Outdoor market shatters expectations

Fewer than two full weeks into its 26-day run, West Michigan’s largest traditional European Christmas market is proving to be quite the success story. 

Fall festivals far and near

The first bout of fall weather provides the perfect excuse to dig those barn boots out of the closet, don that new flannel, and head out to country...
Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival chef kitchen

Celebrating International Food & Beverages

A festival that celebrates the international food and beverage industry will return to DeVos Place Nov. 16-18.

Celebrations a-plenty this September

While ArtPrize promises to keep residents and visitors highly engaged over the next two weeks, a number of other exciting community events are on the City of Grand Rapids calendar.

Festival welcomes FLITE

Confluence festival, now in its third year, announced that this year’s festival will include a new focus on aviation.

Robotics, esports expanded in Confluence

Confluence, a free festival that connects the worlds of art, music, science, and technology through programs and shared experiences, has announced plans to expand its esports and robotics programming.

Dance two nights away!

The Grand Rapids Ballet is inviting the West Michigan community to its second annual Summer Dance Festival Aug. 25 and 26.
Metro Cruise Warm Up

Cascade to jump-start annual auto show

Classic car lovers can get a sneak peak Thursday in Cascade of what's in store for the upcoming annual 28th Street Metro Cruise.

Confluence meanders to Rosa Parks Circle

Confluence Festival returns to Grand Rapids, Michigan on September 22-23, bringing together thousands of attendees to explore innovation and creativity.