Events - Saturday Nov 11, 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
7:00 am - 3:00 pm A Very Rustic Christmas Craft Show
8:00 am - 3:00 pm Fulton Street Farmers Market
🆓 8:00 am - 2:00 pm Holland Farmers Market
8:30 am - 12:30 pm First Aid, CPR, & AED Certification Course
8:30 am - 1:00 pm Lamont Christian School Fall Mom to Mom Sale
9:00 am - 4:00 pm Babysitter Training at GR Kroc Center
9:00 am - 3:30 pm Babysitter Training at Mary Free Bed YMCA
9:00 am - 3:00 pm BCFAB Craft Show
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids at GRPM
🆓 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Indoor Play at Holland Playland
9:00 am - 10:00 am Junior Jam at AirTime
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Rockford High School Craft Show
9:00 am - 2:00 pm Stop&Shop Arts and Craft Show
9:00 am - 11:00 am Turkey Trot 5K
9:00 am - 11:30 am Veterans Day 5
9:30 am - 11:00 am Cranksgiving 2017 Bike Ride/Food Drive
10:00 am - 8:00 pm Awesome Indoor Play Time at Jester's Court
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Coloring Club at Carolyn Stich Studio
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Mermaid Adventure Day
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Michaels Kids Club (Alpine)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Michaels Kids Club (Grandville)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Michaels Kids Club (Holland)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Michaels Kids Club (Kentwood)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Migratory 5K Fun Run 2017 at the ODC
🆓 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Mindstorm Saturdays at GRPL
🆓 10:00 am - 3:00 pm ORIGAMI SUPER SATURDAY at Muskegon Museum of Art
10:00 am - 9:00 pm Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall
10:00 am - 5:00 pm Pottery Painting & Wood Signs @ THE MUD ROOM {all ages}
10:00 am - 1:00 pm SantaFest at Woodland Mall
🆓 11:00 am A Loud Winter's Nap Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Holland
🆓 11:00 am A Loud Winter's Nap Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Muskegon
🆓 11:00 am A Loud Winter's Nap Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Rivertown
🆓 11:00 am A Loud Winter's Nap Storytime at Barnes & Noble- Woodland
🆓 11:00 am Big Read Children's Author Visit at Herrick District Library
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Buzz Light Year Character Day - Jumpin' Jupiter Skate & Fun Center (Muskegon)
🆓 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Music Zoo at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
11:00 am - 2:00 pm Top Toys demo event at Target
11:30 am - 1:30 pm RSVP for the RENEW MAMA Baby Shower
🆓 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Free Parent/Child Sing Song Yoga® Class (ages 2-6)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch Bunch at Gymco
🆓 12:00 pm Mini Maker Faire at Barnes & Noble- Woodland
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Open Gym at Gymco
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm Photos with Santa at Rivertown Crossings
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Saturday Matinee at Byron Fun Spot
🆓 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Second Saturday Sketching Tour
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Skater Babies at Kentwood Fun Spot
🆓 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm Sing Song Yoga Classic (ages 6-11)
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Drop-in Studios
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Fall Trail Rides at Camp Henry
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Open Gym at GRGymnastics
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm Saturday Skate at Kentwood Fun Spot
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm Saturday Skate at Tarry Hall Roller Skating Rink
🆓 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Turkeys in Fall at Forever Curious Children's Museum
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm All About Owls at Blandford Nature Center
🆓 2:00 pm Blandford on the Road - Wildlife Ambassadors
🆓 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Monthly Makers: Ozobots at Hackley Public Library
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Public Ice Skating at Georgetown Ice Center, Hudsonville
🆓 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Reading with Breslyn at Loutit District Library in Grand Haven
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Carefree Evening at Arts & Carafes Studio
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Fall Trail Rides at Camp Henry
3:00 pm GR Symphony: The Snowman
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Date Night at Mary Free Bed YMCA
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Date Night at the Spartan Stores YMCA
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Family Roller Skating at Tarry Hall
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Bike the Lights at Muskegon Winter Sports Complex
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Disney's Beauty and the Beast Jr.
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Saturday Night Skate at Byron Fun Spot
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm The Wyoming Theater Company presents Freak the Mighty
7:15 pm Muskegon Lumberjacks Hockey Game
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm GLOW Roller Skating! At Jumpin' Jupiter Skate Center
7:30 pm West Ottawa Public Schools present: Peter Pan
8:00 pm Grand Rapids Symphony presents An American in Paris

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