Items Tagged with 'Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park'


Meijer Gardens projects taking shape

Padnos Families Rooftop Sculpture Garden opened earlier this month, Outdoor Picnic Pavilion to be ready this fall.

May 24, 2019
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park guests may need a calendar to keep track of the completion of each facility that currently is under construction. Read More

Business Journal’s Newsmakers event rescheduled

January 29, 2019
Deteriorating weather conditions across West Michigan have forced the Grand Rapids Business Journal to reschedule its annual Newsmakers of the Year event, originally set for 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30. Read More

Team effort puts county on track for recycling goals

DPW, entertainment venues establish programs to divert trash from landfills.

November 23, 2018
The amount of waste entering Kent County landfills has increased, but that may change. Read More

Nonprofit completing $4.2M project little by little

David’s House Ministries building six new group homes for adults with special needs.

August 24, 2018
When the opportunity came to lead a nonprofit dedicated to caring for adults with special needs, Casey Kuperus decided to leave his for-profit job in May to take the role. Read More

What difference does a year make? Ask the GRBJ Newsmakers

December 22, 2017
Grand Rapids Business Journal has published well more than 2,500 stories in 2017, each focused on reporting in more than 30 business sectors, all of them local and regional. Read More

Meijer Gardens opens Rodin exhibit for ArtPrize

September 19, 2017
An exhibit featuring works by Rodin and 17 contemporary figurative sculptors has opened at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park as part of ArtPrize. Read More

Local businesses strike Pokémon gold

Game blending digital and real worlds comes with promise — and pitfalls.

July 22, 2016
Pokémon Go? Yes, as a business community we have to talk about it, because — well, believe it or not, it’s making local businesses money. Read More

A love story earns top Newsmaker honors

Fred and Lena Meijer’s vision makes West Michigan a destination.

January 29, 2016
Standing before a sold-out audience on the very site being honored, David Hooker told a love story. Read More

Meijer Gardens produces chrysanthemum exhibit

September 25, 2015
One flower is taking over Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Read More

Meijer Gardens secures place in global arts scene during 20th year

Japanese garden and one-of-a-kind installations lead to record attendance.

September 18, 2015
The 20th anniversary season of Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has seen it all — and so have more than 720,000 visitors. Read More