#GRANDNEW | New Waterfront Concert Series In Grand Haven

In West Michigan we take full advantage of all that summer has to offer. The Summer Sessions Waterfront Concert Series coming to Grand Haven is expected to take the concert experience {and season} to another level. Event | Summer Sessions | Waterfront Concert Series Location | Lynne Sherwood Waterfront Stadium | 1 N. Harbor Drive, Grand Haven, MI 49417 When | […]

Family Fun | 4 Walker/Standale Events That Should Be On Your Radar This Summer

Walker/Standale are one in the same. This suburb located just west of Grand Rapids, is a vibrant community known for being a terrific place to live, work and grow. This summer, the city will be hosting several exciting events. Read on for a complete lineup of what’s to come. June 10 | Summer Fun Kick Off Carnival: Hosted by the Kent District […]

Proposal to Build a Grocery Store in Eastown Awaits Approval

As Grand Rapids continues to grow, unused spaces are being scouted for their potential to become a part of the thriving business community. To this end, Jacey Ehmann – president and founder of Grand Rapids’ Metric Structure – has purchased the property located at 1201 Wealthy St. SE {corner of Wealthy & Fuller} in hopes to build a grocery store. […]

Kids & Family Expo

Kids & Family Expo January 26, 2019 (Saturday) Hours: 10am – 5pm DeVos Place, downtown Grand Rapids, MI www.KohlerExpo.com Ride a Zip Line through the DeVos Place! Family Bonding Activities, Education & Fun! This family focused community event encourages families to play & move with physical activities, learn & explore with creative mind activities and lead healthier lives in an […]

Wayland Art Hop

Come out and enjoy the season with Wayland’s tree lighting, hot chocolate and cookies, horse and wagon rides, children’s activities, live music, children’s stories being read, student’s singing carols, bake sales and more.

Light Up Downtown

We invite you to Light Up Downtown together as a community with Mayor Bliss, Santa Claus and many special guests! 5:00 PM Starting @ Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum Celebrate the Breton Village Holiday Train Pet the Reindeer from Rooftop Landing Reindeer Farm Play with the Sled Dogs of Team Evergreen Kennel Holiday songs performed by Grand Rapids Caroling Company […]

Ignite: The Neighborhood 5k

Join the Madison Square Neighborhood for a 5k Run/walk! We will be having free yoga lead by Funky Buddha, DJ, interactive Art, yard games, food/drinks, tailgating for the big Michigan vs Michigan State foot ball games and more! Activities for kids of all ages! This is a family event, so all are welcome!

Grand Rapids Public Schools to Host the School Choice Expo and Fall Family Harvest

Photo courtesy of Dissolve When choosing a school for your child there are many factors to consider and it isn’t a decision that should be taken lightly. Luckily, Grand Rapids Public Schools will be hosting the School Choice Expo and Family Harvest Festival which will help parents find the school that is right for their child. This event will be taking […]

Where’s Waldo in downtown GR

Teams will meet in Calder Plaza at 1:00PM for instructions as over 25 Waldos take to the streets of downtown Grand Rapids. There are some ArtPrize kid activities happening in Calder Plaza, so we will meet in the north side of the plaza (practically right under the actual Calder artwork). Teams will race (from 1:15- 3:30) to see who can […]

Harvest Fest Classic Car Show

Classic car show held in conjunction with all the festivities of Rockford’s 42nd Annual Harvest Fest. Lots of family friendly fun including pancake breakfast, chili cook off, coloring contest, scarecrow building and more.