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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Grand Rapids is No. 8 on the list [of America's Best Towns to Visit] thanks to its vibrant arts scene, thriving beer culture and family-friendly recreation.

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!

Community
Community

Rockford

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Just 15 minutes north of downtown Grand Rapids, Rockford is a vibrant city filled with small-town…

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Community

Ada

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Nestled near the convergence of the Grand and Thornapple Rivers, Ada combines natural scenic beauty…

Women-Owned Businesses in Grand Rapids

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Grand Rapids is an entrepreneurial city, and our risk-taking, can-do spirit extends to women as well…

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Events

Fourth of July

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Fireworks, parades and live entertainment are just a few of the ways locals celebrate the birth of the…

Save on Attractions with Our Culture Pass

Receive admission into many cultural attractions around Grand Rapids as well as additional exclusive discounts with our $28.00 Culture Pass.

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