Shop Small Business Saturday on November 24, 2012. Small businesses contribute towards the health and well-being of their communities. American Express launched Small Business Saturday in 2010 to help spur holiday business for small businesses that were trying to survive the recession. This annual event has grown to local communities all over the country, just [...]
Three communities have come together to share their Minnesota’s Nature vision. The communities of Deer River, Grand Rapids and Coleraine/Bovey have come together to depict their community through three individual murals. These murals are located on the south side of the MacRostie Art Center building in downtown Grand Rapids. […]
Fall is a great time for a Girlfriends Weekend Getaway to Minnesota’s nature. Grand Rapids is known for its large volume of arts & crafts shows, bazaars and holiday open houses starting deer hunting opener weekend. This year there are hundreds of vendors showcasing arts, crafts, homemade food items, and a wide variety of delectable [...]
The winds of change that are happening in the Grand Rapids, MN area are upon us. As we move into the official fall season here in Minnesota’s nature, we want to celebrate what mother nature has blest us with. Here in Grand Rapids we have a lot of natural amenities that surround us every day. [...]
Thank you to all who entered the Visit Grand Rapids Blog Golf Giveaway. Congratulations to the Golf Giveaway winner Kristen Campos!
On June 26, 2012 the Minnesota Wild and Fox Sports North announced that Grand Rapids, Minnesota will host the 2013 Hockey Day in Minnesota. Hockey Day has become a hockey tradition in Minnesota, and Grand Rapids is proud to be the host for the 2013 event. The 2013 Hockey Day in Minnesota will be the [...]
Crowds gathered at the vendor display area, which included more booths than in years past. One of the annual events in Grand Rapids that always draws a large crowd is the Tall Timber Days festival. This year’s event was held on August 3-5, 2013 in historic downtown Grand Rapids, Minnesota. [...]