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Subatomic

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Saturday, June 30, 2018
Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW
Grand Rapids, 49504 United States
$4 – $5

Subatomic will take viewers on a journey of scientific discovery. In 2012, after a 48-year search and the construction of the world’s largest machine, more than 10,000 physicists celebrated the discovery of the Higgs boson, an elusive subatomic particle crucial to physics and existence itself. Learn more about this important discovery, and how it fits into humanity’s quest for unraveling […]

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The Life of the Mind

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Sunday, January 7, 2018
Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW
Grand Rapids, 49504 United States
Free

The new exhibit, The Life of the Mind, opening Saturday, October 21, tells the story of mental health treatment from the late 18th century through to today. The Life of the Mind explores the evolution of mental health care based on an increase in knowledge of how the brain and mind works and on society’s changing perspectives of mental illnesses. […]

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Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids!

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - Sunday, May 20, 2018
Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW
Grand Rapids, 49504 United States
$7 – $12

Explore the various Mythic Creatures of the world. Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids features models and replicas of preserved specimens as well as cast fossils of prehistoric animals to investigate how they could have, through misidentification, speculation, fear, or imagination, inspired the development of some legendary creatures.

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Culture Kingdom Live with Culture Queen – Yankee Clipper Branch

Thursday, January 1, 1970 @ 12:00 am - Wednesday, July 18, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Grand Rapids Public Library Yankee Clipper Branch, 2025 Leonard St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49505 United States
Free

With just a spoonful of magic and ancient wisdom, Culture Queen helps you discover your own royalty and connect with your culture through self-affirming songs, rich storytelling, and body-positive dance. Bright melodies and uplifting lyrics will have you and your royal children cutting a rug and boogieing down as you proudly proclaim, "I like the me I see!" Tuesday, July […]

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Adult Workshop: Screenprinting with Stencils

Thursday, January 1, 1970 @ 12:00 am - Sunday, October 14, 2018 @ 3:30 pm
Grand Rapids Art Museum, 101 Monroe Center Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

$30, GRAM members receive 20% off Screenprinting is a fun and creative way to transform a variety of materials. Review the screenprinting basics, from selecting the best tools for your project and mixing ink, to registration techniques and color layering. Create your own stencils and explore a wide range of design possibilities. No experience is necessary—just an open mind and […]

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Orchid Show

Friday, January 27, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - Sunday, January 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 E Beltline Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525 United States
Free

Escape the cold and surround yourself with beautiful tropical orchids in the Grand Room. See orchid blooms as small as a mosquito and blooms with petals extending 10 inches or more. Use your imagination to discover how the moth orchid, slipper orchid, and dancing lady orchid got their names. Attend a free talk by experienced orchid growers and discover the […]

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Farmers Market

Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 9:00 am - Friday, December 1, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
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Every Friday
Saugatuck Center for the Arts, 400 Culver Street
Saugatuck, MI 49453 United States
Free

This year we’re bringing you the cream-of-the-crop to create an artisan market experience that only West Michigan could offer.  You’ll find an eclectic mix of fresh produce, baked goods, and hand-crafted gifts.  Rain or shine, we welcome you to join us at the Friday Farmers Market! - See more at: http://www.sc4a.org/Happenings/SCA-Farmer-s-Market.aspx#sthash.XECduSbA.dpuf

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Farmers Market

Friday, August 4, 2017 @ 9:00 am - Friday, December 8, 2017 @ 3:00 pm
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Every Friday
Saugatuck Center for the Arts, 400 Culver Street
Saugatuck, MI 49453 United States
Free

This year we’re bringing you the cream-of-the-crop to create an artisan market experience that only West Michigan could offer.  You’ll find an eclectic mix of fresh produce, baked goods, and hand-crafted gifts.  Rain or shine, we welcome you to join us at the Friday Farmers Market! - See more at: http://www.sc4a.org/Happenings/SCA-Farmer-s-Market.aspx#sthash.XECduSbA.dpuf

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Farmers Market

Friday, September 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am - Friday, January 12, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
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Every Friday
Saugatuck Center for the Arts, 400 Culver Street
Saugatuck, MI 49453 United States
Free

This year we’re bringing you the cream-of-the-crop to create an artisan market experience that only West Michigan could offer.  You’ll find an eclectic mix of fresh produce, baked goods, and hand-crafted gifts.  Rain or shine, we welcome you to join us at the Friday Farmers Market! - See more at: http://www.sc4a.org/Happenings/SCA-Farmer-s-Market.aspx#sthash.XECduSbA.dpuf

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Rodin and the Contemporary Figurative Tradition

Friday, September 15, 2017 @ 9:00 am - Sunday, January 7, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 E Beltline Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525 United States
$2 – $65

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) was among the most revolutionary figurative artists in history. Coinciding with the centenary of his death and his universal recognition as the most avant-garde sculptor of his age, this exhibition examines his relevance and vibrancy among Contemporary figurative sculptors. The exhibition will feature loans of Rodin's artwork as well as artwork from current figurative sculptors.

