Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


Feds award $3.3M to airport

August 4, 2015
| By AP
An airport in the region is getting a federal grant worth roughly $3.3 million to help with projects. Read More

UN calls on Grand Rapids for Conference of the Americas

August 3, 2015
Grand Rapids will host a global conference on sustainable development that will bring leaders from six countries to the city. Read More

Isn’t she Grand?

July 31, 2015
A Michigan landmark has been named one of the top resorts in the world. Read More

Exec acquires travel agency

July 30, 2015
A nearly 40-year-old travel agency in Spring Lake lives on, just with a different name. Read More

City produces BeerFest on the Bridge

July 29, 2015
A town in Ionia will host a beer festival Saturday. Read More

Tesla plugs in 'supercharger' station

July 27, 2015
The lack of Tesla Motors charging stations in the Grand Rapids region is about to change. Read More

Glamping resort opens in northern Michigan

Concept includes safari tents, vintage RVs, and themes that could cost $1,000 per night.

July 24, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) If your idea of camping involves more than a tent and the cold, hard ground, a new “glamping” resort that opened earlier this year in northern Michigan might be right for you. Read More

Quite an experience

Could ‘disruptive’ ideas make Grand Rapids the next Austin?

July 24, 2015
With one great disruptive idea, could Grand Rapids be the next Austin? Read More

City’s venues attract name performers, throngs of visitors

Collaborative effort ensures varied entertainment options thrive.

July 24, 2015
A collaborative effort put forth by the entire city is the main reason Van Andel Arena, DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall frequently rank well ahead of similar venues in other cities. Read More

Conference center expands

Crossroads nearly doubles the size of its meeting space.

July 24, 2015
There’s now more space for corporate events, weddings and other events in Grand Rapids. Read More