Camp Henry Camp ‘n Treat

Camp ‘n Treat will include trick or treating, pony rides, fall activities, a costume contest, snacks, and more! This is a free event with a suggested donation of $5 per person. Please be sure to RSVP so we can be prepared to provide an awesome experience for everyone that attends (we don’t want to run out of candy!) All ages […]

1st Annual Movie Night to Benefit Hunt 2 Heal

Join us at the Studio Park Piazza for a safe, socially distanced and fun Outdoor Movie Night to benefit Hunt 2 Heal. We will be featuring the classic comedy “The Great Outdoors”. Bring your own chairs (low back beach chairs recommended). $75 includes tickets for 2 in your own designated picnic area and includes a Hunt 2 Heal Cooler Bag […]

Michigan camping: The original staycation

Five spots to check out for late summer / early fall getaways close to home Concerns of safety, closures and cancellations have limited travel during the pandemic, making both outdoor activities and nearby destinations popular for even the most brief break from the new norm. Fortunately for Michiganders, there is no shortage of options: From kayaking to frisbee golf, there […]

Perth Whale Watching Canyon Cruise

Whale Watching Perth Canyon Cruises are scheduled at the onset of autumn in Australia, in the months of March up until May. This is an ideal time to spot the humpback whales with occasional sightings of the apex predatorial Orca, this is also one of the best times to spot sea lions, dolphins, sharks and migratory Antarctic seabirds.

*FREE* Live Artist Demonstrations

September 14th, 12-4, join LaFontsee Galleries for live artist demos from some of our professional artists. Walk through the gallery and visit each station to see showcases in painting, textile (quilting) work, and mixed media materials. Participating Artists include: -Kathy Mohl (painting ) https://www.lafontsee.us/kathy-mohl -Linda LaFontsee (mixed media) https://www.lafontsee.us/linda-lafontsee -Elizabeth Brandt (textiles) https://www.lafontsee.us/elizabeth-brandt -Eric Wieringa (painting) https://www.lafontsee.us/eric-wieringa Artists will demonstrate […]

Kentwood Summer Concert Series

Grab a blanket or chair and join us on the lawn behind Kentwood City Hall for our Summer Concert Series! Concerts take place on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm and feature a variety of food trucks. This year’s lineup includes: • June 20 – That Beatles Thing • June 27 – Blue Soul Express • July 18 – Hannah Rose and […]

The Must-Visit Outdoor Spots In Grand Rapids, MI

By Rebakah White Grand Rapids isn’t just known for its beer. While this city is full to the brim with breweries and other notable restaurants, museums, and indoor adventures to enjoy, this world-class city also offers a whole host of outdoor offerings. Whether you’re interested in a tranquil outing an adventure-packed day of excitement, there are a handful of outdoor […]