Matthew Makowski is a professional storyteller, comic book aficionado, proud husband, purveyor of positivity, and local tourist who loves promoting the awesomeness of Grand Rapids for Experience Grand Rapids. Away from his writing, Matthew enjoys burying his nose in comic books, cosplaying for charity as Captain America with The League of Enchantment, volunteering at Humane Society of West Michigan, exploring West Michigan with his beautiful wife, and sipping White Russians with his corgi, The Dude, by his side. You can follow his adventures on social media @MightyMattyMak.
Grand Rapids is a foodie’s paradise, particularly for those with a sweet tooth. The city’s culinary landscape is filled with visionaries and pioneers in their respective food genres, and donuts are no... Read More ›
Underground Cookie Club . Daddy Pete’s BBQ . Do Your Wurst . D&D’s Gluten-Free . Patty Matters , winner of the 2019 Food Truck Burger of the Year award by Mobile Cuisine. These are just a handful of more... Read More ›
Widely recognized for its exceptional food, Grand Rapids is a true foodie destination. Restaurants across the city offer unique, specialty weekend brunch menus paired with adult beverages. Weekend... Read More ›
Sometimes the weight of life calls for a healthy dose of the best medicine out there: laughter. If you’re on the prowl for a proper belly laugh, there are multiple venues and performance groups in... Read More ›