The Zipline will once again fly through DeVos Place, along with the annual Kids & Family Expo. The expo will be in beautiful downtown Grand Rapids, Saturday, January 21, 2017 and will focus on Family Bonding Activities, Education & Fun…encouraging families to get active and have fun together!
Cabin fever will be here in West Michigan, and this expo will encourage you to come play and enjoy some family bonding, move with physical activities, learn and explore with creative mind activities, and lead healthier lives. Families Matter, Moving Matters, Minds Matter and Creative Play Matters, bringing basic family bonding activities full circle.
Please Note: The following information is from the 2016 Kids and Family Expo.
• Zipline • Dr. Dirt’s Outdoor Clinic • Art Wall Zone • KDL “Lab Experience” • Cow’s Belly Bounce House by United Dairy
• Giant Slide
• Live Music Performances • Activity Zone with Inflatable Obstacle Course • Ga Ga Pit
• S’more Time • Mechanical Horse
• Chain of Strength
• Face Painting
• Coloring Corner • Police Car / Fire Truck / Ambulance
• LEGO Build Area • FREE 8 oz. Milk! • Putt-Putt Golf • Snowflake Station
• Re-Ball / Paintball
• Balloon Twisting
• Martial Arts / Self Defense
• Toddler Zone
• Noodle Necklace Craft
• Character Sightings: Batman, Batgirl, Minions and more!
• Family Fun Bucket Prizes (winners announced every hour)
• and much more!
This family focused community event helps raise funds for the Mental Health Foundation – be nice. Program, which is a positive anti-bullying initiative designed to spread awareness surrounding the issues of bullying. The be nice. campaign strives to educate students and community members about how simply “being nice” is an effective way to promote a safe and civil environment within the schools and community.
Family Fun Bucket Prizes-Winners Announced Every Hour!
Our Family Fun Bucket Prizes are filled with free tickets and certificates to area activities, attractions and restaurants for the entire family. Sign up directly inside the door of the Kids & Family Expo. Winners announced every hour on the hour!
Children 3-15: $3 Children 2 & Under: FREE