Upcoming events with the West Michigan Tourist Association ahead of the holidays

Posted at 8:44 AM, Dec 11, 2019

Fenn Valley Sip & Shop Craft Market

● Support local artists while enjoying local wine and cider at the third annual Sip & Shop Holiday Artisan and Craft Market, Saturday, December 14th, 11am -5 pm at Fenn Valley Vineyards in Fennville

● Fenn Valley has carefully selected 20 local vendors to offer a wide variety of items.

● In addition to one-of-a-kind gifts, there will also be specials on wine and cider to make your shopping even more festive.

● If you are looking for wines or ciders to add to your holiday table or give as a gift, Fenn Valley wines will be on sale during the event, including an additional 5% off cases.

Lights on the Farm

● Start a new family tradition at Gull Meadow Farms in Richland. Listen to Christmas music, walk through choreographed light displays, and wander through an entire greenhouse devoted to Christmas inflatables.

● Purchase a souvenir Gull Meadow Farms campfire mug of hot chocolate or cider before you wander through the lights.

● Lights on the Farm runs Thursdays through Sundays until December 22nd

● Admission: $4/person (children under 36” are free) Hot Chocolate, Kettle Corn and Donuts available for purchase as well.

Grand Rapids Public Museum Snowflake Break

● Visit the Grand Rapids Public Museum from December 21 through January 5 to experience Snowflake Break

● Fun for the whole family, Snowflake Break includes themed craft projects, games, a Santa & Elves scavenger hunt, and exploring the Museum

● Add something special to your museum visit with the Let It Snow planetarium show with a soundtrack enhanced with thematic animation, laser imagery and special effects

New Year’s Eve Ballroom Bashes

● Ring in the New Year in downtown Grand Rapids at the JW Marriott & Amway Grand Plaza Ballroom Bashes

● The party will span across two hotels and four ballrooms with themed parties at each location. One ticket, multiple parties

● Enjoy a variety of entertainment and drink stations

● Parties are 21+ only, must show valid id

● Tickets $50-$65, available through eventbrite

● Stay & Play packages available at JW Marriott, Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, and Downtown Courtyard Marriott