Events - Thursday Nov 9, 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 The Life of the Mind at GRPM
🆓 9:00 am - 11:00 am Celebrate Calm | Free Parenting Workshop at Fair Haven Church
🆓 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
10:00 am - 7:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
🆓 10:00 am Digging Dinosaurs! at the Grandville 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 Family Storytime at the Wyoming KDL
🆓 10:30 am - 11:00 am Thursday Morning Storytime at Barnes & Noble (Rivertown)
11:00 am - 11:30 am Family Yoga FUN! at Forever Curious Children's Museum
🆓 11:00 am - 11:25 am Toddler Time at GRPL- Yankee Clipper Branch
🆓 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm Car Seat Safety Check- Cutlerville
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School
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 & Wood Signs @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
🆓 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Information Literacy Survival Guide for Teens
🆓 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Teen Gaming Thursday at Herrick District Library
🆓 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Batman Party at Allendale Township Library
🆓 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm FREE Night at the Muskegon Museum of Art
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 - 8:00 pm Family Night at the Grand Rapids Children's Museum
🆓 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm FREE Family Night at GRCM
🆓 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Free Thursday Nights at the GRAM
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Brats & Bonfires in Ada
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Cookies and Canvas: Winter Cabin at Biggby Coffee E. Beltline
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm VINTAGE TREE PAINTING PARTY @ THE MUD ROOM
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm Back to the Beat - Adult Roller Skate Night at Jumpin' Jupiter Skate Center (Muskegon)
🆓 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm Evening Explorers
🆓 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Game On! Board Game Night
🆓 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Art Van Wonderland
🆓 7:00 pm Carr-Flea Planetarium Christmas Show: Mystery of the Christmas Star
🆓 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Celebrate Calm | Free Parenting Workshop at Fair Haven Church
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr.
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm The Wyoming Theater Company presents Freak the Mighty
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm Buck Night at Hudsonville Lanes

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