The 2019 Sweetheart Dance (formerly known as the Daddy Daughter Dance) date is TBD. Fathers, Grandpas, Uncles and Family Friends - make sure your sweetheart's first dance is memorable! Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy a night out with your sweetheart! Girls are invited to bring their favorite adult date (Dad, Grandpa, Uncle or family friend) to this semi-formal event. The evening includes your sweetheart's choice of corsage, DJ dancing, and delicious refreshments. The Parks and Recreation Department will provide 2 themed backdrops for photo opportunities with your personal camera or smartphone.
Crazy Theme Tie Contest: Dads, just show up wearing your crazy theme tie and let our judges determine if your neck has what it takes to earn the title "Craziest Tie" in East Grand Rapids!