Maranda

Weekend fun in West Michigan for your whole family

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) -  

Last Chance to “Be the Astronaut”

Exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum

Open through September 16

While our city may be more than 200,000 miles from the Moon, you and your family can experience space travel through the interactive, fun, and educational exhibit Be the Astronaut at the Grand Rapids Public Museum available until September 16, 2018. Don’t miss these points of interest that will make your trip to the Grand Rapids Public Museum a whole day of space exploration fun for the whole family!

 

Grand Con Gaming Convention

September 14-16

DeVos Place 

Family Friendly Board Gaming Convention

Kids 9 and under FREE

Shop artists and vendors, play games, cosplay, and mingle with industry guests!

 

Pumpkin Princess and Superhero Weekend

September 15-16

Gull Meadow Farms

$10 per person

The Pumpkin Princess returns to the farm to kick off Pumpkin Season. She has invited some of her princess and superhero friends from Once Upon A Princess, LLC. Come out to the farm to meet and get pictures with them throughout the day.

 

International Red Panda Day

September 15

10 – 3PM

John Ball Zoo

Celebrate red pandas, and learn cool facts about these amazing animals. Visit everyone's favorite Red Panda - Wyatt! There will be games and activities, conservation information, red panda-themed face painting, and opportunities to learn how to become a Red Panda Ranger!

 

Fallasburg Arts Festival

September 15-16

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fallasburg Park

The annual two-day festival located at Fallasburg Park features 100 juried fine art and fine craft booths, artist demonstrations, art activities for children, musicians, and non-profit food vendors.


About Maranda

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

More about Maranda »

Photo Galleries

Park Parties
Photos: Maranda's Park Party in Kalamazoo
Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Park Parties
Photos: Maranda Park Party at East Kentwood High School
Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Park Parties
Photos: Maranda Park Party in Holland
Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.