Ideas for family fun this weekend

Photo courtesy Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival
Photo courtesy Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) A lakeshore favorite is back in West Michigan this weekend, with the Grand Haven Coast Guard Festival! Their fabulous fireworks show, combined with a circus, reptile weekend, dog wash, and two great stage productions make this an awesome weekend for families. Check out Maranda’s picks in this week’s Star 105.7 Five Star Family Fun Update!

The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe & Disney’s Camp Rock the Musical, Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
Friday, August 1 – Saturday, August 2
grct.org
A classic tale and a popular Disney series come to life on the stage! Tickets are $10-$16.

Circus Pages, Muskegon County Fairgrounds
Saturday, August 2, All Day
muskegonfairgrounds.com
International circus stars, exotic animals, and heart pounding daredevil action! Tickets are $15 per adult with two kids free.

Coast Guard Festival Fireworks Extravaganza, Grand Haven
Saturday, August 2, 9:30 p.m.
coastguardfest.org
The Fireworks Extravaganza, generously sponsored by Gun Lake Casino is accompanied by choreographed music from Grand Haven’s Musical Fountain. Free!

Reptile Weekend, Binder Park Zoo, Battle Creek
Saturday, August 2 – Sunday, August 3
binderparkzoo.org
A weekend of fun, entertainment, and hands-on encounters with more than 100 different reptiles and amphibians from around the world.

World’s Largest Dog Wash, Fifth Third Ballpark
Sunday, August 3, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
fifththirdballpark.com
For a $10 donation, each dog gets a wash, grooming, and doggy bag! Then stay and enjoy the Whitecaps game with your furry friend!

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For more fun ideas every day during the summer, check out Maranda’s 105 Days of Summer!

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