10 Things To Do this Weekend: January 17th-19th
We have a few outdoor activities this weekend including the Great Skate Winterfest and Prismatica on Monroe. It’s the Remodeling and New Home Show at DeVos Place Convention Center. There is Hockey and Basketball this weekend. We have Comedy and Concerts as well. And most importantly... Pronto Pup in Grand Haven is open this weekend!!
Some activities include the kids, while others are more for the adults.
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Pronto Pups Winter Weekend
Pronto Pup, 313 S. Harbor Dr., Grand Haven, MI
Friday, January 17th, 2020 - 11:00 am-8:00 pm
Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - 11:00 am-8:00 pm
Sunday, January 19th, 2020 - 11:00 am-8:00 pm
Cost: Varies on the number of Corndogs you buy!
It’s been a few months since you’ve been able to have a corndog from Pronto Pup. They open one weekend every winter for you to get your Pronto Pup fix to hold you over until summer...and this is the weekend they will be open!
6th Annual Grand Rapids Remodeling & New Homes Show
DeVos Place Convention Center, 303 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Friday, January 17th, 2020 - 12:00 Noon-9:00 pm
Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - 10:00 am-9:00 pm
Sunday, January 19th, 2020 - 11:00 am-5:00 pm
Cost: Adults $10 Online/$12 At the Door, Children 6-14 $4
Whether you’re thinking of remodeling your current home, or starting fresh with a brand new home, the exhibitors at the Grand Rapids Remodeling and New Homes Show have you covered.
Prismatica on Monroe
Monroe North Lot, 555 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Runs Friday, January 17th, 2020 - 12:00 Noon through Sunday, February 16th, 2020 - 11:00 pm
Cost: Free Admission
“An infinite interplay of lights and colorful reflection…” This is a new interactive light installation called "Prismatica" on display at the World of Winter Festival this year. Prismatica is a collection of light prisms that have toured the world, adding energy and creativity to urban business districts. The interactive installation includes 25 pivoting prisms, creating a modern ice palace that transmits and reflects color and light. As the prisms rotate, a soundtrack of bells plays in the background. Other events happening along with the display this weekend include a Dance in the Annex at Prismatica on Friday, from 6:30 pm-7:30 pm. On Saturday it is a Silent Disco from 7:00 pm-10:00 pm.
Hockey: The Grand Rapids Griffins
Van Andel Arena, 130 Fulton St. W, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Friday, January 17th, 2020 - 7:00 pm - The Grand Rapids Griffins vs. The Rockford Ice Hogs
Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - 7:00 pm - The Grand Rapids Griffins vs. The Belleville Senators
Cost: Tickets start at $16.00
At Friday night’s game there will be $2 beers and $2 hot dogs. It will also be College Night. On Saturday, it is Wizards Night and there will be a post-game wizard jersey auction.
Basketball: The Grand Rapids Drive vs. The Delaware Blue Coats
The DeltaPlex Arena, 2500 Turner Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49544
Friday, January 17th, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Cost: Tickets start at $5.00
Friday Night will be Golden Oldies Night. There will also be $2 Beer and $2 Hot Dogs
GR Symphony presents Hollywood Hits
DeVos Performance Hall, 303 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Friday, January 17th, 2020 - 7:30 pm
Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - 7:30 pm
Sunday, January 19th, 2020 - 3:00 pm
Cost: Tickets start at $18.00
The Grand Rapids Symphony brings you Hollywood Hits, January 17-19, 2020. With three performances don’t miss this amazing show at DeVos Performance Hall! Lights – Camera – POPS! Robert Bernhardt leads magnificent music of the silver screen.The stirring themes from more than a dozen epics: Gone With the Wind, The Magnificent 7, Dr. Zhivago, The Pink Panther, Rocky, James Bond blockbusters and more!
Comedian Kira Soltanovich
Dr. Grin’s at The B.O.B., 20 Monroe Ave., NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Friday, January 17th, 2020 - 8:00 pm & 10:o0 pm
Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - 5:30 pm, 8:00 pm & 10:30 pm
Cost: Tickets are $10.00-$15.00 depending on show time
Kira Soltanovich is a comedian, actress, and writer best known for her correspondent work on “The Tonight Show”. Kira has a half-hour stand up special on Showtime called "Here Comes Trouble" and a one hour stand up special on Amazon called "You Did This To Me." Kira has been featured on Comedy Central, NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Nickelodeon, and Disney. Kira has performed at the "Just For Laughs Comedy Festival" in Montreal several times and won the "Big Sky Comedy Festival" in Montana.
The Great Skate Winterfest 2020
Rosa Parks Circle, 135 Monroe Center, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - 12:00 Noon through Sunday, January 19th, 2020 - 10:00 pm
Cost: Free Admission. Skating Fee is $3 for Adults and $1 for Kids. Skate Rental is Free
Celebrate winter in our city, skate with Griffins players and support the Grand Rapids Griffins Youth Foundation. You can come out and skate with your favorite Griffins player. There will also be a tent for Family Activities, Winter Sports Demonstrations, Ice Gurus Ice Sculpting Demonstrations, and more!
80's vs 90's - Mega 80's and Class of '98
The Intersection, 133 Grandville Ave., SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Saturday, January 18th, 2020 - 9:00 pm
Cost: Tickets are $10 (First 100) and $15 advance/day of show.
It is an evening that will go down in musical history! The 80's vs. The 90's: Mega 80's vs. Class of '98. So head out to Elevation at The Intersection in Grand Rapids on Saturday and support your favorite musical generation! Doors open at 8pm and The show is 21+.
Winter Jam 2020
Van Andel Arena, 130 Fulton St. W, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Sunday, January 19th, 2020 - 6:00 pm
Cost: $15 donation at the door
It is Christian Music’s Largest Annual Tour! The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular comes to Van Andel Arena. Featuring Crowder, Passion, Andy Mineo, RED, Austin French, NewSong, Building 429 and Zane Black. The Pre-Jam Party will feature Riley Clemmons, Ballenger and Zauntee. Doors Open/Pre Jam Party starts at 5:00 pm, show starts at 6:00 pm. Tickets are not sold in advance,