Events - Friday Mar 17, 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.

Are you hosting a family-friendly event in West Michigan? Submit details to be added to the event calendar. Follow just a few simple guidelines and reach tens of thousands of families in the great Grand Rapids area. And the best part? It’s FREE to post an event!

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 Alkalign Studios Grand Opening Weekend
All Day Amazing Dinosaurs at the GRCM
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
9:00 am - 3:00 pm All About Kids Sale
🆓 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Holy Cross Kids Consignment Sale
🆓 9:00 am - 3:00 pm NE GR MOPS Kids Consignment Sale
9:00 am - 11:30 am Sprouts Series at John Ball Zoo
10:00 am - 12:00 pm A Doggone Good Toddler Time
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
🆓 10:00 am - 6:00 pm LowellArts West Michigan Art Competition
10:00 am - 2:00 pm THE STUDIO Hands-On-Art-Making space
🆓 10:00 am Toddler Storytime (Holland- north side)
🆓 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
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm UICA Family Days
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Ada's Leprechaun Hunt
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Green Kids with St. Patrick
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm Kroc Center Open Swim
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PATTY O' POT PLANTING PARTY at Koetsier's
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm Family Pool Open Swim at Spring Lake Community Fitness & Aquatic Center
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm Kids Night Out at John Ball Zoo
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Open Swim at Forest Hills Aquatic Center
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm LaughFest 2017 Comedies/Melodramas
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Lucky Hat Painting at Arts & Carafes Studio PAJAMA PARTY!
7:00 pm - 8:50 pm Open Skating at Georgetown Ice Center
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Twilight Sensory Safari – Exploring the Night at John Ball Zoo
7:30 pm Ragtime
8:00 pm Grand Rapids Symphony: St. Patrick's Day Celebration
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm Improv Troupe Contents Under Pressure