Congrats to the Grand Rapids Griffins - Calder Cup Champions! You make Grand Rapids proud! ...more
Vote to name Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park the 8th Wonder of the World, now through Sept. 30! ...more
The Improvisational Quilts of Susana Allen Hunter at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. May - Aug 2013 ...more
Restaurants will offer creative 3-courses for $25 while others will offer a 2 for $25 for 3-courses Aug 14-24. ...more
Follow Gerald Ford from his birth in Nebraska, to his growing up in Grand Rapids. Ford Museum - Until 2013 ...more
Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition allows guests to experience the legend of Titanic. Feb 9 - Jul 7. ...more
See recovered artifacts and personal stories of crews on such memorable ships as the Edmund Fitzgerald. ...more
Part arts festival, part social experiment - decided solely on a public vote. Sept. 18 through Oct. 6, 2013. ...more
Grab your friends, sisters, mother or daughter and escape for a girls-only weekend in Grand Rapids! ...more
Chocked-full of information to help you plan your trip... more
It's no secret that Grand Rapids, a Cool City with Great Beer, has gotten a lot of attention for the craft beer scene. Voted 2012 Beer City USA, Grand Rapids is home to Founders, the 3rd best brewery in the world, and HopCat, voted both the #1 brewpub in the US and the 3rd best beer bar on Earth.
So why not get a taste of our many local craft breweries with your own self-guided craft beer tour and see for yourself why thestreet.com put Grand Rapids on the Top 10 Vacation Cities for Beer Lovers list!
Not only can you use the craft beer tour map below to forge your own path along our beer trail of over 20 local craft breweries, but you can now go behind the scenes at two of the area's most noted breweries, with guided Founders Brewery Tours and Brewery Vivant Tours every Saturday! Each tour provides a personalized, insider look at every step of the process, from fermenting to bottling. We're proud of how we brew here in Beer City USA, and we're not afraid to share it!
Click on the map to download a printable map.