Items Tagged with 'Devos Place'


Downtown hosts conference on early childhood education

March 29, 2016
Thousands of early childhood educators from throughout the state will converge downtown this week to learn about emerging best practices in their field. Read More

Change Ups: Tadlock’s passion for arts recognized

December 4, 2015
DeVos Place Assistant General Manager Eddie Tadlock received WGVU’s Engage Arts Award for his dedication and experiential knowledge of the performing and visual arts. Read More

CAA rebounds from down fiscal year

Despite a rough 2014, CAA venues continue positive influence on county.

October 23, 2015
After a down year in 2014, the Kent County Convention and Arena Authority should be back on track for 2015. Read More

StampShow sticks thousands downtown

August 18, 2015
Passionate philatelists are coming to town. Read More

QuiltWeek weaves thousands downtown

August 10, 2015
More than 15,000 quilters will descend on downtown Grand Rapids this week. Read More

City’s venues attract name performers, throngs of visitors

Collaborative effort ensures varied entertainment options thrive.

July 24, 2015
A collaborative effort put forth by the entire city is the main reason Van Andel Arena, DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall frequently rank well ahead of similar venues in other cities. Read More

Food industry covers a lot of ground

May 1, 2015
MiFOOD2015 — the Michigan Food Processing & Agriculture Summit being held at DeVos Place on Thursday — will focus on some of the most challenging issues in the agriculture and food-processing industries in Michigan today. Read More

Continental Snow Conference descends downtown

April 10, 2015
No, the white stuff shouldn’t be falling, but it will be the main topic of conversation for more than 1,500 snow fighters coming to Grand Rapids for a conference on battling snow. Read More

Home & Garden Show previews spring

March 5, 2015
While there might not be any signs of spring outside, spring has started at the West Michigan Home & Garden Show downtown. Read More

Great Lakes Farm Expo starts Tuesday

Fruit and vegetable growers are sure to discuss the perennial migrant labor issue.

December 5, 2014
One of the biggest agricultural industry trade shows in North America happens every December in Grand Rapids, and it starts Tuesday. Read More