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 […]

COMING SOON: The Cheesecake Factory Comes to Woodland Mall

Who doesn’t love cheesecake? Fans of this rich, creamy treat will be happy to know that a Cheesecake Factory restaurant will be opening in the Woodland Mall! Known for it’s extensive menu and delectable desserts, the location will certainly be an exciting asset to the shopping center, which has already solidified it’s spot as a premier dining and entertainment destination. […]

17 Things to Do this St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

Round up your GREEN gear and get ready for GREEN beer – we’ve got 17 Things to Do this St. Patrick’s Day Weekend! But first, DON’T drink and drive  Don’t rely on the luck of the Irish to get your drunk @$$ home! Be responsible and use the many options for getting around. Hop on a trolley, park for $2 […]

#GrandNew: Hancock Restaurant Now Open on Wealthy Street in Uptown

You may live in Grand Rapids but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the taste of Nashville right here in town. Hancock Grand Rapids is now open at 1157 Wealthy St SE (corner of Wealthy and Fuller). This rehabbed historical building, once service station, is bringing that downhome cooking to the Uptown/Wealthy Street neighborhood.  Hancock officially opened their shop on March 11, […]