Items Tagged with 'Downtown Market'


Partners producing seminars for food entrepreneurs

March 2, 2017
The Downtown Market is partnering with a local food distributor to provide free seminars for food entrepreneurs this month. Read More

Downtown Market says it’s on ‘solid footing’

Despite twice requesting extensions on $3-million loan from state, market’s CEO and president claims it is ‘financially sustainable.’

February 17, 2017
Despite having twice requested extensions on its $3-million loan with the state of Michigan, Mimi Fritz of the Grand Rapids Downtown Market said the Grand Action and Downtown Development Authority-backed venture is financially sustainable and doing well. Read More

Coffee company opening café in Downtown Market

November 22, 2016
A Grand Rapids coffee roaster is opening a café in the Downtown Market. Read More

Butcher shop opening in Downtown Market

October 5, 2016
Come Friday, visitors to the Downtown Market will once again be able to purchase a wide range of meats. Read More

Downtown Market vendor opens second location

August 9, 2016
A Downtown Market vendor has opened another location in town focused on retail sales. Read More

Downtown Market launches pop-up vendor program

July 28, 2016
In an effort to help “budding food entrepreneurs and artisan makers,” the Downtown Market is launching a new program that will allow potential Market Hall vendors to test the waters before setting up shop. Read More

Cars & Coffee drives into downtown

July 8, 2016
A pair of local car enthusiasts with more than 40 years of experience in the auto industry are hosting a free car show downtown on Saturday. Read More

Senator enjoys firsthand look at city’s small businesses

Downtown Market tour highlights mobile payments and food trucks.

May 27, 2016
A U.S. senator now has a better understanding of Grand Rapids’ entrepreneurial scene. Read More

Produce tenant re-opens in Downtown Market

April 29, 2016
The Downtown Market will once again have a tenant on hand selling produce and non-perishable items. Read More

Restaurant and bar opens downtown

April 15, 2016
A new restaurant and bar originating from the state’s east side opened downtown on Monday. Read More