Summer fun you can have for free at Beacon Park in Detroit

Posted: 11:22 AM, Jun 06, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-06 13:18:36-04
Summer fun you can have for free at Beacon Park in Detroit

What's better than regular fun? Free fun! 

Beacon Park officially kicks off its summer season series of free events this Friday, June 8.

Here's what to expect: 

Sunset Sessions

Vibe solo or with friends after work with local DJs mixing your favorite jams. To kick off the free summer series, SoundCream Airstream will provide music. 

Fridays, June 8 to September 8 

Time: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Night Markets

Check out an array of one-of-a-kind pieces brought to you by Detroit artisans, makers and entrepreneurs. There will be live music, lawn games, food and drinks. 

Saturdays, June 9 to August 25

Time: 7 p.m. to midnight

Family Fun Days

Bring the whole family to enjoy hands-on presentations, arts & crafts, inflatables, face painting and games.

Sundays, June 10 to August 26

Time: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Still looking for a Father's Day gift? On June 10, there will be a special make and take Father's Day crafts along with breakdancing demos and class with Motor City Street Dance Academy.

The park is located at 1903 Grand River Ave. in Detroit.