by Jill P

Happy Friday! We have been looking forward to this weekend. You’ll find lots of great family fun this weekend with the unofficial kick-off to the holiday season with the Annual Kalamazoo Holiday Parade. And, you’ll want to stay downtown for all of the fun happenings after the parade, too.

We have many great options for weekend fun and a full Event Calendar with something for everyone!

So bundle up and head off to one of these weekend events with your family.


Some of our top picks for this weekend:


Fri 11/10/2017
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday Teen Night
Kalamazoo Institute of the Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
Fri 11/10/2017
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Celery Flats Historic Area, Portage, MI


RELATED: November Free or Cheap Family Fun Around Kalamazoo




Sat 11/11/2017
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Kalamazoo Holiday Parade
Downtown Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI


More information about the Holiday Parade can be found at in our recent article: 2017 Kalamazoo Holiday Parade Information & After Parade Family Fun You Won’t Want To Miss!


Sat 11/11/2017
12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Holiday Parade Post Party
Downtown Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI
Sat 11/11/2017
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Kalamazoo, MI



Sat 11/11/2017
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Reading Rangers
Schrier Park, Portage, MI



Sun 11/12/2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Animal Adaptations
Schrier Park, Portage, MI



Friday November 10, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AMWMU Men's Tennis
12:00 AMWMU Soccer
12:00 AMWMU Volleyball
9:00 AMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
9:00 AMWest Michigan Harvest Cluster AKC Dog Show
10:00 AMMusic and Movement
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
10:15 AMPreschool Storytime
10:30 AMCrafty Kids
10:30 AMJust Move Playdate - November
3:00 PMTeen Advisory Board Meeting
4:00 PMTeen Scene
4:00 PMTeen Writing and Drawing Group
6:00 PMFriday Teen Night
6:00 PMTeen Nerf War

Saturday November 11, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AM2017 Veterans Day Luminaria
8:00 AMWest Michigan Harvest Cluster AKC Dog Show
8:00 AMWinchell Mom2Mom Sale
9:00 AM6th Annual Holiday Bazaar
9:00 AMInfant Massage Class
9:00 AMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
10:00 AMCaptured in Clay Tile Event- Little Sprouts
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
10:00 AMPortage Northern Huskie Holiday Craft and Gift Show
10:00 AMReading Rangers
10:00 AMSTEAM Saturdays
11:00 AMA Loud Winter's Nap Storytime
11:00 AMArt Detectives
11:00 AMCreature Feature
11:00 AMKalamazoo Holiday Parade
11:00 AMSky Kids Club: Kinetic Coasters Challenge
12:00 PMHoliday Parade Post Party
1:00 PMTeen Dungeons and Dragons
3:00 PMGrand Rapids Symphony Presents The Snowman
4:00 PMReopening Celebration
5:00 PMWeekend Swim

Sunday November 12, 2017

Date/Time Event
8:00 AMWest Michigan Harvest Cluster AKC Dog Show
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
12:00 PMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
1:00 PMThe Snow Queen: The Musical
2:00 PMAnimal Adaptations
2:00 PMMommy and Me Painting Class
2:00 PMWeekend Skate
2:00 PMWMU Men's Basketball
3:00 PMWeekend Swim


Need more ideas for family fun? Remember to check our Events Calendar at What fun things will you be doing this weekend?





By | 2017-11-09T14:30:19+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Newly Published, Weekend Picks|Comments Off on Weekend Picks for the Kalamazoo Parent: November 10-12

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.