Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


Hospitality industry names WAVE winners

December 4, 2019
The winners of annual awards in the Kent County hospitality industry have been announced. Read More

Hotelier appoints regional general manager

December 4, 2019
A local hotel company has created a new leadership position in charge of several hotels in the city. Read More

Auto museum adding $5M exhibit

December 2, 2019
| By AP
A museum in the region that boasts the largest vintage automobile collection in North America plans to open a new building to display muscle cars. Read More

LaughFest adds to event lineup

November 19, 2019
The lineup for an annual festival celebrating laughter in Grand Rapids is coming into focus. Read More

Embassy Suites makes its mark in Monroe North

Less than a year after opening, hotel wins Best New Construction award from Neighborhood Business Alliance.

November 15, 2019
Less than a year after opening, one hotel has seized the interest of a business association. Read More

Downtown hosting Wine, Beer & Food Festival

November 13, 2019
It’s almost time for the Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival. Read More

Cocktail Week GR is kicking off

November 12, 2019
Local distilleries and their spirits soon will be featured across the city. Read More

Inside Track: Landing on an aviation career

New airport CEO Torrance Richardson’s interest in airplanes started as child attending airshows.

November 8, 2019
Torrance Richardson said he always knew he wanted to work in an industry related to airplanes. His father worked on avionics equipment while in the U.S. Navy, and Richardson grew up attending airshows. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony renews contract with music director

November 6, 2019
The music director at the Grand Rapids Symphony is staying. Read More

Museum hires VP of HR

November 5, 2019
There’s a new executive at a downtown museum. Read More