The Chocolate Tree E-mail
Visitors to Frederik Meijer Gardens will have the chance to take a journey and see how chocolate is made from start to finish when The Amazing Chocolate Tree opens. Beginning May 25, The new exhibition features fourteen different indoor and outdoor elements including a 20-foot flower dome, a chocolate factory and a chocolate garden.

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2007 Memorial Day Parade & Event Guide E-mail


Find times and locations for Memorial Day parades and events in Grand Rapids and around West Michigan.

Grand Rapids Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony - The annual Memorial Day Parade begins at 8 p.m. on May 30 at the N. Division and Michigan Ave overpass downtown. The parade then proceeds south to Fulton Street and then east to Veteran's Park, where it will be followed by a special ceremony.

2007 Memorial Day Parade Guide

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River Bank Run Returns for 30th Year E-mail
The largest 25K race in the United States returns for a 30th year to downtown Grand Rapids May 12. More than 2,000 participants pre-registered for the event, which includes the 25K USA National Championship, a 5K run, 5K Community Walk and Junior events. Top prize in the Championship Division this year is $4,000 for both the men's and women's competitions.

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New Expos Debut at DeVos Place E-mail
Two new expos open their doors for the first time at DeVos Place this weekend: the West Michigan Cottage & Lakefront Living Show and the Grand Rapids Patio, Pool and Spa Show.

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GRNow Weekend Guide April 20-22 E-mail
This weekend features the debut of the Pool, Patio and Spa and Lakefront Living shows at DeVos Place. Plus, the Rampage, Whitecaps and Flight are all playing at home and the Grand Rapids Ballet takes the stage.

Complete April 20-22 Weekend Guide
 
2007 Grand Rapids & West Michigan Summer Festival Guide E-mail
Grand Rapids & West Michigan hosts dozens of outdoor festivals, celebrations and fairs. Here's our comprehensive list that covers everything from May through mid-September including Festival of the Arts, Celebration on the Grand, Coast Guard Festival, 28th Street Metro Cruise and many more.

2007 Summer Festival Guide
 
Meijer Gardens Announces Summer Concerts E-mail
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park announced the return of its outdoor summer concert series for a fifth season on Friday. The four-month series of nationally-known jazz, pop, country and blues artists kicks off June 14th with Grammy Award winner Mary Chapin Carpenter. Other artists scheduled to perform include Nickel Creek, Lyle Lovett and Over the Rhine.

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Van Andel Institute Breaks Ground on Phase II E-mail
The Van Andel Institute formally announced its $170 million Phase II expansion project with a special groundbreaking ceremony April 12. Scheduled for completion late in 2009, the eight-story, 240,000 square-foot addition will triple available lab space and create approximately 550 jobs for the Grand Rapids economy.

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