This rental home includes things for play; Bocce ball, croquet, and a great yard. Things to enjoy with the family indoors; Board games, A/C, linens, all in this home in northern Michigan. Rents from Sunday to Sunday during the summer and would love to have you come stay in the fall too! Type: Home The Thumb also has many German-themed restaurants where you could try a dinner of bratwurst topped with grilled onions and bell peppers served with sauerkraut, potato salad and apfelstrudel. Breakfast is a popular meal in this region of Michigan.Probably one of the best things to do in Michigan with kids is to check out the extensive variety of animals at the Detroit Zoo. With over 230 species of animals including mammals, reptiles, birds, and amphibians, the zoo provides home to the widest range of animals from penguins, camels, giraffes, and gorillas to bears, snakes, lions, and foxes.Autorama, Art Markets, Holland Tulip Festival, Cider Week, Blessing of the Bikes and so many more fantastic Michigan festivals, events and things to do!