Are you trying to trim your budget or save up for a major purchase like a home? We have good news. You can get your finances in order without resorting to living your life as a hermit. Check out these free — and almost free — things to do in and around Redford and get out of the house already!
Go to the Park
Redford is home to 15 beautiful parks, including a splash park, outdoor ice rink, skate park, tot lots, walking paths, and of course, wide open green spaces. If you can’t decide what to do with your time in Redford, grab a picnic lunch and head to a park to see what opportunities present themselves.
Hit the Library
Not only can you check out the latest spy thriller at the Redford Public Library, you can also bone up on your local history in the township’s local historic archives as well. The expansive collection includes historical documents from the town’s charter, as well as digitized copies of the Redford Observer dating back more than 60 years.
Location: 25320 W. Six Mile Road, Redford, MI
Head to the Craft Mall
The Town Peddler Craft and Antique Mall is a great place to pick up treasures for your home. Even if you aren’t looking for ways to spend money, this Livonia shop can help you while away a few hours. You’ll find vintage items, hand-made crafts, and one-of-a-kind gifts you won’t see anywhere else.
Location: 35323 Plymouth Road, Livonia, MI
Visit Mill Race Village
A living history museum operated by the Northville Historical Society, the charming Mill Race Village is open year-round to visitors, with the exception of when they’re hosting a private event. The buildings are open from June to October with knowledgeable docents happy to answer your questions.
Location: 215 Griswold St., Northville, MI
Wander the Rust Belt Market
The Rust Belt Market in Ferndale is filled to overflowing with kitsch, crafts, and local artworks, making it the perfect place to pick up a unique gift or just while away a few hours browsing. There are more than 50 retailers here, so you’re bound to find something that inspires.
Location: 22801 Woodward Avenue, Ferndale, MI
Let Public Service Credit Union Help
Whether it’s things to do in Detroit, or information about affordable loan packages, we’re here to help. Stop by one of our PSCU branches today or give us a call and see what we can do for your finances.