Get out & enjoy what Grand Rapids has to offer this month! Aside from your St Patrick's Day celebrations, laugh until you cry at LaughFest, meet your favorite Star Wars characters at Star Wars night with the GR Griffins, enter for a chance to play Plinko on The Price is Right, Live or improve your health at the Health & Wellness Weekend at the Downtown Market.

 

We are coming to you this month from Lions + Rabbits, a gorgeous event space in Grand Rapids. Lions + Rabbits functions as a gallery, education center,and event space in the Creston business district. They're the spot to go if you're looking to host a gathering in north GR.

 

 

LaughFest

March 5-15th

Throughout Grand Rapids

Gilda’s LaughFest, the nation’s first-ever community-wide festival of laughter, has quickly earned a reputation for being one of the nation’s marquee events for both participants and artists. This major 10-day Midwest festival is based in Grand Rapids and includes events throughout West Michigan. Created by Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids and launched in March 2011 to celebrate laughter for the health of it, the festival features stand-up, improv, film, showcases, and a variety of seriously funny stuff.

 

Star Wars Night with GR Griffins

March 7th at 7pm

Van Andel Arena

Gather family & friends for an exciting night of fun & entertainment with the GR Griffins. Meet your favorite Star Wars characters and be apart of the action as the GR Griffins battle the Rockford IceHogs

 

West Michigan Women’s Expo

March 13-15th

Fri 10-6, Sat 10-6, Sun 11-4

DeVos Place

Over 350 Exhibits, Seminars, Shopping and Fun that aim to provide a weekend of entertainment, education and enjoyment tailored to Women and their Families.

 

GR Ballet School Junior Company: Aladdin

March 13-15th & 21-22nd

Peter Martin Wege Theatre

Based on the folktale from the book One Thousand and One Nights and choreographed by Director Attila Mosolygo, Grand Rapids Ballet School Junior Company presents Aladdin.

 

Broadway: Charlie & The Chocolate Factory

March 10-15th

Showtimes vary

DeVos Performance Hall

Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now Grand Rapid's golden ticket! It's the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including "Pure Imagination," "The Candy Man," and "I've Got a Golden Ticket," alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray. Get ready for Oompa-Loompas, incredible inventions, the great glass elevator, and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper!

 

The Price is Right, Live!

March 17th at 7:30pm

DeVos Performance Hall

The Price Is Right Live™ is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to hear their names called and "Come On Down" to win. Prizes may include appliances, vacations and possibly a new car! Play classic games just like on television's longest running and most popular game show…from Plinko™ to Cliffhangers™ to The Big Wheel™ and even the fabulous Showcase.

 

Health & Wellness Weekend

March 28-29th from 10am-4pm

Downtown Market

Celebrating mind, body & soul with healthy eating demos in the teaching kitchen, fitness classes in the greenhouse, raffles & giveaways, inspirational speakers, health & wellness vendors in the banquet room,healthy food promos and more!