With the winter weather returning this weekend, most of these events are indoor events. We have everything from concerts to autos, bulls to basketball. And we can’t forget about the Super Bowl this weekend!

Some activities include the kids, while others are more for the adults.

Click on the event title for additional information.

 

  • 1

    2018 Michigan International Auto Show

    DeVos Place Convention Center, 303 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    Friday, February 2nd - 11:00 am-9:30 pm

    Saturday, February 3rd - 10:00 am-9:30 pm

    Sunday, February 4th - 10:00 am-5:00 pm

    Cost: Adults $12, Children 6-14 $5

    This is the greatest annual opportunity to view your “next new car!” Car manufacturers from around the world will bring their finest traveling displays with new vehicles – including sedans, vans, SUV’s, trucks, hybrids and sports cars. Not only is the Auto Show the best place to shop and compare options for every day vehicles, it is also the first opportunity for West Michigan residents to see many of the most recently released or “soon to be released” models!

  • 2

    Blues Traveler with Los Colognes

    20 Monroe Live, 11 Ottawa Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    Friday, February 2nd, 2018 - 8:00 pm

    Cost: Tickets start at $25

    Blues Traveler is best known among fans for their improvisational live shows. Everyone will remember their Top 40 singles "Run-Around" and "Hook".

  • 3

    The Grand Rapids Symphony presents The Planets

    DeVos Performance Hall, 303 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    Friday, February 2nd, 2018 - 8:00 pm

    Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 - 8:00 pm

    Cost: Tickets start at $18

    Enjoy night of musical exploration including Gustav Holst’s popular suite The Planets featuring the women of the Grand Rapids Symphony Chorus. Music Director Marcelo Lehninger leads the Grand Rapids Symphony Mozart’s Symphony No. 41 nicknamed “Jupiter” for the fifth concerts of the Richard and Helen DeVos Classical series.

  • 4

    Fifth Third River Bank Run Community Training Run / Walk

    YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids, 475 Lake Michigan Dr., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

    Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 - 8:00 am

    Cost: Free

    It’s a FREE training run on a portion of the 25K course or a walk inside on the track at the downtown YMCA. Distances vary based on choice and refreshments will be available. Parking is available for non-members in DASH lot #7 (behind Big Boy) for $2.

  • 5

    Ethnic Heritage Festival

    Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl St., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

    Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 - 10:00 am-4:00 pm

    Cost: Event activities are included with general admission to the Museum.

    Join the GRPM for the annual Ethnic Heritage Festival. The Festival is a day-long celebration of music, dance, crafts and food representing the various ethnic groups that call West Michigan home.

  • 6

    Black Family History Series

    Grand Rapids Public Library - Main Library, 111 Library St., NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 - 10:00 am-3:30 pm

    Cost: Free

    An interest and knowledge of your family’s ancestors is a common question for most American families. What parent or grandparent hasn’t had a child ask about the family history and where they came from? It can be especially challenging for African Americans to find information about their ancestors. This series will feature local and regional speakers and offer the opportunity to connect with others around your family history. Registration is not required; however a free lunch will be provided if you RSVP to rsvp@grpl.org.

    10:00 am Why Genealogy: An Introduction to Researching Your African American Ancestry

    1:30 pm Uncovering Your African American Genealogical Treasure Trove Hiding in the Attic

  • 7

    Basketball: The Grand Rapids Drive vs. The Delaware 87ers

    The DeltaPlex Arena, 2500 Turner Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544

    Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Cost: Tickets start at $5

    The Grand Rapids Drive take on The Delaware 87ers on Saturday evening. It will be Star Wars Night at the DeltaPlex.

  • 8

    Professional Bull Riders: Real Time Pain Relief Velocity Tour

    Van Andel Arena, 130 Fulton St. W, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 - 7:00 pm

    Cost: Tickets start at $17.50

    The PBR (Professional Bull Riders) celebrates its 25th year as the toughest sport on earth. The PBR's brand of thrilling, high-flying rides and jaw-dropping wrecks will buck into the Van Andel Arena with it's Real Time Pain Relief Velocity Tour. The top bull riders will take on their 2,000 pound bovine opponents atop tons of dirt spread across the Van Andel Arena floor. Each rider striving to take home their share of the event purse.

  • 9

    George Clinton & The P-Funk Allstars with Ms Velvet & The Blue Wolf

    20 Monroe Live, 11 Ottawa Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 - 8:00 pm

    Cost: Tickets start at $30

    George Clinton is regarded as one of the foremost innovators of funk music. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997, alongside 15 other members of Parliament-Funkadelic. Clinton & The P-Funk Allstars will be at 20 Monroe Live this Saturday evening.

  • 10

    Super Bowl Parties

    Sunday, February 4th, 2018 - 6:30 pm

    Various Locations

    Cost: Varies by location

    It’s Super Bowl LII (52)! It will be the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles playing in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The game starts at 6:30 pm on NBC. There will be many Super Bowl parties at various locations -- some private parties and others at restaurants, bars and even churches. Check with your favorite place and see what their plans are for the game.