Items Tagged with 'Amway Grand Plaza'


'Balcony' bar opens downtown

October 24, 2019
There's a new "retro-themed" bar in downtown Grand Rapids.  Read More

Downtown restaurant closing for 1 year

February 25, 2019
A restaurant at a downtown hotel is suspending its operations until spring 2020. Read More

Hotel occupancy rates continue gradual rise

Experience GR credits downtown skywalk, more nonstop flights for increasing percentage in Kent County.

November 9, 2018
The hotel occupancy rate in Kent County has been increasing slowly in recent years. Read More

Amway Grand Plaza plans $40M renovation

August 28, 2018
A key piece of Grand Rapids’ skyline is getting a new look. Read More

Midwest Tandem Rally powers $614K impact

August 27, 2018
Tandem cyclists from across the country will be cruising through West Michigan this weekend. Read More

National judo event pulls $782K into economy

July 4, 2018
Downtown is hosting a national judo competition this weekend. Read More

Downtown hosting Governor's Conference on Tourism

March 23, 2018
A Michigan tourism conference is coming to downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Downtown restaurants hire executive chef

February 9, 2018
A pair of restaurants at a downtown hotel have a new executive chef. Read More

John Ball Zoo showing 'best practices' to industry

October 13, 2017
Employees from more than 50 North American zoos and aquariums are visiting Grand Rapids for an annual conference. Read More

Downtown hotel opens cocktail lounge and breakfast buffet

September 28, 2017
A hotel in downtown Grand Rapids has opened a new “culinary destination.” Read More