Posts Tagged ‘ Grand Rapids Events ’

Grand Rapids Successfully Hosts World’s Largest Art Prize

Art Prize is one of the biggest and most popular events in the Grand Rapids area. Six years ago it was decided that Grand Rapids would host the world’s largest Art Prize and over the weekend it was successful . It is more than just your typical art show and this year there were over… Read More »

  • Posted on: Sep 28 2015

Grand Rapids Hosts Recovery Palooza

Drugs are a serious problem and something you hear about often. You hear about recovery far less often. For the addicts who have recovered from a drug addiction, recovery is something to be proud of and celebrate. That is why Grand Rapids was excited to host the 2015 Recovery Palooza event. “The purpose of the… Read More »

  • Posted on: Sep 21 2015

28th Street Metro Cruise A Success For Grand Rapids

The 28th Street Metro Cruise was held in Grand Rapids over the weekend and attracted a fairly large crowd. The car show included numerous makes, modes and styles of vehicles with unique paint jobs, exhausts, sound systems and more.  The car show was a 2-day event and all car were on display by Saturday. In addition to offering guests a… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 24 2015

National Night Out A Success For Grand Rapids

The National Night Out was held on Tuesday, August 8th and was a huge success in Grand Rapids. The even is a way to for communities to come together to put a stop to crime, drug use and violence in the country. Cities all over the country hosted similar events. This is the 32nd year… Read More »

  • Posted on: Aug 5 2015

The Beach Boys And The Temptations In Grand Rapids On July 31st

The Beach Boys and The Temptations both have long lists of hits and have been making music and entertaining fans for decades. Now you can catch both acts in Grand Rapids on July 31st at the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Tickets are still on sale and cost $77 for the general public. Both… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 30 2015

Tanger Outlets Opens July 31 In Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids is in the process of getting a new outlet mall, called Tanger Outlets. These malls are found in many location in the United States and offer some of the most popular stores and brands with discounted prices. The outlet center is scheduled to open on July 31st.  There will be a special grand… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 21 2015

Grand Rapids Hosts Jazz In The Park

Grand Rapids is happy to host a fun family event for everyone in the city to enjoy. Jazz In The Park has been a popular event in Grand Rapids for several years now an will be moving to a new location this year. It will now be held in downtown Grand Rapids in Ah-Nab-Awen Park.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 20 2015

EatPlayGrow Offer Summer Fun For Grand Rapids Children

EatPlayGrow is a program that teaches children and their parents how to make healthy meals and snacks and fun exercises to stay in shape. The program is hosted by the Grand Rapids Public Library and will be presented in various locations in Grand Rapids. It runs from July 15 to July 21 and is free for… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 15 2015

MasterCraft Throwdown in Grand Rapids Is August 9th

If you are ready for an awesome event on the water, don’t mist the MasterCraft Throwdown  in Grand Rapids on August 9th.  If you love wakeboarding or watersports in general you wont want to miss this awesome Grand Rapids event.  There are a few thing you can count on at the MasterCraft Throwdown is a… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 13 2015

Grand Rapids Offers Great Hotel And Beer Packages

Are you in need of a relaxing hotel room and a cold beer after enjoying last weekend’s July 4th activities? Grand Rapids has the perfect solution. There are numerous hotels offering beer and hotel packages and when you choose one, you can rest, relax and leave feeling refreshed. Beer tourism is big in Grand Rapids… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jul 7 2015