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Family fun in West Michigan this weekend

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) - This weekend is the perfect time to get out and enjoy all the fun things around West Michigan. 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! Don't forget to tune in weekdays after eightWest for Maranda Where You Live on WOOD TV8.

 

CityFest West Michigan

September 8-9

Ah-Nab-Awen Park

Family Fun Zone, actions sports area (BMX and FMX demos), inflatables, plus great food and activities.

The evening turns into a concert with top Christian artist performances by TobyMac, Lacrae, Danny Goekey

 

Color Craze at the Muskegon Art Museum

September 8 |10 AM – 3PM

Free Family Fun! Explore the wonders of color theory with the family!

 

Allegan County Fair

September 7-15

Enjoy fair activities and family fun at the Allegan Fairgrounds

 

Outdoor Youth Day

Historic Charlton Park

September 8 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

It is a FREE day of fun where kids can get hands-on experience in many different outdoor activitieslike archery, fishing, hiking, kayaking, biking and target shooting, and much more!

 

Grandparent's Day at John Ball Zoo

September 9

BOGO Admission

John Ball Zoo is honoring grandparents on Sunday, September 9. These special people will get one free admission with one paid child's admission. This is a great opportunity for grandparents to enjoy a fun-filled day at the Zoo with their grandchildren.

 

Monarch Release at John Ball Zoo

September 8 | 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The community can join John Ball Zoo as they celebrate monarchs before they take flight for their migration south to Mexico. Learn about this amazing journey with a public release of tagged Monarchs, as well as crafts and information about how you can help the Monarchs on their journey. 

 


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Maranda is the WOTV 4 Women kids and family expert. She hosts a weekday half-hour program, “Where You Live”.

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