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Visiting Grand Rapids with your family?

Want to find fun things to do with kids while you’re here?

Our Travel Grand Rapids section is for you!

Here, you will find articles outlining parent-approved picks for you and your family to enjoy while you are in Grand Rapids. From museum and festival guides, to roundups of places to eat, parks to visit, beaches to swim at or playgrounds to romp around, we have what your family needs for your next adventure.

Our team of local parents has worked hard to cultivate our coverage of things their families love to do in and around West Michigan, so you don’t have to do the work.

If you’re just in town for a few days, check out our Visitor’s Guide to Grand Rapids with Kids  for a three-day itinerary. Our event calendar is also full of daily things to do and covers the West Michigan Region.

Enjoy your visit!

Scroll down for access to our full library of article on things to do with kids in Grand Rapids.

Rebounderz Just Added LASER TAG (After Ninja Warrior, Trampolines and Virtual Reality) – What’s Next??

By |2019-07-30T10:57:53-04:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Activity Centers, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families, West (Jenison, Grandville, Hudsonville, Jamestown, Allendale)|

Where to Float Your Boat with Kids, Including Rental Places and Boat Launches Around West Michigan

By |2019-06-09T16:13:24-04:00June 9th, 2019|Categories: Summer, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families, Travel Michigan, Water Activities Outdoor|Tags: |

Explore the Mitten State With These 101 Free Things to do With Kids in Michigan

By |2019-06-11T15:56:12-04:00May 28th, 2019|Categories: Free, Guides- travel, Travel, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families, Travel Michigan|

Petting Zoos, Farms and Other Places Kids can Interact with Animals Around West Michigan

By |2019-05-08T12:28:15-04:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: THINGS TO DO, Travel, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families, Travel Michigan|

7 Tips for Enjoying a West Michigan Whitecaps Game with Kids. Batter Up!

By |2019-05-07T14:21:32-04:00May 6th, 2019|Categories: Deal for Families, Guides, Northwest (Walker, Sparta, Coopersville, Comstock Park), SEASONAL, Summer, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families|Tags: , |

Favorite Grand Rapids Playgrounds and Parks – Use our Map to Find Your Next Outing!

By |2019-06-17T21:22:23-04:00April 16th, 2019|Categories: Free, Grandtastic Award, Parks, Play Fun, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families|Tags: |

25 Grand Rapids Staycation Ideas that Kids Will Dig

By |2019-03-25T14:40:37-04:00March 23rd, 2019|Categories: Deal for Families, Field Trip Idea, Museums, Play Fun, Spring Break, THINGS TO DO, Tours, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families|

Michigan Water Park Getaways Within a few Hours of Grand Rapids

By |2019-06-01T10:18:20-04:00March 19th, 2019|Categories: Spring Break Travel, Travel, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families, Travel Michigan|Tags: , |