Events - Monday Aug 7, 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!
🆓 All Day 19th Annual Coopersville Tractor Show
All Day Children’s Garden Summer Activities
All Day Free Kid Flicks at Celebration Cinema Woodland
🆓 All Day Grand Haven Pirate Festival
🆓 All Day GRPL Summer Reading Challenge
All Day Kent County Youth Fair
All Day Splash Pads and Water Playgrounds
🆓 All Day Summer Reading Challenge
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Kentwood Summer Day Camps
8:30 am - 12:00 pm Junior Grand Ravines Hike (for middle schoolers)
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Be Curious Day Camp at Grand Rapids Public Museum
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Be Curious Day Camp at Grand Rapids Public Museum
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Blast Off Summer Camp at Forever Curious Children's Museum
9:00 am - 11:00 am Crazy Bounce Toddler Time (Holland)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Day Camp at MVP Crahen (ages 6-11)
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Day Camp at MVP Holland (ages 6-11)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Day Camp at MVP Sportsplex (ages 6-11)
9:00 am - 2:00 pm Explore the Japanese Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens
9:00 am - 2:00 pm Investigate the Japanese Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Mini Day Camp at MVP Crahen (ages 3-6)
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Mini Day Camp at MVP Holland (ages 3-6)
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Mini Day Camp at MVP Sportsplex (ages 3-6)
🆓 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Upward Bound VBS at Redeemer OPC
🆓 9:30 am Babytime at the East Grand Rapids KDL
10:00 am - 9:00 pm Animals, Ice Cream, & Outdoor Play at Deer Tracks Junction
🆓 10:00 am - 11:00 am Finisher Party with GRS Percussionist Bill Vits (Zeeland)
10:00 am - 11:00 am Forest Fun for Tykes at the Outdoor Discovery Center
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Paint-Your-Own Pallets @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
🆓 10:00 am Weekday Morning Movies: Summer Series at the Grand Haven 9
🆓 10:30 am Babytime at the East Grand Rapids KDL
11:00 am Bring the Baby Matinee at Celebration Cinema South
🆓 11:00 am - 5:00 pm P.L.A.Y! (Positive Leadership Activities for Youth) for ages 7-15
🆓 11:00 am - 5:00 pm R.E.A.C.H. for ages 7-15
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Family Open Gym at Gymco
🆓 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Imagine Craft Day - Free Crafts, Games, Tour & More
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Live Birds of Prey at the Outdoor Discovery Center
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Muskegon South Pierhead Lighthouse Tours
1:30 pm Hope Summer Repertory Theatre: Curious George - The Golden Meatball
🆓 1:30 pm Marshmallow Madness for Teens at KDL Sand Lake
🆓 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Bellydance Class and Show with Gypsy Raqs
6:00 pm Babywearing 101
🆓 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Faith United Reformed Church VBS
🆓 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Create Kids Camp
🆓 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Jazz In The Park
🆓 6:30 pm Llama Llama Visit at Herrick District Library
🆓 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Pirate Storytelling at Loutit District Library
7:30 pm Hope Summer Repertory Theatre: A View From The Bridge
🆓 9:50 pm Grand Haven Musical Fountain

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