GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Embrace the winter weather by heading outside for some family fun! Check out Maranda’s top picks in this week’s Five Star Family Fun Update. To get a full list of events e-mailed to you each week, click here to sign up!
Skiing, Snowboarding, and Tubing Destinations Open!
Friday, January 8 – Sunday, January 10
Cannonsburg, Timber Ridge, Muskegon Winter Sports Complex, and Echo Valley are open for the season! Call or check websites for details on availability, pricing, and hours.
Ice Skating Lessons, Rosa Parks Circle in Grand Rapids & Millennium Park Ice Rink in Portage
Starting Saturday, January 9
Learn how to skate from expert instructors! $22 for Portage (click link or call 269-329-4522) and $45 residents/$55 non-residents for Grand Rapids (click link or call 616-456-3696 option 1).
Sculpture Super Saturday, Muskegon Museum of Art
Saturday, January 9, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Free family fun day focusing on sculpture through hands-on project, film, and tours.
The Great Freeze, Kalamazoo Valley Museum
Saturday, January 9, 1 – 4 p.m.
Enjoy snow and cold-weather crafts for all ages. Self-guided scavenger hunt. Warm up with activities inside the museum. Free!
Winter Festival, Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings
Sunday, January 10, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sledding, crafts, magician performance, guided snowshoe hike. Reservations and pre-payment required for brunch.