Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


ArtPrize creates ArtPrize Dallas

November 21, 2014
ArtPrize is headed to Texas. Read More

Santa Parade marches downtown

November 21, 2014
Santa is coming to town on Saturday. Read More

Tasting festival expects to draw more than 17,000 downtown

November 14, 2014
Tasting is at the heart of this weekend’s Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer and Food Festival. Read More

Brewery throws b'day party

November 13, 2014
A growing brewery is hosting a day-long party this Saturday to celebrate its second anniversary. Read More

LaughFest names headliners

November 11, 2014
| By AP
The annual festival of laughter in West Michigan has named its headlining acts. Read More

University installs statue of fallen Grand Rapids soldier

November 10, 2014
A neurosurgeon-turned-artist’s donated sculpture is being unveiled on Tuesday morning at a university campus in honor of Veterans Day. Read More

Association names professor Art Educator of the Year

November 7, 2014
A local professor has been named the Art Educator of the Year by a statewide art association. Read More

Video game maker launches 'battle arena' title

November 3, 2014
A video game maker in the region is launching a magical world of digital fantasy and adventure — that’s drawn hundreds of thousands of fans. Read More

Engineers overcome ‘Phantom’ challenges

Major production will require big changes to DeVos Performance Hall.

October 31, 2014
“The Phantom of the Opera” is finally coming to Grand Rapids. The big question is: Will the production fit the space? Read More

Startup develops sensor for instruments

October 29, 2014
A startup is developing a mobile app and sensor that play on the heart strings of musicians and their prized possessions. Read More