1st Annual Kids & Family Expo! Premieres at DeVos Place

Posted at 12:37 PM, Jan 16, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-16 15:03:11-05
800px-Devos_Place_Convention_CenterGRAND RAPIDS,Mich. — According to a news release for the first time ever a Zip Line will zip through DeVos Place, along with a Kids & Family Expo. The expo will debut at the beautiful downtown DeVos Place in 2014, on Saturday, January 18 and will focus on Family Bonding Activities, Education & Fun.Some of the featured areas include:
  • ZIP Line through DeVos Place
  • Kids Building Workshops presented by The Home Depot
  • Storybook time with KDLville (Kent District Library)
  • Art Wall Zone presented by Goddard Schools
  • Face Painting Fun presented by Bethany Christian Services
  • Balloon Twisting Fever presented by Apple Tree Christian Learning Centers
  • Coloring Zone presented by Soaring Eagle Waterpark and Hotel
  • Wall of Gratitude presented by The Mental Health Foundation.
  • Free Chocolate Milk provided by United Dairy Industry of Michigan;along with “milk mustache” photos
  • Green Thumb Zone “Germination Station” presented by K12
  • Cookies & Canvas Painting Fun
  • Ga-Ga Pit
  • Be Nice School Stage Line-Up, with Rick Chyme!
  • Airborne Adventure
  • DNR Dr. Dirt and his traveling band of furs, skulls and Trixy the FOX
  • Kids Movie School “A Theatre company for Kids” presented by Children’s Creations Theater
  • Self Defense – Presented by Flees ATA Martial Arts

Attendees can also sign up for a number of give-aways at the door and throughout the Expo, including a Family Fun time with Michigan Adventures.   For more information, including a schedule of events and additional information about exhibitors and parking, go to or visit us on Facebook at