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Weekend of August 11-13
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10 Things To Do this Weekend: August 11th-13th

Whether you feel like running a half marathon, cleaning out the hazardous waste from your home, viewing old cars, seeing War Bird airplanes, or enjoying great music -- there is something for everyone on the list this weekend.

There are plenty of activities for all ages.

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10 Things to do June 16-18, 2017
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10 Things to Do this Weekend: June 16th-18th

It is Father's Day Weekend! Get out with Dad and celebrate. We have parades, movies, festivals, a star from TV back in the 50's, events for Dads and much more...

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Weekend Activities June 9-11, 2017
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10 Things to Do this Weekend: June 9th-11th

Get out and enjoy the nice summer weather. We have carnivals and festivals, food, music, fishing and more!

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Lori stoll
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Jazz at GRandJazzFest This Summer Will be Fantastic and Free

It's one of the most anticipated festivals in Grand Rapids. GRandJazzFest, August 19 and 20 is back for it's sixth year at Rosa Parks Circle, in downtown Grand Rapids.

Presented by DTE Energy Foundation, the FREE weekend of top jazz has a great performance lineup of eleven acts featuring Saxophonist Richard Elliot as headliner.

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GRand Jazz Fest Coming Back This Summer

presented by DTE Energy Foundation, is back for it's 6th year, returning to Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids this August 19th and 20th. The Jazz Fest is West Michigan’s only free, weekend-long jazz festival.

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Laughfest
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Help LaughFest Break the Mannequin Challenge Record

LaughFest season is approaching, and every year organizers kick off the event with a record-breaking attempt. This year, they're taking a little bit of a different approach with a viral video sensation that flooded the internet in 2016...

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Spend Valentine’s Day in Grand Rapids with these Fun Date Ideas!

Valentine's Day is quickly approaching and if you're still trying to figure out plans, here's a guide to help you get started.

It doesn't matter if you're single, in a relationship or just looking for something different to do, a lot of places around Grand Rapids have something for everyone...

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Townsquare Media
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Ice Skating at Rosa Parks Circle Starts Friday!

We have officially entered the month of December and that means a bunch of winter activities to look forward to.

Ice skating is obviously one of the favorites and this Friday, 12/2, ice skating at Rosa Parks Circle in Downtown Grand Rapids will open for the season...

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Wendy Reed/Townsquare Medai
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Second ‘Not My President’ Protest Planned for Saturday in Downtown Grand Rapids

After Thursday night's Not My President Protest in Downtown Grand Rapids, folks have already started planning another protest for this weekend.

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Matt Milhouse/Townsquare Media
Matt Milhouse/Townsquare Media
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Ice Skating Returns to Rosa Parks Circle December 2

Rosa Parks Circle is preparing to open another season of ice skating in downtown Grand Rapids. Open skating will officially begin on Friday, December 2, 2016 at 6 p.m.

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Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
Matt Milhouse, Townsquare Media
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ArtPrize Eight Opens Wednesday With Celebration at Rosa Parks Circle

The Grand Valley State University Laker Marching Band, GVSU Dance Company and WGVU Nerd Walk will kick-off ArtPrize Wednesday, September 21, at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids.

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Courtesy GRandJazzFest
Courtesy GRandJazzFest
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Downtown Grand Rapids Jazz Fest Needs Your Help

Want to have some fun this August, enjoy some Cool Jazz, and help with a wonderful event? Volunteer for the GRandJazzFest!

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