Items Tagged with 'Downtown Market'


Downtown Market hires director

June 13, 2019
The Grand Rapids Downtown Market has named a new director to its team. Read More

Sushi caterer rolls with purpose

Kentwood business focuses on hiring and giving back to Burmese refugees and orphans.

May 31, 2019
After earning a pre-social work degree, Bawi Sung felt whatever career she found next should center on helping her fellow Burmese orphans and refugees. Read More

Makers gathering for Made in Michigan marketplace

May 21, 2019
More than 50 vendors will sell wares made in the Mitten State at an upcoming maker fair downtown. Read More

Study shows $85M Downtown Market impact

Primary visitors spent $6.6M, with 52% coming outside Kent County.

April 26, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) A new study shows the Grand Rapids Downtown Market has an overall economic impact of $85 million and produces and supports 764 jobs Read More

Salad restaurant coming to Downtown Market

January 18, 2019
The owners of a chopped salad restaurant based in a Grand Rapids suburb are opening a second location. Read More

Downtown Market serving up Spicy Saturday

January 8, 2019
The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is planning a day-long event featuring spicy specials from vendors and restaurants. Read More

Partners launching food industry networking group

January 1, 2019
The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is partnering with several organizations on a new endeavor meant to strengthen the region’s food system. Read More

Downtown Market vendor expands into chocolates

November 28, 2018
The owner of an ice cream shop at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market has expanded his business to include chocolates and confections. Read More

Fried-chicken restaurant opening at Downtown Market

October 25, 2018
The brothers behind a Thai eatery are opening a fried-chicken restaurant at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market. Read More

Brothers plan fried-chicken restaurant at Downtown Market

August 30, 2018
The owners of a Thai food place plan to open a fried-chicken restaurant in the Grand Rapids Downtown Market this fall. Read More