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Todd's Weekend Adventures full of family fun

Posted at 10:47 AM, Jan 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-24 10:47:09-05

Never a lack of ways to fight the winter blues around West Michigan.

Nature Day, Downtown GR Market: Saturday, Jan. 25 from 10am to 1pm
Get up close to owls, turtles, snakes, hawks, frogs and more along with learning about artifacts and enjoy greenhouse activities. Nature Day is a partnership between the Downtown Market andBlandford Nature Center, Outdoor Discovery Center, and the Michigan Entomological Society, among others. This event is absolutely free to attend. Get more information at

Kids and Family Expo, DeVos Place, Grand Rapids: Saturday, Jan. 25 from 10am to 5pm
Enjoy family bonding activities, education, indoor zip lining and rock climbing, puppet and magic shows, petting zoo, obstacle course, face painting and a lot more. Make some fun memories and learn about all of the family focused organizations and businesses in West Michigan. Adults are $8 and kids are $4. There is an additional $5 charge for zip lining. Concessions will be available as well. Find more details at

Lunar New Year Festival 2020, 555 Monroe Ave., Grand Rapids: Saturday, Jan. 25 from 5pm to 9pm
This celebration of the Lunar New Year is part of Downtown Grand Rapids 2020 World of Winter Festival. Admission is free and you`ll be able to check out great entertainment like Chinese yoyo performers, dragon and lion dancers, music, and a whole lot of great Asian food. There are special interactive activities for the kids!

How to Train Your Dragon-in Concert, Miller Auditorium, Kalamazoo: Saturday, Jan. 25 @3pm
As part of the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra's Movies Series, bring the family to hear this talented group perform John Powell's Academy Award® nominated musical score performed as the movie plays. For ticket information, click here.