Events - Saturday Aug 5, 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!
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Family Fun Night at Teusinks
All Day 2017 State Games of America
All Day Children’s Garden Summer Activities
All Day Coast Guard Festival
All Day Free Kid Flicks at Celebration Cinema Woodland
🆓 All Day GRPL Summer Reading Challenge
All Day Kidstruction Zone at GRCM
All Day Splash Pads and Water Playgrounds
🆓 All Day Summer Reading Challenge
8:00 am - 1:00 pm Byron Center Farmers Market
🆓 8:00 am - 2:00 pm Holland Farmers Market
8:00 am - 1:00 pm Rockford Farmers Market
8:00 am - 1:00 pm Terra Square Farmers Market (Hudsonville)
🆓 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Art in the Park at Centennial Park
9:00 am - 12:30 pm Babysitting 101 (Holland)
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Caledonia Farmers Market
9:00 am - 10:00 am Junior Jam at AirTime
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Kentwood Farmers Market
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Tinker Tots - Barn Beam Robots (Holland)
🆓 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Teen - Saturday Morning Cartoons at Herrick District Library
10:00 am - 9:00 pm Animals, Ice Cream, & Outdoor Play at Deer Tracks Junction
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
10:00 am - 2:00 pm PHF WALK MI 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Paint-Your-Own Pallets @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Paint-Your-Own Pallets @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
🆓 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Ship Tours at the Coast Guard Festival
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Summer Adventures at Muskegon Winter Sports Complex
10:30 am Sensory-friendly movies at Celebration Cinema North
10:30 am Sensory-friendly movies at Celebration Cinema South
10:30 am Sensory-friendly movies at Cinema Carousel in Muskegon
🆓 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Ice Cream Social at Terra Square (Hudsonville)
🆓 11:00 am - 2:00 pm Scavenger Hunt at Lakeshore Museum Center
11:00 am Tall Ship Pirate Chase on Lake Michigan!
🆓 11:45 am Coast Guard Festival Grand Parade
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Coast Guard Festival Carnival
🆓 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Garfield Park Neighborhoods Association's Summer Celebration
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Grand Rapids Kids Jam
12:00 pm Little Lions Art Classes
🆓 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Tour Day at The Geek Group National Science Institute
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Mountain Biking 101
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Muskegon South Pierhead Lighthouse Tours
🆓 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Ship Tours at the Coast Guard Festival
1:30 pm Hope Summer Repertory Theatre: Annie - The Musical
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Jammin' With St. Jude
2:00 pm The NeverEnding Story at the Civic Theatre
2:30 pm Disney's The Little Mermaid
4:00 pm - 1:00 am Coast Guard Festival Carnival
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Date Night Drop Off (LIFE GIVING WATER FUNDRAISER!)
🆓 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Ship Tours at the Coast Guard Festival
6:30 pm Race at Berlin Raceway
🆓 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Summer Concert Series at Maranatha Bible and Missionary Conference
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Teen Night at Kentwood Fun Spot
7:30 pm Disney's The Little Mermaid
7:30 pm Hairspray JR at the Civic Theatre – Plus PROMO CODE!
8:00 pm D&W Fresh Market PICNIC POPS
🆓 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm Summer Night Sounds
🆓 9:50 pm Grand Haven Musical Fountain
🆓 10:00 pm Coast Guard Festival Fireworks Extravaganza
11:00 pm Cosmic Bowling