by Jill P

Summer is here! We’re here to provide you with great resources and information to help you maximize your summer with your family.

Bookmark this link because this is one page you’re going to want to come back to over and over again this summer!

Here’s all of our recent articles that will help you start on your summer planning.



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  • Our Summer Bucket List has 75 ideas of things to do with your family this summer. Some of our favorite ideas are visiting a local attraction. We have a number of fun places that your kids will love within an hour of Kalamazoo. Some of these include: a visit to Moo-ville, Critchlow Alligator Sanctuary, the Air Zoo, and Meijer Gardens in Grand Rapids.
  • 2016 Summer Camp Guide-Sign your kiddos up for a great summer camp or two. There are still openings in summer camps so check out our summer camp guide. Camps range from science camps, nature camps, music camps, sports camps, and so much more!

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(photo courtesy of Kindleberger Summer Festival of the Performing Arts)

  • Summer Festivals-Time to get the calendar out and plan on attending one of these fun, family events.

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  • Our Fishing Guide has just the right information to help get your family fishing.
    Want to do some berry picking? We updated our U-Pick Berry Farms Around SW Michigan guide for this year.
  • Always wanted to build a Fairy Garden with your kids? We’ve got you covered!


  • Your family will LOVE Berry Picking! We’ve got our Berry Picking Guide to tell you where you can u-pick strawberries, blueberries, raspberries, and more!

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Stay tuned! More great ideas to come!






By | 2017-04-24T10:11:50+00:00 June 27th, 2016|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Guides, Newly Published|Comments Off on 101 Days of Kalamazoo Summer Fun – 2016

About the Author:

Jill is a mom of a busy 9 year old son. When not working the website, Jill likes to hike, cook, and read in her free time.