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Starting March 6 we’re launching a monster spring break giveaway on Instagram and in our Nightly News with new winners every single weekday.

Back in February of 2009, we launched this little website for parents in GR and had no idea what would follow.

Today, Grand Rapids Kids reaches 37000+ Facebook fans, 9100+ Instagram followers, and 300+ nightly news readers who get the inside scoop on the day ahead. We love them. We love all of you. And we want to celebrate your support and say thank you!

To do that, we’re throwing prizes your way leading up to spring break for most of the month of March. It’s our pleasure!

You can expect generous prizes from over 17 local West Michigan businesses.

SEVENTEEN local area businesses have partnered with us to bring you this year’s MEGA SPRING BREAK GIVEAWAY!

You could win some of these amazing prizes that will keep your family busy every day of spring break. A HUGE thanks to all of these businesses for offering up such fantastic prizes. We were blown away by the response and enthusiasm to participate. Wish we could win every single one of these for ourselves.

You do not want to miss this.

Follow us on Instagram now and sign up to get our Nightly News

Giveaways will be featured in no particular order so you’ll have to check in each day on Instagram and in the Nightly News to see what’s up for grabs. We’ll be posting weekday giveaways in the evening and announcing a winner the following evening. In general, giveaways will run from 8 p.m. to 7 p.m. the following day.

All you’ll have to do is comment on an IG post or reply to the Nightly News email to enter. The fun starts on March 6, 2018. Follow #GRSpringBreak to see all the fun.

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While You Wait for the Giveaways… Tips for Planning Your Family’s EPIC Spring Break Staycation

With Spring Break is just around the corner, now is the perfect time to lock in your GR Staycation plans.

Grand Rapids and its surrounding areas are home to plenty of cool places that are sure to bring you and your family an action-packed, super fun experience.

Recipe for the Perfect Staycation

Step 1: Score a Hotel Deal

Check www.groupon.com for last minute deals or bid for a hotel on www.priceline.com. Your family would love staying at a hotel with an indoor pool and if you can land one with free breakfast – even better!

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Step 2: Enjoy Family-Friendly Dining

Let’s face it. The daily grind of work, laundry, cooking dinner, washing dishes and folding laundry can get a bit tiring. Parents and kids will love a break from routine by dining out at a kid-friendly restaurant over Spring Break. No cooking or clean-up? Sold! Be sure to reference our Kids Eat Free/Cheap Guide and our round up of the Top 10 Kid-Friendly Restaurants around greater Grand Rapids. Got food sensitivities in the family? – You may find this helpful: Grand Rapids Restaurants for Kids and Families With Allergies.

Step 3: Get Busy with Kid-Approved, Fun Activities

Families staying local this Spring Break certainly have their fingers crossed for beautiful, sunshine-filled weather! We hope for great weather so you can get outside and enjoy an awesome kid-friendly hikes or have fun at a local playground. No matter the weather, this fantastic list of indoor play places will keep your family busy with loads of fun all week long!

Step 4: Share Your Family Fun with GRKIDS!

GRKIDS is social and we LOVE seeing your family fun on Facebook and Instagram! Tag your photos with #grplays, so we can see your staycation fun. We may even repost some of our favorite photos!

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This giveaway will close on March 26, 2018 at 11pm and the winners will be notified via email or if entering on Instagram, Instagram messenger. The winner will have 24 hours to respond by email accepting the prize. No purchase necessary to enter the contest. Leaving a comment is not a requirement of entry. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to grkids.com and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used to enter the contest and notify winners. Entrants will release Facebook from all liability. Entrants must be at least 18 years of age and reside in Michigan. Only one entry per household or IP address. Entrants may also enter the contest by sending an email to win at grkids dot com containing their name, address, phone number and email address along with the words: Spring Break Mega Family Fun Giveaway in the subject line. Grand Rapids Kids’ liability is limited to the value of the prize. Per Instagram rules, we must mention this is in no way sponsored, administered, or associated with Instagram, Inc. By entering, entrants confirm they are 18+ years of age, release Instagram of responsibility, and agree to Instagram’s terms of use.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING. SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
THE GIVEAWAY MAY BE TERMINATED AT ANY TIME FOR ANY REASON BY Grand Rapids Kids, WITHOUT NOTICE.
Accepting the Prize constitutes your full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of Grand Rapids Kids, which shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Giveaway.
Giveaway Time: The Grand Rapids Kids “Mega Spring Break Giveaway” (the “Giveaway”) begins at 10 a.m. ET on March 6, 2018 ending at 11:00 p.m. on March 26, 2018. Daily drawings will take place nightly in March. See specific Instagram post caption or Nightly News email for specifics on each prize entry window.

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