Events - Friday Aug 11, 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 Celebrate Kentwood - 2 Day Festival
All Day Children’s Garden Summer Activities
All Day Del Shannon Days & Car Show
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 Kidstruction Zone at GRCM
All Day National Blueberry Festival (South Haven)
All Day Northside Family Fun Fest (North Muskegon)
All Day Rockford Ninja Warrior | Youth Courses
🆓 All Day Sparta Celtic Festival
All Day Splash Pads and Water Playgrounds
🆓 All Day Summer Reading Challenge
All Day Unity Christian Music Festival
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Kentwood Summer Day Camps
8:00 am - 1:00 pm Market on Main (Middleville)
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 - 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
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 - 4:00 pm Friday FUNday @ THE MUD ROOM
🆓 10:00 am - 11:00 am Pirate Games and Coloring at Loutit District Library
10:00 am - 8:00 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 Hope Summer Repertory Theatre: Curious George - The Golden Meatball
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Once Upon a Paint Brush: Purple, Green and Yellow
🆓 11:00 am - 5:00 pm R.E.A.C.H. for ages 7-15
11:00 am Tall Ship Pirate Chase on Lake Michigan!
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Family Open Gym at Gymco
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Fridays at the Farm at Frederik Meijer Gardens
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Muskegon South Pierhead Lighthouse Tours
1:00 pm StageGR Presents Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka
1:30 pm Hope Summer Repertory Theatre: Curious George - The Golden Meatball
🆓 2:00 pm Drop in and Build Up at Herrick District Library- northside
🆓 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Pirate Crafts and Coloring at Loutit District Library
🆓 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vintage & Blueberry Fest in Grandville
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm AppleTree Early Care and Preschool Back to School Open House (Walker East)
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm AppleTree Early Care and Preschool Back to School Open House (Walker West)
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm Kids Craft Night at My Sweet Peony
5:30 pm Kids Night Out at MVP Crahen
🆓 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Back to School Bash at David D Hunting YMCA
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Family Fun Night at Teusinks
6:00 pm Phoebe Flies Away book reading at McDonald’s Restaurants
🆓 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Holland Summer Concert Series
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Disney's Aladdin Jr.
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Friday Night Public Skating Session at Tarry Hall
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Friday Public Skate at Tarry Hall Roller Rink
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Kentwood's Got Talent
7:00 pm StageGR Presents Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka
7:00 pm Whitecaps Home Game
7:30 pm Hope Summer Repertory Theatre: Working
7:30 pm To Kill A Mockingbird
🆓 9:00 pm Allendale Movies In The Park
🆓 9:00 pm The Brouwers Agency Movies in the Park brought to you buy Auto-Owners Insurance
🆓 9:50 pm Grand Haven Musical Fountain
11:00 pm Cosmic Bowling

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