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Brew Yoga Get Bent w/Kate!

Sunday, October 1, 2017 @ 11:00 am - Sunday, December 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Elk Brewing: Grand Rapids, 700 Wealthy St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States
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Meet Up Mule & Mimosa Monday

Monday, October 9, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - Monday, December 18, 2017 @ 11:00 pm
Blue Water, 5180 Northland Dr NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525 United States

Meet up with friends for $5 mules or $5 mimosas Mule Choices: $5 each London peach mule kentucky mule moscow mule michigan mule lavender mule Mimosa Choices: $5 each BWG mimosa blackberry mimosa strawberry mimosa white peach mimosa cranberry mimosa

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Double Date Night

Friday, October 13, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 11:00 pm
The Melting Pot, 2090 Celebration Dr NE, Ste 130
Grand Rapids, MI 49525 United States

We will make it easy to reconnect with old friends, neighbors or family with our Double Date Night! Two couples or four friends can enjoy a 3 course dinner for only $99.99. A minimum party of 4 people is required, and each additional person will be $25 (excludes tax & gratuity). Reservations are Required.

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LowellArts Holiday Artists Market

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am - Saturday, December 23, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 23, 2017

LowellArts!, 223 West Main St.
Lowell, MI , 49331 United States
Free

November 7 – December 23 At LowellArts, 223 W Main St, Lowell, MI 49331 The annual LowellArts Holiday Artists Market features artwork by over 50 area artists. Artwork and other handmade items by Michigan artists will be available for purchase during the gift-giving season. Gift items include: pottery, paintings, photography, jewelry, textiles, glasswork, handbags, woodwork, metalwork, wreaths, basketry, ornaments, candles, […]

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Live Trivia Night!

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - Wednesday, December 27, 2017 @ 10:00 pm
JD Reardon’s, 940 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

Live Trivia every Wednesday night with Rob from Sporcle. Games start at 8pm and 9pm. Michigan draft beer and well drink specials throughout. Free to play with prizes for first and second place winners of each game. Gather up all your smarty-pants friends and get down to JD Reardon's for some great hump day fun.

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The Reel Deal – Discuss the Best Films of 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 @ 10:00 am - Tuesday, November 28, 2017 @ 11:00 pm
Samaritas Senior Living of Grand Rapids, 2000 32nd St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508 United States

Things are not just black and white these days. From animation, to adventure, to action these components are crucial in order to make a great movie. Learn and discuss what movies were the best this year on November 14, 21 and 28. Taught by Ian MacNeil.

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Decorate the Downtown Pots with Gingerbread Cookies!

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
Sparta Chamber of Commerce, 156 East Division Street
Sparta, MI 49345 United States

The Sparta Chamber of Commerce would like your help decorating downtown by adding to our Candyland Christmas! We are offering you a chance to decorate a ready made 20" to 24" gingerbread man or gingerbread house to add to our candy filled pots. These giant metal yard art cookies will come to you already baked in gingerbread brown paint and […]

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No Problem Training Series

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - Tuesday, May 8, 2018 @ 8:00 pm
Perrin Brewing Company, 5910 Comstock Park Dr NW
Comstock Park, MI 49321 United States

Training for the Fifth Third River Bank Run 2018 starts now! Join the No Problems Training Series this season with Perrin Brewing and several of the RBR Road Warriors! On the second Tuesday of each month leading up to the big race in May, come to Perrin Brewing for a 1-3 mile run that starts and ends back at Perrin. […]

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10:00 am

LowellArts Holiday Artists Market

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 10:00 am - Monday, January 1, 2018 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 23, 2017

LowellArts!, 223 West Main St.
Lowell, MI , 49331 United States
Free

November 7 – December 23 At LowellArts, 223 W Main St, Lowell, MI 49331 The annual LowellArts Holiday Artists Market features artwork by over 50 area artists. Artwork and other handmade items by Michigan artists will be available for purchase during the gift-giving season. Gift items include: pottery, paintings, photography, jewelry, textiles, glasswork, handbags, woodwork, metalwork, wreaths, basketry, ornaments, candles, […]

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5:00 pm

Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival 3-Day Pass

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall, Grand Rapids Michigan, 303 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

Savor the finest culinary experience in the Midwest during this annual pre-holiday celebration. Drawing more than 18,000 people-from the novice looking for an introduction to the world of epicurean culture to the connoisseur who appreciates the finest things in life-this is the weekend to gather for an ultimate pre-holiday experience. This event features an Enhanced Elite Wine Collection, The Vineyard, […]

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Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival Single Event

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - Saturday, November 18, 2017 @ 10:00 pm
DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall, Grand Rapids Michigan, 303 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

