Events - Thursday Oct 19, 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
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm Spooky Barn Maze /Haunted Barn Maze
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
6:30 am - 6:00 pm Heidi's Farmstand & Bakery Corn Maze
🆓 9:00 am - 9:30 am Little Peeps Storytime at the Critter Barn
9:00 am - 11:30 am Sprouts Series at John Ball Zoo
9:30 am - 11:30 am Byron Center Toddler Rec
🆓 9:30 am - 11:30 am Free Toddler Rec Day
10:00 am - 7:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Crane Orchard Corn Maze & Hay Rides
10:00 am - 6:00 pm Fall Fun at Robinette's
🆓 10:00 am Family Storytime at KDL East GR
🆓 10:00 am - 11:00 am Family Storytime at KDL Lowell
🆓 10:00 am - 11:00 am Family Storytime at the Alpine Township KDL
🆓 10:00 am Family Storytime at the Grandville KDL
🆓 10:00 am Family Storytime at the Kentwood KDL
🆓 10:00 am - 11:30 am Play & Learn Group – Coit Creative Arts Academy
🆓 10:00 am Preschool Storytime at Herrick District Library
🆓 10:00 am - 10:30 am Preschool Storytime at Howard Miller Public Library
🆓 10:00 am - 11:00 am Storytime at Loutit District Library (Grand Haven)
🆓 10:00 am Toddler Storytime at Herrick District Library- northside
10:00 am - 1:00 pm Toddler Time at Rebounderz
🆓 10:30 am - 11:00 am Baby & Me Storytime at GRPL- Seymour Branch
🆓 10:30 am Family Storytime at the Wyoming KDL
🆓 10:30 am - 11:00 am Thursday Morning Storytime at Barnes & Noble (Rivertown)
🆓 11:00 am Babytime at the Walker KDL
11:00 am - 6:00 pm Fall Fun at Klackle Orchards
🆓 11:00 am Family Storytime at KDL East GR
11:00 am - 7:00 pm Hands-on Animals, Ice Cream, & Outdoor Play at Deer Tracks Junction
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Little Ones Lunch & Learn
🆓 11:00 am - 11:25 am Toddler Time at GRPL- Yankee Clipper Branch
🆓 11:15 am Byron Rec: Storytime with KDL
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm Fun Farm Days at Post Family Farms
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch Bunch at Gymco
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Munch-n-Move at GRG
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Open Gym at Gymco
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Homeschool Open Gym at GRGymnastics
🆓 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Play & Learn Group – Grand Rapids Main Library
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Wood Signs @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
2:00 pm Broadway Grand Rapids presents WICKED
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm Spooky Barn Maze /Haunted Barn Maze
🆓 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Teen Gaming Thursday at Herrick District Library
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Fall Fun at Bethke Farms
🆓 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm FREE Night at the Muskegon Museum of Art
🆓 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm GRPS School Choice Expo & Family Fall Festival-Dinner, Bounce House & More!
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm THE STUDIO Hands-On-Art-Making space
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Throwback Thursdays at Kentwood Fun Spot
🆓 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm Car Seat Safety Check- Holland
🆓 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Free Thursday Nights at the GRAM
🆓 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Kent Career Tech Center Open House
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Forest Hills Central Marching Band Presents: Bandtasia
🆓 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Prime Time Family Storytime at Dorr Township Library
🆓 6:00 pm West African Drum and Dance (for teens) at KDL Tyrone Township
🆓 6:30 pm Digging Dinosaurs! at KDL Spencer Township
🆓 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Book Jeopardy (for tweens & teens) at Allendale Township Library
7:00 pm Reading the Night Sky
🆓 7:00 pm - 7:35 pm Solar Superstorms at Carr-Fles Planetarium
7:30 pm Broadway Grand Rapids presents WICKED
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Buck Night at Hudsonville Lanes

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