GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Summertime is full of fun events in West Michigan! Check out Maranda’s top picks for this weekend in the Five Star Family Fun Update. To have a complete list emailed to you each week, click here.
Slip & Slide Friday, Kroc Center, Grand Rapids
July 10, 5 – 8 p.m.
Bring the whole family down to the Kroc Center for a giant slip & slide! Free! Tubes provided. Bring your swimsuit and towel.
Mr. Potato Head Super Saturday, Muskegon Art Museum
July 11, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Free Family Fun Day is a spuddy kind of Saturday at the MMA. Admission and activities are free, compliments of MMA Education Partner Alcoa Howmet.
Spielberg Series: “E.T.,” Park Theatre, Holland
July 11, 8 p.m.
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Film starts at 8 p.m. $5 admission.
Bring Your Dog Day, West Michigan Whitecaps, Fifth Third Ballpark
July 12, 1 p.m.
Bring your dog to the ballpark! Dog wash in front of the ballpark from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to benefit Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids. First 1,000 kids eat free. Get autographs and play catch on the field before the game, along with other fun activities. Kids can run bases after the game.
Golden Anniversary Party, Windmill Island Gardens, Holland
Windmill Island Gardens celebrates 50 years with free activities including wooden shoe races, carousel rides, petting zoo.