GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Gather the family and head out of the house for some fun events in West Michigan this weekend. Check out Maranda’s top picks in this week’s Five Star Family Fun Update. To have a complete list emailed to you each week, click here.
Flick’s Family Film Festival, Celebration! Cinema
Friday, March 27 – Thursday, April 2
See “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” Free for kids 12 and under and $5 for adults.
Family Saturday Workshop: Upcycled Puppets, WiseMaker at The Geek Group, Grand Rapids
Saturday, March 28, 10:30 a.m. – noon
Create a one-of-a-kind puppet using donated yarn, sponges, pipe cleaners, and other supplies. $5 for one child with adult. $7 for two.
Underwater Egg Hunt, Holland Community Aquatic Center
Saturday, March 28, 1 p.m.
Holland Aquatic Center partners with The Critter Barn for an in-water egg hunt, swimming competition, and games. Visit from Easter Bunny and farm animal petting area. Doors open at noon. Egg hunt begins at 1 p.m. Open swim 4 – 7 p.m. Food for purchase between 2 & 4 p.m. $4.25 for residents of Holland Public School district. $5.50 for non-residents.
CELEBRATE! A Community Arts Day, Grand Rapids Ballet
Saturday, March 28, 1 – 4 p.m.
People of all ages can experience dance, music, and visual art in a fun and unique learning environment. Take part in workshops and activities and view performances. Arts and crafts and face painting all day. Free!
West Michigan Pet Expo, The DeltaPlex, Walker
Sunday, March 29, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Dog shows, seminars, performances, pony rides, petting zoo, and more! Adults: $10, children 5-12: $5.