This article brought to you by Koetsier’s Greenhouse.All around West Michigan you can spot signs of spring. From the wonderful warming weather that gets us outside to play, to the plants blooming and blossoming at Koetsier’s, and the bunnies & egg hunts reminding us that Easter is just around the corner, spring has definitely sprung! […]
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For dining options, West Michigan boasts some fantastic finds! We’ve got our free & cheap spots, our favorite spots, the summer time outside eats spots, but what about the unique places to get a bite out? West Michigan, here’s your list:
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March is full of fun opportunities!
Flicks Family Films is back, as well as Weekend Morning Movies, and if watching a story wasn’t enough, you can hear one too. This March you can travel all over West Michigan to treat your kiddos to great story times, as story times are being held almost every day of […]
This information is updated for 2017.
Are your kids growing like weeds? Save money as you restock your child’s wardrobe!
Our extensive list of consignment sales in the Greater Grand Rapids Area is unparalleled. Consignment sales happen almost every month of the year and offer a great way to restock closets with gently used quality clothing at […]
February is awash with free and affordable activities for West Michigan. Fall in love with winter festivals, owl hunting, affordable days at the museums, great deals at the cinema, and great opportunities to play outside, plus many more.
And if the weather has kept you cooped up indoors too long and you need a change of […]
I’ve had visions of walking my kids to school or the bus stop since before I had kids. The dream is so idyllic and beautiful. I hear tales from moms all over Grand Rapids about how they greet their kids at the bus stop or the door with treats, or becoming bosom buddies with the […]
As Olaf says, “Winter is a great time to stay in and cuddle” …Boy, I sure miss summer! But with all that West Michigan has to offer during the dismal days of January, there’s no reason to be frozen with despair; in fact, there’s plenty of reason to rejoice. Ice skating, sledding, jam nights, Chinese […]
Are you looking for a little New Year’s Eve Fun for your family this year? We’ve got you (and your kids!) covered with 11 ways to celebrate. Read on to find cool, happening events all over West Michigan to help you ring in the New Year.
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Sure, you can set up a Nativity scene with figurines at home, but a live reenactment really makes the first Christmas tangible for your kids. You can find them throughout the month but a majority of Nativities will be happening the weekend of December 9.
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Live Nativity Roundup for Grand Rapids – […]
December seems to be all about the holidays. Grand Rapids Kids has you covered with multiple lists all over our site to help you have a merry and memorable holiday season, but if you’re looking for free December fun (or nearly free), this is your list!
From tree lightings to movies and craft shows to concerts […]
All through the year West Michigan libraries offer free and affordable fun for families. And during the holidays, they pull out all the stops. You’ll find West Michigan libraries are loaded with activities and holiday cheer, offering you and your family affordable ways to celebrate the season.
We’ve tracked down all the local holiday library fun in […]
November is more than just pumpkin pie, Thanksgiving, and Black Friday shopping and we’ve got the list to prove it. The GRAM and the GRPM are bursting with opportunities for free fun as is the Calvin Ecosystem. There’s also some really fun things happening out on the lakeshore this month that you might want to […]
If one thing is for sure, it’s that the weather on Halloween is always unpredictable.
With our handy Indoor Halloween Activity Guide we’ve got you covered, no matter when you plan to get your tricks and treats in.
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Give Kids the Halloween Thrill, Without the […]
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Whales: Giants of The Deep Have Arrived at GRPM
Grand Rapids Public Museum has a history of bringing awe-inspiring exhibits to West Michigan. Whales: Giants of the Deep will be an exhibit that kids will remember for the rest of their lives.
Making a splash on October 22, whales […]
Trunk or Treats Contain the Kids but Still Deliver the Candy
Are you ready for Halloween? Are you ready for hour-long excursions into the cold, and possibly wet, dark? If not, let our Trunk or Treat Roundup ease your excursions and hopefully shorten them!
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2016 Halloween Trick-or-Treat Times