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Rosa Parks Circle gets a makeover thanks to Paint the Park

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Posted at 2:22 AM, Feb 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-16 02:22:32-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — West Michigan got a pop of color thanks to everyone that came out to Paint the Park.

Families painted Rosa Parks Circle with the colors of the rainbow Saturday afternoon.

It’s a part of World of Winter in Grand Rapids, which was expanded into a month of events from just a 4-day weekend in 2019.

Guests could sip hot chocolate from Salvation Army, meet local police officers, take advantage of free face painting, and get some snacks from a variety of food trucks.

Organizers say they spent at least 6 months planning the whole thing out.

World of Winter wraps up on Sunday, February 16.