Best Grand Rapids Events Calendar for Families

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Open Wednesday-Friday 11am-8pm, Saturday-Sunday 11am-5pm.

Visit this grandtastic studio to paint your own pottery or wood art project!
Or create your own unique pot on a Potter’s Wheel in an instructor-led session! Available by appointment on select days.

Book your session today!
1971 E Beltline Ave NE Grand Rapids

8:30 PM
John Ball Zoo

IllumiZoo WildHues2021

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Wednesday-Sunday, September 3 - November 14, 2021

IllumiZoo Wild Hues at John Ball Zoo! Get your tickets now for a nighttime journey exploring our connection to wildlife and wild places through an illuminated landscape of nature drenched with vibrant colors and sounds! Every Wednesday-Sunday evening September 3-November 14
$20 (adults); $13 (ages 3-12); ages 2 & under Free
1300 Fulton St W Grand Rapids 49504

6:00 PM
Grandville Calvin Christian High School

Calvin Christian SQUIRE Logo

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October 26, 2021 | 6pm OR 7:30pm
Calvin Christian High School’s showcase event for area middle and high school students.
Join us to experience the amazing opportunities that await students at CCHS! Enjoy student-led tours, department presentations on our rich, faith-integrated curriculum, meeting guidance counselors, teachers, coaches and club sponsors, and so much more!
3750 Ivanrest Avenue SW Grandville 49418

1:30 PM
Tarry Hall Roller Skating Rink

Tarry Hall Kids Halloween parties

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October 30, 2021 | 1:30-4:30pm AND 6:30-9:30pm
Come skating with us this Halloween for a costume contest, candy scramble, spooky selfie station, games, and prizes!
Costumes welcome but not required, all ages may join us for this family friendly event! Bring your own skates or rent ours.
$8 Admission, $2 roller skate rental, $3 rollerblade rental, parents are only $5 which includes free rental!
3330 Fairlanes Ave SW Grandville 49418

10:00 AM
New Community Church

ISJ Craft Show

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November 6, 2021
Join us at our annual Fall Craft & Vendor show at New Community Church, sponsored by ISJ Academy.
Featuring your favorite local artisans and vendors. Come join inside the gym at New Community!
This is a great way to kick off your Christmas shopping! See you Saturday, November 6th.
2340 Dean Lake Ave NE Grand Rapids 49505

9:00 AM
Georgetown Bible Church


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November 6, 2021
A conference for moms of newborn-school age children. Lunch included. Child care if needed.
Ever feel like you are the only mom who doesn't have it all together? At IGNITE we want you to know you are not alone! Come join us- refresh your spirit & revive your parenting.
Tickets are $15.
4114 Baldwin St. Hudsonville 49418

6:15 PM
Bissell Tree House at John Ball Zoo

Join Alles Law GRKIDS for a FREE FUN Parents Night Out in the Bissell Tree House

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November 16, 2021
FREE EVENT! Planning workshop with charcuterie board and holiday cocktail making demos. Mexican meal + nonalcoholic drinks provided!
Do you have a plan in place in the event of an untimely death? Choosing a guardian for your children, writing down any final wishes, and thinking about a future you aren't part of can be hard. But creating an estate plan doesn't have to be! The attorneys at Alles Law are hosting a Night Out to go over important information all parents need to know to protect their children's future.
1300 Fulton St. W Grand Rapids 49504

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Grand Rapids Events for Families

Looking for things to do in Grand Rapids today with your family?

You just found the best kids calendar for West Michigan! Add these family-friendly activities to your calendar.

This is where you’ll see kids’ events in Grand Rapids today and for upcoming dates.

Find things to do with this family-focused West Michigan and Grand Rapids events calendar for families.

From festivals to classes to concerts to workshops – find an event your whole family will love.

This event calendar covers communities across West Michigan, including Grand Haven, Ada, Zeeland, Rockford, the City or GR, Kentwood, Holland, Caledonia, Muskegon, Hudsonville, or Lowell. It’s organized by day so that you’ll be able to find a Grand Rapids event for your family quickly and easily.

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2 thoughts on “Best Grand Rapids Events Calendar for Families”

  1. Hello. I plan to be in the Grand Rapids area this summer. I understand that they have a Polish festival every year. When/if it will be going on this summer, and location. Any help is appreciated. Thanks.

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