Starting Aug. 3, the Oakland County Business Association will host Fun First Fridays at . The event will take place on the first Friday of each month from 12-6 p.m. for the remainder of this year.
Proceeds will benefit Michigan individuals who are disabled.
The event includes an open house in which local businesses from Novi, Wixom and Farmington Hills can set up booths and interact with members of the community by passing out promotional items or food samples.
There will also be a variety of activities, arts and crafts, entertainment and events to participate in, including Adopt-a-Pet, the Farmer’s Market, a talent show, face painting and bowling.
The first Fun First Friday event on Aug. 3 will include the following:
All Michigan moms will have the opportunity to both buy and sell gently used children’s items at the Mom-to-Mom Sale. Whether your child has outgrown their clothes and toys or you’re in need of new items for your own child, all Michigan moms are encouraged to participate. Those interested in attending or reserving a table to sell their items, please visit FunFirstFridays.com or send an email to AtriumOfNovi@mail.com.
Michigan Made Arts, Crafts & Jewelry Show
All Michigan artists, crafters and jewelry makers are invited to exhibit their work in the Michigan Made Arts, Crafts & Jewelry Show. Whether it’s paintings, jewelry, photography, pottery or body lotions, all forms of art will be represented at the show. Those interested in attending or being an exhibitor, please visit FunFirstFridays.com or send an email to MichiganArtsCraftsShow@gmail.com.
Superstar Talent Show
All Michigan bands, singers, musicians, dancers and comics are invited to showcase their talents in the Michigan Superstar Talent Show. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or seeking that right opportunity to showcase your hidden talent, all acts are welcome on this stage. Attendees are expected from all over Michigan. Those interested in attending or participating in the talent show, please visit FunFirstFridays.com or send an email to MichiganSuperstar@gmail.com.
Editor's Note: This article was updated to reflect the change in venue from the Atrium of Novi to Novi Bowl.