by Jill P

 

February is here! And we have tons of ideas for family fun this weekend.

Note: many of our Weekend Picks this weekend are events from our KZOOkids.com sponsors. When you support them, you support us. 

Make sure you see our full weekend event calendar at the end of this page.

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WEEKEND PICKS

Some of our top picks for this weekend:

FRIDAY

Fri 02/02/2018
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Art Hop at the KIA: Family-Friendly Cosplay Party
Kalamazoo Institute of the Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
Fri 02/02/2018
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kids Print Extravaganza
Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Kalamazoo, MI
Fri 02/02/2018
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
STORYTELLING FESTIVAL
Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Kalamazoo, MI

 

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SATURDAY

Sat 02/03/2018
14TH ANNUAL MAGICAL ICE FEST
Downtown St. Joseph, Saint Joseph, Michigan
Sat 02/03/2018
Annual Ice Breaker Festival
Downtown South Haven, South Haven, MI
Sat 02/03/2018
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
6TH ANNUAL STORYTELLING FESTIVAL: FAMILY STORIES
Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Kalamazoo, MI
Sat 02/03/2018
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Winter Snow Party
Oakland Drive Park, Portage, MI
Sat 02/03/2018
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Festivus 2018, the 10th Annual Cardboard Sled Competition!
Leila Arboretum, Battle Creek, MI
Sat 02/03/2018
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
First Saturday @ KPL – Kalamazoo Kids In Tune Concert
Kalamazoo Central Library, Kalamazoo, MI
Sat 02/03/2018
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Lantern Lit Guided Snowshoe Walks
Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery, Mattawan, Michigan
Sat 02/03/2018
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2018 Chinese New Year Celebration
Chenery Auditorium, Kalamazoo, MI

RELATED: Winter Skiing with Kids in SW Michigan

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SUNDAY

Sun 02/04/2018
Open Skating at Millennium Park
Millennium Park, Portage, MI
Sun 02/04/2018
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Open Cockpit Weekend
Air Zoo, Portage, MI
Sun 02/04/2018
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lee’s Winter Sports Demo Day
Kalamazoo Nature Center, Kalamazoo, MI

 

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 EVENT CALENDAR FOR THIS WEEKEND

 

Friday February 2, 2018

Date/Time Event
12:00 AM14TH ANNUAL MAGICAL ICE FEST
12:00 AMAnnual Ice Breaker Festival
12:00 AMLight Up The Bluff
12:00 AMOpen Skating at Millennium Park
12:00 AMWinter Gala Dance Concert
9:00 AMOpen Cockpit Weekend
10:00 AMMusic & Movement
10:15 AMPreschool Storytime
10:30 AMFamily Storytime
10:30 AMJust Move Playdate
10:30 AMPlay and Learn
10:30 AMPreschool Dance Party
4:00 PMTeen Scene
5:00 PMArt Hop at the KIA: Family-Friendly Cosplay Party
5:00 PMKids Print Extravaganza
5:00 PMSTORYTELLING FESTIVAL

Saturday February 3, 2018

Date/Time Event
12:00 AM14TH ANNUAL MAGICAL ICE FEST
12:00 AMAnnual Ice Breaker Festival
12:00 AMLight Up The Bluff
12:00 AMOpen Skating at Millennium Park
12:00 AMWinter Gala Dance Concert
9:00 AMBrownie Girl Scouts Super Science Saturday
9:00 AMHome Depot Workshop - Valentine Bean Bag Toss
9:00 AMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
9:00 AMOpen Cockpit Weekend
10:00 AM6TH ANNUAL STORYTELLING FESTIVAL: FAMILY STORIES
10:00 AMPreschool Open House
10:15 AMToddler Time Yoga - Saturday
10:30 AMGrand Rapids Symphony presents Little Red Riding Hood
10:30 AMLEGO at the Library
11:00 AMCreature Feature
11:00 AMI Am Harriet Tubman Storytime
12:00 PMWinter Snow Party
12:30 PMFestivus 2018, the 10th annual cardboard sled competition!
2:00 PMChitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang
2:00 PMFirst Saturday @ KPL - Kalamazoo Kids In Tune Concert
2:00 PMWeekend Skate
3:00 PMJust Add Snow! Guided Snowshoe Walks
5:00 PMWeekend Swim
6:00 PMLantern Lit Guided Snowshoe Walks
7:00 PM2018 Chinese New Year Celebration
7:30 PMChitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang

Sunday February 4, 2018

Date/Time Event
12:00 AM14TH ANNUAL MAGICAL ICE FEST
12:00 AMAnnual Ice Breaker Festival
12:00 AMLight Up The Bluff
12:00 AMOpen Skating at Millennium Park
9:00 AMPancakes & Pins
12:00 PMOpen Cockpit Weekend
1:30 PMPeter Rabbit Storytime & Giveaway
2:00 PMChitty, Chitty, Bang, Bang
2:00 PMLee's Winter Sports Demo Day
2:00 PMWeekend Skate
3:00 PMWeekend Swim

 

 

 

 

By | 2018-01-31T06:28:47+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Newly Published, Weekend Picks|Comments Off on Weekend Picks for the Kalamazoo Parent: February 2-4

About the Author:

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