Princesses, baseball, and cereal - Maranda's Weekend Family Fun

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.


Princess Night at West Michigan Whitecaps

Fifth Third Ball Park

Friday, June 8

Princesses, bring your wands and tiaras for a night of enchantment. Take a picture with the Princesses on the concourse and with Cinderella's horse and carriage. There will also be a Post-Game Daddy Daughter dance on the field immediately following fireworks.


National Cereal Festival

Downtown Battle Creek

Saturday, June 9

The World’s Longest Breakfast Table goes from 8am-12pm and will be held on McCamly Street for the first time ever! The Cereal Festival Parade will start at 12pm.

Activities include an inflatables Zone, entertainment, bottomless bowls of cereal, and more!


Free Fishing Weekend

Saturday & Sunday, June 9 - 10

Two days twice a year, families and friends can enjoy one of Michigan's premiere outdoor activities, Michigan Fishing, for FREE! A recreation passport is not required.


Feast of the Strawberry Moon

Harbor Island in Grand Haven

Saturday & Sunday, June 9 - 10

This historical re-enactment set in a natural setting on Harbor Island. Approximately 250 re-enactors, entertainers, demonstrators and period vendors will help provide the experience of the 18th century.

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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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