The Friesian Gastro Pub Grand Opening Taking Place April 17

The Lord’s Chapel building on the Medical Mile Corridor has been standing vacant for many years. Those who frequent the area will be pleased to know the location has been converted into a cozy, neighborhood eatery called the Friesian Gastro Pub. The restaurant will be celebrating its grand opening on Wednesday, April 17 from 11-11:30 AM with a private event […]

Movies on Monroe 2019 Lineup Announced

Is it really summer in Grand Rapids without the Movies on Monroe film series? Those who look forward to this event every year will be excited to know that the summer lineup has been announced. The series officially kicks off on Friday, June 7 with Beetlejuice and Bohemian Rhapsody. From there, movies will show every other Friday for a total […]

Pop Up Dog Park to Open at 210 Market Ave

It’s National Pet Day and local pet owners will be pleased to know that a new dog park will be opening in the Grand Rapids area. The currently unused 8,000 square foot lot located at 210 Market Ave will be converted into a pop-up dog park. This will be a great way to foster community and provide an opportunity for […]

Target Axe Throwing Now Open in Grand Rapids

What’s your current stress reliever? Meditating, deep breathing, squeezing a stress ball, target axe throwing…wait a minute…target axe throwing?! Yes, it’s a thing and it’s come to Grand Rapids. Find out how you can partake in this new “relaxing” activity. Target Axe Throwing opened in Grand Rapids on the weekend of March 23rd. The facility is located at 3661 Plainfield […]

Cultivate Grand Rapids Happening Saturday April 13

Collaboration is the buzzword and key player in the creative and entrepreneurial process. Local creatives should definitely mark their calendars for Saturday, April 13, 2019. The Cultivate Grand Rapids event will be taking place at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. Cultivate Grand Rapids will give local entrepreneurs the opportunity to connect and work with others. They will learn new ways of […]

Brewery Vivant to Open Sister Location – Broad Leaf Local Beer

Fans of Brewery Vivant rejoice! An expansion is happening with the opening of a ‘weird cousin’ second location called Broad Leaf Local Beer. Here’s a little more about what you can look forward to. Owners Kris and Jason Spaulding explain that Broad Leaf will have a more natural vibe than Brewery Vivant. They will be experimenting with a variety of beers […]

Haute at New Hotel Mertens Announces its Plans for the 2019 Season

New Hotel Mertens is on the pulse of offering new ways for Grand Rapids locals to enjoy the upscale style the establishment has to offer. They are pleased to announce that Haute, their rooftop lounge, will be reopening the first weekend in May. They have just released their new plans for the 2019 season. Here’s what you can look forward […]