by Jill P

Family fun is in the air this weekend! This weekend is packed with tons of family fun that you won’t want to miss! September is off to a great start.

We encourage you to check our full weekend Event Calendar too! There is so much to do this weekend.

WEEKEND FAMILY FUN

Some of our top picks for this weekend:

photo courtesy of the KIA-See Your Selfie Back To School Bash at the KIA

FRIDAY

Fri 09/08/2017
Flick’s Family Film Festival
Celebration! Crossroads & IMAX, Portage, MI
Fri 09/08/2017
Kalamazoo State Theatre 90th Anniversary Celebration 
Kalamazoo State Theatre, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Fri 09/08/2017
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
See Your Selfie Back To School Bash at the KIA
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI
Fri 09/08/2017
6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Outdoor Movie Night – Moana
Celery Flats, Portage, Michigan
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Touch-A-Tractor at Gull Meadow Farms

SATURDAY

Sat 09/09/2017
8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Insane Inflatable 5K
Gilmore Car Museum, Hickory Corners, MI
Sat 09/09/2017
9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Touch-A-Tractor
Gull Meadow Farms, Richland, Mi
Sat 09/09/2017
10:30 am – 11:30 am
Play with your Food!
Portage District Library, Portage, MI
Sat 09/09/2017
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Bicycle Safety Rodeo
Woodward School for Technology & Research, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Sat 09/09/2017
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Outdoor Youth Day
Historic Charlton Park, Hastings, MI
Sat 09/09/2017
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
100th Anniversary Celebration of 225 Parsons Street
Heritage Guitar, Kalamazoo, MI

Grandparent’s Day at Stokes Homestead Farm Market

SUNDAY

Sun 09/10/2017
10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Grandparent’s Day
Stokes Homestead Farm Market, Grand Junction, MI
Sun 09/10/2017
10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Touch-A-Tractor
Gull Meadow Farms, Richland, Mi
Sun 09/10/2017
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Storefronts of Portage (Celery Flats Historical Tours Series)
Celery Flats Historic Area, Portage, MI

FESTIVALS AND FAIRS

Paw Paw Wine & Harvest Festival, Paw Paw

Allegan County Fair, Allegan

Apple & BBQ Festival, Mears

 

FALL FAMILY FUN!

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


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!

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

 

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EVENT CALENDAR FOR THIS WEEKEND

 

Friday September 8, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AMAllegan County Fair
12:00 AMAntique Engine and Tractor Show
12:00 AMApple & BBQ Festival
12:00 AMFlick's Family Film Festival
12:00 AMKalamazoo State Theatre 90th Anniversary Celebration 09/08/2017
12:00 AMPaw Paw Wine & Harvest Festival
12:00 AMWellspring Open House & Class Registration Night
8:00 AM38th Annual NSRA Street Rod Nationals North
8:00 AMHummingbird Banding
9:00 AMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
10:00 AMFREE Weekend Movies at the Kalamazoo 10
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!
2:00 PMCome Home to Vine - A Neighborhood Celebration
5:00 PMSee Your Selfie Back To School Bash at the KIA
6:00 PMART HOP: DOUBLE STRUNG
6:30 PMOutdoor Movie Night - Moana

Saturday September 9, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AMAllegan County Fair
12:00 AMAntique Engine and Tractor Show
12:00 AMApple & BBQ Festival
12:00 AMCome Home to Vine - A Neighborhood Celebration
12:00 AMFlick's Family Film Festival
12:00 AMPaw Paw Wine & Harvest Festival
7:00 AMKalamazoo Farmers Market
8:00 AM38th Annual NSRA Street Rod Nationals North
8:00 AMBird Banding Up Close
8:00 AMOtsego City Farmers Market
8:00 AMTexas Township Farmers Market
8:30 AMInsane Inflatable 5K
9:00 AMAlamo Farmers & Crafters’ Market
9:00 AMBattle Creek Farmers Market
9:00 AMFriends Fall Bag-of-Books Sale
9:00 AMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
9:00 AMSt. Joe Farmers Market
9:00 AMTouch-A-Tractor
9:00 AMWest Michigan Mom's Sale
10:00 AMBicycle Safety Rodeo
10:00 AMCreature Feature
10:00 AMFREE Weekend Movies at the Kalamazoo 10
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
10:00 AMOutdoor Youth Day
10:30 AMFun Cupcake Projects for All Ages
10:30 AMPlay with your Food!
11:00 AM100th Anniversary Celebration of 225 Parsons Street
11:00 AMArt Detectives
11:00 AMHow to Catch a Monster Storytime
2:00 PMEco Raft Race
4:00 PMHawks on the Wing: An Evening for the Birds
4:00 PMThe Best Block Party Ever!
5:00 PMWeekend Swim

Sunday September 10, 2017

Date/Time Event
12:00 AMAllegan County Fair
12:00 AMAntique Engine and Tractor Show
12:00 AMConor Oberst @ The Kalamazoo State Theatre 9/10/2017!
12:00 AMFlick's Family Film Festival
12:00 AMPaw Paw Wine & Harvest Festival
8:30 AM38th Annual NSRA Street Rod Nationals North
9:00 AMPancakes & Pins
9:00 AMPaw Paw Farmer's Market
10:00 AMFREE Weekend Movies at the Kalamazoo 10
10:00 AMGrandparent's Day
10:00 AMOpen Jump Time at Sky Zone Kalamazoo
10:00 AMPortage Market
10:00 AMTouch-A-Tractor
12:00 PMOpen Bounce at Jungle Joe's
12:00 PMStorefronts of Portage (Celery Flats Historical Tours Series)
2:00 PMFamily Discovery Hike
2:00 PMWeekend Skate
3:00 PMWeekend Swim
3:30 PMGrandparents Day Tike Hike at Portman Nature Preserve

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 | 2017-09-09T07:13:32+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Categories: Around Kalamazoo, Newly Published, Weekend Picks|Comments Off on Weekend Picks for the Kalamazoo Parent: September 8-10

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.