Contact Us
pure michigan

pure michigan - Page 2

YouTube
YouTube
[

Jeff Daniels & David Letterman Discuss How Awesome Michigan Is [Video]

I generally don't catch late night TV. I go to bed too early to see any of the late night shows, but generally if something noteworthy happens, I find out about it eventually. Like this - Wednesday night, Michigan native Jeff Daniels was on with David Letterman, and they had quite a lengthy conversation about just how awesome Michigan is!

Read More

Youtube
Youtube
[

Pure Michigan Ad Featuring Grand Rapids Begins Airing Nationally [Video]

Grand Rapids is getting another moment in the spotlight thanks to Pure Michigan.

A 30 second television ad featuring Grand Rapids will air nationally on 10 different networks for three weeks, beginning today.

Read More

Facebook
Facebook
[

Zip The Grand A Finalist For $5,000 Pure Michigan Jump Start Prize

Pure Michigan's Jump Start Prize will award $5,000 towards one project to help tourism in Michigan.

The five finalists were just announced and includes the Grand Rapids project Zip the Grand.

Read More

pure_michigan logo
[

“Pure Michigan” Advertising is Going National

Michigan is going to be on the national stage soon.

The Pure Michigan campaign, our famous advertising campaign to bring more tourists in Michigan, will hit the national stage once again with new ads.  The new series will focus on Ann Arbor, Mackinac Island, The Henry Ford, and Traverse City.

Read More

Youtube, "The Grand Rapids Choir of Men & Boys"
Youtube, "The Grand Rapids Choir of Men & Boys"
[

Pure Michigan Lip Dub Debuts: Features Grand Rapids – Holland – Muskegon [Video]

The Pure Michigan lip dub has been released!

The Pure Michigan Statewide Singalong debuted this afternoon at Ford Field during halftime of the Detroit Lions game, then on Youtube.

The video features Grand Rapids, Holland, Muskegon, and more!

Read More

Twitter
Twitter
[

Rob Bliss + Pure Michigan Lip Dub Video Will Debut September 9

Pure Michigan's latest campaign involves a lip dub created by Rob Bliss and Jeff Barrett of Status Creative.  Bliss and Barrett traveled across Michigan visiting 50 cities in 10 days, including Grand Rapids.

The lip dub will debut September 9.

Read More

Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images
Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images
[

Golf Deals That You Can’t Beat

Golf is a big part of what Michigan is all about!

Okay, so not everybody plays golf and I realize that not everybody even cares about golf.  But, golf is one of the driving forces of the Michigan Tourism economy.  With some of the best courses and resorts in the country, we're blessed that we have such a desirable state to visit and play in.

Read More

Facebook
Facebook
[

The Rob Bliss Pure Michigan Road Trip Will Stop In Grand Rapids On Thursday

Pure Michigan's latest campaign officially kicked off yesterday.

Rob Bliss and Jeff Barrett of Status Creative are taking a 10-day, 50 city road trip across Michigan.  They will be filming the trip and plan to stop in Grand Rapids on Thursday.

Read More

Photo by Chris Clark-Pool/Getty Images)
Photo by Chris Clark-Pool/Getty Images)
[

Experience Grand Rapids Holding Photo Contest

It's time to take those 'city-scape' photo's of Grand Rapids and, maybe, win some prises.

Experience Grand Rapids is celebrating National Travel & Tourism Week with a community-wide Instagram photo contest, and the person who best captures the city's beauty, excitement and local flavor in a single photo will win a prize package valued at $300.

* One night stay in the Courtyard by Marriott Grand Rapids - Downtown

* Two tickets to Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, Gerald R. Ford Museum, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids Children's Museum, Grand Rapids Public Museum, John Ball Zoo, and Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, and,

* One Polaroid wireless printer

Read More

flickr.com/sea turtle
flickr.com/sea turtle
[

Oooey Goooey Chewy Chocolate! Hudsonville Ice Cream Says “Invent A Flavor Grand Rapids”

It's all in a name!  How many times have you heard that?  It's true.  I don't even like the typical ice creams flavors like chocolate or vanilla but put a new spin of them and mix in some crunchy, chewy, oooey, gooey stuff and I can't resist

Read More

missionpoint1
[

Pure Michigan Beauty

Thanks to the Pure Michigan advertising campaign, tourists from around the country are discovering the cool places Michigan has to offer. I was surprised to see so many out of state license plates on the cars parked at Mission Point Park last weekend

Read More

Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images
Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images
[

Looks Like Those Pure Michigan Commercials Are Working After All. Tourism Is Up!

"Pure Michigan"...you know the commercials with Tim Allen talking in a relaxed almost hypnotic tone.  Well, it appears that those commercials touting Michigan as the great escape have worked.   Tourism in the state is way up!

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://rivergrandrapids.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for The River's Loyal Listeners Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The River's Loyal Listeners Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.