New Trip
  • Your Trip is Empty
View My Trip ›
  • Destination
  • Downtown
    Enjoy a huge range of entertainment, dining, shopping and sightseeing opportunities, all within an easy, eye-catching 10-minute walk.
    West Side
    From tigers and coffee to meat markets and Mexican restaurants, the West Side is a fascinating mix of old-school and up-and-coming.
    Grit, growth and creativity characterize this downtown neighborhood, which boasts unique galleries, clever dining spots and many pleasant…
    Heritage Hill
    One of the nation’s top old-house neighborhoods – with 1,300 buildings dating back to 1844 – is just a five-minute walk from downtown.
    Medical Mile
    This world-class health-sciences corridor is spurring new retail and residential developments well beyond its namesake mile.
    North Quarter
    The city’s largest park, tiniest burger joint, oldest sweet shop and newest best-bar winner are just a few of the pleasures that await visitors.…
    Diversity is the hallmark of Southtown, with numerous ethnic groups contributing to a vibrant mix of restaurants, shops and events.
    An eclectic mix of specialty shops, galleries, restaurants and entertainment venues reflect this area’s friendly, funky, fabulous character.
    Choose from our curated Personas.
    Grand Rapids Aerial

    Contact Us

    Our convention services team can help you with everything from promoting your event to planning assistance and on-site coordination.

    Tim Nelson

    Tim Nelson, CMP, GMS, CTA | Convention Services Manager for National and Regional events and repeat business
    (616) 233-3556 |

    Andie Newcomer
    Andie Newcomer, CMP, GMS, CTA | Convention Services Manager for State events and repeat business
    (616) 233-3559
    Nina Fox
    Nina Fox, CTA | Convention Services Specialist
    (616) 233-3540 |