JULY 2020 Events & Activities – Greater Grand Rapids

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Grand Rapids Events JULY

July is Sizzling With Summer Fun!

High summer is here!

Start the month off with parades and fireworks to celebrate the Fourth (we did manage to find a few still happening!)

After that, look to this July Event calendar of fun to keep the family entertained.

You’ll find live music, pie flights, classic cars, summer camps, outdoor movies, dining on the patio, outdoor drumming and yoga, beaches, and more to fill up your family’s month.

Making life even sweeter, many of these things are FREE!

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FEATURED EVENTS

Superhero Day at John Ball Zoo is Tues, Aug 4. Capes Encouraged!

Superhero Day at John Ball Zoo is Tues, Aug 4. Capes Encouraged!

August 4 @ John Ball Zoo
Superhero Day at John Ball Zoo is August 4, 2020 It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s Superhero Day at John Ball Zoo! Come dressed as your favorite superhero and ...
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Princess Day at John Ball Zoo is August 12, 2020

Aug 12 @ John Ball Zoo
Whether fairy or wizard, prince or princess, everyone is invited to come in costume to Princess Day on Tuesday, July 21st from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at John Ball ...
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Explore Your Educational Options at The Tutoring Center's Grand Opening Celebration - Sept 12

Explore Your Educational Options at The Tutoring Center’s Grand Opening Celebration – Sept 12

Sept 12 @ 5751 Byron Center Ave. SW, Wyoming
This family-friendly event will feature fun kids activities and games, center tours, raffles, prizes, and light refreshments. It will also include a ribbon-cutting ceremony with local business and government leaders ...
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  ONGOING • JULY EVENTS  


BRICKLIVE Animal Paradise 
John Ball Zoo- 1300 Fulton St W, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» June-August, 9am-6pm.
Features more than 40 life-sized animal sculptures created with over 1.8 million individually colored building bricks. Reserve your online ticket.


GRG Summer 1-4 Day Camp
1601 Galbraith Ave, STE 301, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
»  July 6-August 21
From the foam pits to the trampolines, gymnastics, or ninjas, campers will make memories that last a lifetime. Mon.-Fri. 1-4pm. $22.40/day.


Free Thursdays @ Muskegon Museum of Art 
296 W. Webster Avenue Muskegon, Michigan 49440
» Free admission all day (11am-4pm) every Thursday.


 JUL 1  •  W  

 All Day                                   

 9 am                                     

Ultimate Frisbee FREE Drop-in @ Wedgewood Park 🆓
3391 Wilson Ave, Grandville, MI 49418
» 4th-8th Grade. Come play Ultimate Frisbee! Experience it for yourself just by dropping in and playing! No experience required.

 10 am                                     

Therapeutic Play and Learn Video Zoom Q&A 🆓
» Comprehensive Therapy Center. Online event. Join us to talk live with our therapists via Zoom! Intended to complement our Online Therapeutic Play and Learn Groups.

 11 am                                     

Juggler Nick Thomas 🆓
» Georgetown Township Public Library. Online event. Shows include juggling, ball spinning, yo-yo’s, balloons, and more!

Pottery Painting @ Accidental Art
355 Northland Drive NE, Rockford, MI 49341 
» 11am-3pm. Pottery painting is fun for all ages! Call ahead to schedule your appointment.

 12 pm                                     

Babies Class Demo 🆓
» Joyful Sounds Music Studio. Online event. Connect with your baby and other new parents in a fun and meaningful way. Registration required.

 1 pm                                     

Drums for All! 🆓
» Kent District Library. Online event. Learn how to express yourselves musically and communicate using a language older than words.

 4 pm                                     

Virtual Vacation Bible School 🆓
» St. John’s United Church of Christ. A live Zoom class every Wednesday in July; VBS will include Bible stories, crafts, activities, songs and much more.

 7 pm                                     

Dancing on the Grand @ Waterfront Stadium 🆓
1 N Harbor Dr, Grand Haven, MI 49417
» Masks, social distancing, lawn chairs, water bottle — you know the routine. The municipalities are trusting us to comply. Donations appreciated.

 JUL 2  •  Th  

 All Day                                   

 9:30 am                                     

Ottawa County Parks Summer Camp: Early Sprouts 
Hager Park- 8212 28th Ave, Georgetown Twp, MI 49428
» Ages 3-5 with a caregiver. $5. Camp includes class time, a hike, and a craft. Registration required.

 12 pm                                     

Relax at Rosa: J.Rob & Bedrock The Foundation 🆓
135 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» FREE lunchtime entertainment series happening every Thursday. Attendees are encouraged to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Hand sanitizer stations will available for use on-site.

 2 pm                                     

Celebrate Eagles @ the Outdoor Discovery Center
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» The whole family is invited to meet our national symbol in the feather. See bald eagles and the golden eagle. Learn about what these awesome animals like to eat, where they live, and how strong they are. $6 per person, $4 for members

 3 pm                                     

Virtual Dungeons & Dragons for Teens 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. For ages 13 – 18. 5th Edition! Join us on the Roll 20 platform – free!

 6:30 pm                                     

Jammin’ with Wendy & DB 🆓
» Kent District Library. Online event. Hear songs off their new album Hey Big World while being silly, moving, jumping and singing!

 JUL 3  •  F  

 All Day                                   

 8 am – 5 pm                             

Patriotic Pie Party @ Moelker Orchards
9265 Kenowa Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49534

» Join us for a patriotic celebration of our handmade pies!
Cost: $5.50 per flight.

We will be offering a pie flight with slices of cherry, peach, and blueberry pie (red, white, & blue!) along with your choice of ice cream or whipped topping. Flights available while supplies last. We will also have fresh-made donuts, coffee, & muffins available! NOTE: If you would like a whole baked or frozen pie, please order ahead by messaging us.

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 11 am                                     

Banquet for the Birds @ the Outdoor Discovery Center 🆓
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» 11am-12:30pm. Stop by the De Witt Birds of Prey Center during this open house style program and watch a naturalist feed our resident raptors.

 12 pm                                     

CANCELED: Dorr’s 4th of July Celebration 🆓
1842-1846 142nd Ave, Dorr, MI 49323
» 12pm-Dusk. Food booths, carnival rides, craft show, flag-raising ceremony, live music, Movie in the Park at dusk.

 1 pm                                     

Fridays at the Farm @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Work together on a unique cooperative quilting project and with a variety of “chore-challenges.” Special farm inspired stories, games, music and more.

 5 pm                                     

Nelis’ Dutch Village 50’s Night with Delilah DeWylde
12350 James St, Holland, Michigan 49424
» 5pm-8pm. Join the fun at Nelis’ Dutch Village with a 50’s night! Cars from 40’s & 50’s welcome.

FireRock Fireworks
7177 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Caledonia, Michigan 49316
» 5pm-10:30pm. Reserve a table on the patio for a perfect view of the fireworks, or you can enjoy the buffet indoors then find a spot on the lawn to listen to the live music and watch the fireworks display after your meal

 6 pm                                     

Fun w/ STEM Fridays @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» 6-10pm. Explore virtual environments, use bricks to build contraptions, learn to code and build robots!

 7:30 pm                                     

Green Lake Boat Parade & Fireworks 🆓
Green Lake, Reus Beach
» Decorate your boat patriotically (prize for best decorated) and cruise around the entire lake before the fireworks. Fireworks are shot off from the Reus beach in the big lake (NW corner) at dark.

 8 pm                                     

Red, White and Blue Night Climb @ TreeRunner
2121 Celebration Dr NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525
» 8pm-11pm. Glow Night returns! Join us as we celebrate the 4th of July in the forest. The park is set to glow with color arches, LED sequence lighting, lasers, and other brilliant fares. All paid climbers will receive glow attire.

 9:30 pm                                     

CANCELED: Dorr Movie in the Park: CARS 🆓
1842-1846 142nd Ave, Dorr, MI 49323
» Bring your lawn chair or blanket to watch Disney CARS in the Park. Movie will be begin at dusk/dark.

