Join CityFlatsHotel Grand Rapids for Galentine's Day in our beautiful Ballroom! Gather your girls for a night of pampering and local merchant shopping. The Parlour @CityFlatsHotel will be offering complimentary hair styling and makeup services. Our in-house baker will be offering free dessert decorating tutorials and we will also have a photo booth, aerial silk demos, and small bites to snack on.
Your $10* ticket will include a glass of champagne upon entry and additional beverages will be available for purchase. Get here early; the first 20 arrivals will receive a swag bag filled with goodies from the vendors!
Circle Theatre's upcoming 2023 Main Stage productions include the musical 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee; comedy Blithe Spirit; musical Pippin; play Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom; and musical Sweeney Todd. Circle Theatre will also be welcoming back their family-friendly Magic Circle production with The Three Musketeers.
Circle’s unique and diverse Summer Concert Series performances include British Invasion, Blue Collar Rock, Hits of the 90s, and Songs in the Key of Stevie Wonder. All performances will be held at Circle Theatre, located at the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Aquinas College.
The 2023 Circle Theatre season will kick off with their annual party featuring The Music of Moulin Rouge, March 31 at 7pm. Kick off Circle’s 2023 season in style! The Music of Moulin Rouge is a one-night fundraiser soiree to support the on-going commitment Circle Theatre has to enriching, educating, and entertaining West Michigan through exceptional performing arts. Enjoy drinks, food, and a night of music featuring the iconic songs from Moulin Rouge. This highly anticipated night of entertainment brings together theatre enthusiasts, accomplished performers, and visionary supporters to make a lasting impact on the performing arts.
Tickets, memberships, and season details can be found at circletheatre.org.
Grand Rapids Children's Museum members-only hours have returned every Tuesday from 9am-noon.
Starting in April we will be opening up our space on the first Tuesday of every month for you to take time to yourself and journal. What does that look like? Whether you're working on art journaling with markers, paint, or colored pencil or a classic journal, it's a time to gather with fellow creatives.
Space will be limited so please stop in to sign up or let us know over social media if you'll be joining.
West Michigan’s largest Home & Garden show is back for its 44th season! With 11 feature gardens, 5 free seminar stages and nearly 300 local businesses featuring every product and service you’ll ever need, all under one roof, this is the show to attend!
Thursday, March 2: 3:00PM-9:00PM
Friday, March 3: 12:00PM-9:30PM
Saturday, March 4: 10:00AM-9:00PM
Sunday, March 5: 11:00AM-6:00PM
Tickets sold online.
This interactive exhibit—inspired by the Wimee’s Words show, as seen on PBS, featuring the popular puppet robot, Wimee—creates a place where children’s dreams can be visualized and realized in a fun, playful, and imaginative setting.
This brand-new exhibit includes:
⛅ An interactive green screen that allows children to experience the magic of green screen technology
⛅ Blast off in Wimee’s rocket boat and explore the giant Everbright light wall in an outer space galaxy world, complete with glowing planets and twinkling stars
⛅ Dress up in costumes and play with props like zebras, giant crayons, and cupcakes inspired by Wimee’s Dreams
⛅ A pretend camera to film a make-believe broadcast
⛅ Put on your own show, just like Wimee the Robot!
Wimee’s Dreams, a collaboration between the Grand Rapids Children's Museum & Wimage, will be on display at the Grand Rapids Children’s Museum through September 2024.
Wimee is a fun lovable robot that inspires kids to learn through creativity. Join Wimee and friends for wacky wordplay, silly songs, and playful conversation in an interactive show that YOU help bring to life!
World of Winter is the largest winter festival in the Midwest. With over 100 FREE events, activities and outdoor art installations over two months, the festival provides an opportunity for families and adults to enjoy Michigan’s beautiful winter and experience the four-season offerings of Downtown Grand Rapids.