Looking for some fun family events taking place this weekend? Here’s a few you might want to check out.
Disney on Ice: 100 Years of Magic Friday, March 1 through Sunday, March 3 Van Andel Arena – Grand Rapids www.ticketmaster.com Audiences will not want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime ice spectacular that features your favorite Disney songs. Dazzling sets, memorable characters, beautiful costumes and exciting special effects will transport audiences through decades of Disney stories.
John Ball Zoo Opens for the Season! Friday, March 1 John Ball Zoo www.johnballzoosociety.org The zoo opens for season on Friday with special reduced rates of $5 for adults and $4 for children.
Whoo’s Out There? Friday, March 1 from 7-8pm Kalamazoo Nature Center www.naturecenter.org Get ready to dress warm and walk quietly! Take a night hike with the family and discover which species of owls are calling in the woods.
“Fiddler on the Roof” Friday, March 1 through Sunday, March 3 Grand Rapids Civic Theatre www.grct.org “Fiddler on the Roof” touches audiences with humor, warmth and honesty. The universal theme of tradition cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion.
Platypus Day at the Air Zoo Saturday, March 2 from 2-4pm Air Zoo – Portage www.airzoo.org Radio Disney AM 910 is hosting Platypus Day at the Air Zoo. Kids and families are invited for a fun filled afternoon of music, games and prizes, along with make-and-take crafts themed around the hit series "Phineas and Ferb."
Don’t forget to watch “Maranda Where You Live,” now on weeknights at 7pm on WOTV 4 Women.