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Gardens’ tourists power area businesses

Study finds Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park draws 445,000 visitors annually from outside Kent County, adds $75 million to local economy.

May 12, 2017
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has become a destination for visitors across the U.S., and it’s showing up in the local economy. Read More

Meijer Gardens releases lineup for Tuesday night concerts

May 4, 2017
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has released the lineup for its Tuesday night summer concert series. Read More

Meijer Gardens reveals lineup of 30 summer concerts

April 13, 2017
A local amphitheater has revealed its full lineup of summer shows. Read More

Meijer Gardens reveals $115M expansion plan

March 23, 2017
After a year of study with a New York-based architectural firm, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has revealed the details of a $115-million expansion plan. Read More

Meijer Gardens opens 'Butterflies are Blooming' exhibit

March 1, 2017
An exhibit at a local conservatory is highlighting the “awe-inspiring” patterns found on thousands of butterflies. Read More

Meijer Gardens reveals three summer concerts

February 20, 2017
Organizers of a local amphitheater summer concert series have revealed three initial acts. Read More

Sculptor donates archives to Meijer Gardens

December 26, 2016
One of Michigan’s largest tourist attractions has racked up another reason to visit. Read More

Q&A: Linda Thompson

December 13, 2016
Linda Thompson — director of education at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park — has worked as a museum/cultural organization educator for 43 years, developing and implementing creative programs that help visitors learn. Read More

Meijer Gardens wins national Award of Excellence

May 27, 2016
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has been honored by a national organization for its commitment to education and the environment. Read More

Meijer Gardens hires architecture firm for re-envisioning and expansion

May 13, 2016
After an international search that began a year ago with more than 60 firms, Frederick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has hired an architecture firm to “re-envision” and expand its facilities. Read More