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!

Dynamic Variation:

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!

Experiences
Experiences

Ideas for Your Girlfriends’ Getaway in Grand Rapids

  • by L’Oreal Walton photo by Dorelle Brock for Experience GR.
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As a young professional, getting together with my closest friends is one of my favorite ways to…

Food & Dining
Food & Dining

College Student's Guide to Hosting Friends and Family

  • by Sarah McCrackin photo by Ashley Wierenga for Experience GR
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If you couldn’t tell from its creative and lively atmosphere, Grand Rapids is a college town…

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…

Family
Family

A Local's Guide to GR-Area Playgrounds

  • by Matthew Makowski photo by Paul Jendrasiak for Experience GR
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The Makowski family loves flights. Not of the airplane variety, however. I’m talking about…

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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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