Events - Friday Nov 3, 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
🆓 6:30 pm Parent-Child Book Exploration at Herrick District Library
All Day BattleGR Grand Opening
All Day Halloween Candy Buy Back at Academy of Music
All Day The Life of the Mind at GRPM
8:00 am - 3:00 pm Fulton Street Farmers Market
🆓 8:30 am - 10:00 am Play & Learn – Burton Elementary
9:00 am - 8:00 pm 33rd annual Beneath the Wreath: A Charitable Shopping Event presented by the Junior League of Grand Rapids
🆓 9:00 am - 6:00 pm Indoor Play at Holland Playland
9:00 am - 11:30 am Sprouts Series at John Ball Zoo
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
🆓 10:00 am - 11:30 am Play & Learn Group – Aberdeen K-8
🆓 10:00 am - 10:30 am Preschool Storytime at Howard Miller Public Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Preschool Swim at the Holland Aquatic Center
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Toddler Time at Sky Zone
🆓 10:30 am Friday Morning Storytime at Barnes & Noble (Woodland)
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Preschool Open Gym at GRGymnastics
🆓 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Car Seat Safety Check- Walker
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm Fun Farm Days at Post Family Farms
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch Bunch at Gymco
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Open Gym at Gymco
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm Pottery Painting, Glass Fusing & Wood Signs @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm Jurassic Quest
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm STEM Club: Bridge Challenge! at Forever Curious Children's Museum
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm Kids Night Out at MVP Rockford
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Family Open Swim at Holland Aquatic Center
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Friday Family Fun Night: Flashlight Night at the Lakeshore Museum Center
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Friday Night Skate at Byron Fun Spot
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Friday Night Skate at Kentwood Fun Spot
6:30 pm "Sweet! The Nutcracker vs. The Mouse King" presented by Allendale Public Schools
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Bats of the World at Pierce Cedar Creek Institute in Hastings
6:30 pm Zeeland High Players present: Charlotte's Web
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Friday Night Public Skating Session at Tarry Hall
7:00 pm Grand Rapids Drive Home Game
7:00 pm Grand Rapids Griffins Home Game
7:15 pm Muskegon Lumberjacks Hockey Game
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm GLOW Roller Skating! At Jumpin' Jupiter Skate Center
8:00 pm Broadway Grand Rapids presents WICKED
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm GLOW at Sky Zone
11:00 pm Cosmic Bowling