Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


ArtPrize awards artist grants

July 7, 2015
A local foundation has funded $50,000 in seed grants for an international art competition. Read More

LPGA tournament awards sponsor exemptions

July 6, 2015
Two collegiate golfers have qualified for a local LPGA tournament being played later this month. 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

State approves Kent County airport authority

July 1, 2015
| By AP
A bill signed by Gov. Rick Snyder is letting Kent County move forward with creating a regional airport authority to run Gerald R. Ford International Airport. 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

State names acting VP for 'Pure Michigan'

June 26, 2015
The vice president at Travel Michigan has resigned after six months into the role, and the organization has named an acting VP. Read More

Ford airport adds destination

June 23, 2015
Gerald R. Ford International Airport has announced that one of its low-cost carriers is re-introducing non-stop service to a U.S. destination on a seasonal basis. 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

Michigan Summer Games maps venues

June 22, 2015
Venues across West Michigan will host events as part of the Michigan Summer Games. Read More