dog at Downtown Market Yappy Hour

Bring Your Dog to Yappy Hour

The dog days of summer are here, and it’s time for puppy-filled lunch breaks.
Ladies Literary Club building downtown Grand Rapids

Historic Downtown Building Becoming Event Space

A historic building downtown is being transformed into an event space.
Rainbow Road street mural Grand Rapids Pride Month

Artist Reveals ‘Rainbow Road’ Street Mural Downtown

A rainbow of colors now covers a street in downtown Grand Rapids.
Macatawa Golf Club clubhouse

Golf Club Re-opens

A West Michigan golf club is back in play.
Club Pilates class

Pilates Studio Stretches into Grand Rapids

There’s a new Pilates studio at a major shopping center in town.
The Fields glamping room tent South Haven

Go ‘Luxury’ Glamping on a 30-acre Property

A new site for "luxury" glamping is about to open in West Michigan.
Meijer State Games of Michigan Summer Games archery

Summer Games Racing to Opening Ceremony

The Summer Games across West Michigan are back.
2018 Meijer LPGA Classic champion So Yeon Ryu

LPGA Tournament Teeing Off

A major golf tournament is set to start this week.
Rock the Block concert stage crowd

Rock the Block in Madison Square

A block party in town this weekend will feature local music, art and food vendors.
JAFAX figurines toys

JAFAX is All About Anime and Manga

Previously an obscure subculture, Japanese graphic novels, known as manga, and their on-screen counterparts, anime, have exploded into an international phenomenon, and the wave is sweeping over Grand Rapids.
Break Room Therapy

Let It All out in the ‘Break Room’

A new kind of “break room” is coming to a Grand Rapids suburb.
kids at city of Grand Rapids pool

Grand Rapids Kicks Off Pool and Splash Pad Season

It’s time to go swimming in the city.
Black River Barn exterior rendering

Siblings Building ‘Rustic’ Event Space

A new “barn-style” event space is coming to the lakeshore.
Downtown Market Made in MI Pop-Up Marketplace

Makers are Gathering for the Made in MI Marketplace

More than 50 vendors will sell wares made in the Mitten State at an upcoming maker fair downtown.
ForeShore Adventure Run

Can You Complete an Obstacle Course on a Beach?

Now’s your chance to run a 5k obstacle course along Lake Michigan.
flowers Pulp & Stem Downtown Market

Downtown Market Hosting Plants, Pots & Petals

Plant lovers are invited to swing by an outdoor market this weekend to help kick off the summer gardening season.
Calder Plaza parklet rendering

Calder Plaza is Adding a Parklet

More parklets are popping up around downtown, and a new concept is coming to Calder Plaza.
Creston Days Car Show neighorhood

The Creston Neighborhood is Running a Crowdfunding Campaign

Grand Rapids' Creston neighborhood has launched a beautification crowdfunding campaign.
REI Seattle store interior footwear section

REI Opening Store on 28th Street

The first West Michigan store by the outdoor retailer REI is opening on 28th Street.
The High Five event space partial interior

New Event Space Opens Downtown

A former roller rink downtown has been transformed into an event space.




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