by Jill P

Wow! It’s the last weekend of March and there’s plenty to do in and around Kalamazoo this weekend. So, don’t let the cooler weather keep you inside this weekend. Bundle up and remember the Spring weather will be here soon!

You’ll want to make sure that you take a look at our Event Calendar, too!

For this weekend, try one of these events…



Entire Family


Easter Egg Hunts

This is a BIG weekend for Easter Egg Hunts. You’ll want to check out one that looks fun to you and your kiddos.


Spring Theatre Performances

If you’re in the mood to catch a theatre performance, this is the weekend for you! There’s such a great selection of shows this weekend and something for everyone and every budget.


Charlotte’s Web

Friday, March 27 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, March 28 at 1:00 pm & 4:00 pm, and Sunday, March 29 at 2 pm at the University Theatre-WMU in Kalamazoo. 

  • Witness two unlikely comrads as they embark on a heartwarming adventure to discover what it means to be a true friend. Bring the whole family to this childhood favorite and experience together this simple and touching tale where one is taught that “A good life is much more important than having a long life.”
  • Families are invited to join us for free crafts and face painting one hour prior to the performance! Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to showtime to participate.


Spring Concert . . . A World Travelogue

Saturday, March 28 at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm Chenery Auditorium in Kalamazoo.

  • Ballet Arts Ensemble and Artistic Director Cathleen Huling present Spring Concert . . . a World Travelogue, a choreographic welcome to spring. BAE members and guest artists from the Grand Rapids Ballet Company dance to the music of Spain, Ireland, France, Russia, and East India at classic Chenery Auditorium.


Spring Movies

Spring movies still continue this weekend!

Flick’s Family Film Fest at Celebration Cinema Is playing Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day this weekend. Flick’s Family Film Festival returns February 27th through April 23rd with eight family-friendly titles! For each film, all regularly scheduled showtimes are free for kids 12-and-under and just $5 for adults.

Free Spring Movies at Kalamazoo 10 is playing RIO 2. Every Saturday and Sunday at 9:00 A.M. and 10:00 A.M. see a select movie for FREE! All ages are welcome and free of admission. ***PLAYING AT ALL GOODRICH QUALITY THEATER.


Just For Mom

Need to do something just for mom? Check out the Women’s Wellness Expo at the Fetzer Center on Saturday, March 28. Or get crafty at the Spring Arts and Crafts Show at Wings Stadium on Saturday and Sunday. (Note: Strollers are not allowed at the Spring Arts & Crafts Show). 

Need a reason to get together with friends for a “Moms Night Out”? What better cause to support than Volunteer Kalamazoo’s Eat Drink Give 2015 event of Friday night? The money raised through ticket sales from this event goes to support the great work of Volunteer Kalamazoo.



These events and more can be found on our Events Calendar at What fun things will you be doing this weekend?








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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.