Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


Party hits the streets this weekend

July 30, 2015
The second annual event celebrating local businesses, talent and community is setting up shop this weekend along the lakeshore. Read More

LPGA tournament raises $750K for hunger relief

July 30, 2015
A professional golf tournament raised more than $750,000 for a local retailer’s nonprofit. Read More

City produces BeerFest on the Bridge

July 29, 2015
A town in Ionia will host a beer festival Saturday. Read More

Dutch-themed brewery opens

July 29, 2015
The lakeshore has another brewery. Read More

Glamping resort opens in northern Michigan

Concept includes safari tents, vintage RVs, and themes that could cost $1,000 per night.

July 24, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) If your idea of camping involves more than a tent and the cold, hard ground, a new “glamping” resort that opened earlier this year in northern Michigan might be right for you. Read More

City’s venues attract name performers, throngs of visitors

Collaborative effort ensures varied entertainment options thrive.

July 24, 2015
A collaborative effort put forth by the entire city is the main reason Van Andel Arena, DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall frequently rank well ahead of similar venues in other cities. Read More

Conference center expands

Crossroads nearly doubles the size of its meeting space.

July 24, 2015
There’s now more space for corporate events, weddings and other events in Grand Rapids. Read More

Inside Track: Crafting a long and successful career

Establishing the North American office of Create and Craft has been a whirlwind of activity for Ray Shelgosh, with more in store.

July 24, 2015
Ray Shelgosh thought a light sweater would be all he would need for a quick mid-April interview in Grand Rapids. Read More

Radio station produces Taste of Grand Rapids

July 23, 2015
A radio station is hosting a food festival this weekend. Read More

ArtPrize awards curator grants

July 10, 2015
A major art event has selected its recipients for $40,000 in grants. Read More