Top 5 Local Things to Do this Week! July 13 - 19

By Krista Nesbit, Publisher, Macaroni KID Lake Orion - Rochester Hills - Oxford July 12, 2023

July is flying by but don't worry, we've got your summer plans mapped out so you can soak up all the FUN that Lake Orion, Rochester Hills, and Oxford have to offer. 

These are Macaroni KID Lake Orion - Rochester Hills - Oxford's picks for the five things to do with kids this week. Click on the links for all the details:

1. Oakland County Fair at Springfield Oaks
The fair ends Sunday so if you haven't been yet, now's your chance! Each day has a fun-filled agenda so be sure to check their calendar. Tickets for parking and grandstand admission can be bought on site.  

2. DANCIN' IN THE STREET Downtown Rochester
There will be some swingin’ and swayin’ in Downtown Rochester on Friday at 6pm! Bring the whole family to enjoy live music featuring the band Your Generation, a Taste Fest from local Rochester eateries, a beer and wine tent sponsored by Rochester Corner Bar and more!

3. Wet and Wild Wednesdays
Wednesday at noon, slide over to the Museum for some summer fun! You’ll find entertainment, two huge slip and slides, a Rochester Hills Fire Truck, cool sprinklers for little kids, wading in Stoney Creek and water activities sponsored by the Clinton River Watershed Council. No registration required, $5 each.

4Food Truck Fridays with Showcase Performance!
Friday from 5-9pm, The Village of Rochester Hills will host a variety of savory and sweet food trucks and showcase performances by local talent in Festival Park. BRAVO Italian Kitchen will also be hosting a Mobile Bar for guests who would like to purchase alcoholic beverages to enjoy in Festival Park during the performances. There will also be lawn games and sidewalk chalk each week. Bring your appetite and your lawn chairs and blankets as you enjoy some free quality entertainment outdoors.

5. MOVIN’ & GROOVIN’ at the Village
Wednesday at 10, bring your little ones to The Village to boogie down! North Oakland Dance Company will be out in Festival Park entertaining folks of all ages. Experience the love of dance and learn proper techniques and moves that will have you coming back for more week after week.

You can see this week's other local events here! 

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