 10 pm                                     

Fireworks @ Campau/Kettle Lake 🆓
Campau Lake, 8900 66th Street, Alto, Michigan 49302
» Let’s celebrate FREEDOM! Our annual fireworks show is ON for 2020. Donations welcome.

 JUL 4  •  Sa  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

Hollyhock Lane Parade 🆓
Ottawa Hills Neighborhood, Grand Rapids, MI
» This year’s parade comes to you with a few changes: For safety reasons, the children’s decorated bike sections will NOT be offered this year. Cookies, candy, popsicles, and beverages will not be handed out. Masks are Mandatory.

 9 am                                     

City of Kentwood 4th of July Parade Throughout the City 🆓
Kentwood, Michigan
» 9-11:30am. A fleet of City vehicles will parade throughout the community as a way to celebrate Independence Day safely in lieu of our traditional Fourth of July Celebration this year. Parade route. Please enjoy the parade from the nearest street to their home on the route while physical distancing from others outdoors.

 10 am                                     

Independence Day @ Boulder Ridge
8313 Pratt Lake Ave SE, Alto, Michigan 49302
» 10am-6pm. Celebrate the 4th at Boulder Ridge Wild Animal Park!

Independence Day Mini Cruise 🆓
Allendale, Michigan
» Celebrate Independence Day with a mini Cruise! Come out with your classic, your decorated daily driver or just watch from the sidelines as we make a few passes up and down Lake Michigan Dr. between 48th and 68th ave.

 10:30 am                                     

Grandville 4th of July Flyover 🆓
Grandville, Michigan 49418
» The Hooligan Flight Team will be doing an extended flyover from 10:30-11am, flying an extensive grid pattern over the city. There is no public gathering area for viewing. Residents are encouraged to view from their homes, or where there is a clear view of the sky over the City of Grandville, while practicing social distancing.

CANCELED: Dorr’s 4th of July Celebration: Parade & Fireworks 🆓
1842-1846 142nd Ave, Dorr, MI 49323
» 10:30am-Dusk. Parade at 10:30, Fly-over, food booths, carnival rides, ox roast, tractor pull, live music, Fireworks at dusk.

Coding & Robotics Class @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» Self-paced program- learn coding, robotics, and engineering principles.

 11 am                                     

Fun on the Fourth Celebration @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» 11am-2pm. Show your patriotic spirit by participating in a variety of engaging Independence Day activities.

2020 Independence Day Parade for East GR Residents 🆓
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» 11-11:45am. Public Works and Public Safety vehicles will travel 4.5 miles of EGR’s main roads, passing through each of the City’s neighborhoods. Please stay near your home and not gather along Wealthy Street. Parade Route

Caledonia Township Parade 🆓
9757 Duncan Lake Ave SE, Caledonia, MI 49316
» Parade will start at 11am and travel from the Duncan Lake School and end at Chemical Bank. The parade route has been extended to provide more room for attendees.

Kids Virtual Martial Arts Class 🆓
» Golden Tiger Kung Fu Academy. Online event. Free kids martial art lesson every Saturday. Registration required.

 12 pm                                     

4th of July Boat Parade 🆓
100 S Harbor Dr, Grand Haven, Michigan 49417
» Boats decorated in Red, White and Blue on the Grand Haven waterfront.

 2 pm                                     

The Peach Truck Tour- Grand Rapids
265 Lakeside Dr NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» 25 lb. boxes of Fresh Georgia Peaches. Pre-orders required.

Camp Lake Association Fireworks and Boat Parade 🆓
Camp Lake Association, 11895 Stauffer Drive, Sparta, Michigan 49345
» 2pm boat parade and 10:45pm fireworks

 4 pm                                     

4th of July in Kentwood! (Live Music, Pizza, & Ice Cream)
1444 Andrew St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508
» 4-8pm. Pizza Parliament, Ice Box Brand, & Bucket o Maybes are throwing a 4th of July Celebration! Come for just the pizza, just the music, the ice cream, or all three!

 7 pm                                     

NCF 4th of July Celebration 🆓
3434 Hubal Ave SW, Wyoming, Michigan 49519
» 7-11:30pm. This year we will be having a 4th of July event in our parking lot! Please bring your own chair, snacks, and beverages. There will be fireworks at dusk!!! We have coordinated with the city of Wyoming, and will be following safety measures.

 9 pm                                     

Caledonia Township Fireworks 🆓
9757 Duncan Lake Ave SE, Caledonia, MI 49316
» The Fireworks will be at dusk and can be viewed from Duncan Lake Middle School, CalPlex or Holy Family Catholic Church. The open fields and vastness of these location also will allow for spacing and distancing of guests.

 10 pm                                     

Allendale 4th of July Fireworks 🆓
10690 Learning Lane, Allendale, MI 49401
» All APS K-8 campus parking lots will be available and open at 8pm. Enjoy the show from your vehicle or use the ample open space to socially distance while we light up the night sky in celebration of Independence Day!

 JUL 5  •  Su  

 All Day                                   

  10:30 am                                     

Dorr’s 4th of July Celebration 🆓
1842-1846 142nd Ave, Dorr, MI 49323
» 10:30am-3pm. Outdoor church service at 10:30, food booths, carnival rides, and Cruise-In at 11:30.

  12 pm                                     

The Peach Truck Tour- Kentwood
4321 28th St SE, Kentwood, MI 49512
» 25 lb. boxes of Fresh Georgia Peaches. Pre-orders required.

 3 pm                                     

The Peach Truck Tour- Allendale
6561 Lake Michigan Dr, Allendale, Michigan 49401
» 25 lb. boxes of Fresh Georgia Peaches. Pre-orders required.

 JUL 6  •  M  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Primate Party
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 1st-3rd grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 9 am                                     

Take & Make Unicorn Party 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. Do you love unicorns as much as we do? Celebrate all things UNICORN with us! Registration required.

 10 am                                     

Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet Troupe 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Enjoy super fun short puppet shows with Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet troupe.

Make It! Monday with Henika District Library 🆓
149 S Main St, Wayland, Michigan 49348
» Family take-and-make craft kits, with a new one available each Monday. Kits can be picked up curbside any time we are open that week.

 10:30 am                                     

Comedy Magic with Cameron Zvara 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Cameron’s show will be full of mind-blowing magic, comedy, juggling, music, and magic lessons.

 11 am                                     

Critter Catchers @ the Outdoor Discovery Center 
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» Our captive education animals are hungry! Learn what they like to eat then head out on the trails to catch their prey. Bring your catch back to the center and help a naturalist feed the reptiles and amphibians. $6 per child, $4 for members

 12:15 pm                                     

Free Yoga @ Coit Park 🆓
701 Coit Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 6 pm                                     

Free Youth Dance at MLK Park 🆓
900 Fuller Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
» Get active outdoors and learn the fundamentals of dance. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. Recommended for ages 10+

 6:30 pm                                     

Free Zumba @ Rosa Parks Circle 🆓
135 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» This class combines high-energy and motivating music with unique moves and combination. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 JUL 7  •  Tu  

 All Day                                   

 6:30 am                                     

Free Sunrise Yoga @ Indian Trails Golf Course 🆓
2776 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507
» Begin with gentle stretching and move to flowing through and holding poses. Class will come to a restful end. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Primate Party
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 3rd-6th grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 9 am                                     

Explore A Story @ the Outdoor Discovery Center 
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» Read stories, take hikes, meet animals, and have lots of fun. $6 per child, $4 for members

  10 am                                     

Cameron’s Magic 🆓
» Kent District Library. Online event. Mind blowing magic, hilarious comedy, juggling, music and tons of fun.

Virtual Tinker Tuesday 🆓
» Allendale Township Library. Pick up materials to complete a simple STEAM challenge using household materials live on Facebook.

  11 am                                     

Pottery Painting @ Accidental Art
355 Northland Drive NE, Rockford, MI 49341 
» 11am-3pm. Pottery painting is fun for all ages! Call ahead to schedule your appointment.

