GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Some annual favorites are coming back to West Michigan this weekend! 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!
Kids & Family Expo, DeVos Place, Grand Rapids
Saturday, January 23, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Activities and games for kids and families! Zip line, inflatables, art, coloring, magician, crafts, and more! Adults: $7, children 3-15: $3, kids 2 and under are free.
Party in Your Parka, Muskegon Winter Sports Complex
Saturday, January 23, 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Free admission for day-long, family-friendly event. Luging, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, skating, and sledding. Kids’ activities, vendor art fair/tent, live music, and more! Costs are associated with some activities.
Grand Rapids Symphony: Hansel & Gretel with the Grand Rapids Ballet
Saturday, January 23, 10:15 a.m. & 11:30 a.m.
Lollipops at Sunshine Community Church. A modern take on the classic children’s tale has Hansel and Gretel off on a neighborhood adventure. 45 minute production is great for children 3 and up. Tickets: $5 for general admission.
The Great Skate Winterfest, Rosa Parks Circle, Grand Rapids
Saturday, January 23, noon – Sunday, January 24, 10 p.m.
Ice skating marathon benefits the Griffins Youth Foundation. Ice skating, figure skating demonstrations, family activity tent, ice sculpting, and more! Free admission! Skating fee: $2 for adults, $1 for kids. Free skate rental.
Harlem Globetrotters, Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids
Sunday, January 24, 2 p.m.
Be there as the team celebrates its 90th anniversary! Tickets: $22 – $99.