Items Tagged with 'Arena District'


Barbecue restaurant coming to downtown

December 6, 2019
Downtown Grand Rapids’ Arena District soon will be welcoming a new barbecue restaurant. Read More

ArtPrize is springboard to restaurants' busy season

Arena District enjoys 20 to 40 percent boost during event’s run.

September 19, 2014
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) With nearly 400,000 more people spending time in downtown Grand Rapids than normal, ArtPrize is a boon to area hotels, restaurants and bars. Read More

$5.5M project looks to transform Arena District building

August 27, 2014
A building located in downtown Grand Rapids’ Arena District is about to undergo a major transformation that will make it a class-A space. Read More

Arena District throws French party

July 17, 2014
The Arena District is hosting a French-themed party tonight. Read More

Shootings put Arena District on edge

BarFly Ventures meeting with police and DGRI results in increased patrols.

June 20, 2014
The most prominent bar owner in the trendy Arena District in downtown Grand Rapids is putting pressure on police and DGRI, the city’s downtown business support organization, to prevent street violence from continuing amid the nightlife crowds there. Read More

Downtown throws fiesta

May 15, 2014
The Arena District is hosting a fiesta on Saturday. Read More

Irish Culture Club dances downtown

March 11, 2014
The Arena District is celebrating Irish heritage downtown on Tuesday night, days before St. Patrick’s Day. Read More

Asian Culture Club greets downtown

February 4, 2014
The Asian Culture Club is bringing some of the East downtown this Thursday. Read More

Griffins light lamp on Wednesday hockey night

December 11, 2013
After getting off to its best start in franchise history this season, the Grand Rapids Griffins begin another season tonight. Read More

Arena District presents Taste of Italy

June 18, 2013
Grand Rapids' Arena District is presenting A Taste of Italy tonight, beginning at 6 p.m. in The Ballroom at CityFlatsHotel. Read More