypsilanti, Ypsilanti Michigan

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Date/Time Event
06/24/2017
All Day
Kids Eat Free
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06/24/2017
7:00am-3:00pm
Ann Arbor Farmers Market
at Ann Arbor Farmers Market, Ann Arbor MI
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06/24/2017
8:00am-1:00pm
Dexter Farmers Market
at Dexter Farmers Market, Dexter Michigan
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06/24/2017
8:00am-12:00pm
Saline Famers Market
at S. Ann Arbor St Saline, Saline MI
06/24/2017
8:00am-12:00pm
The Color Run Dream Tour
at Riverside Park, Ypsilanti Michigan
06/24/2017
9:00am-11:00am
Autism Swim Day
at Rolling Hills County Park, Ypsilanti Michigan
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06/24/2017
9:00am-1:00pm
Ypsilanti Farmers Market
at Depot Town, Ypsilanti Michigan
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06/24/2017
10:00am-3:00pm
Fairy Day!
at Nature’s Garden Center, Saline Michigan
06/24/2017
10:00am-1:00pm
International Mud Day Celebration
at Leslie Science & Nature Center, Ann Arbor MI
06/24/2017
10:00am-12:00pm
Kids Club: Morph Sea Creatures
at Michaels, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/24/2017
10:00am-11:00am
Pop Up Play: Nature Art
at County Farm Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/24/2017
10:00am-4:00pm
Science Fest: Bubbles
at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
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06/24/2017
10:00am
The Secret Life of Pets - Free for Kids Summer Film Series
at Emagine Saline, Saline Michigan
06/24/2017
10:00am-4:00pm
Wonder of Learning: Shifting Forms
at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
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06/24/2017
10:30am-11:00am
Play the Kerrytown Chime
at Kerrytown Market & Shops, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/24/2017
10:30am-11:30am
The Little Scientists Club
at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
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06/24/2017
11:00am
Storytime
at Bookbound Bookstore, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/24/2017
11:00am
The Rainbow Fish Storytime
at Barnes & Noble Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor MI
06/24/2017
12:00pm-11:59pm

66th Annual Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival


at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor Michigan
We love the Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival. Be sure to check out our roundup post on the carnival. Plus, get the details on this year's event as provided by the Jaycees below:   Rides! Games! Food! Music! Fun for All! June 21-25, 2017 Have fun at the 66th Annual Ann Arbor...Read More
06/24/2017
1:00pm-5:00pm
Creature Encounters - Crested Porcupines!
at The Creature Conservancy, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/24/2017
1:00pm-4:00pm
Crocheted Beaded Bracelets
at Traverwood Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/24/2017
2:00pm-4:00pm
Belle Meet & Greet
at Learning Express Toys of Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor MI
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06/24/2017
2:00pm
Free Dinosaur Tours
at University of Michigan Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/24/2017
2:00pm-4:00pm
Summer Splash Days
at Veterans Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/24/2017
2:30pm-3:30pm
Fabric-Covered Flower Pots
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/24/2017
3:00pm-4:00pm
Fanfiction Workshop for Teens
at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/24/2017 - 06/25/2017
4:00pm-10:00am
Great American Backyard Campout
at Leslie Science & Nature Center, Ann Arbor MI
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06/24/2017
5:00pm-8:00pm

KidZone: Apple Playschools: Make Recycled Instruments


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Kids can make recycled instruments at KidZone: Apple Playschools: Make Recycled Instruments with Apple Playschools. Then. they'll be ready to join in making the music at during the evening's concerts Each Tuesday-Sunday during the Ann Arbor Summer Festival, there is a KidZone tent at Top of the Park. Each night a different company/group provides...Read More
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06/24/2017
5:00pm-11:00pm

Top of the Park Music


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Enjoy the music at Top of the Park. Music will be on both the Rackham Stage and the O&W Acoustic Stage in the Grove under the Bell Tower. Top of the Park kicks off each day at 5p, although the music may not start until 6p. Music typically does not start on...Read More
🆓
06/24/2017
5:00pm-6:00pm

