The World’s Largest ArtPrize 2010

This weekend, we are heading out to Grand Rapids for ArtPrize!

ArtPrize is a one-of-a-kind event that transforms the entire city into an art gallery. Artists from all over the world display their work all over the city, and attendees get to vote for the winners.

In keeping with the spirit of ArtPrize, we want you to tell us what we should go see this weekend.  Here are the suggestions we’ve gotten so far – feel free to leave a comment and add to it.  We’ll do our best to get to all of them!

If you’re also going to be in Grand Rapids this weekend, Brent Pliskow (one of our Twitter followers) was kind enough to organize a Pure Michigan meet up on Sunday afternoon.  We’d love for you to stop by and say hi!

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Traveling on the S.S. Badger

Cindy Richards, Michigan Travel Ideas contributing writer, shares how to make traveling to Michigan with kids as quiet, peaceful and fun as possible.

The mere thought of a six-hour road trip from Chicago to Traverse City with two teenagers is enough to send me into a nervous panic. My children are no longer satisfied with playing I-Spy. Now they want electronic toys and games, which aren’t cheap! When we started planning our trip to Michigan, I looked for any option possible to keep us out of the car for an extended amount of time. That’s when I found my savior—the S.S. Badger.

S.S Badger

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