Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


University spending $5.7M to remodel church into radio station

October 17, 2019
A university is remodeling a former church to house the operations of its radio program. Read More

Casino plans $100M expansion

October 16, 2019
A casino in the area has unveiled plans for a major expansion. Read More

Commission suspends Van Andel Arena's liquor license

October 15, 2019
Van Andel Arena’s liquor license has been temporarily suspended. Read More

Philanthropist donates downtown sculpture

October 15, 2019
A new sculpture downtown depicts the three Grand Rapids women who helped develop the whooping cough vaccine. Read More

Nonprofit hosting happy hour

October 14, 2019
A nonprofit is producing a “creative” happy hour this week. Read More

Movie theater opens downtown

October 3, 2019
The movie theater at Studio Park is officially open. Read More

$160M Studio Park opens downtown

October 2, 2019
Downtown Grand Rapids’ latest attraction now is open to the public. Read More

Holland Home offers ballet classes to residents

‘Moving with Parkinson’s’ aims to improve quality of life on day-to-day basis.

September 27, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Residents at a senior living nonprofit will be putting on their dancing shoes. Read More

Cities join ‘organic parks’ movement

Grand Rapids, East Grand Rapids eliminating synthetic pesticides and fertilizers on six fields through a pilot program.

September 27, 2019
It turns out a whole lot of people care about preventing the further use of pesticides and herbicides in public spaces. Read More

Grand Rapids is the 62nd 'most fun' city in US

September 27, 2019
Grand Rapids is a decently fun place to live, according to a recent report. Read More