GR{KNOW} | 21 New{er} Local Eats + Sips

What’s for dinner? In a city like Grand Rapids you’d think that would be an easy decision. There’s no doubt that the Grand Rapids restaurant scene has been booming over the past few years. With new local eats popping up on a weekly basis you may feel overwhelmed. Today, we’re answering that everyday question {and our most frequently asked} by […]

#RaiseAGlass For ANOTHER Sold Out Weekend

Wine lovers in Grand Rapids will not want to miss out on the Raise a Glass Wine Tour. It is an upscale exclusive experience that gives guests the opportunity to have a taste or culture and conversation through wine and food. Find out why you will want to add a Raise a Glass Wine Tour to your local bucket list. […]

Insider Look: Hello Summer at the Hendrik

    We’ve been living it up at The Hendrik on the West Side since January and have had our eye on the rooftop space ever since! Last month, we hosted our first event at this prime location with Rockford Property Management! Learn more about how we kicked off summer with The Hendrik… Location | The Hendrik | 625 Bridge […]

5 Reasons to Attend Barley, BBQ & Beats

The Barley, BBQ and Beats event is coming to Grand Rapids! This will be a great opportunity to have fun with likeminded members of the community while supporting a good cause. The event will be held on Saturday, May 11 at DeVos Place and tickets are just $40 or $45 at the door. Read on to find out five reasons […]

Local 741 Under New Ownership – Iron Well Bar to Open Soon

Grand Rapids is a city that is thriving, growing and shifting. An upcoming transition locals can look forward to will be taking place at the Local 741. New ownership has been announced at this location, by James Matthews, with its new identity as the Iron Well – a neighborhood bar that’s ‘a little bit country, a little bit rock n’ roll’. […]

Studio Park Announces First Five Retailers and Restaurants

The highly anticipated Studio Park is underway and we have been keeping our eyes peeled on the progress. This downtown development promises to beautify Grand Rapids, while introducing a unique way to bring entertainment to the community. The space is proud to announce the first five major retailers and restaurants that will take residence in the 62,500 square foot lot. […]

New Hotel Mertens Bakery Now Open

After much anticipation, the New Hotel Mertens Bakery opened its doors on April 15 at 6 AM. It is located on the ground floor of the New Mertens Hotel at 35 Oakes St. SW on the corner of Oakes and Commerce. Find out what you can expect when you visit!  The bakery is currently offering full kitchen service from 6 AM to […]