Events - Sunday Dec 17, 2017 2018-01-11T11:43:14+00:00

Date/Time Event
12:00 AM Just Fort Fun! at GRCM
12:00 AM The Life of the Mind at GRPM
9:00 AM Junior Jam at AirTime
9:00 AM Photos with Santa at Rivertown Crossings
9:00 AM Wheelhouse Brunch with Santa
11:00 AM Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World
11:00 AM Holiday Brunch with Santa at SE4SONS
11:00 AM Photos with Santa at Rivertown Crossings
12:00 PM Christmas at the Cappon House (Holland)
12:00 PM Christmas Experience with Santa at Deer Tracks Junction!
🆓 12:00 PM Kids Kringle-an Old Town Event for the Kids in Lansing
12:00 PM Photos with Santa at Woodland Mall
12:00 PM Santa Photos at Rogers Plaza
🆓 12:00 PM Santa's Shoppe in Holland
🆓 12:00 PM Visits with Santa at the Downtown Market
1:00 PM Finding Neverland at Wharton Center for Performing Arts (in East Lansing)
1:00 PM Pottery Painting & Wood Signs @ THE MUD ROOM (all ages)
1:00 PM The Santa Train
2:00 PM “Let it Snow” Holiday Show at Grand Rapids Public Museum’s Chaffee Planetarium
2:00 PM Annie at Civic Theatre is a Great Christmastime Treat
2:00 PM Public Ice Skating at Georgetown Ice Center, Hudsonville
2:00 PM Public Skating at Griff’s IceHouse West
2:00 PM Sunday Afternoon Skating Session at Tarry Hall
2:00 PM THE NUTCRACKER presented by West Michigan Youth Ballet
2:30 PM Public Skating at Lakeshore Sports Centre
🆓 3:00 PM Cocoa and Classics at Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU (in East Lansing)
3:00 PM GR Symphony: Wolverine Worldwide Holiday Pops
3:00 PM The 5th Annual LUVS Holiday Show! (Lansing)
3:00 PM The Santa Train
🆓 5:00 PM Grand Menorah Lighting Downtown @ the Calder Plaza!
5:30 PM Christmas Lite Show at Fifth Third Ballpark
🆓 5:30 PM Hughes Musical Christmas Light Show
5:30 PM The Christmas Star
6:00 PM Christmas Lite Show Memory Lane Train at Fifth Third Ballpark

Grand Rapids Kids Events Calendar

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