Events - Saturday Oct 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
All Day ArtPrize
All Day Flick's Family Film Fest at Celebration Cinema North
All Day Flick's Family Film Fest at Celebration Cinema Rivertown
All Day Flick's Family Film Fest at Celebration Cinema South
🆓 All Day Red Flannel Festival
🆓 All Day Zeeland Pumpkinfest
7:00 am - 9:00 pm Heidi's Farmstand & Bakery Corn Maze
🆓 8:00 am - 2:00 pm Holland Farmers Market
8:00 am - 1:00 pm Rockford Farmers Market
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Babysitter Training at GR Kroc Center
9:00 am - 12:30 pm Babysitting 101 (Holland)
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Byron Center Farmers Market
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Caledonia Farmers Market
🆓 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Color West Michigan ArtPrize Rock Hunt
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Forest Hills Presbyterian Church Rummage Sale
9:00 am - 10:00 am Junior Jam at AirTime
9:00 am - 1:00 pm Kentwood Farmers Market
9:00 am - 6:00 pm Schwallier's Corn Maze & Activities
9:30 am - 1:30 pm Michigan Adventure Race: ArtPrize Edition
10:00 am - 12:00 pm ArtPrize Tours
10:00 am - 12:00 pm ATLAS Amazing Race
10:00 am - 11:00 am Awesome Autumn Adventure at KDL Alto
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
🆓 10:00 am Bats in the Library! at Herrick District Library- North Branch
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Coloring Club at Carolyn Stich Studio
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Crane Orchard Corn Maze & Hay Rides
🆓 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Depot to Depot Fall Color Tour (Muskegon)
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Fall Festival at Post Family Farms
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Fall Fun at Klackle Orchards
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Fall Fun at Robinette's
🆓 10:00 am Fall Weekend Morning Movies at Goodrich Quality Theaters (Grand Haven)
🆓 10:00 am Fall Weekend Morning Movies at Goodrich Quality Theaters (Holland)
🆓 10:00 am Fall Weekend Morning Movies at Goodrich Quality Theaters (Lowell)
10:00 am Kid’s Cooking: Homemade Caramel Apples and Baked Apple Roses with Chef Char
🆓 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Mindstorm Saturdays at GRPL
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Wood Signs @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Survival Basics at the Historic VanRaalte Farm
🆓 10:15 am - 11:00 am LEGO Club at the Hudsonville Library
🆓 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Seeds on the Move at Calvin Ecosystem Preserve
10:45 am - 2:45 pm Tree-mendous Trees Kids' Tram Tours
🆓 11:00 am - 6:00 pm ArtPrize: STEAM Village
11:00 am CARE Ballet: Sleeping Beauty
🆓 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Grandville Fall Fest
11:00 am - 7:00 pm Hands-on Animals, Ice Cream, & Outdoor Play at Deer Tracks Junction
🆓 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Harvest Hullabaloo at the Downtown Market
🆓 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Hungry, Hungry Serpents at the Outdoor Discovery Center
11:00 am - 2:00 pm Saturday Open House: Autumn Tree Craft
🆓 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Sylvan STEM at Loutit District Library
11:00 am The Famous Pumpkin Train
🆓 11:00 am The Poky Little Puppy Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Holland
🆓 11:00 am The Poky Little Puppy Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Muskegon
🆓 11:00 am The Poky Little Puppy Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Rivertown
🆓 11:00 am The Poky Little Puppy Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Woodland
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm Fall Fun Fest Open House
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm Family Open Swim at Holland Aquatic Center
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm Fruit Ridge Hayrides & Fall Fun
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Grand Rapids Kids Jam
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides at Moelker Orchards
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch Bunch at Gymco
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Open Gym at Gymco
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Saturday Matinee at Byron Fun Spot
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Skater Babies at Kentwood Fun Spot
🆓 1:00 pm Bats in the Library! at Herrick District Library
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Drop-in Studio at GRAM: ArtPrize
🆓 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Drop-in Studio: ArtPrize
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Drop-in Studios
🆓 1:00 pm Movies at the Library: Descendants 2 at Allendale Township Library
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Open Gym at GRGymnastics
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm Saturday Skate at Kentwood Fun Spot
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Spooky Barn Maze /Haunted Barn Maze
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm Saturday Skate at Tarry Hall Roller Skating Rink
🆓 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Star Wars Reads Day at Hackley Public Library
1:30 pm The Famous Pumpkin Train
🆓 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Walker Pumpkin Bash 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Public Ice Skating at Georgetown Ice Center, Hudsonville
🆓 3:00 pm Bats in the Library! at Herrick District Library
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CARE Ballet: Sleeping Beauty
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm Muskegon South Pierhead Lighthouse Tours
4:00 pm LEGO Make & Take Activity Featuring LEGO Ninjago at Barnes & Noble- Holland
🆓 4:00 pm LEGO Make & Take Activity Featuring LEGO Ninjago at Barnes & Noble- Muskegon
🆓 4:00 pm LEGO Make & Take Activity Featuring LEGO Ninjago at Barnes & Noble- Rivertown
🆓 4:00 pm LEGO Make & Take Activity Featuring LEGO Ninjago at Barnes & Noble- Woodland
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Bark in the Dark Run/Walk
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Date Night at David D Hunting YMCA
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Date Night Drop Off at R-Athletics
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm KIDS CRAFT & PIZZA: HALLOWEEN EDITION
🆓 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Prime Time Family Storytime at Dorr Township Library
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Spooky Barn Maze - HAUNTED EDITION
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Family Roller Skating at Tarry Hall
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School
6:30 pm Race at Berlin Raceway
7:00 pm Grand Rapids Griffins Home Game
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Saturday Night Skate at Byron Fun Spot
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm GLOW Roller Skating! At Jumpin' Jupiter Skate Center
11:00 pm Cosmic Bowling

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