What to do this Labor Day weekend

Crowd at Holland/Zeeland Community Labor Day Truck Parade.
Photo courtesy Holland/Zeeland Community Labor Day Truck Parade

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) It’s Labor Day weekend, and that means an extra day to squeeze in some family fun! Maranda has her top five picks for some awesome events for the long weekend! Check out the Star 105.7 Five Star Family Fun Update!

Tall Ships Visit Muskegon, Heritage Landing
Wednesday, August 27 – Monday, September 1, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Tour the Nina and the Pinta and learn about life aboard a ship in the 15th century. $8 for adults, $7 for seniors (60+), $6 for ages 5-16, ages 4 and under are free!

Flick’s Family Film Festival, Celebration! Cinema
Friday, August 29 – Thursday, September 4
Free movie, “The Nut Job,” for kids under 12 years old. Adults are $5. Show times will be available on Tuesday evenings the week the movie starts.

Grand Crossings Labor Day Walk, Ah-Nab-Awen Park, Grand Rapids
Monday, September 1, 8 a.m.
Walk as many as five miles through downtown Grand Rapids, over several bridges. Wheelchair accessible and appropriate for all fitness levels. Mayor George Heartwell will lead the walk starting at 8 a.m. Free parking in City lots Area 7 by Big Boy and in the Scribner lot. Free!

Labor Day Boardwalk, Heinz Waterfront Walkway, Holland
Monday, September 1, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The walk begins at 8 a.m. and ends at Windmill Island Gardens. There will be a continental breakfast and transportation to return to the Heinz Waterfront Walkway. Free!

The Labor Day Truck Parade & Ice Cream Social, Zeeland & Holland
Monday, September 1, 9:15 a.m.
Parade with big trucks, ice cream and hot dogs! Starts in Zeeland, ends in Holland. Free!

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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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