Items Tagged with 'Experience Grand Rapids'


Lodging tax revenue sees unexpected increase

More funding will be sent to Kent County’s destination marketing organization.

December 8, 2017
An unanticipated amount of tax revenue from Kent County’s lodging excise tax will result in more funds appropriated to Experience Grand Rapids. Read More

Experience Grand Rapids rolls out bike app

September 4, 2017
Visitors to Grand Rapids now have an easier way to experience the city on two wheels. Read More

Annual Restaurant Week on tap

August 4, 2017
The lunch and dinner menus for Restaurant Week are now available online. Read More

Tourism marketer wins 30 Under 30 honor

July 26, 2017
A local marketing exec in the tourism industry has been named to a 30 Under 30 class by an international association. Read More

Association kicking off Cider Week GR

April 14, 2017
A new week dedicated to a beverage is set to take Grand Rapids by the stem, starting on Monday. Read More

Grand Rapids wins global FoodTrekking award for 'destination experience'

April 11, 2017
Grand Rapids is considered one of the best food and beverage destinations in the world. Read More

Experience Grand Rapids hires VP of multicultural business development

March 24, 2017
Experience Grand Rapids has named its first VP of multicultural business development. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Doug Small of Experience Grand Rapids

February 7, 2017
Doug Small — the president and CEO of Experience Grand Rapids — is the featured guest in episode 20 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

Kent County hotels book record year

January 30, 2017
The numbers are in for 2016, and Kent County hotels are celebrating record revenues. Read More

Hospitality industry honors WAVE winners

December 1, 2016
Several local hospitality professionals have been recognized for providing outstanding customer service. Read More