Maranda’s picks for family fun this weekend

Photo courtesy Grand Haven Art Festival

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) It’s a great weekend to gather the family and check out the festivals, events, and other activities that are happening across West Michigan. Check out Maranda’s top picks in this week’s Star 105.7 Five Star Family Fun Update.

Family Fun Day, downtown Grand Haven
Saturday, June 28, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Part of the Grand Haven Art Festival. The street is transformed into an outdoor art studio for children. All activities are free!

Paws on Parade, Stanley Johnson Park, South Haven
Saturday, June 28, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Crafts for kids, face painting, raffle items, food, music, and games and contests for the animals! Lunch available for purchase from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free!

Kids Art Fair, Art Center of Battle Creek
Saturday, June 28, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
See artwork by kids, for kids! Art activities and drawings for giveaways. Free and open to families!

Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital Kids Bike Race, Grand Rapids
Saturday, June 28, 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Open to all children nine and under. Registration is free! Bike plate souvenirs, medals, and t-shirts will be given out for all participants! All children need to provide their own bicycle (Big Wheels and tricycles are acceptable). Helmets must be worn. Registration and number pickup starts at 1 p.m. Race starts at 3 p.m. Free helmets given away starting at 1 p.m.

A Sleeping Beauty Somewhere in Time, Aquinas College, Grand Rapids
Saturday, June 28, 3 p.m.
A new take on the classic fairy tale of Sleeping Beauty. Tickets $10-$12. Special Royal Coronation Ball at 1 p.m. Dine on royal treats, decorate crowns, and more! Reservations required. $25 for kids 5 – 12 years old. $15 for adults.


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