GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOTV) - Take the whole family out this weekend to enjoy fall in West Michigan! Check out these family fun events October 19-20:
Zoo Goes Boo at the John Ball Zoo kicks off October 18! Every day of The Zoo Goes Boo is different, and packed with entertainers, decoration, special animal activities, games, prize, and the kooky-not-spooky trick-or-treat trail. The Zoo Goes Boo is budget-friendly, only $7.00 for admission and $3.00 for members.. Kids 2 and under are always totally free! Be sure to pick up your $1 off coupon from any participating Grand Rapids Meijer stores! Join E.S.C.A.P.E. Fire Safety October 18 and 19 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Monsters University is the new featured movie of the Flick’s Family Film Festival. Tickets are free for kids 12 and under and only $4 for adults!
Kalamazoo County 4H Harvest Festival is a fun family event for youth and family that includes a variety of games and food prepared by 4H community clubs. The Festival is on Saturday from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is free, Tickets for games & food are $0.25 each.
Don’t miss the performance of "The Giver" at the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre. Performances are happening starting October 18 until the 27.
Go to a local farm to pick pumpkins this weekend! There are giant pumpkins at Frederik Meijer Gardens, go check them out!
Fear the Farm Zombie hunt in Battle Creek is happening all weekend. Zombie Paintball Hunt is the first of its kind in Battle Creek and West Michigan. This unique paintball experience, where you shoot but don't get shot, is sweeping the nation and will have you begging to come back for more. Come take a ride in military trucks that have been outfitted with mounted paintball guns to fire upon live zombies and animatronics through a "Walking Dead" cornfield from 6:00 p.m. to midnight. Free parking on the farm! 20309 Capital Ave. N.E.
Battle Creek MI 49017
Maranda and her partners joined together for a special holiday celebration at Meijer for foster & refugee families with Bethany Christian Services. WOTV 4 Women along with Bethany Christian Services, Craig's Cruisers, Meijer, Fifth-Third Bank & Priority Health & other partners spent the night meeting these special families during a taping of Maranda Where You Live. The night was filled with food, entertainment and shopping with these special families.
It's the first Christmas lights competition of its kind for television! Four families will compete each week to transform their homes for the holidays for a big cash prize!
Enter to win a $50 SUBWAY Restaurant gift card from Jordan Carson and the Social Sizzle! Enter to win here!