Friends of Grand Rapids Parks (FGRP) is all about creating awesome events for our community! From planting trees to volunteering, we offer opportunities that help make our city greener and bring us all closer together. Join us at our fun-filled community events, where we celebrate the spirit of Grand Rapids and the friendships that make our city thrive!
Highland Park Boulder Festival and Outdoor Boulder Competition
June 10, 2023
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Join us for the Highland Park Boulder Festival! Community Climbing Workshop, Kids Climb and a Bouldering Competition, hosted by Terra Firma.
MLK Park Parties
June 15, 2023
Join us at the Family Fun Days series MLK Park Parties Game Night on June 15!
June 26, 2023
Want to learn how to play disc golf? Here's your chance! Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and the Monday Night Disc Golf League Players for food and fun!
Community Skateboard Workshop and Competition
July 15, 2023
Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and Premier Skate Shop for a Community Skate Workshop, Curb Competition and Tony Hawk Pro Skate Competition on July 15!
Global Water Fest
July 29, 2023
Enjoy the Global Water Fest at Canal Park, sign up a team for Dragon Boating and come and celebrate on the Bridge before and after the competition.
August 19, 2023
Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks and Soccer Rebellion for pick up and play or tournament play for any ages at the Bridge Street Futsal Court!