Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


LaughFest mixing health and humor

February 22, 2017
A local 10-day comedy festival is producing a slew of events tied together by the theme “For the Health of It.” Read More

Filmmaker signs distribution deal

February 21, 2017
A film shot and produced in Grand Rapids is now available to global audiences. Read More

Meijer Gardens reveals three summer concerts

February 20, 2017
Organizers of a local amphitheater summer concert series have revealed three initial acts. Read More

Jukebox maker acquires UK company

February 17, 2017
A local provider of music and video entertainment options to bars and restaurants has acquired a U.K. jukebox maker. Read More

Tribe makes nearly $7M in revenue-sharing payments

February 17, 2017
A tribe in the region has distributed millions in revenue-sharing payments to the state and local governments. Read More

'Fowling' business plans shopping center location

February 8, 2017
A cross between football and bowling could be making its way to the area. Read More

Co-owners sell production studio

February 7, 2017
A provider of lighting, grip and camera support equipment for the film industry has purchased a local production studio. Read More

Chasing dreams fuels music school’s growth

Triumph Music Academy expands offerings, harnesses Skype, Facebook, YouTube to teach lessons.

February 3, 2017
James Forrest Hughes poured out his blood, sweat and tears to start Triumph Music Academy in 2011. Literally. Read More

Movie theater closing doors

February 2, 2017
A movie theater in the region featuring more than 30 draft beers has announced it will close. Read More

Downtown venues rank among tops in world

February 1, 2017
A pair of downtown venues rank among the tops in the world and U.S. for ticket sales in 2016. Read More