FREE Halloween Ice Show

Halloween Figure Skating Showcase – FREE – Treat bags handed out to first 100 children through the door* Watch local figure skaters show off their skills dressed in classic, family-friendly Halloween costumes or to Halloween music. A fun event for the entire family! Costumed skaters will present routines to “Ghostbusters,” “Thriller” (as a vampire), “Evil Like Me” and “Rotten to […]

Healthy Body Healthy Mind 5K

FREE EVENT FOR GRAND RAPIDS AND AREA FAMILIES! Register for FREE at mindmeetsmusic.com/hbhm5K or call (616) 419-4329. This family friendly event provides an opportunity to celebrate health and wellness as a community! The morning will kick off with signature Mind Meets Music movement activities to warm up participants, followed by a run/walk through Grand Rapids’ beautiful Riverside Park. Local organizations […]

Recycling Event 2018

Join the Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown and Comprenew on Saturday, September 8th for a FREE electronics recycling event. You bring the electronic materials and we will recycle them for you! Drop off your items from 10AM until 5PM in our front parking lot. Recyclable materials include: -PC’s, Laptops and Servers – Including Hard Drives -Media Equipment (Tapes, CD’s, Disks) […]

20 Places to Cool Off in Grand Rapids: Swim Edition!

The temperature is rising here in West Michigan and everybody could use a swim! Pools and lakes are super fun ways to spend the day with your friends and family, and there are tons of fantastic and affordable options right near Grand Rapids. Here are 20 places to cool off! Long Lake Park – Open natural areas with a mile of water on […]

The West Michigan Chalk Art Festival Comes to Grand Rapids June 15-16

When we think of supporting the arts in our community, we think of music, paintings, dance performances…. But what about chalk? Although we may not think of it as such, chalk has been an art form used by many of us before we even started school and, with a bit of creativity, it can be elevated to be considered awe […]