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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.

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

By | 2018-07-11T17:28:36+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Categories: Free, Guides- travel, Travel, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families, Travel Michigan|

Where Float Your Boat (or Tube or Kayak or Paddle Board) with Kids Around Grand Rapids

By | 2018-06-19T09:22:47+00:00 June 19th, 2018|Categories: Guides, Summer, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families, Travel Michigan, Water Activities Outdoor|Tags: |

10 Ways to Spend a Day with Kids in Downtown Grand Rapids

By | 2018-06-18T19:15:09+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Categories: City of GR, Communities, THINGS TO DO, Toddler (12-36 months), Travel, Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families|Tags: , , |

Versluis Park in Plainfield Twp is Your Beach when you Don’t want to Drive to the Big Lake

By | 2018-05-14T20:14:17+00:00 May 13th, 2018|Categories: City of GR, Northwest (Walker, Sparta, Coopersville, Comstock Park), Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families|Tags: |

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

By | 2018-05-06T16:23:36+00:00 May 6th, 2018|Categories: Guides, Northwest (Walker, Sparta, Coopersville, Comstock Park), Travel Grand Rapids Tips for Families|Tags: , |