Snorkel at this Michigan Shipwreck, a 2.5 Hr Drive from Grand Rapids

A Shipwreck Family Adventure Not far From Grand Rapids Over 100 years ago the cargo ship City of Boston went down off the shores of Lake Michigan. A terrible November snowstorm ran the ship into a sandbar in 1873 and the ship was lost… and left for people, generations later, to explore. When the ship wrecked it broke into pieces. Today, it lies in about 200 feet offshore in eight foot deep water. Shifting sands make exploring the wreck a hit or miss proposition; some days it is covered by sands and invisible, other days you can snorkel out and even stand on part of the ship’s remnants. ♥ sponsor ♥ Before You Swim, You Hike From the parking lot at Green Point Dunes Nature Preserve you will hike a little over a mile – over hilly, wooded dunes (watch
Read More


Calendar


A Mitten Adventure: We Wanna Be Yoopers!

Say Ya To Da U.P., Eh! My husband and I really want our kids to have an appreciation for the beautiful state we call home. Although we were not exactly
Read More

31 Days of AUGUST Summer Fun for Kids in Grand Rapids

SUMMER IN GRAND RAPIDS WITH KIDS – 2014 Wondering what to do when the summer heat hits? Follow our summer list of activities in greater Grand Rapids for kids and
Read More


Step Into the Cold With the Civic Theatre’s The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Aslan Comes to Life In This Student-Led Production Last night the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre and School of Theatre Arts presented The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe as part
Read More

Civic Theater Student Actors Rock It Out With Disney’s Latest Musical

My Kids Could Not Wait for Camp Rock: The Musical We have been counting down to this day for a while now…the opening night of Disney’s Camp Rock: The Musical
Read More


Disclaimer

We do our best at Grand Rapids Kids to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from user submissions, press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. We do our best to confirm details before they are posted here. Sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible, we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go. Grand Rapids Kids is in no way responsible for any problems that occur while participating in activities listed on the site, in the newsletter or on facebook.