The Musical Fountain, Grand Haven

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The Grand Haven Musical Fountain is a synchronized water and light show accompanied with music of all varieties. Each 20-minute show features a different theme. Different shows play daily at sunset from Memorial Day thru Labor Day; Fridays and Saturdays only in May and September. Best viewed from Waterfront Stadium; however the Fountain can be easily experienced 1/4 mile either side on the Grand Haven Boardwalk. Built in 1964, it is the world's largest Musical Fountain of its kind with the only fountain comparable fountain being those at the Bellagio Fountains in Las Vegas, NV.

Grand Haven Musical Fountain 2015 Season Schedule*

2015 Schedule of Start Times

10:00 p.m.

May 15th & 16th, and May 22nd through June 11th .

10:10 p.m.

From June 12th through July 9th.

10:00 p.m.

From July 10th through August 6th.

9:50 p.m.

From August 7th through August 20th.

9:30 p.m.

From August 21st through September 7th.

9:00 p.m.

September 11th & 12th.

8:30 p.m.

September 18th & 19th, 25th & 26th.

All starting times are approximate and have been determined by selecting the very best time for viewing based upon darkness behind Dewey Hill.

*Schedule as of May 27th, 2015

All starting times have been determined by selecting the very best time for viewing based upon darkness behind Dewey Hill.

A variety of titles and themes are presented daily for a 20 minute presentation. Waterfront events may alter the Fountain schedule.

For information regarding the program schedule, please contact the Grand Haven Area Convention & Visitors Bureau at 616-842-4499.
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  • August 7, 2017
    This free nightly program synchonizes the ligted fountain to music. The program is about 20 minutes long, and a fun way to end the day.  more »
  • August 7, 2017
    We went here during the Saturday of Coast Guard fest, when they do fireworks (not sure if they normally do fireworks). It was cool to see. If in Grand Haven, why not give it a try. Kids should like it...  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    Nice light show with the color and musical water theater. Not overly long and good choice of music for all ages. Definitely a sight to see and a must for the visit to the local area!!!!  more »
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  • June 14, 2017
    Fun but doesn't start until little after 10pm. Makes for a long night with younger just trying to get to 10pm. Music was average, fountain was cool but after five minutes not much changes other than the music.
  • June 9, 2017
    Went for Disney night. It was a nice setting with the bleachers to sit on. Kids loved it!
  • May 31, 2017
    Great night of listening to music with the flow of water. The show was great. It was campy fun.
  • June 22, 2017
    It's a perfect place to bring that special someone. Grab a blanket, walk the pier, watch the sunset, and then walk back to the fountain to top off your evening!
  • June 5, 2017
    Perfect way to end the day. Great fountain shows with themed music and community atmosphere.

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