Blue Week, May 14-21


Celebrate the Oak Openings Region

This annual celebration of spring will be bigger and better than ever.

From bike rides and hay rides, to guided hikes and demonstrations by local experts, there is something for everyone.

Join the Green Ribbon Initiative partners to explore and learn about this amazing region and have fun doing it.

What’s Happening

Family Activities

Native Plant Sale

Guided hikes and Programs about butterflies, birds, bats, wildflowers

[Blue Week programs]

Metroparks one of the member organizations of The Green Ribbon Initiative. Promoting the value and supporting the preservation of the Oak Openings Region through community engagement,education and the development of a sense of place.

Learn more and stay up to date on all the Oak Openings Blue Week events by visiting