  1 pm                                     

Painting Class 🆓
» Cedar Springs Public Library. Online event. Paint a beautiful fantasy-themed painting with step-by-step instructions. Call the Library to pick up a kit. 616-696-1910

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Bird Bonanza
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 1pm-2:15pm. 6-8 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

  1:30 pm                                     

Bike Clinic @ Gymco
2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
» An effective, safe, fun way for kids to learn how to ride their own two-wheeler without training wheels! Registration required.

 2 pm                                     

Teen Tuesdays @ Home 🆓
» Kent District Library. Online event. Join a group of adventurers on a Dungeons and Dragons quest to retrieve the treasure and rescue the damsel from a nest of bandits! Registration required.

 2:45 pm                                     

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Bird Bonanza
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 2:45pm-4pm. 9-12 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

 5:30 pm                                     

Free POUND @ The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Get outside, get moving and have fun with our awesome instructors! Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 6 pm                                     

Coding & Robotics Class @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» Self-paced program- learn coding, robotics, and engineering principles.

 6:30 pm                                     

Allendale Concerts in the Park: The Porters 🆓
11069 68th Ave, Allendale, MI 49401
» Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and your appetites and get ready for a great time at the Allendale Community Park bandshell.

Children’s Garden Summer Activities: Outdoor Artist Studio @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Explore the out-of-doors with an artist’s eye! Join local artists in the vibrant atmosphere of the Children’s Garden for engaging, informal presentations and demonstrations.

 7 pm                                     

Free Sunset Yoga @ Lookout Park 🆓
801 Fairview Avenue Northeast, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 JUL 8  •  W  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Primate Party
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 1st-3rd grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 10 am                                     

Self Care: Calming Glitter Jars- Take Home @ Henika District Library 🆓
149 S Main St, Wayland, Michigan 49348
» 10am-6pm. Teens and tweens can grab all the materials to make Glitter Jars at home.

Virtual Instrumental Storytime with Jen Fortosis 🆓
» Howard Miller Public Library. Join the special guest (local pianist Jen Fortosis) for an instrumental storytime!

 11 am                                     

Science Tellers 🆓
» Georgetown Township Public Library. Online event. A science theater with performers from Science Tellers!

Pottery Painting @ Accidental Art
355 Northland Drive NE, Rockford, MI 49341 
» 11am-3pm. Pottery painting is fun for all ages! Call ahead to schedule your appointment.

 2 pm                                     

Summer Wonder: Doctor Slime Livestream 🆓
» Kent District Library. Online event. A STEM based show, which teaches as it amazes the audience with chemical, physical science and natural demonstrations.

 4 pm                                     

Virtual Vacation Bible School 🆓
» St. John’s United Church of Christ. A live Zoom class every Wednesday in July; VBS will include Bible stories, crafts, activities, songs and much more.

 6 pm                                     

Free Kickboxing on North Monroe 🆓
555 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» Mix up your routine with balance, coordination, and strength-building moves. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Free Yoga on The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 6:30 pm                                     

Cycling the City 🆓
201 E Main Ave, Zeeland, Michigan 49464
» Join us for a group ride through downtown Zeeland. Remember your helmets, meet us behind the bike shop, and be ready to ride! Enjoy a sweet treat to go after your ride.

Free SoulfulMOTION @ Garfield Park 🆓
398 Burton St SE, Garfield Park 49507
» This is a high intensity interval training (HIIT) class set to Christian and inspirational music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Online Therapeutic Play And Learn Groups 🆓
» Comprehensive Therapy Center. Online event. Join us in exploring new ways to engage in speech and movement therapy at home.

 7 pm                                     

Dancing on the Grand @ Waterfront Stadium 🆓
1 N Harbor Dr, Grand Haven, MI 49417
» Masks, social distancing, lawn chairs, water bottle — you know the routine. The municipalities are trusting us to comply. Donations appreciated.

 JUL 9  •  Th  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Primate Party
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 3rd-6th grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 9:30 am                                     

Ottawa County Parks Summer Camp: Early Sprouts 
Hager Park- 8212 28th Ave, Georgetown Twp, MI 49428
» Ages 3-5 with a caregiver. $5. Camp includes class time, a hike, and a craft. Registration required.

Ottawa County Parks Summer Camp: Nature Buds
Hager Park- 8212 28th Ave, Georgetown Twp, MI 49428
» Ages 6-8. $5. Camp includes class time, a hike, and a craft. Registration required.

 11 am                                     

Pottery Painting @ Accidental Art
355 Northland Drive NE, Rockford, MI 49341 
» 11am-3pm. Pottery painting is fun for all ages! Call ahead to schedule your appointment.

 12 pm                                     

Relax at Rosa: Avalon Cutts-Jones Music 🆓
135 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» FREE lunchtime entertainment series happening every Thursday. Attendees are encouraged to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Hand sanitizer stations will available for use on-site.

 1 pm                                     

Kaileia’s Garden @ DeGraaf Nature Center
600 Graafschap Rd, Holland, MI 49423
» Children will enjoy a group song performance, a book reading by the author, and an exciting sensory connection to the flowers featured in the book with the help of the flower’s essential oils. Registration required. $30.00 per child, $20 for members – includes a signed book copy for each registered participant

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Slithery Snake
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 1pm-2:15pm. 6-8 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

 2:45 pm                                     

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Slithery Snake
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 2:45pm-4pm. 9-12 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

 3 pm                                     

Virtual Dungeons & Dragons for Teens 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. For ages 13 – 18. 5th Edition! Join us on the Roll 20 platform – free!

 6 pm                                     

Free Groove on The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Dance the night away with easy steps and fun music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 7 pm                                     

Belle Storytime 🆓
» Cedar Springs Public Library. Online event. Enjoy a special evening fun-filled Storytime with Belle!

 7:15 pm                                     

Free Yoga @ MLK Park 🆓
900 Fuller Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 JUL 10  •  F  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

GRKIDS Day at Action Wake Park
3320 Hudson Trails Dr., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 8:30am-12pm. A day of watersports fun in the sun from paddle sports to kneeboarding and wakeboarding as well as lots of games for the kids! Suggested Ages: 7 -16. Additional activities will be on site for the littles. Registration required. $15

 10 am                                     

Knee-High Naturalists @ DeGraaf Nature Center
600 Graafschap Rd, Holland, MI 49423
» Crafts, activities, books, snacks, live animals, and outside exploration will be incorporated into a nature-based learning experience. Registration required. $10 per child, $5 for members

Popsicles, Pups & Pickleball
6260 92nd St SE, Caledonia, MI 49316
» 10am-3pm. Pickleball How-To Session & Tournament, Doggie Meet & Greet (11-1), Live Music and Artists in the Park, BBQ & Kona Ice trucks, Vendors.

 11 am                                     

Pottery Painting @ Accidental Art
355 Northland Drive NE, Rockford, MI 49341 
» 11am-3pm. Pottery painting is fun for all ages! Call ahead to schedule your appointment.

 1 pm                                     

Fridays at the Farm @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Work together on a unique cooperative quilting project and with a variety of “chore-challenges.” Special farm inspired stories, games, music and more.

 2 pm                                     

Art Quest with Erin Drews 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online Event. Ages 5-8. This virtual, interactive quest will guide kids to create art using everyday objects while we will look at a few contemporary artists who create with all found materials. Registration required.

 5 pm                                     

Food Truck Fridays 
2001 Monroe Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
» 5pm-9pm. Bring a blanket and some chair have some delicious local food and enjoy the evening.

 6 pm                                     

Fun w/ STEM Fridays @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» 6-10pm. Explore virtual environments, use bricks to build contraptions, learn to code and build robots!

 8 pm                                     

Motown Glow Night @ Tree Runner
2121 Celebration Dr NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525
» 8-11pm. Come get your groove on and join us for a night of Motown classics. The park is set to glow with color arches, LED sequence lighting, lasers, and other brilliant fares. All paid climbers receive glow attire.

