Top 5 Local Things to Do this Week! October 19 - 25

By Krista Nesbit, Publisher, Macaroni KID Lake Orion - Rochester Hills - Oxford October 18, 2023

Moms! ...Thursday, 10/19, we are hosting a special event just for you! Please join us at the Wooden Tulip Boutique inside Canterbury Village from 5:30 - 8pm for a Ladies Night Sip & Shop. There will be friendly networking, awesome giveaways, exclusive discounts, and yummy refreshments. Spread the word, bring your girlfriends!  

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. Drop-In Babysitting October Theme Nights!
Thursday night, drop your kids off at Eagle Creek Academy! They are having a special Halloween Monster Bash party from 6-8:30pm. Registration is required.

2Cranbrook Institute of Science and Art Museum FREE Third Thursdays
Thursday, visitors can receive free admission to Cranbrook Institute of Science from 5 to 8pm AND Cranbrook Art Museum from 11am to 8pm. Walk-ins are welcome! Please note that due to capacity limits, entrance is not guaranteed. This event is made possible by the courtesy of the Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan.

3. Trunk-Or-Treat BOO-A-PALOOZA at Clarkston Library
Don't miss this FREE event! Friday at 6pm, dress in your best costume and head to the Clarkston Library for trunk-or-treating! 

4. Trick-or-Treating and Malloween Event
Saturday head to Great Lakes Crossing for some SPOOKTACULAR family fun at their Malloween Event!
Trick-or-Treating from 11am-1pm
Family Fun Entertainment 1pm-3pm
The first 2,000 children in costume (12 years old and under) receive a goody bag to use for trick-or-treating throughout the mall. Visit the registration table located in District 7 near Peppa Pig World of Play starting at 10:30am to enter the sweepstakes and to receive goody bags and details on activities.

5. Spooky Stroll
Tuesday at 7pm, head to the Orion Township Public Library for this fun event! Grab a flashlight and take a delightfully spooky stroll through our woods. This stroll will have a scavenger hunt element and other fun fall frights. Spook level will be friendly for elementary age and up.  

When visiting events and local businesses, please tell them Macaroni KID sent you... and don't forget to tell all your friends!