Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


GRPS rolling out hospitality and tourism academy

October 16, 2018
Grand Rapids Public Schools and several industry partners have developed a new academy focused on hospitality and tourism. Read More

Firm opens 105-room hotel

October 15, 2018
A Michigan hotelier has opened a new 66,332-square-foot hotel in the region. Read More

Michigan races toward vehicle electrification

Five meetings over the past year informed industry leaders of economic opportunities, benefits.

October 12, 2018
More than 70 Michigan organizations convened over the past year to compile recommendations to help get Michigan first to the finish line in the race for vehicle electrification. Read More

River Bank Run signs new title sponsor

October 11, 2018
The River Bank Run has a new name and title sponsor. 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

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

Grand Rapids rolling out autonomous shuttles

September 28, 2018
Grand Rapids has partnered with eight local organizations to roll out the next stage in public transit. Read More

Investor group buys baseball team Up North

September 27, 2018
A group of investors, led by the West Michigan Whitecaps, have purchased the Traverse City Beach Bums and Wuerfel Park. 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