 9:35 pm                                     

Allendale Movies in the Park
11069 68th Ave, Allendale, MI 49401
» Join us this summer on Fridays at dusk, at the Allendale Community Park for a family friendly movie!

 JUL 11  •  Sa  

 All Day                                   

 9 am                                     

Cherry Jubilee @ Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo
4180 West M-20; Stony Lake Rd, New Era, Michigan 49446
» 9am-6pm. We’re celebrating cherry season here at the farm with everything from food to fun.

 9:30 am                                     

Yoga at the Highlands @ Blandford Nature Center
1715 Hillburn Ave NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
» These outdoor classes will incorporate posture, breath-work, and mindfulness meditation in the gorgeous natural setting of the Highlands. Registration needed. Bring own mat. $5 -$8. Ages 13+

Free SoulfulMOTION on Monroe 🆓
555 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» This is a high intensity interval training (HIIT) class set to Christian and inspirational music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 10 am                                     

Portraits Super Saturday from Home
» Muskegon Museum of Art. Online event. 10am-3pm. Expect a theme that goes along with our collection, an educational component that mimics a tour, a suggested film list that goes along with the theme and an easy craft to make at home.

Pottery Painting @ Accidental Art
355 Northland Drive NE, Rockford, MI 49341 
» 10am-2pm. Pottery painting is fun for all ages! Call ahead to schedule your appointment.

Bike Clinic @ Gymco
2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
» An effective, safe, fun way for kids to learn how to ride their own two-wheeler without training wheels! Registration required.

 10:30 am                                     

Coding & Robotics Class @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» Self-paced program- learn coding, robotics, and engineering principles.

 11 am                                     

Eastern Floral Plant Social – Unique and Exotic Plant Sale
2836 Broadmoor Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512
» 11am-2pm. Outdoor shopping, food, music, giveaways and all things plants! Complimentary hot dogs and chips will be provided and the Kona-Ice truck will be on site!

Kids Virtual Martial Arts Class 🆓
» Golden Tiger Kung Fu Academy. Online event. Free kids martial art lesson every Saturday. Registration required.

Children’s Garden Summer Activities: Science Saturday @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Explore fascinating facts about insects, birds, mammals and more, and participate in family-friendly activities.

 1:30 pm                                     

Bike Clinic @ Gymco
2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
» An effective, safe, fun way for kids to learn how to ride their own two-wheeler without training wheels! Registration required.

 2 pm                                     

Unicorns & Mermaids @ Fellinlove Farm
6364 144th Ave, Holland, MI 49423
» Visit unicorns and mermaids, farm tour, trail walk and more! $5 suggested donation/person

 JUL 12  •  Su  

 All Day                                   

 10 am                                     

Cherry Jubilee @ Lewis Adventure Farm & Zoo
4180 West M-20; Stony Lake Rd, New Era, Michigan 49446
» 10am-5pm. We’re celebrating cherry season here at the farm with everything from food to fun.

 11 am                                     

Kids Craft Day @ Fulton Street Artisans Market 🆓
1145 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» 11am-3pm. FREE crafts & activities for the kids.

Alex Thomas and Friends Virtual Animation Workshop 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Kids 8 and up can learn to create several different animations.

 1 pm                                     

Board Game Sundays @ Oh, Hello Co. Paper & Gifts 
40 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» 1-4pm. Bring some friends, snacks, and your favorite board game.

 JUL 13  •  M  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Penguin Pals
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 4th-6th grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 9 am                                     

Wilderness Survival @ Keppel Forest Preserve 🆓
2117 Lakewood Blvd. Holland, MI 49424
» Participants will learn how to make a shelter, read a map, build a fire, and more. This is a great drop off program for 9-14 year olds. Registration required.

Take & Make: Origami Club 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. Origami is the Japanese art of paper folding. You can use pretty much any kind of paper, but if you’d like a packet of paper made just with origami in mind, we’ve got you covered! Registration required.

BattleGR Summer Camp – Johnson Park
2600 Wilson Ave SW, Walker, MI 49534
» 9am-12pm. Looking for some fun outside? This 3 hour summer camp includes Laser Tag, Archery Tag, and a Video Game Truck!

 10 am                                     

Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet Troupe 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Enjoy super fun short puppet shows with Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet troupe.

Make It! Monday with Henika District Library 🆓
149 S Main St, Wayland, Michigan 49348
» Family take-and-make craft kits, with a new one available each Monday. Kits can be picked up curbside any time we are open that week.

 10:30 am                                     

Comedy Magic with Cameron Zvara 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Cameron’s show will be full of mind-blowing magic, comedy, juggling, music, and magic lessons.

 11 am                                     

Get Outside with Blandford Nature Center 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Enjoy a quick nature storytime with a Grand Rapids librarian and then go on an outdoor adventure with a Blandford Nature Center educator!

 12:15 pm                                     

Free Yoga @ Coit Park 🆓
701 Coit Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 1 pm                                     

Let’s Talk About Race- Family Storytime 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Enjoy books featuring racially diverse characters, immersive sing-along songs, and tips for introducing race into conversations with young learners.

 1:30 pm                                     

Be Curious Day Camp: Junior Engineers
» Grand Rapids Public Museum. Online event. 1:30-4:30pm. 1st-3rd. Explore different themes with experiments, hands on activities, video presentations and virtual tours.

 2 pm                                     

Cameron Zvara LIVE 🆓
» Loutit District Library. Online event. Interactive, fun, & engaging experience from home featuring close up magic, comedy, juggling and audience participation! Registration required.

Hungry, Hungry Serpents @ Outdoor Discovery Center 
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49424
» Come to the Visitors Center to find out what’s on the menu as you watch the resident serpents enjoy a meal. $6 per person, $4 for members

 4 pm                                     

FREE Second Monday! @ Holland Museum 🆓
31 W. 10th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» The Holland Museum is open tonight from 4-7pm with FREE admission!  Spark!Lab is temporarily closed, but check out their current exhibits.

 5:30 pm                                     

Open House @ Blue Bridge School 🆓
1711 Walker Ave. NW Grand Rapids, MI
» We are an Agile Learning Community for children ages 3-12 years old. Come meet our community and ask questions.

 6 pm                                     

Homeschooling High School Workshops @ HSB, INC.
5625 Burlingame Ave SW, Wyoming, MI 49509
» Whether you’re a veteran homeschooler approaching high school or considering this option, we can help! See link for more! $15

Free Youth Dance at MLK Park 🆓
900 Fuller Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
» Get active outdoors and learn the fundamentals of dance. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. Recommended for ages 10+

 6:30 pm                                     

Free Zumba @ Rosa Parks Circle 🆓
135 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» This class combines high-energy and motivating music with unique moves and combination. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 7 pm                                     

East GR Concerts in the Park 🆓
650 Lakeside Drive, East Grand Rapids, MI 49506
» FREE summer entertainment on the shores of Reeds Lake! Come early for a good seat and bring a blanket or lawn chairs. Concert will be regulated on a first come, first serve basis, allowing up to 100 individuals.

 JUL 14  •  Tu  

 All Day                                   

 6:30 am                                     

Free Sunrise Yoga @ Indian Trails Golf Course 🆓
2776 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507
» Begin with gentle stretching and move to flowing through and holding poses. Class will come to a restful end. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Penguin Pals
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 1st-3rd grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 10 am                                     

Lets Make Magic With Polymer Clay 
» Holland Area Arts Council. Online event. This virtual class is designed for individuals or as a family activity. Registration required.

Virtual Tinker Tuesday 🆓
» Allendale Township Library. Pick up materials to complete a simple STEAM challenge using household materials live on Facebook.

 11 am                                     

Meet Blandford’s Wildlife Ambassadors
1715 Hillburn Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Blandford’s Wildlife staff will introduce you to their amazing animal residents! Learn about their stories, their species, and what you can do to protect their wild relatives. Registration required, members $5, non-members $8, 2 and under- Free.

