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

Posted at 11:22 AM, Jun 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-06 13:16:00-04

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.