Events - Saturday Mar 11, 2017 2017-10-28T14:14:28+00:00

Grand Rapids Kids Events Calendar

Find things to do with our family-focused West Michigan and Grand Rapids kids events calendar. From festivals to classes to concerts to workshops – find an event your whole family will love! Browse for events near you, or search by date. Whether you live in Grand Haven, Ada, Zeeland, Rockford, the City or GR, Kentwood, Holland, Caledonia, Muskegon, Hudsonville, or Lowell, we’ve got events and things to do for you. Just scroll down a bit and you’ll see today’s full calendar listings.

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Looking for something to do on a rainy or snowy day? You’ll be happy to know we’ve got a list of fun indoor things to do for kids and families.

Indoor Play Grand rapids Kids Events

Or, if it’s a lovely day, consider hopping over to one of the many area parks and playgrounds. We’ve been busy building our list and tagging them according to amenities.

Outdoor Play Grand Rapids Areas

Date/Time Event
All Day Amazing Dinosaurs at the GRCM
12:00 am - 3:00 pm Baby Wearing Class 101
All Day Butterflies Are Blooming at Frederik Meijer Gardens
🆓 All Day David (Shannon) Goes to the Museum: The Illustrations of David Shannon
🆓 All Day One Book, One City for Kids
🆓 All Day Sledding and Cross Country Skiing at VanRaalte Farm
All Day West Michigan Women's Expo
8:30 am - 12:30 pm Cornerstone MOPS Mom2Mom Sale
🆓 9:00 am - 3:00 pm BALLOON SUPER SATURDAY at Muskegon Museum of Art
9:00 am - 11:00 am Kids’ Butterfly Photography
9:00 am - 12:00 pm M-Life Mom2Mom Sale (Zeeland)
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Maple Sugar Festival in Kalamazoo
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Thornapple Mops Consignment Spring Sale
🆓 10:00 am Anatomy - The Human Body
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
10:00 am - 11:00 am Buns Boot Camp: Cloth Diapering 101
10:00 am - 12:00 pm GRAM's Parent & Child Workshop: Tattoo T-Shirts
10:00 am - 4:00 pm John Ball Zoo Opening Day
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Kids Cooking: Spiral Surprises from Apples to “Zoodles”
🆓 10:00 am - 6:00 pm LowellArts West Michigan Art Competition
🆓 10:00 am Mandarin Storytime at Cascade KDL
10:00 am Super Saturday Kids Zone
10:00 am - 2:00 pm THE STUDIO Hands-On-Art-Making space
🆓 10:00 am Weekend Morning Movies at the Ada-Lowell 5
🆓 10:00 am Weekend Morning Movies at the Grand Haven 9
🆓 10:00 am Weekend Morning Movies at the Holland 7
🆓 10:30 am - 11:30 am Dr. Seuss Birthday Event
10:30 am - 2:00 pm Tally Ho! Puppet Fest
11:00 am 87th Annual Saladin Shrine Circus
🆓 11:00 am Kids Joke Time – Holland
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Maple Sugar Time at the Historic VanRaalte Farm (Holland)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Sugarbush Tour
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Family Pool Open Swim at Spring Lake Community Fitness & Aquatic Center
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm GRAM's Saturday Drop-In Studio: Cabinets of Curiosity
🆓 1:00 pm Kids Joke Time – Lowell
1:00 pm - 6:30 pm Kroc Center Open Swim
1:00 pm Monster Jam Triple Threat Series
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Open Swim at Forest Hills Aquatic Center
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm R-Athletics Open Gym
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Super Saturday: Luck of the Irish (Fennville)
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Maple Moon
2:00 pm - 3:50 pm Open Skating at Georgetown Ice Center
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Public Ice Skating at Georgetown Ice Center, Hudsonville
🆓 2:00 pm Teen Book Speed Dating
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm Changes by Night Painting at Arts & Carafes Studio
3:00 pm 87th Annual Saladin Shrine Circus
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Family Cooking Basics
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm HIS Dance Presents the Original Ballet "Desert: A Good Samaritan Story"
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Icebound Found! The Ordeal of the S.S. Michigan
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Open Swim at Forest Hills Aquatic Center
7:00 pm Monster Jam Triple Threat Series
7:30 pm 87th Annual Saladin Shrine Circus
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Cotton Patch Gospel
7:30 pm Ragtime
7:33 pm River City Improv
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm SkyJam at Sky Zone