by Jill P

It’s finally starting to feel like fall! Fall is a great time to get outdoors with your family and explore. It looks like we’ll have great weather this weekend.

See our ideas for fall weekend fun, some of our Weekend Picks, and our full weekend event calendar. There is something for everyone in your family this weekend!

 

FALL WEEKEND FUN

See our ideas for fall family fun this weekend:

  1. Go apple picking!
  2. This weekend only, catch the Alaskan Lumberjack Show at Gull Meadow Farms.
  3. Head out to a great fall farm and let the kiddos play.
  4. Get lost in a corn maze!
  5. Head to a local farmers’ market and enjoy the bounty of the season.
  6. Enjoy a fun run or walk with your family.
  7. Find the perfect pumpkin.
  8. Get fresh donuts & apple cider from your favorite farm.
  9. Head up to Art Prize in Grand Rapids and check out the art.
  10. Schedule a Mom’s Night Out with your best mom-friends.

WEEKEND FAMILY FUN

Some of our top picks for this weekend: 

FRIDAY

Fri 09/29/2017
11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Lunchtime Live!
Bronson Park, Kalamazoo, MI

SATURDAY

Sat 09/30/2017
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
30th Annual Creative Arts Festival
Otsego Chamber of Commerce, Otsego, MI
Sat 09/30/2017
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Mary Poppins
Kalamazoo State Theatre, Kalamazoo, Michigan
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SUNDAY

 

Sun 10/01/2017
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
St. Luke’s Animal Fair
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Kalamazoo, MI
Sun 10/01/2017
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Rebecca Green Presents: How To Make Friends With A Ghost
Bookbug, Kalamazoo, Michigan

 

FALL FAMILY FUN!

See our recent articles to make the most of your fall weekend time together:

 

The Ultimate Kalamazoo Fall Bucket List

 

Head Out to One of These Fall Festivals With Your Family

 


Fall Fun Walks & Runs Around Kalamazoo

 

Spectacular September Fun for Free or Cheap Around Kalamazoo

 

 

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

Kalamazoo 10’s FREE Weekend Morning Movies Returns this Fall!

 

2017 Fall Mom to Mom Sales & Consignment Sales

 

Stay tuned! We have a ton of fall info coming your way.

 

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EVENT CALENDAR FOR THIS WEEKEND

 

Friday September 29, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AMAlaskan Lumberjack Show
12:00 AMFlick's Family Film Festival
8:00 AMHummingbird Banding
9:00 AMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
10:00 AMFREE Weekend Movies at the Kalamazoo 10
10:00 AMMusic and Movement
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
10:00 AMPlainwell's Farmers' Market
10:15 AMPreschool Storytime!
10:30 AMFamily Storytime
10:30 AMPlay and Learn
11:30 AMLunchtime Live!
12:00 PMGiant Candyland
4:00 PMTeen Scene
5:00 PMParent Night Out (YMCA)
6:00 PMTween Night
7:00 PMWMU Hockey - Meet the Team Night
7:30 PMGrand Rapids Symphony presents Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Saturday September 30, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AMAlaskan Lumberjack Show
12:00 AMFall Festival
12:00 AMFlick's Family Film Festival
12:00 AMMarshall Skelton Fest
7:00 AMKalamazoo Farmers Market
8:00 AMBird Banding Up Close
8:00 AMOtsego City Farmers Market
8:00 AMTexas Township Farmers Market
9:00 AM30th Annual Creative Arts Festival
9:00 AMAlamo Farmers & Crafters’ Market
9:00 AMBattle Creek Farmers Market
9:00 AMKCAN Superhero 5K Run/ 1K Walk
9:00 AMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
9:00 AMSt. Joe Farmers Market
9:45 AMPictures at an Exhibition
10:00 AMCreature Feature
10:00 AMFall Stamp and Cover Show
10:00 AMFREE Weekend Movies at the Kalamazoo 10
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
10:30 AMPainting with Happy Our Art
10:30 AMThe Art of the Essay with Jennifer Clark
11:00 AMPictures at an Exhibition
11:00 AMRunny Babbit Returns Storytime
12:00 PMDisney Princess: Dream It, Be It Event at Toys R Us
2:00 PMGrand Rapids Symphony presents Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
2:00 PMMarshall Skeleton Fest
2:00 PMMary Poppins
5:00 PM2017 Bronco Youth Day- WMU Football
5:00 PMWeekend Swim
7:00 PMB - The Underwater Bubble Show
7:15 PMMiddle School Night Out
7:30 PMGrand Rapids Symphony presents Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Sunday October 1, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AM2017 Monarch March Family Fun Run & 5K
12:00 AMAlaskan Lumberjack Show
12:00 AMFall Festival
12:00 AMFlick's Family Film Festival
9:00 AMPancakes & Pins
9:00 AMPaw Paw Farmer's Market
10:00 AMFall Stamp and Cover Show
10:00 AMFREE Weekend Movies at the Kalamazoo 10
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
10:00 AMPortage Market
12:00 PMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
2:00 PMFamily Discovery Hike
2:00 PMFamily Fit Camp, benefiting Let Me Run
2:00 PMRebecca Green Presents: How To Make Friends With A Ghost
2:00 PMSt. Luke's Animal Fair

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

 

 

 

 

By | 2017-09-29T07:17:16+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Newly Published, Weekend Picks|Comments Off on Weekend Picks for the Kalamazoo Parent: September 29- October 1

About the Author:

Jill is a mom of a busy 8 year old son. KZOOkids.com was started in 2013 to showcase all of the great things to do in and around Kalamazoo. When not working the KZOOkids.com website, Jill likes to hike, cook, and read in her free time.