Events - Saturday Apr 29, 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
9:30 am - 5:00 pm Diagnosis: FUN!
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Public Ice Skating at Georgetown Ice Center, Hudsonville
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 Mexican Fiesta Party
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Purple Community 5K/Fun Run
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Rivertown Races
8:30 am - 11:30 am Calvin College 5k Spring Classic & Karen Muyskens Fun Run
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Curiosity Corner TOTS Almost New Sale
🆓 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Play, Learn, Explore! Early Childhood Resource Fair
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Volunteer at Howard Christensen Nature Center
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
10:00 am - 11:30 am Grandma and Me: Flower Power
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Kids Crafts and Critters (Coopersville)
🆓 10:00 am - 1:00 pm Kids, Crafts, and Critters Spring Petting Zoo (Coopersville)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm KOETSIER'S KIDS CLUB - PIZZA GARDENS!
🆓 10:00 am Mandarin Storytime at Cascade KDL
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Nelis' Dutch Village Community Day 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm Stuff the Bus for Pets hosted by the Grand Rapids Jaycees
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
🆓 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Who’s Who? LowellArts Members Exhibition
🆓 10:00 am - 11:00 am World TaiChi & Qigong Cay of Peace - Community Practice
10:15 am - 10:45 am Hurt the Dirt kids run
11:00 am - 2:00 pm Healthy Kids Day
11:00 am Once Upon a Paint Brush: The Pout Pout Fish
11:00 am - 6:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Paint-Your-Own Pallets @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Map & Compass Navigation
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: Upcycled Landscapes
1:00 pm - 6:30 pm Kroc Center Open Swim
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MICHIGAN SNAKES! at DeGraaf Nature Center
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm R-Athletics Open Gym
1:00 pm Trail Rides at Camp Henry
🆓 2:00 pm Jedi Academy
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Public Ice Skating at Georgetown Ice Center, Hudsonville
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Super Silly Saturday Roller Skating at Jumpin' Jupiter Skate Center (Muskegon)
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MICHIGAN SNAKES! at DeGraaf Nature Center
3:00 pm Trail Rides at Camp Henry
🆓 4:00 pm Storytime at Decadent Dogs
6:30 pm Race at Berlin Raceway
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm Candlelight Trails
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm Candlelight Trails at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Teen Night at Kentwood Fun Spot
7:30 pm Fancy Nancy
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm GLOW Roller Skating! At Jumpin' Jupiter Skate Center
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm SkyJam at Sky Zone
9:30 pm - 11:59 pm Public Night at the Veen Observatory

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