Visiting GR

Courtesy of Experience Grand Rapids.

Courtesy of Experience Grand Rapids.

Consistently named to top 10 lists, Grand Rapids was included in the New York Times’s list of top places to visit in 2016, a distinction it also received in 2015 from Groupon and from Lonely Planet in 2014. It has received dozens of accolades in recent years including being named as the Best Beer Town by USA Today. The city is a thriving hub of art and culture, boasting numerous museums and theaters, and is home to a host of restaurants, brew pubs, and bistros that have something for everyone.

Learn more at www.experiencegr.com.

Make a weekend of it!


 Tulip Time Festival
74 West 8th St.
Holland, MI 49423

 Ai Weiwei at Meijer Gardens: Natural State at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
Dates:  January 27, 2017 – August 20, 2017
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
616.957.1580

Creatures of Light Exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum
Dates:  March 11, 2017 – July 9, 2017
Grand Rapids Public Museum
272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
616.929.1700

Egypt: Be Curious at the Grand Rapids Public Museum
Grand Rapids Public Museum, 272 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

SPACE: A Journey to Our Future at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, 303 Pearl St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

 America’s Furniture City 5K
All tours start/end downtown JW Marriott Lobby, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, 235 Louis St. NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503