Items Tagged with 'Experience Grand Rapids'


Restaurant Week expands to 12 days

More than 60 eateries already have agreed to participate.

June 20, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Restaurant Week is making a return for 12 days in August. Read More

Convention books $2.7M impact

May 20, 2014
Experience Grand Rapids has booked a three-day convention that’s expected to generate more than $2.7 million in sales in Kent County. Read More

Change Ups: Steele is national sales director for Experience GR

May 16, 2014
Nichole Steele is Experience Grand Rapids’ new national sales director. Read More

Not the usual canoe trip

GR Paddling caters especially to conventioneers and tourists.

April 25, 2014
If the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce ran a canoe-and-kayak rental business on the river downtown, it would probably look a lot like what Jeff and Rita Neumann are doing. Read More

Furniture maker designs Ford airport visitor area

March 14, 2014
A re-designed visitor information area is greeting travelers at Gerald R. Ford International Airport. Read More

Experience Grand Rapids names VP of sales

March 10, 2014
A Michigan native is relocating from California to sell Grand Rapids. Read More

Conference books $6.4M impact on market

February 18, 2014
Grand Rapids’ plethora of entertainment options has helped the city secure a statewide association’s annual conference for three more years, bringing more than 10,000 visitors to the market. Read More

Beer and food event thaws winter blues

GR restaurants are incorporating local craft beers into menus.

February 14, 2014
There’s nothing like good food and good beer to chase away those winter blues. Read More

Travelers book $139M stay

January 27, 2014
Grand Rapids certainly is becoming a destination city. Read More

Convention books $4.2M impact on Grand Rapids

December 19, 2013
Grand Rapids is going to host a seven-day convention, which is expected to generate $4,268,561 in total business sales for the community. Read More