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Todd’s Family Planner: GRAM, Eastown Street Fair, and Tribute on the Grand

Posted at 11:57 AM, Sep 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 11:57:14-04

There's plenty of events going on this weekend, here's what's going on in Grand Rapids in Todd's Family Planner.

Eastown Street Fair

This annual event is a family-friendly celebration of arts, crafts, food, and music all within one of the most eclectic districts in Grand Rapids.

The free outdoor festival takes place on Saturday, September 10 along Wealthy Street between Giddings Avenue and Lake Drive.

From 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. there will be over 150 vendors selling food and drink, as well as live music from nearly 20 different bands on two separate stages.


Bring the family to the Grand Rapids Art Museum for the Studio Drop-In Saturday.

This Saturday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. you and the kids can create a freestanding paper sculpture inspired by the planes and shapes in Alexander Calder's La Grande Vitesse.

The event is free for members or free with paid admission to the museum.

Tribute on the Grand

Happening on downtown this weekend is Tribute on the Grand. It's an all-ages celebration with live music, food rucks, and adult beverages.

Presented by Founders Brewing Company, Fox 17, and Alliance Beverage, the fundraising event is in support of Grand Rapids Whitewater. They're a group focused on restoring the beautiful Grand River.

The fun runs from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m.