Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


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

Hospitality industry names WAVE Award winners

November 20, 2017
Experience Grand Rapids and the Kent County Hospitality Association have named the winners of the 10th-annual WAVE Awards. Read More

Ford airport hires COO

November 20, 2017
Gerald R. Ford International Airport has named its new chief operating officer. 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

Holland property ranks among top five Marriott hotels

Initial success of Courtyard by Marriott in downtown is boosted by city redevelopment.

November 10, 2017
The performance of Holland’s third and newest downtown hotel has landed its general manager on a list of “30 GMs to Watch” and rocketed the location to the top echelon of Marriott hotels by guest satisfaction. 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

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

Downtown restaurant hires head chef

November 6, 2017
A hotel restaurant downtown has named a new head chef. Read More

Holland airport’s impact is soaring

West Michigan Regional Airport pumps $164 million into the surrounding community.

November 3, 2017
Holland aviator Gradus Geurink created a small grass runway for private planes in 1942. After 75 years, that small venture, now the West Michigan Regional Airport, has an estimated $164 million impact to Holland and Zeeland area. Read More