 1 pm                                     

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Dabbling Ducks
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 1pm-2:15pm. 6-8 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

 1:30 pm                                     

Bike Clinic @ Gymco
2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
» An effective, safe, fun way for kids to learn how to ride their own two-wheeler without training wheels! Registration required.

 2 pm                                     

Teen Kawaii Art 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. Ages 11-18. Kawaii is the culture of cuteness in Japan! Learn how to make cute art using polymer clay. Registration required.

 2:45 pm                                     

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Dabbling Ducks
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 2:45pm-4pm. 9-12 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

 5:30 pm                                     

Free POUND @ The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Get outside, get moving and have fun with our awesome instructors! Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 6 pm                                     

Coding & Robotics Class @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» Self-paced program- learn coding, robotics, and engineering principles.

 6:30 pm                                     

Allendale Concerts in the Park: Bri Baron Music 🆓
11069 68th Ave, Allendale, MI 49401
» Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and your appetites and get ready for a great time at the Allendale Community Park bandshell.

Children’s Garden Summer Activities: Outdoor Artist Studio @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Explore the out-of-doors with an artist’s eye! Join local artists in the vibrant atmosphere of the Children’s Garden for engaging, informal presentations and demonstrations.

 7 pm                                     

Free Sunset Yoga @ Lookout Park 🆓
801 Fairview Avenue Northeast, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 JUL 15  •  W  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Penguin Pals
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 4th-6th grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 9 am                                     

BattleGR Summer Camp – DNR Park
3277 Indian Dr NE, Plainfield Charter Township, MI 49306
» 9am-12pm. Looking for some fun outside? This 3 hour summer camp includes Laser Tag, Archery Tag, and a Video Game Truck!

 10 am                                     

Nature for Tykes- Flowers @ Outdoor Discovery Center 
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49424
» Bring out your little tykes to learn more about nature. Registration required. $6 per person, $4 for members

Kids Fun Zone @ Veterans Memorial Park
355 48th St SE, Kentwood, MI 49548
» $10, ages 6-13. The program will highlight new outdoor games, experience nature, snacks, and play in the splash pad.

Summer Nature Discovery
1715 Hillburn Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Meet some of Blandford’s resident wildlife, take a hike to see what kinds of plants and animals inhabit Blandford in the summertime, and play in the great outdoors. Registration required, members $5, non-members $8, 2 and under- Free.

 11 am                                     

Magic with Mr. Jim 🆓
» Georgetown Township Public Library. Online event. Magician Jim Merrills will wow you with a fun magic show!

 1:30 pm                                     

Therapeutic Play and Learn Video Zoom Q&A 🆓
» Comprehensive Therapy Center. Online event. Join us to talk live with our therapists via Zoom! Intended to complement our Online Therapeutic Play and Learn Groups.

 2:30 pm                                     

P.J. Weber Magic Show 🆓
» Cedar Springs Public Library. Online event. A high-energy show that will make you laugh, smile, ohh and ahh.

 4 pm                                     

Virtual Vacation Bible School 🆓
» St. John’s United Church of Christ. A live Zoom class every Wednesday in July; VBS will include Bible stories, crafts, activities, songs and much more.

 4:30 pm                                     

The Denise Anderson Connection @ Rogers Park
75 N Union, Sparta, Michigan 49345
» This safe distanced social event will feature great music along with the annual Lions Club Chicken Dinner. Dinner $10/person.

 6 pm                                     

Free Kickboxing on North Monroe 🆓
555 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» Mix up your routine with balance, coordination, and strength-building moves. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Free Yoga on The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Celebration Cinema presents Sunset Cinema
123 Ionia Ave. SW, Grand Rapids, MI
» Outdoor movies now playing at Studio Park. $20/4-person picnic space.

 6:30 pm                                     

Free SoulfulMOTION @ Garfield Park 🆓
398 Burton St SE, Garfield Park 49507
» This is a high intensity interval training (HIIT) class set to Christian and inspirational music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Online Therapeutic Play And Learn Groups 🆓
» Comprehensive Therapy Center. Online event. Join us in exploring new ways to engage in speech and movement therapy at home.

 7 pm                                     

Dancing on the Grand @ Waterfront Stadium 🆓
1 N Harbor Dr, Grand Haven, MI 49417
» Masks, social distancing, lawn chairs, water bottle — you know the routine. The municipalities are trusting us to comply. Donations appreciated.

 JUL 16  •  Th  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

Zoo Adventures: Penguin Pals
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 8:30-10:30am. 1st-3rd grade. Be the first to say good morning to the animals at John Ball Zoo! See the animals as they first come out for their breakfasts as well as meeting ambassador animals up close and enjoying pond and park exploration. Registration required. $25-$30.

 9 am                                     

BattleGR Summer Camp – Norton Shores
82 Randall Rd, Norton Shores, MI 49441
» 9am-12pm. Looking for some fun outside? This 3 hour summer camp includes Laser Tag, Archery Tag, and a Video Game Truck!

 9:30 am                                     

Ottawa County Parks Summer Camp: Early Sprouts 
Hager Park- 8212 28th Ave, Georgetown Twp, MI 49428
» Ages 3-5 with a caregiver. $5. Camp includes class time, a hike, and a craft. Registration required.

Ottawa County Parks Summer Camp: Nature Buds
Hager Park- 8212 28th Ave, Georgetown Twp, MI 49428
» Ages 6-8. $5. Camp includes class time, a hike, and a craft. Registration required.

 10 am                                     

Free Nature Playtime @ West Side Christian School
955 Westend NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Join us in our school playscape for a FREE time of nature play! Our kindergarten teachers will have engineering supplies ready for you and your child to engage with creation.

 11 am                                     

Live Birds of Prey @ Outdoor Discovery Center 
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49424
» Learn the life history of several species including hawks, owls and falcons. Get an up-close look at the birds and explore artifacts including skulls, wings, talons and feathers. $6 per person, $4 for members

 12 pm                                     

Relax at Rosa: GrooveGround 🆓
135 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» FREE lunchtime entertainment series happening every Thursday. Attendees are encouraged to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Hand sanitizer stations will available for use on-site.

 1 pm                                     

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Frog Friends
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 1pm-2:15pm. 6-8 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

 2:45 pm                                     

Bricks4Kidz Classes at John Ball Zoo: Frog Friends
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» 2:45pm-4pm. 9-12 year olds. Enjoy all of the fun of a Bricks class with the added bonus of meeting the real life version of what you’re building with your LEGO bricks! Vouchers given to each attendee after the class for free admission to the zoo. Registration required. $15-$20

 3 pm                                     

Virtual Dungeons & Dragons for Teens 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. For ages 13 – 18. 5th Edition! Join us on the Roll 20 platform – free!

Take and Make Craft for Kids – Fun with Pipe Cleaners 🆓
» Hackley Public Library. Online event. Put together a fun craft kit prepared by the Hackley Library. Register ahead of time for your kit, pick it up at the library, and tune in the day of the event for a live demonstration.

 6 pm                                     

Free Groove on The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Dance the night away with easy steps and fun music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 7 pm                                     

Kentwood Summer Concert Series: Molly 🆓
4900 Breton Rd SE, Kentwood, Michigan 49508
» Grab a blanket or chair and enjoy a concert on the lawn behind Kentwood City Hall, where appropriately distanced areas will be marked for residents to safely enjoy the show. Concert will also be live streamed.

 7:15 pm                                     

Free Yoga @ MLK Park 🆓
900 Fuller Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 7:30 pm                                     

Jake Kershaw in Concert @ Wildwood Family Farms
7970 Snow Ave SE, Alto, Michigan 49302
» Classic blues and blues with a rock edge. Wildwood is an outdoor venue with lots of space. Guests bring their own chairs and choose their own seats to social distance. Tickets are $20.

