Fun activities for all ages can be found at Festival. Learn a new skill, be entertained or try out your creativity.

Event Info & Location

Mad Hatter

Kids ages 4-12 can create whimsical hats on Wege Plaza in front of the GRAM (Grand Rapids Art Museum). (Parental help welcome.)


GRAM (Grand Rapids Art Museum)

Chalk the Walk

Create sidewalk art with chalk!
Sponsored by Haworth – thank you!


Federal Building Lawn

Face Painting

Have a cool design painted on your face or arm!

Federal Building Lawn


Kids ages 4–12 can paint their own masterpiece.

Fifth Third Parking Lot

Youth Art Exhibit

A non-juried art show by local school-age children.


GRAM (Grand Rapids Art Museum)

Friday: 10am–8pm
Saturday: 10am–8pm
Sunday: Noon–3pm

KCAD Taste Testing

Kendall College of Art and Design, Ferris State University
Tour the KCAD Campus (start times 1pm and 3pm) meet at the KCAD Art on the E.D.G.E. stage. Other activities and experimentation to include Printmaking, Face Painting and Portraitures.

(KCAD) On Pearl between Ionia & Division

Friday: 1pm–5pm

Master Lee’s School of Tai Chi Praying Mantis Kung Fu

A Festival Tradition and always amazing to watch and join in!

West Side of the County Bldg.

Saturday: 10:00am–1:00pm

Yoga with Jennifer and Emily of Seva Yoga

Bring your mats & bring your friends to start the day right!

West Side of the County Bldg.


June 4-5-6 | Grand Rapids, Michigan | Visitor Guide & Schedule