Savor the finest culinary experience in the Midwest during this annual pre-holiday celebration. Drawing more than 18,000 people-from the novice looking for an introduction to the world of epicurean culture to the connoisseur who appreciates the finest things in life-this is the weekend to gather for an ultimate pre-holiday experience. This event features an Enhanced Elite Wine Collection, The Vineyard, […]

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5:45 pm

Yoga at GRAM

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 5:45 pm - Thursday, December 14, 2017 @ 6:45 pm
Grand Rapids Art Museum, 101 Monroe Center St NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

The Grand Rapids Art Museum and AM Yoga present Yoga at GRAM, sponsored by Priority Health. Join us for Vinyasa-style yoga classes with instructors Ashley Yost and Mali Jane. All levels are welcome. Yoga is the art of connecting mind with body through movement, breath, and meditation. Art and yoga have complementary and intrinsically valuable benefits. Art provides us with […]

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6:00 pm

Live Irish Music

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Flanagan’s Irish Pub, 139 Pearl St NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

One of the most fulfilling aspects of running a pub is being a home for the local community. The Irish have been gathering to play music in their local pub for centuries and centuries, since before electricity - and we walk that well-worn path with our ancestors. Flanagan's is proud to host live traditional sessions every Thursday (6pm) and Sunday […]

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6:30 pm

Beer Explorers: Beer & Dragons

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl Street NW
Grand Rapids, 49504 United States
$10 – $20

Join the GRPM, along with New Holland Brewing for a special Beer Explorers ending with Dragon’s Milk! The signature beer of New Holland ties in with the GRPM’s traveling exhibit Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids! Enjoy an interactive overview of the various types of New Holland Brewery beer and how they are each made, and then visit the traveling exhibit for […]

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7:00 pm

Auditions: The Dance Off | The Pyramid Scheme: Thu 11/16

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Pyramid Scheme, 68 Commerce Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

Calling all dancers, all ages, all styles. Group or solo performers. If you love to dance, and you've got the moves, we'd love to share them with West Michigan. 20 contestants will be chosen to compete on December 9th. Application form: http://www.thedanceoff.co/audition-form

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FHN Presents: Beauty and the Beast

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - Saturday, November 18, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Forest Hills Fine Arts Center, 600 Forest Hills Ave
Grand Rapids, MI 49546 United States

Forest Hills Northern presents, Beauty and the Beast at the Fine Arts Center November 16th, 17th, and 18th. Show times are 7:00 pm all three nights, with a 3:00 pm matinee on the 18th. Tickets can be bought at the door or online at showtix4u.com : 8$ for students and 10$ for adults! Hope to see you there!

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Music in the Stacks: Karisa Wilson

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Grand Rapids Public Library, Main Library - 111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

Have a musical interlude in the library! As you browse the collection, enjoy a performance by Karisa Wilson Music, an award-winning songwriter and native Grand Rapidian. Wilson is a classically trained violinist, guitarist, and singer who performs a soulful blend of folk, pop, and jazz. She performs solo, with a backing band, or with the Bluewater Kings Band. This event […]

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8:00 pm

Buku, Luzcid, Bread N Butter, Sesh at The Stache

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 1:30 am
The Intersection, 133 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

SectionLive presents Buku with special guest LUZCID and local support from Bread N Butter and S e s h on Thursday, November 16th at The Stache at The Intersection. 17+ w/ ID | Doors 8pm | Tickets $12 (First 50), $15 ADV/DOS On sale Friday 9/8 a 10am!

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9:00 pm

Drugs In The Carpet / Scary Women / Maggie May

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 9:00 pm - Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 12:00 am
Mulligan’s Pub, 1518 Wealthy St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49506 United States

FREE SHOW 11.16.2017 Music Starts 9pm (21+) mulliganspubgr.com **It's Ladies Night!!!** Drugs In The Carpet - Punk Rock from Kalamazoo, MI https://www.facebook.com/drugsinthecarpet/ Scary Women - Scary Women is a band out of Lansing, Michigan. Aside from delivering searing rock and roll, they also aim to celebrate frightening females. https://www.facebook.com/scarywomenband/ Maggie May - Folk Punk from Grand Rapids, MI https://www.facebook.com/maggiemay347 For […]

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9:30 pm

Abram Shook, Blanca Luz – LIVE at Founders

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 9:30 pm - Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 12:30 am
Founders Taproom – Grand Rapids, 235 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

We at Founders Taproom are super stoked to bring you what will be an incredible FREE show with the artful Dream Pop of Austin, Texas' Abram Shook and the modern Indie Rock of GR's Blanca Luz. Gonna be a good one for sure. Here's some selected press for Abram Shook: ...dreamy...refreshing...it slides along with a swelling effervescence... STEREOGUM Honestly, this […]

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