WIN! Summer Art Camp At Grand Rapids Art Museum

Get Inspired This Summer at The Grand Rapids Art Museum
Have you been to the Grand Rapids Art Museum, located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids? Be sure to visit GRAM with your family this summer. Their admission is very reasonably priced and GRAM opens at 10AM Tuesday-Sunday.

BONUS: kids under 5 years old get in FREE […]

By |June 23rd, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|14 Comments

WIN! Grand Rapids Baby Photo Session + Captured in Clay Giveaway

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Marissa!

Have You Signed Up Yet for Grand Rapids Baby?

GRKIDS’ newest info hub is “Grand Rapids Baby” – a first year email series filled with relevant and LOCAL pregnancy and baby info. Delivered to your inbox for free.

Keep reading to learn more about our first year email series and hang […]

By |June 9th, 2016|Categories: General, Parent Info, Pregnancy-2, WIN|41 Comments

WIN! $250 Party Package from Humane Society of West Michigan

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Jill!

Did you know Humane Society of West Michigan offers purrfect birthday party packages?
The Humane Society of West Michigan has been helping animals in need for 130 years. As a pillar in our community, you may be familiar with the work HS of West Michigan does to rehabilitate […]

By |June 6th, 2016|Categories: Birthday Parties, WIN|57 Comments

WIN! Silver Lake Camping & Dune Ride Package

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Jessica!

Experience Beautiful Silver Lake From the Comfort of Silver Lake Resort & Campground
Silver Lake Resort & Campground provides each of their guests with a high quality camping experience. 

“We are more than proud to operate our campground and RV resort here, in one of the most coveted locations […]

By |June 1st, 2016|Categories: WIN|237 Comments

WIN! Two Night Stay at Sierra Sands Family Lodge

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Miriam!

Sierra Sands Family Lodge is your “Home Away from Home”
Sierra Sands Family Lodge is family-owned and operated by Bob, Marilyn and Sean Henry. They are proud of their beautiful lodge and the friendly environment they create for their guests.

The Henry family aims to “make the Sierra Sands […]

By |May 22nd, 2016|Categories: General, Summer, Travel, Travel Michigan, WIN|317 Comments

WIN! Summer Camp at MVP Sports Club

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Tamara!

Attention Parents: MVP Summer Camp Registration is Open!
You already know MVP Sports Clubs are the “premier health and fitness destination in West Michigan.” They have everything you can imagine for your active family including group exercise classes, tennis leagues, birthday parties, an outdoor aquatic center and incredible […]

By |May 16th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|125 Comments

WIN: A FREE Silver Lake Weekend Getaway!

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Katie!

Who wants to win a FREE weekend getaway to beautiful Silver Lake?

WestMichiganStays.com is back again giving away another two night stay to a lucky grkids reader. This time, they are offering a FREE weekend at their exquisite cottage in Silver Lake over June 3-5.

Cottage owner Mark Kemink promises […]

By |May 8th, 2016|Categories: WIN|370 Comments

WIN! Camp Mud Class at The Mud Room

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“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” – Albert Einstein
The Mud Room is bringing back their incredibly fun Camp Mud this summer for kids ages 7-15. Your budding artist can choose from any of their class offerings–Potters Wheel, Clay Sculpture, Wood Sign Painting, Paint Pottery, Glass Fusing and Canvas […]

By |May 3rd, 2016|Categories: WIN|76 Comments

What’s Best in Grand Rapids for Families? Vote NOW and Win Ice Cream!

Favorite Family Places Around Grand Rapids
We are getting ready to publish a list of our reader’s favorite places to play, eat and learn in greater Grand Rapids and we need your help! Last month we took nominations from you on the best of the best for kids and families around greater Grand Rapids and across […]

By |April 30th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|36 Comments

Mega Rodan + Fields Giveaway!

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Stephanie!

Transform Your Skin with Rodan + Fields
Do skin problems have you down? Maybe you’re frustrated with acne that you thought would be long gone by now. Perhaps, you’re struggling with eczema, blotchy skin, or signs of aging. Whatever skin dilemma you’re facing, Kerri Bielski, an independent consultant […]

By |April 26th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|81 Comments

WIN: A FREE Weekend Getaway in Pentwater!

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Sarah!

How incredible does a Pentwater getaway sound right about now?
WestMichiganStays.com is giving away a two-night stay to one lucky grkids.com reader at their Pentwater cabin for the weekend of Friday, May 20, 2016 – Sunday, May 22, 2016.

This lovely, newer log cabin with two private bedrooms and […]

By |April 3rd, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|555 Comments

WIN! Tickets to Freckleface Strawberry at Civic Theatre

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winners Sarah, Esther, Corrie, and Juli!

Children all feel self-conscious at times.
Freckleface Strawberry will help them learn that we are all special in our own unique way!
The children’s musical “Freckleface Strawberry” is coming to the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre and is a production you and your kids do not […]

By |March 31st, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|137 Comments

Win tickets to the new LEGOLAND Discovery Center!

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Samantha!
The first LEGOLAND Discovery Center opens in Michigan this week. And we have tickets to give away!!!

Before you hop into the car and make the 2ish hour drive to Auburn Hills, you should know:

Tickets must be pre-purchased online to guarantee entry to LEGOLAND® […]

By |March 22nd, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|60 Comments

Michigan Inspired Baby Names… Plus a Captured in Clay GIVEAWAY!

by April Hunt

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Megan!

So everyone and their brother in Michigan is either sporting a Smitten with the Mitten t-shirt or has a bumper sticker on their car.

But who are the truly diehard Michiganders? Who is truly Smitten with the Mitten?–Those who give their own kids a Michigan-inspired baby […]

By |March 20th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|50 Comments

WIN! Two Spots to Koetsier’s Kids Mini Garden Class

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Jennifer!

If you’re from West Michigan, you are probably already very familiar with Koetsier’s, a multi-generational family owned and operated greenhouse. Their goal is to provide homegrown quality and family-friendly customer service to all their patrons. Their plants have been carefully grown and hand selected. As they say, […]

By |March 15th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|118 Comments