Top of the Park Retreat


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Join the Ann Arbor Summer Festival from 5-6p for a mind-body session every day (except Mondays) from June 9 through July 2. Retreat happens on the Power Center Lawn Activities include: Yoga, Tai Chi, Aikido, World Dance, Capoeira, and Hula Hooping. Schedule: June 9 - Ona Flow Vinyasa June 10 - Capoeira...Read More

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Date/Time Event
06/25/2017
All Day
Kids Eat Free
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06/25/2017
9:00am-11:00am
All-Girls Skate Instruction
at Ann Arbor Skate Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
06/25/2017
12:00pm-9:00pm

66th Annual Ann Arbor Jaycees Summer Carnival


at Pioneer High School, Ann Arbor Michigan
We love the Ann Arbor Jaycees Carnival. Be sure to check out our roundup post on the carnival. Plus, get the details on this year's event as provided by the Jaycees below:   Rides! Games! Food! Music! Fun for All! June 21-25, 2017 Have fun at the 66th Annual Ann Arbor...Read More
06/25/2017
12:00pm-4:00pm
Science Fest: Bubbles
at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
06/25/2017
12:00pm-4:00pm
Wonder of Learning: Shifting Forms
at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, Ann Arbor MI
06/25/2017
1:00pm-5:00pm
Creature Encounters - Crested Porcupines!
at The Creature Conservancy, Ann Arbor Michigan
🆓
06/25/2017
1:00pm-1:40pm
Dancing Babies with Dianne Dudley
at Westgate Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/25/2017
1:00pm-4:00pm
Log Cabin Day
at Parker Mill Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/25/2017
2:00pm
Free Dinosaur Tours
at University of Michigan Museum of Natural History, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/25/2017
2:00pm-3:30pm
GameStart Workshop: 3D Video Game Design
at Downtown Branch of AADL, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/25/2017
5:00pm-8:00pm

KidZone: Hebrew Day School Stained Glass Window Coloring Transparencies


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Kids can make their own stained glass windows using transparency sheets with pre-printed designs and markers at KidZone: Hebrew Day School - Stained Glass Window Coloring Transparencies. There will also be stickers and ribbons to add to the design and to hang the final creations. Each Tuesday-Sunday during the Ann Arbor...Read More
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06/25/2017
5:00pm-11:00pm

Top of the Park Music


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Enjoy the music at Top of the Park. Music will be on both the Rackham Stage and the O&W Acoustic Stage in the Grove under the Bell Tower. Top of the Park kicks off each day at 5p, although the music may not start until 6p. Music typically does not start on...Read More
🆓
06/25/2017
5:00pm-6:00pm

Top of the Park Retreat


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Join the Ann Arbor Summer Festival from 5-6p for a mind-body session every day (except Mondays) from June 9 through July 2. Retreat happens on the Power Center Lawn Activities include: Yoga, Tai Chi, Aikido, World Dance, Capoeira, and Hula Hooping. Schedule: June 9 - Ona Flow Vinyasa June 10 - Capoeira...Read More
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06/25/2017
7:00pm-8:00pm

Top of the Park: Kids Rock - Lucky Diaz & The Family Jam Band


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Sunday is Kids night at the Ann Arbor Summer Festival with Kids Rock Concerts sponsored by AADL. Tonight's concert is by Lucky Diaz & The Family Jam Band. Don't miss the other fun A2SF events that night:
06/25/2017
8:30pm-10:30pm
Dive-In Movie - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
at Fuller Park Pool, Ann Arbor Michigan
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06/25/2017
10:00pm-11:59pm

Secret Life of Pets: Top of the Park Movie


at Top of the Park, Ann Arbor Michigan
Did you see Secret Life of Pets in the theater? We didn't. Maybe we'll try to see it at Top of the Park. Ad: Don't forget to check out the full Top of the Park Movie Lineup. Also, don't miss the KidZone tents earlier in the evening. Each night's KidZone is sponsored by...Read More

 

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