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  • 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.
    East Grand Rapids
    A charming business district, all-season sports lake and beautifully maintained parks and homes distinguish this family-oriented suburb.
    Heartside
    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.…
    Southtown
    Diversity is the hallmark of Southtown, with numerous ethnic groups contributing to a vibrant mix of restaurants, shops and events.
    Uptown
    An eclectic mix of specialty shops, galleries, restaurants and entertainment venues reflect this area’s friendly, funky, fabulous character.
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    Ideas, Tours & Experiences

    Immerse yourself in the culture, cuisine and lifestyle of Grand Rapids with awesome interactive experiences and totally fascinating tours. Get a fresh perspective. Learn a new skill. And get a deeper understanding of the people and places that make this city so special.

    Guided Tours

    Let an expert guide you around some of the city's most fascinating landmarks, attractions, events and ways-of-life. You'll get the inside scoop on everything from art and architecture to beer and coffee.

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    Self-Guided Tours

    We provide directions and you chart your own course, choosing just what sparks your interest and curiosity. Select from arts, sports, nature, heritage, scenic beauty, beer and more easy-to-follow tours.


    Activities

    Fish for salmon or steelhead. Improve your wine or beer palate. Pick fruit fresh from the tree. These are just some of the interactive activities that await you in Grand Rapids, depending on the season.

    Classes

    If you like to inject a little learning into your travel, you're in the right place. Choose from a wide range of classes in a wide range of the city's specialties, including art, cuisine, exercise and more.