The Coast Guard Festival is a unique, premier 10-day national military festival that honors the men and women of the U.S. Coast Guard. From parades, waterfront entertainment and fireworks, to the National Memorial Service, Street Dance and Kids Day, the festival allows for reflection, celebration and solidifying the historical relationship between the Coast Guard and […]

Centennial Park, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. — The event draws one of the largest influxes of visitors to the city on a single day, second only to Tulip Time. Up to 300 artists and artisans from eight states will be displaying their work. —

Park Theatre, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. — Browse books by over 30 Michigan authors and small presses. Meet the authors and have your books signed. Mystery, Science Fiction, Poetry, Young adult, and so much more. Free admission.

Downtown Holland Splash Pad, 10–11 a.m. — This free community class uses slow gentle movements, controlled breathing, and self-applied massage to strengthen the mind | body connection, reduce stress, and improve balance and overall health. Taught by Marcia Schrotenboer of West Michigan Qigong. —