If you're looking for something to get out and do this weekend, here are a list of events that are open to the public and free or cheap in and around Grand Rapids.

 

FRIDAY:

2p -9p

Fifth Third Ballpark

Admission 10 & up is $6

This event goes on all weekend, check their website for more details and schedule

 

Celebrating the 19th anniversary of the release of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”

Begins at 5pm

William Rogers Village Park

152 N. State St – Sparta MI

Admission is $7.50 and available here

 

Celebrate the closing night of Grand Rapids Pride Week.  The bridge will be lit in rainbow lights. There will also be live music and guest djs performing.

7p-11p

The Blue Bridge Downtown GR

Live music

FREE

 

SATURDAY:

3 mile run/walk with your pet Downtown GR

Starts at 10am

20 Monroe Ave N
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

$5 entry fee benefits Kent County Animal Shelter

 

Variety of local grown rose blooms including minatures, hybrid teas and floribundas shown off and judged Saturday and Sunday

Starts Sat at 1pm  - Ends Sunday at 5pm

Frederik Meijer Gardens

1000 E Beltline Ave NE

FREE

 

SUNDAY:

Shop Michigan made arts and furniture

10a- 4p

Downtown Market

FREE

 

Variety of local grown rose blooms including minatures, hybrid teas and floribundas shown off and judged Saturday and Sunday

Starts Sat at 1pm  - Ends Sunday at 5pm

Frederik Meijer Gardens

1000 E Beltline Ave NE

FREE