Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


SMG eyes upgrades for venues

CAA board to vote in June on $4.56M in updates for DeVos Place, DeVos Performance Hall and Van Andel Arena.

April 19, 2019
Upgrades costing an estimated $4.56 million have been proposed for DeVos Place, DeVos Performance Hall and Van Andel Arena in 2020. Read More

Library system eliminates youth fines

April 15, 2019
The Grand Rapids Public Library has eliminated all fines on youth materials. Read More

Meijer Gardens reveals lineup of summer concerts

April 11, 2019
Summer isn’t here yet, but the full lineup for the Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens has been revealed. Read More

Museum hosting On Tap & Uncorked

April 11, 2019
Museumgoers can sample West Michigan food, beer and wine at a special event in the region. Read More

Civic agency releases lineup for Movies on Monroe

April 9, 2019
The lineup for a summer movie series downtown has been revealed. Read More

Theater screening Grand Rapids Latin American Film Festival

April 3, 2019
The Grand Rapids Latin American Film Festival is returning this weekend. Read More

Museum offering Young Women in Science program

March 26, 2019
A downtown museum and corporate foundation are promoting the importance of women in science. Read More

Owner marks one year of board game deliveries

Lakeshore Game Night takes page from movie rental and pizza delivery services.

March 15, 2019
Those who came of age in the 1990s recall the hallmarks of many a Friday night: delivery pizza and VHS movie rentals. Jared Leatzow is channeling those days with his new board game delivery company, Lakeshore Game Night. Read More

Project 1 reveals artists

March 15, 2019
The artists for Project 1 by ArtPrize have been selected. Read More

Opera Grand Rapids hires executive director

March 14, 2019
Opera Grand Rapids is welcoming a new leader home. Read More