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Welcome to Grand Rapids:

9th Annual Michigan Music Conference
Thursday, January 16 - Saturday, January 18, 2014
DeVos Place Convention Center and the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids, Michigan


Grand Rapids is pulling out all the stops to assure an incredible meeting experience!

 Amway Grand Plaza Hotel  


MMC has negotiated reduced room rates at these (4) hotels for those attending the 9th Annual Michigan Music Conference in Grand Rapids.

Amway Grand Plaza Hotel (headquarters hotel)

JW Marriott

Courtyard by Marriott Downtown

Note:  The above 3 hotels are connected by an indoor walkway that leads to the DeVos Place Convention Center.

Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown--withing walking distance to the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel and DeVos Place Convention Center

Click here to make your hotel reservation!

 Facilities Widget DVP  

DeVos Place Convention Center

The 2014 Michigan Music Conference will be held at DeVos Place Convention Center in downtown Grand Rapids! This magnificent facility puts visitors right in the middle of everything happening in downtown Grand Rapids.

 Devos Place Front  


Click here for a parking map of downtown Grand Rapids.

Eats JDeck outside dining  


Grand Rapids offers an astonishing breadth and depth of restaurants. Local chefs emphasize fresh, creative, farm-to-table cuisine. There are dozens of eateries within walking distance of downtown hotels and hundreds throughout the city. Click the Dining link at left for a taste.

Click here for a map of downtown restaurants offering dining discounts.

Nightlife - the BOB  


This is the perfect place to unwind after a long day! Brewpubs, sports bars, live music and comedy clubs can be found within walking distance of downtown hotels, and throughout the city. Click the Nightlife link at left to plan your night(s) out.



From mega malls to independent boutiques, Grand Rapids is a treasure-hunter's paradise. Unique art galleries and specialty shops are found throughout downtown and surrounding neighborhoods. Click the Shopping link at left to see what's in store for you.

 Family Art Museum  

Art & Culture

Grand Rapids is renowned for its support of the arts. City streets are lined with sculptures, two downtown art museums captivate visitors and Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has been named one of the world's "Top 30 Must-See Museums." Great live music and theatre, too! Check it out at the Other Things To Do link at left.

 Family - Running at Gardens  

Family Playcation

Families of all ages will find lots to see and do in Grand Rapids. From amusement parks to zoos, your kids will enjoy a safe, friendly, wholesome good time. Click on Other Things To Do link at left to get your kids excited about coming to town with you.