The Tinsel, Treats and Trolley Event Returns to Ada Township Nov. 30

Photo courtesy of Grand Rapids Kids The holiday season is coming to Grand Rapids and it’s time to start marking your calendars for some exciting community events.  One event you should add to your schedule is Tinsel, Treats and Trolleys which will be taking place in the Ada Township on November 30 from 5:30-9:00 PM. Find out more about what […]

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 […]

Registration Has Begun for Turkey Trot 2018

Photo courtesy of MLive Thanksgiving Day is a time for reflection and being with family. Start your Thanksgiving off right this year by participating in the Grand Rapids 2018 Turkey Trot. Registration has just begun so be sure to reserve your spot! The Turkey Trot is a 5k run that starts at 8 AM on Thanksgiving Day at Van Andel […]

The Ethnic Heritage Festival to Take Place at GRPM on November 3

Photo courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Museum Grand Rapids is known as a community that celebrates its cultural diversity. The Ethnic Heritage Festival will provide the perfect opportunity to learn more about the different ethnicities that make up the Grand Rapids community. The event will be taking place on Saturday, November 3 at the Grand Rapids Public Museum from 10 […]

FREE “Tailgate Party” Supper

Join North Park Presbyterian Church on Saturday, September 29, 2018 for their monthly Free Supper. This month we will be having food items found at a tailgate such as hot dogs! Saturday, September 29 4:30pm – 6pm North Park Presbyterian Church 500 North Park St. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Dinosaur Exhibition Coming to GRPM With Opening Party Oct. 13

Photo courtesy of Stage Nine Exhibitions The much anticipated new exhibition Expedition: Dinosaur is coming to the Grand Rapids Public Museum and will be celebrated with an opening party on Saturday, October 13 from 10 AM – 3 PM. Find out more about the exhibition and what you can expect when you come by on the 13th to partake in […]

Pasta Per Trio Do Their Part in No Kid Hungry Campaign

Photo Courtesy of HuffPost With children going hungry all around the United States, it is nice to know that a Grand Rapids-based company is stepping up to do their part. For the third year in a row, Pasta Per Trio, a franchise of Noodles & Company will be partnering with No Kid Hungry in a combined effort to help end childhood […]

Free Admission and Spark!Lab at the Holland Museum

Photo courtesy of CODART This Monday, Sept. 10, the Holland Museum will be opening its doors, granting free admission to all visitors from 4 PM – 8 PM. This will be a great opportunity for guests to see the museum’s permanent collections as well as experience Spark!Lab, an interactive space for kids to be inventors. Find out more about this […]

Terra Firma Rock Climbing Gym Introduces Youth Rec Teams

It’s important to introduce a fitness regimen to children early on in life. Terra Firma’s new Youth Rec Teams not only give the kids of Grand Rapids a healthy outlet, it gives them an opportunity to meet other kids and to grow physically and mentally. Find out more about how you can get your kids involved in the rock climbing […]

LABOR FEST 2018

The 10th annual FREE West Michigan Labor Fest will be held on Labor Day along the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids at the beautiful Ah-Nab-Awen Park in front of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum. September 3, 2018 11:00am – 5:00pm FREE all day admission to the Gerald R. Ford Museum. Bring a blanket to sit on the hill […]