Events - Friday Aug 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
9:30 am - 5:00 pm Diagnosis: FUN!
All Day Academy of Music: OPEN HOUSE
All Day Children’s Garden Summer Activities
All Day Free Kid Flicks at Celebration Cinema Woodland
🆓 All Day GRPL Summer Reading Challenge
All Day Hudsonville Community Fair
All Day Kidstruction Zone at GRCM
All Day Shoreline Jazz Festival at Heritage Landing
All Day Splash Pads and Water Playgrounds
🆓 All Day Summer Reading Challenge
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 - 6:00 pm Discover Columbus’ Ships (Muskegon)
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)
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 - 6:00 pm Nelson's 32nd Annual SnoMotion
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Paint-Your-Own Pallets @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
11:00 am Pirate Chaser Sails in South Haven
🆓 11:30 am - 11:30 pm Grand Rapids Hispanic Festival
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
🆓 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Dietitian Led Store Scavenger Hunt & Snack at Fresh Thyme
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 - 8:30 pm Family Fun Night at Teusinks
🆓 6:00 pm Lowell Showboat Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts
🆓 6:00 pm Music On The Lawn: Ada's Summer Concert Series
🆓 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Holland Summer Concert Series
7:00 pm Bands at Blandford: Valentiger
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Friday Night Public Skating Session at Tarry Hall
7:00 pm Whitecaps Home Game
7:30 pm To Kill A Mockingbird
🆓 9:30 pm Grand Haven Musical Fountain
11:00 pm Cosmic Bowling