 JUL 17  •  F  

 All Day                                   

 10 am                                     

Knee-High Naturalists @ the Outdoor Discovery Center
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» Crafts, activities, books, snacks, live animals, and outside exploration will be incorporated into a nature-based learning experience. Registration required. $10 per child, $5 for members

 11 am                                     

Banquet for the Birds @ the Outdoor Discovery Center 🆓
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» 11am-12:30pm. Stop by the De Witt Birds of Prey Center during this open house style program and watch a naturalist feed our resident raptors. Registration required.

 1 pm                                     

Home School Information Sessions @ HSB, Inc.
5625 Burlingame Ave SW, Wyoming, MI 49509
» Learn how to homeschool in MI! Visit the website for a list of session dates and info. $15

Fridays at the Farm @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Work together on a unique cooperative quilting project and with a variety of “chore-challenges.” Special farm inspired stories, games, music and more.

 2 pm                                     

Art Quest with Erin Drews 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online Event. Ages 8-11. This virtual, interactive quest will guide kids to create art using everyday objects while we will look at a few contemporary artists who create with all found materials. Registration required.

 5 pm                                     

Food Truck Fridays 
2001 Monroe Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
» 5pm-9pm. Bring a blanket and some chair have some delicious local food and enjoy the evening.

Pop-up Carnival @ The Pinnacle Center
3330 Highland Drive, Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 5pm-10pm. The Summer has not been cancelled and neither has the fun! Come and enjoy rides and food with your community. By reservation only.

 6 pm                                     

Fun w/ STEM Fridays @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» 6-10pm. Explore virtual environments, use bricks to build contraptions, learn to code and build robots!

Sparta Tractor Brigade
194 E. Division St., Sparta, MI
» Tractors will make their way from the SARA Sports Complex to Balyeat Field at 6PM.

 7:30 pm                                     

CANCELED! Sparta’s Hot Summer Nights with Trixy Tang
201 E Division St, Sparta, MI 49345
» UPDATE: This event has been canceled! 7:30pm-10pm. Head to downtown Sparta’s new Town Square for a night of hot summer flashback to the 80’s fun. This is a safe distance event with tickets required for spaced seating in the social gathering area.

 8 pm                                     

80’s Glow Night @ TreeRunner
2121 Celebration Dr NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525
» 8-11pm. Climb through the night and enjoy classic 80’s music. Climbers are encouraged to come dressed in 80’s attire. The park is set to glow with color arches, LED sequence lighting, lasers, and other brilliant fares. All paid climbers receive glow attire.

 8:30 pm                                     

East GR Movies in the Park 🆓
650 Lakeside Drive, East Grand Rapids, MI 49506
» Movies are FREE, will begin at dusk and are shown on an inflatable screen. Come early for a good seat and bring a blanket or lawn chairs. Event will be regulated on a first come, first serve basis, allowing up to 100 individuals.

 9 pm                                     

Museum Under The Stars @ Holland State Park 
2215 Ottawa Beach Rd, Holland, MI 49424
» The SAAA will be bringing out their telescopes to the Holland State Park to view multiple different stars and planets while giving a talk about what is up in the sky using laser pointers. Located at the basketball courts to the right of the parking lots (when facing Lake Michigan). Admission is included with your park admission.

 9:30 pm                                     

Allendale Movies in the Park
11069 68th Ave, Allendale, MI 49401
» Join us this summer on Fridays at dusk, at the Allendale Community Park for a family friendly movie!

 JUL 18  •  Sa  

 All Day                                   

 9 am                                     

11th Annual Made in the Shade Summer Expo & Craft Show
1253 52nd Street SE, Kentwood, MI 49508
» 9am-2pm. More than 30 vendors including home based businesses, artisans, crafters, direct sales, and professionals. Free admission and parking. Takes place under tents behind the church (north side).

Babysitting Class
2120 76th St. SW, Byron Center, MI 49315
» Babysitting Class- May take place outdoors or at a pavilion. Please call 878-1998 to pre-register or email [email protected]

Learn to Ride @ Action Wake Park
3320 Hudson Trails Dr., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 9am-12pm. Bring the kids, bring the family for a morning of watersports fun! Wakeboarding & Kneeboarding $25, equipment included. Ages 7+

 9:30 am                                     

Yoga at the Highlands @ Blandford Nature Center
1715 Hillburn Ave NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
» These outdoor classes will incorporate posture, breath-work, and mindfulness meditation in the gorgeous natural setting of the Highlands. Registration needed. Bring own mat. $5 -$8. Ages 13+

Free SoulfulMOTION on Monroe 🆓
555 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» This is a high intensity interval training (HIIT) class set to Christian and inspirational music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 10 am                                     

Ottawa Sands Park Field Day 🆓
18153 N Shore Dr, Ferrysburg, Michigan
» 10am-2pm. An afternoon of family-friendly activities, tasty food, and an opportunity to weigh-in on future improvements to Ottawa Sands County Park.

Bike Clinic @ Gymco
2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
» An effective, safe, fun way for kids to learn how to ride their own two-wheeler without training wheels! Registration required.

Pop-up Carnival @ The Pinnacle Center
3330 Highland Drive, Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 10am-10pm. The Summer has not been cancelled and neither has the fun! Come and enjoy rides and food with your community. By reservation only.

 10:30 am                                     

Coding & Robotics Class @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» Self-paced program- learn coding, robotics, and engineering principles.

 11 am                                     

Kids Virtual Martial Arts Class 🆓
» Golden Tiger Kung Fu Academy. Online event. Free kids martial art lesson every Saturday. Registration required.

Children’s Garden Summer Activities: Science Saturday @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Explore fascinating facts about insects, birds, mammals and more, and participate in family-friendly activities.

Meet Blandford’s Wildlife Ambassadors
1715 Hillburn Ave. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Blandford’s Wildlife staff will introduce you to their amazing animal residents! Learn about their stories, their species, and what you can do to protect their wild relatives. Registration required, members $5, non-members $8, 2 and under- Free.

Asian Street Food Drive-Thru Edition
Monroe Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
» Prepare to munch on a variety of Asian street foods, provided by your local eateries! The assortments will be sold food truck style and priced accordingly by the vendors. Entrance to use will be Guild St. NW Grand Rapids!

 1:30 pm                                     

Bike Clinic @ Gymco
2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
» An effective, safe, fun way for kids to learn how to ride their own two-wheeler without training wheels! Registration required.

 2 pm                                     

“Open Farm” @ Fellinlove Farm 
6364 144th Ave, Holland, MI 49423
» 2pm-5pm. Visit animals, walk the nature trail, enjoy ponds, ride horses. $5 suggested donation/person.

 JUL 19  •  Su  

 All Day                                   

 2 pm                                     

Prairie Flowers and Butterflies @ the Hudsonville Nature Center 🆓
2700 New Holland St, Hudsonville, Michigan 49426
» Look for butterflies and take in the prairie as the warm season flowers and grasses begin their majestic showing. Long pants and shoes or hiking boots are recommended.

 3 pm                                     

Wildlife Encounter: Turtles in a Nutshell 🆓
10317 N. Cedar Dr., Grand Haven, MI
» You’ll be introduced to the life histories and unique features of the Turtles of Michigan. Bring your own lawn chairs or blanket for sitting on the grass. Registration is required.

 JUL 20  •  M  

 All Day                                   

 8:15 am                                     

Camp Action- Day Camp
3320 Hudson Trails Dr., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 8:15am-12pm. 7-16 years old. $75. Get your feet wet and give wakeboarding and kneeboarding a try in a great learning environment!

 9 am                                     

Be Curious Day Camp- Space: The Final Frontier
» Grand Rapids Public Museum. Online event. 9am-12pm. 1st-3rd. Explore different themes with experiments, hands on activities, video presentations and virtual tours.

BattleGR Summer Camp – Johnson Park
2600 Wilson Ave SW, Walker, MI 49534
» 9am-12pm. Looking for some fun outside? This 3 hour summer camp includes Laser Tag, Archery Tag, and a Video Game Truck!

