GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) From festivals to fireworks, reptiles to Renaissance, there’s a lot to do 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.
Lakeshore Street Party, Washington Square, Holland
August 1, 3 – 9 p.m.
Celebrate West Michigan music, food, and entertainment. Includes family-friendly activities. Free!
Coast Guard Festival Fireworks, Grand Haven
August 1, 10 p.m.
Spectacular annual fireworks show! View from the waterfront.
Black Rock Medieval Festival, Augusta
August 1 – 2, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Dramatic recreation of a Medieval village at festival time. Performances, interactive theater, arts and crafts market, Jousting Tournament, food court, and more! Adults: $10, children 12 and under are free.
Reptile Weekend, Binder Park Zoo, Battle Creek
August 1 – 2, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Learn about reptiles and amphibians. Touch more than 100 different species from around the world! Free with zoo admission.
Sunday Family Hike, Hemlock Crossing – Nature Education Center, Holland
August 2, 2 – 3:30 p.m.
Family-friendly hike designed to encourage exploration through trail activities. Free!
>>> For fun activities around West Michigan all summer long, check out Maranda’s Guide to Summer Fun!