Special Events

Jen Keith
Special Events Coordinator
(616) 656-5272


Mission Statement:
The Kentwood Parks and Recreation Department is an essential service established to improve the overall quality of life for all of Kentwood. 

Our new Spring/Summer brochure is now available here.


Funding the Kentwood, MI 4th of July Celebration through the "Light The Spark" campaign. 

The Kentwood Parks and Recreation Department and the Kentwood Jaycees have teamed for an exciting campaign to help bring a great 4th of July celebration to Kentwood. We are asking for your support to raise funds for the 4th of July Fireworks and events surrounding the celebration. Our 4th of July Celebration offers the following: 
    · Spectacular Fireworks Show
    · 5K Run / 5K Walk
    · Parade - Entry form click here
    · All-You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast
    · Family friendly carnival held throughout the evening event. 
      To participate as a vendor - click here
    · Music & Entertainment for all ages

If you are interested in donating to this wonderful event, please visit






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