25 Great Places to Take the Kids Before Summer Ends
Before you know it, the summer will be over and the school year will be here. And for some children, it'll be here sooner rather than later...I mean, have you seen the back-to-school items on store shelves yet? Because I have.
Sorry, I know that summer coming to an end is a touchy and sad subject for some. Kids and their families spend so much time taking part in fun activities and vacation plans that it's hard to think about all that ending. But with summer coming to a close, you probably want to squeeze out as much fun as possible and really make the most of the time that's left. Don't worry, I've got your back.
Family Friendly Activities in Lansing and Beyond
I went in search of plenty of kid and family activities that you can take part in. And I kept lots of things in mind; location, type of activity, cost, and appropriateness for different ages. With those parameters in mind, I found 25 places in mid-Michigan and nearby that are perfect to take the kids before summer is over.
If you want to take advantage of going swimming before the weather prevents it, I've got you covered with multiple options. If your kids are into bugs, animals, and nature, there are plenty of zoo and garden options. Or maybe your kids really enjoy arts and crafts and learning, there are multiple museums that have hands-on activities for the kids. Take a look through the gallery below and see what activities you might want to put on the calendar before school starts.