Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


Auctioneer sells putt-putt course assets

July 6, 2015
If you ever wanted to take something home from a putt-putt course, now’s your chance. Read More

Casino reports data breach

July 6, 2015
A casino in the region is investigating a data breach that may have affected tens of thousands of people. Read More

Hoping to hit all the high notes

Opera Grand Rapids hopes a condensed schedule and intimate venues will grow audiences.

July 3, 2015
Hundreds of years ago, opera was the main form of entertainment for many populations across the globe. Read More

Gun Lake Casino wins in federal court

July 3, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) David Patchak, the former Wayland Township trustee who has been waging a personal court battle against Gun Lake Casino since 2008, has lost in federal court again. Read More

Video: Software maker develops virtual reality fireworks app

July 3, 2015
A software maker has developed a virtual reality experience for creating, controlling and watching fireworks. Read More

Billboards paint Grand Rapids as art city

June 29, 2015
Five local artists have been given the opportunity to celebrate Grand Rapids with billboards that will be featured along Michigan highways this summer. Read More

ArtPrize reveals entries and venues

June 23, 2015
Grand Rapids’ international art competition has announced its entries and venues for 2015. Read More

Radio jock is jock of a different sort, too

Shelley Irwin is headed to Sweden with Team USA for triathlon championships.

June 19, 2015
Six years ago, Shelley Irwin developed plantar fasciitis in her foot. Read More

GRAM names COO

June 18, 2015
A man with more than 30 years of nonprofit and for-profit experience in the art industry is the new chief operating officer at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. Read More

Q&A: Miranda Krajniak

June 16, 2015
Miranda Krajniak is the executive director of the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, whose mission is to build the creative community in West Michigan. Read More