GR{KNOW} | Pottery Lane To Renovate Aging Building on Wealthy Street

Pottery Lane is known as a shop where locals can get their hands dirty while creating unique pottery designs. New developments are underway as owner Kelly Kermode has announced plans to possibly purchase and renovate an aging building on Wealthy St. as a new location.  The building Kermode is looking to buy is located at 710 Wealthy St SE. Kermode […]

#GRANDNEW | Amped Reality Takes Grand Rapids Entertainment to the Next Level

Have you ever wanted to go to space? Or immerse your body into your favorite video game? Not only is new technology making that possible, but you don’t have to travel far to get these types of experiences. Amped Reality is bringing it right to Grand Rapids with their virtual reality experience center! Date Opening | Open Now Location | […]

GR{KNOW} | 4th of July Weekend Fun in West Michigan

July 4th week is upon us and we’re rounding up the best places to go to and enjoy those fireworks! If you are spending the holiday in the West Michigan area, check out a variety of suggestions below. Cascade Township July 4th Celebration: A book sale, parade, flyby, games, rides, music and fireworks all in one event? Well that’s what […]

GR{KNOW} | Fruit Fest Comes to Downtown Market Grand Rapids

  Summertime in West Michigan is all about splashing in the pool, going to the beach and eating those delicious summer fruits. The Grand Rapids Downtown Market is celebrating the season in a big way with Fruit Fest. Learn more about what you can expect when you drop by.  Event | Fruit Fest Location | Downtown Market Grand Rapids | […]

GR{KNOW} | Design Updates to the Exterior of the Van Andel Arena Underway

Van Andel Arena is in the heart of Grand Rapids and a terrific venue for major concerts and sporting events. Now there will be even more to look forward to when you visit the arena for an event. Plans are in the works for an exterior facelift to make the location more modern and practical. The project will include an […]

#GRANDNEW | New Waterfront Concert Series In Grand Haven

In West Michigan we take full advantage of all that summer has to offer. The Summer Sessions Waterfront Concert Series coming to Grand Haven is expected to take the concert experience {and season} to another level. Event | Summer Sessions | Waterfront Concert Series Location | Lynne Sherwood Waterfront Stadium | 1 N. Harbor Drive, Grand Haven, MI 49417 When | […]

#GRANDNEW | Break Room Therapy Coming To Byron Center

When you’re booked and busy while doing all of the things, a stress reliever is absolutely necessary! Break Room Therapy may be able to help you in this department. Opening in West Michigan on Thursday, June 6, Break Room Therapy will offer you this type of relief and you don’t have to worry about replacing your personal possessions. Here’s a bit […]

Festival of the Arts | A 50 Year Celebration

50.YEARS.STRONG aka HALF A CENTURY! Festival of the Arts is celebrating a major milestone as the longest running festival in Michigan and YOU’RE INVITED! Find out what you can expect when you attend this weekend’s event. The 2019 Festival of the Arts will take place on June 7, 8 and 9. This free event is a celebration of every type of […]

DAAC Finds New Location on Plainfield Avenue

  The Division Avenue Arts Collective (DAAC) has been serving the Grand Rapids community as an artistic outlet for over 15 years. Back in 2013, the collective left their location on Division Avenue when the building come under new ownership. They are happy to announce that they have found a new venue! Where | 1553 Plainfield Avenue {Creston Neighborhood} About […]

Get To GR{Know} | Paul Jendrasiak

Paul McCartney. KISS. Aerosmith. Taylor Swift. Metallica. These are all legends that most of us can only hope to have seen from afar. During his 30 plus year career, Paul Jendrasiak has been lucky enough to have had the chance to photograph all of these buzz-worthy musicians, as well as many more when they played music venues in the West […]