As part of National Night Out, a national program designed to fight crime and drugs, the Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce and the Dearborn Heights Police Department have teamed up to offer area families a day of adventure and fun.
Family Fun Day: Business Adventure & National Night Out will be held from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 2.
Families have the opportunity to explore the area, visiting nearly 30 participating chamber member businesses for activities from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., all while collecting stamps that will be used to redeem prizes at National Night Out later that afternoon. Most businesses will host activities in addition to special incentive offers.
The activities continue from 4 to 7 p.m. at Van Houten Splash Park on Silvery Lane in Dearborn Heights, including bouncy inflatables for children, sponsored by the Dearborn Heights Kiwanis Club and the Dearborn Heights Rotary Club, “Happy the Clown”, a Trackless Train sponsored by Chief Financial Credit Union, a strolling magic show and musical entertainment.
Admission is $10 per car load. Each family member will receive a free game of bowling and shoes at Cherry Hill Lanes, 300 Inkster Road in Dearborn Heights, and a free game of miniature golf at Midway Golf, 22381 Van Born Road in Taylor. They also will receive a hot dog, chips, ice cream and water at Van Houten Park from 4 to 7 p.m.
To purchase a car pass or for more information, go to www.DearbornAreaChamber.org or call 313-584-6100.