A Weekend in Grand Rapids: Events for All Interests

This first weekend of the new year presents a variety of events in Grand Rapids, catering to a wide range of interests. Whether you’re into art, history, outdoor activities, or sports, there’s an event for you to explore in the city. Here’s what you can expect:

Lego Exhibits at the Grand Rapids Art Museum
The Grand Rapids Art Museum is currently hosting a Lego exhibit that includes the “Rainbow World” installation. This display, appealing to a diverse audience, showcases intricate Lego creations by community members. Ideal for families and art enthusiasts, the exhibit is a unique blend of creativity and play. It is open until February 4th. For more information, visit the exhibition page here.

Historic Grand Rapids in Lego at the Public Museum
For those interested in history and Lego, the Grand Rapids Public Museum offers an exhibit featuring detailed Lego models that depict downtown Grand Rapids in the early 1920s. This exhibition provides a creative way to engage with the city’s history. Learn more about this event on the museum’s website here.

Outdoor Adventure with Goat Hikes in Belding
Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the last weekend of holiday hikes with goats in Belding. This unique experience includes hiking, interactions with goats, hot cocoa, and bonfires. It’s suitable for families and anyone looking to enjoy nature in a novel way. Hour-long slots are available until January 7th. Details on this event can be found here.

Basketball Action: Grand Rapids Gold
Basketball fans can watch the Grand Rapids Gold team as they compete against the Osceola Magic. Games are scheduled for Friday at 7 p.m., with special offers on beer and hot dogs, and another game on Sunday at 3 p.m. This provides an exciting opportunity for sports fans to support their local team. For more information, visit the Grand Rapids Gold website here.

Stay Informed and Share Your Experiences
Grand Rapids is a city with a constantly evolving roster of events. If you’re aware of any additional activities happening this weekend, sharing them can help others discover new experiences. For a comprehensive overview of events in Grand Rapids, the city’s event calendar is available here.

Enjoy your weekend exploring the varied activities that Grand Rapids offers!