KZOOKIDS Articles2018-05-11T16:29:06-04:00

An Out of this World Experience at the Air Zoo for Families and Groups

Find Award-Winning Aviation in Your Backyard We love the Air Zoo. This museum, right in our backyard, offers the perfect getaway for enjoying history, air and spacecraft, rides, and a multi-sensory, STEAM-based experience for the whole family. It begins the moment you fly through the cloud tunnel. Kid and adults alike are treated to a world-class, Smithsonian-affiliated aerospace-and-science museum. [...]

WIN! KSO Presents Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert and Your Chance to WIN Tickets

This giveaway brought to you by the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra. 359 S Kalamazoo Mall, Ste 100, Kalamazoo Facebook | Instagram | Website | 269-349-7759 Feel the Force this October with the Epic Conclusion to the Star Wars Saga Traveling to a galaxy far, far away might seem like a daunting task, especially to a parent. How many diapers would I [...]

The 14 Kalamazoo Donut Spots You Need to Try This Fall

Indulge in Deliciousness with Donuts this Fall A slightly crisp exterior, and mouth-watering cake that melts inside your mouth. Donut or Doughnut? Filled or unfilled? However you spell it or whatever your filling preference, they don't last long, which is good because you will want an excuse to pack the kids in the car and drive to buy more. [...]

A-maze-ing Corn Mazes, Hayrides and Fall Fun Near Kalamazoo

How Good are Your Navigation Skills? An Autumn family must-do activity? Navigating through the intricate corn mazes and taking the hayride through the farm fields. As the cooler weather chases away the heat and humidity, many Southwest Michigan families are looking forward to all of the fun the fall season brings. Looking for challenging fun and exercise – trek [...]

WIN! A Total Car Detail Package from Zuhme Auto Care

This giveaway brought to you by Zuhme Auto Care. We service within a 15-mile radius of Kalamazoo WEBSITE | FACEBOOK | (877) 219-8463 Take a Look in the Backseat of Your Car You're likely to find a plethora of spills, crumbs, and toys. In our busy lives with kids, the car is often a second home it feels like. [...]

Take the Family on a Fall Color Tour + Scenic Foliage Spots in Southwest Michigan

Admire the Brilliant Fall Color + Leaves are Turning a Little Early this Season Autumn is falling forward a bit this year, and experts are predicting Southwest Michigan is going to peak a little earlier than anticipated, if only by a week. Expect to start seeing those beautiful colors soon, with the most amazing shows in mid-October. You have [...]

Flick’s Family Film Festival Returns this Fall to Celebration! Cinema

Free Movies this Fall at Celebration! Cinema Celebration! Cinema makes movie-going fun and affordable with the return of Flick’s Family Film Festival this fall. Settle into the comfortable recliner seats, pass the popcorn and check out the lineup of family-friendly movies headed your way this autumn (September 6 - October 31). Each movie will be in the theater for [...]

Ultimate Fall Bucket List for Family Fun Around Kalamazoo

Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall I always feel unprepared for the transition from summer to fall. Seemingly yesterday, it was over 90 degrees and our grass was so dry that it could have stuffed a scarecrow. A walk to the mailbox was accompanied by loud, crunching footsteps as our lawn was multiple days (or weeks?) removed from a significant rain [...]

Affordable or FREE Things for Kids to Do in September Around Kalamazoo

Time to Fall Back into a Routine Kids are heading back to school, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end.  We hope you had a great summer. The days of your kids sleeping in (if you're lucky) and not living by a schedule may come to an end this month, but there is still plenty of fun [...]

Kalamazoo Area Homeschool Resource Guide

Getting Out of the House is Easy for Homeschool Kids Homeschooling is on the rise, and the greater Kalamazoo area redefines what it means to homeschool. Whether you are a homeschooling veteran or just starting out, Kalamazoo has an astounding array of support groups, classes, and extracurricular options certain to fit your style of homeschooling and family dynamic. Don't forget [...]

Free Kids Movies at GQT Kalamazoo 10 Returns this Fall

Enjoy Free Morning Movies at Goodrich Quality Theaters this Fall - 2019 GQT's Morning Movies at Kalamazoo 10 are back this fall. Take the kids to see a favorite family-friendly movie, no matter the age. Kicking off September 6, and running until October 27, all members of the GQT Rewards program will be able to see movies Friday, Saturday, or [...]

Can’t Miss Southwest Michigan Festivals and Fairs this Fall

Family Guide to the Best Festivals and Fairs this Fall Enjoy the perks of the season with fall festivals and fairs throughout Southwest Michigan. Weekends during September and October mean plenty of fall foliage, donuts, cider, and festival fun. Greater Kalamazoo boasts a wide array of fun and kid-friendly festivals - County Fairs, Balloon Festivals, Harvest Festivals.  Plus, many [...]