 9:30 am                                     

Nature Puppet Show @ the Outdoor Discovery Center 🆓
4214 56th Street, Holland, MI 49423
» 11am-12:30pm. 3-5 year olds. Learn about wild animals and their habitat homes with a puppet show. After the show, meet some live Michigan animals up close. $6 per child, $4 for members

 10 am                                     

Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet Troupe 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Enjoy super fun short puppet shows with Kevin Kammeraad and the Cooperfly Puppet troupe.

Make It! Monday with Henika District Library 🆓
149 S Main St, Wayland, Michigan 49348
» Family take-and-make craft kits, with a new one available each Monday. Kits can be picked up curbside any time we are open that week.

 10:30 am                                     

Comedy Magic with Cameron Zvara 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Cameron’s show will be full of mind-blowing magic, comedy, juggling, music, and magic lessons.

 11 am                                     

Get Outside with Blandford Nature Center 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Enjoy a quick nature storytime with a Grand Rapids librarian and then go on an outdoor adventure with a Blandford Nature Center educator!

 12:15 pm                                     

Free Yoga @ Coit Park 🆓
701 Coit Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 1 pm                                     

Up Close and Wild with the Outdoor Discovery Center 🆓
» Fruitport District Library. Online event. The naturalist will introduce several different animals and also answer your questions. Stories, wildlife, and possible turtle races will ensue!

Let’s Talk About Race- Family Storytime 🆓
» GRPL. Online event. Enjoy books featuring racially diverse characters, immersive sing-along songs, and tips for introducing race into conversations with young learners.

 1:30 pm                                     

Be Curious Day Camp- Space: The Final Frontier
» Grand Rapids Public Museum. Online event. 1:30-4:30pm. 1st-3rd. Explore different themes with experiments, hands on activities, video presentations and virtual tours.

 3 pm                                     

The Spoonman 🆓
» Cedar Springs Public Library. Online event. The Spoonman is a performer who rocks, hops, bops and dances as he creates beautiful music with, you guessed it, SPOONS!

 6 pm                                     

Homeschooling High School Workshops @ HSB, INC.
5625 Burlingame Ave SW, Wyoming, MI 49509
» Whether you’re a veteran homeschooler approaching high school or considering this option, we can help! See link for more! $15

Free Youth Dance at MLK Park 🆓
900 Fuller Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
» Get active outdoors and learn the fundamentals of dance. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. Recommended for ages 10+

 6:30 pm                                     

Free Zumba @ Rosa Parks Circle 🆓
135 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» This class combines high-energy and motivating music with unique moves and combination. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 7 pm                                     

East GR Concerts in the Park 🆓
650 Lakeside Drive, East Grand Rapids, MI 49506
» FREE summer entertainment on the shores of Reeds Lake! Come early for a good seat and bring a blanket or lawn chairs. Concert will be regulated on a first come, first serve basis, allowing up to 100 individuals.

 JUL 21  •  Tu  

 All Day                                   

 6:30 am                                     

Free Sunrise Yoga @ Indian Trails Golf Course 🆓
2776 Kalamazoo Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49507
» Begin with gentle stretching and move to flowing through and holding poses. Class will come to a restful end. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 8:15 am                                     

Camp Action- Day Camp
3320 Hudson Trails Dr., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 8:15am-12pm. 7-16 years old. $75. Get your feet wet and give wakeboarding and kneeboarding a try in a great learning environment!

 9 am – 4 pm                             

Princess Day at John Ball Zoo
1300 W. Fulton St., Grand Rapids, MI 49504

» Whether fairy or wizard, prince or princess, everyone is invited to come in costume to Princess Day at John Ball Zoo.

While dressed as your favorite character, guests can meet special royalty rotating throughout the day – Ice Queen, Ice Princess, Cinderella, Frog Princess, Wayfinder, Jasmine, Ariel, and Belle. Please note that princesses rotate throughout the day.

Limited tickets available – buy ahead for guaranteed admission.

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 10 am                                     

Virtual Tinker Tuesday 🆓
» Allendale Township Library. Pick up materials to complete a simple STEAM challenge using household materials live on Facebook.

 10:30 am                                     

Tunes N Tales by Tricia 🆓
» Henika District Library. Online event. A live, virtual, fairy tale sing-along full of music and puppets!

 1:30 pm                                     

Bike Clinic @ Gymco
2306 Camelot Ridge Ct SE Grand Rapids, MI 49546
» An effective, safe, fun way for kids to learn how to ride their own two-wheeler without training wheels! Registration required.

 2 pm                                     

Teen Tuesdays @ Home 🆓
» Kent District Library. Online event. Play Animal Crossing: New Horizons online with KDL staff. Registration required.

 5:30 pm                                     

Free POUND @ The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Get outside, get moving and have fun with our awesome instructors! Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 6 pm                                     

Coding & Robotics Class @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» Self-paced program- learn coding, robotics, and engineering principles.

Explore Homeschool Expo
4528 48th St. Holland, MI 49423
» Expo starts at 6pm, Panel of parents at 7pm: We will have several parents who have educated their children in many different ways answering questions and sharing their success stories to help people see there is no one “right” way to educate your children.

 6:30 pm                                     

Allendale Concerts in the Park: Delilah DeWylde 🆓
11069 68th Ave, Allendale, MI 49401
» Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and your appetites and get ready for a great time at the Allendale Community Park bandshell.

Children’s Garden Summer Activities: Outdoor Artist Studio @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Explore the out-of-doors with an artist’s eye! Join local artists in the vibrant atmosphere of the Children’s Garden for engaging, informal presentations and demonstrations.

 7 pm                                     

Free Sunset Yoga @ Lookout Park 🆓
801 Fairview Avenue Northeast, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 JUL 22  •  W  

 All Day                                   

 8:15 am                                     

Camp Action- Day Camp
3320 Hudson Trails Dr., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 8:15am-12pm. 7-16 years old. $75. Get your feet wet and give wakeboarding and kneeboarding a try in a great learning environment!

 9 am                                     

BattleGR Summer Camp – DNR Park
3277 Indian Dr NE, Plainfield Charter Township, MI 49306
» 9am-12pm. Looking for some fun outside? This 3 hour summer camp includes Laser Tag, Archery Tag, and a Video Game Truck!

 10 am – 6 pm                             

Drop-In Day for Blue Bridge School: An Agile Learning Center
1711 Walker Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

» Drop-in to experience our space, meet our facilitators, and ask questions.

We are an Agile Learning Community for children ages 3-12 years old. We offer full-time preschool and elementary school programs as well as a homeschool-hybrid program.

Small class sizes. Outdoor Learning. Hands-On Projects. Play-Based. No Desks. No Homework. No testing. No Worksheets. No One-Size-Fits-All Instruction. Children are encouraged to attend.

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 10 am                                     

Virtual Mini Stroller Fitness Class with Fit4Mom! 🆓
» Howard Miller Public Library. Online event. Grab your child’s play stroller, shopping cart, or push toy and get ready for fun Mom and child fitness class!

 11 am                                     

Up Close and Wild @ Littlejohn Lake County Park 🆓
3540 113th Ave. Allegan, MI
» Learn about the reptiles, amphibians and birds that can be found in Michigan with a naturalist from the Outdoor Discovery Center. Live animals will be used in this family friendly presentation that is great for all ages.

Cirque Amongus 🆓
» Georgetown Township Public Library. Online event. Cirque Amongus will perform a circus show for you! Registration required.

 1 pm                                     

Weird Science with Henika District Library 🆓
149 S Main St, Wayland, Michigan 49348
» Grab one of our take-and-create kits to do some weird science experiments with us!

Summer Wonder: Doctor Slime Livestream 🆓
» Kent District Library. Online event. A STEM based show, which teaches as it amazes the audience with chemical, physical science and natural demonstrations.

 4 pm                                     

Virtual Vacation Bible School 🆓
» St. John’s United Church of Christ. A live Zoom class every Wednesday in July; VBS will include Bible stories, crafts, activities, songs and much more.

