Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


Feds award Ford airport $18.7M for project

June 15, 2018
Gerald R. Ford International Airport has been awarded $18.7 million from the federal government for a major construction project. Read More

College sells 82-acre lodge property

June 14, 2018
A college has sold a long unused hotel and conference center property in the region. Read More

Taste of Muskegon serving 'best' of the city

June 14, 2018
A festival showcasing restaurants from the Muskegon area is taking place this weekend. Read More

National weightlifting event pushes $739K into economy

June 12, 2018
Downtown is hosting a national weightlifting event this week. Read More

Firm opening $4M suburban hotel

June 4, 2018
A new $4-million hotel is opening in a Grand Rapids suburb. Read More

LPGA tournament teeing off

June 4, 2018
The Meijer LPGA Classic is starting today. Read More

State Games’ impact expected to hit $4M

Olympic-style event will feature 39 sports at 50 venues in West Michigan.

June 1, 2018
In less than three weeks, the cauldron will be lit, signifying the start of one of the largest sporting events in the state of Michigan. Read More

Clean fuel pumps $18.8B into state’s economy

Clean Fuels Michigan report states clean mobility sector contributes over 69,000 direct and indirect jobs.

June 1, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) A statewide report on clean fuel technology in automobiles said the “clean mobility” sector contributes $18.8 billion to the Michigan economy each year, generating over $700 million in state and local taxes. Read More

Downtown hosting Asian-Pacific Festival

May 31, 2018
A festival celebrating Asian culture is returning to downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Firm building $43M Hilton brand hotel downtown

May 31, 2018
Construction on a new $43-million hotel in downtown Grand Rapids is beginning this week. Read More