Park Alerts & Cancellations

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Bookmark this page for all future Sandy Pines park alerts which will include emergency, severe weather, utility outages, event cancellations, and important member notifications. In case of an emergency always call 911 first then call the Sandy Pines Public Safety Office for additional assistance. For non-emergency park updates contact Member Service and for event cancellations and updates contact the Recreation Department.

Public Safety Office

Call 911 for emergencies
Telephone: (616) 896-9006
Fax: (616) 896-7286

Member Service

For all other inquiries
Telephone: (616) 896-8315

Recreation Department

For cancelled Recreation Events
Telephone: (616) 896-8318 

Contacts & Resources

Alerts & Cancellations

50th Anniversary Catered Picnic Cancelled

July 14, 2021

Due to a lack of sign ups we have made the difficult decision to cancel the Park Wide Catered Picnic that was originally scheduled for Saturday July 31st. We are working on making up the event with a local vendor. Keep your eye on our event calendar for more information! Thank you for your understanding.

Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital

July 9, 2021

We’re getting into the giving spirit of Christmas in August! We will be accepting donations for Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital from July 16 – August 15. Bins to drop off your donations will be located at Member Service, the Public Safety Office and Lake Monterey Golf Course. WISH LIST

Update On Boat Rule Change

July 6, 2021

Last week an email sent included an error. The recreational sport of surfing is not banned. The motion that was passed specifically bans ballast filling not the sport. The actual rule reads as follows: Effective immediately temporarily suspend the ballast functions and usage of the ballast functions or any alterations to any boat trying to produce waves for wake surfing for the…

Sandy Pines Rainbow of Color Run Reminder

July 1, 2021

The 2021 Sandy Pines Rainbow of Color Run is Saturday, July 31. Registration is open and available at the rec dept office near the water park. Deadline to receive your preferred size for race t-shirt is July 13! Stop by today to guarantee your spot for one of the favorite events. This event is from…

4th of July Update from the Park President

June 29, 2021

To our valued Sandy Pines Members and Community: As you are aware, our 4th of July celebrations are just around the corner this coming weekend.  In preparation for the events and the surge of family, friends and guests that will be here in the park, we would like to communicate a few reminders as well…

Recreation Schedule 2021

June 15, 2021

North Shore Center Event Survey

June 10, 2021

The Sandy Pines Events Department would like your input regarding event rentals in the North Shore Center. Please go to to make your opinions known. The survey should only take around 5 minutes. We appreciate your time and input! We will make keep the community up to date as we finalize some information.

2021 Calendars On Sale Now

December 22, 2020

Sandy Pines new 50th Anniversary Calendars are on sale now! The 2021 calendars feature the beauty of our park along with important park events, dates, maps, and contact information. Calendars are 10.5 x 11 inches, professionally printed in color on high quality paper, and saddle stitched (stapled) for easy shipping and portability. Calendars are available…

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Happy Camper Text Alerts

June 22, 2020

Sandy Pines has a new SMS text opt-in for Members, Associate Members, Guests, and Campers who would like park news, event updates, weather alerts, cancellations, and closures. It’s called our Happy Camper Text Alerts and you can opt-in or out at any time. To Opt-In:       Text “SANDYPINES” to 67283 To Opt-Out:    Text…

Halloween in July
July 24, 2021

Rainbow of Color Run
July 31, 2021

Live Music
July 31, 2021

Christmas In August
August 6-8, 2021