Top 5 things to do this weekend

Not one, but two festivals are going on in the Tri-Cities as we head into the weekend.
Mark Brooky
Jun 12, 2014


And remember: Sunday is Father's Day!

(1) Feast of the Strawberry Moon — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday on Grand Haven’s Harbor Island. Step back into time and learn how things were done along the Grand River fur-trading route during the 18th century. Hosted by the Tri-Cities Historical Museum, admission is $5, or $15 for a family. For details and a complete schedule, visit

(2) Spring Lake Heritage Festival — Through Saturday in Spring Lake. The annual festival kicked off Tuesday and wraps up with fireworks blasting off from Mill Point Park at 10:15 Saturday night. Friday’s events include a car show and entertainment tent. Saturday’s events include a 5K run/walk, pancake breakfast, highland games and a Civil War presentation, along with the second night for the entertainment tent. For the complete schedule, visit

(3) West Michigan Spa and Wellness Expo and Kids Expo Day — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Grand Haven Community Center, 421 Columbus Ave.

(4) Evergreen Chorale — 4 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church, 508 Franklin Ave., Grand Haven. The 80-member chorale from Holland’s Evergreen Commons is directed by Calvin Langejans. They perform a variety of sacred, secular, classical and contemporary music.

(5) Honor By August — 8 p.m. Friday at Seven Steps Up, 116 S. Jackson St., Spring Lake. Tickets start at $25. Also, Andrew Belle plays there at 7:30 Sunday night. For details, visit

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