The West Michigan Whitecaps celebrate the holiday with a special all-you-can-eat BBQ menu during their July 4 baseball game – and fireworks after.
You can get a Front Row for the Fireworks on July 6 at Grand Rapids Public Museum – admission includes activities, exhibits, special meal deals and more.
Amway Family Fireworks is the city’s biggest patriotic celebration – the event kicks off at 5:00 pm in downtown’s Ah-Nab-Awen Park, with family-fun activities, games, food trucks, vendor exhibits and live bands leading up to a spectacular fireworks show. July 6.
Berlin Raceway, one of America’s premier short-track stock-car courses, presents a fireworks show after its July 6 races.
John Ball Zoo is home to two Bald Eagles – the national bird symbol of the U.S. – in addition to 1,800+ other animals.
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park hosts an Independence Day Celebration the Children’s Garden way – with engaging activities for guests of all ages. July 6.
July is a great time to visit Grand Rapids. Plan your Fourth of July mini-vacation by taking a look at the wide range of hotels options available. Looking for something cozier? Our Bed and Breakfasts will not disappoint. Do you love the outdoors? Then check out our campgrounds. Check out the complete Calendar of Events below.