Whether in the sun or a museum, these events cater to kids and adults.
Miranda S. Miller
Extreme Science Night June 19, 7-11:30 p.m.; $24, $85 for a family four-pack Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave.,Cleveland, 216-694-2000, greatscience.com
Fun for – Fathers who’ve been forbidden to blow up fruit in the house When GLSC shares the lab with wannabe scientists, things are bound to get messy. Exploding watermelons, slime-making, and egg-dropping from three stories is only part of the fun.
Going Global Family Day June 27, 12:30-4 p.m.; Free Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Blvd., 888-262-0033, clevelandart.org
Ice Cream Weekend July 10-11, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $6, discounts for children and seniors Lake Metroparks Farmpark, 8800 Chardon Road, Kirtland, 440-256-2122,lakemetroparks.com
Fun for –City Slickers Lookin’ to make a break from your boomtown ’burb? Ditch that briefcase, and head to the farm for a day to try your hand at cow milking, ice cream making and pony riding.
Pajama Party and Snooze at the Zoo July 24, 6-9 p.m.; $12, $14 children, additional cost to stay overnight Akron Zoo, 500 Edgewood Ave.,330-375-2550, akronzoo.org
Cleveland National Air Show Sept. 4-6, gates open at 9 a.m.; $19 advance, $21 at gate, discounts for children Burke Lakefront Airport, 1501 N. Marginal Road, 216-781-0747,clevelandairshow.com