Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


Hospitality industry honors WAVE winners

December 1, 2016
Several local hospitality professionals have been recognized for providing outstanding customer service. Read More

Ford airport names president and CEO

November 30, 2016
Gerald R. Ford International Airport has named its new president and CEO. Read More

Tourism exec wins national award

November 30, 2016
A tourism exec in town is considered one of the top twenty-something professionals in the country by an industry association. Read More

20 Monroe Live hosts job fair

November 28, 2016
A downtown entertainment venue opening this winter will host a job fair to fill open positions. Read More

Chamber names Small Business Person of the Year

November 25, 2016
A chamber of commerce in the region has selected the owner of a trucking and warehousing company as its Small Business Person of the Year. Read More

Arena still rockin’ after 20 years

Unique nightlife experience fuels Van Andel’s success, according to venue’s regional general manager.

November 18, 2016
More than 20 years ago, a group of Grand Rapids visionaries with deep pockets and a love for their city set out to change the downtown landscape. Read More

Civic agency calls for vote on Movies in the Park

November 16, 2016
The polls are back open. Read More

20 Monroe Live reveals lineup of concerts

November 14, 2016
A downtown entertainment venue opening this winter has revealed its first lineup of concerts. Read More

Hotel use rate grows

Grand Rapids may have to add additional event and meeting space to compete with larger cities.

November 11, 2016
Following six straight years of growth, Kent County might be nearing its ceiling in terms of hotel occupancy with the current room supply and attractions. Read More

City approves 40-story highrise downtown

November 9, 2016
A 40-story highrise project downtown has been approved by the city. Read More