Kane Brown to play Van Andel Arena

A renowned country artist is kicking off his “Drunk or Daydreaming” tour in West Michigan.

Zoo to host ‘Koalapalooza’ over Labor Day weekend

Two koalas get a three-day sendoff party as they prepare to leave West Michigan. 

Ford airport to host Runway 5K

Runners and walkers will take to an airport runway next month as part of a unique race event.

Robinette’s reveals ‘Big Apple’ corn maze

A local orchard and winery revealed its fall 2022 corn maze design. 

Allegan zip line expanding at new location

Plans are in the works for a new zipping and soaring experience in Allegan.

Comedy competition gears up for quarterfinals

Local comedy show The Sunday Night Funnies is getting ready to find the winner of its 2022 Kingpin of Comedy competition.

Nitro Circus kicks off Labor Day weekend

America’s Got Talent Extreme’s Nitro Circus is making a stop in Grand Rapids as part of the group’s North American tour.

VR entertainment center debuts pain-management trials

Amped Virtual Reality is branching out, offering free virtual reality pain treatment trials to chronic pain sufferers.

Kentwood to host fundraiser for adaptive programs

Kentwood community members are invited to an annual celebration and fundraiser in support of adaptive recreation programs.

Art show pops up in Grand Haven

An annual art show will feature local artists for a single evening gallery and sale.

Metro Cruise brings classic cars to 28th Street

Classic car enthusiasts will be parking themselves along 28th Street this weekend.

‘Celebrating Billy Joel’ coming to Grand Rapids

A Billy Joel tribute show is coming to downtown in October.

Ballet goes outdoors for new festival

The Grand Rapids Ballet (GRB) is planning a new outdoor summer dance festival for West Michigan. 

West Side Walk to observe ninth year of cancer fundraising

Gilda’s Club is inviting the community to a walk and open house in support of people impacted by cancer.

Charcuterie Challenge to whip up smorgasbord of fun

The Kentwood Farmers Market is challenging contestants to create a winning charcuterie display.

Roller-skating event celebrates Black joy

A free skating event will give families a “last hurrah” before heading back to school. 

ArtRat hosts hip-hop artist for Third Thursdays

A new performing art series will debut at a downtown Grand Rapids art gallery. 

New concerts coming to St. Cecilia

A music center added two new shows to its 2022-23 concert season. 

Salvation Army celebrates 100th year of service

A faith-based nonprofit is celebrating its years of community work since its establishment in 1922. 

Blue Man Group to return to DeVos Performance Hall

A musical comedy group is coming back to Grand Rapids in September. 




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