 6 pm                                     

Free Kickboxing on North Monroe 🆓
555 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
» Mix up your routine with balance, coordination, and strength-building moves. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Free Yoga on The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Celebration Cinema presents Sunset Cinema
123 Ionia Ave. SW, Grand Rapids, MI
» Outdoor movies now playing at Studio Park. $20/4-person picnic space.

 6:30 pm                                     

Free SoulfulMOTION @ Garfield Park 🆓
398 Burton St SE, Garfield Park 49507
» This is a high intensity interval training (HIIT) class set to Christian and inspirational music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Online Therapeutic Play And Learn Groups 🆓
» Comprehensive Therapy Center. Online event. Join us in exploring new ways to engage in speech and movement therapy at home.

 7 pm                                     

Dancing on the Grand @ Waterfront Stadium 🆓
1 N Harbor Dr, Grand Haven, MI 49417
» Masks, social distancing, lawn chairs, water bottle — you know the routine. The municipalities are trusting us to comply. Donations appreciated.

 JUL 23  •  Th  

 All Day                                   

 9:30 am                                     

Ottawa County Parks Summer Camp: Early Sprouts 
Hager Park- 8212 28th Ave, Georgetown Twp, MI 49428
» Ages 3-5 with a caregiver. $5. Camp includes class time, a hike, and a craft. Registration required.

 10 am                                     

Robot Building Fun
5535 School St., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 10-11:15am. Build, decorate, and play with a robot and use Virtual Reality to learn more about Robots. $30

 10:30 am                                     

Outdoor Discovery Center Virtual Show 🆓
» Loutit District Library. Sign up to join Outdoor Discovery Center for a Virtual Turtle Race!  Learn about the turtles and then pick one to cheer on to victory!

 11 am                                     

Blueberry Fields Forever @ Huyser Farm Park 🆓
4184 64th Street, Holland, MI
» Learn about blueberries and how they have become a West Michigan industry. Bring collection buckets to take home some free blueberries from the u-pick, organic blueberry patch! Sturdy shoes and insect repellent are encouraged.

 11:30 am                                     

Robot Building Fun
5535 School St., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 11:30am-12:45pm. Build, decorate, and play with a robot and use Virtual Reality to learn more about Robots. $30

 12 pm                                     

Relax at Rosa: Cabildo 🆓
135 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
» FREE lunchtime entertainment series happening every Thursday. Attendees are encouraged to wear a mask and practice social distancing. Hand sanitizer stations will available for use on-site.

 3 pm                                     

Virtual Dungeons & Dragons for Teens 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. For ages 13 – 18. 5th Edition! Join us on the Roll 20 platform – free!

 4:30 pm                                     

Backyard Stargazing Virtual Meet-up
» Grand Rapids Public Museum. Online event. Fun for the entire family, enjoy a virtual live presentation featuring planets and constellations you can spot from your backyard with tips and tricks from our experts. Registration required. $2 general public, free for members.

 6 pm                                     

Free Groove on The Blue Bridge 🆓
The Blue Bridge, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Dance the night away with easy steps and fun music. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

Adult Night Out @ John Ball Zoo 
1300 Fulton W, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
» 6-9pm. Enjoy the Zoo without the kids! This 21 and up event is the perfect date night or friends night out. Beer, wine, & specialty drinks, delicious food options, and trivia. $20 for non-members and $18 for members.

 7 pm                                     

Goodnight Barn @ the Critter Barn 
9275 Adams Street, Zeeland, MI 49464
» Kids experience the farm at the end of the day. We will turn the lights off as we finish caring for Critter Barn’s animals. $15

Kentwood Summer Concert Series: Funkle Jesse 🆓
4900 Breton Rd SE, Kentwood, Michigan 49508
» Grab a blanket or chair and enjoy a concert on the lawn behind Kentwood City Hall, where appropriately distanced areas will be marked for residents to safely enjoy the show. Concert will also be live streamed.

 7:15 pm                                     

Free Yoga @ MLK Park 🆓
900 Fuller Ave SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
» Add some relaxation to your day at this free outdoor community yoga session. Social distancing guidelines will be followed.

 8 pm                                     

Christmas in July Glow Night @ TreeRunner
2121 Celebration Dr NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» 8pm-11pm. Climb through the night and enjoy classic Christmas music. Climbers are encouraged to come dressed for the theme! The park is set to glow with color arches, LED sequence lighting, lasers, and other brilliant fares. All paid climbers receive glow attire.

 JUL 24  •  F  

 All Day                                   

 8:30 am                                     

GRKIDS Day at Action Wake Park
3320 Hudson Trails Dr., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 8:30am-12pm. A day of watersports fun in the sun from paddle sports to kneeboarding and wakeboarding as well as lots of games for the kids! Suggested Ages: 7 -16. Additional activities will be on site for the littles. Registration required. $15

 10 am                                     

2020 Indoor Garage Sale @ HSB, Inc.
5625 Burlingame Ave SW, Wyoming, Michigan 49509
» 10am-4pm, July 24 & 31. Shop tools, clothes, household goods, decor, kids’ items, and more all under one roof!

Knee-High Naturalists @ DeGraaf Nature Center
600 Graafschap Rd, Holland, MI 49423
» Crafts, activities, books, snacks, live animals, and outside exploration will be incorporated into a nature-based learning experience. Registration required. $10 per child, $5 for members

 11 am                                     

Fair at the Farm
12877 84th St SE, Alto, Michigan 49302
» Entertainment, farm fun, carnival food, arm painting, balloons, live music and more! Full day admission includes rides and games. Adults- $12 Children- $10, 2 and under free.

 1 pm                                     

Fridays at the Farm @ Frederik Meijer Gardens
1000 East Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» Work together on a unique cooperative quilting project and with a variety of “chore-challenges.” Special farm inspired stories, games, music and more.

 3 pm                                     

Silhouette Identity Mixed Media Portraits for Tweens 🆓
» Herrick District Library. Online event. Ages 9-12. Join local artist Erin Drews for a virtual, interactive silhouette portrait workshop! Registration required.

 5 pm                                     

Food Truck Fridays 
2001 Monroe Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
» 5pm-9pm. Bring a blanket and some chair have some delicious local food and enjoy the evening.

Pop-up Carnival @ Bicentennial Park
8085 Byron Center Ave SW, Byron Center, MI 49315
» 5pm-10pm. Byron Days may be cancelled, but the fun is not! Join your community for some fun carnival rides, fair food and games. In order to attend, you must reserve your tickets online in order to adhere to gathering restrictions.

 6 pm                                     

Fun w/ STEM Fridays @ Amped Reality VR
2923 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512
» 6-10pm. Explore virtual environments, use bricks to build contraptions, learn to code and build robots!

 8 pm                                     

Christmas in July Glow Night @ TreeRunner
2121 Celebration Dr NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
» 8pm-11pm. Climb through the night and enjoy classic Christmas music. Climbers are encouraged to come dressed for the theme! The park is set to glow with color arches, LED sequence lighting, lasers, and other brilliant fares. All paid climbers receive glow attire.

 9 pm                                     

Story Telling Bonfire @ Blandford Nature Center
1715 Hillburn Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
» Bring a lawn chair or blanket, set up under the summer stars and listen to or share a story, poem or song. There will be room a-plenty for safe, social distancing, and sound reinforcement so you won’t miss a word.

 9:20 pm                                     

Allendale Movies in the Park
11069 68th Ave, Allendale, MI 49401
» Join us this summer on Fridays at dusk, at the Allendale Community Park for a family friendly movie!

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 All Day                                   

 8 am                                     

Legacy Vaulting Fest @ Karin’s Horse Connection & Legacy Stables 
8001 Patterson Ave SE, Caledonia, Michigan 49316
» Vaulting is described as gymnastics and dance performed in harmony on the back of a moving horse.

 9 am                                     

Learn to Ride @ Action Wake Park
3320 Hudson Trails Dr., Hudsonville, MI 49426
» 9am-12pm. Bring the kids, bring the family for a morning of watersports fun! Wakeboarding & Kneeboarding $25, equipment included. Ages 7+