Dynamic Variation:

Fall Color Tour

West Michigan's abundant forests helped fuel Grand Rapids' rise as "furniture capital of the world" in the late 19th-early 20th centuries. While many hardwoods were sacrificed to sawmills in those…

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Visit John Ball Zoo's Red Pandas & More

For more than 125 years, John Ball Zoo has given Grand Rapids locals and visitors of all ages the experience to learn more about animals from around the world. The zoo is home to over 2,400 animals…

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Reeds Lake Bike Route

Reeds Lake is a classic Grand Rapids cycling route. In all sorts of weather you’ll encounter a variety of people, bikes, and dog walkers taking advantage of the paved pathways and quiet neighborhoods…

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Local’s Guide to U-Pick Apple Farms & Orchards

Grand Rapids has the best of both worlds – a vibrant city life along with dozens of nearby farms filled with easy-to-pick, delicious fruit. The city’s proximity to the Fruit Ridge, a region northwest…

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Dog-Friendly Spots in Grand Rapids

It's a common scenario: You're on your way out the door for a fun day exploring Grand Rapids, and then your canine companion flashes you with sad puppy dog eyes… You find yourself wishing you could…

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Experience GR, Three Day Itinerary

Grand Rapids is a destination like no other - one on the leading edge of art, culture, dining and nightlife. Minutes away from world-class beaches and a lake so vast it feels like the edge of the…

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Experience GR, One Day Itinerary

Does your group have only a single day to get a feel and flavor of Grand Rapids? No problem – we’ve assembled this easy-to-manage itinerary of group-friendly attractions and activities that highlights…

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Food Itinerary

Named Michigan's Best Food City and the most affordable foodie city in the U.S., Grand Rapids is a gourmet's delight. Choose from the following to create your group's custom food itinerary: Food…

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Beer Itinerary

Voted Beer City USA in nationwide polls, named Best Beer Town and Best Beer Scene by USA Today, Grand Rapids is an essential destination for beer lovers. Choose from the following to create your…

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