GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) A West Michigan tradition is back for its 23rd season. Maranda Park Parties are coming to six communities in West Michigan this summer! What’s to love at a Maranda Park Party? There are so many things, but we narrowed down the top ten.
Everyone is invited – Maranda brings Park Parties to communities throughout West Michigan, so it’s easy to find one near you! Kids of all ages, parents, uncles, aunts, grandparents, neighbors – the party is open to everyone!
Everything is free – leave your wallet at home. Everything at a Maranda Park Party – from the food to the games to the entertainment and the prizes – is all free. No strings attached!
The tradition – Maranda has been bringing Park Parties to West Michigan for 23 years. Generations are now able to enjoy the summer tradition together.
Awesome entertainment – Maranda scours West Michigan to bring the best entertainment to the stage at Park Parties. Party-goers can see live music, singers, dancers, magic shows, and more!
Food – everyone 18 years old and under can enjoy a free nutritious lunch from the USDA and Michigan Department of Education. Maranda Park Parties have been designated as one of the largest summer feeding sites in the entire state of Michigan!
Games and activities – kids can try mini golf, blow bubbles, color a picture, throw Frisbees, learn about fire safety, get their faces painted, and more! There’s never a dull moment at a Maranda Park Party.
Resources – families can meet and connect with community organizations that provide valuable resources right in their own neighborhoods.
Meet your neighbors – Maranda Park Parties are the perfect way to connect with people in your own neighborhood, creating a real sense of community.
Unique experiences – have you ever flown down a zip line? Taken a spin on the Dixie Twister? Met a police dog? Danced on stage in front of thousands of people? Maranda Park Parties are an awesome way to experience something you’ve never done before!
Prizes – what’s a party without prizes? Maranda has an awesome stash of prizes from gift cards to gadgets, goodie bags and vacations. Seek out the stage for your chance to win!
Maranda Park Party Schedule 2016
- June 23 – Lamar Park, Wyoming
- June 30 – Smith Ryerson Park, Muskegon
- July 7 – Upjohn Park, Kalamazoo
- July 14 – Kollen Park, Holland
- July 21 – East Kentwood High School, Kentwood
- July 28 – Northwestern Middle School, Battle Creek