Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


Billboard names arena exec worldwide 'power player'

November 21, 2017
Van Andel Arena and its management are garnering attention as among the best in the world. Read More

LaughFest reveals lineup

November 16, 2017
Gilda’s LaughFest has announced the comedians who will headline its next “festival of laughter.” Read More

Downtown museum reports best-ever year

November 10, 2017
A museum in downtown Grand Rapids has broken its attendance record for the third consecutive year. Read More

Casino hires president and COO

November 10, 2017
A casino in the region has named a man with four decades of experience in the gaming and hospitality industries its president and COO. Read More

Movie theater chain opens location

November 7, 2017
An international movie theater chain has opened another cineplex in the region. Read More

Holding company acquires book maker

November 7, 2017
A local holding company has acquired a “high-end” book finishing and fulfillment company in Tennessee. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony screening 'An American in Paris'

November 7, 2017
The Grand Rapids Symphony is performing during screenings of “An American in Paris” this weekend. Read More

Woman loses appeal after falling in theater

November 7, 2017
| By AP
DETROIT — The Michigan appeals court has dropped the curtain on a lawsuit by a woman who said she was ushered to the wrong seat at a theater, fell and hit her head. Read More

Inside Track: Matthews’ message is clear: ‘Live with art’

Grand Valley State University director of galleries and collections approaches 20 years acquiring art for public good.

November 3, 2017
Henry Matthews believes art is not something that should be confined to a gallery; it should inhabit and transform public spaces. Read More

GRAM exhibiting 'Andy Warhol's American Icons'

November 3, 2017
The Grand Rapids Art Museum is bringing the 20th century back. Read More