Events - Saturday Mar 25, 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
All Day Butterflies Are Blooming at Frederik Meijer Gardens
All Day Creatures of Light at GRPM
🆓 All Day David (Shannon) Goes to the Museum: The Illustrations of David Shannon
All Day JBF Spring 2017 Sales Event
🆓 All Day One Book, One City for Kids
12:00 am Sensory-friendly movies at Celebration Cinema South
8:00 am - 10:00 am Stuff-a-Truck Event
9:00 am - 4:30 pm Civilian First Responder Course
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Encounter Church Mom 2 Mom sale
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Friends of the Library Book Sale
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Grand Rapids Mothers of Twins Semi Annual Sale
🆓 9:00 am - 4:00 pm GVSU's Student Nurses' Association: Explore Nursing
9:30 am - 1:30 pm Holland Mom2Mom Sale
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
10:00 am - 9:00 pm Bunny Photos
10:00 am - 11:00 am Buns Boot Camp: Cloth Diapering 101
10:00 am - 12:00 pm COFFEE & CLAY @ THE MUD ROOM {ages 7-Adult}
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Grandma and Me: Ai Weiwei-Inspired Floating Kites
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kids Crafts and Critters (Coopersville)
🆓 10:00 am - 6:00 pm LowellArts West Michigan Art Competition
🆓 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Mad Hatter Tea Party
🆓 10:00 am Mandarin Storytime at Cascade KDL
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 - 1:30 pm Live Long and Proper - Learn Proper Etiquette
10:30 am Sensory-friendly movies at Celebration Cinema North
10:30 am Sensory-friendly movies at Cinema Carousel (Muskegon)
🆓 11:00 am Fine Motor Fun
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Maple Palooza (Holland)
🆓 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Celebrate! Community Day
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 - 6:30 pm Kroc Center Open Swim
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Open Swim at Forest Hills Aquatic Center
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm R-Athletics Open Gym
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Baby Wearing Class 101
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Fairy House Painting at Arts & Carafes Studio
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 Thinking Outside the Brick (Holland)
3:00 pm GR Symphony: The Emperor's New Clothes
🆓 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm Downtown LIVE !
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Mommy & Me Ball @ The Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
🆓 4:00 pm Storytime at Decadent Dogs
5:00 pm Mother-Son Bowling Night
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Open Swim at Forest Hills Aquatic Center
7:00 pm Peter Pan, proudly presented by JHS Thespians & Music Dept
7:33 pm River City Improv
8:00 pm Grand River Folk Arts Acoustic Saturday Night Concerts
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm SkyJam at Sky Zone