List: family fun activities this weekend

Ice skating family

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.

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