WIN! Two Night Stay at Sierra Sands Family Lodge

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 Family Lodge your home for your visit to […]

By |May 22nd, 2016|Categories: General, Summer, Travel, Travel Michigan, WIN|99 Comments

WIN! Summer Camp at MVP Sports Club

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 summer camps!

MVP offers Mini Camp for ages 3-6 ($140) and […]

By |May 16th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|33 Comments

WIN: A FREE Silver Lake Weekend Getaway!

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 amazing curb appeal, and an even more impressive […]

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

WIN! Camp Mud Class at The Mud Room

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Jenn!

“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|75 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!

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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

WIN! $500 Interior Design Package From Postbox Designs

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Tammy!

From the comfort of your couch, you can decorate your home with the help of interior design extraordinaire, Kristin Thompson of Postbox Designs!

Postbox Designs is interior design specializing in E-Design. The concept for Postbox Designs was born out of Kristin Thompson’s transition to staying home full time after […]

By |March 13th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|164 Comments

WIN! Sign Workshop at The Mud Room

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to our winner Amy!

“The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul.” -Uchtdor
You know those cute crafty projects you’ve been pinning on Pinterest all winter long, while you watch Netflix after your kids are finally asleep? I can’t be the only person that’s doing a lot […]

By |February 21st, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|90 Comments

WIN! Tickets to Sister Act at the Civic Theatre

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Theresa!

The Civic is one of the first community theaters in the country to produce “Sister Act – The Musical”!
Beat the winter blues and head to the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre to see the comedic sensation “Sister Act” brought to life as a musical. The musical features original […]

By |February 9th, 2016|Categories: WIN|95 Comments

WIN! GRPM Family Membership from Orchard Hill Preschool and Childcare

 35 Years of Caring for Grand Rapids Children
This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Kelly!

You get married, have a kid or two (or in West Michigan it’s more like you have four kids in five years!), then comes the difficult decision about child care and/or preschool for your littles.

If you are currently, shopping around […]

By |February 4th, 2016|Categories: WIN|59 Comments