April 15 - 19, 2024

ExtravaGRANDza and LakerPalooza are opportunities for Lakers to celebrate all they have accomplished in the past year. During this week of campus traditions, GVSU offers stress relief events, as well as interactive programs, food trucks, crafts, and more!

Schedule of Events




Caffeinated Bingo

Monday, April 15 from 7 - 8 p.m.

KC Thornapple

DIY Stress Ball Making

Tuesday, April 16 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

KC 2270

Friendship Bracelet Making

Wednesday, April 17 from 2 - 3 p.m.


Grad Cap Decorating

Thursday, April 18 from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

KC Pere Marquette


Friday, April 19 from 5 - 9 p.m.

KC North Lawn

Come to LakerPalooza for a fun night of inflatables, caricature artists, air-brush tattoos, miniature golf, a petting zoo, live music from local band Pretoria and DJs, and food trucks. Stop by the 48 West table for a free LakerPalooza t-shirt while supplies last!

Students dancing on the Kirkhof lawn
Crowd of students enjoying a concert in the Fieldhouse
Students with a water dunk tank

ExtravaGRANDza is coordinated by the Campus Activities Board in the Office of Student Life, which is a department of the Division of Student Affairs of Grand Valley State University.

Page last modified April 9, 2024