GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) The best events are when families can get together and have fun. What makes them even better is when they are free! 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!
Tulip Time Festival, Holland
Through Saturday, May 14
Carnival 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Muziekparade at 2 p.m. Saturday. Fireworks show Saturday at dusk at Kollen Park. Check website for complete schedule.
Michigan Youth Arts Festival, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo
Thursday, May 12 – Saturday, May 14
Performances of music, theater, dance, and more! Free and open to the public.
Fifth Third River Bank Run, downtown Grand Rapids
Saturday, May 14
Come cheer on runners in downtown Grand Rapids! Late registration available only on May 13 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Sports and Fitness Expo at DeVos Place.
Horse Super Saturday Free Family Fun Day, Muskegon Museum of Art
Saturday, May 14, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Make and take crafts, guided tour of horse sculpture at MMA, film “Flicka” at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Free!
Open Farm Days, Country Lake Alpacas, Lawton
Saturday, May 14 – Sunday, May 15, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
See, pet, and feed the alpacas and get your picture taken with them! Stop by the Farm Store for items made from alpaca fleece. Free admission.