Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


Grand Awards spotlighting theater scene

October 17, 2018
The Grand Awards will celebrate the “best of the Grand Rapids theater community” this weekend. Read More

ArtPrize names winners

October 8, 2018
The winners of ArtPrize 10 have been crowned. Read More

Venues, individuals heighten security measures

National shootings, home invasions cause re-evaluation of safety protocols.

October 5, 2018
Local venues are taking security measures seriously. Read More

Kendall College of Art and Design marks 90 years

School has helped form arts and culture into a ‘key aspect’ of the region.

October 5, 2018
True to its name, the Kendall College of Art and Design has trained generations of art and design professionals, playing a major role in shaping those sectors in the region. Read More

Business Journal publishes '40 Under 40'

October 5, 2018
The Business Journal’s October 9th issue features a special supplement — “40 Under 40” — which can also be viewed online. Read More

Business Journal names 40 Under 40 class

October 3, 2018
The Grand Rapids Business Journal will honor 40 of the region’s top young professionals tomorrow. Read More

ArtPrize names top 20 public vote finalists

October 1, 2018
After viewing more than 1,200 pieces of art, the people have selected 20 finalists for ArtPrize 10’s public vote grand prize. Read More

Downtown's Blue Bridge staging Music Fest

September 27, 2018
The Blue Bridge Music Fest is returning to ArtPrize this week. Read More

ArtPrize names top 20 juried finalists

September 25, 2018
A group of jurors have picked 20 finalists for ArtPrize 10’s juried grand prize. Read More

ArtPrize offers opportunity for self-reflection

Girls from Ottawa County court’s Lighthouse Treatment Program create sculpture to express emotions.

September 21, 2018
Artists from around the world are in Grand Rapids to compete in ArtPrize 10 for a chance to win more than $500,000, and one group of girls is using the 19-day event to publicly express hidden emotions. Read More