Winter Festivities in Grand Rapids

Is the cold weather getting you down? Bundle up, grab your friends and family, and enjoy some of the fun festivities going on right here in Grand Rapids! 

1. Winter Fun at Indian Trails

Bundle up and enjoy the outdoors at Indian Trails. With day or season passes, you can enjoy fat tire biking, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing up until March 1. The clubhouse will have cold beer, hot chocolate, coffee, and a warm fire to relax by.


2. World of Winter

World of Winter features 40+ interactive art installations, 50+ ice sculptures, movies, and live performances. The festival is scattered all throughout downtown Grand Rapids, and best of all, it’s free! It runs through March 6.


3. Grand Rapids Griffins

Van Andel Arena is home to the Grand Rapids Griffins, American Hockey League affiliates to the Detroit Red Wings. Enjoy a night of fun and hockey! Get your tickets here before the season ends in April.


4. Grand Rapids Gold

The Grand Rapids Gold is the NBA G league team affiliated with the Denver Nuggets. Their home games are played at the DeltaPlex and continue through March. For more information about the team’s schedule and tickets, visit their website.


5. The Best of the Best Improv Comedy Show

The Best of the Best (of the Best) Improv comedy show will be at The Comedy Project February 11 & 12. Come out and enjoy an hour of comedy mixed with short, long, and musical improv! Get your tickets here.


6. Broadway Grand Rapids: Hamilton 2022

Broadway Grand Rapids presents HAMILTON 2022! The production will feature a mix of hip-hop, jazz, and R&B.Come out to enjoy the story of American founding father, Alexander Hamilton.

Show time is approximately 2 hours and 40 minutes, including intermission, and the performance will be held at DeVos Performance Hall from February 8 to February 20. Get your tickets before they’re sold out!


7. Disney On Ice Presents Mickey & Friends.

Bring your family to see all your favorite Disney characters! The Van Andel Arena will be hosting this event from February 10 through February 13. Click here to get your tickets!


8. Meijer State Games of Michigan Winter Games

The Meijer State Games of Michigan is a multi-sport, Olympic-style event that welcomes athletes regardless of age or ability. It takes place February 18 through February 20. Click here for more information.


9. Ultimate Sport Show Grand Rapids

The DeVos Place Convention Center will be hosting the Ultimate Sport Show from March 10 through March 13. Check out the latest hunting, fishing, and outdoor gear, along with several other cool features such as the 110,000 gallon indoor lake, rock wall, trout pond, live taxidermy, and so much more. Click here to buy tickets.


10. Monster Jam

MONSTER JAM is the world’s largest and most famous monster truck tour! The Van Andel Arena will be hosting MONSTER JAM March 25 through March 27. Buy your tickets here!


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