Items Tagged with 'Experience Grand Rapids'


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

Travel website spins around Grand Rapids

December 18, 2013
Wouldn’t it be great if you could plan a vacation by going to a website and selecting your interests and then be met with a slew of suggested activities and sightseeing options that fit those interests? Now visitors to Grand Rapids can do just that. Read More

Grand Rapids and Gold Coast rank as No. 1 'travel destination' in US

December 10, 2013
West Michigan residents already know that Lake Michigan beaches can hold their own against any beach — but now an international travel publisher is making sure everyone knows it. Read More

Restaurant Week’s tally tasty for SICE

August event set a new mark and raised money for culinary scholarship fund.

November 1, 2013
Although the fourth annual event didn’t sell as many featured meals as last year, revenue to the promotion’s participating restaurants was up from a year ago. Read More

Conferences save date for $2.6M impact on Grand Rapids

October 28, 2013
Two conferences have marked their calendars to bring thousands of visitors to Grand Rapids, where they’ll spend an estimated $2.6 million during their stays. Read More