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Grand Rapids, Michigan

From world-class attractions and outdoor recreation to nationally ranked food and craft beverage scenes – Grand Rapids, Michigan is filled with unexpected surprises. Discover why we're America’s Best Beer City, the nation’s Craft Beverage Capital, and a Top 20 U.S. Foodie City. Get an eyeful of spectacular art and an earful of live music. Explore our endless opportunities for family fun. Make your travel dreams come true in Grand Rapids!

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Flights of Flavor are unique food and/or drink pairings that let you sample multiple flavors at once. You'll find them at some of the area's best restaurants and breweries - and you'll get rewarded for trying them!

Family
Family

World of Winter Family Itinerary

  • by Jackie Kanyolo photo by Bryan Esler for Experience GR. Artist: Chalk River Labs
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Grand Rapids is the city I’ve called home my whole life. And while I’ve traveled…

Shopping
Shopping

Local Gifts to Give from Grand Rapids

  • by Ashley Wierenga photo by Ashley Wierenga for Experience GR
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When it comes to making sure you have something special for everyone on your list, it’s easy…

Cocktails & Spirits
Cocktails & Spirits

Dive Bars to Check Out in Grand Rapids

  • by Rick Jensen photo by Austin Graff (@austinkgraff on Instagram)
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The term “dive bar” has evolved in meaning over the years. What once meant an…

Food & Dining
Food & Dining

Grand Rapids Restaurants That Focus on Accessibility

  • by Cameron Young photo by Leigh Ann Cobb for Experience GR
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Several years ago, Experience Grand Rapids asked four local residents with disabilities to share…

Experiences
Experiences

Local's Guide to Hosting a Party in GR

  • by Madey Lutenski photo by Experience Grand Rapids
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  • 5 min story

As the designated party planner of my friend group and family, I understand the struggles of…

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