Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


Meijer Gardens acquires sculpture by Korean artist

August 27, 2015
A major sculpture work has found a home in Grand Rapids. Read More

Global brands present at ArtPrize

August 26, 2015
Major sponsors will be affiliated with ArtPrize next month. Read More

Ford airport adds covered parking spaces

August 24, 2015
An additional 645 covered parking spaces are now available on the fourth floor of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport parking garage. Read More

Startup launches app for booking nearby adventures

August 24, 2015
A new mobile application is bringing affordable adventures in Michigan to the fingertips of outdoor enthusiasts. Read More

Sports commission builds area’s athletic profile

Art Van Sports Complex, NCAA championships boost tourism economy.

August 21, 2015
With the West Michigan Sports Commission’s inaugural Gridiron Classic this week, the organization’s summer is nearing an end. Read More

Grand Rapids ranks as 'Top 10' minor league sports market

August 18, 2015
Grand Rapids is rising in the world of sports. Read More

StampShow sticks thousands downtown

August 18, 2015
Passionate philatelists are coming to town. Read More

Wolfgang Puck restaurants ready for opening

August 12, 2015
The Kitchen and The Kitchen Counter by Wolfgang Puck, the newest culinary concepts from the award-winning chef, are preparing for their opening in the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel. Read More

Ford airport adds destination

August 11, 2015
Strong demand has led a low-cost air carrier to resume non-stop flights between Gerald R. Ford International Airport and a destination in the Southeast U.S. Read More

Restaurant Week serves farm-to-table specials

August 10, 2015
West Michigan farms are flush with produce right now, and more than 60 local restaurants will take advantage of the bounty to create new menu items for this year’s Restaurant Week. Read More