WIN! Tickets to Sister Act at the Civic Theatre

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 music from Alan Menken, Tony and Oscar winning […]

By |February 9th, 2016|Categories: WIN|30 Comments

WIN! GRPM Family Membership from Orchard Hill Preschool and Childcare

 35 Years of Caring for Grand Rapids Children
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 to make this decision be sure to check […]

By |February 4th, 2016|Categories: WIN|51 Comments

WIN! Fit Mom Workout Package

This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner Kerri!

Become a Fit Mom
I’m in the throws of dealing with the stubborn baby weight, so shedding some pounds and getting fit is at the top of my 2016 resolutions list. Patty Lobbezoo, mother of four, totally gets the struggle to shed baby weight, but through the Beachbody […]

By |January 19th, 2016|Categories: WIN|111 Comments

WIN! Tickets to CARE Ballet’s Carnival of the Animals

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to our winners Stephanie, Katie, Amanda, and Rachel!

…your child’s favorite things wrapped into one ballet!
As parents, we all know how vivid our child’s imagination can be. For my 3 year old son, he usually vacillates between pretending he’s Super Man on a mission to save the world or he’s […]

By |January 16th, 2016|Categories: General, WIN|103 Comments

What did you Name Your Baby in 2015? Take our Survey and Win!

This post brought to you by Captured In Clay.

Captured In Clay helps you slow down time, if for just a moment.  Taking hand and footprint impressions lets parents freeze time in an adorable way.
As 2015 wraps up, we’d like to have some fun and create a list of popular and […]

By |December 21st, 2015|Categories: General, WIN|2 Comments

WIN! Cindy’s Suds Gift Set Giveaway

This post is sponsored by Cindy’s Suds.

This giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winner Janet!

Natural Skin Products Made by a Mom Who Cares
Have you heard about Cindy’s Suds? West Michigan parents love having this local option for natural skincare solution for their family’s skin. Owner Cindy Hanson, of Lowell, has been delivering safe products to West […]

By |November 29th, 2015|Categories: Health, WIN|86 Comments

Top Ten Local Finalists Named for Lee & Birch Mommy Makeover

This post is sponsored by Lee & Birch in Grand Rapids. 


Voting is closed for this contest. Thank you to everyone who supported these beautiful Mommies. The winner is…Jennifer Hayden! Come on back to grkids.com on December 8, 2015 to see her transformation.
Announcing the Top 10 Finalists for Lee & Birch’s Mommy Makeover
If […]

By |November 16th, 2015|Categories: General, WIN|24 Comments

WIN! A Christmas Story Civic Theatre Ticket Giveaway

This giveaway is sponsored by the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. All opinions are my own.

by Peg Theobald

For the first time ever, the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre brings the hilarious, holiday treasure A Christmas Story – The Musical to life!
Are you looking for a fun date night or family outing this holiday season? Look no further than the […]

WIN! Lee & Birch Mommy Makeover Giveaway

This giveaway is sponsored by Lee & Birch.

This giveaway is closed. To see which local Mommies made it into the Top Ten, please click here.
Win a complete Mommy Makeover valued at over $700!!
This might be grkids’ biggest giveaway yet. We’ve partnered with Lee & Birch and Salon Citrene to bring the ultimate Grand Rapids mommy […]

By |November 8th, 2015|Categories: General, WIN|14 Comments

WIN! MVP Birthday Party Package Giveaway

This giveaway is sponsored by MVP Sports Clubs. All opinions are my own.

by Peg Theobald

This giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winner Kelly!
MVP Party Package = Birthday Heaven
Your child’s birthday is fast approaching and you have absolutely no plans in place for a birthday party…yet. We’ve all been there.

Somehow each kid’s birthday is […]

Michigan-Shaped Captured In Clay Wall Art GIVEAWAY

This giveaway is sponsored by Captured In Clay. All opinions are my own.

by Peg Theobald 

This giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winner Kelly!
Captured in Clay Presents Michigan-tastic Wall Art
Does anyone else agree that Michigan is quite possibly the best of all 50 states?

Our great state is becoming quite the enviable domicile, although we promise not […]

By |October 12th, 2015|Categories: General, WIN|Tags: , , , , , , , |35 Comments

John Ball Zoo Goes Boo Ticket GIVEAWAY!

This giveaway is sponsored by John Ball Zoo. All opinions are my own.

This giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winner Jessica!

by Peg Theobald
Trick-or-treat at the annual JOHN BALL ZOO GOES BOO event. Plus, be treated to special animal activities, games, crafts, entertainment and over-the-top decorations for West Michigan kids.

And as an […]

By |September 29th, 2015|Categories: WIN|285 Comments

WIN! Sleepy Hollow is Coming to the Civic Theatre

This giveaway is sponsored by the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. All opinions are my own.

This giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winner Candace!

by Peg Theobald

Spooky, Silly Fun Brought to You by the Civic Theatre!
Fall is upon us and our kids are beginning to dream about caramel apples, Halloween costumes, corn mazes, and copious amounts […]

By |September 27th, 2015|Categories: WIN|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |95 Comments

WIN! One for Me, One for You MEGA GIVEAWAY Including Captured In Clay Tile, Photo Shoot, Gift Certificates and MORE!

*This giveaway made possible by Captured In Clay and other prize sponsors. We thank them for their prize donations!

This giveaway is closed.  Congrats to our winners Abby and Amanda!
Calling all Moms and Moms-to-Be!

This is a special “One for Me, One for You” giveaway, where an “already mom” nominates a mom-to-be… and when […]

By |September 20th, 2015|Categories: General, WIN|70 Comments

ArtPrize Safari Scavenger Hunt Lets You Win John Ball Zoo Tickets!

New this year! grkids.com has crafted a Safari Scavenger Hunt for families, adding a sense of adventure to your kids’ ArtPrize 2015 experience. And, if you post a picture of your family/child doing the scavenger hunt to Facebook, you could win a family four-pack to John Ball Zoo!
HOW IT […]

By |September 17th, 2015|Categories: ArtPrize, General, WIN|0 Comments