#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 | […]

#GRANDNEW | River North Public House

Location | 2115 Plainfield Ave NE {Creston Neighborhood | Recently Citizen Tiki Bar} Hours | M – Th 3PM – 10PM | F & Sa 11AM- 10PM | Su 11AM – 8PM Speciality | Family Friendly Neighborhood Restaurant The Grand Rapids restaurant scene is constantly changing and evolving. Local restaurant owner Rachel Lee recently shifted direction when she closed her […]

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 | […]

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 […]

Proposal to Build a Grocery Store in Eastown Awaits Approval

As Grand Rapids continues to grow, unused spaces are being scouted for their potential to become a part of the thriving business community. To this end, Jacey Ehmann – president and founder of Grand Rapids’ Metric Structure – has purchased the property located at 1201 Wealthy St. SE {corner of Wealthy & Fuller} in hopes to build a grocery store. […]

Laser Tag with Santa

Come have some fun playing laser tag and get your picture with Santa. We have a great special going on. $20 gets you a 30 minute laser tag session and a photo with Santa. Have siblings each additional person is $18. Don’t want to play laser tag…No problem $5 for just the photo. You will also get the option to […]

2018 Ada Chili & Beer Festival

The Ada Chili and Beer Festival features some of Michigan’s best local breweries, a chili cook-off among the most talented chefs in Grand Rapids, and live music. The kid-friendly event is held in The Community Church Parking lot (7239 Thornapple River Dr. SE. Ada). The event is from 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. The festival supports the Community Church of Ada and […]

Prenatal Massage for Partners

Provides opportunity for couples to explore Massage as a natural pain relief method for pregnancy and childbirth. Whether you are planning a medicated or unmedicated birth, this class will bring ease and comfort to your pregnancy, labor and birth. In this 2-hour, fun, relaxing and interactive class, couples learn many methods of nurturing therapy and simple strategies for comfort during […]

Registration Has Begun for Turkey Trot 2018

Photo courtesy of MLive Thanksgiving Day is a time for reflection and being with family. Start your Thanksgiving off right this year by participating in the Grand Rapids 2018 Turkey Trot. Registration has just begun so be sure to reserve your spot! The Turkey Trot is a 5k run that starts at 8 AM on Thanksgiving Day at Van Andel […]