GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) It’s important to make time for family time, and a great event is a fun way to get the whole gang together. Celebrate Valentine’s Day as a family with Maranda’s top five events in West Michigan this weekend! To have a complete list emailed to you each week, click here.
Grand Rapids Griffins Purple Game, Van Andel Arena
Friday, February 13, 7 p.m.
The Griffins host their fourth annual Purple Community Game to benefit Van Andel Institute. Special ticket packages, auction, concession deals, and more! Check website for details.
Michigan Free Fishing Weekend
Saturday, February 14 – Sunday, February 15
All fishing license fees are waived for Saturday and Sunday to allow anyone to enjoy fishing on both inland and Great Lakes waters for all species of fish. All fishing regulations still apply.
Walk with Maranda, Celebration Cinema North, Grand Rapids
Saturday, February 14, 9 a.m.
Priority Health is bringing the next Walk with Maranda event to Celebration Cinema. Walk through theaters, past the projection room, then watch the new SpongeBob Movie. $5 for a t-shirt, the walk, and the movie. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 9 a.m.
Ballerina Super Saturday, Muskegon Museum of Art
Saturday, February 14, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Kids can dance along with an instructional film that introduces preschoolers to ballet. Guided tours of Belinda the Ballerina & Friends: The Illustrations of Amy Young. Ballerina crafts. Free!
Family Ice Day, Rosa Parks Circle, Grand Rapids
Saturday, February 14, noon – 3 p.m.
Kids 17 and under skate free! Children’s activities, free hot chocolate, giveaways, and reveal of downtown’s largest ice sculpture.