March 28, 2019 | Story by: Nick Danowski
Whether you’re looking for things to do in the winter or a rainy day adventure, the Brighton-Howell Area in Southeast Michigan has you covered. Check out our guide to indoor fun in the Brighton-Howell Area:
The world’s first indoor trampoline park – need we say more? Kids and kids-at-heart can jump to their heart’s content at Sky Zone Trampoline. Play Ultimate Dodgeball and go for huge dunks in Skyslam, or bounce around foam and freestyle jump zones! Check out all their attractions & programs.
The Arcade is exactly what it sounds like – except you don’t need quarters. Play over 200 arcade games and pinball machines for just one flat price. Gamers of any age can experience some of the greatest coin-operated classics including Atari®, Sega®, Williams®, Midway®, Bally®, Stern Pinball®, and Gottlieb®. Visit their Facebook page for more information!
Is shopping your cardio? Then head to Brighton-Howell area, where you can spend days experiencing all the shopping opportunities. There are great options in every town nearby, and Tanger Outlets, with over 60 brand name stores, and Livingston Antique Outlet, with over 33,000 square feet of antiques, are outings in themselves.
Puzzled Escape is downtown Brighton’s escape room. Solve puzzles, break codes, and unlock the key to escape rooms. Put yourself and your friends to the test with fun and complex challenges in themed-room likes The Laboratory and The Apocalypse.
Beat those rainy daily blues in Whitmore Lake at the Destruction Depot: Rage Room! Choose from numerous items like dishes, laptops, TVs, and glasses to break with your choice of a tool! You can also work with the staff and bring in your own items to ensure a perfect release of pent-up feelings. Suit up for safety! The Destruction Depot requires safety gear so you can get your rage on unscathed.
Castaway Play Cafe is a must-stop for families looking for fun! Home to the largest indoor play structure in Michigan with 5 levels, 4 giant slides, and an enclosed bridge. Your kids will also love the arcade where they can earn prizes, the state-of-art laser tag, and the indoor bounce structure. For the younger children, there’s a toddler play area as well. Make your kid’s party perfect with their birthday packages!
Aim for a strike with family & friends, book a private party with one of their packages, or join a league at Brighton Bowl! You also can grab a drink at the bar, try out their arcade machines, and go for a game of pool at one of their many tables.
Trapped inside and feeling adventurous? Then Iron Grip, a gym dedicated to training for ninja warrior, the competition made popular by the tv show, is perfect for you. There’s over 5,000 sq. ft of obstacles and the gym stresses safety with routines modifiable to different fitness levels. Kids ages 6-12 even have their own separate area. Learn about their open gym policies and their range of classes!
Try your hand at replicating a featured painting while enjoying a glass of wine at Paint & Pour! You’re encouraged to explore your creativity in a stress-free group setting. Learn color mixing, brush techniques, and basic art theory – with frequent sip breaks, of course! Check out their upcoming events to register online.
Even if you’re not looking for outdoor fun, there are plenty of reasons to make the trip to the Brighton-Howell area. Couples out for weekend entertainment, families seeking a place to play, teenagers looking things to do, and grandparents taking their grandkids on a weekend getaway will all find a unique activity. Be sure to sign up for our newsletter to stay updated on all our offerings!
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